Dr. Itkin specializes in studying sea ice motion and mass balance. In her work she combines data from in-situ observations, numerical models, and satellite and airborne remote sensing products. Her latest focus has been sea ice deformation and its impact on the sea ice mass balance.
Post-doctoral researcher, Norwegian Polar Institute (Norway), 2014 – present.
Post-doctoral researcher, Alfred Wegener Institute (Germany), 2013 – 2014.
Graduate student researcher, Alfred Wegener Institute (Germany), 2009 – 2013.
Assistant researcher at Otto-Schmidt Laboratory, Saint Petersburg (Russia) 2008-2009.
Ph.D. Geosciences, Jacobs University Bremen (Germany), 2014
M.S. Applied Marine and Polar Science, Saint Petersburg State University (Russia) and University of Bremen (Germany), 2009
B.S. Geography, University of Ljubljana (Slovenia), 2006