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Mr James Latham

Profile summary

  • Research Student
  • Research Student
  • Faculty of Science, Technology, Engineering & Mathematics
  • School of Environment, Earth & Ecosystem Sciences
  • james.latham

Professional biography

I am a part-time postgraduate research student interested in flood risk management and the role that land management has on the frequency and impact of flooding. I have worked as a civil engineer in flood risk management for over eight years and am interested in the way in which natural processes can be used to reduce the risk of flooding.

Research interests

  • Natural Flood Management
  • Land Use Management
  • Soil Structure
  • Soil Moisture
  • Hydrological Modelling
  • Hydraulic Modelling
  • Sustainable Agriculture

External collaborations

Project contributors include: Environment Agency, Centre for Ecology and Hydrology, National Trust, Natural England.

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