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Brian Scannell 400 x 400 px

Brian Scannell

PhD: Mixing in the surface mixed layer of temperate shelf seas Room CM203 Bangor University School of Ocean Sciences Craig Mair Building Menai Bridge Isle of Anglesey LL59 5AB Tel: +44 (0) 1248 382891…
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Connor McCarron 400 x 400 px

Connor McCarron

PhD: Bedload transport of sediment mixtures in shelf seas School of Ocean Sciences Bangor University Menai Bridge Anglesey LL59 5AB Tel: +44 (0) 1248 382891 Email Connor McCarron LinkedIn profile Rese…
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David Foster 400 x 400 px

David Foster

PhD: Adaptation to environmental stress by evolution of non-genotypic heterogeneity within microbial populations Room B45 Life Sciences Building University of Nottingham University Park Nottingham NG7…
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James Hicks 400 x 400 px

James Hicks

PhD: Dragons Feel the Heat: the Thermal Vulnerability of Malaysian Agamid Lizards in a Human Altered Landscape Room B26E School of Geography Sir Clive Granger Building University Park Nottingham NG7 2…
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Nick Primmer 400 x 400 px

Nick Primmer

PhD: Mid-Low Latitude Holocene Climate Change using Varve Analysis Room B26e Clive Granger Building University Of Nottingham University Park Nottingham NG7 2RD Tel: Email Nick Primmer Twitter profile …
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Cohort 2

Abby Wallwork 400 x 400 px

Abby Wallwork

PhD: Linking functional diversity with soil carbon dynamics in secondary tropical forests (Primary) PhD student room CEH Edinburgh Tel: 0131 445 8439 Email Abby Wallwork at CEH Room – A29 Lancaster …
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Alex Vierod 400 x 400 px

Alex Vierod

PhD: Ecological Tipping Points in Mangrove Ecosystems Thoday F2 School of Environment, Natural Resources and Geography Bangor University Bangor Gwynedd LL57 2UW UK Email Alex Vierod ResearchGate Profi…
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Chloe Brown 400 x 400 px

Chloe Brown

PhD: Remote sensing investigation of how oil palm cultivation is degrading Malaysia’s tropical peatland ecosystem services B26e Sir Clive Granger Building University of Nottingham University Par…
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Ed Lockhart 400 x 400 px

Edward Lockhart

PhD: Glacial sculpting and post-glacial drowning of the Celtic Sea School of Ocean Sciences Bangor University Email Edward Lockhart ORCiD Profile Changing climate, due to increasing concentrations of …
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Luke Sibbett 400 x 400 px

Luke Sibbett

PhD: Early warning of landslide events using computer vision and geophysical image analysis Email Luke Sibbett My background is in Physics, having obtained my undergraduate MSci in Physics from the Un…
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Sam Robinson 400 x 400 px

Sam Robinson

PhD: Logging impacts on forest soil biodiversity and function in Borneo Room A524 LEC 1 Building Lancaster University Bailrigg Lancaster LA1 4YW Email Sam Robinson I completed a Masters in Ecology and…
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Sarah Goertz 400 x 400 px

Sarah Goertz

PhD: Causes and consequences of Immune variation in rodents B109 University of Nottingham Email Sarah Goertz Researchgate Profile Linkedin Profile I am an enthusiastic and dedicated postgraduate resea…
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Savannah Worne 400 x 400 px

Savannah Worne

PhD: Investigating Bering Sea oceanographic controls on the Milankovitch orbital cycle climatic shift during the middle Pleistocene B26e Sir Clive Granger Building University of Nottingham University …
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Tim Peters 400 x 400 px

Tim Peters

PhD: The role of soil microbes and rhizodeposition in forest ecosystem carbon cycling 2nd Floor Environment Centre Wales Deiniol Road Bangor Gwynedd LL57 2UW United Kingdom Email Tim Peters Linkedin P…
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Cohort 3

Anna Woodhead

Anna Woodhead

PhD: Capturing ecosystem service delivery from coral reefs Room A54, LEC 3 Lancaster Environment Centre Lancaster University Lancaster United Kingdom LA1 4YQ Email Anna Woodhead Google scholar profile…
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Beth Francis 400 x 400 px

Beth Francis

PhD: Biological signals of the Island Mass Effect) Room: Nautilus 327 Westbury Mount School of Ocean Sciences Bangor University Menai Bridge LL59 5AB Tel: 01248 388196 Email Beth Francis at Bangor Lin…
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Briony Jones 400 x 400 px

Briony Jones

PhD: Whole genome metagenomics to determine land use effects on soil ecosystem services NF.16, CEH Wallingford Maclean Building Benson Ln, Crowmarsh Gifford Wallingford OX10 8BB Tel: 01491 692261 Emai…
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Charlotte Briddon 400 x 400 px

Charlotte Briddon

PhD: Assessing the impacts of aquaculture in the Philippines using palaeolimnology B26e Sir Clive Granger Building University of Nottingham University Park Nottingham NG7 2RD Email Charlotte Briddon a…
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Chris Chandler 400 x 400 px

Chris Chandler

PhD: Spatial and temporal patterns of liana success in Malaysia Room B26e, Sir Clive Granger Building University of Nottingham University Park Nottingham NG7 2RD Email Chris Chandler at Nottingham Twi…
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Chris Kneale 400 x 400 px

Chris Kneale

PhD: Investigating tectonic-climate interactions using sedimentary records in the Tarim Basin, China Room: A54 University of Lancaster Lancaster Environmental Centre Email Chris Kneale at Lancaster Li…
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Dan Blumgart 400 x 400 px

Dan Blumgart

PhD: Investigating the mechanisms behind moth declines: plants, landscape, pollution and climate Bawden Building Rothamsted Research Email Dan Blumgart at Rothamsted Research I am an ecologist mainly …
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Fiona Sach 400 x 400 px

Fiona Sach

PhD: Are Land Use Decisions of African Elephants Based on Environmental Geochemistry British Geological Survey Email Fiona Sach at British Geological Survey Read Fiona’s blog I have been working for…
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Jack Garnett 400 x 400 px

Jack Garnett

PhD: Ice enrichment of chemical pollutants: a significant phenomenon in a warmer arctic Room B31a, LEC 1 Lancaster Environment Centre Library Avenue Bailrigg Lancaster LA1 4AP Email Jack Garnett at La…
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Simon Karythis 400 x 400 px

Simon Karythis

PhD: An interdisciplinary approach to understanding predator modification of prey behaviour Room – Nautilus Suite Westbury Mount School of Ocean Sciences Bangor University Menai Bridge Isle of A…
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Thomas Mondain-Monval 400 x 400 px

Thomas Mondain-Monval

PhD: Understanding population declines in Afro-Palearctic migrant birds Room LG 504 Lancaster Environment Centre LEC 1 Lancaster University Lancaster LA1 4YQ Email Thomas Mondain-Monval at Lancaster U…
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William Perry 400 x 400 px

William Perry

PhD: From morphology to microbiome: integrated common garden-genomic studies in Atlantic salmon (Salmo salar) Environmental Centre Wales (ECW) 3rd floor Molecular Ecology and Fisheries Genetics Labora…
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Cohort 4

Abdullah Rafiq

Abdullah Rafiq

PhD: Exploring the ecology of airborne pollen biodiversity using environmental DNA analysis and identifying links to hay fever 3rd Floor School of Environment Natural Resources and Geography Deiniol R…
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Amy Withers

Amy Withers

PhD: Interactions between migration and disease in an invasive crop pest Lancaster University Email Amy Withers I completed my undergraduate degree in biological sciences at the University of Birming…
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Anita Weissflog

Anita Weissflog

PhD: Assessing the role of fungus-mediated plant-soil feedbacks during secondary succession of tropical forests Room S1 School of Environment, Natural Resources and Geography Bangor University Bangor,…
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Charlotte Smith

Charlotte Smith

PhD: A multi-scale assessment of the regrowth potential of secondary forests in the Brazilian Amazon Room A29a, LEC1 Lancaster University Tel: 07918 110348 Email Charlotte Smith Twitter LinkedIn My a…
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Clare Brewster

Clare Brewster

PhD: Impact of ozone on nitrogen dynamics of grassland vegetation Centre for Ecology and Hydrology Environment Centre Wales Deiniol Road Bangor, Gwynedd LL57 2UW United Kingdom Tel: +441248 374536 Em…
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Eilidh Forster

Eilidh Forster

PhD: Developing environmentally sustainable forestry value chains Bangor University Email Eilidh Forster Twitter LinkedIn My first degree was a MEng in Chemical Engineering from Strathclyde University…
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Freya Olsson

Freya Olsson

PhD: Working with natural processes to restore lake habitats Room A42 CEH Lancaster Tel: 01524 595885 Email Freya Olsson at CEH Email Freya Olsson at Lancaster University Twitter I graduated from Dur…
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Giles Exley

Giles Exley

PhD: Sunny waters: meeting our energy, water and climate mitigation needs with floating solar Email Giles Exley Room A29a, LEC 1 Lancaster Environment Centre Library Avenue Bailrigg Lancaster LA1 4AP …
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Helen Ford

Helen Ford

PhD: Widening our view of the reef: the landscape ecology of disturbance and recovery on Pacific coral reefs Nautilus PhD Suite Room 327 Bangor University I completed a Bsc in Biology at the Universit…
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Jade Bowling

Jade Bowling

PhD: The role of supraglacial lakes in ice sheet change and sea level rise Room A29a Lancaster University Email Jade Bowling I completed my undergraduate studies at Northumbria University, where I stu…
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James Boyd

James Boyd

PhD: Coupled hydrogeophysical and geomechanical modelling of slope stability for improved early warning of landslides Email James Boyd British Geological Survey Environmental Science Centre Nicker Hil…
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Jeneen Hadj-Hammou

Jeneen Hadj-Hammou

PhD: Functional changes in coral reef marine protected areas Room B46, LEC 3 Lancaster University Tel: 07508 120024 Email Jeneen Hadj-Hammou Twitter LinkedIn ReseachGate I moved to the UK in 2011 for…
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Matt Amos

Matt Amos

PhD: Understanding long term climate and atmospheric composition change over Antarctica Email Matt Amos Room LG505, LEC 1 Lancaster Environment Centre Lancaster University My work begins with analysis…
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Sarah Bond

Sarah Bond

PhD: Demographic consequences of variation in individual foraging strategies of northern fulmars Room Nautilus 327 Westbury Mount School of Ocean Sciences Bangor University Email Sarah Bond I studied …
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Vanessa Cutts

Vanessa Cutts

PhD: Evolutionary dynamics in changing environments: oceanic islands as natural experiments Sir Clive Grainger Building University of Nottingham University Park Nottingham NG7 2RD Email Vanessa Cutts …
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Cohort 5

Amy Gresham

Amy Gresham

Environment Centre Wales (3rd floor) Deiniol Road, Bangor, Gwynedd, LL57 2UW Email: myg18xqd@bangor.ac.uk Twitter account: @amygresham48 LinkedIN: https://www.linkedin.com/in/amygresham48/ As someone …
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Andrea Sartorius

Andrea Sartorius

  B31, Vet School Clinical Building, Sutton Bonington Campus andrea.sartorius@nottingham.ac.uk @aisartorius For my undergraduate degree I studied biology, with a focus in ecology, at Pomona Colle…
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Bede West

Bede West

CEH Lancaster, C74 01524 595804 Email: bwest@ceh.ac.uk Twitter: @bede_west https://twitter.com/bede_west I am interested in how land management impacts affect ecosystems and their relationship with na…
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Brad Reed

Bradley Reed

Room: CM203, Bangor University, School of Ocean Sciences, Craig Mair Building, Menai Bridge, Isle of Anglesey, LL59 5AB  Tel: +44 (0) 1248 382891 Email: bradley.reed@bangor.ac.uk Twitter: https://twi…
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Cyan Turner

Cyan Turner

2nd Floor, Environment Centre Wales, Deiniol Road, Bangor, Gwynedd, LL57 2UW. Email cyt18dyb@bangor.ac.uk Linked In https://www.linkedin.com/in/cyan-turner-a70450147/ I spent four years at the Univers…
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Hattie Roberts

Hattie Roberts

Location: Lancaster University, Room LG504/Environment Centre for Wales, Bangor CEH Email Hattie Roberts Phone: 01248 374575 Twitter As a Plant Biology graduate from Aberystwyth University, I am an en…
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Holly Unwin

Room A54, Lancaster Environment Centre LEC 3, Lancaster University, Lancaster LA1 4YQ. Email: h.unwin@lancaster.ac.uk I am a volcanology PhD student at Lancaster University investigating the formation…
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Iain Hill

Iain Hill

Room B109, Life Sciences Building, University of Nottingham, University Park Campus. Email: iain.hill@nottingham.ac.uk After the completion of BSc (Hons) Zoology, I spent over 7 years working in medi…
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Laura Hunt

Laura Hunt

Location: British Geological Survey, Keyworth and School of Geography, University of Nottingham (B26E) Email: laura.hunt@nottingham.ac.uk /lhun@bgs.ac.uk Twitter: @laura_hunt7 Lake systems in Africa p…
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Oliver Baines

Oliver Baines

B26e, Sir Clive Granger Building, University of Nottingham. Email: Oliver.Baines@nottingham.ac.uk Twitter handle: @oabaines I first completed at BA in Geography at the University of Cambridge and it w…
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Rachel Gunn

Rachel Gunn

LEC3 B46, Lancaster Environment Centre, Lancaster University, LA1 4YQ. Tel: 07896028182 Email: rlgunn1@gmail.com LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/rachellouisegunn/ Twitter: @RachelGunn5 I complet…
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Tom Oliver

Tom Oliver

Location: Rothamsted Research Email: thl18nrz@bangor.ac.uk Twitter: @Tomoliverbees I have a lifelong love of bees thanks to my grandparents. They were beekeepers for more than fifty years, becoming he…
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Zoe Melvin

Zoe Melvin

Bangor University Zzm18fls@bangor.ac.uk https://uk.linkedin.com/in/zoe-melvin-186a22108 @Zoe_Melvin on twitter PhD: Living with human disturbance: conservation physiology and genetics in a wild Africa…
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Cohort 6

Alex Billings

Alex Billings

PhD: Plasticiser in the UK terrestrial environment: occurrence and bioaccumulation? CEH Wallingford / CEH Lancaster Email Alex Billings Twitter I am interested in the environmental fate and ecotoxicol…
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Alison Clayson

Alison Clayson

PhD: Geochemical controls on the dermal absorption of organic soil contaminants Location: I am hosted at the British Geological Survey in Keyworth and enrolled at the University of Nottingham Email Al…
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Calum Ramage

Calum Ramage

PhD: Assessing the impact of environmental contaminants in the Kruger National Park, South Africa: From sediments to crocodiles Room B31, School of Veterinary Sciences and Medicine University of Notti…
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Daniel Fishburn

Daniel Fishburn

PhD: Investigating the feedbacks between abiotic and biotic processes of litter decomposition in tropical dry forests Location: Room S1, Thoday Building, School of Natural Sciences, Bangor University,…
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Hannah Kemp

Hannah Kemp

PhD: Bloomin’ Blanket Weed: managing nuisance algae at National Trust water bodies  B26e, School of Geography Sir Clive Granger Building University of Nottingham University Park Nottingham NG7 …
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Hannah Markham

Hannah Markham

PhD: Sensitivity of aquatic insect eggs to elevated fine sediment and phosphate concentrations in rivers Environmental Sciences C Floor – Gateway Building University of Nottingham Sutton Boningt…
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Hollie Ball

Hollie Ball

PhD: Sources, transfer and fate of microplastics in the Arctic marine environment Room B46, LEC 3 Lancaster Environment Centre Lancaster University Email Hollie Ball Twitter I completed my undergradua…
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Holly Blaydes

Hollie Blaydes

PhD: Solar parks: refuges for pollinators and boosting pollination services Room B159a, LEC 1 Lancaster Environment Centre Lancaster University Email Hollie Blaydes Twitter I completed my undergraduat…
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Katie Sieradzan

Katie Sieradzan

PhD: Impacts of sea level rise on atmospheric CO2 concentration during deglacial – glacial periods Room CM203 School of Ocean Sciences Bangor University Email Katie Sieradzan I am a first year p…
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Laura Turner

Laura Turner

PhD: An experimental and macroecological investigation of precipitation effects on Arctic plant root traits Sir Clive Granger Building University of Nottingham University Park Nottingham NG7 2RD Email…
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Mark Hamilton

Mark Hamilton

PhD: Implications of coral reef degradation for fisheries Room B46, LEC 3 Lancaster Environment Centre Lancaster University Email Mark Hamilton Twitter LinkedIn Mark is an Envision DTP funded PhD stud…
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Nia Jones

Nia Jones

PhD: Dispersal of microplastics in the marine environment Room Nautilus Suite School of Ocean Sciences Bangor University Askew Street Menai Bridge LL59 5AB Email Nia Jones Twitter LinkedIn I was first…
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Ruth Carter

Ruth Carter

PhD: Complementary strategies for the sustainable management of an invasive pest in Africa Email Ruth Carter Twitter LinkedIn Current Research: Throughout my PhD, I will investigate if the Fall Armywo…
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Sophie Young

Sophie Young

PhD: Why does C4 photosynthesis rarely evolve in trees? Lancaster Environment Centre Lancaster University Email Sophie Young Twitter Current Research: Throughout my PhD, I will investigate why C4 phot…
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Stuart Sopp

Stuart Sopp

PhD: Extending global forest carbon models based on LIDAR from tropics to other bioregions F5, Thoday School of Natural Sciences Bangor University Email Stuart Sopp I am PhD student at the University …
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Alumni

Dan Potter 400 x 400 px

Dan Potter

PhD: Flow modification in a tidal farm and potential effects on marine habitats Room B46 LEC 3 Building Lancaster University Lancaster LA1 4NY Tel: Email Dan Potter ResearchGate profile LinkedIn profi…
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Emma Gray 400 x 400 px

Emma Gray

PhD: Measuring and Modelling the Effects of Climate Change on Cyanobacteria in Lakes Room A44 Centre for Ecology & Hydrology Lancaster Environment Centre Library Avenue Bailrigg Lancaster LA1 4AP …
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Jane Hosegood 400 x 400 px

Jane Hosegood

PhD: Novel genetic tools for conservation and management of vulnerable manta rays Environment Centre Wales 3rd Floor Molecular Ecology and Fisheries Genetics Laboratory Bangor University UK Tel: Email…
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Laura Dean 400 x 400 px

Laura Dean

PhD: Sea Level, Salinity, Sympatry and Speciation in Sticklebacks NERC ENVISION PhD Research Student Room B26E School of Life Sciences University of Nottingham Nottingham Tel: Email Laura Dean Project…
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Laura Deeprose 400 x 400 px

Laura Deeprose

PhD: Speleothem climate capture of the Neanderthal demise Room B46 LEC 3 Building Lancaster University Lancaster LA1 4NY Tel: Email Laura Deeprose Twitter profile Project Link I studied undergraduate …
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Nathan Magnall 400 x 400 px

Nathan Magnall

PhD: Towards a Universal Model for Lava Emplacement Room A54 LEC 3 Building Lancaster University Lancaster LA1 4NY Tel: Email Nathan Magnall Website profile Twitter profile Project Link About me: I’…
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Nick Girkin 400 x 400 px

Nick Girkin

PhD: Tropical Forest Methane Emissions: Root Regulation of Soil Processes and Fluxes Agricultural and Environmental Sciences Gateway Building University of Nottingham Sutton Bonington Campus Sutton Bo…
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Paul McLachlan 400 x 400 px

Paul McLachlan

PhD: Revealing hydrological and biogeochemical heterogeneity at the groundwater-surface water interface using geophysics Room LG506 LEC 1 Building Lancaster University Lancaster LA1 4YQ Email Paul McL…
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Simon Tarr 400 x 400 px

Simon Tarr

PhD: Predicting climate change effects on Anolis lizards using physiological models and ecological traits Room B26E School of Geography Sir Clive Granger Building University Park Nottingham NG7 2RD Em…
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