The Scientific Council on Earth Cryology, Russian Academy of Science and Earth Cryosphere Institute invites you to Pushchino, Russia from September 22 to 25, 2013.

The main topics of the conference will be:

  • Mountain and volcanic permafrost
  • Subsea permafrost
  • Subglacial permafrost
  • Permafrost processes
  • Permafrost modelling and mapping
  • Constructions on frozen ground
  • Permafrost microbiology and astrobiology
  • Permafrost dating and paleoreconstructions
  • Permafrost-affected soils and biosystems
  • Permafrost biogeochemistry
  • Permafrost hydrology and hydrogeology
  • Permafrost long-term monitoring
  • Constructions on frozen ground

If you are interested in being a chair of the section, or have an idea to add an extra one – they are open for disscussion.

Several roundtables will be organized: Antarctic permafrost and soils (ANPAS), TSP, CALM, Antarctic and mountain permafrost, palaeoreconstructions, PYRN.

The deadline for Registration is April 15, 2013

The congress language is English.

Detailed information on the Conference and forms for registration and abstract submission will be available at after January 10, 2013.
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