Dr C.D. Warner


  • 2007-present College Teaching Officer, Robinson College, Cambridge
  • 2005-present Admissions Tutor of Robinson College, Cambridge
  • 2003-2005 Senior Research Associate, DAMTP, Cambridge
  • 2001-present Fellow of Robinson College, Cambridge
  • 1992-2003 Research Associate, DAMTP, Cambridge


Chris Warner is principally concerned with the computational modelling of atmospheric gravity wave propagation and their effect on the atmosphere's global angular mometum budget, and on global climate

Selected Publications

  • Scaife, A., Butchart, N., Warner, C.D., Austin, J., 2000: Realistic quasi- biennial oscillations in a simulation of the global climate. Geophys. Res. Lett., 27(21), 3481-3484.
  • Scaife, A. A.,Butchart, N., Warner, C.D., Swinbank, R., 2002: Impact of a spectral gravity wave parameterization on the stratosphere in the Met Office Unified Model. J. Atmos. Sci., 59, 1473-1489.
  • Charron, M., Manzini, E., Warner, C.D., 2002: Intercomparison of gravity wave parameterizations: Hines Doppler-spread and Warner and McIntyre ultra-simple schemes. J. Meteorol. Soc. Japan, 80,(3) 335-345.
  • Ern, M., Preusse, P, Alexander, M.J., Warner, C.D., 2004: Absolute Values of Gravity wave momentum flux derived from satellite data. J. Geophys. Res., 109, art.. no. D29193, IDS Number 867XQ; ISSN: 0148-0227.
  • Warner, C.D., Scaife, A.A., Butchart, N., 2005: Filtering of parameterized non-orographic gravity waves in the Met Office Unified Model. J. Atmos. Sci., 62, 1831-1848.