Elvira ASTAFYEVA


Chargée de Recherche CNRS


Planétologie et Sciences Spatiales


 Institut de Physique du Globe de Paris


Paris, FRANCE


  Email : astafyeva # ipgp.fr




Curriculum Vitae

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 Peer-Reviewed Journal Articles:

  1. I. Zakharenkova, E. Astafyeva and Iu. Cherniak. GPS and GLONASS observations of traveling ionospheric disturbances during the 2015 St. Patrick's Day storm, J. Geophys. Res.-Space Physics, 2016, V.121, N12, 12,138-12,156, doi:10.1002/2016JA023332.

  2. K. Shults, E. Astafyeva and S. Adourian. Ionospheric detection and localization of volcano eruptions on the example of the April 2015 Calbuco events. J. Geophys. Res. -Space Physics, 2016, V.121, N10, 10,303-10,315, doi:10.1002/2016JA023382.

  3. E. Astafyeva, I. Zakharenkova and P. Alken. Prompt penetration electric fields and the extreme topside ionospheric response to the 22-23 June 2015 geomagnetic storm as seen by the Swarm constellation. Earth Planets and Space, Special Issue "Swarm Science Results after two years in Space", 2016, V.68, doi:10.1186/s40623-016-0526-x. Open Access Article.

  4. E. Astafyeva, I. Zakharenkova, and Y. Pineau. Occurrence of the dayside three-peak density structure in the F2- and the topside ionosphere. J. Geophys. Res. - Space Physics, 2016, V.121, N7, 6936-6949, doi:10.1002/2016JA022641.

  5. I. Zakharenkova, E. Astafyeva and Iu. Cherniak. GPS and in situ Swarm observations of the topside equatorial plasma irregularities. Earth Planets and Space, Special Issue "Swarm Science Results after two years in Space", 2016, V.68, doi:10.1186/s40623-016-0490-5. Open Access Article.

  6. E. Astafyeva and I. Zakharenkova. First detection of the supersonic upward plasma flow structures in the early morning sector. Geophys. Res. Lett., 2015, V.42, N22, 9642-9649, doi:10.1002/2015GL066369.

  7. E. Astafyeva, I. Zakharenkova, and M. Foerster. Ionospheric response to the 2015 St. Patrick's Day storm: a global multi-instrumental overview. J. Geophys. Res.- Space Physics, 2015, V.120, N10, 9023-9037, doi:10.1002/2015JA021629.

  8. I. Zakharenkova, E. Astafyeva, and Iu. Cherniak. Early morning irregularities detected with space-borne GPS measurements in the topside ionosphere: A multi-satellite case study. J. Geophys. Res. - Space Physics, 2015, V.120, N10, 8817-8834, doi:10.1002/2015JA021447.

  9. I. Zakharenkova and E. Astafyeva. Topside ionospheric irregularities as seen from multi-satellite observations. J. Geophys. Res. - Space Physics, 2015, V.120, N1, 807-824, doi:10.1002/2014JA020330.

  10. E. Astafyeva, I. Zakharenkova and E. Doornbos. Opposite hemispheric asymmetries during the ionospheric storm of 29-31 August 2004. J. Geophys. Res. - Space Physics, 2015, V.120, N1, 697-714, doi:10.1002/2014JA020710.

  11. E. Astafyeva, L. M. Rolland, A. Sladen, Strike-slip earthquakes can also be detected in the ionosphere. Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 1 November 2014, V.405, 180-193, doi:10.1016/j.epsl.2014.08.024.

  12. E.Astafyeva, Yu.Yasukevich, A. Maksikov, I. Zhivetiev. Geomagnetic storms, super-storms and their impact on GPS-based navigation. Space Weather, 2014, V.12, 508-525, doi:10.1002/2014SW001072.

  13. N.P. Perevalova, V.A. Sankov, E.I. Astafyeva, A.S. Zhupityaeva. Threshold magnitude for ionospheric response to earthquakes, J. Atmos. Solar-Terr. Physics, February 2014, V.108, p.77-90, doi:10.1016/j.jastp.2013.12.014.

  14. E. Astafyeva, L. Rolland, P. Lognonné, K. Khelfi, T. Yahagi. Parameters of seismic source as deduced from 1Hz ionospheric GPS data: case-study of the 2011 Tohoku-oki event. J. Geophys. Res. - Space Physics, 2013, V. 118, N9, 5942-5950, doi:10.1002/jgra50556.

  15. Afraimovich, E., Astafyeva E., Demyanov V., Edemsky I., Gavrilyuk N. et al.: A review of GPS/GLONASS studies of the ionospheric response to natural and anthropogenic processes and phenomena. Journal of Space Weather and Space Climate, 2013, 3, A27, doi:10.1051/swsc2013049.

  16. Astafyeva, E., S. Shalimov, E. Olshanskaya, P. Lognonné. Ionospheric response to earthquakes of different magnitudes: larger quakes perturb the ionosphere stronger and longer. Geophys. Res. Letters, 2013, V.40, N9, 1675-1681, doi:10.1002/grl.50398.

  17. E.A. Kherani, P. Lognonné, H. Hebert, L. Rolland, E. Astafyeva, G. Occhipinti, P.Coisson, D. Walwer and E. R. Paula. Modelling of the Total Electronic Content and magnetic field anomalies generated by the 2011 Tohoku-oki tsunami and associated acoustic-gravity waves, Geophys. J. International, published online 11 SEP 2012, doi:10.1111/j.1365-246X.2012.05617.x.

  18. V.V. Demyanov, Yu.V. Yasukevich, A.B. Ishin, E.I. Astafyeva. Ionospheric super-bubble effects on the GPS positioning relative to the orientation of signal path and geomagnetic field direction. GPS solutions, 2012, V.16, N2, 181-189, doi:10.1007/s10291-011-0217-9.

  19. Elvira Astafyeva, Philippe Lognonné, and Lucie M. Rolland. First ionosphere images for the seismic slip on the example of the Tohoku-oki earthquake. Geophys. Res. Lett., 2011, V.38, L22104, doi:10.1029/2011GL049623.

  20. L.Rolland, P.Lognonné, E.Astafyeva, A.Kherani, N. Kobayashi, M.Mann and H.Munekane. The resonant response of the ionosphere imaged after the 2011 Tohoku-Oki earthquake, Earth, Planets, Space, 2011, V. 63, N7, doi:10.5047/eps.2011.06.020.

  21. J.J. Makela, P.Lognonné, H.Hebert, T.Gehrels, L.Rolland, S.Allgeyer, A.Kherani, G.Occhipinti, E.Astafyeva, P.Coisson, A.Loevenbruck, E.Clevede, M.C. Kelley, J.Lamouroux. Imaging and modeling the ionospheric airglow response over Hawaii to the tsunami generated by the Tohoku Earthquake of 11 March 2011, Geophys. Res. Letters, 2011, 38, L00G02, doi:10.1029/2011GL047860.

  22. Elvira Astafyeva and Kosuke Heki. Vertical TEC over seismically active region during low solar activity. J. Atm. Solar-Terr. Physics, 2011, V.73, N13, 1643-1652, doi:10.1016/j.jastp.2011.02.020.

  23. Kiryushkin, V.V., E.L. Afraimovich, E.I. Astafyeva, The evolution of seismo-ionospheric disturbances according to the data of dense GPS network. Cosmic research, 2011, V. 49, No.3, 227-239, doi: 10.1134/S0010952511020043.

  24. E.L. Afraimovich, E.I. Astafyeva, E.A. Kosogorov, Yu.V. Yasyukevich. The mid-latitude field-aligned disturbances and their effects on differential GPS and VLBI. Advances in Space Research, 2011, V. 47, 10, 1804-1813, doi:10.1016/j.asr.2010.06.030.

  25. E.Afraimovich, D.Feng, V.Kiryushkin, E.Astafyeva. Near-field TEC response to the main shock of the 2008 Wenchuan earthquake. Earth, Planets, Space, 2010, V.62, No.11, 899-904, doi:10.5047/eps.2009.07.002.

  26. Edward Afraimovich, Ding Feng, Vladislav Kiryushkin, Elvira Astafyeva, Shuanggen Jin, and V.A. Sankov. TEC response to the 2008 Wenchuan earthquake in comparison with other strong earthquakes. International Journal of Remote Sensing, April 2010, V.31, 13, doi:10.1080/01431161003727747.

  27. E. Astafyeva, K. Heki, E. Afraimovich, V. Kiryushkin, S. Shalimov, Two-mode long-distance propagation of coseismic ionosphere disturbances. J. Geophys. Research - Space Physics, 2009, V. 114, A10307, doi:10.1029/2008JA013853

  28. Elvira Astafyeva and Kosuke Heki. Dependence of waveform of near-field coseismic ionospheric disturbances on focal mechanisms. Earth, Planets, Space, 2009, V. 61, No.7, 939-943.

  29. E. Astafyeva, Effects of strong IMF Bz southward events on the equatorial and mid-latitude ionosphere. Annales Geophysicae, 2009, 27, 1175-1187, doi:10.5194/angeo-27-1175-2009. Published online

  30. E.I. Astafyeva, Dayside ionospheric uplift during strong geomagnetic storms as detected by the CHAMP, SAC-C, TOPEX and Jason-1 satellites. Advances in Space Research, 43, 2009, 1749-1756, doi:10.1016/j.asr.2008.09.036. Available online

  31. E.L. Afraimovich, E.I. Astafyeva, V.V. Demyanov, I.F. Gamayunov. Mid-Latitude Amplitude Scintillation of GPS Signals and GPS Performance Slips. Advances in Space Research , 2009, V.43, No. 6, 964-972, doi:10.1016/j.asr.2008.09.015.

  32. E.L. Afraimovich, E.I. Astafyeva, Yu.V. Yasukevich, Oinats A.V., I.V. Zhivetiev. Global electron content during solar cycle 23, Geomagnetism and Aeronomy, 2008, V. 48, No.2, 187-200, DOI: 10.1134/S0016793208020084.

  33. E.L. Afraimovich, E.I. Astafyeva. TEC anomalies - local TEC changes prior to earthquakes or TEC response to solar activity changes? Earth, Planets, Space, 2008, 60, 961-966.

  34. E.L. Afraimovich, E.I. Astafyeva, I.V. Zhivetiev, Yu.V. Yasukevich, and A.V. Oinats. Global electron content: a new conception to track solar activity, Annales Geophysicae, 2008, 26, 335-344

  35. Astafyeva E.I., Afraimovich E.L., Voeykov S.V. Generation of secondary waves due to intensive large-scale AGW traveling. Advances in Space Research, 2008, V. 41, N9, 1458-1461. doi:10.1016/j.asr.2007.03.059

  36. Astafyeva E.I., E.L. Afraimovich, A.V. Oinats, Yu.V. Yasukevich, I.V. Zhivetiev. Dynamics of global electron content in 1998-2005 derived from global GPS data and IRI modeling. Advances in Space Research, 2007, V.42, 1, 763-769, DOI:10.1016/j.asr.2007.11.007.

  37. Astafyeva E.I., Afraimovich E.L., Kosogorov E.A., Dynamics of total electron content distribution during strong geomagnetic storms, Advances in Space Research, 2007, V.39, 1313-1317. DOI:10.1016/j.asr.2007.03.006

  38. Astafyeva E.I. and Afraimovich E.L., Long-distance propagation of traveling ionospheric disturbances caused by the great Sumatra-Andaman earthquake on 26 December 2004, Earth, Planets and Space, 2006, V.58, N8, 1025-1031 Abstract

  39. Afraimovich E.L., E.I. Astafieva, S.V. Voeykov, B. Tsegmed, A.P. Potekhin, J.L. Rasson. An Investigation of the Correlation between Ionospheric and Geomagnetic Variations Using Data from the GPS and INTERMAGNET Networks. Advances in Space Research, 2006, v.38, N11, 2332-2336. Abstract

  40. Afraimovich, E.L., Astafieva E.I., Kirushkin V.V. Localization of the source of ionospheric disturbance generated during an earthquake. International Journal of Geomagnetism and Aeronomy, 2006, V.6, GI2002, doi:10.1029/200403000092.

  41. Afraimovich E.L., Astafyeva E.I., Zhivetiev I.V., Solar activity and global electron content. Doklady, Earth Sciences, 2006, V. 409A, N6, 921-924.

  42. Afraimovich, E.L., E.I. Astafieva, and V.V. Kiryushkin. Ionospheric Disturbance in the Near-Region of an Earthquake Epicenter on 25 September 2003. Radiophysics and Quantum Electronics, 2005, V.48, N4, 299-313.

  43. Afraimovich, E.L., E.I. Astafieva, M.B. Gokhberg, V.M. Lapshin, V.E. Permyakova, G.M. Steblov, and S.L. Shalimov. Variations of the total electron content in the ionosphere from GPS data recorded during the Hector Mine earthquake of October 16, 1999, California. Russian Journal of Earth Sciences. October 2004. V.6. N5. P. 339-354. Html

  44. Afraimovich, E.L., Astafieva E.I., Berngardt O.I., Lesyuta O.S., Demyanov V.V., Kondakova T.N., and Shpynev B.G. Mid-latitude amplitude scintillation of GPS signals and GPS performance slips at the auroral oval boundary. Radiophysics and Quantum Electronics, 2004, v.47, N7, 453-468.

  45. Afraimovich, E.L., E.I. Astafieva, S.V. Voyeikov. Isolated ionospheric disturbances as deduced from global GPS network. Annales Geophysicae, 2004, V.22, P. 47-62, doi:10.5194/angeo-22-47-2004.


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  Recent Symposiums / Conferences (since 2012):

  • E.Astafyeva, K. Shults, S. Adourian. Use of ionospheric GNSS measurements for detection of volcano eruptions 14th Ionospheric Effects Symposium, 9-11 May 2017, Alexandria, USA

  • E.Astafyeva, I. Zakharenkova, J.D. Huba. Three-peak ionospheric equatorial ionization anomaly: development, drivers, statistics. 14th Ionospheric Effects Symposium, 9-11 May 2017, Alexandria, USA

  • E.Astafyeva, J.D.Huba, I.Zakharenkova, S.Sazykin. Ionosphere/plasmasphere response to the 22-23 June 2015 geomagnetic storm: comparison of observations and SAMI3/RCM model results. 14th Ionospheric Effects Symposium, 9-11 May 2017, Alexandria, USA

  • K.Shults, E.Astafyeva, P. Lognonné, V. Rakoto. Ionospheric "Volcanology": Ionospheric Detection of Volcano Eruptions, AGU Fall Meeting, 12-16 December 2016, San Francisco, USA

  • I. Zakharenkova, E. Astafyeva and I. Cherniak. GPS & GLONASS Observations of Large-Scale Traveling Ionospheric Disturbances during the 2015 St. Patrick's Day Storm, AGU Fall Meeting, 12-16 December 2016, San Francisco, USA

  • E. Astafyeva, I. Zakharenkova, P. Alken, P. Coisson. Extreme EEJ and Topside ionospheric response to the 22-23 June 2015 geomagnetic storm. AGU Fall Meeting, 12-16 December 2016, San Francisco, USA

  • E. Astafyeva and I. Zakharenkova, Application of multi-instrumental approach for study of the ionospheric response to geomagnetic storms, Invited, 13th Annual AOGS Meeting, 31 July - 5 August 2016, Beijing, China

  • E. Astafyeva and I. Zakharenkova, The third ionization peak: a new old feature of the low-latitude ionosphere, Invited, 13th Annual AOGS Meeting, 31 July - 5 August 2016, Beijing, China

  • E. Astafyeva and I. Zakharenkova, Topside ionospheric response to geomagnetic storms: multi-instrumental observations, Invited, 19th Beacon Satellite Symposium, 27 June - 1 July 2016, Trieste, Italy

  • E. Astafyeva, P. Lognonné, K. Shults, L. Rolland, V. Rakoto. New in the Ionospheric Seismology: Recent Advances in the Space Detection of Earthquakes, Tsunamis and Volcano Eruptions, Invited, 19th Beacon Satellite Symposium, 27 June - 1 July 2016, Trieste, Italy

  • E. Astafyeva and I. Zakharenkova, High-speed and supersonic equatorial vertical plasma drifts: recent results from the DMSP mission, Invited, 19th Beacon Satellite Symposium, 27 June - 1 July 2016, Trieste, Italy

  • I. Zakharenkova, E. Astafyeva. GPS measurements onboard Swarm satellites to study occurrence of the equatorial irregularities in the topside ionosphere. Invited, 19th Beacon Satellite Symposium, 27 June - 1 July 2016, Trieste, Italy

  • E. Astafyeva, I. Zakharenkova, Satellite missions for studies of the the ionospheric and thermospheric storms, The 2016 European Space Agency Living Symposium, 9-13 May 2016, Prague, Czech Republic.

  • I. Zakharenkova, E. Astafyeva, Iu. Cherniak. Detection of the ionospheric plasma density irregularities by spaceborne GPS measurements, The 2016 European Space Agency Living Symposium, 9-13 May 2016, Prague, Czech Republic.

  • E. Astafyeva, I. Zakharenkova, M. Foerster, E. Doornbos, J. Encarnaçao, C. Siemes. Ionospheric and thermospheric response to the 2015 St. Patrick's Day storm: a global multi-instrumental overview. AGU Fall Meeting, 14-19 December 2015, San Francisco, USA

  • I. Zakharenkova, E. Astafyeva and I. Cherniak. Detection of the Equatorial Ionospheric Irregularities Using the POD GPS Measurements. AGU Fall Meeting, 14-19 December 2015, San Francisco, USA

  • K.Shults, E.Astafyeva, P. Lognonné. GNSS-monitoring of Natural Hazards: Ionospheric Detection of Earthquakes and Volcano Eruptions. AGU Fall Meeting, 14-19 December 2015, San Francisco, USA

  • I. Zakharenkova and E. Astafyeva, Topside ionospheric irregularities detected by multi-satellite LEO observations, The International Symposium on Equatorial Aeronomy (ISEA), 19-23 October 2015, Bahir Dar, Ethiopia

  • E. Astafyeva, I. Zakharenkova, and Yu. Yasyukevich, Ionospheric storm: fascinating geophysical phenomena and a potential threat for GNSS-based communication. Solicited, 26th IUGG General Assembly, 22 June-2 July 2015, Prague, Czech Republic.

  • I. Zakharenkova and E. Astafyeva, Topside ionospheric irregularities as seen from multi-satellite observations, Ionospheric Effects Symposium, 12-14 May 2015, Alexandria, USA

  • E. Astafyeva, I. Zakharenkova and E. Doornbos. Opposite hemispheric asymmetries observed in the ionospheric F- and topside regions during geomagnetic Storm of 29-31 August 2004. Ionospheric Effects Symposium, 12-14 May 2015, Alexandria, USA

  • E. Astafyeva, L.M. Rolland, A. Sladen and P. Lognonné. Seismology without Seismometers: determining of seismological parameters from ionospheric TEC measurements. Recent advances in the ionospheric seismology. AGU Fall Meeting, 15-19 December 2014, San Francisco, USA; Poster Number NH31C-3874

  • E. Astafyeva and I. Zakharenkova. Global Ionosphere Redistribution during the geomagnetic storm of 29-31 August 2004. 11th European Space Weather Week, 17-21 November 2014, Liège, Belgium.

  • E. Astafyeva, L.M. Rolland, A. Sladen. Strike-slip earthquakes as seen in the ionosphere. 40th Scientific Assembly COSPAR, 2 - 10 August 2014, Moscow, Russia.

  • E. Astafyeva, M. Aggarwal, I. Zakharenkova. Ionospheric response to geomagnetic storm of 28 May 2011: Multi-instrumental observations. 40th Scientific Assembly COSPAR, 2 - 10 August 2014, Moscow, Russia.

  • I. Zakharenkova, E. Astafyeva, M. Aggarwal. Variations of TEC, NmF2 and electron density during ionospheric storm on June 1, 2013. 40th Scientific Assembly COSPAR, 2 - 10 August 2014, Moscow, Russia.

  • M. Aggarwal, E. Astafyeva, I. Zakharenkova. Changes in the ionosphere during an X-class solar flare in the daytime and nighttime sectors, 40th Scientific Assembly COSPAR, 2 - 10 August 2014, Moscow, Russia.

  • E. Astafyeva, L.M. Rolland, A. Sladen. Ionospheric response to strike-slip earthquakes. 11th Annual AOGS Meeting, 28 July - 1 August 2014, Sapporo, Japan.

  • E. Astafyeva, Yu. Yasyukevich, Malini Aggarwal, Denis Do Paco. Study of occurrence of GPS Losses-of-lock and TEC-slips during strong solar radio bursts. 11th Annual AOGS Meeting, 28 July - 1 August 2014, Sapporo, Japan

  • E. Astafyeva, L. Rolland, P. Lognonné, K.Khelfi and T.Yahagi. Parameters of the 11/03/2011 M9.0 Tohoku-oki earthquake as seen fom the ionosphere. AGU Fall Meeting, 9-13 December 2013, San Francisco, USA ; Poster Number NH13C-1626

  • Malini Aggarwal and Elvira Astafyeva. Study of latitudinal response of solar X-ray flares associated with strong radio bursts using multi-technique observations. AGU Fall Meeting, 9-13 December 2013, San Francisco, USA ; Poster Number SA13A-1945

  • E. Astafyeva. Parameters of seismic source as deduced from 1Hz ionospheric GPS data: Ionospheric Seismology or Ionosphere as a natural indicator of numerous geophysical events. Solicited, Session ST.3.1. EGU 2013, 7-12 April 2013, Vienna, Austria.

  • E. Astafyeva, S. Shalimov, P. Lognonné, L. Rolland. Do Larger Quakes Perturb Ionosphere Stronger and Longer? AGU Fall Meeting, 3-7 December 2012, San Francisco, USA


  PostDocs/PhD Students:

  • Virgile Rakoto, PostDoc (ERC) - from 08/2017

  • Ksenia Shults, PhD Student (ERC), 11/2014 - 08/2016

  • Irina Zakharenkova, PostDoc (ERC & IPGP), 02/2014 - 08/2017

  • Malini Aggarwal, PostDoc (ERC), 02/2013 - 04/2014


  Stagiaires:

  • Yann Pineau, Stage L3, 2016

  • Sévan Adourian, Stage L3, 2015

  • Denis Do Paco, Stage L3, 2014

  • Mériem Imache, Stage M1, 2013


  Recent Seminars and Communications :

  • 13 June 2017 - l'Académie des Sciences, Paris, France - "Détection ionosphérique des catastrophes naturelles: maturité et perspectives" Video & Slides

  • 20 March 2017 - Obsérvatoire de Paris, France - "Détection des séismes et des éruptions volcaniques dans l'ionosphère"

  • 16 March 2017 - Café de l'Europe - "Sismologie dans l'ionosphère? C'est REEL!"

  • 8 December 2016 - Jet Propulsion Laboratory, Pasadena, USA - " "Hunting" for some interesting stuff... in the ionosphere"

  • "Heaven Above and Earth Below: Scientists Track Atmospheric Disturbances to Gather Earthquake Data" Article about my/our Research by James Urton in AGU Blogs

  • 27 January 2015 -- Observatoire Midi-Pyrénées, Toulouse -- "Réponse ionosphérique aux séismes et aux orages magnétiques" Vidéo

  • 4 January 2012 -- Laboratoire de Physique et Chimie de l'Environnement et de l'Espace, Orleans -- "From ionospheric seismology to solar-terrestrial relations: ionosphere as a natural detector of numerous geophysical events"

  • 19 December 2011 -- Equipe de Géomagnétisme, IPGP, Paris -- "Ionosphere as a natural detector for Geophysics"

  • 16 May 2008 -- Institute for Space Applications and Remote Sensing, Athens, Greece -- "Investigation of Ionospheric disturbances of seismic origin using GPS data"


  Languages:

  • Russian - Mother tongue
  • English
  • French
  • Italian
  • Japanese (Basics)