Two years of war

What could be the consequences of the break with CERN for Russian high-energy physics? T-invariant's questions were answered by the co-founders of the free online community "Dissernet" - physicists Andrei Rostovtsev and Andrei Zayakin.
Over the course of two years, several thousand scientists left Russia, sometimes entire teams were evacuated. Some of them managed not only to survive, but to be reborn in a new reality. In February 2024, the Agency for Control and Quality Assurance of Higher Education of Montenegro decided on state accreditation of the Faculty of Liberal Arts and Sciences (FLASH), which was created by former employees of the Moscow Higher School of Social and Economic Sciences. Teodora Shanin. And this is not the only example of how fugitive Russians are reassembling academic projects.