Vladimir Vlasov


Vladimir Vlasov, Ph.D.

Leading Research Scientist, North-Eastern Permafrost Station



Tel.: 4132- 655261

Email: svnims@mail.ru 


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Educational Background

  • M.S. (Civil Engineering), Krasnoyarsk Polytechnical Institute, 1970
  • Ph.D. (Engineering), Gersevanov Research Institute of Foundations and Underground Structures, Moscow, 1987. Dissertation: Loading Friction of Thawing Soils and Improving the Method for Its Consideration in Pile Bearing Capacity Determination


Research Interests

  • Foundations in permafrost
  • Viability and serviceability of buildings and structures on permafrost
  • Performance monitoring



  • Member, Editorial Board, Vestnik Severo-Vostochnogo Gosudarstvennogo Universiteta (Herald of the North-EasternStateUniversity), Magadan


Field Work

1971-2009 - Experimental investigations on placement methods and performance of pile foundations in thawing and thawed ground, performance monitoring of problem buildings and structures in the MagadanProvince and Chukotka


Teaching Involvement

Professor at the North-EasternStateUniversity, Department of Industrial and Civil Engineering, graduate thesis advisor, member of examination committees; Ph.D. research advisor (Ksenia Sprinchan, 2006-2007). Courses taught:

  • Frozen ground engineering
  • Stability of engineering structures on permafrost
  • Geotechnical principles for permafrost engineering