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  Global Disaster Resilience Centre

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Global Disaster Resilience Centre (GDRC) at the University of Huddersfield, UK is a global leader in multi-disciplinary research, education and advocacy to improve the resilience of nations and communities.
  Reducing multi hazard risk for tomorrow’s citizens: citizen science as a means to embed disaster risk reduction into primary schools’ learning in Quito (BARCLAYJU20SCIGCRF)
  Prof J Barclay, Dr T Armijos
Application Deadline: 31 May 2020

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In hazard prone regions of the world, sustainable development demands the integration of multi-hazard disaster risk into urban planning and decision-making.
  The development of an advanced dynamic risk assessment tool based on agent-based modelling
  Dr L Zhuo
Applications accepted all year round

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The interaction between natural hazards and society should be an ever-evolving process derived from the interaction of physical and social dynamics, that…
  Community Resilience – Benefit or Burden?
  Dr T Coates
Applications accepted all year round

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Community resilience has become a central part of disaster management approaches over recent years, adopted by policymakers and practitioners’ worldwide.
  Investigation of the topographic control for geohzards prone zone ecosystem functional properties by multiple remote sensing sensors
  Research Group: CENTA - Central England NERC Training Alliance
  Dr X Geng
Application Deadline: 29 May 2020

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Overview. With 71% of the earth’s surface covered by water, hydro-hazards, including floods, droughts, onshore and offshore landslides and storm surges, can pose direct threats to lives and impact livelihoods by damaging and destroying critical lifeline infrastructure (e.g.
  Fibre Optic Shape Sensing for Robotics
  Dr Tom Charrett
Application Deadline: 28 August 2020

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A fully funded PhD studentship (up to £17k pa tax-free bursary and fees paid) is available to develop novel optical instrumentation for robotics and automation.
  Data analysis for digital-entrepreneurship/self-employment (Application Ref: SF19/EE/CIS/ANWAR)
  Dr MN Anwar, Dr A Ali
Applications accepted all year round

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This age of big data gives a great opportunity to turn large-size datasets with high-velocity and diverse structures into real advantage in many fields, such as health, economics, education and disaster prevention.
  Robust Detection of Small Airborne Targets for Secure Society
  Dr M Jahangir, Prof C Baker
Applications accepted all year round

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This project is funded by the Department of Transport on Future of Aviation Security Solutions (FASS) programme, and supported by the Rutherford Appleton Laboratory and Aveillant Limited.
  Discovery and Development of Biocatalytic Solutions to Mitigate Microplastic Pollution
  Research Group: Chemistry and Biosciences
  Dr T Swift, Dr R Hamed, Dr U Sivarajah
Applications accepted all year round

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Plastic contamination is a great ecological disaster facing modern society; a burden overwhelmingly heaped on the least economically developed countries.
  Understanding the changing risk of severe thunderstorms by novel stochastic modelling of extreme hail and wind hazards (Funded by the QUEX Institute)
  Dr M Mason
Application Deadline: 15 June 2020

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Severe thunderstorms are responsible for billions of dollars in damage to buildings, critical infrastructure and agricultural crops every year.
  Novel strategies for the diagnosis and treatment of snakebites
  Dr S Vaiyapuri
Applications accepted all year round

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Snakebite envenomation (SBE), a high priority neglected tropical disease affects several million people worldwide resulting in as many as 150,000 deaths and around 500,000 permanent disabilities every year.
  The assessment of extreme urban flooding risks on traffic network using Digital Twin technology
  Dr L Zhuo
Applications accepted all year round

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Flooding is one of the costliest forms of natural disaster and impacts are expected to increase, in particular, due to climate change, urbanisation and population growth.
  Dstl Research PhD Studentship: Resilient, ultra-dense mesh networks for infrastructureless communications
  Research Group: Communication Technologies
  Prof A Burr
Application Deadline: 31 May 2020

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There are many situations in which high rate, reliable wireless communications are crucial but where the necessary infrastructure (base stations, etc) is either unavailable, non-existent or damaged.
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