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2 PhD studentships are available at the university of Edinburgh (UK) 

2 PhD studentships are available at the university of Edinburgh, home fee students (UK or resident in UK) 

 
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High-dimensional probabilistic dynamic models for global vegetation change and weather forecasting 
Theme(s): Advanced Computing, Atmosphere and Climate, Data Assimilation, Modelling 
Primary Supervisor: Professor Victor Elvira 
Institution: University of Edinburgh (School of Mathematics) 
 
Implications of Arctic heat waves and fires on vegetation and the carbon budget 
Theme(s): Applied ecology, ecosystem services and conservation, Atmosphere and Climate, Climate 
Primary Supervisor: Professor Gabriele Hegerl <Gabi.Hegerl@ed.ac.uk> 
Institution: University of Edinburgh (School of Geosciences ) 
 
Which factors control the regional distribution of air quality over Asia? 
Theme(s): Air Quality, Atmosphere and Climate, Earth Observation 
Primary Supervisor: Professor Paul Palmer <paul.palmer@ed.ac.uk> 
Institution: University of Edinburgh (School of GeoSciences) 
 
Temperature and heat stress in tropical forests 
Theme(s): Artificial Intelligence, Earth Observation, Machine Learning, Multispectral, Satellite Data 
Primary Supervisor: Dr Stuart King <S.King@ed.ac.uk> 
Institution: University of Edinburgh (School of Mathematics) 
 
Did climate change cause the 2020 Stonehaven derailment? 
Theme(s): Advanced Computing, Atmosphere and Climate, Interferometry, Meteorology, Remote Sensing, Synthetic Aperture Radar (SAR) 
Primary Supervisor: Prof Simon Tett <Simon.Tett@ed.ac.uk> 
Institution: University of Edinburgh (School of Geosciences ) 
 
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Prof. Gabriele Hegerl, FRS 
School of Geosciences, University of Edinburgh 
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