editorial board: B.Ye. Paton et al.
The collection contains scientific information materials on the main directions of development of scientific-technical and production activities of the E.O. Paton Electric Welding Institute of NAS of Ukraine during the 80 years of its existence. The main events of creation, formation and development of the institute are highlighted. The scientific achievements of the Institute in the field of welding and related technologies are shown, cooperation with industrial enterprises, international activity. The modern structure of the institute and the main directions of research and implementation in production are shown. For a wide range of scientists, lecturers, post-graduate students, students of higher educational institutions and researchers in the history of the development of technical sciences.