Prof Suzanne Leroy
Department of Life Sciences, Brunel University London
Professor Suzanne Leroy is an internationally renowned palynologist working on Eurasian Quaternary lacustrine sediment, mostly from the Caspian Seas, Dead Sea, Turkish, and central Asian lakes. Her work has provided key data to initiate the reconstruction of CS vegetation and climate changes for the last 14,000 years. SL has been part of several EU projects (eg RELIEF on earthquake limnology and Marie Curie ITN PRIDE 2015-2019 with 2 PhD students at BUL). BP have been helpful in opening doors to study CS changes. Over the years she published > 100 Thomson–Reuters rated research articles (H-index 27). Her interests are: Palynology, past vegetation and past environments; Palaeoclimate; Past natural hazards; Past biodiversity; From the Sahara to Central Asia; From the Pliocene to the present (and future).