Olga Solomina

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Director of the Geography Institute of the RAS. Corresponding Member of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Doctor of Geographical Sciences, glaciologist and paleoclimatologist, specialist in the field of quantitative reconstructions of high-resolution climate.  Olga carried out field work in the Arctic and Antarctic, the Caucasus, the Pamirs, Tien Shan, Kamchatka, the Alps, the Andes and other mountainous areas. She has published more than 150 scientific papers, about one third of them in international high-ranking journals (Nature Geoscience, Climate in the Past, Arctic, Antarctic, and Alpine Research, Climatic Change, Quaternary Science Reviews, Global and Planetary Change, etc.). Vice President of the International Association of Cryospheric Sciences. She was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize as part of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change in 2007.

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