Peer Reviewed Publications

  1. Nazario Ramirez-beltran, Jorge E. Gonzalez, Joan M. Castro, Moises Angeles, Eric W. Harmsen, and Cesar M. Salazar. (2017). Analysis of the Heat Index in the Mesoamerica and Caribbean Region.
  2. Angeles, M.E., González, J.E. & Ramírez, N. (2017). Impacts of climate change on building energy demands in the intra-Americas region. Theor Appl Climatol.
  3. N. Hosannah, J. Gonzalez, R. Rodriguez, H. Parsiani, F. Moshary, L. Aponte, R. Armstrong, E. Harmsen, N. Ramirez, L. Leon, P. Ramamurthy, M. Angeles, D. Niyogi, and R. Bornstein. (2017). The convection, aerosol, and synoptic-effects in the tropics (CAST) experiment: Building an understanding of multi-scale impacts on Caribbean weather via field campaigns. BAMS (DOI:
  4. González, J. E., M. Georgescu, M. C. Lemos, N. Hosannah, and D. Niyogi. (2017), Climate change’s pulse is in Central America and the Caribbean, Eos, 98, Published on 27 April 2017.
  5. Equisha Glenn, Daniel Comarazamy, Jorge E. González, and Thomas Smith,. (2015).  Detection of recent regional sea surface temperature warming in the Caribbean and surrounding region.  Geophysical Research-Letters. DOI: 1002/2015GL065002Selected as Research Spotlight of the Year.
  6. Nathan Hosannah, Hamed Parsiani, and Jorge E. Gonzalez (2015).  The role of aerosols in convective processes during the midsummer drought in the Caribbean.  Advances in Meteorology. Vol. 2015.  DOI:
  7. Comarazamy, D. E., González, J. E., Moshary, F., and Piasecki, M., (2015). On the hydro-meteorological changes of a tropical water basin in the Caribbean and its sensitivity to changes in regional climate. Hydrometeorology, DOI:
  8. D.E. Comarazamy, J.E. González, and J.C. Luvall (2013), Quantification and Mitigation of Long-Term Impacts of Urbanization and Climate Change in the Tropical Coastal City of San Juan, Puerto Rico, Int. J. Low-Carbon Tech.,Special Issue on Mitigation Alternatives.  doi: 10.1093/ijlct/ctt059.
  9. D. Comarazamy, J.E. González, J. Luvall, D. Rickman, and R. Bornstein.  2013.  Climate impacts of land cover and land use changes in tropical islands under conditions of global climate change. J. of Climate,
  10. D. Comarazamy and J.E. González.  2011.  Regional Long-Term Climate Change (1950-2000) in the Mid Tropical Atlantic and its Impacts on the Hydrological Cycle of Puerto Rico.  J. Geophysical. Res.-Atmosphere, 116, D00Q05, doi:10.1029/2010JD015414.
  11. D. Comarazamy, J.E. González, J. Luvall, D. Rickman, and P.J. Mulero. 2010.  A land-atmospheric interaction study in the coastal tropical city of San Juan, Puerto Rico, Earth Interactions Journal, 14, 1–24. doi: 10.1175/2010EI309.1.
  12. Moisés E. Angeles, Jorge E. González, Nazario D. Ramírez-Beltrán, Craig A. Tepley, Daniel E. Comarazamy, Origins of the Caribbean Rainfall Bimodal Behavior, Journal of Geophysical Research, 115, D11106, (17 pages), 2010, doi:10.1029/2009JD012990 .
  13. Moises Angeles, J. E. Gonzalez, D. J. Erickson, III, and J. Hernandez-Figueroa, The impacts of climate changes in the renewable energy resources in the Caribbean region. ASME J. of Solar Energy Engineering, August 2010, 132, 031009 (13 pages), doi:10.1115/1.4001475.
  14. Daniel E. Comarazamy and Jorge E. González. On the validation of the simulation of Early Season precipitation in the Island of Puerto Rico Using a Mesoscale Atmospheric Model. Journal of Hydrometeorology. 2008 (Vol. 9, No. 3, doi: 10.1175/2007JHM804.1).
  15. I. Torres, J. E. González, and D. E. Comarazamy. Impacts of a changing climate and low land use on a Tropical Montane Cloud Forest. WIT Press. 2008. 10.2495/CENV080061.
  16. Velazquez-Lozada, A., J.E. Gonzalez, A. Winter, and P.J. Mulero, Urban heat island studies for San Juan, Puerto Rico.  Journal of Atmospheric Environment. 40, pp. 1731-1741.
  17. Moises Angeles, J. E. Gonzalez, P. Mulero, D. J. Erickson, III, and J. Hernandez-Figueroa, Assessment of PCM results for predictions of climate changes in the Caribbean. International Journal of Climatology. 27, pp. 555-569.
  18. González, J. E., J. C. Luvall, D. Rickman, D. E. Comarazamy, and A. J. Picón, Urban heat Island in a Coastal Tropical City: Case Study In The Metropolitan Area Of San Juan, Puerto Rico, Chapter 11 in Urban Remote Sensing, CRC Press, D. Quatrochi and Q. Weng Eds.  2006.