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Dr Carolina Duran Rojas

Software Engineer

 (Streatham) 3893

 01392 723893



Carolina joined the Exeter Climate System research group in September 2017 as a Software Engineer, providing support to JULES (Joint UK Land Environment Simulator) users at the University of Exeter. She is based on the level 8 in Laver building of Streatham Campus.

She has been involved in several projects and currently working on the following:

4C-EU project - Climate-Carbon interaccion in the Current Century: Jan 2021 - to date.

NZ plus - Greenhouse Gas Removal Demostrator: May 2021 - November 2025

ADD-TREES - Artifitial intelligence reseach to enable UK's net zero target. Mayo 2023 - March 2025

Previously, she was part of the following projects:

NERC CongoPeat: Past Present and Future of Peatlands of the Cetral Congo Basin. (Sept 2019 - Jan 2020)
CSSP-Brazil: NERC Fund "Meteorological driving data for offline land surface and impacts simulations". (Jan 2019 - Aug 2019)
C-CASCADES: Carbon Cascades from Land to Ocean in the Anthropocene. (Aug 2018 - Dec 2018)
CRESCENDO: Coordinated Research in Earth Systems and Climate: Experiments, kNowledge, Dissemination and Outreach. (Sept 2017- Jul 2018)

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  • Meng HYA, Plavchan P, Rieke GH, Cody AM, Güth T, Stauffer J, Covey K, Carey S, Ciardi D, Duran-Rojas MC. (2016) Photo-reverberation Mapping of a Protoplanetary Accretion Disk around a T Tauri Star, Astrophysical Journal, volume 823. [PDF]


  • Duran-Rojas MC. (2015) Observational and Theoretical study of the inner region of HH 30. [PDF]


  • Rizzo JR, Gomez JF, Miranda LF, Osorio M, Suarez O, Duran-Rojas MC. (2013) Sensitive CO and 13CO survey of water fountain stars. Detections towards IRAS 18460-0151 and IRAS 18596+0315. [PDF]



  • Watson AM, Durán-Rojas MC, Stapelfeldt KR. (2008) The Photometric Variability of HH 30. [PDF]


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Further information

JULES users

In this page you will find the people who are using JULES for their research. For more information on how to run JULES, please follow the JULES SharePoint


Name Department Email
Enimhien Akhabue Geography
Richard Betts Geography
Flossie Brown Mathematics and Statistics
Sarah Chadburn Mathematics and Statistics
Hsi-Kai Chou Mathematics and Statistics
Peter Cox Mathematics and Statistics
Andrew Cunliffe Geography Geography
Taraka Davies-Barnard Mathematics and Statistics
Elise Dehaen Geography
Pierre Friedlingstein Mathematics and Statistics
Jefferson Goncalves De Souza Mathematics and Statistics
Anna Harper Mathematics and Statistics
Simon Jones Mathematics and Statistics
Tim Jupp Mathematics and Statistics
Hugo Lambert Mathematics and Statistics
Tim Lenton Geography
Emma Littleton Mathematics and Statistics
Lina Mercado Geography
Andre (Mahdi) Nakhavali Geography
Tom Powell Geography
Jorge Ramirez Geography
Lycy Rowland Geography
Noah Smith Mathematics and Statistics
Stephen Sitch Geography
Michael O'Sullivan Mathematics and Statistics
Rayanne Vitali Geography
Lirong You Geography

Work Experience

Work Experience

2017 to date. Software Engineer. University of Exeter. Maths and Stats Department
2017 Statistics Tutor. University of Exeter (Business School).
2017 Maths and Stats Tutor. Bath Spa University (Writing and Learning Centre). Delivering tutorials and workshops, and providing general Maths support to students.
2014 - 2015 Support Astronomer. National Observatory of Mexico - National Autonomous University of Mexico UNAM.
2011 - 2014 PDR at the Institute of Astrophysics of Andalusia, Granada, Spain.



2009 PhD in Astronomy at the National Autonomous University of Mexico (UNAM).
2004 MSc. in Astronomy at the National Autonomous University of Mexico (UNAM).
2002 BSc. Physics and Maths at the University of Michoacan (UMSNH).



Modern Physics at the University of Michoacan.
Statistics, Probability, Arithmetic and Algebra at the Indigenous Intercultural University of Michoacan.
Differential and Integral Calculus, Lineal Algebra at the Technological Institute of Ciudad Hidalgo.

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