Teaching

Current teaching

         MA1MSP - Mathematical and Statistical Programming (Autumn term)

 

         MA3NA2 - Numerical Analysis II - Numerical Linear Algebra (Autumn term)

Previous teaching

         Data assimilation for MPECDT course

 

         Provision of simple models to illustrate data assimilation.
These models are freely available to download for educational use and personal study.
 

         Summer schools in data assimilation:

o   May 2002 - NATO Advanced Study Institute, Data Assimilation for the Earth System. Maratea, Italy.

o   August 2004 - ENVISAT summer school, Earth System Monitoring and Modelling. Frascati, Italy.

o   September 2004 - ISSAOS summer school, Atmospheric Data Assimilation. L'Aquila, Italy.

o   August 2006 - EO summer school, Earth System Monitoring and Modelling. Frascati, Italy.

o   August 2010 EO summer school, Earth System Monitoring and Modelling. Frascati, Italy.

o   August 2016 - EO summer school, Earth System Monitoring and Modelling. Frascati, Italy.

  Lecture 1 An introduction to data assimilation

  Lecture 2 Variational data assimilation and the ensemble Kalman filter

  Lecture 3 Applications of data assimilation and current challenges

 

Useful resources 

         Data assimilation: Aims and basic concepts, by N.K. Nichols, published in Proceedings of the NATO Advanced Study Institute on Data Assimilation for the Earth System, Maratea, Italy, June 2002.

         ECMWF lecture notes on data assimilation.

         Saroja Polavarapu lecture notes.

Admin

I currently perform the following admin roles:

         Programme director for Mathematics and Meteorology

         Library rep for Mathematics & Statistics

         Chair of Staff-Student Liaison Committee