Italian scholars together with Azerbaijani colleagues examine the isotopic and chemical composition of water and gas in the south of the republic, the Institute of Geology and Geophysics of the National Academy of Sciences of Azerbaijan said on June 24.
Italian National Research Council specialist Marco Bonini and professor at the University of Florence Orlando Vaselli arrived in Azerbaijan on June 21.
Together with the head of the department at the Institute of Geology and Geophysics, corresponding member of the National Academy of Sciences of Azerbaijan Akbar Feyzullayev and the head of the department, Doctor of Geological and Mineral Sciences Chingiz Aliyev, they are examining the Talysh Mountains.
Samples of mineral, and thermal rocks will be taken during the research which will last the entire week. Then these samples will be studied in Italy.
These operations are carried out as part of the cooperation program between the National Academy of Sciences of Azerbaijan and Italian National Research Council "Fluids in the eastern part of the Greater Caucasus and the Talysh Mountains: geochemistry, structure and geodynamic dependence of fluids", which covers 2014 - 2015.