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Dr Liz Swanson

Dr Liz Swanson

Dr Liz Swanson

Research Associate

Area of research

Infrasonic monitoring of sustained volcanic eruptions.

Office G47
Wills Memorial Building,
Queens Road, Clifton BS8 1RJ
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Tel. +44 (0) 117 3315196

Research summary

I am investigating the utility of infrasonic monitoring as a tool for volcanic process and hazard assessment, with a specific focus on the acoustics of eruption columns.  This project takes a combined laboratory and field approach to gain understanding into the mechanisms of infrasound generation and also, the relationships between signals recorded and the sound at source.

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University of Sheffield 2008-2011 - BSc Physical Geography 1st Class.

2011 - Accenture Prize: Highest Overall Achievement in Physical and Human Geography.

2011 - Hart Award: Best perfomance in the extended essay in Physical Geography.

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Recent publications

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