Douglas Lowe

Skills - Fortran; Python; Shell Scripting; NCL; Version Control
Academic Domains - Atmospheric Science; Environmental Science

Doug is a Research Software Engineer working in the Research IT department at the University of Manchester; with a background in atmospheric physical modelling. He has worked extensively with the open source regional atmospheric chemical model WRF-Chem; and contributes to the development of this model. He was also involved in setting up; and now maintains; the forecast simulations used for the ManUniCast meteorology and air quality teaching portal.

He has experience in using Fortran; shell scripting; NCL; Python; Perl and Matlab. His main interests are in numerical software development and research workflows on HPC systems.

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