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Professor School of Engineering, University of Newcastle

Stewart Franks is Professor of Environmental Engineering at the University of Tasmania. He currently serves as President of the International Commission on the Coupled Land Atmosphere System (ICCLAS), a commission of the International Association of Hydrological Sciences (IAHS).


  • 1997–present
    Academic, University of Newcastle, Australia


  • 1997 
    Lancaster University, UK, PhD - On the representation of the land surface for atmospheric models
  • 1994 
    Lancaster University, UK, BSc(Hons), Environmental Science

Research Areas

  • Climatology (Excl. Climate Change Processes) (040105)
  • Climate Change Processes (040104)
  • Surfacewater Hydrology (040608)
  • Environmental Sciences (05)
  • Meteorology (040107)