Shaposhnikov G    

Grigorii Shaposhnikov

Junior Research Scientist, Laboratory of General Geocryology

MPI Radiocarbon Laboratory

Author ID: 1004717


Tel.: 7-4112-390867


  • MPI Graduate Study Program (Permafrost Science), 2019-2021
  • M.S. (Physics), North-Eastern Federal University, 2013

Current and Recent Projects

  • PhD study, Radiocarbon Dating of Yakutian Permafrost Sediments
  • Russian Science Foundation Grant 21-17-00054, 2021-2023: Quaternary Aeolian Landforms and Cover Deposits in the Lena River Basin, East Siberia: Structure, Age and Paleoenvironmental Significance (Participant)
  • SB RAS Basic Research Project, 2021-2025: Structure of Continental Permafrost and Key Stages of Its Evolution during the Neopleistocene and Holocene (Participant)
  • Russian Foundation for Basic Research (RFBR Grant No. 18-55-53054) – National Natural Science Foundation of China (NSFC Grant No. 41811530093), 2018-2019: Formation, Modern State of Pleistocene Cryogenic Deposits in Eastern Asia, and Forecast of Their Dynamics in Relation to the Ongoing Climatic Variations (Participant)
  • RFBR Project 18-45-140012: Geomorphological Mapping and Zonation of Late-Quaternary Periglacial and Eolian Landforms in Central Yakutia Using Satellite Imagery and GIS-Technologies (Co-Investigator)
  • RFBR Project 17-05-00954, 2017-2019: Structure, Origin and Composition of Stable Isotopes in Intrapermafrost Taliks of the Late Quaternary Sand Dunes, Central Yakutia (Participant)
  • Second Yakutia Expedition (MPI): Comprehensive Investigation and Mapping of the State of Permafrost in Yakutia for Elaborating Scientific Guidelines and Technologies for Socio-Economic Development (Participant)
  • RFBR-RS(Y) Project 15-45-05129_восток_а, 2015-2017. Pleistocene Cryodeserts (Tukulans) in Central Yakutia (Participant)

Field Work

  • 2020 – Ust-Buotama exposure of periglacial eolian deposits – ground surveys with landform characterization, sample collection for grain-size, mineralogical, pollen, microbiological and radiocarbon analysys, UAV survey of the Lena Tukulan and Saamys Kumaga sand fields
  • 2020 Peschanaya Gora and Kharyyalakh sediments (stratigraphic description, sampling)
  • 2019 Geomorphological and stratigraphic investigations of periglacial aeolian cover deposits in central Yakutia (Diring Lower Paleolithic site and Vilyu River basin); description, mapping and sampling of Kharyyalakh exposure; data collection from thermal monitoring sites
  • 2017 Pechanaya Gora exposure of aeolian and lacustrine deposits (stratigraphic descrition, sediment sampling)
  • 2017 Makhatta Tukulan dune field, Vilyui River basin (stratigraphic, terrain and hydrologic observations, sampling, mapping, data collection from monitoring sites)
  • 2015-present – Pleistocene periglacial sand dunes (tukulans) in Central Yakutia
  • 2014 – Kyzyl-Syr expedition, Vilyui River basin