Orynbasarova Elmira

Orynbasarova Elmira


Associate Professor

Head of Department

Mining and Metallurgical Institute named after O.A. Baikonurov

Department of Surveying and Geodesy

Email: e.orynbassarova@satbayev.111


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Professional biography

Orynbassarova E.O. enrolled in the Bolashak program at the University of Nottingham (Great Britain) and, in 2012, received a master's degree in Engineering Surveys and Geodesy.

In 2017, she completed an internship at the University of Nottingham with LTD Geomatic Ventures (England). She constantly improves her skills through various open-source resources, such as EDX, Coursera, ESRI. She is fluent in three languages: Kazakh, Russian, and English.

From 2012 to 2020, she worked at the International Educational Corporation (IEC) in the following positions: Assistant Professor, Associate Professor, Deputy Dean. While working at the IEC, she took an active part in the development of RUPS, OP, and the preparation of documents for accreditation.

In June 2020, she was appointed as the head of the Department of Surveying and Geodesy following a competitive selection process.

She has served as an expert on the Republican Commission and was a reviewer at the international conference ISPRS (International Society for Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing).

By the Order of the Ministry of Education and Science of the Republic of Kazakhstan dated December 23, 2021, No. 600, concerning the awarding of nominal prizes in the field of science and state scientific scholarships for 2021, Orynbasarova E.O. was awarded a state scientific scholarship.


2007-2011 - Kazakh National Technical University named after K.I.Satpayev

Specialty – Mining

Degree – Bachelor

2011-2012 гг. – University of Nottingham, UK

Specialty - Engineering Survey and Geodesy

Degree – Master

2015-2018 - Kazakh National Technical University named after K.I. Satpayev

Specialty – Geodesy

Degree – Ph.D

Scientific projects

Main scientific direction: Monitoring using satellite images. Remote sensing and GIS integration. She took part in projects as JSR, SR since 2009.


Grebby S., Orynbassarova E., Sowter A., Gee D., Athab A. Delineating ground deformation over the Tengiz oil field, Kazakhstan, using the Intermittent SBAS (ISBAS) DInSAR algorithm. International Journal of Applied Earth Observation and Geoinformation 81, 37-46 Kamza A., Levin E., Kuznetcova I., Yerzhankyzy A.,Orynbassarova E. INVESTIGATION OF CHANGES IN DEM, CONSTRUCTED FROM TIME TO TIME DATA FROM THE SEABED. InternationalMultidisciplinaryScientificGeoConference: SGEM 18 (2.3), 449-454 Yerzhankyzy A., Kakimzhanov Y., Kamza A., Orynbassarova E., Levin E.COMPARISON OF DIGITAL ELEVATION MODELS GENERATED WITH OPEN SOURCE SOFTWARE FROM VARIOUS SATELLITE IMAGERY. International Multidisciplinary Scientific GeoConference: SGEM 18 (2.3), 73-80