SCENARIO NERC DTP

Subset of PhD Projects intersecting with the theme:


Climate change and palaeoclimates


SC2019-05 Detail Hominin dispersal, climate and encephalization
Lead supervisor: Chris Venditti, University of Reading.

SC2019-06 Detail A new approach to navigating uncertainty in climate-related hydrologic risk
Lead supervisor: Ted Shepherd, University of Reading.
This project has CASE sponsorship with Anglian Water.

SC2019-07 Detail The feeder stream: investigating the mechansims causing extreme precipitation in cyclones
Lead supervisor: Helen Dacre, University of Reading.
This project partners with the Met Office.

SC2019-08 Detail Climate change impacts on UK apple production and quality
Lead supervisor: Richard Ellis, University of Reading.
This project has CASE sponsorship with the National Fruit Collections Trust.

SC2019-12 Detail Understanding forecast value in complex decision-making systems
Lead supervisor: David Brayshaw, University of Reading.
This project has CASE sponsorship with BT Research.

SC2019-13 Detail Coupled carbon, water and heat fluxes over the global land surface
Lead supervisor: Keith Haines, University of Reading and NCEO.
This project partners with the Met Office.

SC2019-15 Detail The role of post-tropical cyclones for European extreme weather
Lead supervisor: Reinhard Schiemann, University of Reading and NCAS.

SC2019-18 Detail Data synthesis and integration for improved climate impact assessment, modelling and policy
Lead supervisor: Rosalind Cornforth, University of Reading.
This project CASE sponsorship with Evidence for Development.

SC2019-19 Detail Climate Response to Short-lived Pollutants (CReSP)
Lead supervisor: Bill Collins, University of Reading.
This project has CASE sponsorship with the Met Office.

SC2019-22 Detail Engineering soil microbial carbon metabolism for multiple environmental benefits
Lead supervisor: Liz Shaw, University of Reading.
This project has CASE sponsorship with the Royal Horticultural Society.

SC2019-23 Detail The domestication of Amazon rainforests by pre-Columbian societies
Lead supervisor: Frank Mayle, University of Reading.

SC2019-25 Detail Pan-African Heatwave Health Hazard Forecasting
Lead supervisor: Hannah Cloke, University of Reading.
This project has CASE sponsorship with the ECMWF.

SC2019-33 Detail Climate and Speciation in the Mediterranean biome
Lead supervisor: Alastair Culham, University of Reading.
This project has CASE sponsorship with the Royal Horticultural Society.


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