Bill McGuire

Professor
Department of Earth Sciences; Faculty of Maths & Physical Sciences
University College London
E-mail: w.mcguire@ucl.ac.uk
Page: http://www.billmcguire.co.uk/

Fields of interest:

Climate forcing of geological hazards; low frequency – high magnitude geophysical hazards and their impacts; geodetic monitoring of active volcanoes; volcano instability and collapse; volcanoes and environmental change; volcanic hazards and their mitigation; volcanic emergency protocols and procedures; identification and characterisation of megatsunami deposits

 

Recent publications:

DEEMING K.R., MCGUIRE, B. & HARROP, P., 2010:
Climate forcing of volcano lateral collapse: Evidence from Mount Etna, Sicily.
Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society A: Mathematical, Physical and Engineering Sciences, vol. 368, no. 1919, pp. 2559-2577.

MCGUIRE, B., 2010:
Potential for a hazardous geospheric response to projected future climate changes.
Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society A: Mathematical, Physical and Engineering Sciences, 368(1919), pp. 2317-2345.

LIGGINS, F., BETTS, R.A. and MCGUIRE, B., 2010:
Projected future climate changes in the context of geological and geomorphological hazards.
Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society A: Mathematical, Physical and Engineering Sciences, 368(1919), pp. 2347-2367.

COSTELLO, A., ABBAS, M., ALLEN, A., BALL, S., BELL, S., BELLAMY, R., FRIEL, S., GROCE, N., JOHNSON, A., KETT, M., LEE, M., LEVY, C., MASLIN, M., MCCOY, D., MCGUIRE, B., MONTGOMERY, H., NAPIER, D., PAGEL, C., PATEL, J., DE OLIVEIRA, J.A.P., REDCLIFT, N., REES, H., ROGGER, D., SCOTT, J., STEPHENSON, J., TWIGG, J., WOLFF, J. and PATTERSON, C., 2009:
Managing the health effects of climate change. Lancet and University College London Institute for Global Health Commission. 
The Lancet, 373(9676), pp. 1693-1733.