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THE NEXT MEETING OF THE SCIENTIFIC COUNCIL OF THE INSTITUTE OF GEOLOGY AND GEOPHYSICS WAS HELD


September 27, 2019

The next meeting of the Scientific Council was held in the Institute of Geology and Geophysics of ANAS. The Deputy Director in Science, corresponding member of ANAS Dadash Huseynov opened the meeting and acquainted the participants with the meeting review.

First the scientists of IGG Dadash Huseynov, Mirali Alosmanov, Vagif Mammadov, Akber Feizullayev and Chingiz Aliyev were granted by Eurasian patent for “Methods of fertilizer production from household waste”.

Then, ScD in Geology and Mineralogy Adil Aliyev and PhD in Earth Sciences, associate professor Orkhan Abbasov made a report on “New data on the mineralogy and geochemistry of oil shales of the Middle Eocene of Azerbaijan and the conditions of their formation”.

The scientists conducted mineralogical and chemical studies of the oil shales composition taken from the mud volcanoes breccia and from surface holes of the Absheron Peninsula and Shamakhi-Gobustan region. A comparative analysis of local oil shales was carried out. The properties distribution of elements in silty rocks was studied. The studies of paleotectonic shale formations were carried out by modern approaches.

Next, there was discussion. The answers on numerous questions were given.

At the end of the meeting, scientific and organizational tasks were discussed.











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