Ekaterina Derkach

Ekaterina Derkach

Position: Cartographic Engineer

E-mail: EDerkach@binran.ru

Research interests:

  • Application of GIS in geography.
  • Mapping and monitoring of St. Petersburg’s protected areas.
  • Paleogeographic reconstructions of the Pleistocene and Holocene glaciations of Southeastern Altai and Mongolian Altai.

Keywords: GIS, mapping of protected areas, paleoglaciology of Inner Asia

Education and work experience:

2018 – St Petersburg University, Institute of Earth Sciences, Bachelor’s degree in Geography.
2020 – St Petersburg University, Institute of Earth Sciences, Master’s degree in Geographical Information Mapping.
2020 – until now – St Petersburg University, Institute of Earth Sciences, PhD Student in Geography.

2019 – until now – Komarov Botanical Institute of the RAS (Saint Petersburg), Laboratory of Geography and Vegetation Mapping, cartographer.

Grants and research projects:

Member of research team:

  • 2019-2021. Grant RFBR № 19-05-00535 «Natural catastrophes and transformation of the landscapes of the southeastern Altai and northwestern Mongolia in the period from the maximum of the last glaciation».

Expeditions: