Ruiz Ramos, Margarita

Skype:  margarr11


 

Present profesional position
Assistant professor

Position/Status in the CEIGRAM
Researcher

Research areas
Impact assessment of current and future climate variability and change on crops and cropping systems, including  adaptation, through crop modelling

Education
PhD on Agronomy, “Doctor Europeus”

Publications (research papers, books, conferences) since 2010
Ruiz-Ramos M. and Mínguez M.I., 2010. Evaluating uncertainty in climate change impacts on crop productivity in the Iberian Peninsula. Clim Res 44, 69-82

Ruiz-Ramos M., Gabriel JL., Vázquez N. and Quemada M., 2011. Simulation of nitrate leaching in a vulnerable zone: effect of irrigation water and organic manure application. Spanish J Agric Res 9(3), 924-937

Garrido A., Bielza M., Rey D., Mínguez MI. and Ruiz-Ramos M., 2011. Insurance as an adaptation to climate variability in agriculture. Chapter 19 in: Handbook on Climate Change and Agriculture Mendelsohn M and Dinar A. (Eds.), Edward Elgar Publishing Ltd., ISBN10 1849801169

Garrido A., Rey D., Ruiz-Ramos M. and Mínguez M.I., 2011. Climate change and crop adaptation in Spain: consistency of regional climate models. Clim Res 49, 211-227.

Rey D., Garrido A., Mínguez M.I. and Ruiz-Ramos M., 2011. Impact of climate change on maize’s water needs, yields and profitability under various water prices in Spain. Spanish J Agric Res 9(4), doi: 10.5424/sjar/20110904-026-11

Ruiz-Ramos M., Sánchez E., Gallardo C. and Mínguez MI., 2011. Impacts of projected maximum temperature extremes for C21 by an ensemble of regional climate models on cereal cropping systems in the Iberian Peninsula. Natural Hazards and Earth System Sciences Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci., 11, 3275-3291, 2011. doi:10.5194/nhess-11-3275-2011

Lorite I.J., García-Vila M., Santos C., Ruiz-Ramos M., and Fereres E., 2013. AquaData and AquaGIS: Two computer utilities for temporal and spatial simulations of water-limited yield with AquaCrop. Comp Electr Agric 96, 227–237

Capa-Morocho M.,  Rodríguez-Fonseca B. and Ruiz-Ramos M., 2014. Crop yield as a bioclimatic index of El Niño impact in Europe: Crop forecast implications. Agric For Met 198–199: 42–52

Trnka M., Rötter R.P., Ruiz-Ramos M., Kersebaum K. C, Olesen J.E., Žalud Z. and Semenov M., 2014. Adverse weather conditions for European wheat production will become more frequent with climate change. Nature Clim Chan 4, 637–643 doi:10.1038/nclimate2242

Participation in research projects (since 2008)
As main researcher:

1-“Impacto y adaptación de sistemas agrícolas de la zona Centro de la Península al cambio climático“PAI08-0009-4676, funded by Vice consejería de Educación y Ciencia de la Junta de Comunidades de Castilla-La Mancha, 2008-2009

2-“Generación de escenarios probabilísticos de impacto y adaptación al cambio climático en la agricultura de la zona Centro de la Península. Herramienta de Soporte Científico a la toma de decisiones, v. 2” PEII10-0248-5680Funded by Viceconsejería de Educación y Ciencia de Castilla-La Mancha, 2010-2013

3-“Modelling European Agriculture with Climate Change for Food Security (MACSUR).”- Coordinator of Partner 24. Funding: European Comission, Agriculture, Food Security and Climate Change” Joint Programme Initiative (FACCEJPI program) -INIA,  2012-2015

4& 5- “Coordinación de la participación española en la Iniciativa de Programación Conjunta de la Unión Europea ‘Agricultura Seguridad Alimentaria y Cambio Climático (FACCE-JPl), Phases  I and II.Funding: Instituto Nacional de Investigaciones Agrarias (INIA), 2012-2014

As a member of the research team:

1-“ENSEMBLES”, GOCE-CT-2003-505539, funded by EU, VI Frame Program, 2004-2009. IP. Manuel de Castro

2-“MINUNIMAD-CC: Minimización de incertidumbres en los análisis de impactos y adaptaciones en los sistemas agrícolas de la Península Ibérica. Herramienta de Soporte Científico para la Toma de Decisiones Políticas”. AGL2008-00385, funded  by CICYT, 2009-2011. IP. Inés Mínguez

3- “CLARIS-LPB”, A Europe-South America Network for Climate Change Assessment and Impact Studies in La Plata Basin (proposal 212492), funded by EU, VII Frame Program,  2008-2012, IP: Enrique Sánchez Sánchez

4- MULCLIVAR, subproyecto ACER-AGRO, VARIABILIDAD CLIMATICA MULTIESCALAR. IMPACTOS AGRICOLAS Y ECONOMICOS. II EVALUACION INTEGRADA DE RIESGOS CLIMATICOS Y ECONOMICOS:  ADAPTACION DE SISTEMAS AGRICOLAS EN ESPAÑA funded  by CICYT 2012-2015, IP: : Belén Fonseca, M.I. Mínguez Tudela