Honorary Fellows of RMetS

This is a signal honour bestowed by Council at their discretion on distinguished members of the profession and carried the full privileges of Fellowship. Honorary Fellows are entitled to use the letters HonFRMetS.

Following are the Honorary Fellows of the Society who have consented to have their names and (in some cases photographs) published.

His Royal Highness The Prince of Wales

HRH The Prince of Wales

 

Prof Akio Arakawa HonFRMetS Elected as an honorary fellow in 2013

Mr Oliver Ashford HonFRMetS Elected as an honorary fellow in 2009

Sir David Attenborough HonFRMetS, CBE, FRS Elected as an honorary fellow in 2011

Prof Lennart Bengtsson HonFRMetS Elected as an honorary fellow in 2009

Prof Keith Browning HonFRMetS Elected as an honorary fellow in 2006

Prof Harry Bryden FRMetS Elected as an honorary fellow in 2013

Dr David Burridge CBE HonFRMetS Elected as an honorary fellow in 2011

Prof Christopher George Collier HonFRMetS CMet Elected as an honorary fellow in 2012

Dr Antonio Divino Moura Elected as an honorary fellow in 2013

Mr Andrew Gilchrist HonFRMetS Elected as an honorary fellow in 2001

Prof Georgy Golitsyn HonFRMetS Elected as an honorary fellow in 2011

Prof Joanna Dorothy Haigh HonFRMetS Elected as an honorary fellow in 2017

Prof Klaus Hasselmann HonFRMetS Elected as an honorary fellow in 2013 

Professor Sir Brian Hoskins CBE HonFRMetS Elected as an honorary fellow in 2001 

Sir John Houghton CBE HonFRMetS Elected as an honorary fellow in 1995

Prof Julian Hunt HonFRMetS FRMetS FRS Elected as an honorary fellow in 2011

Prof Chiu-ying Lam HonFRMetS CMet Elected as an honorary fellow in 2010

Dr Syukuro Manabe HonFRMetS Elected as an honorary fellow in 2006

Prof Taroh Matsuno Elected as an honorary fellow in 2013

Prof Walter Heinrich Munk HonFRMetS Elected as an honorary fellow in 1998

Prof Robert Penrose Pearce HonFRMetS Elected as an honorary fellow in 1998

Prof Norman Alton Phillips HonFRMetS Elected as an honorary fellow in 1998

Dr Peter Ryder CB FRMetS HonFRMetS Elected as an honorary fellow in 2007

Prof Dame Julia Slingo CB FRMetS HonFRMetS Elected as an honorary fellow in 2017

Dr Olivier Talagrand HonFRMetS Elected as an honorary fellow in 2012

Dr Susan Solomon HonFRMetS Elected as an honorary fellow in 2017

Prof Peter Webster HonFRMetS Elected as an honorary fellow in 2017

Prof Guoxiong Wu Elected as an honorary fellow in 2012

Prof Carl Wunsch HonFRMetS Elected as an honorary fellow in 2012 

Prof John Zillman AO FAA FTSE HonFRMetS Elected as an honorary fellow in 2011

Honorary Fellowship

The Regulations for Honorary Fellowship are laid down in By-Law 12 as follows:

An Honorary Fellow shall be:

a) A person who is distinguished by their work in Meteorology or related sciences.

b) A distinguished person whom The Society desires to honour for services rendered to The Society or whose association therewith is of benefit to The Society.

Honorary Fellows shall be elected by the Council and every such election shall be announced at the next General Meeting of The Society.  The election of new Honorary Fellows shall only be admissible if the then number of Honorary Fellows does not exceed 1% of the membership at the time of appointment.  Notwithstanding this, the Society will always have a minimum of twenty places for Honorary Fellows.  In addition the Patron of the Society shall, on taking up office, normally be elected as an Honorary Fellow.

Honorary Fellows shall enjoy the rights of Fellows and hereafter, unless explicitly stated otherwise, references to Fellows shall be deemed to include Honorary Fellows.