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

    HS2 0XR Stornoway

    United Kingdom

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PhD candidates on topics with significant aspects of weather, climate, meteorology, climate change, astronomy, environmental issues

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Personal profile

Teaching expertise

I am an Award-Winning (2013, 2015, and 208) Lecturer at the University of the Highlands and Islands, Scotland.

I am also joint Editor-in-Chief of the RMetS / Wiley journal Weather.

General interests: Meteorology (weather), Climate, Climate Change, Astronomy (Site Selection, Site Testing).

Specifically: Clouds, Water Vapour, Climate Reanalyses, WRF met model, Meteorological Observation and Systems, Astronomical Site Testing and Site Characterisation.

I speak English (native tongue), Irish (school-level), Scottish Gaelic (conversational), French (formerly fluent), German (conversational in High & Swiss German), Spanish (conversational) and a little Italian.

Research expertise

I have worked on the following research projects:

  • 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

Award Date: 1 Jan 2008

Master of Science, University of Reading

Award Date: 1 Jan 1995

Bachelor of Science

Award Date: 1 Jan 1993

External positions

Visiting Professor

6 Apr 201719 Oct 2017

Scientific Officer

1 Feb 201731 Mar 2018

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Projects

Research Output

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
  • 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

  • ‘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
  • 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
  • Prizes

    UHISA Teaching Award 2013

    Graham, Eddy (Eddie) (Recipient), 2013

    Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

  • UHISA Teaching Award 2015

    Graham, Eddy (Eddie) (Recipient), 2015

    Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

  • UHISA Teaching Award 2018

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

    Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

  • Activities

    4th International Rain Enhancement Forum, Abu Dhabi, UAE (Event)

    Eddy (Eddie) Graham (Peer reviewer)

    2020

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

    http://iref.ae/

    Eddy (Eddie) Graham (Speaker)

    2020

    Activity: Talk or presentationInvited talk

    10th IPWG and 6th IWSSM Joint Workshop (Event)

    Eddy (Eddie) Graham (Peer reviewer)

    2020

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

    Weather (Journal)

    Eddie (Eddy) Graham (Peer reviewer)

    18 Mar 2019

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

    WILEY Publications (Publisher)

    Eddy (Eddie) Graham (Peer reviewer)

    1 Mar 2019

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

    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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