Glazovsky Andrey

Senior Research Scientist
icemass [at]
Glaciology Department

Research interests
Glaciation of the Arctic, formation of icebergs, change of the glacial area and volume, internal structure of glaciers, remote sensing methods. Study areas: Spitsbergen, Franz Josef Land, Novaya Zemlya, Tien Shan.


Selected Publications
Dowdeswell, J. A., Dowdeswell, E. K., Williams, M. and Glazovsky, A. F. 2010. The glaciology of the Russian High Arctic from Landsat imagery. U.S. Geological Survey Professional Paper, v. 1386-F, p. 94-125.
Glazovsky A. F., Macheret Yu. Ya. 2009. A current state of a freezing in the Arctic glaciation, instability of glaciers and icebergs calving . In: Environment and climate change: natural disasters. Vol. 8. Natural processes in polar regions of the Earth / Ed. V.M.Kotlyakov. Moscow, p. 107-117.
Buzin, I. V., A.F.Glazovsky, Yu.P.Gudoshnikov, A.I.Danilov, N.E.Dmitriev, Zubakin, N. V. Kubyshkin, A.K.Naumov, A.V.Nesterov, A.A.Skutin, E.A.Skutina, S.I. Shibakin. 2008. Icebergs and glaciers of the Barents Sea: researches of the last years. Problems of the Arctic and Antarctic, vol. 78, no. 1, p. 66-89.
Glowacki P., Vasilenko E.V., Glazovsky A.F., Macheret Yu.Ya., Navarro F., Moore D. K., Hagen J. O. 2008. Composition and hydrothermal structure of the Amundsenisen from radio sounding. Data of Glaciological Studies, no. 105, p. 97-104.
Meier M.F., M. B. Dyurgerov, U. K. Rick, S. O'Neel, W. T. Pfeffer, R. S. Anderson, S. P. Anderson, A. F. Glazovsky.2007. Glaciers Dominate Eustatic Sea-Level Rise in the 21st Century. - Science: vol. 317. no. 5841, p. 1064 – 1067.
Glazovsky A.F., Macheret Yu.Ya. 2007. Hydrothermal state and regime of glaciers. - Chapter 6 in book: Glaciation of Northern Eurasia in the recent past and the nearest future / Ed. V. M. Kotlyakov. Moscow, Nauka, p. 57-108
Glazovsky A.F., Macheret Yu.Ya. 2006. Section 3.1. Eurasian Arctic. In Сhapter 3. Climatically induced fluctuations of glaciers in the second half of the XX century. - In book: Glaciation of Northern and Central Eurasia in present period. / Ed. V. M. Kotlyakov., Moscow, Nauka, p. 97-114.

Jania J., Yu. Macheret, F. Navarro, A. Glazovsky, E. Vasilenko, J. Lapazaran, P. Glowacki, K. Migala, A. Balut and B.A. Piwowar. Temporal changes in the radiophysical properties of a polythermal glacier in Spitsbergen. – Annals of Glaciology, vol. 42, N 1, 2005 , p. 125-134.
Glazovsky, A. F. Glacier Dynamics. In: Bobylev, L.P., K.Ya. Kondratyev and O.M. Johannessen, eds. Arctic Environmental Variability in the Context of Global Change. Springrer, 2003, p. 251-270.
Macheret Yu.Ya., Glazovsky A.F. 2000. Estimation of absolute water content in Spitsbergen glaciers from radar sounding data. Polar Research, vol. 19, no 2, p. 205-216.