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Visualising the impact of flood defenses

Floods can be overwhelming in more ways than one. A new mathematical tool developed by Professors Onno Bokhove, Mark Kelmanson and others helps visualise the impact of complex flood protection schemes

A flood-hit town

Multidisciplinary research

Maths, artificial intelligence, robotics and fluid dynamics sampled during Universities Minister Chris Skidmore's visit

Universities Minister Chris Skidmore at Nexus

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Professor Kevin Buzzard, Imperial College London. Part of Pure Mathematics Colloquium.

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Professor David Dritschel (University of St Andrews)

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