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Prof Paul O'Brien

Outreach activities by Head of School has included talks/public lecture on sustainability to L and P at Royal northern College of Music (Murdoch Lecture), Durham University Institute of Advanced Study, Altrincham Grammar School for Girls

Keywords: 
Manufacturing, Fossil fuels, Carbon, Nanoscience, Technology

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Prof Jonathan Redfern

My research interests cover a broad spectrum from applied clastic sedimentology (fluvial and glacial), petroleum system analysis , regional geology, and basin modeling.

Keywords: 
Fossil fuels, Energy, Carbon, Emissions, Renewable energy, Sustainability, Development, Energy industry, Business, Geology, Glaciers, Environment, Water

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Dr James Allan

One of the University's growing number of Sustainability Enthusiasts. Find out more about the initiative here.

The core theme of my research is the measurement of atmospheric aerosols. Particulate matter is produced from both natural and anthropogenic sources and is known to have significant effects on both health and climate. However, the processes governing their lifecycle and effects are poorly understood, which hampers our predictive capability of them and their impacts.

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Sustainability enthusiast, Workplace engagement, Engagement, Aerosols, Climate, Environment, Weather, Evaluation, Pollution, Particles, Health, Cities, Transport, Emissions, Carbon, Energy, Fossil fuels, Spectroscopy

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Prof Colin Hughes

Research interests: applied environmental and petroleum geology and mineralogy, sustainable management and regulation

Involved actively in higher education capacity building for environment related academic disciplines in the developing world

Keywords: 
Fossil fuels, Geology, Minerals, Sustainability, Management, Regulation, Environment, Biodiversity, Waste management, Universities, Capacity building