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Important Dates List

Abstract Submission Deadline, date / Mar 18 2017

Abstract Review Result, date / Apr 20 2017

Early Bird Registration, date / Apr 20 2017 - Jun 10 2017

Normal Registration, date / Jun 10 2017 - Jul 05 2017

Scientific Committee

Prof. Alexander Rabinovic



Alexander B. Rabinovich

Business address:

Institute of Ocean Sciences

P.O. Box 6000, West Saanich Rd. 9860

Sidney, B.C., V8L 4B2 Canada



Graduated from the Moscow State University, USSR, in Ocenology, 1972;

Ph.D. in Marine Geophysics at the Marine Hydrophysical Institute, Sevastopol, USSR, 1980.

D.Sc. in Physical Oceanography at the P.P. Shirshov Institute of Oceanology, Russian Academy of Sciences, Moscow, Russia, 1997.


1993, 1995 – till now: Invited scientist, Contractor

Institute of Ocean Sciences

P.O. Box 6000, West Saanich Rd. 9860

Sidney, B.C., V8L 4B2 Canada

1995 – 2015 Principal research scientist

Tsunami Laboratory, P.P. Shirshov Institute of Oceanology Russian Academy of Sciences, Moscow, Russia

1994 Invited Professor (sabbatical),

Dept. de Fisica Universitat de les Illes Balears,

Palma de Mallorca, Spain

1974 - 1992 Engineer, Research scientist, Senior Research Scientist

Tsunami Laboratory,

Institute of Marine Geology and Geophysics, Russian Academy of Sciences, Sakhalin, Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk-2, Russia


1990-2012 Invited Research Scientist:

1. Bureau of Meteorology, Melbourne, Australia (2011)

2. National Geophysical Data Center, Boulder, CO, USA(2008)

3. National Institute of Water and Atmospheric Research, Christchurch, New Zealand (2003)

4. University of Fairbanks, Alaska, USA (2002)

5. Dept. de Física Universitat de les Illes Balears, Palma de Mallorca, Spain (1997, 1998, 2008)

6. Dipartimento di Scienza della Terra, Universita di Genova, Italy (1995, 1996)

7. University of Lisbon, Portugal (1994)

8. Seoul National University, Seoul, Republic of Korea (1991-1993)

9. University of Tokyo, Japan (1993, 2012)

Point of interest:

Tsunami; Long ocean waves; Sea level variations; Seiches; Coastal engineering; Tides; Wave dynamics of shelf and coastal regions; Internal tidal and inertial waves, Satellite drifters, Time series analysis.

Professional activity:

Editor-in-Chief, Pure and Applied Geophysics, Springer, Basel (since 2015)

Review editor, Frontiers in Marine Sciences (since 2015)

Member of the IUGG Tsunami Commission (since 1999)

Member of the American Geophysical Union (1995)


Author or co-author of about 180 papers (including Science, Nature, J. Geophys. Research, Geophys. Res. Letters, Pure Appl. Geophysics, Advances in Geosciences, Natural Hazards, Deep-Sea Research, Progress in Oceanography, etc.)

4 monographs and a chapter in a Handbook on Coastal and Ocean Engineering.

Guest editor of twelve topical journal issues: Pure Appl. Geophysics (nine altogether; four as the first editor), Continental Shelf Research, J. of Physics and Chemistry of the Earth, and Natural Hazards; eight of them have also been published as books (Springer: Basel, Dordrecht)

Google Scholar:

Citations: 3130; h-index: 29; i10-index: 68.

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