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  1. Andrea Branzi y la “Città senza architettura”: De la No-Stop City a los modelos de urbanización débil

    Author: Mr Pablo Martinez Capdevila , Oct 2014

    Supervisor: Muñoz Jiménez , M. T. (External person) (Supervisor) & Quesada López, F. (External person) (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  2. 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

  3. 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

  4. An optimised and generalised node for fat tree classes

    Author: Peratikou, A., Apr 2014

    Supervisor: Dr Mo Adda (Supervisor) & Dr Bryan Carpenter (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  5. An ontology-based hybrid approach to course recommendation in higher education

    Author: Ibrahim, M. E., Jan 2019

    Supervisor: Dr Linda Yang (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  6. An investigation on the use of baked milk foods in children with cow’s milk allergy

    Author: Athanasopoulou, P., Jul 2018

    Supervisor: Professor Tara Dean (Supervisor), Venter, C. (Supervisor), Dewey, A. (Supervisor) & MacKenzie, H. (External person) (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  7. An investigation of the factors affecting the lifecycle costs of COTS-based systems

    Author: Dunn, L. M., Jun 2011

    Supervisor: Dr Tineke Fitch (Supervisor), Allan, G. (External person) (Supervisor) & Ms Jane Chandler (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  8. An investigation of the accessible information process for adults with learning disabilities

    Author: Mander, C., Jan 2013

    Supervisor: Professor Tara Dean (Supervisor), Dewey, A. (Supervisor) & Jenkins, C. (External person) (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  9. An investigation of heavy metal sediments geochemistry in Lagos Harbour, Nigeria

    Author: Bamanga, A., Mar 2019

    Supervisor: Professor Mike Fowler (Supervisor) & Professor Graham Mills (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  10. An investigation of food choice behaviour and dietary intake of children, teenagers and adults with food allergies

    Author: Sommer, I., May 2013

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

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  11. An investigation of breast support for older women

    Author: Risius, D. J., Dec 2012

    Supervisor: Professor Joanna Wakefield-Scurr (Supervisor), Professor Richard Thelwell (Supervisor) & Dr Chris Wagstaff (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  12. An investigation of ambient gameplay

    Author: Eyles, M., Sep 2012

    Supervisor: Mr Daniel Mcguire Pinchbeck (Supervisor), Hand, S. (Supervisor) & Eglin, R. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  13. An investigation of Sukuk structure risk

    Author: Alswaidan, M. W., Jan 2017

    Supervisor: Dr Arief Daynes (Supervisor) & Dr Paraskevas Pagas (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  14. An investigation into the relationship and integration between strategic quality management and corporate social responsibility: the case of some Saudi Arabian organisations

    Author: Alsaif, T., Feb 2015

    Supervisor: Savage, B. (Supervisor), Dr Debbie Reed (Supervisor) & Foley, A. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  15. 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

  16. An investigation into the applications of database techniques to the quality assurance of manufacture

    Author: Savage, B., Mar 1993

    Supervisor: Knight, J. (External person) (Supervisor) & Hoddell, S. (External person) (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  17. An investigation into the adoption of e-commerce among older people

    Author: Tauringana, M., Feb 2019

    Supervisor: Dr Alice Good (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  18. An intelligent monitoring system to predict potential catastrophic incidents

    Author: Painting, A., Jan 2014

    Supervisor: Professor David Sanders (Supervisor), Mr Nick Capon (Supervisor) & Dr Giles Tewkesbury (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  19. 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

  20. 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: Professor Tara Dean (Supervisor), MacKenzie, H. (Supervisor) & Dr Suzannah Helps (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  21. An in-depth exploration of an aphasia care pathway

    Author: Dangerfield , L., Feb 2018

    Supervisor: Dr Chris Markham (Supervisor) & Dr Isobel Ryder (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  22. An illuminative evaluation of the response of an acute healthcare NHS Trust to the National Dignity in Care Campaign in England

    Author: Gallini, A., Nov 2011

    Supervisor: Dewey, A. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  23. An extended cohesive damage model for simulating crack propagation in fibre reinforced composies

    Author: Li, X., Aug 2016

    Supervisor: Dr Jiye Chen (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  24. An exploratory analysis and synthesis of the viability of groups with salient social identities using Stafford Beer’s VSM model

    Author: Huxley, J., 2015

    Supervisor: Mr Jim Rowe (Supervisor), Asby, R. (External person) (Supervisor) & Hoecht, A. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  25. An exploration of trustworthiness in the Nigerian investment field: perspective of financial advisors and investors

    Author: Joseph, D. M., Jul 2019

    Supervisor: Professor Alessio Ishizaka (Supervisor) & Hoecht, A. H. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  26. 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

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

    Author: Chapleo, C., 2011

    Supervisor: Wheeler, C. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  28. An exploration of older case management patients’ physical health, function and strength; and the feasibility of measures of muscle strength as an aid to monitoring

    Author: Dr Nicola Jane Barnes , 2015

    Supervisor: Walsh, B. (External person) (Supervisor) & Samuel, D. (External person) (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  29. An experimental and computational study of damage and crack growth for a nickel-based superalloy under fatigue-oxidation conditions

    Author: Karabela, A., 30 Sep 2011

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

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  30. 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

  31. An examination of the emergence and the development of professional accountancy in Developing Countries

    Author: Zras, A. A., Oct 2015

    Supervisor: Professor Lisa Jack (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  32. An examination of technological capability development In the Thailand automotive industry: the role of Thai government policy from 1960-2009

    Author: Samarnbutr, C., 2012

    Supervisor: Professor Paul Trott (Supervisor) & Hoecht, A. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  33. An examination of entrepreneurial intentions of Arab entrepreneurs in Israel

    Author: Said, I., 2019

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

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  34. 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

  35. 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

  36. An evaluation of psycholinguistic analysis for financial communications in the context of institutional theory

    Author: Iyiola, B. S., May 2020

    Supervisor: Trafford, R. J. (Supervisor) & Professor Lisa Jack (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  37. An enquiry into the Chinese housing market: evidence from spatial analysis and real options

    Author: Zhi, H., 2019

    Supervisor: Dr Konstantinos Vergos (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  38. An empirical exploration of aesthetic distance through mimetic interface design in videogames

    Author: Khandaker-Kokoris, M. S. S., Apr 2015

    Supervisor: Dr Brett Stevens (Supervisor), Eyles, M. (Supervisor) & Anderson, D. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  39. An economic analysis of community safety: evidence from the City of Portsmouth

    Author: Dr Alan Leonard , Nov 2015

    Supervisor: Collins, A. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  40. An econometric investigation of the relationship between the price of oil and U.K. macroeconomic performance

    Author: Mr Robert Gausden , Apr 2013

    Supervisor: Judge, G. (External person) (Supervisor), Snell, M. (External person) (Supervisor) & Collins, A. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  41. An automated IPD cost management system: BIM and blockchain based solution

    Author: Mr Faris Ali Khairy Elghaish , Jan 2020

    Supervisor: Dr Sepehr Abrishami (Supervisor), Professor Mark Gaterell (Supervisor) & Mr Richard Wise (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

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

    Author: Toomey, G. D., May 2019

    Supervisor: Dr Rich Boakes (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  43. An analysis of the management of packaging within new product development: an investigation in the UK food and drinks sectors

    Author: Simms, C. D., Sep 2012

    Supervisor: Professor Paul Trott (Supervisor), Wheeler, C. (Supervisor) & Lowman, M. (External person) (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  44. An analysis of aspects of the Equality Act 2010

    Author: Dr James Hand , May 2016

    Supervisor: Hough, B. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

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

    Author: Dr Pere Villez , Nov 2014

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

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  46. An Investigation into Novel helicases from Plasmodium falciparum

    Author: Evans, L. S., Sep 2012

    Supervisor: Dr Darren Gowers (Supervisor), Professor Andrew Pickford (Supervisor) & Professor Anastasia Callaghan (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  47. 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

  48. Aligning the concepts of Lean Management and Value-based Management: Fosetering a shared understanding between operations and financial functions at the system level

    Author: Kaufmann, G., May 2018

    Supervisor: Dr Philip Brabazon (Supervisor) & Beyer, H. (External person) (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  49. Agent-based graphic sound synthesis and acousmatic composition

    Author: Dr Stephen Pearse , Oct 2016

    Supervisor: Moore, A. (External person) (Supervisor) & Moore, D. (External person) (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  50. Affordances of touch in multi-sensory embodied interface design

    Author: Dr Simone Gumtau , Apr 2011

    Supervisor: Dr Jenny Walden (Supervisor), Dr Marius Kwint (Supervisor) & Williams, R. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  51. Advancing student geographies: habitus, identities and (re)sensing of place

    Author: Holton, M., Aug 2013

    Supervisor: Dr Carol Ekinsmyth (Supervisor) & Twigg, L. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  52. Advanced endoscopic imaging in the gastrointestinal tract: improving the view of Neoplasia

    Author: Basford, P. J., Jul 2015

    Supervisor: Dr James Brown (Supervisor) & Mr Pradeep Bhandari (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  53. Advanced design and traffic management methods for multi-service networks

    Author: Pasias, V., Jun 2007

    Supervisor: Mr Rallis Papademetriou (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  54. Advanced FRP for flooring in buildings: a low carbon material application in the construction industry

    Author: Gao, Y., Jun 2013

    Supervisor: Dr Jiye Chen (Supervisor), Dr Zhong Yi Zhang (Supervisor) & Fox, D. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  55. Adoption of learning management systems in Saudi higher educational institutions

    Author: Khan, R. A., May 2017

    Supervisor: Adams, C. (Supervisor), Dr Penny Hart (Supervisor) & Dr Nick Savage (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  56. Adoption of international financial reporting standards in Greece: a critical approach

    Author: Mantzari, E., Nov 2013

    Supervisor: Professor Lisa Jack (Supervisor) & Hines, T. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  57. Adoption issues and the displaced child in mid-nineteenth century English culture

    Author: Cieslakowska-Evans, A., 2005

    Supervisor: Dr Christine Berberich (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  58. Adolescent-to-parent violence and abuse (APVA): an investigation into prevalence, associations and predictors in a community sample

    Author: McCloud, E. J., Sep 2017

    Supervisor: Hayden, C. (Supervisor), Dr Andie Shawyer (Supervisor) & Dr Richard Kapend (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  59. 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

  60. Addressing resistance to change: an explorative study of the potential of external coaching

    Author: Brandes, B., Apr 2020

    Supervisor: Professor Karen Johnston (Supervisor) & Lai, Y. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  61. Adapting to a new security environment: Turkey’s border security

    Author: Altinpinar, M., 2016

    Supervisor: James, A. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  62. Adaptation as an intertextual mode of practice: British nineteenth-century literature and the Hollywood Studio era

    Author: Dr Penny Chalk , 2019

    Supervisor: Dr Laurel Forster (Supervisor), Professor Justin Smith (Supervisor), Etherington Wright, C. (Supervisor) & Dr Esther Sonnet (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  63. Across the iron curtain: European socialism between World War and Cold War, 1943-1948

    Author: de Graaf, J., Apr 2015

    Supervisor: Professor Wolfram Kaiser (Supervisor), Mr Emmanuel Godin (Supervisor) & Dr Jodi Burkett (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  64. Accommodating trauma in police interviews: an exploration of rapport in investigative interviews of traumatized victims

    Author: Risan, P., Sep 2017

    Supervisor: Binder, P. (External person) (Supervisor) & Professor Becky Milne (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  65. Academic entrepreneurship in Petroleum Rentier States

    Author: Ikeatuegwu, C. A., Jan 2016

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

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  66. 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

  67. Abnormalities in P2X7 receptor expression and function in muscle of the mdx mouse model of Duchenne muscular dystrophy

    Author: Young, C. N. J., Jun 2011

    Supervisor: Professor Darek Gorecki (Supervisor) & Arkle, S. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  68. AAOIFI governance disclosure in Islamic banks: its determinants and impact on performance

    Author: Elgattani, T., Dec 2018

    Supervisor: Professor Khaled Hussainey (Supervisor) & Kallias, A. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  69. A theory of digital library metadata: the emergence of enriching and filtering

    Author: Alemu, G., Mar 2014

    Supervisor: Dr Brett Stevens (Supervisor), Ross, P. (Supervisor) & Ms Jane Chandler (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  70. A systemic study into the problem space of widening participation in UK Higher Education

    Author: Dr Lynn Day , Sep 2013

    Supervisor: Welch, C. (Supervisor) & Professor Frank Stowell (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  71. A study to develop a multi-loop learning framework for project management

    Author: Mcclory, S., Sep 2017

    Supervisor: Professor Ashraf Labib (Supervisor) & Dr Martin Read (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  72. 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

  73. A study of the psychophysiological substrates of emotion-based learning

    Author: Carter, S., 2007

    Supervisor: Professor Kim A. Bard (Supervisor) & Dr Roger Moore (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  74. A study of the perceptions of air safety and mid-air collision prevention during regulatory change

    Author: Fyfe-Green, I., Jun 2018

    Supervisor: Professor Ashraf Labib (Supervisor) & Dr Philip Brabazon (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  75. A study of the naturalisation and dispersal of a non-native bivalve, the Manila clam, Ruditapes philippinarum (Adams and Reeve 1850) in estuaries along the South coast of England

    Author: Harris, M. R., Apr 2016

    Supervisor: Professor Simon Cragg (Supervisor), Humphreys, J. (Supervisor) & Farrell, P. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis