Dr Christopher Jackson

Dr Christopher Jackson

Topic Leader: Monitoring and Forecasting

Location: BGS Keyworth

Tel: 0115 936 3196

E-mail Dr Christopher Jackson

ORCID: 0000000323732098


  • Principal Groundwater Modeller, British Geological Survey
  • 2005 –2012 : External Lecturer, MSc Environmental Hydrogeology, Cardiff University
  • 2000 : PhD University of Birmingham, Groundwater Modelling
  • 1997 –2001 : Research Associate, School of Civil Engineering, University of Birmingham
  • 1996 : MSc(Eng) University of Birmingham, Water Resources Technology & Management
  • 1993 : BSc University of East Anglia, Geophysical Science

Current projects and collaboration

  • CAMELLIA: Community Water Management for a Liveable London
  • Hydro-JULES
  • PhiGO: Philippines Groundwater Outlook
  • Hydrological Outlook: a multi-partner collaboration providing 3-month ahead forecasts of groundwater levels and river flows for the UK

Professional association

  • Fellow of the Geological Society, London

Published outputs

Research interests

  • ZOOMQ3D groundwater model development
  • OpenMI and FluidEarth technology for integrated hydrological modelling
  • Groundwater flooding
  • Groundwater, climate change and extreme events
  • Impacts of climate change on groundwater deployable output
  • Numerical methods for groundwater flow simulation
  • Pumping test analysis and flow to boreholes