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  Study the potential of flies (Diptera) as pollinators of tropical and glasshouse crops
  Dr J Grinyer
Application Deadline: 7 August 2019

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We are seeking a highly motivated PhD candidate to join our Pollination Team to study the potential of flies (Diptera) as pollinators of tropical and glasshouse crops.
  Dinoflagellate cysts and palaeoenvironmental change during Cretaceous oceanic anoxic events: a study of OAE1a
  Prof I Jarvis, Prof G Gillmore
Applications accepted all year round

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PhD Type

This project will study Cretaceous dinoflagellate cysts. It seeks to understand relationships between dinocysts, a proxy for marine nutrient availability and organic zooplankton fertility, and episodes of black shale (petroleum source rock) deposition during Oceanic Anoxic Events (OAEs) in the mid-Cretaceous.
  Biology of the invasive Chinese mitten crab in the river Thames
  Prof D Morritt
Applications accepted all year round

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The Chinese mitten crab, Eriocheir sinensis, is an invasive brachyuran crab species (one of the top 100 most invasive species) that is now well established in the River Thames and tributaries.
  Automatic detection of corporate third-parties operating online using digital methods
  Dr K A Evans-Reeves, Dr A Joshi, Dr T S Fincham Haines
Application Deadline: 24 July 2019

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The tobacco industry is the biggest barrier to the implementation of effective tobacco control policies. Given their long history of deceit, tobacco companies are not considered trustworthy by many, particularly in countries which have implemented strong tobacco control regulations.
  The adaptive diversity of Arctic charr Salvelinus alpinus in Scotland
  Research Group: Institute of Biodiversity, Animal Health and Comparative Medicine
  Prof C Adams, Dr K Elmer, Prof C Bean, Dr P Prodohl
Application Deadline: 14 August 2019

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The lake-dwelling fish, the Arctic charr Salvelinus alpinus is highly diverse both in phenotype and genotype. This takes the form of substantial between and within lake variation; in some places the latter being expressed as eco-morphologically distinct sympatric polymorphisms.
  Interactive Sequential Pattern Mining of Web Logs
  Dr M Vigo
Applications accepted all year round

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Sequential pattern mining algorithms are extremely useful to identify the most salient patterns in sequences of events [1,2]. These events can be transactions on a database or time-series data.
  Evolutionary Perspectives on Medicinal Plant Use
  Prof J A Hawkins
Applications accepted all year round

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This project encompasses 1. evolutionary aspects of medicinal plant use and 2. authentication. You will collect DNA sequence data at the level of a whole flora and at the level of a genus.
  The population genomics of New Zealand seabirds and developing DNA markers to resolve uncertainties of bycatch identification
  Dr PA Ritchie, Dr N Rawlence
Applications accepted all year round

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Seabird bycatch in long-line and trawl fisheries is a significant issue, particularly for albatrosses, shearwaters and the larger species of petrels.
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