In Arkhangelsk returned from an expedition research vessel Professor Molchanov

In Arkhangelsk returned from an expedition research vessel Northern Hydrometeorological control, "Professor Molchanov", on board of which were members of the Northern Arctic Federal University (Safa). Behind the 45 days of interesting work, studies and scientific research in various fields.


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The main task of the expedition, to obtain new data on the state of the natural systems of the Siberian seas — is complete. The expedition worked two groups: Oceanographic and Meteorological. As a result of the first unique information on the distribution of temperature and salinity of the Laptev Sea and the area on the border of the East Siberian and Chukchi seas around the island of Wrangel. Meteorology Group was collecting standard meteorological data, a number of other observations and unique measurements of ozone and carbon dioxide on the movement of the ship.
As the head of the expedition Michael Makhotkin, these studies were not conducted with the post-Soviet era in mind the remoteness of the study area.


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Arctic scientific expedition will be continued in the navigation of 2012. Moreover, as the head of the North AHEM Yuri Vasiliev, the ship is planned to establish a permanent floating university.

Members of the expedition are traditionally greeted with bread and salt representatives AHEM, Safa, Arkhangelsk media.


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