Dr. Elvira Astafyeva
- Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique (CNRS)
- AcademiaNet member since 20.10.2016
- AcademiaNet- Selection Criteria
- Natural sciences, mathematics and statistics
Area of specialisation
Earth and the Terrestrial Planets: structure, history and models
Ionospheric response to earthquakes, tsunami propagation and volcano eruptions. Acoustic-gravity waves, shock waves, Rayleigh surface waves in the ionosphere. Ionospheric Seismology.
Ionospheric response to geomagnetic storms (ionospheric storms). Solar activity and ionosphere. Global electron content of the ionosphere. Ionospheric response to Solar flares.
Space Weather. GNSS performance during geomagnetically disturbed conditions and during Solar radio bursts.
Distinctions and Awards
Médaille de Bronze CNRS, 2016
"Outstanding Paper Award for Young Scientists" from COSPAR, 2008
URSI Young Scientist Award, URSI, New Delhi, 2005
English, French, Italian, Japanese, Russian
2005: Spatio-temporal Characteristics of Mid-latitude Ionosperic Disturbances as Deduced from GPS-measurements of Total Electron Content