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Student theses

  1. Doctoral Thesis
  2. Primordial perturbations from early universe cosmology

    Author: Fonseca, J., Oct 2012

    Supervisor: Professor David Wands (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  3. Primordial perturbations from string inflation

    Author: Emery, J., Feb 2014

    Supervisor: Professor David Wands (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  4. Private security career paths: establishing the foundations of a structured progression model for the manned guarding sector

    Author: Garrett, D., 30 Sep 2016

    Supervisor: Wakefield, A. (Supervisor) & Tunley, M. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  5. Probabilistic techniques for estimating earthquake triggered landslide hazards

    Author: Mankelow, J. M., 1998

    Supervisor: Murphy, W. (External person) (Supervisor) & Giles, D. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  6. Procedural justice?: an examination of the Finnish approach to policing

    Author: Anthony Laird , Sep 2020

    Supervisor: Dr Sarah Charman (Supervisor) & Dr Fiona Wadie (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  7. Process development and purification of biosurfactants from bacteria

    Author: Joy, S., 2019

    Supervisor: Sharma, S. (External person) (Supervisor), Khare, S. K. (External person) (Supervisor) & Rahman, P. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  8. Process innovation strategies for implementing effective smart factories in German manufacturing companies

    Author: Jentzsch, D. G., Sep 2019

    Supervisor: Professor David Grant Pickernell (Supervisor) & Dr Alan Tait (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  9. Procoagulant activity, airway remodelling and inflammation in moderate and severe asthma

    Author: Brims, F. J. H., 2008

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

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  10. Product based information sharing in project management

    Author: Ling, B., Mar 2018

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

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  11. Product complexity: its impact on new product development and practical application

    Author: Dr Zoe Dann , Dec 2006

    Supervisor: Barclay, I. (External person) (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  12. Production and action of nitric oxide in the rat gastric mucosa

    Author: Lodge, C. S., 1 May 2002

    Supervisor: Dr James Brown (Supervisor) & Professor Matt Guille (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  13. Project management: : the implication of project management practices on project success in Saudi Arabia

    Author: Alotaibi, A. B., Jan 2019

    Supervisor: Dr Philip Brabazon (Supervisor) & Dr Jana Ries (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  14. Protection of the muscle stem cell state from premature differentiation

    Author: Berti, F., May 2016

    Supervisor: Dr Susanne Dietrich (Supervisor), Professor Matt Guille (Supervisor) & Dr Frank Schubert (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  15. Providing explicit knowledge in an experience-driven culture: levels of professionalism in intelligence analysis and its role in the law enforcement knowledge management apparatus

    Author: Syrjä, J. M., 2019

    Supervisor: Professor Francis Pakes (Supervisor), Winstone, J. (Supervisor) & Wakefield, A. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  16. Public preferences on the trade-off between privacy and surveillance in public spaces

    Author: Nasir Khan, A., Mar 2020

    Supervisor: Professor Shabbar Jaffry (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  17. Quantifying the soil community on green roofs

    Author: Dr Heather Rumble , 10 Dec 2013

    Supervisor: Gange, A. (External person) (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  18. RNA interaction studies: a pathway to the development of a surface-based technology

    Author: Phillips, J. O., Mar 2016

    Supervisor: Professor Anastasia Callaghan (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  19. ROS and mitochondrial genetic abnormalities as novel indicators to predict anticancer drug efficacy

    Author: Zaidieh, T., Apr 2020

    Supervisor: Dr Qian An (Supervisor), Dr James Smith (Supervisor) & Dr Karen E. Ball (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  20. Radical service innovation capabilities and competences and its performance measurement in the Egyptian banking sector

    Author: El Shafeey, T., 2013

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

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  21. Railway scheduling in the presence of uncertainties

    Author: Paisarnvirosrak, N., Sep 2019

    Supervisor: Dr Banafsheh Khosravi (Supervisor) & Professor Djamila Ouelhadj (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  22. Rainfall field modelling For European satellite networks

    Author: Yang, G., 2016

    Supervisor: Ndzi, D. (Supervisor), Professor David Sanders (Supervisor) & Brown, D. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  23. Reactions to the Soviet interventions in the Hungarian Revolution of 1956, amongst French and Italian Communist Party members in the shipbuilding towns of La Seyne and Monfalcone.

    Author: Haig, F., Sep 2011

    Supervisor: Evans, M. (External person) (Supervisor), Wright, S. (Supervisor) & Mr Emmanuel Godin (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  24. Receptors for hyaluronic acid and poliovirus: expression and role in glioma invasion

    Author: Dr Zaynah Maherally , Jan 2011

    Supervisor: Pilkington, G. (Supervisor) & Professor Arthur Butt (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  25. Recidivism in the Republic of Ireland: a national prospective cohort study

    Author: Barry, D. R., May 2017

    Supervisor: Dr Andy Williams (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  26. 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

  27. Reflection in policing: a study of how student constables in the Metropolitan Police conceptualise reflection

    Author: Wingrave, J., 2011

    Supervisor: Clements, P. (Supervisor) & Professor Jane Creaton (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  28. Reforming Saudi foreign direct investment laws: the legal impact, challenges and prospects

    Author: Al-Farhan, F., Mar 2012

    Supervisor: Professor Munir Maniruzzaman (Supervisor) & Welch, R. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  29. 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

  30. Rehabilitation of older people in the Lodge Rehabilitation Unit: a case study

    Author: Birchwood, L. A., Mar 2015

    Supervisor: Hatton, K. (Supervisor), Shepherd, P. (Supervisor) & Sander, R. (External person) (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  31. Relationship between microstructure and fatigue performance of 26XX aluminium alloys

    Author: Dr Sarinova Simandjuntak , 2001

    Supervisor: Shollock, B. (External person) (Supervisor), Lindley, T. (External person) (Supervisor) & McLean, M. (External person) (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  32. Renormalization for Siegel discs

    Author: Dr Andrew Burbanks , 1997

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  33. Renormalization in a variety of quasiperiodically forced systems

    Author: Adamson, L. N. C., Sep 2015

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

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  34. Repositioning independent community pharmacy in the National Health Service primary care sector

    Author: Allen McCaskill, A., 2003

    Supervisor: Jones, I. (Supervisor) & Professor Paul Rutter (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  35. Reproducing budgeting and budgeting reproduction: cases on the adaptation of Greek hotels to the financial crisis

    Author: Makrygiannakis, G., 2013

    Supervisor: Professor Lisa Jack (Supervisor) & Bowhill, B. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  36. Reptilian welfare in a biological context

    Author: Warwick, C. P., 2020

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

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  37. Reservoir quality determination and modelling of unconsolidated Canadian Oil Sands reservoir following analytical techniques

    Author: Dr Kanad Kulkarni , Feb 2018

    Supervisor: Hassan Sayed, M. (Supervisor), Dr Richard Wheaton (Supervisor) & Dr David Franklin (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  38. Resilient places? : healthcare gardens and the Maggie's Centres

    Author: Butterfield, A., 2014

    Supervisor: Professor Deborah Sugg Ryan (Supervisor), Depledge, M. (External person) (Supervisor), Hawkins, D. (External person) (Supervisor) & Kamp, D. (External person) (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  39. Resource curse reduction through innovation: the case of Kuwait

    Author: Al Sabah, M. J. A. A., Nov 2011

    Supervisor: Professor Paul Trott (Supervisor) & Professor Andy Thorpe (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  40. Responding to change? : a cultural analysis of Garda perceptions of police reform agendas within the Republic of Ireland

    Author: Corcoran, D. P., Feb 2012

    Supervisor: Dr Sarah Charman (Supervisor) & Savage, S. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  41. Responses of domestic horses (Equus caballus) to human emotional signals

    Author: Smith, A., 2017

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

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  42. Reworkings in the textual history of Gulliver’s Travels: a translational approach

    Author: Colombo, A., 2014

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

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  43. Risk management and people management: a critical reflection on how risk management can be incorporated into current HR practices

    Author: Bo, H., Sep 2014

    Supervisor: Borodzicz, E. P. (Supervisor) & Dr Martin Read (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  44. Robot force sensing using stochastic monitoring of the actuator current

    Author: Luk, B. L., 1991

    Supervisor: Billingsley, J. (External person) (Supervisor), Professor David Sanders (Supervisor) & Naghdy, F. (External person) (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  45. Robust comparisons of socio-economic well-being

    Author: Mehdi, T. F., Jul 2020

    Supervisor: Hunt, L. C. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  46. Robust control design for vehicle active suspension systems with uncertainty

    Author: Li, H., Jun 2012

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

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  47. Robust dynamic and stochastic scheduling in permutation flow shops

    Author: Al Behadili, M. R. S., Jan 2018

    Supervisor: Professor Djamila Ouelhadj (Supervisor) & Professor Dylan Jones (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  48. Role of CD15 and CD15s in the cellular mechanisms of cancer cell metastasis from lung to the brain

    Author: Jassam, S. A., Jan 2016

    Supervisor: Pilkington, G. (Supervisor), Dr Helen Fillmore (Supervisor) & Dr Zaynah Maherally (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  49. Role of deformation on partial melting of metapeletic rocks

    Author: Tumarkina, E., 2012

    Supervisor: Dr Philip Benson (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  50. Rule based systems for classification in machine learning context

    Author: Liu, H., Oct 2015

    Supervisor: Dr Alexander Gegov (Supervisor), Dr Ella Haig (Supervisor) & Dr Mohamed Bader-El-Den (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  51. Rural older adult physical activity participation and promotion in Cape Breton, Nova Scotia

    Author: Dr Chad Witcher , 2012

    Supervisor: Spencer, J. (External person) (Supervisor) & Holt, N. L. (External person) (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  52. Rutile: a new petrogenetic tool to investigate old subduction zones

    Author: Enea, C. F., Sep 2012

    Supervisor: Professor Craig Storey (Supervisor) & Professor Rob Strachan (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  53. 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

  54. Schema and deviation effects in adults’ memory for repeated events

    Author: Rubinova, E., Jun 2020

    Supervisor: Dr Jonathan Koppel (Supervisor) & Dr Hartmut Blank (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  55. School based safeguarding programmes: a critical investigation into the role of the police in schools

    Author: John, R., 2017

    Supervisor: Clements, P. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  56. School vision: a stakeholder analysis

    Author: Matalon, N., May 2018

    Supervisor: Professor Sherria Hoskins (Supervisor) & Wyatt, M. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  57. Searching for Manila: personal and political Journeys in an Asian megacity

    Author: Dr Tom Sykes , 15 Jul 2018

    Supervisor: Moore-Gilbert, B. (External person) (Supervisor), Vakil, A. (External person) (Supervisor) & Steinitz, T. (External person) (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  58. Searching for isocurvature non-Gaussianity in the CMB trispectrum

    Author: Galliano, D., Feb 2014

    Supervisor: Professor Robert Crittenden (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  59. Security practitioners’ perspectives of the Alberta Basic Security Training programme

    Author: Kitteringham, G. W., Sep 2017

    Supervisor: Wakefield, A. (Supervisor) & Mr Tom Ellis (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  60. Security sector reform and the confusion and competition nexus: the case of Kosovo

    Author: Cleland Welch, A., Mar 2011

    Supervisor: Dr Theresa Callan (Supervisor), Dr Paul Flenley (Supervisor) & Professor Wolfram Kaiser (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  61. Seismic fragility assessment of masonry buildings in the Kurdistan region

    Author: Yaseen, A. A., Oct 2015

    Supervisor: Dr Nikos Nanos (Supervisor) & Dr David Begg (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  62. Self-inflicted disasters: moral disengagement in unconventional risk, crisis and disaster management strategy

    Author: Mafimisebi, O. P., Sep 2017

    Supervisor: Dr Sara Hadleigh-Dunn (Supervisor) & Hoecht, A. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  63. Sensing and adaption for long-term hand rehabilitation

    Author: Dr Peter Ralph Boyd , 2020

    Supervisor: Dr Zhaojie Ju (Supervisor), Dr Nick Savage (Supervisor) & Professor Honghai Liu (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  64. Sensitivity to and functional effects of tricyclic agents on glioma: an immunohistochemical and in vitro study

    Author: Peregrin, K. A., Jun 2011

    Supervisor: Pilkington, G. (Supervisor) & Professor Arthur Butt (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  65. Sentiment analysis on students’ real-time feedback

    Author: Altrabsheh, N., Feb 2016

    Supervisor: Dr Ella Haig (Supervisor), Fallahkhair, S. (Supervisor) & Dr Alexander Gegov (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  66. Serum proteomic analysis of prostate cancer progression

    Author: Alruwaili, J. A., Jan 2011

    Supervisor: Aukim-Hastie, C. (External person) (Supervisor) & Dr Jeremy Mills (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  67. Sexual and seasonal dimorphisms in the dermal, dental and ampullary structures of the lesser-spotted catshark, Scyliorhinus canicula

    Author: Crooks, N., Sep 2011

    Supervisor: Waring, C. P. (External person) (Supervisor) & Professor Simon Cragg (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  68. Silvernanowires and their potential applications in 3D scaffolds for biomedical applications

    Author: Dr Arianna De Mori , Oct 2018

    Supervisor: Dr Marta Roldo (Supervisor), Dr Gianluca Tozzi (Supervisor) & Barbu, E. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  69. Sim-heuristic algorithms for Robust Vehicle Routing Problem with Stochastic Demand

    Author: Almutairi, A., Sep 2016

    Supervisor: Professor Djamila Ouelhadj (Supervisor), Professor Dylan Jones (Supervisor) & Dr Banafsheh Khosravi (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  70. Simulation model architectures for channel allocation in cellular networks

    Author: Papazoglou , P. M., Mar 2010

    Supervisor: Mr Rallis Papademetriou (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  71. Site fidelity, social structure and spatial distribution of Short-Finned Pilot Whales, Globicephala macrorhynchus, off the South West Coast of Tenerife

    Author: Hartny-Mills, L., May 2015

    Supervisor: Willis, T. J. (Supervisor) & Professor Simon Cragg (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  72. 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

  73. 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

  74. Social capital in an online brand community: Volkswagen in China

    Author: Li, C., Jul 2013

    Supervisor: Wheeler, C. (Supervisor), Christy, G. (External person) (Supervisor) & Clark, L. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  75. 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

  76. Social influences on the meta-cognitive regulation of eyewitness’ memory reports

    Author: Rechdan, J., 2016

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

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  77. Social influences on visual attention in primates

    Author: Lane, L., Sep 2008

    Supervisor: Professor Kim A. Bard (Supervisor) & Costall, A. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  78. Social intervention: supporting success, guiding desistance

    Author: Bain, A. J., Apr 2013

    Supervisor: Professor Michael Nash (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  79. Social media practices in SME marketing activities: a dynamic capability approach

    Author: Atanassova, I. V., Oct 2016

    Supervisor: Clark, L. (Supervisor), Wheeler, C. (Supervisor) & Dr Sarah Turnbull (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  80. Source apportionment and dispersion mapping of fugitive dust using directional passive monitors

    Author: Williams, W. B., Dec 2014

    Supervisor: Professor Mike Fowler (Supervisor) & Giles, D. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  81. Sources of uncertainty impacting upon sperm cryopreservation for cancer patients

    Author: Dearing, C. G., Sep 2014

    Supervisor: Kilburn, S. A. (Supervisor), Professor Matt Guille (Supervisor) & Dr Rhiannon Lloyd (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  82. Sources, occurrence and fate of Hydrocarbon pollutants in sustainable drainage systems

    Author: Roinas, G., 2015

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

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  83. Spatial data mining approaches for GIS vector data processing

    Author: Abubahia, A., Sep 2018

    Supervisor: Dr Ella Haig (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  84. Spatial effects in random walks

    Author: Alsolami, A. A., Jan 2020

    Supervisor: Dr James Burridge (Supervisor), Dr Michal Gnacik (Supervisor) & Osbaldestin, A. H. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  85. 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

  86. Spectral analysis of galaxies in the ultraviolet

    Author: Le Cras, C., May 2017

    Supervisor: Dr David Bacon (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis