• Country: United Kingdom
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  • project . 2012 - 2016
    Funder: UKRI Project Code: NE/J00586X/1
    Funder Contribution: 378,721 GBP
    Partners: University of Oxford, ECMWF

    There is currently a large effort in the development of general circulation model (GCM)-based seasonal to decadal prediction systems to provide climate forecasts. Such techniques are rather complex, technically challenging and still in their infancy. Any weather or clim...

  • project . 2012 - 2015
    Funder: UKRI Project Code: NE/I025484/1
    Funder Contribution: 247,361 GBP
    Partners: ECMWF, University of Reading

    Data assimilation is a method to combine numerical models with observations. It is used in all environmental sciences and essential to be able to simulate the real world, instead of a pure model world which has little to do with reality. With the increasing resolution o...

  • project . 2011 - 2013
    Funder: UKRI Project Code: NE/I022116/1
    Funder Contribution: 99,950 GBP
    Partners: KCL, ECMWF, Research Centre Juelich GmbH

    Biomass burning (BB) and wildfires release huge quantities of particulates and trace gases into the atmosphere in amounts highly variable in space and time. Plume rise means these that under certain conditions these emissions can be injected into the atmosphere at heigh...

  • project . 2011 - 2014
    Funder: UKRI Project Code: NE/I00520X/1
    Funder Contribution: 829,103 GBP
    Partners: Met Office, University of Reading, ECMWF

    Intense extratropical cyclones are one of the major weather risks in the mid-latitudes. High winds and extreme precipitation from extratropical cyclones can result in windstorm damage, flooding and coastal storm surge. Understanding the impacts of climate change on extr...

  • project . 2019 - 2022
    Funder: UKRI Project Code: NE/T001216/1
    Funder Contribution: 536,022 GBP
    Partners: ECMWF, University of Reading, Met Office

    Precipitation is a vital element for life on Earth. Agriculture and the food supply depend upon the global distribution of precipitation, so a knowledge of when, where and how much rain falls is of paramount importance to society, but excessive amounts lead to flooding,...

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