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Plumb, Prof. (Raymond) Alan locked

PhD; FRS 1998

Born 30 March 1948; s of Tom and Dorothy Plumb; m 1st, 1981, Janet Gormly (marr. diss. 2007); one s one d; 2nd, 2010, Donna Jane Bulpett

Professor of Meteorology, since 1988, and Director, Program in Atmospheres, Oceans and Climate, 2003–08, Massachusetts Institute of Technology


Manchester Univ. (BSc Physics 1969; PhD Astronomy 1972)


SO, then SSO, Met. Office, Bracknell, 1972–76; Res. Scientist, then Principal Res. Scientist, CSIRO Div. of Atmospheric Res., Aspendale, Vic, 1976–88. Haurwitz Meml Lectr, Amer. Meteorol Soc., 2001. Fellow: Amer. Geophysical Union, 2000; Amer. Meteorol Soc., 2002. Jule G. Charney Award, Amer. Meteorol Soc., 2013


(ed with R. A. Vincent) Middle Atmosphere, 1989; (with J. C. Marshall) Atmosphere, Ocean, and Climate Dynamics, 2007; (with P. D. Clift) The Asian Monsoon, 2008; numerous papers in refereed scientific jls, incl. Jl Atmospheric Scis, Jl Geophysical Res


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