Atmosphere & Climate

 

**NERC E3 Competitive Funding** How do changes in the Indian Ocean region impact Eastern African climate variability and change?
Dr. Massimo A. Bollasina, Prof. Simon Tett, Dr. Ruth Doherty (University of Edinburgh)
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**NERC E3 Competitive Funding** Northern Hemisphere blocking: mechanisms, variations, and impacts
Dr. Massimo A. Bollasina, Dr. Ruth Doherty (University of Edinburgh)
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**NERC E3 Competitive Funding** Assessment of monitoring methods and modelling of atmospheric reactive oxidised nitrogen compounds in the UK by chemical ionisation spectrometry
Dr. Christine Braban, Dr. Marsaildh Twigg (Centre for Ecology and Hydrology), Dr. Mat Heal (University of Edinburgh, School of Chemistry)
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**NERC E3 Competitive Funding with CASE Support** Atmospheric Composition in Two Contrasting Megacities
Dr. Ruth Doherty, Dr. David Carruthers (CERC), Dr. Massimo Vieno (Centre for Ecology & Hydrology), Dr. David Stevenson (University of Edinburgh), ,
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**NERC E3 Competitive Funding with CASE support** Do biogenic volatile organic compound (bVOC) emissions vary from different tree species in short-rotation forest (SRF) ecosystems?
Dr. Julia Drewer (Centre for Ecology & Hydrology), Dr. Mathew Heal (University of Edinburgh), Dr. James Morison (Forest Research, Forestry Commission)
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**NERC E3 Competitive Funding** Formation of sub-ice-shelf channels and their impact on ice-shelf flow and stability
Dr. Daniel Goldberg, Dr. James R. Maddison, Dr. Robert Bingham (University of Edinburgh, School of GeoSciences)
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**NERC E3 Competitive Funding** Controls on ice discharge from the Greenland Ice Sheet
Dr. Noel Gourmelen, Prof. Pete Nienow (University of Edinburgh)
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**NERC E3 Competitive Funding with CASE support** Controls on Himalayan Glacier Changes
Dr. Noel Gourmelen, Prof. Pete Nienow, Dr. Dan Goldberg (University of Edinburgh), Prof. Alan McDonald (British Geological Survey (BGS))
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**NERC E3 Competitive Funding with CASE Support** Can enough CO2 be stored to avoid dangerous climate change?
Prof. Stuart Haszeldine, Prof. Simon Tett, Dr. Vivian Scott (University of Edinburgh School of GeoSciences)
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**NERC E3 Competitive Funding** Causes of regional climate variability over the last millennium
Prof. Gabriele Hegerl, Dr. Rob Wilson, Dr. Andrew Schurer (St Andrews/Edinburgh)
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**NERC E3 Competitive Funding** Influence of regional processes and forcings on changing temperature extremes
Prof. Gabriele Hegerl, Dr. Massimo. Bollasina (University of Edinburgh Dr. Peter Stott, Dr. Nikolaos Christidis (UK Met Office)
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**NERC E3 Competitive Funding with CASE support** Projection of North Atlantic thermal anomalies onto the European Shelf Seas
Prof. Mark Inall (Scottish Association of Marine Science), Prof. Simon Tett (University of Edinburgh, School of GeoSciences), Prof. William Austin (St Andrews University)
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**NERC E3 Competitive Funding** Impact of ultraviolet radiation on nitrous oxide emissions from natural and agricultural vegetation
Dr Andy McLeod (University of Edinburgh, School of GeoSciences), Dr Julia Drewer, Prof Ute Skiba (Centre for Ecology and Hydrology)
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**NERC E3 Competitive Funding** How will climate warming affect tropical forest trees & plant-soil interactions?
Prof. Patrick Meir, Dr. Andrew Nottingham (University of Edinburgh) Drs. B. Turner/J. Wright/K. Winter (Collaborators – Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute, Panama)
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**NERC E3 Competitive Funding* Global trends in savanna tree cover: where are hotspots of change?
Dr. Edward Mitchard, Dr. Caroline Lehmann, Mentor Iain Woodhouse (University of Edinburgh)
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**NERC E3 Competitive Funding** The effect of in-canopy chemistry on modifying biosphere / atmosphere exchange of air pollutants
Dr Eiko Nemitz (Centre for Ecology and Hydrology), Prof David Stevenson (University of Edinburgh, School of GeoSciences), Prof David Simpson (Chalmers University of Technology)
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**NERC E3 Competitive Funding** Investigating tidewater glacier and iceberg submarine melt rates in Greenland’s fjords
Prof. Pete Nienow, Dr. Noel Gourmelen (University of Edinburgh), Dr. Andrew Sole, Dr. Tom Cowton (Department of Geography, University of Sheffield)
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**NERC E3 Competitive Funding** Why do models and observations of tropospheric ozone trends disagree?
Prof. David Stevenson (University of Edinburgh), Dr. Owen Cooper (NOAA Boulder Colorado)
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**NERC E3 Competitive Funding** What has driven the increase in atmospheric methane concentrations since 1750?
Prof. David Stevenson (University of Edinburgh), Fiona O’Connor (Met Office, Hadley Centre)
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**NERC E3 Competitive Funding** Producing Climate Models that are Consistent with Observations
Prof. Simon Tett (University of Edinburgh School of GeoSciences) Dr. Coralia Cartis (Mathematical Institute and Balliol College, University of Oxford)
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**NERC E3 Competitive Funding** What is the impact of the 20th century “great shift” in aerosols emissions from the Atlantic to Asia?
Prof. Simon Tett, Dr. Massimo Bollasina (University of Edinburgh)
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