Basic research activities of the Institute

  • Formation of the inland mobile belts of the Earth: stratigraphy, tectonics, magmatism and metamorphism.
  • Geochemistry and mineralogy of petrogenesis and ore genesis; models of mineral deposit formation of the Ural type mobile belts.
  • Formation and evolution patterns of sedimentary basins in different geodynamic settings and associated mineral deposits.
  • Environmental aspects of natural and technogenic processes interaction; scientific basis for reducing the effects of technogenesis; development of analytical tools to study the mineral substance.