We offer a wide range of postgraduate research opportunities which are listed as soon as they become available. If you can't find what you are looking for please contact us

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Our Research, School and Graduate School pages contain a wealth of information for prospective postgraduate students and research activity at UEA. You can also search our Course Finder pages for taught postgraduate courses, including Master of Research (MRes) courses.

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Current PhD Opportunities and Studentships

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Latest opportunities (2021)

 

PhD

The word problem for inverse monoids and membership problems in groups (GRAYR_U21EPSCI)

Combinatorial algebra is the study of infinite algebraic objects like groups, and more generally monoids, defined in terms of a generating set, and a set of...

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PhD

Ocean circulations and exoplanet climates (STEVENSS_U21EPSCI)

The science of extrasolar planets has matured since the first giant exoplanets were discovered in 1995, with potentially habitable terrestrial planets being...

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Quantification of uncertainties in fluid-structure interactions (KOROBKINA_U21EPSCI)

Mathematical and computer models are used to investigate physical, engineering, biological and social processes, as well as to predict them and optimise their...

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Wave turbulence in discrete nonlinear dispersive systems (PROMENTD_U21EPSCI)

The theory of wave turbulence describes the equilibrium and out-of-equilibrium states of continuous systems possessing a large number of dispersive...

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Two-Dimensional Chiral Quantum Fluids (SALMANH_U21EPSCI)

Quantum fluids are fluids that are governed by the laws of quantum mechanics. Under suitable conditions, these fluids can give rise to superfluidity where the...

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Curating Climate Change: Collecting and Displaying Ecological Crisis in UK Museums (WADE-U21AHRCCDP)

This AHRC-funded Collaborative Doctoral Partnership project will develop significant insight into the different approaches UK museums are taking to curating...

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