Dr Javier Amezcua

Postdoctoral Research Assistant - DARC

Web Pages:

My Research: http://www.met.reading.ac.uk/~dz904025


Education

BSc in Physics Engineering, Monterrey Tech. 2006
MSc in Applied Statistics, Monterrey Tech. 2008
PhD in Atmospheric and Oceanic Science, University of Maryland 2012

Research

My research area is data assimilation, predictability and numerical weather forecasting. I am part of the Data Assimilation Research Group (DARC).

Recent Publications:

Publications for j.amezcuaespinosa@reading.ac.uk

Jump to: 2017 | 2016 | 2015 | 2014 | 2013 | 2012 | 2011 | 2009
Number of items: 14.

2017

Chavez-Arroyo, R., Fernades-Correia, P., Lozano-Galiana, S., Sanz-Rodrigo , J., Amezcua, J. and Probst, O. (2017) A novel approach to statistical-dynamical downscaling for long-term wind resource predictions. Meteorological Applications. ISSN 1469-8080 (In Press)

Goodliff, M., Amezcua, J. and Van Leeuwen, P. J. (2017) A weak-constraint 4DEnsembleVar. Part II: experiments with larger models. Tellus A, 69 (1). 1271565. ISSN 1600-0870 doi: 10.1080/16000870.2016.1271565

2016

Amezcua, J., Goodliff, M. and Van Leeuwen, P. J. (2016) A weak-constraint 4DEnsembleVar. Part I: formulation and simple model experiments. Tellus A. ISSN 1600-0870 doi: 10.1080/16000870.2016.1271564 (In Press)

Zhu, M., Van Leeuwen, P. J. and Amezcua, J. (2016) Implicit equal-weights particle filter. Quarterly Journal of the Royal Meteorological Society. ISSN 0035-9009 doi: 10.1002/qj.2784

2015

Amezcua, J. and Williams, P. D. (2015) The composite-tendency Robert–Asselin–Williams (RAW) filter in semi-implicit integrations. Quarterly Journal of the Royal Meteorological Society, 141 (688). pp. 764-773. ISSN 1477-870X doi: 10.1002/qj.2391

Goodliff, M., Amezcua, J. and Van Leeuwen, P. (2015) Comparing hybrid data assimilation methods on the Lorenz 1963 model with increasing nonlinearity. Tellus A, 67. ISSN 1600-0870 doi: 10.3402/tellusa.v67.26928

2014

Amezcua, J. and Van Leeuwen, P. (2014) Gaussian anamorphosis in the analysis step of the EnKF: a joint state-variable/observation approach. Tellus A, 66. 23493. ISSN 1600-0870 doi: 10.3402/tellusa.v66.23493

2013

Amezcua, J., Ide, K., Kalnay, E. and Reich, S. (2013) Ensemble transform Kalman-Bucy filters. Quarterly Journal of the Royal Meteorological Society, 140 (680). pp. 995-1004. ISSN 1477-870X doi: 10.1002/qj.2186

2012

Amezcua, J., Ide, K., Bishop, C. H. and Kalnay, E. (2012) Ensemble clustering in deterministic ensemble Kalman filters. Tellus A, 64. 18039. ISSN 1600-0870 doi: 10.3402/tellusa.v64i0.18039

Amezcua, J. (2012) Advances in sequential data assimilation and numerical weather forecasting: an Ensemble Transform Kalman-Bucy Filter, a study on clustering in deterministic Ensemble Square Root Filters, and a test of a new time stepping scheme in an atmospheric model. PhD thesis, University of Maryland.

2011

Amezcua, J., Munoz, R. and Probst, O. (2011) Reconstruction of gusty wind speed time series from autonomous data logger records. Wind & Structures, 14 (4). pp. 337-357. ISSN 1226-6116

Romo, A., Amezcua, J. and Probst, O. (2011) Validation of three new measure-correlate-predict models for the long-term prospection of the wind resource. Journal of Renewable and Sustainable Energy, 3 (2). 023105. ISSN 1941-7012 doi: 10.1063/1.3574447

Amezcua, J., Kalnay, E. and Williams, P. D. (2011) The effects of the RAW filter on the climatology and forecast skill of the SPEEDY model. Monthly Weather Review, 139 (2). pp. 608-619. ISSN 0027-0644 doi: 10.1175/2010MWR3530.1

2009

Gallo, A., Gosch, R., Amezcua, J., Reyes, E. and Probst, O. (2009) Statistical evaluation of the early-stage development of Jatropha energy plantations in Northeastern Mexico. Intenational Journal of Global Warming, 1 (4). pp. 473-492. ISSN 1758-2091 doi: 10.1504/IJGW.2009.029218

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