Pete Falloon has over 17 years of experience in modeling environmental systems. He earned the B.S. degree with honors in environmental science of the earth and atmosphere from the University of Reading and worked on modeling pesticide fate in riverine systems during the M.S. studies and part-time lectureship the University of Greenwich. He moved to Rothamsted Research in 1996, where he worked on modeling soil, climate, and vegetation interactions for 8 years and was awarded the Ph.D. degree from the University of Nottingham in 2001. He has written numerous peer-reviewed papers and book chapters on soil carbon dynamics, land use change, and the impacts of climate change and given many invited and offered presentations both in UK and internationally. He has been working on the impacts of climate and land use change on hydrology, soils and agriculture at the Met Office Hadley Centre since 2004. He spent six months on secondment to the Communications Team as a Climate Science Advisor in 2007-2008 and currently manages six scientists in the Climate Impacts Modeling group, working on academic, governmental, and commercial research and consultancy projects. His interests include soil (especially carbon), water, agriculture, land use, and climate interactions.
Biography Updated on 9 September 2013