Kurchatov Institute National Research Centre Institute of atomic energy of Kurchatov
Central Federal District of the Russian Federation
Academician Kurchatov Square, 1
Institute of atomic energy of I.V. Kurchatov. The Kurchatov Institute was founded in 1943, is transformed to scientific center in 1991. The center is subordinated directly to the Government of the Russian Federation and is not a part of the Russian Academy of Sciences and the industry ministries.
2017: Scandal with delivery of the supercomputer
2016: The Kurchatov Institute will become the largest scientific technopark of Moscow
The Kurchatov Institute will receive the status of the largest scientific technopark of the capital. According to M24, Sergey Sobyanin in August, 2016 reported about it during survey of the research center. According to the mayor, the Kurchatov Institute is many years full-fledged technopark in which both the main research team, and numerous innovation firms works. Providing the status of technopark to institute will allow it to use the packet of tax benefits reducing tax burden on regional taxes on 25%.