Projects

Specific projects on which we are working on

Active projects

December 2019 to November 2023
  • Climate Change
  • Palaeoceanography
  • Biogeochemistry
  • Aerosols
  • Atmospheric circulation
  • Stable Isotopes
  • Wildfires
  • Organic geochemistry

Tropical climates are changing rapidly in the most populated regions of the planet. The changes largely arise from alterations in the Hadley circulation driven by natural and anthropogenic factors, ...

January 2019 to December 2021
  • Stable Isotopes
  • Oil Pollution
  • Trace Metals
  • Ecology
  • Conservation

Up to 30% of worlds rainforests overlap with conventional oil and natural gas reserves. Despite the world economic crisis, the growing global demand in oil increased from 85.3 to 95.0 million barrels

June 2018 to May 2022
  • Climate Mitigation
  • Soil chemistry
  • Biogeochemistry
  • Land Use Changes

Agricultural landscapes undergo significant above- and belowground ecosystem changes following the cessation of intensive cultivation. Improvements in soil health after agricultural land abandonment ...

November 2020 to October 2022
  • Hydroclimate
  • Anthropocene
  • Land Use Changes
  • Biomarkers
  • Climate Change
  • Environmental Chemistry
  • Environmental Forensics
  • Palaeoclimatology

The overriding aim of GEOLAKE is to disentangle the effects of climate change and anthropogenic activities on the environment and to highlight the long-term adaptation of populations in the Upper ...

March 2021 to September 2014
  • Stable Isotopes
  • Biomarkers
  • Archaeology
  • Geoarchaeology

We propose a European Joint Doctorate in response to the need for early stage training between the analytical sciences and archaeology. Archaeological chemistry, biomolecular archaeology and ...

January 2019 to December 2021
  • Climate Change
  • Palaeoceanography
  • Biogeochemistry
  • Atmospheric circulation
  • Stable Isotopes
  • Wildfires
  • Trace Metals
  • Remote Sensing
  • Chemical Oceanography
  • Biomarkers

The overall aim of the PYROWIND project is to develop an innovative palaeo-proxy approach to investigate the natural range of variability of key elements of the Hadley Circulation. Specifically, the ...

2019 to 2021

ImpactANT és reconegut com a Grup de rercerca emergent amb finançament.

  • Ecology
  • Conservation
  • Diseases

Vectorborne diseases are an important and reemerging public health problem in Latin America, particularly in the highly biodiverse Amazon Basin. In highly biodiverse ecosystems, vectorborne ...

  • Ecology
  • Conservation
  • Subsistence Hunting

According to the World Health Organization, transmission of the SARS-CoV-2 virus raised from the contact between humans and wild animals, possibly in wet markets in the Chinese city of Wuhan. Due to ...

  • Ecology
  • Conservation
  • Subsistence Hunting

Ensuring the sustainability of wildlife hunting in tropical forests is crucial to guarantee the conservation of game species and safeguard the food security and livelihoods of millions of forest ...

Past projects

January 2018 to December 2019
  • Stable Isotopes

Finalidad del proyecto: adquisición de un sistema de análisis de isótopos estables de compuestos específicos para ampliar la capacidad de análisis del Laboratorio de Análisis de Isótopos Estables de ...

September 2015 to August 2017 (and two annual renewals)
  • Palaeoceanography
  • Biogeochemistry
  • Stable Isotopes
  • Carbon cycle
  • Remote Sensing
  • Chemical Oceanography
  • Organic geochemistry
  • Biomarkers

The general topic of this proposal is the study of nitrogen isotopes in chlorins, here broadly defined as chlorophylls and their diagenetic products (i.e. dihydroporphyrins that are functionalized ...

January 2014 to December 2016 (plus two annual renewals)
  • Climate Change
  • Palaeoceanography
  • Biogeochemistry
  • Carbon cycle
  • Remote Sensing
  • Chemical Oceanography
  • Organic geochemistry

The general topic of the proposal is the study of the marine carbon cycle and its role in the climate system by driving atmospheric CO2. The investigation of this interaction is vital to ...

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