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[Met-jobs] PhD studentship at the University of Exeter, UK -- Statistical post-processing of forecast ensembles

From Frank Kwasniok <>
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Date Mon, 24 Oct 2016 06:39:23 +0100

Exeter Climate Systems (XCS)
College of Engineering, Mathematics and Physical Sciences
University of Exeter, UK

We are inviting applications for a fully-funded PhD studentship.

"Statistical post-processing of ensemble forecasts of extreme weather events"

This project is funded as a NERC Industrial CASE Studentship with the Met Office as CASE partner; it is not in competition with other PhD projects at the University of Exeter.

Candidates should have an interest in the application of mathematics and statistics to problems in weather and climate science; prior knowledge in numerical weather prediction and statistical post-processing is not necessary.

Main supervisor: Dr Frank Kwasniok (University of Exeter)
Co-supervisors:  Dr Chris Ferro (University of Exeter)
                 Prof Jonathan Rougier (University of Bristol)
                 Dr Gavin Evans (Met Office)

Start date: This studentship is available immediately and needs to
            start by March 2017.

Duration: Four years

Application deadline: Sunday 13 November 2016

All information can be found at:

Enquiries: Dr Frank Kwasniok (

Dr Frank Kwasniok
Senior Lecturer in Applied Mathematics
College of Engineering, Mathematics and Physical Sciences
University of Exeter
Harrison Building
North Park Road
Exeter EX4 4QF
United Kingdom


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