Earthquakes and fault interaction in western Turkey (MILDONP19ARIES)
Dr Z Mildon
8 January 2019
Scientific background. Western Turkey and the eastern Aegean Sea is a tectonically active region of north-south orientated extension that forms a series of east-west trending graben structures, with a historical record of large and damaging earthquakes.
Drivers of development resilience on small islands
Prof EL Tompkins, Prof D A Sear
12 January 2019
There are over 100,000 small islands globally, hosting ~1% of the world’s population. Small islands, by their nature are small, with limited land area, a small workforce, limited means of earning foreign exchange, a narrow economy and limited domestic markets.