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Details of Dr Charles Galdies   


Gender male
Job title Lecturer
Department Environment management and planning
Institute of Earth Systems ( IES)
University of Malta Msida
Institute of Earth Systems University of Malta
Regions Mediterranean Sea - Western Basin
Bristol Channel
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Degree PhD (Remote Sensing and GIS), M.Sc. (Biology), B.Sc.
Job type Teaching/Education , Research , Data Management , Natural Resource Management , Technical Advice & Consulting
Research Area(s) Biological Oceanography, Marine Ecology , Physical Oceanography , Climatology, Meteorology , Pollution , Biological Oceanography, Marine Ecology , Physical Oceanography , Climatology, Meteorology , Pollution
Skills/Expertise Remote sensing, marine geographic information system, weather and climate monitoring
PUBLICATIONS (as reported by Dr Charles GALDIES)

Galdies C (2012). Temperature trends in Malta (central Mediterranean) from 1951 to 2010. Meteorol Atmos Phys. DOI 10.1007/s00703-012-0187-7 http://www.springerlink.com/openurl.asp?genre=article&id=doi:10.1007/s00703-012-0187- 7
Cabornero Gago R, Farrugia R N, Giordmaina L & Galdies C (2010). Analysis of Low Level Wind Behaviour in Central and South East Malta. Wind Engineering: 34, 2, 2010 pp 181?192.
Galdies C & Donoghue D N M (2010). Use of exploratory spatial data analysis and geostatistics to verify the skill of atmosphere forecast models with improved data initialisation schemes. Rivista di Meteorologia, Rome.
Galdies, C. & Donoghue, D N M (2009). A first attempt at assimilating microwave- derived SST to improve the predictive capability of a coupled, high-resolution Eta- POM forecasting system, International Journal of Remote Sensing, 30: 23, 6169 ? 619.
Galdies C (2008). Maritime traffic effects on biodiversity in the Mediterranean Sea: in Review of impacts, priority areas and mitigation measures Editors: Ameer Abdulla, PhD, Olof Linden, PhD, IUCN.
Wefering F, Wefering D M, Krain E, Ekau W, Krause G, Galdies C (2007). Evaluation of Integrated Coastal Zone Management in Europe. Integrated Coastal Zone Management, IzR 5.2007, Ed.: BBR.
Galdies C (2007). Geographical Information Systems. Training Manual Coastal management and conservation: Applications in the Mediterranean region (ed. Conrad & Cassar). International Environment Institute, 51-55pp.
Borg J A & Galdies C (2005, 2006, 2007, 2008). Report on aerial imagery and monitoring of the marine benthic assemblages in St. George?s Bay. Submitted to the Malta Tourism Authority, 2005-2008

Created: 2003-02-27 Last Updated: 2016-07-03 by Charles GALDIES