The Deputy director of the Institute of Geology, Oil and Mining, an associate professor of Satbayev University, a candidate of geological and mineralogical sciences and an academician of the International Academy of Informatization (IAI), corresponding member of the National Academy of Mining Sciences. The supervisor of the two and the executor of a number of fundamental and grant research projects.

Qualification: a mining engineer-geologist and a teacher with 16 years of experience. Winner of the state scientific scholarship for talented young scientists in 2008 - 2010.

Has begun his pedagogical activity in 2004 as an assistant at the “Geological Survey, Prospecting and Exploration of Mineral Deposits” department of the Satbayev University. Continued on to work as a lecturer from 2006 to 2008, a senior lecturer from 2008 to 2011, a docent from 2011 to 2016, and works as an associate professor of the department from 2016 to present. Meanwhile, has held the post of deputy director of the K.Turysov Geological Exploration Institute for educational and methodical work of the Satbayev University from 2004 to 2008. Besides, has been working part-time as a researcher since 2007 and as a senior researcher at the “Geological and Ore Formations Scientific Group” since 2011. Holds the position of the deputy director of the Institute of Geology, Oil and Mining starting from 2019.         Additional Information:     

  1. Executive Secretary of the educational-methodical association of the Ministry of Education and Science of the Republic of Kazakhstan under the Satbayev University (2018; 2019).
  2. Member of the educational-methodical council of the Satbayev University.
  3. Member of the expert group on educational programs of the Department of Higher and Postgraduate Education of the Ministry of Education and Science of the Republic of Kazakhstan in the direction of geology.
  4. Member of the dissertation council at the Karaganda State Technical university for the presentation of PhD doctoral dissertations in 6D070700 "Mining” and 6D070600 "Geology and exploration of mineral deposits" fields.
  5. Member of the expert group "Association of Production Geological Organizations of the Republic of Kazakhstan" on the development of the sectoral framework of qualifications and professional standards in the field of geology.
  6. Acamedician of the International Academy of Informatization (IAI) (2019).
  7. Corresponding Member of the National Academy of Mining Sciences (2020).

The main research areas:

Geology, prospecting and exploration of copper and gold deposits, metallogeny; search criterias and ore-controlling structures of epithermal gold-silver and copper-porphyry deposits; regional geology and geology of ore deposits.

While working at Satbayev University, Y.K.Arshamov is as a actively involved as scientific adviser and an executor (senior researcher) in carrying out fundamental and funded research projects. He participated in the following research projects:

  1. “The geodynamic evolution of the Kendyktas-Zaili region from the perspective of modern mobilism and the metallogenic analysis of its ore-bearing structures” (2006-2008);
  2. “Development of models for the formation of deposits and scientifically based criteria for the industrial evaluation of ferrous, non-ferrous and noble metals” (2009-2011);
  3. “Identification of  stratigraphic, tectonic, magmatic, lithological and geodynamic criterias of ore-bearing structures to build geodynamic models of the development of Kazakhstan” (2009-2011);
  4. “Compilation of large-scale forecast maps, sections of diagrams and summarizing reporting materials in order to select objects for prospecting and evaluation work on important ore nodes” (2012-2014);
  5. “Analysis of the epithermal gold-silver mineralization of the Zhongar-Balkhash region and the identification of promising areas for the discovery of large deposits of a new type” (2012-2014);
  6. «Identification of promising areas of prospecting for mineral deposits based on new data on the patterns of their manifestations in the paleozoids of Kazakhstan ” (2015-2017).
  7. “Studying the ore content of ring structures in Central and Southern   Kazakhstan and

identifying among them the most promising for setting up exploratory works” (2018-2020).

         Scientific project management:

Has been was the supervisor of a grant research project of the Ministry of Education and Science of the Republic of Kazakhstan on the topic "Reassessment of industrial prospects of copper-porphyry mineralization of continental volcanic-plutonic belts (devonian and late paleozoic) of Kazakhstan in the light of modern geodynamic concepts" from 2015 to 2017.

Currently he is the scientific leader of the research project on the topic “The influence of fault-fault tectonics within the Aktogay deposit on the change in the mineral composition of copper-porphyry mineralization” for 2018-2019. This scientific project is funded by “KAZ Minerals Aktogay” LLP.

Over the past five years, the main results of scientific research and educational work of Y.K.Arshamov, whether co-authored or written individually, have been published in 43 works, including 4 study guides and a number of educational programs and curricula in the specialty of "Geology and Exploration of Mineral Deposits." 7 of the scientific articles and reports published in journals and scientific conferences are indexed in the Scopus database. Scientific articles and abstracts have been published abroad and in publications across the state, including those recommended by the Monitoring Committee for Education and Science of the Ministry of Education and Science of the Republic of Kazakhstan.


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