Отдел социально-экономической географии

Раздел: Researchers


Sergey Tarkhov, Doctor of Geographical Sciences


One of the leading national experts in transportation geography and the history of urban transport. He has developed topomorphological classification of land transport networks, demonstrated the spatial isomorphism of their structure and revealed tendencies in the evolution of transport networks of countries, regions and cities. Significant scientific contribution of Tarkhov is also the analysis of changes in the administrative division of Russia's territory during 300 years. He carried out a multivariate typology of the capitals of the world, developed educational program for geography of tourism. At the Institute since 1979.