EMS Silver Medal 2012 for Professor Tim Palmer

Tim Palmer FRS, the President of the Royal Meteorological Society, has been awarded the European Meteorological Society (EMS) Silver Medal for 2012 for his pioneering work on predictability of weather and climate and for his outstanding skills and commitment in communicating the underlying concepts to non-specialists and the general public in Europe and beyond. The award ceremony will take place on Wednesday 12 September 2012 during the EMS Annual Meeting organised in Łódź in Poland from 10 to 14 September and Tim will be invited to give the Silver Medal Lecture.