Dr Kevin Pearson

Postdoctoral Research Scientist

Research Interests:

  • Improved Sea Surface Temperature Retrievals

Research Projects:

  • European Space Agency Climate Change Initiative on Sea Surface Temperature: joint use of infra-red and microwave measurements of sea surface temperature for climate datasets

Other interests

  • Climate data records using satellite observations

Web Pages

Personal: http://www.met.rdg.ac.uk/~gs900529

Recent Publications:

Publications for k.j.pearson@reading.ac.uk

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Number of items: 25.

2014

Pearson, K. J., Shaffrey, L. C., Methven, J. and Hodges, K. I. (2014) Can a climate model reproduce extreme regional precipitation events over England and Wales? Quarterly Journal of the Royal Meteorological Society, 141 (689). pp. 1466-1472. ISSN 1477-870X doi: 10.1002/qj.2428

Pearson, K. J., Lister, G. M. S., Birch, C. E., Allan, R. P., Hogan, R. J. and Woolnough, S. J. (2014) Modelling the diurnal cycle of tropical convection across the "Grey Zone". Quarterly Journal of the Royal Meteorological Society, 140 (679). pp. 491-499. ISSN 1477-870X doi: 10.1002/qj.2145

2010

Pearson, K. J., Hogan, R. J., Allan, R. P., Lister, G. M. S. and Holloway, C.E. (2010) Evaluation of the model representation of the evolution of convective systems using satellite observations of outgoing longwave radiation. Journal of Geophysical Research, 115. A20206. ISSN 0148-0227 doi: 10.1029/2010JD014265

2009

Pearson, K. J., Hogan, R.J., Allan, R.P. and Lister, G. M. S. (2009) How well do high resolution models reproduce tropical convection? Proceedings of the 2009 EUMETSAT Meteorological Satellite Conference, P.55. S8, 44. ISSN 1011-3932

2007

Pearson, K. J. (2007) Are superhumps good measures of the mass ratio for AM CVn systems? Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, 379 (1). pp. 183-189. ISSN 0035-8711 doi: 10.1111/j.1365-2966.2007.11932.x

2006

Hynes, R.I., Robinson, E.L., Pearson, K.J., Gelino, D.M., Cui, W., Xue, Y.Q., Wood, M.A., Watson, T.K., Winget, D.E. and Silver, I.M. (2006) Further evidence for variable synchrotron emission in XTE J1118+480 in outburst. The Astrophysical Journal, 651 (1). pp. 401-407. ISSN 0004-637X doi: 10.1086/507669

Hynes, R.I., Horne, K., O'Brien, K., Haswell, C.A., Robinson, E.L., King, A.R., Charles, P.A. and Pearson, K.J. (2006) Multiwavelength Observations of EXO 0748-676. I. Reprocessing of X-Ray Bursts. The Astrophysical Journal, 648 (2). pp. 1156-1168. ISSN 0004-637X doi: 10.1086/505592

Pearson, K.J., Hynes, R.I., Steeghs, D., Jonker, P.G., Haswell, C.A., King, A.R., O'Brien, K., Nelemans, G. and Méndez, M. (2006) Multiwavelength Observations of EXO 0748-676. II. Emission-Line Behavior. The Astrophysical Journal, 648 (2). pp. 1169-1180. ISSN 0004-637X doi: 10.1086/506191

Pearson, K.J. (2006) Superhumps: confronting theory with observation. Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, 371 (1). pp. 235-244. ISSN 0035-8711 doi: 10.1111/j.1365-2966.2006.10631.x

2005

Bramich, D.M., Horne, K., Bond, I.A., Street, R.A., Collier Cameron, A., Hood, B., Cooke, J., James, D., Lister, T.A., Mitchell, D., Pearson, K.J., Penny, A., Quirrenbach, A., Safizadeh, N. and Tsapras, Y. (2005) A survey for planetary transits in the field of NGC 7789. Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, 359 (3). pp. 1096-1116. ISSN 0035-8711 doi: 10.1111/j.1365-2966.2005.08973.x

Pearson, K.J., Horne, K. and Skidmore, W. (2005) Fireballs, flares, and flickering: A semianalytic, LTE, explosive model from accretion disks to supernovae. The Astrophysical Journal, 619 (2). pp. 999-1013. ISSN 0004-637X doi: 10.1086/426582

Hynes, R.I., Gelino, D.M., Pearson, K.J. and Robinson, E.L. (2005) Infrared Observations of XTE J1118+480. Editors: R. E. Rutledge, Derek Fox and Mansi M. Kasliwal. (The Astronomer's Telegram #393)

2004

Skidmore, W., Gomer, R., Horne, K., O'Brien, K., Oke, B. and Pearson, K. (2004) High speed keck spectroscopy of flickering in AM Her. ASP Conference Proceedings, 315. pp. 163-169. (Magnetic Cataclysmic Variables, IAU Colloquium 190, Proceedings of the Conference held 8-13 December, 2002 in Cape Town, South Africa. Edited by Sonja Vrielmann and Mark Cropper.)

Pearson, K.J., Horne, K. and Skidmore, W. (2004) REVIEW: Fireballs, Flares and Flickering. ASP Conference Proceedings, 315. pp. 279-292. (Magnetic Cataclysmic Variables, IAU Colloquium 190, Proceedings of the Conference held 8-13 December, 2002 in Cape Town, South Africa. Edited by Sonja Vrielmann and Mark Cropper.)

Skidmore, W., Horne, K., Pearson, K., Gomer, R., O'Brien, K. and Oke, B. (2004) Rapid Keck Spectroscopy of Cataclysmic Variables. Revista Mexicana de Astronomía y Astrofísica (Serie de Conferencias), 20. pp. 155-157. (Compact Binaries in the Galaxy and Beyond, Proceedings of the conference held 17-22 November, 2003 in La Paz, Baja California Sur. Edited by G. Tovmassian and E. Sion. IAU Colloquium 194)

2003

Pearson, K.J. (2003) Superhumps, magnetic fields and the mass ratio in AM Canum Venaticorum. Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, 346 (2). L21-L25. ISSN 0035-8711 doi: 10.1046/j.1365-2966.2003.07290.x

Pearson, K.J., Horne, K. and Skidmore, W. (2003) Fireball models for flares in AE Aquarii. Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, 338 (4). pp. 1067-1083. ISSN 0035-8711 doi: 10.1046/j.1365-8711.2003.06079.x

Skidmore, W., O'Brien, K., Horne, K., Gomer, R., Oke, J.B. and Pearson, K.J. (2003) High-speed Keck spectroscopy of flares and oscillations in AE Aquarii. Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, 338 (4). pp. 1057-1066. ISSN 0035-8711 doi: 10.1046/j.1365-8711.2003.06173.x

2002

Skidmore, W., Pearson, K.J., O'Brien, K., Horne, K. and Gomer, R. (2002) Fireballs and oscillations in AE Aqr. ASP Conference Proceedings, 315. pp. 169-170. (The Physics of Cataclysmic Variables and Related Objects, ASP Conference Proceedings, Vol. 261. Edited by B. T. Gänsicke, K. Beuermann, and K. Reinsch)

Pearson, K.J., Horne, K. and Skidmore, W. (2002) Fireballs in AE Aquarii. ASP Conference Proceedings, 315. pp. 163-164. (The Physics of Cataclysmic Variables and Related Objects, ASP Conference Proceedings, Vol. 261. Edited by B. T. Gänsicke, K. Beuermann, and K. Reinsch)

2000

Pearson, K.J., Horne, K. and Skidmore, W. (2000) Fireballs in AE Aquarii. In: A decade of HST science , 11-14 April 2000, Space Telescope Science Institute, Baltimore, MD, p. 73. (poster papers, Edited by Mario Livio, Keith Noll, and Massimo Stiavelli)

1997

Pearson, K.J., Wynn, G.A. and King, A.R. (1997) The effect of the magnetic field of the secondary star in dwarf novae. Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, 288 (2). pp. 421-430. ISSN 0035-8711 doi: 10.1093/mnras/288.2.421

1996

Pearson, K.J. and King, A.R. (1996) Numerical simulations of accretion disks and mass outflows around young stars. Lecture Notes in Physics, 465. pp. 271-276. (Disks and Outflows Around Young Stars, Proceedings of a Conference Held at Heidelberg, Germany 6 - 9 September 1994, Published on CD-ROM, Edited by Steven Beckwith, Jakob Staude, Axel Quetz, and Antonella Natta)

Pearson, K.J., Wynn, G.A. and King, A.R. (1996) Simulations of angular momentum evolution in wind-fed CV precursors. Astrophysics and Space Science Library, 208. pp. 443-444. ISSN 0067-0057 doi: 10.1007/978-94-009-0325-8_131 (Cataclysmic Variables and Related Objects, Proceedings of the 158th Colloquium of the International Astronomical Union, Held at Keele, United Kingdom, June 26–30, 1995, Eds: Evans, A.; Wood, Janet H.)

1995

Pearson, K.J. and King, A.R. (1995) Spin equilibrium and outflows in young stellar objects. Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, 276 (4). pp. 1303-1310. ISSN 0035-8711

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