Category Archive: CDT SIS Students

Dec 13

CDT team meals

The CDT SIS students have enjoyed a couple of team meals at local restaurants recently, whilst allowed. We enjoy the time together to meet new students, catch up with friends and celebrate success. In November we went to the Ancient Viceroy in Portswood for a curry to celebrate Boni Hima and Toshan Rampat passing their …

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Nov 22

The response of common carp (Cyprinus carpio) to insonified bubble curtains

The response of common carp (Cyprinus carpio) to insonified bubble curtains  Nicholas Flores Martin1,a),  Timothy G. Leighton2,b),  Paul R. White2,c), and  Paul S. Kemp1,d) The Journal of the Acoustical Society of America 150, 3874 (2021); https://doi.org/10.1121/10.0006972 Available online 22.11.21 ABSTRACT Acoustic bubble curtains have been marketed as relatively low cost and easily maintained behavioural deterrents for fisheries …

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Nov 01

Net Zero Futures 2021 conference

Net-Zero Futures took place at the University of Birmingham on Wednesday 27th October 2021 delivered by the Energy Research Accelerator and the Centre for Postdoctoral Development in Infrastructure, Cities and Energy. Eight CDT Sustainable Infrastructure for Cities and Sustainable Infrastructure Systems postgraduate students and the CDT Manager travelled to this event and two more took …

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Oct 11

Go Ape! Team building event

A group of PGRs and staff headed to Go Ape at Itchen Valley Country Park for a team building event on 8th October to welcome new students to CDT Sustainable Infrastructure for Cities. We completed the Treetop Adventure and some brain teaser games. Treetop Adventure course included two loops. Loop 1 was made up of …

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Sep 30

River Restoration Design

On Thursday 30th September 2021, Dr Daniella Montali-Ashworth gave a presentation to CDT SIS and CDT SICities students online. Daniella was in the first cohort of PGRs for CDT SIS and she graduated in 2019. She now works as an Ecohydraulic Engineer for Five Rivers – website Five Rivers is a specialist in the consultation, …

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Jun 11

Festival of Doctoral Research Awards 2021

The Festival of Doctoral Research went online this year. In the two-day conference-style event on the 9th and 10th June considering the unique challenges that have faced PGRs this year, celebrating PGRs’ achievements in the face of these, and reflecting upon what PGRs’ experiences during the pandemic mean for their future and that of doctoral research.  ​​​​​​​ …

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Sep 01

A mechanical approach to understanding the impact of the nematode Anguillicoloides crassus on the European eel swimbladder

Research Article Each CDT SIS cohort undertake a group project with researchers from different disciplines working together to understand and research a complex real world problem sustainable engineering problems.

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