April 2, 2019

Solving the Puzzles from Cryosphere ---
Conference Program is Available

Institute of Physicoсhemical and Biological Problems in Soil Science will host the International conference "Solving the Puzzles from Cryosphere" in April 15-18, 2019, in Pushchino, Russia (http://cryosol.ru/en/cryoconference2019en.html). The main topics of the conference include:

  • General, regional and historical geocryology
  • Regional aspects in polar and mountain areas
  • Paleoreconstructions
  • Carbon in permafrost
  • Permafrost soils
  • Cryosphere as ecosystem: microbiological, biotechnological and astrobiological aspects
  • Permafrost hydrology and hydrogeology
  • Physico-chemical peculiarities of frozen ground
  • Geophisycal investigations in permafrost areas
  • Antarctic permafrost and soils
  • Philosophical ideas about past, present and future of cryosphere

The following round tables are planned during the conference:

  • Permafrost mapping
  • Permafrost engineering
  • Permafrost soils classification

The conference program is now available at: http://cryosol.ru/images/phocagallery/conference/cryospherepuzzles/Pushchino_ProgramAbstracts_2019.pdf