Miocene Evolution of the Asian Monsoon
Dr A Boom, Prof S Davies
21 January 2019
This project will reconstruct rainfall amounts by using state of the art proxies and will contribute to or understanding of the global climate system.
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Neanderthal evolution in Pleistocene Gibraltar: reconstructing the environmental context
Prof Ed Rhodes, Dr K Penkman
9 January 2019
The aim of this project is to unlock records of high magnitude rapid environmental change in the Gibraltar region using coupled amino acid racemization and luminescence dating of sediment archives, in order to better understand the context in which Neanderthal occupation and evolution took place.