Rowan, John

Professor, Vice-Principal (Research, Knowledge Exchange & Wider Impact) & Personal Chair of Physical Geography

  • 641 Citations
  • 15 h-Index
20002018
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Personal profile

Research

Research expertise on water resources and different aspects of river basin management including erosion and sedimentation issues, environmental change, governance and ecohydrology.

 

Teaching

Global resources, ecosystem services and water resources management

 

Keywords

  • GB Physical geography
  • GE Environmental Sciences
  • QE Geology

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Research Output 2000 2018

agricultural catchment
sediment
catchment
connectivity
well
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food
basin
energy
water
ecosystem service
1 Citations

Natural flood management, land use and climate change trade-offs: the case of Tarland catchment, Scotland

Iacob, O., Brown, I. & Rowan, J., Aug 2017, In : Hydrological Sciences Journal. 62, 12, p. 1931-1948 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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afforestation
land use change
catchment
peak flow
climate change

Assessing temporal variations in connectivity through suspended sediment hysteresis analysis

Sherriff, S., Rowan, J., Fenton, O., Jordan, P., Melland, A. R., Mellander, P. E. & O hUallachain, D., 2016.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceAbstract

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hysteresis
suspended sediment
connectivity
temporal variation
catchment
2 Citations

Assessing the utility of geospatial technologies to investigate environmental change within lake systems

Politi, E., Rowan, J. S. & Cutler, M. E. J., 1 Feb 2016, In : Science of the Total Environment. 543, Part A, p. 791-806 16 p.

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Lakes
environmental change
lake
Rivers
Water

Activities 2004 2011

  • 1 Participation in conference
  • 1 Participation in workshop, seminar, course
  • 1 Public engagement and outreach - public lecture/debate/seminar

Environmental change and the drive for sustainable futures

John Rowan (Presenter)
7 Jun 2011

Activity: Other activity typesPublic engagement and outreach - public lecture/debate/seminar

Seventh Scientific Assembly of the International Association of Hydrological Sciences

John Rowan (Participant)
3 Apr 20059 Apr 2005

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesParticipation in conference

5th National Hydrology Seminar 2004: The Water Framework Directive - Monitoring & Modelling Issues for River Basin Management

John Rowan (Participant)
16 Nov 2004

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesParticipation in workshop, seminar, course

Press / Media

Anthology celebrates collaboration between scientists, writers and artists

John Rowan & Jean Duncan

30/09/13

1 item of media coverage

Press/Media: Other

Thesis

An evaluation of the determinants of resilience to drought in Malawi

Author: Chiroro, C., 2013

Supervisor: Findlay, A. (Supervisor), Rowan, J. (Supervisor) & Gregory, P. J. (External person) (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

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Investigating the potential of remote sensing for long-term limnological analysis at pan-continental scales

Author: Politi, E., 2010

Supervisor: Cutler, M. (Supervisor) & Rowan, J. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

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Linking soil erosion processes with arable weed seedbank dynamics to inform sustainable cropping

Author: Lewis, T. D., 2014

Supervisor: Rowan, J. (Supervisor), McKenzie, B. M. (External person) (Supervisor) & Hawes, C. (External person) (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

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Natural flood management - an Ecosystem based Adaptation response for climate change

Author: Iacob, O., 2015

Supervisor: Rowan, J. (Supervisor), Brown, I. (External person) (Supervisor) & Ellis, C. (External person) (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

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