Institute of Earth Sciences and National Seismic Monitoring Centre
Institute of Earth Sciences and National Seismic Monitoring center of Ilia State University conducted multidisciplinary study of Nino Jvania Street and its adjacent area, upon the request of the local population and considering public interest. Geophysical and general Geological study showed, that the left slope of the upper portion of the riv. Varaziskhevis basin is […]
On April 8-13, 2018, Vienna, Austria, was held the General Assembly of the European geosciences Union. the EGU 2018 General Assembly – the largest geoinformation meeting in Europe. The EGU General Assembly 2018 brings together geoscientists from all over the world to one meeting covering all disciplines of the Earth, planetary and space sciences. The EGU […]
Chief Specialist at the Department of Geology, Institute of Earth Sciences and PhD student of Geology Giorgi Boichenko()attended the University of California, Davis for spring semester, 2017, at the Faculty of Earth Sciences and Planetology. Invitation was sent by the professor of Davis University, geologist Eric S. Cowgill. During the visit Giorgi Boichenko was involved in […]
Our Institute has traditionally participated in the annual conference of the American geophysics (AGU – American Geophysical Union). Autumn session was held in San Francisco, California, on December 12th-16th. The conference was attended by our nine employees from the Seismic, Geodesy and Gravimetric, Geology and Geography departments and from the National Seimsic Network of Georgia. […]
  On December 9 to 14, 2015, the personnel of the software department of the Institute of Earth Sciences and Seismic and Geophysical Network Service, upon request of the Geology Institute of the Science Academy of Armenia, for the purposes of sharing professional experience, visited Armenia. Within the visit, a practical training was provided for […]
  Each seismic station of the national network of Georgia is now equipped with an internet router with dual SIM cards. Internet traffic is provided by two different mobile operators simultaneously. In the event that one internet operator stops working, the second SIM card will be automatically turned on, and this will increase the quality […]
 The survey conducted in cooperation with the geologists from the University of Davis (the USA, California) aims to study the active tectonic fracture through the modern methodology. At this stage, we will study the connecting point of the area between Transcaucasia and the folded system of the Caucasus range; to define this more precisely, through […]
Through Meteo and Panshet Seismic Stations, the ISU Institute of Earth Sciences and the National Center of Seismic Monitoring carries out monitoring over magmatic activity of the Mkinvartsveri Massif. On 17 May, 2014, the events which took place in the  Amali-Devdoraki Gorge were triggered by the magmatic activity of the Mkinvartsveri that is proved by […]
A year has passed after the tragic events having followed the natural disaster of June 13, 2015. In June 13, 2015, at night, a landslide occurred in the vicinity of Akhaldaba, at the Vere Gorge; the landslide ended up causing mudflow. The Institute of Earth Sciences of Ilia State University (ISU) was actively involved into […]
   By the support of the joint project of Institute of Earth Sciences and UC Davis, geological field work was organized to study the regional geologic and tectonic settings. The field work lasted for one month and covered Georgian territory including Upper Svaneti, Samegrelo, Kazbegi, Aragvi valley and Kakheti. Structural geological, tectonic and geomorphic studies […]