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  David João da Silva Carvalho  
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  e-mail: david.carvalho@ua.pt  
  Category: Post-Doc Fellow  
  Department: Environment and Planning Department  
  Research group: Atmospheric Processes and Modelling
 
ISI Web of KnowledgeSM search factor: AU=(Carvalho D) AND AD=(Aveiro); Researcher ID: B-5299-2012  
  Direct URL for this page: http://www.cesam.ua.pt/dcarvalho  
     
Fields of study

Mesoscale and Microscale Atmospheric Numerical Modelling


Mesoscale/Microscale Coupling


Wind Energy


Climate Change

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)


 

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)


Projects
CLICURB - Urban atmospheric quality, climate change and resilience [see details]

RESORT: High-resolution Rainfall EroSivity analysis and fORecasTing [see details]

Publications
  1. 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. Atmospheric Pollution Research. 7, 2, 339-347. (see details) ISI paper
    Link: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.apr.2015.10.013
  2. 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. Applied Energy. 117, 116–126 (see details) ISI paper
    Link: http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0306261913009847
  3. 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). Deep-sea Research Part Ii-topical Studies In Oceanography. 106, 38-48. (see details) ISI paper
    Link: http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S096706451300369X
  4. 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. Applied Energy. 135, 234-246. (see details) ISI paper
  5. 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. Remote Sensing Of Environment. 152, 480-492. (see details) ISI paper
    Link: 10.1016/j.rse.2014.07.017
  6. 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. Applied Energy. 134, 57-64. (see details) ISI paper
    Link: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.apenergy.2014.08.018
  7. Carvalho D., Rocha A., Santos C.S., Pereira R. (2013) Wind resource modelling in complex terrain using different mesoscale-microscale coupling techniques. Applied Energy. 108, 493-504. (see details) ISI paper
    Link: http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0306261913002705
  8. 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. Remote Sensing Of Environment. 137 , 173-183. (see details) ISI paper
    Link: http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0034425713001983
  9. 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. Environmental Modelling & Software. 33, 23-34. (see details) ISI paper
    Link: http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1364815212000382
  10. 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. Ocean Modelling. 56, 31-42. (see details) ISI paper
    Link: http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1463500312001060
  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) Fatores de resiliência. In: C. Borrego et al.. (EDS.), CLICURB - Qualidade da Atmosfera Urbana, Alterações Climáticas e Resiliência. . Aveiro. Departamento de Ambiente e Ordenamento, Centro de Estudos do Ambiente e do Mar. 37-46. 978-989-98673-5-2. (see details)
  1. David Carvalho (2014) Wind energy resource modelling in Portugal and its future large-scale large scale alteration due to anthropogenic induced climate changes. PhD Thesis. (see details)
  2. Carvalho D. (2009) Optimização do modelo numérico de previsão do tempo WRF no contexto de previsão e produção de energia eólica. MSc Thesis. (see details)
    Link: http://ria.ua.pt/handle/10773/2646
  1. 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. (see details)
  2. 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. (see details)
  3. Carvalho D. (2013) Alternatives to measured wind data for the offshore wind resource assessment. (see details)
  4. 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. (see details)
  5. David Carvalho, Rui Pereira, Carlos Santos, Ricardo Guedes, Alfredo Rocha (2012) Use of Mesoscale Results in WAsP - Use of a Geostrophic Approach. (see details)
  6. Valentim J., Carvalho D., Dias J.M. (2010) Simulação Numérica de Padrões de Maré no Estuário do Tejo. (see details)
  7. Carvalho D., Dias J.M. (2008) Modelação Hidrodinâmica do Estuário do Tejo. (see details)
  8. Carvalho D., Dias J.M. (2008) “Estudo da Propagação da Maré no Estuário do Tejo. (see details)