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Mission

Research Lines and Major Tasks of GC RAS:

  • study of geophysical fields and processes in various spheres of the Earth, including the hydrosphere, ionosphere, near-Earth space and solar-terrestrial relations;
  • develop new approaches to processing large volumes of complex geophysical data based on geographic information systems (GIS) technologies and methods of fuzzy logic and fuzzy mathematics;
  • carrying out magnetic observations and establish the Russian segment of INTERMAGNET;
  • establish five new INTERMAGNET observatories in Russia as joint observatories of GC RAS ​​and regional institutes;
  • carry out mobile magnetic observations;
  • develop a National INTERMAGNET Geomagnetic Information Node in GC RAS;
  • fundamental and applied research in geoinformatics, development of geological and geophysical applications of artificial intelligence methods and geoinformation systems;
  • establish a multilevel and multi-functional geographic information system on the territory of Russia and CIS;
  • providing information for research of DES RAS, maintenance of the Russian World Data Centers for Solid Earth Physics and Solar-Terrestrial Physics; establishment, maintenance and development of integral and distributed databases, Internet resources and knowledge bases in geophysics, geology, space physics and other Earth sciences;
  • study of modern crustal movements and simulation of the stress-strain state for the purposes of geoecology, geodynamics and natural risk assessment;
  • development of new methods of electronic publications.
News
November 28, 2019. GC RAS has digitized two popular scientific films, which were stored in the archive. The films were made with the assistance of the Interdepartmental Geophysical Committee of the USSR Academy of Sciences. The main consultants for the films were: Director of the Interdepartmental Geophysical Committee, Corresponding Member of the USSR Academy of Sciences Vladimir Belousov and Scientific Secretary, Doctor of Physical and Mathematical Sciences Valeria Alekseevna Troitskaya.

November 28, 2019. In a warm and friendly atmosphere, the Institute of Earthquake Prediction Theory and Mathematical Geophysics of RAS (IEPT RAS) celebrated its 30th anniversary. Director of GC RAS, Corr. Member of RAS A. A. Soloviev, scientific secretary R. I. Krasnoperov and Head of the laboratory of geophysical data B. A. Dzeboev took part in this event.

November 21, 2019. GC RAS successfully implemented the project “Sphere-Education” for the Boarding School of the Russian Ministry of Defense. A unique educational institution for the daughters of military personnel adopts the best cultural and historical traditions of noble maidens of Russia. The innovative contribution of GC RAS to the Boarding School's educational program was highly appreciated by the teachers. Proposals were received to expand the functionality of the project, which means further fruitful cooperation.

November 15, 2019. From November 2 to 10, 2019, Deputy Director for Development of GC RAS A.I. Rybkina took part in the international summit of the Group on Earth Observation (GEO) as chairman of the CODATA delegation. The event was held in Canberra, Australia and traditionally brought together leading experts, representatives of ministries and scientists in the field of Earth and space exploration.

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