Member Profile

Dr Aidan Heerdegen

Computational Modelling Support


Australian National University
+61 2 6125 4517
aidan.heerdegen@anu.edu.au

Bachelor of Science (Hons) in Physics and Chemistry from Massey University (NZ). PhD from Australian National University.

Biography

Aidan Heerdegen is a computational scientist with a background in physical chemistry, with experience supporting research in climate modelling, and statistical analysis of climate data. Aidan is primarily responsible for supporting the use and development of ocean simulation codes within the Centre. A current major focus is development of a new high resolution (1/10th degree) global ocean model configuration in collaboration with the Consortium of Ocean-Sea Ice Modelling in Australia (COSIMA). Aidan has a Bachelor of Science (Hons) in Physics and Chemistry from Massey University (NZ), and a PhD from ANU. He is based with the Climate Fluid Physics group, Research School of Earth Science, ANU, and joined the CMS team in 2014.