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DREAM PhD Student Milan Gritta presents long paper at ACL, 2018

Milan Gritta, a final-year DREAM CDT student, had the pleasure of presenting a Computational Linguistics long paper at the prestigious ACL 2018 (https://acl2018.org/) International Conference taking place once a year and hosting up to 1,500 participants. This year, the conference took place in Melbourne, Australia. The manuscript called “Which Melbourne? […]


Future Climate, Future Forests, and Future Fungi

DREAM student Aileen Baird recently had an article published in the Society for Applied Microbiology Magazine: “Microbiologist”. The article is titled “Future Climate, Future Forests, Future Fungi” and introduces Aileen’s work at the Birmingham Institute of Forest Research (BIFoR). Aileen PhD is working within the BIFoR research group on their […]


Protecting Coastal Regions with Big Data Analysis

The technology company Intel have just released an article and video about Protecting Coastal Regions with Big Data Analysis. Written by Technology Writer Andrew Wooden, the piece identifies how there has long been a wealth of coastal information but no easy way to analyse and make sense of it. Big […]


DREAM student Al Rumson publishes paper on Open Data

DREAM student Al Rumson has just published a new paper on the use of open data in coastal zone management. Coastal zones attract human settlement, business and industry, and are instrumental to the functioning of societies both in coastal states and the wider global community. However, the oceans and coasts […]

Low lying coastal region of Bawdsey in East Anglia

2018 DREAM-CDT Annual Symposium

The 2018 DREAM-CDT Annual Symposium has just drawn to most successful conclusion. The full contingent of DREAM PhD students gathered together to present, share and learn about the amazing NERC/ESRC science underway in the Centre. This year it was Cranfield University’s turn to host the event, and we were fortunate […]


Research Experience Placement (REP) scheme

NERC recognises that there is a shortage of individuals with quantitative skills coming into environmental science and runs the Research Experience Placement (REP) scheme. This aims to address this shortage by offering funding to support summer placements for undergraduate students studying quantitative disciplines which are outside the normal NERC remit […]

DREAM Challenge Week - July 11-15, 2016

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 […]