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Personal details
Name Dr Miguel Rico-Ramirez
Job title Senior Lecturer in Radar Hydrology and Hydroinformatics
Department Department of Civil Engineering University of Bristol
Personal web page http://www.bristol.ac.uk/engineering/people/miguel-a-rico-ramirez/
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Qualifications Eng, MEng, PhD(Bristol)
Professional details
Membership of professional bodies Member of Inter-Agency Committee on the Hydrological Use of Weather Radar (2005 - Present)

Member of British Hydrological Society (BHS) (2007 - Present)

Member of South Western Committee of British Hydrological Society (2007 - Present)
Keywords remote sensing
digital signal processing
weather radar systems
vertical radar reflectivity
precipitation events
dual-polarization radar
Areas of expertise My main research interests are the application of digital signal processing techniques to remote sensing, in particular to weather radar systems, the analysis of the variation of the vertical radar reflectivity profile associated with precipitation events, the development of dual-polarization radar to improve the estimation of precipitation and real-time flood forecasting.