Tim Woollings awarded University of Oslo Inspiration Award

Posted on 25th November 2013

Tim Woollings has been awarded the inaugural University of Oslo Inspiration Award for Numerical Climate Studies, one of five such awards intended to “recognise and reward a valuable scientific output or a distinguished scientific career that others have found absolutely inspirational”. Tim’s award is for his paper “Variability of the North Atlantic eddy-driven jet stream” […]

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Research highlights urgency of reducing carbon dioxide emissions

Posted on 25th November 2013

As Ministers gather in Warsaw for the latest round of climate change negotiations, two papers led by the University of Oxford are published on-line in the journal Nature Climate Change this week (DOI: 10.1038/nclimate2077 and DOI: 10.1038/nclimate2034). Both highlight the urgency of reducing global emissions of carbon dioxide despite the fact that global warming appears […]

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Oxford awarded NERC Doctoral Training Partership funding

Posted on 5th November 2013

The Minister for Universities and Science, David Willetts, today announced that the University of Oxford was one of 15 Universities to be awarded part of £100m of new NERC investment in Doctoral Training Partnerships (DTPs), which specialise in training environmental science PhD students. The DTPs are designed to promote and facilitate interdisciplinary research, that will […]

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