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  • project . 2021 - 2022
    Funder: UKRI Project Code: NE/V020757/1
    Funder Contribution: 6,676 GBP
    Partners: Imperial College London, University of Toronto

    NERC : Thomas Weeks : NE/S007415/1 Land-use change and biological invasions are two of the three major drivers of biodiversity decline globally, however, interactions between these drivers can often have synergistic effects on native ecosystems. This is a phenomenon whi...

  • project . 2021 - 2022
    Funder: UKRI Project Code: NE/V021095/1
    Funder Contribution: 8,768 GBP
    Partners: University of Southampton, UoC

    "NERC : Lewis Bailey : NE/L002531/1" Our overarching aims is to better understand the processes that trigger submarine avalanches of sediment, known as turbidity currents, offshore from river mouths. By analysing triggering mechanisms, we aim to build a model ...

  • project . 2021 - 2022
    Funder: UKRI Project Code: NE/V021389/1
    Funder Contribution: 8,681 GBP
    Partners: University of Warwick, MUN

    The project aims are to synthesise and characterise materials suitable for the adsorption and separation of toxic gases, such as NOx and SOx, with the opportunity to also investigate catalysts for CO2 separation. The opportunity to develop and examine novel and existing...

  • project . 2021 - 2022
    Funder: UKRI Project Code: NE/V021192/1
    Funder Contribution: 6,933 GBP
    Partners: University of Cambridge, UoC

    *NERC *Dennis Mayk *NE/L002507/1 The proposed research project is about measuring the energetic costs of shell formation in marine organisms. This is a key parameter to understand how shell forming marine organisms will be able to adapt to the oceans of the future. The ...

  • project . 2021 - 2022
    Funder: UKRI Project Code: NE/W002930/1
    Funder Contribution: 37,533 GBP
    Partners: Northumbria University, University of Rome, LEGOS, Indian Institute of Technology - Indore, UBC, UoC, UNIVERSITY OF DAYTON, Wadia Institute of Himalayan Geology

    On 7th February 2021 a massive rock-ice avalanche originating from a mountain ridge in Chamoli District, Uttarakhand, Indian Himalaya, transformed into a fast-moving and catastrophic debris flow which travelled along the Rishiganga, Dhauliganga, and Alaknanda rivers. Th...

  • project . 2021 - 2022
    Funder: UKRI Project Code: NE/V021397/1
    Funder Contribution: 12,725 GBP
    Partners: University of Liverpool, MUN

    NERC : Jessie Foest : NE/S00713X/1 Northern high-latitude ecosystems are warming faster than any other ecosystem on Earth. Such warming strongly affects the vegetation in previously temperature-limited systems such as the sub-arctic tundra. Treelines, the ecotones betwe...

  • project . 2021 - 2022
    Funder: UKRI Project Code: NE/V019627/1
    Funder Contribution: 9,573 GBP
    Partners: York University Canada, GSA

    AHRC : Marcus Jack : AH/L503915 This project will examine the work of Scottish-Canadian experimental animator Norman McLaren through close analysis of the film production infrastructures and cultural programme of nation-building in Canada in the mid-twentieth century. U...

  • project . 2021 - 2022
    Funder: UKRI Project Code: NE/V021214/1
    Funder Contribution: 2,721 GBP
    Partners: University of Cambridge, McGill University

    The use of cocaine and heroin among young Europeans and Americans has been steadily increasing over the past decade (UN World Drug Report, 2018) and as such it has never been more important to understand the mechanisms whereby some individuals switch from recreational c...

  • project . 2021 - 2022
    Funder: UKRI Project Code: NE/V020862/1
    Funder Contribution: 10,948 GBP
    Partners: University of Oxford, UBC

    This project is a computational corpus study that considers harmonic integration in the 31 works of Anton Webern (1883-1945). Harmonic integration concerns the relationship between combinations of notes that sound simultaneously (vertical) and consecutively (linear). Du...

  • project . 2021 - 2022
    Funder: UKRI Project Code: NE/V019333/1
    Funder Contribution: 8,369 GBP
    Partners: University of Reading, University of Toronto

    NERC : Tom Staton : NE/R012229/1 Insects are of significant importance for both biodiversity conservation, due to severe global declines, and economic security, due to the potential for pest species to cause damage to agriculture and forestry. The threat caused by insec...

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