Emily Denton-Smith

Research Student

  • Lewes Road, Mithras House, University of Brighton

    BN2 4AT Brighton

If you made any changes in Pure these will be visible here soon.

Personal profile

Research interests

My research focuses on invasive species management within aquatic systems. Currently, I am starting my PhD project where I will work alongside South East Water to investigate Himalayan balsam dispersal, distribution, and exposure within the River Ouse and Cuckmere catchments.

Scholarly biography

I have been lucky enough to study for both my bachelor’s and master’s degrees at the University of Brighton. In 2017, I began my undergraduate experience where I studied BSc (Hons) in Earth and Ocean Science which laid my foundation in physical geography, ecology, GIS, remote sensing, and biology. As part of my degree, I undertook a placement year at Clarksons Research as a GIS Data Technician.

My master’s research is where my interest in invasive non-native species (INNS) management started. In particular, by integrating innovative technologies such as unmanned aerial vehicles, high-resolution multispectral images, and machine learning classification techniques to identify INNS in aquatic environments.

Education/Academic qualification

Master, University of Brighton

20212022

Award Date: 29 Oct 2022

Bachelor, University of Brighton

20172021

Award Date: 31 Aug 2021

PhD, University of Brighton

1 Nov 202231 Oct 2026

Keywords

  • GE Environmental Sciences
  • GIS
  • Ecology
  • Wetlands
  • Invasive species
  • Himalyan balsam
  • GA Mathematical geography. Cartography
  • Machine Learning
  • Spatial Analysis
  • GIS
  • Remote Sensing
  • Predicitve Distribution Modelling

Fingerprint

Dive into the research topics where Emily Denton-Smith is active. These topic labels come from the works of this person. Together they form a unique fingerprint.
  • 1 Similar Profiles