atmospheric modelling of Earth (in particular, in the past) and Earth-like planets;
understanding solar and stellar variability;
studying the connection between planetary and stellar processes.
Education and Employment
09.2018 - now Post-Doc, Department Solar and Stellar Interiors, Max Planck Institute for Solar System Research (MPS), Germany
03.2017 - 02. 2018 Post-Doc, ERC Starting Grant and Max Planck Independent Research Group “Stellar Ages and Galactic Evolution (SAGE)", MPS, Germany
07.2014 - 02.2017 break due to family reasons
10.2012 - 06.2014 Post-Doc, Physical Meteorological Observatory Davos/World Radiation Centre (PMOD/WRC), in total 10 months of 100% employment, including: 05/2013-01/2014 Maternity leave, 01/2014-07/2014 Part time (50%) employment
11.2008 - 09.2012 PhD-student, PMOD/WRC and Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (ETH) in Zürich, scientific advisers – Prof. Dr. Thomas Peter and Dr. Eugene Rozanov, project title is “Study of the middle atmosphere response to the short-term variability of solar activity”
10.2004 - 10.2005 Research assistant at the Astronomy Department, St.-Petersburg State University, Russia, project title is “Light curves analysis of the blazer AO 0235+16 ”
09.1999 - 06.2004 Student, Astronomy Department, St.-Petersburg State University, Russia, scientific adviser – Prof. Dr. V. A. Hagen- Thorn
A. V. Shapiro, A. I. Shapiro, L. Gizon, N. A. Krivova, and S. K. Solanki, 2020, “Solar-cycle irradiance variations over the last four billion years”, Astronomy and Astrophysics, Volume 636, A83
A. V. Shapiro, E. Rozanov, A. I. Shapiro, T. Egorova, J. Harder, M. Weber, A. K. Smith, W. Schmutz, and Th. Peter, 2013, “The role of the solar irradiance variability in the evolution of the middle atmosphere during 2004-2009”, Journal of Geophysical Research: Atmospheres, Volume 118, Issue 9, pp. 3781-3793
A. V. Shapiro, A. I. Shapiro, M. Dominique, I. E. Dammasch, C. Wehrli, E. Rozanov, W. Schmutz, 2013, “Detection of Solar Rotational Variability in the Large Yield RAdiometer (LYRA) 190 - 222 nm Spectral Band”, Solar Physics, Volume 286, Issue 1, pp.289-301
A. V. Shapiro, E. Rozanov, A. I. Shapiro, S. Wang, T. Egorova, W. Schmutz, and Th. Peter, 2012, “Signature of the 27-day solar rotation cycle in mesospheric OH and H2O observed by the Aura Microwave Limb Sounder”, Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics,Volume 12, Issue 7, pp.3181-3188
A. V. Shapiro, E. Rozanov, T. Egorova, A. I. Shapiro, Th. Peter, W. Schmutz, 2011, “Sensitivity of the Earth's middle atmosphere to short-term solar variability and its dependence on the choice of solar irradiance data set”, Journal of Atmospheric and Solar- Terrestrial Physics, Volume 73, Issue 2-3, p. 348-355.