IEC SB RAS - Alexander A. Shchetnikov

Alexander A. Shchetnikov

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Scope of expertise Geomorphology, neotectonics and Cenozoic geology of East Siberia

  1. Shchetnikov, A.A. & Ufimtsev, G.F. (2004). – Relief structure and recent tectonics of the Tunka rift (southwestern Baikal region). – Nauchnyi Mir, Moscow. 160 pp. (in Russian).
  2. White, D., Preece, R.C., Shchetnikov, A.A., Parfitt, S. & Dlussky, K. (2008). – A Holocene molluscan succession from floodplain sediments of the Upper Lena River (Lake Baikal region), Siberia. – Quaternary Science Reviews, 27, 962–987.
  3. Shchetnikov, A.A. (2009). – Relief structure of the Tunka rift system (Lake Baikal region). – Zeitschrift für Geomorphologie, 53(4), 505-518.
  4. Shchetnikov, A.A. (2010). – Tectonics inversions in morphotectonics of the Tunka rift valley (Baikal rift zone): Reply to comment H. Vogt T. Vogt on: Relief structure of the Tunka rift system. (Zeitschrift fur Geomorphologie 2009, 53/4: 505518. – Zeitschrift für Geomorphologie, 54(2), 199-201.
  5. Skovitina, T., Angelelli, F., Lebedeva, E., Selezneva, E., Shchetnikov, A. & Mikhalev, D. (2011). – Morphologic landscapes, geo-archeological and historical sites of Ethiopia (photo-reporting). – Geo-Archeologia, 1, 19–65.
  6. Ufimtsev, G.F. & Shchetnikov, A.A. (1999). – Socle uplift of the Mongol-Siberian rejuvenated orogene. – Russian Journal of Pacific Geology (Tikhookeanskaya Geologiya), 18(5), 57–60 (in Russian).
  7. Ufimtsev, G.F. Shchetnikov, A.A. & Filinov, I.A. (2010). – Latest erosional incision in river valleys of southern East Siberia. – Russian Geology and Geophysics, 51(8) 863–867.
  8. Shchetnikov, A.A., Filinov, I.A., Shibanova, I.V., Mashchuk, I.M. & Sizov, A.V.(2009). – “Slavin Yar”: a new Upper Cenozoic reference section in the Tunka rift valley (Southwestern Baikal region). – Stratigraphy and Geological Correlation, 17(4), 454–459.
  9. Kozyrev, A., Shchetnikov, A., Klement'ev, A., Filinov, I., Fedorenko, A., White D. (2014). – The early Upper Palaeolithic of the Tunka rift valley, Lake Baikal region, Siberia. – Quaternary International, 348, 4-13.
  10. Shchetnikov, A.A., Klementiev, A.M., Filinov, I.A. & Semeney, E.Yu. (2015). – Large mammals from the Upper Pleistocene reference sections in the Tunka rift valley, southwestern Baikal Region. – Stratigraphy and Geological Correlation, 23(2), pp. 214–236.
  11. Ufimtsev, G. F., Perevalov, A. V., Rezanova, V. P., Kulagina, N. V., Mashchuk, I. M., Shchetnikov, A. A., Rezanov, I. N. & Shibanova, I. V. (2003). – Radiothermoluminescence dating of Quaternary sediments of the Tunka rift. – Russian Geology and Geophysics, 3, 224-229.
  12. Ufimtsev, G.F., Shchetnikov, A.A. & Filinov, I.A. (2009). – Neotectonic inversions in the Baikal Rift System. – Russian Geology and Geophysics, 50(7), 610-619.
  13. Ufimtsev, G.F., Kulagina, N.V., Shchetnikov, A.A. & Fogt, T. (2000). – Paleovalleys in the western side of Lake Baikal. –Russian Geology and Geophysics (Geologiya i Geofizika), 44(7), 983–989 (in Russian)
  14. Ufimtsev, G.F., Shchetnikov, A.A. & Filinov, I.A. (2004). – Geomorphological peculiarities of the Tora basin. – Geography and Natural Resources, 2, 89-93 (in Russian).
  15. Shchetnikov, A.A., Khenzykhenova, F.I., Simakova, A.N., Semenei, E.Y. & Filinov, I.A. (2015). – Changes of environments and climate during the Late Pleistocene and Holocene reconstructed from aeolian and colluvial deposits of the Zaktui site (Tunka rift valley, Baikal region). – Quaternary International, 355, 80-89.
  16. Shchetnikov, A.A., Semenei, E.Y., Filinov, I.A. & Khenzykhenova, F.I. (2015). – New data on the Late Pleistocene stratigraphy and paleoenvironment of the southwestern Baikal area (Siberia). – Quaternary International, 355, 65-79.
  17. Radziminovich, Ya. B. & Shchetnikov, A.A. (2005). – Strong earthquake on March 8th, 1829, on the southwestern flank of the Baikal rift zone: an update. – Journal of Volcanology and Seismology (Vulkanologiya i Seismologiya), 3, 41-52 (in Russian).
  18. Shchetnikov, A.A., White, D., Filinov, I.A. & Rutter, N. (2012). –  Late Quaternary geology of the Tunka rift basin (Lake Baikal region), Russia. – Journal of Asian Earth Sciences, 46, 195–208.
  19. Mackay, A.W., Bezrukova, E.V., Leng, M.J., Meaney, M., Nunes, A., Piotrowska, N., Self, A., Shchetnikov, A., Shilland, E., Tarasov, P., Wang, L. & White, D. (2012). – Aquatic ecosystem responses to Holocene climate change and biome development in boreal, central Asia. – Quaternary Science Reviews, 41, 119-131.
  20. Shchetnikov, A.A., Radziminovich, Ya.B., Vologina, E.G. & Ufimtsev, G.F. (2012). – The formation of Proval Bay as an episode in the development of the Baikal rift basin: A case study. – Geomorphology, 177-178, 1–16.
  21. Vologina, E.G., Sturm, M., Radziminovich, Ya.B., Vorob’eva, S.S. & Shchetnikov, A.A. (2012). – The 1912 earthquake in South Baikal: traces in bottom sediments and gas release into the water column. – Russian Geology and Geophysics, 53(12), 1342–1350.
  22. Radziminovich, Ya.B. & Shchetnikov, A.A. (2013). – Historical earthquakes studies in Eastern Siberia: State-of-the-art and plans for future. – Journal of Asian Earth Sciences, 62, 134–145.
  23. Smekalin, O.P., Shchetnikov A.A. & White D. (2013). – Arshan palaeoseismic feature of the Tunka fault (Baikal rift zone, Russia). – Journal of Asian Earth Sciences, 62, 317–328.
  24. Mackay, A.W., Bezrukova, E.V., Boyle, J.F., Holmes, J.A., Panizzo, V.N., Piotrowska, N., Shchetnikov, A., Shilland, E.M., Tarasov, P. & White, D. (2013). – Multiproxy evidence for abrupt climate change impacts on terrestrial and freshwater ecosystems in the Ol’khon region of Lake Baikal, central Asia. – Quaternary International, 290-291, 46-56.
  25. Shchetnikov, A.A., Kochetkov, V.K. & Radziminovich, Ya.B. (2008). – Lakes of the Amut depression (Northern Pribaikalye). – Landform Analysis, 2008, 6, P. 59-69.
  26. Shchetnikov, A.A. (2008). – Geomorphology of the Tunka rift (South-west Pribaikalye). – Landform Analysis, 6, 49-58.
  27. Radziminovich, Ya.B. & Shchetnikov, A.A. (2008). – Historical seismicity on the southern margin of the Siberian craton: new data. – Russian Geology and Geophysics, 49(9), 698–706.
  28. Shchetnikov, A. A., Klement’ev, A. M., Sizov, A. V., Filinov, I. A. & Semenei, E. Yu. (2013). – New data on the age of Neopleistocene sediments in the Tunka rift valley (southwestern Baikal region) derived from 14C dating of large mammal fossils. – Doklady Earth Sciences, 449(1), 293–297.
  29. Radziminovich, Ya. B., Shchetnikov, A. A. & Vologina, E. G. (2010). – The “methane eruption” on Lake Baikal in 1912 as an effect of a strong earthquake. – Doklady Earth Sciences, 432(1), 583–586.
  30. Zhang, Y., Wünnemann, B., Bezrukova, E.V., Ivanov, E.V., Shchetnikov, A.A., Nourgaliev, D. & Levina, O.V. (2013). – Basin morphology and seismic stratigraphy of Lake Kotokel, Baikal region, Russia. – Quaternary International, 290-291, 57-67.
  31. White, D., Preece, R.C., Shchetnikov, A.A. & Dlussky, K.G. (2013). – Late Glacial and Holocene environmental change reconstructed from floodplain and aeolian sediments near Burdukovo, lower Selenga River Valley (Lake Baikal region), Siberia. – Quaternary International, 290-291, 68-81.

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