Developing Risk-Based Approaches to Modelling Phosphorus Contamination in Agricultural Catchments
Dr M Glendell, Prof A J Wade, Dr P-E Mellander, Dr N Schurch
30 April 2019
Phosphorus (P) pollution remains a major cause of surface water quality failures under the Water Framework Directive. Abating P pollution in agricultural catchments requires informed decisions about the likely effectiveness of land management mitigation measures and their spatial targeting.
[EPSRC - iCASE] Microbe – radionuclide interactions in legacy nuclear waste systems
Prof J Lloyd, Prof K Morris, Dr S Shaw, Dr L Natrajan
29 April 2019
Recent work in the Geomicrobiology Group at the University of Manchester has shown that microorganisms can have a controlling impact on the speciation (and hence mobility) of key radionuclides in a broad range of natural and engineered systems.