Research and development project are aimed at:

1. Development of software and hardware infrastructure of Virtual Laboratory of Urgent Computing (VLUC);

2. Domain-specific research in the area of decision making support in critical situations on the basis of Urgent Computing technologies (UC) including:

- Prevention of floods and their consequences;

- Simulation of virus outbreak in a complex contact network;

- Modeling of the regional spread of drug use based on the contacts in social systems;

- Modeling of the crowd dynamics in critical situations;

- Modeling of criminal networks and their analysis.