School of Earth and Environment

Jonathan Pennells Jonathan Pennells

Postgraduate Researcher

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Affiliation: Institute for Climate and Atmospheric Science


Jonathan completed am MMATH Mathematics at the University of Leeds in 2013. Jonathan concentrated the first half of his MMATH on Analysis, in particular Fourier analysis and Hilbert spaces, before making the switch over to Geophysical fluid dynamics. Jonathans thesis was looking at the energy associated with ocean floor topography with the motion of the tide.


MMATH, BSc Mathematics - Univesity of Leeds 2013

Research Interests

  • Boundary layer impacts from wind farms
  • Boundary layer meteorology

Teaching Interests

SOEE2540 Environmental Science Skills II (Blencathra field trip)

SOEE3700 Practical Weather Forecasting

SOEE2092 Meteorology

Project details

Project title

Wind farm impacts on the boundary layer dynamics


Dr Andrew Ross

Dr Ian Brooks

Dr Simon Vosper (Met Office)