RCUK-DIPI-TRF-NAFOSTED Research Partnerships

See below awards funded under the Newton Fund, in collaboration with the Indonesia Science Fund (DIPI), the Thailand Research Fund (TRF) and the National Foundation for Science and Technology Development (NAFOSTED) Research Partnerships Call 2016. Please find archived call information here.

 

Atmospheric Pollution 
Project title UK Principal Investigator UK Research Organisation South East Asian Principal Investigator South East Asian Research Organisation  Lead Research Council Southeast Asia Funder
Ultrafine and Submicron Particles in the Urban Environment in Thailand - Size, Concentration, Composition and Health Impacts Dudley Shallcross University of Bristol Prof. Mathuros Ruchirawat Chulabhorn Research Institute NERC  TRF
Assessing the health impacts of air pollution in Thailand John Cherrie Institute of Occupational Medicine Assoc. Prof. Kraichat
Tantrakarnapa
MAHIDOL University MRC TRF
A Two City study of Air Quality in Vietnam David Oram University of East Anglia To Thi Hien Ho Chi Minh University of Science, Vietnam National University NERC NAFOSTED
Urban hybriD models for AiR pollution exposure Assessment (UDARA) Gordon McFiggans University of Manchester Driejana Bandung Institute of Technology  NERC DIPI
Tropical Peatlands 
Project title UK Principal Investigator UK Research Organisation South East Asian Principal Investigator South East Asian Research Organisation  Lead Research Council Southeast Asia Funder
 Harnessing multiple benefits from resilient mangrove systems Claire Quinn University of Leeds Hue Le Vietnam National University ESRC NAFOSTED
MOnitoring Mangrove ExteNT & Services (MOMENTS): What is controlling Tipping Points? Peter Bunting Aberystwyth University Dr Mohammad Basyuni, Dr THANG THI XUAN NGUYEN University of Sumatera Utara, Thuy Loi University NERC NAFOSTED, DIPI
Enhancing the benefits of tropical peatland restoration for supporting local communities and ecosystem processes. Jane Hill University of York Fahmuddin Agus ICALRRD NERC DIPI
Towards a Fire Early Warning System for Indonesia (ToFEWSI) Allan Spessa Open University (now Swansea) Dr. Muhammad Ali Imron Universitas Gadjah Mada (UGM) NERC DIPI
Water Resources
Project title UK Principal Investigator UK Research Organisation South East Asian Principal Investigator South East Asian Research Organisation  Lead Research Council Southeast Asia Funder
The resilience and sustainability of the Mekong delta to changes in water and sediment fluxes (RAMESES) Daniel Parsons University of Hull Assoc.Prof Dr Van Pham Dang Tri Can Tho Univ. NERC NAFOSTED
Assessing human impacts on the Red River system, Vietnam, to enable sustainable management Suzanne McGowan University of Nottingham Do Thu Nga Vietnamese Academy of Science and Technology (VAST) NERC NAFOSTED