Dr. David K. Adams

Hidrología y Meteorología

Investigador Titular A
de Tiempo Completo (2012 - Present)

Centro de Ciencias de la Atmósfera
Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México
Circuito Exterior s/n,
Ciudad Universitaria
Del. Coyoacán, 04510 México D.F.

Teléfono: (55) 56 22 40 84
Fax: (55) 56 22 07 89

Correo electrónico:dave.k.adams@gmail.com

 

Formación Académica

- Doctorado en 2003, University of Arizona, EUA

- Maestría en 1995, University of Arizona, EUA

- Licenciatura 1993, University of California, Berkeley, EUA

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Perfil de investigación

- Convección Atmosférica, Termodinámica  Atmosférica, Meteorología Tropical, Meteorología GPS/GNSS

Cursos Impartidos

- Sistema Atmosférico (Licenciatura)

- Meteorología Tropical (Licenciatura)

- Convección Atmosférica (Maestría y Doctorado)

- Meteorología Dinámica (Maestría y Doctorado)

Alumnos

PhD Degree

- Omar Ramos Pérez (expected graduation 2019) (UNAM, Mexico)

Master's Degree

- Maria Isabel González Garcia (expected graduation 2018) (UNAM, Mexico)

- Karen De Los Rios (expected graduation 2018) (UDFJC, Colombia)

- Alfredo Valdes (expected graduation 2018)

Undergraduate Degree

- Diana Islas (expected graduation 2016) (UNAM, Mexico)

- Lourdes Fierro (expected graduation 2016) (UNAM, Mexico)

- René Ortega (expected graduation 2017) (IPN, Mexico)

- Paloma Tonally (expected graduation 2017) (IPN, Mexico)

Desempeño profesional

- (2012-presente) Profesor Afiliado, Department of Atmospheric Sciences, University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona, EUA.

- (2007-presente) Profesor Afiliado, Programa de Clima y Medio Ambiente, Universidade do Estado do Amazonas/Instituto Nacional de Pesquisa da Amazônia, Manaus, Amazonas, Brasil.

- (2006) Profesor Visitante, Departmento de Ciencias Atmosféricas, Universidade Federal de Campina Grande, Campina Grande, Paraiba, Brasil.

- (2005) Instructor, Southwestern College, School of Mathematics, Science and Engineering.  Chula Vista, California, EUA.

- ( 2003 - 2004) Investigador Postdoctoral (Postgraduate Research Atmospheric Scientist, Step V), Center for Atmospheric Sciences, Scripps Institution of Oceanography, University of California, San Diego, EUA.

Proyectos vigentes

- La Red Densa de Meteorología GNSS de Amazonia (2011 - a la fecha).

-Study of Mesoscale Convective Systems in Mexico using GPS Technology
Investigador responsable
Funding Organization: Programa de Apoyo a Proyectos de Investigación e Innovación Tecnológica, UNAM

- Collaborative use of GPS meteorology for understanding large to small-scale water vapor/deep convection interactions in the southwestern US and Mexico.
UC_MEXUS
Responsibility: Co-Principal Investigator,  Co-Pi. J. Haase, Scripps Institution of Oceanography, UCSD Co-Pi. Y. Bock, Scripps Institution of Oceanography, UCSD

Artículos recientes

- Lintner, B. D.K. Adams, K. A. Schiro, A. Stansfield, A. da Rocha, and J. D. Neelin, 2016: Relationships among climatological moisture vertical structure, column water vapor, and precipitation over the central Amazon in observations and CMIP5 models, submitted to Geophysical Research Letters

-Thang M. Luong, T. M. C. L. Castro, H. Chang, Timothy Lahmers, David K. Adams, and Carlos A. Ochoa-Moya, 2016: The More Extreme Nature of North American Monsoon Precipitation in t he Southwestern U.S. as Revealed by a Historical Climatology of Simulated Severe Weather Events, submitted to Journal of Applied Meteorology and Climatology.

- Adams, D. K., H. M. J. Barbosa and K. De Los Rios, 2016: A spatiotemporal water vapor/deep convection correlation metric derived from the Amazon Dense GNSS Meteorological Network, Monthly Weather Review, DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1175/MWR-D-16-0140.1

- Schiro, K. A., J. D. Neelin, D. K. Adams, and B. R. Lintner, 2016: Deep Convection and Column Water Vapor over Tropical Land vs. Tropical Ocean: A comparison between the Amazon and the Tropical Western Pacific. Journal of the Atmospheric Sciences, 73, 403 -4063.

- Granados-Olivas, A., C. Eastoe, L. C. Alatorre-Cejudo, D. Adams, Y. L. Serra, V. H. Esquivel-
Ceballos, F. A. Vázquez-Gálvez, M. E. Giner, 2016: Induced Aquifer Recharge Using Green
Infrastructure in Ciudad Juarez, Chihuahua Mexico: Policy for Potential Solutions to Small
Scale Flooding, Journal of Contemporary Water Research and Education (Invited Submission)

- Adams, D. K., A. Q. Isaias, and C. Lizárraga (2016), The North American monsoon: Models versus observations, Eos, 97, doi:10.1029/2016EO043151.

- Serra, Yolande, John Braun, David K. Adams, 2016: Observing the Intra-Americas Sea Climate: Existing and Emerging Technologies, CLIVAR Exchanges, 14(1), 1-10.
https://usclivar.org/sites/default/files/documents/2016/Variations2016Winter_0.pdf
(Invited Submission)

- Minjarez-Sosa, Carlos M., Christopher L. Castro, Kenneth L. Cummins, Julio Waismann and
David K. Adams, 2016: An improved QPE Over Complex Terrain Employing Cloud to Ground
Lightning Occurrences. Journal of Applied Meteorology and Climatology (accepted with
revisions).

- Castro, Christopher L., Jeremy Mazon, David K. Adams, Hsin-I Chang, Carlos M. Carrillo, and John J. Brost, 2016: Objective Climatological Analysis of Extreme Weather Events in Arizona during the North American Monsoon, Journal of Applied Meteorology and Climatology, DOI:
http://dx.doi.org/10.1175/JAMC-D-16-0075.1.

- Lahmers, Timothy M., Christopher L. Castro, David K. Adams, Yolande L. Serra, John J. Brost, Thang Luong, 2016: Long-term changes in the climatology of transient inverted troughs over the North American Monsoon region and their effects on precipitation, Journal of Climate, doi: 10.1175/JCLI-D-15-0726.1

- Serra, Yolande, David K. Adams, Carlos Minjarez-Sosa, Christopher Castro, James M.
Moker Jr., Avelino Arellano, Arturo Quintanar, L. Alatorre, A. Granados, E. Vazquez, Kirk
Holub and Charles DeMets, 2016: The North American Monsoon GPS Transect Experiment
2013, Bull. Amer. Meteor. Soc. doi:10.1175/BAMS-D-14-00250.1

- Peralta, O., D. Adams, T. Castro, M. Grutter, and A. Varela (2016), Mexico’s University Network of Atmospheric Observatories, Eos, 97, doi:10.1029/2016EO045273.

- Alatorre Luis Carlos, Salvador Sánchez, Sonia Miramontes, Ramiro Medina, María Torres, Luis Bravo, Lara Wiebe, Alfredo Granados, David Adams, Erick Sánchez,Mario Uc: 2016, Temporal Changes of NDVI for Qualitative Environmental Assessment of Mangroves: Shrimp Farming Impact on the Health Decline of the Arid Mangroves in the Gulf of California (1990-2010), Journal of Arid Environments, 125, 98 -109

Organizaciones Profesionales

- American Meteorological Society.

- American Geophysical Union.

 

 

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