6 February, 2019

Dra. María Teresa de Castro

Department of Applied Physics
Earth Sciences
“Campus da Auga” Building
Rúa Canella da Costa da Vela 12
Universidade de Vigo
32004 Ourense, Spain
Office: 1.2
e-mail: mdecastro@uvigo.es
Phone: +34 988 387206
Código Orcid: 0000-0001-6443-3620
Scopus ID: 7003718194
ResearcherID: R-6739-2019

Working Fields

  • Physical Oceanography
  • Estuary dynamics
  • Atmosphere- Ocean Interaction
  • Climate Change
  • Wind power
  • River plume dynamics


A. Ribeiro, M. deCastro, X. Costoya, L. Rusu, J.M. Dias, M. Gómez-Gesteira (2021) A Delphi method to classify wave energy resource for the 21st century: Application to the NW Iberian Peninsula, Energy, Vol. 235, 121396. DOI: 10.1016/j.energy.2021.121396 (Published) [pdf]

M. Des, D. Fernández-Nóvoa, M. deCastro, J.L. Gómez-Gesteira, M.C. Sousa, M. Gómez-Gesteira (2021) Modeling salinity drop in estuarine areas under extreme precipitation events within a context of climate change: Effect on bivalve mortality in Galician Rías Baixas, Science of The Total Environment, Vol. 790, 148147; DOI: 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2021.148147 (Published) [pdf]

X. Costoya, M. deCastro, D. Carvalho, Z. Feng, M. Gómez-Gesteira (2021) Climate change impacts on the future offshore wind energy resource in China, Renewable Energy, Vol. 175, 731-747; DOI: 10.1016/j.renene.2021.05.001 (Published) [pdf]

M.C. Sousa, M. deCastro, J. Gago, A. F. S. Ribeiro, M. Des, J.L. Gómez-Gesteira, J.M. Dias, M. Gómez-Gesteira (2021) Modelling the distribution of microplastics released by wastewater treatment plants in Ria de Vigo (NW Iberian Peninsula), Marine Pollution Bulletin, Vol. 166, 112227; DOI: 10.1016/j.marpolbul.2021.112227 (Published) [pdf]

L. Castro-Santos, M. deCastro, X. Costoya, A. Filgueira-Vizoso, I. Lamas-Galdo, A. Ribeiro, J.M. Dias, M. Gómez-Gesteira (2021) Economic Feasibility of Floating Offshore Wind Farms Considering Near Future Wind Resources: Case Study of Iberian Coast and Bay of Biscay, International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, Vol. 18, Issue 5, 2553; DOI: 10.3390/ijerph18052553 (Published) [pdf]

D. Fernández-Nóvoa, X. Costoya, M. deCastro, M. Gómez-Gesteira (2021) Influence of the mightiest rivers worldwide on coastal sea surface temperature warming, Science of The Total Environment, Vol. 768 DOI: 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2020.144915 (Published) [pdf]

R. Varela, L. Rodríguez-Díaz, M. deCastro, M. Gómez-Gesteira (2021) Influence of Eastern Upwelling systems on marine heatwaves occurrence, Global and Planetary Change, Vol. 196, 103379; DOI: 10.1016/j.gloplacha.2020.103379 (Published) [pdf]