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, X. Costoya, M. deCastro, D. Carvalho, J.M. Dias, A. Rocha, M. Gómez-Gesteira (2020) Assessment of Hybrid Wind-Wave Energy Resource for the NW Coast of Iberian Peninsula in a Climate Change Context, Applied Sciences, Vol. 10 Issue 21, 7395 DOI: https://doi.org/10.3390/app10217395 (Published) [pdf]

M. Des, B. Martínez, M. deCastro, R.M. Viejo, M.C. Sousa, M. Gómez-Gesteira (2020) The impact of climate change on the geographical distribution of habitat-forming macroalgae in the Rías Baixas, Marine Environmental Research, Vol. 161 DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.marenvres.2020.105074 (Published) [pdf]

A. Ribeiro, M. deCastro, L. Rusu, M. Bernardino, J.M. Dias, M. Gómez-Gesteira (2020) Evaluating the Future Efficiency of Wave Energy Converters along the NW Coast of the Iberian Peninsula, Energies, Vol.13 Issue: 14, 3563; DOI: https://doi.org/10.3390/en13143563 (Published) [pdf]

D. Fernández-Nóvoa, X. Costoya, D. Kobashi, L. Rodríguez-Díaz, M. deCastro, M. Gómez-Gesteira (2020) Influence of Mississippi and Atchafalaya River plume in the winter coastal cooling of the Northwestern Gulf of Mexico, Journal of Marine Systems, Vol. 209 (2020) 103374 DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jmarsys.2020.103374 (Published) [pdf]

R. Ruela, M.C. Sousa, M. deCastro, J.M. Dias (2020) Global and regional evolution of sea surface temperature under climate change, Global and Planetary Change, Vol. 190, 2020, 103190 DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.gloplacha.2020.103190 (Published) [pdf]

X. Costoya, M. deCastro, D. Carvalho, M. Gómez-Gesteira (2020) On the suitability of offshore wind energy resource in the United States of America for the 21st century, Applied Energy, Vol. 262, 15 March 2020, 114537, DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.apenergy.2020.114537 (Published) [pdf]

M. Des, M. Gómez-Gesteira, M. deCastro, L. Gómez-Gesteira, M.C. Sousa (2020) How can ocean warming at the NW Iberian Peninsula affect mussel aquaculture?, Science of The Total Environment, Vol. 709, 20 March 2020, 136117, p: 1-10, DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.scitotenv.2019.136117 (Published) [pdf]

M.C. Sousa, A. Ribeiro, M. Des, M. Gómez-Gesteira, M. deCastro, J.M. Dias (2020) NW Iberian Peninsula coastal upwelling future weakening: Competition between wind intensification and surface heating, Science of The Total Environment, Vol. 703, 10 , pp 1-8; DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.scitotenv.2019.134808 (Published) [pdf]