Alexandra Cherepanova

Junior Research Scientist, Laboratory of General Geocryology

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Tel.: 7-4112-390884


  • M.S. (Geocryology), Yakutsk State University, 2009
  • Exchange student, Luleå University of Technology, 2006-2007

Research Interests

  • Permafrost
  • Periglacial geomorphology
  • Paleogeography

Current and Recent Projects

  • SB RAS Basic Research Project, 2021-2025: Structure of Continental Permafrost and Key Stages of Its Evolution during the Neopleistocene and Holocene (Participant)
  • RFBR–Russian Geographical Society Project 17-05-41079\18, 2017-2019: 1:2,500,000-Scale Mapping of Upper Permafrost Parameters, Eastern Russian Arctic (Participant)
  • Second Yakutia Expedition (MPI): Comprehensive Investigation And Mapping Of The State Of Permafrost in Yakutia for Elaborating Scientific Guidelines and Technologies for Socio-Economic Development (Participant)
  • UArctic Early Career Researchers Grant to the University of Greenland, Nuuk, 2017

Field Work

  • 2011-present geomorphological studies in the Tuymaada valley, Central Yakutia
  • August, 2010 – Russian-German Expedition “Lena 2010”, Arctic Yakutia
  • September, 2009 – Lena Pillars Expedition, Middle Lena


  • 2013-present – Senior Lecturer, Department of Geocryology, North-Eastern Federal University