Taking to the skies: measuring volcanic gas emissions using drones

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Release date: 9/11/2018

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Press release from the University of Cambridge relating to a funding award to Dr Emma Liu (PI), who with several co-investigators (including Brendan McCormick Kilbride) are developing capability in the use of drones to monitor volcanic gas emissions

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TitleTaking to the skies: measuring volcanic gas emissions using drones
Degree of recognitionInternational
Media name/outletThe University of Cambridge
Media typeWeb
CountryUnited Kingdom
Date9/11/18
DescriptionMany of the world’s most hazardous volcanoes are either too remote or too active to make measurements safely from the ground. Cambridge Earth Scientists are now taking to the skies to investigate the gases being released by these elusive volcanoes.
URLhttps://www.esc.cam.ac.uk/about-us/news/taking-to-the-skies-measuring-volcanic-gas-emissions-using-drones
PersonsBrendan Mccormick Kilbride

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