I studied oceanography at the University of Southampton, taking the opportunity to do a study year abroad at the University of Washington in Seattle, a year which really reinforced my love of observational oceanography.
After spending a couple of years working in South Wales as an oceanographic surveyor, I returned to the University of Southampton to complete my PhD, studying mesopelagic carbon flux, particularly in the region of South Georgia, Antarctica.
Arctic study to shed light on organisms key to the food chain
A research team – led by a University of Stirling expert – will set off on a scientific cruise to the Arctic Ocean this weekend in a bid to understand the behaviour of tiny organisms that are key to the food chain. Read more04 August 2019