Space Research Group at Eotvos University Short CV

David Koronczay



EDUCATION:

Current: PhD student (Space Research Group, Eotvos University / Geodetic and Geophysical Institute, Hungarian Academy of Sciences)

MSc in physics (Eotvos University, Budapest)

SCIENTIFIC INTERESTS:

Current research: conducting ducts in the plasmasphere, using ELF/VLF waves to investigate the plasmasphere

Other interests:

Space physics, plasma physics

Atmospheric phenomena

Remote sensing

Planetology

Advanced concepts for spacecraft

Earlier research: galactic photometry and simulations

TEACHING:

Space Physics

Computing Tools

PUBLICATIONS:[ADS] [mtmt]

Selected talks

D. Koronczay, J. Lichtenberger, B. Heilig, A. Jorgensen, L. Juhász, P. Steinbach, C. Ferencz, M. Clilverd, C. Rodger: Automatic Whistler Detector and Analyzer Network (AWDANet): Real-time monitoring of plasmaspheric electron densities. 2016 Geospace Environment Modeling Workshop. Santa Fe, USA.

D. Koronczay, J. Lichtenberger, P. Steinbach: Source regions of whistlers detected in the American, African/European and Western Pacific sectors. EGU General Assembly, April 2016, Vienna, Austria.

Lichtenberger, J., Jorgensen, A., Koronczay, D., Juhász, L., Ferencz, C., Hamar, D., Steinbach, P., Clilverd, M., Rodger, C., Sannikov, D., Cherneva, N.: Plasmaspheric electron densities and plasmasphere models for space weather investigations. 12th European Space Weather Week. 2015, Oostende, Belgium.

Koronczay, D., Lichtenberger, J., Nagy, M., Steinbach, P., Juhasz, L., Ferencz, C.: Investigation of guided propagation of VLF transmitter signals using satellite and ground based measurements. 26th IUGG General Assembly, 2015, Prague.

Koronczay, D., Juhász, L, Lichtenberger J., Steinbach, P., Ferencz, C.: Investigation of the plasmsphere by observing VLF transmitter signals. Hungarian Space Research Forum, 7-9 May 2015, Sopron, Hungary

Koronczay, D., Lichtenberger, J., Hetényi, T.: GPU's in a global Earth-based space weather monitoring network. GPU Day 2015, Wigner GPU Laboratory, Budapest, Hungary.

Lichtenberger, J., Jorgensen, A., Koronczay, D., Ferencz, C., Hamar, D., Steinbach, P., Clilverd, M., Rodger, C., Sannikov, D., Cherneva, N.: Real-time acquisition of plasmaspheric electron densities for space weather predictions. 11th European Space Weather Week, 2014, Liege, Belgium.

Koronczay, D., Lichtenberger, J., Hetényi, T.: Implementation of automatic whistler inversion on GPUs in the AWDANet measurement network. 7th Workshop of Young Researchers in Astronomy & Astrophysics. Budapest, Hungary, 2014.

Posters

D. Koronczay, J. Lichtenberger, L. Juhász, P. Steinbach, C. Ferencz, M. Clilverd, C. Rodger, D. Sannikov, N. Cherneva: Refining AWDANet performance: a decade of whistlers. 13th European Space Weather Week. November 2016, Oostende, Belgium.

Juhász, L., Koronczay, D., Lichtenberger, J.: Observation of ducted VLF signal propagation and validation of electron density measurements based on signal inversion. 12th European Space Weather Week. 2015, Oostende, Belgium.

D. Koronczay, R. Bailey, S. Bertone, S. Credendino, A. M. Kleinschneider, M. Lanzky, A. Losiak, C. Marcenat, P. Martin, I. Munoz Elorza, T. Neidhart, M. Rexer, H. Wirnsberger: The EvolVe mission concept - unveiling the evolution of Venus. European Planetary Science Congress. 2015, Nantes, France.

Koronczay, D., Heilig, B., Jorgensen, A., Lichtenberger, J.: Data assimilation with plasmaspheric density measurements from VLF whistlers: preliminary results. 12th International School/Symposium for Space Simulations. 2015, Prague.

Papers

Koronczay, D.: Evolution of luminous red galaxies based on SDSS data. PADEU, Vol 17., 2006.

EXCHANGES:

Visiting researcher at the Royal Belgian Observatory (2 months)

SCHOOLS, WORKSHOPS:

International Incoherent Scatter Radar School. 2016, Sodankylä, Finland.

12th International School/Symposium for Space Simulations. July 2015, Prague, Czech Republic

Astromineralogy Workshop II. September 2014, Budapest, Hungary

ESA Summer School Alpbach 2014, Alpbach, Austria

GRANTS:

Grant of the Royal Astronomical Society
Institute of Physics travel grant
Grant of the C R Barber Trust
Eötvös Geophysical Foundation travel grant
Europlanet travel grant
ESWW11 travel grant (Solar-Terrestrial Centre of Excellence-STCE, Brussels)
ERASMUS at Humboldt University of Berlin & University of Potsdam


AWARDS:

Award for best the science case at Alpbach Summer School 2014 & team mission concept selected for further study at the Post-Alpbach event


NON-ACADEMIC EXPERIENCE

DesignSoft Ltd
Intermap Ltd
European Parliament
Budapest Business Journal



Last updated: September 2016.