Observations Research and Development scientists

  • Dr Mariana Adam

    Mariana is a scientist working in Observations Research and Development, with particular specialisation in lidars, aerosol optical and microphysical properties.

  • Graeme Anderson

    Graeme works on the development of the Met Office lightning locating network (ATDnet) and on GNSS meteorology

  • Dr Joelle Buxmann

    Joelle specialises in remote sensing of aerosols and trace gases including water vapour and ozone.

  • Dr Katy Campbell

    Katy joined the Met Office in 2011, and works as a scientist testing and developing new surface instruments for our observing sites.

  • Zhihong Li

    Zhihong works on data assimilation methods for 1.5 km resolution NWP-based nowcasting systems.

  • Dr Fiona Carse

    Fiona works as a scientist improving surface meteorological measurements from new and existing instruments.

  • Matthew Clark

    Matt has worked as an observations scientist since 2005, working in the field of surface sensor research and development.

  • Selena Georgiou

    Selena is a radar research scientist. Her work involves developing methods to improve rainfall estimation using radar data.

  • Dawn Harrison

    Dawn works on the development and improvement of weather radar products with a particular interest in precipitation estimation.

  • Dr Alan Hewitt

    Alan works on the development and improvement of the merged gauge-radar rainfall product.

  • Dr Sharon Jewell

    Sharon joined the Met Office in 2012 and works as a radar scientist in the radar products team.

  • Dr Jonathan Jones

    Dr Jonathan Jones is head of Global Navigation Satellite System meteorology research and development work for the Met Office.

  • Malcolm Kitchen

    Observations R&D brings technical change into Operational Observations Networks. Malcolm manages the five teams involved in this strategic area.

  • Dr Dirk Klugmann

    Dirk is the manager of the Upper Air Sensing Team

  • Deborah Lee

    Deborah is a scientist working in Observations Research and Development, with particular specialisms in volcanic ash observations and atmospheric pressure measurement.

  • Darren Lyth

    Darren works on evaluating next-generation surface sensors, with a current emphasis on Present Weather sensors.

  • David Moore

    David Moore works with instrument evaluation, development and suitability for deployment in the surface network.

  • Mike Molyneux

    Mike leads the research and development of Automatic Weather Stations and operational in-situ instruments at the Met Office.

  • Katie Norman

    Katie works with quantitative precipitation estimates (QPE) from radar, developing quality control and characterisation techniques.

  • Caroline Sandford

    Caroline is a radar research scientist working on the use of processed radar data for quantitative precipitation estimation.

  • Dr Chris Sloan

    Chris works on improving surface meteorological measurements by the Met Office

  • Mark Worsfold

    Mark works on the comparison of radar and rain-gauge data.

Last updated: 15 May 2014