Robert Nicholls

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e-mail address
r.j.nicholls@soton.ac.uk
Title
Professor
First Name
Robert
Surname
Nicholls
Institution
University of Southampton
Phone
+44 (0)2380 594 139
Postal Address

School of Civil Engineering & the Environment University of Southampton Highfield Southampton SO17 1BJ UK

Current Position
Research Fellow
Role at Tyndall

Professor Nicholls is currently Co-Leader of Tyndall's Cities and Coasts research programme. He is a long-term member of the Tyndall Centre researching the consequences of climate change for coastal areas and led the development of the Tyndall Centre's coastal processes simulator. His research also looks at managing and adapting to the consequences of coastal change, particularly flood and erosion management.

Role at Council
Partner Representative and Theme Co-ordinator: Cities and Coasts
Research Interests

Coastal implications of climate change: impacts and responses; Integrated assessment of coastal areas; Large-scale coastal morphological behaviour; Soft coastal engineering; Shoreline management

Personal website
http://www.civil.soton.ac.uk/staff/allstaff/staffprofile.asp?NameID=984

Research Themes

CITIES AND COASTS
MODEL FACILITIES

Expertise

Adaptation Theory and Practice

History

Member for
7 years 45 weeks
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