Research Group

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Current Members

Funded Postdoctoral Researchers

Dr Martin Wearing, PDRA from Feb 2020
Funding: Jointly funded by 4DAntarctica and PROPHET
Research: Modelling of ice-sheet dynamics and subglacial hydrology
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Dr Joe Todd, PDRA from Apr 2020
Funding: Funded by NERC Standard Grant QUoRUM
Research: Large-scale uncertainty quantification in ice-sheet modelling

Louis Kinnear, PDRA from May 2020
Funding: Funded by China CSSP project SWARM
Research: Modelling of High Mountain Asia glaciers as inputs for hydrological projections

PhD Students

Andrew Twelves, Fully-funded E3 DTP Student (From Sept 2017)
Project: Modelling the influence of ice shelf melt on primary productivity in the Amundsen Sea, West Antarctica
Other Supervisors: Dr Sian Henley, Prof Raja Ganeshram, Dr Dan Jones (British Antarctic Survey), Dr Matt Mazloff (Scripps)
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Rosie Bisset, Fully-funded E3 DTP Student (From Sept 2017)
Project: Remote sensing of mountain glaciers
First Supervisors: Prof Rob Bingham

George Malczyk, Fully-funded E3 DTP Student (From Sept 2018)
Project: Imaging Elevation of the cryosphere from combined analysis of large datasets of satellite, airborne and field observations
First Supervisor: Dr Noel Gourmelen

Helen Ockenden, Fully-funded E4 DTP Student (From Sept 2019)
Project: Analysing the form, flow and future of Thwaites Glacier, West Antarctica
First Supervisor: Prof Rob Bingham

Hannah Bischof, Fully-funded E4 DTP Student (From Sept 2020)
Project: Future changes in primary productivity in the warming west Antarctic Peninsula region
Other Supervisors: Dr Sian Henley, Dr Neil Fraser (SAMS), Dr Matt Mazloff (Scripps)

Past Members

Funded Postdoctoral Researchers

Dr James Jordan, PDRA (2015-2017) based at British Antarctic Survey
Funding: Funded by NERC Standard Grant Is ice loss from West Antarctica driven by ocean forcing or ice and ocean feedbacks?
Research: Coupled ice-ocean model developer
Current: Researcher in Northumbria University, Newcastle

Dr Kate Snow, PDRA (2016-2017)
Funding: Funded by NERC Standard Grant Is ice loss from West Antarctica driven by ocean forcing or ice and ocean feedbacks?
Research: Coupled ice-ocean modeller
Current: Staff Scientist, Australian National Supercomputing Center

Dr Conrad Koziol, PDRA (2017-2018)
Funding: Funded by NERC Standard Grant Is ice loss from West Antarctica driven by ocean forcing or ice and ocean feedbacks?
Research: Ice-sheet modeller and data scientist
Current: Commercial Data Scientist, Vancouver

PhD Students

Dr Donald Slater, Fully-funded NERC PhD Student (2013-2017)
Project: Modelling of fjord ice-ocean-hydrological dynamics
First Supervisor: Prof Pete Nienow
Currently: Research Scientist, St Andrews

Interns

Lea Finiel, PIRD Intern, INSA-Lyon (February-June 2019)
Project: Modelling of glaciers’ ice-thickness: Rongbuk Glacier’s example