Ice nucleation in aerosols containing biomolecules

Lead Research Organisation: University of Bristol
Department Name: Physics

Abstract

TBC- student is CDT student in year 1 of PhD. This record will be updated when project proposal is written (summer 2021)

Preliminary / outline description [will be updated summer 2021]:

Ice nucleation in environmental aerosols is an important atmospheric process, but many details are still poorly understood. This project addresses the physical chemistry of heterogeneous ice nucleation by bio-nanoparticles. You will develop apparatus to levitate and freeze water droplets, and gain relevant background through environmental modelling and interaction with the British Antarctic Survey.

Publications

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Studentship Projects

Project Reference Relationship Related To Start End Student Name
EP/S023593/1 01/04/2019 30/09/2027
2438448 Studentship EP/S023593/1 21/09/2020 30/09/2024 Hannah Louise Jarvis