Doctors of science

Babazade Oktay Baba oglu

Place of birth
Baku, Azerbaijan Republic
Date of birth
16 november1939
Azerbaijan Institute of Oil and Chemistry "Geophysical methods of searches and exploration of mineral deposits"  
Scientific degree
Doctor of Physical and Mathematical Sciences
 Senior Researcher
Topic of  PhD thesis:
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Geophysical methods of searches and exploration of mineral deposits
Investigation of deep faults of the crust of Azerbaijan by geophysical anomalies
Topic of doctoral thesis:
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Geophysics, geophysical methods of searches of minerals
The seismic geodynamics and prognosis of focal zones of earthquakes
Total number of printed scientific publications:
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More than 180 scientific publications
More than half printed abroad

Large quantity published in indexed and refereed journals
Number of patents and certificates of authorship
 There are certificates of authorship (technical character), patents and monographs.
Staff training:     
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Basic scientific achievements
These achievements clearly set out, both in the abstract of candidate dissertation and doctoral dissertations and presented on the sites. He became by invitation nominee three times at the most distinguished award in the physical and geological sciences, the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences for a series of works in the field of unconventional oil seismic exploration of seismic risk and dynamic prediction of earthquakes. Name of O.B. Babazade included in the list of the scientific heritage of UNESCO in the field Physics of the Earth and earthquake prediction.
Names of scientific works
1. Сейсмическая микрорайонирование Апшеронского полуострова. Геоэкология Наука, Москва, 2007, #2.
2. Model of seismic microzoning for Absheron peninsula and Baku. 13 WCEE, 2006, CSA Canada.
Membership with international and foreign scientific organizations
1. The Secretary-General of the National Committee of Azerbaijan Geophysicists.

2. A member of the Asian Seismological Commission IASPEI.

3. A member of the Seismological Society of America.

4. A member of the Russian Academy of Sciences, etc.

5. The President of the Association Centre of Seismology and Physics of the Earth AR.
Pedagogical activity
In different years, he taught at Baku State University geophysics and seismology.  
Other activities
 In practice of seismological works were introduced developed methods for obtaining and using the hodographs of seismic waves. In practice, it is called "Hodograph Babazade".
Awards and prizes
 During leadership laboratory almost 25 years he had a lot of thanks, he worked in Japan, University of Tokyo, and half a year in Italy, as well as in China to study earthquakes. Within the framework of the Organization United Nations by emergency management in the Transcaucasian states, he was awarded international certificate of emergency management, Hungary and a gold medal, which was marked performed works and reports of Babazade; he was awarded International Certificate of Director of the National data center CTBTO, Vienna, Austria.
Main place of work and its address
Institute of Geology and Geophysics of ANAS, H.Javid av., 119, Baku AZ1073, Azerbaijan
Chief scientific researcher
Office phone
(+994 12) 5100141 
(+994 55) 7875052
Home phone
(+994 12) 5372285