Geodetic and Geophysical Institute, RCAES, HAS

Welcome to the homepage of the Geodetic and Geophysical Institute!

Our institute, founded in 1955, is located in Sopron (Western Hungary), while the Seismological Main Department and 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.