Bobkova Kapitolina Stepanovna, born 4 November 1939. Graduated from Arkhangelsk Forest Engineering Institute (at the present time – Northern (Arctic) Federal University) in the city of Arkhangelsk, Faculty of Forestry (at the present time – Forestry Engineering Institute), with a specialty Engineer of Forestry (1962), PhD studies in Ecology and Forest Science, Silviculture, Forest Fires and Fire Fighting (1974) at the Institute of Biology, Komi Republic Scientific Centre, Ural Branch of the Russian Academy of Sciences in the city of Syktyvkar, Komi Republic. Candidate of Biological Sciences (PhD) in Physiology and Biochemistry of Plants (1974), Doctor of Biological Sciences in Ecology and Forest Science, Silviculture, Forest Fires and Fire Fighting (1990), Professor in Ecology (2004), Chief Research Scientist (2005) for the Department of Forest Biological Problems of the North, Institute of Biology, Komi Republic Scientific Centre, Ural Branch of the Russian Academy of Sciences, in the city of Syktyvkar, Komi Republic, awarded by the: Medal «Veteran of Work», Honorary Diplomas of the Presidium of the Supreme Council of the Komi Republic, Council of Ministers of the Komi Republic, Presidium of the USSR Academy of Sciences. Member of the Russian Botanical Society, Society of Plant Physiologists, dissertation council D 004.007.01 in the Institute of Biology, Komi Republic Scientific Centre, Russian Academy of Sciences, Ural Branch. PI for a numerous research projects supported by 3 national grants of the FTP (1998-2004), 6 grants of the RFBR (2003-2008), international grants for the: «SPICE (Solid Precipitation Intercomparison Experiment)», «OMRISK - Impacts and Risks from Anthropogenic Disturbances on Soil, Carbon Dynamics and Vegetation in Podzolic Ecosystems», and «Global Change and Ecosystems» supported by the European Union and the Global Evironment Facility (2000-2011). Expert in biogeocoenological studies, biological productivity, monitoring, and regularities of carbon deposits in boreal forest ecosystems. Author and co-author of more than 170 scientific publications.
Papers in eLibrary.ru (Rus. Sci. Cit. Index) – 157
Total eLibrary.ru citations – 1365; eLibrary.ru Hirsh index – 15.
Papers in Scopus – 12
Total Scopus citations – 33; Scopus Hirsh index – 3.
Total Web of Science Core Collection citations – 22;
Web of Science Core Collection Hirsh index – 2.