COMET PhD Opportunities

  • University of Manchester:

Drone-based measurements of volcanic gas
Supervisory team: Mike Burton
Applications accepted all year round

Machine learning applied to satellite-based measurements of volcanic plumes
Supervisory team:  Prof M Burton, Dr D. Topping
Applications accepted all year round

Open-path FTIR measurements of volcanic plumes
Supervisory team: Mike Burton
Applications accepted all year round

Physical and chemical signals of degassing and vesiculation during magma ascent at ocean island volcanoes
Supervisory team:   Dr M Hartley,  Dr M Polacci
Applications accepted all year round

Retrieval of volcanic ash plume height to better quantify and forecast ash loading
Supervisory team:   Prof M Burton,  Dr C Johnson,  Dr Cat Hayer,  Dr Benjamin Esse
Applications accepted all year round

  • University of Oxford:

The Earthquake Ruptures of Iran and Central Asia
Supervisory team: Richard Walker, Ian Pierce, Christoph Gruetzner

Historical and archaeological contributions to earthquake studies in continental Asia
Supervisory team:  Richard Walker, Tarje Nissen-Meyer, Paul Wordsworth

Active tectonics of Azerbaijan and the South Caspian
Supervisory team:  Richard Walker, Claudia Bertoni, Ian Pierce, Mike Daly, Mike Kendall

Age and development of Santorini volcano, Greece
Supervisory team:  David Pyle, Ralf Gertisser, Darren Mark, Chris Satow