I. The workshop on Interactions and Dynamics in Low Dimensional Quantum Systems (Rehovot, Israel, January, 2006).

1. V. Kashcheyevs, A. Aharony, and O. Entin-Wohlman, "Applicability of the equations-of-motions technique for quantum dots".

II. 13th International School on Microwave Electronics and Radiophysics (Saratov, Russia, January-February, 2006).

2. O. Dumbrajs, "Stochastic processes in gyrotrons". Abstracts: p. 77-78

III. 2nd Latvian conference "Functional materials and nanotechnologies" (Riga, Latvia, March, 2006).

3. C. Balasubramanian, S. Bellucci, A. Ivanov, A.I. Popov, H. Schober, I. Karbovnik, N. Krutyak, and V.Savchyn, "Nano structures of aluminium nitride: synthesis, characterization and applications". Abstracts: p. 10.

4. E.A. Kotomin, Yu.F. Zhukovskii, and Yu. Mastrikov, "First-principles modeling of surfaces and reactivity of oxide- and ABO3 perovskite surfaces". Abstracts: p. 33.

5. N.A. Zaporina, V.N. Timofeev, D. Bocharov, R. Krutohvostov, and J. Grabis, "Studies of multicomponenet nanodisperse powders by electron microscopy methods". Abstracts: p. 81.

6. Yu.F. Zhukovskii and E.A. Kotomin, "Theoretical simulation on the enhanced Li storage in the interfaces between transition metals and ionic lithium compounds used in Li batteries". Abstracts: p. 83.

IV. 22nd ISSP Conference (Riga, Latvia, March, 2006).

7. A. Gopejenko and S. Piskunov, "Electronic structure of pure and defective PbZrO3: first-principles calculations". Abstracts: p. 17.

8. D. Bocharov and A. Kuzmin, "Quantum chemical interpretation of x-ray absorption spectra in ABO3 compounds". Abstracts: p. 18.

9. G. Zvejnieks, V.N. Kuzovkov, V. Petrauskas, and E.E. Tornau, "Monte Carlo simulations of oxygen phase transitions in CO oxidation reaction on Pd(111) surface". Abstracts: p. 19.

V. The 4th International Conference "Information Technologies and Management", IT&M'2006 (Riga, Latvia, April, 2006).

10. V.N. Kuzovkov, W. von Niessen, and O.Kortlüke, "Theoretical Description of Oscillating Surface Reaction: a Comparison of Mean Field, Stochastic and Simulation Methods". Abstracts: p. 9-10.

11. J.R. Kalnin, V.Bardacenko, and S. Hilkevics, "Fluctuation and control management". Abstracts: p. 14-16.

12. G. Ozolinsh and J.R. Kalnin, "Systems of Thinking for Research and development Policy Impact Assessment in Latvia" Abstracts: p. 16-17.

13. A. Gopeyenko, S. Piskunov, and Yu.N. Shunin "Ab initio calculations of atomic and electronic structure of pure and defective PbZrO3". Abstracts: p. 18.

VI. 3rd IAEA Technical Meeting on ECRH Physics and Technology for ITER (Como, Italy, May, 2006).

14. Y. Kominis, O. Dumbrajs, K.A. Avramides, K. Hizanidis, and J.L. Vomvoridis, "Dynamics and output momentum spectrum of electrons under harmonic resonance in gyrotron resonators".

VII. 14th Joint Workshop on Electron Cyclotron Emission and Electron Cyclotron Resonance Heating (Santorini island, Greece, May, 2006).

15. Z.C. Ioannidis, O. Dumbrajs, and I.G. Tigelis, "Eigenvalues and Ohmic losses in coaxial gyrotron cavity". Abstracts: Nr 11.

16. B. Piosczyk, S. Alberti, D. Bariou, P. Benin, T. Bonicelli, G. Dammertz, O. Dumbrajs, and D. Fasel, "170 GHz, 2 MW, CW Coaxial Cavity Gyrotron for ITER - status and results obtained on a pre-prototype tube". Abstracts: Nr 52.

VIII. 5th European Workshop on Materials Models and Simulations for Nuclear Fuels, MMSNF-5 (Nice, France, June, 2006).

17. P. van Uffelen, E.A. Kotomin, A. Ciriello, V.V. Rondinella, D. Staicu, T. Wiss, R. Konings, and J. Somers, "The multi-time-scale approach to MX fuels at ITU".

18. E.A. Kotomin, N. Ashley, R. Grimes, P. van Uffelen, Yu. Mastrikov, Yu.F. Zhukovskii, and V.V. Rondinella, "Atomic scale modeling of nitride nuclear fuels".

IX. 21st Russian Conference of Electron Microscopy (Chernogolovka, Russia, June, 2006).

19. N.A Zaporina, V.N. Timofeev, J.P. Grabis, and D. Bocharov, "Influence of synthesis conditions on morphology and structure of nanodisperse powders SiC/Si3N4 - Al2O3-Y2O3".

X. 33rd EPS Conference on Plasma Physics (Rome, Italy, June, 2006)

20. V. Igochine, O. Dumbrajs, D. Constantinescu, H. Zohm, and G. Zvejnieks, "Stochastization as a possible explanation for some fast MHD phenomena in ASDEX Upgrade". Abstract: ECA Vol. 301, P-2.149

XI. EFDA (EURATOM) Monitoring meeting on Modelling of Radiation Effects (Garching, Germany, June, 2006).

21. E.A. Kotomin, V.N. Kuzovkov, and Yu.F. Zhukovskii, "Modelling of defects and defect-induced processes".

XII. 8th International Conference on Computer Simulation of Radiation Effects in Solids, COSIRES'06 (Richland, WA, USA, June 2006).

22. Yu.F. Zhukovskii, E.A. Kotomin, Yu. Mastrikov, S. Piskunov, K.L. Tsemekhman, and D.E. Ellis, "Ab initio simulations of isolated F centers in cubic SrTiO3 perovskite". Abstracts: p. 42.

23. Yu.F. Zhukovskii, D. Fuks, E.A. Kotomin, and D.E. Ellis, "Difference of metal film growth modes on perfect and defective MgO surface". Abstracts: p. 109.

XIII. 6th Europhysical Conference on Luminescent Detectors and Transformers of Ionizing Radiation LUMDETR 2006 (Lviv, Ukraine, June 2006).

24. I. Bolesta, S. Velgosh, Yu. Datsiuk, I. Karbovnyk, V. Lesivtsiv, A. I. Popov, S. Bellucci, M. Cestelli Guidi, A. Marcelli, and M. Piccinini, "Optical, infrared and electron-microscopy studies of metallic clusters (Cdi)n in layered CdI2 crystals". Abstracts: p. 201.

25. S. Bellucci, A. I. Popov, C. Balasubramanian, G. Cinque, A. Marcelli, I. Karbovnyk, V. Savchyn, and N. Krutyak, "Luminescence, vibrational and XANES studies of AlN nanomaterials". Abstracts: p. 220.

XIV. 13th International Meeting on Lithium Batteries, IMLB'06 (Biarritz, France, June 2006).

26. P. Balaya, Yu.F. Zhukovshii, E. Bekaert, M. Ménétrier, M. Dollé, H. Li, E.A. Kotomin, and J. Maier, "Interfacial lithium storage in nanocomposites: experimental and theoretical evidences". Abstracts: Nr 291.

XV. 18th Joint Russian-German Meeting on ECRH and Gyrotrons (Nizhny Novgorod-Moscow, Russia, June, 2006).

27. B. Piosczyk, G. Dammertz, O. Dumbrajs, G. Gantenbein, S. Illy, J. Jin, W. Leonhardt, G. Michel, O. Prinz, T. Rzesnicki, M. Schmid, and M. Thumm, "2MW, CW, 170 GHz Coaxial Cavity Gyrotron - experimental results with the pre-prototype and status".

XVI. 134th Faraday Discussion: Atomic Transport and Defect Phenomena in Solids (Guildford, UK, July, 2006).

28. Yu.F. Zhukovskii, S. Piskunov, E.A. Kotomin, E. Heifets, and D.E. Ellis, "A comparative study of cubic PbZrO3 and SrTiO3 perovskites containing single F- centers: ab initio simulations". Abstracts: P13.

29. D. Fuks, Yu.F. Zhukovskii, E.A. Kotomin, and D.E. Ellis, "Role of surface F-centers in formation of ultra-thin Ag and Cu films on the MgO(001) substrate". Abstracts: P14.

XVII. 10th Europhysical Conference on Defects in Insulating Materials, EURODIM'06 (Milano, Italy, July, 2006).

30. E.A. Kotomin, Yu. Mastrikov, Yu.F. Zhukovskii, P. van Uffelen, and V.V. Rondinella "First-principles modelling of defects in advanced nuclear fuels". Abstracts: OTuB1, p.10.

31. D. Fuks, E.A. Kotomin, Yu.F. Zhukovskii, and D. Ellis, "Coin metal adsorption on perfect and defective MgO (001) surfaces". Abstracts: p.27.

32. A.I. Popov, S. Bellucci, C. Balasubramanian, V. Savchyn, N. Krutyak, and I. Karbovnyk, "Luminescence from nanostructured AlN under electron beam excitation". Abstract: p. 302.

33. I. Bolesta, I. Karbovnyk, A.I. Popov, S. Bellucci, M. Cestelli Guidi, A. Marcelli, and M.Piccinini, "Phonon spectra of CdI2 layered single crystals". Abstracts: p. 327.

XVIII. 11th European Workshop on Quantum Systems in Chemistry and Physics, QSCP-XI (St.Petersburg, Russia, August, 2006).

34. Yu.F. Zhukovskii, E.A. Kotomin, R.A. Evarestov, and D.E. Ellis, "Periodic quantum chemical simulations of point defects in metal oxides". Abstracts: p. 116.

XIX. 24th Symposium on Fusion Technology SOFT 2006 (Warsaw, Poland, September, 2006).

35. S. Illy, B. Pioszyk, T. Rzesnicki, G. Dammertz, O. Dumbrajs, G. Gantenbein, J. Jin, O. Prinz, W. Leonhardt, G. Michel, M. Schmid, and M. Thumm, "2 MW, CW, 170 GHz Coaxial Cavity Gyrotron - results obtained with an experimental pre-prototype". Abstracts: p. 29.

XX. Joint 31st International Conference on Infrared and Millimeter Waves and 14th International Conference on Terahertz Electronics IRMMW -THz 2006 (Shanghai, China, September, 2006).

36. M. Thumm, S. Alberti, A. Arnold, D. Bariou, G. Dammertz, C. Darbos, O. Dumbrajs, et al., "Gyrotron Development in EU for Present and Future Fusion Plasma Experiments". Abstracts: p. 7.

37. B. Piosczyk, S. Alberti, P. Benin, T. Bonicelli, G. Dammertz, O. Dumbrajs, et al., "Progress in development of the 170 GHz, 2 MW coaxial cavity gyrotron for ITER". Abstracts: p. 197.

38. O. Dumbrajs, Y. Kominis, K.A. Avramides, K. Hizanidis, and J.L. Vomvoridis, "Numerical study of the Hamiltonian gyrotron map". Abstracts: p. 199.

XXI. 7th International Workshop Nanoscience & Nanotechnology (Frascati, Italy, November, 2006).

39. S. Bellucci, I. Bolesta, M. Cestelli Guidi, I. Karbovnyk, V. Lesivtsiv, P. Piccinini, A.I. Popov, and S. Velgosh, "Micro- and nanosized metallic clusters in cadmium iodide layered crystals: the influence on the optical properties". Abstracts: p. 9.

40. Yu.F. Zhukovskii, C. Balasubramanian, and S. Bellucci, "Influence of point defects on properties of AlN single-walled nanotubes". Abstracts: p. 61.

41. V. Savchyn, A.I. Popov, C. Balasubramanian, and S. Bellucci, "Luminescence from AlN nanotube/CsI pellets under electron beam excitation at 80-300 K". Abstracts: p. 72.