Prof. Alexey Gvishiani
Tel.: +7 495 930-05-46
Academician of the Russian Academy of Sciences (RAS), Doctor of Science in Physics and Mathematics, Professor, Director of the Geophysical Center RAS, Chairman of the National Geophysical Committee RAS, Deputy Academician-Secretary of the Earth Science Branch of RAS, member of the Governing Council of Federal Agency of Scientific Organizations of Russia. Areas of scientific research: mathematical methods of artificial intelligence in application to geophysics, study of the Earth’s magnetic field, geoinformatics, systems analysis in seismic zonation. Author of more than 200 scientific articles published in international and Russian peer-reviewed scientific journals, including five monographs and five certificates of authorship. Foreign Member of the Ukrainian Academy of Sciences and Romanian Academy of Technical Sciences, Honorary Doctor of the National Technological University of Ukraine, Professor of Lomonosov Moscow State University and the Institute of Physics of the Earth, Paris. He held high-level international positions of Vice-President of the Committee on Data for Science and Technology (CODATA), Vice-Chair of the WDC Panel of International Council for Science (ICSU), Vice-President of European Mediterranean seismological center (EMSC/CSEM, France). At the present time he is vice-chair and a member for Russia of the Scientific Council of the International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis(IIASA, Austria) and acting chair of the IIASA Govering Council. He is also RAS delegate to the International Union of Geodesy and Geophysics (ICSU) and the Committee on Data of ICSU (CODATA). For outstanding work in international scientific collaboration he was awarded the Order of Friendship of Russian Federation.