This NERC studentship is funded for 3.5 years. An annual stipend of £14,777 will be available to the successful candidate who meets the UK Research Council eligibility criteria. These requirements are detailed in the RCUK eligibility guide which can be found at : View Website . In most cases UK and EU nationals who have been ordinarily resident in the UK for 3 years prior to the start of the course are eligible for a full-award. Other EU nationals may qualify for a fees only award.
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ii) Cauchy P, Heywood K, Merchant N, Queste B, Testor P, 2018: Wind speed measured from underwater gliders using passive acoustics. J. Atmos. Ocean. Technol., published online, doi: 10.1175/JTECH-D-17-0209.1.
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v) Matthews AJ, Baranowski DB, Heywood KJ, Flatau PJ, Schmidtko S, 2014: The surface diurnal warm layer in the Indian Ocean during CINDY/DYNAMO. J. Climate, 27, 9101-9122.