Human Factors in emergency flood rescue and developing optimal responder training
Dr F Earle, Dr G Abt
23 January 2019
Living with Water. Perceptions, Processes, Responses and Mitigation of Flooding. To celebrate the University's research successes, the University of Hull is offering a full-time UK/EU/International PhD Scholarship for candidates applying for each of the following projects as part of a new research cluster.
Combined Effects of Force and Vibration on the Human Hand
ISVR: Human Factors Research Unit
Dr Y Ye
1 February 2019
Vibration of the hand due to poor design or use of power tools can lead to long term damage to health, and has become the most compensated-for industrial disease.
Applying Lean Techniques to Patient Flow using Stochastic Modelling
Dr M Latif
Applications accepted all year round
Reference Number. ML-2018-PhD-1. Project Summary. This research project explores the use and development of an integrated simulation model for the study of patient flow in hospitals and its dynamic effects on staffing, patients, and resources.
Modelling brain development using human induced pluripotent stem cells
Dr E Becker
11 January 2019
The human brain is arguably the most complex structure among living organisms. Its development from single cells into a highly elaborate and unique organ has intrigued scientists for generations, yet remains incompletely understood.