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Abena, Alessandro (2018) Advanced modelling for the orthogonal cutting of unidirectional carbon fibre reinforced plastic composites. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Abosaf, Mohamed (2018) Finite element modelling of multi-point forming. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Aguiar, Magda Francisca Calás Oliveira Carvalho (2018) Decision analytic modelling of the prevention of vitamin D deficiency in England and Wales. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Ahmad, Abdalqader Y. H. (2018) Investigation of cryogenic energy storage for air conditioning applications. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Ajibulu, Ayodeji Opeoluwa (2018) Robust adaptive model predictive control for intelligent drinking water distribution systems. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Al Bahar, Fares (2018) Examining the impact of CDSS on antibiotic use in hospitals. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Al Fozan, Ibrahim Mohammed A (2018) An investigation of the strategies that Saudi university students use when writing in English and the linguistic challenges they encounter: a comparative and correlational study. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Al-Saedi, Fitua Minuar Aziz (2018) Development of a bacterial adhesin into a next generation antimicrobial agent. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Al-Shohani, Wisam A. M. (2018) Development and performance of concentrated optical water filter for photovoltaic applications. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Al-Yaaribi, Ali (2018) Consequences of prosocail and antisocial teammate behaviours for the recipient. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Alammar, Ahmed Ali Ghulfus (2018) Enhancing thermal performance of heat pipe based solar thermal collector. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Albaaj, Firas Saddam Oglah (2018) Development of a model to assess cleaning and disinfection of complex root canal systems. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Alidu, Lailah (2018) An exploration of health and illness beliefs of Ghanaian migrants. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Almulla, Khawla A. (2018) Intellectual movements in Saudi Arabia. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Almuntafeky, Adil Rashid Sarhan (2018) The regulation of cell signalling by LAR protein tyrosine phosphatase. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Alnaimat, Feras Adnan Mohammad (2018) Design and evaluation of an encapsulated artificial disc. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Alowadi, Nahed (2018) Population based spatio-temporal probabilistic modelling of fMRI data. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Andarini, Rizki Putri (2018) Ex-situ characterisation of solid oxide fuel cell operating on biogas using tin anode-infiltration. M.Res. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Ariane, Mostapha (2018) The discrete multi-physics method applied to biomechanics. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

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Badawy, Tawfik (2018) Impact of injector deposits and spark plug gap on engine performance and emissions. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Bai, Linxue (2018) Speech analysis using very low-dimensional bottleneck features and phone-class dependent neural networks. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Bakare, Gideon Omaniyi (2018) Leadership in the book of proverbs. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Barrett, James William (2018) Topics in astrostatistics: stellar binary evolution, gravitational – wave source modelling and stochastic processes. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Bass, Matthew Ian (2018) Steam oxidation of shot peened austenitic stainless steel. D.Eng. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Belinga-Desaunay-Nault, Marie-France Aline (2018) Behaviour and transportation of silver nanoparticles in an aerobic wastewater treatment pilot plant. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Benedicto Orenes, Daniel (2018) Realization of a spin-1 Bose-Einstein condensation experiment. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Bhadhuri, Arjun (2018) Including health spillovers in economic evaluations. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Biyik, Can (2018) Developing urban transport in Turkey with much higher dependence on walking and cycling. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Bladon, Henry James Murray (2018) Missing Pieces: the presentation of mental health nursing in narrative fiction and the role of the practitioner/writer. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Brittain, William David George (2018) Asymmetric synthesis 1,2,3-triazoles utilising the copper-catalysed azide-alkyne cycloaddition. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Burchill, Nicola Jane (2018) Acceptance and positive identity reconstruction following acquired brain injury. Clin.Psy.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Burton, Hanna Elisabeth (2018) Characterisation of coronary arteries: mechanical testing and three-dimensional imaging. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Busa, Chiara (2018) Novel bottom-up sub-micron architectures for advanced functional devices. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Byrd II, Charles Hannon (2018) Pentecostal aspects of early sixteenth century Anabaptism. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

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Cantini, Eleonora (2018) Switchable surfaces for biomedical applications. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Carroll, Bridget (2018) Understanding, planning for and meeting the needs of children who are known to have experienced neglect in their first year of life: strengthening the influence of research on practice. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Chan, Jen Nie (2018) Exploring the role of organisational ambidexterity in promoting firm survival and performance through the global financial crisis. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Chauhan, Abhishek (2018) Contribution of the platelet receptor CLEC-2 and its ligand podoplanin to the pathogenesis of liver disease. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Che Zainal Abidin, Nik Mohd Farid (2018) Hybridisation of bees algorithm for continuous optimisation. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Chen, Shih-Yu (2018) Representing indigenous peoples of Taiwan: the role of museums. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Choppy, Penda Theresia (2018) Attitudes to slavery and race in Seychellois Creole oral literature. Masters of Arts by Research: M.A. by Res. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Choudhury, Dipak (2018) Eco-systemic factors that strengthen the educational inclusion of young carers with additional needs. Ap.Ed.&ChildPsy.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Churchouse, Matthew John (2018) Renewing the soul: towards an enhanced Pentecostal philosophical theological doctrine of human constitution. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Churm, James (2018) Design and fabrication of a next generation regenerative neural interface. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Clarke, Thomas Leslie (2018) A novel role for the Arginine Methyltransferase PRMT5 in the DNA damage response and implications for cancer therapy. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Cleary, Angela Mary (2018) Smiles and challenges: an ethnographically-oriented study into the experiences of a particular group of Thai post-graduate students in UK higher education. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Connolly, Jack (2018) Studies on the late-stage biosynthesis of the antibiotic Mupirocin. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Consoli, Pietro A. (2018) Adaptive operator search for the capacitated arc routine problem. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Cook, Angus James McDonald Cartres (2018) The atmospheric corrosion of 304L and 316L stainless steels under conditions relevant to the interim storage of intermediate level nuclear waste. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Cosway, Emilie Jade (2018) Investigating the role of accessory cells in the thymic microenvironment for central tolerance and thymus regeneration. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Couchman-Crook, Ellen Marie (2018) The exotic and the everyday, regional Victorian pantomime in Birmingham and the Black Country 1813-1914. M.A. by Res. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Crossey, Benjamin Philip (2018) Getting our act together: an exploration of the mechanisms responsible for the affiliative changes evoked by interpersonal movement. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Crowley, Thomas (2018) Innate immune memory in fibroblasts. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

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D'Asta, Federica (2018) Antimicrobial activity of blood-derived biomaterials against different biofilm-forming bacteria strains commonly found in wounds. M.Sc. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Daheshpour, Kasra (2018) Network level decision support system to assess railway track maintenance needs. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Dara, Rebwar Nasir (2018) Using Ground Penetrating Radar (GPR) for identifying floodplain and riverbed structural heterogeneity and implications for groundwater-surface water exchange. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Day, George (2018) The immobilisation of Caesium and Strontium from nuclear waste captured by IONSIV. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Daza Martin, Manuel (2018) Characterisation of a novel BRCA1 regulation required for the protection of stalled DNA replication forks. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

De Laurentiis, Valeria (2018) Environmental sustainability assessment of the primary school catering sector. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Demetriou, Galateia (2018) Modernist poetics of distance: George Seferis and Ezra Pound. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Dewe, Hayley Louise (2018) The unreal self: A psychophysiological and psychological examination of dissociative body experiences in non-clinical samples. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Dosumu, Abiola Nneka (2018) Uptake, cellular fate and toxicity of engineered gold nanoparticles in A549 cells. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Douglas, Gareth (2018) Microstructural characterisation and modelling of dilute magnesium-tin-aluminium alloys. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Dzidek, Brygida Maria (2018) Tribological interactions of the finger pad and tactile displays. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

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Eck, Eric Christopher (2018) In defense of provisory methodological naturalism. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Eddowes, Peter John (2018) The role of MRI in stratifying and evaluating chronic liver disease. M.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Edginton-White, Benjamin (2018) The role of aberrant transcription factor expression and loss of epigenetic control in activating long-terminal-repeats in Hodgkin’s lymphoma. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Ekawati, Febriani Fajar (2018) Economy of action and pedestrians in the built environment. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

El Kadri, Hani (2018) Microbial encapsulation and interactions in emulsions. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

El-Turk, Bushra (2018) Bleeding through… compositional processes in the integration of Middle Eastern and Western art music. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Elghawail, Ali Mohamed (2018) Flexible forming of 3-D metal panels. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

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Farr, Matthew (2018) Production of anisotropic injection moulded NdFeB magnets from end-of-life sintered magnets. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Fine, Laurel (2018) Assisted dying: an ethics of care perspective. Masters of Jurisprudence thesis, University of Birmingham.

Francis, Xavier (2018) Anthropocosmic-theism: towards a theistic re-orientation of Raimon Panikkar's pluralistic theology of religions. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Fritz, Isabella (2018) How gesture and speech interact during production and comprehension. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

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Gao, Jianshu (2018) Understanding the relationship between microstructure and mechanical properties in HIPped Ti-5Al-5Mo-5V-3Cr. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Gao, Yang (2018) Coupling matrix based integration of the active components with microwave filters. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Gassama, Abubacarr Kawsu (2018) Impacts of inflammatory mediators and hypoxia on vascular reactivity: a model of COPD. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Geer, Mitchell Jon (2018) Regulation of platelet signalling by the ITIM-containing receptor G6b-B. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Gilding, Liam Niall (2018) The epigenetic and transcriptional consequences of aberrant FoxC1 expression in acute myeloid leukaemia. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Glock, Stefan (2018) Decompositions of graphs and hypergraphs. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Green, Clara Emily (2018) Understanding shared pathogenesis between chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) and lung cancer by means of cell specific genomics. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Grossman, Barry Hale (2018) Metaphorically-construed self-awareness in reflexive constructions. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Gunn, Rachel (2018) Delusion and affective framing. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

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Hajiabady, Siavash (2018) Integrated condition monitoring of industrial wind turbines. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Hall, Russell (2018) Measurement of recovery and recrystallisation in interstitial free steels using electromagnetic sensors. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Hart, Samantha Leigh (2018) Why do we pay tax? is it because we are good citizens? how tax fits with modern conceptualisations of citizenship. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Hart, Stuart Anthony (2018) Soteriology in Edmund Spenser's \(The\) \(Faerie\) \(Queene\). Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Hayden, Ashley Thomas John (2018) An empirical investigation to evaluate the impact of travel habits at community level for the formulation of sustainable transport strategies: a case study approach. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Hayes, Ian (2018) Microstructural characterisation and heat treatment refinement of a particulate reinforced aluminium metal matrix composite. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Heritage, Frazer (2018) "When they go low, you go high": a metaphor and metonomy-led analysis of the second American presidential debate between Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump. M.A. by Res. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Hobbins, Stephanie Ann (2018) Periodontitis in COPD and alpha-1 antitypsin deficiency. M.Sc. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Homaioon Ebrahimi, Amir (2018) The investigation of the effect of plan irregularities on the progressive collapse response of low to medium rise steel structures. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Hristov, Stanislav Zdravkov (2018) Target shadow profile reconstruction in forward scatter radar. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Hughes, Erik Andreas Bjørnstad (2018) Developing biomaterials through enhancing organic/inorganic interfaces. Eng.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Hussain, Nouman (2018) Barelvi'ism and Christianity: similarities and the possible reasons why. M.A. by Res. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Husselbury, Timothy (2018) The factors influencing TMS mapping. M.Sc. thesis, University of Birmingham.

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Insua López, Ignacio (2018) Polyion complex (PIC) nanoparticles for the targeted and passive delivery of antimicrobial polymers and peptides. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Iordachescu, Alexandra (2018) An in-vitro model for the development of mature bone containing an osteocyte network. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

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Jackson, Alicia R. (2018) Ezekiel's two stick and eschatological violence in the pentecostal tradition: an intertextual literary analysis. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

James, Kieran David Jon (2018) Investigating the process and regulation of thymocyte egress by lymphotoxin beta receptor and thymic stroma. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Jaweesh, Mahmoud (2018) Correlations between fluviatile sandstone lithofacies and geochemical properties and their importance for groundwater contaminant transport. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Jemmett, Philip N. (2018) Towards an understanding of the biological activity of glycolipids: a physicochemical study. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Jesky, Mark David (2018) Studies of novel risk factors associated with chronic kidney disease in ethically diverse, high risk populations. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Jia, Xiaodong (2018) Meet-continuity and locally compact sober dcpos. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Johan, Irni Rahmayani (2018) Financial capability among university students in Indonesia. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Johnson, Larissa Gabrielle (2018) Rape myth acceptance: its role, importance, and psychometric measurement. Foren.Psy.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Johnstone, Callum Andrew (2018) A very murdering year: The Duke of Marlborough’s 1709 campaign and the experience of battle at Malplaquet. M.A. by Res. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Jones, Aidan (2018) Adaptive robotic tutors for scaffolding self-regulated learning. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Jones, Maximilian (2018) Disorder in multi-channel Luttinger liquids. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Jones, Susan Ann (2018) Women can’t play dominos: an ethnographic study of working class life in a Midlands pub. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

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Kamaruddin, Shafie (2018) Improved versions of the bees algorithm for global optimisation. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Karakatsani, Efthalia (2018) Challenging behavior, parental emotional distress, child quality of life and service provision in children with intellectual disabilities. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Kasli, Ikhlaas Makbul (2018) Optimisation and intensification of the production of recombinant scFv fragments to the \(escherichia\) \(coli\) periplasm: an insight into host physiology and cell surface characterisitics. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Kaur, Rita (2018) The processes of leadership talent development: a case study of Birmingham primary schools. Ed.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Keeley, Peter Michael (2018) Sustainable resource management via D.C. thermal plasma technology. Eng.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Kennedy, John (2018) Minding their own business: an ethnographic study of entrepreneurship in Putin’s Russia. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Kim, Inseung (2018) The British Commonwealth and allied naval forces' operation with the anti-communist guerrillas in the Korean war: with special reference to the operation on the West Coast. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Kitchen, Nick M. (2018) The contribution of proprioceptive acuity to upper limb motor performance in older and younger adults. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Krechowiecki-Shaw, Christopher Jan (2018) Evolution and remediation of ground failure risk for temporary roads carrying cyclic heavy haul traffic. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Kusi-Obodum, Christian (2018) Alfonso X and Islam: narratives of conflict and co-operation in the Estoria de España. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

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Lampis, Andreas (2018) Coherent light-matter interactions with potassium atoms. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Lan-Leung, Benoît (2018) Molecular investigation of Beckwith-Wiedemann syndrome and Silver-Russell Syndrome. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Lavecchia, Carolina Eleonora (2018) Combined numerical and morphological study of the lumbar spine: parametric finite element model and evaluation of dynamic implants. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Lazdins, Alessandro (2018) Development of plasmids that can displace antibiotic resistance plasmids from bacteria in the human and animal gastrointestinal tract. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Leech, James Thomas (2018) Development of an Escherichia coli biofilm platform for use in biocatalysis. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Lewis, Meryl Ann (2018) Effects of symptoms of dementia on spousal perceptions of relationship continuity or discontinuity. Clin.Psy.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Li, Dong (2018) Active modules identification in multilayer intracellular networks. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Li, Ka-Kit (2018) The role of CD8+ regulatory T cells in anti-tumour immune responses in Hepatocellular Carcinoma. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Liamas, Evangelos (2018) Interactions between proteins and biomaterials - an experimental and computational multiscale study. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Lilley, Johnathon Robert (2018) Lanthanide nanoparticles in immunodiagnostics. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Lim, Derek Hock Kiat (2018) The clinical and molecular genetic investigation of genetic conditions predisposing to kidney cancers. M.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Liu, Wenke (2018) Bubble dynamics in a compressible viscous liquid. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Lopez-Oliva Santa Cruz, Isabel (2018) Rheumatoid arthritis and periodontitis: antibody response, oral microbiome, cytokine profile and effect of periodontal treatment. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Luong, Thi Ngan (2018) Reconciling the diverse approaches to entrepreneurial marketing research: evidence from the independent hospitality industry in Vietnam. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Lye, Chao Qun (2018) Use of recycled and secondary aggregates in concrete: deformation properties. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Lynn, Ciarán John (2018) Incinerated ashes: characteristics and potential for use in concrete-related applications. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

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Mahmood, Marliyyah Abdullahi (2018) The interaction of pollution, meteorology and bioaerosols: implications on human health. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Maillard, John Geoffrey (2018) Development of modelling and testing for analysis of degradation of Ni-YSZ anode in solid oxide fuel cells. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Main, Timothy Peter (2018) A corpus-based study of the effects of collocation, phraseology, grammatical patterning, and register on semantic prosody. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Marques de Marino, Javier (2018) Enhancing the adhesion and retention of microcapsules on human hair. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Marshall, Robert (2018) Interactions within the tripartite drug-efflux pumps of gram-negative bacteria. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Martin, James Thomas (2018) Advancing knowledge in stepped-wedge cluster randomised controlled trials. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

McIntosh, Alistair James (2018) The role of adipose tissue immune cells in immune responses. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

McMullin, Caitlin (2018) Co-production and the third sector: a comparative study of England and France. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Meek, Richard William (2018) Structural and functional analysis of proteins involved in the C-DI-GMP network of the predatory bacterium \(Bdellovibrio\) \(bacteriovirus\). Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Melo Rodríguez, Gabriela (2018) Enhancement of titanium alloy bioactivity via peptide and hydroxyapatite coatings. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Middleton, Hannah Rose (2018) Astrophysical inference from pulsar timing array searches for gravitational waves. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Miller, Cherry Marie (2018) Beneath the spectacle: gendering 'the everyday' in the British House of Commons. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Moakes, Richard John Asa (2018) Whey protein micro-particles as multifunctional materials for structure and delivery. Eng.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Mobbs, Rebecca-Louise (2018) Cyclic steam oxidation of a steel for biomass power plant application. Eng.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Monks, Philip (2018) The importance of the poetry book in the digital age. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Moran, Linda Elizabeth (2018) Michelle Bachelet: the rise of the Supra-Madre from the Chilean body politic. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Morphew, Daniel (2018) Programming hierarchical self-assembly of anisotropic colloids. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Morris, Christopher Robert (2018) Data integration in the rail domain. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Murren, Robert John (2018) Intracytoplasmic lipid droplets in high grade glioma: metabolism and target for therapy. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

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Naqvi, Zainab Batul (2018) Critical feminist perspectives on the legal recognition of polygamous marriages in the UK. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Nasser, Fatima (2018) Exposure matters: effects of environmentally realistic exposure conditions on toxicity of model nanomaterials to Daphnia Magna. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Newton, Sarah Lauren (2018) Optimisation of a new class of peptide-based MR1 contrast agent. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Noordali, Farhan (2018) Mindfulness-based interventions for diabetes treatment and prevention in South Asian young adults. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

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O'Donoghue, Eloise Jasmin (2018) Lipopolysaccharide composition determines the entry kinetics of bacterial outer membrane vesicles into host cells. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

O'Leary, Mary Frances (2018) The role of adipose and skeletal muscle derived cytokines in primary human myogenesis: implications for ageing skeletal muscle. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Okpako, George Oghenetega (2018) The ‘I-AM’ sayings of Jesus in the gospel of John and questions of history: two case studies (John 6 and 8). M.A. by Res. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Omar, Amhamed Assanosi (2018) Production of 5-Hydroxymethylfurfural in novel deep eutectic solvents. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Ortiz Carrizales, Yessica Patricia (2018) Factors influencing human exposure assessment of organophosphorus flame retardants (OPFRS) via indoor dust ingestion. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Owen, Rhys Edward (2018) Search for rare exclusive decays of the Higgs and \(Z\) bosons to a meson and a photon with the ATLAS detector. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

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Parisouz, Shahriar (2018) Experimental rubber friction modelling and its applications in tyre finite element analysis. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Park, Beomjoon (2018) Creation of a confidential incident reporting system to enhance Korea's railway safety culture. M.Phil. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Payne, Holly (2018) Novel insights into the mechanisms of venous thrombosis. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Peddis, Isaura (2018) Is empathy an emotion? Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Perez Flores, Dolores Columba (2018) Countable spaces and countable dynamics. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Ploumakis, Athanasios (2018) Characterisation of the cellular response to defective translational termination. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Pontefract, Sarah Katie (2018) The impact of computerised physician order entry with integrated clinical decision support on pharmacist-physician communication in the hospital setting. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Pooladvand, Hojat (2018) Lead-free pyroelectric materials for environmentally friendly solid-state cooling systems. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Pooni, Sukhjit Singh (2018) Airborne MIMO radar with towed antenna array. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Prashar, Neha (2018) Essays on affirmative action policies in employment in India. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Prashar, Yuvender Kumar (2018) Did the Troubled Families Programme intervention contribute to positive change and outcomes being achieved for families worked with within a local authority, if so, how?: a realistic evaluation using parent and professional perspectives. Ap.Ed.&ChildPsy.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Proud, Harry (2018) Soliton structures in Bose-Einstein condensates. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Putt, Caroline (2018) The effects of neurological damage on counterfactual thinking, regret, and decision making. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

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Quick, Joshua (2018) Real-time pathogen surveillance systems using DNA sequencing. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

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Rabbani, Muhammad Saqib (2018) Microstrip antenna design with improved fabrication tolerance for remote vital signs monitoring and WLAN/WPAN applications at mm-wave and THz frequencies. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Rammeloo, Clemens Vincent (2018) Optimisation of a compact cold-atoms interferometer for gravimetry. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Robson, Matthew (2018) Statistical mechanics of the square lattice planar rotator model and metamagnetism in bilayer strontium ruthenate \(Sr_3Ru_2O_7\). Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Rogan, Frances (2018) Social media, bedroom cultures and femininity: exploring the intersection of culture, politics and identity in the digital media practices of girls and young women in England. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Rokni Fard, Mahroo (2018) Study of fullerenes on Au (111) surfaces using STM. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Roussel, Jainaba (2018) The cAMP receptor protein controls \(Vibrio\) \(cholerae\) gene expression in response to host colonisation. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Ruszala, Matthew James Amor (2018) Functional fillers for decorative paints. Eng.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

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Sadiq, Ghada Abbas (2018) Development of compressed air rotary wankel devices for hybrid vehicle. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Sahotra, Nikhil (2018) Design and synthesis of organic small molecules with high triplet energy for blue light emission. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Samsudin, Nur Hana (2018) A study on reusing resources of speech synthesis for closely-related languages. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Sansakorn, Preeda (2018) Development of a risk assessment methodology and safety management model for the building construction industry: case studies from Thailand. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Sawbridge, Rebecca Joanne (2018) Developments in magnetic resonance spectroscopic imaging acquisition and analysis. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Saxon, John Trevor (2018) Using traceability in model-to-model transformation to quantify confidence based on previous history. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Schuppert, Victoria Alice (2018) Legal reforms and dystopian discourse between the ancient and modern world: a comparative study of political change, law, and rhetoric. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Sen, Hrishiraj (2018) \(Escherichia\) \(coli\) responses to acid-stress: signal transduction and gene regulation. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Shehab, Maryam (2018) Use of novel sensors to assess human exposure to airborne pollutants and its effects on cognitive performance. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Shi, Xiaolei (2018) Social interdependence theory in sport. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Shu, Chang (2018) Investigation of the structural and functional properties of lead-free barium calcium zirconate titanate piezoceramics. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Simionesie, Dorin (2018) Investigation of asphaltene aggregation with synthetic model compounds: an experimental and computational study. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Singh, Chandrachur (2018) Ambassadorial cosmopolitanism: an application of Gandhian thought to climate change in the Indian context. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Slope, Louise Nicola (2018) Selective lanthanide binding sites engineered within a De Novo designed coiled coil. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Solanki, Riten (2018) Formulation of zircon-free slurries and the development of ceramic shell moulds for investment casting. Eng.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Stratton, Sarah Louise (2018) More than throw-away fiction: investigating lesbian pulp fiction through the lens of a lesbian textual community. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Swierad, Dariusz Tadeusz (2018) Stable and ultra-stable laser systems for a mobile strontium optical clock. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Syed, Fatima Shaaria (2018) Financial education in schools: policy into practice. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

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Taylor, Chénelle Anika (2018) Static risk factors among Jamaican sex offenders: a cross-cultural analysis. Foren.Psy.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Thongchai, Tanikan (2018) Fabrication of lead free and lead based 1-3 piezoelectric composites for high frequency ultrasound transducers. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Tian, Zhe (2018) Source apportionment of airborne particulate matter in a Chinese megacity: modelling comparison. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Tickle, Joseph (2018) The role of vascular adhesion protein (VAP)-1 during inflammatory liver disease. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Tilsley, Penelope (2018) Investigating changes in motor activation after tDCS. M.Sc. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Tomei, Joseph George (2018) Using multimodal extended metaphor prompts to induce the production of figurative language in low-intermediate Japanese learners of English. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Tomlins, Paul John (2018) Ocular graft-versus-host disease. M.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Turner, Jason Dale (2018) Characterising bidirectional interactions between synovial fibroblasts and myeloid cells. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

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Vinciguerra, Serena (2018) Studying neutron-star and black-hole binaries with gravitational-waves. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Voulazeris, Georgios (2018) Portable atom interferometry: investigation on magnetic shielding techniques for compact quantum sensors. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

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Walker, David (2018) Supreme air command - the development of royal air force command practice in the second world war. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Walters, Andrew John Charles (2018) Inter-war, inter-service friction on the North-West frontier of India and its impact on the development and application of RAF doctrine. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Wang, Xiqian (2018) Improving the microstructure, mechanical properties & process route in selective laser melting of nickel-superalloys. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Wareham, Ruth Oswald (2018) Prohibition, accommodation or transformation? A philosophical investigation into the moral permissibility of faith schools in liberal democratic societies. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Waterman, Naomi Ariane (2018) Super-resolution imaging with metamaterials. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Wei, Wei (2018) Automatic surface targets detection in forward scatter radar. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Weiss, David S. (2018) Samuel Daniel's \(First\ Four\) \(Books\) \(of\) \(the\) \(Civil\) \(Wars\) and Shakespeare's early history plays. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Wen, Tao (2018) Access point deployment optimisation in communication-based train control systems. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Wilson, Daisy (2018) Frailty, sarcopenia and immunesenescence: shared mechanisms and clinical insights. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Wimbush, Antonia Helen (2018) Exile in Francophone women's autobiographical writing. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Withington, Thomas Jeavons (2018) Bomber command’s electronic warfare policy and suppression of enemy air defence posture during the Second World War. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Wood, Rebecca (2018) The inclusion of autistic children in the curriculum and assessment in mainstream primary schools. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

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Yang, Biao (2018) Photonic topological metamaterials. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Yang, Conghuan (2018) Real-time FPGA-based co-simulation of large scale power systems. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Yang, Yang (2018) A study of fine particle grinding in vertically stirred media mills via positron emission particle tracking technology and the discrete element method. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

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Zargarian, Roya (2018) Exploring the appropriateness of Urban Underground Space (UUS) for sustainability improvement. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Zell, David (2018) Major cultural commemorations and the construction of national identity in the GDR, 1959-1983. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Zhang, Hanwen (2018) Connections in cold-formed steel modular building structure systems. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Zhang, Tong (2018) Essays on conflict. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Zhang, Yue (2018) Corrosion of titanium, zirconium and their alloys for biomedical applications. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Zhou, Weifeng (2018) Behaviour of futures markets and implication for portfolio choice. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

Zhu, Lingziao (2018) A cold atoms gravimeter for use in absolute gravity comparisons. Ph.D. thesis, University of Birmingham.

This list was generated on Sun Jun 24 11:03:48 2018 IST.