Ed Hawkins : Professor Ed Hawkins : UoR, Dept Of Meteorology

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Professor Ed Hawkins

Ed Hawkins

• Professor of climate science

• Academic Lead for Public Engagement in Department of Meteorology

• Principal Research Scientist in NCAS

• Editor of Climate Lab Book blog -- contribute an article

Research interests

• Contributing Author to both IPCC AR5 WG1 (Chapter 11) & WG2 (Chapter 4)

• Lead Investigator for:
    - REAL projections project
    - SMURPHS project on decadal variability

• History of climate science and data rescue

• Decadal variability and predictability of climate, and particularly:
    - predictability of Arctic sea-ice & shipping routes
    - statistical decadal predictions

• Quantifying uncertainty in climate predictions and impacts
    - the time of emergence of climate signals
    - crop yields

• Previous research projects:
    - NERC APPOSITE, RAPIT & EQUIP
    - EU SPECS & THOR