Atmospheric Processes and Parametrization scientists
- Dr Simon Vosper
Simon is the Head of Atmospheric Processes and Parametrizations and conducts research into improving the representation of orography and gravity wave processes.
- Dr Heather Rumbold (Ashton)
Heather works on land surface processes with a particular interest in soil hydrology
- Martin Best
Martin manages the research undertaken on land surface processes
- Dr Sylvia Bohnenstengel
Sylvia works on urban boundary layer processes and their representation within the Met Office's Unified Model.
- Dr Ian Boutle
Ian works on cloudy boundary layers and their representation within the Met Office's Unified Model.
- Dr Steve Derbyshire
Steve leads a research and development team working on flow over topography and related problems.
- Dr Tom Dunstan
Tom works on improving wind resource estimation using archive NWP output and high-resolution configurations of the UM.
- Chloe Eagle
Chloe is a scientific software engineer at MetOffice@Reading.
- Dr John Edwards
John works on the relationship between the atmospheric boundary layer and the underlying surface.
- Dr Andy Elvidge
Andy works on flow over mountains and the representation of orographic drag in the Unified Model.
- Dr Paul Field
Paul leads research into cloud microphysical processes.
- Dr Kalli Furtado
Kalli works on cloud microphysics, with a particular interest in mixed-phase and ice clouds.
- Dr Nicola Gedney
Nicola works on land surface modelling, with a particular interest in hydrology and methane emission from wetlands.
- Dr Richard Gilham
Richard works on various scientific and technical aspects of the land surface in the Met Office's Unified Model and JULES community model.
- Dr Carol Halliwell
Carol works on the representation of subgrid-scale mixing in convective-scale versions of the Unified Model.
- Dr Kirsty Hanley
Kirsty works on the representation of convection in convective-scale versions of the Unified Model.
- Dr Maggie Hendry
Maggie works on representing surface processes in weather and climate models with a particular interest in urban areas.
- Dr Adrian Hill
Adrian works on cloud microphysics and aerosol-cloud interactions.
- Dr Humphrey Lean
Humphrey leads research into formulation and applications of convective-scale versions of the Unified Model.
- Ruth Lewis
Ruth's work focuses on the atmospheric boundary layer and its interaction with the land surface.
- Dr Adrian Lock
Adrian leads the research and development of the parametrization of the atmospheric boundary layer.
- Dr James Manners
James works on the parametrization of radiative transfer in the atmosphere.
- Dr Cyril Morcrette
Cyril leads a team improving the way that clouds and radiation are represented in weather forecasts and climate simulations.
- Dr Aurore Porson
Aurore works on boundary layer processes, with a particular interest in fog formation and fog predictability.
- Dr Gabriel Rooney
Gabriel works on aspects of convection in the atmosphere.
- Nigel Roberts
Nigel coordinates work on convective-scale predictability in the Met Office.
- Dr Peter Sheridan
Peter works on flows in hilly and mountainous terrain, with a specific focus on fine-scale prediction of wind and temperature, and related hazards.
- Dr Glenn Shutts
Glenn carries out fundamental research into mesoscale, dynamical processes and currently coordinates effort into the representation of stochasticity.
- Dr Alison Stirling
Alison leads research into convection representation in weather and climate models.
- Dr Rachel Stratton
Rachel works on atmospheric convection and clouds.
- Dr Emma Turner
Emma works on the parametrization of radiative transfer in the atmosphere.
- Dr Stuart Webster
Stu is a senior scientist working on the modelling of flow over orography.
- Dr Graham Weedon
Graham works on the datasets needed for running land surface models such as JULES as well as analysing model output.
- Dr Kwinten Van Weverberg
Kwinten is a research scientist at the Met Office working on large-scale cloud parametrizations
- Dr Michael Whitall
Michael is a research scientist investigating atmospheric convection.
- Dr Jonathan Wilkinson
Jonathan works on cloud microphysics modelling, with the specific interest of improving the microphysics within the forecast and climate models.