7 May, 2019

Dra. Raquel Nieto

Professor
Department of Applied Physics
Earth Sciences
Address: 
“Campus da Auga” Building
Rúa Canella da Costa da Vela 12
 Universidade de Vigo
32004 Ourense, Spain
Office: 2.2
e-mail: rnieto@uvigo.es
Phone: +34 988 387248
Fax: +34 988 387227

Working Fields

Sources of Moisture (water vapour/precipitable water transport)

Climate Diagnosis – Climatic Change – Modes of Atmospheric Variability

Synoptic Meteorology

 

Publications


R. Sorí, R. Nieto, M.L.R. Liberato, L. Gimeno (2021) Oceanic versus terrestrial origin of El Niño Southern Oscillation–associated continental precipitation anomalies, Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences, DOI: 10.1111/nyas.14665 (Published) [pdf]


L. Gimeno, J. Eiras-Barca, A.M. Durán-Quesada, F. Domínguez, R. van der Ent, H. Sodemann, R. Sánchez-Murillo, R. Nieto, J. W. Kirchner (2021) The residence time of water vapour in the atmosphere, Nature Reviews Earth & Environment, DOI: 10.1038/s43017-021-00181-9 (Published) [pdf]


M. Stojanovic, A. Gonçalves, R. Sorí, M. Vázquez, A.M. Ramos, R. Nieto, L. Gimeno, M.L.R. Liberato (2021) Consecutive Extratropical Cyclones Daniel, Elsa and Fabien, and Their Impact on the Hydrological Cycle of Mainland Portugal, Water, Vol. 13, Issue 11, 1476; DOI: 10.3390/w13111476 (Published) [pdf]


R. Nieto, L. Gimeno (2021) Addendum: A database of optimal integration times for Lagrangian studies of atmospheric moisture sources and sinks, Scientific Data, Vol. 8: Article number: 130 DOI: 10.1038/s41597-021-00902-1 (Published) [pdf]


M. Stojanovic, R. Nieto, M.L.R. Liberato, R. Sorí, M. Vázquez, L. Gimeno (2021) Tracking the origins of moisture over Vietnam: The role of moisture sources and atmospheric drivers on seasonal hydroclimatic conditions, International Journal of Climatology, DOI: 10.1002/joc.7156 (Published) [pdf]


D. Ferreira Braz, T. Ambrizzi, R.P. da Rocha, I. Algarra, R. Nieto, L. Gimeno (2021) Assessing the Moisture Transports Associated With Nocturnal Low-Level Jets in Continental South America, Frontiers in Environmental Science, Vol. 9, Art. 657764 DOI: 10.3389/fenvs.2021.657764 (Published) [pdf]


A. Gonçalves, M.L.R. Liberato, R. Nieto (2021) Wind Energy Assessment during High-Impact Winter Storms in Southwestern Europe, Atmosphere, Vol. 12, Issue, 4, 509; DOI: 10.3390/atmos12040509 (Published) [pdf]


A. E. Melgarejo, P. Ordoñez, R. Nieto, C. Peña-Ortiz, R. Garcia-Herrera, L. Gimeno (2021) Mechanisms for Severe Drought Occurrence in the Balsas River Basin (Mexico), Atmosphere, Vol. 12, Isuue: 3, 368; DOI: 10.3390/atmos12030368 (Published) [pdf]


A. Pérez-Alarcón, J. C. Fernández-Álvarez, R. Sorí, R. Nieto, L. Gimeno (2021) The Combined Effects of SST and the North Atlantic Subtropical High-Pressure System on the Atlantic Basin Tropical Cyclone Interannual Variability, Atmosphere, Vol. 12, Issue 3, 329, DOI: 10.3390/atmos12030329 (Published) [pdf]


E. Ghasemifar, J. Eiras-Barca, M. Rezaei, L. Gimeno, R. Nieto (2021) Comprehensive analysis of cloudiness over Iran with CloudSat data, Arabian Journal of Geosciences, Vol. 14, 325; DOI: 10.1007/s12517-021-06576-8 (Published) [pdf]


M. Vázquez, R. Nieto, M.L.R. Liberato, L. Gimeno (2021) A data base of contributions of major oceanic and terrestrial moisture sources on continental daily extreme precipitation, Data in Brief, Vol. 35, 106830; DOI: 10.1016/j.dib.2021.106830 (Published) [pdf]


J. Eiras-Barca, A.M. Ramos, I. Algarra, M. Vázquez, F. Domínguez, G. Miguez-Macho, R. Nieto, L. Gimeno, J.J. Taboada, F. M. Ralph (2021) European West Coast atmospheric rivers: A scale to characterize strength and impacts, Weather and Climate Extremes, Vol. 31, DOI: 10.1016/j.wace.2021.100305 (Published) [pdf]


A. Drumond, M. Stojanovic, R. Nieto, L. Gimeno, M.L.R. Liberato, T. Pauliquevis, M. Oliveira, T. Ambrizzi (2021) Dry and Wet Climate Periods over Eastern South America: Identification and Characterization through the SPEI Index, Atmosphere, Vol. 12 Issue 2, 155; DOI: 10.3390/atmos12020155 (Published) [pdf]


C. Salvador, R. Nieto, C. Linares, J. Díaz, C. A. Alves, L. Gimeno (2021) Drought effects on specific-cause mortality in Lisbon from 1983 to 2016: Risks assessment by gender and age groups, Science of The Total Environment, Vol. 751, 142332 DOI: 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2020.142332 (Published) [pdf]


J. Perdigón-Morales, R. Romero-Centeno, P. Ordoñez, R. Nieto, L. Gimeno, B. S. Barrett (2021) Influence of the Madden-Julian Oscillation on moisture transport by the Caribbean Low Level Jet during the Midsummer Drought in Mexico, Atmospheric Research, Vol. 248, 105243, DOI: 10.1016/j.atmosres.2020.105243 (Published) [pdf]