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Student theses

  1. The relationship between emotion regulation and self-control effects on health-related exercise behaviours

    Author: Meredith, S. J., Oct 2018

    Supervisor: Dr Chris Wagstaff (Supervisor), Dr Matt Dicks (Supervisor) & Barwood, M. J. (External person) (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  2. Spectacles of suffering: self-harm in new woman writing 1880-1900

    Author: Messem, A., Mar 2014

    Supervisor: Pulham, P. (Supervisor) & Dr Charlotte Boyce (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  3. A lonely endeavour: clinical nurse leadership and the older unpopular patient in community settings

    Author: Metcalfe, J., 2014

    Supervisor: Dewey, A. (Supervisor), Burnell, K. (Supervisor) & MacKenzie, H. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  4. General relativistic effects on cosmological observations

    Author: Meures, N., Sep 2012

    Supervisor: Dr Marco Bruni (Supervisor), Professor David Wands (Supervisor) & Professor Roy Maartens (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  5. Social communication in crested macaques (Macaca nigra)

    Author: Dr Jerome Micheletta , Nov 2012

    Supervisor: Waller, B. (Supervisor) & Mr Ed Morrison (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  6. Investigating the coexistence of fiddler crabs in the Wakatobi Marine National Park, Indonesia

    Author: Michie, L., 2017

    Supervisor: Professor Simon Cragg (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  7. Linear and non-linear effects in structure formation

    Author: Milillo, I., Sep 2010

    Supervisor: Dr Marco Bruni (Supervisor), Professor David Wands (Supervisor) & Professor Roy Maartens (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  8. Eye spy a liar: the effect of deception on fixation-based measures of memory

    Author: Millen, A. E., Feb 2015

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

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  9. The effect of breast support on running biomechanics

    Author: Milligan, A., Jul 2013

    Supervisor: Professor Joanna Wakefield-Scurr (Supervisor), Dr Chris Mills (Supervisor) & Dr Jo Corbett (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  10. Fitness Standards for the Maritime and Coastguard Agency and the oil and gas industry

    Author: Dr Gemma Milligan , 18 Apr 2013

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

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  11. Countering fraud in the insurance industry : a case study of Malaysia

    Author: Mohamed, M., Sep 2013

    Supervisor: Professor Mark Button (Supervisor) & Johnston, L. (External person) (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  12. Modelling and optimization of an RFID-based supply chain network

    Author: Mohammed, A. M., Jan 2018

    Supervisor: Wang, Q. (Supervisor) & Dr Misha Filip (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  13. A customizable grammar-based framework for user-intent text classification

    Author: Dr Alaa Mohasseb , Jul 2018

    Supervisor: Dr Mohamed Bader-El-Den (Supervisor), Dr Ella Haig (Supervisor) & Dr Glenn Hadikin (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  14. Integration of principal component analysis, fuzzy C-means and artificial neural networks for localised environmental modelling of tropical climate

    Author: Mohd-Safar, N. Z., Jan 2017

    Supervisor: Ndzi, D. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  15. Sailorhoods: sailortown and sailors in the port of Portsmouth circa 1850-1900

    Author: Moon, L., Sep 2015

    Supervisor: Professor Bradley Beaven (Supervisor), Dr Karl Bell (Supervisor) & Dr Robert James (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  16. Fish and shellfish allergy: a study of prevalence, clinical characteristics and health-related quality of life in adults

    Author: Miss Harriet Rachel Moonesinghe , Aug 2016

    Supervisor: MacKenzie, H. (Supervisor), Professor Tara Dean (Supervisor), Venter, C. (Supervisor) & Dr Rebecca Stores (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  17. Exploring how fishermen respond to the challenges facing the fishing industry: a study of diversification and multiple-job holding in the English Channel fishery

    Author: Morgan, R., Jan 2013

    Supervisor: Collins, A. (Supervisor), Glenn, H. J. (Supervisor) & Bjorndal, T. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  18. Machine learning approaches for astrophysics and cosmology

    Author: Morice-Atkinson, X., Mar 2019

    Supervisor: Dr David Bacon (Supervisor) & Professor Kazuya Koyama (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  19. The effects of DNA damage caused by sperm cryopreservation in Xenopus

    Author: Morrow, S. G., Sep 2015

    Supervisor: Professor Matt Guille (Supervisor), Dr Colin Sharpe (Supervisor) & Gardner, T. (External person) (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  20. Optimisation models and heuristic methods for deterministic and stochastic inventory routing problems

    Author: Moryadee, C., Sep 2017

    Supervisor: Professor Djamila Ouelhadj (Supervisor) & Dr Graham Wall (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  21. The dynamics of bride price in Zimbabwe and the diaspora

    Author: Dr Ottis Mubaiwa , Apr 2019

    Supervisor: Professor Tamsin Bradley (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  22. Collective induced phenomena in systems of coupled oscillators

    Author: Mulhern, C., Dec 2012

    Supervisor: Dr Andrew Burbanks (Supervisor), Hennig, D. (Supervisor) & Osbaldestin, A. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  23. An integrated approach to recommending online video materials through sentiment analysis and hybrid filtering algorithms

    Author: Murad, H., Jan 2019

    Supervisor: Dr Linda Yang (Supervisor) & Dr Salem Aljareh (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  24. Regeneration and reproduction in Sabella pavonina (Savigny): developing a novel method to culture marine ornamental sabellids

    Author: Murray, J. M., Feb 2010

    Supervisor: Dr Gordon Watson (Supervisor), Bentley, M. (External person) (Supervisor) & Giangrande, A. (External person) (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  25. Sustainable design strategy: assessment of the impact of design variables on energy consumption of office buildings in Abuja, Nigeria

    Author: Mu’azu, A. I., Mar 2015

    Supervisor: Mr Roger Tyrrell (Supervisor), Dr Brett Martinson (Supervisor) & Goodhead, T. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  26. Development of a knowledge-based system methodology for designing solid waste disposal sites in arid and semiarid environments

    Author: Mwiya, S., 2003

    Supervisor: Dr David John Hughes (Supervisor) & Giles, D. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  27. Computational intelligence margin models for radiotherapeutic cancer treatment

    Author: Mzenda, B., Apr 2011

    Supervisor: Brown, D. (Supervisor), Professor Honghai Liu (Supervisor) & Dr Alexander Gegov (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  28. Molecular functions of the androgen receptor and BEX2 in breast cancer

    Author: Naderi, A., Apr 2018

    Supervisor: Dr Jeremy Mills (Supervisor) & Banting, L. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  29. Fuelwood and vegetation change in Northern Nigeria: an exploration using remote sensing (RS), geographical information systems (GIS) and field reports

    Author: Naibbi, A. I., Jun 2013

    Supervisor: Professor Richard Healey (Supervisor), Collier, P. (Supervisor) & Dr Brian Baily (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  30. An exploration of the concepts of compassion in the care of older people amongst key stakeholders in nursing education: pre-qualifying nursing students, nurse educators and clinical mentors: a qualitative study

    Author: Nathoo, B. A., 2017

    Supervisor: Hatton, K. (Supervisor), Dewey, A. (Supervisor) & Pook, C. (External person) (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  31. Investigating the implementation and sustainability of the Healthy Living Pharmacy project

    Author: Nazar, Z., May 2017

    Supervisor: Brown, D. (External person) (Supervisor), Professor Jane Portlock (Supervisor) & Professor Paul Rutter (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  32. Preparation and evaluation of a thermosensitive hydrogel for the nasal delivery of insulin

    Author: Nazar, H., Feb 2012

    Supervisor: Dr Marta Roldo (Supervisor), Dr Marisa Van Der Merwe (Supervisor) & Dr John Tsibouklis (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  33. Identification and characterization of an A-form DNA promoter and its downstream novel Rab-Gdi gene in Xenopus

    Author: Nazlamova, L. A., Feb 2016

    Supervisor: Dr Garry Scarlett (Supervisor) & Professor Matt Guille (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  34. The regulation of the determination of executive remuneration

    Author: Ndzi, E., Sep 2014

    Supervisor: Dr Lee Roach (Supervisor) & Carney, D. P. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  35. Effect of combined stressors on heat acclimation and temperate exercise

    Author: Neal, R. A., May 2017

    Supervisor: Dr Jo Corbett (Supervisor), Dr Heather Massey (Supervisor) & Professor Mike Tipton (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  36. The role of reflection in the emerging professionalisation of Teaching Assistants

    Author: Dr Chris Neanon , Feb 2019

    Supervisor: Professor Jane Creaton (Supervisor), Dr Jessica Gagnon (Supervisor) & Dr Ann Emerson (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  37. Eliciting information in intelligence interviews through priming: an examination of underlying mechanisms

    Author: Neequaye, D. A., Sep 2018

    Supervisor: Professor Aldert Vrij (Supervisor), Granhag, P. A. (External person) (Supervisor) & Dr Sharon Leal (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  38. Biophysical analysis of the Nucleosome Assembly Protein and its interaction with histones

    Author: Newman, E. R., Jan 2011

    Supervisor: Professor John McGeehan (Supervisor) & Kneale, G. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  39. Tracing galaxy evolution through internal structures

    Author: Newnham, L. C., Sep 2019

    Supervisor: Masters, K. (Supervisor), Hess, K. (External person) (Supervisor) & Professor Bob Nichol (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  40. The initial perception of humidity

    Author: Newton, M. K., Jun 2011

    Supervisor: Professor Mike Tipton (Supervisor) & Mekjavic, I. (External person) (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  41. Cybercrime in Vietnam: : a critical analysis of its regulatory framework

    Author: Nguyen, H. V., Apr 2019

    Supervisor: Dr Victoria Wang (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  42. Youth offending in Vietnam: an investigation into the relative importance of different factors associated with youth offending and the implications for intervention

    Author: Nguyen, H. N., Oct 2015

    Supervisor: Hayden, C. (Supervisor), Twigg, L. (Supervisor) & Mr Tom Ellis (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  43. The internationalisation of higher education in Vietnamese universities

    Author: Nguyen, T. P. T., Nov 2018

    Supervisor: Dr Mark Field (Supervisor), Heard-Laureote, K. (Supervisor) & Dr Nora Siklodi (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  44. A comprehensive new IT value model : “the case for Lebanon”

    Author: Nicolian, N., Mar 2014

    Supervisor: Welch, C. (Supervisor), Dr Martin Read (Supervisor) & Roberts, M. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  45. Landslide inventories for risk assessment in a world heritage site: a case study of Lulworth Cove, UK

    Author: Nillorm, M., Oct 2016

    Supervisor: Dr Andy Gibson (Supervisor) & Dr Rob Inkpen (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  46. Corporate social responsibility and sustainable development in sub-Saharan Africa: exploring the perceptions of Ugandan SME's

    Author: Nkiko, C. M., May 2013

    Supervisor: Rodgers, C. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  47. Development of a benchmarking tool to improve sales performance in a multinational corporation

    Author: Noad, J. J., Jun 2017

    Supervisor: Dr Beth Rogers (Supervisor) & Mowdy, L. (External person) (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  48. Analysing galaxy clustering for future experiments including the Dark Energy Survey

    Author: Nock, K., 2010

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

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  49. Levee stability and the evolution of ‘A’ a lava flow-fields

    Author: Nolan, M., Apr 2014

    Supervisor: Dr Carmen Solana (Supervisor) & Kilburn, C. R. J. (External person) (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  50. Implicit theory domains of technology ability and health related to people with Parkinson's engaging with a speech therapy smartphone application

    Author: Nolan, P. M. J., Feb 2016

    Supervisor: Eglin, R. (Supervisor), Dr Brett Stevens (Supervisor) & Professor Sherria Hoskins (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  51. Artificial neural network application in water resources management and flood warning: case study North West Malaysia

    Author: Noor, H. M., Nov 2017

    Supervisor: Ndzi, D. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  52. Drawing comic traditions': British television animation from 1997 to 2010

    Author: Dr Van Norris , May 2012

    Supervisor: Professor Sue Harper (Supervisor) & Dr Graham Spencer (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  53. Utzon: Travel thinking making travel studies as a site for creative-critical formation in architecture

    Author: Norskov Eriksen, L., 2018

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

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  54. A study of fade mitigation and resource management of satellite networks in rain conditions

    Author: Noussi, E., Jun 2008

    Supervisor: Gremont, B. (Supervisor) & Professor David Sanders (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  55. The economics of electricity market reforms in developing countries: an African experience and lessons

    Author: Nworie, I., Mar 2017

    Supervisor: Professor Andy Thorpe (Supervisor), Mr Robert Gausden (Supervisor) & Dr Yaseen Ghulam (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  56. Numerical development in children with Down syndrome: the role of parent-child interaction

    Author: Nye, J., 2003

    Supervisor: Emeritus Professor Sue Buckley (Supervisor) & Fluck, M. (External person) (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  57. Recovery of spermatozoa from superabsorbent polymers to assist in the forensic interpretation of sexual offences

    Author: O'Connor, A., May 2019

    Supervisor: Professor Joy Watts (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  58. How do intermediaries experience their role in facilitating communication for vulnerable defendants?

    Author: O'Mahony, B., 2013

    Supervisor: Professor Becky Milne (Supervisor) & Professor Jane Creaton (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  59. Digital spray: Channel 4, innovation and youth programming in the age of new technologies

    Author: O'Neill, M., Nov 2013

    Supervisor: Professor Lincoln Geraghty (Supervisor) & Dr Trudy Barber (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  60. The mystery of mapness: the void between mind and map

    Author: O'Neill, M., 1 Jun 2007

    Supervisor: Newland, P. (External person) (Supervisor) & Mullen, C. (External person) (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  61. Occupational fraud: a comparative study of Ghana and Nigeria

    Author: Odudu, M., Oct 2017

    Supervisor: Professor Francis Pakes (Supervisor) & Tunley, M. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  62. Nurses working in Northern Israel: the effect of religion, attitudes, perceptions and professional behaviour towards organ donation

    Author: Ogni, L., Dec 2014

    Supervisor: Dr Darren Van Laar (Supervisor) & Linnell, M. E. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  63. Measurement of supraspinatus tendon strain ration with sonoelastography: an exploratory study

    Author: Ohuegbe, C. I., Jul 2014

    Supervisor: Hatton, K. (Supervisor), Dr Jason Oakley (Supervisor) & Delf, P. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  64. A study of application level information from the volatile memory of Windows computer systems

    Author: Olajide, F. A., Sep 2011

    Supervisor: Dr Nick Savage (Supervisor), Ndzi, D. (Supervisor) & Dr Rinat Khusainov (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  65. Prediction of reservoir fluid properties using machine learning

    Author: Oloso, M. A., Jun 2018

    Supervisor: Hassan Sayed, M. (Supervisor), Dr Mohamed Bader-El-Den (Supervisor) & Dr James Buick (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  66. Formulation and preliminary evaluation of delivery vehicles for the boron neutron capture therapy of cancer

    Author: Olusanya, T., Feb 2015

    Supervisor: Dr John Tsibouklis (Supervisor) & Dr James Smith (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  67. What makes a successful volume crime investigator?

    Author: Oneill, M. P., 30 Jun 2011

    Supervisor: Professor Becky Milne (Supervisor), Grieve, J. (Supervisor) & Bull, J. (External person) (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  68. Empirical investigation of the impact of foreign direct investment on manufacturing firms and banks in Nigeria

    Author: Onyekwena, C., Jan 2012

    Supervisor: Snell, M. (Supervisor) & Collins, A. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  69. To what degree have the non-police public services adopted the National Intelligence Model? : what benefits could the National Intelligence Model deliver?

    Author: Osborn, N., May 2012

    Supervisor: James, A. (Supervisor) & Savage, S. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  70. Barriers facing e-service adopting and implementation at local environment level in Nigeria

    Author: Oseni, K. O., Feb 2017

    Supervisor: Dingley, K. (Supervisor), Dr Penny Hart (Supervisor) & Adams, C. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  71. Energy efficient cluster based algorithm for underwater sensor networks

    Author: Ovaliadis, K., Feb 2015

    Supervisor: Dr Nick Savage (Supervisor), Ndzi, D. (Supervisor) & Onuh, S. (External person) (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  72. Are markers of fibrin turnover in blood and urine increased before and during exacerbation of asthma?

    Author: Owen, J. J., Mar 2015

    Supervisor: Professor Janis Kay Shute (Supervisor) & Professor Anoop Chauhan (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  73. Developing a more effective framework for the investigative interviewing of suspected sex offenders

    Author: Oxburgh, G. E., Oct 2011

    Supervisor: Ost, J. (Supervisor), Dr Julie Cherryman (Supervisor) & Dr Paul Morris (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  74. Phenotypic and genotypic variations in floral traits that affect mating system of Collinsia heterophylla

    Author: Oyegbile, M. B., 2011

    Supervisor: Professor Scott Armbruster (Supervisor) & Professor Simon Cragg (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  75. The purification and functional study of compounds produced by Escherichia coli BP that induce and Inhibit sulphate reducing bacteria growth

    Author: Oyewole, O. A., Jun 2016

    Supervisor: Zinkevich, V. (Supervisor), Dr Julian Mitchell (Supervisor) & Banting, L. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  76. Essays on non-market returns to education: evidence from a natural experiment in Turkey

    Author: Ozer, M., Oct 2016

    Supervisor: Wohlschlegel, A. (Supervisor), Professor Andy Thorpe (Supervisor) & Torrisi, G. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  77. The taxonomic diversity of British Jurassic pterosaurs

    Author: O’Sullivan, M., Dec 2015

    Supervisor: Professor David Martill (Supervisor) & Dr David Loydell (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  78. The expression of Hex, fli1 and Tal1 proteins in Xenopus embryos

    Author: Page, S. J., Feb 2011

    Supervisor: Page, S. J. (External person) (Supervisor), Professor Matt Guille (Supervisor) & Dr Garry Scarlett (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis