Cohort 2

 

Name

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Host Organisation

Supervisory Team

Website

Chelsey Baker Connections between surface community structure, atmospheric forcing and carbon sequestration in the Iceland Basin National Oceanography Centre Richard Lampitt (NOC) Stephanie Henson (NOC)    

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Michael Carter-Gates Metagenomic approach to determining ecosystem robustness Marine Biological Association Dr Declan Schroeder, (MBA) Dr Tom Bibby, (UoS) Dr Mark Moore (UoS/OES)    View student profile
Charlotte Clarke Molecular approaches to assessing refugial survival and/or recolonisation of Northwest North America by Picea (spruce) and Larix (larch) UoS/Geography & the Environment Prof. Mary Edwards (UoS/G&E) Dr. Paul Hughes (UoS/G&E) Prof. Inger  Alsos (University of Tromso, Norway)   

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Amber Cobley Open oceans, open data: biodiversity and policy in the global deep-sea mining frontier Natural History Museum Dr Adrian Glover (NHM) Dr Jon Copley (UoS/OES) Dr Maria Baker (UoS/OES)   

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Robert Cooke Quantifying the functional integrity, stability and structural integrity of global biomes UoS/Centre for Biological Sciences Felix Eigenbrod (UoS/CfBS) Amanda Bates (UoS/OES)    

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Harriet Dale Microbial-invertebrate interactions in polluted marine sediment ecosystems Marine Biological Association Dr Michael Cunliffe (MBA) Professor Martin Solan (Southampton)      
James Davey Brines and base metals: Are the basin brines of the world’s largest repository of copper and cobalt, the Central African Copperbelt, anomalously metal enriched? UoS/Ocean & Earth Science Prof Stephen Roberts (UoS/OES) Dr Jamie Wilkinson (NHM)    

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Graham Epstein Ecological impacts of a global marine invader in coastal habitats Marine Biological Association Dr Dan Smale (MBA) Prof Stephen J. Hawkins (UoS/OES)     View student profile
Ruth Farley What triggers explosive volcanic eruptions? A view from an active magma reservoir UoS/Ocean & Earth Science Dr. Rex N Taylor (UoS/OES) Dr Thomas M Gernon (UoS/OES) Dr Bramley J Murton (DST)   

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Rachael Graham The genomics of parallel adaptation to temperature-divergent niches Natural History Museum Mark Carine (NHM) Mark Chapman (UoS/CfBS)    

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Jack Hooley Dynamics of the Southern Ocean circulation under ice UoS/Ocean & Earth Science Alberto Naveira Garabato (UoS/OES) Sheldon Bacon (NOC) Andrew Shepherd (University of Leeds)     
Christine Jones Investigating subglacial processes using remote sensing UoS/Geography & the Environment Prof. Jane K. Hart UoS/G&E) Dr Gareth Roberts (UoS/G&E)    

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Christian Laurent Mechanical Properties of Feathers and their Evolution UoS/Faculty of Engineering & the Environment Dr Roeland de Kat (UoS/FEE) Dr Gareth Dyke: (UoS/OES) Dr Richard Cook (UoS/FEE) Dr Richard Boardman (µ-Vis X-ray Imaging Centre) Dr Philipp Schneider (UoS/FEE) Mr Colin Palmer (University of Bristol & Ginko Investments)

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Vlad Macovei New Production in the Tropical Atlantic ocean – the role of dissolved organic nutrients (DON) National Oceanography Centre Richard Sanders, NOCS Susan Hartman (NOCS) Sinhue Torres-Valdes (NOCS) Ute Schuster (Exeter)    

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Elizabeth Marsden The role and implications of mineral association in organic carbon preservation UoS/Ocean & Earth Science Prof. Martin Palmer (UoS/OES) Dr. Jessica Whiteside (UoS/OES) Dr. Juerg Matter (UoS/SOES)   

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Simone Pfeifer Regional habitat and faunal diversity on the Angolan Margin National Oceanography Centre Dr Daniel Jones (NERC/NOC) Dr Claudio Lo Iacono (NERC/ NOC) Dr Brian Bett (NERC/NOC)     
Peter Prince Acoustic environmental monitoring: a low-cost efficient tool for evaluating human exploitation of tropical forests UoS/FPSE/Electronics & Computer Science Prof Alex Rogers (UoS/FPSE) Dr. C. Patrick Doncaster: (UoS/CfBS) Dr Jake Snaddon    View student profile
Jade Reidy Structure and Kinetics of Polar Cap Auroras UoS/FPSE/Physics & Astronomy Dr Robert Fear (UoS/Physics & Astronomy) Dr Andrew Kavanagh (BAS)      
Zoe Roseby Spatial and temporal variations in grounding-line proximal sedimentation in the Anvers palaeo-ice stream trough, western Antarctic Peninsula National Oceanography Centre Matthieu Cartigny  (NOC) Peter Talling  (NOCS) C.-D. Hillenbrand (BAS) J.A. Smith (BAS) K.A. Hogan - BAS R.D. Larter (BAS) Esther Sumner - (UoS/OES)  
Iain Stobbs BLUE MINING: What drives hydrothermal systems and how does it vary over time? National Oceanography Centre Dr Bramley J Murton (NOC) Dr Douglas Connelly NOC) Mr Paul Lusty (BGS) Dr Chris Pearce (NOC)    
Marla Spencer Taxonomy and biogeography of deep-sea peracarid crustaceans of the African continental margin National Oceanography Centre Tammy Horton (NOC) Andrew Gates (NOCs) Miranda Lowe (NHM) Gordon Paterson (NHM)  

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Liz Talbot Understanding the drivers and consequences of natural seasonal variability in the health, physiology and function of marine benthic invertebrates Plymouth Marine Laboratory Prof. Steve Widdicombe (PML) Dr Chris Hauton (UoS/OES) Dr Jorn Bruggeman (PML)     
Constance Tremlett Bat pollination services: their importance and vulnerability to environmental changes UoS/Centre for Biological Sciences Kelvin Peh (UoS/CfBS) Marije Schaafsma (UoS/G&E & CfBS) Veronica Zamora-Gutierrez (Dep of Zoology, University of Cambridge)     
Conor Waldock Temporal dynamics in biodiversity: understanding the ecological impacts of climate warming UoS/Ocean & Earth Science Dr. Amanda Bates (UoS/OES) Prof. Andy Purvis (NHM) Dr. Maria Dornelas (University of St. Andrews)   

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