the interface between hydrology and ecology; water needs of aquatic ecosystems, including rivers and wetlands; UK river requirements to meet the European Water Framework Directive; guidelines on environmental flow releases from reservoirs; hydrological fu
fluvial geomorphology of upland catchments; links betweeen channel morphology, fluvial processes, lndscapes, salmon habitats and freshwater pearl mussle habitat. Impacts of dams and flow regulation upon the geomorphology of upland rivers in Scotland. Greo
water reservoir storage-yield-performance functions, data-limited generalised water resources planning/assessment tools, climate change impact assessments on water resources, adaptation strategies, evaporation and evapotranspiration modelling, irrigation
identification, characterisation, manipulation and modelling of microbial interactions associated with the biodegradation of organic carbon and nitrous compounds - for pollution abatement and bioenergy production.
Hydrothermal Processing Research in Supercritical Water for Environmental and Waste Minimisation studies. Catalytic wet air oxidation (CWAO) for removal of N-containing hydrocarbons from wastewaters; Supercritical water oxidation of waste aqueous pharmace
wastewater and sludge treatment technologies; biological nutrient removal of phosphorus from wastewater; removal of fats, oils and greases from wastewater; inlet screens; vortex seperators; water efficient power showers;
understanding and communication of water issues, how water issues link to agriculture, climate-change, economics and politics, social and political contexts which influence and determine water use and water policy, global water resource.
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