VIAM was founded in 1968 with the following
main scientific directions:

Shell theory
(Head first V. Zhgenti then
T. Meunargia)

Mathematical physics (Head first L. Magnaradze then I.
Tavkhelidze)

Mechanics of continua (Head T. Gegelia)

Differential equations
and optimal control (Head first G. Kharatishvili then
T. Tadumadze)

Mathematical logic and theory of algorithms (Head first Sh.
Pkhakadze then Kh. Rukhaia)

Probability theory and mathematical statistics (Head E. Nadaraia)

Problems
of physics and engineering (Head A. Khvoles)

Mathematical and cybernetic problems of economics (Head first
A. Toronjadze then R. Chitashvili)

Numerical methods and programming (Head Sh. Nikolaishvili)

Computers (Head N. Svanidze)

Differential and integral equations of mathematical physics
(Head L. Magnaradze)

Numerical methods (Head first D. Gordeziani then R.
Botchorishvili)

Ordinary
differential equations (Head I. Kiguradze)

Projective methods (Head T. Vashakmadze)

Theory
of elasticity (Head M. Basheleishvili)

Complex
analysis and its applications (Head first G. Manjavidze then
N. Avazashvili)

Applied
mechanics (Head R. Sajaia)

Transfer
theory (Head Sh. Nikolaishvili)

Applied
works (Head G.
Sharashidze)

Partial
differential equations (Head A. Bitsadze)

Hydrodynamics (Head first R. Devdariani then G. Devdariani)

Mathematical programming and control systems (Head K.
Tsiskaridze)

Functional analysis and their applications (Head Z. Chanturia)

Discrete
mathematics (Head A. Kharazishvili)

Scientifictechnical Information (Head K. Zhvania)

System
Programming (Head J. Antidze)

Computing of Economical information (Head M. Jibuti)

Software
(Head first A. Kvitashvili then A. Tsiskaridze)

Electronic modeling (Head G. Varazi)

Modernization of computers (Head R. Berulava)

External
devices of computers (Head S. Kipshidze)

Computer
BESM4 (Head first N. Svanidze then Z. Didishvili)

Computer
M220 (Head first O. Chkhaidze then K. Samsonia)

Computer
BESM6 (Head first N. Svanidze then O. Chigvinadze)

Computer
ES1020 (Head first N. Svanidze then A. Katamadze)

Computer
BESM6/7 (Head first O. Chkhaidze then J. Ukleba)

Computer
ES1033 (Head first K. Samsonia then A. Katamadze then J. Gabrashvili)

Computer
ES1061 (Head J. Kelbakiani)

Computing of Economical information (Head M. Jibuti)
The institute has been reorganized in
December 2006.