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Details of PhD. Atmospheric Sciences Jose Luis Santos   


Gender male
Job title Professor
Department Faculty of Marine ciences
Escuela Superior Politecnica del Litoral ( ESPOL)
Centro Nacional de Recursos Costeros Malecon No 100 y Loja Guayaquil
Campus Gustavo Galindo
09 01 5863
Regions Black Sea
Tel (5934)2990550
Fax (5934) 2850663
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Degree PhD
Job type Teaching/Education , Research
Research Area(s) Climatology, Meteorology , Research Support Services , Climatology, Meteorology , Research Support Services
Research Activities He has been Professor/Researcher at the Marine Sciences and Maritime Engineering Department from Escuela Superior Politécnica del Litoral (ESPOL) in Ecuador (www.espol.edu.ec), since 1989. For six Years he was the Director of the Institute of Science and Technological Research at ESPOL (www.cicyt.espol.edu.ec), where he was responsible of the overall research policy of the University. And He has worked in several private and public positions in Ecuador. He has been a member of the National Academy of Sciences of Ecuador since 1997, he is also a member of the Committee for the Regional Study of El Niño Phenomenon (ERFEN), since 1996. And was a member of the consulting Committee for Latin America of the American Geophysical Union between 1994 and 1996 He was the Director of the International Research Center on El Niño (CIIFEN) since 2002 (until June 30th 2005) (www.ciifen-int.org)CIIFEN is an international organization which has as members of its International Board the World Meteorological Organization, the United Nations Secretariat for the International Strategy for Disaster Reduction, the governments of Ecuador and Spain, the Inter Governmental Oceanic Commission among others.

• Invited as authorized expert to review the Working Group II contribution to the Fifth Assessment Report (AR5), as an approved reviewer of the first-order draft chapters. IPCC. March 2013 - present. • Member: Advisory Group of Technical Experts (AGTE) for Impact Indicator Refinement, nominated by the United Nations Convention to Combat Desertification. January 2012 – present. • Vice Dean. School of Marine Sciences and Maritime Engineering. Escuela Superior Politecnica del Litoral. 2009-2012. • Co-Chair. Open Area Group No. 3: Climate Information and Prediction Services. World Meteorological Organization. 2005-2010. Geneva, Switzerland. • Expert Reviewer, Working Group 2 of the Intergovernmental Panel for Climate Change (IPCC). July 2005 – May 2007. • Director, National Center of Coastal Resources of Escuela Superior Politécnica del Litoral. July 2.006 – September 2007. • Member International Board of Ecocostas Foundation. January 2002 – present.
Research Region 70, 84
PUBLICATIONS (as reported by PhD. Atmospheric Sciences Jose SANTOS)

? Santos, J.L. El Cambio Climático en la Región Asia-Pacífico: Retos y Oportunidades. Publicación del CEAP. Julio 2009. ? Santos, J.L. El Cambio Climático: Diez Mitos O verdades?. Revista Focus. ESPOL. Enero 2008. ? Santos, J.L. El Cambio Climático ¿Es Real? Se lo puede detener?. Revista Investigación y Desarrollo- ESPOL. No 14. June 2007 ? El conocimiento sobre el evento de El Niño: Una perspectiva local dentro de un contexto global. 2006. Revista Tecnológica ESPOL. VOl. 19, N. 1. 143-152. ? Santos J.L., P. Fabian (editors.) 2006: The El Niño Phenomenon and Its Global Impact. Conference Proceedings. Advances in Geosciences. Volume 6. American Geophysical Union. 297 pp. ? Santos, J.L. 2006: The Impact of El Niño - Southern Oscillation Events on South America. Advances in Geosciences. Volume 6.1. American Geophysical Union. 221-225.
? Observed trends in indices of daily temperature extremes in South America 1960-2000. Submitted to the Journal of Climate. January 7, 2005. With: L.A. Vincent, T.C. Peterson, V.R. Barros, M.B. Marino, M. Rusticucci, G. Carrasco, E. Ramirez, L.M. Alves, T. Ambrizzi, M.A. Berlato, A.M. Grimm, J.A. Marengo, L. Molion, D.F. Moncunill, E. Rebello, Y.M.T. Anunciação, J. Quintana, J. Baez, G. Coronel, J. Garcia, I. Trebejo, M. Bidegain, M.R. Haylock, D. Karoly. ? Trends in total and extreme South American rainfall 1960-2000 and links with sea surface temperature. Submitted to Journal of Climate. 6th December, 2004. With: Haylock M. R., Peterson T., Abreu de Sousa J. R., Alves L. M., Ambrizzi T., Anunciação Y. M. T., Baez J., Barbosa de Brito J. I., Barros V. R., Berlato M. A., Bidegain M., Coronel G., Corradi V., Garcia V. J., Grimm A. M.I, Jaildo dos Anjos R., Karoly D., Marengo J. A., Marino M. B., Meira P. R., Miranda G. C., Molion L., Moncunill D. F., Nechet D., Quintana J., Ramirez E., Rebello E., Rusticucci M., Trebejo I., Vincent L. ? Synoptic And Spatial Variability Of The Rainfall Along The Northern Peruvian Coast During The 1997-8 El Niño Event. Michael W. Douglas, José Luis Santos, Malaquias Peña, Norma Ordinola, Luis Flores, and Joshua Boustead. NOAA-NSSL-2000. ? El Niño 1997-98 As Seen From Pacs-Sonet Observations. Michael Douglas, José Luis Santos, Malaquias Peña, Walter Fernandez, Norma Ordinola and Luis Flores. NOAA-NSSL-2000 ? El Niño y la Niña: Una Oscilación Climática. En: El Fenómeno de El Niño 1997-99 en el Ecuador. Del desastre a la Prevención. Enrico Gasparri, Carlo Tassara, Margarita Velasco (Editores). CISP, Italia, 1999
M. Sc. Ingenieria Ambiental

Group(s): GOOS , GOOS Regional Alliances , GRASP
Created: 0000-00-00 Last Updated: 2016-07-01 by Jose SANTOS