E4 Doctoral Training Partnership

E4 DTP Projects

  • Quantifying the carbon balance of Amazon and Congo peatlands: integrating field data and new satellite observations of CH4 and CO2

  • Are Amazon and Congo swamp forest peatlands a net source of carbon to the atmosphere? You will address this question using field data, analysis of satellite observations, and atmospheric modelling.
  • Supervisors

  • Edward MitchardUoE School of GeoSciencesemitchar@exseed.ed.ac.ukwww.geos.ed.ac.uk/homes/emitchar
    Paul PalmerUoE School of GeoSciencesPaul.Palmer@ed.ac.ukwww.palmergroup.org
    Sofie SjogerstenUniversity of Nottingham