Dr. Richard Keane

Role: Atmospheric Dynamics Domain Scientist

Email: R.J.Keane@leeds.ac.uk

Biography

I am a Met Office scientist working on scale interactions in the water cycle, and based in ICAS in Leeds. My current research involves looking at the Indian Monsoon rainfall bias in the UM. I have previously worked at Reading University, LMU Munich and Deutscher Wetterdienst.

Qualifications

Master Of Physics, University of Oxford
Doctor Of Philosophy, University of Oxford (Geophysical Fluid Dynamics)

Membership

Fellow of the Royal Meteorological Society

Research Interests

Atmospheric convection
Tropical meteorology
Stochastic parameterisation of physical processes
Probabilistic weather forecasting

Models

UM, COSMO, ICON

Programming Languages

Fortran, Python

Scripting Languages

R, MatLab, Grads, general shell scripting