Shedding light on ocean photosynthesis
Dr A Hickman, Dr S Sathyendranath, Dr T Bibby
4 January 2019
Project Rationale. The ocean contains millions of single celled plants called phytoplankton that form the base of the marine food web.
Research Position on Sensing Colour and Shape on Freeform Surfaces
Prof G Schitter
Applications accepted all year round
The Advanced Mechatronic Systems Group (AMS) at the Automation and Control Institute (ACIN) of Vienna University of Technology has a fully funded research position (full-time, 40 hours/week) at the PhD-student or Post-Doc level, working on a project for robot-based metrology.
Selection and evolution of coat colour in a wild mammal
Prof J Slate, Dr D Childs, Prof S Paterson
9 January 2019
This project offers the opportunity to study evolutionary genetics as part of the Soay sheep project, one of the most data-rich long-term studies of any vertebrate in the world.
How birds got their colours
Prof R M Sibly, Prof M Pagel
16 January 2019
Male birds are often brightly coloured and their plumage colour patterns tend to be specific to a species, often varying considerably even among closely related species.