Dr. Ricardo Fonseca / Research Scientist at Khalifa University

Dr. Fonseca is a post-doctoral researcher in the field of atmospheric sciences at Khalifa University in Abu Dhabi. After completing his PhD on extreme European weather regimes at the University of Reading, United Kingdom, he went to the Earth Observatory of Singapore to do a four-year post-doc on regional climate modelling with a focus on the tropics, in particular on Southeast Asia. He then joined the Group of Atmospheric Science at the Luleå University of Technology in northern Sweden, also as a post-doc, in April 2016, where he continued to work on dynamical downscaling and data analysis before moving to Abu Dhabi in January 2019.