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Elena Roget correu

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Anna Drou correu

People and Institutions

Alexander Izhitskiy


Place of work:

Laboratory of Ocean and Continental Waters Interaction and Anthropogenic Processes
P.P. Shirshov Institute of Oceanology RAS

Professional experience:

Research engineer.
Participation in several expeditions to the Aral, Black, Baltic and Kara seas as a member of hydrophysics group.

Topics of interest:

The Aral Sea; circulation, thermohaline structure and water balance of the Aral Sea; interaction between ocean and coastal waters; physics of inland, semi-enclosed and marginal seas.

Active research projects:

Physics and Chemistry of the Dying Aral Sea – Russian Foundation for Basic Research.
Disaster of the Aral Sea and Climate Change in Central Asia: Interplay and Mutual Feedbacks – U.S. Civilian Research and Development Foundation.

Representative publications: