Genetics of quantitative traits through a multi-omic approach
Prof Z Luo
6 January 2019
Most characters of any living organism are polygenically controlled and environmentally modified, including those threatening human health and those important in breeding for high yield, better quality and improved adaption of animals, plants and microbes.
Air pollution impacts on tropical food productivity.
Prof S Sitch, Dr L Mercado, Dr A Cheeseman
7 January 2019
Location. University of Exeter, Streatham Campus, Exeter EX4 4QJ. This project is one of a number that are in competition for funding from the NERC Great Western Four+ Doctoral Training Partnership (GW4+ DTP).
Marangoni driven film dynamics for diffusive mixtures
Dr J Landel
Applications accepted all year round
Marangoni-driven flows develop due to local surface tension gradients at the interface between two liquids. These flows have many implications for biochemical systems, microfluidic systems or chemical reactors.