Vitālijs Zelčs

Professor in Quaternary geology and Geomorphology
Geography
University of Latvia
E-mail: Vitalijs.Zelchs@lu.lv
Page: http://www.lza.lv/scientists/zelchs.htm

Fields of interest:

  • Development of Subglacial and Proglacial
    Palaeoenvironments
  • Depositional and Landforming Processes During Weichselian
    Glaciation
  • Glaciotectonics

Recent publications:

V. R. Rinterknecht, P. U. Clark, G. M. Raisbeck, F.
Yiou, A. Bitinas, E. J. Brook, L. Marks, V. Zelčs, J.-P. Lunkka, I. E.
Pavlovskaya, J. A. Piotrowski, A. Raukas:
The Last Deglaciation of the Southeastern Sector of the Scandinavian
Ice Sheet.
Science, Vol. 311, 10 March 2006, (2006), pp. 1449-1452

T. Saks, A. Kalvāns, V. Zelčs:
Structure and micromorphology of glacial and non-glacial deposits in
coastal bluffs at Sensala,
Western Latvia. Baltica, Vol. 20, (2007), pp. 19-27

A. Kalvāns, T. Saks, V. Zelčs:
2D analysis of apparent till micro fabrics in thin sections: An example
from Western Latvia. Quaternary International, Supplement 1.
Abstracts the XVII INQUA Congress 2007
, Australia, 28 July – 3 August 2007,
(2007), 0293

V. Zelčs, T. Saks, A. Kalvāns:
Towards revised Pleistocene stratigraphy of Western Latvia, the Eastern
Baltic. Quaternary International, Supplement 1.
Abstracts the XVII INQUA Congress 2007, Australia, 28 July – 3 August
2007, (2007), 0656

V. Zelčs, A. Markots:
Deglaciation history of Latvia.
In: J. Ehlers, P. L. Gibbard
Eds.: Extent and Chronology of Glaciations, v.1 (Europe), Elsevier,
(2004)