HPC Steering Committee members
Professor David Stevens
School of Mathematics, University of East Anglia.
Large scale ocean modelling; Role of the ocean in the climate system. Coupled ocean-atmosphere processes and modelling; Mathematical modelling of the ocean and climate system; Physical oceanography, including ocean dynamics and observations.
Professor John Brodholt
Earth Sciences, University College London.
Study of Earth's deep interior; computational and experimental mineral physics to understand material properties under mantle and core conditions; elastic and transport properties of core and mantle materials; with seismologists, applying results directly to the Earth.
Dr Andrew Coward
Ocean Modelling & Forecasting Group, National Oceanography Centre.
Large scale ocean modelling - the role of eddies in the global ocean circulation, ocean model development and high performance computing.
Professor Colin Jones
NCAS Professor, School of Earth & Environment, University of Leeds.
Head NERC/Met Office UK Earth System Modelling.
Earth system and global climate modelling; atmospheric physical parameterisations; regional climate modelling.
Dr Grenville Lister
Computational scientist, National Centre for Atmospheric Science, Reading University.
Professor Andreas Rietbrock
Earth & Ocean Sciences, University of Liverpool.
Seismology, subduction zones; volcanology; geophysics; physical oceanography; meteorology; tectonics.
Professor Beth Wingate
Professor of Mathematics, University of Exeter.
Geophysical and astrophysical fluid dynamics; applied mathematics and modelling; ocean and atmosphere dynamics and modelling; numerical analysis; algorithms for exascale-style computer architectures.
Professor Steve Woolnough
National Centre for Atmospheric Science, Climate Directorate, University of Reading.
Tropical climate variability; climate modelling; atmospheric convection; sub-seasonal to seasonal weather and climate prediction.
Professor Bryan Lawrence
Professor of Weather & Climate Computing, University of Reading .
Problems in data analysis for atmospheric science; scientific data description and publication; high resolution and coupled climate computing; performance of earth system models; gravity wave and physical parameterisations in models; stratospheric processes.