The journal entitled Vestnik Akademii nauk Respubliki Bashkortostan (“The Herald of the Academy of Sciences of the Republic of Bashkortostan) is a peer-reviewed scientific periodical of the Academy of Sciences of the Republic of Bashkortostan).

The journal was founded by the Academy of Sciences of the Republic of Bashkortostan in 1995 and has been published since 1996.

The journal is registered in the Federal Service for Supervision of Communication, Information Technology and Mass Media (registration certificate: PI No. FS 77–51921 dated November 29, 2012; ISSNL: 1728-5283, 2004; subscription index in the Integrated Catalogue “Russian Post”: 04168). The journal is included into the Higher Attestation Commission(VAK)Listof Peer-Reviewed Scientific Journals dated October 9, 2015 (coming into force from December 1, 2015), VINITI Abstract Journal and Database RAS (since 2005), and the international knowledgebase on periodical and serial publications Ulrich's Periodicals Directory. Information about the publications is presented in the Russian Science Citation Index.

The journal is published in Ufa every quarter (four times a year) in Russian, with the tables of contents and abstracts given in English. The number of print sheets: 10. Circulation: 300 copies.

The objective of the journal is to ensure rapid publication of open research scientific and experimental results obtained by Russian and foreign scientists, and also major scientific results of the theses submitted for PhD and doctoral degrees.

The Advisory Board and the Editorial Board consist of leading Russian and foreign scientists with high citation rates.

The journal has the following sections (according to the Nomenclature of Scientific Specialties approved by the Order of the Russian Ministry of Education and Science No. 59 of February 25, 2009): General Biology, Historical Sciences and Archeology, and Earth Sciences that correspond to the subjects included into the List of the Higher Attestation Commission for such printed periodicals. Also, there can be such sections as Chemistry, Humanities, Scientific Events, In the Book World, and Official Section.

The section “General Biology: encompasses the following specialties: Botany; Virusology; Microbiology; Zoology; Entomology; Ichthyology; Genetics; Ecology; Biogeochemistry; Hydrobiology; Parasitology;Micology; Soil Science; Biological Resources.

The section “Historical Sciences and Archeology” encompasses: Russian History; World History (of the relevant period); Archeology; Ethnography; Ethnology and Anthropology; Historiography, Source Studies and Historical Investigation Methods; History of Science and Engineering; History of International Relations and Foreign Policy.

The section “Earth Sciences” encompasses: General and Regional Geology; Paleontology and Stratigraphy; Geotectonics and Geodynamics; Petrology, Volcanology; Mineralogy, Crystallography; Lithology; Hydrogeology; Engineering Geology, Permafrostology, Soil and Rock Engineering; Geochemistry, Geochemical Exploration Techniques; Petroleum Geology, Prospecting and Exploration; Mineral Concentration; Prospecting Technology; Drilling and Well Development Technology; Mining and Oil Field Geology, Geophysics, Mine Surveying and Geometry of Mineral Deposits; Development and Management of Oil and Gas Fields; Development Technology of Marine Mineral Deposits; Construction and Management of Oil and Gas Pipelines, Distribution Centresand Storage Facilities; Geomechanics, Rock Breakdown, Mining Air and Gas Dynamics and Thermal Physics; Theoretical Basics for Designing Mine Technical Systems; Geotechnology (underground, open and construction); Physical Geography and Biogeography, Soil Geography and Landscape Geochemistry; Economic, Social, Political and Recreation Geography; Geomorphology and Evolution Geography; Land Management, Inventory and Monitoring; Land Hydrology, Water Resources, Hydrochemistry; Oceanology, Atmosphere and Hydrosphere Physics; Meteorology, Climatology, Agricultural Meteorology; Glaciology and Geocryology; Geodesy; Cartography; Aerospace Studies of the Earth, Photogrammetry; Geoinformatics; Geoecology (by disciplines).

Certificates of scientific specialties in compliance with the academic ranks are available at: http://vak.ed.gov.ru/316.

The publications are of interest for a broad audience of researchers and readers. The official site (http://www.vestnikanrb.ru) gives information about the journal, authors’ guidelines in Russian and English and digital archives of the issues since 2008.

EDITOR-IN-CHIEF

  • R.V. Kunakova (Ufa, Russia), e-mail: This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

EDITORIAL BOARD

  • B.A. Aznabaev (Ufa, Russia)
  • A.S. Belyaeva (Ufa, Russia)
  • R.A. Valiullin (Ufa, Russia)
  • V.E. Vladykin (Izhevsk, Russia)
  • A.M. Gareev (Ufa, Russia)
  • I.S. Guliev (Baku, Azerbaijan)
  • A.A. Ivanov (Yoshkar-Ola, Russia)
  • V.A. Ivanov (Ufa, Russia)
  • V.A. Ilyinykh (Novosibirsk, Russia)
  • T.T. Kazantseva (Ufa, Russia)
  • S.G. Kovalev (Ufa, Russia)
  • G.E. Kornilov (Ufa, Russia)
  • G.G. Kuliev (Baku, Azerbaijan)
  • I.L. Kyzlasov (Moscow, Russia)
  • R.I. Nigmatulin (Moscow, Russia)
  • M.F. Obydennov (Ufa, Russia)
  • V.I. Osipov (Moscow, Russia)
  • G.M. Panakhov (Baku, Azerbaijan)
  • V.N. Puchkov (Ufa, Russia)
  • R.R. Sadikov (Ufa, Russia)
  • Yu.N. Smirnov (Samara, Russia)
  • Togan, Isenbike (Ankara, Turkey)
  • Toyokawa, Koichi (Tokyo, Japan)
  • E.A. Udalova (Ufa, Russia)
  • A.R. Khabibullina (Ufa, Russia)
  • A.M. Shammazov (Ufa, Russia)
  • R.G. Yusupov (Ufa, Russia)
  • M.B. Yamalov (Ufa, Russia)