Katherine Royse
Katherine Royse

Dr Katherine Royse is Science Director GeoAnalytics and Modelling for the British Geological Survey. She holds a PhD in Anorthosite petrogenesis and emplacement. She specialises in 3D Geological modelling and was previously Project Manager London and the Thames Gateway project.


The Role of Geological Data in the Smart City Agenda

Advances in the use of GIS and 3D modelling software have meant that there is now a greater opportunity to develop geo-environmental information systems for urban development, argues Dr Katherine Royse of BGS. By 2050, 70% of the world’s population will be living in cities. Cities have a majo... (read more)