the structure and function of ecological communities, and the threats to their integrity; ecology of urban ecosystems; application of community ecology to managing environmental impacts in freshwater habitats
activities of and interactions between microbes and their effects on past and present environments; carbon cycling in marine and estuarine environments; cycling of extracellular polymeric substances; pollution microbiology; extremophiles; biotechnological
Adaption and resilience of water resource systems to climate change; use of micro-component flow meter dataset of household water use, sensitivity of metered water components to climate change variability and change, review of long term demand projection
air pressure transients in building drainage systems, modelling, analysis and suppresion; solid transport in building drainage systems; water conservation-lowflush WC performance testing; water and sanitation in developing countries and emergency relief.
amphibian, otter and crayfish ecology and the ecology of ephemeral upland pools; the impact of roads on wildlife, to environmental impact assessment, from river habitat restoration to Indus River Dolphins and from ecotourism to bio-filtration.
anaerobic digestion, biohydrogen production, energy from renewables and the hydrogen economy in Wales. systems knowledge associated with anaerobic processes; biological fuel cells -microbial (whole cell) fuel cells, which are able to convert organic subst
analysis of aquatic samples - chemical analysis on the ICP-OES instrument (Inductively Coupled Plasma-Optical Emission Spectrophotometer) and the Carbon and Nitrogen analyser, and for the Laboratory Information Management System
analysis of errors in Digital Elevation Models, potential which global DEMs offer us to address some fundamental questions in geomorphology, using geomorphometric techniques, methodological developments in GIS in a number of areas, including data captur
Analysis of river bed stability and structure using high resolution, high accuracy data capture methods. Fluid flow regime and upstream sediment supply; effects of porosity on vertical momentum exchange in gravel river beds as it affects sediment ingress,
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