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Dr Amos S. Lawless 
Dept of Mathematics,
The University of Reading,
Whiteknights,
PO Box 220,
Reading, Berkshire, RG6 6AX,
United Kingdom

e-mail: A.S.Lawless@reading.ac.uk
Phone: +44 (0)118 3785018
Fax: +44 (0)118 9313423
http://www.personal.rdg.ac.uk/~sms00asl

Amos is a research fellow in the Department of Mathematics at the University of Reading. He has had experience working in data assimilation in both the operational and academic environments. In the early part of his career he spent nine years working as a research scientist at the Met Office. In 2001 he became a research fellow of the Data Assimilation Research Centre at the University of Reading. He is currently a research fellow of the UK National Centre for Earth Observation (NCEO) and is the research coordinator for the NCEO scientific theme in data assimilation.

Amos´s scientific interest is in the application of numerical analysis to data assimilation, including the development of new optimization techniques for variational data assimilation and the representation of uncertainty in data assimilation systems.