New Publications 15-30 April 2024

Welcome to our round-up of the new publications!

The online platform of SNC-mt is constantly updated with scientific publications, articles, chapters, books, relevant to the Caucasus region that you won’t want to miss this month.


Porphyry and Epithermal Au-Cu Systems of the Southern Caucasus and Northern Iran

Successions of Terrestrial Invertebrate Communities During the Tsey Glacier Retreat, Central Caucasus

New Data on Aquatic Flora of Dagestan

Hominin Occupation of the North-Central Caucasus During the Middle Paleolithic: New Results from Saradj-Chuko Grotto and the State of Research

Cryptosporidium spp. Infections in Livestock and Wild Animals in Azerbaijan Territory

Intestinal Coccidia (Eucoccidia, Sporozoa, Apicomplexa) of Some Amphibia in Azerbaijan

Cryptosporidium spp. and Eimeria spp. (Apicomplexa: Eimeriorina) of Freshwater Cyprinid Fish Species in the Kura River Basin in Azerbaijan Territory

Cryptosporidium spp. Infections in Livestock and Wild Animals in Azerbaijan Territory

A New Species of the Genus Proasellus (Crustacea: Isopoda: Asellidae) from the Abin River Basin, With the Preliminary Data on the Diversity of the Genus in the Southwestern Foothills of the Russian Caucasus

Mining Thermophiles for Biotechnologically Relevant Enzymes: Evaluating the Potential of European and Caucasian Hot Springs

Cooperation of I.R. of Iran, Russia and the Republic of Azerbaijan in the North-South Transition and Its Impact on the Regional Security

The Zangezur Corridor and Threats to the Interests of the Islamic Republic of Iran in the South Caucasus

Collectives to Capital: Institutional, Forest, and Farm Transitions in Georgia

Exploring Natural and Social Drivers of Forest Degradation in Post-soviet Georgia

Socio-ecological System of the Mountainous Region: a Case Study from Georgia

Integration of Geophysical and Geotechnical Soil Characteristics for Local Site Seismic Design in Georgia

Settlements Firewood Consumption Estimation Based on Geospatial Modelling: a Case Study of the Republic of Georgia

Development of a PostGIS-based Method for Creating Risk Maps of Natural Disasters Using the Example of Georgia

Attenuation of P and S Waves in the Javakheti Plateau, Georgia (Sakartvelo)

Ground Motion Prediction Equations Based on Shallow Crustal Earthquakes in Georgia and the Surrounding Caucasus

Economic Security of Regions: a Prerequisite for Diversifying the Azerbaijan Economy

Voices of the Caucasus: Mapping Knowledge Production on the Caucasus Region

Prospects and Threats for Developing Organic Agriculture: the Example of Azerbaijan

Comparative Assessment of Energy Security Level: the Case of the South Caucasus Countries

On Metamorphic Complexes of the Miskhan Crystalline Massif (Armenia)

Anchimetamorphic Metasandstones of the Khrami Crystalline Massif, Georgia: Mineral Assemblages, Formation Conditions, and Geological Setting

On Some Accessory Minerals in Upper Paleozoic Granites of the Khrami Crystalline Massif

СO2-Rich Thermal Waters of the Neutrino Research Tunnel (Baksan Neutrino Observatory, North Caucasus)

Toxic Element Contamination Sources in the Surface and Groundwater of the Elbrus Region: Geochemistry and Health Risks

Quantifying Supraglacial Debris-Related Melt-Altering Effects on the Djankuat Glacier, Caucasus, Russian Federation

Simocyon from the Late Miocene of Georgia

Preliminary Data on the Insectivore Skeleton (Soricidae) from the Late Miocene of Southern Georgia