Shishkov Vasiliy

junior researcher
vshishkov [at]
Department of Soil Geography and Evolution


Electron microscopic studies, radiocarbon dating, and methodological support allocation of dating fractions, methodical and technical support for analytical studies in geography and soil science. The study of composition and structure of desert varnish and other film formations on the surface of the rock fragments in aridic areas and paleoclimatic interpretation. A study of elementary and primary soil formation processes on the example of tumors and micro soil profiles on rock surfaces and fine-grained material in the Arctic and Antarctic areas. Evaluation of the emission of greenhouse gases and soil carbon balance.


Russian plain, the Caspian lowland, the northern Caucasus, the Svalbard Archipelago, Antarctica, Central Yakutia.


Lebedeva M., Shishkov V.. Comparative analysis of the microstructure of the surface horizons and desert varnish kraynearidnyh Soil Mojave Desert (USA) and of Altai Gobi (Mongolia) // Soil science. 2016. №4 (in russian, in press)

Goryachkin S., Karelin D., Dolgikh A., Lyuri D., Shishkov V., Zazovskaya E. The role of antropogenic activities in CO2 and CH4 emission from soil to atmosphere in polar regions of east Erope // Proceedings of the 1st Pan-Eurasian Experiment (PEEX) Conference and the 5th PEEX MeetingСер. "REPORT SERIES IN AEROSOL SCIENCE" Finnish Association for Aerosol Research FAAR. 2015. P. 167-171.

Zazovskaya E., Dolgikh A., Mergelov N., Shishkov V., Cherkinskiy A. Radiocarbon age of the soils in oases of East Antarctica: primarily results // 22 International Radiocarbon conference, 16-20 November, 2015, Dakar, Senegal. Book of abstracts. P.182-183.

Zazovskaya E., Shishkov V., Osokin N., Chichagova O. Radiocarbon age of the rookeries soils of Fjords on West Spitsbergen // 22 International Radiocarbon conference, 16-20 November, 2015, Dakar, Senegal. Book of abstracts. P.112-113.

Prokofieva T., Shishkov V. Kiryushkin A., Kalinin I. The properties of solids (dust-aerosols) atmospheric deposition roadside territories of Moscow. // Proceedings of the Russian Academy of Sciences. Geographical Series. 2015. № 3. P. 107-120. (in russian)

Zazovskaya E., Fedorov-Davydov D., Osokin N., Shishkov V. Terms and conditions of soil and soil nunataks Queen Maud Land (East Antarctica) // first results Soils of cold regions: genesis, geography, ecology. Materials of scientific conference with international participation. 2015. Ulan-Ude. P. 15-16. (in russian)

Alexandrovskiy A., Sedov S., and Shishkov V. The Development of Deep Soil Processes in Ancient Kurgans of the North Caucasus // Catena. 2014. P. 65-71.

Galanin A. Lytkin V., Shishkov V. Using lihenometrii and residual strength test to estimate the age of Holocene moraines in the mountains Suntar-Hayata. Ice and snow. 2014. № 2 (126). P. 102-112. (in russian)

Khokhlova O., Chengdu Y., Shishkov V. Carbonate pool of pedogenic carbon in different types and duration of use of arable land in the Middle-Russian forest-steppe. Soil №5, 2013. P. 583-594. (in russian)

Marfenina O., Ivanova A., Glushakova A., Soin V., Shishkov V., Bareev L. Fungal epiphytes of trees after the "freezing rain" / / Mycology and phytopathology. 2012. T. 46. Issue 6. P.377-384. (in russian)