• Lady Lever Park, Lews Castle College, University of the Highlands and Islands

    HS2 0XR Stornoway

    United Kingdom

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Research expertise

Weather (Meteorology), Climate, Climate Change, Astronomy (Site Selection, Site Testing).

More specifically: Clouds, Water Vapour, Climate Reanalyses, Meteorological Observation and Systems, Astronomical Site Testing and Site Characterisation.

Research expertise

I have worked on the following research projects:

  • Astronomical and Atmospheric Site Testing, Institute of Astrophysics of the Canary Islands, Santa Cruz de Tenerife, 38205, Spain (2017)
  • Link between Weather, Climate and Health in the Outer Hebrides
  • SuLA and SECRE EU Northern Periphery Programme projects (2012-2014)
  • OCTES ("Opportunities for Community groups Through Energy Storage"), which is a new European Union Framework 7 Northern Periphery Project, involving partners from Scotland, Northern Ireland, Finland and Iceland (2011-2013)
  • The Greenspace Green Building Research Program (2009-2011) - weather, climate, buildings and reducing emissions
  • STARTWAVE (Studies in Atmospheric Radiative Transfer and Water Vapour Effects) and Alpine Thunderstorms, University of Bern, Switzerland (2005-2008) - reearching clouds and water vapour
  • FriOWL (European Southern Observatory), Switzerland (2002-2008): Searching for a site for the OWL and E-ELT telescopes (PhD thesis)
  • The micro-meteorology of a bog site in the Netherlands (Masters' dissertation)

Education/Academic qualification

Doctor of Philosophy, University of Bern

Master of Science, University of Reading

Bachelor of Science

External positions

Visiting Professor

6 Apr 201719 Oct 2017

Scientific Officer

1 Feb 201731 Aug 2017

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water vapor Earth & Environmental Sciences
climate Earth & Environmental Sciences
site selection Earth & Environmental Sciences
cloud cover Earth & Environmental Sciences
precipitable water Earth & Environmental Sciences
observatory Earth & Environmental Sciences
air temperature Earth & Environmental Sciences
airflow Earth & Environmental Sciences

Projects 2011 2015

Research Output 1993 2017

Understanding the Atmosphere: Constraints on Astronomical Observation

Graham, E., 1 Aug 2017, In : Canarian Observatories Updates (CUps) . 2017, 01, p. 1-4 4 p., 01-2017.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
atmosphere
precipitable water
climate conditions
cloud cover
meteorology

A note on the extreme low pressure of 24 December 2013

Graham, E., 1 Nov 2015, In : Weather. 70, 11, p. 316-317 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

Open Access

Search for an Astronomical Site in Kenya (SASKYA) using Climate Data

Graham, E., Buckley, D., Tirima, K. & Vaughan, R., 19 Mar 2015, In : Theoretical and Applied Climatology. 124, 1-2, p. 425-449 25 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

precipitable water
water vapor
climate
cloud cover
decadal variation

‘Blended’ Learning at the University of the Highlands and Islands: A Case Study in Self-Awareness and Policy Making

Graham, E., Panciroli, E., Panciroli, E. & Clarke, S., 1 Mar 2015, In : Journal of Perspectives in Applied Academic Practice. 3, 1, p. 39-48 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Blended Learning
self awareness
methodology
Teaching
education

Search for an Astronomical Site in Kenya (SASKYA) update: Installation of on-site automatic meteorological stations

Graham, E., 1 Nov 2014, Journal of Physics: Conference Series. 1 ed. IOPScience, Vol. 595. p. 1-6 6 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Open Access
mountain
cloud cover
satellite imagery
observatory
road

Prizes

UHISA Teaching Award 2013

Eddie (Eddy) Graham (Recipient), 2013

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

video conference
tutor
Teaching

UHISA Teaching Award 2015

Eddie (Eddy) Graham (Recipient), 2015

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

tutor
Teaching

UHISA Teaching Award 2018

Eddie (Eddy) Graham (Recipient), 31 Aug 2023

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

video conference
tutor
Teaching

Activities 2005 2019

Weather (Journal)

Eddie (Eddy) Graham (Peer reviewer)
18 Mar 2019

Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial workPublication peer-review

MÉRA Met Éireann Reanalysis Workshop 2018

Eddie (Eddy) Graham (Participant), Chris Kidd (Participant)
3 May 2018

Activity: Participating in or organising an eventParticipation in conference

Weather (Journal)

Eddie (Eddy) Graham (Peer reviewer)
1 Sep 2017 → …

Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial workPublication peer-review

Weather (Journal)

Eddie (Eddy) Graham (Peer reviewer)
1 Aug 2017 → …

Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial workEditorial activity

Weather Systems and the Western Isles

Eddie (Eddy) Graham (Speaker)
28 Feb 2017

Activity: Talk or presentationInvited talk

Press / Media

BBC Radio 5 Live (Live)

Eddie (Eddy) Graham

12/11/17

1 Media contribution

Press/Media: Other

BBC TV Scotland Sunday Politics

Eddie (Eddy) Graham

5/11/17

1 Media contribution

Press/Media: Other

BBC Radio Northeast (Live)

Eddie (Eddy) Graham

13/01/17

1 Media contribution

Press/Media: Other

BBC Radio Nan Gaidheal (Nollaig Geall)

Eddie (Eddy) Graham

19/12/16

1 Media contribution

Press/Media: Other

BBC Radio Scotland, Kay Adams programme

Eddie (Eddy) Graham

4/10/16

1 Media contribution

Press/Media: Other

Thesis

The potential application of variable renewable energy supplies to increase the horticultural productivity of the Isle of Lewis, Scotland.

Author: Bradley, M. H., 25 Mar 2014

Supervisor: Graham, E. (Supervisor), Finlayson, N. (Supervisor) & Harper, D. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy (awarded by OU/Aberdeen)

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