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  1. 2011
  2. Intelligent performance assessment in a virtual electronic laboratory

    Author: Achumba, I. E., Apr 2011

    Supervisor: Dr Djamel Azzi (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  3. A novel assay for the quantification of active transcription factors

    Author: Goodhand, I. M., Mar 2011

    Supervisor: Cree, I. A. (External person) (Supervisor) & Professor Matt Guille (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  4. I.K. Brunel and William Gravatt, 1826-1841: their professional and personal relationship

    Author: Greenfield, D. J., Mar 2011

    Supervisor: Professor John Williams (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  5. Insight into the digestive processes of the wood-boring marine crustacean Limnoria quadripunctata

    Author: Malyon, G., Mar 2011

    Supervisor: Professor Simon Cragg (Supervisor) & Professor Matt Guille (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  6. 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

  7. Student engagement with formal lectures on the MPharm programme at the University of Portsmouth

    Author: Rennison, S. M., Mar 2011

    Supervisor: Professor Jane Portlock (Supervisor) & Professor David Brown (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  8. Why security doesn't work?

    Author: Speight, P., Mar 2011

    Supervisor: Borodzicz, E. P. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  9. 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

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

    Author: Trichas, S., Feb 2011

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

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  11. An English sensibility: the architecture of Oliver Hill

    Author: Holland, J., Jan 2011

    Supervisor: Dr Elizabeth Tuson (Supervisor) & Bunt, R. (External person) (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  12. An investigation into the efficacy of reflexology on acute pain in healthy human subjects

    Author: Samuel, C., Jan 2011

    Supervisor: Dr Ivor Ebenezer (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  13. 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

  14. Cathodic delamination of modelled sea cable connector assemblies

    Author: Makama, Z., Jan 2011

    Supervisor: Dr James Smith (Supervisor) & Beech, I. B. (External person) (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  15. 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

  16. An exploration of the concept of branding in the higher education sector

    Author: Chapleo, C., 2011

    Supervisor: Wheeler, C. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  17. Contribution of molecular testing histocompatability in improving haematopoietic stem cell transplant outcomes

    Author: Harvey, J., 2011

    Supervisor: Rogers, D. (Supervisor) & Professor Graham Mills (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  18. Fatigue crack growth in laser shock peened aerofoils subjected to foreign object damage

    Author: Spanrad, S. K., 2011

    Supervisor: Tong, J. (Supervisor) & Zhao, L. G. (External person) (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  19. Finance, marriage and the land: a comparative analysis of three estates in southern England, 1642-1850

    Author: James, L., 2011

    Supervisor: Chapman, J. (External person) (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  20. Novel endoscopic techniques in early gastrointestinal neoplasia

    Author: Longcroft-Wheaton, G., 2011

    Supervisor: Dr James Brown (Supervisor) & Cree, I. A. (External person) (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  21. 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

  22. 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

  23. The E-Cultural Adaption Framework (E-CAF): adapting the local travel interface for Egyptian consumers

    Author: Hagag, W., 2011

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

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  24. 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

  25. 2010
  26. Corporate governance and firm performance: the case of Kuwait

    Author: Al-Saidi, M., Dec 2010

    Supervisor: Professor Mike Page (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  27. Cross-adaptation: the effect cold habituation has on the physiological responses to acute hypoxia in humans

    Author: Dr Heather Massey , Dec 2010

    Supervisor: Professor Mike Tipton (Supervisor), Barwood, M. J. (External person) (Supervisor) & Dr Jo Corbett (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  28. Evaluation of a foundation degree for pharmacy technicians

    Author: Dr Helena Herrera , Dec 2010

    Supervisor: Professor David Brown (Supervisor) & Professor Jane Portlock (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  29. Experts going transnational: education at world exhibitions during the second half of the nineteenth century

    Author: Dittrich, K., Dec 2010

    Supervisor: Professor Wolfram Kaiser (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  30. 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

  31. Fading feminism practice process. A practice as research exploration into the fade as a ‘cite’ for écriture féminine

    Author: Savage, K., Nov 2010

    Supervisor: Allen, D. (External person) (Supervisor), Professor Sue Harper (Supervisor) & Symonds, D. (External person) (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  32. Joyful expressions in infancy: cross-species comparisons

    Author: Ross, K. M., Nov 2010

    Supervisor: Professor Kim A. Bard (Supervisor), Reddy, V. (Supervisor) & Hillstrom, A. P. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  33. Structure-function analysis of a multifunctional enzyme using the atomic force microscope

    Author: Sikora, A. E., Nov 2010

    Supervisor: Firman, K. (External person) (Supervisor), Dr James Smith (Supervisor) & Campbell, S. A. (External person) (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  34. The interdependence between stock markets of BRIC and developed countries and the impact of oil prices on this interdependence

    Author: Grigoryev, R., Nov 2010

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

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  35. A fuzzy probabilistic inference methodology for constrained 3D human motion classification

    Author: Khoury, M., 6 Oct 2010

    Supervisor: Professor Honghai Liu (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  36. Evaluating the evidence base in pharmacovigilance decision making

    Author: Tang, A., Oct 2010

    Supervisor: Professor David Brown (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  37. Strategic knowledge management system in public sector in Saudi Arabia

    Author: Alhamoudi, S. A., Oct 2010

    Supervisor: Welch, C. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  38. E-government services: an exploration of the main factors that contribute to successful implementation in Libya

    Author: Sweisi, N. A. A. O., Sep 2010

    Supervisor: Adams, C. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  39. Above all a patient should never be terrified: an examination of mental health care and treatment in Hampshire 1845-1914

    Author: Carpenter, D. T., Sep 2010

    Supervisor: Thomas, J. (Supervisor) & Dr Karl Bell (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  40. Inter-industry wage differentials and returns to education in Pakistan

    Author: Shah, V., Sep 2010

    Supervisor: Professor Shabbar Jaffry (Supervisor) & Collins, A. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  41. 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

  42. The WTO and developing countries: The missing link of international distributive justice

    Author: Altaer, A. S. A. S., Sep 2010

    Supervisor: Professor Munir Maniruzzaman (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  43. 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

  44. Weak gravitational lensing at radio wavelengths

    Author: Patel, P., Sep 2010

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

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  45. Workplace bullying through the eyes of human resource practitioners : a Bourdieusian analysis

    Author: Harrington, S., Sep 2010

    Supervisor: Professor Charlotte Rayner (Supervisor), Adam-Smith, D. (External person) (Supervisor) & Schyns, B. (External person) (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  46. A genealogy of the ethical subject in the Just War tradition

    Author: Professor Peter Lee , Aug 2010

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

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  47. 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

  48. 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

  49. Stability of self-accelerating solutions in modified gravity models

    Author: Silva, F. P., Jul 2010

    Supervisor: Professor Kazuya Koyama (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  50. A fuzzy framework for human hand motion recognition

    Author: Dr Zhaojie Ju , Jun 2010

    Supervisor: Professor Honghai Liu (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  51. 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

  52. Luminosity functions and galaxy bias in the Sloan Digital Sky Survey

    Author: Cresswell, J. G., May 2010

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

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  53. The effect of varying torso skin temperatures on thermal perceptions during moderate exercise in the heat

    Author: Davey, S., May 2010

    Supervisor: Professor Mike Tipton (Supervisor) & Barwood, M. J. (External person) (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  54. Simulation model architectures for channel allocation in cellular networks

    Author: Papazoglou , P. M., Mar 2010

    Supervisor: Mr Rallis Papademetriou (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  55. 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

  56. Wireless network segregation utilising modulo in industrial environments

    Author: Dr Athanasios Paraskelidis , Feb 2010

    Supervisor: Dr Mo Adda (Supervisor) & Gnanayutham, P. (External person) (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  57. A strange body of work: the cinematic zombie

    Author: Dr Emma Austin , 2010

    Supervisor: Professor Lincoln Geraghty (Supervisor) & Harper, S. (External person) (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  58. 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

  59. Laboratory simulation of reservoir-induced seismicity

    Author: Ying, W. (. L., 2010

    Supervisor: Dr Philip Benson (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  60. The Central American Common Market (CACM): an analysis of economic integration and competitiveness

    Author: Deras, J. E., 2010

    Supervisor: Professor Andy Thorpe (Supervisor) & Snell, M. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  61. 2009
  62. Muharraq City: a GIS-based planning strategy for its ancient heritage conservation

    Author: AlSulaiti, A. M. G. M., Sep 2009

    Supervisor: Pearson, A. (Supervisor) & Collier, P. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  63. 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

  64. Usage and safety of herbal medicines in patients attending primary and secondary care clinics in Abu Dhabi, UAE

    Author: Al Braik, F. A., Sep 2009

    Supervisor: Professor David Brown (Supervisor) & Professor Paul Rutter (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  65. The day of German unity 1990-2005: redefining the past, present and future

    Author: Ball, C. S., 5 May 2009

    Supervisor: Professor Wolfram Kaiser (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  66. Crime prediction and detection with data mining

    Author: Grover, V., Feb 2009

    Supervisor: Professor Max Bramer (Supervisor), Adderley, R. (External person) (Supervisor), Dr Alexander Gegov (Supervisor) & Professor David Sanders (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  67. Behavioural correlates of the equine stereotypy phenotype

    Author: Dr Matt Parker , Jan 2009

    Supervisor: Redhead, E. S. (External person) (Supervisor) & Goodwin, D. (External person) (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  68. A study of the relationship between the painter's intention and the spectator's interpretation, employing methods of social inquiry within the image field of football culture

    Author: Ms Jackie West , 2009

    Supervisor: Quinn, M. (External person) (Supervisor) & Blacklock, G. (External person) (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  69. Bayesian network based intelligent mobility strategies for wireless sensor networks

    Author: Coles, M. D., 2009

    Supervisor: Dr Djamel Azzi (Supervisor), Haynes, B. P. (External person) (Supervisor) & Professor David Sanders (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  70. Electronic assessment systems & generic models of student assessment

    Author: Chester, S. D., 2009

    Supervisor: Professor David Sanders (Supervisor), Dr Giles Tewkesbury (Supervisor) & Dr Alexander Gegov (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  71. Story as a function of gameplay in First Person Shooters and an analysis of FPS diegetic content 1998-2007

    Author: Mr Daniel Mcguire Pinchbeck , 2009

    Supervisor: Dr Brett Stevens (Supervisor), Dr Darren Van Laar (Supervisor) & Kalus, A. (External person) (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  72. 2008
  73. Administering Europe: community officials and the bureaucratic integration of Europe (1952-1967)

    Author: Seidel, K., 11 Nov 2008

    Supervisor: Professor Wolfram Kaiser (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  74. 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

  75. Social influences on visual attention in primates

    Author: Lane, L., Sep 2008

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

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  76. Diffusing human rights standards: minority rights in Estonia and Slovakia

    Author: Brosig, M., 18 Jun 2008

    Supervisor: Professor Wolfram Kaiser (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  77. 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

  78. 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

  79. Stochastic methods and genetic algorithms for neural network learning

    Author: Georgieva, A., Feb 2008

    Supervisor: Dr Ivan Jordanov (Supervisor), Dr Alexander Gegov (Supervisor), Perez-Fontan, F. (External person) (Supervisor) & Professor David Sanders (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  80. The effects of individual and social factors on children's perceptions and suggestibility

    Author: Almerigogna, J., Feb 2008

    Supervisor: Ost, J. (Supervisor), Dr Lucy Akehurst (Supervisor) & Fluck, M. (External person) (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  81. Biologically inspired robotic search strategies in chemical fields

    Author: Fisher, P. C., 2008

    Supervisor: Cripps, M. (External person) (Supervisor) & Professor David Sanders (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  82. Mechanism of nonlinear biodynamic response of the human body exposed to whole-body vibration

    Author: Dr Ya Huang , 2008

    Supervisor: Griffin, M. J. (External person) (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  83. 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

  84. Targeting intracellular neutrophil elastase in the treatment of airway inflammation in cystic fibrosis

    Author: Clarke, S. L., 2008

    Supervisor: Professor Janis Kay Shute (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  85. 2007
  86. 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

  87. An examination into the efficacy of police advanced investigative interview training?

    Author: Griffiths, A., Oct 2007

    Supervisor: Professor Becky Milne (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  88. 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