School of Earth and Environment

Paloma Trascasa Castro Paloma Trascasa Castro

ICAS MRes Student 2017/18

Email address: ee17pt@leeds.ac.uk

Affiliation: Institute for Climate and Atmospheric Science

Biography

Linkedin site: https://www.linkedin.com/in/paloma-trascasa-castro-407023103

  • MRes Climate and Atmospheric Science

Research project: European climate response to the El Niño Southern Oscillation.

Supervisors: Amanda Maycock and Jennifer Fletcher.

Qualifications

BSc Environmental Science (2010 - 2015) – Universidad Autόnoma de Madrid.

Dissertation: North Atlantic Oscillation, thermal inversions, air pollution and intensification of the urban heat island in Madrid.

Year abroad – Environmental Engineering (2013) – Universidad Nacional de Colombia, Medellín.

Internships:

National University of Ireland, Galway (June 2015 – September 2015) – Earth and Ocean Science.

Agencia Estatal de Meteorologia, AEMet (Madrid, Spain) (February 2015 – May 2015).

Conferences:

Participation at “ XXI Jornades Eduard Fontserè” organized by Associació Catalana de Meteorologia (Catalan Meterological Association, ACAM), (November 2015, Barcelona).

Presentation of a research poster of “North Atlantic Oscillation, thermal inversions, air pollution and intensification of the urban heat island in Madrid".