Azerbaijan National Academy of Sciences

Status state institution

Abbreviation ANAS

Telephone 492-35-29; 492-56-99



Address Az1001, 30, Istiglaliyyat str., , Baku, , Azerbaijan

Contact person Akif Aga Mehdi oglu Alizade

Departments Institute of Soil Science and Agricultural Chemistry , Institute of Geography , Institute of Information Technology , Geology Institute ,


G. Sh Mamedov

Rovshan Karimov

Stara Tarikhazer

Nariman Pashayev

Ramiz Mammadov

E. N. Tagieva

Tamilla Bayramova

Budag Budagov

Ulviyya Mammadova

Fakhraddin Kadirov

Gulam Babayev

Ibrahim Guliyev

Farhad Guliyev

M. A. Abduev

Aferin Gasanova


Mamedov G., (2013) Agroecological evaluation of soils suitable for viniculture on the southeastern macroslope of the Great Caucasus (Azerbaijan). Eurasian Soil Science, vol: 46, 918-924

Antipov A., Elizbarashvili N., Mammadov R., (2009) Landscape planning in the Transcaucasia. Geography and Natural Resources, vol: 30, 286-293

Karimov R., (2015) Development of Non-Oil Sector in Azerbaijan: Tendencies and Opportunities. Journal of Business & Economic Policy, vol: 2, 39-52

Karimov R., (2015) Study of profitability of organization of tourism routes (on the example of Sheki-Zagatala economic region of Azerbaijan). Copernican Journal of Finance & Accounting, vol: 4, 72-81

Tarikhazer S., (2014) Dynamics of strengthening of mudflow risk in mountain regions and their impact on natural and economic systems (on example of the Azerbaijan part of the Greater Caucasus). Proceedings of Voronezh State University. Series of Geography, Geoecology, 28-38

Karimov R., (2013) Azerbaijan: transition to clean energy in the condition of climate changes. 6 th International Scientific Conference on Energy and Climate Change, 9-11 October 2013, Athens - Greece, 159-164

Pashayev N., (2012) Economic and geographical investigation of influence of landslips on distribution of population in Azerbaijan Republic. "Vestnik" Journal of Moscow State Regional University (series of economy), No. 4 (3), 130-139

Sayadyan H., Mammadov R., Elizbarashvili N., (2009) Piloting Landscape Planning in the Countries of the Southern Caucasus. Baku, Tbilisi, Yerevan.

Mammadov R., (2015) Impact of Climate Changes on the Caspian Sea Level. Journal of Resources and Ecology, vol: 6, 87-92

Mammadov R., (2007) Assessment of anthropogenic loads on landscapes as a tool to determine the potential for sustainable regional development: case study from Azerbaijan. Environment, Development and Sustainability, vol: 9, 131-142

Tagieva E., (2012) Degradation of the vegetation cover as exemplified by the arid foothill areas of the greater caucasus within Azerbaijan. Geography and Natural Resources, vol: 33, 100-103

Telesca L., Babayev G., Kadirov F., (2013) Spectral and informational analysis of seismicity: An application to the 1996-2012 seismicity of the Northern Caucasus-Azerbaijan part of the greater Caucasus-Kopet Dag region. Physica A: Statistical Mechanics and its Applications, vol: 392, 6064-6078

Bayramova T., (2015) Program engineering, development stages, problems, and perspectives in Azerbaijan. Network Security and Communication Engineering - Proceedings of the 2014 International Conference on Network Security and Communication Engineering, NSCE 2014, 657-660

Budagov B., Mammadov R., et al. (2011) Problems of influence of socio-economic dangers and risks on the sustainable development of Azerbaijan regions. Izvestiya Akademii Nauk, Seriya Geograficheskaya, 54-62

Mammadova U., (2011) Ecological estimation of forest soils in Azerbaijan. Journal of Ecology and the Natural Environment, vol: 3, 181- 185

Kadirov F., Reilinger R., et al. (2012) Kinematics of the eastern Caucasus near Baku, Azerbaijan. Natural Hazards, vol: 63, 997–1006

Kadirov F., (2014) GPS- Based Crustal Deformations in Azerbaijan and Their Influence on Seismicity and Mud Volcanism. Izvestiya Physics of the Solid Earth, 814-823

Kadirov F., Babayev G., et al. (2013) Seismic zoning of the southern slope of Greater Caucasus from the fractal parameters of the earthquakes, stress state, and GPS velocities. Izvestiya Physics of the Solid Earth, 554-562

Kadirov F., (2000) Application of the Hartley transform for interpretation of gravity anomalies in the Shamakhy–Gobustan and Absheron oil- and gas-bearing regions, Azerbaijan. Journal of Applied Geophysics, vol: 45, 49–61

Mamedov G., (2016) Ecology evaluation of vineyard soils under the condition of Ganja-Gazakh and mountainnous Shirvan zone of Azerbaijan. Annals of Agrarian Science, vol: 14, 343-345

Mamedov G., (2017) About eco-ethical problems of Azerbaijan Republic. Annals of Agrarian Science, vol: 15, 88-95

Mammadov R., (2009) Current changes of the atmospheric precipitation regime on the territory of Azerbaijan. Geography and Natural Resources, vol: 30, 403-407

Telesca L., Kadirov F., et al. (2017) Statistical analysis of the 2003–2016 seismicity of Azerbaijan and surrounding areas. Journal of Seismology, 1–19


Kadirov F., (2014) A gravity model of the deep structure of South Caspian Basin along submeridional profile Alborz–Absheron Sill. Global and Planetary Change, vol: 114, 66-74

Telesca L., Babayev G., Kadirov F., (2012) Temporal clustering of the seismicity of the Absheron-Prebalkhan region in the Caspian Sea area. Natural hazards and earth system sciences, vol: 12, 3279-3285

Babayev G., Tibaldi A., Kadirov F., (2014) Evaluation of earthquake-induced strain in promoting mud eruptions: The case of Shamakhi-Gobustan-Absheron areas, Azerbaijan. Natural Hazards, vol: 72, 789–808

Kadirov F., (2008) Some new data on modern tectonic deformation and active faulting in Azerbaijan (according to Global Positioning System Measurements).

Guliyev I., Kadirov F., (2002) Active tectonics of the Azerbaijan: Deduced from geodesic, gravimetric and seismicity data. Transactions (Doklady) of the Russian Academy of Sciences/Earth Science Section, vol: 383, 174-177

Kadirov F., (2004) Geophysical Fields, Deep Structure, and Dynamics of the Lokbatan Mud Volcano. Izvestiya, Physics of the Solid Earth, vol: 40, 327-333

Kadirov F., Guliyev I., et al. (2005) Deep Structure Model and Dynamics of Mud Volcanoes, Southwest Absheron Peninsula (Azerbaijan). Energy Exploration & Exploitation, vol: 23, 307-332

Babayev G., Telesca L., (2016) Site Specific Ground Motion Modeling and Seismic Response Analysis for Microzonation of Baku, Azerbaijan. Acta Geophysica, vol: 64,

Babayev G., Telesca L., (2014) Strong motion scenario of 25th November 2000 earthquake for Absheron peninsula (Azerbaijan). Natural Hazards, vol: 73, 1647–1661

Babayev G., (2010) Scenario-based earthquake hazard and risk assessment for Baku (Azerbaijan). Natural hazards and earth system sciences, vol: 10, 2697–2712

Guliyev I., (2004) Fluids of mud volcanoes in the Southern Caspian sedimentary basin: Geochemistry and sources in light of new data on the carbon, hydrogen, and oxygen isotopic compositions. Geochemistry International, vol: 42, 688-695

Guliyev I., (2001) Geochemical Characteristics of Organic Matter from Maikop Rocks of Eastern Azerbaijan. Lithology and Mineral Resources, vol: 36, 280–285

Mazzini A., Guliyev I., et al. (2009) When mud volcanoes sleep: Insight from seep geochemistry at the Dashgil mud volcano, Azerbaijan. Marine and Petroleum Geology, vol: 26, 1704-1715

Mamedov G., (2017) Ecological assessment of soils in high-mountain landscapes of northeastern part of the Greater Caucasus (Azerbaijan). Eurasian Soil Science, vol: 50, 630–635

Nishiaki Y., Guliyev F., (2017) Neolithic residential patterns in the southern Caucasus: Radiocarbon analysis of rebuilding cycles of mudbrick architecture at Göytepe, west Azerbaijan. Quaternary International, vol: 30, 1-12

Nishiaki Y., Guliyev F., (2015) Chronological Contexts of the Earliest Pottery Neolithic in the South Caucasus: Radiocarbon Dates for Goytepe and Haci Elamxanli Tepe, Azerbaijan. American Journal of Archaeology, vol: 119, 279-294

Guliyev F., Nishiaki Y., (2012) Excavations at the Neolithic settlement of Göytepe, the middle Kura Valley, Azerbaijan, 2008-2009. Fieldwork and recent research, edited by R. Matthews and J. Curtis, vol: 3, 71-84

Budagov B., Alizade E., (2009) Problems of balanced development of the ecodynamical intense of mountain geosystems of the Azerbaijan part of the Great Caucasus. Izvestiya Akademii Nauk, Seriya Geograficheskaya, 37-41

Budagov B., (2007) Russian factor in development of Azerbaijan Science. Izvestiya Akademii Nauk, Seriya Geograficheskaya, 125-126

Budagov B., Alizade E., (1998) Morphostructures of Azerbaijan: formation and differentiation. Geomorfologiya, 53-59

Abduev M., (2014) Regularities of regional distribution of the ion runoff modulus of Azerbaijan mountain rivers. Russian Meteorology and Hydrology, vol: 39, 483–490

Abduev M., (2011) Methodological aspects of computation of average long-term ionic runoff of mountain rivers (by the example of Azerbaijan). Russian Meteorology and Hydrology, vol: 36, 279–283

Tagieva E., (2013) Transformation of vegetation cover on the territory of Azerbaijan during the Pleistocene. Geography and Natural Resources, vol: 34, 395–400

Gasanova A., (2014) Ecological evaluation of rangeland quality in dry subtropics of Azerbaijan. Eurasian Soil Science, vol: 47, 1283–1292