Innovation Placement? Yes Please!

  Richard Mason isa PhD student based at Loughborough University. His research combines the fields of geomorphology and ecology, as he investigates whether caddisflies, small case building insects, can be impacting the movement of sediment in rivers. Rich recently enjoyed a placement in Portland, USA, during which he gained experienceof both river management and a... Continue Reading →

When work becomes a safari

Our first blog post comes from Ros who is a 2nd year CENTA PhD student based in the Geography department at the University of Leicester. Ros’ research focusses on sediment transport in rivers, which means she spends a lot of time in rivers measuring the shape, size and angularity of pebbles found on river beds, and putting this data into models. Here she tells us about what she got up to on her CENTA placement in Kenya!

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