Kutuzov Stanislav

Head of Department
s.kutuzov [at] gmail.com
Glaciology Department

Commissions participation

Scientific secretary of the Glaciological association of the former soviet states
Vice President of the International Association of Cryospheric Sciences (IACS)
Leading author of the IPCC Special Report on the Ocean and Cryosphere in a Changing Climate (SROCC)

Research interests

Assessment of changes in spatial extent and surface elevation of glaciers using remote sensing; Paleoclimate reconstructions; Extraction and analysis of ice cores; Mineral microparticles in ice cores; Dust impacts on glaciated environments. Glacier ground-based geodetic surveys and mass balance; Ground radio-echo sounding surveys for glacier thickness mapping

List of principal publications

  1. M. Zemp, M. Huss, E. Thibert, N. Eckert, R. McNabb, J. Huber, M. Barandun, H. Machguth, S. U. Nussbaumer, I. Gärtner-Roer, L. Thomson, F. Paul, F. Maussion, S. Kutuzov, and J. G. Cogley. Global glacier mass changes and their contributions to sea-level rise from 1961 to 2016. Nature, 2019.
  2. Rototaeva O.V., Nosenko G.A., Kerimov A.M., Kutuzov S.S., Lavrentiev I.I., Nikitin S.A., Kerimov A.A., Tarasova L.N. Changes of the mass balance of the Garabashy Glacier, Mount Elbrus, at the turn of 20th and 21st centuries Ice and Snow. 2019;59(1):5-22. (In Russ.) https://doi.org/10.15356/2076-6734-2019-1-5-22.
  3. Bolch, T., Rohrbach, N., Kutuzov, S., Robson, B. A., and Osmonov, A. (2019) Occurrence, evolution and ice content of ice‐debris complexes in the Ak‐Shiirak, Central Tien Shan revealed by geophysical and remotely‐sensed investigations. Earth Surf. Process. Landforms, https://doi.org/10.1002/esp.4487.
  4. Kutuzov S., Thompson L.G., Lavrentiev I., and Tian L. Ice thickness measurements of Guliya ice cap, Western Kunlun Mountains (Tibetan Plateau), China. Journal of Glaciology, pages 1–13, 2018.
  5. Lavrentiev I.I., Kutuzov S.S., Glazovsky A.F., Macheret Y.Y., Osokin N.I., Sosnovsky A.V., Chernov R.А., Cherniakov G.A. Snow thickness on Austre Grønfjordbreen, Svalbard, from radar measurements and standard snow surveys. Ice and Snow. 2018;58(1):5-20. https://doi.org/10.15356/2076-6734-2018-1-5-20
  6. L. G. Thompson, M. E. Davis, E. Mosley-Thompson, E. Beaudon, S. E. Porter, S. Kutuzov, P.-N. Lin, V. N. Mikhalenko, K. R. Mountain, Impacts of Recent Warming and the 2015/2016 El Niño on Tropical Peruvian Ice Fields, JGR: Atmospheres, 2017. DOI 10.1002/2017jd026592
  7. Lim, S., Faïn, X., Ginot, P., Mikhalenko, V., Kutuzov, S., Paris, J.-D., Kozachek, A., and Laj, P.: Black carbon variability since preindustrial times in the eastern part of Europe reconstructed from Mt. Elbrus, Caucasus, ice cores, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 17, 3489-3505, doi:10.5194/acp-17-3489-2017, 2017. http://www.atmos-chem-phys.net/17/3489/2017/acp-17-3489-2017.html
  8. Mukherjee K., Bolch T., Goerlich F., Kutuzov S., Osmonov A., Pieczonka T., Shesterova I. Surge-Type Glaciers in the Tien Shan (Central Asia). Arctic Antarctic and Alpine Research 49(1):147-169 (2017) doi: 10.1657/aaar0016-021
  9. Farinotti, D., Brinkerhoff, D., Clarke, G. K. C., Fürst, J. J., Frey, H., Gantayat, P., Gillet-Chaulet, F., Girard, C., Huss, M., Leclercq, P. W., Linsbauer, A., Machguth, H., Martin, C., Maussion, F., Morlighem, M., Mosbeux, C., Pandit, A., Portmann, A., Rabatel, A., Ramsankaran, R., Reerink, T. J., Sanchez, O., Stentoft, P. A., Singh Kumari, S., van Pelt, W. J. J., Anderson, B., Benham, T., Binder, D., Dowdeswell, J. A., Fischer, A., Helfricht, K., Kutuzov, S., Lavrentiev, I., McNabb, R., Gudmundsson, G. H., Li, H., and Andreassen, L. M.: How accurate are estimates of glacier ice thickness? Results from ITMIX, the Ice Thickness Models Intercomparison eXperiment, The Cryosphere, doi:10.5194/tc-2016-250, 2017.
  10. Kutuzov S.S., Mikhalenko V.N., Grachev A.M., Ginot G., Lavrentiev I.I., Kozachek A.V., Krupskaya V.V., Ekaykin A.A., Tielidze L.G., Toropov P.A. First geophysical and shallow ice core investigation of the Kazbek plateau glacier, Caucasus Mountains // Environ Earth Sci (2016) 75: 1488. doi:10.1007/s12665-016-6295-9 http://link.springer.com/article/10.1007%2Fs12665-016-6295-9
  11. Petrakov D, Shpuntova A, Aleinikov A, Kääb A, Kutuzov S, Lavrentiev I, Stoffel M, Tutubalina O, Usubaliev R.Accelerated glacier shrinkage in the Ak-Shyirak massif, Inner Tien Shan, during 2003-2013.Sci Total Environ. 2016;562:364-378. doi: 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2016.03.162.
  12. Mikhalenko, V., Sokratov, S., Kutuzov, S., Ginot, P., Legrand, M., Preunkert, S., Lavrentiev, I., Kozachek, A., Ekaykin, A., Faïn, X., Lim, S., Schotterer, U., Lipenkov, V., and Toropov, P.: Investigation of a deep ice core from the Elbrus western plateau, the Caucasus, Russia // The Cryosphere. 9. 2015. P. 2253-2270, doi:10.5194/tc-9-2253-2015.
  13. Kutuzov S., Lavrentiev I, Vasilenko E. Macheret Y.Y., Petrakov D.A., Popov G.V. (2015) Estimation of the greater caucasus glaciers volume, using radio-echo sounding data and modelling Earth's Cryosphere XIX(1):78-88
  14. Shahgedanova, M., Nosenko, G., Kutuzov, S., Rototaeva, O., and Khromova, T.: Deglaciation of the Caucasus Mountains, Russia/Georgia, in the 21st century observed with ASTER satellite imagery and aerial photography, The Cryosphere, 8, 2367-2379, doi:10.5194/tc-8-2367-2014, 2014.
  15. Kutuzov, S., Shahgedanova, M., Mikhalenko, V., Ginot, P., Lavrentiev, I., and Kemp, S.: High-resolution provenance of desert dust deposited on Mt. Elbrus, Caucasus in 2009–2012 using snow pit and firn core records, The Cryosphere, 7, 1481-1498, doi:10.5194/tc-7-1481-2013, 2013.
  16. Shahgedanova, M., Kutuzov, S., White, K. H., and Nosenko, G.: Using the significant dust deposition event on the glaciers of Mt. Elbrus, Caucasus Mountains, Russia on 5 May 2009 to develop a method for dating and "provenancing" of desert dust events recorded in snow pack. Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics, 13, 1797-1808, doi:10.5194/acp-13-1797-2013, 2013.
  17. Kutuzov, S.S., Lavrentiev I.I., Macheret Y.Y., Petrakov D.A. (2012) Changes of the Marukh glacier from 1945 to 2011 Ice and Snow, 1 (117): 123-127. (in Russian)
  18. Kutuzov, S.S. (2012) Glacier surface area and volume changes in the Terskey Ala-Too, Tien-Shan in the second half of the 20th century. Ice and Snow, 1 (117): 5-14. (in Russian)
  19. Kutuzov, S. and M. Shahgedanova (2009) Glacier retreat and climatic variability in the eastern Terskey-Alatoo, inner Tien Shan between the middle of the 19th century and beginning of the 21st century. Global and Planetary Change, 69: 59-70. Doi:10.1016/j.gloplacha.2009.07.001.