Department of Meteorology, University of Reading

See also

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

• Lead scientist for the Weather Rescue citizen science project

Research Interests

• Lead Investigator for:
    - REAL projections project, aiming to improve regional climate projections
    - SMURPHS project on decadal variability
    - GloSAT project on reconstructing air temperature variations back to the 1780s

• History of climate science

• Data rescue

• Decadal variability and predictability of climate

• Quantifying uncertainty in climate predictions and impacts

• The time of emergence of climate signals

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