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Contributors

Four scientific reports and one briefing report were written to summarise the findings of the UKCP09 data and to outline the methodologies used to produce the projections.

The names of the contributing authors and reviewers of each of the reports are shown below.

Trends report:

Trends report contributors

  • Dr Geoff Jenkins, Met Office Hadley Centre
  • Matthew Perry, Met Office Hadley Centre
  • John Prior, Met Office Hadley Centre

Trends report reviewers

  • Prof Chris Folland, Met Office Hadley Centre, Exeter
  • Prof Mike Hulme, Tyndall Centre for Climate Change, University of East Anglia, Norwich
  • Prof Phil Jones, Climatic Research Unit, University of East Anglia, Norwich
  • Kathryn Humphrey, Climate, Energy and Ozone: Science and Analysis, Defra, London
  • Dr Caroline Cowan, Climate, Energy and Ozone: Science and Analysis, Defra, London
  • Dr Rachel Capon, Arup, London
  • Vic Crisp, Chartered Institution of Building Services Engineers, London
  • Karl Hardy, Flood and Coastal Erosion Research Management, Defra, London
  • Dr David Liddy, Ministry of Defence, London
  • Vanessa Bashford, Ministry of Defence, Bath
  • Dr Bruce Callender, Ministry of Defence, Shrivenham
  • Prof Sir Brian Hoskins, Department of Meteorology, University of Reading
  • Dr Barry McAuley, Department of the Environment Northern Ireland, Belfast.
  • Guy Winter, Scottish Government, Edinburgh
  • Roger Street, UKCIP, Oxford University, Oxford
  • Dr Clare Goodess, Climatic Research Unit, University of East Anglia, Norwich
  • Marion Mulholland, Scotland and Northern Ireland Forum for Environmental Research, Edinburgh
  • Dr Mark Broadmeadow, Forestry Commission (England), Farnham
  • Dr Stephen Dye, Centre for Environment, Fisheries and Aquaculture Science, Lowestoft
  • Dr Rob Wilby, Environment Agency (now with Loughborough University)
  • Dr Richard Westaway, UKCIP, Oxford University, Oxford
  • Anna Steynor, UKCIP, Oxford University, Oxford
  • Kay Jenkinson, UKCIP, Oxford University, Oxford

Briefing report:

Briefing report contributors

  • Dr Geoff Jenkins, Met Office Hadley Centre
  • James Murphy, Met Office Hadley Centre
  • David Sexton, Met Office Hadley Centre
  • Jason Lowe, Met Office Hadley Centre,
  • Prof Phil Jones, Climatic Research Unit, University of East Anglia
  • Prof Chris G. Kilsby, School of Civil Engineering and Geosciences, Newcastle University

Briefing report reviewers

  • Dr Paul Bowyer, UKCIP, Oxford
    Dr Mark Broadmeadow, Forestry Commission (England), Farnham
  • Dr Vic Crisp, Chartered Institution of Building Services Engineers, London
  • Dr Suraje Dessai, Tyndall Centre for Climate Change Research, Norwich
  • Dr Stephen Dye, Centre for Environment, Fisheries and Aquaculture Science, Lowestoft
  • Prof Sir Brian Hoskins, University of Reading
  • Kathryn Humphrey, Adapting to Climate Change Programme, Defra, London
  • Kay Jenkinson, UKCIP, Oxford
  • Prof Phil Jones, Climatic Research Unit, University of East Anglia, Norwich
  • Dr Jenny Maresh, Adapting to Climate Change Programme, Defra, London
  • Dr Barry McAuley, Department of the Environment Northern Ireland, Belfast
  • Lyndsey Middleton, UKCIP, Oxford
  • Prof John Mitchell, Met Office Hadley Centre, Exeter
  • Robin Mortimer, Adapting to Climate Change Programme, Defra, London
  • Dr Anastasia Mylona, Chartered Institution of Building Services Engineers, London
  • Kathryn Packer, Adapting to Climate Change Programme, Defra, London
  • Anna Steynor, UKCIP, Oxford
  • Roger Street, UKCIP, Oxford
  • Andrew Tucker, Greater London Authority, London
  • Prof Robert Watson, Chief Scientific Advisor, Defra, London
  • Dr Glen Watts, Environment Agency, Bristol
  • Dr Olly Watts, Royal Society for the Protection of Birds, Sandy
  • Guy Winter, Scottish Executive, Edinburgh

Climate change projections report:

Climate change projections contributors

  • James Murphy, Met Office Hadley Centre
  • David Sexton, Met Office Hadley Centre
  • Geoff Jenkins, Met Office Hadley Centre
  • Penny Boorman, Met Office Hadley Centre
  • Ben Booth, Met Office Hadley Centre
  • Kate Brown, Met Office Hadley Centre
  • Robin Clark, Met Office Hadley Centre
  • Matt Collins, Met Office Hadley Centre
  • Glen Harris, Met Office Hadley Centre
  • Lizzie Kendon, Met Office Hadley Centre

With further contributions as reflected in the report from:

  • Richard Betts, Met Office Hadley Centre
  • Simon Brown, Met Office Hadley Centre
  • Tom Howard, Met Office Hadley Centre
  • March McCarthy, Met Office Hadley Centre
  • Ruth McDonald, Met Office Hadley Centre
  • Ag Stephens, British Atmospheric Data Centre
  • Craig Wallace, National Oceanographic Centre, Southampton
  • Rachel Warren, University of East Anglia
  • Prof Rob Wilby, Loughborough University
  • Richard Wood, Met Office Hadley Centre

Climate change projections science reviewers

  • Prof Sir Brian Hoskins, University of Reading
  • Myles Allen, Oxford University
  • Francis Zwiers, Environment Canada
  • Nigel Arnell, Walker Institute for Climate System Research
  • ClaudiaTebaldi, Institute for the Study of Society and the Environment, National Center for Atmospheric Research, Boulder, Colorado, USA
  • Clare Goodess, Climatic Research Unit, University of East Anglia

Climate change projections report reviewers

  • Dr Richard Betts, Met Office Hadley Centre, Exeter
  • Dr Rachel Capon, Arup, London
  • Dr Vic Crisp, Chartered Institution of Building Services Engineers, London
  • Dr Suraje Dessai, Tyndall Centre for Climate Change Research, Norwich
  • Dr Bill Donovan, Environment Agency, Bristol
  • Dr Stephen Dye, Centre for Environment, Fisheries and Aquaculture Science, Lowestoft
  • Dr Claire Goodess, Climatic Research Unit, University of East Anglia, Norwich
  • Karl Hardy, Flood and Coastal Erosion Research Management, Defra, London
  • Kathryn Humphrey, Adapting to Climate Change Programme, Defra, London
  • Kay Jenkinson, UKCIP, Oxford
  • Kay Johnstone, UKCIP, Oxford
  • Prof Phil Jones, Climatic Research Unit, University of East Anglia, Norwich
  • Dr Richard Jones, Met Office Hadley Centre, Exeter
  • Richard Lamb, UKCIP, Oxford
  • Gerry Metcalf, UKCIP, Oxford
  • Prof John Mitchell, Met Office Hadley Centre, Exeter
  • Laurie Newton, UKCIP, Oxford
  • Maeve O'Donoghue, Welsh Assembly Government, Cardiff
  • Kathryn Packer, Adapting to Climate Change Programme, Defra, London
  • Dr Vicky Pope, Met Office Hadley Centre, Exeter
  • Peter Singleton, Scottish Environment Protection Agency, Stirling
  • Ag Stephens, British Atmospheric Data Centre, Abingdon
  • Anna Steynor, UKCIP, Oxford
  • Roger Street, UKCIP, Oxford
  • Dr Rowan Sutton, University of Reading
  • Dr Stephen Wade, HR Wallingford, Wallingford
  • Dr Rachel Warren, Tyndall Centre for Climate Change Research, Norwich
  • Dr Glen Watts, Environment Agency, Bristol
  • Dr Olly Watts, Royal Society for the Protection of Birds, Sandy
  • Dr Chris West, UKCIP, Oxford
  • Richard Westaway, UKCIP, Oxford
  • Prof Rob Wilby, University of Lancaster (now with Loughborough University)
  • Guy Winter, Scottish Executive, Edinburgh

Marine & coastal projections:

Marine & coastal projections contributors

  • Jason Lowe, Met Office Hadley Centre
  • Tom Howard, Met Office Hadley Centre
  • Anne Pardaens, Met Office Hadley Centre
  • Jonathan Tinker, Met Office Hadley Centre
  • Jason Holt, Proudman Oceanographic Laboratory
  • Sarah Wakelin, Proudman Oceanographic Laboratory
  • Glenn Milne, Durham University
  • James Leake, Proudman Oceanographic Laboratory
  • Judith Wolf, Proudman Oceanographic Laboratory
  • Kevin Horsburgh, Proudman Oceanographic Laboratory
  • Tim Reeder, Environment Agency
  • Geoff Jenkins, Met Office Hadley Centre
  • Jeff Ridley, Met Office Hadley Centre
  • Stephen Dye, Cefas
  • Sarah Bradley, Durham University
  • Dr Emma Eastoe, Dept of Maths and Stats, Lancaster University
  • Dr Glen Harris, Met Office Hadley Centre
  • Prof Roland Gehrels, University of Plymouth
  • Dr Peter Good, Met Office Hadley Centre
  • Dr Ben Gouldby, HR Wallingford
  • Prof Jonathan Gregory, National Centre for Atmospheric Science and Met Office Hadley Centre
  • Prof Robert Nicholls, University of Southampton
  • Prof Julian Orford, Queens University, Belfast
  • Marie-Helene Rio and the CLS Space Oceanography Division, France
  • Graham Siggers MSc DIC CSci MCIWEM, HR Wallingford
  • Prof Jonathan Tawn, Dept of Maths and Stats, Lancaster University
  • Prof Rob Wilby, Loughborough University

Marine & coastal projections science reviewers

  • Prof Corinna Schrum, Geophysical Institute, University of Bergen, Norway
  • Prof Jaak Monbaliu, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Belgium
  • Dr Neil Wells, School of Ocean and Earth Science, University of Southampton

Marine & coastal projections report reviwers

  • Kathryn Humphrey, Adapting to Climate Change Programme, Defra
  • Karl Hardy, Flood Management, Defra
  • Paul Buckley, Cefas
  • Dr Stephen Dye, Cefas
  • Roger Street, UKCIP
  • Anna Steynor, UKCIP
  • Dr Paul Bowyer, UKCIP
  • Richard Lamb, UKCIP
  • Dr Emma Verling, JNCC
  • Guy Winter, Scottish Government
  • Vanessa Bashford, Defence Estates
  • Dr Craig Wallace, National Oceanographic Centre, Southampton
  • Dan Laffoley, Natural England
  • Dr John Baxter, Scottish Natural Heritage
  • Brendan Forde, Department of the Environment of Northern Ireland

Weather Generator report:

Weather Generator contributors

  • Prof Phil Jones, Climatic Research Unit, University of East Anglia
  • Prof Chris Kilsby, School of Civil Engineering and Geosciences, Newcastle University
  • Colin Harpham, Climatic Research Unit, University of East Anglia
  • Vassilis Glenis, School of Civil Engineering and Geosciences, Newcastle University
  • Aidan Burton, School of Civil Engineering and Geosciences,
  • Newcastle University

Weather Generator science reviewers

  • Dr Elaine Barrow, Climate Consultant, Regina, Canada
  • Dr Tim Carter, Finnish Environment Centre, Helsinki
    Prof. Alberto Montanari, University of Bologna

Weather Generator report reviewers

  • Dr Paul Bowyer, UKCIP, Oxford
  • Anna Steynor, UKCIP, Oxford
  • Roger Street, UKCIP, Oxford
  • Dr Rachel Capon, ARUP, London
  • Dr Vic Crisp, CIBSE (Chartered Institution of Building Services Engineers), London
  • Karl Hardy, Flood Management, Defra, London
  • Kathryn Humphrey, Adapting to Climate Change, Defra, London
  • Dr Jenny Maresh, Adapting to Climate Change, Defra, London
  • Dr Geoff Jenkins, Met Office Hadley Centre, Exeter
  • Prof John Mitchell, Met Office Hadley Centre, Exeter
  • Ag Stephens, British Atmospheric Data Centre (BADC), Exeter
  • Dr Steven Wade, HR Wallingford, Wallingford, Oxfordshire
  • Prof Rob Wilby, Loughborough University, Loughborough