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2018 Annual Symposium fast approaching

Our 2018 Annual Symposium at Cranfield is fast approaching and something we are all looking forward to. We are now at ‘peak DREAM’ as we say, and will have a fantastic turnout from students with presentation and poster of all the research underway. We are planning to have a number […]


Hannah Budnitz, awarded for presentation at the 50th Annual University Transport Studies Group conference

DREAM PhD student Hannah Budnitz was able to attended the recent 50th Annual University Transport Studies Group conference at University College London on 3-5 January, 2018. The conference offers senior academics and researchers of all levels a chance to present papers on both completed research and work in progress, and […]


DREAM Challenge Week 2017 underway in Birmingham

The 2017 DREAM Challenge Week is now underway, hosted by the University of Birmingham. The DREAM students are challenged to determine how best to manage the strategies, priorities and communication of flood defence measures in the East Anglian region (the counties of Norfolk, Essex and Suffolk). Flooding is a most […]


Publication: Monitoring the Response of Roads and Railways to Seasonal Soil Movement with Persistent Scatterers Interferometry over Six UK Sites

DREAM PhD researcher Matthew North has had a new paper published in the Journal Remote Sensing. Entitled, ‘Monitoring the Response of Roads and Railways to Seasonal Soil Movement with Persistent Scatterers Interferometry over Six UK Sites’, the publication provides an evaluation of the demonstrates the viability of Persistent Scatterers Interferometry […]


New National Productivity Investment Fund Studentships appointed

DREAM have now offered positions for seven new National Productivity Investment Fund places, with the recipients to join the DREAM research community in October 2017. The projects are aligned with the Government’s Industrial Strategy and the requirement to underpin growth, productivity and re-balancing of the national economy, within the context […]


Presentation by Charles Mazivanhanga

DREAM doctoral researcher Charles Mazivanhanga, and supervisory team from Cranfield University, paid a visit to the University of Juárez Autónoma de Tabasco (UJAT) to present a seminar entitled “Water Hazard Assessment in Tropical Areas”, based on the state-of-art research methods underway, the presentation provided an overview of the preliminary findings […]


Paper by DREAM researcher Milan Gritta judged OUTSTANDING at ACL 2017 conference

We are delighted to report that a paper presented by DREAM Doctoral researcher Milan Gritta, “Vancouver Welcomes You!“, was judged OUTSTANDING at the top international conference, ACL 2017. ACL, or the Annual Meeting of the Association for Computational Linguistics, is the premier conference of the field of computational linguistics, covering […]


Publication: Paper published on Coastal Risk Adaptation

DREAM PhD researcher Al Rumson has had a new paper published in the Journal Marine Policy. Entitled, ‘Coastal risk adaptation: the potential role of accessible geospatial Big Data’, the publication provides an evaluation of the benefits modern Big Data techniques offer to coastal management, highlighting the need for the inclusion […]