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First-hand experience: a methodology for exploring bone architecture adaptation and biomechanics in human hands and zebrafish models

Author: Aggleton, J., 23 Jan 2020

Supervisor: Jordan, F. (Supervisor) & Robson Brown, K. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy (PhD)

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Process energy efficiency and human factors in dairy pasteurisation and other "black box" processes.

Author: Challis, C. E., 23 Jan 2020

Supervisor: Tierney, M. J. (Supervisor) & Wilson, R. E. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisEngineering Doctorate (EngD)

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Creep Deformation of 316H Weldments

Author: Dey, S., 23 Jun 2020

Supervisor: Truman, C. (Supervisor) & Knowles, D. M. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy (PhD)

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Investigating and Characterising the Coupling of LEGO and 3D Printing

Author: Mathias, D. R. F., 24 Mar 2020

Supervisor: Snider, C. (Supervisor) & Hicks, B. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy (PhD)

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Understanding Use of Bear Products in Southeast Asia: Human-Oriented Perspectives from Cambodia and Laos

Author: Davis, E. O., 24 Mar 2020

Supervisor: Gibson, M. (Supervisor) & Robson Brown, K. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy (PhD)

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Dynamic single-beam acoustic tweezers for microparticle manipulation

Author: Franklin, A. C., 24 Mar 2020

Supervisor: Drinkwater, B. W. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy (PhD)

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A hybrid virtual-physical design methodology to enable the democratisation of design for FDM

Author: Goudswaard, M. A., 24 Mar 2020

Supervisor: Hicks, B. J. (Supervisor) & Nassehi, A. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy (PhD)

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Three-dimensional infrasonic wave propagation above irregular boundaries

Author: Khodr, C., 12 May 2020

Supervisor: Azarpeyvand, M. (Supervisor) & Rust, A. C. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy (PhD)

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Nonlinear Dynamics of Phased Array Levitators

Author: Fushimi, T., 24 Mar 2020

Supervisor: Drinkwater, B. (Supervisor) & Hill, T. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy (PhD)

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A modelling approach to design of ultrasonic tweezers devices

Author: Matos Silva Junior, A., 23 Jan 2020

Supervisor: Drinkwater, B. W. (Supervisor) & Wilcox, P. D. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy (PhD)

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Radiographic evaluation of primate skeletal development: a novel methodology for ascertaining age, and its implications

Author: Mason, A. E., 23 Jan 2020

Supervisor: Robson Brown, K. (Supervisor) & Hodos, T. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Master's ThesisMaster of Philosophy (MPhil)

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Passive Aeroelastic Control In Truss-Braced Wings Using Vibration Suppression

Author: Szczyglowski, C. P., 23 Jan 2020

Supervisor: Neild, S. A. (Supervisor), Titurus, B. (Supervisor) & Jiang, J. Z. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy (PhD)

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Euglenoid Movement and Novel Mechanisms for Soft Robots

Author: Digumarti, K. M., 25 Jun 2019

Supervisor: Rossiter, J. (Supervisor), Conn, A. (Supervisor) & Richards, A. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy (PhD)

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Optimum Inerter-based Absorbers for Cable Vibration Suppression

Author: Luo, J., 25 Jun 2019

Supervisor: Macdonald, J. (Supervisor) & Jiang, J. Z. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy (PhD)

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Fabrication of Acoustically Micropatterned Coacervate-Based Hydrogels

Author: Nichols, M., 23 Jan 2019

Supervisor: Barnes, A. (Supervisor), Patil, A. (Supervisor), Drinkwater, B. (Supervisor) & Mann, S. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy (PhD)

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Effect of voids on the interlaminar failure of carbon/epoxy composites

Author: Tretiak, I., 23 Jan 2019

Supervisor: Kawashita, L. (Supervisor), Hallett, S. (Supervisor) & Smith, R. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy (PhD)

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Fatigue Behaviour of Composites under VIbration and Thermal Loading

Author: Voudouris, G., 28 Nov 2019

Supervisor: Kawashita, L. (Supervisor) & Di Maio, D. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy (PhD)

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Identification and Validation of Non-linearities in Vibrating Structures

Author: Cooper, S., 28 Nov 2019

Supervisor: Titurus, B. (Supervisor), DiMaio, D. (External person) (Supervisor) & Ewins, D. J. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy (PhD)

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Residual Stresses in Clad Nuclear Pressure Vessels and Their Interaction with Thermal and Mechanical Load

Author: Oliver, S., 23 Jan 2019

Supervisor: Smith, D. (Supervisor), Pavier, M. (Supervisor) & Mostafavi, M. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy (PhD)

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Synthesis, Characterisation and Applications of Novel Hierarchical Porous Materials

Author: Doan, H. V., 1 Oct 2019

Supervisor: Davis, S. (Supervisor) & Ting, V. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy (PhD)

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EXPLORING THE PERSISTENCE OF FEMALE GENITAL CUTTING AND INTIMATE PARTNER VIOLENCE IN SUB-SAHARAN AFRICA

Author: Howard, J., 25 Jun 2019

Supervisor: Gibson, M. (Supervisor) & Robson Brown, K. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy (PhD)

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Detection of kissing bonds with non-collinear nonlinear ultrasound

Author: Alston, J., 23 Jan 2019

Supervisor: Croxford, A. (Supervisor) & Ivanov, D. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy (PhD)

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Developing a numerical swallowing simulation

Author: Pergantis, I., 12 Sep 2019

Student thesis: Master's ThesisUnspecified Master's Degree

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A systematic approach to failure mode characterisation in a complex sociotechnical context

Author: Bonnington, P. J., 25 Jun 2019

Supervisor: Mcmahon, C. A. (Supervisor) & Burgess, S. C. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisEngineering Doctorate (EngD)

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Aerodynamic and Aeroacoustic Performance of Morphing Structures

Author: Kamliya Jawahar, H., 7 May 2019

Supervisor: Azarpeyvand, M. (Supervisor) & Marcos, A. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy (PhD)

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The effect of creep strain rate on damage accumulation in type 316H austenitic stainless steel

Author: Hares, E., 25 Jun 2019

Supervisor: Truman, C. (Supervisor) & Mostafavi, M. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy (PhD)

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Estimation and prediction of human behaviour using multi-modal physiological measurements and data-driven methods in human robot/vehicle interaction

Author: López Pulgarín, E. J., 28 Nov 2019

Supervisor: Herrmann, G. (Supervisor) & Leonards, U. B. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy (PhD)

Novel approaches of scaffold fabrication for vascular tissue engineering

Author: Carrabba, M., 19 Mar 2019

Supervisor: Madeddu, P. (Supervisor) & Drinkwater, B. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy (PhD)

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Synthesis and Characterisation of Photoresponsive Thermoplastic Liquid Crystal Elastomers

Author: Beckett, L., 23 Jan 2019

Supervisor: Manners, I. (Supervisor), Ting, V. P. (Supervisor) & Seddon, A. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy (PhD)

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Fluid Inerter Based Vibration Suppression: Modelling Methodology

Author: Liu, X., 25 Jun 2019

Supervisor: Jiang, J. Z. (Supervisor) & Titurus, B. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy (PhD)

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Modelling inertial particles in fluid flows. Efficient numerical approaches.

Author: Stott, H. B. A., 1 Oct 2019

Supervisor: Lawrie, A. G. W. (Supervisor) & Szalai, R. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy (PhD)

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Model updating using limited experimental data for the quantification of ultrasonic array inspection.

Author: Bloxham, H., 25 Jun 2019

Supervisor: Wilcox, P. (Supervisor) & Velichko, A. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy (PhD)

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Development of Nanoporous Carbons from Renewable Lignin Feedstocks for Sustainable Applications

Author: Rowlandson, J., 19 Mar 2019

Supervisor: Hall, S. (Supervisor) & Ting, V. P. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy (PhD)

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Mechanical behaviours of periodic lattices

Author: Gu, H., 28 Nov 2019

Supervisor: Pavier, M. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy (PhD)

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Probabilistic Methodologies in the Creep Regime

Author: Zentuti, N., 25 Jun 2019

Supervisor: Booker, J. (Supervisor) & Truman, C. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy (PhD)

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Improving Engineering Information Access and Knowledge Discovery through Model-Based Information Navigation

Author: Jones, D., 23 Jan 2019

Supervisor: Hicks, B. (Supervisor) & Snider, C. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy (PhD)

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A General Approach To Model Assisted Qualication of Non-Destructive Inspections

Author: Ballisat, A., 7 May 2019

Supervisor: Wilcox, P. (Supervisor), Smith, R. (Supervisor) & Drinkwater, B. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisEngineering Doctorate (EngD)

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Novel Shear Force Scanning Modes Enabled with Digital Implementations of Robust Nano-Precision Controllers and Estimators

Author: Zhang, K., 25 Jun 2019

Supervisor: Herrmann, G. (Supervisor), Miles, M. J. (Supervisor) & Antognozzi, M. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy (PhD)

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Integration and Coupling of High Performance Dielectric Elastomer Actuator Systems

Author: Hinitt, A., 7 May 2019

Supervisor: Rossiter, J. (Supervisor) & Conn, A. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy (PhD)

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Arnos Vale South Bristol : The Life of a Cemetery

Author: Udall, L., 25 Jun 2019

Supervisor: Robson Brown, K. (Supervisor) & Prior, S. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy (PhD)

The development of non-collinear non destructive evaluation of aircraft materials

Author: Sapountzi, K., 19 Mar 2019

Supervisor: Croxford, A. (Supervisor) & Neild, S. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Master's ThesisMaster of Science (MSc)

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Nonlinear Ultrasonic Imaging Techniques for Non-Destructive Testing

Author: Cheng, J., 23 Jan 2019

Supervisor: Drinkwater, B. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy (PhD)

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Inherently Elastic Actuation for Soft Robotics

Author: Cao, C., 28 Nov 2019

Supervisor: Conn, A. (Supervisor), Burgess, S. (Supervisor), Richards, A. (Supervisor) & Windsor, S. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy (PhD)

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Nonlinear Interactions of Internal Gravity Waves

Author: Dobra, T., 23 Jan 2019

Supervisor: Lawrie, A. (Supervisor) & Dalziel, S. B. (External person) (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy (PhD)

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Distributed Control and Optimisation of Complex Networks via their Laplacian Spectra

Author: Kempton, L., 20 Mar 2018

Supervisor: Di Bernardo, M. (Supervisor) & Herrmann, G. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy (PhD)

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Guided Wave Structural Health Monitoring of Complex Aerospace Components

Author: Courtier, M., 25 Sep 2018

Supervisor: Croxford, A. (Supervisor) & Atherton, K. (External person) (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisEngineering Doctorate (EngD)

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Optimal Design Methodologies for Passive Vibration Suppression

Author: Li, Y., 6 Nov 2018

Supervisor: Neild, S. (Supervisor) & Jiang, J. Z. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy (PhD)

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An investigation into the effects of scaling on structural integrity assessments

Author: Orrock, P., 8 May 2018

Supervisor: Truman, C. (Supervisor), Booker, J. (Supervisor) & Smith, D. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy (PhD)

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Flow Over and Past Porous Surfaces

Author: Showkat Ali, S. A., 6 Nov 2018

Supervisor: Azarpeyvand, M. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy (PhD)

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