Robert develops post-processing systems and products for high impact weather.
Areas of expertise
Robert works with NWP data covering forecast ranges from one to 15 days. The current focus of work is on the societal risk from the impact of weather, of which probabilistic forecasts based on ensemble prediction systems is a key tool. Current activities include:
Robert joined the Met Office in October 2008 after completing a BSc in Geography and MSc in Applied Meteorology and Climatology at the University of Birmingham. Robert's first post at the Met Office was in the Ensemble Forecasting Applications Group, before moving to the Weather Impacts Group in July 2012.