Ms Acacia Pepler
Former PhD student
Field of Research: 
Climate Extremes
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Dr Pepler completed her PhD in April 2017 under the supervision of Lisa Alexander, Jason Evans and Steve Sherwood. Her PhD thesis was titled "The influences on Australian East Coast Lows inpresent and future climates", and she used both observations and climate models to improve our understanding of East Coast Lows, which can cause very severe weather on the east coast of Australia. Dr Pepler works in the Climate Research section of the Australian Bureau of Meteorology, where she continues to research climate variability and trends in Australia, with a focus on extreme weather events.