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M. Sc. Irina Zhelavskaya

Magnetospheric Physics

Helmholtz Centre Potsdam
GFZ German Research Centre for Geosciences

Behlertstraße 3a
Building K 3, room 111
14467 Potsdam
e-mail: irina.zhelavskaya(at)gfz-potsdam.de

Publications

About the person

Education:

  • B.Sc., Moscow Engineering Physics Institute, Applied Mathematics and Informatics, 2007-2012.
  • Honors M.Sc., Skolkovo Institute of Science and Technology, Computer Science, 2012-2015.
  • M.Sc., Moscow Institute of Physics and Technology, Computer Science, 2012-2015.
  • Exchange student, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, 2012-2013.
  • Exchange student, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Department of Brain and Cognitive Sciences, 2014.

Projects:

  1. Reconstruction of plasma electron density from satellite measurements using neural networks.
  2. Empirical modelling of the plasmasphere dynamics using neural networks.

Awards:

  • Best student poster presentation “Empirical modelling of the plasmasphere dynamics using neural networks” at the Geospace Environment Modeling workshop 2017, June 18-23, 2017, Portsmouth, VA, USA.
  • Best student presentation “Global dynamic evolution of the cold plasma inferred with neural networks”at DGG 2017, March 27-30, 2017, Potsdam, Germany.
  • Best Master’s thesis, Skolkovo Institute of Science and Technology, June 2015, Moscow, Russia.
  • Grant for one of the best student papers, 8th International Conference on Bio-inspired Information and Communications Technologies - BICT 2014, December 1 – 3, 2014, Boston, MA, USA.
  • Best student presentation, IX Kurchatovskaya School for Junior Scientists and Students, November 22 – 25, 2011, Moscow, Russia.