Three University of Reading scientists in the Department of Meteorology have been honoured with awards and prizes from the Royal Meteorological Society.
The awards, which will be presented on 17th May, celebrate excellence in meteorology are well regarded among weather and climate scientists across the world.
The prizewinners from Reading are
- The Buchan Prize has been won by Professor Suzanne Gray
- The Climate Science Communications Award goes to Dr Ed Hawkins
- The Quarterly Journal Prize will be awarded to Prof Anthony Illingworth
Professor Dame Julia Slingo, and Professor Stephen Belcher – the former and current Chief Scientist of the Met Office respectively, both of whom previously worked full time at the Department of Meteorology, are also honoured in the awards.