WISE Students



Barnaby Dobson

University of Bristol
Project: Bringing reservoir operation optimisation into practice
Supervisors: Dr Francesca Pianosi and Professor Thorsten Wagener
Email: Bd0495@my.bristol.ac.uk


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David Glover

Cardiff University
Project: Flood dynamics of the Somerset Levels using Telemac2D
Supervisors: Dr Shunqi Pan and Professor Thorsten Stoesser
Email: GloverDM@cardiff.ac.uk


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Elli Mitrou

Cardiff University
Project: Dynamics of turbulent plumes in cross-flow
Supervisors: Dr Bettina Bockelmann-Evans and Professor Thorsten Stoesser
Email: MitrouE1@cardiff.ac.uk


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Ioanna Stamataki

University of Bath
Project: Advanced hydraulic modeling for flood risk analysis
Supervisors: Dr Jun Zang and Dr Thomas Kjeldsen
Email: i.stamataki@bath.ac.uk


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James Webber

University of Exeter
Project: Surface water flood resilience
Supervisors: Professors David Butler and Guangtao Fu
Email: jw616@exeter.ac.uk


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Jonathan King

Cardiff University
Project: Modelling the decay and transport of pathogens using high performance computing
Supervisors: Professor Roger Falconer, Dr Reza Ahmadian and Dr Michaela Bray
Email: kingja@cardiff.ac.uk


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Josh Myrans

University of Exeter
Project: Automatically analysing faults in sewer networks using CCTV footage
Supervisors: Professors Zoran Kapelan and Richard Everson
Email: jm494@exeter.ac.uk


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Josie Ashe

University of Exeter
Project: Using continuous multivariate time-series data to build a real-time modelling framework for catchment scale water resource management
Supervisors: Professors Dragan Savic and Richard Brazier
Email: ja401@exeter.ac.uk


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Laurence Hawker

University of Bristol
Project: Flood inundation modelling in data sparse deltas
Supervisors: Professor Paul Bates and Dr Jeff Neal
Email: laurence.hawker@bristol.ac.uk


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Ludovica Beltrame

University of Bristol
Project: Simulating the risk of Liver Fluke infection in the UK through integrated mechanistic hydrological-epidemiological modelling
Supervisors: Professor Thorsten Wagener and Eric Morgan
Email: ludovica.beltrame@bristol.ac.uk


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Mariano Marinari

University of Bath
Project: Manure and sewage sludge processing at waste water treatment plants: potential implications on a catchment level
Supervisors: Drs Tom Arnot, Marcelle McManus and Ian Law (Wessex Water)
Email: M.Marinari@bath.ac.uk


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Nejc Coz

Cardiff University
Project: Modelling the impact of marine renewable energy structures and devices on flood risk and water quality
Supervisors: Professor Roger Falconer and Dr Reza Ahmadian
Email: CozN@cardiff.ac.uk


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Olivia Cooke

University of Bath
Project: Assessment and mitigation of storm runoff loads from an informal settlement (slum)
Supervisors: Dr Lee Bryant and Dr Thomas Kjeldsen
Email: o.c.cooke@bath.ac.uk


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Wouter Knoben

University of Bristol
Project: Towards methodical modelling: streamlining conceptual hydrological modelling options with a focus on hydrological process representation
Supervisor: Dr Ross Woods and Professor Jim Freer
Email: w.j.m.knoben@bristol.ac.uk


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Aidan Barry

University of Bath
Project: Manipulation and modelling of microalgae for enhanced wastewater phosphorus removal
Supervisors: Professor Rod Scott and Dr Tom Arnot
Email: ab604@bath.ac.uk


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Alex Stubbs

Cardiff University
Project: 2D modelling of colmation and decolmation for river restoration
Supervisors: Professor Thorsten Stoesser and Dr Bettina Bockelmann-Evans
Email: StubbsA1@Cardiff.ac.uk


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Anna Lo Jacomo

University of Bristol
Project: Assessing the resilience of water systems to multi-hazards
Supervisors: Professors Dawei Han and Alan Champneys
Email: al1773@bristol.ac.uk


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Arthur Hajalli

Cardiff University
Project: Assessment of the Bordas-Carnot losses within the diffuser of a tidal barrage using near-field CFD modelling
Supervisors: Professors Thorsten Stoesser and Shunqi Pan
Email: HajaaliA@Cardiff.ac.uk


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Cain Moylan

University of Bristol
Project: Sensitivity, uncertainty and refinement in a global flood model
Supervisors: Dr Jeff Neal and Professor Jim Freer
Email: cm15760@bristol.ac.uk


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Damian Staszek

University of Exeter
Project: Optimisation of Supply Demand Balance Model under Uncertainty
Supervisors: Professors Dragan Savic and Guangtao Fu and Richard Hill
Email: ds463@exeter.ac.uk


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Ioannis Markidis

University of Bath
Project: Small scale anaerobic digestion modelling: investigating the sustainability and economic viability of urban anaerobic digestion systems
Supervisors: Dr Tom Arnot and Dr Marta Coma
Email: im345@bath.ac.uk


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Joseph Shuttleworth

Cardiff University
Project: Shock capturing methods in flood models: with application to steep catchments and natural flood management.
Supervisors: Professor Roger Falconer and Dr Reza Ahmadian
Email: shuttleworthjd@cardiff.ac.uk


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Maria Xenochristou

University of Exeter
Project: Demand forecasting using smart metering data
Supervisors: Professors Zoran Kapelan and Slobodan Djordjevic, Jan Hofman and Dr Chris Hutton
Email: mx220@exeter.ac.uk


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Olivia Bailey

University of Bath
Project: Sewer systems of the future
Supervisors: Dr Jan Hofman and Dr Tom Arnot
Email: ob219@bath.ac.uk


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Olivia Milton-Thompson

University of Exeter
Project: A probabilistic modelling approach to assessing the risks to groundwater contamination from hydraulic fracturing for a UK shale gas industry
Supervisors: Professor Akbar Javadi and Professor Zoran Kapelan
Email: om271@exeter.ac.uk


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Paul Bayle

University of Bath
Project: Coastal adaptation under sea level rise using soft engineering
Supervisors: Christopher Blenkinsopp and Prof Gerd Masselink
Email: pmb38@bath.ac.uk


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Rosanna Lane

University of Bristol
Project: A national scale assessment of climate change impact on river flows and flooding
Supervisors: Professors Jim Freer and Thorsten Wagener

Email: Rosanna_Lane.2011@my.bristol.ac.uk


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Stamatios Christos Batelis

University of Bristol
Project: The impact of spatial discretization of hydrological models and data assimilation of satellite data on flood forecasting
Supervisors: Dr Rafael Rosolem and Professor Dawei Han
Email: sb15764@bristol.ac.uk


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Stephen Clee

Cardiff University
Project: 3-D modelling of offshore sandbank dynamics
Supervisors: Dr Shunqi Pan and Dr Catherine Wilson
Email: cleesa@cardiff.ac.uk


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Sabrina Draude

University of Exeter
Project: Methodology for Effective Operational Blockage Reduction
Supervisors: Professors Zoran Kapelan and Edward Keedwell, Emma Harris
Email: sd406@exeter.ac.uk


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Benjamin Beylard

Cardiff University
Project: Soft artificial reefs and mega-nourishment: A global innovative approach in coastal defence
Supervisors: Dr Shunqi Pan and Professor Roger Falconer
Email: BeylardB@cardiff.ac.uk


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Charles West

University of Bristol

Project: Large-scale groundwater modelling in Africa and other data sparse regions

Supervisors: Professor Thorsten Wagener and Dr Rafael Rosolem

Email: cw16952@bristol.ac.uk


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Dolores Gonzalez

University of Bath
Project: Biosensors for water quality monitoring: sensor development and signal processing
Supervisors: Dr Mirella Di Lorenzo and Dr Petra Cameron
Email: d.gonzalez@bath.ac.uk


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Eirini Nikoloudi

University of Exeter
Project: Event Management and Post Event Response Planning for Intelligent Water Networks
Supervisors: Professors Kapelan and Memon, Kevin Woodward and Dr Michele Romano
Email: en273@exeter.ac.uk


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Giovanni Musolino

Cardiff University
Project: Flood Modelling and Hazard Assessment for Extreme Events in Riverine Basins
Supervisors: Professor Roger Falconer and Dr Reza Ahmadian
Email: MusolinoGD@cardiff.ac.uk


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Gwyn Hennessey

University of Bath
Project: Beach Erosion and Recovery
Supervisors: Dr Chris Blenkinsopp, Dr Nick McCullen, Professor Ian Turner and Dr Eli Lazarus
Email: g.hennessey@bath.ac.uk


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Jack Waterhouse

University of Bath
Project: Assessing risk to water security in complex coupled catchment-reservoir systems
Supervisors: Dr Thomas Kjeldson and Dr Lee Bryant
Email: j.p.waterhouse@bath.ac.uk


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Laura Wignall

University of Exeter
Project: Flood forecasting as a tool for flood management
Supervisors: Professors Zoran Kapelan and Slobodan Djordjevic
Email: lw510@exeter.ac.uk


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Levke Ortlieb

University of Bath
Project: Understanding small scale bubble generation and their applications in water and wastewater treatment
Supervisors: Dr John Chew and Dr Jannis Wenk
Email: l.ortlieb@bath.ac.uk


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Lina Stein

University of Bristol
Project: A global approach to robust flood estimates in ungauged catchments using hydrological process knowledge
Supervisors: Dr Ross Woods and Dr Francesca Pianosi
Email: ls16959@bristol.ac.uk


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Paul Wills

University of Exeter
Project: Enhanced demand forecasting and leakage detection utilising high-resolution loggers
Supervisors: Professors Memon and Savic, Paul Merchant
Email: pw375@exeter.ac.uk


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Richard Rees

Cardiff University
Project: Modelling of geotechnical instability within earthworks arising from coastal storm surges and prolonged flood inundation events
Supervisors: Dr Shunqi Pan and Dr Michaela Bray
Email: ReesRS2@cardiff.ac.uk


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Sebastian Gnann

University of Bristol
Project: Groundwater Processes in Hydrological Models
Supervisors: Dr Nicholas Howden and Dr Ross Woods
Email: sg16200@bristol.ac.uk


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Simbi Hatchard

University of Bristol
Project: Viability of low head hydropower in developing countries under current and future conditions
Supervisor: Profssor Paul Bates, Dr Sam Williamson and Dr Francesca Pianosi
Email: sh16957@bristol.ac.uk


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