Faculty of Engineering

Civil and Environmental Engineering

  • Wouter Buytaert: Satellite-based rainfall products
  • James Lawrence: Satellite imagery to study rocks, geological structures and tectonics, land form processes, geotechnical projects
  • Athanasios Paschalis: Hydrology and ecology
  • Alison Prior: Earth Observation; hydrology; vegetation; climate change
  • Jennifer Scoular: InSAR; ground movements; geological processes; construction

Earth Science & Engineering

  • Navjot Kukreja: High performance computing
  • Philippa Mason: Satellite imagery to study rocks, minerals, geological structures and tectonics
  • Adriana Paluszny Rodriguez: Large-scale fracture patterns visible on the Earth's surface
  • Matthew Piggott: Satellite imagery to study coastal oceanography and coastal engineering
  • Yves Plancherel: Ocean processes; marine productivity; winds; temperature; sea surface height
  • Dylan Rood: remote sensing data (e.g. topography and satellite imagery) to study Earth surface processes and geohazards (e.g. active tectonics, climate change, coastal erosion, anthropogenic impacts on landscapes, and earthquake hazards)
  • Jamie Wilkinson: Mineral spectral signatures on the Earth's surface

Faculty of Medicine

School of Public Health

  • Samir Bhatt: Inferential mathematical models to address policy-relevant questions about infectious diseases - specifically malaria and HIV
  • Daniela Fecht: Geographical variations in population health; environmental and health inequalities
  • Kris Murray: Global change, conservation and health; environmental and social change impacts on infectious disease burdens and distributions; extinction risk; habitat loss; biodiversity
  • Monica Pirani: Analysis and prediction of the distribution of disease in relation to changes in climate/weather and local environment
  • Alina RodriguesMaternal and child health; Mental health; Neurodevelopment; Obesity
  • Esra Suel: Using satellite imagery for measuring socioeconomic status and environmental exposures (pollution) using deep learning
  • Charlie Whitaker: Impact of environmental (satellite derived) variables on malaria prevalence and mosquito population dynamics

Faculty of Natural Sciences

Grantham Institute

  • Paulo Ceppi: Global cloud processes and their impact on the Earth's radiative budget
  • Yves Plancherel: Ocean processes; marine productivity; winds; temperature; sea surface height

Life Sciences

  • Dr Beatriz Calvo Urbano: Ecology, biostatistics, marine biology, climate change, schistosomiasis, soil transmitted helminthiasis, dengue
  • Robert Ewers: Tropical forest structure and phenology
  • Ross Gray: Drone; ecology; uAVs; phenology; tropical forests
  • Rodolfo Nobrega: Energy balance; land-cover change detection; plant traits; trend analysis
  • Colin Prentice: Developing, evaluating and applying models of terrestrial primary production and other ecosystem processes
  • Alison Prior: Earth Observation; hydrology; vegetation; climate change

Physics

  • Richard Bantges: Radiative transfer in the earth's atmosphere; Earth Observation-mission design, instrumentation and data calibration and intercalibration
  • Helen Brindley: Earth radiation budget; climate impacts and feedback; aircraft flight campaigns; solar energy resources
  • Paulo Ceppi: Global cloud processes and their impact on the Earth's radiative budget
  • Tsz Choi: Building a long-term record of global solar energy resource from satellite observations
  • Jonathan Eastwood: Earth space environment; magnetic field; space weather; the Sun; space physics
  • Heather Graven: Global carbon cycle; sources and sinks of anthropogenic CO2.
  • Ed Gryspeerdt: Cloud processes and the impact of air pollution
  • Jaqueline Russell: Earth radiation budget
  • Ralf Toumi: Prediction of tropical cyclones