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Cambridge Global Food Security

An Interdisciplinary Research Centre at the University of Cambridge

Studying at Cambridge


Modelling for Food Security

This theme includes predicting:

  • Future demands for energy, land, water
  • Consequences of competing demands on land and sea for food, biodiversity, water, energy, climate stability

People specializing in this area

Academic Staff

Dr Richard Fenner

Maintenance and rehabilitation of water industry buried infrastructure assets, and also in water and wastewater treatment processes.

Foreseer - industry funded research into mining the inter-relationships between water, land and energy issues

Professor Chris Gilligan

Analysis of factors that influence and control invasion, persistence and variability of disease and other organisms using a combination of experimentation and modelling.