School of GeoSciences

PhD projects

All Physical Science PhD Projects offered for 2016 entry

Please apply using the link 'Apply - On-line' next to the project you are interested in. The link will take you to the University's online application system (EUCLID) at the page: 'Course and degree finder'. There is information on the research area your chosen project is part of. On this page, go to the 'Apply for this degree' box on the right hand side and under PhD (Full-time), select September 2014 (or your intended month of start) from the drop-down box before clicking 'Apply'.

**NERC E3 DTP Competitive Funding** 40Ar/39Ar dating the evolution of latest Cretaceous dwarf dinosaurs from Transylvania (western Romania) and implications for the K-Pg extinction
  • Dr Darren F Mark (Scottish Universities Environmental Research Centre), Dr Stephen Brusatte (University of Edinburgh), Dr Zoltan Csiki (University of Bucharest), Dr Mark Norell (American Museum of Natural History)
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**NERC E3 DTP Competitive Funding (CASE)** Air quality and haze in Beijing's urban environment (CASE)
  • Dr Ruth Doherty, (Univ of Edinburgh); Dr David Carruthers, (Cambridge Environment Research Consultants), Dr Oliver Wild (University of Lancaster)
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**NERC E3 DTP Competitive Funding** Anthropogenic effects on a tri-trophic interaction: foxes, rabbits and their parasites
  • Dr. Matt Bell, Dr. Amy Pedersen (University of Edinburgh, School of Biological Sciences)
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**NERC E3 DTP Competitive Funding** Assessing the impact of climate-mediated mismatch on blue tits
  • Albert Phillimore, Jarod Hadfield and Graham Stone (University of Edinburgh)
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**NERC E3 DTP Competitive Funding** Assessment of monitoring methods and modelling of atmospheric reactive oxidised nitrogen compounds in the UK by chemical ionisation spectrometry
  • Dr. Christine Braban, Dr. Marsaildh Twigg (Centre for Ecology and Hydrology), Dr. Mat Heal (University of Edinburgh, School of Chemistry)
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**NERC E3 DTP Competitive Funding** Assessment of the extent of agricultural cultivation ridges of the Western Isles and North-west of Scotland
  • Prof. Davy McCracken, Dr. Deirdre Wilson, Dr. Barbra Harvie, Dr Jennifer Carfrae (Crop and Soil Research Group, Scotland's Rural College), Dr.Caroline Nichol (University of Edinburgh)
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**NERC E3 DTP Competitive Funding (CASE)** Assimilation of geophysical data in snow hydrology modelling
  • Dr Richard Essery, (University of Edinburgh); Bernd Kulessa, (Swansea University); Oliver Kuras (British Geological Survey)
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**NERC E3 DTP Competitive Funding (CASE)** Atmospheric Composition in Two Contrasting Megacities (CASE)
  • Dr. Ruth Doherty, (University of Edinburgh); Dr. David Carruthers (Cambridge Environment Research Consultants), Dr. Massimo Vieno (Centre for Ecology & Hydrology), Dr. David Stevenson (University of Edinburgh), ,
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**NERC E3 DTP Competitive Funding** Basalts in the hyper-productive Taupo Volcanic Zone, New Zealand: a window into the mantle
  • Dr. Kate Saunders, Dr. Geoff Bromiley (University of Edinburgh), Dr. Geoff Kilgour (GNS Science, New Zealand), Prof. Adrian Boyce (SUERC)
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**NERC E3 DTP Competitive Funding** Biochar and forestry - a context driven assessment
  • Dr Saran Sohi (University of Edinburgh), Dr. Mike Perks (Forestry Research, Forestry Commission)
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**NERC E3 DTP Competitive Funding** Can enough CO2 be stored to avoid dangerous climate change?
  • Prof. Stuart Haszeldine, Prof. Simon Tett, Dr. Vivian Scott (University of Edinburgh School of GeoSciences)
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**NERC E3 DTP Competitive Funding** Causes of regional climate variability over the last millennium
  • Prof. Gabriele Hegerl, Dr. Rob Wilson, Dr. Andrew Schurer (St Andrews/Edinburgh)
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**NERC E3 DTP Competitive Funding** Coastal erosion from the analysis of river profiles
  • Dr Mikaël Attal, Dr Simon Mudd, (University of Edinburgh); Dr Martin Hurst, (British Geological Survey)
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**NERC E3 DTP Competitive Funding** Community Virology in Space and Time
  • Darren J Obbard and Pedro Vale (University of Edinburgh)
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**NERC E3 DTP Competitive Funding** Controls on ice discharge from the Greenland Ice Sheet
  • Dr. Noel Gourmelen, Prof. Pete Nienow (University of Edinburgh)
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**NERC E3 DTP Competitive Funding** Cryptic Asian savannas: Where were they? Where are they now?
  • Dr. Caroline Lehmann (University of Edinburgh, School of GeoSciences), Dr. Catherine Parr (University of Liverpool), Dr. Jayashree Ratnam (National Centre for Biological Sciences, India)
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**NERC E3 DTP Competitive Funding** Deciphering the chemical and isotopic evolution of the Iceland mantle plume
  • Prof. Fin Stuart & Adrian Boyce (SUERC), Prof. Godfrey Fitton (University of Edinburgh) & Dr. Nick Rogers (Open University)
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**NERC E3 DTP Competitive Funding** Development of novel analytical and molecular techniques for the investigation of finfish aquaculture impacts and the validation of the depositional model "DEPOMOD".
  • Prof. Angela Hatton (Scottish Association of Marine Science (SAMS)), Dr Andy Mcleod (University of Edinburgh) & Dr Thom Nickell (Scottish Association of Marine Science (SAMS))
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**NERC E3 DTP Competitive Funding** Devensian Interstadial Environments on the Cheshire plain
  • Eva Panagiotakopulu, (University of Edinburgh); Mark Bateman, (University of Sheffield); Richard C. Chiverrell, (University of Liverpool) and Jonathan Lee, (British Geological Survey)
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**NERC E3 DTP Competitive Funding (CASE)** Do biogenic volatile organic compound (bVOC) emissions vary between different tree species in short-rotation forest (SRF) ecosystems? (CASE)
  • Dr Mathew Heal (University of Edinburgh), Dr Julia Drewer )Centre for Ecology & Hydrology Edinburgh), Dr James Morison (Forest Research)
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**NERC E3 DTP Competitive Funding (CASE)** Do biogenic volatile organic compound (bVOC) emissions vary from different tree species in short-rotation forest (SRF) ecosystems? (CASE)
  • Dr. Julia Drewer (Centre for Ecology & Hydrology), Dr. Mathew Heal (University of Edinburgh), Dr. James Morison (Forest Research, Forestry Commission)
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**NERC E3 DTP Competitive Funding** Does soil microbial diversity and function alter with vegetation across the biomes of Brazil?
  • Dr. Caroline Lehmann, Prof Patrick Meir, Dr. Andrew Nottingham (University of Edinburgh, School of GeoSciences), Dr. Andrew Free (University of Edinburgh, School of Biological Sciences) Rafael Oliviera (UNICAMP, Brazil)
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**NERC E3 DTP Competitive Funding** Dust as an important driver of South Asian monsoon variability
  • Dr Massimo A Bollasina (University of Edinburgh), Dr Laura J Wilcox (University of Reading), Prof Gabi Hegerl (University of Edinburgh)
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**NERC E3 DTP Competitive Funding** Earthquake generated sediment pulses in Nepalese rivers
  • Prof Hugh Sinclair, Dr Mike Attal (University of Edinburgh), Prof Trevor Hoey (University of Glasgow)
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**NERC E3 DTP Competitive Funding** Elucidating the Earliest Colonists of Land
  • Prof. Charles Cockell, Dr. Claire Cousins (University of Edinburgh,School of Physics and Astronomy), Dr. John Stevenson (University of Edinburgh, School of GeoSciences)
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**NERC E3 DTP Competitive Funding** Evolutionary Genomics of Chlamydomonas
  • Prof. Peter Keightley, Dr. Nick Colegrave (University of Edinburgh)
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**NERC E3 DTP Competitive Funding** Experimental diagenesis: reactive flow in carbonate rocks
  • Ian Butler, Rachel Wood, Marina Sousani, (University of Edinburgh); Sebastian Geiger (Heriot Watt University), Mariette Wolthers (Utrecht University)
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**NERC E3 DTP Competitive Funding** Exploring thermodynamic properties of Earth's core-forming materials
  • Dr. Tetsuya Komabayashi (School of GeoSciences, CSEC); Dr. Geoffrey Bromiley (School of GeoSciences, CSEC)
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**NERC E3 DTP Competitive Funding** Formation of sub-ice-shelf channels and their impact on ice-shelf flow and stability
  • Dr. Daniel Goldberg, Dr. James R. Maddison, Dr. Robert Bingham (University of Edinburgh, School of GeoSciences)
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**NERC E3 DTP Competitive Funding** Genome-wide selection in a guild of Hymenopteran parasitoids
  • Dr Konrad Lohse, Prof Graham Stone (University of Edinburgh, Prof Mike Ritchie (University of St Andrews)
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**NERC E3 DTP Competitive Funding** Global trends in savanna tree cover: where are hotspots of change?
  • Dr. Edward Mitchard, Dr. Caroline Lehmann, Mentor Iain Woodhouse (University of Edinburgh)
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**NERC E3 DTP Competitive Funding** Influence of regional processes and forcings on changing temperature extremes
  • Prof. Gabriele Hegerl, Dr. Massimo. Bollasina (University of Edinburgh Dr. Peter Stott, Dr. Nikolaos Christidis (UK Met Office)
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**NERC E3 DTP Competitive Funding** Information transfer and the effectiveness of behaviour change strategies in conservation
  • Dr Aidan Keane (University of Edinburgh), Prof Milner-Gulland (University of Oxford)
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**NERC E3 DTP Competitive Funding** Insects, post glacial colonisation and refugia in Northern Norway
  • Dr Eva Panagiotakopulu (University of Edinburgh, Inger Greve Alsos (Museum of Tromoso), Steve Brooks (Natural History Museum, London)
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**NERC E3 DTP Competitive Funding CASE** Integrating population exposure into models and data visualisation tools to enhance the assessment and management of urban air pollution (CASE)
  • Dr Mat Heal (University of Edinburgh), Dr Stefan Reis (Centre for Ecology & Hydrology), Dr John Redshaw(Scottish Environment Protection Agency)
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**NERC E3 DTP Competitive Funding** Intralocus sexual conflict and genome evolution in haplodiploid organisms
  • Dr Laura Ross, Dr Konrad Lohse and Dr Nick Colegrave (Institute of Evolutionary Biology, University of Edinburgh)
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**NERC E3 DTP Competitive Funding** Invasive species management (ISM) in Scotland: Strengthening policy by incorporating a bottom-up, participatory approach
  • Dr Andrew Barnes, Prof Davy McCracken (Scottish Rural College); Prof Peter Hollingsworth (Royal Botanic Gardens Edinburgh), Dr Caroline Lehmann (University of Edinburgh)
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**NERC E3 DTP Competitive Funding** Investigating tidewater glacier and iceberg submarine melt rates in Greenland's fjords
  • Prof. Pete Nienow, Dr. Noel Gourmelen (University of Edinburgh), Dr. Andrew Sole, Dr. Tom Cowton (Department of Geography, University of Sheffield)
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**NERC E3 DTP Competitive Funding (CASE)** Investigation of magnetic field modelling using modern computational techniques (CASE)
  • Dr. Peter Richtárik (University of Edinburgh), Dr. Ciaran Beggan, Dr. Brian Hamilton (British Geological Society)
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**NERC E3 DTP Competitive Funding** Land ownership and natural capital values in Scotland
  • Prof Dominic Moran(SRUC), Dr Marc Metzger (University of Edinburgh)
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**NERC E3 DTP Competitive Funding** Lava flow hazards and risk in the Reykjanes peninsula, Iceland
  • Dr Eliza C Calder (University of Edinburgh), Dr Sara Barsotti (Icelandic Meteorological Office, Dr Melissa Anne Pfeffer (INGV, Pisa)
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**NERC E3 DTP Competitive Funding** Linking ecosystem services and human wellbeing in Scotland
  • Prof. Dominic Moran (SRUC), Dr Peter Alexander and Prof Mark Rounsevell (University of Edinburgh)
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**NERC E3 DTP Competitive Funding** Lithological control on landscape morphology and evolution
  • Dr Mikael Attal, Dr Simon Mudd and Prof Hugh Sinclair (University of Edinburgh)
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**NERC E3 DTP Competitive Funding** Local Adaptation in the Spawning Phenology of the Common Frog
  • Jarrod Hadfield, Albert Phillimore (University of Edinburgh), Oscar Gaggiottie (University of St Andrews)
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Local, Continental & Global Average Earth Models from Seismological Data & High Performance Machine Learning
  • Prof. Andrew Curtis - The University of Edinburgh Prof. Tarje Nissen-Meyer - The University of Oxford
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**NERC E3 DTP Competitive Funding** Measuring ocean mixing: Eulerian and Lagrangian viewpoints
  • Dr James R Maddison, Prof Jacques Vanneste (University of Edinburgh)
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**NERC E3 DTP Competitive Funding** Microbial processes inside glaciers: Implications for bioegeochemistry and climate change
  • Prof Andrew Dugmore, Prof Charles Cockell and Dr Anthony Newton (University of Edinburgh)
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**NERC E3 DTP Competitive Funding** Microbiological strategies for agronomic biofortification of crops for micronutrient acquisition
  • Bryne T Ngwenya (University of Edinburgh), Stephen P Hoad (Scottish Rural College), Kate Heal (University of Edinburgh), Fred Mosselmans (Diamond White Source Limited)
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**NERC E3 DTP Competitive Funding (Industrial CASE)** Modelling Geothermal Heat Extraction from Abandoned Mine Workings and Associated Ground Stability issues (Industrial CASE)
  • Dr C I McDermott (University of Edinburgh), Dr A Bond (Quintessa Ltd), Dr S D G Campbell (British Geological Survey). Advisor: Aidan Harber (AECOM)
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**NERC E3 DTP Competitive Funding** Modelling the fate of sediment debris in mountain rivers
  • Dr Mark Naylor, Dr Mikael Attal (University of Edinburgh), Prof Trevor Hoey (University of Glasgow), Dr Rebecca Hodge (Durham University)
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**NERC E3 DTP Competitive Funding** Modelling the interactions between inertial waves and turbulence in the ocean
  • Prof Jacques Vanneste, Dr James R Maddision (University of Edinburgh), Prof Mark Inall (The Scottish Association of Marine Science)
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**NERC E3 DTP Competitive Funding (CASE)** Modelling the UK biomass market (CASE)
  • Peter Alexander and Mark Rounsevell (University of Edinburgh), Dominic Moran (SRUC)
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**NERC E3 DTP Competitive Funding** Molecular level characterisation of dissolved organic matter for improved water treatment
  • Dr Dusan Uhrin, Dr Andrea J C Semiao, Dr Margaret Graham (University of Edinburgh)
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**NERC E3 DTP Competitive Funding** Monazite versus bastnasite: Controls on the relative stability of the major REE ore minerals
  • Bryne T Ngwenya, Ian Butler, Linda Kirstein (University of Edinburgh), Rachel Walcott (National Museums Scotland)
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**NERC E3 DTP Competitive Funding** MOVACS: Predictive Modelling of Vanadium Cycling, Speciation and Bioavailability in Contrasting Scottish and Chinese Lake Sediments
  • Bryan Spears (Centre for Ecology and Hydrology), Dr. Margaret C. Graham, Dr. Kate Heal (University of Edinburgh)
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**NERC E3 DTP Competitive Funding** Neodymium isotopes in Iceland-Scotland overflow waters
  • Kirsty Crocket, William Austin, Stefan Gary, John Howe (Scottish Association of Marine Science), Alex Thomas(University of Edinburgh)
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**NERC E3 DTP Competitive Funding** Nitrogen Cycle in the Warming Arctic Ocean - An International GEOTRACES study
  • Dr. Raja Ganeshram, Dr. Sian Henley (School of GeoSciences, University of Edinburgh, U.K.); and Michiel van der Loeff (AWI Germany).
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**NERC E3 DTP Competitive Funding** Novel species-level biome mapping to improve aboveground biomass estimates for South America
  • Dr. Ed Mitchard, Prof. Patrick Meir, (University of Edinburgh School of GeoSciences) Caroline Lehmann (RGBE), Dr. Tiina Sarkinen (RBGE)
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**NERC E3 DTP Competitive Funding** Numerical modelling of the influence of seafloor geometry on deep-sea sediments
  • Dr. Robert Turnewitsch, Dr. Dmitry Aleynik, (Scottish Association of Marine Science), Prof. Jacques Vanneste (University of Edinburgh
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**NERC E3 DTP Competitive Funding** Operational earthquake forecasting: induced and natural seismicity
  • Dr Margarita Segou (British Geological Survey), Prof I G Main, Dr M Naylor (University of Edinburgh)
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**FULLY FUNDED**Post-orogenic sediment flux to continental margins: Miocene erosion and sediment yield from the Pyrenees
  • Hugh Sinclair (University of Edinburgh, Principal advisor), Mark Naylor (Edinburgh), Mary Ford (CRPG), Raphaël Pik (CRPG), Fin Stuart (SUERC, East Kilbride), Frédéric Christophoul (GET, Toulouse), Cristina Persano (University of Glasgow)
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**NERC E3 DTP Competitive Funding** Photochemical emissions of climate-related gases from marine surface waters
  • Dr Andy McLeod (University of Edinburgh), Prof Angela Hatton (Scottish Association of Marine Science)
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**NERC E3 DTP Competitive Funding** Producing Climate Models that are Consistent with Observations
  • Prof. Simon Tett (University of Edinburgh School of GeoSciences) Dr. Coralia Cartis (Mathematical Institute and Balliol College, University of Oxford)
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**NERC E3 DTP Competitive Funding (CASE)** Projection of North Atlantic thermal anomalies onto the European Shelf Seas (CASE)
  • Prof. Mark Inall (Scottish Association of Marine Science), Prof. Simon Tett (University of Edinburgh, School of GeoSciences), Prof. William Austin (St Andrews University)
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**NERC E3 DTP Competitive Funding** Quantifying the geological influence on the roughness of Quaternary ice-sheet beds
  • Dr. Robert Bingham, Dr. Simon Mudd (University of Edinburgh, School of GeoSciences), Dr Maarten Krabbendam (British Geological Survey)
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**NERC E3 DTP Competitive Funding** Quetrupillán Volcano, Chile - Holocene eruptions and future hazards
  • Dr Joaquin Cortes, Dr Eliza S. Calder (University of Edinburgh), Dr Dave McGarvie (The Open University)
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**NERC E3 DTP Competitive Funding** Reconstructing the glacial history of marine basis in West and East Antarctica
  • Dr Robert Bingham, Dr Andrew Hein (University of Edinburgh), Dr Fausto Ferraccioli (British Antarctic Survey), Dr Neil Ross (Newcastle University)
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**NERC E3 DTP Competitive Funding** Sedimentological reconstruction of extreme flood events in the western Himalaya
  • Prof. Hugh Sinclair, Dr. Simon Mudd, Dr. Mikael Attal (University of Edinburgh), Vimal Singh (Delhi University) Dave Sanderson (SUERC)
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**NERC E3 DTP Competitive Funding** Selective and Environmentally Sustainable Rare Earth Element Recovery
  • Prof Jason Love, Dr Carole Morrison, Dr Bryne Ngwenya (University of Edinburgh)
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**NERC E3 DTP Competitive Funding** Sexual conflict and the loss of paternal genes in a group of Australian insects
  • Dr Laura Ross, Dr Konrad Lohse and Dr Nick Colegrave (Institute of Evolutionary Biology, University of Edinburgh)
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**NERC E3 DTP Competitive Funding** Spherical Slepian function modelling of the magnetic field to probe the outer core (CASE)
  • Prof. Kathy Whaler, Dr. Tetsuya Komabayashi (University of Edinburgh, School of GeoSciences), Dr Ciarán Beggan (British Geological Survey)
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**NERC E3 DTP Competitive Funding** Statistical modelling changes in climate extremes
  • Ioannis Papastathopoulos, Gabriele C Hegerl (University of Edinburgh)
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**NERC E3 DTP Competitive Funding** Strategies for benthic habitat mapping of Marine Protected Areas
  • Dr. John A. Howe (Scottish Association for Marine Science), Dr. William Mackaness (University of Edinburgh, School of GeoSciences), Dr. Alex Callaway (Centre for Environment Fisheries & Aquaculture Science)
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**NERC E3 DTP Competitive Funding** Super-eruptions: what do they do and when do they do it?
  • Darren F Mark and Ryan Ickert (SUERC), Kate Saunders (University of Edinburgh)
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**NERC E3 DTP Competitive Funding** The Deep Subsurface Cycling of Ancient and Recalcitrant Carbon on Earth
  • Prof Charles Cockell (University of Edinburgh), Dr Philippa Ascough (Scottish Universities Environmental Research Centre)
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**NERC E3 DTP Competitive Funding** The effect of episodic drought stress on cereal aphid populations
  • Dr. Gail Jackson, (University of Edinburgh School of GeoSciences, Dr. Andy Evans (SRUC)
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**NERC E3 DTP Competitive Funding** The effect of in-canopy chemistry on modifying biosphere / atmosphere exchange of air pollutants
  • Dr Eiko Nemitz (Centre for Ecology and Hydrology), Prof David Stevenson (University of Edinburgh, School of GeoSciences), Prof David Simpson (Chalmers University of Technology)
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**NERC E3 DTP Competitive Funding (CASE)** The effect of spatio-temporal variability of urban air pollution on public heath (CASE)
  • Dr Stefan Reis (Centre for Ecology and Hydrology), Dr Mat Heal (University of Edinburgh), Dr Massimo Vieno (Centre for Ecology and Hydrology), Dr Miranda Loh (Institute of Occupational Medicine, IOM)
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**NERC E3 DTP Competitive Funding** The effects of drought stress on forest tree aphid populations
  • Dr. Gail Jackson (University of Edinburgh, School of GeoSciences), Dr. Andy Evans (SRUC, Crop and Soil Systems)
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**NERC E3 DTP Competitive Funding** The origins and consequences of animal "personalities"
  • Dr Patrick Walsh, Dr Graham Stone (University of Edinburgh)
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**NERC E3 DTP Competitive Funding** The response of African savannas to global change: disentangling the effects of land use and changing CO2 concentrations
  • Casey Ryan, Caroline Lehmann (University of Edinburgh), Sally Archibald (University of the Witwatersrand, South Africa)
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**NERC E3 DTP Competitive Funding** The rise of animals: oxygenation vs predation
  • Rachel Wood, Alex Thomas (University of Edinburgh), Andrey Yu Zhuravlev (Moscow State University)
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**NERC E3 DTP Competitive Funding** The role of anthropogenic aerosols on the recent and near future decadal variability over the north Atlantic
  • Massimo A Bollasina, Simon Tett (University of Edinburgh), Stuart Cunningham (Scottish Associate for Marine Science)
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**NERC E3 DTP Competitive Funding** Trait-based modelling of Arctic vegetation dynamics
  • Richard Essery, Isla Myers-Smith (University of Edinburgh), Helen Kettle (Biomathematics and Statistics Scotland)
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**NERC E3 DTP Competitive Funding** Uncovering the Drivers of Diversification in an Exceptional Plant Genus
  • Kyle Dexter (University of Edinburgh), Michael Moller (Royal Botanic Gardens Edinburgh), Erin Tripp (University of colorado, USA)
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**NERC E3 DTP Competitive Funding (CASE)** Understanding the impacts of environmental change on tree-herbivore-enemy association (CASE)
  • Prof Graham Stone (University of Edinburgh), Dr Karsten Schonrogge and Dr Melanie Gibbs (Centre for Ecology & Hydrology, Wallingford)
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**NERC E3 DTP Competitive Funding (CASE)** Uptake of agro-forestry in Scotland: modelling social capital and social practices for farmer decision making (CASE)
  • Dr Andrew Barnes (Scotland Rural College), Marc Metzger, Dr Calum Brown (University of Edinburgh), Dr Helen McKay (Forest Research)
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**NERC E3 DTP Competitive Funding** Volcanic ash layers and vegetation: Understanding the post depositional transformation of 1980 Mt St Helen's tephra deposits
  • Prof Andrew Dugmore, Dr Anthony Newton, Dr Caroline Lehmann(University of Edinburgh), Dr Nick Cutler (University of Cambridge), Dr Richard Streeter (University of St Andrews)
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**NERC E3 DTP Competitive Funding** Water in the early solar system: a study of terrestrial, lunar and Martian mantle melting
  • Geoffrey Bromiley (University of Edinburgh), Simon Kohn (University of Bristol) and Tetsuya Komabayashi (University of Edinburgh)
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**NERC E3 DTP Competitive Funding** What has driven the increase in atmospheric methane concentrations since 1750?
  • Prof. David Stevenson (University of Edinburgh), Fiona O'Connor (Met Office, Hadley Centre)
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**NERC E3 DTP Competitive Funding** Why do models and observations of tropospheric ozone trends disagree?
  • Prof. David Stevenson (University of Edinburgh), Dr. Owen Cooper (NOAA Boulder Colorado)
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