Geodetic and Geophysical Institute, RCAES, HAS

General information

Our institute, founded in 1955, is located in Sopron (Western Hungary), while the Seismological Observatory can be found in Budapest. The scientific staff (35 researchers) is engaged in geodetic and geophysical basic research and is running the observatories. Main focus of our scientific activities is on geodynamics, seismology, ionosphere and atmospheric electricity, magnetotellurics and deep structures, engineering geophysics, and other interdisciplinary fields. Our institute has been working as a part of the Research Centre for Astronomy and Earth Sciences, Hungarian Academy of Sciences, since 2012.