Vitoria Gil Alfonso

Predoctoral Researcher


Instituto Dom Luiz
Faculdade de Ciências, Universidade de Lisboa
Campo Grande, Edf. C8, Piso 3, Sala 8.3.15
1749-016 Lisboa

Areas of Scientific activity

Climatology, extratropical and tropical cyclones, regional climate modeling, climate variability and change, renewable energy resources, forecasts.



Piero Lionello, Isabel F. Trigo, Victoria Gil, Margarida L. R. Liberato, Katrin M. Nissen, Joaquim G. Pinto, Christoph C. Raible, Marco Reale, Annalisa Tanzarella, Ricardo M. Trigo, Sven Ulbrich & Uwe Ulbrich (2016) Objective climatology of cyclones in the Mediterranean region: a consensus view among methods with different system identification and tracking criteria. Dynamic Meteorology and Oceanography, 68:1, 29391. doi: 10.3402/tellusa.v68.29391


Gallardo C., Gil V., Hagel E., Tejeda C., Castro M. (2013) Assessment by the use of the Köppen-Trewartha classification of climate change in Europe throughout the 21st century from an ensemble of regional climate models. International Journal of Climatology, 33: 2157-2166 (2013). DOI:10.1002/joc.3580


Hagel E., Gil V., Tejeda C., Castro M. (2012) Dynamical downscaling of the NCEP EPS forecast using PROMES limited area model. Tethys, 9: 3-12 (2012). DOI: 10.3369/tethys.2012.9.01


Gaertner M. A., Domínguez M., Gil V., Sánchez E. (2009) Risk of Tropical Cyclones over the Mediterranean Sea in a Climate Change Scenario. Hurricanes and Climate Change, pp. 235-250. J. B. Elsner and T.H.Jagger (Eds.), Springer Verlag, New York (2009). ISBN: 0387094091.


Gaertner M. A., Jacob D., Gil V., Domíngez M., Padorno E., Sanchez E., Castro M (2007) Tropical cyclones over the Mediterranean sea in climate change simulations. Geophys. Res. Lett., 34, L14711 (2007) DOI: 10,1029/2007GL029977

2002 - 2004

Gil V., Genovés A., Picornell M. A., Jansà A. (2002) Base de datos de ciclones a partir de análisis objetivos del CEPP: Similitudes y diferencias entre el Mediterráneo Occidental y Oriental. Revista climatológica Vol. 2(2002): pp 21-28, ISSN 1578-8768