Wind energy expert appointed visiting professor25 August 2016A world-leading expert in wind turbine design and analysis has been appointed a Visiting Industrial Professor at the University of Bristol within the Department of Aerospace Engineering. This will involve working with staff across the Faculty of Engineering and the Cabot Institute’s Low Carbon Energy Research Group.
New £2.1 million project to study the Arctic seafloor9 August 2016Two University of Bristol Cabot Institute members are leading on parts of a large grant funded in a new NERC research programme, “The Changing Arctic Ocean”. The £2.1m project, “The Changing Arctic Ocean seafloor (ChAOS)”, is a collaboration between geochemists, biologists and modellers at eight research institutes around the UK.
Magma build-up may put Salvadoran capital at risk22 July 2016The build-up of magma six kilometres below El Salvador's Ilopango caldera means the capital city of San Salvador may be at risk from future eruptions, University of Bristol researchers have found.