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Brian Irvine Dr Brian Irvine

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School of Geography
University of Leeds
Leeds LS2 9JT   UK


+44 (0) 113 34 36750

Office hours:
Most weeks: Mon - Fri, 9:00 - 17:00. Please email if not around.

Research overview

Mediterranean and European land degradation, past and present. Hydraulics and sediment dynamics of overland flow; sediment transport and turbulent flow processes; soil erosion and landforms; diffuse and acute sediment pollution; sediment control; soil/land management and water resource management. Integration of remote sensing data, variations in hydrological response and sediment supply due to anthropogenic and climatic pressure, flood frequency analysis.


Current projects

  • DESURVEY EU Framework VI

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