The training for "Information Systems" specialists was started at the INPPE in 1997. That initiative came FROM Dr. Salnikov, one-time head of
"Automated Control Systems Department". The training for "IS for Nuclear Energy"- speciality was held on this department until 2003.
At 28.04.99 Academic Committee of OINPE took the decision of
"IS Department" establishment.
According to this decision at the 10th of march,2003 the mentioned department was organized on the Cybernetics faculty. And FROM this time IS-department took
up the duties of "information systems"-specialists training.
The head of the department FROM the early days of foundation is Boris I. Yatsalo,