Laboratory for Sedimentary Process Geochemistry

Unit number
7/ 7
Research fields
Department title
Geology and Geophysics
Research area
  • Chemical composition of marine sediments and accumulation of ore elements in various climatic, structural and tectonic conditions
  • Sedimentation within modern ore-forming systems at continental margins, their morphostructural control and comparison with ancient deposits formation models
  • Chemical and mineral composition of ores and sediments within modern marine ore-forming systems, identification and assessment of prospective new ore deposits
  • Analysis of geoecological conditions of marine ecosystems based on the study of heavy metals and mercury
Lab team
  • Valentina V. Sattarova, Ph.D., head of laboratory
  • Anatoly S. Astakhov, Dr.Sc., principal researcher
  • Ivan A. Kalugin, Dr.Sc., leading researcher
  • Nadezhda V. Astakhova, Ph.D., leading researcher
  • Kirill I. Aksentov, Ph.D., senior researcher
  • Nadezhda V. Vashchenkova, Ph.D., senior researcher
  • Alexander N. Kolesnik, Ph.D., senior researcher
  • Olga N. Kolesnik, Ph.D., senior researcher
  • Dmitry M. Polyakov, Ph.D., senior researcher
  • Valery V. Babich, senior researcher
  • Elena G. Vologina, senior researcher
  • Maksim V. Ivanov, researcher
  • Ivan S. Kirichenko, researcher
  • Anna A. Maryash, researcher
  • Evgeny A. Lopatnikov, junior researcher
  • Alexander V. Alatortsev, senior engineer
  • Marina V. Shapovalova, senior engineer
  • Nina Y. Konstantinova, technician

Lab team pages