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Abu-Akel, Ahmad Mahmoud (2016) The interactive effect of autism tendencies and psychosis proneness on saliency and theory of mind in the typical population. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Abualhasan, Jawad Fadhel (2016) Assessing the stability and enhancing the function of the human knee. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Adachi, Mami (2016) Nuns and nunneries in the cultural memory of early modern English drama. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Adlan, Ahmed (2016) Autonomic function in rheumatoid arthritis. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Adlard, Nichola Jayne (2016) Expression of chemokines CXCL4 and CXCL7 in the synovium at an early stage of rheumatoid arthritis. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Afroozi Milani, Mohammad (2016) Non-linear analysis of optical and microwave sources. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Ahmad, Zubair (2016) Using semi-infinite optimisation to calculate price bounds for basket options. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Ahmadinejad, Mehrdad (2016) Modelling soot oxidation in DPF and modelling of PGM loading effect in a DOC. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Ahmadipour, Sanaz (2016) Studies towards the asymmetric synthesis of Dictyoxetane. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Al Azzo, Omar Nabhan (2016) The oxidation of dissolved organic compounds by redbed sandstones. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Al Hinai, Mansoor Talib (2016) The impact of privatization on company performance, the case of Egypt. Doctor of Business Administration (D.B.A.) thesis, University of Birmingham.

Al-Abachi, Anas Mouayed (2016) Synthesis and structure determination of new pharmaceutical cocrystals. M.Phil. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Al-Busaidi, Bushra Abdullah Mohamed (2016) A study of quality of college education in Oman. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Al-Omran, Layla Salih Zaalan (2016) Factors influencing human exposure assessments of legacy and 'novel' brominated flame retardants via indoor dust ingestion. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

AlAjaji, Eman Abdullah (2016) Self-representation in academic writing: a copus-based exploratory study of the College of Nursing students' academic writing. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

AlRajaibi, Iman M (2016) Aesthetics in the Qur’ān a thematic study based on selected modern exegeses. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Alajaji, Nourah (2016) How medical students express their attitudes towards their reflective experience in teaching hospitals: A corpus-based approach to the analysis of evaluation in reflective reports. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Alanazi, Asma (2016) Studies of recruitment and migration of mesenchymal stem cells. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Alansari, Marwah (2016) Automated managed cloud-platforms based on energy policies. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Alassiri, Mohammed (2016) Characterising the PEPITEM pathway in patients with atherosclerosis. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Alexandre, Didier (2016) Hyperon production in p-Pb collisions with ALICE at the LHC. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Alfarag, Fadhil (2016) On some multivariate control charts. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Algharibi, Amani Jaber H (2016) Technology validation for e-trial systems. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Alharbi, Fahad Jazza (2016) The use of globotriaosylsphingosine to detect and monitor Fabry Disease. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Ali, Mohd Faizal (2016) Development of mucoadhesive biopolymers for food formulation. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Alismail, Saham (2016) Female employment in hotels in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates: barriers, enablers and experiences of work. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Aljasir, Noaf (2016) Individual differences among Saudi learners of English as a foreign language: an exploratory correlational study of learning styles, affective factors and English proficiency and performance. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Allport, Lesley Ann (2016) Exploring the common ground in mediation. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Allsop, Jonathan Ellis (2016) Psychomotor mechanisms underpinning performance changes in high-pressure situations. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Almarshed, Abdullah (2016) Laboratory investigation of nanoscale dispersed catalyst for inhibition coke formation and upgrading of heavy oil during THAI process. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Aloè, Carla (2016) The New World mythology in Italian epic poetry: 1492-1650. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Alrebeish, Faisal (2016) Adaptively improving performance stability of cloud based application using the modern portfolio theory. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Alsammarraie, Yusra (2016) Expanding the potential of mutasynthetic approaches for pseudomonic acids. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Alshammari, Mohammad (2016) Adaptation based on learning style and knowledge level in e-learning systems. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Alsharif, Ghadah Saleh (2016) Regulation in the Escherichia coli lee pathogenicity island. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Alshehabi, Ahmad (2016) The impact of national culture and institutions on goodwill-impairment practices across IFRS-adopting nations. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Alshehri, Osama Mohammed D (2016) The role of GPVI and CLEC-2 in platelet activation by miscellaneous ligands. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Althafiri, Faisal S. (2016) Treatment of endocrine disrupting chemicals using the downflow gas contractor reactor. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Alwanain, Mohammed Ibrahim (2016) Automated composition of sequence diagrams. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Amadi, Mark (2016) British-African Pentecostal megachurches and postmodern worship: comparative and contemporary influence and impact. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Amini, Arash (2016) Online condition monitoring of railway wheelsets. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Amini, Roxana (2016) Physical modelling of vibro stone column using recycled aggregates. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Amirmoayed, Ali (2016) Understanding intercultural partnering practices in the United Kingdom: the case of Persian immigrants. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Anderson, Clare Helen (2016) 'Public voices, private voices: an investigation of the discourses of age and gender and their impact on the self-identity of ageing women'. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Anderson, Jane Ann (2016) Autotaxin expression in bladder and renal cancer. M.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Antunes De Azevedo, Juliana (2016) Urban heat and energy demand: application of an urban meteorological network. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Apio, Eunice Otuko (2016) Children born of war in northern Uganda: kinship, marriage, and the politics of post-conflict reintegration in Lango society. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Appleby, Ben (2016) Exploring the value of an extended theory of planned behaviour model: to explain nurses’ and health care assistants’ instrumental research utilisation intentions in clinical practice. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Apta, Bonita Harriet Radha (2016) Investigating the structure and function of PEPITEM, a novel inhibitor of T cell transmigration. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Arabi, Samaneh (2016) Virtual vibration testing of body and power unit mounted components (diesel engine EGR coolant rail). Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Argyriou, Paraskevi (2016) Gestures and metaphor - evidence for gestures' self-oriented functions and hemispheric involvement for speech production. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Arnold, Jeffrey David Cullen (2016) The impact of media on mental health. Clin.Psy.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Arnold, Larry (2016) The application of video in the education of autistic adults. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Ashbee, Elaine (2016) Educational inclusion for children with autism in Palestine. What opportunities can be found to develop inclusive educational practice and provision for children with autism in Palestine; with special reference to the developing practice in two educational settings? Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Ashby, Nichola Jane (2016) Student nurses, stigma and infectious diseases. A mixed methods study. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Ashour, Samir (2016) The response of stone columns under the cyclic loading. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Avery, Thomas W. (2016) On the production of defect free honeycomb extrudate. Eng.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Aziz, Rosdi Bin Haji Abdul (2016) The effectiveness of public service complaint management processes in contexts of autocratic governance: the case of Brunei Darussalam. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

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Baines , Paul Bruce (2016) Making medical decisions for children: ethics. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Balasiny, Basema Kasem (2016) Regulation and sources of nitric oxide in Escherichia coli. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Bamford, Charlie (2016) Exploring a measure of maternal orientation in first time mothers. M.Res. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Bannerman, Alistair L. (2016) Imaging the development of a bone-to-bone ligament construct. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Baragilly, Mohammed Hussein Hassan (2016) Clustering multivariate and functional data using spatial rank functions. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Barker, Tom (2016) The military applications of near infrared spectroscopy in trauma. M.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Barnes, Spencer Charles (2016) Viscoelastic properties of the bladder and design of a surgical instrument for the removal of bladder tumours. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Barnett, Sally Jillian Anthony (2016) The use of a risk based approach to identify the uncertainties associated with flooding of highway drainage infrastructure. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Barrance, Thomas Alexander (2016) Perceptions and practice of Gov2.0 in English local government. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Barrett, Matthew (2016) Investigations into the reactivity of alkynes and sulfur oxides under gold catalysis. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Barry, Robert John (2016) Investigating the immunoregulatory role of betaglycan. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Batten, Ian Gilbert (2016) Trusted execution: applications and verification. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Batty, Timothy Alexander (2016) Examining the use of the partition coefficient in quantifying sorption of heavy metals in permo-triassic sandstone aquifers. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Bell, David Thomas (2016) PET film artificial weathering: the action of degradation agents on bulk and surface properties. Eng.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Bell, Sarah Dawn (2016) The development of radioactive gas imaging for the study of chemical flow processes. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Bell, Stuart Andrew (2016) Faith in conflict: a study of British experiences in the First World War with particular reference to the English Midlands. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Berry, Jonathan Andrew (2016) Second World War anti-invasion defences in South and South-West Wales: a comparative case study area based approach. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Berwick, Matthew Robert (2016) The de novo design of lanthanide coiled coils for imaging applications. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Bhogal, Balbir Kaur (2016) How does patient choice impact on secondary care: an in depth investigation in a large teaching hospital. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Bishop, Paul (2016) Catching terrorists between war and peace: do the rights to liberty, fair trial and humane treatment differ during responses to contemporary terrorism above or below the armed conflict threshold? Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Bode, Michel (2016) Random graphs on the hyperbolic plane. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Bone, Amra (2016) Knowledge: the Qur'anic discourse concerning reason and revelation and its impact. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Bossini, Diego (2016) Asteroseismology of red giant stars: a tool for constraining stellar models. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Bouchard, Jeremie (2016) Interrogating the presence and importance of the Nihonjinron discourse in Japanese Junior High School EFL classrooms. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Bowe, Denise Catherine (2016) The effect of cleaning and tooth whitening agents on the mechanical properties of two thermoplastic orthodontic retainer materials. M.Sc. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Bowers, Louise (2016) Offence supportive cognition in young sexual offenders: role, relevance & psychometric measurement. Foren.Psy.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Bradley, Charlene Leah Mary (2016) Stress, damage and repair during anaerobic bacterial growth. M.Phil. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Braik, Malik Shehadeh (2016) A highly adaptable model based – method for colour image interpretation. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Brannick, Peter James (2016) Bilingualism in Bolzano-Bozen: a nexus analysis. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Breakwell, Richard Lee (2016) Factors affecting the progression of first-year student nurses. Ed.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Brindle, Ryan C. (2016) Peripheral physiological mechanisms of cardiovascular stress reactivity. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Brookes, Diane Patricia (2016) Interferometric radio observations of the interactive winds of massive stars. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Brookson-Morris, Katharine (2016) Choosing the right forum: competing jurisdictional competences in the sphere of international, transnational and national crime. M.Phil. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Brown, Daniel David (2016) Interactions of light and mirrors: advanced techniques for modelling future gravitational wave detectors. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Brown, Luke Jonathan (2016) A psychological understanding of the elevated incident rates of psychosis, within specific ethnic minority populations. Clin.Psy.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Brubaker, Jeffrey David (2016) Religion and diplomacy: the role of the Disputatio in Byzantine-Latin relations after 1204. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Buffery, Caroline Adelaide (2016) Changing landscapes: a legal geography of the River Severn. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Buni, Halima D Mohamed (2016) The relevance of chronic respiratory symptoms without airflow obstruction: health-related characteristics and impact on patient prognosis. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Burch, Henry Arthur (2016) Nanostructured electrodes for photoelectrochemical water splitting. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Byrne, William Frederick (2016) Situated creativity-inspired problem-solving. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

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Cao, Lu (2016) Deposition of size-selected nanoclusters. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Cao, Ping (2016) Smart adsorption materials and systems for recovery of high value protein products. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Cao, Siyang (2016) Flexible bond wire capacitive strain sensor for a vehicle tyre. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Carey, Adam (2016) Politics, governance and the shaping of Smethwick since 1945. M.Phil. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Carp, Sandra Anne (2016) A Pentecostal 'legend': a reinterpretation of the life and legacy of Smith Wigglesworth. M.Phil. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Casha, Sonja (2016) Speaking of angels: intellectual disability, identity and further education in Malta. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Castaneda Alvarez, Nora Patricia (2016) Geographic analysis for supporting conservation strategies of crop wild relatives. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Cave, Andrew M. (2016) The statistical physics of the 1-D to 2-D crossover using transfer function techniques. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Celik, Siren (2016) A historical biography of Manuel II Palaiologos (1350-1425). Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Challinor, Jennie Rose (2016) Staging the court: the theatrical season of 1670-71. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Challou, Floritsa (2016) Surface pasteurisation of food packages by the inversion method. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Chamchong, Pobsook (2016) The initiation and sustainability of collaboration between small local governments: a comparative analysis of England and Thailand. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Chapman, Harriet (2016) Facial affect processing in violent offenders: a comparison of intimate partner violent and generally violent men. Foren.Psy.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Charlton, Jack (2016) Solubilisation and characterisation of G-protein-coupled receptors using styrene maleic acid polymer. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Chen, Jing (2016) Development of novel theory and methods for QTL analysis and inferring crossover interference in autotetraploids. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Chen, Tao (2016) Self-aware and self-adaptive autoscaling for cloud based services. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Chohan, Gagandeep Kaur (2016) Developing a psychological understanding of complex loss. Clin.Psy.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Christmas, Pauline Mary (2016) A randomised controlled trial and systematic review comparing two methods of constraint induced movement therapy to improve upper limb function in pre-school children with hemiplegic cerebral palsy. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Christopher, Rose (2016) Which wolf to feed? Exploring clinicians’ experiences of hope and recovery whilst working with individuals with first episode psychosis. Clin.Psy.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Christou, Antonios I. (2016) Neurophysiological, behavioural and genetic markers of behavioural problems in early childhood. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Chu, Justin Jamie (2016) Approaches to improving embryo implantation. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Claire, Sunil (2016) Development of Nanoparticles for Imaging Applications. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Clark, Michael Allen (2016) The Catena of Nicetas of Heraclea and its Johannine text. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Clark, Peter (2016) Towards in-situ characterisation of formulated products. Eng.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Clarke, Joanne Louise (2016) The role of the primary school in preventing childhood obesity. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Clarke, Marcia (2016) Pentecostal spirituality as lived experience: an empirical study of women in the British Black Pentecostal Church. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Clarkson, Emma Louise (2016) The relationship between sleep and daytime behaviour in children with Autism Spectrum Disorder. Clin.Psy.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Clayton, John Derek (2016) The battle of the Sambre 4 November 1918. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Clitherow, Leonie Rose (2016) Terrestrial-aquatic food web linkages across floodplains of different ages, Glacier Bay, Alaska. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Cochrane, Hannah (2016) Exploring perceptions and experiences of the education, health and care process. Ap.Ed.&ChildPsy.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Coetzee, Narelle Jane (2016) Wild God in the wilderness: why does Yahweh choose to appear in the wilderness in the book of Exodus? Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Comanducci, Carlo (2016) The wayward spectator. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Cooke, Ellena (2016) Working with offenders with personality disorder: it’s more than just the offender. Foren.Psy.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Crilley, Rhys (2016) The visual politics of legitimation in the digital age: the cases of the British Army and the Syrian Opposition. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Critchley, Liam John (2016) The scale up of air-filled emulsion production. M.Sc. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Cronin, Colum James (2016) 'Being’ a youth performance coach: a hermeneutical phenomenological investigation. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Cronin, Laura (2016) The chronic lymphocytic leukaemia lymph node microenvironment. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Culverhouse, Nicole (2016) The role of bacterial pore forming proteins in modulation of host cell function. M.Sc. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Curran, Sara (2016) 'Why aren't we doing more with music?' An exploration of two integrative mainstream - special school music projects. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Cury Marques, Fabricio (2016) Carbon dioxide capture and utilisation for biocomposites. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Curzon-Jones, Benjamin T (2016) The relationship between anxiety, gaze direction and increased falls risk in walking older adults. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

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D'Apolito, Carlos (2016) Landscape evolution in Western Amazonia: palynostratigraphy, palaeoenvironments and diversity of the miocence Solimões formation, Brazil. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Dadze-Arthur, Abena Frimpona (2016) Homo subjectivus: shoehorning customer-centric reform into the subjectivities of Abu Dhabi's public administrators. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Dai, Linsha (2016) Intelligent real-time train rescheduling management for railway system. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Dal, Dilara (2016) The modernization of the Ottoman Navy during the reign of Sultan Abdülaziz (1861-1876). Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Dales, Joanne Clare (2016) John William Graham (1859-1932): Quaker apostle of progress. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Daniells, Andrew Christopher (2016) Pile-up suppression in the ATLAS level 1 calorimeter trigger and searches for Higgs Boson pair production. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Daniels, Thomas Andrew (2016) To what extent should the public be involved in health disinvestment decision making: a mixed methods investigation into the views of health professionals in the English NHS. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Dapelo, Davide (2016) Gas mixing in anaerobic digestion. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Darko, Christian Kweku (2016) Essays on education and employment in Ghana. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Darnell, Catherine Arianne (2016) Children's understanding of uncertainty. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Davidsen, Peter Kåre (2016) Understanding skeletal muscle adaptation in health and chronic disease: a multi-omics based systems biology perspective. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Davies, Jennifer (2016) Wills and religious change in the archdeaconry of Stafford, 1532 - 1580. M.Phil. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Davies, Rosalind (2016) Lithium amide halides for hydrogen storage. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Davies, Stacie (2016) Antenatal mental health screening in the NHS - assessment of feasibility and acceptability of using a multi-dimensional questionnaire approach. M.Res. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Davis, Adam (2016) Nanosensors and 2D optodes for pH determination in individual cloud/fog droplets and model organism Daphnia magna. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Dawood, Mary Hany A. K. (2016) The challenge of predicting financial crises: modelling and evaluating early warning systems. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

De Bono, Paola (2016) Laser welding of copper and aluminium alloys for electrical interconnects. Eng.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Dear, Matthew Nicholas (2016) Fatigue in SiC fibre reinforced titanium metal matrix composites. Eng.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Demetriades, Marios (2016) Essays in economics of science, innovation, policy and growth. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Deng, Sunan (2016) Nanophotonic devices based on graphene and carbon nanotubes. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Dent, Philip Nigel (2016) Evaluation of the seabed temperature corrosion and sulphide stress cracking (SSC) resistance of weldable martensitic 13% chromium stainless steel (WMSS). M.Phil. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Desai, Rajeev Ramarao (2016) Organ transplantation related cancer. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Dhillon, Rima Kaur (2016) Risk stratification for women undergoing in-vitro fertilisation treatment. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Dhukaram, Anandhi Vivekanandan (2016) CISDA Development Process for decision aids to support self-care decision making. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Dias De Campos, Joana (2016) The pleomorphic role of stromal cells in the formation and maintenance of tertiary lymphoid organs. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Diliberto, Jacob J (2016) Surging: The tale of two bloody bailouts a comparative study between the outcomes of the American Surges in Iraq (2006-2009) and in Afghanistan (2009-2013). Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Dilworth, Mark (2016) Novel Epigenetic Biomarkers for the Barrett’s – Adenocarcinoma Sequence in Oesophageal Cancer. M.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Domouxi, Paschalina (2016) Narrative experimentation in difficult times: the development of post-war Greek women's fiction. M.Phil. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Dong, Feng (2016) Toxicity of silver nanoparticles in the bacterium Pseudomonas putida. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Dorey, Shaun (2016) Fabrication and characterisation of nickel manganite thin films by pulsed laser deposition. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Doug, Roshan (2016) Narrative study: an immigrant pupil's experience of English and multicultural education. Ed.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Doyle, Richard John-Paul (2016) An investigation into the hydrogen embrittlement susceptibility of experimental 304 stainless steel alloys modified with ruthenium and palladium additions. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Du, Jing (2016) Political connections in China: determinants and effects on firms’ exporting behaviour and financial health. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Duffy, Thomas Joseph (2016) Collaborative sensemaking. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Duffy, Xavier Sean (2016) Monuments, memory and place: commemorations of the Persian wars. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Duggett, Nicholas, A (2016) High-throughput sequencing of the chicken gut microbiome. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Duncan, Hal Fergus (2016) Epigenetic approaches: the emerging role of histone deacetylase inhibitors (HDACis) in promoting dental pulp cell repair mechanisms in vitro. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Durden, Guy (2016) An investigation into beginner teachers' knowledge and learning study. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Dutra Braz, Igor (2016) Influence of age, exercise and atrial fibrillation on the cerebrovascular function. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Dutton, Mark Jason (2016) Synthesis and application of stereogenic nitrogen-containing ammonium salts as phase-transfer catalysts. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

da Silva, Raquel Beleza Pereira (2016) Giving them a voice: narratives of political violence in Portugal. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

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Eckold, David Geoffrey (2016) Spinal implants - the problems of debris. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Edeh, Ifeanyichukwu (2016) A critical evaluation of the utility of subcritical water to support the production of biodiesel and renewable diesel from the lipid fraction of activated sludge. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Edmunds, Matthew Ross (2016) Investigation of candidate biomarkers in Graves' disease and thyroid-associated ophthalmopathy. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Eldbib, Khaled (2016) Design and analysis of rule induction systems. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Elliott, Natasha Anne (2016) Effective interventions for children and adolescents with autism spectrum disorders and other special educational needs. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Ellis, Jonathan (2016) Examining a role for histone deacetylase inhibitors as immunosuppressants in organ transplantation. M.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Ellul, Lauren (2016) The implementation of performance budgeting in the Maltese public sector. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Embaye, Mebrahtu (2016) Enhancement of panel radiator based hydronic central heating system using flow pulsation. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Embrey, Christopher (2016) Controlling local quantum fluctuations of light using four-wave mixing in an atomic vapour. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Esfahbodi, Ali (2016) Sustainable supply chain management (SSCM): an empirical analysis of the UK automotive industry. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Eskandari Torbaghan, Mehran (2016) A risk based approach for trading renewable electricity. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Etkin, Jan (2016) The contradiction of opposites in Shakespeare Sonnets. M.Phil. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Evans, David Lewis (2016) Understanding and addressing stress and wellbeing in school teachers. Clin.Psy.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Evans, Kirsty Marie (2016) Primary school teachers' experiences of well-being. How can well-being be supported by schools and educational psychologists? Ap.Ed.&ChildPsy.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Evans, Robert J. (2016) The role of cryptococcus neoformans derived phospholipase B1 during host infection. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

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Fantom, Paul Adrian (2016) Community, patriotism and the working class in the First World War: the home front in Wednesbury, 1914-1918. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Faraji-Rad, Zahra (2016) Microneedles Fabrication for Subcutaneous Fluid Sampling and Drug Delivery. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Fascianelli, Valeria (2016) Development of a software trigger algorithm for electron identification using the NA62 RICH Cherenkov detector. M.Sc. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Fawole, Olusegun Gabriel (2016) Aerosol pollution from gas flaring emissions in the Niger Delta region of West Africa. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Fenton, Sarah-Jane Hannah (2016) Mental health service delivery for adolescents and young people: a comparative study between Australia and the UK. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham and The University of Melbourne.

Fidler, Miranda Marie (2016) Long-term adverse outcomes following five-year survival of cancer diagnosed before 40 years age. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Field, Oliver Hugh (2016) Risk factors for arson recidivism in adult offenders. Foren.Psy.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Filipescu, Corina Domnina (2016) A postcolonial critique of the production of unequal power relations by the European Union. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Fisher, Lucy Emma (2016) Effectiveness of integrated group treatment for co-existing substance misuse and serious mental health problems in offenders. Foren.Psy.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Fitzpatrick, Martin Antony (2016) Do differentiated macrophages display distinct metabolic profiles reflecting their different functions? Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Flurry, Henry Sever (2016) Portfolio of compositions an exploration of the manipulation of modes. M.A by Res thesis, University of Birmingham.

Flynn, Hayley Hannah (2016) Fantastical reflections: Lewis Carroll, George Macdonald and Charles Dickens. MA by Res thesis, University of Birmingham.

Fonda, Borut (2016) Bicycle rider control: A balancing act. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Fong, Jim Chi Wai (2016) The role of pttg and pbf in genomic instability and DNA repair in thyroid cancer. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Foster, Mark Anthony (2016) Steroids and immunity from injury through to rehabilitation. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Fox Kirk, Wendy (2016) Reaching the top of the ivory tower: exploring the leadership journeys of women in UK higher education. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Francis, Andrew Frank (2016) Followership among secondary school teachers. Ed.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Fretz, Claude (2016) Remaking genre: dreams and sleep in Shakespeare’s comedies and tragedies (c.1591-1606). Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

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Gabr, Hend Mohammed Kamel Mohammed (2016) Investigating poverty and labour force participation among older population in Egypt: a multilevel simultaneous equations modeling approach. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Gao, Qianhua (2016) Biological effects of low-intensity ultrasound on dental stem cells. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Garcia Ponce, Edgar Emmanuell (2016) An analysis of interactions in English as a foreign language classrooms in Mexico: implications of classroom behaviour and beliefs for speaking practice. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Gardner, David Harry (2016) T cell costimulatory pathways – the role of vitamin D3. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Garzon Sanz, Miguel (2016) Developing nucleophilic nitrenoids for the synthesis of complex heterocycles. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Gavin, Alex (2016) Investigating the mechanisms of silver nanoparticle toxicity in Daphnia magna: a multi-omics approach. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Gavin, Rebecca Louise (2016) The tetraspanin Tspan18 regulates GPVI induced platelet activation and Ca\(^2\)\(^+\) mobilisation. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

George, Lindsay Clare (2016) Understanding the role of Epstein-Barr virus in T- and NK-cell disorders. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Gibson, Mark Terence (2016) Leadership of academy schools in england: sponsors and the realisation of the ethos and vision. Ed.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Gibson, Matthew (2016) The role of self-conscious emotions in child protection social work practice: a case study of a local authority safeguarding service. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Gibson, Samuel James (2016) The liturgical and textual tradition of Acts and Paul in the Byzantine apostolos lectionary. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Gillone, Melissa (2016) The evolution of galaxies in groups: how galaxy properties are affected by their group properties. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Glaas, Sharon Lesley (2016) A corpus-assisted study of British newspaper discourse on the European Union and a potential membership referendum. Master of Arts by Research: M.A by Res. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Gonçalves Athanásio, Camila (2016) DNA methylation in Daphnia Magna. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Good, Lauren (2016) Parental illness representations in pathological demand avoidance syndrome: parental coping, parenting stress, parental wellbeing and the child-parent relationship. Clin.Psy.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Goodall, Thomas Edward (2016) Exploring severe mental health problems and involuntary admission to psychiatric hospital. Clin.Psy.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Gordon, Tessa (2016) The peripheral nervous system: injury and disease. D.Sc. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Gottschall, Anna Edith (2016) The Pater Noster and the laity in england c.700 - 1560 with special focus on the clergy’s use of the prayer to structure basic catechetical teaching. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Gould, Rachel Amanda (2016) Leadership in the primary Catholic school in the West Midlands. Ed.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Govan, Sean (2016) Pawns, provocateurs and parasites: Great Britain and German fifth column movements in Europe and the Middle East, 1934 – 1941. MA by Res thesis, University of Birmingham.

Gowing, Christine Mary (2016) Complementary and Alternative Medicine (CAM) in British nursing practice, 1960-2000. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Greally, Robert (2016) Human rights in a political constitution: an analysis of the compatibility of the Human Rights Act 1998 with political constitutionalism. M.Jur. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Green, Robin Jonathan (2016) The role of the parietal cortex in salience-based selection using a cognitive neuropsychological approach. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Greene, Michael John (2016) Beyond the hinterland: understanding late iron age transitional rural settlement and society in South Shropshire. Master of Arts by Research: M.A. by Res. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Greenough, Christopher (2016) Undoing theology: life stories from non-normative Christians. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Griffiths, Paul Travis (2016) Hydrodynamic stability of non-Newtonian rotating boundary-layer flows. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Grigoropoulos, Grigorios (2016) Identity spaces music space as a medium for sound. M.Phil. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Grima, Emanuela Maria (2016) Illness perceptions and psychological well-being in cancer survivors. Clin.Psy.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Grocott, Michael (2016) Hydrology of paraglacial catchments in a changing climate: impacts on biodiversity hotspots. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Guha, Joyeeta (2016) Risks of adverse health and social outcomes among childhood cancer survivors. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Guo, Liya (2016) Atmospheric localised corrosion of type 304 austenitic stainless steels. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Guo, Mofei (2016) Multi-passband filters and tunable filters design based on coupled resonator circuits. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

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Haji Samadi, Mohammad Reza (2016) Eye tracking with EEG life-style. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Hakvoort, Gido Albert (2016) Multi-touch and mobile technologies for galleries, libraries, archives and museums. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Halford, Emily Elisabeth (2016) The role of group 3 innate lymphoid cells and tumour necrosis factor receptors in the survival and function of regulatory t cells. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Hall, Alison (2016) The Shelter photographs 1968-1972: Nick Hedges, the representation of the homeless child and a photographic archive. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Hama Salih, Mariwan Abdulla (2016) Synthesis of azetidines, γ-lactams, fused furan bispyrrolidines and 2-pyrazolines: towards medical application. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Hamby, Carole Anne (2016) A theological examination of inwardness in the faith and practice of British Quakers. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Hamedi, Mohammadreza (2016) Advanced thermal management of diesel aftertreatment systems. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Hamilton, Eamon (2016) Sir Anthony Eden and the Suez Crisis of 1956 the anatomy of a flawed personality. M.A. by Res. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Hanson, Nardie Kathleen Igraine (2016) Cognitive and locomotor strategies of arboreal locomotion in non-human apes and humans. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Harb, Hoda Maaly (2016) Early pregnancy challenges: study of caesarean scar pregnancy through a novel national surveillance platform and systematic reviews of priority questions in miscarriage management. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Hardman, Scott John (2016) Consumer adoption of fuel cell vehicles: lessons from historical innovations and early adopters of battery electric vehicles. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Harper, Leland Royce (2016) Multiverse deism. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Harrison, James (2016) Biochemical characterisation of pivotal enzymes involved in Mycobacterium tuberculosis cell wall biosynthesis. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Harty, Linda Jane (2016) Student voice on higher education in further education and implications for leaders in dual sector institutions in England. Ed.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Harvey, Trevor Gordon (2016) ‘An army of brigadiers’ British brigade commanders at the Battle of Arras 1917. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Haster, Carl-Johan Olof (2016) Compact, diverse and efficient: globular cluster binaries and gravitational wave parameter estimation challenges. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Hattenberger, Mariska (2016) Composite proton exchange membranes for intermediate temperature fuel cells. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Hauptstein, Bastian Rene (2016) Development and demonstration of suspended droplet alloying. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Hayes, Rosie May (2016) Investigating the mechanisms of nitrite-mediated cardioprotection. M.Sc. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Heads, David Alan (2016) Impact of tooth agenesis on oral health related quality of life in adults. M.Sc by Res thesis, University of Birmingham.

Hegenbarth, Carly Louise (2016) Catholic emancipation and British print cultures, 1821-9. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Heinze, Kareen (2016) Clinical symptoms, social and role functioning, longer-term cortisol levels, and brain activation during working memory and rest in the early stages of mental health problems. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Henry, Dominic James Dougal (2016) The Stability of Multi-Layer Curtain Coating. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Hewitt, Christopher David (2016) Powder build-up in detergent packing lines. Eng.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Hine, Alison (2016) The provision and management of casualty replacements for British infantry units on the Western Front during the First World War. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Hinton, Andrew George (2016) Development of a transportable cold atom gradiometer. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Hinton, Elizabeth Mary (2016) The oxidation of liquid aluminium and the potential for oxides in grain refinement of aluminium alloys. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Hjort, Mattias (2016) Governing deforestation: a governmentality analysis of tropical forests in climate negotiations. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Horniblow, Richard David (2016) The use of alginates and polyphenols in medicinal iron chelation for the improvement of colonic health. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Horr, Ninja Katja (2016) Mechanisms of short interval timing: how temporal structure modulates the perception of duration. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Howard, Matthew (2016) Lithium ion conductivity in hydrogen storage and battery materials. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Howell, Jessica Louise (2016) A study into the relationship between dental development and cervical vertebral maturation in UK subjects. M.Phil. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Hu, Kuo-Juei (2016) Structural variation of size-selected metal clusters in chemical reactions. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Huang, Hao (2016) Development of an instrument for the in situ measurement of atmospheric ozone production rates. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Huang, Jing (2016) Heteroglossia, ideology and identity in a Birmingham Chinese complementary school: a linguistic ethnography. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Hughes, Luke J.R (2016) Hydrogen sorption properties of magnesium-based thin films. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Hurd, Angela Susan (2016) Creating culture from scratch: a multiple case study into creating culture in English free schools. Ed.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Husbands, Samantha Katheryn (2016) A qualitative analysis of the model-building process. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Hutton, Tanya (2016) Sensitivity of fusion neutronics to the pre-processing of nuclear data. Eng.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

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Ibrahim, Salis (2016) Utility of critical fluids in extraction and encapsulation of polyphenolics from by-product of cider production. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Intelisano, Sabrina (2016) Happiness in prison. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

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Jackson, Thomas Andrew (2016) Delirium as a marker of undiagnosed dementia in the general hospital: Evaluation of pragmatic methods of screening and follow-up. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Jafary, Forough (2016) Participatory modelling platform for groundwater irrigation management with local farmers in Iran (Kashan). Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Jafri, Mariam (2016) Molecular characterisation of renal cell carcinoma and related disorders. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

James, Emma Louise (2016) Pupil voice in school non attendance: exploring the perceptions of pupils, whose attendance is below 85%. Ap.Ed.&ChildPsy.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Javadinejad, Safieh (2016) Vulnerability of water resources to climate change and human impact: scenario analysis of the Zayandeh Rud river basin in Iran. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Jean-Baptiste, Émilie Michèle Déborah (2016) Statistical task modeling of activities of daily living for rehabilitation. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Jefferis, Timothy James (2016) Leading the conversation the use of Twitter by school leaders for professional development as their careers progress. Ed.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Jepson, Paul David (2016) An invesigation into the rehabilitation of patients following primary total hip replacement due to osteoarthritis. M.Phil. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Jian, Nan (2016) Scanning transmission electron microscopy of atomic structure of nanoparticle. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Jiang, Jiayun (2016) Fatigue and fracture of the friction welded titanium alloys. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Jiang, Kyle (2016) Advanced micro and nano fabrications for engineering applications. D.Sc. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Jing, Wu (2016) Microstructure and mechanical properties of Mg-Zn-(Y/Gd) alloys. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Jones, Benjamin Lee Wyn (2016) Essays in energy and natural resource economics. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Jones, Wilfrid Henry Gooch (2016) Models of liturgical music & model liturgical music: the application of sacrosanctum concilium to music in the parish of St Peter and St Paul, Wolverhampton. MA by Res thesis, University of Birmingham.

Jules, Désiré Guiovanni (2016) An agent-based approach to intelligent manufacturing network configuration. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Junaid, Mustaffa (2016) A systematic review of survival outcomes for HPV/p16 sub-groups of oropharyngeal cancer, AND Drug re-purposing in head and neck cancer cell lines. M.Sc. thesis, University of Birmingham.

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Kabiri Isfahani, Yasin (2016) Injection matching of antenna. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Kalirai, Kirandeep Kaur (2016) The effects of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease on work related outcomes. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Kamsani, Silah Hayati (2016) Improvements on the bees algorithm for continuous optimisation problems. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Kartsonaki, Argyro (2016) The role of international actors in state secession and recognition: the case of Kosovo. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Kasar, Rahees (2016) The use of performance as a tool for communicating Islamic ideas and teachings. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Kashm, Mohammed Abdullah (2016) Health-care priority setting decisions in Saudi Arabia: an exploration of the context, and potential, for using economic evaluation. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Kaspar, Phoebe (2016) What makes a good mother? an interpretative phenomenological analysis of the views of women with a learning disability and mammograms and smear tests. How do women with learning disabilities experience these procedures and how can their acceptability and accessibility be improved? Clin.Psy.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Katsikis, Sotirios (2016) Fast sample injection for dissolution dynamic nuclear polarisation NMR spectroscopy. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Kaur, Mehak Preet (2016) Repair activity of the polymorphic Cys 326 variant of OGG1 under conditions of oxidative stress. MSc by Res thesis, University of Birmingham.

Kaya, Dogan (2016) Manipulation of molecules on surfaces with the scanning tunnelling microscope. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Kennedy, Maria Helen (2016) The Religious Society of Friends (Quakers) in Ireland: sectarianism and identity. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Kenney, Mitchell Guy (2016) The development of metasurfaces for manipulating electromagnetic waves. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Kent, Anthony Clifford (2016) The mechanics of abrasion relating to household cleaning. Eng.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Kerlin, Jess Robert (2016) Not a slave to the rhythm: the perceptual consequences of rhythmic visual stimulation. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Kermani, Ali Asghar (2016) Biophysical and biochemical characterization of proteins involved in a-glucan biosynthesis in mycobacteria. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Khan, Ghulam Fatima (2016) Gold-catalysed reactions of alkynyl sulfoxides. M.Sc. by Res. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Khan, Kabir Ali (2016) Investigating the extracellular interactions of the tumour endothelial marker CLEC14A. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Khoo, Chee Wah (2016) The relationship between left atrial remodelling, atrial fibrillation burden and thrombogenesis. M.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Khudhur, Peshawa Mohammed (2016) Sporadic simple groups of low genus. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Kiarago, Leonard Gitonga (2016) Educational provision for children with SEBD in Kenya: a review of the current practice. Ed.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Kim, Hongsin (2016) Trackside measurement of critical zones in railway tracks. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Kim, Jung Hoon (2016) Mis-selling of over-the-counter derivatives: a call for more hamornized interplay between private law and financial regulation. M.Phil. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Kim, Ki-tae (2016) The relationship between income inequality, welfare regimes and aggregate health. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Kingl, Arvid J. (2016) Fluctuational effects in interacting bosonic systems. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Kokab, Farina (2016) Understanding health beliefs and lifestyle practices in relation to social support in the Pakistani community, West Midlands, UK. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Kontos, Constantinos (2016) A portfolio of acousmatic compositions. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Kosteli, Maria-Christina (2016) Imagery use in older adults. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Kostikou, Theodora (2016) Policy networks in healthcare policy: a case study on the National Institute for Clinical Excellence and the appraisal for beta-interferon treatment for patients with multiple sclerosis. M.Phil. thesis, University of Birmingham.

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Lal, Niraja Padmalata (2016) Placental growth factor (PlGF) regulation and expression in endothelial cells. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Lamberte, Lisa Ellevera (2016) Understanding intragenic transcription and its regulation. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Largan, Claire Elizabeth (2016) From Foundation degree to Bachelor degree: exploring the identity construction of part-time women students within one vocationally focused higher education institution. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Latif, Jibril (2016) Just money and interest: moving beyond Islamic banking by reframing discourses. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Lattimore, Thomas (2016) Combustion and emissions of a direct injection gasoline engine using EGR. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Lau, Johnny King Lam (2016) The neural basis of object perception: dissociating action and semantic processing. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Lawrence, Kirsty Josephine (2016) Breast cancer predisposition gene brca1, pathogenic c61g mutation in mice: synthetic viability in DNA repair and tumour development. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Lebbe, Marie (2016) Androgen synthesis, metabolism and action in the developing ovarian follicle. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Lee, Graham Richard (2016) Resonance production in the π\(^+\) π\(^-\) decay channel in proton - proton collisions at 7 TeV. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Lee, Kevin (2016) Understanding shell cracking during de-wax process in investment casting. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Lemberger, Louis (2016) Vortex lattice in conventional and unconventional superconductors. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Lett, Aaron Mitchell (2016) Microstructure engineering of emulsion-based systems for the control of satiation, satiety, hedonic acceptability and sensory quality. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Levy, Mark (2016) Inclusive and differential measurements of spin correlation in top-antitop quark pairs at √s = 8 TeV using the ATLAS detector. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Lewis, Andrew William (2016) The reconstruction of virtual cuneiform fragments in an online environment. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Lewis, Anna MJ (2016) Can Appreciative Inquiry give primary school children voice and influence over their writing lessons? An exploratory multiple case study of three classes of primary children and their teachers using Appreciative Inquiry (AI) to: facilitate pupil participation; create new learning experiences in writing lessons; and help to evaluate the AI process in schools. Ed.Psych.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Li, Jianing (2016) Shared smart energy storage system for smart homes and smart buildings. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Li, Jie Sheng (2016) The political economy of foreign aid flows. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Li, Jing (2016) Dynamics of power systems with wind power generation and the fractional frequency transmission system. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Li, Min (2016) Temporal expectations in isochronous sequences. M.Sc. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Li, Zhi (2016) An investigation of entrepreneurial opportunity: evidence from China. M.Sc. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Lieu, Maggie (2016) Cosmic giants on cosmic scales. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Lima, Antonio (2016) Digital traces of human mobility and interaction: models and applications. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Little, Rachel Ann (2016) A study into the effects of different ligation techniques on mandibular incisor alignment. M.Phil. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Liu, Yi (2016) Trade liberalization and wage differentials of heterogeneous firms: three empirical studies of Chinese firms. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Lloyd, David Matthew (2016) Mechanistic understanding of the rotating membrane emulsification process towards the development of design and scale-up theory. Eng.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Lodhia, Puja (2016) Investigating the intracellular interactions of clec14a and the characterisation of monoclonal antibodies targeting clec14a. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Lowe, Gillian Clare (2016) Phenotyping and genotyping of platelet defects in patient populations enriched in bleeding. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Lu, Yaxiang (2016) Advanced one-dimensional nanostructures for high performance catalyst electrodes in polymer electrolyte fuel cells. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Lucas, Flora May (2016) Franz Keyper: Concerto No. 1 for double bass. M.Phil. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Lucas, Georgina Mary (2016) The meaning of massacre in English Renaissance drama, 1572-1642. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Lyon, Heath (2016) Perceptions of literacy difficulties and their assessment in a college of further education. Ap.Ed.&ChildPsy.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Lyons, David J. (2016) Context and complexity: a longitudinal study of motivational dynamics among South Korean university students. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

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Mackley, Emma Christine (2016) Investigating the role of innate lymphoid cells in secondary lymphoid tissue. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Macleod, Andrea Georgia (2016) “Determined to succeed”: perceptions of success from autistic adults. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Mademtzi, Marilena (2016) The use of a Kinect-based technology within the school environment to enhance sensory-motor skills of children with autism. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Mahapatra, Indrani (2016) Modelling environmental risks and conceptualising ‘Responsible Innovation’ for nanotechnology enabled medical applications. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Mahmud, Rashad Hassan (2016) Synthesis of waveguide antenna arrays using the coupling matrix approach. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Makana, Lewis O. (2016) Development of a decision support system for sustainable and resilience evaluation of urban underground space physical infrastructure. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Makris, Georgios (2016) Monks and monasteries of Byzantine Thrace 10th-14th centuries. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Malcolm, Jonathan Ian (2016) Construction of a portable platform for cold atom interferometry. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Malik, Kulsoom Jawaid (2016) The experiences of women of South Asian origin with learning disabilities. Clin.Psy.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Manchisi, James (2016) Development of sustainable adsorbents for wastewater treatment. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Manik, Hasiando Ginsar (2016) Essays on monetary and macroprudential policies with different models of expectation. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Mannix, Christopher Robert (2016) Measuring and modelling the impact of the ionosphere on space based synthetic aperture radars. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Marandure, Ngonidzashe Blessing (2016) Cannabis use, resilience and mental health in adolescents. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Markham, Anna Catherine Claire (2016) Multisystemic therapy: therapist experience of programme delivery, processes and outcomes. Foren.Psy.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Markham, Sarah Elizabeth (2016) The meaning of living with pets for older adults. Clin.Psy.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Marriott, Charlotte Elizabeth (2016) Exploring family relationships and psychosis. Clin.Psy.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Marriott, Clare Louisa (2016) Investigating the in vivo requirements for the generation and survival of CD4⁺ memory T cells. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Martin, Nicholas Joseph (2016) Surface analysis for proteomics via liquid extraction surface analysis mass spectrometry and liquid chromatography mass spectrometry. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Matsikaris, Anastasios (2016) Ensemble-based data assimilation for the climate of the past millennium. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Mattan, Bradley Dale (2016) An investigation of self-biases in perception and visual perspective taking. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

May, Joanna Emily (2016) A pilot study to compare clinical and radiographic success of a non-root instrumentation non-vital pulpotomy and a traditional pulpectomy. M.Phil. thesis, University of Birmingham.

McCabe, Emma Louise (2016) Altering adipose tissue responses to glucocorticoids through genetic manipulation of the 11B-HSD1 gene. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

McCarry, Patrick Michael (2016) Investigation into the production of a particle-in-particle system for the treatment of hepatocellular carcinoma by transarterial chemoembolization. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

McCarthy, James (2016) Search for rare baryonic b decays with the LHCb experiment at the LHC. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

McClean, Andrew (2016) Why are patients with anca-associated vasculitis fatigued? M.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

McCormack, Joanne (2016) Studying the willingness to participate in acute stroke research trials. M.Phil. thesis, University of Birmingham.

McGill, Alan (2016) ‘A truth best told through fiction: on developing the Catholic presentation of the doctrine of Satan as a mythic probe into the possible’. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

McGovern, Stewart (2016) The linearised dambreak problem. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

McKay Bounford, Kirsten Elizabeth (2016) Investigations into the genetic causes of liver disease using molecular genetic technologies. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

McLeod, Judith Dawn (2016) An investigation of changes in tissue oxygenation in military casualties during aeromedical evacuation. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

McLeod, Tina Louise (2016) Investigating methods of visualising translation in schizosaccharomyces pombe. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

McMillan, Lindsay Antonia (2016) Groundwater quality: representative and appropriate sampling of long-screen wells. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

McMurray, Claire Louise (2016) Factors influencing the nasal carriage by staphylococci. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

McNulty, Clare (2016) Ageing, inflammation and cardiovascular function. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Meakin, Jonathan Philip (2016) Development of a pilot scale strip casting system to produce optimised alloys for neodymium-iron-boron magnets. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Measell, James Scott (2016) A provincial school of art and local industry: the Stourbridge School of Art and its relations with the glass industry of the Stourbridge district, 1850-1905. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Meeson, Alan Charles (2016) Development and application of a toolbox for multivariate pattern analysis of functional magnetic resonance imaging data. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Merrett, Charlotte Kate (2016) Motivational factors, well-being and optimal functioning in teams. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Michael, Thomas Morien (2016) Validation of the neuropsychological assessment battery screening measure (NAB-S) in participants with traumatic brain injury. Clin.Psy.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Miller, Robin (2016) Managing change in health and social care. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Mills, Amanda Jayne (2016) Investigating cetyltrimethylammonium bromide (CTAB) reverse microemulsions using nuclear magnetic resonance. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Mills, Sophie Jo-Anne (2016) What is the influence, if any, of emotion on modes of reflexivity? - a longitudinal study involving the participation of Business and Management doctoral students. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Milton, Damian Elgin Maclean (2016) Educational discourse and the autistic student: a study using Q-sort methodology. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Mitchell, Gemma (2016) Valuing caring relationships within UK labour law. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Moazami, Nima (2016) Development of kinetics, mathematical model and optimization of Fischer-Tropsch synthesis on cobalt-based catalyst. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Moghareh Abed, Tara (2016) Experimental investigation of cast iron corrosion on clay soil and GPR performance. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Mohamed, Muhidin Abdullahi (2016) Automatic text summarisation using linguistic knowledge-based semantics. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Mohammed, Nuredin Ibrahim (2016) Daily changes and short-term exposure patterns in time series studies of air pollution and acute health effects. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Mohammed, Sudaba Aref (2016) Multigrid methods in convex optimization with application to structural design. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Mohammed Ali, Haval Bashar (2016) Atmospheric pitting corrosion of stainless steel. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Mohan, Francis (2016) Ratzinger’s logos theology and the healing of human rights: a critical engagement with the Regensburg Lecture. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Mohd Shah, Shaharil (2016) Nonlinear characterisation of reconfigurable antennas. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Momeni, Amin (2016) Safavid Persia and Persians on the Early Modern English stage: drama, and domestic and foreign policy, 1580-1685. M.Litt. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Moore, Steve (2016) The abuse of older people in private sector care homes: Why does it occur? Why does it endure? Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Moreton, Emma Louise (2016) The emigrant letter digitised: markup and analysis. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Morgan, Christopher Henry (2016) Coordination of meiotic recombination in diploid and tetraploid arabidopsis. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Morgan-Rose, Faye (2016) The ideal classroom: perspectives of young people attending a nurture group. Ap.Ed.&ChildPsy.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Morgan-Warren, Peter John (2016) Exploiting mTOR cellular signalling to promote retinal ganglion cell survival and axon regeneration after traumatic optic neuropathy. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Morris, Rebecca (2016) Free schools in England: choice, admissions and social segregation. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Morrison, Jonathan J. (2016) Corrosion, transport, and deposition in pressurised water nuclear reactor primary coolant systems. Eng.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Morrison, Ross Stuart (2016) Emulsion design for reduced fat baking margarine. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Moyers Jr., Timothy Scott (2016) Pragmatism, eclecticism and accessibility in composing and improvising electroacoustic and audiovisual work. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Mudd, Richard David (2016) Experimental study of the properties of the Higgs boson. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Mueller, Thomas (2016) Systems for measuring B cell receptor affinity maturation in germinal centres. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Mullen, Caroline (2016) An investigation into the effects of drought and drought recovery on macroinvertebrate communities. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Munir, Hafsa (2016) Mesenchymal stem cells as endogenous regulators of leukocyte recruitment; the effects of differentiation. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Muniz de Barros, Arielle (2016) A new approach to develop cost-effective lignocellulosic bioethanol production. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Muqeem, Sadeq H. GH. H. (2016) Development of an environmental health risk and socio-economic perception framework to critically assess the management of TWW reuse practice and options in Kuwait. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Murcott, Paula (2016) Longitudinal psychosocial functioning following mastectomy with or without breast reconstruction. Msc by Res thesis, University of Birmingham.

Mureddu, Nicola (2016) A barrier to be broken - change and continuity in the transition between Bronze and Iron Age Aegean. From the observation of burial contexts and grave goods. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Murray, Paul James (2016) Hot isostatic pressing for the production of bimetallic fuel pump bearings. Eng.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Murray, Sarah (2016) Using Video Enhanced Reflective Practice (VERP) to support the development of consultation and peer supervision skills. Ap.Ed.&ChildPsy.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Murwantara, I Made (2016) The application of software product line engineering to energy management in the cloud and in virtualised environments. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Mycroft, Anne Lesley (2016) An exploration of teachers’ voice problems and their possible solution. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Myers, Amanda Dawn (2016) Self-reflexivity and metafiction in Achilles Tatius' Leukippe and Kleitophon. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

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Najafian, Maryam (2016) Acoustic model selection for recognition of regional accented speech. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Nanus, Dominika Ewa (2016) Local glucocorticoids generation in the inflamed joint: regulation and functional consequences. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Nasar, Saima (2016) Subjects, citizens and refugees: the making and re-making of Britain’s East African Asians. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Nash, Sally (2016) Landscapes of shame in the church: a typology to inform ministerial praxis. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Nasiri, Maryam (2016) Regulation of the metabolic phenotype of human hepatocytes by glucocorticoids and androgens. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Nawaf, Maher Ghaneim (2016) Abrogation of CD4 driven autoimmunity associated with tumour immunotherapy while preserving anti-tumour CD8 mediated immunity. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Naylor, Amy Rose (2016) Exploring the utility and phenomenological experience of group and individual clinical supervision. Clin.Psy.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Nazir, Mahvish (2016) Automotive radar target detection using ambiguity function. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Neal, Luke (2016) Hannah Arendt’s theory of freedom: a reinterpretation. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Nekeman, Duncan (2016) Quality of life in newly diagnosed bladder cancer patients. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Newson, Francis (2016) Kaon identification and the search for heavy neutrinos at NA62. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Ng, Khai Ping (2016) Reducing cardiovascular risk in chronic kidney disease: a focus on mineralocorticoid receptor antagonist and arterial stiffness in primary care. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Nguyen, Trang Thi Thu (2016) Hydrogen release and absorption in mixed anion lithium amide/lithium ternary nitride systems. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Niazi, Ayda (2016) Real time measurement of oxygen by integrating a clark sensor with low cost printed circuit board technology and solid electrolyte membrane. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Nice, Laura (2016) An investigation into community travel patterns, navigational strategies and virtual reality route learning after an acquired brain injury. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Nicolae, Laura Cristina (2016) The development of light curable biomaterials with enhanced biocompatibility for orthopaedic surgery. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Niggebaum, Alexander (2016) Towards mobile quantum sensors for gravity surveys. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Norton, Abigail Belinda (2016) Microstructural understanding of hydrocolloid and mixed hydrocolloid systems for biomedical applications. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Nowinski, Sabrina Naomi (2016) Adolescents’ emotional intelligence and understanding of attachment. Clin.Psy.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Nugent, Michael Vincent (2016) The laughter of inclusion. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

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O'Connell, Susan (2016) A two centre single blind randomised controlled trial to assess the effect of a patient information website on patients understanding of orthognathic surgery. M.Sc. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Oakley, Lee John (2016) An investigation into the representations of sexuality in sex education manuals for British teenagers, 1950-2014. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Ojameruaye, Bendra (2016) A value and debt aware framework for evaluating compliance in software systems. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Opdahl, Ingerid Maria (2016) Mutually supportive? The Russian state and Russian energy companies in the post-Soviet region, 1992–2012. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Osiebe, Garhe Victor (2016) Political music genres in postcolonial Nigeria, 1960-2013. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

O’Neill, James Joseph (2016) A new stochastic backscatter model for large-eddy simulation of neutral atmospheric flows. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

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Pang, Bo (2016) The defect evolution in shock loaded tantalum single crystals. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Panov, Stoyan Minkov (2016) The obligation aut dedere aut judicare (‘extradite or prosecute’) in international law: scope, content, sources and applicability of the obligation ‘extradite or prosecute’. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Paolini, Alessandro (2016) The irreducible characters of Sylow p-subgroups of split finite groups of Lie type. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Parry, Helen Marie (2016) An investigation into the impact of cytomegalovirus infection in patients with chronic lymphocytic leukaemia. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Patel, Upen Sachin (2016) Kilohertz ultrasound as a potential therapy for dental repair. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Pattison, Benjamin (2016) Understanding the drivers for, and policy responses to, the rapid growth of private renting in england: has ‘generation rent’ been ‘priced out’? Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Payling, Daisy Catherine Ellen (2016) ‘Socialist Republic of South Yorkshire’: activism in Sheffield in the 1970s and 1980s. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Pearce, Katherine Louise (2016) Animal representation in nature documentaries narrated by David Attenborough, 1950s-2000s: a multimodal approach. Masters of Arts by Research (M.A. by Res) thesis, University of Birmingham.

Pearson, Rebecca (2016) Boys’ behavioural and mental health difficulties: an exploration of pupil and teacher discourses. Ap.Ed.&ChildPsy.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Pelter, Gabrielle Beatrice (2016) In hospital but not forgotten: an exploration into children and young people’s narratives about their experiences of hospitalisation and hospital school. Ap.Ed.&ChildPsy.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Penchev, Pavel Nedyalkov (2016) Reconfigurable laser micro-processing systems: development of generic system-level tools for implementing modular laser micro-manufactoring platforms. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Peng, Tao (2016) Processing and characterization of multi-walled carbon nanotube reinforced aluminium metal matrix composite. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Perry, Thomas (2016) The validity, interpretation and use of school value-added measures. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Pescatore, L. (2016) Searching for new physics in b → sℓ\(^+\)ℓ\(^-\) transitions at the LHCb experiment. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Phan, Vu Le (2016) Crash risk models for motorcycle-dominated traffic environment of urban roads in developing countries. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Phelan, Simon Edward (2016) Organisational culture, knowledge and learning: A case study of workplace learning in a high performance centre. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Phillips, Adèle (2016) Exploring parents’ relationship with their baby from pregnancy to infancy. Clin.Psy.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Phillips, Caroline Jill (2016) Being church in Longbridge: practical theology of local churches in a post-industrial community. Th.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Phillipson, Kate (2016) Ageing and crystallisation of polycaprolactone. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Piek, Nicola Arlette Ann (2016) Understanding the role of trauma and substance misuse in male mentally disordered offenders. Foren.Psy.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Pilkington, Olga A. (2016) Presented discourse analysis in popular science narratives of discovery. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Pinkney, Suzanne Zoe Renny (2016) Formulation of microfibrillated cellulose in vertically stirred media mills. Eng.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Pitkeathly, William Thomas Eric (2016) Four dimensional analysis of vesicle dynamics during directed cell migration. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Pomoni, Maria (2016) Factors affecting the eating behaviour of individuals with and without autism spectrum conditions. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Poole, Helen Louise (2016) An examination of the function of education in prisons: social, political and penal persepectives. Ed.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Prateeppornnarong, Dhiyathad (2016) An evaluation of the systems for handling police complaints in Thailand. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Pratt, Kenny Matthew (2016) Novel properties of hnRNP-UL1: its possible role in the pathogenesis of ALS. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Pring, Lleyton James (2016) Soil-based analysis methods to aid the detection of cropmarks over buried features. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Pritchett, Ruth Victoria (2016) The treatment of postnatal depression with exercise: a randomised controlled trial, qualitative study and systematic review. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Putriana, Vima Tista (2016) Performance measurement of local government in Indonesia. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Pérez Mohedano, Raúl (2016) Cleaning principles in automatic dishwashers. Eng.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

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Qapo, Michael Keuork (2016) Nonlinear finite element modelling of FRP shear-strengthened prestressed and reinforced concrete beams. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Qin, Shunde (2016) Shear behaviour of corroded reinforced concrete t-beams repaired with fibre reinforced polymer systems. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Quraan, Mahran (2016) Modular multilevel converter with embedded battery cells for traction drives. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

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Race, Alan M. (2016) Investigation and interpretation of large mass spectrometry imaging datasets. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Rachaneni, Suneetha (2016) Accuracy of bladder ultrasound in the diagnosis of detrusor overactivity (BUS study). M.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Rachmawati, Tutik (2016) Public entrepreneurialism and democratic values: how might local public leaders pursue successful economic development? Case-studies from Indonesian local government. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Raeiszadeh, Mohammad (2016) Reconstitution of CMV-specific T-cells following adoptive T-cell immunotherapy and haematopoietic stem cell transplantation. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Rahal, Charles (2016) Computational econometrics with applications to housing markets. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Rahbar, Kiyarash (2016) Development and optimization of small-scale radial inflow turbine for waste heat recovery with organic rankine cycle. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Rai, Amrit Kumar (2016) Service delivery and accountability - the case of rural drinking water in Nepal. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Ramakrishnan, Praveen (2016) Processing of fluoro alumino-silicate glass-ceramics by Field Assisted Sintering Technology and honeycomb extrusion technique. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Ramcharan, Khedar Sean (2016) The endotheliome and the angiome in colorectal cancer. M.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Ramonda, Kris (2016) The role of semantic transparency and metaphorical elaboration through pictures for learning idioms in a second language. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Ranger, Holly Anne (2016) The feminine Ovidian tradition. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Rastegarpanah, Alireza (2016) A methodology for the Lower Limb Robotic Rehabilitation system. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Rasul, Jabar (2016) Investigating the use of stabilized subgrade soils for road pavements in Kurdistan. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Ratniyomchai, Tosaphol (2016) Optimal design and control of stationary electrochemical double-layer capacitors for light railways. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Rattenberry, Eleanor Clare (2016) Identification and assessment of variants of uncertain significance in familial cancer syndromes. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Reid, Adrianne (2016) Implementing Special Educational Needs and Disability policy reform in further education settings: an exploratory case study of named person perceptions. Ap.Ed.&ChildPsy.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Reyat, Jasmeet Singh (2016) Regulation of lymphocyte transmigration by ADAM10 and TspanC8 tetraspanins. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Rezaie Yazdi, Mohammad (2016) Khomeinism, the Islamic Revolution and anti-Americanism. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Rhodes, Darren (2016) Bayesian time perception. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Rhodes, Laura (2016) A preliminary global red list assessment of selected crop wild relatives: conservation status, analysis and implications. M.Sc. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Richmond, Grace Emma (2016) The role of the AdeRS two component system and the AdeABC RND Efflux pump in antibiotic resistance, biofilm formation and virulence in Acinetobacter baumannii. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Ridout, Susan Joan (2016) Narrating experience: the advantage of using mixed expressive media to bring autistic voices to the fore in discourse around their support requirements. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Ridwan, . (2016) Reinforced concrete beam-column joints strengthened in shear with embedded bars. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Rizzo, Gaia (2016) Understanding the effect of formulation and processing parameters on microstructural and physical properties of ice cream, sensory perception and appetite. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Roberts-Gawen, Rebecca Christine (2016) An investigation into British neutrality during the American Civil War 1861-65. MA by Research thesis, University of Birmingham.

Robinson, Claire (2016) Popular theatre in Manchester 1880-1903: commercial entertainment, rational recreation and politics. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Robinson, David (2016) Local heroes? A critical discourse analysis of the motivations and ideologies underpinning community-based volunteering. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Robinson, Joseph (2016) The role of platelets in lymphocyte recruitment during liver inflamation. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Robinson, Scott Lloyd (2016) Fat oxidation during exercise: significance, determinants and response to nutrition. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Rois Anwar, Nurul Zaizuliana (2016) Removal of crystalline confectionery material from hard surfaces. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Ronayne, Megan Gwyneth (2016) Manufacturing textile futures: adaptation, competitiveness and the evolution of UK technical textile firms. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Rosewilliam, Sheeba Bharathi (2016) The influence of patient-centredness during goal-setting in stroke rehabilitation. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Ross, Alexander Nicholas Barney (2016) The Falklands War and the media: popular and elite understandings of the conflict. M.Res. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Roussakis, Yiannis G. (2016) Strategies for adaptive radiotherapy: towards clinically efficient workflows. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Rowlands, Adrian Stanley (2016) Effective collaboration in construction – the importance of managing power. Doctor of Business Administration (D.B.A) thesis, University of Birmingham.

Roy Choudhury, Subhendu (2016) Visualization of Exon Junction Complex (EJC) and related factors at transcription sites of Drosophila polytene chromosomes. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Rozier, Emily Jane (2016) The galaunt tradition in England, c.1380–c.1550: the form and function of a satirical youth figure. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Ryan, Ellis Louise (2016) Investigating the role of TAB182 in the DNA damage response and replication stress pathways. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

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Saaty, Rawan (2016) Teaching L2 metaphor through awareness-raising activities: experimental studies with Saudi EFL learners. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Sabine, Levi (2016) A critical analysis of the Kairos Palestine document and its significance in relation to contemporary Christian approaches to the Israel/Palestine conflict. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Sagoo, Gopinder Kaur (2016) Making and shaping the first Nishkam Nursery: a linguistic ethnographic study of a British Sikh project for childhood. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Saint-Dizier, François (2016) The total synthesis of concavine. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Salder, Jacob (2016) Sub-national governance and the relational spatial economy: examining spaces of firm-state engagement in the ‘localist’ era. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Samperi, Katrina (2016) Using trails to improve map generation for virtual agents in large scale, online environments. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Sample, Klarke Michael (2016) The identification of non-protein coding rna in the tumour vasculature. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Samra, H. Sam (2016) A narrative exploration of sense-making, self, and identity in young people diagnosed with an autism spectrum condition. Ed.Psych.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Sanderson, Paul (2016) Measurement and identification of ambient atmospheric metallic nanoparticles. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Sarsby, Joscelyn (2016) Liquid micro-junction surface sampling and MALDI imaging of small and large molecules in human liver disease. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Sattler, Alexandra (2016) Tracing the chains of thought in the aphoristic writing of Ludwig Hohl (with reference to several aspects of the aphoristic writing of Friedrich Nietzsche and Peter Handke). Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Savva, Savvaki, N (2016) New materials for strontium removal from nuclear waste streams. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Scotti, Lucia (2016) First-principles study of solute diffusion mechanisms in alpha-Ti. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Sewell, Alexandra (2016) Young social beings: an investigation into the social interactions and relationships of a Year Five class. Ap.Ed.&ChildPsy.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Shah, Janvi Pankaj (2016) Resilient geotechnical asset management. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Shantsila, Alena (2016) Human hypertension: observations on autonomic nervous system control mechanisms and clinical associations. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Shapiro, Ann Katherine (2016) In defiance of censorship: an exploration of dissident theatre in Cold War Poland, Czechoslovakia, and the German Democratic Republic. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Sharma, Garima (2016) Novel approaches for evaluating brassica germplasm for insect resistance. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Shaw, Carol (2016) The development of early imperial dress from the Tetrarchs to the Herakleian dynasty. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Shen, Lingjia (2016) Spin and lattice structures in materials with competing interactions investigated by neutron scattering techniques. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Shuttleworth, Abigail Delyth (2016) On earth as it is in heaven: a study of the healing praxis of Bill Johnson. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Skuse, Thomas Richard (2016) The use of Positron Emission Particle Tracking (PEPT) to determine the grinding mechanisms within a vertically stirred media mill. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Slater, Amy Amelia (2016) Epigenetic and genetic profiles of rare renal cancers. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Slater, Chelsea (2016) Crime linkage and its application to serial, stranger, sexual assaults. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Smith, Lyndsie Laura (2016) A transportable strontium optical lattice clock towards space. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Snape, Simon Oliver (2016) Moving beyond perceptually focused word learning strategies. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Soares da Ponte, Angela Maria (2016) Ensaios sobre cantos, portfolio of musical compositions influenced by traditional music from the Azores. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Spengler, Julia (2016) Investigation of the role of neutrophils in the production of autoantigens in patients with rheumatoid arthritis. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Standring, Thomas Richard (2016) Design and development of the carrier system for ceramic core fabrication. Eng.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Stanton, Renee Jane (2016) Pilgrimage and its paratexts. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Steinfeld, Matthew R. (2016) The text of Romans, second Corinthians, and Galatians in the writings of Origen of Alexandria. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Stubbings, William Andrew (2016) Extent and mechanisms of brominated and chlorinated flame retardant emissions associated with the treatment of waste electronics, furnishings and building materials. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Sturgess, Danielle (2016) Engagement in treatment amongst a forensic population. Foren.Psy.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Suleiman, Aminu (2016) Multivariate study of vehicle exhaust particles using machine learning and statistical techniques. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Sultana, Najma (2016) The sexual and marital relationships of people with a learning disability. Clin.Psy.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Surtees, Andrew D. R. (2016) Sleep problems in children with developmental disorders. Clin.Psy.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Swan, Jason David (2016) Durville casting of nickel-iron valve bars. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

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Takwoingi, Yemisi (2016) Meta-analytic approaches for summarising and comparing the accuracy of medical tests. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Tanhaei, Ghazal (2016) A power-scalable variable-length analogue DFT processor for multi-standard wireless transceivers. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Tani, Maurizio (2016) La funzione del dialetto nella creazione di identità nazionali. il caso della Lombardia e della Padania nella stampa leghista (1984-2009). M.A. by Research thesis, University of Birmingham.

Tao, Fang (2016) Aspect human exposure to emerging and legacy flame retardants in the UK and Vietnam. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Taylor, Clare Joanne (2016) The clinical pathway of patients with heart failure in primary care. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Taylor, Rebecca Kate (2016) An exploration of the mechanism by which community health workers bring health gain to service users in England. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Tedcastle, Helen Louise (2016) Thomas Merton as a ‘wise theologian’: an engagement with Hans Urs von Balthasar and David F. Ford. M.Phil. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Thomas, Gareth (2016) Constructing the hydrogen fuel cell community: a case study of networked innovation governance. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Thorne, Lorna Susan (2016) Changes in cellular phenotype and resistance to cisplatin in an oral squamous carcinoma model over-expressing cytoglobin. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Tian, Shuai (2016) CFD modelling of oscillatory perturbed advection in viscous flows. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Tienstra, Rens (2016) The late choral works of Ton de Leeuw: an analytical study. Masters of Arts by Research (M.A. by Res) thesis, University of Birmingham.

Tijani, Ajibola Ismail (2016) High performance recycled aggregate concrete incorporating micro silica and synthetic macro fibre. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Timms, Kenneth Philip (2016) Staff training and challenging behaviour: an analysis of social relations in services to people within intellectual disabilities. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

To, Ban (2016) Correlation between English Permo-Triassic sandstone lithofacies and permeability and its importance for groundwater. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Tock, Christine Louise (2016) Assessment of dough handling properties. Eng.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Tookey, Sara Angela (2016) Help-seeking for potential symptoms of gynaecological cancer amongst obese women: a mixed methods study. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Toro, Benjamin (2016) The Pax Assyriaca: an example of historical evolution of civilisations. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Townsend, Timothy Duncan (2016) Extremal problems on graphs, directed graphs and hypergraphs. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Trivedi, Palak (2016) An exploration of Vascular Adhesion Protein (VAP)-1 expression in Primary Sclerosing Cholangitis (PSC). Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Troskialina, Lina (2016) Improved performance of solid oxide fuel cell operating on biogas using tin anode-infiltration. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Tsai, Tsang-I (2016) Carbon formation in solid oxide fuel cells during internal reforming and anode off-gas recirculation. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Tu, Powen (2016) Numerical and experimental study of spray characteristics in the gasoline direct injection engine. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Turgeman, Orli (2016) Steroidogenesis in steroid related cancers. M.Sc. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Turner, Grace Mary (2016) Missed opportunities for primary prevention of stroke and transient ischaemic attack (TIA) and residual impairments after TIA. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Tutcher, Jonathan (2016) Development of semantic data models to support data interoperability in the rail industry. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

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Uegaki, Tomoo (2016) Byzantine religious dialogues with Muslims in the fourteenth and fifteenth centuries. M.Res. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Ulpah, Maria (2016) Essays on market imperfections and financing constraints for SME. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Umiliacchi, Silvia (2016) Improving railway operations through the integration of macroscopic and microscopic modelling with optimisation. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Ustaoglu, Pinar (2016) Alternative splicing regulation of drosophila down syndrome cell adhesion molecule gene. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

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Vanino, Enrico (2016) Essays on firms innovation, internationalization and trade policy. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Vavlekas, Dimitrios (2016) Microbial recovery of rare earth elements from metallic wastes and scrap. M.Res. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Villa, Matteo (2016) Metallurgical and mechanical modelling of Ti-6Al-4V for welding applications. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Vincent, Holly A. (2016) Developing methodologies for the global in situ conservation of crop wild relatives. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Volpari, Tatiana (2016) Residual breast cancer metabolic phenotype after docetaxel treatment. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Vu, Van Tuan (2016) Physical properties of particles and their implications for the calculation of the human regional lung dose. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

van Gemeren, Lindsey (2016) Imaging agents for mutlimodal in vivo immune cell tracking. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

van de Ruit, Mark Laurens (2016) Rapid assessment of corticospinal excitability using transcranial magnetic stimulation. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

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Wagstaff, Christopher (2016) Experiences of disengagement from mental health services: an interpretative study. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Wait, Claire Fiona (2016) Clean filament winding: industrial site trials and product evaluation. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Walsh, Diana Maria (2016) Exome sequencing and human disease: the molecular characterisation of genetic disorders. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Walsh Atkins, Philip H. (2016) Ceramic materials for the immobilisation of high level radioactive waste. M.Sc. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Walshe, Joseph Michael (2016) Resonant scattering studies of 24Mg and 28Mg and the search for nuclear water. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Walters, Matthew (2016) Sulphide stress cracking test development for a weldable 13%CR supermartensitic stainless steel in simulated seabed environments. Eng.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Wang, Guanxiong (2016) Multi-level filter based on H shaped channels. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Wang, Jianming (2016) Characterization of the functions of Upf1 in the nucleus of Schizosaccharomyces pombe. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Wang, Puyu (2016) A multi-terminal modular multilevel converter-based HVDC system with an offshore wind farm. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Wang, Wei (2016) Selective laser melting of al alloys: microstructure and mechanical property development. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Waters, Paul (2016) Challenging behaviour assessment in individuals with intellectual disabilities and autism spectrum disorder. Clin.Psy.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Watkins, Jonathan Stewart (2016) Density driven vortex motion in narrow channel superconductors. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Watson, Robert (2016) New numerical techniques to quantify and predict the effect of entrainment defects, applied to high pressure die casting. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Wau, Duman (2016) Small-scale cocoa farmers participation in certification: an examination of enabling conditions in Indonesia. M.Phil. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Wehbi, Mohamed (2016) Developing a novel technique to extract track stiffness information from track geometry measurement. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Whatson, Chloe Louise (2016) An examination of current practice and new developments in the forensic assessment of offenders. Foren.Psy.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

White, Jenifer Christine (2016) Novel functionalised, nanoarrays of DNA binding supramolecular helicates. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

White, Nicola (2016) Thermal biology of three potential glasshouse biocontrol agents (Euseius spp.) and the target pest, Tetranychus urticae (Acari: Phytoseiidae), whilst assessing public understanding of pest control methods. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

White, Phillipa Claire (2016) The role of neutrophil extracellular traps in the pathogenesis of periodontal diseases. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Whitworth, James (2016) Identification of the genetic basis of multicentric tumourigenesis. M.Sc. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Whitworth, Olivia Stephanie Sophia (2016) Transnational women's networks: material and virtual spaces in Manila, Bangkok and Jakarta. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Williams, Anna (2016) Development of MHC class II-restricted TCR gene therapy for epstein barr virus associated malignancies. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Williams, Anna Rose (2016) Biogenic precious metal-based magnetic nanocatalyst for enhanced oxygen reduction. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Williams, Dennis (2016) British Second Army and Coalition Warfare in Flanders in the Hundred Days, 1918. M.Phil. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Williams, Gavin Mark David (2016) Impact of drought on stream ecosystem structure and functioning. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Wilson, Rebecca (2016) Investigating dynamic functional connectivity during NREM sleep using combined EEG-fMRI. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Wilson, Robin (2016) Optimisation of the linear friction welding for Ti- 6Al-4V aero engine application. Eng.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Wong, Gabriel K (2016) Haematopoietic clonality in common variable immunodeficiency. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Wong, Kwok Fai (2016) Epidemiological analysis of survivorship after childhood cancer. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Wood, David Roger (2016) The impact of students’ perceived relatedness and competence upon their motivated engagement with learning activities: a self-determination theory perspective. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Wood, Jessica Susan (2016) Portraits of the artist: Dionysian creativity in selected works by Gabriele d’Annunzio and Thomas Mann. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Wootton, Danielle (2016) The impact of employment regulation on human resource professionals: a study set in the public sector. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Worthington, Lara Angharad (2016) Investigation of compressed-sensing for acceleration of magnetic resonance spectroscopic imaging. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Wragg, Joseph (2016) Transcriptomic analysis of the tumour vasculature and its clinical relevance. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Wright, Christopher William (2016) Variability of the motor evoked potential. M.Sc. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Wright, Jonathan (2016) Dazzling dreams, dawning reality: the unholy alliance of sports performance and education for apprentice golfers in an academy structure. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Wright, Victoria (2016) An autoethnographic account of giving lesson observation feedback. Ed.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Wu, Xue (2016) Atlas based image reconstruction for diffuse optical imaging of the human brain. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Wu, Zhi (2016) Transmission expansion planning and unit commitment with large-scale integration of wind power. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Wulff, Melanie (2016) Investigating the relations between object affordance and perception using behavioural and neuroimaging experiments. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

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Xia, Mingjun (2016) Pico- and femto-second optical pulse propagation in semiconductor optical amplifiers: analysis, optimization and quantum transmission line modelling. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Xiao, Jingjing (2016) Single-target tracking of arbitrary objects using multi-layered features and contextual information. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Xie, Yiran (2016) Recycling of foundry waste materials. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Xu, Chunlei (2016) Sparsity optimization and RRSP-based theory far l-bit compressive sensing. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Xue, Ying (2016) Modelling and control of hybrid LCC HVDC System. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

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Yang, Dongxu (2016) Novel resists for next generation lithography. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Yang, Zhao (2016) Biological templating methods of graphitic carbon nitride. M.Sc. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Yap, Jason Ker Wei (2016) Improving the outcome of patients with premalignant and malignant disorders of the vulva. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Yip, Nga Chi (2016) Development and application of an oxygen electrochemical sensor. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Yosinta, Ourathai (2016) Organizational culture and good governance in the public sector: the case of provincial administration in Thailand. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Young, Jay (2016) Learning by observation using Qualitative Spatial Relations. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Youssef, May Mahmoud Ahmed Abdo (2016) Design and development of a medical device for treatment of proximal interphalangeal joint contracture. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Yu, Jiangshan (2016) Mitigating private key compromise. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Yu, Suyang (2016) Dwell fatigue crack growth at elevated temperatures in an advanced nickel disc superalloy. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Yu, Ting Yue (2016) Optical imaging of cardiac atrial activation and repolarisation in genetically altered models. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Yue, Zhen (2016) Exploring Chinese university EFL learners’ l2 willingness to communicate in action: understanding the interplay of self-concept, WTC and sociocultural context through the lens of complexity theory. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Yun, Soyoung (2016) A linguistic ethnographic study of young American novice teachers in Korea: a policy into practice. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

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Zardari, Shehnila (2016) Cloud adoption: a goal-oriented requirements engineering approach. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Zeraati Rezaei, Soheil (2016) Experimental investigation of a premixed compression ignition engine. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Zhang, Zhibing (2016) Novel micromanipulation studies of biological and non-biological materials. D.Sc. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Zhao, Hongyan (2016) Development and application of high-field asymmetric waveform ion mobility spectrometry and mass spectrometry for the investigation of fibroblast growth factor signalling. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Zhao, Qiancheng (2016) Printable surface hologram via nanosecond laser ablation. M.Sc. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Zhong, Jian (2016) Modelling air pollution within a street canyon. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Zhou, Beinan (2016) Behavioural and electrophysiological evidences for the effect of bilingualism on speakers’ cognitive control ability. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Zito, Claudio (2016) Planning simultaneous perception and manipulation. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Zubir, Farid (2016) Direct integration of push-pull amplifier and aperture coupled antenna. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Zuo, Wenxin (2016) IBM-LBM modelling of two-phase flow in porous media. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

This list was generated on Fri May 26 21:05:30 2017 IST.