Edinburgh Research Explorer

Prof Simon Mudd

Personal Chair in Earth Surface Processes

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Current Research Interests

 Arid region hydrology, hillslope geomorphology, sediment transport processes, chemical weathering within soils, soil development, landsliding, landscape resoponse to transient tectonic and climatic forcing, and interactions between plants and geomorphology.

My research in a nutshell

In this video Simon describes how most salt marsh plants live at elevations between high tide and mean tide, drowning when the marsh gets too low.

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