Victoria University of Wellington

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  • project . 2012 - 2014
    Funder: UKRI Project Code: NE/J013595/1
    Funder Contribution: 52,064 GBP
    Partners: Victoria University of Wellington, University of Exeter, Swansea University

    The study of how and why climate has changed in the past is an important element in the scientific drive towards understanding and predicting how it may change in the future. We can answer a range of questions about past climate by studying one of a number of environmen...

  • project . 2010 - 2011
    Funder: UKRI Project Code: AH/H037217/1
    Funder Contribution: 100,778 GBP
    Partners: Utrecht University, Dalhousie University, Victoria University of Wellington, Griffith University, OU

    Reading is a fundamental part of modern life; the ability to read and the act of reading are highly valued in all developed societies. The practice of reading, however, is not a uniform or unchanging one: it has a history, like any other human activity. To study that hi...

  • project . 2013 - 2018
    Funder: UKRI Project Code: NE/J008087/1
    Funder Contribution: 336,680 GBP
    Partners: Victoria University of Wellington, Newcastle University, University of Rome, NERC British Antarctic Survey, CNRS

    The threat the West Antarctic ice-sheet poses to sea-level is largely through retreat of the grounding line, the line that separates floating ice, whose effects on sea-level are negligible, and grounded ice, which can affect sea-level. A concern is that theoretical mode...

  • project . 2020 - 2023
    Funder: UKRI Project Code: NE/T000430/1
    Funder Contribution: 505,694 GBP
    Partners: Victoria University of Wellington, MVO, Durham University, Université de Savoie Mont-Blanc, UCD, BBK

    Volcanism - the generation and eruption of molten rock from within the earth's interior - is one of the most visible manifestations of plate tectonics. Growth of the earth's crust occurs either when magma is stored and solidified within the crust, or is erupted at the e...

  • project . 2016 - 2017
    Funder: UKRI Project Code: NE/P009190/1
    Funder Contribution: 119,810 GBP
    Partners: Imperial College London, Shell International Exploration & Produc, Victoria University of Wellington, NOC, H R Wallingford Ltd, Chevron Energy Technology Company

    Subsea infrastructure networks underpin our daily lives, providing critical global communication links and supporting our demand for energy supplies. These strategically important networks are vulnerable to fast-moving seafloor flows of sediment, known as turbidity curr...

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