Emeritus Professor Garth W. Paltridge is an atmospheric physicist and was a chief research scientist with the Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organization Division of Atmospheric Research before taking up positions in Tasmania as director of the Institute of Antarctic and Southern Ocean Studies and CEO of the Antarctic Cooperative Research Centre. He retired in 2002 and continues to live in Hobart, Tasmania.
. . . refreshingly impartial . . . -- The Viscount Christopher Monckton of Brenchley