Niall develops tools and methods for assessing the performance of ocean forecasts and assists users looking to exploit ocean forecasts.
Areas of expertise:
Post-processing of ocean model data.
Dissemination of ocean monitoring and forecast data.
Niall is responsible for:
- the post processing of Met Office ocean model data;
- dealing with requests for data available through MyOcean and organising access to the Met Office's MyOcean products;
- administration of the MyOcean server;
- development of the MyOcean Web Portal.
Niall joined the Met Office in 2009 to work on the MyOcean project after graduating with a MSc in Applied Physical Oceanography from Bangor University.
Prior to this Niall worked as a Software Developer.
As an undergraduate Niall studied Geophysics with Physics at the University of Liverpool.