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 pressing and also contentious issue […]
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 (PSI), a remote sensing technique […]
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 of excellence in the environmental […]
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 from the collaborative projects DREAM […]
Dream researcher Hannah Budnitz presented elements of her research at the 4th Smart Urban Policy Futures Workshop at the University of Greenwich, 14th July 2017, as part of a session on big data use in transport futures.
Dream researcher Miles Clement gave an oral presentation at the Newcastle University School of Civil Engineering and Geosciences annual postgraduate conference (5th July 2017). Miles was awarded prize for best presentation.
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 a broad spectrum of diverse […]
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 of high resolution data in […]
NEW A new set of 2017 DREAM PhD studentships are now available – we look forward to hearing from you.See how to make your application » We are pleased to announce we can announce new fully-funded PhD studentships within DREAM: we have 7 new places on offer to join our active community of researchers, each closely […]
Dream researcher Miles Clement made an oral presentation at the BHS Peter Wolf Symposium 2017 (3rd -4th May 2017, Wallingford), entitled “Multi-Temporal Flood Mapping from Space”. Miles was awarded prize for the best presentation.