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Сергей Писарев, кандидат физико-математических наук, руководитель группы полярной океанологии Института океанологии РАН, почётный полярник РФ

Sergei Pisarev

Head of the Polar Oceanology Group at the Russian Academy of Sciences’ Institute of Oceanology, PhD (Physics/Mathematics)

1981: graduated from the Geography Department’s Oceanology Faculty at Lomonosov Moscow State University.

1980: received a diver’s certificate.

1991: defended his PhD thesis on internal waves inside an ice-covered high-latitude basin and received a PhD in Physics/Mathematics at the Moscow State Institute of Oceanography.

1991–1994: worked as a senior research associate at the Moscow State Institute of Oceanography.

1997–2006: worked as a senior research associate at the Science Applications International Corporation-Global Technology (Western Services Corporation since 1999), Moscow (part-time).

From 2004: leading research associate and Head of the Polar Oceanology Group at the Russian Academy of Sciences’ Shirshov Institute of Oceanology.

From 2011: leading research associate at the Zubov State Institute of Oceanography (part-time).

1982–2016: headed expeditions and groups and worked as a research associate at 19 Russian and two international seasonal drifting camps in the Central Arctic and near the Franz Josef Land and Svalbard archipelagos.

1996–2015: research associate with eight Russian and German icebreaker expeditions in the Central Arctic and the Okhotsk Sea.

2010: awarded the title of Honorary Polar Explorer of Russia.