V.P. Zenkovich laboratory of the sea shelf and coasts


Head: Prof. S.Yu. Kuznetsov
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The main areas of research

  • Hydro-, litho- and morphodynamic processes in shelf and coastal zones and sea coasts
  • Experimental investigation of non-linear wave dynamics and processes of sand suspending and transport
  • Theoretical studies and numerical modeling of the coastal profile evolution on various time scales
  • Shelf and coasts evolution in the Late Q and its forecast under climate change and sea level rise
  • Particulate matter and pollutant fluxes in the shelf seas of the Russian Arctic


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Holland coast profile evolution model for the Late
Holocene showing coastal barrier progradations



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