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Flavio Tiago do Couto

Researcher (ICT - Institute of Earth Sciences)

Fixed-term employment contract

Doctoral Degree: Ciências da Terra e do Espaço/Física da atmosfera e do clima (Universidade de Évora, Portugal - 2016)
Master Degree: Ciências da Terra, da Atmosfera e do Espaço/Física da atmosfera e do clima (Universidade de Évora, Portugal - 2011)
Bachelor's Degree: Meteorologia (Universidade Federal de Pelotas, Brasil - 2010)
ICT - Institute of Earth Sciences (Integrated Member with doctorate)
Atmospheric Sciences
Meteorology, precipitation and wildfire modelling.
PCIF/MPG/0175/2019 / FCT
em curso até 14/03/2024
ALT20-05-3559-FSE-000074 / Portugal 2020
acrónimo: RH.Vita
finished in 30/06/2023
acrónimo: CILIFO
finished in 31/12/2021
Baggio R, Filippi JB, Truchot B, Couto FT (2022) Local to continental scale coupled fire-atmosphere simulation of large industrial fire plume. Fire Safety Journal. Volume 134, December 2022, 103699.
Couto, F.T.; Santos, F.L.M.; Campos, C.; Andrade, N.; Purificação, C.; Salgado, R. Is Portugal Starting to Burn All Year Long? The Transboundary Fire in January 2022. Atmosphere 2022, 13, 1677.
Couto, F.T.; Salgado, R.; Guiomar, N. Forest Fires in Madeira Island and the Fire Weather Created by Orographic Effects. Atmosphere 2021, 12, 827.
Couto, F.T., E. H. Cardoso, M. J. Costa, R. Salgado, J. L. Guerrero-Rascado, V. Salgueiro, How a mesoscale cyclonic vortex over Sahara leads to a dust outbreak in South-western Iberia, Atmospheric Research,Volume 249,2021,
Couto, F.T., Iakunin, M., Salgado, R., Pinto, P., Viegas, T., Pinty, J-P. Lightning modelling for the research of forest fire ignition in Portugal. Atmospheric Research. 242: 104993. 2020. doi:
Couto,F.T., Salgado, R.,2019: Modelação de descargas elétricas atmosféricas com modelo de investigação de alta resolução espacial. Relatório técnico do ICT, 2019, 44pp.
Couto, F. T., Salgado, R., and Costa, M. J.: Analysis of intense rainfall events on Madeira Island during the 2009/2010 winter, Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci., 12, 2225-2240, doi:10.5194/nhess-12-2225-2012, 2012.

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