Sustainability database

People

Prof Ann Webb

Associate Dean, Graduate Education

Atmospheric scientist. Set a new ballooning world record in 2009.

Division: 
Research
Sustainability enthusiast?: 
No
Interdisciplinary themes: 
Climate
Education

Connections

Course

Environmental Challenges

Examines the positive and negative impacts of globally important industry sectors over time as successive technological innovations impact on the natural environment and human society.

Group

Centre for Atmospheric Science

The Centre for Atmospheric Science studies processes important to climate change and air quality in the troposphere and lower stratosphere – the lowest 20 km of the Earth’s atmosphere. We are one of the largest such groups in UK universities, and have extensive collaborative links with leading atmospheric sciences groups world-wide.

Keywords: 
Atmospheric measurements, Atmospheric pollution, Atmospheric chemistry, Climate change

Group

Photon Science Institute

The Photon Science Institute was established in 2005 to bring together experts from a wide range of scientific fields to foster the development of cross and multi-disciplinary collaborations and provide a dynamic and exciting culture for the progression of new ideas in photon science. The term photon science encompasses all areas where light is used in scientific endeavour — light for science.

Keywords: 
Photon science, Solar energy, Interdisciplinary