Scoping group membership

The scoping group membership for the two new areas for potential large-scale strategic research investments for 2018 are:

Earth system plastics

  • Professor Jonathan Adams, Cranfield University
  • Alice Horton, Centre for Ecology & Hydrology
  • Professor Stefan Krause, University of Birmingham
  • Professor Richard Lampitt, National Oceanography Centre
  • Professor Daniel Parsons, University of Hull (Chair)
  • Dr Oliver Price, Reckitt Benckiser
  • Professor Anthony Ryan, University of Sheffield
  • Professor Kate Spencer, Queen Mary University of London
  • Professor Richard Thompson, University of Plymouth

Transforming fractures – Exploration of the deep ocean highways

  • Dr Kerry Howell, Plymouth University
  • Dr Alan Jamieson, Newcastle University
  • Professor Christopher MacLeod, Cardiff University (Chair)
  • Professor Jason Morgan, Royall Holloway, University of London
  • Dr Bramley Murton, National Oceanography Centre
  • Dr Uisdean Nicolson, Heriot-Watt University
  • Professor Christine Peirce, Durham University
  • Dr David Smeed, National Oceanography Centre

Reducing uncertainty in climate sensitivity due to clouds

  • Professor Ken Carslaw, University of Leeds
  • Dr Paulo Ceppi, University of Reading
  • Professor Mat Collins, University of Exeter
  • Dr Jonathan Crosier, University of Manchester/National Centre for Atmospheric Science
  • Professor Jonathan Gregory, University of Reading/Met Office
  • Professor Joanna Haigh, Imperial College London (Chair)
  • Dr Alison Stirling, Met Office
  • Dr Matthias Tesche, University of Hertfordshire
  • Professor Geraint Vaughan, National Centre for Atmospheric Science