Lela Gadrani

 

 

Education:

2007-2009 - Ivane Javakhishvili Tbilisi State University, Faculty of Exact and Natural Scieces, Specialty: Geomorphology-Geoecology and Cartography-Geoinformatics. Master.

2002-2006 - Ivane Javakhishvili Tbilisi State University, Faculty of Exact and Natural Scieces, Specialty: Geomorphology-Geoecology and Cartography-Geoinformatics. Bachelor.

 

Internship:

2015-2016 - European Commission, Politecnico di Torino, Italy, Erasmus Mundus Action 2 Programme, (ELEC1500077).

2009 - Land Management Department, Ministry of Environment Protection and Natural Resources of Georgia.

 

Work Experience:

2009 to present, Research Scientist, Department of Geomorphology-Geoecology, Tbilisi State University, Institute of Geography.

2006-2009 - Laboratory Assistant, Department of Geomorphology-Geoecology, Tbilisi State University, Institute of Geography.  

 

Research Grants:

2019-2021 - Classification of karst landscape of Georgia. Shota Rustaveli National Science Foundation. Key Personnel.

2017-2019 - Framework Program: Strategies of the Federal Government for International of Science and research-partnerships for Sustainable development in transition countries. BMBF-Federal Ministry of Education and Research, capacity Building by the Implementation of projects based on Partnership.
2016-2017 - Urban Expansion (CA) Modelling of Tbilisi on the Background of Active Terrain Transformation. Shota Rustaveli National Science Foundation. Key Personnel.

2015-2016 - European Commission, Politecnico di Torino, Italy, Erasmus Mundus Action 2 Programme, (ELEC1500077). Transformation and Planning of Landscape of Major Cities based on the Landscape of Tbilisi.

2014-2016 - Glaciological Catalog of Georgia. Shota Rustaveli National Science Foundation, (AR/151/9-102/13). Key Personnel.

2009-2012 - Glacier mass balance on the background of climate change. National Science Foundation of Georgia (GNSF/ST08/05_453). Assistant. 

 

Participation in Conferences:

2018 - XX International Conference on Industrial heritage "Resilence, Innovation and Sustainability" and VI Ibero American Meeting on Heritage Management Gijon (Spain) Sustainable Management of Georgian Hydroelectric Heritage;

2017 - International Conference on Civil, Infrastructure and Urban Engineering, Barcelona, Spain Post-Soviet LULC Analysis of Tbilisi, Batumi and Kutaisi Using of remote Sensing and Geo Information System;

2017.18-19.05 - International Scientific Research and Experimental Development, 19th International Conference on Geography, Urban and Environmental Studies. „Urban Expansion Modelling of Tbilisi on the Background of Active Terrain Transformation “, L.Gadrani;

2017.24-26.02. - Tskaltubo, Georgian National Academy of Science, „Science and Modern Technology”, Urban Expansion Modelling (in case of Tbilisi), L.Gadrani, M.Tsitsagi, G.Gaprindashvili; 

2017.09.02. - Ivane Javakhishvili Tbilisi State University, The Fifth Annual Conference In Exact and Natural Sciences, Urban Expansion (CA) Modelling of Tbilisi on the Background of Active Terrain Transformation, L.Gadrani; 

2016.06.07. - Ivane Javakhishvili Tbilisi State University, Fourth Student Conference in Exact and Natural Sciences, „Anthropogenic transformation of Tbilisi Relief “, L.gadrani; 

2013.06.07. - Ivane Javakhishvili Tbilisi State University, Fourth Student Conference in Exact and Natural Sciences, „Geomorphological Characterization of Central Caucasus south slope Mountains “L.Gadrani; 

2015.22-23.10. -  Ivane Javakhishvili Tbilisi State University, Geography and modern problems of Anthropology, Modern Geoecological Conditions of Tbilisi, L.Gadrani, G.Gaprindashvili; 

2014.1-10.06. - Ivane Javakhishvili Tbilisi State University, Second Faculty Conference in natural and exact sciences, Upper Svaneti relief assessment for tourism-recreational aims, L.Gadrani;

2014 - Georgian National Academy of Science, Glacio-Geomorphological research of glaciers of Tergi River basin and glacier evolution in Pleistocene, L.Tielidze, L.Gadrani.

 

Scientific Papers:

L.Gadrani, M.Tsitsagi, L.Tielidze. Urban Landscape of Georgia (On the Example of Large Cities), in book Geomorphology of Georgia, Springer. 2019.

L.Gadrani, G.Lominadze, M.Tsitsagi. F Assessment of Landuse/Landcover (LULC) changes of Tbilisi and surrounding area using Remote Sensing (RS) and (GIS). Annals of Agrarian Sciences.  

L. Gadrani, G.Gaprindashvili. Modern Geo-Ecological Conditions and Terrain Transformation of Tbilisi (Georgia). Landscape Architecture and Regional Planning.

L.Gadrani, G.Gaprindashvili. Modern Geoecological Conditions of Tbilisi, Collected Papers, Series N6, page 85-87. Ivane Javakhishvili Tbilisi state University, Vakhushti Bagrationi Institute of Geography, Tbilisi, 2015;

L.Tielidze, L.Gadrani, M.Tsitsagi, N.Chikhradze. Glaciers Dynamics Over the Last One Century in the Kodori River Basin, Caucasus Mountains, Georgia, Apkhazeti. American Journal of Environmental Protection. Special Issue: Applied Ecology, Problems, Innovations, 2015;

N. Elizbarashvili, G.Meladze, M.Meladze, L.Gadrani. Some Urgent Issues of Georgia’s Geography. Earth Sciences, 2015;

L.Tielidze, L.Gadrani, R.Kumladze. A One Century Record of Changes at Nenskra and Nakra River Basins Glaciers, Causasus Mountains, Georgia. Natural Science, 2015;

L.Tielidze, L.Gadrani. Tergi River Basin Glacial-Geomorphological research and Glacier evolution during the Pleistocene. Collected Papers, Series N5, page 44-47. Ivane Javakhishvili Tbilisi state University, Vakhushti Bagrationi Institute of Geography, Tbilisi, 2013.

 

Languages:

Georgian

English

Russian

 

Official Websites:

https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Lela_Gadrani

https://glaciologygeorgia.wordpress.com

 

Contact Information:

lizigadrani@gmail.com

lizigadrani@yahoo.com

Office: +995 32 2 39 17 52

Mob: +995 595 92 13 91