School of Engineering

Staff Profile

Kevin Stott

Research Assistant

Background

Current Role
2017-present.  Research Assistant for the National Green Infrastructure Facility (NGIF).

The NGIF is a new full-scale laboratory for multi-disciplinary testing and demonstration in the use of green infrastructure and sustainable drainage systems (SuDS). My role involves contributions to research projects in geotechnical infrastructure monitoring and resilience, and installation of key instrumentation.

https://www.ncl.ac.uk/media/wwwnclacuk/instituteforsustainability/files/National%20Green%20Infrastructure%20Facility%20v2.pdf

Previous Positions
2016-2017.  Research Assistant.  Sustainable Urban Carbon Capture: Engineering Soils for Climate Change (SUCCESS). https://research.ncl.ac.uk/success/

Qualifications
2012-2016.  Environmental Sciences (Agricultural and Environmental Science) MEnvSci Honours.

Memberships
Institution of Agricultural Engineers (IAgrE) – Associate Member
British Society of Soil Science (BSSS)
National Farmers Union (NFU)


Research

Research Interests
Soil characteristics
Biogeochemistry of soils
Carbon capture
Green infrastructure
Sustainable agriculture
Sustainable urban drainage systems (SuDS)
Artificially engineered soils and plants

Supervision 

Esteem Indicators
2013-2015 Founder and President of the Student & Staff Soil Science Society (S5).
2015-2016 Vice-president of S5.

STEM Outreach

Publications