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Student theses

  1. Doctoral Thesis
  2. The intrinsic bispectrum of the Cosmic Microwave Background

    Author: Mr Guido Walter Pettinari , 2013

    Supervisor: Professor Robert Crittenden (Supervisor) & Professor David Wands (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  3. The life-stories of young adult men in the criminal justice system: a critical narrative analysis

    Author: Devitt, K. J. M. E., Mar 2020

    Supervisor: Professor Francis Pakes (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  4. The manufacture, properties and characterisation of layered silicate reinforced spent polymer nanocomposites

    Author: Aldousiri, B., 2011

    Supervisor: Professor Hom Dhakal (Supervisor), Dr Zhong Yi Zhang (Supervisor) & Bennett, N. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  5. 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

  6. The ontogenic role of nitric oxide in the gastrointestinal tract of C57 and mdx mice

    Author: Allen, R. D., 10 Nov 2007

    Supervisor: Dr James Brown (Supervisor), Professor Darek Gorecki (Supervisor) & Professor Matt Guille (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  7. The performance of UK financial institutions over periods of market stability and volatility: 1980-2015

    Author: Kawas, S., Aug 2016

    Supervisor: Dr Everton Dockery (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  8. The prediction of flow rates in a high recirculation airlift reactor

    Author: Hinks, J. W., 1996

    Supervisor: Professor David Sanders (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  9. The problem of projects: reconceptualising the use of Project-based Learning in Media Practice Education

    Author: Hanney, R. K., 2019

    Supervisor: Dr Lexie Scherer (Supervisor), Dr Catherine Carroll-Meehan (Supervisor) & Dr Wendy Sims-Schouten (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  10. The problematic nature of modern Holocaust fiction: from Holocaust impiety to the suffering body

    Author: Dickson, D. J., Sep 2019

    Supervisor: Dr Ben Davies (Supervisor), Dr Christine Berberich (Supervisor) & Dr Mathias Seiter (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  11. 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

  12. 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

  13. 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

  14. The relationship between three dimensional human cephalic animation, audiences perception and emotional response

    Author: Dr Si Qiao , Mar 2016

    Supervisor: Eglin, R. (Supervisor), Dr Brett Stevens (Supervisor) & Powell, W. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  15. The resilience of marginal populations of Corallina officinalis (Corallinales, Rhodophyta) to climate change

    Author: Kolzenburg, R., Sep 2019

    Supervisor: Ragazzola, F. (Supervisor), Professor Craig Storey (Supervisor) & Professor Alex Ford (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  16. The road to repatriation: implications for HR policy and practice

    Author: Dr Liza Howe-Walsh , Sep 2010

    Supervisor: Professor Charlotte Rayner (Supervisor) & French, R. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  17. The role of CFTR in normal human lung microvascular endothelial cells

    Author: Khalaf, M. M., Feb 2019

    Supervisor: Professor Janis Kay Shute (Supervisor) & Dr David Laight (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  18. 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) & Professor Geoff Pilkington (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  19. The role of an A-form DNA element in transcriptional regulation of the Xenopus gata2 gene

    Author: Llewellyn, K., Oct 2008

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

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  20. The role of an immersive 3-D virtual reality environment in the development of the spatial visualisation skill of pre-registration therapeutic radiography students

    Author: Williams, A. J., May 2020

    Supervisor: Dr Jason Oakley (Supervisor), Dewey, A. (Supervisor) & Dr Mick Harper (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  21. The role of bars in disk galaxy evolution

    Author: Melvin, T., Nov 2016

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

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  22. The role of belief in the regulation and reporting of memories

    Author: Clark, A. K., Sep 2016

    Supervisor: Professor Lorraine Hope (Supervisor) & Ost, J. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  23. The role of coagulation factors in the regulation of bronchial epithelial repair in vitro

    Author: Ewen, D., Sep 2007

    Supervisor: Professor Janis Kay Shute (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  24. The role of histone variants and hnRNPs in early Xenopus laevis development

    Author: Price, R. J., Dec 2011

    Supervisor: Professor Matt Guille (Supervisor), Dr Fiona Myers (Supervisor) & Hebbes, T. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  25. The role of metamemory in eyewitness testimony performamce

    Author: Dr Renan Beningo Saraiva , Jul 2019

    Supervisor: Professor Lorraine Hope (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  26. The role of microzooplankton grazing in trace element biogeochemistry

    Author: Hamilton, A. S., May 2013

    Supervisor: Dr Michelle Hale (Supervisor) & Professor Gary Fones (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  27. 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

  28. The role of social networking in shaping hatred

    Author: Rohlfing, S., Jan 2017

    Supervisor: Professor Aldert Vrij (Supervisor), Dr Stefanie Sonnenberg (Supervisor) & Dr Sam Mann (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  29. The role of the eyes in animal-human emotional communication

    Author: Humphrey, T., May 2020

    Supervisor: McComb, K. (External person) (Supervisor) & Dr Leanne Proops (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  30. The royal dockyard worker in Edwardian England: culture, leisure and empire

    Author: Dr Melanie Marie Bassett , Mar 2014

    Supervisor: Professor Bradley Beaven (Supervisor) & Dr Karl Bell (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  31. The search for superluminous supernovae with the Dark Energy Camera

    Author: Papadopoulos, A., Apr 2016

    Supervisor: Professor Bob Nichol (Supervisor), D'Andrea, C. B. (Supervisor) & Sullivan, M. (External person) (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  32. The sub-lethal impacts of waste water effluent and its components on Gammarus pulex

    Author: Love, A. C., Sep 2017

    Supervisor: Professor Alex Ford (Supervisor) & Crooks, N. (External person) (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  33. The sum of all corruption: a grounded theory of corruption perceptions

    Author: Stiernstedt, P., Mar 2019

    Supervisor: Professor Mark Button (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  34. The sustainability of community-based ecotourism in southern Africa

    Author: Mearns, K. F., Jun 2010

    Supervisor: Edwards, V. (External person) (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  35. 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

  36. The thoughtful security practitioner: exploring reflective practice in security risk management

    Author: Alexander Nikolaus Hasenstab , Nov 2017

    Supervisor: Wakefield, A. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  37. The three aspects of police culture

    Author: Gowitzke, W., Nov 2019

    Supervisor: Dr Sarah Charman (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  38. The transparency of expertise in EU policy-making

    Author: Dr Mark Field , Mar 2015

    Supervisor: Heard-Laureote, K. (Supervisor), Professor Wolfram Kaiser (Supervisor) & Dr Robert Frith (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  39. 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

  40. The upper Silurian Downton Bone Bed of Weir Quarry, Herefordshire, England

    Author: Hauser, L. M., Oct 2019

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

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  41. The use of computational fluid dynamics to simulate the flow in a high recirculation airlift reactor

    Author: de-Souza, A. C., 2000

    Supervisor: Professor David Sanders (Supervisor) & Poland, T. (External person) (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  42. The use of measures of modularity in electronic design

    Author: Rogers, I. A., May 2012

    Supervisor: Professor David Sanders (Supervisor), Dr Giles Tewkesbury (Supervisor) & Robinson, D. (External person) (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  43. The use of selected indicators to examine marine fishery sustainability within the Nigeria-Sao Tome & Principe Joint Development Zone

    Author: Danagalan, A., May 2015

    Supervisor: Dr Jonathan Potts (Supervisor), Goodhead, T. (Supervisor) & Dr Caroline Day (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  44. 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) & Dr David Bacon (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  45. The wood boring amphipod Chelura (terebrans)

    Author: Green Etxabe, A., 2013

    Supervisor: Professor Simon Cragg (Supervisor) & Professor Alex Ford (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  46. The work of Ian McEwan: a psychodynamic reading of his work

    Author: Byrnes, B. C., 1999

    Supervisor: Saunders, J. (External person) (Supervisor) & Ryan, K. (External person) (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  47. Thermal comfort during and following water immersion in humans

    Author: Guéritée, J., Feb 2013

    Supervisor: House, J. R. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  48. Thermal modelling of the friction surfacing process

    Author: Jaworski, B., Dec 2003

    Supervisor: Professor Jim Byrne (Supervisor), Vitanov, V. I. (External person) (Supervisor), Professor David Sanders (Supervisor) & Bedford, G. M. (External person) (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  49. Time is on my side...or is it? : do our subjective experiences of time perspective and representations of time influence emotions and goal achievement?

    Author: Richmond, J., Sep 2012

    Supervisor: Wilson, C. (Supervisor), Dr Julie Cherryman (Supervisor) & Zinken, J. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  50. 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

  51. 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

  52. Tout! in context 1968-1973: French radical press at the crossroads of far left, new movements and counterculture

    Author: McGrogan, M. C., Aug 2010

    Supervisor: Evans, M. (External person) (Supervisor) & Professor Sue Wright (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  53. Towards a harmonized framework for high reliability organisations

    Author: Agwu, A., Jan 2018

    Supervisor: Professor Ashraf Labib (Supervisor) & Professor Alessio Ishizaka (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  54. Towards a subjective knowledge elicitation methodology for the development of expert systems

    Author: West, D., Apr 1991

    Supervisor: Professor Frank Stowell (Supervisor), Fluck, M. (External person) (Supervisor) & Coleman, M. (External person) (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  55. Towards a theory of e-participation: an actor-network theory (ANT) perspective

    Author: Yusuf, M., Jan 2017

    Supervisor: Adams, C. (Supervisor) & Dingley, K. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  56. Towards platforms for improved recommender systems at social media scale

    Author: Sowinski, C. D., Sep 2019

    Supervisor: Dr Bryan Carpenter (Supervisor), Dr Mohamed Bader-El-Den (Supervisor) & Dr Mo Adda (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  57. Towards the determination of surface energy at the nanoscale

    Author: Lamprou, D. A., Sep 2009

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

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  58. 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

  59. Tractive mechanisms for wall climbing robots

    Author: Cooke, D. S., 1999

    Supervisor: Prichard, B. (External person) (Supervisor) & Professor David Sanders (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  60. Trade union identities and the role of niche unionism: exploring contemporary United Kingdom trade unions

    Author: Smale, R. G., May 2017

    Supervisor: Dr Stephen Williams (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  61. Training for success: an analysis of the Irish Garda Siochana trainee programmes from 1922 to present day

    Author: Foley, J. S. M., Feb 2014

    Supervisor: Clements, P. (Supervisor), Johnston, L. (External person) (Supervisor) & Jones, J. C. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  62. Transatlantic policy networks and the formation of core Europe

    Author: Dr Brigitte Leucht , 16 Jun 2008

    Supervisor: Professor Wolfram Kaiser (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  63. Transcriptomic analysis of prostate cancer progression

    Author: Bickers, B. L., Jun 2018

    Supervisor: Dr Jeremy Mills (Supervisor), Cooper, A. J. (External person) (Supervisor) & Professor Darek Gorecki (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  64. Transforming rehabilitation: : the reconfiguration of risk within a community rehabilitation company

    Author: Clift, S., Apr 2018

    Supervisor: Professor Michael Nash (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  65. Transitional care of older patients utilising community pharmacists via the dMUR service

    Author: Ramsbottom, H., 2019

    Supervisor: Professor Paul Rutter (Supervisor) & Fitzpatrick, R. (External person) (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  66. Translation in Lydia Davis's work

    Author: Evans, M., Jun 2011

    Supervisor: O'Sullivan, C. (External person) (Supervisor) & Nicol, B. (External person) (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  67. Transnational socialist networks in the 1970s: the cases of European Community development aid and southern enlargement

    Author: Salm, C., Aug 2013

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

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  68. Trauma of the “Quasi-Prisoner” - the voice of visitors denied access at the prison gates.

    Author: Woodrow, A. J., Apr 2017

    Supervisor: Dr Jacki Tapley (Supervisor) & Professor Francis Pakes (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  69. Traversing trauma and consuming perverse pleasures in the neo-Victorian novel.

    Author: Scott, E. J., Sep 2014

    Supervisor: Dr Elodie Rousselot (Supervisor), Pulham, P. (Supervisor) & Dr Maggie Bowers (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  70. UK sales managers’ perceptions of the antecedents and moderating factors influencing the outsourcing of sales activities

    Author: Dr Beth Rogers , May 2013

    Supervisor: Dr Beth Rogers (Supervisor), Wheeler, C. (Supervisor) & Professor Paul Trott (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  71. Ultrasound sensing and hand gesture recognition for dexterous prosthetic devices

    Author: Hettiarachchi, N., Sep 2015

    Supervisor: Professor Honghai Liu (Supervisor), Dr Zhaojie Ju (Supervisor) & Hand, S. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  72. 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

  73. Undercover and collective interviewing to detect deception

    Author: Jundi, S., Sep 2013

    Supervisor: Professor Aldert Vrij (Supervisor), Professor Lorraine Hope (Supervisor) & Dr Sam Mann (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis