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Researcher: Gan, I (Dr Irina Gan)

Fields of Research

Historical Studies
International Relations
Australian History (excl. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander History)
Glaciology
European History (excl. British, Classical Greek and Roman)

Research Objectives

International Relations
Environment
Climate and Climate Change
International Organisations

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

'The first practical Soviet steps towards getting a foothold in the Antarctic': the Soviet Antarctic whaling flotilla Slava; Polar Record
Russia, the post-Soviet world, and Antarctica; The Emerging Politics of Antarctica
Science and exploration in the high interior of East Antarctica in the twentieth century; Advances in Polar Science
Soviet Antarctic plans after the International Geophysical Year: changes in policy; Polar Record
The reluctant hosts: Soviet Antarctic expedition ships visit Australia and New Zealand in 1956; Polar Record
The Soviet Preparation for the IGY Antarctic Program and the Australian Response: Politics and Science; Multidomensional exploration of Antarctica around the 1950s
The Soviet Preparation for the IGY Antarctic Program and the Australian Response: Politics and Science; Mulltidimensional Exploration of Antarctica around the 1950s
There was no cold war in Antarctica. Soviet-Australian contacts in 1950s; 2006 Russia in Antarctica Conference
Towards the great unknown: the Soviets prepare for their thrust into the Antarctic interior; 3rd Workshop of the SCAR Action Group on the History of Antarctic Research
Will the Russians abandon Mirny to the penguins after 1959... or will they stay?; Polar Record

Research Projects

Research Candidate Supervision