Research Areas provided by University of Southampton - Ocean and Earth Science

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Coastal, shelf and estuarine hydrodynamics Alan Kemp
Estuarine dynamics and processes Cathy Lucas
Geohazards, tsunami, coastal evidence for past events Tim Henstock, Lisa McNeil
Sedimentology, transport processes, marine turbulence Carl Amos, Alan Kemp
Arctic observation, sea ice Simon Boxall
Biogeochemical models Rachel Mills
High performance computing
Marine systems modelling
Remote sensing Alberto Naveira-Garabato
Water quality monitoring and harmful algal blooms Duncan Purdie, Tom Bibby
Air sea transfer of climate-active gases
Downward particle flux
Geochemistry Martin Palmer
Impact of pollutants in the marine environment
Inorganic chemistry
Instruments for automated chemical analysis
Iron cycling
Iron fertilization
Major nutrients
Methane hydrates
Ocean acidification, ocean acidification and biogeochemical cycles Martin Solan
Ocean acidification, ocean acidification and biogeochemical cycles
Organic chemistry
Radioisotope proxies
Trace elements and their isotopes, trace metal cycling
Anti-fouling and marine protection Antony Jensen, Ken Collins
Aquaculture Antony Jensen
Behavioural ecology
Biological oceanography Clive Truman
Coastal marine biology
Conservation ecology and resource management Martin Solan, Antony Jensen, Jon Copley
Coral reef ecology, coral bleaching Jörg Wiedenmann
Deep sea biology, hydrothermal vent microbiology Sven Thatje, Jon Copley
Ecology - coral reefs Jörg Wiedenmann
Ecosystems, ecosystem services, environmental change
Ecosystems, ecosystem services, environmental change Martin Solan
Environment, ecotoxicology pollution, ecosystem health Sven Thatje, Chris Hauton
Fisheries – sustainable exploitation, management strategies Antony Jensen, Clive Truman
Invasive species Antony Jensen, Ken Collins
Long term observatories Antony Jensen, Ken Collins
Marine food webs
Marine mammal biology
Microalgal and cyanobacterial ecology and physiology Duncan Purdie
Microbiology Duncan Purdie, Tom Bibby
Microbial plankton Duncan Purdie, Tom Bibby
Nitrogen cycling Brian Dickie, Phyllis Lam
Nutrient biogeochemistry Brian Dickie, Phyllis Lam
Nutrient pollution Brian Dickie, Phyllis Lam
Primary production, phytoplankton and CO2 Duncan Purdie, Tom Bibby
Applied environmental geosciences
Borehole research
Carbon cycle
Carbon cycle
Continental shelves, passive margins, ocean basins and ocean islands
Earth surface processes
Environmental geochemistry
Geology and geophysics
Petrology Steve Roberts
Palaeobiology Gareth Dyke
Palaeoceanography Paul Wilson
Palaeoclimate, Palaeoclimatology and rapid climatic events Paul Wilson
Climate physics Kevin Oliver
Ocean circulation and processes Eleanor Frajka-Williams
Ocean-atmosphere interaction Sybren Drijfhout
Sea level and ocean climate
Sustainable use of marine bio-resources
Cables Philip Wilson
Carbon capture and storage Philip Wilson
Coastal engineering Carl Amos, Charlie Thompson, Justin Dix
Energy and sustainability Philip Wilson
Low carbon shipping Philip Wilson
Marine hydrodynamics Philip Wilson
Marine renewable energy Antony Jensen, Ken Collins
Marine structures Antony Jensen, Ken Collins
Offshore platforms, including decommissioning Philip Wilson
Robotics, autonomous underwater vehicles Philip Wilson
Robotics, autonomous underwater vehicles Philip Wilson
Ship stability and safety Philip Wilson
Coastal zone management Martin Solan, Antony Jensen
Shelf and coastal processes and impacts
Non-linear processes Florian Sevellec
Climate and uncertainty Paul Wilson, John Shepherd