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Temperature-related mortality

European seasonal mortality and influenza incidence due to winter temperature variability. Nature Climate Change.

Long-term projections and acclimatization scenarios of temperature-related mortality in Europe. Nature Communications.

Evaluation of an Early-Warning System for Heat Wave-Related Mortality in Europe: Implications for Sub-seasonal to Seasonal Forecasting and Climate Services. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health.

Evaluating the performance of a climate-driven mortality model during heat waves and cold spells in Europe. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health.

The impact of future summer temperature on public health in Barcelona and Catalonia, Spain. International Journal of Biometeorology.

El Niño-Southern Oscillation

Sensitivity of El Niño intensity and timing to preceding subsurface heat magnitude. Nature Scientific Reports.

Timing of subsurface heat magnitude for the growth of El Niño events. Geophysical Research Letters.

On the dynamical mechanisms explaining the western Pacific subsurface temperature buildup leading to ENSO events. Geophysical Research Letters.

Improving the long-lead predictability of El Niño using a novel forecasting scheme based on a dynamic components model. Climate Dynamics.

A new extratropical tracer describing the role of the western Pacific in the onset of El Niño: Implications for ENSO understanding and forecasting. Journal of Climate.

Heat advection processes leading to El Niño events as depicted by an ensemble of ocean assimilation products. Journal of Geophysical Research: Oceans.

El Niño dynamics and long lead climate forecasts. Climanosco.

The role of ENSO in fostering teleconnection patterns between the tropical north Atlantic and the western Mediterranean Basin. CLIVAR Exchanges.

Wind-borne nature of Kawasaki Disease

Tropospheric winds from northeastern China carry the etiologic agent of Kawasaki disease from its source to Japan. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences.

Association of Kawasaki disease with tropospheric wind patterns. Nature Scientific Reports.

Kawasaki disease and ENSO-driven wind circulation. Geophysical Research Letters.

Revisiting the role of environmental and climate factors on the epidemiology of Kawasaki disease. Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences.

Climate and health impacts

Malaria epidemics and the influence of the Tropical South Atlantic on the Indian monsoons. Nature Climate Change.

Seasonal forecasting and health impact models: challenges and opportunities. Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences.

Influence of long-range atmospheric transport pathways and climate teleconnection patterns on the variability of surface 210Pb and 7Be concentrations in southwestern Europe. Journal of Environmental Radioactivity.

Temperature and precipitation extremes

Changes in European temperature extremes can be predicted from changes in PDF central statistics. Climatic Change - Letters.

Future changes in Central Europe heat waves expected to mostly follow summer mean warming. Climate Dynamics.

Advantages of using a fast urban boundary layer model as compared to a full mesoscale model to simulate the urban heat island of Barcelona. Geoscientific Model Development.

Present-day climatology and projected changes of warm and cold days in the CNRM-CM3 global climate model. Climate Dynamics.

The representativeness problem of a station net applied to the verification of a precipitation forecast based on areas. Meteorological Applications.