Efremov Petr

Petr Efremov

Research Scientist, Laboratory of Permafrost Landscapes

РИНЦ Author ID: 178301 (https://www.elibrary.ru/author_profile.asp?authorid=178301)
Scopus ID: 57189894858

TeI.: +7-4112-390841
Email: efremov@mpi.ysn.ru 


  • M.S. (Geography), Yakutsk State University, 1993

Research Interests

  • Permafrost landscapes, hydrothermal regimes of the active layer and upper permafrost


  • 1993-present – monitoring observations in central and Arctic Yakutia
  • 2011-2012 – studies on the hydrothermal regime of the active layer and upper permafrost in the Suntar Khayata Range

Current and Recent Projects

  • SB RAS Basic Research Project IX.127.2.3, 2017-2020: Integrated Studies to Understand the Dynamics of Natural and Human-Affected Landscapes in the East Siberian Permafrost Region – Block 1. Assessing the Current State of Permafrost Landscapes in East Siberia in the Context of Late Pleistocene and Holocene Evolution (Participant)
  • Joint Research Program between the Melnikov Permafrost Institute and UMR8148 GEOPS/CNRS Laboratory “GEOSCIENCES PARIS SUD”, Orsay University, France, 2018-2022: High Spatial and Temporal Resolution Study of the Permafrost Degradation and Carbon Release In Central Siberia (Participant)
  • Contract Project, Larionov Institute of Physical and-Technical Problems of the North, Yakutsk, 2018-2020: Investigation of Permafrost Changes and Assessment of Related Hazards on Linear Infrastructure in the Power of Siberia Pipeline Corridor in a Changing Climate (Participant)
  • SB RAS Core Project. Geocryological Hazards in the Russian North-East: Monitoring, and Database and GIS Development.
  • Collaborative project with RIGC/JAMSTEC and NIPR (Japan): Study of Glaciers in the Suntar Khayata Range.
  • Collaborative project with the Research Institute for Global Change (Japan Agency for Marine-Earth Science and Technology): Land Surface Observation of Heat/Water/Vegetation Conditions in Yakutia, 1996-2014


  • Member of the Russian Geographical Society
  • Member of the Yakutsk Orienteering Club