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  1. Muharraq City: a GIS-based planning strategy for its ancient heritage conservation

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

    Supervisor: Dr Alastair Pearson (Supervisor) & Collier, P. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  2. Multi criteria decision making methodology for fuzzy rule based systems and networks using TOPSIS

    Author: Yaakob, A. M. B., 2017

    Supervisor: Dr Alexander Gegov (Supervisor), Dr Mohamed Bader-El-Den (Supervisor) & Dr Janka Chlebikova (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  3. Multi expert concurrent engineering system to assist a designer

    Author: Tan, Y. C., 2007

    Supervisor: Professor David Sanders (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  4. Multi-agent based cooperative search in combinatorial optimisation

    Author: Martin, S., Feb 2013

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

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  5. Multi-player online video games for cognitive rehabilitation for the brain injured

    Author: Colman, J. E., Sep 2016

    Supervisor: Gnanayutham, P. (External person) (Supervisor), Professor Jim Briggs (Supervisor), Turner, L. (Supervisor) & Dr Alice Good (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  6. Multidimensional sustainable vehicle routing problem

    Author: Mrs Hassana Abdullahi , Oct 2018

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

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  7. Nanoparticles from alkylglyceryl-modified polysaccharides for drug delivery to the brain

    Author: Toman, P., Nov 2012

    Supervisor: Barbu, E. (Supervisor), Professor Darek Gorecki (Supervisor) & Dr John Tsibouklis (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  8. National and organisational cultural impact on talent management’s implementation: case studies from Greece

    Author: Dr Foteini Kravariti , 12 Dec 2016

    Supervisor: Mamman, A. (External person) (Supervisor) & Hossain, F. (External person) (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  9. National e-health innovation: conduct of international e-health technology transfers in Africa

    Author: Iluyemi, A., Dec 2012

    Supervisor: Professor Jim Briggs (Supervisor), Adams, C. (Supervisor) & Dr Tineke Fitch (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  10. Navigational assistance for disabled wheelchair users

    Author: Goodwin, M. J., 1999

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

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  11. New insights on police culture: a critical evaluation of direct entry into senior leadership roles in the police service

    Author: Smith, R., Sep 2016

    Supervisor: Loveday, B. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  12. New methods to improve the pixel domain steganography, steganalysis, and simplify the assessment of steganalysis tools

    Author: Khalind, O. S., Dec 2015

    Supervisor: Dr Benjamin Aziz (Supervisor), Adams, C. (Supervisor) & Hernandez-Castro, J. (External person) (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  13. New music technology systems and methods to assist teachers

    Author: Lassauniere, A., Jun 2003

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

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  14. No e-asy solution: e-working change: a case study exploring the increasing use of e-working in a local authority

    Author: Dr Hazel Beadle , 2016

    Supervisor: Gilmore, S. (Supervisor) & Dr Stephen Williams (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  15. No safety in numbers: detecting deception using a collective interviewing approach

    Author: Dr Zarah Vernham , 27 Jan 2015

    Supervisor: Professor Aldert Vrij (Supervisor), Dr Sharon Leal (Supervisor) & Dr Sam Mann (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  16. Non-linear vector interactions and cosmological self-acceleration

    Author: Hull, M. D., May 2017

    Supervisor: Professor Kazuya Koyama (Supervisor) & Tasinato, G. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  17. Nonlinear approximation schemes in relativistic cosmology

    Author: Gressel, H. A., Apr 2019

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

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  18. Novel endoscopic techniques in early gastrointestinal neoplasia

    Author: Dr Gaius Longcroft-Wheaton , 2011

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

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  19. Novel nano-particulate/polymer treatment systems for masonry enhancement and protection

    Author: MacMullen, J., Oct 2012

    Supervisor: Dr Zhong Yi Zhang (Supervisor) & Professor Hom Dhakal (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  20. Novel role for Gas6 as a positive regulator of myelination

    Author: Dr Salman Goudarzi , May 2016

    Supervisor: Dr Sassan Hafizi (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

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

    Author: Dr Joanna Nye , 2003

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

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  22. Numerical modelling approach for the management of seasonally influenced river channel entrance

    Author: Tay, M. T. W., 2018

    Supervisor: Dr Jiye Chen (Supervisor) & Dr Steve Mitchell (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  23. 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

  24. Obsolete restrictive convenants: a socio-legal analysis of the problem and solutions

    Author: Dr Emily Walsh , May 2016

    Supervisor: Goodhead, T. (Supervisor), Dr Ann Veronica Coats (Supervisor) & Dr Salam Al-Bizri (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  25. 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

  26. Oligodendrocyte precursor cells inageing and Alzheimer’s disease

    Author: Chacon De La Rocha, I., Sep 2018

    Supervisor: Professor Arthur Butt (Supervisor) & Dr Jerome Swinny (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  27. On being human in depersonalised places: a critical analysis of community psychiatric practice

    Author: Chase, M. J., May 2011

    Supervisor: Professor Alan Costall (Supervisor), Wilson, C. (Supervisor) & Zinken, J. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  28. On the edge of thermoregulation: a matter of physiology and physics

    Author: Walker, E., Sep 2015

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

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  29. Online contracting and the supply of digital content to consumers

    Author: Dr Jens Horst Krebs , 2018

    Supervisor: Macdonald, E. (External person) (Supervisor) & Tettenborn, A. (External person) (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  30. Optical and near infrared properties of massive galaxies

    Author: Higgs, T. D., Aug 2014

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

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  31. 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

  32. Optimising quality of service levels through experimentation on streaming multimedia applications using WiMAX

    Author: Dr Amanda Peart , Nov 2014

    Supervisor: Dr Mo Adda (Supervisor) & Adams, C. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  33. Optimising the outcome of lower limb arthroplasty

    Author: Rogers, B. A., Oct 2017

    Supervisor: Professor Graham Mills (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  34. Orbital pacing of Maastrichtian climate: integrated stratigraphy of the Zumaia and Sopelana sections (N-Spain)

    Author: Batenburg, S. J., Jan 2013

    Supervisor: Gale, A. (Supervisor) & Dr David Loydell (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  35. Organic contaminants in salmonid spawning grounds: occurrences and effects on the early life stages of salmonids

    Author: Crooks, L. E., Oct 2011

    Supervisor: Waring, C. P. (External person) (Supervisor) & Dr Frank Schubert (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  36. Organizational justice in an Arab context: a mixed methods study

    Author: Alotaibi, M. M., Aug 2016

    Supervisor: Dr Stephen Williams (Supervisor), Dr Liza Howe-Walsh (Supervisor) & Bozionelos, N. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  37. Outcomes of back and neck pain patients undergoing chiropractic treatment and can these be predicted?

    Author: Hurst, H. C., Oct 2011

    Supervisor: Professor Graham Mills (Supervisor), Bolton, J. E. (External person) (Supervisor) & Dewey, A. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  38. Ownership concentration: its determinants and the impact on firm performance: evidence from MENA region

    Author: Al Awfi, Y. N. S., Sep 2017

    Supervisor: Dr Konstantinos Vergos (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  39. P2RX7 purinoceptor as a therapeutic target in Duchenne muscular dystrophy

    Author: Al-khalidi, R., Mar 2017

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

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  40. P2X7 receptor knockout alleviates the pathology in the mdx mouse model of Duchenne muscular dystrophy

    Author: Sinadinos, A., Sep 2014

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

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  41. Packaging development in an ageing society: a case study approach in the United Kingdom fast-moving consumer goods industry

    Author: Mr Nicholas Ford , Nov 2014

    Supervisor: Professor Paul Trott (Supervisor), Simms, C. (External person) (Supervisor) & Hoecht, A. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  42. Palynology through the early Wenlock Ireviken Event

    Author: Llewellyn, R., Jul 2015

    Supervisor: Dr Anthony Butcher (Supervisor) & Dr David Loydell (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  43. Past and present visions of an island-city: Portsmouth's urban improvement plans 1750s-2010s.

    Author: Verenini, A., Aug 2014

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

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  44. Pathways to accountability?: Independent oversight, the right to life and the investigation of deaths involving the police

    Author: Doherty, B. J., Sep 2013

    Supervisor: Savage, S. (Supervisor) & Clements, P. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  45. Pedestrians counting and event detection In crowded environment

    Author: Shbib, R., Jul 2015

    Supervisor: Dr Shikun Zhou (Supervisor), Dr Khalil Alkadhimi (Supervisor) & Ndzi, D. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  46. People, fortunes, systems and clockspeed: a research study into the importance of information timing in the management of organisational risk

    Author: Smith, K., Dec 2011

    Supervisor: Borodzicz, E. P. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  47. Perception of emotional body language displayed by animated characters

    Author: Beck, A., Sep 2011

    Supervisor: Dr Brett Stevens (Supervisor), Van De Walle, G. (Supervisor) & Professor Kim A. Bard (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  48. Performance culture meets police culture: the relationship between political ideologies, police reform and police culture

    Author: Hadley, G. J., Oct 2014

    Supervisor: Savage, S. (Supervisor) & Golding, B. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  49. Performing Gaia: towards a deep ecocritical poetics and politics of performance

    Author: Somers, G. J., Sep 2011

    Supervisor: Symonds, D. (External person) (Supervisor), McDonald, P. (External person) (Supervisor) & Professor Justin Smith (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  50. Persons of versatility: private security officers and private policing in residential estates in Hong Kong

    Author: Kwong, W. Y. H., 2013

    Supervisor: Professor Mark Button (Supervisor) & Dr Alison Wakefield (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  51. Petrochronology and mineral chemistry of mid-crustal shear zones: new tools for tectonics and mineral exploration

    Author: Papapavlou, K., Feb 2017

    Supervisor: Dr James Darling (Supervisor) & Professor Craig Storey (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  52. 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

  53. Physical and physiological aspects of submarine tower escape

    Author: Loveman, G. A. M., Jan 2017

    Supervisor: Professor Mike Tipton (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  54. Physico-chemical and microbial factors affecting the operation of a package wastewater treatment plant

    Author: Watkins, S., May 2011

    Supervisor: May, E. (Supervisor), Williams, J. (External person) (Supervisor) & Dr Julian Mitchell (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  55. Plea bargaining in Montenegro: an examination of the workings of the current system of plea bargaining

    Author: Grgurevic, A., Feb 2017

    Supervisor: Clements, P. (Supervisor), Bretherick, D. (Supervisor) & Professor Matthew Weait (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  56. Police learning in the university context: student perceptions of the classroom environment on a police foundation degree course

    Author: Sheridan, B. J., 2014

    Supervisor: Jones, J. C. (Supervisor) & Clements, P. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  57. Policing paratexts: hegemonic masculinity and the U.S transmedia cop drama

    Author: Taylor, R., Jul 2018

    Supervisor: Professor Lincoln Geraghty (Supervisor) & Dr David Garland (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  58. Policing the Police and Crime Commissioners

    Author: Bailey, R. J., May 2017

    Supervisor: Loveday, B. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  59. Polimorfismo floral e polinização em Palicourea coriacea (Cham.) K. Schum. (Rubiaceae) no cerrado do Brasil

    Author: Sá, T. F. F. D., Mar 2018

    Supervisor: Cardoso de Castro, C. (External person) (Supervisor), Dr Rocio Perez-Barrales (Supervisor) & Consolaro, H. (External person) (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  60. Polymeric hydrogels for controlled drug delivery to the eye

    Author: Saravaiya, I. B., Jan 2007

    Supervisor: Barbu, E. (Supervisor), Dr John Tsibouklis (Supervisor), Green, K. L. (External person) (Supervisor) & Nevell, T. G. (External person) (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  61. Portsmouth Coastal Flood Vulnerability and Risk: assessment and mapping of impacts at microscale.

    Author: Percival, S., Jun 2016

    Supervisor: Dr Richard Teeuw (Supervisor) & Gale, A. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  62. Positive mental wellbeing in the transition to motherhood: : the impact of poverty and social support

    Author: Baxter, L., Dec 2018

    Supervisor: Dr Isobel Ryder (Supervisor), Burnell, K. (Supervisor) & Dr Suzannah Helps (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  63. Possessions and obsessions: fandom and the case of Arthur Conan Doyle

    Author: Brombley, K. G., Jun 2018

    Supervisor: Dr Christopher Pittard (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  64. Practitioner development: from trained technicians to reflective practitioners: a systemic study within a United Kingdom unitary authority

    Author: Summers, P., Jan 2018

    Supervisor: Welch, C. (Supervisor), Mr Peter Bednar (Supervisor) & Mr Nick Capon (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  65. Predicting individual differences in vulnerability to fraud

    Author: Dove, M., Feb 2018

    Supervisor: Dr Mark Turner (Supervisor), Dr Alessandra Fasulo (Supervisor) & Dr Darren Van Laar (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  66. Prediction of reservoir fluid properties using machine learning

    Author: Oloso, M. A., Jun 2018

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

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  67. Pregnancy on patrol: a critical exploration of the issues surrounding pregnancy, maternity and operational policing

    Author: Harding, B., Apr 2015

    Supervisor: Clements, P. (Supervisor) & James, A. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

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

    Author: Nazar, H., Feb 2012

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

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  69. Prescribing guidance and practice: exploring the factors that have an impact on prescribing in a mental health environment

    Author: Campbell, A., May 2016

    Supervisor: Brown, D. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  70. Primordial non-Gaussianity in the large-scale structure of the Universe

    Author: Tellarini, M., Mar 2016

    Supervisor: Professor David Wands (Supervisor), Dr Ashley Jacob Ross (Supervisor) & Tasinato, G. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  71. Primordial perturbations from early universe cosmology

    Author: Fonseca, J., Oct 2012

    Supervisor: Professor David Wands (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  72. Primordial perturbations from string inflation

    Author: Emery, J., Feb 2014

    Supervisor: Professor David Wands (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

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

    Author: Garrett, D., 30 Sep 2016

    Supervisor: Dr Alison Wakefield (Supervisor) & Tunley, M. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  74. 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

  75. 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

  76. 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

  77. 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

  78. 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

  79. 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

  80. Quantifying the soil community on green roofs

    Author: Dr Heather Rumble , 10 Dec 2013

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

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

  81. 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

  82. 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

  83. 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

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

    Author: O'Connor, A., May 2019

    Supervisor: Dr Joy Watts (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

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

    Author: Wingrave, J., 2011

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

    Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis