Nikolaev Institute of Inorganic Chemistry (NIIC) was organized in 1957 as one of the first institutes of the new Siberian Branch of the USSR Academy of Sciences. NIIC is one of Russian major organizations in development of modern Inorganic chemistry.
NIIC is involved in a number of international programs in the fields of functional materials, coordination chemistry, chemical analysis, ecology, crystal and electronic structure. See the official scientific directions. Annually main scientific results are published on official web-page.