The department hosts a variety of research activities in the field of paleoclimate, many of which are linked to the Grantham Institute for Climate Change, one of Imperial College's global institutes. If you are interested in one of the projects listed below please feel free to contact the associated staff


DOC-SWEET - Deep Ocean Circulation during Super-Warm Early Eocene Temperatures [Info sheet - DOCSWEET]
Tina van de Flierdt (Imperial College London), Dan Lunt (University of Bristol)
This fully funded 48 month studentship is based at Imperial College (with visiting trips /an extended stay at the University of Bristol) and will explore the Eocene deep oceans and ocean circulation using a combined model-data approach.

Stability of the West Antarctic Ice Sheet under Changing Environmental Conditions [Information_Sheet]

Martin Siegert and Tina van de Flierdt (Imperial College) and international collaborators

Reconstructing erosion and sediment supply from the continents to the oceans in deep time – examples from the Cretaceous [details]

Alex Whittaker and Peter Allison