Background and activities


- Interviewed by Physics Today.
- New article out in Nature Food.
- Speaker at the Energy Transition Conference is the session 'On track to meet the Paris Agreement?' and the 'Negative emissions and Carbon Dioxide Removal (CDR)' workshop.
- Interview in Inside Climate News.
-  Now on the editorial board of the Frontiers in Climate journal's special section on Negative Emission Technologies.

Professional background and Education


  • D.Phil. University of Oxford, Atmospheric Oceanic and Planetary Physics, 2009. Linacre College, UK.
    Thesis: Evaluating forcings in an ensemble of paleo-climate models. Supervisors: Profs. Myles Allen, Gideon Henderson and Paul Valdes.
  • B.Sc. (Hons) Meteorology, University of Reading, UK, 2003.


Currently working on climate and environmental aspects related to the Paris Agreement; including options for emissions reductions in the shipping sector, negative emissions technologies and solar geoengineering.
Contributing author on the IPCC AR6, WGI and WGIII.

  • Researcher at IndEcol, NTNU, SFI Smart Maritime, 2017 - .
  • Researcher, University of Oslo, Department of Geosciences, Section for Meteorology and Oceangraphy, Norway, 2011 - 2017.
  • Post-doctoral research associate, Université catholique de Louvain, Centre de recherche sur la Terre et le climat Georges Lemaître, Belgium, 2009 - 2011. With Prof. André Berger on ERC Advanced Grant EMIS; climate of the interglacials of the last one million years.
  • Researcher, Vestas Wind Systems, Denmark, 2003 - 2005.
  • Meteorologist and forecaster, Weather Services International, UK, 2003.
  • Meteorologist and weather forecaster, WeatherOnline, UK, 2002 - 2003.


SFI Smart Maritime  OceanNETs

CLIMMS   Bio4-7Seas   GeoMIP    CDR-MIP    EXPECT    1.5C-BECCSy




Scientific, academic and artistic work

A selection of recent journal publications, artistic productions, books, including book and report excerpts. See all publications in the database