Bjoern collaborates with our international partners on developing and deploying the Unified Model.
Bjoern is part of the Unified Model Partnership team within Science Partnerships. He collaborates with our international UM Partners on developing and deploying the UM and its supporting software and data. His current focus is on model applications for NWP and limited area models. Besides his role in external collaboration he contributes to research and development within our science team.
Bjoern joined the Met Office in December 2014. Previously he worked at the Center for Earth System Research and Sustainability on developing a coupled atmosphere / sea-ice / ocean model as regional forecasting component for an Arctic ship routing system. He studied meteorology at the University of Hamburg and the University of Oklahoma. He wrote his PhD thesis about large eddy simulation and urban climate at the University of Hamburg.
Last updated: 23 August 2016