Department Branch of Research Automation
The Department Branch of Research Automation is a part of the Faculty of Computer Science and Technology. The department was established in accordance with the joint decision of the Academy of Sciences of the USSR and the Ministry of Higher and Specialized Secondary Education of the RSFSR dated January 18, 1959.
The Leningrad Institute of Informatics and Automation of the USSR Academy of Sciences was originally the department base enterprise. Currently, it is its legal successor the St. Petersburg Institute for Informatics and Automation of the Russian Academy of Sciences, the leading organization in the field of fundamental research and applied development in the field of computer science, intelligent automation systems, and information technologies.
The task of the basic department is to prepare practice-oriented masters in the field of research automation for RAS institutions. Such activities are carried out in the following areas:
- Computer Systems Engineering and Informatics;
- Applied Mathematics and Informatics;
- Software Engineering;
- Information Systems and Technologies;
- System Analysis and Control;
- Computer Security.