«Je pense, donc je suis» «Cogito ergo sum» «Я мыслю, следовательно, я есмь»
Р. Декарт, 1637

300 years v3

The Mining Institute was organized simultaneously with the Ural Branch of the Russian Academy of Sciences and the Perm Scientific Center in accordance with the decree of the Central Committee of the CPSU and the Council of Ministers of the USSR No. 1088 of 26 September 1987 and the Resolution of the Presidium of the Ural Branch of the Academy of Sciences of the USSR 2-7 of 1 February 1988 Aerology and Geophysics of the Institute of Geophysics, Ural Branch of the Russian Academy of Sciences, and Kungur Stationary of the Institute of Geology and Geochemistry named after Academician A.N. Zavaritsky. Currently, the institute includes 14 scientific divisions. In 2017, the Institute became part of Perm Federal Research Center of UB RAS.

Director - Igor Alexandrovich Sanfirov, Doctor of Technical Sciences, Professor

Main research fields:

  • The development of scientific foundations of rational subsoil use in the integrated development of georesources and underground spaces in the areas of urban agglomerations.
  • Creation of scientific and methodological foundations of monitoring geosystems and the study of the laws of their spatial and temporal transformation in the process of subsoil development.

Contact Information:
614007, Perm, 78a, Sibirskaya st.
tel. +7 (342) 216–75–02
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