Doklady Chemistry is a journal containing English translations of current Russian research in chemistry and chemical technology from the chemistry and chemical technology sections of the Doklady Akademii Nauk (Proceedings of the Russian Academy of Sciences). The Proceedings appear 36 times a year; the articles from the chemistry and chemical technology sections are collected, translated, and published in 12 issues a year. Doklady Chemistry publishes the most significant new chemistry and chemical technology research being done in Russia today thus ensuring its scientific priority. The journal presents theoretical and experimental research on all branches of chemical science including organic, organoelement, inorganic, macromolecular, coordination, and analytical chemistry as well as short accounts of all aspects of experimental and theoretical chemical engineering. The journal is intended for scientists in all fields of chemistry and in interdisciplinary sciences. The Editorial Board of Doklady Akademii Nauk (Proceedings of the Russian Academy of Sciences) accepts new articles in the Russian language, formatted in accordance with the Rules for Authors. The article must be presented for publication by acting Russian or foreign members of the Russian Academy of Sciences.