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Personal details
Name Dr Alan Feest
Job title Senior Research Fellow in Civil Engineering
Department Department of Civil Engineering University of Bristol
Work contact details
Email address
Telephone number work(0117) 331 5729
Qualifications BSc(Exon), PhD(Bristol), PGCE, MIEEM, FCIWEM, CEnv, CSci
Professional details
Membership of professional bodies Member of the Institute of Ecologists and Environmental Managers
Member of the Institute of Environmental Management and Audit
Member of the Institute of Learning and Teaching
Keywords biodiversity
slime moulds
Areas of expertise I am a world leader in the measurement of biodiversity.

I have created a computer programme that can be adapted to a variety of taxa for the estimation of biodiversity.

I have given radio and television broadcasts on the ecology and physiology of slime moulds (one of nature's odder creations).
Media experience Radio and television broadcasts for the BBC on slime moulds (numerous times), also review of natural history books for BBC