Irrigation poverty traps in the Eastern Gangetic Plains
Molecular Environmental Sciences
Dr T Foster, Prof D Polya
6 February 2019
Agriculture is central to the livelihoods of millions of rural households across South Asia. For the majority of smallholder farmers in this region, the dominant source of irrigation water supply is groundwater.
Increasing the energy efficiency of straddle carriers in Port
Prof W Holderbaum
30 April 2019
Increasing the energy efficiency and reducing the emissions of container cranes in Port. This work will be novel as no systematic study has ever been made of the options for increasing efficiency of cranes nor how the use of intelligent energy storage could be used to reduce the demand in both peak power and energy.