Climate, Cryosphere and Ocean scientists

  • Rosa Barciela

    Rosa leads the research and development of the operational marine ecosystems and sediment modelling systems

  • Mike Bell

    Mike leads the teams developing the Met Office's short-range surface wave and ocean forecasting capabilities.

  • Ed Blockley

    Ed is part of the Ocean Forecasting Development Team which is responsible for the assessment of ocean forecast accuracy and the transition of model improvements into the operational ocean forecast systems.

  • Daley Calvert

    Daley works on vertical mixing processes in the ocean, improving their representation and evaluating their performance within the latest climate model.

  • David Ford

    David works on modelling the biogeochemistry of the open ocean, and the assimilation of biological and physical data.

  • Tim Graham

    Tim works on development and evaluation of the global ocean model

  • Helene Hewitt

    Helene manages the sea ice modelling area.

  • Richard Hill

    Richard works on technical aspects of coupled and ocean models.

  • Tom Howard

    Tom is interested in century-scale change in extreme coastal sea level

  • Patrick Hyder

    Pat works on the development and evaluation of shelf seas and open ocean models

  • Laura Jackson

    Understanding the global ocean circulation, in particular the Meridional Overturning Circulation

  • Ann Keen

    Ann works on sea ice modelling, including model development and assessment of model predictions.

  • Matthew Menary

    Matt is interested in the overturning circulation in the Atlantic and its profound influence on the global climate

  • Matt Palmer

    Matt manages evaluation of the ocean component of the climate model.

  • Anne Pardaens

    Anne works on sea level rise with a particular interest in projected regional variations

  • Jamie Rae

    Jamie is a climate scientist working on ice sheets and sea-level.

  • Jeff Ridley

    Jeff is a climate scientist working on the understanding and modelling of ice sheets and mountain glaciers, and their likely contribution to future global sea-level rise.

  • Chris Roberts

    Chris is interested in ocean dynamics and the role of the oceans in climate change and variability.

  • Dave Storkey

    Dave works on the development and validation of the physical model in the FOAM ocean forecasting system.

  • Jonathan Tinker

    Jonathan predicts future changes in shelf seas terms of sea level rise, hydrography and circulation.

  • Ian Totterdell

    Ian uses models of ocean biology and chemistry both to understand the current Earth system and to examine possible future climate feedbacks

  • Alex West

    Alex works on sea ice with a focus on assessment of the sea ice model (CICE) used by the Met Office.

  • Richard Wood

    Richard leads the Climate, Cryosphere and Oceans group in the Met Office Hadley Centre.

Last updated: 19 March 2015