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Title Primary Supervisor Application Deadline Funding Type Subject Area
Using bioinformatics to classify human prostate cancer (MOULTON_U16SCI) Prof Vincent Moulton 19 Jun 2016 Funded Studentship
Using Big Health and Actuarial data for Modelling Longevity and Morbidity risks (KULINSKAYA_U16IFA) Prof Elena Kulinskaya 19 Jun 2016 Funded Studentship
Development of a low-cost exercise programme for sedentary individuals with moderate/severe asthma at risk of an exacerbation (Ref: PHD/16/01) Dr Andrew Wilson 17 Jun 2016 Funded Studentship
High-Resolution Electrostatic Inkjet for Printed Electronics (ALEXANDER02_U16SCI) Dr Matthew Alexander 05 Jun 2016 Funded Studentship
Development of micro and nanofabricated formulations with complex 3D architectures to provide controlled and targeted drug delivery (QI_U16ERDF) Dr Sheng Qi 30 Jun 2016 Funded Studentship
Nanostructured silicon for application in lithium batteries (CHAO_U16CHANG) Dr Yimin Chao 01 Jun 2016 Funded Studentship
PhD in translational and personalised medicine: exploring biomarkers for Chronic RhinosinusitisPhD in translational and personalised medicine: exploring biomarkers for Chronic Rhinosinusitis Mr Carl Philpott 24 Jun 2016 Funded Studentship
Spatial language and joint attention in child development Dr Martin Doherty / Dr Andrew Bayliss 02 Jun 2016 Funded Studentship
Synthesis of novel bioactive small molecules: Generating a ‘toolbox’ for targeting fibrosis diseases (BEW_U16SCI) Dr Sean Bew 30 Jun 2016 Funded Studentship
Development of an optimisation framework for solving mixed-variables engineering design problems (LIU_U16SF) Dr Dianzi Liu 31 May 2016 PGR Opportunity
Sulfur cycling in harmful algae on the Norfolk Broads (TODD_U16SF) Dr Jonathan Todd 31 May 2016 PGR Opportunity
Nanoparticle reporters of biopharmaceutical stability – is my medicine still safe? (ROUND_U16SF) Dr Andrew Round 31 May 2016 PGR Opportunity
Algorithmic problems in algebra (GRAY_U16SF) Dr Robert Gray 30 May 2016 PGR Opportunity
Oscillations in Flow Through an Elastic-Walled Tube (WHITTAKER_U16SF) Dr Robert Whittaker 31 May 2016 PGR Opportunity
• PGR Opportunities in Health Sciences for self-funding and international students Jan McAllister 31 May 2016 PGR Opportunity
• PGR Opportunities in Norwich Medical School for self-funding and international students Alastair Watson, School Director of Postgraduate Research 31 May 2016 PGR Opportunity
• PGR Opportunities in Social Work for self-funding and international students Jonathan Dickens 31 May 2016 PGR Opportunity
PGR Opportunities in Psychology for self-funding and international students 01 Feb 2017 PGR Opportunity
• PGR Opportunities in Norwich Business School for self-funding and international students. Nishikant Mishra, School Director of Postgraduate Research 31 May 2016 PGR Opportunity
• PGR Opportunities in Law for self-funding and international students David Mead, School Director of Postgraduate Research 31 May 2016 PGR Opportunity
• PGR Opportunities in Education and Lifelong Learning for self-funding and international students Anna Robinson-Pant, School Director of Postgraduate Research 31 May 2016 PGR Opportunity
• PGR Opportunities in Economics for self-funding and international students Corrado di Maria, School Director of Postgraduate Research 31 May 2016 PGR Opportunity
• PGR Opportunities in International Development for self-funding and international students Maren Duvendack, School Director of Postgraduate Research 31 May 2016 PGR Opportunity
A coupled CFD and observational approach to improve measurements of ocean turbulence from gliders (PALMER_UENV16NEX) Dr. Matthew Palmer 01 Jun 2016 Funded Studentship
Autonomous carbon system observations from gliders (AutoCarb) (KAISER_UENV16NEX) Prof. Jan Kaiser 01 Jun 2016 Funded Studentship
Optimising ocean glider sampling of internal waves and eddies (HALL_UENV16NEX) Dr. Robert Hall 01 Jun 2016 Funded Studentship
• PGR Opportunities in Politics, Philosophy, Language and Communication Studies for self-funding and international students John Turnpenny, School Director of Postgraduate Research 31 May 2016 PGR Opportunity
• PGR Opportunities in History for self-funding and international students Silvia Evangelisti, School Director of Postgraduate Research. 31 May 2016 PGR Opportunity
• PGR Opportunities in Literature, Drama and Creative Writing for self-funding and international students Petra Rau, School Director of Postgraduate Research 31 May 2016 PGR Opportunity
• PGR Opportunities in Art, Media and American Studies for self-funding and international students Becky Fraser, School Director of Postgraduate Research 31 May 2016 PGR Opportunity
Inorganic and Bioinorganic Supramolecular Photochemistry (FIELDEN_U16SF) Dr John Fielden 31 Mar 2016 PGR Opportunity
The Symmetric Group: Representation Theory and Combinatorics (LYLE_U16SF) Dr Sinéad Lyle 31 May 2016 PGR Opportunity
Supramolecular chemistry of phthlocyanines and porphyrins (CAMMIDGE_U16SF) Prof Andy Cammidge 31 May 2016 PGR Opportunity
Quantum Fluids (SALMAN_U16SF) Dr Hayder Salman 31 May 2016 PGR Opportunity
Ultrafast Spectroscopic Investigation of Dynamics in Complex media (MEECH_U16SF) Prof Steve Meech 31 May 2016 PGR Opportunity
Combatting Climate Change by Carbon Dioxide Air Capture (ALEXANDER_U16SF) Dr Matthew Alexander 31 May 2016 PGR Opportunity
Supramolecular hydrogels: from understanding of structure to applications in drug delivery (KHIMYAK_U16SF) Prof Yaroslav Khimyak 31 May 2016 PGR Opportunity
Double Kinetic Resolution (STEPHENSON_U16SF) Dr G. Richard Stephenson 31 May 2016 PGR Opportunity
Mechanics of an elastic cell under flow conditions (BLYTH_U16SF) Dr Mark Blyth 31 May 2016 PGR Opportunity
History of Logic (DZAMONJA01_U16SF) Prof Mirna Dzamonja 31 May 2016 PGR Opportunity
Set Theory and its connections with other subjects of mathematics (DZAMONJA02_U16SF) Prof Mirna Dzamonja 31 May 2016 PGR Opportunity
The West Antarctic Ice Sheet and climate: slow decline or sudden collapse (STEVENS_U16SF) Prof David Stevens 31 May 2016 PGR Opportunity
Decoding ‘protein-small molecule’ interactions by quantitative STD NMR spectroscopic techniques (ANGULO_U16SF) Dr Jesus Angulo 31 May 2016 PGR Opportunity
Materials design for better formulations (FABIAN_U16SF) Dr Laszlo Fabian 31 May 2016 PGR Opportunity
Nonlinear hydroelastic waves in layered fluids (PARAU_U16SF) Dr Emilian Parau 31 May 2016 PGR Opportunity
Mathematical Modelling of Water Wave Impacts (COOKER_U16SF) Dr Mark J. Cooker 31 May 2016 PGR Opportunity
Synthesis of ultrapotent anticancer agents by solid phase methods (SEARCEY_U16SF) Prof Mark Searcey 31 May 2016 PGR Opportunity
Exploiting genetically encoded unnatural amino acids to develop novel proteins (SACHDEVA_U16SCI) Dr Amit Sachdeva 31 May 2016 PGR Opportunity
Probing DNA properties by a combination of molecular modelling and EPR spectroscopy (OGANESYAN_U16SF) Dr Vasily Oganesyan 31 May 2016 PGR Opportunity
Developing Nano-structured Materials for Analytical Applications, Functional Devices or Drug Delivery (MAYES_U16SF) Dr Andrew Mayes 29 May 2016 PGR Opportunity
Transforming nitrite chemistry with semi-synthetic heme proteins (MACMILLAN_U16SF) Dr Fraser MacMillan 31 May 2016 PGR Opportunity
Condensed phase electronic energy transfer in chemical and biological systems: From two level systems to higher plants (JONES_U16SF) Dr Garth Jones 31 May 2016 PGR Opportunity
Asymmetric Catalysis, (Bio)Supramolecular Chemistry, Total Synthesis & Isotope Chemistry (BEW_U16SF) Dr S.P. Bew 31 May 2016 PGR Opportunity
Improved methods for computing and interpreting the nonlinear optical properties of materials (ANDREWS_U16SF) Prof David Andrews 31 May 2016 PGR Opportunity
New therapeutic targets in inflammation and cancer (O’CONNELL_U16SF) Dr Maria O’Connell 31 May 2016 PGR Opportunity
Pollution tolerant marine communities: detecting impacts and understanding ecological mechanisms (GRANT_U16SF) Prof Alastair Grant 31 May 2016 PGR Opportunity
Biomimetic metal complexes: reactivity and reaction mechanisms (WRIGHTJ_U16SF) Dr Joseph Wright 31 May 2016 PGR Opportunity
Combination of chrysotherapy and allenic compounds: new approaches for the generation of cancer therapeutics (MUÑOZ_U16SF) Dr María Paz Muñoz 31 May 2016 PGR Opportunity
New Methodology in Organic Synthesis (PAGE_U16SF) Professor Philip Page 31 May 2016 PGR Opportunity
Protein interactions in cancer regulation (BLUMENSCHEIN_U16SF) Dr Tharin Blumenschein 31 May 2016 PGR Opportunity
The Roles of Metals in Biology (LEBRUN_U16SF) Professor Nick Le Brun 31 May 2016 PGR Opportunity
Sulfur Metabolism and Trafficking in Green Sulfur Bacteria (HAMILTON_U16SF) Dr Chris Hamilton 31 May 2016 PGR Opportunity
Novel Multifunctional Nanoparticle for Advanced Prostate Cancer (AL-JAMAL_U16SF) Dr Wafa T. Al-Jamal 31 May 2016 PGR Opportunity
Targeting non-canonical DNA structures: designing and developing new molecules for genetic diseases such as cancer and diabetes (WALLER_U16SF) Dr Zoë Waller 31 May 2016 PGR Opportunity
Chemical biology studies with anticancer natural products (GANESAN_U16SF) Professor Ganesan 31 May 2016 PGR Opportunity
Novel pharmacological tools for P2X7 and implications for the immune system (STOKES_U15SF) Dr Leanne Stokes 31 May 2016 PGR Opportunity
Investigating the role of a new biomarker in malignant melanoma (MORRIS_U15SF) Dr Chris Morris 31 May 2016 PGR Opportunity
Metallacycle Precatalysts for Lead-Oriented Synthesis (RICHARDS_U16SF) Dr Chris Richards 31 May 2016 PGR Opportunity
PhD in Medicinal Chemistry - Identification of inhibitors of the pro-survival protein Mcl-1 as an approach to treating cancer (HOWELL_U16SF) Dr Lesley Howell 31 May 2016 PGR Opportunity
Preformulation of 3D printable solid pharmaceutical dosage forms (QI_U16SF) Dr Sheng Qi 31 May 2016 PGR Opportunity
Swarm Intelligence and Agent Based Support for Software Engineering (NOPPEN_U16SF) Dr Joost Noppen 31 May 2016 PGR Opportunity
Flexible random effects models for meta-analysis (KULINSKAYA_U16SF) Professor Elena Kulinskaya 31 May 2016 PGR Opportunity
Algorithms and mathematical methodology to help shed light into the armsrace between microbes and their hosts (HUBER_U16SF) Dr Katharina Huber 31 May 2016 PGR Opportunity
Developing efficient algorithms for clustering and/or classification of large and complex data (DELAIGLESIA_U16SF) Dr de la Iglesia 31 May 2016 PGR Opportunity
Time Series Data Mining (BAGNALL_U16SF) Dr Anthony Bagnall 31 May 2016 PGR Opportunity