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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

"Injustice on Their Backs and Justice on Their Minds": Political Activism and the Policing of London's Afro-Caribbean Community, 1945-1993

Author: Fevre, C., 2019

Supervisor: Colley, Z. (Supervisor), Johansen, A. (Supervisor) & Graham, M. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

A ‘bump-&-hole’ approach for engineering allele-selective inhibition of the BET bromodomains

Author: Runcie, A. C., 2019

Supervisor: Ciulli, A. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

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Genetic factors associated with neuropathic pain

Author: Veluchamy, A., 2019

Supervisor: Smith, B. (Supervisor) & Palmer, C. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

Elite Identities in Scottish Family Group Portraits, 1740 - 1790

Author: Whiting, H., 2019

Supervisor: Whatley, C. (Supervisor) & Modeen, M. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

Memories of the Struggle: Representations of Political Violence in the Highlands of Scotland and the Pacific Northwest of the United States

Author: Anderson, K., 2019

Supervisor: Modeen, M. (Supervisor) & Whatley, C. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

Word representations of bilingual adults and children

Author: Terzopoulos, A., 2018

Supervisor: Duncan, L. G. (Supervisor) & Melinger, A. (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

Optimising the mix and structure of successor companies in electricity market restructuring: the theory and evidence of Indonesia

Author: Hakam, D., 2018

Supervisor: Macatangay, R. (Supervisor) & Mu, X. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

Multi-criteria Preference Aggregation Framework for Sustainable Energy Planning

Author: Santos-Ramos, R., 2018

Supervisor: Bergmann, E. (Supervisor) & Liao, X. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

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Design and Synthesis of an E3 ligase Activity-Based Probe and its Application for the Discovery of a New Class of E3 Ligase

Author: Pao, K., 2018

Supervisor: Virdee, S. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

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Orthodontic reduction of an increased overbite in adolescents - the rate and mechanism of occlusal adaptation

Author: Dunbar, E. L., 2018

Supervisor: McIntyre, G. (Supervisor) & Mossey, P. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Master's ThesisMaster of Dental Science

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

Identification and molecular characterisation of elicitor-priming for resistance in tomato against Botrytis cinerea

Author: De Vega Perez, D., 2018

Supervisor: Newton, A. (Supervisor), Stanley-Wall, N. (Supervisor) & Holden, N. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

Hardheaded & Softhearted: An optimal oil depletion policy for economic sustainability in Saudi Arabia

Author: Alkhalaf, A. A., 2018

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

Socio-economic Consequences of Climate Change

Author: Shiva, M., 2018

Supervisor: Kwiatkowski, A. (Supervisor) & Molana, H. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

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Nursing students’ attitudes towards older people and nursing older people: a comparison of two attitudinal measurement scales

Author: Dingwall, L., 2018

Supervisor: Jones, M. (Supervisor) & Whitford, H. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Master's ThesisMaster of Science

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Capsule-based Ultrasound-mediated Targeted Drug Delivery

Author: Stewart, F., 2018

Supervisor: Nathke, I. (Supervisor), Huang, Z. (Supervisor) & Cochran, S. (External person) (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

The Application of Pulsed Electron Paramagnetic Resonance to the Investigation of Protein Structure

Author: Stevens, M., 2018

Supervisor: Norman, D. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

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The Feasibility of Clinical Research in Undergraduate Dental Outreach

Author: Richardson, K. N., 2018

Supervisor: Hall, A. (Supervisor) & Clarkson, J. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

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On the phenomenon and potential applications of pulsed laser-reshaped silver nanoparticles embedded in soda-lime glass

Author: Tyrk, M. A., 2018

Supervisor: Abdolvand, A. (Supervisor) & Gillespie, W. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

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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

Optimising light-sheet microscopy for high resolution live imaging of the early development of chick embryos

Author: Bango Da Cunha Correia, R. F., 2018

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

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

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Exploring the governance of post-mining restoration in Scotland in the demise of the opencast coal industry and finding the way forward

Author: Le, H., 2018

Supervisor: Liao, X. (Supervisor) & Spray, C. (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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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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Maths and Mobile Technologies: Effects on Students’ Attitudes, Engagement and Achievement

Author: Fabian, M. K., 2018

Supervisor: Topping, K. (Supervisor) & Barron, I. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

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Computational Analysis of High-Replicate RNA-seq Data in Saccharomyces cerevisiae: Searching for New Genomic Features

Author: Copeland, N. G., 2018

Supervisor: Barton, G. (Supervisor), Schurch, N. (Supervisor) & Schofield, P. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

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Ubiquitylation regulates vesicle trafficking and innate immune responses on the phagosome of inflammatory macrophages

Author: Bilkei-Gorzo, O., 2018

Supervisor: Trost, M. (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

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

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

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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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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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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Inhibition of PLK1 by p53 and by PLK1-targeted drugs

Author: Ahmadi, M., 2018

Supervisor: Meek, D. (Supervisor), Clarke, P. R. (Supervisor) & Fuller-Pace, F. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

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Comorbid opioid dependence and chronic pain: Clinical implications

Author: Higgins, C., 2018

Supervisor: Matthews, K. (Supervisor) & Smith, B. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

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Forensic Jewellery: A Design-Led Approach to Exploring Jewellery in Forensic Human Identification

Author: Maclennan, M., 2018

Supervisor: Wilson, S. (Supervisor), Press, M. (Supervisor) & O'Neill, S. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

Disruptive Futuring: A new design approach to addressing climate change

Author: O'Donnell Hoare, N., 2018

Supervisor: Wilson, S. (Supervisor) & Rogers, J. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

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

Comparative Legal Frameworks for Payments for Ecosystem Services

Author: Jackson, S., 2018

Supervisor: Hendry, S. (Supervisor) & Spray, C. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

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

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

Investigation of Silver Enhanced Dental Restorative Materials by the Development of an In Vitro Oral Biofilm Model

Author: Elmanaseer, W. R., 2018

Supervisor: Hector, M. (Supervisor) & Edwards, D. (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