- B409, Portland Square, Drake Circus, Plymouth, Devon, PL4 8AA
Mr Jasper Newman
School of Geography, Earth and Environmental Sciences (NC) (Faculty of Science & Engineering (NC))
PhD Researcher – Physical Geography
MSci Chemistry with Industrial Experience from University of Bristol.
Masters project in block copolymer self-assembly within the Manners Group, University of Bristol.
Industrial placement student researching electrical properties of drilling fluid emulsions at Schlumberger, Cambridge
Peatlands. Methane recycling innaturally wet conditions and re-wetted mire systems.
Biogeochemistry. Application of novel techniques in chromatography andspectroscopy to paleoclimatology.
Land management. Current and futuretechnologies impact on soil degradation and repair through reduced tillage, mobgrazing and novel nutrient sourcing.
Carbon sequestration. Soils and peat and the humanimpacts of agriculture on the storage of atmospheric carbon.
Bacterial methane exchange. How wecan recover natural processes and use bioengineering on a global scale toreduce emissions.