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Dr Alex Riley

Post Doctoral Research Associate

Faculty and Department

  • Faculty of Science and Engineering
  • Department of Geography, Geology and Environment

Qualifications

  • BSc (University of Hull)
  • MSc (University of Hull)
  • PhD (University of Sheffield)

Summary

Alex is a PDRA working on the NERC funded project "Legacy Wastes in the Coastal Zone: Environmental Risks and Management Futures" (see http://gotw.nerc.ac.uk/list_full.asp?pcode=NE%2FT003022%2F1). His research focuses primarily on the use of GIS and field studies to assess the risks posed by legacy waste landfill sites on the coastal environment, and how these risks may change under future climate scenarios.

Recent outputs

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Journal Article

Legacy iron and steel wastes in the UK: Extent, resource potential, and management futures

Riley, A. L., MacDonald, J. M., Burke, I. T., Renforth, P., Jarvis, A. P., Hudson-Edwards, K. A., …Mayes, W. M. (2020). Legacy iron and steel wastes in the UK: Extent, resource potential, and management futures. Journal of Geochemical Exploration, 219, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.gexplo.2020.106630

Research interests

Environmental Pollution; GIS; Environmental Remediation; Resource Recovery