Kuznetsov Oleg Leonidovich, Doctor of Technical Sciences, Professor, President of the Russian Academy of Natural Sciences, President of the State University “Dubna”, co-head of International scientific school of sustainable development n.a. P.G. Kuznetsov
This paper is devoted to the consideration of the possible role of such a strategically important science as general and applied geophysics in the solution of the problem of sustainable development in the conditions of the global crisis. The positions that modern geophysics is able to provide for the transition of the world economy to the path of a sustainable development strategy are defined, and the possibilities of using certain geophysical technologies to achieve their goals are outlined.
KEYWORDS: general geophysics, applied geophysics, sustainable development, geophysical technologies.