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IGG SPECIALISTS TOOK PART AT THE SCIENTIFIC SEMINAR OF THE ISTANBUL UNIVERSITY CERRAHPASHA


February 19, 2020

The Acting Head of the IGG Department of seismology and geomagnetism, ScD in Earth Sciences, associate professor Gulam Babayev attended a meeting of the scientific seminar organized by the Department of engineering geophysics of the Faculty of Engineering of the Istanbul University Cerrahpasha.

G. Babayev made a report “Seismic hazard in Azerbaijan and the prospects in paleoseismology study”. He detailed the researches carried out in Azerbaijan and in the Caspian region, and also said about international cooperation in this field.

G. Babayevs report was listened with a great interest.

The cooperation between the ANAS Institute of Geology and Geophysics and the Istanbul University Cerrahpasha, including joint researches in the field of paleoseismology and spectral seismology were also discussed. G.Babayev also delivered a workshop in the Earthquake Research Center (Ankara).
The main goal of meetings was to discuss the prospects of paleochemical studies carrying out in Azerbaijan. It was decided to use the experience of Turkish scientists and apply their methods in Azerbaijan.

At the end of the meeting, between the Department of engineering geophysics of the Faculty of Engineering of the Istanbul University Cerrahpasha and the Earthquake Research Center (Ankara) was reached the agreement on carrying out of paleoseismological studies in Azerbaijan.




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