YESI’s mission is to enable, support and promote delivery of world class interdisciplinary research on environmental sustainability at the University of York and collaborating organisations for the research community, industry and policy makers.
YESI’s innovative approach to interdisciplinary research is based on an equal partnership between physical, natural and social sciences. To facilitate these interactions YESI focuses on:
YESI aims to provide the evidence base for sustainable solutions to global environmental problems and works within three key research themes:
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Posted on Wednesday 7 December 2011
Staff from Biology, Chemistry & Electronics will be designing and building the first cable operated trace gas monitoring platform, the SkyGas proptotype, capable of monitoring trace gas fluxes from both terrestrial and aquatic systems on the new Heslington East Nature Study Area.
Latest newsGlobal Change and Biosphere Interactions Conference stimulates discussion across disciplines
Wednesday 17 April 2013
One hundred and twenty delegates gathered at the University of York last week, to hear an exciting programme of speakers, all leaders in their field, discuss the pressing environmental challenges we face, and the innovative inter-disciplinary ways in which the research community is responding.