Toropov Andrey


Research interests:

  • Geochemistry of radionuclides
  • Speciation of transuranic elements
  • Radioactive wastes disposal
  • Use of multivariative statistics and neural networks in environmental sciences and geochimistry

Research chops:

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ORCID ID  0000-0001-7759-2831
WoS ResearcherID B-9381-2017
Scopus AuthorID 56503177800
IstinaResearcherID 232521914


  • 2018 – PhD (Geochemistry). «Speciation of technogenic radionuclides in water bodies of Semipalatinsk Test Site»
  • 2015-2018 yy. Postgraduate study in Tomsk Polytechnic University
  • 2014  – master degree of environmental sciences (Shakarim University, Kazakhstan).


  • DAAD International Scholarship, Friedrich Schiller University, Jena, Germany, 2021
  • Scholarship “Mikhail Lomonosov” 2017, 2020
  • Diploma of the 2nd degree for the best presentation of the International Conference “Chemistry and Chemical Technology in the XXI century”, Tomsk 2018.
  • DAAD International Scholarship, University of Karlsruhe, Germany, 2017-2018
  • Diploma of the Institute of Geophysical Research “The best research work in the field of geoecology”, 2017
  • II Diploma of the XX International Symposium “Problems of Geology and Subsoil Development”, 2016
  • International Scholarship of the Nuclear Specialist Exchange Program of the Ministry of Education, Science and Culture of Japan, Tohoku University, 2014
  • IAEA International Fellowship, University of Southampton, UK, 2015
  • II-degree diploma of the of the XII conference-competition of R&D of young scientists of the National Nuclear Center of the Republic of Kazakhstan, 2013
  • Scholarship of the Foundation of the First President of the Republic of Kazakhstan (2010, 2011, 2012)
  • International Ecological Conference of Students and Young Scientists, Novosibirsk (1st degree diploma), 2011
  • International Ecological Conference of Students and Young Scientists, Novosibirsk State University (I degree diploma, best presentation award), 2010
  • Diploma of II degree for the best research work of the international scientific conference “Lomonosov-2009” of the Kazakhstan branch of Moscow State University. Lomonosov, 2009.

Favorite publications:

  1. S. Toropov, G.M. Yessilkanov. Advanced Instruments for Identifying Geochemical Dependences of Radionuclide Migration in Natural Waters // Geochemistry International, 2022, DOI: 10.1134/S0016702922010116
  2. E.A. Soldatova, A.S. Toropov, E.S. Sidkina, A.A. Konyshev, I.S. Ivanova. Chemical composition of the small watercourses of the Kugda massif and its margin (Eastern Siberia) // Bulletin of the Tomsk Polytechnic University, Geo Assets Engineering, 2022
  3. A.A. Konyshev, E.S. Sidkina, E.A. Soldatova, E.V. Cherkasova, I.A. Bugaev, A.S. Toropov, D.N. Dogadkin, I.N. Gromyak, I.Yu. Nikolaeva. Chemical composition and metal speciation in water near the mine “Lupikko-I” (Pitkyaranta mining district, Karelia) (in Russian).
  4. S. Toropov. Migration Forms of Anthropogenic Radionuclides in Tunnel Waters at the Degelen Mountains, Semipalatinsk Test Site // Geochemistry International, 2020, DOI: 10.1134/S0016702920020123
  5. S. Toropov. Fractionation of technogenic radionuclides species in water bodies of Semipalatinsk Test Site //Bulletin of the Tomsk Polytechnic University, Geo Assets Engineering, 2018, DOI
  6. A.S. Toropov, A.R. Satayeva, S. Mikhalovsky, A.B. Cundy. The use of composite ferrocyanide materials for treatment of high salinity liquid radioactive wastes rich in cesium isotopes // Radiochimica Acta, 2014, DOI: 10.1515/ract-2013-2212