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Ursula Allitt

Ursula Allitt

Godwin Institute for Quaternary Research
Department of Geography
University of Cambridge
Downing Place
Cambridge CB2 3EN
England, UK

Phone +44 1223 333922
Fax +44 1223 333392

Research Interests

Ursula is an Aerobiologist and is working with airborne fungal spores, particularly their visual identification, phenology, and the relation to inhalation asthma.

Lophodermium, ascospore, coiled after release

Current Projects

    1) The 'pollen count', a daily average concentration of grass pollen grains between
     mid-May and the end of July, in comparison with the British Aerobiology Association.

    2) Daily average counts of grass, tree and weed pollen, issued weekly, between
     mid-March and the end of September, in conjunction with the European Aeroallergen

Recent Research Articles