Renato Ramos da Silva

Professor Renato Ramos da Silva holds a PhD in Meteorology from Duke University (North Carolina – USA), a master degree from INPE (National Institute for Space Research – Brazil) and a Bsc in Physics from University of São Paulo (USP – Brazil). Today he works as professor at Federal University of Santa Catarina (UFSC – Brazil). He is the coordinator of the course in Meteorology. The main research projects involves numerical weather forecasting, regional climate modeling, global climate change, mesoscale meteorology and extreme events.

Professional career

2010 – Full professor at Federal University of Santa Catarina (UFSC), Florianópolis-SC (Brazil)

2008-2010 Researcher at Federal University of Bahia (UFBA), Salvador-BA (Brazil)

2006-2008 Researcher & Professor at Federal University of Pará (UFPA), Belém-PA (Brazil)

2001-2006 Research Assistant at Duke University, Durham(NC, USA)

1999-2000 Research Assistant at Rutgers, The New Jersey State University, New Brunswich (NJ, USA)

1997-1999 Researcher at Iowa State University (ISU), Ames (IA, USA)

1993-1997 Ceará State for Water Resources and Meteorology (FUNCEME), Fortaleza-CE (Brazil)

1991-1993 Master student at Brazilian National Institute for Space Research (INPE), São José dos Campos-SP (Brazil)

1987-1990 Bsc student in Physics at University of São Paulo (IFSC-USP), São Carlos-SP (Brazil)


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