Modelling movement of large sediment in river flows
Prof J Hooke, Dr J Cooper
23 January 2019
Motivation and wider context. In high magnitude flood events very large particles, including boulders and large pieces of masonry can be carried, especially in ephemerally-flowing channels of dry climates.
The Impact of Thermal Plumes on Aquifer Properties and Groundwater Quality
Dr U Ofterdinger, Dr J C Comte
31 January 2019
"Global energy needs are steadily rising with a predicted increase of 45% within the next 15 years. In the long-term, sustainable energy is hoped to connect economic growth to increased social equity while preserving natural resources in line with the UN sustainable development goals.
Lattice dynamics for materials modelling
Dr J Skelton, Prof N Kaltsoyannis
Applications accepted all year round
Computational modelling is a widely-used tool in the Materials Sciences. The predictive power of modern electronic-structure techniques (e.g.