Scope of expertise: Recent crustal movements and deformations. Kinematics of lithospheric plates. GPS-geodesy.
Ashurkov, S. V., V. A. San’kov, A. I. Miroshnichenko, A. V. Lukhnev, A. P. Sorokin, M. A. Serov, and L. M. Byzov (2011), GPS geodetic constraints on the kinematics of the Amurian Plate, Russ. Geol. Geophys., 52(2), 239–249, doi:10.1016/j.rgg.2010.12.017
1949 and USSR Academy of Sciences Presidium Decree, dated February 24, 1949 as a response to the foundation of the Branch. It was renamed into the East-Siberian Geological Institute in 1957; since 1962, it had been known as the Institute of the Earth’s Crust SB AS USSR and obtained its current name in 1992.