• Earth Observation Senior Scientist - Plymouth Marine Laboratory

Research interests

My background is in biological oceanography. I have key expertise in studying Climate impacts on marine ecosystems resources and marine pathogens, and developing Earth Observation applications for human health.

I work with satellite data, climate models and use AI. I support national and international research and policy developments - I am a Lead author for

  • the IPCC AR6 WGII Chapter on ocean and coastal ecosystems (2019-present)
  • the UK representative of the GEO Paris Agreement Climate Task Group (2017-present)
  • and co-lead of the GEO Blue Planet Working Group on Earth observations for water-associated diseases (2018-present)