Surveying the sky for hungry black holes
Astronomy and Astrophysics
Dr J Mullaney
23 January 2019
Over the next five years, a new dimension in astronomy will reach maturity. the temporal dimension. Rather relying on static "photos" of the sky, astronomers will transition to "filming" sky night after night.
Microplastics as indoor air pollutants
Dr B Martinson, Dr F Couceiro, Prof J Williams
17 February 2019
Applications are invited for a fully-funded three year PhD to commence in October 2019. The PhD will be based in the School of Civil Engineering and Surveying and will be supervised by Dr Brett Martinson, Dr Fay Couceiro and Professor John Williams.
Journalism, Data Literacy and Democratic Futures
Dr J Redden
1 February 2019
For this Action Research project the PhD student will work with Privacy International and be supported by Cardiff University’s School of Journalism, Media and Culture as well as the Data Justice Lab located within the School.
Leeds Sustainability Institute (LSI)
The Leeds Sustainability Institute (LSI) is the university's flag ship research group specialising in investigating the impact of the built environment on society.
A Volume and Mass Conserving Ocean Model for Climate Studies
Dr M Morales Maqueda
31 January 2019
This project is part of the ONE Planet DTP. Find out more here. https://research.ncl.ac.uk/one-planet/. For technical reasons, current ocean models employed in climate research use what is called the Boussinesq approximation.