SCENARIO NERC DTP

Subset of PhD Projects intersecting with the theme:


Human impacts and societal research


SC2018-C02 Detail Video Understanding the impact of Anthropogenic aerosol emissions on North Atlantic multidecadal variability
Lead supervisor: Jon Robson, University of Reading.
This project has CASE funding from the Met Office and is already funded by the NERC Industrial CASE scheme.

SC2018-C03 Detail Video Extracting likely scenarios from high resolution ensemble forecasts in real-time
Lead supervisor: John Methven, University of Reading.
This project has CASE funding from the Met Office and is already funded by the NERC Industrial CASE scheme.

SC2018-12 Detail Video The implications of climate and land cover change for river water quality: model development and scenario assessment
Lead supervisor: Andrew Wade, University of Reading.
This project will be sponsored jointly with the James Hutton Institute.

SC2018-15 Detail Sensors for real-time monitoring of drinking water quality and treatment processes
Lead supervisor: Dan Lapworth, BGS, Wallingford.
This project has CASE funding from BGS.

SC2018-16 Detail Video Do microplastics transfer potentially toxic elements from water to soil?
Lead supervisor: Monica Felipe-Sotelo, University of Surrey.

SC2018-17 Detail Accumulation of legacy phosphorus in farmland ponds : implications for nutrient management and water quality
Lead supervisor: Steve Robinson, University of Reading.
This project has involvement from the Environment Agency.

SC2018-18 Detail Video Measuring resilience and vulnerability to climate change induced shocks in developing economies
Lead supervisor: Ros Cornforth, University of Reading.
This project has CASE funding from Evidence for Development.

SC2018-19 Detail Weather and climate risk in future energy systems
Lead supervisor: David Brayshaw, University of Reading.

SC2018-23 Detail Video Using aviation meteorology to improve aircraft safety
Lead supervisor: Paul Williams, University of Reading.
This project has CASE funding from the Civil Aviation Authority.

SC2018-24 Detail Video A global perspective on the urban heat island effect
Lead supervisor: Sue Grimmond, University of Reading.
This project has matching funding from EPSRC with co-supervision and placement opportunities from the ECMWF.

SC2018-30 Detail Video Quantifying the effectiveness of natural flood management in lowland catchments
Lead supervisor: Gareth Old, CEH, Wallingford.
This project has CASE funding from the Evenlode Catchment Partnership.

SC2018-36 Detail Video The combined health hazard predictability of wildfires and heatwaves
Lead supervisor: Hannah Cloke, University of Reading.
This project has CASE funding from Copernicus-ECMWF.


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