Author Archives: Matt Owen

About Matt Owen

Based at the UCL Department of Geography, I specialise in marine geohazards and submarine landslides in particular. My PhD, completed in 2013, investigated submarine mass movements on the northwest British continental margin. Current research is focused on geohazard damage assessment.

Does a warming world increase the risk of North Atlantic tsunamis?

News from another country Watching from the comfort of a European city, the images streamed from Japan of muddy, debris filled seawater flooding towns during the Sendai tsunami seemed entirely foreign. Think back though and we come to the events … Continue reading

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