Atmospheric Processes and Parametrization scientists
Our scientists working in Atmospheric Processes and Parametrization
- Dr Keith Williams
Keith is the Head of Atmospheric Processes and Parametrizations and conducts research into process-orientated model evaluation.
- 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.
- 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.
- 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.
- 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 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.
- Dr Annelize van Niekerk
Annelize works on the representation of orography and drag in the Met Office Unified Model.