Sunday, 17 January, 2021



Work within the project "Cross-border prevention of natural disasters in Central Asia", initiated by the international organization InWEnt (international training and development), Berlin and the Helmholtz Center, GFZ - German Research Centre for Geosciences, with the financial support of the German Government has been carried out.

In 2009, in Almaty signed the MEMORANDUM OF UNDERSTANDING (MOU) between the Company "Institute of Seismology" Republic of Kazakhstan, the State Institution "Experimental-Methodical Seismological Expedition" of the Ministry of Education and Science of the Republic of Kazakhstan on the one hand and the German Research Centre for Geosciences GFZ), Center Helmholtz Zentrum Potsdam on the other hand.

From 10 to 16 January 2010, the leading research worker Ospanov AK participated in a meeting of national experts in Karlsruhe and Potsdam (Germany) on vulnerability and seismic risk.

From September 6 to December 5, 2010, the leading research worker Silacheva N.V. was involved in research on the analysis of observational data for micro-vibration in the city of Almaty. Place of performance - Potsdam (Germany), the organizer - DAAD (German Academic Exchange Service).

Beginning from  2003, the cooperation of the Department of Applied Geophysics, Institute of Geosciences at the Friedrich Schiller University in Jena, Federal Republic of Germany, represented by Professor Geghard Jentzsch and graduate student Eugene Toritsina,  is carried out.. The aim of cooperation is  the analysis and modeling of contemporary tectonic processes in Almaty.

In November 2008, Professor Geghard Jentzsch and Mr. Eugene Toritsin visited the Institute of Seismology for a detailed discussion of development cooperation. They discussed the first results of the project, presented in 2008 at the International Symposium on tides (ETS, Earth Tide Symposium 2008), discussed further cooperation.