Laboratory Staff

Egor Zelenin. Laboratory of neotectonics and recent geodynamics, GIN RAS Egor Zelenin, Head of the Laboratory, Ph.D.

Research interests: active faults, volcanology, seismotectonics, paleoseismology, geomorphology, geoinformatics, geospatial databases, remote sensing methods, digital photogrammetry, UAV application methods. Research areas: Kamchatka; the Western Caucasus, the Armenian Highlands, the Alborz. more detailspublications
Vladimir Trifonov. Laboratory of neotectonics and recent geodynamics, GIN RAS Vladimir Trifonov, Chief Researcher, Dr.Sci.

Research interests: geodynamics, recent and active tectonics, seismotectonics, active faults, mountain folding, historical geoecology, quaternary geology, tectonophysics, geomorphology, subcrustal geodynamics, geoarchaeology, historical and regional geology. Research areas: Caucasian region, Transcaucasia, Turkey, Syria, Iran, Caspian region, Southern and Western Turkmenistan, Pamir-Hindu Kush region, Tajik depression, the Tien Shan, Kazakhstan, the Urals, Mongolia, Kamchatka, Western USA, Cuba, Iceland, Italy, Greece. more detailspublications
Andrey Kozhurin. Laboratory of neotectonics and recent geodynamics, GIN RAS Andrey Kozhurin, Leading Researcher, Dr.Sci.

Research interests: recent tectonics and geodynamics, seismology, volcanology, seismotectonics, paleoseismology, active faults, fault dating methods, trenching, geomorphology, geoecology, remote sensing methods. Research areas: Circum-Pacific Belt – the Kamchatka, Sakhalin, Kuril and Aleutian Islands, Japan; Hanoi Depression; Northeast Asia (Momsky and Chersky ridges); Transcaucasia (Spitak earthquake zone); Southwest Iran (the Zagros, Bushehr). more detailspublications
Dmitry Bachmanov. Laboratory of neotectonics and recent geodynamics, GIN RAS Dmitry Bachmanov, Senior Researcher, Ph.D.

Research interests: recent tectonics and geodynamics, active faults, geomorphology, remote sensing methods, tectonophysics, geoinformatics, databases, cartography, methods and algorithms of geological information processing. Research areas: Central Tien Shan, Syria, the Zagros, the Middle Urals, North-Western and Eastern Caucasus, Turkey. more detailspublications
Yaroslav Trikhunkov. Laboratory of neotectonics and recent geodynamics, GIN RAS Yaroslav Trikhunkov, Senior Researcher, Ph.D.

Research interests: geomorphology, structural geology, recent tectonics and geodynamics, active faults, late Cenozoic stratigraphy, geoecology, geological hazards, geoarchaeology. Research areas: Caucasian region, Transcaucasia, Crimea, Turkey, Syria, the Central Tien Shan, Eastern Kazakhstan, Altai. more detailspublications
Sergey Sokolov. Laboratory of neotectonics and recent geodynamics, GIN RAS Sergey Sokolov, Senior Researcher, Ph.D.

Research interests: recent tectonics and geodynamics, geomorphology, structural geology, remote sensing methods, active faults, active volcanism, morphological analysis, quaternary geology, lineament analysis, geoarchaeology. Research areas: Russian Far East (Khabarovsk Krai, Primorye), Yamal, Crimea, Voronezh Anteclise, Transcaucasia, Central Asia. more detailspublications
Evgeniya Shalaeva. Laboratory of neotectonics and recent geodynamics, GIN RAS Evgeniya Shalaeva, Researcher

Research interests: neotectonics, geomorphology, paleogeography, geodynamics, geoinformatics, evolution of depressions within Alpide belt. Research areas: Transcaucasia, Caucasus region, Crimea, Turkey. more detailspublications
Olga Gaidalenok. Laboratory of neotectonics and recent geodynamics, GIN RAS Olga Gaidalenok, Junior Researcher

Research interests: recent and active tectonics, geodynamics, seismotectonics, tectonophysics, geomorphology, remote sensing methods. Research areas: Caucasus region, Crimea. more detailspublications
Sofya Garipova. Laboratory of neotectonics and recent geodynamics, GIN RAS Sofya Garipova, Junior Researcher

Scientific interests: paleoseismology, recent and active tectonics, petrography, remote sensing method. Research areas: Zaisan Depression, the Khangai Highland, Elbrus Volcanic Centre (the Caucasus) Kamchatka. more detailspublications
Svetlana Oskolkova. Laboratory of neotectonics and recent geodynamics, GIN RAS Svetlana Oskolkova, engineer

Team role: Assistance in the organization of scientific and applied activities of the laboratory. more details


Former Members
Alexander Ioffe. Laboratory of neotectonics and recent geodynamics, GIN RAS Alexander Ioffe, Ph.D. − worked in the laboratory from 1979 to 2018.

Research interests: mathematical methods in geology, numerical simulation of neotectonic processes, tectonophysics, geoinformatics, cartography, databases, methods and algorithms of geological information processing. Research areas: East European Platform, Middle and South Urals, Karelia, the Caucasus. more details
Sergey Skobelev. Laboratory of neotectonics and recent geodynamics, GIN RAS Sergey Skobelev, Ph.D. − worked in the laboratory from 1973 to 2001.

Research interests: recent and active tectonics, geodynamics, tectonophysics, orogeny, geomorphology, remote sensing methods. Research areas: South and West Turkmenistan, Pamir-Hindu Kush region, Tajik Depression, the Tien Shan, Kazakhstan, the Urals, Mongolia. more details