2nd Russian Conference on Geocryology, 6-8 June 2001

Date: 
10 October 2000

Additional information on the 2nd Russian Conference on Geocryology,
6-8 June 2001, is available by e-mail from the Organizing Committee.
Please contact:

Dr. Evgeny Chuvilin, chuvilin@geol.msu.ru, phone: +7(095) 939-19-27 or
Dr. (Mrs.) Nina Trush, cryology@geol.msu.ru, phone: +7(095) 939-49-19
- Fax: +7(095) 939-49-65

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First Announcement

2nd RUSSIAN CONFERENCE ON GEOCRYOLOGY
6-8 June 2001
Moscow, Russia

In accordance with the decision of the First Russian Conference on
Geocryology held 6-8 June 1996 the 2nd RUSSIAN CONFERENCE ON GEOCRYOLOGY
will be held at Moscow State University in June 2001.

The conference will be devoted to the most recent projects in various
fields of geocryology. We plan to publish the accepted papers that
contain original research data before the conference. The conference is
organized by the Department of Geocryology, Faculty of Geology, MSU;
Institute of Permafrost Studies, Siberian Branch of the Russian Academy
of Sciences; Production and Research Institute of Engineering Surveying
for Construction (PNIIS); Institute of the Earth Cryosphere, Siberian
Branch of the Russian Academy of Sciences; All-Russia Institute of
Hydrogeology and Engineering Geology (VSEGINGEO); Research Institute of
Foundations and Underground Constructions (NIIOSP); State Planning
Institute "Fundamentproekt", etc.

SECTIONS:
- Regional and Historical Geocryology
- Lithogenous Geocryology
- Dynamic Geocryology
- Historical Geocryology
- Permafrost Engineering
- Physics, chemistry and mechanics of frozen ground

TIME:
February 2000 - distribution of this information
31 December 2000 - the deadline for the submission of application for
participation and papers
March 2001 - distribution of the conference schedule
6-8 June 2001 - conference held at Moscow State University, Vorob'evy
Gory, Moscow

Please send the application for participation in the conference in the
form attached and the text materials to the address shown here:

Prof. Ershov
Department of Geocryology, Faculty of Geology,
Moscow State University
119899 Vorob'evy Gory, Russia
e-mail: cryology@geol.msu.ru

Additional information on this conference is available by e-mail from
the Organizing Committee. Please contact:
Dr. Evgeny Chuvilin, chuvilin@geol.msu.ru , phone: +7(095) 939-19-27 or
Dr. (Mrs.) Nina Trush, cryology@geol.msu.ru , phone: +7(095) 939-49-19
- Fax: +7(095) 939-49-65

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APPLICATION
for participation in
2nd Russian Conference on Geocryology
6-8 June 2001
Moscow, Russia

Name:

Affiliation:

Mailing Address:

Phone:
Fax:
E-mail:

____ I am considering participation and would like to get more
information.

____ I would like to make a paper/poster presentation with the
provisional title:

REQUIREMENTS FOR THE PREPARATION OF PAPERS:

DEADLINE for papers is: 31 December 2000

Full length papers must be no more than 8 pages in length, including
figures. The paper should be submitted in printed form (1 copy) AND on a
3.5" diskette.

The text should be prepared in the Microsoft Word format, version 6.0,
97, normal style:
- Margins: top and bottom: 2 cm -- left and right: 2.5 cm
- Font: Times New Roman (Times New Roman Cyr)
- Font size: 14
- Hyphenation: no
- Alignment: left
- Spacing: before: 0; after: 0; line spacing: 1.5
- Indentation: left: 0; right: 0; special: 1.27
- Page numbers: no
- Header and footer: no
- Paper size: A4

Tables should be included in the text, framed, and prepared in Microsoft
Word (6.0, 97) or EXCEL. Formulas should be created in Microsoft
Equation from Microsoft Word, using the fonts Times New Roman (Times New
Roman Cyr) and Symbol. Graphs and pictures should be submitted in the
file form and prepared in Excel or Corel Draw.

An example of preparing the paper:
V. N. Makarov
(Institute of Permafrost Studies, Siberian Branch of the Russian Academy
of Sciences)

GEOCHEMICAL FIELDS IN THE PERMAFOST ZONE
A study of the specifics of the geochemical fields in the permafrost
zone is gaining in importance because…