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)

- Alfredo Valdes (expected graduation 2018) (UNAM México)

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. R., D. K. Adams, K. A. Schiro, A. M. Stansfield, A. A. Amorim Rocha, and J. D. Neelin (2 017), Relationships among climatological vertical moisture structure, column water vapor, and precipitation over the central Amazon in observations and CMIP5 models, Geophys. Res. Lett., 44, 1981–1989, doi:10.1002/2016GL071923.

- Minjarez-Sosa, Carlos M., Christopher L. Castro, Kenneth L. Cummins, Julio Waismann and David K. Adams, 2017: An improved QPE Over Complex Terrain Employing Cloud to Ground Lightning Occurrences. Journal of Applied Meteorology and Climatology (accepted)

- Adams, D.K., H.M. Barbosa, and K.P. Gaitán De Los Ríos, 2017: A spatiotemporal water vapor/deep convection correlation metric derived from the Amazon Dense GNSS Meteorological Network, Mon. Wea. Rev., 145, 279–288, doi: 10.1175/MWR-D-16-0140.1.

- Caro-Borrero, AP; Carmona-Jimenez, J; Varley, A; De Garay-Arellano, G; Mazari-Hiriart, M; Adams, DK; (2017) Local and scientific ecological knowledge potential as a source of information in a periurban river, Mexico City, Mexico. Applied Ecology and Environmental Research , 15 (1), 541-562. 10.15666/aeer/1501_541562.

- 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, 4043 -4063

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

- Luong, T. M., C. L. Castro, H. Chang, Timothy Lahmers, David K. Adams, and Carlos A. Ochoa- Moya, 2017: The More Extreme Nature of North American Monsoon Precipitation in the Southwestern U.S. as Revealed by a Historical Climatology of Simulated Severe Weather Events, submitted to Journal of Applied Meteorology and Climatology (2.5)

- Moker, J. M., C. L. Castro, Y. L. Serra, A. Arellano Jr., and D. K. Adams, 2017: Convective- permitting hindcast simulations during The North American Monsoon GPS Transect Experiment 2013: Establishing Baseline Model Performance Without Data Assimilation. (Submitted to Journal of Applied Meteorology and Climatology)

- 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

- 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, 29, 6037-6064. doi:10.1175/JCLI-D- 15-0726.1

- 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.

- Mazon, Jeremy J., Christopher L. Castro, 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, 55, 2431-2450. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1175/JAMC-D-16-0075.1.

- 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.

- Unión Géofísica Mexicana.

 

 

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