Welcome to the department of geomorphology

I'm glad to greet You on the Internet-site of the department of geomorphology of St. Petersburg State University!

Sure, that this site will be useful and interesting for abiturients and students of our faculty, teachers of natural-geographical spezializations, all persons interested in problems of geomorphology and geography.

The department of geomorphology of SPbSU is the eldest in Russia, in 2008 we celebrated 90-year anniversary!

Scientific branches developing by the department's staff are beyond the scope of only geomorphology and quaternary geology and encompass also problems of engineering and palaeoenvironment invesigations, study of subglacial-submarine landscapes and many others, which are very important in XXI century as well.

The material You will be acquainted on our site with is the result of activity of our students, lecturers of the department during last years. Later you can find many photographs, interesing articles and offers.

The department's community is opened for intercourse, cooperation, team-work, common educational and scientific projects. You may always ask Your questions - geomorphspbgu@yandex.ru - I'll try to answer to the majority of e-mails.

Sincerely Yours, Head of the department of geomorphology, Prof., Dr. Andrey I. Zhirov