Khromova Tatiana

Senior Research Scientist
tkhromova [at]
Glaciology Department

Studies of glaciers state and changes based on remote sensing data and GIS technologies.
Studies of glacier-nival systems of different scales.Cryosphere data management



  • V.M. Kotlyakov, T.Y. Khromova, G.A. Nosenko, V.V. Popova, L.P. Chernova, A.Y. Muraviev,O.V. Rototaeva, S.A. Nikitin, N.M. Zverkova. Recent  glacier changes in mountain regions of Russia. Moscow, 2015, 288pp.(In Russian)
  • The Second Roshydromet Assessment Report on Climate Change and its Consequences in the Russian Federation, 2014г. Section 4. Impacts of Climate Change on Natural Terrestrial Systems M.D. Ananicheva, A.N. Krenke, А.F. Glazovski, G.А. Nosenko, Т.Е. Khromovaи et. al.  4.2. Glaciers in the Arctic islands and mountain glaciers .P 361-409. .(In Russian)
  • Methods of evaluation of Climate Change Consequences for Physical and biological systems. ROSHYDROMET, Moscow, 2012. 508 P.. G.А. Nosenko, Т.Е. Khromova. Sections «Glacier data archives formation, data sources and data archives”,  and «Space information as the source of glaciers data” Pp. 363-374. In the Chapter 9. “Glaciers and glacier systems”. .(In Russian)
  • Glaciation in North Eurasia in the Recent Past and Immediate Future. Moscow, Nauka, 2007г. 366p. Т.Е. Khromova Chapter 5. GIS modeling of glaciosphere. Pp. 228-260. .(In Russian)



  • T.Е. Khromova, А.А. Medvedev, А.Y. Muraviev, N.М. Zverkova.  Digital Atlas. Snow and Ice on the Earth// Ice and Snow2015 y. № 2 (130) P 5-8. In Russian
  • Khromova T.Y. Ed. (2015), National Report for the IACS of the IUGG 2011–2014, Geoinf. Res. Papers, 3, BS3004, GCRAS Publ., Moscow, 75 pp. DOI:10.2205/2015IUGG-RU-IACS
  • V. M. Kotlyakov, T. E. Khromova, G. A. Nosenko, V. V. Popova, L. P. Chernova, and A. Ya. Murav’ev. New Data on Current Changes in the Mountain Glaciers of Russia.Doklady Earth Sciences, 2015, Vol. 464, Part 2, pp. 1094–1100. 2015. DOI: 10.1134/S1028334X15100207
  • Tatiana Khromova, Andrey Medvedev, Anton Muraviev, Natalya Zverkova. The Digital Glaciological Atlas as a Basis for Glaciological Data Management. Papers of  27th International Cartographic Conference/16th General Assembly. August 23-28, 2015. Rio de Janeiro. Brazil Maps Connecting the World.Copyrights © ICC 2015 International Cartographic Conference.Brazil. ISBN 978-85-887.
  • Nosenko G.A., Nikitin S.A., Khromova T.E. Glacier area and volume changes in the Mountain Altai (Russia) since the mid-twentieth century from space imagery data. Ice and Snow. 2014;54(2):5-13. (In Russ.) DOI:10.15356/2076-6734-2014-2-5-13
  • Khromova T.Y., Medvedev A.A. The spatial glaciological data infrastructure. Ice and Snow. 2014;54(4):117-128. (In Russ.) DOI:10.15356/2076-6734-2014-4-117-128
  • The Randolph Glacier Inventory: a globally complete inventory of glaciers. W. Tad PFEFFER, Anthony A. ARENDT, Andrew BLISS, Tobias BOLCH, J. Graham COGLEY, Alex S. GARDNER, Jon-Ove HAGEN, Regine HOCK, Georg KASER, Christian KIENHOLZ, Evan S. MILES, Geir MOHOLDT, Nico MO. LG, Frank PAUL, Valentina RADIC. , Philipp RASTNER, Bruce H. RAUP, Justin RICH, Martin J. SHARP, THE RANDOLPH CONSORTIUM: L.M. Andreassen, S. Bajracharya, N.E. Barrand, M.J. Beedle, E. Berthier, R. Bhambri, I. Brown, D.O. Burgess, E.W.Burgess, F. Cawkwell, T. Chinn, L. Copland,1 N.J. Cullen, B. Davies, H. De Angelis, A.G. Fountain, H. Frey,B.A. Giffen, N.F. Glasser, S.D. Gurney,18 W. Hagg, D.K. Hall, U.K. Haritashya, G. Hartmann, S. Herreid, I.Howat, H. Jiskoot, T.E. Khromova, A. Klein, J. Kohler, M. Ko. nig, D. Kriegel, S. Kutuzov, I. Lavrentiev, R. Le Bris, X. Li, W.F. Manley, C. Mayer, B. Menounos, A. Mercer, P. Mool, A. Negrete, G. Nosenko, C. Nuth, A.Osmonov, R. Pettersson, A. Racoviteanu, R. Ranzi, M.A. Sarıkaya, C. Schneider, O. Sigur.sson, P. Sirguey, C.R. Stokes, R. Wheate, G.J. Wolken, L.Z. Wu, F.R. Wyatt Journal of Glaciology, Vol. 60, No. 221, 2014 doi: 10.3189/2014JoG13J176
  • Tatiana Khromova, Gennady Nosenko, Stanislav Kutuzov, Anton Muraviev and LudmilaChernova. Glacier area changes in Northern Eurasia // Environmental Research Letters. Vol. 9. №1. 2014. DOI:10.1088/1748-9326/9/1/015003
  • V. M. Kotlyakov, L. P. Chernova, N. M. Zverkova, and T. E. Khromova. The One and a Half Century Reduction of Altai Glaciers in Russia and Kazakhstan.Doklady Earth Sciences, 2014, Vol. 458, Part 2, pp. 1307–1311. DOI: 10.1134/S1028334X14100286
  • M.Shahgedanova, G.Nosenko, S.Kutuzov, O.Rototaeva and T.Khromova. Deglaciation of the Caucasus Mountains, Russia/Georgia, in the 21st century observed with ASTER satellite imagery and aerial photography. The Cryosphere Discuss., 8, 4159-4194, 2014 doi:10.5194/tcd-8-4159-2014 © Author(s) 2014.
  • Nosenko G.A., Khromova T.E., Rototaeva O.V., Shakhgedanova M.V. Glacier reaction to temperature and precipitation change in Central Caucasus, 2001–2010. Ice and Snow. 2013;53(1):26-33. (In Russ.) DOI:10.15356/2076-6734-2013-1-26-33
  • Kotlyakov V.M., Chernova L.P., Zverkova N.M., Khromova T.E. Glacier discovery and their studies in the mainland Northern Eurasia. Ice and Snow. 2013;53(4):125-136. (In Russ.) DOI:10.15356/2076-6734-2013-4-125-136.
  • Kotlyakov V.M., Khromova T.E., Zverkova N.M., Chernova L.P. The Unified Accumulation-Ablation Field on Glaciers of the Northern Hemisphere // ISSN 1028_334X, Doklady Earth Sciences, 2013, 449, Part 2, pp. 439-444         
  • Kotlyakov V.M., XieZichu, Khromova T.E., Zverkova N.M., Chernova L.P. Contemporary Glacier Systems of Continental Eurasia // ISSN 1028_334X, Doklady Earth Sciences, 2012, Vol. 446, Part 1, pp. 1095-1098).
  • Kotlyakov V.M., Zichu X., Shuhong W., Xin W., Khromova T.Y., Nosenko G.A. Changing of the Altai glacier system since the mid-twentieth century and its response to the climate warming in future. Ice and Snow. 2012;52(3):17-24. DOI:10.15356/2076-6734-2012-4-17-24(in Russian).
  • Vladimir M. Kotlyakov and Tatiana E. Khromova - Russian Academy of Sciences. International Polar Year Programs. REPORT SERIES IN AEROSOL SCIENCE. N:o 130 (2012) Proceedings of the Northern Eurasian Earth Science Partnership Initiative (NEESPI) Regional Science Team Meeting devoted to the High Latitudes. Editors:PashaGroisman, AnniReissell, MarjutKaukolehtoISSN 0784-3496 ISBN 978-952-5822-54-0 (electronic publication)
  • V. M. Kotlyakov, T. E. Khromova, N. M. Zverkova ,L. P. Chernova, and G. A. Nosenko.  Two New Glacier Systems in Northeastern Eurasia. Doklady Earth Sciences, 2011, Vol. 437, Part 1, pp. 374–379.
  • V. M. Kotlyakov, T. E. Khromova, N. M. Zverkova, L. P. Chernova, and V. V. Kulikova. The Atlas of Snow–Ice Resources of the World and A.I. Voeikov’s Opinions.Doklady Earth Sciences, 2011, Vol. 441, Part 1, pp. 1564–1567.
  • L. P. Chernova, T. E. Khromova, N. M. Zverkova,  G.A. NosenkoА.Y. Muraveyev «Glaciological provinces of Russia and continental belt of minimum snow cover. Ice and Snow–2011. .№ 2. С. 5-11. (in Russian).
  • Maria Shahgedanova, Gennady Nosenko, Tatyana Khromova, and Anton Muraveyev
    Glacier shrinkage and climatic change in the Russian Altai from the mid 20th century: An assessment using remote sensing and PRECIS regional climate model. Journal of Geophysical Research, Vol. 115, D16107, doi:10.1029/2009JD012976, 2010
  • T.Y. Khromova. «Cryosphere and its role in the Earth climatе system» in. IOP Conference Series: Earth and Environmental Science, Volume 13, 2010. International Conference on Planetary Boundary Layer and Climate Change. 26–28 October 2009, Cape Town, South Africa. doi:10.1088/1755-1315/13/1/012002.
  • G.A. Nosenko, T. E. Khromova, А.Y. Muraveyev, Y.K. Narozhnyi, M.V. Shahgedanova. Using historical data and modern space imagery  for  assessment of glacier extent changes in Altai. Ice and Snow.- 2010. #2(110), стр. 12-19. (in Russian).
  • V.M. Kotlyakov, T.Y. Khromova, N.M. Zverkova, G.M. Varnakova, A.Y. Muraviev.Glaciological cartography from IGY till IPY. MGI, 107, 2009. (In Russian)
  • Khromova TE, Osipova GB, Tsvetkov DG, Dyurgerov MB, Barry RG. 2006. Changes in
    glacier extent in the eastern Pamir, Central Asia, determined from historical data and ASTERimagery. Remote Sensing of Environment 102:24-32.
  • Tatiana Khromova, Andrei Glazovsky, Gennady Nossenko, Mark Dyurgerov. (2003) Glacier mapping from Historical Data and ASTER Images. In Workshop on  Assessing Global Glacier Recession, Casey,  A. (Ed).Glaciological Data Report GD-32, World Data Center for Glaciology, Boulder, CO.  pp. 73-75.
  • Khromova, T. E.; Dyurgerov, M. B.; Barry, R. G.Late-twentieth century changes in glacier
    extent in the Ak-shirak Range,Central Asia, determined from historical data and ASTER imagery. Geophys. Res. Lett.Vol. 30, No. 16, 186, 2003
  • Khromova, T.E. & Chernova, L.P . Fields of glacier fronts changes in Eastern Pamir in 1972-1990yy.  Materialyglaytsiologicheskikhissledovaniy. 94, 2003. (in Russian).
  • Khromova T.E., Glazovskii A.F., 2000. “GIS in the world of snow and ice”. Online:  (in Russian).