|Grigory Ioffe is
Professor of Geography, Radford University, and the PI of
this project. His research focuses on social and demographic problems of
Russia's rural areas, and Russian agriculture.
||Tatyana Nefedova is
Senior Research Associate, Institute of Geography, Russian Academy of
Sciences. She is an expert in Russia's economic and social geography,
specifically interested in the issues of nature conservancy and use, and
||Ilya Zaslavsky is
Research Scientist at the San Diego Supercomputer Center, UCSD. His
interests are in GIS, Web-based mapping, and spatial information
integration. In the past, he studied urban and metropolitan evolution in
Russia and the USSR.