Mellado-Cano, J., Barriopedro D.,García-Herrera R., Trigo R.M., Alvarez-Castro M.C., (2018): Euro-Atlantic Atmospheric Circulation during the Late Maunder Minimum. J. Climate, 31, 3849–3863, doi:https://doi.org/10.1175/JCLI-D-17-0261.1

Ayarzagüena B, López-Parages, J., Iza, M., Calvo, N. and Rodríguez-Fonseca, B. (2018): Stratospheric role in interdecadal changes of El Niño impacts over Europe Climate Dynamics, https://doi.org/10.1007/s00382-018-4186-3

de la Cámara, A., M. Abalos, and P. Hitchcock (2018): Changes in stratospheric transport during sudden stratospheric warmings. J. Geophys. Res. Atmos., 123, 3356-3373, doi:10.1002/2017JD028007.

Polvani, L.M., Abalos M., Garcia R.R., Kinnison D.E., Randel W.J. (2018): Significant weakening of Brewer-Dobson circulation trends over the 21st century as a consequence of the Montreal Protocol. Geophysical Research Letters, 45, 401–409, doi: 10.1002/2017GL075345.

Salcedo-Sanz, S., Cornejo-Bueno, L., Prieto, L., Paredes, D., García-Herrera, R. (2018): Feature selection in machine learning prediction systems for renewable energy applications. Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews, 90, 728–741, doi:10.1016/j.rser.2018.04.008.

Sánchez-Bénitez, A., García-Herrera R., Barriopedro D., Sousa P.M., Trigo R.M. (2018): June 2017: The Earliest European Summer Mega-heatwave of Reanalysis Period. Geophys. Res. Lett. (in press), 1-8, doi:10.1002/2018GL077253.

Vega, I., D. Gallego, P. Ribera, F. de Paula Gómez-Delgado, R. García-Herrera, C. Peña-Ortiz (2018): Reconstructing the Western North Pacific Summer Monsoon since the Late Nineteenth Century. J. Climate, 31, 355–368, https://doi.org/10.1175/JCLI-D-17-0336.1


Abalos M., Randel W.J., Kinnison D.E., Garcia R. (2017): Using the artificial tracer e90 to examine past and future UTLS transport in WACCM. Journal of Atmospheric Sciences. doi: https://doi.org/10.1175/JAS-D-17-0135.1.

Berner, J., and 26 other Co-authors, including A. de la Cámara (2017): Stochastic parameterization: Towards a new view of weather and climate models. Bulletin of the American Meterological Society, 98, 565–588, doi:10.1175/BAMS-D-15-00268.1.

Carro-Calvo, L., Ordóñez C., García-Herrera R., Schnell J.L. (2017): Spatial clustering and meteorological drivers of summer ozone in Europe. Atmospheric Environment, doi:10.1016/j.atmosenv.2017.08.050

N.Calvo, R.R. Garcia and D.E. Kinnison (2017): Revisiting Southern Hemisphere polar stratospheric temperature trends in WACCM: the role of dynamical forcing.Geophys. Res. Lett., 44, doi: 10.1002/2017GL072792

N.Calvo, M. Iza, M.M. Hurwitz, E.Manzini, C.Peña-Ortiz, A.H. Butler, C.Cagnazzo, S. Ineson, and C.I. Garfinkel (2017): Northern Hemisphere Stratospheric Pathway of different El Niño flavors in Stratosphere-Resolving CMIP5 models. J. Clim., (in press)

Darand, M., García-Herrera R., Asakereh H., Amiria R., Barriopedro D. (2017): Synoptic condictions leading to extremely warm periods in Western Iran. International Journal of Climatology, doi:10.1002/joc.5177

Domínguez-Castro, F. et al. (2017): Early meteorological records from Latin-America and the Caribbean during the 18th and 19th centuries. Scientific Data 4:170169. doi: 10.1038/sdata.2017.169.

Domínguez-Castro, F., García-Herrera R., Vicente-Serrano S. (2017): Wet and dry extremes in Quito (Ecuador) since the 17th century. International Journal of Climatology, doi:10.1002/joc.5312

de la Cámara A., J. R. Albers, T. Birner, R. R. Garcia, P. Hitchcock, D. E. Kinnison, and A. K. Smith (2017): Sensitivity of sudden stratospheric warmings to previous stratospheric conditions. Journal of the Atmospheric Sciences, 74, 2857-2877, doi:10.1175/JAS-D-17-0136.1.

Díaz-Durán A., Serrano E., Ayarzagüena B., Abalos M., de la Cámara A. (2017): Intra-seasonal variability of extreme boreal stratospheric polar vortex events and their precursors. Climate Dynamics, 49, 3473–3491, doi:10.1007/s00382-017-3524-1.

Gallego D., García-Herrera R., Peña-Ortiz C., Ribera P. (2017): The steady enhancement of the Australian Summer Monsoon in the last 200 years. Scientific Reports 7:16166. doi: 10.1038/s41598-017-16414-1.

García, R. R., A. K. Smith, D. E. Kinnison, A. de la Cámara, and D. Murphy (2017): Modification of the gravity wave parameterization in the Whole Atmosphere Community Climate Model: Motivation and results. Journal of the Atmospheric Sciences, 74, 275-291, doi:10.1175/JAS-D-16-0104.1.

Garrido-Perez J.M., Ordóñez C., García-Herrera R. (2017): Strong signatures of high-latitude blocks and subtropical ridges in winter PM10 over Europe. Atmospheric Environment, 167, 49-60. doi:10.1016/j.atmosenv.2017.08.004

D.Ivy, S. Solomon, N.Calvo, D.W.J.Thompson (2017): Observed connections of Arctic Stratospheric ozone extremes to Northern Hemisphere surface climate. Environ. Res. Lett., 12, doi: 10.1088/1748-9326/aa57a4

Ordóñez, C., Barriopedro D., García-Herrera R., Sousa, P. M., Schnell, J. L. (2017): Regional responses of surface ozone in Europe to the location of high-latitude blocks and subtropical ridges. Atmos. Chem. Phys. 17, 3111-3131, doi:10.5194/acp-17-3111-2017.

Palmeiro F.M., M. Iza, D. Barriopedro, N. Calvo and R. García-Herrera (2017): The complex behavior of El Niño winter 2015-2016. Geophys. Res. Lett., doi:10.1002/2017GL072920

Plougonven, R., A. de la Cámara, A. Hertzog, V. Jewtoukoff, and F. Lott (2017): On the relation between gravity waves and wind speed in the lower stratosphere over the Southern Ocean. Journal of the Atmospheric Sciences, 74, 1075–1093, doi:10.1175/JAS-D-16-0096.1.

Salcedo-Sanz, S., Jiménez-Ferníndez S., Aybar-Ruiz A., Casanova-Mateo, C., Sanz-Justo, J., García-Herrera R. (2017): A CRO-species optimization scheme for robust global solar radiation statistical downscaling. Renewable Energy 111, 63-76, doi:10.1016/jrenene.2017.03.079.

Sousa P.M., Trigo R.M., Barriopedro D., Soares P.M.M., Ramos A.M., Liberato M.L.R. (2017): Responses of European precipitation distributions and regimes to different blocking locations. Climate Dynamics, 48(3), 1141-1160, doi: 10.1007/s00382-016-3132-5.


Abalos M., Legras B. and Shuckburgh E. (2016): Interannual variability in effective diffusivity in the upper troposphere / lower stratosphere from reanalysis data. Quarterly Journal of the Royal Meteorological Society, 142, 1847-1861, doi:10.1002/qj.2779.

Abalos M., Randel W.J. and Birner. T. (2016): Phase-speed spectra of eddy tracer fluxes linked to isentropic stirring and mixing in the upper troposphere and lower stratosphere. Journal of the Atmospheric Sciences, 73, 4711–4730, doi: 10.1175/JAS-D-16-0167.1.

Ayarzagüena B., and J. A. Screen (2016): Future Arctic sea ice loss reduces severity of cold air outbreaks in midlatitudes. Geophysical Research Letters, 43, 2801–2809, doi: 10.1002/2016GL068092.

Butler, A.H., A. Arribas, M. Athanassiadou, J. Baehr, N. Calvo, A. Charlton-Perez, M. Deque, D.I.V. Domeisen, K. Froehlich, H. Hendon, Y. Imada, M. Ishii, M. Iza, A. Karpechko, A. Kumar, C. MacLachlan, W.J. Merryfield, W.A. Mueller, A. O'Neill, A.A. Scaife, J. Scinocca, M. Sigmond, T.N. Stockdale, and T. Yasuda (2016): The Climate-system Historical Forecasting Project: Do stratosphere-resolving models make better seasonal climate predictions in boreal winter? Q. J. Roy. Meteor. Soc., 142, 1413–1427, doi:10.1002/qj.2743doi: 10.1002/qj.2743.

Chiodo G., Garcia-Herrera R., Calvo N., Vaquero J., Barriopedro D., Cabanelas J. and Matthes K. (2016): The impact of a future solar minimum on climate change projections in the Northern Hemisphere. Environmental Research Letters, 11, 034015, doi:10.1088/1748-9326/11/3/034015.

de la Cámara A., F. Lott, and M. Abalos (2016): Climatology of the middle atmosphere in LMDz: Impact of source-related parameterizations of gravity wave drag. Journal of Advances in Modeling Earth Systems, 8, 1507–1525, doi:10.1002/2016MS000753.

de la Cámara, A., F. Lott, V. Jewtoukoff, R. Plougonven, and A. Hertzog (2016): On the gravity wave forcing during the southern stratospheric final warming in LMDz. Journal of the Atmospheric Sciences, 73, 3213-3226, doi:10.1175/JAS-D-15-0377.1.

Domínguez-Castro F. and García-Herrera R. (2016): Documentary sources to investigate multidecadal variability of droughts. Cuadernos de Investigación Geográfica, 42 (1), 13-27, doi: 10.18172/cig.2936.

Gómez Martín, J. C., H. Vömel, T. D. Hay, A. S. Mahajan, C. Ordóñez, M. C. Parrondo Sempere, M. Gil-Ojeda, and A. Saiz-Lopez (2016): On the Variability of Ozone in the Equatorial Eastern Pacific Boundary Layer, J. Geophys. Res. Atmos., 121, doi:10.1002/2016JD025392.

Iza M., N. Calvo and E. Manzini (2016): The Stratospheric Pathway of La Niña. Journal of Climate, 29, 8899–8914, doi: 10.1175/JCLI-D-16-0230.1.

Li, T., N. Calvo, J. Yue, J. Russell III, A. Smith, M. Mlynczac, A. Chandran, X. Dou, A. Liu (2016): Southern Hemisphere summer mesopause responses to El Niño Southern Oscillation. J. Clim., doi: 10.1175/JCLI-D-15-0816.1

Luterbacher J., Werner J.P., Smerdon J.E, Fernández-Donado L., González-Rouco F.J., Barriopedro D., Ljungqvist F.C., Büntgen U., Zorita E., Wagner S., Esper J., McCarroll D., Toreti A., Frank D., Jungclaus J.H., Barriendos M., Bertolin C., Bothe O., Brȧzdil R., Camuffo D., Dobrovolný P., Gagen M, García-Bustamante E., Ge Q., Gómez-Navarro J.J., Guiot J., Hao Z., Hegerl G.C., Holmgren K., Klimenko V.V., Martín-Chivelet J., Pfister C., Roberts N., Schindler A., Schurer A., Solomina O., von Gunten L., Wahl E., Wanner H., Wetter O., Xoplaki E., Yuan N., Zanchettin D., Zhang H., Zerefos C. (2016): European summer temperatures since Roman times. Environmental Research Letters, 11 (2), 024001, doi: 10.1088/1748-9326/11/2/024001. Highlighted by Editors in the 2016 collection.

Ordóñez, P., Gallego, D., Ribera, P., Peña-Ortiz, C., and Garcia-Herrera, R. (2016): Tracking the Indian Summer Monsoon onset back to the pre-instrumental period. J. Clim., 29, 8115–8127, doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1175/JCLI-D-15-0788.1

Pan L., Honomichl S.B., Kinnison D.E., Abalos M., Randel W.J., Bergman J.W., and Bian J. (2016): Transport of chemical tracers from the boundary layer to stratosphere associated with the dynamics of the Asian summer monsoon. Journal of Geophysical Research: Atmospheres, 121, 14159-14174, doi:10.1002/2016JD025616.

Rodriguez-Fonseca, B., Suarez-Moreno, R., Ayarzagüena B., Lopez-Parages, J., Gomara,I., Villamayor, J., Mohino, E., Losada, R. and Castaño-Tierno A.(2016): A Review of ENSO Influence on the North Atlantic. A Non-Stationary Signal. Atmosphere, 7, 87, doi:10.3390/atmos7070087

Sánchez-Bénitez, A., García-Herrera R., Vicente-Serrano, S.M. (2016): Revisiting precipitation variability, trends and drivers in the Canary Islands. Int. J. Climatol., doi:10.1002/joc.4937.

Sherwen, T., Schmidt, J. A., Evans, M. J., Carpenter, L. J., Großmann, K., Eastham, S. D., Jacob, D. J., Dix, B., Koenig, T. K., Sinreich, R., Ortega, I., Volkamer, R., Saiz-Lopez, A., Prados-Roman, C., Mahajan, A. S., and Ordóñez, C. (2016): Global impacts of tropospheric halogens (Cl, Br, I) on oxidants and composition in GEOS-Chem, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 16, 12239-12271, doi:10.5194/acp-16-12239-2016.

Sousa P.M., Barriopedro D., Trigo R.M., Ramos A.M., Nieto R., Gimeno L., Turkman K. F., Liberato M.L.R. (2016): Impact of Euro-Atlantic blocking patterns in Iberia precipitation using a novel high resolution dataset. Climate Dynamics, 46 (7), 2573-2591, doi: 10.1007/s00382-015-2718-7.

Vicente-Serrano S.M., García-Herrera R., Barriopedro D., Azorín-Molina C., López-Moreno J.I., Gimeno L., Nieto R. (2016): The Westerly Index as complementary indicator of the North Atlantic Oscillation in explaining drought variability across Europe. Climate Dynamics, 47 (3), 845–863. doi:10.1007/s00382-015-2875-8.


Abalos M., Legras B., Ploeger F. and Randel W.J. (2015): Evaluating the advective Brewer-Dobson circulation in three reanalyses for the period 1979-2012. Journal of Geophysical Research: Atmospheres, 120, 7534–7554, doi: 10.1002/2015JD023182.

Ayarzagüena B., Orsolini, Y.J., Langematz, U., Abalichin J. and Kubin A. (2015): The Relevance of the Location of Blocking Highs for Stratospheric Variability in a Changing Climate. Journal of Climate, 28, 531–549, doi: 10.1175/JCLI-D-14-00210.1.

Calvo, N., Polvani, L. M. and Solomon, S. (2015): On the surface impact of Arctic stratospheric ozone extremes. Environmental Research Letters, 10(9), 094003.

de la Cámara, A., and F. Lott (2015): A parameterization of gravity waves emitted by fronts and Jets. Geophysical Research Letters, 42, 2071–2078, doi:10.1002/2015GL063298.

Domínguez-Castro F., García-Herrera R. and Vaquero J.M. (2015): An early weather diary from Iberia (Lisbon, 1631-1632). Weather, 70(1), 20-24, doi:10.1002/wea.2319

Gallego, D. , P. Ordoñez, P. Ribera, C. Peña‐Ortiz, and R. Garcia‐Herrera (2015): An instrumental index of the West African Monsoon back to the 19th century. Quarter Journal of the Royal Meteorological Society, 141 (693), 3166–3176, doi: 10.1002/qj.2601.

García-Serrano J., C. Frankignoul, G. Gastineau, and A. de la Cámara (2015): On the predictability of the winter Euro-Atlantic climate: lagged influence of autumn Arctic sea-ice. Journal of Climate, 28, 5195–5216, doi:10.1175/JCLI-D-14-00472.1.

Iza, M., and N. Calvo, (2015): Role of Stratospheric Sudden Warmings on the response to Central Pacific El Niño. Geophys. Res. Lett., 42, doi:10.1002/2014GL062935.

Jewtoukoff, V., A. Hertzog, R. Plougonven, A. de la Cámara, and F. Lott (2015): Comparison of gravity waves in the Southern Hemisphere derived from balloon observations and the ECMWF analyses. Journal of the Atmospheric Sciences, 72, 3449-3468, doi:10.1175/JAS-D-14-0324.1.

Kim J., Randel W.J., Birner, T. and Abalos M. (2015): Spectrum of wave forcing associated with the annual cycle of upwelling at the tropical tropopause. Journal of the Atmospheric Sciences, 73, 855-868, doi: 10.1175/JAS-D-15-0096.1.

Lopez-Bustins, J.A., Serrano E., Ayarzagüena B. , and Sanchez-Lorenzo, A. (2015): Spatial and temporal temperature trends in the lower stratosphere during the extended boreal winter from reanalyses. International Journal of Climatology, 35, 3888-3901, doi: 10.1002/joc.4253.

Palmeiro F.M., Barriopedro D., García-Herrera R. and Calvo N. (2015): Comparing Sudden Stratospheric Warming Definitions in Reanalysis Data. Journal of Climate, 28, 6823-6840, doi:10.1175/JCLI-D-15-0004.1.

Peña-Ortiz, C., D. Barriopedro, and R.Garcia-Herrera (2015): Multidecadal variability of the summer length in Europe. Journal of Climate, (in press) doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1175/JCLI-D-14-00429.1.

Ploeger F., Abalos M., Birner T., Konopka P., Legras B., Mueller R. and Riese M. (2015): Quantifying the effects of mixing and residual circulation on trends of stratospheric mean age of air. Geophysical Research Letters, 42, 2047–2054, doi: 10.1002/2014GL062927.

Ramos A.M., Barriopedro D., Dutra E. (2015): Circulation Weather Types as a tool in Atmospheric, Climate, and Environmental Research. Frontiers in Environmental Science, 3 (44), doi: 10.3389/fenvs.2015.0004.


Abalos M., Randel W.J. and Serrano E. (2014): Dynamical forcing of subseasonal variability in the Brewer-Dobson circulation. Journal of the Atmospheric Sciences, 71, 3439-3453, doi: 10.1175/JAS-D-13-0366.1.

Barriopedro D., Calvo N. (2014): On the relationship between ENSO, Stratospheric Sudden Warmings and Blocking. Journal of  Climate, 27, 4704-4720, doi: 10.1175/JCLI-D-13-00770.1

Barriopedro D., Gallego D., Alvarez-Castro M.C., Garcia-Herrera R., Wheeler D., Peña-Ortiz C. and Barbosa S.M. (2014): Witnessing North Atlantic westerlies variability from ship’s logbooks (1685-2008). Climate Dynamics, 43 (3-4), 939-955, doi: 10.1007/s00382-013-1957-8.

Chiodo G., Marsh D., García-Herrera R., Calvo N., and García J.A. (2014): On the detection of the solar signal in the tropical stratosphere. Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics. doi: 10.5194/acpd-13-30097-2013

de la Cámara, A., F. Lott, and A. Hertzog (2014): Intermittency in a stochastic parameterization of nonorographic gravity waves. Journal of Geophysical Research Atmospheres, 119, 11905-11919, doi:10.1002/2014JD022002.

Domínguez-Castro F., de Miguel J.C., Vaquero J., Gallego M.C. and García-Herrera R. (2014): Climatic potential of Islamic Chronicles in Iberia: Extreme droughts (AD 711-1010). The Holocene 24(3),368-372 doi: 10.1177/0959683613518591

Domínguez-Castro F., Ramos A.M., García-Herrera R. and Trigo R.M. (2014): Iberian extreme precipitation 1855/56: an analysis from early instrumental observations and documentary sources. International Journal of Climatology doi:10.1002/joc.3973

Fueglistaler S., Abalos M., Flannaghan T.J., Lin P., and Randel W.J. (2014): Variability and trends in dynamical forcing of tropical lower stratospheric temperatures. Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics, 14, 13439-13453, doi: 10.5194/acp-14-13439-2014.

Gómez-Escolar M., Fueglistaler S., Calvo N., Barriopedro D. (2014): Tropical Response to Stratospheric Sudden Warmings and its modulation by the QBO. Journal of Geophysical Research, 39 (22), doi: 10.1029/2012GL053632

Hurwitz, M.M., N. Calvo, C.I. Garfinkel, A.H. Butler, S. Ineson, C. Cagnazzo, E. Manzini, and C. Peña-Ortiz (2014): Extra-tropical atmospheric response to ENSO in the CMIP5 models. Climate Dynamics, 43, doi:10.1007/s00382-014-2110-z.

Kirchner-Bossi, N., García-Herrera, R., Prieto, L. and Trigo, R. M. (2014): A long-term perspective of wind power output variability. Int. J. Climatol.. doi: 10.1002/joc.4161

Manzini, E., A. Karpechko, J. Anstey, M. Baldwin, R. Black, C. Cagnazzo, N. Calvo, A. Charlton-Perez, B. Christiansen, P. Davini, E. Gerber, M. Giorgetta, L. Gray, S. C. Hardiman, Y.-Y.Lee, D. R. Marsh, B. McDaniel, A. Purich, A. Scaife, D. Shindell, S.-W. Son, S. Watanabe, G. Zappa: Northern winter climate change (2014): Assessment of uncertainty in CMIP5 projections related to stratosphere-troposphere coupling. J. Geophys. Res., 119, doi:10.1002/2013JD021403

Palmeiro, F.M., Calvo N. and  Garcia R.R. (2014): Future changes in the Brewer Dobson circulation under different greenhouse gas concentrations. J. Atmos. Sci., 71(8), 2962-2975, doi:10.1175/JAS-D-13-0289.1

Salcedo-Sanz S., Pastor-Sanchez A., Prieto L., Blanco-Aguilera A., Garcia-Herrera R. (2014): Feature selection in wind speed prediction systems based on a hybrid coral reefs optimization - Extreme learning machine approach. Energy Conversion and Management , 87, 10-18, doi: 10.1016/j.enconman.2014.06.041

Trachte K., Bissolli P., Obregón A., Nitsche H., Parker D., Kennedy J., Kendon M., Trigo R., Barriopedro D., Ramos A., Sensoy S., Hovhannisyan D. (2014): [Regional Climates] Europe and the Middle East [in “State of the Climate in 2013”]. Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, 95 (7), S181–S192.


Abalos M., Ploeger F., Konopka P., Randel W.J., and Serrano E. (2013): Ozone seasonality above the tropical tropopause: Reconciling the Eulerian and Lagrangian perspectives of transport processes. Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics, 13, 10787-10794, DOI: 10.5194/acp-13-10787-2013.

Abalos M., Randel W.J., Kinnison D.E., and Serrano E. (2013): Quantifying tracer transport in the tropical lower stratosphere using WACCM. Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics, , 13, 10591-10607, doi: 10.5194/acp-13-10591-2013.

Ayarzagüena B., Langematz, U., Meul, S., Oberländer, S., Abalichin, J., and Kubin A.: The role of climate change and ozone recovery for the future timing of major stratospheric warmings. Geophysical Research Letters, 40, 2460–2465, doi:10.1002/grl.50477.

Charlton-Perez, A. J., M. P. Baldwin, T. Birner, R. Black, A. Butler, N. Calvo, N. Davis, E. Gerber, N. Gillet, S. Hardiman, J. Kim, K. Kruger, Y-Y. Lee, E. Manzini, B. McDaniel, L. Polvani, T. Reichler, T.Shaw, M. Sigmond, S-W. Son, M. Toohey, L. Wilcox, S. Yoden, B. Christiansen, F. Lott, D. Shindell, S. Yukimoto, S. Watanabe (2013): On the lack of stratospheric dynamical variability in low-top versions of the CMIP5 models. J. Geophys. Res., 118, 6, 2494-2505, doi: 10.1002/jgrd.50125

de la Cámara, A., C. R. Mechoso, A. M. Mancho, E. Serrano, and K. Ide (2013): Isentropic transport within the Antarctic polar vortex: Rossby wave breaking evidence and Lagrangian structures. Journal of the Atmospheric Sciences, 70, 2982-3001, doi:10.1175/JAS-D-12-0274.1.

Domínguez-Castro F., Vaquero J.M., Rodrigo F.S., Farrona A. M. M, Gallego M.C., García-Herrera R, Barriendos M., Sanchez-Lorenzo A (2013): Early Spanish meteorological records (1780-1850). International Journal of Climatology. 34(3),593–603. DOI: 10.1002/joc.3709

Fernández-Donado L., González-Rouco J.F., Raible C.C., Ammann C.M., Barriopedro D., García-Bustamante E., Jungclaus J.H., Lorenz S.J., Luterbacher J., Phipps S.J., Servonnat J., Swingedouw D., Tett S.F.B., Wagner S., Yiou P, Zorita E. (2013): Large-scale temperature response to external forcing in simulations and reconstructions of the last millennium. Climate of the Past, 9 (1), 393–421, doi: 10.5194/cpd-9-393-2013.

Gómez-Hernández M., Drumond A., Gimeno L. and Garcia-Herrera R. (2013): Variability of of moisture sources in the Mediterranean region during the period 1980-2000. Water Resources Research 49(10), 6781–6794. DOI: 10.1002/wrcr.20538

Hardiman, S., N. Butchart, N. Calvo (2013): The morphology of the Brewer-Dobson circulation and its response to climate change in CMIP5 simulations. Quarterly Journal of the Royal Meteorological Society, doi: 10.1002/qj.2258.

Kirchner-Bossi N., Prieto L., García-Herrera R., Carro-Calvo L., Salcedo-Sanz S. (2013): Multi-decadal variability in a centennial reconstruction of daily wind. Applied Energy. doi:10.1016/j.apenergy.2012.11.072.

Li, T., N.Calvo, J. Yue, X. Dou, J.M. Russell III, M. Mlynczak, C-Y. She, X. Xue (2013): Influence of El Niño-Southern Oscillation in the mesosphere. Geophys. Res. Lett. 40, 1-5 doi: 10.1002/grl.50598.

Marsh, D.R., M.J. Mills, D.E. Kinnison, J.-F. Lamarque, N.Calvo, L. Polvani (2013): Climate change from 1850 to 2005 simulated in CESM1(WACCM). J. Climate,  26, 7372-7391, doi: 10.1175/JCLI-D-12-00558.1.

Trigo R.M., Añel J.A., Barriopedro D., García-Herrera R., Gimeno L., Nieto R., Castillo R., Allen M.R., and Massey N. (2013): The Record Winter Drought of 2011-12 in the Iberian Peninsula at “Explaining Extreme Events of 2012 from a Climate Perspective”. Bull. Amer. Meteor. Soc., 94 (9), S6–S9. doi:10.1007/s10584-009-9732-x

Trigo R., Barriopedro D., Ramos A. M., Parker D. Mühr B., Ehmann C., Bissolli P., Kennedy J. (2013): [Regional Climates] Iberian Peninsula [in “State of the Climate in 2012”]. Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, 94 (8), S176–S178.

Ulbrich U., Xoplaki E., Dobricic S., García-Herrera R., Lionello P., Adani M., Baldi M., Barriopedro D., Coccimiglio P., Dalu G., Efthymiadis D., Gaetani M., Galati M. B., Gimeno L., Goodess C. M., Jones P. D., Kuglitsch F. G., Leckebusch G. C., Luterbacher J., Marcos-Moreno M., Mariotti A., Nieto R., Nissen K. M., Pettenuzzo D., Pinardi N., Pino C., Shaw A. G. P., Sousa P., Toreti A., Trigo R. M., Tsimplis M. (2013): Past and Current Climate Changes in the Mediterranean Region [in Regional Assessment of Climate Change in the Mediterranean. Navarra A., Tubiana L. Eds.]. Dordrecht, The Netherlands: Springer. ISBN: 978-94-007-5772-1. pp. 9-52. Advances in Global Change Research, 52. (Book).

Young, P., A. Butler, N. Calvo, L. Haimberger, P. Kushner, D. Marsh, W. Randel, K. Rosenlof (2013): Agreement in late twentieth century Southern Hemisphere stratospheric temperature trends in observations and CCMVal-2, CMIP3 and CMIP5 models. J. Geophys. Res., 118, 6005-6013, doi: 10.1002/jgrd.50126


Abalos M., Randel W.J. and Serrano E. (2012): Variability in upwelling across the tropical tropopause and correlations with tracers in the lower stratosphere. Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics, 12, 11505-11517, doi:10.5194/acp-12-11505-2012.

Barriopedro D., Gouveia C., Trigo R.M., Wang L. (2012): The 2009-2010 drought in China: possible causes and impacts on vegetation. Journal of Hydrometeorology, 13, 1251-1267. doi: 10.1175/JHM-D-11-074.1

Calvo N., García R.R., Marsh D.R., Mills M.J., Kinnison D.E., Young P.J. (2012): Reconciling modeled and observed temperature trends over Antarctica. Geophysical Research Letters, 39, L16803, doi:10.1029/2012GL052526.

Carro-Calvo L., Salcedo-Sanz S., Prieto L., Kirchner-Bossi N., Portilla-Figueras A., Jiménez Fernández S. (2012): Wind speed reconstruction from synoptic pressure patterns using an evolutionary algorithm. Applied Energy, 89, 347-354.

Chiodo G., Calvo N., Marsh D.R., García-Herrera R. (2012): The 11-year solar cycle signal in transient WACCM3.5 simulations. Journal of Geophysical Research, 117, D06109, doi:10.1029/2011JD016393.

de la Cámara, A., A. M. Mancho, K. Ide, E. Serrano, and C. R. Mechoso (2012): Routes of transport across the Antarctic polar vortex in the southern spring. Journal of the Atmospheric Sciences, 69, 741-752, doi:10.1175/JAS-D-11-0142.1.

De la Torre L., García R.R., Barriopedro D., Chandran A. (2012): Climatology and Characteristics of Stratospheric Sudden Warmings in the Whole Atmosphere Community Climate Model. Journal of Geophysical Research, 117, doi:10.1029/2011JD016840

Domínguez-Castro F., Ribera P., García-Herrera R., Vaquero J.M., Barriendos M., Cuadrat J.M., Moreno J.M. (2012): Assessing extreme droughts in the Iberian Peninsula during 1750-1850 from rogation ceremonies. Climate of the Past, 8, 705-722.

Domínguez-Castro F., Vaquero J.M., Marín M., Gallego M.C., García-Herrera R. (2012): How useful could be the Arabic documentary sources to reconstruct past climate?. Weather, 67, 76-82.

Gerber E.P., Butler A., Calvo N., Charlton-Pérez A., Giorgetta M., Manzini E., Polvani L.M., Sassi F., Scaife A., Shaw T., Son S.-W., Watanabe S. (2012): Assessing and Understanding the Impact of Stratospheric Dynamics and Variability on Earth System. Bulleting of the American Meteorological Society, doi:10.1175/BAMS-D-11-00145.1. 

Gómez-Escolar, M., Fueglistaler S., Calvo N., Barriopedro D. (2012): Changes in polar stratospheric temperature climatology in relation to stratospheric sudden warming occurrence. Geophys. Res. Lett., 39, L22802, doi:10.1029/2012GL053632. 

Trachte K., Obregón A., Bissolli P., Kennedy J.J., Parker D.E., Trigo R.M., Barriopedro D. (2012): [Regional Climates] Europe [in “State of the Climate in 2011”]. Bull. Amer. Meteor. Soc., 93 (7), S186–S199.doi: 10.1175/2012BAMSStateoftheClimate.1

Xoplaki E., Trigo R.M., García-Herrera R., Barriopedro D., D’Andrea F., Fischer E.M., Gimeno L., Gouveia C., Hernández E., Kuglitsch F.G., Mariotti A., Nieto R., Pinto J.G., Pozo-Vázquez D., Saaroni H., Toreti A., Trigo I.F., Vicente-Serrano S.M., Yiou P. (2012): Large-Scale Atmospheric Circulation driving Extreme Climate Events in the Mediterranean and its related impacts [in The Climate of the Mediterranean Region: from the past to the future. Lionello Ed.]. Amsterdam: Elsevier. ISBN: 978-0-12-416042-2. pp. 347-403. (Book).


Antón M., Bortoli D., Costa M.J., Kulkarni P.S., Domingues A.F., Barriopedro D., Serrano A., Silva A.M. (2011): Temporal and spatial variabilities of total ozone column over Portugal. Remote Sensing of Environment, 115, 3, 855-863, doi: 10.1016/j.rse.2010.11.013

Ayarzagüena B., Langematz, U., and Serrano E. (2011): Tropospheric forcing of the stratosphere: A comparative study of the two different major stratospheric warmings in 2009 and 2010. Journal of Geophysical Research: Atmospheres, 116, D18114, doi: 10.1029/2010JD015023

Barriopedro D., Fischer E.M., Luterbacher L., Trigo R.M., García-Herrera R. (2011): The hot summer of 2010: redrawing the temperature record map of Europe. Science, 332, 6026, 220-224, doi: 10.1126/science.1201224

Calvo N., Marsh D.R. (2011): The combined effects of ENSO and the 11 year solar cycle on the Northern Hemisphere polar stratosphere. Journal of Geophysical Research, 116, D23112, doi:10.1029/2010JD015226 

Carro-Calvo L., Salcedo-Sanz S., Kirchner-Bossi N., Portilla-Figueras A., Prieto L., García-Herrera R., Hernández E. (2011): Extraction of synoptic pressure patterns for long-term wind speed estimation in wind farms using evolutionary computing. Energy, 36, 1571-1581.

Díaz H.F., Trigo R.M., Hughes M.K., Mann M.E., Xoplaki E., Barriopedro D. (2011): Spatial and temporal characteristics of climate in Medieval times revisited. Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, 92,1487-1500. doi: 10.1175/BAMS-D-10-05003.1

Gallego M.C., Domínguez-Castro F., Vaquero J.M., García-Herrera R. (2011): The hidden role of women in monitoring nineteenth-century African weather: Instrumental observations in Equatorial Guinea. Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society. 92, 315-324.

García-Serrano, J., B. Rodríguez-Fonseca, I. Bladé, P. Zurita-Gotor, and A. de la Cámara (2011): Rotational atmospheric circulation during North-Atlantic European winter: The influence of ENSO. Climate Dynamics, 37, 1727-1743, doi:10.1007/s00382-010-0968-y.

Gómez-Gesteira M., Gimeno L., de Castro M., Lorenzo M.N., Alvarez I., Nieto R., Taboada J.J., Crespo A.J.C., Ramos A.M., Iglesias I.,Gómez-Gesteira J.L., Santo F.E., Barriopedro D. Trigo I.F. (2011): The state of climate in NW Iberia, Climate Research, 48, 109-144, doi: 10.3354/cr00967. 

Maier F., Obregon A., Bissolli P., Kennedy J.J., Parker D.E., Trigo R.M., Barriopedro D., Gouveia C.M., Sensoy S., Achberger C. (2011): Europe [in State of the Climate in 2010. Blunden J., Arndt D.S., and Baringer M.O. Eds.] Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, 92 (6), S199-S210. 

Richter, Matthes K., Calvo N., Gray L. (2011): Influence of the Quasi Biennial Oscillation and El Nino-Southern Oscillation on the frequency of Stratospheric Sudden Warmings. Journal of Geophysical Research, 116, D20111, doi:10.1029/2011JD015757.

Sousa P.M., Trigo R.M., Aizpurua P., Nieto R., Gimeno L., Garcia-Herrera R. (2011). Trends and extremes of drought indices throughout the 20th century in the Mediterranean. Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci., 11, 33-51

Zubiaurre I., Calvo N. (2011): The ENSO Modoki signal in the stratosphere. Journal of Geophysical Research, 117, D06109, doi:10.1029/2011JD016690


Barriopedro D., Antón M., García J.A. (2010): Atmospheric blocking signatures in total ozone and ozone mini-holes. Journal of Climate, 23, 14, 3967-3983, doi: 10.1175/2010JCLI3508.1.

Barriopedro D., García-Herrera R., Lionello P., Pino C. (2010): A discussion of the links between solar variability and high-storm-surge events in Venice. Journal of Geophysical Research, 115, D13101, doi:10.1029/2009JD013114

Barriopedro D., García-Herrera R., Trigo R.M. (2010): Application of blocking diagnosis methods to General Circulation Models. Part I: a novel detection scheme. Climate Dynamics, 35, 7-8, 1373-1391, doi: 10.1007/s00382-010-0767-5.

Barriopedro D., García-Herrera R., González-Rouco JF., Trigo R.M. (2010): Application of blocking diagnosis methods to General Circulation Models. Part II: model simulations. Climate Dynamics, 35, 7-8, 1393-1409, doi: 10.1007/s00382-010-0766-6.

Calvo N., García R.R., Randel W.J., Marsh D.R. (2010): Dynamical mechanism for the increase in tropical upwelling in the lowermost tropical stratosphere during warm ENSO events. Journal of the Atmospheric Sciences, 67, 2331-2340

Castanheira J.M., Barriopedro D. (2010): Dynamical connection between tropospheric blockings and stratospheric polar vortex. Geophysical Research Letters, 37, L13809, doi: 10.1029/2010GL043819.

Chiodo G. and Haimberger L. (2010): Interannual changes in mass consistent energy budgets from ERA-Interim and satellite data. Journal Of Geophysical Research, 115, D02112, doi:10.1029/2009JD012049

de la Cámara, A., C. R. Mechoso, K. Ide, R. Walterscheid, and G. Schubert (2010): Polar night vortex breakdown and large-scale stirring in the southern stratosphere. Climate Dynamics, 35, 965-975, doi:10.1007/s00382-009-0632-6.

Domínguez-Castro F., García-Herrera R., Ribera P., Barriendos, M. (2010): A shift in the spatial pattern of Iberian droughts during the 17th century. Climate of the Past 6, 1111-1137.

García-Herrera R., Díaz J., Trigo R.M., Luterbacher J., Fischer E.M. (2010): A review of the European summer heat wave of 2003. Critical Reviews in Environmental Science and Technology, 40 (4), 267-306, doi: 10.1080/10643380802238137.

Mock C.J., Chenoweth M., Altamirano I., Rodgers M.D., García-Herrera R. (2010): The great Louisiana Hurricane of August 1812. Bulletin of the American Meterorological Society, 91, 1653–1663.

Trigo R.M., Gouveia C.M., Barriopedro D. (2010): The intense 2007–2009 drought in the Fertile Crescent: Impacts and associated atmospheric circulation. Agricultural and Forest Meteorology,150, 9, 1245-1257, doi:10.1016/j.agrformet.2010.05.006

Trigo R.M., Barriopedro D., Gouveia C.C., Obregón A., Bissolli P., Kennedy J.J., Parker D.E. (2010): Iberia, [in State of the Climate in 2009. Peterson C. and Baringer M.O. Eds.] Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, 91 (7), S166-S167.

Wang L.; Chen W.; Zhou W.; Chan J.C.L.; Barriopedro D.; Huang R. (2010): Effect of the climate shift around mid 1970's on the relationship between wintertime Ural blocking circulation and East Asian climate. International Journal of Climatology, 30, 1, 153-158, doi: 10.1002/joc.1876

Wheeler D., García-Herrera R., Wilkinson C.W., Ward C. (2010): Atmospheric circulation and storminess derived from Royal Navy logbooks: 1685 to 1750. Climatic Change, 101, 257-280.


Ayarzagüena, B., Serrano E. (2009): Characterization of the Tropospheric Circulation over the Euro-Atlantic Area in Relation with the Timing of Stratospheric Final Warmings. Journal of Climate, 22, 6313-6324, doi: 10.1175/2009JCLI2913.1.

Cagnazzo C., Manzini E., Calvo N., Douglass A., Akiyoshi H., Bekki S., Chipperfield M., Dameris M., Deushi M., Fischer A.M., Garny H., Gettelman A., Giorgetta M.A., Plummer D., Rozanov E., Shepherd T.G., Shibata K., Stenke A., Struhers H., Tian W. (2009): Northern winter stratospheric temperatures and ozone responses to ENSO inferred from an ensemble of Chemisry Climate Models. Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics, 9, 8935-8948.

Calvo N., García R.R. (2009): Wave forcing of the tropical upwelling in the lower stratosphere under increasing greehouse gas concentration. Journal of the Atmospheric Sciences, 66, 3184-3196. doi: 10.1175/2009JAS3085.1

Calvo N., Giorgetta M.A., García-Herrera R., Manzini E. (2009): Correction on Non-linearity of the combined effect of El Nino and QBO effects on the Northern Hemisphere polar vortex in MAECHAM5 simulations. Journal of Geophysical Research, 114, D20117.

Calvo N., Giorgetta M.A., Garcia-Herrera R., Manzini E. (2009): Non-linearity of the combined warm ENSO and QBO effects on the Northern Hemisphere Polar Vortex in MAECHM5 simulations. Journal of Geophysical Research, 114, D13109. doi:10.1029/2008JD011445.

Küttel M., Xoplaki E., Gallego D., Luterbacher J., García-Herrera R., Allan R., Barriendos M., Jones P.D., Wheeler D., Wanner H. (2009): The importance of ship log data: reconstructing North Atlantic, European and Mediterranean sea level pressure fields back to 1750. Climate Dynamics, 34, 1115-1128.

Patón D., García-Herrera R., Cuenca J., Galavis M., Roig F.A. (2009): Influence of climate on radial growth of Holm Oaks (Quercus ilex subsp. ballota Desf) from SW Spain. Geochronometria, 281, 49-56.

Prieto M.R., García-Herrera R. (2009) Documentary sources from South America: potential for climate reconstruction. Palaeogeography Palaeoclimatology Palaeoecology, 281, 196-209.

Queralt S., Hernández E., Barriopedro D., Gallego D., Ribera P., Casanova C. (2009): North Atlantic Oscillation influence and weather types associated with winter total and extreme precipitation events in Spain. Atmospheric Research, 94, 4, 675-683, doi: 10.1016/j.atmosres.2009.09.005.

Randel W.J., García R.R., Calvo N., Marsh D. (2009): ENSO influence on zonal mean temperature and ozone in the tropical lower stratosphere. Geophysical Research Letters, 36, L15822, doi:10.1029/2009GL039343.

Roig F.A.; Barriopedro D.; García-Herrera R.; Patón Dominguez D.; Monge S., (2009): North Atlantic Oscillation signatures in western Iberian tree-rings. Geografiska Annaler, 91 A, 2, 141-157, doi: 10.1111/j.1468-0459.2009.00360.x  

Salcedo-Sanz S., Portilla-Figueras J.A., Ortiz-Garcia E.G., Perez-Bellido A.M., García-Herrera R., Elorrieta J.I. (2009). Spatial regression analysis of NOx and O3 concentrations in Madrid urban area using Radial Basis Function networks. Chemometrics and Intelligent Laboratory Systems 99, 79-90.

Trigo R.M., Barriopedro D., Gouveia C.C., Obregón A., Bissolli P., Kennedy J.J., Parker D.E. (2009): Iberia, [in State of the Climate in 2008. Peterson C. and Baringer M.O. Eds.] Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, 90 (8),S149-S150, doi: 10.1175/BAMS-90-8-StateoftheClimate.

Trigo R.M., Ramos A.M., Nogueira P.J., Santos F.D., García-Herrera R., Gouveia C., Santo F. (2009): Evaluating the impact of extreme temperature based indices in the 2003 heatwave excessive mortality in Portugal. Environmental Science and Policy, 12(7), 844-854.

Trigo R.M., Vaquero J.M., Alcoforado M.J., Barriendos M., Taborda J., García-Herrera R., Luterbacher J. (2009): Iberia in 1816, the year without a summer. International Journal of Climatology, 29 , 99-115.

Wheeler D., García-Herrera R., Vaquero J.M., Chenoweth M., Mock C. (2009): Reconstructing the trajectory of the August 1680 Hurricane from contemporary records. Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, 90 (7), 971-978.

Wheeler D., García-Herrera R., Wilkinson C., Ward C. (2009): Atmospheric circulation and storminess derived from Royal Navy logbooks: 1685 to 1750. Climatic Change, 101/1, 257 - 280.


Barriopedro D., García-Herrera R., Huth R. (2008): Solar modulation of Northern Hemisphere winter blocking. J. Geophys. Res., 113, D14, D14118, doi:10.1029/2008JD009789.

Bojariu R., García-Herrera R., Gimeno L., Zhang, Oliver W. (2008): Cryosphere-Atmosphere interaction related to variability and change of the Northern Annual mode. Annals of the New York Academy of Science 1146, 50-59.

Calvo N., García-Herrera R., García R. (2008): The ENSO signal in the Stratosphere. Annals of the New York Academy of Science, 1146, 16-31

García-Herrera R., Díaz H.F., García R.R., Prieto M.R., Barriopedro D., Moyano R., Hernández, E. (2008): A chronology of El Niño events from primary documentary sources in Northern Peru. Journal of Climate, 21, 9, 1948-1962, doi: 10.1175/2007JCLI1830.1.

Peña-Ortiz C., García-Herrera R., Ribera P., Calvo N. (2008): Asymmetries on the QBO Signature on the Mid to High latitudes Circulation of the Stratosphere. Annals of the New York Academy of Science, 1146, 32-49.

Peña-Ortiz C., Ribera P., García-Herrera R., Giorgetta M.A., García R. (2008): Forcing mechanism for the seasonal asymmetries of the secondary circulation of the QBO in ERA-40 and MAECHAM5. Journal of Geophysical Research- Atmospheres, 113, D16103, doi:10.1029/2007JD009288.

Ribera P., García-Herrera R., Gimeno L. (2008): Historical deadly typhoons in the Philippines. Weather, 63(7), 194-199.

Trigo R.M., Valente M.A., Trigo I.F., Miranda P., Ramos A.M., Paredes D., Garcia-Herrera R. (2008): North Atlantic wind and cyclone trends and their impact in the European precipitation and Atlantic significant wave height. Annals of the New York Academy of Science 1146, 212-234.

Vaquero J.M, García-Herrera R., Wheeler D., Chenoweth M., Mock C. (2008) : A historical analogue of 2005 hurricane Vince. Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, 89, 191-201, doi:10.1175/BAMS-89-2-191.

Wheeler D., García-Herrera R. (2008): Ship´s logbooks in climatological research: reflections and prospects. Annals of the New York Academy of Science 1146, 1-15.


Calvo N., Giorgetta M.A., Peña-Ortiz C. (2007): Sensitivity of the boreal winter circulation in the middle atmosphere to the quasi-biennial oscillation in MAECHAM5 simulations. Journal of Geophysical Research, 112, D10124, doi: 10.10296/2006JD007844.

Chenoweth M., Vaquero J.M., García-Herrera R., Wheeler D. (2007): A Pioneer in Tropical Meteorology: William Sharpe's Barbados Weather Journal, Apr-Aug. 1680. Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, 88, 1957-1964. doi: 10.1175/BAMS-88-12-1957.

Delgado G., Redaño A., Lorente J., Nieto R., Gimeno L., Ribera P., Barriopedro D., García-Herrera R., Serrano A., (2007): Cloud Cover Analysis Associated to Cut-off Low Pressure Systems using Meteosat Imagery. Meteorology and Atmospheric Physics, 96, 1-2, 141-157, doi: 10.1007/s00703-006-0225-4.

Gallego D., García-Herrera R., Calvo N., Ribera P. (2007): A new meteorological record for Cadiz (Spain) 1806-1854. Journal of Geophysical Research, 112, D12108, doi: 10.1029/2007JD008517

Gallego D., García-Herrera R., Prieto M.R., Peña-Ortíz C. (2007): On the quality of climate proxies derived from newspaper reports – a case study. Climate of the Past, 4, 11-18.

García-Herrera R., Gimeno L., Ribera P., Hernández E., González E., Fernández G. (2007): Identification of Caribbean basin hurricanes from Spanish documentary sources. Climatic Change, 88, 55-85, doi: 10.1007/s10584-006-9124-4.

García-Herrera R., Luterbacher J., Lionello P., González-Rouco F., Ribera P., Rodó X., Kull C., Zerefos C. (2007): Reconstruction of past Mediterranean climate. EOS, 88-9, 111.

García-Herrera R., Paredes D., Trigo R.M., Trigo I.F., Hernández E., Barriopedro D., Mendes M.A (2007): The outstanding 2004-2005 drought in the Iberian Peninsula: Associated atmospheric circulation. Journal of Hydrometeorology, 8, 3, 483-498, doi: 10.1175/JHM578.1

García-Herrera R., Ribera P., Gimeno L., Hernández E. (2007): Northwest Pacific Typhoons Documented by the Philippine Jesuits, 1566-1900. Journal Geophysical Research Atmospheres, 112, D06108 1-12. doi:10.1029/2006JD007370.

Gimeno L., de la Torre L., Nieto R., Gallego D., Ribera P., García-Herrera R. (2007): A new diagnostic of stratospheric polar vortices. Journal of Atmospheric and Solar-Terrestrial Physics, 69, 1797-1812.

Nieto R., Gimeno L., De la Torre L., Ribera P., Barriopedro D., García-Herrera R., Serrano A., Gordillo A., Redaño A., Lorente J. (2007): Interannual variability of cut-off low systems over the European sector: the role of blocking and the northern hemisphere circulation modes. Meteorology and Atmospheric Physics, 96, 1-2, 85-101, doi: 10.1007/s00703-006-0222-7.

Nieto R., Gimeno L., Añel J.A., De la Torre L., Gallego D., Barriopedro D., Gallego M, Gordillo A., Redaño A., Delgado G. (2007): Analysis of the precipitation and cloudiness associated with COLs occurrence in the Iberian Peninsula. Meteorology and Atmospheric Physics, 96, 1-2, 103-119, doi: 10.1007/s00703-006-0223-6


Barriopedro D., García-Herrera R., Hernández E. (2006): The role of snow cover in the Northern Hemisphere winter to summer transition. Geophysical Research Letters, 33, 14, L14708, doi: 10.1029/2006GL025763.

Barriopedro D., García-Herrera R., Lupo A.R., Hernández E. (2006): A Climatology of Northern Hemisphere Blocking. Journal of Climate, 19, 6, 1042-1063, doi: 10.1175/JCLI3678.1

Correoso J.F., Hernández E., García-Herrera R., Barriopedro D., Paredes D. (2006): A 3-year study of cloud-to-ground lightning flash characteristics of Mesoscale convective systems over the Western Mediterranean Sea. Atmospheric Research, 79, 2, 89-107, doi: 10.1016/j.atmosres.2005.05.002

García-Herrera R. (2006): Unexplored documentary sources to assess climate variability in the Mediterranean sea. Nuovo Cimento della Societa Italiana di Fisica C, 29/1, 41 - 44.

García-Herrera R., Barriopedro D. (2006): Northern Hemisphere snow cover and atmospheric blocking variability. Journal of Geophysical Research, 111, D21, D21104, doi: 10.1029/2005JD006975.

García-Herrera R., Calvo N., García R.R., Giorgetta M.A. (2006): Propagation of ENSO temperature signals into the middle atmosphere: a comparison of two general circulation models and ERA-40 reanalysis data. Journal of Geophysical Research, 111, D06101, doi: 10.1029/2005JD006061.

Paredes D., Trigo R.M., García-Herrera R., Trigo I., Valente M.A. (2006): Understanding precipitation changes in Iberia in early spring: weather typing and storm-tracking approaches. Journal of Hydrometeorology, 7/1 ,101 - 113.

Trigo R., García-Herrera R., Paredes D. (2006): The Extreme Iberian Drought of 2005/05. Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, 87, 84 - 84.


Díaz J., García-Herrera R., Trigo R., Linares C., Valente M.A., Hernández E. (2005): The impact of summer 2003 heat wave in Iberia: How should we measure it?. International Journal of Biometeorology, 49, 179 - 183.

Díaz J., Linares C., García-Herrera, R., López C., Tobias A. (2005): Mortality impact of extreme winter temperatures.International Journal of Biometeorology, 49, 179 - 183.

Gallego D., García-Herrera R., Ribera P., Jones P.D. (2005): Seasonal mean pressure reconstruction for the North Atlantic (1750-1850) based on early marine data. Climate of the Past, 1, 19 - 33.

García-Herrera R., Barriopedro D., Hernández E., Paredes D., Correoso F.J., Prieto L. (2005): The 2001 Mesoscale Convective systems over Iberia and the Balearic Islands. Meteorology and Atmospheric Physics, 90, 3-4, 225-243, doi: 10.1007/s00703-005-0114-2

García-Herrera, R., Díaz J., Trigo R.M., Hernández E. (2005): Extreme summer temperatures in Iberia: health impacts and associated synoptic conditions. Annales Geophysicae, 23, 239 - 251.

García-Herrera R., Gimeno L., Ribera P., Hernández E. (2005): New records of Atlantic hurricanes from Spanish documentary sources. Journal of Geophysical Research, 110, 1 - 7.

García-Herrera R., Hernández E., Paredes D., Barriopedro D., Correoso F.J., Prieto L. (2005): A MASCOTTE-based characterization of MCSs over Spain, 2000-2002. Atmospheric Research, 73, 3-4, 261-282, doi: 10.1016/j.atmosres.2004.11.003.

García-Herrera R., Können G., Wheeler D., Prieto M.R., Jones P., Koek F. (2005): A climatological database for the world's oceans 1750-1854. Climatic Change, 73, 1 - 12.

García-Herrera R., Wilkinson W., Koek F.B., Prieto M.R., Calvo N., Hernández E. (2005): Description and general background to ships’ logbooks as a source of climatic data. Climatic Change, 73, 1-2, 13-36.

Hernández E., García-Herrera R., Gallego D., Ribera P., Gimeno L. (2005): A new look for the Southern Hemisphere jet stream. Climate Dynamics, 24, 607 - 621.

Nieto R., Gimeno L., De la Torre L., Ribera P., Gallego D., García-Herrera R., García J.A., Nuñez M., Redaño A., Lorente J. (2005): Climatology of Cut-off Lows in the Northern Hemisphere. Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society,18, 1551 - 1552.

Nieto R., Gimeno L., De la Torre L., Ribera P., Gallego D., García-Herrera R., García J., Nuñez M., Redaño A., Lorente J. (2005): Climatological Features of Cut-off Low Systems in the Northern Hemisphere. Journal of Climate.18/A , 3085 - 3108.

Prieto M.R., Gallego D., García-Herrera R., Calvo N. (2005): Deriving Wind Force Terms from Nautical Reports through Content Analysis. The Spanish and the French cases. Climatic Change, 73, 1-2, 37-55

Ribera P., García-Herrera R., Gimeno L., Hernández E. (2005): Typhoons in the Philippines, 1900-1934. Climate Research, 29, 85 - 90

Tesouro M., Gimeno L., Nieto R., de la Torre L., Ribera P., Gallego D., García-Herrera R., Hernández E. (2005): Interannual variability of the annual cycle of temperature over northern Africa. Studia Geophysica et Geodaetica, 49, 141 - 151.

Trigo R.M., García-Herrera R., Díaz J., Trigo I.F., Valente M.A. (2005): How exceptional was the early August 2003 heatwave in France?. Geophysical Research Letteres, 32, 1 - 4.

Wheeler D., García-Herrera R., Koek F., Wilkinson C., Können G., Prieto M.R., Jones P., Casale R. (2005): CLIWOC: A Climatological Database for the World's Oceans 1750-1850 .Climatic Change, 73, 1 - 12.


Calvo N., García R.R., García-Herrera R., Gallego D., Gimeno L., Hernández E., Ribera P. (2004): Analysis of the ENSO signal in tropospheric and stratospheric temperatures observed by MSU, 1979-2000. Journal of Climate, 17, 3934-3945

Díaz J., García-Herrera R., Lopez C., Linares C., Tobías A., Prieto L. (2004): Mortality impact of extreme winter temperatures. Journal of Biometeorology, 49, 179 - 183.

Díaz J., Linares C., García-Herrera R., López C., Trigo R. (2004): Impact of temperatura and air pollution on Children mortality in Madrid. Journal of Occupational and Environmental Medicine, 46, 768 -774.

Prieto L., García-Herrera R., Díaz J., Hernández E., del Teso M.T. (2004): Minimum extreme temperatures over peninsular spain. Global and Planetary Change, 44, 59 - 71.

Prieto R., García-Herrera R., Hernández E. (2004): Early records of Icebergs in the Southern Ocean from Spanish Documentary Sources. Climatic Change, 66, 29 - 48.

Ribera P., Gallego D., Gimeno L., Pérez J.F., García-Herrera R., Hernández E., de la Torre L., Nieto R., Calvo N. (2004): The use of equivalent temperature to analyse climate variability. Studia Geophysica et Geodaetica, 48, 459-468.

Ribera P., Gimeno L., Gallego D., García-Herrera R., Hernández, de la Torre L., Nieto R., Calvo N.(2004): Three Aproaches for determining extreme years of global atmospheric temperatura. Studia Geophysica et Geodaetica, 48, 447-458.

Ribera P., Peña-Ortiz C., García-Herrera R., Gallego D., Hernández E., Gimeno L. (2004): Detection of the secondary meridian circulation associated with the QBO. Geophysical Research Letteres, 109, 1 - 8.


De la Torre L., Gimeno L., Ribera P., Gallego D., García-Herrera R.,Hernández E. (2003): Interannual variability of relative angular momentum in the northern hemisphere and its relationship with the north atlantic oscillation and the arctic oscillation. Atmósfera, 149 - 156.

García-Herrera R., Gallego D., Hernández E., Gimeno L., Ribera P., Calvo N. (2003): Precipitation trends in the Canary Islands. Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, 23, 235 - 241.

García-Herrera R., Garcia R., Prieto M.R., Hernández E., Gimeno L., Diaz H.F. (2003): The use of Spanish historical archives to reconstruct climate variability. Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, 84/8, 1025 - 1035.

García-Herrera R., Hernández E., Muñoz T., Ribera P., Gimeno L. (2003): Temperature predictability in the Greater Mediterranean area. Theoretical and Applied Climatology, 75/3-4, 179 - 187.

García-Herrera R., Macías A., Gallego D., Ribera P., Gimeno L., Hernández E. (2003): Reconstruction of the precipitation in the Canary Islands for the period 1595-1836. Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, 1037 - 1039.

Gimeno L., De la Torre L., Nieto R., García-Herrera R., Hernández E., Ribera P. (2003): Changes in the relationship NAO-Northern Hemisphere Temperature due to solar activity. Earth and Planetary Sciences Letters, 206 (1-2), 15 - 20.

Gimeno L., Vidal O., Nieto R., de la Torre L., García-Herrera R., Hernández E., Bojariu R., Ribera P., Gallego D. (2003): Impact of the extratropical dynamical modes upon troposphere temperature using approach based on advection of temperature. International Journal of Climatology, 23, 399 - 404.

Prieto L., Díaz J., García-Herrera R.,Hernández E., del Teso M.T. (2003): NAO influence on extreme winter temperatures in Madrid. Annales Geophysicae, 20, 2077 - 2085.

Ribera R., Gallego D., Peña-Ortiz C., Gimeno L., Garcia R., García-Herrera R., Hernández E., Calvo N. (2003): The Stratospheric QBO signal in the NCEP reanalysis, 1958-2001. Geophysical Research Letters, 30/13, 1691 - 1694.


de la Torre L., Gimeno L., Ribera P., Gallego G., García-Herrera R., Hernández E. (2002): The use of relative angular momentum to diagnose the Arctic Oscillation. Earth and Planetary Sciences Letters, 197, 215 - 223.

Díaz J., García-Herrera R., Velázquez F., López C., Otero A., Hernández E., (2002): Effects of Extremely Hot Days on People Older than 65 in Seville (Spain) from 1986 to 1997. International Journal of Biometeorology, 46, 145 - 149

Díaz J., López C., Alberdi J.C., Jordán A., García-Herrera R., Hernández E., Otero A. (2002): Heat waves in Madrid, 1986-1997; effects on the health of the elderly. International Archives of Occupational and Environmental Health, 75, 163 - 170.

García-Herrera R., Prieto L., Díaz J., Hernández E., del Teso M.T. (2002): Synoptic conditions leading to Extremely Hot temperatures in Madrid. Annales Geophysicae, 20, 237 - 245.

Gimeno L., Nieto R., Ribera P., Pérez J.F., Vidal O., De la Torre L., Gallego D., García-Herrera R., Hernández E. (2002): Imprints of the North Atlantic Oscillation on four non-usual atmospheric parameters. Earth and Planetary

Gimeno L., Ribera P., Iglesias R., García-Herrera R., Hernández E. (2002): Empirical influences of ENSO and the North Atlantic Oscillation on Agriculture in Spain. Climate Research.

Prieto L., García-Herrera R., Díaz J., Hernández E., del Teso M.T. (2002): NAO influence on extreme winter temperatures in Madrid. Annales Geophysicae, 20, 2077 -2085.


García-Herrera R., Gallego D., Hernández E., Gimeno L., Ribera P. (2001): An ENSO signal in the subtropical North Atlantic. Geophysical Research Letteres, 28, 15, 2939 -2942.

García-Herrera R., Gallego D., Gimeno L., Hernández E., Ribera P. (2001): Influence of the North Atlantic Oscillation on the precipitation in the Canary islands. Journal of Climate, 14, 3889 - 3993.

García R., García-Herrera R., Hernández E., Diaz H., Eischeid J., Prieto M.R., Gimeno L., Rubio F., Bascary A. (2001): Atmospheric Circulation Changes in the Tropical Pacific Inferred from the Voyages of the Manila Galleons in the Sixteenth-Eighteenth Centuries. Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, 82, 2435 - 2455.

Gimeno L., García-Herrera R., Pacheco J.M., Hernández E., Ribera P. (2001): Predictability of global surface temperature by means of nonlinear analysis. Earth and Planetary Sciences Letters, 184, 561 - 564.

Prieto M.R., Gimeno L., García R.R., Hernández E., García-Herrera R., Dussel P., Ribera P. (2001): Looking for periodicities in the hail intensity in the Andes Region, Atmósfera, 14, 87 - 93.

Prieto M.R., Gimeno L., García-Herrera R., Doussel P., Hernández E., Ribera P. (2001): Interannual oscillations and trend in the snow occurrence in the Andes region since 1885. Australian Meteorological Magazine, 50, 2, 164 - 168.


García-Herrera R., Cisneros J., Hernández E., Manzano J., Díaz J. (2000): Time modeling of daily UVB values in Madrid. Journal of Applied Meteorology, 39, 117 - 123.

García-Herrera R., Gimeno L., Hernández E., Ribera P., Prieto R. (2000): Reconstructing the North Atlantic atmospheric circulation in the 16th, 17th and 18th centuries from historical sources. Climate Research, 14, 147 - 151.

García-Herrera R., Ribera P., Gimeno L., Hernández E. (2000): Are the North Atlantic Oscillation and the Southern Oscillation related in any time scale?. Annales Geophysicae, 18, 247 -251.

Ribera P., García-Herrera R., Díaz H., Gimeno L., Hernández E. (2000): Trend and interannual oscillations in the main sea-level surface pressure patterns over the Mediterranean, 1955-1990. Geophysical Research Letteres, 27, 1143 - 1146.