Christopher Kilsby


Christopher Kilsby FRMetS CMet

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School of Civil Engineering, University of Newcastle, Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear NE1 7RU UK

Current Employment: 

Reader in Climate Change and Hydrology at University of Newcastle, carrying out research in climate change impacts and hydrological extremes since 1991.  Performing airborne research and computer modelling at UK Met Office (Meteorological Research Flight) from 1983-1991.  


Recent work: 

Co-ordinator of 2 EU  projects on impacts of climate change on rainfall and hydrology in Europe (SWURVE and WRINCLE).  Director of MSc programme on Flood Risk Management. 



Development and application of computer models of rainfall and hydrology
Impacts of climate change on precipitation, water resources and flooding



English, French (fair)