Name: Polina Morozova

Date of birth: 16/03/1989

Occupational field: paleoclimatology, mountain meteorology, numerical climate modeling

Position: Researcher and PhD student (Laboratory of Climatology, Institute of Geography, Russian Academy of Sciences)

Tel: +7-499- 129-04-74

Address: Institute of Geography, Russian Academy of Sciences, Staromonetny L. 29, Moscow 119017, Russia


2006-2011  Moscow State University, Department of Meteorology and Climatology, MSc, “Methods of investigating mountain glacier response to climate change”

2011-2012  PhD Student, MSU

2013 -   PhD Student, Institute of Geography RAS

Professional experience

 2011 - Researcher, Laboratory of Climatology, Institute of Geography, Russian Academy of Sciences

September 2013 - Karthaus Summer School on Ice Sheets and Glaciers in the Climate System, Italia

August 2013 - International Young Scientists School on Computational Information Technologies for Environmental Sciences: “CITES-2013”, Petrozavodsk, Russia

 July 2010-August 2010 Research Computing Center of the Moscow State University, Laboratory of Supercomuter modeling of climate system processes, internship training

June 2009- July 2009 Hydrometeorological Research Center of Russian Federation, Department of hydrodynamic short-term weather forecasts, internship training


 - Black Sea coast (February of 2007,2008,2009,2010,2011,2012, researches of local wind Nord-Ost (bora))

- Central Caucasus (2009, 2010, 2012, 2013, mass-balance and microclimatology observations, glacier Djankuat, Elbrus)

- Svalbard (June of 2012, August of 2013,temperature regime of frozen soils)


 Borzenkova А., Bychkova V., Korneva I., Мorozova P.,Partola V.,Toropov P., Chayka А., “Field researches of Novorossyisk bora”. - Meteospectr, 2009, №2, p.64-71

Toropov P.A., Morozova P.A. « Evaluation of the Caspian Sea level fluctuations during the Late Pleistocene cryochrone epoch based on the results of the numerical climate modeling », Vestnik MSU, Ser. 5 «Geography », 2011, №2, p.55-61

Kislov A.V., Morozova P.A. «Stochastic analysis of mountain glacier dynamics», Vestnik MSU, Ser. 5 «Geography », 2012, №4, p. 9-13

Morozova P.A. « Scandinavian ice sheet influence on the climate of East European Plain (based on the results of the numerical climate modeling  PMIP II)»,Ice and snow,2014, №1, p. 113-124

Popova V.V., Shiryyaeva A.V., Morozova P.A. “Snow cover onset dates in the north of Eurasia: relations and feedback to the macro-scale atmospheric circulation”, Ice and snow,2014, №3, p. 39-49

A roadmap for Antarctic and Southern Ocean science for the next two decades and beyond  M.C. KENNICUTT II et al., Antarctic Science Ltd 2014 doi:10.1017/S09541020140006


The winner of Russian Student’s Hydrometeorological Olympiad (2010), President's Award winner for talented youth (2010).