Professor Richard Betts MBE

A lead author on the fourth, fifth, and sixth Assessment Reports of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC), Richard Betts is Head of the Climate Impacts strategic area at the MET Office and Chair in Climate Impacts at the University of Exeter. Professor Betts regularly appears on the media about Climate Change. His main areas of expertise are large-scale modelling of ecosystem-hydrology-climate interactions, land use change and deforestation and integrate impacts modelling.