Carlos Antonio Costa Dos Santos

Federal University of Campina Grande, UFCG

Carlos A. C. dos Santos has a background in Physics from the Paraíba State University (UEPB) (Brazil) with a MSc. and PhD. in Meteorology from the Federal University of Campina Grande (UFCG) (Brazil) in partnership with the Utah State University (USA). He is an Associate Professor at Department of Atmospheric Sciences, UFCG, Brazil. He was Coordinator of Meteorology and Natural Resources Graduate Programs from 2014 to 2017. His specializations are applied physics and atmospheric sciences. His research fields are land-atmosphere interactions, climatology, micrometeorology, radiation and application of remote sensing algorithms in agricultural and forest areas. He published 95 peer-reviewed papers, 7 book chapters, 80 abstracts, 32 monographs, 2 edited books. He organized 2 national (in Brazil) Congresses/Symposia. He is currently a Visiting Professor in the Daugherty Water for Food Global Institute at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln (USA).