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  Jesús M. Pedreira Dubert  
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  e-mail: jdubert@ua.pt  
  Category: Assistant Professor  
  Department: Physics  
  Research group: Oceanography and Marine Geology
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Concluded Projects

-"Assessing the impact of hydrodynamical forcing on the survival of small pelagic fish early life stages of western Iberia (SURVIVAL)", PRAXIS/P/CTE/11282/1998, 1999-2002. -“ProRecruit - Shelf processes controlling recruitment to littoral populations in an eastern oceanic boundary: using barnacles and crabs as models” , BSE/36663/99-00, 2001-2004. -“ZOTRACOS- Hydrodynamic and biogeochemical characterisation of the NW Iberian coastal transition zone during the downwelling season” .MINISTÉRIO ESPANHOL DE CIÊNCIA E TECNOLOGIA, 2004-2007. -“Genetic and morphological differentiation in estuarine organisms with contrasting dispersal patterns along a geographical gradient”, POCTI/BSE/45672/2002, 2003-2005. - “LobAssess- Norway lobster stocks in Portugal: Basis for assessment using information on larval production and ecology”, POCTI/BIA-BDE/59426/2004, 2005-2008. -“EMNOCM –.Electromagnetic sensors network for ocean currents monitoring” POCTI/CTA/44062/2002, 2005-2008. -“PROFIT- Interdisciplinary study of processes underlying the phytoplankton dynamics in the Portuguese upwelling system”.PDCTE/CTA/50386/2003, 2004-2007. -“CLIBECO-Climate changes in the Iberian Upwelling Ecosystem: a regional retrospective and scenario study approach”, POCI/CLI/57752/2004. 2006-2009.

Main scientific area of research:
Physical Oceanography, Ocean Modelling

Other scientific areas of interest:

-Applications of three-dimensional oceanic numerical models to interdisciplinary problems.

-Fisheries, Physics-Biology Interactions, water pollution in coastal seas.
Citation Metrics of Publications (Scopus)



- Total Articles in Publication List: 40
- Sum of the Times Cited: 912
Sum without self-citaions: 583
h-index: 15
Last Updated: 28/01/2016

Personal Data
Born in A Corunha (Spain), September 23th 1964
Married, three daughters.

-1989, Licenciatura en Física Teórica, (Theoretical Physics BsC). Universidad Autónoma de Madrid, Spain.
-1993, Diplôme d'Etudes Approfondies, (DEA), Physical Oceanography, Université de Bretagne Occidentale, Brest, France
-1998, Thèse de Doctorat (PhD), Physical Oceanography, Université de Bretagne Occidentale, Brest, France

Actividade profissional:
1998, Assistant Professor, Physics Department, Aveiro University
1992-1997 Grants from Spanish Government and CNRS-FRANCE at ‘Univerté de Bretagne Occidentale- IFREMER’, Brest, (FRANCE)
1991- Grant from Spanish Government at ‘Faculdade de Ciências da Universidade de Lisboa’

Scientific Supervision
PhD (Main Supervisor): Nuno Gonçalo Ferreira Cordeiro
PhD (Main Supervisor): Enoque Canganjo Vasco

Post-doc (Main Supervisor): Rosa Reboreda
(ex-CESAM member)
Post-doc (Main Supervisor): Fabiola Negreiros Amorim
(ex-CESAM member)
Post-doc (Main Supervisor): João D. Lencart e Silva
(ex-CESAM member)

PhD (Main Supervisor): Ana Cordeiro Pires
(ex-CESAM member)
PhD (Main Supervisor): Rosa Reboreda
(ex-CESAM member)
PhD (Co-supervisor): César Filipe Barbosa Ribeiro
(ex-CESAM member)

Bolsa de investigaçao de projecto (Main Supervisor): Nuno Gonçalo Ferreira Cordeiro
Bolsa de investigaçao de projecto (Main Supervisor): Carlos Rafael Vieira Rocha
(ex-CESAM member)

Tools for the transition to spatial management of coastal resources: the stalked barnacle fishery in SW Europe [see details]

MCES - The Economic Valuation and Governance of Marine and Coastal Ecosystem Services [see details]

LarvalSources - Assessing the ecological performance of marine protected area (MPA) networks [see details]

RAIA.CO: Marine and coastal observatory of Iberian Margin [see details]

IMPROVE: Inner shelf hydrographic and biological processes controlling invertebrate population in the Portuguese coast, using decapods as models [see details]

HAB-SPOT: Harmful Algal Bloom dynamics - Shelf Processes of Transport and retention Offshore Aveiro [see details]

HERMIONE - Hotspot Ecosystem Research and Man’s Impact on European Seas [see details]

RAIA - Oceanic Observatory of the Iberian Margin [see details]

ISCAD – Inner shore circulation and dispersion patterns: Interactions with estuarine systems. [see details]

Connect – Connectivity of marine populations assessed with genetic and numerical modelling tools [see details]

CLIBECO-Climate changes in the Iberian Upwelling Ecosystem: a regional retrospective and scenario study approach [see details]

EMNOCM-ElectroMagnetic Network for Oceanic Currents Monitoring [see details]

PROFIT- Interdisciplinary study of processes underlying the phytoplankton dynamics in the Portuguese upwelling system [see details]

  1. Pires A.C., Nolasco R., Rocha A., Ramos A.M., Dubert J. (2016) Climate change in the Iberian Upwelling System: a numerical study using GCM downscaling. Climate Dynamics. 47, 1-2, 451-464. (see details) ISI paper
    Link: http://link.springer.com/article/10.1007%2Fs00382-015-2848-y#/page-1
  2. Teles-Machado A., Peliz A., McWilliams J.C., Dubert J., Le Cann B. (2016) Circulation on the Northwestern Iberian Margin: Swoddies. Progress In Oceanography. 140, 116-133. (see details) ISI paper
  3. Gomes I., Peteiro L.G., Albuquerque R., Nolasco R., Dubert J., Swearer S.E., Queiroga H. (2016) Wandering mussels: using natural tags to identify connectivity patterns among Marine Protected Areas. Marine Ecology Progress Series. 552, 159-176. (see details) ISI paper
  4. Reboreda R., Castro C.G., Alvarez-Salgado X.A., Nolasco R., Cordeiro N.G.F., Queiroga H., Dubert J. (2015) Oxygen in the Iberian margin: A modeling study. Progress In Oceanography. 131, 1-20. (see details) ISI paper
    Link: http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0079661114001529
  5. Cordeiro N.G.F., Nolasco R., Cordeiro-Pires A., Barton E.D., Dubert J. (2015) Filaments on the Western Iberian Margin: A modeling study. Journal Of Geophysical Research-oceans. 120, 8, 5400-5416. (see details) ISI paper
  6. Reboreda R., Cordeiro N.G.F., Nolasco R., Castro C.G., Alvarez-Salgado X.A., Queiroga H., Dubert J. (2014) Modeling the seasonal and interannual variability (2001-2010) of chlorophyll-a in the Iberian margin. Journal Of Sea Research. 93, 133-149. (see details) ISI paper
    Link: http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1385110114000756
  7. Reboreda, R., Nolasco, R., Castro C. G., Álvarez-Salgado, X. A., Cordeiro G. F. N., Queiroga, H., Dubert, J. (2014) Seasonal cycle of plankton production in the Iberian margin based on a high resolution ocean model. Journal Of Marine Systems. 139, 396-408. (see details) ISI paper
    Link: http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0924796314002048
  8. Pires A.C., Nolasco R., Rocha A., Ramos A.M., Dubert J. (2014) Global climate models as forcing for regional ocean modeling: a sensitivity study in the Iberian Basin (Eastern North Atlantic). Climate Dynamics. 43, 3-4, 1083-1102. (see details) ISI paper
  9. Carton X., Le Cann B., Serpette A., Dubert J. (2013) Interactions of surface and deep anticyclonic eddies in the Bay of Biscay. Journal Of Marine Systems. 109-110, S45-S59. (see details) ISI paper
    Link: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jmarsys.2011.09.014
  10. Cordeiro Pires A., Nolasco R., Dubert J. (2013) On the origin of summer upwelled waters on the Western Iberian Margin. Journal Of Coastal Research. Special Issue, 65, 1993-1998. (see details) ISI paper
    Link: http://ics2013.org/papers/Paper3842_rev.pdf
  11. Cordeiro Pires A., Nolasco R., Rocha A., Dubert J. (2013) Assessing future climate change in the Iberian Upwelling System. Journal Of Coastal Research. Special Issue, 65, 1909-1914. (see details) ISI paper
    Link: http://ics2013.org/papers/Paper3826_rev.pdf
  12. Rocha, C., Cordeiro, N., Nolasco R., Dubert J. (2013) Numerical modelling of the phytoplankton patterns in an upwelling event off the NW Iberian Margin. Journal Of Coastal Research. Special Issue, 65, 117-122. (see details) ISI paper
    Link: http://ics2013.org/papers/Paper4380_rev.pdf
  13. Nolasco R., Dubert J., Domingues C.P., Pires A.C., Queiroga H. (2013) Model-derived connectivity patterns along the western Iberian Peninsula: asymmetrical larval flow and source-sink cell. Marine Ecology Progress Series. 485, 123-142. (see details) ISI paper
  14. Nolasco R., Cordeiro-Pires A., Cordeiro N., Le Cann B., Dubert J. (2013) A high-resolution modeling study of the Western Iberian Margin mean and seasonal upper ocean circulation. Ocean Dynamics. 63, 9-10, 1041-1062. (see details) ISI paper
    Link: http://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s10236-013-0647-8
  15. Domingues C.P., Nolasco R., Dubert J., Queiroga H. (2012) Model-derived dispersal pathways from multiple source populations explain variability of invertebrate larval supply. Plos One. 7, 4, e35794 (see details) ISI paper
    Link: http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0035794
  16. Marta-Almeida M., Reboreda R., Rocha C., Dubert J., Nolasco R., Cordeiro N., Luna T., Rocha A., Lencart e Silva J.D., Queiroga H., Peliz A., Ruiz-Villarreal M. (2012) Towards Operational Modeling and Forecasting of the Iberian Shelves Ecosystem. Plos One. 7, 5:e37343, 12 pp (see details) ISI paper
    Link: http://dx.plos.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0037343
  17. Rezende L., Silva P.A., Cirano M., Peliz A., Dubert J. (2011) Mean Circulation, Seasonal Cycle, and Eddy Interactions in the Eastern Brazilian Margin, a Nested ROMS Model. Journal Of Coastal Research. 27, 2, 329–347 (see details) ISI paper
    Link: http://dx.doi.org/10.2112/JCOASTRES-D-10-00059.1
  18. Domingues C.P., Almeida M.J., Dubert J., Nolasco R., Cordeiro N., Waap S., Sequeira A., Tavares S., Queiroga H. (2011) Supply of crab larvae to an estuary in the eastern Atlantic upwelling system exhibits predictable and haphazard variation at different temporal scales. Marine Ecology Progress Series. 425, 113-124. (see details) ISI paper
    Link: http://dx.doi.org/10.3354/meps08992
  19. Pinheiro L.M., Song H., Ruddick B., Dubert J., Ambar I., Mustafa K., Bezerra R. (2010) Detailed 2-D imaging of the Mediterranean Outflow and Meddies off W Iberia from Multichannel Seismic Data. Journal Of Marine Systems. 79, 89-100. (see details) ISI paper
    Link: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jmarsys.2009.07.004
  20. Oliveira P.B., Nolasco R., Dubert J., Moita T., Peliz A. (2009) Surface temperature, chlorophyll and advection patterns during a summer upwelling event off central Portugal. Continental Shelf Research. 29, 5-6, 759-774. (see details) ISI paper
    Link: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.csr.2008.08.004
  21. Peliz A., Teles-Machado A., Marchesiello P., Dubert J., Lafuente J.G. (2009) Filament generation off the Strait of Gibraltar in response to Gap winds. Dynamics Of Atmospheres And Oceans. 46, 1-4, 36-45. (see details) ISI paper
    Link: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.dynatmoce.2008.08.002
  22. Peliz, A., Marchesiello , P., Santos, A. M. P., Dubert, J., Teles-Machado, A., Marta-Almeida, M., Le Cann, B. (2008) Surface Circulation in the Gulf of Cadiz. Part 2: The Gulf of Cadiz Slope Current. Journal Of Geophysical Research. 114, c3, (see details) ISI paper
  23. Marta-Almeida, M., Dubert, J., Peliz, A, dos Santos, A., Queiroga, H. (2008) A modelling study of the Norway lobster larvae dispersal in southern Portugal: predictions of larval wastage and self-recruitment in the Algarve stock. Can, J. Fish Aquat. Sci. 65, 10, 2253-2268. (see details) ISI paper
  24. Martins V., Dubert J., Jouanneau J.M., Weber O., da Silva E.F., Patinha C., Dias J.M.A., Rocha F. (2007) A multiproxy approach of the Holocene evolution of shelf-slope circulation on the NW Iberian Continental Shelf. Mar Geol. 239, 1-18. (see details) ISI paper
    Link: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.margeo.2006.11.001
  25. Silva P. A., Ramos M., Almeida M., Dubert J. (2007) Water Exchange Mechanisms Between Ria de Aveiro and the Atlantic Ocean. Journal Of Coastal Research. 39, Special Issue , 1622-162. (see details) ISI paper
  26. Teles-Machado A., Peliz A., Dubert J., Sánchez R.F. (2007) On the onset of the Gulf of Cadiz Coastal Countercurrent. Geophys Res Lett. 34, L12601, (see details) ISI paper
    Link: http://www.agu.org/pubs/crossref/2007/2007GL030091.shtml
  27. Relvas P., Barton E.D., Dubert J., Oliveira P.B., Peliz A., da Silva J.C.B., Santos A.M.P. (2007) Physical oceanography of the western Iberia ecosystem: Latest views and challenges. Prog Oceanogr. 74, 2-3, 174-191. (see details) ISI paper
    Link: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.pocean.2007.04.021
  28. Queiroga, H., Cruz, T., dos Santos, A., Dubert, J. , González-Gordillo, J. I., Paula, J., Peliz, A., Santos, A. M. P. (2007) Oceanographic and behavioural processes affecting invertebrate larval dispersal and supply in the western Iberia upwelling ecosystem. Progress In Oceanography. 74, 2-3, 174-191. (see details) ISI paper
    Link: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.pocean.2007.04.007
  29. Peliz A., Dubert J., Marchesiello P., Teles-Machado A. (2007) Surface Circulation in the Gulf of Cadiz: Model and Mean Flow Structure. J Geophys Res. 112, C11015, (see details) ISI paper
  30. Peliz A., Marchesiello P., Dubert J., Marta-Almelda M., Roy C., Queiroga H. (2007) A study of crab larvae dispersal on the Western Iberian Shelf: Physical processes. Journal Of Marine Systems. 68, 1-2, 215-236. (see details) ISI paper
  31. Queiroga H., Cruz T., dos Santos A., Dubert J., Gonzalez-Gordillo J.I., Paula J., Peliz A., Santos A.M.P. (2007) Oceanographic and behavioural processes affecting invertebrate larval dispersal and supply in the western Iberia upwelling ecosystem. Progress In Oceanography. 74, 2-3, 174-191. (see details) ISI paper
  32. Marta-Almeida M., Dubert J., Peliz A., Queiroga H. (2006) Influence of vertical migration pattern on retention of crab larvae in the shelf in a seasonal upwelling system. Marine Ecology Progress Series. 307, 19-Jan. (see details) ISI paper
  33. Marta-Almeida, M., Dubert, J. (2006) The structure of tides in the Western Iberian region. Continental Shelf Research. 26, 385, 385-400. (see details) ISI paper
  34. Peliz A., Dubert J., Santos A.M.P., Cann B. Le. (2005) Winter Upper Ocean Circulation in the Western Iberia Basin. Fronts, Eddies and Poleward Flows: An Overview. Deepsea Research . 52, I, 621-646. (see details) ISI paper
  35. Oliveira P.B., Peliz A., Dubert J., Rosa T., Santos A.M.P. (2004) Winter geostrophic currents and eddies in the western Iberia coastal transition zone. Deep Sea Research I. 51, 361-381. (see details) ISI paper
  36. Peliz A., Santos A.M.P., Oliveira P.B., Dubert J. (2004) Extreme cross-shelf transport induced by eddy interactions southwest of Iberia in winter 2001. Geophysical Research Letters. 31, L08301 (see details) ISI paper
    Link: http://dx.doi.org/10.1029/2004GL019618
  37. Santos A.M.P., Peliz A., Ré P., Dubert J., Oliveira P.B., Angélico M.M. (2004) Impact of a winter upwelling event on the distribution and transport of sardine eggs and larvae off western Iberia: A retention mechanism. Continental Shelf Research. 24, 149-165. (see details) ISI paper
  38. Peliz A, Dubert J., Haidvogel D.A. (2003) Subinertial Response of a Density Driven Eastern Boundary Poleward Current to Wind Forcing. J. Phys. Oceangraphy.. 33, 1633-1650. (see details) ISI paper
  39. Peliz A, Dubert J., Haidvogel D.A., Le Cann B. (2003) Generation and unstable evolution of a density-driven EasternPoleward Current: The Iberian Poleward Current. J. Geophys. Res.. (C8), 108(C8), (see details) ISI paper
    Link: doi:10.1029/2002JC001443
  1. Pires, Ana C. (em curso) Estudo da conectividade entre populações marinhas com ferramentas de modelação numérica: situação presente e cenários futuros. PhD Thesis. (see details)
  2. Reboreda, R. (em curso) Modeling the Biogeochemical Dynamics of the Iberian upwelling system. PhD Thesis. (see details)
  3. Bucair N.M. (2013) Detecção Remota para Distinção de Fitoplâncton na Costa Portuguesa. MSc Thesis. (see details)
  4. Pires A.C. (2013) Modelação da circulação na Margem Ibérica Ocidental: presente e futuro. PhD Thesis. (see details)
  5. Reboreda, R. (2013) Modelling the biogeochemical dynamics of the Iberian upwelling system. [supervisor] (see details)
  6. Rocha Carlos Rafael Vieira (2011) Biogeochemical Modelling of the NW Iberian Margin. MSc Thesis. (see details)
    Link: http://hdl.handle.net/10773/9576
  7. Cordeiro, N. (2009) Estudo do Afloramento Ibérico: Filamentos e Climatologia Superficial. MSc Thesis. (see details)
    Link: http://ria.ua.pt/handle/10773/2634
  8. Luna, TMC (2009) Estudo da dispersão de poluentes, aplicado a um parque de energia das ondas. MSc Thesis. (see details)
    Link: http://biblioteca.sinbad.ua.pt/teses/2010000224
  9. Soares R. (2009) Estudo de um evento de afloramento e relaxamento na região costeira de Aveiro. MSc Thesis. (see details)
  1. I.G. Teixeira, F.G. Figueiras, J. Dubert, H. Queiroga (2016) The Iberian Upwelling System: what to expect in the future?. (see details)
  2. Génio L., Hilário A., Nolasco R., Dubert J., Cunha M.R. (2010) Amphi-Atlantic chemosymbiotic mussel species “Bathymodiolus” mauritanicus: insights into larval dispersal using physical modeling. (see details)
  3. Dubert J., Nolasco R., Génio L., Hilário A., Cunha M.R., Queiroga H. (2010) Numerical models of ocean circulation as a tool to assess deep-sea larval dispersal and connectivity. (see details)
  4. Oliveira P. B., Lencart e Silva J. D., Marta-Almeida M., Nolasco R., Dubert J. (2010) Inner-shelf Response to an Early Spring Upwelling Event Off NW Portugal. ESA Living Planet Symposium (Eds. H. Lacoste & H. Xerxes), ESA SP-686 (CD-ROM), ESA Publications Division, European Space Agency, Noordwijk, The Netherlands. (see details)
  5. Domingues C.P., Nolasco R., Waap S., Moreira P., Dubert J., Queiroga H. (2010) Use and validation of an individual-based coupled physical biological model to describe dispersal and supply of invertebrate larva. In 9th Larval Biology Symposium. (see details)
  6. Mendes R., Dias J.M., Pinheiro L.M. (2009) Numerical Modeling Estimation of the Spread of Maritime Oil Spills in Ria de Aveiro Lagoon. (see details)
  7. Cunha M.R., Queiroga H. , Dubert J. , Génio L. , Hilário A. , Moura C.J. , Nolasco R. (2009) Oceanographic processes as dispersal and/or retention mechanisms with relevance for deep-sea ecossystems’ biodiversity and connectivity. (see details)
  8. Nolasco, R., Dubert, J., Pires, A. C., Peliz, A. (2009) Interactions between the Mediterranean undercurrent and the surface circulation off Western Iberia. (see details)
  9. Teles-Machado, A., A. Peliz, J. Dubert, J. Garcia-Lafuente (2007) Flow structure and sub-inertial variability studies near the Strait of Gibraltar. (see details)
    Link: http://www.cosis.net/abstracts/EGU2007/04086/EGU2007-J-04086-1.pdf?PHPSE...
  10. Peliz, A, J. Dubert , A. Teles-Machado (2007) On the eastern forcing of the Azores Current. (see details)
    Link: http://www.cosis.net/abstracts/EGU2007/03035/EGU2007-J-03035-1.pdf
  11. Oliveira, P.B., Nolasco, R., Peliz, A., Dubert, J. (2007) Upwelling intensification and relaxation off central Portugal in summer 2005 from satellite data and numerical models. (see details)
    Link: http://www.cosis.net/abstracts/EGU2007/04557/EGU2007-J-04557-1.pdf
  12. Marta-Almeida, M., Dubert, J., Peliz, A., Queiroga, H. (2006) Influence of vertical migration pattern on retention of crab larvae in a seasonal upwelling system. (see details)
  13. Otero P, Villarreal M. Ruiz, Peliz A., Dubert Jesús (2006) Variability of the Western Iberian Buoyant Plume to wind events. (see details)
  14. Otero P., Villarreal M.Ruiz, Peliz A., Dubert J. (2006) Variability of Shelf Circulation Off Northwest Iberia During the Downwelling Season. (see details)
  15. Teles-Machado A., Teles-Machado, A., Peliz A., Peliz, A., Dubert J., Dubert, J. (2006) A modelling study of the Gulf of Cadiz Coastal Countercurrent. (see details)
  16. Teles-Machado A., Peliz A., Dubert J. (2006) A modelling study of the Gulf of Cadiz Coastal Countercurrent. (see details)
  17. Peliz A, Teles-Machado A.M., Dubert J., Marchesiello P., Sanchez R. (2006) Surface circulation in the Gulf of Cadiz: The different processes at play in a modelling study. (see details)
  18. Rezende L.F, Silva P., Peliz A., Dubert J., Cirano M. (2006) The Eastern Brazilian Shelf: Cross- Shelf Eddy Interactions and Validation on Altimeter Data. (see details)
  19. Ruiz Villareal M, Otero P., Conde P., Peliz A., Dubert J. (2006) The Iberian Poleward Current around North and Northwest Iberia. (see details)
  20. Peliz A., Dubert J., Teles-Machado A., Marchesiello P. (2006) Numerical Studies of the Gulf of Cadiz Circulation. (see details)
  21. Marta-Almeida, M., Dubert, J., Peliz, A., Queiroga, H. (2005) Retention of crab larvae in shelf waters of upwelling systems: the role of vertical migration. (see details)
  22. Cruz, T., Fernandes, J., Queiroga, H., Domingues, C., Oliveira, S., Oliveira, P. B., Dubert, J., Castro, J. J., Hawkins, S. J., Grantham, B. (2005) Recruitment of Chthamalus spp. in western Portugal: regional, interannual and daily variability. (see details)
  1. MCES The Economic Valuation and Governance of Marine and Coastal Ecosystem Services. Progress Report Task A4. Study Site Characterization - Assessment of the status and trends of marine and coastal Ecosystem Services. . (see details)