Dra. Raquel Olalla Nieto Muñiz


EPhysLab (Environmental Physics Laboratory)
Faculty of Sciences
Manuel Martinez Risco Building

Campus As Lagoas
32004 Ourense - Spain

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Research Lines

  • Sources of moisture
  • Lagrangian models
  • Atmospheric transport
  • Climate diagnoses
  • Sinoptic meteorology
  • Modes of variability



M. Vázquez, R. Nieto, A. Drumond, L. Gimeno (2018) Moisture transport from the Arctic: a characterization from a Lagrangian perspective, Cuadernos de Investigación Geográfica, P 1-12 http://doi.org/10.18172/cig.3477 (In press) [pdf]

S.M. Vicente-Serrano, M. Bidegain, M. Tomas-Burguera, F. Domínguez-Castro, A.E. Kenawy, T. McVicar, C. Azorin-Molina, J.I. Lopez-Moreno, R. Nieto, L. Gimeno, A. Giménez (2018) A comparison of temporal variability of observed and model-based pan evaporation over Uruguay (1973–2014), International Journal of Climatology, doi:10.1002/joc.5179 (Published) [pdf]

S.M. Vicente-Serrano, J.I. Lopez-Moreno, K. Correa, G. Avalos, J. Bazo, C. Azorin-Molina, F. Domínguez-Castro, A. El Kenawy, L. Gimeno, R. Nieto (2018) Recent changes in monthly surface air temperature over Peru, 1964-2014, International Journal of Climatology, doi:10.1002/joc.5176 (Published) [pdf]

I. Hoyos, F. Domínguez, J. Cañón-Barriga, J.A. Martínez, R. Nieto, L. Gimeno, P.A. Dirmeyer (2018) Moisture origin and transport processes in Colombia, northern South America, Climate Dynamics, pp 1-20, DOI: 10.1007/s00382-017-3653-6 (Published) [pdf]

Z. Salah, R. Nieto, A. Drumond, L. Gimeno, S. Vicente-Serrano (2018) A Lagrangian analysis of the moisture budget over the Fertile Crescent during two intense drought episodes, Journal of Hydrology, Volume 560, May 2018, Pages 382-395 https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jhydrol.2018.03.021 (Published) [pdf]

M. Stojanovic, A. Drumond, R. Nieto, L. Gimeno (2018) Anomalies in Moisture Supply during the 2003 Drought Event in Europe: A Lagrangian Analysis, Water, 2018, 10(4), 467. Pages 1-19. doi:10.3390/w10040467 (Published) [pdf]

D. Ciric, R. Nieto, L. Losada, A. Drumond, L. Gimeno (2018) The Mediterranean Moisture Contribution to Climatological and Extreme Monthly Continental Precipitation, Water, 2018, 10(4), 519; Pages 1-19 doi:10.3390/w10040519 (Published) [pdf]

F. Mandija, V.M. Chavez-Perez, R. Nieto, M. Sicard, V. Danylevsky, J.A. Añel, L. Gimeno (2018) The climatology of dust events over the European continent using data of the BSC-DREAM8b model, Atmospheric Research, Volume 209, 1 September 2018, Pages 144-162, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.atmosres.2018.03.006 (Published) [pdf]

L. Gimeno-Sotelo, R. Nieto, M. Vázquez, L. Gimeno (2018) A new pattern of the moisture transport for precipitation related to the drastic decline in Arctic sea ice extent, Earth System Dynamics, 9, 611-625, 2018 https://doi.org/10.5194/esd-9-611-2018 (Published) [pdf]

R. Sorí, J. Marengo, R. Nieto, A. Drumond, L. Gimeno (2018) The Atmospheric Branch of the Hydrological Cycle over the Negro and Madeira River Basins in the Amazon Region, Water, 2018, 10(6), 738 https://doi.org/10.3390/w10060738 (Published) [pdf]

S.M. Vicente-Serrano, R. Nieto, L. Gimeno, C. Azorin-Molina, A. Drumond, A. El Kenawy, F. Domínguez-Castro, M. Tomas-Burguera, M. Peña-Gallardo (2018) Recent changes of relative humidity: regional connections with land and ocean processes, Earth System Dynamics, Vol 9, Issue 2, 915-937, 2018 https://doi.org/10.5194/esd-9-915-2018 (Published) [pdf]

M. Stojanovic, A. Drumond, R. Nieto, L. Gimeno (2018) Variations in Moisture Supply from the Mediterranean Sea during Meteorological Drought Episodes over Central Europe, Atmosphere, 2018, 9, 278 Pages 1-15 doi:10.3390/atmos9070278 (Published) [pdf]

F. Domínguez-Castro, S. Vicente-Serrano, J.I. Lopez-Moreno, K. Correa, G. Avalos, C. Azorin-Molina, A.E. Kenawy, M. Tomás-Burguera, F. Navarro‐Serrano, M. Peña-Gallardo, L. Gimeno, R. Nieto (2018) Mapping seasonal and annual extreme precipitation over the Peruvian Andes, International Journal of Climatology, Pages 1-17 DOI: 10.1002/joc.5739 (Published) [pdf]

D. Ciric, R. Nieto, A.M. Ramos, A. Drumond, L. Gimeno (2018) Contribution of Moisture from Mediterranean Sea to Extreme Precipitation Events over Danube River Basin, Water, 2018, 10(9), 1182; DOI: https://doi.org/10.3390/w10091182 (Published) [pdf]

A.M. Ramos, R.C. Blamey, I. Algarra, R. Nieto, L. Gimeno, R. Tomé, C. Reason, R.M. Trigo (2018) From Amazonia to southern Africa: atmospheric moisture transport through low-level jets and atmospheric rivers, Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences, (2018) Pages 1–14 DOI: 10.1111/nyas.13960 (Published) [pdf]

M. Heydarizad, E. Raeisi, R. Sorí, L. Gimeno, R. Nieto (2018) The Role of Moisture Sources and Climatic Teleconnections in Northeastern and South-Central Iran’s Hydro-Climatology, Water, 2018, 10(11), 1550; Pages 1-18 DOI: https://doi.org/10.3390/w10111550 (Published) [pdf]

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