Department of geoinformation systems

Head of department: A.M. Vakhrushev, PhD, e-mail: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. , phone: 8 (495) 315-26-01

Deputy head of department: None.

Number of employees: 7

Including PhD: 1

Main activities and functions

  • Initiatives to distribute information among the institute departments to record, store and actualize information resources, ensure their availability to make proper administrative decisions and fulfil the institute’s tasks.
  • Introduction of advanced information technologies.
  • Creating working environment suitable for online information resources formation, monitoring and use.
  • Involvement of departments into work with information resources as part of their scientific and production activities.
  • Work coordination to ensure interaction between information systems.
  • Collaboration with institutions, enterprises and organizations as well as regional and federal state authorities on information technology issues. Implementation of unified policy leading to the institute informatization.
  • Ensuring information security of internal information resources.

Number of Contracts and subcontracts for 2008-2018 – 7.

Number of Public contracts and subcontracts for 2008-2018 – 6.

Major conferences attended by the department’s employees

  • Geoinformation support for geological subsurface study and use, unified geological database formation and monitoring. Work conference. Moscow. 2018.
  • The Russian subsurface GIS atlas – geological structure, mineral resources, the Russian subsurface status and use. Work conference. Saint Petersburg. 2018.
  • Work conference on the unified geological database system performance in the Russian Federation. Moscow. 2017.
  • The Russian geologists congress. Moscow. 2016.
  • Organizational, legal and technological aspects of the unified geological database federal information system formation. Work conference. Moscow. 2016.