Atmospheric processes and parametrization scientists
Our atmospheric processes and parametrization scientists
- Dr Keith Williams
Keith is the Head of Atmospheric Processes and Parametrizations and conducts research into process-orientated model evaluation.
- Dr Martin Best
Martin manages the research undertaken on land surface processes
- Dr Ian Boutle
Ian works on cloudy boundary layers and their representation within the Met Office's Unified Model.
Jenn works on representing land surface and boundary layer processes in the Met Office Unified Model with a particular interest in semi-arid regions.
- Dr Steve Derbyshire
Steve leads a research and development team working on flow over topography and related problems.
- Dr Tom Dunstan
Tom works on flow modelling over complex terrain and using machine learning to improve parametrizations in atmospheric models.
- 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 John Hemmings
John is a software engineer working on the modelling of aerosols and aerosol-cloud interactions.
- Dr Maggie Hendry
Maggie works on representing surface processes in weather and climate models with a particular interest in urban areas.
- Dr Alan Hewitt
Alan joined the ESMS team as a Scientific Software Engineer
- Dr Adrian Hill
Adrian works on cloud microphysics and aerosol-cloud interactions.
Omar works on radiative transfer and improving the physics parametrisations using machine learning.
- 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.
Annelize works on the representation of orography and drag in the Met Office Unified Model.
- Dr Gabriel Rooney
Gabriel works on aspects of convection in the atmosphere.
- Dr Heather Rumbold (Ashton)
Heather works on land surface processes with a particular interest in soil hydrology
- 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.
Samantha works on flow over mountains, with a particular interest in orographic precipitation.
- 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 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.