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Department № 17
Phone (+994 12) 5397213
Chief  Academician, prof. Alguliev Rasim Mahammad oglu 
Total number of employees 12
Basic activity directions   1. Scientific and theoretical problems of the information society;

2. Internet study;

3. Internet regulation;

4. E-government;

5. Information Economy;

6. Information warfare;

7. Social networks;

8. New media.

Main scientific achievements  - The methods and algorithms were developed for web usage mining on the basis of log files;

- The methods of spam fighting were developed;

- The problems of legal regulation of the Internet were studied, and appropriate proposals were worked out;

- The basic principles of e-government establishment and its efficient management were studied and analyzed comparatively;

- The methods of content analysis of GIS technology and information space were proposed as a feedback mechanism of e-government management;

- The methods and algorithms were developed for the analysis of information warfare technologies in Wiki-space;

- The method and algorithm was developed for the detection of latent social networks in Wiki-space;

- The method and algorithm was developed for the efficient application of multimedia resources in information confrontation;

- The method and algorithm was developed to define the suitability of the content for the information impact collected in Wiki-space;

- Internet addiction issues were studied, and the methods were developed against them;

- The prospects and problems of the Internet of Things were studied, and appropriate recommendations were drafted out;

- Market economy transformations in the Information so-ciety were analyzed, some results were obtained;

- The proposals were drafted out for the protection of Intelligence property rights on the Internet;

- Internet- media formation was studied, and some proposals were worked out;

- Philosophical, social, psychological, political, economic, cultural, and ethical aspects of the Internet were analyzed, and some results were obtained;

- The course on the “Fundamentals of Information Society” was organized in Azerbaijan for the first time, and taught for Baku State University Journalism faculty students in 2008-2012 as a pilot project.