News from 2018
Urban Studies Foundation application success for a seminar series on ‘The Welcoming City’
Dr Antonis Vradis has been successful with an application to the Urban Studies Foundation for a seminar series on ‘The Welcoming City’, co-written with Anna Papoutsi, who was a Research Associate on their ESRC Transcapes project.
Professor Ed Brown to lead new 5-year DFID research programme on Modern Energy Cooking Services
Loughborough University academics are leading a Department for International Development-funded research programme that aims to transform the way people cook in low income countries by focusing on the use of electricity and other modern fuels.
RGS-IBG Annual Conference and Committee Roles for Geography and Environment Staff
At the recent RGS-IBG Annual International Conference in Cardiff, a number of Geography and Environment staff were elected to Research Group Committees of the Royal Geographical Society (with Institute of British Geographers).
UK- India Sustainability Research Grant for Professor Paul Wood
Professor Paul Wood has secured £24,807 as part of a successful bid to establish the first UK-India network for developing low-cost and self-sustaining in-situ techniques for bioremediation of non-aqueous phase liquids (NAPLs) result from automotive industry pollution.