Héctor Alejandro Inda Díaz

Héctor Alejandro Inda Díaz

Associate Researcher

Eagle Rock Analytics

"I’m a Research Associate at Eagle Rock Analytics. Among other things I am interested in the climate change, big data analysis, North American Monsoon, Atmospheric Rivers, atmospheric extreme events (extreme precipitation, atmospheric rivers, extratropical cyclones, heat waves, tropical cyclones, etc.), atmospheric and ocean numerical modeling, supercomputing, software development, open science and open software."

Academic nterests

  • Atmospheric Science
  • Physical Oceanography
  • Climate
  • Fluid Dynamics
  • Supercomputing
  • Free software
  • Python
  • Numerical Modeling


  • Data science certification, 2023

    The Data Incubator

  • Ph.D. in Atmospheric Science, 2022

    University of California, Davis

  • M.S. in Physical Oceanography, 2015

    Ensenada Center for Scientific Research and Higher Education

  • B.Sc. in Physics, 2012

    Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México

Other interests

  • Volleyball
  • Snowboarding
  • Specialty coffee

Recent publications

Recreating the California New Year's flood event of 1997 in a regionally refined Earth system model

Alan M Rhoades, Colin M Zarzycki, Héctor A Inda-Díaz, Mohammed Ombadi, Ulysse Pasquier, Abhishekh Srivastava, Benjamin J Hatchett, Eli Dennis, Anne Heggli, Rachel McCrary, others

Journal of Advances in Modeling Earth Systems, 15(10), e2023MS003793, 2023.

link: https://agupubs.onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/full/10.1029/2023MS003793

Relationship Between Atmospheric Rivers and the Dry Season Extreme Precipitation in Central-Western Mexico

Héctor Alejandro Inda-Díaz, Travis Allen O'Brien

Submitted to Journal of Geophysical Research: Atmospheres, 2023.

link: https://essopenarchive.org/users/560530/articles/623615-relationship-between-atmospheric-rivers-and-the-dry-season-extreme-precipitation-in-central-western-mexico

Increases in future AR count and size: Overview of the ARTMIP Tier 2 CMIP5/6 experiment

Travis Allen O’Brien, Michael F Wehner, Ashley E Payne, Christine A Shields, Jonathan J Rutz, L-R Leung, F Martin Ralph, A Collow, Irina Gorodetskaya, Bin Guan, others

Journal of Geophysical Research: Atmospheres, 127(6), e2021JD036013, 2022.

link: https://agupubs.onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/full/10.1029/2021JD036013

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