Honorary Note. Evgeny Georgievich Morozov: A Life at Sea as a Devoted Ocean Observer

  • Manuel G. Velarde
  • Roman Yu. Tarakanov
  • Alexey V. Marchenko
Part of the Springer Oceanography book series (SPRINGEROCEAN)


On March 15, 1946, Eugene G. Morozov, an outstanding field oceanographer, was born in Moscow. He is Doctor of Sciences in Physics and Mathematics. Since 1993 he is Head of the Hydrological Processes Laboratory at the Shirshov Institute of Oceanology (Russian Academy of Sciences) in Moscow. He has been President (2011–2015) of the International Association for the Physical Sciences of the Ocean (IAPSO, in 1999 he was elected member of the IAPSO Executive Committee). He is Laureate of the Shirshov Medal (2016). He was also a member of the executive committees of the International Union of Geodesy and Geophysics (IUGG) and Scientific Council for Oceanic Research (SCOR). He is the Chairman of the Oceanographic Section at the Russian National Geophysical Committee, which is a Russian link to the IUGG. Dr. Morozov is member of the editorial boards of four journals: Izvestia Atmospheric and Oceanic Physics, Russian Journal of Earth Sciences, Oceanological Researches, and Fundamental and Applied Hydrophysics.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Manuel G. Velarde
    • 1
  • Roman Yu. Tarakanov
    • 2
  • Alexey V. Marchenko
    • 3
  1. 1.Instituto Pluridisciplinar, Universidad Complutense de MadridMadridSpain
  2. 2.Shirshov Institute of Oceanoloy, Russian Academy of SciencesMoscowRussia
  3. 3.Department of Arctic TechnologyUniversity Center in SvalbardLongyearbyenNorway

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