Imperial College London

Dr Jon Hill

Faculty of EngineeringDepartment of Earth Science & Engineering

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+44 (0)20 7594 9321jon.hill Website




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Jon is a lecturer in Physical Geography in the Environment Department at the University of York. His main research page can be found here.

Jon is on Twitter as @jonxhill


  • 2014-present, Lecturer, University of York.
  • 2012-2014, Research Fellow, Imperial College London
  • 2009-2012, PDRA, AMCG, Imperial College London
  • 2006-2009, Applications Consultant, EPCC, University of Edinburgh
  • 2008, PhD, Univeristy of Edinburgh
  • 2002, MSc (Distinction) Higher Performance Computing, University of Edinburgh
  • 2001. BSc (Hons) Geophysics, University of Edinburgh


Hill J, Davis K, 2014, The Supertree Toolkit 2: a new and improved software package with a Graphical User Interface for supertree construction, Biodiversity Data Journal, Vol:2, ISSN:1314-2836, Pages:e1053-e1053

Hill J, Popova EE, Ham DA, et al., 2014, Adapting to life: ocean biogeochemical modelling and adaptive remeshing, Ocean Science, Vol:10, ISSN:1812-0784, Pages:323-343

Hill J, Collins GS, Avdis A, et al., 2014, How does multiscale modelling and inclusion of realistic palaeobathymetry affect numerical simulation of the Storegga Slide tsunami?, Ocean Modelling, Vol:83, ISSN:1463-5003, Pages:11-25

Piotrowski M, McGilvary GA, Sloan TM, et al., 2013, Exploiting Parallel R in the Cloud with SPRINT, Methods of Information In Medicine, Vol:52, ISSN:0026-1270, Pages:80-90

Hill J, Piggott MD, Ham DA, et al., 2012, On the performance of a generic length scale turbulence model within an adaptive finite element ocean model, Ocean Modelling, Vol:56, ISSN:1463-5003, Pages:1-15

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