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Monographs and chapters from collective monographs for 2002-2006
  1. Ibrom A., Olchev A., June T., Ross T., Kreilein H., Falk U., Merklein J., Twele A., Rakkibu G., Grote S., Rauf A., Gravenhorst G., 2006 Effects of land-use change on matter and energy exchange between ecosystems in the rain forest margin and the atmosphere. In The stability of tropical rainforest margins: Linking ecological, economic and social constraints. Eds. T. Tscharntke, C. Leuschner, M. Zeller, E. Guhardja and A. Bidin, Springer Verlag, Berlin, pp. 463 - 492

List of articles in reviewed Russian (with English version) and foreign journals for 2002-2006


  1. Arneth A., Kurbatova J., Lloyd D., Kolle O., Schibistova O., Vygodskaya N.N., Schulze E.-D. and Lloyd J., 2002: Ecosystem-atmosphere exchange of energy and mass in a European Russia and a central Siberia bog. II. Internseasonal and interannual variability of CO2 fluxes. Tellus, 54B (5), 514-530.
  2. Korotkov K., Belonovskaya E. Nomenclatural adjustments in the Juncetea trifidi syntaxa from the Great Caucasus. Polish Botanical Journal, 2002, vol. 47(1), N 1, pp. 67 - 68.
  3. Kurbatova J., A.Arneth, N.N.Vygodskaya, O.Kolle, A.V.Varlagin, I.M.Milyukova, N.M.Tchebakova, E.-D.Schulze and J.Lloyd. 2002. Comparitive ecosystem-atmosphere exchange of energy and mass in European Russian and central Siberian bog. I. Interseasonal and interannual variability of energy and latent heat fluxes during the snowfree period. Tellus-Series B, Vol.54, (5), 497-513.
  4. Levin I., M. Born, M. Cuntz, U. Langendorfer, S. Mantsch, T. Naegler, M. Schmidt, A. Varlagin, S. Verclas and D. Wagenbach. Observations of atmospheric variability and soil exhalation rate of Radon-222 at a Russian forest site: Technical approach and deployment for boundary layer studies. Eurosibirian Carboflux: Tellus Special Issue. Swedich Geophysical Society. 2002. ñòð. 57-68.
  5. Milyukova IM; Kolle O; Varlagin AV; Vygodskaya NN; Schulze ED; Lloyd J (2002): Carbon balance of a southern taiga spruce stand in European Russia. Tellus, Series B - Chemical and Physical Meteorology 54, 429-442.
  6. Oltchev A., Cermak J., Gurtz J., Kiely G., Nadezhdina N., Tishenko A, Zappa M, Lebedeva N, Vitvar T., Albertson J.D., Tatarinov F., Tishenko D., Nadezhdin V., Kozlov B., Ibrom A., Vygodskaya N., Gravenhorst G. 2002. The response of the water fluxes of the boreal forest region at the Volga's source area to climatic and land-use changes. J. Phys. Chem. Earth, 27, pp. 675-690.
  7. Oltchev A., Cermak J., Nadezhdina N., Tatarinov F., Tishenko A., Ibrom A., Gravenhorst G. (2002) Transpiration of a mixed forest stand: field measurements and simulation using SVAT models. J. Boreal Environmental Reserach., 7, pp. 389-397.
  8. Schulze ED; Vygodskaya NN; Tchebakova NM; Czimczik CI; Kozlov DN; Lloyd J; Mollicone D; Parfenova E; Sidorov KN; Varlagin AV; Wirth C (2002): The Eurosiberian Transect: an introduction to the experimental region. Tellus, Series B - Chemical and Physical Meteorology 54, 421-428.
  9. Vygodskaya NN, Schulze E-D, Tchebakova NM, Karpachevskii LO, Kozlov D, Sidorov KN, Panfyorov MI, Abrazko MI, Shaposhnikov ES, Solnzeva ON, Minaeva TY, Jeltuchin AS, Wirth C, Pugachevskii AV (2002) Climatic control of stand thinning in an unmanaged spruce forest of the southern taiga in European Russia. Tellus 54B: 443-461.
  10. 2004

  11. Korotkov, K., Belonovskaya, E.: Syntaxonomic status of the Caucasian alpine meadows - Annali di Botanica (nuova serie) 2004, vol. IV.
  12. Savinetsky A.B., Kiseleva N.K., Khassanov B.F. Dynamics of sea mammal and bird populations of the Bering Sea region over the last several millennia // Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology. 2004. 209. 1-4. P. 335-352.
  13. Nadezhdina, N., F.Tatarinov, R.Ceulemans (2004). Leaf area and biomass of Rhododendron understory in a stand of Scots pine. Forest Ecology and Management. V.157, Issues 2-3, pp 235-246.
  14. 2005

  15. Causey, D. Corbett D.G. Lefevre C. West D.L. Savinetsky A.B. Kiseleva N. K. Khassanov B.F. The palaeoenvironment of humans and marine birds of the Aleutian Islands: three millennia of change // Fisheries Oceanography. 2005. 14. s1. P. 259-276.
  16. Gravenhorst G., Oltchev A., Sogachev A., Ibrom A., Kreilein H. (2005) Forests as protection against airborne immissions. Met. Zeitsch., 14(2), pp. 117-122.
  17. Falge E., Reth S., Brüggemann N, Butterbach-Bahl K., Goldberg V., Oltchev A., Schaaf S., Spindler G., Stiller B., Queck R., Köstner B., Bernhofer C. (2005) Comparison of surface energy exchange models with eddy flux data in forest and grassland ecosystems of Germany. J. Ecological Modelling, 188, pp.174-216.
  18. Falk U., Ibrom A., Kreilein H., Oltchev A., Gravenhorst G. (2005) Energy and water fluxes above a cacao agroforestry system in Central Sulawesi, Indonesia, indicate effects of land-use change on local climate Met. Zeitsch., 14(2), pp. 219-225.
  19. Rosen Steven A., Arkady B. Savinetsky, Yosef Plakht, Nina K. Kisseleva, Bulat F. Khassanov, Andrey M. Pereladov and Mordecai Haiman. Dung in the Desert: Preliminary Results of the Negev Holocene Ecology Project // Current Anthropology. 2005. 46. 2. P. 317-327.
  20. Tatarinov, F., Bochkarev Y., Oltchev, A., Nadezhdina N., Cermak, J. (2005) Effect of contrasting water supply on the diameter growth of Norway spruce and aspen in mixed stands: a case study from the southern Russian taiga Annals of Forest Science 62 , pp. 807-816.
  21. Tatarinov, F., Jiri Kucera, Emil Cienciala. (2005) The analysis of physical background of tree sap flow measurement based on thermal methods. Meas. Sci. Technol. 16: 1157-1169.
  22. 2006

  23. Ibrom A., Jarvis P.G., Clement R., Morgenstern K., Oltchev A., Medlyn B.E., Wang Y.P., Wingate L., Moncrieff J.B., Gravenhorst G. (2006) A comparative analysis of simulated and observed photosynthetic CO2 uptake in two coniferous forest canopies. Tree Physiology 26, 845-864.
  24. Korotkov K. Snowbed communities and their relatives in the high mountains of the Greater Caucasus, Polish Botanical Studies, 2006, vol. 22.
  25. Lehtonen, A., Cienciala, E., Tatarinov, F. Makipaa, R. (2006) Uncertainty estimation of biomass expansion factors for Norway spruce in the Czech Republic. Ann. For. Sci. 64: 1-10.
  26. Vtorova V.N., L.B. Kholopova, P.B. Gordienko. Heavy metals in plants and wood-destroying fungi as an indicator of environmental state in Moscow megalopolis// Scientific journal. The problems of biogeochemistry and geochemical ecology. N 2 (2) 2006. Ð. 118-122.

Best publications for 1997-2002.
  1. Dinesman, L.G., Kiseleva, N.K., Savinetsky, A.B., Khassanov, B.F. 1999. Secular dynamics of coastal zone ecosystems of the north-eastern Chukchi peninsula (Chukotka: cultural layers and natural depositions from the last millennia). Tubingen: Mo Vince Verlag. 131 p.
  2. Vygodskaya NN, Milukova I, Varlagin A, Tatarinov F, Sorgachev A, Kobak KI, Desyatkin R, Bauer G, Hollinger DY, Kelliher FM, Schulze E-D (1996) Leaf conductance and CO2 assimilation of Larix gmelinii growing in an eastern Siberian boreal forest. Tree Physiology 17:607-615.

List of articles in other Russian (with English version) and foreign scientific journals and collected articles, including the articles, published in proceedings of conferences


  1. Bolondinsky V., Oltchev A., Gravenhorst G. 2002. A short-term dynamics of net photosynthesis of one-year old needles of Picea abies. In: Gravenhorst G., Vygodskaya N.N., Panfyorov O. (Hrgs.): Monitoring of Energy-Mass Exchange between Atmosphere and Forest Ecosystems. Berichte des Forschungszentrum Waldökosysteme, Reihe B, Bd. 66, S.14-21.
  2. Belikov S.E., Gagaev S.Yu., Kozharinov A.V., .Savinetsky A.B., et al. Chukotka Ecoregion // Ecoregional Climate Change and Biodiversity Decline. 2002. 2. P. 1-25.
  3. Oltchev A. Air pollution and forest damages in European forest. Proceedings of the International Symposium on Forest Resources Protection, September 27, 2002, Chuncheon, Korea, pp. 45-64.
  4. Savinetsky A.B. Mammals and birds harvested by early Eskimos of Bering Strait // University of Oregon Anthropological Papers. 2002. 59. P. 275-305.
  5. 2003

  6. Dinesman, L. G., Savinetsky A. B. Secular Dynamics of the Prehistoric Catch and Population Size of Baleen Whales off the Chukchi Peninsula, Siberia // Indigenous Ways to the Present: Native Whaling in the Western Arctic. Ed.: A. McCartney. Studies in Whaling No. 6; Occ. Publ. No. 54. 2003. P. 137-166.
  7. Oltchev A., Atashfaraz S., Ibrom A., Gravenhorst G. (2003) Ein Modellanzatz für die Simulation der Energie-, Wasser-, CO2 und NH3 - Flüsse in Mischwaldbeständen. Biomet Tagung "Mensch- Pflanze- Atmosphäre", Ch. Benhofer und V Goldberg (Hrsg.), Tharandter Klimaprotokolle, Band 9, S. 61-63.
  8. Gravenhorst G., Ibrom A., Oltchev A., Sogachev A. (2003) Immissionsschutzwirkung von Wäldern Biomet Tagung "Mensch- Pflanze- Atmosphäre", Ch. Benhofer und V. Goldberg (Hrsg.), Tharandter Klimaprotokolle, Band 9, S. 51-53.
  9. Tatarinov , F., Kurbatova, J., Molchanov, A., Minaeva , T., Orlov, T. Measuring of components of peat and ground vegetation CO2 balance in a southern taiga peat bog // Ecohydrological processes in Northern Wetlands. Selected papers. Tallin, 2003. 215-220.
  10. Vtorova V.N., Solntseva O.N., Gordienko P.V., Kholopova L.B. Chemical composition of plants and wood-destroying fungi as indicator of forest park ecosystem state // Modern problems of bioindication and biomonitoring. Proceedings of the XI International symposium on bioindicators. Syktyvkar. Komi Republic, Russia. 2003. P. 418-427.
  11. 2004

  12. Vygodskaya N.N., Olchev A.V., Kurbatova J.A., Varlagin A.V. Gross primary production (GPP) of unmanaged over-mature spruce forests at Southern European Taiga: eddy covariance measurements and modelling approach. In H. Hasenauer, A. Makela [Eds.]: Modelling Forest Production, Scientific Tools - Date Needs and Sources, Validation and Application, 2004, 421-430.
  13. 2005

  14. Bernhofer Ch., Kostner B., Arnold K., Atashfaraz S., Bange J., Baums A.-B., Berger H., Beyrich F., Butterbach-Bahl K., Bruggemann E., Bruggemann N., Dammgen U., Falge E., Feigenwinter Ch., Fischer B., Foken Th., Gockede M., Goldberg V., Gravenhorst G., Gruner A., Grunhage L., Grunwald T., Haggagy M., Herrmann H., Herold M., Imbery F., Ibrom A., Kesik M., Letzel M.O., Li Ch. Liebethal C., Lohse A., Matschullat J., Matzarakis A., Mauder M., Mayer H., Miehle A., Oltchev A., Ple?ow K., Queck R., Raabe A., Raasch S., Reth S., Rost J., Schaaf S., Schroter M., Schwiebus A., Spie? T., Spindler G., Stiller B., Tenhunen J.D., Vogt R., Wagner M., Weigel H.-J., Ziemann A., Zimmermann F., Zittel P., (2005). Vertical Transport of Energy and Trace Gases at Anchor Stations and Their Spatial and Temporal Extrapolation under Complex Natural Conditions. In: The AFO 2000 Synthesis, Margraf Publishers, p.68-90.
  15. 2006

  16. Khassanov B.F., Savinetsky A.B. On the Marine Reservoir Effect in the Northern Bering Sea // University of Oregon Anthropological Papers Archaeology in Northeast Asia.. 2006. 65. P. 193-202.