Talks given at the University of Reading’s Land Surface Processes group meetings

(for slides see the password-protected page:


January 2019, Quaife and Pennington
“NCEO Data Assimilation activities with JULES”

January 2019, Dance
HydroJULES data assimilation discussion: Some relevant projects”

February 2019, Sandoval
“Applying analytical solutions and simple algorithms to model water fluxes on complex terrain”


January 2018, Verhoef et al.
“Equations and PFTs for soil thermal properties in LSMs: Implications for the energy balance”

February 2018, Charlton-Perez et al.
“Overview of Soil Moisture Ocean Salinity (SMOS)”

February 2018, McGuire et al.
“Simulating global and local land surface processes with JULES on the CEDA JASMIN Super-data-cluster”

May 2018, Ning Dong
“Plant and Temperature: A Framework from Observation to Land Surface Model”

June 2018, Janay Sagintayev; School of Engineering, Nazarbayev University, Astana, Kazakhstan
“Satellite enhanced snow-melt flood and drought predictions for the Kabul River basin with surface and groundwater modeling 

November 2018, Vidale et al.
“JULES global physical configuration (excerpted from talk (further below) given at annual JULES meeting)”

November 2018, McGuire et al.
“JULES global modeling and benchmarking with ILAMB”

November 2018, Kunstmann
“Where high tech meets dust roads: High resolution regional climate modeling and hydrometeorological observatories for West Africa”

December 2018, Sabot et al.
“Do plants follow a profit-maximisation approach during drought?”


October 2017, Rodolfo Nobrega
“Climate variability, hydrology and remote sensing in the Brazilian Nordeste”

October 2017, Vadim Yapiyev, Erasmus visitor to GES, from the School of Engineering, Nazarbayev Univerisity, National Laboratory Astana
“Evaporation from small endorheic lakes in semi-arid northern Kazakhstan”