Links - Richard P. Allan

WEATHER LINKS

CLIMATE LINKS

TEACHING & OUTREACH

RESEARCH

ADMIN/OTHER


TEACHING/OUTREACH:
  UNIVERSITY:
Blackboard | Timetabling | RISIS | Academic Integrity Toolkit | Room Bookings | Performance and Development Review (PDR) | Teaching and Diversity advice | University Marketing | Staff Portal (internal) | school site and how to guides (Internal)
  DEPARTMENT ADMIN: MSc tutor group ideas
  NCAS: Updated Science highlights (2015): Guidance | Procedure | Template | NCAS public engagement highlights template and Wiki (internal) | Panto!
  DEPARTMENT OUTREACH Departmental Media Engagement Strategy Working Document | Department Blog | Globe | Library book request | Outreach ambassadors document | Outreach logging form
  TRAINING: MetED Education resources | Teaching career | CQSD: T&L Enhancement Priorities (PDF) | UK Professional Standards Framework | STEM Learning
  EXTERNAL: Science Media Centre | SciDevNet report: data vis. & research impact | Sense About Science Public Engagement Guide | Climate visuals | Geoscience Images | PPLATO - resource for physics/maths students and educators | Scratch programming for kids (and big kids): Practice Times Tables; energy balance model | an experimental Scratch climate model (under construction) | Carbon calculator | Keeping kids safe online | Small Science Club | Computer Science Education Resource Guide

RESEARCH:
  DEPARTMENT:
Home-working (Unix) | Datasets on METCAT | Moving data between servers | Using Cluster (more info); interactive seesion:
ssh -Y username@met-cluster.reading.ac.uk
qrsh -l project -P myproject
| STARS small IT-projects proposal form | managed printing
  UNIVERSITY: Staff Portal Self Sevice | Code of Conduct | Open Access Library information | Open Access Funding Request | NCAS Open Access guide | RCUK Researchfish outputs | SciVal (citations) | Altmetrics (impact) | University Data repositary | Data management plan template | Finding Funding Spreadsheet (RES, internal) External Speaker Policy
  PYTHON: resources | Python website, mailing list and notes for IDL users | cfplot info | Some windows binaries (e.g. basemap)
  MET OFFICE: Met Office collaboration newsgroups (password) MOSAC papers | Convert Met Office PP to NetCDF format: pp2cf (need to "setup nco epd") |
  GENERAL: UK Research & Innovation | Reaching wider audience | Departmental CMIP5 data | RCP radiative forcings | KNMI climate explorer | Climate Justice Doctoral Training Program | Choosing colour scales (see also NASA blog | Evaluating reanalyses | ECMWF data | citeulike | Publons record of peer review | Climate Feedback evaluating quality of media reporting of climate | Teamwork project management | Email Charter | sharelatex | | PubPeer
Kudos research Impcat
Correctly area weighting for the global mean (also weight months by days/month!)
doi2bibtex: curl -LH "Accept: text/bibliography; style=bibtex" http://dx.doi.org/< add doi >
FUNDING: RES Finding Funding page (internal) | Research Professional | Research and Enterprise Development (RED) | JeS (NERC) | RCUK Research Outcomes | Pathways to Impact (2013) | Staffing Request Portal | HR forms | Royal Society e-grants Low-middle income countries (GCRF-able)

ADMIN:
TOOLS:
Dropbox | Google Drive Documents | Online PDF converter |
UNIVERSITY/DEPARTMENT: SMPCS internal How to guides (recruitment/induction) | Visitor procedure | Staffing Request Portal | Rewarding staff | Consultancy | O2 | Eduroam software | Procurement and contracted suppliers | Accident reporting | Student lists (internal) | Campus Card Portal | Imagebank | Eat Reading Voucher order form | Computershare childcare voucher scheme

TRAVEL:
Expenses Claims Form (online) | Overseas travel form: use Met Department form only (more information) | Travel Insurance link | Tripadvisor | Reading live bus times | Local Roadworks | Split train tickets | Cycle2Work Reading cycle routes

WEATHER & CLIMATE:
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Images | Extreme Events | Met Office Daily Weather Summaries since 1860s | weatherobs.com | Weather Rescue Citizen Science Project | Weather Online | Field Site and data (internal) | Current Weather and links (internal) | Sonning Common Weather | Maiden Erlegh Weather and Reading snow-watch | Roger Brugge | Met Office | Meteo Group | Rain Today Radar | UK Snow Map | Next Week (ECMWF) | Real Climate | Climate Reanalyzer | Atmospheric River Archive | NOAA water vapour animations | ManUniCast weather portal | Atmospheric winds | Nature's Calendar | measure pollution on your iphone

JOURNALS:
J Clim. | Clim. Dyn. | GRL | JGR-Atmos. | NATURE | SCIENCE | PNAS | QJRMS | @rdg.ac.uk | Web of Science | Centaur (publication repository)

OTHER: BBC | useful commands | Convert video formats | Food Allergy Awareness Training | Nature outlook on IBS | Quality Pottery | Indextus

Richard P. Allan
Location: Department of Meteorology (2U15)

 

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