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David João da Silva Carvalho

David João da Silva Carvalho

Post-Doctoral Research Fellow

  • Department: Environment and Planning Department
  • Research Group: Atmospheric Processes & Modelling
  • ISI Web of KnowledgeSM search factor : AU=(Carvalho D) AND AD=(Aveiro); Researcher ID: B-5299-2012


Academic degrees


2007 - Degree in Meteorology and Physical Oceanography (University of Aveiro)


2008 - BsC in Environmental Engineering (University of Aveiro)

2009 - MsC in Meteorology and Physical Oceanography (University of Aveiro)


2014 - PhD in Physics (specialization in Meteorology and Physical Oceanography)


Research Experience

April 2015 - Present: Post-Doc Fellow at CESAM


March 2011 - December 2014: PhD Schollar at University of Aveiro


June 2008 - March 2011: Scientific Research Fellow at the Institute of Mechanical Engineering and Industrial Management of the Engineering Faculty of University of Porto. Area: Wind Power (Wind Farm Planning, Analysis and Management of Meteorological Data, Energy Yields, Site Assessment)


 

Fields of study

Mesoscale and Microscale Atmospheric Numerical Modelling


Mesoscale/Microscale Coupling


Wind Energy


Climate Change

Scientific Supervision

In progress
Concluded

Projects

In progress
Concluded
  • CLICURB - Urban atmospheric quality, climate change and resilience See more
  • RESORT: High-resolution Rainfall EroSivity analysis and fORecasTing See more

Publications

WoS Papers (10)
Carvalho D., Rocha A., Gómez-Gesteira M., Santos C. (2012) A sensitivity study of the WRF model in wind simulation for an area of high wind energy. In: Environmental Modelling & Software. 33, 23-34.
Carvalho D., Rocha A., Gómez-Gesteira M. (2012) Ocean surface wind simulation forced by different reanalyses: Comparison with observed data along the Iberian Peninsula coast. In: Ocean Modelling. 56, 31-42.
Carvalho D., Rocha A., Santos C.S., Pereira R. (2013) Wind resource modelling in complex terrain using different mesoscale-microscale coupling techniques. In: Applied Energy. 108, 493-504.
Carvalho, D., Rocha, A., Gómez-Gesteira, M., Alvarez, I., Silva Santos, C. (2013) Comparison between CCMP, QuikSCAT and buoy winds along the Iberian Peninsula coast. In: Remote Sensing Of Environment. 137 , 173-183.
Carvalho D., Rocha A., Gómez-Gesteira M., Silva Santos C. (2014) WRF wind simulation and wind energy production estimates forced by different reanalyses: Comparison with observed data for Portugal. In: Applied Energy. 117, 116–126
Alvarez I., Gomez-Gesteira M., Decastro M., Carvalho D. (2014) Comparison of different wind products and buoy wind data with seasonality and interannual climate variability in the southern Bay of Biscay (2000-2009). In: Deep-sea Research Part Ii-topical Studies In Oceanography. 106, 38-48.
Carvalho D., Rocha A., Gomez-Gesteira M., Santos C.S. (2014) Sensitivity of the WRF model wind simulation and wind energy production estimates to planetary boundary layer parameterizations for onshore and offshore areas in the Iberian Peninsula. In: Applied Energy. 135, 234-246.
Carvalho D., Rocha A., Gomez-Gesteira M., Santos C.S. (2014) Comparison of reanalyzed, analyzed, satellite-retrieved and NWP modelled winds with buoy data along the Iberian Peninsula coast. In: Remote Sensing Of Environment. 152, 480-492.
Carvalho D., Rocha A., Gomez-Gesteira M., Santos C.S. (2014) Offshore wind energy resource simulation forced by different reanalyses: Comparison with observed data in the Iberian Peninsula. In: Applied Energy. 134, 57-64.
Monteiro A., Gama C., Candido M., Ribeiro I., Carvalho D., Lopes M. (2016) Investigating ozone high levels and the role of sea breeze on its transport. In: Atmospheric Pollution Research. 7, 2, 339-347.
Other Papers (1)
Carvalho D. , Rocha A., Santos C., Pereira R. (2013) Wind resource modelling in complex terrain using different mesoscale–microscale coupling techniques. In: 108,
Books (0)
Book Chapter (1)
Carvalho, D., Marta-Almeida, M., Sá, E., Fernandes, A.P., Rafael, S., Freitas, S., Valente, J., Rodrigues, V., Sorte, S., Monteiro, A., Martins, H (2015) CLICURB - Qualidade da Atmosfera Urbana, Alterações Climáticas e Resiliência. . In: C. Borrego et al.. (EDS.), Aveiro. Departamento de Ambiente e Ordenamento, Centro de Estudos do Ambiente e do Mar. 37-46. 978-989-98673-5-2.
Thesis (2)
Carvalho D. (2009) Optimização do modelo numérico de previsão do tempo WRF no contexto de previsão e produção de energia eólica. In: MSc Thesis.
David Carvalho (2014) Wind energy resource modelling in Portugal and its future large-scale large scale alteration due to anthropogenic induced climate changes. In: PhD Thesis.
Communications (8)
Carvalho D., Dias J.M. (2008) Modelação Hidrodinâmica do Estuário do Tejo. In:
Carvalho D., Dias J.M. (2008) “Estudo da Propagação da Maré no Estuário do Tejo. In:
Valentim J., Carvalho D., Dias J.M. (2010) Simulação Numérica de Padrões de Maré no Estuário do Tejo. In:
Álvarez, I., Gómez-Gesteira, M., DeCastro, M., Santos, F., Carvalho, D (2012) Comparison of wind vectors from CCMP and buoy data along the southern limit of the Bay of Biscay. In:
David Carvalho, Rui Pereira, Carlos Santos, Ricardo Guedes, Alfredo Rocha (2012) Use of Mesoscale Results in WAsP - Use of a Geostrophic Approach. In:
Carvalho, D., Rocha, A. , Gómez-Gesteira, M., Alvarez, I., Silva Santos, C. (2013) Comparison between QuikSCAT and measured wind data along the Iberian Peninsula coast. In:
Carvalho D. , Rocha A., Gómez-Gesteira M., Alvarez I., Silva Santos C. (2013) Comparison between different QuikSCAT products, Cross-Calibrated Multi-Platform ocean wind vectors and buoy winds along the Iberian Peninsula coast. In:
Carvalho D. (2013) Alternatives to measured wind data for the offshore wind resource assessment. In:
Other Publications (0)

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