Galina A. Tsirlina
Professor, PhD, DSc

Official address:


Department of Electrochemistry
Faculty of Chemistry
M.V.Lomonosov Moscow State University
Leninskie Gory,1-str.3, GSP-2
119992 Moscow

Phone +7(495)939-1321
Fax +7(495)932-8846


Education, Diplomas, Titles

1981 Diploma of M.V.Lomonosov Moscow State University (equivalent of MSc)
Diploma thesis: «Adsorption Phenomena on Tungsten Carbide Electrodes»
1985 M.V.Lomonosov Moscow State University Candidate of Science (PhD)
Thesis: «Electrochemical and Adsorption Properties of Carbide Materials»
1996 M.V.Lomonosov Moscow State University Doctor of Science (Habilitation)
Thesis: «Anodic Electrocrystallization of Non-Stoichiometric and Multicomponent Oxides»
2001 Professor (Diploma of Russian Federation)



1985 — 1989 A.N. Frumkin Institute of Electrochemistry (The Academy of Sciences of USSR)
From 1989 Department of Electrochemistry, M.V.Lomonosov Moscow State University;
Current position: Professor



  • main field: interfacial electrochemistry
  • other fields: electrochemical material science

Russian Grants

  • RFBR 1994-1996, 1996-1998, 1999-2001, 2002-2004, 2005-2007 (Chemistry; in particular with R.R.Nazmutdinov (KSTU), E.R.Savinova and L.M.Plyasova (BIC RAS));
  • RFBR 1996-1998, 2002-2004 (Physics, with A.M.Dykhne and his group)
  • Integration Program 1997-2004 (MSU — IPC RAS, with laboratory of Yu.M.Polukarov)
  • Ministry of Science, Nanochemistry Program 1997-2004
  • RusAl Projects, starting from 2003 (with Laboratory of Inorganic Crystal Chemistry headed by E.V.Antipov)

International Grants/Programs

  • INTAS, 1996-99 (coordinated by Prof. D.J.Schiffrin)
  • Russian-Austrian research program, starting from 2001 (in collaboration with Dr. M.Probst)
  • Cooperation program of Moscow and Warsaw Universities, starting from 1999 (Profs. P.Kulesza, K.Jackowska)
  • NATO linkage grant, 2003-2004 (in collaboration with Prof. J.Lipkowski)
  • DAAD program of Universities cooperation, Moscow and Regensburg Universities (Dr. Hab. V.M.Mirsky)
  • Russian — Chinese research program, 2004-2006 (in collaboration with Prof. S.-G.Sun).
  • Japanese-Russian Student Training Program, starting from 2009 (in collaboration with Prof. S.Nakabayashi)

Other Activities

  • Member of the International Society of Electrochemistry (ISE) and Electrochemical Society (ECS)
  • ISE Regional representative 2001-2003
  • Chair of ISE «Oronzio De Nora Foundation Young Author Prize» Award Committee 2006-2009
  • Member of ISE «Frumkin Medal» Award Committee 2001 — 2006; 2010 — 2015
  • Member of the Advisory Board of Electrochimica Acta 2008-2009; 2020-2022
  • Member of the Editorial Board of the Journal of Electroanalytical Chemistry since 2007
  • Topical Editor of the Journal of Solid State Electrochemistry (‘Fundamental electrochemistry’) since 2010
  • Invited Editor of ‘Fundamental and Theoretical Electrochemistry’ issue, Current Opinion in Electrochemistry, 2020.


  • About 200 original papers in refereed journals;
  • 13 reviews;
  • 3 monographic chapters;
  • textbook (in Russian);
  • List of Publications


  • Dr. Sergey Yu. Vassiliev (Prof., MSU, Dept. Electrochem.)
  • Dr. Marina I. Borzenko (Ass. Prof., MSU, Dept. Electrochem.)
  • Dr. Maria L. Khrushcheva (scientific Editor, Russia)
  • Dr. Maria Yu. Rusanova (sientific translator, USA)
  • Dr. Sergey N. Pronkin (Univ. Strasburg, France)
  • Dr. Natalia V. Roznyatovskaya (Fraunhofer Inst, Karsruhe, Germany)
  • Dr. Elena V. Timofeeva (ANL, USA)
  • Dr. Alexey N. Gavrilov (IT)
  • Dr. Nina V. Titova (Los-Angeles, USA)
  • Dr. Evgeny A. Astaf’ev (IPCP RAS, Chernogolovka)
  • Dr. Ilya V. Pobelov (Bern University, Switzerland)
  • Dr. Pavel A. Zagrebin (IT)
  • Dr. Kirill S. Napolskii (Research fellow, MSU, Dept. Electrochem.)
  • Dr. Ekaterina K. Lavrent’eva (Research fellow, MSU, Dept. Electrochem.)
  • Dr. Viktoriya A. Nikitina (Ass. Prof., Skoltech)
  • Dr. Leonid V. Pugolovkin (Research fellow, MSU, Dept. Electrochem.)
  • Dr. Anna S. Ryabova (Research fellow, MSU, Dept. Electrochem.)
  • Dr. Ivan S. Filimoninkov (Research fellow, TISNUM)
  • MSc Vassilii V. Luk’yanov (IT)