Commemoration of the centenary of the birth of S M Rytov (Scientific session of the Physical Sciences Division of the Russian Academy of Sciences, 26 November 2008)
L.S. Doline aKotel'nikov Institute of Radio Engineering and Electronics, Russian Academy of Sciences, ul. Mokhovaya 11, kor. 7, Moscow, 125009, Russian Federation bThe Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, USA cLomonosov Moscow State University, Department of Physics, Leninskie Gory 1 build. 2, Moscow, 119991, Russian Federation dA M Obukhov Institute of Atmospheric Physics, Russian Academy of Sciences, Pyzhevskii per. 3, Moscow, 109017, Russian Federation eFederal Research Center Institute of Applied Physics of the Russian Academy of Sciences, ul. Ulyanova 46, Nizhny Novgorod, 603000, Russian Federation
A scientific session of the Physical Sciences Division of the Russian Academy of Sciences (RAS) was held in the Conference Hall of the P N Lebedev Physical Institute, RAS on November 26, 2008. The session was dedicated to the 100th anniversary of the birth of Sergei Mikhailovich Rytov. The following reports were presented at the session:
Gulyaev Yu V (V A Kotel’nikov Institute of Radioengineering and Electronics, RAS, Moscow) “Sergei Mikhailovich Rytov (Opening address)”;
Barabanenkov Yu N (V A Kotel’nikov Institute of Radioengineering and Electronics, RAS, Moscow) “Asymptotic limit of the radiative transfer theory in problems of multiple wave scattering in randomly inhomogeneous media”;
Kaplan A E, Volkov S N (Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, USA) “Local fields in nanolattices of strongly interacting atoms: nanostrata, giant resonances, ’magic numbers,’ and optical bistability”;
Klyatskin V I (A M Obukhov Institute of Atmospheric Physics, RAS, Moscow) “Modern methods for the statistical description of dynamical stochastic systems”;
Dolin L S (Institute of Applied Physics, RAS, Nizhny Novgorod) “Development of the radiative transfer theory as applied to instrumental imaging in turbid media”.