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Maria Assunção Faus da Silva Dias

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Universidade de São Paulo (USP). Instituto de Astronomia, Geofísica e Ciências Atmosféricas (IAG)  (Institutional affiliation for the last research proposal)
Birthplace: Brazil

graduate at Matematica Aplicada from Universidade de São Paulo (1974), master's at Atmospheric Sciences from Colorado State University (1977) and ph.d. at Atmospheric Sciences from Colorado State University (1979). Has experience in Geosciences, focusing on Meteorology, acting on the following subjects: amazonia, chuva, precipitacao, tempestades and nuvens. (Source: Lattes Curriculum)

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CECCHINI, MICAEL AMORE; SILVA DIAS, MARIA A. F.; MACHADO, LUIZ A. T.; MORALES RODRIGUEZ, CARLOS A.; BISCARO, THIAGO. Macrophysical and Microphysical Characteristics of Convective Rain Cells Observed During SOS-CHUVA. JOURNAL OF GEOPHYSICAL RESEARCH-ATMOSPHERES, v. 125, n. 13, . Web of Science Citations: 0. (15/14497-0, 17/04654-6, 17/17047-0)

YEOM, JAE MIN; YUM, SEONG SOO; MEI, FAN; SCHMID, BEAT; COMSTOCK, JENNIFER; MACHADO, LUIZ A. T.; CECCHINI, MICAEL A.. Impact of secondary droplet activation on the contrasting cloud microphysical relationships during the wet and dry seasons in the Amazon. ATMOSPHERIC RESEARCH, v. 230, . Web of Science Citations: 0. (17/04654-6)

MEI, FAN; WANG, JIAN; COMSTOCK, JENNIFER M.; WEIGEL, RALF; KRAEMER, MARTINA; MAHNKE, CHRISTOPH; SHILLING, JOHN E.; SCHNEIDER, JOHANNES; SCHULZ, CHRISTIANE; LONG, CHARLES N.; et al. Comparison of aircraft measurements during GoAmazon2014/5 and ACRIDICON-CHUVA. Atmospheric Measurement Techniques, v. 13, n. 2, p. 661-684, . Web of Science Citations: 0. (17/04654-6, 13/05014-0, 09/15235-8)

MITZEVA‚ R.; TSENOVA‚ B.; ALBRECHT‚ R.; PETERSEN‚ W.. A study of charge structure sensitivity in simulated thunderstorms. ATMOSPHERIC RESEARCH, v. 91, n. 2, p. 299-309, . (04/09049-3)

VENDRASCO‚ EP; SILVA DIAS‚ PL; FREITAS‚ ED. A case study of the direct radiative effect of biomass burning aerosols on precipitation in the Eastern Amazon. ATMOSPHERIC RESEARCH, v. 94, n. 3, p. 409-421, . Web of Science Citations: 5. (01/06908-7)

ZERI, MARCELO; SA, LEONARDO D. A.. Horizontal and Vertical Turbulent Fluxes Forced by a Gravity Wave Event in the Nocturnal Atmospheric Surface Layer Over the Amazon Forest. BOUNDARY-LAYER METEOROLOGY, v. 138, n. 3, p. 413-431, . Web of Science Citations: 15. (01/06908-7)

DE SOUZA, CLEDENILSON MENDONCA; DIAS-JUNIOR, CLEO QUARESMA; TOTA, JULIO; DE ABREU SA, LEONARDO DEANE. An empirical-analytical model of the vertical wind speed profile above and within an Amazon forest site. METEOROLOGICAL APPLICATIONS, v. 23, n. 1, p. 158-164, . Web of Science Citations: 3. (01/06908-7)

DIAS-JUNIOR, CLEO Q.; MARQUES FILHO, EDSON P.; SA, LEONARDO D. A.. A large eddy simulation model applied to analyze the turbulent flow above Amazon forest. JOURNAL OF WIND ENGINEERING AND INDUSTRIAL AERODYNAMICS, v. 147, p. 143-153, . Web of Science Citations: 6. (01/06908-7)

PARDO, LIANET HERNANDEZ; TOLEDO MACHADO, LUIZ AUGUSTO; CECCHINI, MICAEL AMORE; GACITA, MADELEINE SANCHEZ. Quantifying the aerosol effect on droplet size distribution at cloud top. Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics, v. 19, n. 11, p. 7839-7857, . Web of Science Citations: 0. (17/04654-6, 16/24562-6, 15/14497-0)

ZERI, MARCELO; SA, LEONARDO D. A.. The impact of data gaps and quality control filtering on the balances of energy and carbon for a Southwest Amazon forest. Agricultural and Forest Meteorology, v. 150, n. 12, p. 1543-1552, . Web of Science Citations: 14. (01/06908-7)

BEU‚ C.M.L.; AMBRIZZI‚ T.. Variabilidade interanual e intersazonal de frequencia de ciclones no Hemisfério Sul. Revista Brasileira de Meteorologia, v. 21, p. 44-55, . (01/06908-7)

ALBRECHT, RACHEL I.; MORALES, CARLOS A.; SILVA DIAS, MARIA A. F.. Electrification of precipitating systems over the Amazon: Physical processes of thunderstorm development. JOURNAL OF GEOPHYSICAL RESEARCH, v. 116, . Web of Science Citations: 17. (04/09049-3)

DIAS JUNIOR, C. Q.; SA, L. D. A.; PACHECO, V. B.; DE SOUZA, C. M.. Coherent structures detected in the unstable atmospheric surface layer above the Amazon forest. JOURNAL OF WIND ENGINEERING AND INDUSTRIAL AERODYNAMICS, v. 115, p. 1-8, . Web of Science Citations: 10. (01/06908-7)

ZERI, MARCELO; SA, LEONARDO D. A.; NOBRE, CARLOS A.. Estimating Buoyancy Heat Flux Using the Surface Renewal Technique over Four Amazonian Forest Sites in Brazil. BOUNDARY-LAYER METEOROLOGY, v. 149, n. 2, p. 179-196, . Web of Science Citations: 4. (11/04101-0, 01/06908-7)

JOSÉ A. MARENGO; GILBERTO FISCH; CARLOS MORALES; IRIA VENDRAME; PAULO C. DIAS. Diurnal variability of rainfall in southwest Amazonia during the LBA-TRMM field campaign of the austral summer of 1999. Acta Amazonica, v. 34, n. 4, p. 593-603, . (01/13816-1, 01/06908-7)

CAMPONOGARA, GLAUBER; DA SILVA DIAS, MARIA ASSUNCAO FAUS; CARRIO, GUSTAVO G.. 4 Biomass burning CCN enhance the dynamics of a mesoscale convective system over the La Plata Basin: a numerical approach. Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics, v. 18, n. 3, p. 2081-2096, . Web of Science Citations: 0. (14/05351-9, 12/08115-9, 09/15235-8)

PEREZ, GABRIEL M. P.; SILVA DIAS, MARIA A. F.. Long-term study of the occurrence and time of passage of sea breeze in Sao Paulo, 1960-2009. INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF CLIMATOLOGY, v. 37, n. 1, p. 1210-1220, . Web of Science Citations: 5. (13/10470-4, 15/14497-0)

SENA, ELISA T.; SILVA DIAS, M. A. F.; CARVALHO, L. M. V.; SILVA DIAS, P. L.. Reduced Wet-Season Length Detected by Satellite Retrievals of Cloudiness over Brazilian Amazonia: A New Methodology. Journal of Climate, v. 31, n. 24, p. 9941-9964, . Web of Science Citations: 3. (16/12342-1, 17/17047-0)

CAMPONOGARA, G.; SILVA DIAS, M. A. F.; CARRIO, G. G.. Relationship between Amazon biomass burning aerosols and rainfall over the La Plata Basin. Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics, v. 14, n. 9, p. 4397-4407, . Web of Science Citations: 10. (12/08115-9)

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