Youstina Elzahaby
Postdoctoral Researchers
Postdoctoral Researcher | Physical Oceanography & Ocean Modeling
Short Bio:

Dr. Youstina Elzahaby is a recent graduate who has received her PhD in Mathematics with a geophysical fluid dynamics major. Youstina’s research interests are predicting Marine Heatwaves using Machine Learning. While at Rutgers, she will conduct research on elements of the design, development and evaluation of a prototype East Coast Community Ocean Forecast System (ECCOFS) that implements data-assimilation of real-time observations in a Regional Ocean Modeling System (ROMS) model of the western North Atlantic Ocean and U.S. coastal and shelf waters.

 Youstina received her PhD in Geophysical Fluid Dynamics at the University of New South Wales, Sydney Australia in 2024