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Department of Meteorology – University of Reading

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Dr. Ambrogio Volonté

Postdoctoral Research Assistant

Responsibilities:

Research Scientist in Monsoon Observation and Modelling (NCAS)

Research Interests:

  • Dynamics of monsoons
  • Sting jets in extratropical cyclones
  • Synoptic and mesoscale meteorology
  • Lagrangian analysis of air masses
  • Process-based analysis of weather phenomena

Current Research Projects:

  • COSMIC: COnvective-Scale Modelling In China - forcings, variability and upscale effects (CSSP-China)
  • INCOMPASS: Interaction of Convective Organisation with Monsoon Precipitation, Atmosphere, Surface and Sea (jointly funded by NERC in the UK and by the Ministry of Earth Sciences in India)

Previous Research Projects:

  • Sting jet windstorms in current and future climates (AXA Research Fund)

Postdoctoral & graduate student supervision

Other interests

Centaur Publications

Jump to: 2020 | 2018 | 2016
Number of items: 6.

2020

Volonté, A., Turner, A. G. ORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0002-0642-6876 and Menon, A. (2020) Airmass analysis of the processes driving the progression of the Indian summer monsoon. Quarterly Journal of the Royal Meteorological Society, 146 (731). pp. 2949-2980. ISSN 1477-870X doi: https://doi.org/10.1002/qj.3700

Turner, A. G. ORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0002-0642-6876, Bhat, G. S., Martin, G. M., Parker, D. J., Taylor, C.M., Mitra, A. K., Tripathi, S. N., Milton, S., Rajagopal, E. N., Evans, J. G., Morrison, R., Pattnaik, S., Sekhar, M., Bhattacharya, B. K., Madan, R., Govindankutty, M., Fletcher, J. K., Willetts, P. D., Menon, A., Marsham, J. H., Hunt, K. M. R. ORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0003-1480-3755, Chakraborty, T., George, G., Krishnan, M., Sarangi, C., Belusic, D., Garcia-Carreras, L., Brooks, M., Webster, S., Brooke, J. K., Fox, C., Harlow, R. C., Langridge, J. M., Jayakumar, A., Boeing, S. J., Halliday, O., Bowles, J., Kent, J., O'Sullivan, D., Wilson, A., Woods, C., Rogers, S., Smout-Day, R., Tiddeman, D., Desai, D., Nigam, R., Paleri, S., Sattar, A., Smith, M., Anderson, D., Bauguitte, S., Carling, R., Chan, C., Devereau, S., Gratton, G., MacLeod, D., Nott, G., Pickering, M., Price, H., Rastall, S., Reed, C., Trembath, J., Woolley, A., Volonté, A. and New, B. (2020) Interaction of convective organisation with monsoon precipitation, atmosphere, surface and sea: the 2016 INCOMPASS field campaign in India. Quarterly Journal of the Royal Meteorological Society, 146 (731). pp. 2828-2852. ISSN 1477-870X doi: https://doi.org/10.1002/qj.3633

Volonté, A., Clark, P. A. and Gray, S. L. (2020) Idealised simulations of cyclones with robust symmetrically-unstable sting jets. Weather and Climate Dynamics, 1 (1). pp. 63-91. ISSN 2698-4024 doi: https://doi.org/10.5194/wcd-1-63-2020

2018

Volonté, A., Clark, P. A. and Gray, S. L. (2018) The role of mesoscale instabilities in the sting-jet dynamics of windstorm Tini. Quarterly Journal of the Royal Meteorological Society, 144 (712). pp. 877-899. ISSN 1477-870X doi: https://doi.org/10.1002/qj.3264

Volonté, A. (2018) Dynamics of sting jets and their relation to larger-scale drivers. PhD thesis, University of Reading.

2016

Davolio, S., Volonté, A., Manzato, A., Pucillo, A., Cicogna, A. and Ferrario, M.E. (2016) Mechanisms producing different precipitation patterns over north‐eastern Italy: insights from HyMeX‐SOP1 and previous events. Quarterly Journal of the Royal Meteorological Society, 142 (S1). pp. 188-205. ISSN 1477-870X doi: https://doi.org/10.1002/qj.2731

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Last update: 1st June 2020

Contact

a.volonte@reading.ac.uk

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