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Land Surface Modeller, The Centre for Ecology & Hydrology


Research Interests:
I am currently working on the UKs Earth System Modelling project (, evaluating and building in new processes to the land-surface component, JULES ( My main focus is the evaluation of causes of tree disturbance and representation of fire in dynamic vegetation models.


C Burton, R Betts, M Cardoso, TR Feldpausch, A Harper, CD Jones, DI Kelley, E Robertson, A Wiltshire (2019) Representation of fire, land-use change and vegetation dynamics in the Joint UK Land Environment Simulator vn4. 9 (JULES) Geoscientic Model Development - 12 (1), 179-193