Stephen English is Head of the Earth System Assimilation Section at ECMWF. He has many years experience in Numerical Weather Prediction and has worked at the Met Office, CPTEC and ECMWF.
Stephen's main interests are in observation aspects of data assimilation. This includes radiative transfer modelling, observation handling, planning for and optimisation of the WMO Integrated Global Observing System, quality control.
D. Phil in Atmospheric Physics, Oxford, UK
BSc in Physics and Meteorology, Reading, UK
ECMWF Satellite Section, then Earth System Assimilation Section head
CPTEC scientific leadership in Data Assimilation Section
Met Office: Team Leader for Satellite Radiance Assimilation Group
Member of International Strategic Consultative Committee (CMA) 2016-present
Chair of WMO ETSSU expert team formed in 2020 and previously chair of WMO IPETSUP 2016-2020.
Co-chair of International TOVS Working Group 2008-12