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Jose Luis Santos Davila

Cargo: 
Professor
E-mail: 
jlsantos@espol.edu.ec
Carrera: 
Oceanografía
Otros Cargos: 
Executive Director International CLIVAR Project Office
Curriculum vitae (pdf): 

Información de Hoja de Vida

Estudios realizados:
  • MBA Global University of Tulane, New Orleans, La, 2000.
  • Ph.D., Atmospheric Sciences Georgia Institute of Technology. Atlanta-Ga, 1995.
  • Diploma, Coastal Resource Management. University of Rhode Island, Mayo, 1992
  • M.Sc., Atmospheric Sciences. Georgia Institute of Technology. Atlanta, Ga, 1988.
  • M.Sc., Oceanography. University of Rhode Island. Narragansett, RI, 1986.
  • B.Sc., Oceanography. Escuela Superior Politécnica del Litoral. Ecuador, 1984.
Membresía para profesionales y/o asociaciones científicas:
  • Director - Founder, Coastal Resources Center of the Escuela Superior Politécnica del Litoral. September 1993 -1995
  • Founder member. Ecocostas Foundation. January 2002 - present.
  • Member, Ecuadorian Scientific Community. National Academy of Sciences. February 1997 - present.
  • Member, Regional Study of the El Niño phenomenon (ERFEN). 1996 - present.
  • Member, Regional Advisory Committee for Latin America. American Geophysical Union. 1994 - 1996
Experiencia Profesional:
  • Coordinator. Climate Change Program of the Faculty of Maritime Engineering and Marine Sciences. ESPOL May 2007 - April 2017.
  • Coordinator: Master in Climate Change (Resolution RCP.S12.No384.10) of the FIMCBOR-ESPOL. October 2011-April 2017.
  • Project Evaluator: Public Call for Promotion of Research and Development (FID). National Secretariat of Science, Technology and Innovation of the Republic of Panama, October 2016
  • Guest evaluator to qualify: Social and environmental projects "Latino América Verde". July 2016
  • Article evaluator. Venezuelan Biological Record. Central University of Venezuela. Caracas. June 2016
  • Guest expert to review Chapter 3: "Ocean-marine and coastal biodiversity-poverty eradication nexus" of the "2015 Global Sustainable Development Report" (https://sustainabledevelopment.un.org/globalsdreport/2015). January 2015.
  • Project Evaluator: Public Call for Promotion of Research and Development (FID). National Secretariat of Science, Technology and Innovation of the Republic of Panama, March 2015
  • Academic evaluator invited by the Council of Higher Education of Ecuador to evaluate the Master's Program in Integrated Management of Water Resources and Irrigation, presented by the Central University of Ecuador. July 2014 – January 2015.
  • Academic evaluator invited by the Council of Higher Education of Ecuador to evaluate the Master's Program in Water Resources Management, presented by the Private Technical University of Loja. January - June 2014.
  • Guest expert to contribute to the "First World Ocean Assessment (or Global Marine Assessment)" as part of the editorial team of Chapter 4: "The Oceans' Role in the Hydrological Cycle". United Nations Global Reporting and Assessment of the State of the Marine Environment - First Assessment Report. January - May 2014.
  • Guest Expert to review the contribution of Working Group II to the "Fifth Assessment Report (AR5)", draft chapters. IPCC March 2013 - March 2014.
  • Associate Dean - Faculty of Maritime Engineering and Marine Sciences, (ESPOL). Guayaquil, Ecuador. June, 2009 - June 2012
  • Guest Expert: Advisory Group of Technical Experts (AGTE) for Impact Indicator Refinement, nominated by the United Nations Convention to Combat Desertification. January 2012 - November 2014.
  • Project Evaluator: Public Call for Studies of Environmental Phenomena and their Impact in Panama (EFA). National Secretariat of Science, Technology and Innovation of the Republic of Panama, 2011
  • Evaluator of Research Projects and Thematic Networks of the Ibero-American Program of Science and Technology for Development (CYTED), Spain Call 2010-2011.
  • Project Evaluator: Call “Study of Environmental phenomena and their impact in Panama”. National Secretariat of Science, Technology and Innovation of the Republic of Panama, 2010.
  • Comission for Climatology-World Meteorological Organization. Cochair: Open Programme Area Group OPAG3 - Climate Information and Prediction Services (CLIPS). 2005-2009
  • Coordinator. Career of Oceanography and Environmental Sciences. 2007-2009.
  • Academic technical evaluation for the CONESUP of the “Higher Specialization in Climate Change and Clean Development Mechanism” presented by the Simón Bolívar Andean University. December, 2008.
  • Guest as Expert Reviewer. Report of Working Group 2 of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC). July 2005 - May 2007.
  • Director - International Center for the Research of the El Niño Phenomenon (CIIFEN). November 2002 - December 2005.
  • Guest Editor, International Magazine: Journal “Advances in Geosciences” (http://www.copernicus.org/EGU/adgeo/adgeo.htm) 2005.
  • Research Project Evaluator. Colombian Institute for the Development of Sciences, Colombia (COLCIENCIAS). 2005
  • Advisor to the Regional Association III of the World Meteorological Organization to select the best Research Works in meteorology and hydrology, presented by young scientists from the region. Call 2004.
  • Evaluator of Research Projects and Thematic Networks of the Ibero-American Program of Science and Technology for Development (CYTED), Call 2004.
  • Coordinator: Research Program “Applied Climate Studies” (ECLIMA) FIMCBOR-ESPOL. September 1994 - 2008.
  • Director. Center for Scientific and Technological Research of the Escuela Superior Politécnica del Litoral. February 1997 - 2003.
  • Director - Founder, Coastal Resources Center of the Escuela Superior Politécnica del Litoral. September 1993 -1995
Actividades Profesionales, Últimos 5 años:
  • Expert Meeting for the implementation of bioclimatic and biometeorological forecasts in Latin America and the Caribbean. La Havana, Cuba. 25 Nov.- 2 Diciembre 2015. The use of human comfort indexes like a tool for adaptation to climate influences: the case of Guayaquil, Ecuador.
  • Pezzoli A., Santos Davila J.L., Santander V., Mejia R., Merino T., Fuentes J., Ignaccolo R., Quatrale E. (2015). Using meteorological measurements from different sources to evaluate the human comfort in urban area. In: Meteorological Technology World Expo 2015, 13th – 15th October 2015, Bruxelles (BEL) - Abstract
  • II World Congress of Environment and Natural Resources "Conservation and Protection of the Environment and its Biodiversity". Ecuador basin. 25-28 November 2014. Work: The Perception of the Society in the face of Climate Change.
  • National Forum: The Role of Universities in Strengthening the Decentralized National System of Risk Management in Ecuador, Quito, Ecuador. 24-25 July 2014. Research and training for risk reduction: Experiences from ESPOL - Master in Climate Change
Publicaciones:
  • Escobar María; Mantilla Gabriela; Bravo Lelys; Álava Jessenia; Arreaga Ernesto; Mejía Raúl; Santos José. Predictability of oceanic-atmospheric variables in the Litoral and Insular Regions Ecuador (En preparación)
  • M. García, L. Bravo de Guenni, T. Perugachi, A. Cedeño, J. Castillo, J.L. Santos, and A. Muñoz. ENSO Signal in the Precipitation of the Coastal Zone of Ecuador (En preparación).
  • Bravo de Guenni Lelys; García Mariangel; Muñoz Ángel; Santos José Luis; Cedeño Alexandra, Perugacchi Carlos; José Castillo. Predicting monthly precipitation along coastal Ecuador: ENSO and transfer function models. Theor Appl Climatol. DOI 10.1007/s00704-016-1828-4. May 2016.
  • Alessandro Pezzoli, José Luis Santos Dávila and Eleonora d’Elia. Climate and Human Health: Relations, Projections, and Future Implementations. Climate 2016, 4, 18; doi: 10.3390/cli4020018. March 2016
  • B. Ramos, M. D’Amico, J. Santos, I. Nolivos, A. Manzoni, R. Ponguillo, J. Gómez, T. Chávez. Measuring rain with microwave links: a pilot experiment in Ecuador. DOI: 10.1109/APWC.2015.7300149. IEEE. Septiembre 2015.
  • M.G. Escobar, J.L. Santos, A. G. Muñoz. “Validación del Modelo Numérico ROMS en la Región Ecuatorial Comprendida entre la Costa Ecuatoriana y Las Islas Galápagos “,  Training “4th International Workshop on Modeling the Ocean (IWMO2012)”. Presentación oral en Yokohama, Japón. 2012.
  • M.G. Escobar, J.L. Santos, A. G. Muñoz . “Validación del Modelo Numérico ROMS en la Región Ecuatorial Comprendida entre la Costa Ecuatoriana y Las Islas Galápagos“. Conferencia “4th WCRP International Conference on Reanalyses (ICR4)”. Póster presentado en Silver Spring, USA. 2012.
  • Santos, J.L. El Cambio Climático en la Región Asia-Pacífico: Retos y Oportunidades.  Publicación del CEAP.  Julio 2009.
  • Santos, J.L. El Cambio Climático: Diez Mitos O verdades?.  Revista Focus. ESPOL.  Enero 2008.
  •  Santos, J.L. El Cambio Climático ¿Es Real? Se lo puede detener?.  Revista Investigación y Desarrollo- ESPOL.  No 14.  Junio 2007
  • El conocimiento sobre el evento de El Niño: Una perspectiva local dentro de un contexto global.  2006.  Revista Tecnológica.  ESPOL. VOl. 19, N. 1. 143-152.
  • Santos J.L., P. Fabian (editors.) 2006: The El Niño Phenomenon and Its Global Impact. Conference Proceedings.  Advances in Geosciences. Volume 6. European Geophysical Union.  297 pp.
  • Santos, J.L. 2006: The Impact of El Niño - Southern Oscillation Events on South America.  Advances in Geosciences.  Volume 6.1. European Geophysical Union. 221-225.
  • Observed trends in indices of daily temperature extremes in South America 1960-2000.  With: L.A. Vincent, T.C. Peterson, V.R. Barros, M.B. Marino, M. Rusticucci, G. Carrasco, E. Ramirez, L.M. Alves, T. Ambrizzi, M.A. Berlato, A.M. Grimm, J.A. Marengo, L. Molion, D.F. Moncunill, E. Rebello, Y.M.T. Anunciação, J. Quintana, J. Baez, G. Coronel, J. Garcia, I. Trebejo, M. Bidegain, M.R. Haylock, D. Karoly. Journal of Climate. Volume 18. December 1, 2005. 5011-5023
  • Trends in total and extreme South American rainfall 1960-2000 and links with sea surface temperature.   With: Haylock M. R., Peterson T., Abreu de Sousa J. R., Alves L. M., Ambrizzi T., Anunciação Y. M. T., Baez J., Barbosa de Brito J. I., Barros V. R., Berlato M. A., Bidegain M., Coronel G., Corradi V., Garcia V. J., Grimm A. M.I, Jaildo dos Anjos R., Karoly D., Marengo J. A., Marino M. B., Meira P. R., Miranda G. C., Molion L., Moncunill D. F., Nechet D., Quintana J., Ramirez E., Rebello E., Rusticucci M., Trebejo I., Vincent L.  Journal of Climate. Volume 19. April 15, 2006. 1490-1512.
  • Synoptic And Spatial Variability Of The Rainfall Along The Northern Peruvian Coast During The 1997-8 El Niño Event.  Michael W. Douglas, José Luis Santos, Malaquias Peña, Norma Ordinola, Luis Flores, and Joshua Boustead.  NOAA-NSSL-2000.
  • El Niño 1997-98 As Seen From Pacs-Sonet Observations.  Michael Douglas, José Luis Santos, Malaquias Peña, Walter Fernandez, Norma Ordinola and Luis Flores.  NOAA-NSSL-2000
  •  El Niño y la Niña: Una Oscilación Climática.  En: El Fenómeno de El Niño 1997-99 en el Ecuador.  Del desastre a la Prevención.  Enrico Gasparri, Carlo Tassara, Margarita Velasco (Editores). CISP, Italia, 1999
  • Folleto Técnico: Entendiendo el Fenómeno de El Niño y Aprendiendo a Vivir con El.  Publicación conjunta del PMRC y la ESPOL. Octubre 1999
  • M. Douglas, M. Peña, J.L. Santos. Observaciones Meteorológicas especiales durante ENOS 1997/1998 en la parte Norte de SudAmérica y posibilidades para mejorar la red.  Bull. Inst. fr. Études andines.  27(3): 493-500. 1998-
  • Boletines: El Desarrollo del Fenómeno de El Niño de 1997.98.
  • Santos, J.L.  1997.  Documento Maestro: Políticas de Investigación de la Escuela Superior Politécnica del Litoral.  20 pp.  1997.
  • Santos, J.L., Gustavo Silva.  1997.  On the influence of Water Temperature on Shrimp Biology.  EOS, Febrero, 1998.
  • Santos, J. L., Robert Roper.  1997.  Micrometeorological Measurements at a Shrimp Farm.  Enviado a Boundary - Layer Meteorology; Diciembre 1996.
  • Santos, J.L., (Editor). 1996.  Memoria Técnica: Desarrollo en el Ecuador de la Investigación Aplicada en el Area de Cambios Climáticos.
  • Santos, J.L., (Editor). 1996.  Aplicaciones de Datos de Imagen Costeros y Marinos provenientes de Satélites y sensores in situ, Módulo quinto.  Publicación de UNESCO.
  • Santos, J.L., (Editor).  1994.  Manejo Integrado de Recursos Costeros: Guía para Instructores y para participantes.   Publicación ESPOL/CRC-URI.
  • Santos, J.L., Crawford Brian, Mark Demoranville.  1994.  Training on Integrated Coastal Zone Management.  Proceedings Coastal Zone Canada.