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Publication date: 30 March 2016. Administrator

April 2, 2016. An agreement of cooperation between the Geophysical Center RAS and the Peoples’ Friendship University (RUDN-University) comes into force.

The aim of cooperation is to develop a coordinated action aimed at improving the level of research carried out in priority areas of science, technology and the quality of education and human resources for research and innovation developments. In addition, within the framework of cooperation the institutions will address issues of ensuring conditions for the effective use of scientific and technical potential of GC RAS ​​and RUDN to solve urgent social and economic problems of the country. Problems of innovative development and technological and environmental safety of mining enterprises, including environmentally hazardous facilities and underground industries are also supposed to be solved.

Vladimir Kaftan, principal research scientist of Geodynamics Laboratory, contributed to the signing of the agreement. For several years, he cooperated with the relevant departments of RUDN-University.

July 11, 2018. Corresponding member of the Russian Academy of Sciences, V. A. Petrov, head of the Geoinformatics Laboratory of IGEM RAS, visited GC RAS. The purpose of the visit was to participate in a working meeting in which A. Gvishiani, Director of the Geophysical Center, A. Soloviev, Deputy Director for Science, A. Rybkina, Deputy Director for Development, and researcher A. Odintsova participated.

July 6-10, 2018. Scientists of the Laboratory of Geoinformatics and Geomagnetic Studies D. V. Peregudov and M. N. Dobrovolsky took part in the joint event – the 26th Extended European Cosmic Ray Symposium and 35th Russian Cosmic Ray Conference. The event was held at the Altai State University (Barnaul, Russia).

July 2-4, 2018. Leading engineer of the Laboratory of Geoinformatics and Geomagnetic Studies of GC RAS A. Grudnev visited "Klimovskaya" observatory (Arkhangelsk region, Klimovskaya village). The main goal of the expedition is to carry out routine preventive works aimed at maintaining the working capacity of geomagnetic equipment, including a scalar magnetometer.

July 4, 2018. Two international scientific organizations - the International Council for Science (ICSU) and the International Social Science Council (ISSC) have united in a new union - the International Science Council (ISC). GC RAS represents the interests of Russia in the International Union of Geodesy and Geophysics (IUGG), now part of the ISC. IUGG General Secretary Alik T. Ismail-Zade was elected as the chief secretary of the newly formed Council.