Invited foreign members: V. Aquilanti (Italy), G. Delgado-Barrio (Spain), S. Iijima (Japan), E. Nikitin (Israel), B. Norden (Sweden), B. Roos (Sweden), E. Shustorovich (USA), V. Sundstrom (Sweden), J. Troe (Germany), R.N. Zare (USA), A. Zewail (USA)
Staff Editor: Irina N. Mikhailova
Editor of the English translation: Viktor A. Sipachev, Cand. Sci. (Chem.)
The journal publishes studies in the following areas: Elementary physical and chemical processes; structure of chemical compounds, reactivity, effect of external field and environment on chemical transformations; molecular dynamics and molecular organization; dynamics and kinetics of photo- and radiationinduced processes; mechanism of chemical reactions in gas and condensed phases and at interfaces; chain and thermal processes of ignition, combustion and detonation in gases, two-phase and condensed systems; shock waves; new physical methods of examining chemical reactions; biological processes in chemical physics.