Nikolai A. Golovkinsky


Nikolai A. Golovkinsky (29 April 1834 – 1897) was a Russian geologist who studied among other things the Paleozoic sediments of Tatarstan. He was professor at the Kazan School of Geology.[2]

Nikolai A. Golovkinsky
Born29 April 1834 (1834-04-29)
Died1897 (aged 62–63)
Known forGolovkinsky-Walther’s Law[1]
Scientific career
InstitutionsKazan School of Geology


  1. ^ Nurgalieva, N. G.; Vinokurov, V. M.; Nurgaliev, D. K. (2007). "The Golovkinsky strata formation model, basic facies law and sequence stratigraphy concept: Historical sources and relations". Russian Journal of Earth Sciences. 9: 1–7. doi:10.2205/2007ES000222.
  2. ^ Kazan Golovkinsky Stratigraphic Meeting, 2014