New PhD projects starting in October 2019 have now been advertised. The application deadline for these projects is Tuesday 8th January 2019. For more information, visit the PhD studentship pages on the Science and Solutions for a Changing Planets website and ESE website.
New insights into magma storage below volcanoes
Research by Professor Matthew Jackson and colleagues published in Nature, challenges the common view of magma chambers below volcanoes and suggest that instead magma mush zones provide the storage and conduits for the hot rock that fuels volcanic eruptions
Coastal erosion in the news
Drilling the Chicxulub crater
Imaging an active underwater volcano
Recently published work by PhD student Robert Allen, MSci student Cameron Berry and collaborators from the VoiLA project describes how they mapped the history of activity of the Kick’em Jenny volcano in the Lesser Antilles using sonar data collected at several scientific shipboard expeditions. The work has been featured on the Phys.org site.
Geohazards at Imperial Festival
Come visit the Imperial Festival (link to https://www.imperial.ac.uk/festival/) this weekend 28 and 29 April 2018. The Geohazards Centre will be present with stand on "Fuelling volcanoes: the importance of water”.