Prof. Han Dolman awarded the silver honorary medal of the State of Sacha (Yakutia)

22 November 2016

Prof. Han Dolman was awarded the silver honorary medal of the State of Sacha (Yakutia) for his services to global change research, in particular in Eastern Siberia.

During the IX Symposium on Carbon/Water/Energy: BALANCE AND CLIMATE OVER THE BOREAL AND ARCTIC REGIONS WITH SPECIAL EMPHASIS ON EASTERN EURASIA in Yakutsk 1-4 November 2016, Han Dolman, Professor in Hydrology at Earth and Climate Cluster of the Earth and Life Sciences Faculty of Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam was awarded the silver honorary medal of the State of Sacha (Yakutia) for his services to global change research, in particular in Eastern Siberia.

Han Dolman in Kytalik, Siberia

Prof. Han Dolman (right) and Dr. Josh Dean (left) in Kytalik, Siberia. Photo: Ove Meisel

Since 2001 the group of Prof. Dolman has operated a field site in Kytalik in the Far North East of Siberia where they investigate various aspects of permafrost and the exchange of carbon dioxide and methane with the atmosphere.

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