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Research project

UK Global Challenges Research Fund: “Growing Research Capability to Meet the Challenges Faced by Developing Countries

Staff

Lead researcher

Professor Justin Sheffield

Head of School

Research interests

  • Large-scale hydrology and its interactions with climate variability and change.
  • Hydrological extremes, climate change, and hydrological processes from catchment to global scale.
  • The application of fundamental research to natural hazards impacts reduction, including monitoring and prediction systems.
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Other researchers

Professor Guy Poppy CB FMedSci

Professor In Biological Sciences
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Professor Jim Wright

Professor in GIS & Int Development

Research interests

  • Safe water access and public health in Sub-Saharan Africa
  • Environmental applications of GIS
  • Geospatial analysis for public health, particularly via routine health management information systems
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Professor Chris Hill

Professorial Fellow-Enterprise
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Professor Gopal Ramchurn

Professor of Artificial Intelligence
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Professor Laura Lewis

Professor of Anthropology

Research interests

  • History and ethnography of race and Afro-Mexico/Afro-Latin America
  • Latin America and the Caribbean
  • Mexico
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Professor Jadu Dash

Professor of Remote Sensing

Research interests

  • Satellite derived land surface phenology and its validation with ground data
  • Developing a chlorophyll content based production efficiency model to quantify terrestrial carbon uptake
  • Impact of extreme climatic events on vegetation phenology
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Collaborating research institutes, centres and groups

Research outputs

Mohammed Basheer, Victor Nechifor, Alvaro Calzadilla, Solomon Gebrechorkos, David Pritchard, Nathan Forsythe, Jose M. Gonzalez, Justin Sheffield, Hayley J. Fowler & Julien J. Harou, 2023, Nature Climate Change, 13, 48-57
Type: article
Mohammed Basheer, Victor Nechifor, Alvaro Calzadilla, Solomon Gebrechorkos, David Pritchard, Nathan Forsythe, Jose M. Gonzalez, Justin Sheffield, Hayley J. Fowler & Julien J. Harou, 2023, Nature Climate Change, 13(1), 17-19
Type: article
Mawuli Dzodzomenyo, Moses Asamoah, Chengxiu Li, Elvis Kichana & Jim Wright, 2022, Applied Water Science, 12(10)
Type: article
Solomon Gebrechorkos, Daniela Anghileri, Justin Sheffield, Ming Pan, Peirong Lin, Nathan Forsythe, David M.W. Pritchard, Hayley J. Fowler, Emmanuel Obuobie & Debroah Darko, 2022, Journal of Hydrology, 42
Type: article