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   The  theoretical  and  experimental  studies  done  within  IG-SSS-AR,  starting  with  1990  have
intended to redefine geodynamics from the perspective of a nonlinear, integrative, interdisciplinary
approach.
 One  has  accomplished  theoretical  models  and measuring techniques specific to the
new
 paradigm, aiming at the development  of a coherent scientific context, capable of leading to a
better
 understanding  of  the  phenomena  causally  related to the stress accumulation in areas of
geodynamic
 activity  and  respectively  to  the  outset  of  earthquakes. An important attention was
given
 to the study of geophysical phenomena which happen at the Crust- Atmosphere interface,
in
 urban  areas  as  well  as  in  geodynamically  active  areas,   from  Romania  and  from  foreign
countries (France, Belgium etc.). With this, one aims at implicating the specific competencies in the
domain of geonomic sciences in environmental studies generally, and respectively in those related
to
 the  life  quality  in  urban zones specifically. Additionally, one aims at a better understanding of
the life sustaining processes of Earth.
Amongst the approached topics, finalized through:
Defining certain original methodologies aimed at the realization of geodynamic
measurements
 from  the perspective of an integrative approach, based  on  a
paradigm of Complexity,

Designing and accomplishing  special experimental apparatus, destined to the study

of mechanical-electrical, mechanical-thermal, mechanical-electromagnetic couplings,
specific to the processes happening in areas with high anthropic activities as well as  

Designing new advanced processing technologies for data supplied by different sensors
(data mining), we mention:
Universality in the process of fragmentation/aggregation of solid matter from the
Universe;
 characteristics  of  the  self-organization  process, consequences for
experimental geodynamics;

Methodologies destined to multi-parametric data processing taken over from
geodynamic
 observatories  situated  in  different  mediums  (areas with high
levels of anthropic activity, geodynamically active areas);

The study of
 LIVING-NONLIVING interactions,  with  applicability  in  understanding
biogeophysical processes and in generating the theoretical-experimental context
concerning
 the  defining  of  biosensors  specialized  in discerning critical states,
precursory to the release of earthquakes.
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   The  experience  accumulated  during  the  two  decades of interdisciplinary scientific research
dealing
 with  the  directions  of  interest  sketched above has permitted the elaboration of a first
integration
 level  of  geoscience  knowledge,  fact  which  has  been   materialized   through  the
published paper
 “Geodynamics – an integrated vision on planet Earth”.  This  way  of  approach,
integrative
 and  based  on  a non-linear treatment of natural phenomena is accepted today and
used
 within  the  global  scientific  community,  thus   becoming  a  priority   as  seen  from  C&D
programs of the
EU or of PN.

    An  explicit  form  concerning  the  study's  importance  from  the  perspective of the Science of
Complexity
 applied  to  natural  phenomena is found in the context of the study “Living Roadmap
for
 Complex  Systems  Science (done  within  Program 6).  In  this  programmatic document it is
explicitly
 mentioned  that:  “The  new  science  of  Complexity  will  become  the  central  pillar  in
structuring
 the  society  based  on  Knowledge”. The way of approach, the methodology and the
techniques
 conferred  by  this  paradigm  of  Complexity “ will  generate  a  radically  new way of
understanding
  physics,   biology,   ecology,  yet  also  sociology,  economics  and   educational
sciences
”.  As  a rule, this approach will consist of a methodological bridge capable of coherently
uniting the local-global discontinuity, in a conceptually unitary manner and applied to “
organisms
to ecosystems,
 atoms to materials and products,  computers to internet,  genes to society”, thus
creating a inter and trans-disciplinary approach.
 The diffusion of this paradigm into the scientific
society
 is  capable of  “accelerating the flux of knowledge between disciplines with an essential
impact on the development of the society in the conditions of a durable development.

    The experience accumulated by  IG-SSS-AR  in this domain of Complexity, in the structuring of
observatories
 capable  of  evidencing phenomena which take place at the Crust-Atmosphere-
Hydrosphere
interface in a manner specific to the usage of advanced processing  of  signals of
Data Mining  in neural networks with self-classification type,  is  able  to  justify the statement
according to which it is necessary to intensify the educational process, the transfer of
knowledge
  and   methodology   towards   the  academic  and   research/development
medium,
 in  view  of  increasing  the  capacity  of  communication  within  international
research projects (FP7), respectively the creative capacity of researchers in regard to
capitalizing the potentiality of this paradigm from an economic and social perspective.

    In  this  context,  we  consider  that   IG-SSS-A R  and  the   UNESCO  Department  of
Geodynamics
 are  in a  position  to  take  responsibility  of  initiating  and coordinating a
series of actions meant to contribute to the definition of the Science of the Entire Earth
and to the formation of specialists with abilities to work in this domain.