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The Distortionary Effect of Production Sharing Contract in Upstream Petroleum Industry

Author: Moridifarimani, F., 2018

Supervisor: Mu, X. (Supervisor) & Mackay, E. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

Visual form, visible nature: radical landscape poetry and Romantic environmental aesthetics

Author: Widger, E., 2018

Supervisor: Roberts, A. (Supervisor) & Macdonald, M. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

Dissecting the molecular basis of the anti-bacterial activity of the Type VI Secretion System in Serratia marcescens 

Author: Mariano, G., 2018

Supervisor: Coulthurst, S. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

Characterisation of the cell-surface localised palmitoyl acyl transferase, DHHC5

Author: Plain, F., 2018

Supervisor: Fraser, N. (Supervisor), Hales, T. (Supervisor) & Fuller, W. (External person) (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

Spatio-temporal Modelling of Gene Regulatory Networks

Author: Mitchell, E. I., 2018

Supervisor: Chaplain, M. (Supervisor) & Rocha, S. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

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The Cultural, Organisational and Contextual Processes that Might Affect the Implementation of Massage in Lebanese Neonatal Intensive Care Units: A study Informed by Normalization Process Theory

Author: Abdallah, B., 2018

Supervisor: Jones, M. (Supervisor), Whitford, H. (Supervisor) & Bradbury-Jones, C. (External person) (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

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From ‘Sacred’ to ‘Secular’?: The Hermeneutical Future of Religion in the Thought of Gianni Vattimo and Charles Taylor

Author: Thomas, R., 2018

Supervisor: Davey, J. (Supervisor) & Woodward, A. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

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Structural characterization of bacterial membrane proteins via molecular dynamics simulations and electrophysiology

Author: Tamburrino, G., 2018

Supervisor: Zachariae, U. (Supervisor) & Hunter, W. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

Structural studies of paired PHD finger-bromodomain chromatin-binding modules: targeting epigenetic readers with chemical probes

Author: Amato, A., 2018

Supervisor: Ciulli, A. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

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Age-dependent regulation of hippocampal excitatory synaptic transmission by leptin

Author: Mcgregor, G., 2018

Supervisor: Harvey, J. (Supervisor) & Irving, A. J. (External person) (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

Digital Diaspora and (Re)mediating Black Women in Britain

Author: Sobande, F., 2018

Supervisor: Fearfull, A. (Supervisor), Clarke, D. (Supervisor) & Brownlie, D. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

HIF and NF-ĸB Crosstalk: The Role of HIF-1β as an Inducer of the Inflammatory Response

Author: D'Ignazio, L., 2018

Supervisor: Rocha, S. (Supervisor) & Hay, R. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

Braiding of Coronal Loops and Consequences for Coronal Heating

Author: Ritchie, M., 2018

Supervisor: Hornig, G. (Supervisor) & Pontin, D. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

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VHL inhibitors as chemical probes of the hypoxia signalling pathway

Author: Frost, J., 2018

Supervisor: Ciulli, A. (Supervisor) & Rocha, S. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

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“Can I influence urban change?”: A study of Chinese university students’ participation in planning in an age of urban transformation

Author: Ren, Y., 2018

Supervisor: Illsley, B. (Supervisor), Gopinath, D. (Supervisor), Peel, D. (Supervisor) & Cumming, A. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

The Development and Use of Non-Screen Based Interactive Textile Objects for Family Communication

Author: Mcnicoll, J., 2018

Supervisor: Lim, S. C. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

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The investigation of pyrolysis products of South African street drug, nyaope

Author: Phokedi, G. N., 2018

Supervisor: Nic Daeid, N. (Supervisor) & Black, S. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

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Elastic Characterization of ex vivo Human Prostate Tissue Using Vibration Optical Coherence Elastography and Second Harmonic Generation Microscopy

Author: Ling, Y., 2018

Supervisor: Huang, Z. (Supervisor), McGloin, D. (Supervisor) & Nabi, G. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

The nature and extent of physical abuse in Saudi Arabia homes and schools

Author: Alsehaimi, A., 2018

Supervisor: Hodson, V. (Supervisor) & Barron, I. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

Small-molecule approaches to interrogate the druggability of the VHL E3 Cullin RING Ubiquitin Ligase

Author: Soares, P., 2018

Supervisor: Ciulli, A. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

Quality of Life and Health Related Quality of Life in Patients with End Stage Renal Disease: an Omani Context

Author: Alrajhi, W., 2018

Supervisor: Rattray, J. (Supervisor), Jones, M. (Supervisor) & Al Battashi, A. (External person) (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

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Evaluating and Improving the Assessment and Consistency of Feedback within the Clinical Skills Laboratory at Dundee Dental School

Author: Mhanni, A. A., 2018

Supervisor: Hall, A. (Supervisor), Ricketts, D. (Supervisor) & Chadwick, R. G. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

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Sustainable development: Why is it not delivering on its promises?

Author: Gonzalez Redin, J., 2018

Supervisor: Cutler, M. (Supervisor), Dawson, T. (Supervisor), J. Gordon, I. (External person) (Supervisor), Polhill, G. (External person) (Supervisor) & Hill, R. (External person) (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

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Spontaneous Raman spectroscopy: Exploring applicability in drug discovery and the medical sciences

Author: Rabl, T., 2018

Supervisor: Read, K. (Supervisor) & McGloin, D. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

Novel Approaches to Power Scaling In Mode-Locked Laser Diode Based Ultrashort Pulse Sources

Author: Forrest, A. F., 2018

Supervisor: Cataluna, M. (Supervisor) & Weijer, C. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

Nonlinear Dynamics of Microcirculation and Energy Metabolism for the Prediction of Cardiovascular Risk

Author: Smirni, S., 2018

Supervisor: Khan, F. (Supervisor) & MacDonald, M. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

Promoting the Recognition and Enforcement of Civil and Commercial Judgments: Lessons from the Experiences of South Africa and Nigeria

Author: Okoli, P., 2018

Supervisor: McEleavy, P. (Supervisor), Fiorini, A. (Supervisor) & Hartmann, J. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

Behaviour of epoxy filled flat-face joints in concrete for wave energy converters

Author: Khosravi, N., 2018

Supervisor: Newlands, M. (Supervisor) & Jones, R. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

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The development and evaluation of assessment tools and a model of reading development for supporting pupils within the Scottish policy context of closing the attainment gap in reading

Author: Campbell, J., 2018

Supervisor: Jindal-Snape, D. (Supervisor) & Roger, A. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Educational Psychology

A Framework for Speechreading Acquisition Tools

Author: Gorman, B. M., 2018

Supervisor: Flatla, D. (Supervisor) & McKenna, S. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

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Exile, Authorship, and 'The Good German': A Reconsideration of the Screenplays and Novels of Emeric Pressburger

Author: McDonald, C. E., 2018

Supervisor: Hoyle, B. (Supervisor) & Williams, K. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

Screw piles as offshore foundations : Numerical and physical modelling

Author: Al-Baghdadi, T., 2018

Supervisor: Brown, M. (Supervisor) & Knappett, J. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

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Technologies in Practice: Paul Ricoeur and the Hermeneutics of Technique

Author: Carney, E., 2018

Supervisor: Smith, D. (Supervisor), Mei, T. (Supervisor) & Davey, N. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

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Computational analysis and method development for high throughput transcriptomics and transcriptional regulatory inference in plants

Author: Guo, W., 2018

Supervisor: Zhang, R. (Supervisor), Brown, J. (Supervisor), Waugh, R. (Supervisor) & Lin, P. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

Stability and Legitimate Expectations in International Energy Investments: An Analysis of the Interplay between the Two Concepts

Author: Kopar, R., 2019

Supervisor: Cameron, P. (Supervisor) & Dow, S. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

A Multi-Perspective Qualitative Exploration of Early-Career Medical Trainee Experiences of Rotational Transitions

Author: Smithies, A., 2019

Supervisor: Ker, J. (Supervisor) & Howden, S. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

Basic Legal Principles for International Electric Power Interconnections: Regional Perspectives to foster their Worldwide Application

Author: Romero, C., 2019

Supervisor: Dow, S. (Supervisor) & Bergmann, A. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

Thiel Plastination: Improving the Aesthetics and Flexibility of Traditional Plastinated Specimens

Author: Hunter, A., 2019

Supervisor: Lamb, C. (Supervisor) & Vorstius, J. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

Photonic Tweezers for Optical Manipulation of Cells and Tissues

Author: Ferro, V., 2019

Supervisor: McGloin, D. (Supervisor) & Weijer, K. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

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Discovery of high quality molecular leads and screening collections for CNS drug targets

Author: Farnaby, W., 2019

Supervisor: Ciulli, A. (Supervisor) & Read, K. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

Exploring and understanding the personal and professional value conflicts experience for undergraduate nursing students in Saudi Arabia

Author: Yaseen, H. M., 2019

Supervisor: Smith, K. (Supervisor), Fenton, J. (Supervisor) & Cameron, J. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

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Investigating the role of SWI/SNF chromatin remodelling complex in Clear Cell Renal Cell Carcinoma

Author: Wu, M., 2019

Supervisor: Owen-Hughes, T. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

Primary care antimicrobial stewardship: Impact on prescribing and resistance

Author: Hernandez Santiago, V., 2019

Supervisor: Guthrie, B. (Supervisor) & Marwick, C. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

The Effect of Allopurinol on Left Ventricular Mass in Patients with Treated Essential Hypertension

Author: Gingles, C., 2019

Supervisor: George, J. (Supervisor) & Struthers, A. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Medicine

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Identifying candidate genes/loci influencing barley secondary cell wall properties

Author: Learmonth, A., 2019

Supervisor: Halpin, C. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

Cardiovascular Effects of Metformin on Left Ventricular Hypertrophy in Nondiabetic Patients with Coronary Artery Disease

Author: Mohan, M., 2019

Supervisor: Lang, C. (Supervisor) & George, J. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

Development of hydraulic propulsion for colonoscopic devices

Author: Coleman, S., 2019

Supervisor: Cuschieri, A. (Supervisor) & Cochran, S. (External person) (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy