Research Associate

Burt 330
Website: OSU TPXO Tide Models

Research Interests

Oceanographic data assimilation; digital signal processing; ocean tides.

Current Research

Global tides; high latitude tides; coastal tidal data inversion; automated data processing for Earthscope magnetotelluric data


1988 - Ph.D. degree (in System Engineering, the Ph.D. thesis on digital image processing in computer tomography), Moscow Engineering Physics Institute / Technical University (MEPhI)
1981 - Master degree (in Applied Mathematics), the Faculty of Cybernetics, MEPhI


Pérez‐Hernández, M. Dolores, Robert S. Pickart, Vladimir Pavlov, Kjetil Våge, Randi Ingvaldsen, Arild Sundfjord, Angelika HH Renner, Daniel J. Torres, and Svetlana Y. Erofeeva. "The Atlantic Water boundary current north of Svalbard in late summer." Journal of Geophysical Research: Oceans (2017).

Kurapov, Alexander L., Svetlana Y. Erofeeva, and Edward Myers. "Coastal sea level variability in the US West Coast Ocean Forecast System (WCOFS)." Ocean Dynamics 67, no. 1 (2017): 23-36.

Stammer, D., et al. (2014), Accuracy assessment of global barotropic ocean tide models, Rev. Geophys., 52, 243282, doi:10.1002/2014RG000450.

Ray, R. D. and S. Y. Erofeeva (2014), "Long-period tidal variations in the length of day," Journal of Geophysical Research, 119, 1498-1509.

Våge, Kjetil, Robert S. Pickart, Michael A. Spall, G. W. K. Moore, Héðinn Valdimarsson, Daniel J. Torres, Svetlana Y. Erofeeva, and Jan Even Ø. Nilsen. "Revised circulation scheme north of the Denmark Strait." Deep Sea Research Part I: Oceanographic Research Papers 79 (2013): 20-39.

Mohn C., S. Erofeeva, R. Turnewitsch, B.Christiansen, M.White (2013), Tidal and residual currents over abrupt deep-sea topography based on shipboard ADCP data and tidal model solutions for three popular bathymetry grids, Ocean Dynamics, DOI 10.1007/s10236-013-0597-1

Mueller, R. D., Laurie Padman, Michael S. Dinniman, S. Y. Erofeeva, Helen A. Fricker, and M. A. King. "Impact of tide‐topography interactions on basal melting of Larsen C Ice Shelf, Antarctica." Journal of Geophysical Research: Oceans 117, no. C5 (2012).

Ray, R. D., G. D. Egbert, and S. Y. Erofeeva, "Tide predictions in shelf and coastal waters: status and prospects," in Coastal Altimetry, (Eds.: S. Vignudelli et al.), Springer-Verlag, 2011, pp. 191-216

Gary D. Egbert, Svetlana Y. Erofeeva, Richard D. Ray (2010) Assimilation of Altimetry Data for Nonlinear Shallow-water Tides: Quarter-diurnal tides of the Northwest European Shelf, Continental Shelf Research, 2010, vol.30, N6, p.668-679

Egbert, G. D., S. Y. Erofeeva, S.-C. Han, S. B. Luthcke, and R. D. Ray (2009), Assimilation of GRACE tide solutions into a numerical hydrodynamic inverse model, Geophys. Res. Lett., 36, L20609, doi:10.1029/2009GL040376

Padman, L., S. Y. Erofeeva, and H. A. Fricker (2008), Improving Antarctic tide models by assimilation of ICESat laser altimetry over ice shelves, Geophys. Res. Lett., 35, L22504, doi:10.1029/2008GL035592

Tingting Zua, Jianping Gan, Svetlana Y. Erofeeva, "Numerical study of the tide and tidal dynamics in the South China Sea", Deep-Sea Research I 55 (2008) 137–154

O. B. Andersen, G. D. Egbert , S. Y. Erofeeva, R. D. Ray, "Mapping shallow water tides: A look at the past and future", Ocean Dynamics, v.56, p.416-429, 2006

Ray R.D., G.D. Egbert, S.Y. Erofeeva " A brief overview of Tides in the Indonesian Seas", Oceanography, Vol. 18, No4,p.14-19, 2005

Erofeeva S.Y., L. Padman, G.Egbert, "Assimilation of Ship-Mounted ADCP Data for Barotropic Tides: Application to the Ross Sea", J. Atmos. Oceanic Technol., Vol.22, No6, pp 721-734,2005

Padman, L. and S. Erofeeva, A Barotropic Inverse Tidal Model for the Arctic Ocean, Geophys. Res. Letters, vol.31, L02303, doi:10.1029/2003GL019003, 2004

Morozov, E.G., Pisarev S.V., Neiman V.G and S.Y. Erofeeva. Internal Tidal Waves in the Barentz Sea, Doklady Earth Sciences, Vol.393, N8, pp.1124-1126, 2003

Svetlana Y. Erofeeva, Gary D. Egbert, and P. M. Kosro, Tidal currents on the central Oregon shelf: Models, data, and assimilation, Journal of Geophysical Research, vol. 108, No. C5, 3148, doi:10.1029/2002JC001615, 2003

Padman, L., S. Erofeeva, I. Joughin, Tides of the Ross Sea and Ross Ice Shelf Cavity, Antarctic Science, 15(01), p.31-40, 2003

Kurapov, A.L., G.D. Egbert, J.S. Allen, R.N. Miller, S.Y. Erofeeva & P.M. Kosro, M2 internal tide off Oregon: inferences from data assimilation, J. Phys. Oceanogr.,. 33, No. 8, p.1733-1757, 2003

Padman, L., H. A. Fricker, R. Coleman, S. Howard, and S. Erofeeva, A new tidal model for the Antarctic ice shelves and seas, Ann. Glaciol., 34, p.247-254, 2002

Egbert, G.D., and S.Y. Erofeeva, Efficient inverse modeling of barotropic ocean tides, J. Atmos. Oceanic Technol., 19, 2, p.183-204, 2002

K.V. Krutovskii, S.Y. Erofeeva, J.E.Aagard and S.H. Strauss, Simulation of effects of Dominance on Estimates of Population Genetic Diversity and Differentiation, The Journal of Heredity, v.90 (4), 1999