Professional summary

Jonathan is a hydro-meteorological instrumentation expert, specialising in the measurement and science of land-atmosphere fluxes of water and energy. His research is in the application and development of novel and cutting-edge observation techniques, especially around Cosmic Ray Neutron Sensing techniques for the field scale measurement of soil moisture.

Since 2013, he has been the Technical Leader of the UKCEH COSMOS-UK Soil Moisture Monitoring Network and have led similar work in India, applying root zone soil moisture products in agricultural advisory systems.

Jonathan leads strategic change to implement best practice automated, telemetered, near real-time field monitoring networks for hydrometeorology and greenhouse gases, bringing efficiency savings, improved quality assurance, timeliness and spatial coverage; increasing the scientific impact of UKCEH datasets.