On July, 17 the Institute for Physics of Microstructures, Russian Academy of Science (RAS), Nizhny Novgorod, hosted the OPTEC Contest Winners Award Ceremony. The Contest offers grants to support young scientists at leading universities and research centers. Andrey Goldberg, Director, Central Office, OPTEC, and Prof. Zakhary Krasilnik, Director, Institute for Physics of Microstructures (IPM), awarded the grant certificates to Nizhny Novgorod's young researchers.
Surgical microscopes are becoming a fixture of a modern dentist's office. The microscopes are also used in orthopedic and other surgery, periodontics, maxillofacial surgery, and other fields of dentistry.