Peter Sammonds

Peter is director of the UCL Institute for Risk and Disaster Reduction and professor of geophysics at UCL. His research aims are to investigate the mechanics of the Earth’s crust and ice sheets, directed towards studying the impacts of climate change and natural hazards, and the implications for disaster risk reduction.

Related Sessions
Saturday 17 October 2015, 12.00 Conservatory

Publications

Advances in Earth Science: from Earthquakes to Global Warming (Imperial College Press, 2007)

Should we fear democracy?

"Some of the freest speech I have enjoyed in years."
Baroness Ruth Deech QC, crossbench peer; chairman, Bar Standards Board

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