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  1. Numerical modelling approach for the management of seasonally influenced river channel entrance

    Author: Tay, M. T. W., 2018

    Supervisor: Dr Jiye Chen (Supervisor) & Dr Steve Mitchell (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  2. Small area synthetic estimation of perceptions of alcohol and drug-related anti-social behaviour

    Author: Taylor, J. L. M., Aug 2013

    Supervisor: Professor Liz Twigg (Supervisor), Mohan, J. (External person) (Supervisor) & Jones, C. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  3. The infrastructure of chimpanzee vocal ontogeny

    Author: Derry James Taylor , Dec 2020

    Supervisor: Dr Erik Gustafsson (Supervisor) & Dr Marina Davila Ross (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  4. Biochemical and biophysical characterisation of the genetically engineered Type I restriction-modification system, EcoR124I NT

    Author: Taylor, J., 2005

    Supervisor: Kneale, G. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  5. Policing paratexts: hegemonic masculinity and the U.S transmedia cop drama

    Author: Taylor, R., Jul 2018

    Supervisor: Professor Lincoln Geraghty (Supervisor) & Dr David Garland (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  6. Design art furniture and the boundaries of function : communicative objects, performative things

    Author: Taylor, D., Sep 2011

    Supervisor: Professor Deborah Sugg Ryan (Supervisor) & Evans, S. (External person) (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  7. Geotagging matters?: the role of space and place in politicised social media discourse

    Author: Tear, A., Sep 2018

    Supervisor: Professor Richard Healey (Supervisor) & Professor Humphrey Southall (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  8. The conservation of archaeological sites in Syria: Ugarit as a case study

    Author: Dr Tarek Teba , 2016

    Supervisor: Theodossopoulos, D. (External person) (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  9. Eliciting admissions from suspects in criminal investigations

    Author: Tekin, S., 15 Jul 2016

    Supervisor: Professor Aldert Vrij (Supervisor), Dr Sam Mann (Supervisor) & Dr Sharon Leal (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  10. Primordial non-Gaussianity in the large-scale structure of the Universe

    Author: Tellarini, M., Mar 2016

    Supervisor: Professor David Wands (Supervisor), Ross, A. J. (Supervisor) & Tasinato, G. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  11. Visual odometry and mapping in natural environments for arbitrary camera motion models

    Author: Terzakis, G., Aug 2016

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  12. Effects of macroalgae, with emphasis on Sargassum spp., on coral reef recruitment processes in Martinique (French West Indies).

    Author: Thabard, M., 2012

    Supervisor: Hellio, C. (Supervisor) & Marechal, J. (External person) (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  13. Characterisation of alternative materials for human vibration representation

    Author: Thirulogasingam, T., Sep 2016

    Supervisor: Dr Ya Huang (Supervisor) & Tong, J. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  14. Burnout and work engagement levels in community pharmacists residing in three counties of the United Kingdom

    Author: Thomas, P. G., Aug 2011

    Supervisor: Portlock, J. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  15. The volumetric rate of superluminous supernovae from the Dark Energy Survey

    Author: Thomas, B. P., Aug 2019

    Supervisor: Professor Robert Crittenden (Supervisor), Percival, W. (Supervisor) & Professor David Bacon (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  16. Condition monitoring for machine health prognosis using dominance based rough sets

    Author: Thompson, F., 30 Sep 2016

    Supervisor: Brown, D. (Supervisor) & Dr Edward Smart (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  17. Living with mental illness, dying of disease: the impact of stress, depression and the self-defeating attitudes on physical health

    Author: Thomson, W., Mar 2016

    Supervisor: Wilson, C. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  18. Failures of imagination: terrorist incident response in the context of crisis management

    Author: Dr Sara Hadleigh-Dunn , Jul 2010

    Supervisor: Borodzicz, E. P. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  19. Emotional expression in social interactions of infants with and without Down syndrome

    Author: Thorsteinsson, K., Apr 2011

    Supervisor: Professor Kim A. Bard (Supervisor) & Buckley, S. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  20. Increasing the effectiveness and impact of Community Safety Partnerships in two London boroughs: practitioners’ perspectives

    Author: Thwaites, C. J., 2013

    Supervisor: Loveday, B. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  21. Coercion, drug treatment and the criminal justice system: a service user perspective

    Author: Tiquet, M., Jul 2017

    Supervisor: Dr Aaron Pycroft (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  22. Investigation of spatially and temporally varying broadband wireless urban channels

    Author: Toautachone, S., 2015

    Supervisor: Ndzi, D. (Supervisor), Dr Rinat Khusainov (Supervisor) & Professor David Sanders (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  23. Nanoparticles from alkylglyceryl-modified polysaccharides for drug delivery to the brain

    Author: Toman, P., Nov 2012

    Supervisor: Barbu, E. (Supervisor), Professor Darek Gorecki (Supervisor) & Dr John Tsibouklis (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  24. Medication errors: capture and prevention by pharmacy

    Author: Tomlin, M., Jun 2011

    Supervisor: Brown, D. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  25. The influence of national culture on customers’ attitude towards product accompanying services of TRUMPF

    Author: Tonat, S. A., Dec 2018

    Supervisor: Professor Yuksel Ekinci (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  26. An application of object-functional programming to defence modelling

    Author: Toomey, G. D., May 2019

    Supervisor: Dr Rich Boakes (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  27. In vitro studies of bone-cement interface and related work on cemented acetabular replacement

    Author: Dr Gianluca Tozzi , 29 May 2012

    Supervisor: Tong, J. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  28. Humour in the pre-sessional classroom: the perceptions of teachers of English and their international students

    Author: Ms Quyen Phuc Tran , Jan 2020

    Supervisor: Dr Peter Watkins (Supervisor), Dr Marie McCullagh (Supervisor) & Wright, S. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  29. Innovative approaches for the development of new non-toxic antifouling solutions

    Author: Trepos, R., Mar 2016

    Supervisor: Professor Joy Watts (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  30. The face of leadership: perceiving leaders from facial expression

    Author: Trichas, S., Feb 2011

    Supervisor: Schyns, B. (External person) (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  31. Price to earnings (P/E) determinants and the valuation of private firms: a cross-country comparison

    Author: Tsalkamas, I., Aug 2020

    Supervisor: Mr Richard Trafford (Supervisor) & Dr Konstantinos Kallias (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  32. An evaluation of vegetated SuDS ponds using experimental and numerical methods

    Author: Tsavdaris, A., Sep 2015

    Supervisor: Professor John Williams (Supervisor) & Mant, C. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  33. Role of deformation on partial melting of metapeletic rocks

    Author: Tumarkina, E., 2012

    Supervisor: Dr Philip Benson (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  34. Uncovering the iceberg: mandating the measurement of fraud

    Author: Tunley, M. J., Sep 2013

    Supervisor: Professor Mark Button (Supervisor) & Clements, P. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  35. Eyewitness identification for multiple perpetrator crimes: examining underlying issues in memory and decision-making

    Author: Tupper, N., Sep 2017

    Supervisor: Professor Lorraine Hope (Supervisor), Sauer, J. (Supervisor) & Professor Aldert Vrij (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  36. The creative development process within U.K. advertising agencies : an exploratory study

    Author: Dr Sarah Turnbull , Nov 2011

    Supervisor: Wheeler, C. (Supervisor) & Clark, L. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  37. Integrated correlation of the Kimmeridge Clay Formation (Late Jurassic‒Early Cretaceous): a Boreal‒Tethyan transect

    Author: Turner, H. E., Jan 2018

    Supervisor: Professor Andy Gale (Supervisor), Professor David Martill (Supervisor) & Gradstein, F. M. (External person) (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  38. Media regulation in democratic Africa: the case of Botswana

    Author: Tutwane, L. B., Sep 2019

    Supervisor: Dr Susana Sampaio-Dias (Supervisor), Dr James Dennis (Supervisor) & Professor Tony Chafer (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  39. Young people, tobacco and cannabis: social and place-based complexities in co-consumption

    Author: Tyler, R. E., Nov 2015

    Supervisor: Professor Liz Twigg (Supervisor) & Dr Julia Brown (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  40. The troublesome nature of significant learning for UK university business school students

    Author: Tymon, A., Sep 2017

    Supervisor: Dr Stephen Williams (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  41. Climate change and financial performance

    Author: Tzouvanas, P., Sep 2019

    Supervisor: Kizys, R. (Supervisor), Dr Roza Sagitova (Supervisor) & Chatziantoniou, I. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  42. Fall and injury prevention interventions: an exploration using three complementary methodologies

    Author: Dr Julie Udell , Jan 2013

    Supervisor: Dr Amy Drahota (Supervisor), Dean, T. (Supervisor) & Costall, A. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  43. Legal convergence and interpretation of the regimes of international trade and investment law: arguing a sustainable development pathway

    Author: Umar, A. I., Sep 2017

    Supervisor: Professor Munir Maniruzzaman (Supervisor) & Osborne, G. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  44. An in-depth investigation into the associations between maternal dietary intake during pregnancy and obesity and allergy outcomes in children

    Author: Vahdaninia, M., Nov 2017

    Supervisor: Dean, T. (Supervisor), MacKenzie, H. (Supervisor) & Dr Suzannah Helps (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  45. LDHA as a potential therapeutic target for medulloblastoma

    Author: Valvona, C. J., Feb 2016

    Supervisor: Pilkington, G. (Supervisor), Donovan, L. (Supervisor) & Dr Helen Fillmore (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  46. French-South African arms trade relations as a community of practice, 1955-1979

    Author: Van Der Velde, R. M., Jun 2017

    Supervisor: Professor Tony Chafer (Supervisor), Dr Natalya Vince (Supervisor) & Mr Emmanuel Godin (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  47. A Twitter-based study on the reach of a smoking cessation organisation and the social meaning of smoking

    Author: Van Diepen, C., Jan 2018

    Supervisor: Professor Liz Twigg (Supervisor) & Dr Carol Ekinsmyth (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  48. Metabotropic glutamate receptors in oligodendrocytes and astrocytes in white and grey matter brain regions

    Author: Vanzulli, I., Sep 2014

    Supervisor: Professor Arthur Butt (Supervisor) & Professor Jerome Swinny (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  49. Improving the efficiency of photovoltaic power plants with soft-computing model-based controllers

    Author: Varnham, A. A., 2007

    Supervisor: Virk, G. (External person) (Supervisor), Liu, Y. (Supervisor), Professor David Sanders (Supervisor) & Dr Djamel Azzi (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  50. Innovation in the German manufacturing SMEs: current issues, future prospects and potential remedies

    Author: Vathauer, M., Sep 2019

    Supervisor: Dr Vijay Vyas (Supervisor) & Schuhmacher, A. (External person) (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  51. Past and present visions of an island-city: Portsmouth's urban improvement plans 1750s-2010s.

    Author: Verenini, A., Aug 2014

    Supervisor: Lemes De Oliveira, F. (Supervisor), Farrelly, L. (Supervisor) & Dr Marius Kwint (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  52. The effect of embedded lies on the verbal quality of statements and implications for credibility assessment

    Author: Verigin, B. L., Dec 2019

    Supervisor: Dr Zarah Vernham (Supervisor), Professor Aldert Vrij (Supervisor) & Dr Sharon Leal (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  53. Different ladders for police progression?: reviewing black and minority officers' progression in the police service

    Author: Verma, K. K., Apr 2015

    Supervisor: Clements, P. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  54. No safety in numbers: detecting deception using a collective interviewing approach

    Author: Dr Zarah Vernham , 27 Jan 2015

    Supervisor: Professor Aldert Vrij (Supervisor), Dr Sharon Leal (Supervisor) & Dr Sam Mann (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  55. A discourse on pterosaur phylogeny

    Author: Vidovic, S. U., Aug 2016

    Supervisor: Professor David Martill (Supervisor), Unwin, D. M. (External person) (Supervisor) & Dr David Loydell (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  56. An alternative design framework for the generation of sound particles

    Author: Villez, P., Nov 2014

    Supervisor: Delve, J. (Supervisor) & Anderson, D. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  57. The awkward question: an examination of questioning techniques used by banks to prevent financial crime

    Author: Vineer, A., Dec 2018

    Supervisor: Professor Becky Milne (Supervisor) & Dr Andie Shawyer (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  58. eXtensible business reporting language semantic error checking for accounting information systems

    Author: Vipoopinyo, J., Mar 2013

    Supervisor: Dr Shikun Zhou (Supervisor), Ndzi, D. (Supervisor) & Onuh, S. (External person) (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  59. The role of TAM receptors in brain tumour cell signalling and behaviour

    Author: Vouri, M., May 2016

    Supervisor: Dr Sassan Hafizi (Supervisor), Dr Qian An (Supervisor) & Pilkington, G. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  60. Exploring resilience in children at risk of offending

    Author: Wainwright, L. E., Feb 2013

    Supervisor: Professor Claire Nee (Supervisor) & Professor Aldert Vrij (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  61. On the edge of thermoregulation: a matter of physiology and physics

    Author: Walker, E., Sep 2015

    Supervisor: Dr Jo Corbett (Supervisor), House, J. R. (Supervisor) & Professor Mike Tipton (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  62. Facial expression in chimpanzees and humans

    Author: Waller, B., 2005

    Supervisor: Professor Kim A. Bard (Supervisor) & Ost, J. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  63. An examination of the relationship between the Police Service of Northern Ireland and the Orange Order since 2001

    Author: Walls, S., Jul 2015

    Supervisor: Loveday, B. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  64. Obsolete restrictive convenants: a socio-legal analysis of the problem and solutions

    Author: Dr Emily Walsh , May 2016

    Supervisor: Goodhead, T. (Supervisor), Dr Ann Veronica Coats (Supervisor) & Dr Salam Al-Bizri (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  65. The future trend of Chinese currency renminbi exchange rates

    Author: Wang, L., 2012

    Supervisor: Judge, G. (External person) (Supervisor) & Asteris, M. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  66. Theoretical considerations in large-scale structure analyses

    Author: Shengbo Wang , Jan 2021

    Supervisor: Professor Robert Crittenden (Supervisor) & Percival, W. J. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  67. To investigate relative effectiveness of the dimensions of interactivity

    Author: Wang, H., Jul 2011

    Supervisor: Fill, C. (External person) (Supervisor) & Wheeler, C. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  68. Assessing tourism sustainability in an ancient town: the case of Lijiang, China

    Author: Wang, H., Aug 2017

    Supervisor: Collins, A. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  69. Face frontalization for facial expression recognition in the wild

    Author: Wang, Y., Sep 2018

    Supervisor: Professor Hui Yu (Supervisor), Dr Brett Stevens (Supervisor) & Mr Neil Dansey (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  70. Analysis of the initial nerve connections in the embryonic vertebrate brain

    Author: Ware, M., Nov 2010

    Supervisor: Dr Frank Schubert (Supervisor) & Dr Colin Sharpe (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  71. Lying about intentions

    Author: Warmelink, L. N., May 2012

    Supervisor: Professor Aldert Vrij (Supervisor) & Dr Sam Mann (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  72. France in Rhodesia: French policy and perceptions throughout the era of decolonisation

    Author: Warson, J. F., 2013

    Supervisor: Professor Tony Chafer (Supervisor), Mr Emmanuel Godin (Supervisor) & Evans, M. (External person) (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  73. Reptilian welfare in a biological context

    Author: Warwick, C. P., 2020

    Supervisor: Dr Matt Parker (Supervisor) & Professor Alex Ford (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  74. Closing the gap between university curriculum in entrepreneurship and entrepreneurial learning in networks : an interpretivist constructivist approach

    Author: Wasim, J., Sep 2019

    Supervisor: Dr Vijay Vyas (Supervisor), Hoecht, A. (Supervisor) & Dr Zoe Dann (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  75. Intergovernmental fiscal relations: a case study of Pakistan

    Author: Wasti, S., Sep 2013

    Supervisor: Professor Shabbar Jaffry (Supervisor) & Judge, G. (External person) (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  76. Grooming men: culture and constitution of masculine identities

    Author: Watkins, M., May 2017

    Supervisor: Professor Barry Smart (Supervisor), Peggs, K. (Supervisor) & Dr Sarah Turnbull (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  77. Physico-chemical and microbial factors affecting the operation of a package wastewater treatment plant

    Author: Watkins, S., May 2011

    Supervisor: May, E. (Supervisor), Williams, J. (External person) (Supervisor) & Mitchell, J. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  78. Information and intelligence sharing in the fight against fraud and intellectual property crime: challenges and strategies for professional practice

    Author: Watson, C., Oct 2017

    Supervisor: Professor Mark Button (Supervisor) & Wakefield, A. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  79. Social aerial circus : female experience, self-perception and self-representation

    Author: Miss Carolyn Watt , Oct 2019

    Supervisor: Dr Marius Kwint (Supervisor), Dr Matt Smith (Supervisor) & Professor Joan Farrer (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  80. Elite Association Football referee training and officiating: a comparative analysis of refereeing practices in three European Leagues’

    Author: Dr Thomas Webb , Nov 2014

    Supervisor: Professor Barry Smart (Supervisor), Professor Richard Thelwell (Supervisor) & Taylor, M. (External person) (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  81. Ice-marginal process and retreat dynamics of Norwegian plateau icefields

    Author: Paul Weber , Oct 2020

    Supervisor: Dr Harold Lovell (Supervisor) & Dr Clare Boston (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  82. Designing an economic instrument for sustainable solid waste management in the household sector

    Author: Welivita, I., Sep 2014

    Supervisor: Wattage, P. (Supervisor) & Bloor, M. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  83. Democratic legitimacy? : the online consultations of the European Commission

    Author: Weller, J., Apr 2012

    Supervisor: Professor Wolfram Kaiser (Supervisor), Wright, S. (Supervisor) & Heard-Laureote, K. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis