School of Earth and Environment

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The NERC Independent Research Fellowship (IRF) Scheme is designed to develop scientific leadership among the most promising early-career environmental scientists.  NERC IRFs will receive five years' support, which will allow...[more]

The NCAS Doppler Aerosol Lidar, affectionately called “Flossy” has been helping a European Space Agency (ESA) Earth Explorer Core Mission, ADM-Aerolus. The mission ADM-Aerolus, named after the ruler of the winds in greek...[more]

The Institute has had good news regarding funding over that last month with several members being awarded money for various projects. Andrew Walker and Jon Mound, along with Martin Callaghan (Advanced Research Computing,...[more]

The University of Leeds has risen in the rankings of the top universities in the world for Earth and Marine Sciences and Environmental Sciences, according to a recent international league table. The 2015 QS World University...[more]

Nepal Earthquake

08.05.2015

IGT scientists have been closely involved with international efforts to analyse satellite data from the recent Nepal earthquake. You can read more about the Sentinel-1A interferogram on the ESA website. Links to some of the...[more]

Congratulations to Paul Brockway along with Douglas Hamilton, David Bekaert and Erin Dawkins on being awarded the School 2014/15 Postgraduate Researcher Publication Prize. [more]

Growing alarm at environmentally unsustainable clothing consumption can only be addressed by more government support for retailers and their customers, a University of Leeds academic has argued. Taking Marks & Spencer’s Plan...[more]

Growing alarm at environmentally unsustainable clothing consumption can only be addressed by more government support for retailers and their customers, a University of Leeds academic has argued.[more]

Ethically-minded early adopters are helping to drive the boom in the UK's ethical market which increased by 9% in 2013 according to the annual Ethical Consumer Markets Report which is published today by Ethical Consumer.[more]

ICAS @ EGU2015

10.04.2015

The Institute for Climate & Atmospheric Science (ICAS) will be well represented at European Geosciences Union (EGU) General Assembly being held in Vienna from 12th – 17th April, with our atmospheric and climate scientists...[more]