@Universidade de Vigo: Fac.Ciencias, Campus As Lagoas, 32004, Ourense (SPAIN)

My name is Juan Antonio Añel Cabanelas. I am an Associate Professor in Earth Physics in the EPhysLab in the Universidade de Vigo, in Ourense. Other responsibilities include:

Among previous positions I have co-lead the NATURGY Chair and I have been Research Fellow in Climate and Risks Assessment for Adaptation Policy and Senior Visiting Research Associate in the Smith School of Enterprise and the Environment, University of Oxford, where I was the Scientific Coordinator of ClimatePrediction.net.

Research: climate change impacts, upper troposphere-lower stratosphere, renewable energy, extreme weather, atmospheric dynamics, recovery of old meteorological data, computational sciences, sustainability.

To the date most of my research has been funded by the Government of Spain, Xunta de Galicia, Gulbenkian Foundation, Google Enterprise, Microsoft Research, University of Oxford or Naturgy.


  • Víctor Manuel Chávez Pérez - PhD in Physics - Stratospheric Sudden Warmings
  • Manuel Fernández González - PhD in Physics - Climate change impacts on hydropower
  • Diego Antonio Pérez Montes - PhD in Computational Sciences - Cloud computing for geosciences
  • Michael García Rodríguez - PhD in Computational Sciences - Reproducibility of Global Climate Models
  • Susana Bayo Besteiro - Doctorado en Física - Wind power production forecast for the Iberian Peninsula


I like computers, bonsais, football, chess, chocolate and practice Taekwondo.