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  • Alan Kennedy-Asser’s tapas recipe commended in the the Climate Creatives Challenge

    Alan Kennedy-Asser’s tapas recipe commended in the the Climate Creatives Challenge

    Alan’s tapas recipe made it onto the commended entries list for the Climate Creatives Challenge. Have a go, here is the recipe! The Climate Creatives Challenge is a series of design competitions to support new approaches for communicating the impacts of climate change and the benefits of mitigation, adaptation and resilience.

  • Cricket champs!

    Cricket champs!

    Well done to the team for winning the cricket match at the BRIDGE bike ride last Thursday. Special shout out to sports legend Emily B!

  • Dann Mitchell given RMetS Award for Advancing Science

    Dann Mitchell given RMetS Award for Advancing Science

    Dann has won the Adrian Gill Award from the Royal Meteorological Society for his work on advancing knowledge in global weather extremes and their societal impacts. Amazing! The Adrian Gill Award for Advances at the Interface of Atmospheric Science and Related Disciplines is awarded annually to a Member of the Society who has made a…

  • Emily Ball passes her viva!

    Emily Ball passes her viva!

    Emily’s thesis was “The dynamics of polar vortices and jets on Mars and beyond” supervised by Dann Mitchell and Will Seviour (Exeter). Great news Emily!

  • Erin Walker successfully passes her viva!

    Erin Walker successfully passes her viva!

    Erin’s thesis “Investigating the uncertainties surrounding the future of extreme extratropical cyclones, specifically in the North Atlantic Ocean”. Erin was supervised by Dann Mitchell. Well done Erin!

  • Congrats on the fellowship Hannah!

    Congrats on the fellowship Hannah!

    Earlier this week we had a leaving parkdate in the sun with Hannah Bloomfield who is starting an exciting new fellowship in Newcastle. Good luck Hannah!

  • Bullseye!

    Bullseye!

    We had great fun attempting to hit the dartboard at Flight Club to welcome Ailish to the team. Regan currently reigning as team champ, whoop!

  • Bye Vikki!

    Bye Vikki!

    Farewell to Vikki Thompson, one of our postdocs who is leaving the team for a new role with KNMI. We will miss you Vikki, good luck in your next adventure!

  • Dan Green successfully passes his MScR viva

    Dan Green successfully passes his MScR viva

    Dan’s thesis “Recent temperature changes over Africa from multiple observational products” provides a much needed analysis of trends in temperature and hot days over Africa, and a thorough comparison of different observational products, which will be a very useful baseline for future studies into temperature changes over the continent. Dan was supervised by Rachel James…