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Elucidating the biological function of the uncharacterised protein FAM83G/PAWS1: Role in Wnt signalling through its interaction with Caseine Kinase 1α

Author: Bozatzi, P., 2018

Supervisor: Sapkota, G. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

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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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Returns to Education: Evidence from the UK

Author: Xu, L., 2018

Supervisor: Zhu, Y. (Supervisor) & Seaman, P. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

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The Acute Effects of Allopurinol in Angina

Author: Shearer, F., 2018

Supervisor: Struthers, A. (Supervisor) & Lang, C. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Medicine

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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

Energy Poverty and Access Challenges in Sub-Saharan Africa: The Role of Regional Organizations in Overcoming the Problem

Author: Nalule, V., 2018

Supervisor: Cameron, P. (Supervisor) & Bonafe, E. (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

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

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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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

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

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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PP2A-B56 isoform specificity at the centromere and kinetochore

Author: Vallardi, G., 2018

Supervisor: Saurin, A. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

Evaluating Interferometric Synthetic Aperture Radar Coherence for Coastal Geomorphological Changes

Author: Udugbezi, E., 2018

Supervisor: Cutler, M. (Supervisor) & Kirkbride, M. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

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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Investigating the Anti-Melanoma Activity of Combinatorial Paclitaxel and MEK Inhibitor

Author: Al-Yousuf, K., 2018

Supervisor: Sherwood, V. (Supervisor) & Proby, C. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

Comparative Legal Frameworks for Payments for Ecosystem Services

Author: Jackson, S., 2018

Supervisor: Spray, C. (Supervisor) & Hendry, S. (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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Anatomy and development of the mouse spinal cord stem cell niche

Author: Canizares, M., 2018

Supervisor: Storey, K. (Supervisor) & Felts, P. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

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

Advanced fibre-based endoscopy for biophotonics applications

Author: Oliveira Teixeira Leite, I. J., 2018

Supervisor: Cuschieri, A. (Supervisor) & Cizmar, T. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

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Accelerated fibre microendoscopy techniques for in-vivo applications

Author: Turtaev, S., 2018

Supervisor: Weijer, C. (Supervisor) & Cizmar, T. (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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Self-ligating vs. Conventional ligating orthodontic bracket systems (smile aesthetics perspective): Data from randomised clinical trials

Author: Alarabi, A. M. S., 2018

Supervisor: Bearn, D. (Supervisor) & Mossey, P. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

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

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

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

Protecting the Vulnerable in Times of Vulnerability Infant and Young Child Feeding in Emergencies – Lebanon

Author: Shaker, L., 2018

Supervisor: Anderson, A. (Supervisor), Symon, A. (Supervisor) & Ghattas, H. (External person) (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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Real-time Feature Detection in Mass Spectrometer Data

Author: Hillman, C., 2018

Supervisor: Cobley, A. (Supervisor), Petrie, K. (Supervisor) & Whitehorn, M. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

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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

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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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

Understanding the role of TapA in the formation of B. subtilis biofilms: a biochemical and genetic analysis

Author: Earl, C., 2018

Supervisor: Stanley-Wall, N. (Supervisor) & Coulthurst, S. (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. A. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

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'some particulars': The Poetry and Practice of Thomas A. Clark

Author: Tarbuck, A., 2018

Supervisor: Roberts, A. (Supervisor), Varvogli, A. (Supervisor) & Johnstone, J. (External person) (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

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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Understanding plant water relations and root biomechanics for hydro-mechanical reinforcement of slopes

Author: Boldrin, D., 2018

Supervisor: Leung, A. (Supervisor) & Bengough, A. (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

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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

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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Development and Implementation of a New National Warning System for Potato Late Blight in Great Britain

Author: Dancey, S., 2018

Supervisor: Cooke, D. (Supervisor), Skelsey, P. (External person) (Supervisor) & Birch, P. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

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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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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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