SCENARIO: The role of post-tropical cyclones for European extreme weather
SCENARIO NERC DTP
Dr R Schiemann, Dr K Hodges, Dr L Shaffrey, Dr A Baker
25 January 2019
North Atlantic tropical cyclones typically form at low latitudes off the African coast, then track west and northwestward, and some of them make landfall over Central and North America.
Weathering of volcanic products in the tropical environment of the Panama Canal area
Dr D Buchs, Dr P Renforth
7 January 2019
Project Background. Weathering of volcanic products in the tropical climate is key to the formation of soils that constitute a critical zone between the lithosphere and biosphere, are associated with significant geotechnical challenges and could possibly play a significant role in the global carbon budget.
Deadly Climate Hazards Combined: Tropical Cyclones and Deadly Heat
Dr T Matthews, Dr J Hillier
21 January 2019
Loughborough University is a top-ten rated university in England for research intensity (REF2014). In choosing Loughborough for your research, you’ll work alongside academics who are leaders in their field.
Landscape composition and carbon-biodiversity co-benefits in the Tropical Andes
Dr D Edwards, Prof R Freckleton
9 January 2019
Deforestation is a key driver of global climate change and the biodiversity extinction crisis. However, the financial resources available to tackle both issues are limited, indicating an urgent need to identify actions that address them concurrently.