RAMS, No 1, Vol. 1, 2000
Dear Colleagues,

I would like to introduce you to the journal "Reviews on Advanced Materials Science", which is launched this year by Advanced Study Center Co.Ltd. (St.Petersburg, Russia).

If any one technology can be said to shape the face of today society, it is materials technology. New materials, materials processes and applications are of major importance in boosting many high technological sectors. As discussions and intererst in advanced materials science and technology grow, the new journal "Reviews on Advanced Materials Science" provides an international medium for the publication of reviews in the area of theoretical and experimental studies of advanced materials. Focuses are placed on nanostructured materials, high-transition-temperature superconductors, and high-melting point compounds.

Prospective authors are encouraged to correspond with the principal editor before submitting an article. Proposals should include an outline with key citations. All papers submitted will be rigorously peer-reviewed prior to publication.

The editors of the journal "Reviews on Advanced Materials Science" look forward to receiving your comments and contributions to the journal.

Have a useful enjoyable read!

Yours sincerely,

Ilya Ovid'ko
Principal Editor