Dr. OLGA N. SOLOMINA
Corresponding Member, the
2009 + Deputy Director of the
2007 + Adjunct Senior Research Scientist in the Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory
1977 + Research Scientist in Glaciological Department of the
Diploma (like Master), History, Archeology, Ethnography,
Doctor of Sciences (like Habilitation), Hydrology,
Russian, English, French (active), German, Spanish (reading)
2007 Nobel Peace Prize in the IPCC Group of Experts
1995 Stipend for outstanding young researchers of President of the
2012+ International Association of Cryospheric Sciences IACS, vice-president
2010+ IPCC Fifth assessment, “Cryosphere” chapter - Lead author
2008+ INQUA Palaeoclimate commission
2006-2011 International Geosphere-Biosphere Program (IGBP) Scientific Committee
(vice-char since 2007).
2005-2009 Russian Federation Commission for Scientific Qualification;
2003-2009 Scientific Council of the
2001-2005 PAGES Steering Committee;
2005-2007 International Glaciological Society Scientific Council;
2005-2007 International Project “Climate and Cryosphere” (CliC) National Committee;
2006-2009 International Geosphere-Biosphere Program (IGBP) Scientific Committee;
2005-2007 FAR IPCC, 2007. “Palaeoclimate” chapter - Lead author
2009+ Bulletin of Geography (Physical Geography Series), Nicolaus Copernicus University (NCU),
2008+ Geography, Environment, Sustainability. MSU-IGRAS
2004+ Data of Glaciological Studies: editorial board;
2005+ Izvestiya of the
2004 Guest editor for special issue of “Paleogeography, Paleoclimatology, Paleoecology” “High latitude paleoenvironments”;
2005 Guest editor for special issue of “Global and Planetary Changes” “Glaciers and Climate at different time scales”
Northern Caucasus and Georgia, Solovki Island, the Alps, Sakhalin, Svalbard, Crimea, Ukraine, Kunashir Island, King George Island, South Shetland Islands, Antarctica, Patagonia, Chile, Cordillera Blanca, Peru, Pamir-Alay, Uzbekistan, Kamchatka, Tien Shan, Kirgizstan, Uzbekistan, Altay, Polar Urals.
Recent Research Grants
2008-2010 PI, Construction and paleoclimatic analysis of continuous millennium-long ring-width chronology in
2007-2008 Co-PI, Study of regional ecological problems connected to the climate change and adaptation strategies (Grant of Ministry of Science)
2004-2005 Co-PI, The Little Ice Age and the glaciers – paleoclimatic implications (comparison of the French Alps and
2004-2006 Co-PI, Tree-ring and ice-core record combination for paleoclimatic reconstructions in the Tien Shan, Kamchatka, and Taymir/Franz Josef Land /Severnaya Zemlia (the Former Soviet Union) International Science and
2004-2006 PI, Tree-ring-based spatial reconstruction of
2002-2004 Participant, Tree-ring reconstructions of the North Pacific Oscillation (PI - G.Wiles, in cooperation of Lamont-Doherty Tree-ring
2000-2001 PI, Retreat of mountain glaciers of
2002 Lamont Dotherty Observatory,
2000 Institute of Arctic, Alpine, and Antarctic Research & National Snow and Ice Data Center Boulder, Colorado, USA;
2000 Institute de Antarctica,
1996 Laboratoire de Glaciologie,
1989 Serebryanny, L.R., Orlov, A.V., Solomina, O.N. at al. Moraines as a source of glaciological information.
2011 Brugnoli E., Solomina O., Spaccino L., Dologva E. Climate Signal in the Ring Width, Density and Carbon Stable Isotopes in Pine (Pinus silvestris L.) in
2011 Solomina O.N., Matskovsky V.V, Zhukov R.C. Tree-ring chronicles “Vologda” and “Solovki” as a source of the data on climatic of the last millennium”. Doklady of Academy of Sciences, v 439, № 4, с. 539–544.
2011 Matskovsky V.V, Dolgova E.A., Solomina O.N. Application of tree-ring data for the reconstruction of the runoff of Teberda river in 1850-2005 гг. Ice and Snow, 2011-1 (119) – p. 119-123.
2011 Wanner H., Solomina O., Grosjean M., Ritz S.P. and Jetel M. Structure and origin of Holocene cold events. Quaternary Science Reviews Volume 30, Issues 21-22, October 2011, Pages 3109-3123 doi:10.1016/j.quascirev.2011.07.010
2010 Solomina O.N., Maksimova O.E. Ring width and density of Picea Schrenkiana at the upper tree limit in Kyrgyz republic as a source of peleoclimatic information. Izvestiya of Russian Academy of Sciences. Geographical Series (in Russian) №6, p. 54-66.
2010 Maximova O.E., Solomina O.N.. Seven-centuries spurce ring width chronology in the area of Engilchek glacier, Tien Shan mountains,
2010 Dolgova E., Solomina O. The first quantitative reconstruction of warm period temperature in
2009 Solomina O.N., Aptikaeva O.I., Shatalin A.Yu. Rhythms of the natural processes by the Wavelet analyses of the conifer tree-rings in the northern part of European Russia in the last 300 years. Geophysical processes and the biosphere. v 8, № 1. p. 51-61.
2010 Solomina, O.N., Ivanov, M.N and Bradwell, T. Lichenometric studies on moraines in the Polar Urals. Geogr. Ann.,
2010 Solomina, O. Unknown eruption of Shiveluch volcano (
2010 Solomina, O. Studying past volcanic activity with tree-rings. In: Tree-Ring Reconstructions in Natural Hazards Research. Series: Advances in Global Change Research (AGLO) Eds. M. Stoffel, M. Bollschweiler, D. R. Butler, B. H.Luckman. DOI 10.1007/978-90-481-8736-2
2010 Klimenko V. and Solomina O. Climatic Variations in the East European Plain during the Last Millennium: State of the Art. Przybylak et al. (eds.). The Polish Climate in the European Context:An Historical Overview, DOI 10.1007/978-90-481-3167-9_3,© Springer Science + Business Media, B.V. 71-101.
2010 Solomina O.N., Rumiantsev D.E., Matskovsky V.V. Conifer tree-ring response to climatic signal in the central part of the East European Plain. Geography: problems of science and education. LXIII Gertzen Conference. SPB, p. 321-324
2009 Demezhko D.Yu., Solomina O.N. Temperature changes in the Kunashir during the last 400 years according to the geothermic and tree-ring data. Doklady of Academy of Sciences 426(2): 1-4.
2009 Solomina, O.N., Aptikaeva, O.I., Shatalin, A.Yu. Cyclicity of Natural Processes in the Last 300 Years Imprinted in the Tree-Ring Proxies in Subarctic European
2009 Rumiantsev D.E., Solomina O.N., Lipatkin V.A., Matskovsky V.V., Kukhta A.E., Nikolaev D.K. Potentials of cross-dating of the pine and spruce in the central part of the East European plain. Lesnoy Vesntik. V. 3 (72), 67-75.
2008 Solomina O.N., Maximova O.E., Gorlov M.G. Tree-ring reconstruction of summer temperature of the last five centuries in the Tien Shan mountains, Kyrgyzstan republic // Symposium in memory of the 80th anniversary of the German-Russian Alay/ Pamir Expedition in 1928, 2008.
2008 Wanner, H., Beer, J. Bütikofer, J.,
2008 Solomina, O.,
2008 Jomelli V., Grancher D., Brunstein D., Solomina O. Recalibration of the yellow Rhizocarpon growth curve in the Cordillera Blanca (
2007 Solomina, O.N., Abilmeizova B., Griaznova,V.V., Yershova, I.V.. Tree-rings drought index reconstruction in Near Issyk-Kul area, Tien Shan,
2007 Solomina, O., Wiles, G., Shiraiwa, T., and D’Arrigo, R. Multiproxy records of climate variability for
2007 Solomina, O., Jomelli,V. Kaser G.,
2007 Solomina, O., Haeberli, W., Kull, C., Wiles, G. Historical and Holocene glacier–climate variations: General concepts and overview Glob.Planet.Change doi:10.1016/j.gloplacha.2007.02.001.
2006 Solomina O., Schweingruber F., Nagornov O., Kuzmichenok, V.,. Yurina Yu., Mikhalenko V., Kunakhovich M., and Kutuzov, S. Reconstruction of summer temperature and ablation of glaciers in Central Tien Shan for the period of AD 1626-1995 using maximum ring density of spruce (Picea Schrenkiana) Data of Glacialogical Studies, vol. 100, pp. 104-113. (in Russian).
2005 Solomina, O., Jacoby, G., D'Arrigo, R., Braeunning, А., Eremenko, N., Muraviev, Ya. Summer Temperature Reconstructions of the Last 400 Years in
2005 Solomina, O., Davi, N., D’Arrigo, R., Jacoby, G. Tree-ring reconstruction of Crimean drought and l ake chronology correction. Geophysical Research Letters, v. 32, 32(LXXXXX): doi:10.1029/2005GL023335.
2005 Solomina, O. N. Glacier and climate variability on the Mountains of the Former Soviet
2004 Solomina, O., Alverson, K. High latitude Eurasian paleoenvironments: introduction and synthesis. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology 209: 1-18.
2004 Jacoby, G., Solomina,O., Frank, D., Eremenko, N., D’Arrigo, R. “Kunashir (Kuriles) Oak 400-year reconstruction of temperature and relation to the Pacific Decadal Oscillation.” Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology 209: 303-311.
2004 Solomina, O., Barry, R., Bodnya, M. The Retreat of Tien Shan Glaciers (
2003 Solomina, O.N., 2003. Dynamics of subpolar glaciation over 2000 years by lichenometric data. Data of glaciological studies. 94: 17-30. (in Russian).
2003 Solomina, O., Calkin, P. Lichenometry as Applied to Moraines in
2002 Solomina, O.N. Dendrogeomorphology: Research Requirements. Dendrochronologia, 20 (1): 231-243.
2000 Solomina, O. N. Retreat of mountain glaciers of northern
1999 Solomina, O. N., Muraviev, Ya.D., Shiraiwa, K., & Sawaguchi S. Lichenometric studies of moraines in
1998 Solomina, O. N. & Filatov, E.S. Changes in mountain glaciers in
1997 Bondarev, L.G., Gobedzhishvili, R.G. & Solomina, O.N. Fluctuations of local glaciers in the Southern Ranges of the Former USSR. Quaternary International, 38/39, p. 103-108.
1997 Solomina O.N. Holocene rapid mass movement in the former
1996 Mikhalenko, V.N. & Solomina, O.N. Long-term variations of mountain glaciers in the former USSR (FSU). Part 1. Mass balance reconstructions. Zeitschrift fur Gletcherkunde und Glazialgeologie, 32, p. 159-166.
1996 Solomina, O.N. Long-term variations of Mountain Glaciers in the former USSR (FSU) Part 2. Dendrochronology and Lichenometry. Zeitschrift fur Gletcherkunde und Glazialgeologie, 32, p. 197-205.
1996 Savoskul, O.S. & Solomina, O.N. Late-Holocene glacier variations in the frontal and inner ranges of the Tien Shan,
1996 Serebryanny, L.R. & Solomina, O.N. Glaciers and climate of the mountains of the former
1995 Solomina, O.N., Muravyev, Ya.D. & Bazanova, L.I. Little Ice Age Glaciers in
1994 Solomina, O.N., Savoskul O.S. & Cherkinsky A.E. Glacier variations, mudflow activity and landscape development in the
1991 Kotlyakov, V.M., Serebryanny, L.R. & Solomina, O.N. Climate change and glacier fluctuations of the last millennium in the south mountains of
1991 Solomina, O. & Melnikova, N. Research on glaciers and climate fluctuations in Turgen-Aksu Valley, Terskey Ala-Too Range (tree-rings, lichenometry). - Journal of Glaciology and Geocryology. 13 (3), p. 201-212 (in Chinese).
1989 Serebryanny, L.R. & Solomina, O.N. Glacial changes in Tien Shan Mts. revealed by bioindication: time series analysis and interpretation. - IAHS Publ. p. 81-87.
1985 Serebryanny, L,R., Tishkov, A.A., Malyasova, E.S., Solomina, O.N. & Ilves, E.O. Reconstruction of the development of vegetation in Arctic high latitudes. Polar geography and geology. 9, p. 308-321.