UCL Institute for Risk & Disaster Reduction


IRDR News

Hand-tubewell at a school in coastal Bangladesh

Focus on the Positive

Published: Feb 24, 2014 3:30:38 PM

Poster presentations and reception at the Workshop on Disaster Research

UK - Japan Symposium and Workshop on Disasters

Published: Jan 8, 2014 2:45:50 PM

After Fukushima: risk and resilience to disasters in Japan

Published: Dec 16, 2013 11:07:36 AM



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Email: irdr-enquiries@ucl.ac.uk

Phone: 02031081101

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Office location: Rm 38, 2nd floor, South Wing, UCL Main Quadrangle

Dr Stephen Edwards

Senior Research Associate

Address: Aon Benfield UCL Hazard Research Centre, Lewis Building, UCL, Gower Street, WC1E 6BT
Phone No: 020 7679 7880
Dr Stephen Edwards


Research and Teaching Interests

  • Assessment and management of risk associated with natural hazards and natural resources, particularly volcanism and water.
  • Effective application of the natural and environmental sciences in disaster risk reduction and natural resource management.
  • Research, knowledge exchange and training partnerships with businesses and humanitarian and development agencies.
  • Geology, geochemistry, mineralogy and environmental earth science.
    Field studies.

Research Publications


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