PROF Ian SIMMONDS

PROF Ian SIMMONDS

Positions

  • Road accidents and Weather (Motor vehicle accidents rain, traffic density, weekday_weekend effect)
  • Rainfall variability (Australia, Southern annular mode, cyclones)
  • Southern Ocean (Atmospheric changes, oceanic changes, Antarctic Circumpolar Wave)
  • Antarctica (Sea ice, mass balance, ice core interpretation, katabatic flow)
  • Arctic (Sea ice, cyclones, ocean currents, water masses, river inflow)
  • Isotopes in weather and climate studies (Physically-based interpretation of isotopes, ice cores, isotopes in precipitation)
  • Cyclones and tropical cyclones (Baroclinicity, CISK, hybrid systems, climate trends, extreme weather)
  • Global warming (Greenhouse gases, climate change, carbon dioxide, methane)

Overview

Affiliation

Member of

  • Australian Meteorological and Oceanographic Society. Membership 1980 -

Publications

Selected publications

Research

Investigator on

Awards

Education and training

  • BSc, Monash University
  • PhD, Flinders University of South Australia

Awards and honors

  • The International Journal of Climatology Award for 2008, Royal Meteorological Society, 2009
  • (Inaugural) Australian Meteorological and Oceanographic Society Medal 2000. Leadership in meteorology, oceanography, and climate., Australian Meteorological and Oceanographic Society, 2000

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Supervision

Available for supervision

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