Toropov Pavel

Leading Researcher
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Glaciology Department

Research interests 

Mountain meteorology, glacioclimatology, regional climatology, mesometeorology, paleoclimatology

Selected Publications 

  1. Toropov P. A.,Shestakova A. A.,Smirnov A. M. Methodological aspects of heat balance components estimation on mountain glaciers // Russian Journal of Earth Sciences. — 2017. — Vol. 17, no. ES4002. — P. 1–9. doi:10.2205/2017ES000605
  2. Тоropov P.A., Shestakova А.А., Smirnov А.М., Popovnin V. V. Heat balance components changes on the Djankuat glacier (Central Caucasus) during ablation’s period 2007 - 2015. // Earth Cryosphere, 22(4):42–54, 2018
  3. Aleshina M. A., Toropov P. A., Semenov V. A. Temperature and humidity regime changes on the black sea coast in 1982–2014 // Russian Meteorology and Hydrology. — 2018. — Vol. 43, no. 4. — P. 235–244
  4. Toropov P. A., Aleshina M. A., Grachev A. M. Large-scale climatic factors driving glacier recession in the Greater Caucasus, 20th–21st century // International Journal of Climatology. — 2019. — Vol. 39. — P. 4703–4720.
  5. Rets E.P., Popovnin V. V., Toropov P.A., et al. Djankuat glacier station in the north caucasus, russia: a database of glaciological, hydrological, and meteorological observations and stable isotope sampling results during 2007–2017 / // Earth System Science Data. — 2019. — Vol. 11, no. 3. — P. 1463–1481.
  6. Shestakova A. A.,Toropov P. A.,Matveeva T. A. Climatology of extreme downslope windstorms in the russian arctic // Weather and Climate Extremes. — 2020. — Vol. 28, no. June 2020. — P. 100256–100272.
  7. Toropov P.A., Aleshina M. A., Nosenko G. A., Khromova T. E.,   Nikitin S. A. Modern deglaciation of the altai mountains: Effects and possible causes. Russian Meteorology and Hydrology, 45:368–376, 2020.
  8. Toropov P.A., Shestakova A.A., Poliukhov A.A., Semenova A.A., Mikhalenko V.N. Character of the summer meteorological regime on the Western plateau of Elbrus (the Caucasus). Ice and Snow. 2020;60(1):58-76. (In Russ.)