Current PGRs

University of Hull

Edward Gilbert (2021, DTP Associate)
Testing new genomic tools for predicting winners and losers of climate change
Amber Wagstaffe (2020)
The evolution of functional disparity in the avian skull
Rick McCumskay (2020)
Time-dependent ultraviolet degradation of marine neustonic plastics
Sara Peixoto (2019)
Understanding the spatial and temporal dynamics of environmental DNA for monitoring and management of priority invasive species
Paolo Moccetti (2019, DTP Associate)
Quantifying the evolutionary response to anthropogenic selection in migrating species
Fiona Chong (2019, DTP Associate)
Linking functional and demographic traits to predict population viability of marginal coral populations

University of Leeds

School of Biology

Jasper Rees (2021)
How do animals adapt to stressful environments? Consequences for species interactions and extinction risk
Thomas Logan (2021)
Reconciling lethal control of an iconic native species (red deer Cervus elaphus) with nature conservation within a multiple-use landscape.
Alex Wakeman (2020)
Resolving the limitations on plant growth and biomass
Anthony Bracuti (2020)
Learning to communicate: How do pheromones work in social and solitary bees and how did they evolve?
Sebastian Stroud (2019)
Ecosystem services associated with aquatic plants in urban landscapes
Samuel Hughes (2019)
Hedges and edges: landscape effects on forest biodiversity and ecosystem function.

School of Chemistry

Niamh Robertson (2021)
Atmospheric Chemistry of Multifunctional Compounds
Rachel Lade (2020)
Better air quality through chemistry: Real-time monitoring of reactive trace species in key atmospheric reactions impacting air quality
Samuel Seldon (2020)
Advancing our understanding of peroxy radical chemistry in the atmosphere
William Warman (2019)
Applications of Proton Transfer Mass Spectrometry to Chamber Studies of Gas Phase Oxidation Processes
Callan Jennings (2019)
Long-term measurements of OH reactivity: A new metric for air quality

School of Civil Engineering

Maria Luisa Taccari (2020)
Physics informed deep learning for groundwater prediction
Molly Asher (2019)
Adaptation strategies to pluvial urban flood risk under UKCP18 climate change scenarios

School of Geography

Nicola Kerr (2021)
River ecosystem responses to decreasing glacier cover
Josiah Judson (2021)
Agroforestry, soil health and delivery of public goods
Elizabeth Mroz (2021)
Hydro-dynamic modelling of malaria environmental suitability
Alexandra Scoffield (2021)
Proglacial lakes and their impact on Himalayan glacier evolution
Daniel Colson (2020)
Remote sensing of recent changes in northern peatlands
Chris Stringer (2020)
Proglacial landscape evolution across the Antarctic Peninsula with Holocene climate change
Isobel LLoyd (2020)
Measuring and modelling greenhouse gas fluxes between agricultural soils and the atmosphere
Elizabeth Townsend (2020)
Sedimentation and invasive species in rivers: Investigation in trialling of mitigation options relevant to invasive non-native species sediment inputs to rivers
Anne Sietsma (2019)
Tracking adaptation to climate change using big data
Richard Fewster (2019)
Past, present and future of permafrost peatlands
Rebecca Banbury Morgan (2019)
Constraining the carbon balance of intact tropical forest landscapes

School of Earth and Environment

Sally Wilson (2021)
Ice speed & Artificial Intelligence (AI): Using satellite data and advanced computer techniques to detect ice sheet change
Brooke Snoll (2021)
Abrupt climate and sea level change
Amy Shipley (2021)
What were the trophic consequences of the extinction of the largest apex predator of all time?
Mirsya Mulyani (2021)
Understanding the environmental risks posed by pollution from the digital economy
Hazel Mooney (2021)
Exploring the climate side effects and co-benefits of an expansion to UK forests
Tasmin Fletcher (2021)
The contribution of native woodlands to UK’s net-zero climate targets
William Evans (2021)
BioDAR: Using Weather Radars and Machine Learning to Examine Insectageddon
Eilish Brenan (2021)
Diverse sources of volatile release across volcanic arcs: Insights from Kozelsky and Khangar volcanoes, Kamchatka
Olufemi Adesina (2021)
Agricultural Innovation and Biocontrol in sub-Saharan Africa
Erin Raif (2021)
The formation of ice in clouds and the impact on climate
Alexander Marshall (2021)
Making wealth: precipitating synthetic gold from hydrothermal solutions to understand gold deposition processes
Niamh Dillon (2021)
Probing planetary cores with global magnetic fields
Alice Blackwell (2021)
Seismicity and Structure of Subducting Slabs
Weiyu Zhang (2021)
Non-CO2 effects of aviation on climate
Daniel Matthews (2020)
Impact of karstic flow on Chalk aquifer function and water quality
Elena Curtis (2020)
Mantle plumes, xenoliths and melt inclusions – heterogeneous deep mantle sources or shallow melt-rock interaction?
Lauren Burton (2020)
Paelaeo Constraints on the 1.5°C World: What does the Pliocene tell us about the long-terms effects of atmospheric CO2 at ~400 ppmv
Benjamin Wallis (2020)
Change in the ice speed and mass balance of the Antarctic Ice Sheet, from Earth Observation satellite data
Shane Webb (2020)
Developing a metallogenic model for Caledonian mineralisation around Loch Tay, Scotland
Eva Zand (2020)
Using high resolution SAR imagery for volcano monitoring
Chiara Krewer (2020)
A Phosphorus Control on Oceanic Anoxic Events under Greenhouse Climates?
Rachel Dobson (2020)
Integrating climate and species modelling to predict movements of migratory and nomadic birds in sub-Saharan Africa
Amethyst Johnson (2020)
Investigating boundary layer processes in tropical cyclones in the Met Office operational forecasting model
Jonathan Coney (2020)
Use of Artificial Intelligence to understand mountain weather and climate processes
Manon Carpenter (2020)
How and why is deformation localised in continental crust?
Lena Strauß (2019)
People, forest use and biodiversity on islands: models for global sustainability
Sara Osman (2019)
Assessing the risk of roof collapse in response to loading from volcanic ash with relevance to Ascension Island
Francesca Morris (2019)
The Understanding and Prediction of High Impact Weather in the Gulf of Guinea
Lena Chen (2019)
Marine Micronutrient Cycling between Sediments and Seawater: What controls the concentration and isotopic composition of micronutrient trace metals in the global oceans?
Paloma Trascasa (2019)
Modulation of El Niño Southern Oscillation and its impacts by the mean climate state
Stephanie Shahrzad (2019)
Martian volcanic systems: using surface strain indicators to investigate magmatically driven stress in the Tharis region of Mars
Yvan Rome (2019)
The ice age, oceans and climate: triggers of iceberg calving and rapid temperature change
Matilda Pimlott (2019)
Investigating long-term changes in European air quality in the satellite era
Frances Procter (2019)
Finding your flow: using sedimentology, geochemistry and micropalaeontology to understand South Atlantic Ocean circulation
Leon King (2019)
Measuring the elusive particles that form ice in clouds
Felix Boschetty (2019)
The dynamics of magma storage and ascent beneath an active arc volcano (Villarrica, Chile)
Ronan Agnew (2019)
Deep, dark and dynamic: Converted-wave seismology to explore the physical properties of Antarctic glacier ice

School of Mathematics

Matthew Threadgold (2020)
Pattern formation in dry lakes                                                                                          
Paul Pruzina (2019)
Staircase Formation in Fluid Dynamical Systems

University of York

Wolfson Atmospheric Chemistry Laboratories

Rhianna Evans (2021)
Understanding the atmospheric chemistry of biomass burning emissions and their impact on air quality and climate
Jake Vallow (2021)
Nitrogen oxides in remote tropical ocean environments and their impact on air pollution and climate
Athina Ruangkanit (2021)
CINDAER: Composition of indoor aerosols and their role in air quality
Loren Temple (2020)
Understanding the Impact of Trace Level Sulfur Dioxide on Air Pollution and Climate
Sera Arthur-Hastie (she/her) (2020)
Developing new laser-based instruments to characterise optical properties or aerosol particles for road traffic
Abdulla Moussa (2020)
Understanding the changing sources of VOCs in the UK over the last two decades and implication in the future
Samuel Cliff (2020)
Measurements of urban emissions of NOx and volatile organic compounds
Dominika Pasternak (2019)
Investigating local and regional air pollution from shipping
Alfred Mayhew (2019)
Does nighttime chemistry of isoprene impact air quality in polluted environments?
Rebecca Wagner (2019)
Beyond NOx – future air pollution impacts of road vehicles