IEC SB RAS - Sergey G. Arzhannikov

Sergey G. Arzhannikov

Scope of expertise:

A specialist in seismogeology, geomorphology, and recent geodynamics. Involved in studying evidence of catastrophic late Quaternary geological-geomorphological events.

  1. Arzhannikova, A.V., Vassallo, R., Arzhannikov, S.G. & Jolivet, M. (2015). – Morphotectonics and paleoseismology of the eastern end of the Bolnay fault (Mongolia). – Russian Geology and  Geophysics, Vol.56, № 10. Pp. 1484–1490.
  2. Rizza M., Ritz J-F., Prentice C., Vassallo R., Braucher R., Larroque C., Arzhannikova A., Arzhannikov S., Mahan S., Massault M., Michelot J.-L., Todbileg M., ASTER Team (2015). Earthquake geology of the Bolnay fault (Mongolia) // Bulletin of Seismological Society of America, Vol. 105, № 1.  Pp. 72-93. doi: 10.1785/0120140119
  3. Vasil’chuk, Yu.K., Alexeev, S.V., Arzhannikov, S.G.,  Alexeeva, L.P., Budantseva, N.A., Chizhova, Yu.V., Arzhannikova, A.V., Vasil’chuk, A.K.,  Kozyreva, E.A.,  Rybchenko, A.A. & Svetlakov , A.A. (2015). – Isotope composition of lithalsa ice core in Sentsa river valley, Eastern Sayan. – Earth cryosphere, Vol. 2. Pp. 52-66 (in Russian).
  4. Arzhannikov, S.G., Braucher, R., Jolivet, M., & Arzhannikova, A.V. (2015). – Late Pleistocene glaciations in southern East Sayan and detection of MIS 2 end moraines based on beryllium (10Be) dating of glacier complexes. – Russian Geology and  Geophysics, Vol. 56, № 11. Pp. 1509–1521.
  5. Ivanov A.V., Demonterova E.I., Reznitskii L.Z., Barash I.G., Arzhannikov S.G., Arzhannikova A.V., Hung C.-H., Chung S.-L., Iizuka Y. Catastrophic outburst and tsunami flooding of Lake Baikal: U-Pb detrital zircon provenance study of the Paleo-Manzurka megaflood sediments // International Geology Review, published online 07/2015, doi:10.1080/00206814.2015.1064329.
  6. Goro Komatsu, Victor R. Baker, Sergei G. Arzhannikov, Ronnie Gallagher, Anastasia V. Arzhannikova, Alessio Murana, Takashi Oguchi Catastrophic flooding, palaeolakes, and late Quaternary drainage reorganization in northern Eurasia // International Geology Review, published online 07/2015, doi: 10.1080/00206814.2015.1048314.
  7. Arzhannikova,  A.V., Arzhannikov, S.G.,  Akulova, V.V., Danilova, Yu.V. & Danilov, B.S. (2014). – The origin of sand deposits in the South Minusa basin. – Russian Geology and  Geophysics, Vol. 55, № 10. Pp. 1183–1194.
  8. Arzhannikov, S.G., Ivanov, A.V., Arzhannikova, A.V. & Demonterova, E.I. (2014). – Science First Hand, Vol. 37, № 1. Pp. 50-67 (in Russian)..
  9. Arzhannikova, A.V.,  Jolivet, M.,  Arzhannikov, S.G., Vassallo, R. &  Chauvet, A.  (2013). – The time of the formation and destruction of the Meso-Cenozoic peneplanation surface in East Sayan. – Russian Geology and Geophysics, Vol. 54, № 7. Pp. 685–694.
  10. Jolivet M., Arzhannikov S., Chauvet A., Arzhannikova A.,Vassallo R., Kulagina N., Akulova V. (2013). - Accomodating large-scale intracontinental extension and compression in a single stress-field: A key example from the Baikal Rift System // Gondwana Research, Vol. 24, Issues 3-4. Pp. 918-935. Doi: 10.1016/
  11. Jolivet M., Arzhannikov S., Arzhannikova A., Chauvet A., Vassallo R., Braucher R. (2013). - Geomorphic Mesozoic and Cenozoic evolution in the Oka-Jombolok region (East Sayan ranges, Siberia) // Journal of Asian Earth Sciences, Vol. 62, Special Issue SI. Pp. 117-133. Doi:10.1016/j.jseaes.2011.09.017.
  12. Arzhannikova A., Arzhannikov S., Jolivet M., Vassallo R., Chauvet A. (2012). -  Pliocene to Quaternary deformation in South East Sayan (Siberia): Initiation of the Tertiary compressive phase in the southern termination of the Baikal Rift System // Journal of Asian Earth Sciences, Vol. 40. Pp. 581-594. doi:10.1016/j.jseaes.2010.10.11
  13. Arzhannikov S.G., Braucher R., Jolivet M., Arzhannikova A.V., Vassallo R., Chauvet A., Bourles D., Chauvet F. History of late Pleistocene glaciations in the central Sayan-Tuva Upland, southern Siberia (2012) // Quaternary Science Reviews, V.49, pp. 16-32. doi: 10.1016/j.quascirev.2012.06.005
  14. Arzhannikov, S.G. & Arzhannikova, AV. (2011). –  The Late Quaternary geodynamics of the Hyargas Nuur basin and bordering scarps (western Mongolia). – Russian Geology and  Geophysics, Vol. 52, № 2. Pp. 220–229.
  15. Arzhannikova, A.V., Arzhannikov, S.G., Jolivet, M., Vassalo, R., & Chauvet, A. (2011). –    Morphotectonic analysis of Pliocene-Quaternary deformations in the southeast of the Eastern Sayan. – Geotectonics, Vol. 45, № 2. Pp. 142-156(in Russian).
  16. Ivanov A.V., Arzhannikov S.G., Demonterova E.I., Arzhannikova A.V., Orlova L.A. (2011). Jom-Bolok Holocene volcanic field in the East Sayan Mts., Siberia, Russia: structure, style of eruptions, magma compositions, and radiocarbon dating // Bulletin of Volcanology, Vol. 73. Pp. 1279–1294. doi: 10.1007/s00445-011-0485-9.
  17. Arzhannikov S.G., Ineshin E.M., Arzhannikova A.V., Snopkov S.V. Paleogeographic situation of human habitation in the river valleys of the Oka Plateau in the East Sayan Ridge (for example, the Sentsa River valley.), (2010) // Proceedings of the laboratory of ancient technologies, №8. - S.291-302 (in Russian).
  18. Arzhannikov S.G., Alexeev S.V., Glyzin A.V., Kulagina N.V., Ignatova N.V., Orlova L.A. The Late Pleistocene-Holocene climate history in the western Todzha Basin (Eastern Tuva). (2010) // Geology and Geophysics. T. 51.№ 2, P.163-175.
  19. Komatsu G., Arzhannikov S.G., Gillespie A.R., Burke R. M., Miyamoto H., Baker V. R. (2009). Quaternary paleolake formation and cataclysmic flooding along the upper Yenisei River // Geomorphology 104, 143–164.
  20. Arzhannikov, S.G. & Arzhannikova, A.V. (2009). –  The paleoseismogenic activation of the Great Lakes segment of the Erzin-Agar-Dag fault. – Journal of Volcanology and Seismology, Vol. 3, № 2. Pp. 121-130 (in Russian).
  21. Arzhannikova, A.V., Arzhannikov, S.G. & Akulova, V.V. (2008). – Traces of dammed paleolake activity in the main valley relief and fill in the south of the Irkutsk amphitheater. – Russian Geology and Geophysics, Vol. 49, № 2. Pp. 124–131.
  22. Arzhannikova, A.V. & Arzhannikov, S.G. (2008). – New data on paleoseismic dislocations in the Great Lakes Basin, Western Mongolia. – Dokl. Earth Sci., Vol. 418, № 1. Pp. 1-4.
  23. Pavlenov V.A., Radziminovich J.B., Arzhannikov S.G., Gladkov A.S., Dzyuba I.A. (2007). Assessing Hoytogolskogo earthquake September 17, 2003 on the instrumental and macroseismic data // Volcanology and Seismology, №6.  P. 72-80 (in Russian).
  24. Komatsu G., Arzhannikov S.G., Arzhannikova A.V., Ershov K. (2007). - Geomorphology of subglacial volcanoes in the Azas Plateau, the Tuva Republic, Russia // Geomorphology, Vol. 88. Pp. 312–328.
  25. Komatsu G., Arzhannikov S.G., Arzhannikova A.V., Ori G.G. (2007). - Origin of glacial–fluvial landforms in the Azas Plateau volcanic field, the Tuva Republic, Russia: Role of ice–magma interaction // Geomorphology, Vol. 88. Pp. 352–366.
  26. Vassallo, R., J-F. Ritz, R. Braucher, M. Jolivet, S. Carretier, C. Larroque, A. Chauvet, C. Sue, M. Todbileg, D. Bourles, A. Arzhannikova and S. Arzhannikov (2007). - Transpressional tectonics and stream terraces of the Gobi-Altay, Mongolia // Tectonics, Vol. 26, TC5013, 24 pp. doi: 10.1029/2006TC002081.
  27. Jolivet M., Ritz J.-F., Vassallo R., Larroque C., Braucher R., Todbileg M., Chauvet A., Sue C., Arnaud N., R. De Vicente, Arzhanikova A., Arzhanikov S. (2007). - Mongolian summits: An uplifted, flat, old but still preserved erosion surface // Geology, Vol. 35, № 10. Pp. 871–874.
  28. Alexeev S., Arzhannikov S. and Alexeeva  L.The evolution of permafrost in the western part of the Todzha depression, Russia (2007)  // Geomorphology, 91, 124-131.
  29. Chipizubov, A.V. Arzhannikov, S.G., Semenov, R.M. & Smekalin, O.P. Prehistoric earthquakes and fault scarps in the Barguzin fault zone(Baikal Rift system) (2007) // Geology and Geophysics, T.48. - №7. - P. 581-592.
  30. Alexeev S.V., Arzhannikov S.G., (2005). New data on the structure and evolution of permafrost of the western part Todzha Basin (Republic of Tuva) // Earth's Cryosphere, №3. - P. 3-9 (in Russian).
  31. Arzhannikova A.V., Arzhannikov S.G., Semenov R.M. & Chipizubov A.V. (2005). - Morphotectonics and Late Pleistocene - Holocene deformations in the Tunka system of basins (Baikal rift, Siberia) // Zeitschrift fur Geomorphologie, Band 49, № 4, Pp. 485-494.
  32. Arzhannikova, A.V. & Arzhannikov, S.G. (2005). –Neotectonic deformation in the southwestern Siberian craton. –  Russian Geology and Geophysics, Vol. 46, № 3. Pp. 272-277.
  33. Arzhannikova, A.V. & Arzhannikov, S.G. (2005). – On the development of the Tunkin part of the Baikal rift zone during Late Pleistocene-Holocene (on the base of structural-geomorphologic investigation). – Geomorfologiya, Vol. 4. Pp. 48-54 (in Russian).
  34. Arjannikova, Larroque C., Ritz J. -F. , Déverchère J., Stéphan J. F. , Arjannikov S., San'kov V. (2004). - Geometry and kinematics of recent deformation in the Mondy-Tunka area (south-westernmost Baikal rift zone, Mongolia-Siberia) // Terra Nova, Vol. 16, № 5. Pp. 265-272.
  35. Arzhannikov S.G., Gladkov A.S., Semenov R.M. Late Quaternary geodynamics and tectonic activity within the Kan fault system (southwestern Siberian Platform) 2004// Russian Geology and  Geophysics, T.45. - №4. - P. 399-410.
  36. Arzhannikova, A.V., Larroque, C. & Arzhannikov, S.G. (2003). – Holocene deformations in the western end of the Tunka system of rift basins (Southwestern Baikal Rift). – Russian Geology and Geophysics, Vol. 44, № 4. Pp. 361-367.
  37. Ruzhich, V. V., Semenov, R. M., Alakshin, A. M., Mel'nikova, B. I., Chpizubov, A. V., Arzhannikov, S. G., Smekalin, O. P., Emel'yanova, I. A., Dem'yanovich, M .G. and Radziminovich, N. A. (2002). The 25.02.1999 South Baikal earthquake: seismotectonica and regional geodynamics // Russian Geology and  Geophysics, T.43.- №6. - P. 470-483.
  38. Vasilchuk Y.K., Alexeev S.V., Arzhannikov S.G., Papesh V., Rank D., Vasilchuk A.K., (2002). First data on isotopic dating of Holocene syngenetic ice wedges from the Merzlyi Yar area, upper reaches of the Enisei River //Doklady Earth Sciences, 383(2), 225-229.
  39. Chipizubov A.V., Semenov R.M., Arzhannikov S.G., Smekalin O.P. (2000). New data on paleoseismic dislocations within the Barguzin fault zone, Baikal rift system)// Doklady Earth Sciences, 372(3), 751-754.
  40. Arzhannikov S.G. (2000). Paleoseismic dislocations in the Ottug-Taiga-Azas fault zone (Eastern Tuva) // Russian Geology and  Geophysics, V. 41. - № 11. - P.1499 – 1509 (in Russian).
  41. Arzhannikova, A.V. & Arzhannikov, S.G. (1999). – Seismotectonic deformations in the western part of the Tunka Alps and present-day exogeodynamics. – Geol. Geofiz., Vol. 40, № 2. Pp. 231-234 (in Russian).
  42. Golenetskii S.I., Drennova G.F., Smekalin O.P., Arzhannikov S.G. (1996). Seismicity of area of the Svyatoi Nose Peninsula on the Lake Baikal and the earthquake February 14, 1992 // Russian Geology and Geophysics, T. 37.- P. 104-112 (in Russian).

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