Bolshakov Boris Evgenievich, Doctor of Technical Sciences, professor, full member of RANS, head of Sustainable Innovative Development Department of Institute of Systems Analysis and Management at the International University of Nature, Society and Man “Dubna”, head of Scientific school of sustainable development
The article deals with the engineering approach to the actual problem of knowledge of the laws of sustainable development of life in the “nature – society – man” system, which is especially important in the context of the global systemic crisis, when there is the acute need for new ideas and innovative solutions. This approach is based on the fundamental results of the Scientific school of sustainable development. The article identifies the preconditions for engineering solutions of extremely complex issues of sustainable development. The article was written as a part of RFBR project №12-06-00286-а.
KEYWORDS: knowledge engineering, sustainable development, the laws of nature, life as cosmo-planetary phenomenon, synthesis of sciences, LT-system by Bartini & Kuznetsov.