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Implementing the Water Framework Directive and Tackling Diffuse Pollution from Agriculture: Lessons from England and Scotland (2020)
Journal Article
De Vito, L., Fairbrother, M., & Russel, D. (2020). Implementing the Water Framework Directive and Tackling Diffuse Pollution from Agriculture: Lessons from England and Scotland. Water, 12(1), https://doi.org/10.3390/w12010244

Tackling diffuse pollution from agriculture is a key challenge for governments seeking to implement the European Union's Water Framework Directive (WFD). In the research literature, how best to integrate and align effective measures for tackling diff... Read More about Implementing the Water Framework Directive and Tackling Diffuse Pollution from Agriculture: Lessons from England and Scotland.

Comparing the long term clogging pattern of permeable pavements for stormwater treatment and reuse (2020)
Presentation / Conference
Tota-Maharaj, K., & Monrose, J. (2020, February). Comparing the long term clogging pattern of permeable pavements for stormwater treatment and reuse. Paper presented at 2nd Polish IWA Young Water Professionals Conference “Emerging Technologies in Water and Wastewater Sector”, Warsaw University of Technology, Warsaw, Poland

Permeable pavements are engineered to temporarily store water to reduce flooding during rainfall events. Permeable pavements are distinguished primarily based on their surface materials which can vary from concrete, asphalt, plastic or stones. This p... Read More about Comparing the long term clogging pattern of permeable pavements for stormwater treatment and reuse.

Performance of clay stabilized by cementitious materials and inclusion of zeolite/alkaline metals-based additive (2020)
Journal Article
Eyo, E. U., Ng'ambi, S., & Abbey, S. J. (2020). Performance of clay stabilized by cementitious materials and inclusion of zeolite/alkaline metals-based additive. Transportation Geotechnics, 23, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.trgeo.2020.100330

RoadCem (RC) is a by-product additive produced based on nanotechnology and comprises of synthetic zeolites and alkali earth metals as some of its components. The geotechnical properties of a soil stabilized by adding RC to partly replaced cementitiou... Read More about Performance of clay stabilized by cementitious materials and inclusion of zeolite/alkaline metals-based additive.

‘If independence goes, the planning system goes’: New Political Governance and the English Planning Inspectorate (2020)
Journal Article
Hickman, H., & Boddy, M. (2020). ‘If independence goes, the planning system goes’: New Political Governance and the English Planning Inspectorate. Town Planning Review, 91(1), 21-45

Radical restructuring of 'arms-length' government bodies following the 2010 UK national election signalled a change in relations between government and the civil service. This was seen as a major shift in modes of governance from 'new public manageme... Read More about ‘If independence goes, the planning system goes’: New Political Governance and the English Planning Inspectorate.

Assessing the distribution pattern of otters in four rivers of the Indian Himalayan biodiversity hotspot (2020)
Journal Article
Gupta, N., Tiwari, V., Everard, M., Savage, M., Hussain, S. A., Chadwick, M. A., …Belwal, V. K. (in press). Assessing the distribution pattern of otters in four rivers of the Indian Himalayan biodiversity hotspot. Aquatic Conservation: Marine and Freshwater Ecosystems, https://doi.org/10.1002/aqc.3284

1. The Eurasian otter (Lutra lutra), Smooth-coated otter (Lutrogale perspicillata) and Asian small-clawed otter (Aonyx cinereus) have all been previously reported from the Indian state of Uttarakhand. However, little information is available about th... Read More about Assessing the distribution pattern of otters in four rivers of the Indian Himalayan biodiversity hotspot.

‘The object is to change the heart and soul’: Financial incentives, planning and opposition to new housebuilding in England (2020)
Journal Article
Inch, A., While, A., Dunning, R., Hickman, H., & Payne, S. (in press). ‘The object is to change the heart and soul’: Financial incentives, planning and opposition to new housebuilding in England. Environment and Planning C: Politics and Space, https://doi.org/10.1177/2399654420902149

© The Author(s) 2020. In 2014 the UK government announced plans to reduce opposition to housing development by making a direct payment to households in England. 1 This was part of a wider experiment with behavioural economics and financial inducement... Read More about ‘The object is to change the heart and soul’: Financial incentives, planning and opposition to new housebuilding in England.

Potential impacts of non-native fish on the threatened mahseer (Tor) species of the Indian Himalayan biodiversity hot spot (2020)
Journal Article
Gupta, N., Nautiyal, P., Everard, M., Kochhar, I., Sivakumar, K., Johnson, J. A., & Borgohain, A. (2020). Potential impacts of non-native fish on the threatened mahseer (Tor) species of the Indian Himalayan biodiversity hot spot. Aquatic Conservation: Marine and Freshwater Ecosystems, 30(2), 394-401. https://doi.org/10.1002/aqc.3275

1. Mahseer (Tor) fish species are critical components of locally adapted freshwater food webs across the Indian Himalayan biodiversity hotspot; however, multiple human stressors compounded by climate change have significantly depleted their populatio... Read More about Potential impacts of non-native fish on the threatened mahseer (Tor) species of the Indian Himalayan biodiversity hot spot.

Waste management in England and the 'circular economy' model (2020)
Journal Article
Gopinath, D. (2020). Waste management in England and the 'circular economy' model. Geography, 105(1), 39-46

By tracing the emergence of waste strategy in England, leading up to the most recent strategy launched in 2018, this article aims to aid the development of a shared understanding of what 'waste' means. It also looks at emerging and competing interpre... Read More about Waste management in England and the 'circular economy' model.

How to exchange stories of local flood resilience from flood rich areas to the flooded areas of the future (2020)
Journal Article
Holmes, A., & McEwen, L. (in press). How to exchange stories of local flood resilience from flood rich areas to the flooded areas of the future. Environmental Communication, https://doi.org/10.1080/17524032.2019.1697325

Flood risk communication requires strong attention to message, messenger and timing within the adaptive cycle. This paper evaluates research that used a co-production of knowledge model to create digital stories from an archive of flood memories, gar... Read More about How to exchange stories of local flood resilience from flood rich areas to the flooded areas of the future.

Water loss management under data scarcity: Case study in a small municipality in a developing country (2020)
Journal Article
Oviedo-Ocaña, E. R., Dominguez, I. C., Celis, J., Blanco, L. C., Cotes, I., Ward, S., & Kapelan, Z. (2020). Water loss management under data scarcity: Case study in a small municipality in a developing country. Journal of Water Resources Planning and Management, 146(3), https://doi.org/10.1061...%29WR.1943-5452.0001162

Urban areas are facing challenges for the provision of public services, with water scarcity arising as one of the main problems. A twin track approach of supply and demand management is essential, and water-loss management contributes to reducing wat... Read More about Water loss management under data scarcity: Case study in a small municipality in a developing country.

The home exchange phenomenon in the sharing economy: a research agenda (2020)
Journal Article
Casado-Diaz, M. A., Casado-Díaz, A. B., & Hoogendoorn, G. (in press). The home exchange phenomenon in the sharing economy: a research agenda. Scandinavian Journal of Hospitality and Tourism, 29. https://doi.org/10.1080/15022250.2019.1708455

© 2020, © 2020 Informa UK Limited, trading as Taylor & Francis Group. The emergence of the sharing economy has been driven by the increasing value of temporary access to goods over ownership as an alternative mode of consumption. This economy has b... Read More about The home exchange phenomenon in the sharing economy: a research agenda.

The Potential for Automation to Transform Urban Deliveries: Drivers, Barriers and Policy Priorities (2020)
Book Chapter
Paddeu, D., & Parkhurst, G. (in press). The Potential for Automation to Transform Urban Deliveries: Drivers, Barriers and Policy Priorities. In B. van Wee, N. Thomopoulos, & M. Dimitris (Eds.), Policy implications of Autonomous VehiclesElsevier

Urban freight transport is crucial to ensuring the economic vitality of a city. However, significant negative ‘externalities’ arise from freight flows in urban areas. Current solutions to reduce the impact of freight transport in urban areas aim at r... Read More about The Potential for Automation to Transform Urban Deliveries: Drivers, Barriers and Policy Priorities.

Shaping urban freight systems via a participatory approach to inform policy-making (2020)
Journal Article
Paddeu, D., & Aditjandra, P. (in press). Shaping urban freight systems via a participatory approach to inform policy-making. Sustainability, 12(1), 441. https://doi.org/10.3390/su12010441

In the upcoming era of new technologies, a transport system is expected to be ‘more sustainable,’ ‘safer,’ and ‘more efficient.’ However, to what extent is this true? Based on the results of a series of stakeholder engagement workshops, the paper exp... Read More about Shaping urban freight systems via a participatory approach to inform policy-making.

Velocity profiles in sedimenting pyroclastic density currents (2020)
Presentation / Conference
Rowley, P., Smith, G., Williams, R., & Parsons, D. (2020, January). Velocity profiles in sedimenting pyroclastic density currents. Paper presented at Volcanic and Magmatic Studies Group, Plymouth, UK

Pyroclastic density currents pose a threat to life at active volcanoes around the world, and mitigation of their impacts requires a better understanding of their complex flow behaviours. Understanding the internal dynamics of these flows, and how the... Read More about Velocity profiles in sedimenting pyroclastic density currents.

Generating long period and tremor-like seismicity without fluids in volcanic materials (2020)
Presentation / Conference
Rowley, P., Benson, P., & Bean, C. (2020, January). Generating long period and tremor-like seismicity without fluids in volcanic materials. Poster presented at Volcanic and Magmatic Studies Group, Plymouth, UK

Volcano seismicity is routinely used in the remote monitoring and forecasting of activity at volcanoes around the world. The nature of this seismicity varies, but long period (LP) seismicity is generally interpreted as an indicator of fluid migration... Read More about Generating long period and tremor-like seismicity without fluids in volcanic materials.

Risk of respiratory hospital admission associated with modelled concentrations of Aspergillus fumigatus from composting facilities in England (2020)
Journal Article
Roca-Barcelo, A., Douglas, P., Fecht, D., Sterrantino, A. F., Williams, B., Blangiardo, M., …Hansell, A. L. (in press). Risk of respiratory hospital admission associated with modelled concentrations of Aspergillus fumigatus from composting facilities in England. Environmental Research, 108949. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.envres.2019.108949

Bioaerosols have been associated with adverse respiratory-related health effects and are emitted in elevated concentrations from composting facilities. We used modelled Aspergillus fumigatus concentrations, a good indicator for bioaerosol emissions,... Read More about Risk of respiratory hospital admission associated with modelled concentrations of Aspergillus fumigatus from composting facilities in England.

Transport and urban housing growth – Unfinished business for Labour (2019)
Report
Melia, S. (2019). Transport and urban housing growth – Unfinished business for Labour

This discussion paper has been written following an open invitation from Prof. Phil Goodwin for contributions to the Shadow Transport Minister’s work towards Labour’s manifesto. It draws on research by the author and others into the relationship bet... Read More about Transport and urban housing growth – Unfinished business for Labour.

Laboratory simulations of fluid-induced seismicity, hydraulic fracture, and fluid flow (2019)
Journal Article
Benson, P. M., Austria, D. C., Gehne, S., Butcher, E., Harnett, C. E., Fazio, M., …Tomas, R. (in press). Laboratory simulations of fluid-induced seismicity, hydraulic fracture, and fluid flow. Geomechanics for Energy and the Environment, 100169. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.gete.2019.100169

Fluid-induced seismicity has been observed and recorded for decades. Seismic energy necessarily requires a source, which is frequently related to rock fracture either in compression or tension. In both cases, such fracture may be promoted by crustal... Read More about Laboratory simulations of fluid-induced seismicity, hydraulic fracture, and fluid flow.

A spectral pedestrian-based approach for modal identification (2019)
Journal Article
Jesus, A., Živanović, S., & Alani, A. (2020). A spectral pedestrian-based approach for modal identification. Journal of Sound and Vibration, 470, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jsv.2019.115157

The dynamic behaviour of footbridges is characterised by modal properties such as natural frequencies, mode shapes, damping ratios and modal masses. Their estimation via modal tests often requires expensive or difficult-to-operate equipment (e.g. sha... Read More about A spectral pedestrian-based approach for modal identification.

Re-establishment of fish passage for conserving threatened migratory species of West-Indian Himalayas (2019)
Journal Article
Raut, S., Gupta, N., Nautiyal, P., & Everard, M. (in press). Re-establishment of fish passage for conserving threatened migratory species of West-Indian Himalayas. River Research and Applications, https://doi.org/10.1002/rra.3577

Fish passes are structures (natural or manmade) bypassing barriers (e.g., dams), enabling satisfactory movement of migratory fish species. Reestablishment of fish passage, including facilitating overcoming barriers presented by impoundments or restor... Read More about Re-establishment of fish passage for conserving threatened migratory species of West-Indian Himalayas.