Dr. Alexey Tikhomirov

Alexey is a Research Associate in Prof. James Drummond’s group at Dalhousie University. He completed his B.Sc in Radiophysics (2001) and M.Sc. in Laser Physics (2003) at Tomsk State University, Russia. He earned his Ph.D. in Optics (2006) from V.E. Zuev Institute of Atmospheric Optics, Russia. His area of expertise is atmospheric optics, spectroscopy, high vacuum systems and electronics. He has extensive experience in conducting field research in polar latitudes. Alexey has joined CANDAC in 2009. Currently, he is responsible for the Stratospheric Ozone Lidar, which monitors the condition of the ozone layer above Eureka. He is also interested in studying near the ground temporal and spatial temperature variations using Unmanned Aerial Systems (UAS) for characterization of heat fluxes in High Arctic.

Alexey is a co-founder of the Eureka Amateur Radio Club (VY0ERC). He likes to get on the air from PEARL when time permits.

Email: alexey.tikhomirov@dal.ca

Phone: 902-494-3313
Dalhousie University