Nadezhda A. Alfimova

Teaching courses

  • Planet Earth 
  • Regional geology of Russia
  • Geological timescale


Associate professor, Department of Regional Geology


Education, scientific degrees and titles

  • 2007, PhD in Geology, Institute of Precambrian geology and Geochronology RAS
  • 2003, Master in Geology, mineralogy department Saint-Petersburg University

Research IDs

Research interests

Exogenic processes in Precanbrian,regoliths, Banded iron Formations

Key publications

  1. Felitsyn S.B., Alfimova N.A., Bogomolov E.U. Nd and Sr isotopic composition of ancient iron made artifacts and ores from NorthWest Russia. Geoarchaeology. 2019. V.34., pp221-228.
  2. Alfimova, N., Raza, M. B., Felitsyn, S., Matrenichev, V., Bogomolov, E., Nasipuri, P., ... & Kumar, V. (2019). Isotopic Sm-Nd signatures of Precambrian Banded Iron Formation from the Fennoscandian shield, East-European Platform, and Bundelkhand craton, India. Precambrian Research. V. 328. P 1-8.
  3. Xiangli Wang, Noah J Planavsky, Axel Hofmann, Erin E Saupe, Brian P De Corte, Pascal Philippot, Stefan V LaLonde, Noah E Jemison, Huijuan Zou, Frantz Ossa Ossa, Kyle Rybacki, Nadezhda Alfimova, Matthew J Larson, Harilaos Tsikos, Philip W Fralick, Thomas M Johnson, Andrew C Knudsen, Christopher T Reinhard, Kurt O Konhauser. 2018. A Mesoarchean Shift in Uranium Isotope Systematics. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta. V. 238. P.438-452.
  4. Alfimova N.A.,  Novoselov A.A. Matrenichev V.A., de Souza Filho C.R. // Conditions of subaerial weathering of basalts in the Neoarchean and Paleoproterozoic. Precambrian Research. 2014. 241. 1-16.

Other professional activities

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