The structure of the Research Division of the Center.
Among the researchers of the Research Division are 22 professors and 24 DSc. Since 2000 they have written 12 monographs, 3 atlases, more than 150 publications, including those published in journals accredited by the Higher Attestation Commission of the Ministry of Education. Seventeen patents for invention have been obtained. For the Federal Service for Surveillance in the Sphere of Consumers Protection and Human Well-Being, 36 methodical and 18 recommended guidelines have been developed. Sixteen PhD theses and higher doctoral theses have been defended. The Center comprises GIS-Center, reference-centers, etc.