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By Robert Bialik, Mariusz Majdański, Mateusz Moskalik

Over the final six many years, the sphere of geophysics has skilled fast improvement. Seismic equipment, magnetic reports, hydrology and atmospheric sciences have accelerated due to a growth within the laptop sciences and dimension suggestions. The frontiers of geophysics have additionally extended, now together with examine at the polar parts, either Arctic and Antarctic. most of these occasions are essentially mirrored within the 60-year-long heritage of the Institute of Geophysics, Polish Academy of Sciences. This quantity describes the main well-known achievements, the heritage of study and likewise the longer term strength of the Institute of Geophysics PAS. It describes measurements in numerous tasks, equipment of studying clinical info, and final yet now not least the folks who've pushed this learn in lots of medical projects.

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Przegla˛d Geof 35(1–2):97–106 Kreiner JM, Rymarowicz L (1992) Obserwatorium Meteorologiczno-Astronomiczne im, Marszałka Józefa Piłsudskiego na Popie Iwanie (Meteorological-astronomical observatory at pop Ivan). Przegla˛d Geof 37(1–2):77–85 Kwiatkowski A (1937) Pomiary polowe 1935 r. (Field measurements in 1935), Prace Grawimetryczne in 1935 (seria V), Główny Urza˛d Miar, Warszawa, pp 43 Lugeon J (1933) Polski Rok Polarny na Wyspie Niedz´wiedziej (Polish Polar Year on the bears’ Island). Przegla˛d Geograf 13(1):1–49 Maj S (2003a) Rudzki Maurycy Pius (1862–1916).

M. Rowin´ski and A. Zdunek In the early 1980s, the laboratory underwent many changes, both personal and structural. Research subject areas were expanded into issues related to the stochastic structure of hydrological processes. In 1982, the Institute of Geophysics established the Department of Water Resources. From then on, the activity of the Department of Water Resources focused on the aspects of quality and quantity of water resources, the evolution of their structure due to economic activity and the control of water resources.

In the current organisational structure, research in this field is conducted by the Department of Lithospheric Research (previously a part of the Department of Seismology, and later the Independent Deep Structures Laboratory). This subject has formed an important part of the Institute’s research since the 1960s. It was the first research of Best Practices in Earth Sciences 19 this type performed in Poland and one of the first in Europe. The systematic work has allowed for the identification of the main tectonophysical properties of the lithosphere on Polish territory.

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