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Firs, last name:
Nino Machitadze

Date of birth:
05.04.1956

Position:
Senior scientist at LEPL Alexandre Janelidze Institute of Geology, Dpartment of Physicochemical Research

Scientific (academic) Degree:
PhD. Chemistry, ecology

Contact information:
Address: 1/9, M. Alexidze str., Tbilisi, Georgia
Phone:   (995 32) 236 44 94 (office), (995 32) 234 75 16 (home), (995) 77 44 53 12  (mob. phome)
E-mail:  ninomachitadze@gamma.ge
      Fax:    (995 32) 233 32 68

Education:
    1973-1978 - I. Javakhishvili Tbilisi State University, Analytical Chemistry, master.   
    1980-1984 - I. Chavchavadze Tbilisi State Institute of Foreign Languages, French Language,  master.   

Professional qualification:
December 20, 2002 - PhD thesis: "Heavy Metal Content in Contemporary Sediments of the Georgian Sector of the Black Sea".

Work Experience:
1978-1983 - Chemist, Depart. of Physicochemical Analyses, Al. Janelidze Geological Institute of the Academy of Sciences of GSSR
1983-2002 - Junior Scientist, Department of Physicochemical Analyses, Al. Janelidze Geological Institute of Georgian Academy of Sciences
2002-2005 - Scientist, Depart. Of Physicochemical Analyses, Al. Janelidze Geological Institute of Georgian Academy of Sciences
2005-2009 - Senior Scientist, Depart of Physicochemical Analyses, LEPL Alexandre Janelidze Institute of Geology.
2009-present Senior Scientist, Depart of Physicochemical Research of the Environment, LEPL Alexandre Janelidze Institute of Geology.

Sphere of interests:
Analytical chemistry; instrumental methods of analyses; environmental researches; analyse of water, soils, bottom sediments, biological objects, rocks and minerals; environmental control and assessment methodology; ecology, hydrochemistry and geochemistry of the Black Sea. 

Total number of publications: 27.
List of publication (last 10 years):

Machitadze N., Khukhunia Ts. (1998). Distribution of Heavy Metals in the Soils of Bolnisi District.// Proceedings of Al. Janelidze Geological Institute. 1998, pp. 272-276 (Russ.)

Machitadze N.O., Gvakharia V.G. and Tvalchrelidze A.G. (2000). On Manganese Distribution in Bottom Sediments of the Georgian Sector of the Black Sea// Georgian Engineering News, No 4, pp. 138-144

Tvalchrelidze M., Gvakharia V.,  Machitadze N. (2001). Particularities of Distribution of Chemical Elements and Their Forms in the Black Sea Contemporary sediments (Georgian sector).//In "Actual Problems of Geography of Georgia". Tbilisi, "Metsniereba", pp. 295-303

Machitadze N., Tvalchrelidze M., Gvakharia V. (2001). Particularities of Geochemical Zones Formation in the Sediments of South-eastern Sector of the Black Sea Georgia.// Bulletin of the Georgian Academy of Sciences, 163, No 2, pp. 297-300.

Machitadze N., Gvakharia V., Tvalchrelidze A. (2001). Vanadium and Chromium Content in Recent Sediments of Georgian Sector of the Black sea. //Bulletin of the Georgian Academy of Sciences, 164, No 3, pp. 501-503.

Gvakharia V.G., Machitadze N.O., Tvalchrelidze A.G. (2002). Distribution of Cu, Zn, Mo and Fe in Contemporary Marine Sediments of the Georgian Sector of the Black Sea. // Proceedings of Al. Janelidze Geological Institute of the Georgian Academy of Sciences, New Series, vol. 117, 2002. pp. 424-429.

Gvakharia V., Machitadze N., Maisuradze, G., Khargelia R., Gelashvili N.   (2004). Heavy Metals and Petroleum Hydrocarbons Content in Bottom Sediments of  Supsa Oil  Transhipment Terminal Water Area. Proceedings of Al. Janelidze Geological Institute, New Series, vol. 119, pp. 840-844

Adamia G., Varazashvili T., Ananiashvili T., Kurashvili M., Pruidze M., Gvakharia V., Machitadze N., Gordeziani M.  (2005).  Study of Lead Accumulation Ability of some Sowing Plants. Bulletin of the Georgian Academy of Sciences. Vol. 171, No 3.

Gvakharia V., Machitadze N., Gelashvili N., Girgvliani D. (2006). Chemical Ecology of the Bottom Sediments of the Georgian Sector of the Black Sea. Proceedings of the Earth Sciences of Azerbaijan National Academy of Sciences. No 4. Pp.44-49

Gvakharia V., Machitadze N. (2008). Nature of Distribution of Metals in Bottom Sediments of the Chorokhi and Acharistskali Rivers. Proceedings of Alexandre Janelidze Institute of Geology. New Series.Vol.124.  Pp.264-267 (Russian)

Gvakharia V., Machitadze N., Stamateli M., Gelashvili N., Benashvili N., Khukhunia Ts., Khomeriki L.  (2009). Bottom Sediments in the Downstream Sections of the Black Sea Basin Rivers of Georgia.//Information and Innovation. (in print)

Gvakharia V., Machitadze N., Gelashvili N., Benashvili N. (2009).  Hydrochemical Investigation of the Black Sea Rivers Lower Reaches in Georgian Sector. //Bulletin of St. Andrew the First-Called Georgian University of the Patriarchy of Georgia// No.1, pp. 143-149 (Georgian and English)


Participation in international scientific forums (during last 10 years):

1997 - IOC/BSRC Workshop on the Black Sea Fluxes. "Peculiarities  in the Distribution of Chemical Elements in the Georgian Sector of the Black Sea". Istanbul, Turkey
2004 - VI International conference "Dynamics and Thermics of Rivers, Reservoirs and Near Shore Zones", "Use of Elements-markers for Determination of Dynamic Systems Limits in South-eastern Part of the Black Sea" . Moscow, Russia
2009 - Meeting - Black Sea SCENE Upgrade. Presentation: "Scientific Research Firm GAMMA's Feasibilities". Istanbul, Turkey


Participation in Scientific Projects (during last 10 years):
1. 1997-2000 - 4.11.00. Man and Environment in Anthropogene. Grant Project of the Georgian Academy of Sciences N4.11. 00
2. 2002-2003 - Georgia's Palaeography in the Quarternary. Grant Project of the Georgian Academy of Sciences  N4.12.02.
3. 2001-2004 - Program of Protecting Measures Against Ecological Pollution of Samegrelo Region Rivers. IDA GEF World Bank. Contract No IDCDP/C/QSBS/5-2003.
4. 2008-2009 - GNSF/STO7/5-206 "Study of Geochemistry of the Georgian Sector of the Black Sea and Dynamics of Accumulation of Pollutants". Georgian National Scientific Foundation
5. 2009-2011 - FP7-Up-grade Black Sea Scientific Network. CORDIS FP7-infrastructures-2008-1


Scientific activities:
2009 - St. Andrew the First-Called Georgian University of the Patriarchy of Georgia Master's course: "Geochemistry, research methods of rocks, soils, lake and marine bottom sediments".