Peer-reviewed journal articles

Submitted or in preparation

1. Antonescu, B., D. M. Schultz, A. Holzer and P. Groenemeijer, 2017: Tornadoes in Europe: An underestimated threat. Bull. Amer. Meteor. Soc., accepted for publication.

2. Vaughan, G., B. Antonescu, C. Dearden and D. M. Schultz, 2017: Invigoration of a Convective Band Ahead of a Potential Anomaly. Mon. Wea. Rev., conditionally accepted.

3. Antonescu, B., Hugo M. A. Ricketts and D. M. Schultz, 2017: 100 years since the publication of Wind- und Wasserhosen in EuropaScience, in preparation.

4. Antonescu, B. and D. M. Schultz, 2017: Theories on Tornado Formation from Antiquity to 1800s. Bull. Amer. Meteor. Soc., in preparation.


Published or in press

10. Antonescu, B., D. M. Schultz, F. Lomas and T. Kühne, 2016: Tornadoes in Europe: Synthesis of the observational datasets. Mon. Wea. Rev., 144, 2445–2480. [AMS][open access][Google Scholar]

9. Antonescu, B. and A. Bell, 2014: Tornadoes in Romania. Mon. Wea. Rev.143, 689–701.[AMS][open access][Google Scholar]

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7. Schultz, D. M., B. Antonescu, and A. Chiariello, 2014: Searching for the Elusive Cold-Type Occluded Front. Mon. Wea. Rev. 142, 2565–2570. [AMS][Google Scholar]

6. Antonescu, B., G. Vaughan, and D. M. Schultz, 2013: A five-year radar-based climatology of tropopause folds and deep convection over Wales, United Kingdom. Mon. Wea. Rev., 141, 1693–1707. [AMS] [PDF][Google Scholar]

5. Antonescu, B., S. Burcea, and A. Tanase, 2013: Forecasting the onset of cloud-to-ground  lightning using radar and upper-air data in Romania. Int. J. Climatol., 33, 1579–1584. [Abstract][Google Scholar]

4. Burcea, S., S. Cheval, A. Dumitrescu, B. Antonescu, A. Bell, and T. Breza, 2012: Comparison between radar estimated rain gauge measured precipitation in the Moldavian Plateau. Environ. Eng. Manag. J., 4, 723–731. [Abstract][Google Scholar

3. Antonescu, B., and S. Stefan, 2011: The urban effect on the cloud-to-ground lightning activity in the Bucharest area. Romanian Reports in Physics, 63, 535–542. [PDF]

2. Antonescu, B., and S. Burcea, 2010: A cloud-to-ground lightning climatology for Romania. Mon. Wea. Rev., 138, 579–591. [AMS] [PDF][Google Scholar]

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