Position: Postdoctoral Researcher
Academic Degree: PhD in Climate Sciences, 2012
Scientific Interests: Atmospheric sciences, Climatology, climate change, impacts on society, teleconnections patterns, circulation weather types
Email: amramos@fc.ul.pt

Website: http://idlcc.fc.ul.pt/people.php?id=4
Website: ISI – Researcher.ID
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Main Publications

[27] Ramos A.M., Sprenger M., Wernli H., Durán-Quesada A., Lorenzo M. and Gimeno L. (2014) “A new circulation type classification based upon Lagrangian air trajectories.”,  Front. Earth Sci. 2:29. doi: 10.3389/feart.2014.00029    pdf

[26] Ramos A.M., Cortesi N. and Trigo R.M. (2014) “Circulation weather types and spatial variability of daily precipitation in the Iberian Peninsula. “, Front. Earth Sci. 2:25. doi: 10.3389/feart.2014.00025    pdf

[25] Cortesi N., Gonzalez-Hidalgo J. C., Trigo R.M., Ramos A. M. (2014) “Weather types and spatial variability of precipitation in the Iberian Peninsula “, Int. J. Climatol. 34: 2661–2677 DOI: 10.1002/joc.3866    pdf

[24] Ramos A.M., Trigo R.M., Liberato M. L. R. (2014) “A ranking of high-resolution daily precipitation extreme events for the Iberian Peninsula “, Atmospheric Science Letters, DOI: 10.1002/asl2.507    pdf

[23] Cordeiro Pires A., Nolasco A., Roch A., Ramos A.M., Duber J. (2014) “Global climate models as forcing for regional ocean modeling: a sensitivity study in the Iberian Basin (Eastern North Atlantic) “,  Climate Dynamics, DOI:10.1007/s00382-014-2151-3    pdf

[22] Trigo R.M., Varino F., Ramos A.M., Valente M.A., Zêzere J.L., Vaquero J.M., Gouveia C.M., Russo A. (2014) “The record precipitation and flood event in Iberia in December 1876: description and synoptic analysis “, Frontiers Environmental Sciences, 2:3, DOI: 10.3389/feart.2014.00003    pdf

[21] Domínguez-Castro F., Ramos A. M., García-Herrera R., Trigo, R. M. (2014) “Iberian extreme precipitation 1855/1856: an analysis from early instrumental observations and documentary sources “, International Journal Climatolology, DOI:10.1002/joc.3973    pdf

[20] Santo F.E., de Lima M.I.P., Ramos A.M., Trigo R.M. (2014) “Trends in seasonal surface air temperature in mainland Portugal, since 1941 “, International Journal Climatolology, 34: 1814–1837, doi: 10.1002/joc.3803    pdf

[19] Santo F.E., Ramos A.M., de Lima M.I.P., Trigo, R.M. (2014) “Seasonal changes in daily precipitation extremes in mainland Portugal from 1941 to 2007 “,  Regional Environmental Change, DOI:10.1007/s10113-013-0515-6    pdf

[18] de Lima M.I.P., Santo F.E., Ramos A.M. , Trigo, R.M. (2014) “Trends and correlations in annual extreme precipitation indices for mainland Portugal, 1941-2007 “,  Theoretical and Applied Climatology ,DOI:10.1007/s00704-013-1079-6    pdf

[17] Ramos A.M., Cordeiro Pires A., Sousa P.M., Trigo R.M. (2013) “The use of circulation weather types to predict upwelling activity along the western Iberian Peninsula coast “, Continental Shelf Research, 69, 38:51    pdf

[16] Trigo R.M., Barriopedro D., Ramos A.M., Parker D.E., Mühr B., Ehmann C., Bissolli P., Kennedy J.J. (2013) “Iberia, in State of the Climate in 2012 “, Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, 94 (8), S176-S178    pdf

[15] Cortesi N., Trigo R.M., Gonzalez-Hidalgo J.C.,  Ramos A.M. (2013) Modelling monthly precipitation with circulation weather types for a dense network of stations over Iberia . Hydrol. Earth Syst. Sci., 17, 665– 678, doi:10.5194/hess-17-665-2013   pdf

[14] Liberato M.L.R., Ramos A.M., Trigo R.M., Trigo I.F., Durán-Quesada A.M., Nieto R., Gimeno L. (2012) “Moisture Sources and Large-scale Dynamics Associated with a Flash Flood Event.” Lagrangian Modeling of the Atmosphere, Geophysical Monograph Series. DOI: 10.1029/2012GM001244   pdf

[13]  Lorenzo M.N., Taboada J.J.,  Lorenzo J.F., Ramos A.M. (2012) “Influence of climate on grape production and wine quality in the Rías Baixas, north-western Spain.”, Regional Environmental Change. doi: 10.1007/s10113-012-0387-1.   pdf

[12] de Lima Isabel, Santo F.E.,  Ramos A.M.,  de Lima João L.M.P. (2012) “Recent changes in daily precipitation and surface air temperature extremes in mainland Portugal, in the period 1941–2007.”, Atmospheric Research. doi: 10.1016/j.atmosres.2012.10.001.   pdf

[11] Gouveia C., Liberato M.L.R., DaCamara C.C., Trigo R.M., Ramos A.M. (2011) “Modelling past and future wine production in the Portuguese Douro Valley.”, Clim Res 48:349–362. doi:10.3354/cr01006.   pdf

[10] Ramos A.M., Ramos R., Sousa P., Trigo R.M., Janeira M., Prior V. (2011) “Cloud to ground lightning activity over Portugal and its association with Circulation Weather Types.”,  Atmospheric Research 101:84-101. doi: 10.1016/j.atmosres.2011.01.   pdf

[9] deCastro M., Gomez-Gesteira M., Ramos A.M., Álvarez I., deCastro P. (2011) “Effects of heat waves on human mortality, Galicia, Spain.”, Clim Res 48: 333–341. doi:10.3354/cr00988.   pdf

[8] Lorenzo M.N., Ramos A.M., Tabuada J.J., Gimeno L. (2011) “Changes in present and future circulation types frequency in northwest Iberian Peninsula.”, PLoS ONE 6(1):e16201. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0016201.   pdf

[7] Gómez-Gesteira M., Gimeno L., deCastro M., Lorenzo M.N., Alvarez I., Nieto R., Crespo A.J.C.,  Ramos A.M., Taboada J.J., Santo F.E., Barriopedro D., Trigo I.F. (2011) “The state of climate in NW Iberia.”, Clim Res 48:109–144.   pdf

[6] Ramos A.M., Trigo R.M., Santo F.E. (2011) “Evolution of extreme temperatures over Portugal: recent changes and future scenarios.” Clim Res 48:177–192. doi:10.3354/cr00934.   pdf

[5] Ramos A.M., Lorenzo M.N., Gimeno L. (2010) “Compatibility between modes of low frequency variability and Circulation Types: a case study of the North West Iberian Peninsula.”, J. Geophys. Res., 115, D02113, doi:10.1029/2009JD012194.   pdf

[4] Trigo R.M., Ramos A.M., Nogueira P., Santos F.D., Garcia-Herrera R., Gouveia C. and Santo F.E. (2009) “Evaluating the impact of extreme temperature based indices in the 2003 heatwave excessive mortality in Portugal.”, Environmental science & policy, Volume 12, 844 – 854., doi:10.1016/j.envsci.2009.07.007.   pdf

[3] Trigo R.M., Valente M.A., Trigo I.F., Miranda P.M., Ramos A.M., Paredes D, García-Herrera R (2008) “The Impact of North Atlantic Wind and Cyclone Trends on European Precipitation and Significant Wave Height in the Atlantic.”,  Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences, 1146, 212-234, doi: 10.1196/annals.1446.014   pdf

[2] Andrade, C, Freitas MC, Trigo RM, Gallego MC, Borges P, Ramos AM (2008) “Comparing Historic Records of Storm frequency and the North Atlantic Oscillation (NAO) chronology for the Azores region.”, The Holocene 2008; 18; 745.   pdf

[1] Trigo, R.M., Garcia-Herrera R., Paredes D., Ramos A. (2007) “Iberia, in State of the Climate in 2006.”, Arguez, A., ed., Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, 88, S106-S107.   pdf