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Professor Nicholas Howden

Professor Nicholas Howden

Professor Nicholas Howden
MEng(Dunelm), DIC PhD(Lond.), CEng, CEnv, CWEM, FCIWEM, FGS, FRGS

Professor of Water and Environmental Engineering

Office 2.19QB
Queen's Building,
University Walk, Clifton BS8 1TR
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Tel. +44 (0) 117 331 5630

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I am a catchment hydrologist and hydrogeologist.  My research aims to provide a better understanding of how climate, land-use and land management affect the quantity and quality of surface and groundwater over the short- and long-term.  I am particularly interested in the diffuse transport of nitrate from agricultural watersheds.

I studied Engineering at Durham University before completing a PhD in Civil and Environmental Engineering at Imperial College London.  Then I spent three years working in industry, latterly as Principal Consultant for White Young Green, before moving to Cranfield University as a Lecturer in Soil and Water Engineering ...

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