Lyubov Kurbatova

Lyubov Kurbatova

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Academic degree, academic title: Ph.D.

Position: Senior Researcher


Research interests:

  • Flora, systematics and phytogeography of bryophytes of Russia and Antarctica.

Keywords: Мosses, bryoflora, Russia, Antarctica

Education and work experience:

St. Petersburg State University, Faculty of Biology and Soil Science, Department of Botany.
2002 — Candidate Sci. in Biology (Ph.D. equivalent), Komarov Botanical Institute RAS. Thesis «Mosses of the Leningrad region».

1996 — until now — Komarov Botanical Institute Russian Academy of Sciences, Laboratory of Lichenology and Bryology.
1998–2005 — St. Petersburg State University, Faculty of Biology and Soil Science, Department of Botany.
2008–2013 — Arctic and Antarctic Research Institute, Russian Antarctic Expedition.

Grants and research projects:

Project leader:

  • 2012–2013. RFBR №12-04-90448-Ukr_a «Study of molecular-genetic bases and physiological features of adaptation to abiotic stresses on the example of Antarctic plants».
  • 2011–2013. RFBR №11-04-01247-a «Features of post-glacial development and the current state of the cryptogamous flora of the ice-free territories of Antarctica».

Member of research team:

  • 2018–2020. RFBR №18-05-60093 «Spatial and temporal changes in the lichen and bryoflora of the Russian Arctic and adjacent territories and their relationship to global natural processes and anthropogenic environmental transformation».
  • 2016–2019. RFBR №16-04-01050 A «Ecosystem significance of Antarctic oasis soils and their biocenotic and geochemical role in the landscape».
  • 2013–2014. RFBR №13-04-90411 Ukr_f_a «Biological and soil processes in the unique tundras of West Antarctica: biogeography, biogeochemistry and ecology of isolated geosystems in time and space».
  • 2007–2009. RFBR №07-04-00325-and «Liverworts and anthocerotophyta Russia».
  • 2006-2008. RFBR 06-05-78062-d «Publication of the book «The Natural environment and biodiversity of the archipelago «Birch Islands» (Gulf of Finland)»».
  • 2005–2007. RFBR №05-04-49658-а «Flora and vegetation of the Islands of the Gulf of Finland of the Baltic sea (within Russia)».
  • 2005. RFBR №05-04-63009-k «Organization and conduct of an expedition to study the flora and vegetation of the islands of the eastern part of the Gulf of Finland of the Baltic Sea».
  • 1995–1997. RFBR №95-04-11949-a «Development of the bryological herbarium of the Botanical Institute of the Russian Academy of Sciences and preparation on its basis of the collection «Flora of mosses of Russia»».

Professional memberships:

Selected publications:

Doroshina G.Ya.. Kurbatova L.E. New record of Buxbaumia viridis (Buxbaumiaceae) in the North-West of Russia. Botanicheskii zhurnal. 2023. 108(5): 484–490.[In Russian]

Popov E.S., Kurbatova L.E., Glazkova E.A. et al. New data on the distribution and population status of Sarcosoma globosum (Schmidel) Casp. in the Leningrad Region and Republic of Karelia. [Trudy Karel’skogo nauchnogo tsentra RAN] Transactions of the Karelian Research Centre RAS. 2023. 5: 30–42. [In Russian}

Kandelinskaya O.L., Grischenko H.R., … Kurbatova L.E. Hemostatic activity in vitro of lectin-containing substances of bryathypes on the example of some antarctic and belarus representatives. Medical academic journal. 2023. 23(3): 00–00. [In Russian]