INSTITUTE OF RADIATION PROBLEMS
AZERBAIJAN NATIONAL ACADEMY OF SCIENCES
DEPARTMENT OF PHYSICAL, MATHEMATICAL AND TECHNICAL SCIENCES
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Structure

Laboratory of “Physics and Chemistry of harmful factors effecting the environment”

Tel: (+994 12) 5383592
Fax: (+994 12) 5398318
E-mail: hfamil@mail.ru

Head of the structural unit: PhD in physics, associate professor Humbatov Famil Yusif

Main area of activity of the structural unit:
Implementation of study Uranium-Thorium-Radium isotopes in water and soil ecosystem of Azerbaijan and related heavy metals and polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons study in ecologically sensitive areas and develop of databases.

Main scientific achievements of the structural unit:
● Preparation of a database on distribution of U238 and Th232 isotopes in ground water in the south of Absheron peninsula.
● Preparation of database for transportation of heavy metals in Kur-Araz rivers.
● Creating a database of heavy metals, radionuclides and polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons in the Caspian Sea bottoms, assessment of contamination risks and the origin of contamination.
● Preparation of database on transportation of radionuclides, heavy metals and pesticides in the southern slopes of the Greater Caucasus.