Aidan Heerdegen (he/him)

Team Leader, Model Release Management , Australian National University

Aidan Heerdegen (he/him)

Aidan is the Leader of the ACCESS-NRI Model Release Management Team, which is responsible for releasing supported model software configurations for use by the Australian Climate Community. Aidan’s favorite aspect of his work is contributing to excellent, impactful and meaningful research, particularly by helping researchers improve their productivity through new and improved tools.

He obtained a PhD from the Research School of Chemistry at ANU in 2000 entitled “Diffuse X-ray scattering from an optically anomalous material – 1,5-dichloro-2,3-dinitrobenzene”.

Outside work, Aidan enjoys Gardening, cooking, biking, hiking, camping, and sharing in these activities with my family and friends.