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Michel Dos Santos Mesquita

Forsker I
NORCE, Uni Research Klima
  • E-mailMichel.Mesquita@uni.no
  • Phone+47 476 02 340
  • Visitor Address
    Allegt. 55
  • Postal Address
    Postboks 7800
    5007 BERGEN
Journal articles
  • Barreto, Naurinete J. C.; Cavalcanti, Iracema F. A.; Mesquita, Michel d. S.; Pedra, George U. 2019. Multivariate Intraseasonal Rainfall Index applied to South America. Meteorological Applications. doi: 10.1002/met.1780
  • Mesquita, Michel d. S. 2019. Forecasting water resources of the Indus River Basin. Bjerknessenteret News. Published 2019-01-30.
  • Vindstad, Ole Petter Laksforsmo; Jepsen, Jane Uhd; Yoccoz, Nigel Gilles; Bjørnstad, Ottar Nordal; Mesquita, Michel d. S.; Ims, Rolf Anker. 2019. Spatial synchrony in sub-arctic geometrid moth outbreaks reflects dispersal in larval and adult life cycle stages. Journal of Animal Ecology. doi: 10.1111/1365-2656.12959
  • Mugume, Isaac; Mesquita, Michel d. S.; Bamutaze, Yazidhi; Ntwali, Didier; Basalirwa, Charles; Waiswa, Daniel; Reuder, Joachim; Twinomuhangi, Revocatus; Tumwine, Fredrick; Ngailo, Triphonia Jacob; Ogwang, Bob Alex. 2018. Improving quantitative rainfall prediction using ensemble analogues in the tropics: Case study of Uganda. Atmosphere. 9. doi: 10.3390/atmos9090328
  • Yarker, Morgan B.; Mesquita, Michel d. S. 2018. Using social media to improve peer dialogue in an online course about regional climate modeling. International Journal of Online Pedagogy and Course Design. 8: 1-21. doi: 10.4018/IJOPCD.2018100101
  • Benestad, Rasmus; Sillmann, Jana; Thorarinsdottir, Thordis Linda; Guttorp, Peter; Mesquita, Michel d. S.; Tye, Mari R.; Uotila, Petteri; Fox Maule, Cathrine; Thejll, Peter; Drews, Martin; Parding, Kajsa. 2017. New vigour involving statisticians to overcome ensemble fatigue. Nature Climate Change. 7: 697-703. doi: 10.1038/nclimate3393
  • Hackerott, João A.; Bakhoday Paskyabi, Mostafa; Reuder, Joachim; de Oliveira, Amauri P.; Kral, Stephan; Marques Filho, Edson P.; Mesquita, Michel d. S.; de Camargo, Ricardo. 2017. A surface-layer study of the transport and dissipation of turbulent kinetic energy and the variances of temperature, humidity and CO2. Boundary-layer Meteorology. 165: 211-231. Published 2017-06-22. doi: 10.1007/s10546-017-0271-0
  • Li, Lu; Gochis, David; Sobolowski, Stefan Pieter; Mesquita, Michel d. S. 2017. Evaluating the present annual water budget of a Himalayan headwater river basin using a high-resolution atmosphere-hydrology model. Journal of Geophysical Research - Atmospheres. 122: 4786-4807. doi: 10.1002/2016JD026279
  • Mugume, Isaak; Waiswa, Daniel; Mesquita, Michel d. S.; Reuder, Joachim; Basalirwa, Charles; Bamutaze, Yazidhi; Twinomuhangi, Revocatus; Tumwine, F; Sansa Otim, Julianne; Ngailo, Triphonia Jacob; Ayesiga, G. 2017. Assessing the Performance of WRF Model in Simulating Rainfall over Western Uganda. Journal of Climatology & Weather Forecasting. 5. doi: 10.4172/2332-2594.1000197
  • Rodríguez-Vega, Albeht; Antuña, Juan Carlos; Mesquita, Michel d. S.; Robock, Alan; Toniazzo, Thomas; Otterå, Odd Helge. 2017. How well does the European Centre for Medium-Range Weather Forecasting Interim Reanalysis represent the surface air temperature in Cuban weather stations? International Journal of Climatology. 38: 1216-1233. doi: 10.1002/joc.5239
  • Antuña-Marrero, Juan Carlos; Mesquita, Michel d. S.; Rodriguez, Albeth. 2016. Norway and Cuba evaluate bilateral climate research results. EOS. 97: 8-8.
  • Antuña-Marrero, Juan Carlos; Otterå, Odd Helge; Robock, Alan; Mesquita, Michel d. S. 2016. Modelled and observed sea surface temperature trends for the Caribbean and Antilles. International Journal of Climatology. 36: 1873-1886. doi: 10.1002/joc.4466
  • Barreto, Naurinete J.C.; Mesquita, Michel d. S.; Mendes, David; Spyrides, Maria H.C.; Pedra, George U.; Lucio, Paulo Sergio. 2016. Maximum covariance analysis to identify intraseasonal oscillations over tropical Brazil. Climate Dynamics. Published ahead of print: 1-14. Published 2016-10-21. doi: 10.1007/s00382-016-3401-3
  • Hackerott, J.A.; Paskyabi, Mosttafa Bakhoday; Kral, Stephan T.; Reuder, Joachim; de Oliveira, Amauri P.; Marques Filho, Edson P.; Mesquita, Michel d. S.; de Camargo, Ricardo. 2016. Similarity analysis of turbulent transport and dissipation for momentum, temperature, moisture and CO2 during BLLAST. Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics Discussions. Published 2016-02-01. doi: 10.5194/acp-2015-1061
  • Mesquita, Michel d. S.; Bader, Jürgen; Bracegirdle, Thomas J.; Toniazzo, Thomas. 2016. Dramatic record low for November Antarctic sea ice since 1979. Uni Research. Published 2016-12-09.
  • Mesquita, Michel d. S.; Erikstad, Kjell E. 2016. The atmosphere's role in the rise and fall of the guillemot. Fram Forum. 22-25. Published 2016-03-01.
  • Mesquita, Michel d. S.; Erikstad, Kjell E. 2016. Cold case: The death of common guillemots in the Barents Sea. Significance. 13: 28-33. Published 2016-08-01. doi: 10.1111/j.1740-9713.2016.00938.x
  • Mesquita, Michel d. S.; Veldore, Vidyunmala; Li, Lu; Krishnan, R.; Orsolini, Yvan; Senan, Retish; Ramarao, M.V.S.; Viste, Ellen. 2016. Forecasting India's water future. EOS. 97. Published 2016-03-31. doi: 10.1029/2016EO049099
  • Mesquita, Michel d. S.; Veldore, Vidyunmala; Li, Lu; Krishnan, Raishma V.; Orsolini, Yvan; Senan, Retish; Ramarao, M.V.S.; Viste, Ellen. 2016. Forecasting India's water future. EOS. 97: 14-18. Published 2016-05-15. doi: 10.1029/2016EO049099
  • Mugume, Isaac; Basalirwa, Charles; Waiswa, Daniel; Reuder, Joachim; Mesquita, Michel d. S.; Tao, Sulin; Ngailo, Triphonia J. 2016. Comparison of Parametric and Nonparametric Methods for Analyzing the Bias of a Numerical Model. Modelling and Simulation in Engineering. 2016:7530759. 7 pages. doi: 10.1155/2016/7530759
  • Mugume, Isaac; Mesquita, Michel d. S.; Basalirwa, Charles; Bamutaze, Yazidhi; Reuder, Joachim; Nimusiima, Alex; Waiswa, Daniel; Mujuni, Godfrey; Tao, Sulin; Ngailo, Triphonia Jacob. 2016. Patterns of dekadal rainfall variation over a selected region in Lake Victoria Basin, Uganda. Atmosphere. 7:150. Published 2016-11-22. doi: 10.3390/atmos7110150
  • Walton, Peter J.; Yarker, Morgan B.; Mesquita, Michel d. S.; Otto, Friederike E. L. 2016. Helping to Make Sense of Regional Climate Modeling: Professional Development for Scientists and Decision Makers Anytime, Anywhere. Bulletin of The American Meteorological Society - (BAMS). 97: 1173-1185. doi: 10.1175/BAMS-D-14-00111.1
  • Mayor, Yandy G.; Mesquita, Michel d. S. 2015. Numerical Simulations of the 1 May 2012 Deep Convection Event over Cuba: Sensitivity to Cumulus and Microphysical Schemes in a High-Resolution Model. Advances in Meteorology. 2015: 1-16. Published 2015-07-16. doi: 10.1155/2015/973151
  • Mesquita, Michel d. S. 2015. How to Design Publication-type Maps Using Google Maps and R. Yarker Consulting. Published 2015-08-31.
  • Mesquita, Michel d. S.; Erikstad, Kjell E; Sandvik, Hanno; Barrett, Robert; Reiertsen, Tone; Anker-Nilssen, Tycho; Hodges, Kevin I.; Bader, Jürgen. 2015. There is more to climate than the North Atlantic Oscillation: a new perspective from climate dynamics to explain the variability in population growth rates of a long-lived seabird. Frontiers in Ecology and Evolution. 3. 14 pages. doi: 10.3389/fevo.2015.00043
  • Mesquita, Michel d. S.; Yarker, Morgan B. 2015. The end of p values? Yarker Consulting. Published 2015-09-24.
  • Pezza, Alexandre Bernardes; Sadler, Katherine; Uotila, Petteri; Vihma, Timo Pekka; Mesquita, Michel d. S.; Reid, Philip Chris. 2015. Southern Hemisphere strong polar mesoscale cyclones in high-resolution datasets. Climate Dynamics. Published ahead of print. Published 2015-10-12. doi: 10.1007/s00382-015-2925-2
  • Yarker, Morgan B.; Kelsey, Eric; Mesquita, Michel d. S. 2015. A hybrid approach to online and traditional learning during a boundary layer meteorology course. American Meteorological Society Annual Meeting. 1-5. doi: 10.13140/RG.2.1.4626.7363
  • Antuña, Juan Carlos; Kalnay, Eugenia; Mesquita, Michel d. S. 2014. Norway and Cuba continue collaborating to build capacity to improve weather forecasting. EOS. 95: 205-205. doi: 10.1002/2014EO240005
  • Lucio, P. S.; Degallier, N.; Spyrides, M H. C.; Silva, C M. S.; Silva, J. C. B.; Silva, H. J. F.; Máximo, G.; Junior, W.; Mesquita, Michel d. S. 2014. The Dengue risk transmission during the FIFA 2014 World Cup. arXiv.org. 14 pages. Published 2014-05-23.
  • Mesquita, Michel d. S.; Ådlandsvik, Bjørn; Bruyère, Cindy; Sandvik, Anne Dagrun. 2014. Horizontal resolution in a nested-domain WRF simulation: a Bayesian analysis approach. arXiv.org. 4 pages. Published 2014-05-29.
  • Sorokina, Svetlana Anatolievna; Mesquita, Michel d. S.; Li, Lu. 2014. Vanskelige indiske vannveier. To Grader. Published 2014-11-21.
  • Bader, Jürgen; Flügge, Martin; Kvamstø, Nils G; Mesquita, Michel D Santos; Voigt, Andre. 2013. Atmospheric winter response to a projected future Antarctic sea-ice reduction: a dynamical analysis. Climate Dynamics. 40: 2707-2718. doi: 10.1007/s00382-012-1507-9
  • Mesquita, Michel D Santos; Robock, Alan; Antuña, Juan Carlos. 2013. Capacity Building for the Caribbean Region. EOS. 94: 264-264. doi: 10.1002/2013EO300007
  • Su, Hui; Jiang, Jonathan H.; Zhai, Chengxing; Perun, Vincent S.; Shen, Janice T.; Del Genio, Anthony; Nazarenko, Larissa S.; Donner, Leo J.; Horowitz, Larry W; Seman, Charles; Morcrette, Cyril; Petch, Jon; Ringer, Mark A.; Cole, Jason; von Salzen, Knut; Mesquita, Michel D Santos; Iversen, Trond; Kristjansson, Jon Egill; Gettelman, Andrew; Rotstayn, Leon; Jeffrey, Stephen; Dufresne, Jean-Louis; Watanabe, Masahiro; Kawai, Hideaki; Koshiro, Tsuyoshi; Wu, Tongwen; Volodin, Evgeny M.; L'Ecuyer, Tristan; Teixeira, João Paulo; Stephens, Graeme L. 2013. Diagnosis of regime-dependent cloud simulation errors in CMIP5 models using "A-Train" satellite observations and reanalysis data. Journal of Geophysical Research - Atmospheres. 118: 2762-2780. doi: 10.1029/2012JD018575
  • Barstad, Idar; Sorteberg, Asgeir; Mesquita, Michel D Santos. 2012. Present and future offshore wind power potential in northern Europe based on downscaled global climate runs with adjusted SST and sea ice cover. Renewable Energy. 44: 398-405. doi: 10.1016/j.renene.2012.02.008
  • Faghmous, J.; Chamber, Y.; Boriah, S.; Liess, S.; Kumar, V.; Vikebø, Frode Bendiksen; Mesquita, Michel D Santos. 2012. Novel and Scalable Spatio-Temporal Technique for Ocean Eddy Monitoring. Association for the Advancement of Artificial Intelligence.
  • Faghmous, J.; Styles, L.; Mithal, V.; Boriah, S.; Liess, S.; Kumar, V.; Vikebø, Frode Bendiksen; Mesquita, Michel D Santos. 2012. A Physically Consistent Ocean Eddy Monitoring Application. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers.
  • Jiang, Jonathan H.; Su, Hui; Zhai, Cheng Xiang; Perun, Vincent S.; Del Genio, Anthony; Nazarenko, Larissa S.; Donner, Leo J.; Horowitz, Larry W; Seman, Charles; Cole, Jason; Gettelman, Andrew; Ringer, Mark A.; Rotstayn, Leon; Jeffrey, Stephen; Wu, Tongwen; Brient, Florent; Dufresne, Jean-Louis; Kawai, Hideaki; Koshiro, Tsuyoshi; Watanabe, Masahiro; LEcuyer, Tristan S.; Volodin, Evgeny M.; Iversen, Trond; Drange, Helge; Mesquita, Michel D Santos; Read, William G.; Waters, Joe W.; Tian, Baijun; Teixeira, João Paulo; Stephens, Graeme L. 2012. Evaluation of cloud and water vapor simulations in CMIP5 climate models using NASA "A-Train" satellite observations. Journal of Geophysical Research - Atmospheres. 117. 24 pages. doi: 10.1029/2011JD017237
  • Mendes, D; Marengo, J.A.; Rodrigues, S.; Oliveira, M; Mesquita, Michel D Santos. 2012. Downscaling model techniques for climate change analysis applied to the Amazon region. Atmospheric Sciences Section of AGU Newsletter. 6.
  • Mesquita, Michel D Santos. 2012. WRF makes history in South Asia. Atmospheric Sciences Section of the AGU Newsletter. AGU AS Newsletter.
  • Mesquita, Michel D Santos; Bhardwaj, S.; Veldore, S. 2012. Providing Capacity to an Increasing Demand for Climate Services. Atmospheric Sciences Section of AGU Newsletter. 6.
  • Mesquita, Michel D Santos; Bruyere, C; Duda, M. 2012. WRF makes history in South Asia. Atmospheric Sciences Section of AGU Newsletter.
  • Mesquita, Michel D Santos; Lucio, Paulo Sergio; Matschullat, Jorg; Mendes, David; Ambrizzi, tercio; Leme, Neusa M. P. 2012. Climate Change Insights to the Northeastern Region of Brazil. Atmospheric Sciences Section of AGU Newsletter. 6: 1-3.
  • Mesquita, Michel D Santos; Rasmussen, Roy; Gochis, D. 2012. US and Cuban Scientific Cooperation in Atmospheric Science. AGU AS Newsletter. 6. 3 pages.
  • Mesquita, Michel d. S.; Rasmussen, Roy; Gochis, David. 2012. WRF-Hydro: a new member of the WRF family. Atmospheric Sciences Section of AGU Newsletter. 6.
  • Bader, Jürgen; Mesquita, Michel D Santos; Hodges, Kevin I.; Keenlyside, Noel; Østerhus, Svein; Miles, Martin W. 2011. A review on Northern Hemisphere sea-ice, storminess and the North Atlantic Oscillation: Observations and projected changes. Atmospheric research. 101: 809-834. doi: 10.1016/j.atmosres.2011.04.007
  • Mesquita, Michel D Santos; Hodges, Kevin I.; Atkinson, David E.; Bader, Jürgen. 2011. Sea-ice anomalies in the Sea of Okhotsk and the relationship with storm tracks in the Northern Hemisphere during winter. Tellus. Series A, Dynamic meteorology and oceanography. 63: 312-323. doi: 10.1111/j.1600-0870.2010.00483.x
  • Mesquita, Michel D Santos; Krishnan, R. 2011. Visiting One of India’s Most Prestigious Meteorological Institutes. AGU AS Newsletter. 5.
  • Mesquita, Michel D Santos; Sylte, Gudrun; Drange, Helge. 2011. Emerging Needs for eInfrastructure in Climate Science. META : Magazine. 3: 34-37.
  • Mesquita, Michel D Santos; Veldore, V; Jansen, Eystein; Bhardwaj, S; Machineni, N. 2011. An Indo-Norwegian Research Collaboration on Climate Change. AGU AS Newsletter. 5: 8-9. doi: http://www.agu.org/sections/atmos/pdf/Newsletters/ASnewsle
  • Barstad, Idar; Mesquita, Michel D Santos; Fitch, a. 2010. Estimating future energy potential for offshore wind energy in Euroope by the use of dynamical downscaling. Proceedings of the European wind energy conference & exhibition 2010.
  • Boiaski, N.T.; Carvalho, L. M. V.; Gandu, A. W.; Mesquita, Michel D Santos. 2010. Sea Ice impacts on the temperature and circulation on the Antarctica peninsula: a study using the BRAMS model. AGU AS Newsletter. 4: 3-3.
  • Korecha, D; Lunde, Torleif Markussen; Mesquita, Michel D Santos; Sorteberg, Asgeir. 2010. Performance of tropical channel simulations using the WRF model: Ethiopian rainfall responses to microphysical and cumulus parameterization schemes. EMS Annual Meeting Abstracts.
  • Mesquita, Michel D Santos. 2010. The need of HighResolution Climate Data. AGU AS Newsletter. 4: 3-3.
  • Mesquita, Michel D Santos. 2010. A Few Highlights from the EGU2010. Atmospheric Sciences Section of AGU Newsletter. 4: 5-6.
  • Mesquita, Michel D Santos. 2010. From state-of-the-art model to top- notch research: a visit to the mesoscale and microscale meteorology division at NCAR. Atmospheric Sciences Section of AGU Newsletter. 4: 4-5.
  • Mesquita, Michel D Santos; Atkinson, David E.; Hodges, Kevin I. 2010. Characteristics and Variability of Storm Tracks in the North Pacific, Bering Sea, and Alaska. Journal of Climate. 23: 294-311. doi: 10.1175/2009JCLI3019.1
  • Mesquita, Michel D Santos; Hodges, K.I.; Atkinson, D.E.; Bader, Jürgen. 2010. Sea-ice changes in the Sea of Okhotsk: Relationship with storm tracks and the North Atlantic Oscillation. Geophysical Research Abstracts.
  • Pezza, Alexandre Bernardes; Veiga, José Augusto Paixão; Simmons, Ian; Keay, Kevin; Mesquita, Michel D Santos. 2010. Environmental energetics of an exceptional high-latitude storm. Atmospheric Science Letters. 11: 39-45. doi: 10.1002/asl.253
  • Barstad, Idar; Heikkilä, Ulla Elina; Mesquita, Michel D Santos. 2009. Precipitation downscaling in Western Norway; time-step precipitation intensity. Annalen der Meteorologie. 44: 90-91.
  • Barstad, Idar; Mesquita, Michel D Santos. 2009. Wind Power Research Incentive in Norway. Atmospheric Sciences Section of AGU Newsletter. 3: 5-5.
  • Mendes, David; Marengo, J.A; Mesquita, Michel D Santos. 2009. Meteorological downscaling methods with artificial neural network models. Atmospheric Sciences Section of AGU Newsletter. 3.
  • Mesquita, Michel D Santos. 2009. Supercomputers Going Green? Atmospheric Sciences Section of AGU Newsletter. 3: 3-3.
  • Mesquita, Michel D Santos. 2009. The promising future of wind energy: offshore "floating" turbines. Atmospheric Sciences Section of AGU Newsletter.
  • Mesquita, Michel D Santos; Atkinson, David E.; Hodges, Kevin I. 2009. Characteristics and variability of storm tracks in the North Pacific, Bering Sea and Alaska. Journal of Climate. 23. doi: 10.1175/2009JCLI3019.1
  • Mesquita, Michel D Santos; Atkinson, David E.; Simmonds, Ian; Keay, Kevin; Gottschalck, Jon. 2009. New perspectives on the synoptic development of the severe October 1992 Nome storm. Geophysical Research Letters. 36. doi: 10.1029/2009GL038824
  • Mesquita, Michel D Santos; Barbosa, Humberto A.; Tiessen, Holm. 2009. The current situation of arid and semi-arid lands in South America. Atmospheric Sciences Section of AGU Newsletter. 3.
  • Mendes, David; Souza, Enio P.; Mesquita, Michel D Santos. 2008. South American Cyclogenesis. AGU AS Newsletter. 2: 6-6.
  • Mesquita, Michel D Santos. 2008. Stormar senkar Alaska-kysten. Hubro. Magasin for Universitetet i Bergen. 4.
  • Mesquita, Michel dos Santos; Kvamstø, Nils Gunnar; Sorteberg, Asgeir; Atkinson, David E. 2008. Climatological properties of summertime extra-tropical storm tracks in the Northern Hemisphere. Tellus. Series A, Dynamic meteorology and oceanography. 60: 557-569. doi: 10.1111/j.1600-0870.2008.00305.x
  • Moreira, P.D.; Mesquita, Michel D Santos. 2008. How prepared are Undergraduate Students for the Job Market in Atmospheric Sciences? AGU AS Newsletter. 2: 4-4.
Reports and theses
  • Mesquita, Michel D Santos. 2009. Characteristics and variability of storm tracks in the North Pacific, Bering Sea and Alaska. University of Alaska Fairbanks. 226 pages.
Book sections
  • Mesquita, Michel d. S.; Orsolini, Yvan; Pal, Indrani; Veldore, Vidyunmala; Li, Lu; Raghavan, Krishnan; Panandiker, Ashwini M.; Honnungar, Vivekanand; Gochis, David; Burkhart, John. 2019. Challenges in forecasting water resources of the Indus River basin: Lessons from the analysis and modeling of atmospheric and hydrological processes. Ch. 2, pages 57-83. In:
    • Khan, Sadiq; Adams III, Thomas. 2019. Indus River basin. Water security and sustainability. Elsevier. 485 pages. ISBN: 9780128127827.
  • Mesquita, Michel d. S.; Erikstad, Kjell E; Sandvik, Hanno; Barrett, Robert T; Reiertsen, Tone; Anker-Nilssen, Tycho; Hodges, Kevin I.; Bader, Jürgen. 2016. There is more to climate than the North Atlantic Oscillation: a new perspective from climate dynamics to explain the variability in population growth rates of a long-lived seabird. Chapter 8, pages 75-88. In:
    • Haug, Tore; Frederiksen, Morten. 2016. Climate Change and Marine Top Predators. 180 pages. ISBN: 978-2-88919-736-1.

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