Diatoms for the efficient trapping of solar energy
Dr K Ryan, Dr Gerald Smith
1 February 2019
A PhD scholarship in biological nanostructures is offered for experimental research into marine diatoms, and in particular to study their outer cell wall that functions as an efficient trap for solar energy.
Quantification of sediment organic matter fractions at Crose Mere, Shropshire FTNIRS and FTIRS
Dr J Boyle, Prof R Chiverell
23 January 2019
Palaeolimnological assessment of recent environmental change, building quantitative records of past states that pre-date instrumental measurements, has dramatically strengthened our understanding of current ecosystem functioning, enabling political and management decisions by providing firm evidence of both the existence of change, and of its causes.