Ice Modeller: Dr Clare Postlethwaite
A-Levels: Maths, Further Maths, Biology, Art
Computer modellers use computers to help them understand how the world works and to help predict what might happen in the future. Sea-ice modellers use computer software to simulate how ice freezes, melts and moves and how different things such as ocean temperature affect it.
Hear Dr Postlethwaite talking about her work as an ice modeller (this 7.6 MB video runs for 1 minute and 57 seconds. Closed captions are available).