Yaqi Jin

Postdoctoral Fellow - Plasma and Space Physics
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Room Chemistry Building
Available hours 08:00 - 16:00
Visiting address Sem Sælands vei 24 Fysikkbygningen 0371 OSLO
Postal address Postboks 1048 Blindern 0316 OSLO

Academic Interests

My research is about the ionospheric irregularities and their effects on GNSS service, including the scintillation effect caused by polar cap patches and the auroral phenomenon.


Higher education and employment history

Postdoc (2018 - 2021), Department of Physics, University of Oslo, Norway

Research scientist (2017 - 2018), Department of Physics, University of Oslo, Norway

Researcher (2016 - 2017), Department of Physics, University of Oslo, Norway

Ph.D. candidate (2012 - 2016), Department of Physics, University of Oslo, Norway

M. Sc. in Space Physics (2009 - 2012), Peking University, Beijing, China 

B. Sc. in Applied Physics (2005 - 2009), Anhui University, Hefei, Anhui, China



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Tags: Space Physics, Space Weather, ionosphere, GPS


Jin Y, Moen JI & Miloch WJ: GPS scintillation effects associated with polar cap patches and substorm auroral activity: direct comparison. J. Space Weather Space Clim., 2014, 4, A23, doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1051/swsc/2014019.


Jin, Y., J. I. Moen, and W. J. Miloch (2015), On the collocation of the cusp aurora and the GPS phase scintillation: A statistical study, J. Geophys. Res. Space Physics, 120, doi:10.1002/2015JA021449.


Jin, Y., X. Zhou, J. Moen, and M. Hairston (2016), The Auroral-Ionosphere TEC Response to an Interplanetary Shock. Geophys. Res. Lett., 42, doi: 10.1002/2016GL067766.


Jin, Y., J. I. Moen, W. J. Miloch, L. B. N. Clausen, and K. Oksavik (2016), Statistical study of the GNSS phase scintillation associated with two types of auroral blobs, J. Geophys. Res. Space Physics, 121, doi:10.1002/2016JA022613.

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  • Kotova, Daria; Jin, Yaqi; Brask, Steffen; Cilliers, Pierre & Miloch, Wojciech Jacek (2020). Comparison of characteristics of electron density fluctuations from Swarm satellites with the ground-based scintillation dat.
  • Kotova, Daria; Jin, Yaqi & Miloch, Wojciech Jacek (2020). Variability of ionospheric parameters by the Swarm satellites for different solar activity.
  • Spicher, Andres; Kletzing, Craig A.; Bounds, Scott; Bonnell, John W.; Roglans, Roger; Fuselier, Stephen A.; Sawyer, Rhyan; Rowland, Douglas E.; Pfaff, Robert F.; Clemmons, James H.; Collier, Michael R.; Akbari, Hassanali; LaBelle, James William; Hatch, Spencer Mark; Oksavik, Kjellmar; Takahashi, Toru; Moen, Jøran Idar; Miloch, Wojciech Jacek; Zettergren, Matthew D.; Deshpande, Kshitija & Jin, Yaqi (2020). Cusp rocket experiment of density structures.
  • Spicher, Andres; LaBelle, James William; Bonnell, John W; Bounds, Scott; Clausen, Lasse Boy Novock; Di Mare, Francesca; Fuselier, Stephen A.; Jin, Yaqi; Kletzing, Craig A.; Oksavik, Kjellmar; Miloch, Wojciech Jacek; Moen, Jøran Idar; Moser, Chrystal; Roglans, Roger; Sawyer, Rhyan & Takahashi, Toru (2020). On multi-scale density irregularities observed by sounding rockets within regions of enhanced scintillations in the cusp ionosphere.
  • Han, Desheng; Xu, Tong; Jin, Yaqi; Oksavik, Kjellmar; Chen, Xiangcai; Liu, J.-J.; Zhang, Qing-He; Baddeley, Lisa & Herlingshaw, Katie (2019). Meso-scale ionospheric flow cells, localized Joule heating, and ion upflow associated with throat aurora as observed by EISCAT.
  • Jin, Yaqi & Oksavik, Kjellmar (2019). Severe GPS Phase and Amplitude Scintillations at High Latitudes During the 2015 St. Patrick’s Day Storm.
  • Kotova, Daria; Jin, Yaqi & Miloch, Wojciech Jacek (2019). Comparison of ionospheric plasma irregularities measured by Swarm with the ground-based GPS scintillation data. Show summary
  • Miloch, Wojciech Jacek; Kotova, Daria; Jin, Yaqi; Xiong, Chao; Brask, Steffen; Kervalishvili, Guram; Spicher, Andres; Clausen, Lasse Boy Novock & Stolle, Claudia (2019). Ionospheric plasma irregularities studied globally with the Swarm satellites.
  • Spicher, Andres; Deshpande, Kshitija; Zettergren, Matthew D.; Oksavik, Kjellmar; Jin, Yaqi; Clausen, Lasse Boy Novock & Moen, Jøran Idar (2019). Modeling scintillation produced by ionospheric Kelvin Helmholtz in the cusp ionosphere using GEMINI-SIGMA. Show summary
  • Spicher, Andres; Oksavik, Kjellmar; Jin, Yaqi; Clausen, Lasse Boy Novock; Zettergren, Matthew D.; Deshpande, K. B.; Moen, Jøran Idar & Baddeley, Lisa (2019). A reverse flow event as the onset of ionospheric scintillation irregularities in the cusp.
  • Spicher, Andres; Oksavik, Kjellmar; Jin, Yaqi; Moen, Jøran Idar; Baddeley, Lisa & Clausen, Lasse Boy Novock (2019). On the sources of Cusp Ionospheric Scintillation Irregularities.
  • Jin, Yaqi; Miloch, Wojciech Jacek; Clausen, Lasse Boy Novock; Spicher, Andres; Stolle, Claudia; Kervalishvili, G. & Xiong, Chao (2018). Ionospheric Plasma Irregularities Characterized by the Swarm satellites.
  • Jin, Yaqi; Spicher, Andres; Xiong, Chao; Clausen, Lasse Boy Novock; Stolle, Claudia; Kervalishvili, G. & Miloch, Wojciech Jacek (2018). Detecting high-latitude ionospheric plasma irregularities by Swarm satellites.
  • Spicher, Andres; Clausen, Lasse Boy Novock; Miloch, Wojciech Jacek; Jin, Yaqi; Lofstad, Victoria Emilie & Moen, Jøran Idar (2018). Polar cap patch climatology based on Swarm density data.
  • Jin, Yaqi (2017). In-situ Measurement of Reversed Flow Event in the Cusp Ionosphere.
  • Jin, Yaqi & Moen, Jøran Idar (2017). The cusp ionosphere as driven by dayside transient.
  • Jin, Yaqi (2016). Characterization of GPS Scintillations in the Polar Ionosphere. Full text in Research Archive.
  • Jin, Yaqi; Moen, Jøran Idar & Miloch, Wojciech Jacek (2015). On the collocation of the cusp aurora and the GPS phase scintillation: A statistical study.

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Published Dec. 19, 2012 10:42 AM - Last modified Aug. 20, 2019 7:35 PM