Prof., Dr.Sci. Valery M. Sorokin

Head of Laboratory of Electromagnetic Field Theory,
Address: IZMIRAN, 4 - Kaluzhskoe Hwy,
Troitsk, Moscow  108840, Russia.
Telephone: (of) +7-499-400-6202
Telephone: (h) +7-495-746-4582
Fax: +7-495-851-0124
E-mail: sova@izmiran.ru; vmsova@gmail.com
URL: http://www.izmiran.ru/~sova


Curriculum vitae
Prof. Dr.Sci. Valery Mikhylovich Sorokin.
Name: Valery Mickhylovich Sorokin
Birth data: November 07, 1945
Marital status: Married
Permanent position: Head of Laboratory, Pushkov Institute of Terrestrial Magnetism, Ionosphere and Radio Wave Propagation (IZMIRAN),
Russian Academy of Sciences (RAS).

Address: IZMIRAN, 4 - Kaluzhskoe Hwy, Troitsk, Moscow,108840, Russia.
Telephone: (of) +7-499-400-6202
Telephone: (h) +7-495-746-4582
Fax: +7-495-851-0124
E-mail: sova@izmiran.ru; vmsova@gmail.com
URL: http://www.izmiran.ru/~sova
Education and academic degrees:
Moscow Engineering Physical Institute (MEPHI), Master’s degree in Theoretical Nuclear Physics, 1969, Moscow, USSR;
PhD in Theoretical and Mathematical Physics for the work "Investigation of geomagnetic field variations" in the All-Union Scientific Research Institute of Optical and Physical Measurements, 1975, Moscow, USSR;
Doctor of Physical and Mathematical Sciences degree for the work "Wave processes in the ionosphere related to geomagnetic field"
in the Institute of Terrestrial Magnetism, Ionosphere and Radio Wave Propagation (IZMIRAN), 1990, Troitsk, Moscow Region, USSR.
Fellow of Russian Academy of Natural Sciences, Member of American Geophysical Union, Professor in General and Applied Physics.
History of employment:
All-Union Scientific Research Institute of Optical and Physical Measurements, Moscow, USSR; 1969-1994, researcher, senior researcher, leading scientist.
Institute of Terrestrial Magnetism, Ionosphere and Radio Wave Propagation (IZMIRAN), Troitsk, Moscow, Russia; 1994 – at present, leading scientist, head of Laboratory of Electromagnetic Field Theory.

Field of specialization:
Dynamics of conducting films in the magnetic field.
Generation of electromotive force in the ferromagnetic by alternating magnetic field.
Generation of electromagnetic emissions due to impact of laser radiation to the metallic surface.
Transferring of electromagnetic pulses through heterogeneous metallic screens.
Generation of electromagnetic fields by impulse source of gamma quantum in the air.
Electromagnetic effects of nuclear explosion in the near-Earth environment.
Investigation of distribution function of electrons due to scattering of laser radiation in the plasma.
Generation of geomagnetic pulsation as a result of influence of explosions, earthquakes, solar fliers to the ionosphere.
Generation and propagation of acoustic gravity and magneto hydrodynamic waves in the ionospheric plasma.
Influence of atmospheric currents to the ionosphere.
Basic results:
First observation of and theoretical interpretation of the radio emission occurring by laser focusing on the metal surface.
A mechanism of the deployment and stabilization of flexible solar arrays by the Ampere force.
A theory of new type instability of acoustic gravity waves by electric field in the ionospheric plasma.
First satellite observation of and theoretical interpretation of the electron density fluctuations in the ionosphere over seismic region.
A theory of generation of the short period geomagnetic pulsations related to absorption of solar flier X- radiation in the ionosphere.
A mechanism of the acoustic gravity waves modification by magnetic field in the ionosphere.
A theory of slow magneto hydrodynamic waves in the ionospheric plasma.
First observation of and theoretical interpretation of the magneto ionospheric wave disturbances.
A theory of gyro-tropic waves in the ionospheric plasma.
First satellite observation of and theoretical interpretation of the DC electric field formation and electron density fluctuations in the ionosphere over typhoon zone.
A mechanism of the generation of narrow bend geomagnetic pulsation related to rocket flying observed on the Earth surface.
A theory of formation of the lower ionosphere disturbances by atmospheric electric current flowing into the ionosphere.
A mechanism of the relative amplification of DC electric field in the ionosphere above seismic region as a result of external current formation in the lower atmosphere.
The electrodynamic model of atmosphere – ionosphere coupling and its application to the investigation of plasma and electromagnetic effects related to natural and artificial disasters.
A theory of electromagnetic radiation generation by random electric discharges in the troposphere
and VHF radio wave scattering by these discharges.

Statement of Research Interests:
Scientific interest concentrates primarily in electrodynamics of ionospheric plasma, atmospheric electricity, electromagnetic and plasma response to the influence of different sources in the ionosphere.

Currently, there are following problems:

1. Theory of generation of the electric field and current by external current in the near-Earth layer of atmosphere.
1.1 Mechanisms of electric field limitation on the Earth surface.
1.2 Nonlinear model of generation of electric field due to local injection of the charged aerosols in the lower atmosphere.
1.3 Model of generation of the electric discharges in the atmosphere above seismic region.
1.4 Kinetic theory of generation of the external current due to transport of the charged aerosols in the lower atmosphere.
2. Mechanisms of plasma instability in the D layer of ionosphere and their role in formation of spatial irregularities of Red Sprites.
3. Theory of nonlinear interaction of plasma irregularities in the ionosphere and field - aligned current in the magnetosphere.
4. Model of generation of the ULF magnetic field oscillations by influence of solar flier to the ionosphere. Data analyses and theoretical modeling.
5. Calculation methods of gyro-tropic wave characteristics in the ionospheric plasma.
Publications:
In total, more than 190 scientific papers and 9 books.

Most important latest publications
1997
Chmyrev V.M., Isaev N.V., Serebryakova O.N., Sorokin V.M., Sobolev Ya.P., 1997. Small-scale plasma inhomogeneities and correlated ELF emissions in the ionosphere over an earthquake region. Journal of Atmospheric and Solar-Terrestrial Physics. V.59. P.967-974. (pdf)

1998
Sorokin V.M., Chmyrev V.M., Isaev N.V., 1998. The generation model of small-scale geomagnetic field-aligned plasma inhomogeneities in the ionosphere. Journal of Atmospheric and Solar-Terrestrial Physics. V.60. P.1331 – 1342. (pdf)

1999
Сорокин В.М., Чмырев В.М., 1999. О неустойчивости акустогравитационных волн в ионосфере под действием электрического поля. Геомагнетизм и аэрономия. Т.39. №5. С.38 - 45.
Sorokin V.M., Cherny G.P., 1999. It is quite possible to monitor typhoons from outer space. Aerospace courier. №3. P.84-87.
Сорокин В.М., Ященко А.К., 1999. Возмущение проводимости и электрического поля в слое Земля-ионосфера над очагом готовящегося землетрясения. Геомагнетизм и аэрономия. Т.39. №2. С.100 - 106.
Chmyrev V.M., Sorokin V.M., Pokhotelov O.A., 1999. Theory of small scale plasma density inhomogeneities and ULF/ELF magnetic field oscillations excited in the ionosphere prior to earthquakes.
Atmospheric and Ionospheric Electromagnetic Phenomena Associated with Earthquakes. Ed. M. Hayakawa., Terra Scientific Publishing Company (TERRAPUB), Tokyo. P.759 - 776.
SorokinV.M., Chmyrev V.M., 1999. The Physical Model of Electromagnetic and Plasma Response of the Ionosphere on the Pre-earthquake Processes.
Atmospheric and Ionospheric Electromagnetic Phenomena Associated with Earthquakes. Ed. M. Hayakawa., Terra Scientific Publishing Company (TERRAPUB), Tokyo. P.819 - 828.
Sorokin V.M., Chmyrev V.M., 1999. Modification of the Ionosphere by Seismic Related Electric Field. Atmospheric and Ionospheric Electromagnetic Phenomena Associated with Earthquakes. Ed. M. Hayakawa., Terra Scientific Publishing Company (TERRAPUB), Tokyo. P.805 - 818.

2000
Sergeev I.Yu., Sorokin V.M., Yashchenko A.K., 2000. Low-frequency radiation from an axisymmetric current in an ionospheric plasma. Radiophysics and Quantum Electronics. V.43. P.619-625.
Sorokin V. M., Chmyrev V. M., Hayakawa M., 2000. The formation of ionosphere - magnetosphere ducts over the seismic zone. Planetary and Space Science. V.48. P.175-180. (pdf)
Sorokin V., Yaschenko A., 2000. Electric field disturbance in the Earth - ionosphere layer. Advances in Space Research. V.26. P.1219-1223. (pdf)
Sorokin V.M., Yaschenko A.K., 2000. Perturbation of a quasi-steady electric field in the atmosphere above seismically active areas. Chem. Phys. Reports. V.19. P.1189-1208.

2001
Сорокин В.М., Чмырев В.М., Ященко А.К., 2001. Возмущение электрического поля в слое Земля - ионосфера при инжекции заряженных аэрозолей. Геомагнетизм и аэрономия. Т.41. № 2. С.187-194.
Сорокин В.М., Чмырев В.М., Ященко А.К., 2001. Ультранизкочастотные колебания магнитного поля на поверхности Земли, генерируемые горизонтальными неоднородностями ионосферной проводимости. Геомагнетизм и аэрономия., Т.41, № 3. С.327-331.
Sorokin V.M., Chmyrev V.M., Yaschenko A.K., 2001. Electrodynamic model of the lower atmosphere and the ionosphere coupling. Journal of Atmospheric and Solar-Terrestrial Physics. V.63, N.16, P.1681-1691. (pdf)

2002
Исаев Н.В., Сорокин В.М., Чмырев В.М., Серебрякова О.Н., 2002. Электрические поля в ионосфере связанные с морскими штормами и тайфунами. Геомагнетизм и аэрономия. Т.42, №5. С.670-675.
Исаев Н.В., Сорокин В.М., Чмырев В.М., Серебрякова О.Н., Ященко А.К., 2002. Возмущение электрического поля в ионосфере морскими штормами и тайфунами. Космические исследования. Т.40, №6. С.591-597.
Isaev N.V., Sorokin V.M., Chmyrev V.M., Serebryakova O.N., Ovcharenko O.Ya., 2002. Electric field enhancement in the ionosphere above tropical storm region. Seismo Electromagnetics. Lithosphere – Atmosphere – Ionosphere Coupling. Eds. M. Hayakawa and O.A. Molchanov. TERRAPUB. Tokyo. P.313-315.
Sorokin V.M., Chmyrev V.M., Yaschenko A.K., 2002. Ionospheric generation mechanism of seismic related ULF magnetic pulsations observed on the earth surface. Seismo Electromagnetics. Lithosphere – Atmosphere – Ionosphere Coupling. Eds. M. Hayakawa and O.A. Molchanov. TERRAPUB. Tokyo. P.209-214.
Sorokin V.M., Chmyrev V.M., 2002. Electrodynamic model of ionospheric precursors of earthquakes and certain types of disasters. Geomagnetism and aeronomy. V.42. #6. P.784-792. (pdf)

2003
Sorokin V.M., Chmyrev V.M., Yaschenko A.K., 2003. Ionospheric generation mechanism of geomagnetic pulsations observed on the Earth’s surface before earthquake. Journal of Atmospheric and Solar-Terrestrial Physics. V.64. P.21-29. (pdf)

Сергеев И.Ю., Сорокин В.М., Ященко А.К., 2003. Электромагнитное поле сферически симметричной ударной волны взрыва в ионосфере. Геомагнетизм и аэрономия. Т.43, №6, С.1-9.

2004
Sorokin V.M., Fedorov E.N., Schekotov A.Yu., Molchanov O.A., Hayakawa M., 2004. Depression of the ULF geomagnetic pulsation related to ionospheric irregularities. Annals of Geophysics. V.47. No1. P.191-198. (pdf)

2005
Sorokin V.M., Isaev N.V., Yaschenko A.K, Chmyrev V.M., and Hayakawa M., 2005. Strong DC electric field formation in the low latitude ionosphere over typhoons. Journal of Atmospheric and Solar-Terrestrial Physics 67, 1269-1279. (pdf)
Sorokin V.M., Chmyrev V.M., Yaschenko A.K., 2005. Theoretical model of DC electric field formation in the ionosphere stimulated by seismic activity. Journal of Atmospheric and Solar-Terrestrial Physics 67, 1259-1268. (pdf)
Sorokin V.M., and Pokhotelov O.A., 2005. Gyrotropic waves in the mid-latitude ionosphere. Journal of Atmospheric and Solar-Terrestrial Physics 67, 921-930. (pdf)
Sorokin V.M., Yaschenko A.K., Chmyrev V.M., and Hayakawa M., 2005. DC electric field amplification in the mid-latitude ionosphere over seismically active faults. Natural Hazards and Earth System Sciences 5, 661-666. (pdf)
Сергеев И.Ю., Сорокин В.М., 2005. Механизм формирования узкополосного спектра низкочастотного электромагнитного возмущения, регистрируемого на поверхности Земли во время запусков космических аппаратов. Геомагнетизм и аэрономия. Т.45. №4. С.520-525.

2006
Sorokin V.M., Chmyrev V.M., and Yaschenko A.K., 2006. Possible DC electric field in the ionosphere related to seismicity. Advances in Space Research. V.37. P.666-670.
Sorokin V.M., Yaschenko A.K., Chmyrev V.M., Hayakawa M., 2006. DC electric field formation in the mid-latitude ionosphere over typhoon and earthquake regions. Physics and Chemistry of the Earth. V.31. P.454-461.
Sorokin V.M., Yaschenko A.K., and Hayakawa M., 2006. Formation mechanism of the lower ionosphere disturbances by the atmosphere electric current over a seismic region. Journal of Atmospheric and Solar-Terrestrial Physics. V.68. P.1260-1268.
Sorokin V.M., Sergeev I.Yu., Yaschenko A.K., 2006. Electromagnetic field generation by explosion in the ionosphere. Advances in Space Research. V.38. No.11. P.2511-2515.
Sorokin V.M., Yaschenko A.K., Chmyrev V.M., Hayakawa M., 2006. DC electric field amplification in the mid-latitude ionosphere over seismically active faults. Physics and Chemistry of the Earth. V.31. P.447-453.

2007
Sorokin V.M., Yaschenko A.K., Hayakawa M., 2007. A perturbation of DC electric field caused by light ion adhesion to aerosols during the growth in seismic-related atmospheric radioactivity // Natural Hazards and Earth System Sciences. V.7. P.155-163. (pdf)
Sorokin V.M., 2007. Plasma and electromagnetic effects in the ionosphere related to the dynamic of charged aerosols in the lower atmosphere. Russian Journal of Physical Chemistry. V.1. No2. P.138-170. (PCHB138.pdf)
Sorokin V.M., Yaschenko A.K., Hayakawa M., 2007. Electric field perturbation caused by an increase in conductivity related to seismicity-induced atmospheric radioactivity growth. Russian Journal of Physical Chemistry B. V.1. No6. P.644-648. (pdf)
Sorokin V.M., Chmyrev V.M., Yaschenko A.K., 2007. On the stress-strain state of film structures in space at electrodynamic deployment. Cosmic Research. V.45. No6. P.506-512. (pdf)

2008
Сергеев И.Ю., Сорокин В.М., Ященко А.К., 2008. Электромагнитные и плазменные эффекты полета ракеты носителя. Геомагнетизм и аэрономия. Т.48. №1. С.49-59.
Chmyrev V.M., Sorokin V.M., Shklyar D.R., 2008. VLF transmitter signals as a possible tool for detection of seismic effects on the ionosphere. Journal of Atmospheric and Solar-Terrestrial Physics. V.70. P.2053-2060. (pdf)
Сорокин В.М., Ященко А.К., Hayakawa M., 2008. On the generation of narrow-banded ULF/ELF pulsations in the lower ionospheric conducting layer. Journal of Geophysical Research. V.113. A06306. (pdf)

2009
Sorokin V. M., Sergeev I. Yu., Pokhotelov O. A., 2009. Low latitude gyrotropic waves in a finite thickness ionospheric conducting layer. Journal of Atmosphere and Solar – Terrestrial Physics. V.71. P.175-179. (pdf)
Лаптухов А.И., Сорокин В.М., Ященко А.К., 2009. Возмущение D-области ионосферы электрическим током атмосферно – ионосферной электрической цепи. Геомагнетизм и аэрономия. Т.49. №6. С.805-811.
Сорокин В.М. Гиротропные волны. Энциклопедия низкотемпературной плазмы. Гл.ред. В.Е. Фортов. Серия Б. Ионосферная плазма. Часть 1. С.318-323.

2010
· Sorokin V. M., Pokhotelov O. A. 2010. The effect of wind on the gravity wave propagation in the Earth’s ionosphere. Journal of Atmosphere and Solar – Terrestrial Physics. V.72. P.213-218. [pdf-1]
· Sorokin V. M., Pokhotelov O. A. 2010. Generation of ULF geomagnetic pulsations during early stage of earthquake preparation. Journal of Atmosphere and Solar – Terrestrial Physics. V.72. P.763-766. [pdf-2]
· Chmyrev V.M., Sorokin V.M. 2010 Generation of internal gravity vortices in the high-latitude ionosphere. Journal of Atmosphere and Solar – Terrestrial Physics. V.72. P.992-996. [pdf-3]
· Hayakawa M, Ohta K, Sorokin V.M., Yaschenko A.K., Izutsu, Hobara Y., Nickolaenko A.P. 2010. Interpretation in terms of gyro-tropic waves of Schumann-resonance-like line emissions observed at Nakatsugawa in possible association with nearby Japanese earthquakes. Journal of Atmosphere and Solar – Terrestrial Physics. V.72. P.1292-1298. [pdf-4]
· Sorokin V.M., Chmyrev V.M. 2010. Atmosphere – ionosphere electrodynamic coupling. In “The Atmosphere and Ionosphere: Dynamics, Processes and Monitoring”. (Eds.: V.L. Bychkov, G.V. Golubkov, A.I. Nikitin). Springer. P.97-146. ISBN: 978-90-481-3211-9

2011
· Hayakawa M., Hobara Y., Ohta K., Izutsu J., Nikolaenko A.P., Sorokin V.M. 2011. Seismogenic effects in the ELF Schumann resonance band. // IEEJ Transactions on Fundamentals and Materials.V.131, No.9, P.684-690.
· Sorokin V.M., Ruzhin Yu.Ya., Yaschenko A.K., Hayakawa M. 2011. Generation of VHF radio emissions by electric discharges in the lower atmosphere over a seismic region. // Journal of Atmosphere and Solar – Terrestrial Physics. V.73, P.664-670. [pdf-1]
· Sorokin V.M., Ruzhin Yu.Ya., Kuznetsov V.D., Yaschenko A.K. 2011. Model of electric discharges formation in the lower atmosphere over a seismic region. // Geomatics, Natural Hazards and Risk. P.1-14.
· Kozlov S.I., Sorokin V.M. Fundamental and applied problems of powerful radio waves impact on the ionosphere (in Russian). Козлов С.И., Сорокин В.М. 2011.
Научные и прикладные проблемы исследований воздействий мощных радиоволн на ионосферу Земли. // Электромагнитные волны и электронные системы. Т.16, №7, С.4-9. [pdf-2]

2012
· Sorokin V.M., Ruzhin Yu.Ya., Yaschenko A.K., Hayakawa M. 2012. Seismic – related electric discharges in the lower atmosphere. In.: The frontier of earthquake prediction studieses. Editor M.Hayakawa. Nihon-Senmontosho-Shuppan. Tokyo. Japan. P.592-611. ISBN978-4-931507-16-6.

2013
· Sorokin V.M., Yaschenko A. K. 2013. Vibrations of a frameless film membrane stabilized by the Amp`ere force in zero gravity // Journal of Applied Mechanics and Technical Physics, V.54, No.6, P.885–893. [pdf-1]
· Chmyrev М., Smith A., Kataria D., Nesterov B., Owen C., Sammonds P., Sorokin V., Vallianatos F. 2013. Detection and monitoring of earthquake precursors: TwinSat, a Russia-UK Satellite Project // Advances in Space Research, V.52, P.1135-1145. [pdf-2]
· Sorokin V.M., Hayakawa M. 2013. Generation of seismic-related DC electric fields and lithosphere-atmosphere-ionosphere coupling // Modern Applied Science. V.7, No6, P.1-25. [pdf-3]

2014
· Sorokin V.M., Pokhotelov O.A. 2014. Model for the VLF-LF radio signal anomalies formation associated with earthquakes //Advances in Space Research. V.54. P.2532-2539. [pdf-1].
· Sorokin V.M., Yaschenko A.K., Hayakawa M. 2014. Scattering of VHF transmitter signals by seismic-related electric discharges in the troposphere // Journal of Atmosphere and Solar-Terrestrial Physics, V.109, P.15-21. [pdf-2]
· Ruzhin Yu. Ya., Sorokin V. M., and Yashchenko A. K. 2014. Physical mechanism of ionospheric total electron content perturbations over a seismoactive region // Geomagnetism and Aeronomy, V.54, No.3, P.337–346. [pdf-3]
· Sorokin V.M., Hayakawa M. 2014. Plasma and electromagnetic effects caused by the seismic-related disturbances of electric current in the global circuit // Modern Applied Science. V.8, P.61-83. [pdf-4]
· Сорокин В.М., Чмырев В.М., Тронин А.А. 2014. Основы аэрокосмических методов мониторинга землетрясений. Palmarium Academic Publishing, Saarbrucken, Deutshland. 156p. ISBN 978-3-639-85538-8
· Лаптухов А.И., Сорокин В.М. 2014. Мелкомасштабная неустойчивость и нелинейные структуры атмосферной плазмы с током в D-области ионосферы // Физика плазмы. №8. C.771-776

2015
· Sorokin V.M., Chmyrev V.M., Hayakawa M. 2015. Electrodynamic Coupling of Lithosphere – Atmosphere – Ionosphere of the Earth. New York: Nova Science Publishers. 355 p. ISBN: 978-1-63483-030-0. 2015.
· Sorokin V.M., Ruzhin Yu.Ya. 2015. Electrodynamic model of atmospheric and ionospheric processes on the eve of an earthquake // Geomagnetism and Aeronomy. V.55, No. 5, P.626–642. [pdf-1]

2016
· Сорокин В.М., Ященко А.К. 2016. Электрические разряды в тропосфере над сейсмическим регионом и их влияние на распространение УКВ радиоволн // Ред. А. Садовского, Л.М. Зеленого, И.С. Веселовского: Современные достижения в плазменной гелиогеофизике. ИКИ РАН Москва. C.528-541.
· Sorokin V.M., Yaschenko A.K. 2016. Anomalous propagation of VHF radio waves behind the horizon in the seismic region // Geomagnetism and Aeronomy, V.56, No.6, P.761–773. [pdf-1]
· Сорокин В.М. 2016. Электромагнитные эффекты / Ред. В.В. Адушкин, С.И. Козлов, М.В. Сильников. Воздействие ракетно–космической техники на окружающую среду. М.: ГЕОС. С.603-616. ISBN 978-5-89118-717-7

• Сорокин В.М., Федорович Г.В. 1982. Физика медленных МГД-волн в ионосферной плазме. М:. Энергоиздат. 136 с. [pdf-1]
• Сорокин В.М. 2000. Поражающие факторы взрывов изделий ракетно – космической техники. Электромагнитные эффекты //
Экологические проблемы и риски воздействий ракетно – космической техники на окружающую природную среду. (Ред. В.В. Адушкин, С.И. Козлов, А.В. Петров). М.: Анкил. С.478-493. ISBN: 5-86476-157-5
• Сорокин В.М. 2008. Гиротропные волны. Энциклопедия низкотемпературной плазмы. (Гл. ред. В.Е. Фортов). Серия Б. Том 1 – 3.
Ионосферная плазма. Часть 1. М.: ЯНУС-К. С.318-323. ISBN: 978-5-8037-0428-7
• Сорокин В.М. 2009. Электродинамические процессы в ионосфере, сопровождающие подготовку и развитие землетрясений.
Энциклопедия низкотемпературной плазмы. (Гл. ред. В.Е. Фортов). Серия Б. Том 1 – 3.
Ионосферная плазма. Часть 2. М.: ЯНУС-К. С.445-485. ISBN: 978-5-8037-0461-4. [pdf-2]
• Sorokin V.M., Chmyrev V.M. 2010. Atmosphere – ionosphere electrodynamic coupling. In.: The Atmosphere and Ionosphere: Dynamics, Processes and Monitoring. (Eds.: V.L. Bychkov, G.V. Golubkov, A.I. Nikitin). Springer. P.97-146.0 ISBN: 978-90-481-3211-9 [pdf-4]
• Sorokin V.M., Ruzhin Yu.Ya., Yaschenko A.K., Hayakawa M. 2012. Seismic – related electric discharges in the lower atmosphere. In.: The frontier of earthquake prediction studies. (Editor M.Hayakawa). Nihon-Senmontosho-Shuppan. Tokyo. Japan. P.592-611. ISBN: 978-4-931507-16-6.
• Сорокин В.М., Чмырев В.М., Тронин А.А. 2014. Основы аэрокосмических методов мониторинга землетрясений. Palmarium Academic Publishing, Saarbrucken, Deutshland. 156c. ISBN: 978-3-639-85538-8 [pdf-3]
• Sorokin V.M., Chmyrev V.M., Hayakawa M. 2015. Electrodynamic Coupling of Lithosphere – Atmosphere – Ionosphere of the Earth. New York: Nova Science Publishers. 355 p. ISBN: 978-1-63483-030-0.
• Сорокин В.М. 2016. Электромагнитные эффекты. Воздействие ракетно–космической техники на окружающую среду. (Ред. В.В. Адушкин, С.И. Козлов, М.В. Сильников). М.: ГЕОС. С.603-616. ISBN: 978-5-89118-717-7

Конференции
2010
• Sorokin V.M., Ruzhin Yu.Ya., Kuznetsov V.D., Yaschenko A.K. 2010. Generation of the seismic related VHF electromagnetic radiation in the atmosphere.
Electromagnetic studies of earthquakes and volcanoes. EMSEV 2010 Workshop. Chapman University, Orange, CA, USA. October 3-6, 2010. Abstracts. P.79. [ppt-1]
• Sorokin V.M., Chmyrev V.M. 2010. Aerospace monitoring of natural and technological disasters. International EU-Russia/CIS conference on technologies of the future.
Spain-ISTC/STCU cooperation. Madrid, Spain. April 22-23, 2010. Abstracts. P.21-22. [ppt-2]
• Sorokin V.M., Chmyrev V.M. 2010. Satellite and ground-based monitoring of volcanic activity.
ISTC International Workshop “Worldwide early warning system of volcanic activities and mitigation of the global/regional consequences of volcanic eruptions”, Moscow, Russia, July, 8-9. 2010. [ppt-3]

2011
• Sorokin V.M., Chmyrev V.M. Earthquake pre-curser models and the requirements as regards the Twin-Sat experiments.
/UK Russia Cooperation in Satellite Monitoring of Natural Disasters. ISTC. Moscow. 16-17 February, 2011. [ppt-1]
• Sorokin V.M., Yaschenko A.K., Chmyrev V.M. Scattering of the VHF transmitter signals by electric discharges in the lower atmosphere and use of scattered waves for seismicity monitoring in the TwinSat experiments. /Joint TwinSat team meeting ISTC, London, UK, 01 – 05 August, 2011. [ppt-2]
• Pokhotelov O.A., Walker S. N., Balikhin M. A., Sorokin V.M. Generation of ULF electromagnetic variations at early phase of earthquake preparation. /AGU Fall Meeting 2011, San Francisco, California, USA, 5-9 December 2011.
• Smith A., Chmyrev V., Kataria D., Nesterov B., Owen C., Sammonds P., Sorokin V., Vallianatos F. TwinSat: A Russia-UK satellite project to study ionospheric disturbances associated with earthquake and volcanic activity. /2nd International DEMETER workshop, Paris, France, 11-12 October, 2011.
• Сорокин В.М., Ружин Ю.Я., Кузнецов В.Д., Ященко А.К. Теоретическая модель генерации электрических разрядов в атмосфере в результате возмущения глобальной токовой цепи в сейсмическом регионе. /Семинар – совещание по проблеме «Межгеосферные взаимодействия», Москва, 26-27 сентября, 2011. [ppt-3]

2012
• Sorokin V.M., Hayakawa M. Perturbation of the atmosphere – ionosphere electric current and the formation of accompanying earthquake precursors. / International Workshop on Electromagnetic Phenomena Associated with Earthquakes and Volcanoes (EMSEV 2012), September 30 - October 4, 2012, Shizuoka, Tokyo, Japan. [ppt-1]
• Sorokin V.M., Yaschenko A.K., Ruzhin Yu.Ya. Possible mechanism of the seismic related TEC perturbation. / International Workshop on Electromagnetic Phenomena Associated with Earthquakes and Volcanoes (EMSEV 2012), September 30 - October 4, 2012, Shizuoka, Tokyo, Japan.
• Sorokin V.M., Yaschenko A.K., Ruzhin Yu.Ya., Novikov V.A. Model for solar flare influence to the seismic activity. / International Workshop on Electromagnetic Phenomena Associated with Earthquakes and Volcanoes (EMSEV 2012), September 30 - October 4, 2012, Shizuoka, Tokyo, Japan.
• Sorokin V.M., Chmyrev V.M. An application of micro and nano satellites for early detection and monitoring of earthquake precursors. / International Aerospace 2012 Exhibition and Conference. October 07 – 17, 2012. Nagoya. Japan. [ppt-2]

2013
• Sorokin V.M. Electrodynamic model of the atmosphere – ionosphere coupling // Japan Geoscience Union Meeting 2013. May 19 - 24, 2013. Makuhari Messe, Tokyo. Japan. [ppt-1]
• Sorokin V.M. Generation and scattering of the VHF electromagnetic radiation by seismic related electric discharges in the troposphere // International symposium on monitoring and prediction of Earth’s environment by using electromagnetic methods. May 27, 2013, UEC, Chofu, Tokyo, Japan. [ppt-2]

2014
• Sorokin V.M., LAI coupling caused by the seismic-related disturbances of electric current in the global circuit. The 1st CSES Satellite Workshop, November 13-16, 2014, Beijing, China. [ppt-1]

2015
• Сорокин В.М., Ященко А.К. Электродинамическое воздействие сейсмических процессов на ионосферу // 10-я конференция "Физика плазмы в солнечной системе" (Plasma2015), 16-20 февраля 2015, ИКИ РАН, Москва, Россия [ppt-1]

2016
• Лаптухов А.И., Сорокин В.М. Нелинейные структуры электрического поля и плазмы в D-области ионосферы. Одиннадцатая конференция "Физика плазмы в солнечной системе", 15-19 февраля 2016 г., ИКИ РАН.
• Сорокин В.М. Механизмы формирования неоднородностей нижней ионосферы в результате возмущения глобальной токовой цепи. Одиннадцатая конференция "Физика плазмы в солнечной системе", 15-19 февраля 2016 г., ИКИ РАН. Сборник тезисов. М. 2016. С.218-219. [ppt-1]

Latest projects:
RFBR, # 96-05-65304-а,
1996 – 1998. Formulation of the model of formation of earthquake precursors based on the representations about its epicenter as the giant geological mechanic - chemical reactor.
RFBR, #97-05-64359-а,
1997 – 1999. Ionosphere - magnetosphere plasma convection for different conditions in solar wind (satellite investigations and analytical models).
RFBR, #99-05-65650-а,
1999 – 2001. Electric field dynamics in the atmosphere and its influence on the ionosphere.
RFBR, #01-02-97044-р,
2001 – 2003. Development of physical principles of monitoring of electromagnetic safety of Moscow region.
RFBR, #01-05-64770-а,
2001 – 2003. Influence of the catastrophic atmospheric phenomena on the ionosphere and magnetosphere of the Earth.
RFBR, #02-05-64612-а,
2002 – 2003. Modeling of structural wave turbulence in the atmospheric and ionospheric layers of the Earth and its application to the prediction of some unusual natural phenomena.
RFBR, #03-05-64553-а,
2003 – 2005. Theoretical model of the generation of electromagnetic and plasma disturbances due to shock wave in the ionosphere related to the space equipment activities.
ISTC, Project #0417. Development of Set of On-board Instrumentation for a Space-based Experimental Study of the Electromagnetic and Plasma Earthquake Precursors.
ISTC, Project #2620. Technology and Design Development of Solar Arrays of Amorphous Silicon Based on Thin Polymer Film Deployed by Centrifugal Forces for Communications and Earth Observation Satellites.
ISTC, Project #2990. Complex Ground Based Geophysical Observations Coordinated with Satellite DEMETER Investigations.
ISTC, Project #3520. Charged Particles Acceleration by Shock Waves in Space Plasma.
State program #01.2.00603791
from the Russian Academy of Sciences, 2005-2010. Electrodynamics of the ionosphere and the electrodynamical atmosphere – ionosphere coupling.