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


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

After Gaza: the return of anti-semitism?

"Five debates a day sounds a bit daunting beforehand, but I really loved it. The speakers are so knowledgeable and passionate about their chosen topic, and the amount of time dedicated to questions from the audience was great as it really brought in alternative views."
Exeter University student

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