Dolgopolova Elena Nikolaevna
Dolgopolova Elena Nikolaevna
Senior Researcher (PhD)


1974: M.V. Lomonosov Moscow State University, Physics Department: thesis title: "The investigation of the turbulent structure of nature flow over a moving bottom".
1992: Candidate of Science in Hydrophysics (Ph.D.), thesis title: “The methods of calculation of natural streams turbulence parameters”. Water Problems Institute, Russian Academy of Sciences, Moscow

♦ Employment:

• 1975-1994: Junior Scientist, Scientist, Senior Scientist at Water Problems Institute, Russian Academy of Sciences, Moscow
• 1994-present: Senior Research Scientist at Water Problems Institute of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Moscow

♦ Area of interests: 

• Nature flows: turbulence, ice covered flows, sediment transport 
• Hydrodynamics of river mouths 
• River hydrology in permafrost

♦ Memberships:

• Member of the International Association for Hydro-Environment Engineering and Research (IAHR) since 2000

♦ Research visits (extended): 

• Associate professor at Moscow State Civil Engineering University, Department of Hydraulics. 2006 – 2012.

• Trondheim University (SINTEF), Norway 2000. Participation in the collaborative project "Environmental effects of hydropeaking. Investigation of open flow and under ice conditions" was supported by NATO grant No.139483/410.

♦ Refereeing:

•  • Water Resources

♦ Awards:

• 1999: award of the International ACADEMIC PUBLISHING COMPANY “NAUKA/INTERPERIODICA” for the best publication of the year.

• 2010: honorable medal of Moscow State Engineering University for the “Great achievements in engineering education and science”

The author's profiles:

♦ Research Gate 

♦ Elibrary 


♦ Scopus

♦ Academia 

♦ Books: 


2018: Isupova M.V., Dolgopolova E.N. Impact of submarine canyons on hydrologic- morphologic processes in a river mouth area: estuaries of the Rivers Congo and Saint Lawrence // Horizons in Earth Science Research, Volume 18, New York: Nova Science Publishers, P. 1-53.


♦ Papers in Refereed Journals: 

Dolgopolova E.N. Flow structure in a river bend in cryosphere // Power Technology and Engineering. 2020. No. 3. P. 32 – 36 (In Russian).
• Dolgopolova E.N. Mechanism for sediment transport at tidal estuary under bore formation // Processes in GeoMedia, V. I. Springer Geology ISBN 978-3-030-38176-9 ISBN 978-3-030-38177-6 (eBook). 2020. P. 231–241. 
• Dolgopolova E.N. Turbulent diffusion and eddy in rivers // Water Resources. © Pleiades Publishing, 2019, V. 46, Suppl. 1, P. S11–S19. 
• Dolgopolova E.N. Estimation of flow velocity during ice drift and ice jams breaking at the river mouths of cryosphere // Proceedings of Moscow State University of Civil Engineering. 2018. V.13. No. 8. P. 984–991.

DOI: 10.22227/1997-0935.2018.8.984-991
• Dolgopolova E.N. Role of permafrost in formation of hydrological-morphological regime of the mouths of rivers flowing into the Arctic ocean // ARCTIC: ecology and economy. 2018. No. 4 (32). P. 70–85.

• Dolgopolova E.N. Tidal waves at Mezen mouth and surge-wave formation conditions // Water Resources. © Pleiades Publishing, Ltd. 2017, 44(6): 808–819. DOI: 10.1134/S0097807817060033
• Debol’skaya E. I., Dolgopolova E. N. Vertical distribution of a pollutant in river flow: mathematical modeling // Water Resources. © Pleiades Publishing, Ltd. 2017, 44(5): 731–737., 2017.
• Dolgopolova E.N. Regularities in the motion of water and sediments at the mouth of a river of estuarine-deltaic type: case study of the Yenisei R. // Water Resources. © Pleiades Publishing, Ltd. 2015, V. 42, No. 2, pp. 198–207.
• Dolgopolova E.N. Sediment Transport and Saltwater Intrusion into the Weakly Stratified Estuary of the Delaware R. // Water Resources. 2014. Vol. 41, No. 2, pp. 143–162. © Pleiades Publishing, Ltd., 2014.

• Dolgopolova E.N., Kotlyakov A.V. Permafrost in estuarine areas of the Arctic rivers of Russia // ICE and SNOW. 2011. V.113. No. P. 81–92. (In Russian).
• Dolgopolova E. N., Isupova M. V. Water and Sediment Dynamics at Saint Lawrence River Mouth // Water Resources. © Pleiades Publishing, Ltd. 2011, V. 38, No. 4, pp. 453–469.
• Dolgopolova E.N., Isupova M.V. Classification of Estuaries by Hydrodynamic Processes // Water Resources. © Pleiades Publishing, Ltd. 2010, V. 37, No. 3, P. 268–284.
• Dolgopolova E.N. Energy losses and hydraulic friction of open and ice-covered river flow // Power Technology and Engineering. 2011. V. 45. No. 1. P. 17–24 (in Russian).
• Dolgopolova E.N., Mikhailova M.V. Mathematical modelling of formation and progradation of a river mouth bar into the sea: case study of Danube delta branches // Water Resources. © Pleiades Publishing, Ltd. 2008, V. 35, No. 3, P. 302–312.
• Dolgopolova E.N. Vertical transfer coefficient in natural streams // // Water Resources. © Pleiades Publishing, Ltd. 2008, V. 35, No. 4, P. 408–416.
• Dolgopolova E.N. On the Interaction between Flow and Erodible Bed // Water Resources 2003, V.30, No.3, 268-274.
• Dolgopolova E.N. Friction stress at the bed of under-ice flow and its influence on the biota living conditions in rivers // Water Resources 2002, V.29, No.3, P. 311–318.
• Anisimova E.P., Dolgopolova E.N., Speranskaya A.A. Interactions between streams and lower surfaces of ice cover // Water Resources 2001, V.28, No.2, P. 205–209.
• Dolgopolova E.N. Assessment of the Energy Characteristics of River flow // Water Resources 1999, V.26, No.3, 251–255.
• Dolgopolova E.N. Fluid Friction in Flow under Ice // Water Resources, 1997, Vol. 24, No. 6, P. 644–648.
• Dolgopolova E.N. Scales of river flow turbulence // Hydrology and Meteorology, 1995, No. 12 P.  (in Russian)
• Dolgopolova E.N. Orlov F.S. Estimation of the Distribution of the Longitudinal Component of the Velocity Fluctuations of a channel flow // Water Resources 1999, V.26, No.3, 251–255.