Science Exploitation Workshop

1st February 2016
NERC Centre for Ecology & Hydrology, Wallingford, Oxfordshire OX10 8BB



11:00   COSMOS-UK

Welcome                                              Lucy Ball  

Introduction                                         Alan Jenkins     <PDF icon COSMOS-UK AJ Introduction.pdf>

Instrumentation                                   Jonathan Evans <PDF icon COSMOS-UK JGE Instrumentation_v1.pdf>

The COSMOS-UK Network                 James Blake      <PDF icon COSMOS-UK JRB Network v05.pdf>

Data and Information Products           David Boorman <PDF icon COSMOS-UK DBB Data.pdf>

Media                                                   Andrew Singer  <PDF icon COSMOS-UK ACS Media.pdf>


13:15   Invited 1:         Anne Verhoef, Reading University <PDF icon COSMOStalk Verhoef.pdf>

            Proposed use of COSMOS-UK data for hydrometeorological and remote sensing research


13:30   Invited 2:         Rafael Rosolem, Bristol University  <PDF icon Rosolem_CEH_20160201.pdf>

            Understanding the role of soil moisture across scales: Initial results from NERC AMUSED project


13:45   Invited 3:         Graham Weedon, The Met Office <PDF icon Weedon-CosmosUK-2016-Cardington-Met-Office.pdf>

            Cardington, Bedfordshire: measurements of soil moisture by COSMOS-UK and the Met Office side-by-side 


14:00   Invited 4:         Mark Wilkinson, James Hutton Institute

            Integration of Research at The James Hutton Institute with COSMOS-UK


14:15   Invited 5:         Richard Davis, Environment Agency

            EA Interest in COSMOS-UK


14:30   Open discussion:

            1)         opportunities and ideas for data products;

            2)         wider ideas for COSMOS-UK network