Dr Helen Taylor

Dr Helen Taylor

Geochemist

Location: Keyworth

Tel: 0115 936 3047

E-mail Dr Helen Taylor

Biography

  •  2001 – ongoing : Geochemist
  •  2000 : PhD, Keele University, Silicic acid and the removal of natural organic materials from drinking water by aluminium.
  •  1996 –1997 : NERC ROPA (Realising Our Potential Award) Post Graduate Research Assistant; Amelioration of acute aluminium toxicity in Salmonid fish by silicic acid
  •  1995 : BSc (Hons) 1st class, Staffordshire University, Biology and Environmental Science

Research interests

  • Geochemistry - inorganic aqueous chemistry (aluminium, silicon and natural organic materials), analytical geochemistry including spectroscopy, bioaccessibility, partitioning
  • CO2 storage
  • Environment and health - incl. airborne particulates and human health, mercury

Current projects and collaboration

  •  2016 – ongoing : EPOS GeoEnergy Test Beds
  •  2014 –2015 : ULTimateCO2 - Understanding the Long Term Fate of Geologically Stored CO2
  •  2013 – ongoing : ESSP - Environmental Science to Services Partnership
  •  2012 – ongoing : ECCSEL - European Carbon Dioxide Capture and Storage Laboratory Infrastructure
  •  2011 –2013 : NERC/Scottish Environment Protection Agency (SEPA) Knowledge Exchange Fellow, Environment and Human Health

Experience

  •  2012 –2014 : Science Facilities Coordinator