SCENARIO NERC DTP

Subset of PhD Projects intersecting with the theme:


Human systems and two-way interaction with the environment


SC2019-04 Detail Impact of risk assessments for small water supplies in low income countries in the Southern Hemisphere
Lead supervisor: Katherine Pond, University of Surrey.
This project has collaborative funding from British Geological Survey.

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

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.

SC2019-18 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.

SC2019-20 Detail Nutrient release from coniferous woodland stimulated by changes in forest management: A new nitrate time bomb?
Lead supervisor: Martin Lukac, University of Reading.
This project has CASE sponsorship with Forest Research.

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.

SC2019-26 Detail Flow processes and turbulent exchange in urban canopies
Lead supervisor: Janet Barlow, University of Reading.
This project has CASE sponsorship with the Met Office.

SC2019-27 Detail Quantifying the flow and nutrient dynamic changes for a major flood relief scheme in the lower River Thames to better manage water quality and aquatic ecology
Lead supervisor: Mike Bowes, Centre for Ecology and Hydrology.
This project has CASE sponsorship with Black and Veatch.

SC2019-28 Detail Video Developing a Multi-Pollutant Water Quality Model for Spatial Targetting of Land Management Interventions to Reduce Water Pollution
Lead supervisor: Andrew Wade, University of Reading.
CLOSING DATE: 4 January
This project has joint funding with the James Hutton Institute. Applicants must also complete the James Hutton Institute application form which can be found here

SC2019-31 Detail The effect of multi-scale roughness on the structure of atmospheric turbulence
Lead supervisor: Marco Placidi, University of Surrey.
This project has co-supervision with the University of Reading.

SC2019-35 Detail Evaluating the impact of woodland management and drinking water abstraction on groundwater-fed wetlands
Lead supervisor: Joanna Clark, University of Reading.
This project has CASE sponsorship with Southeast Water.


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