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  Deliberate self-harm in UK dance students: Prevalence, predictors, and prevention
  Dr J Cumming, Dr A Lavis
Application Deadline: 28 February 2020

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PhD Type

ESRC DTP Collaborative PhD Studentship - University of Birmingham and One Dance UK. The Midlands Graduate School is an accredited Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC) Doctoral Training Partnership (DTP).
  PhD in Degradable Biomaterials Chemistry
  Prof A Dove
Applications accepted all year round

Funding Type

PhD Type

A funded PhD studentship is available in the group of Prof. Andrew Dove at the University of Birmingham (group website. http://www.dovegrouplab.com).
  PhD in Depolymerisation of Plastic Waste
  Prof A Dove
Applications accepted all year round

Funding Type

PhD Type

A funded PhD studentship is available in the group of Prof. Andrew Dove at the University of Birmingham (group website. http://www.dovegrouplab.com).
  Development of precise polymer nanoparticles
  Prof R O'Reilly
Applications accepted all year round

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PhD Type

This studentship is only open to UK or EU nationals. The successful applicant should possess a good (1st or 2.1 UK or equivalent) degree in chemistry from a well-regarded institution.
  The Department of Social Work and Social Care Studentship
  Dr D Tanner, Prof D Lasserson
Applications accepted all year round

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PhD Type

The Department of Social Work and Social Care is recruiting to one fully funded, full-time, three year PhD studentship, starting in October 2020.
  Using Classification Images to Unlock Expertise in Judgements of 3D Aerial Geography.
  Dr A J Schofield, Dr T Meese
Application Deadline: 28 February 2020

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PhD Type

Applications are invited from ambitious, self-motivated candidates with an interest in studying human visual perception in relation to the identification of geographic features in 3D Aerial images.
  Understanding and improving wind risk assessment for farm forests in Ireland
  Prof N Metje, Prof Mark Sterling
Application Deadline: 31 March 2020

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PhD Type

Strong winds can result in tree uprooting (windthrow, the most common one) and/or breakage (windsnap) causing considerable damage and leading to major financial losses for forest owners.
  Microbial bioprocessing and functional magnetic nanomaterials
  Dr AFC Fernandez-Castane
Application Deadline: 29 February 2020

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PhD Type

Applications are invited for a three-year Postgraduate studentship, supported by the School of Engineering and Applied Science, to be undertaken within the Aston Institute of Materials Research (AIMR) and the Energy and Bioproducts Research Institute (EBRI) groups.
  Theory for Quantum correlations in extreme nanoplasmonic structures
  Dr A Demetriadou
Application Deadline: 15 March 2020

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PhD Type

When light illuminates nano-sized metallic structures, the free electrons in the metal collectively oscillate, creating `plasmons’.
  Quantum nanoplasmonics: Theory for the interaction of plasmons with quantum emitters
  Dr A Demetriadou
Application Deadline: 15 March 2020

Funding Type

PhD Type

When light illuminates nano-sized metallic structures, the free electrons in the metal collectively oscillate, creating `plasmons’.
  Quantum Plasmonics: theory and simulations on the non-locality of nanoplasmonics
  Dr A Demetriadou
Application Deadline: 15 March 2020

Funding Type

PhD Type

When light illuminates nano-sized metallic structures, the free electrons in the metal collectively oscillate, creating `plasmons’.
  Geometric Control of Autonomous Vehicle
  Prof W Holderbaum
Application Deadline: 31 May 2020

Funding Type

PhD Type

The project will focus primarily on an Autonomous Underwater Vehicles. The general research theme involves theoretical and experimental study of Underwater Vehicles with emphasis on advanced motion control for unmanned marine vehicles.
  Investigating the Impact of Ageing and Cataracts on Visual Motion Perception across the Visual Field
  Dr S Strong
Application Deadline: 29 February 2020

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PhD Type

Applications are invited from talented and ambitious candidates to develop a series of projects investigating the extent of visual motion deficits in cataract patients.
  High dimensional learning with theoretical guarantees
  Prof A Kaban
Application Deadline: 28 February 2020

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PhD Type

A PhD position is available in the area of machine learning, to develop novel algorithms with theoretical guarantees on performance, and apply such algorithms to early diagnosis in healthcare.
  Multi-robot coverage planning in dynamic environments
  Dr M Mansouri
Application Deadline: 28 February 2020

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PhD Type

Applications are invited for a funded 3.5-year PhD studentship in multi-robot planning for coverage tasks. Our project will develop hybrid planning methods for coverage-related applications where coverage is performed by robots changing the environment while they navigate.
  Hierarchical composite electrodes for Lithium-ion Batteries
  Prof E Kendrick
Applications accepted all year round

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PhD Type

A fully funded 4-year studentship (PhD) is available in the School of Metallurgy and Materials, at the University of Birmingham under the supervision of Prof Emma Kendrick.
  Novel Cathodes for Lithium ion Batteries
  Prof E Kendrick
Application Deadline: 31 March 2020

Funding Type

PhD Type

A fully funded 4-year studentship (PhD) is available in the School of Metallurgy and Materials, at the University of Birmingham under the supervision of Prof Emma Kendrick.
  Functional activity of upper extremities to improve trunk function after spinal cord injury
  Dr S Chiou, Prof D Falla
Application Deadline: 30 June 2020

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PhD Type

This project aims to study efficacy of combined arm cycling and standard exercise in improving trunk function in individuals with spinal cord injury (SCI).
  Recycling critical metals: making catalysts from waste
  Dr N Rees
Application Deadline: 30 April 2020

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PhD Type

The increasing demand for metals for use in catalysts for industrial, automotive and energy generation (i.e.
  Modelling road development costs and benefits due to changes in agricultural and industrial outputs to support HDM4 analysis
  Dr H Evdorides
Applications accepted all year round

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PhD Type

Road development cost and benefits due to changes in agricultural and industrial outputs are not directly included in HDM4.
  Pedestrian safety in low and middle income countries (LMIC)
  Dr H Evdorides
Applications accepted all year round

Funding Type

PhD Type

The safety of pedestrians is a critical area for improvement over the Decade of Action. The pedestrian star ratings used by iRAP provide an initial benchmark of safety performance and priority improvements that are cost effective.
  Adaptive optimisation of road transport infrastructure management
  Dr H Evdorides
Applications accepted all year round

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PhD Type

A road transport system should aim to achieve a fair balance between safety, user satisfaction, condition, cost and the environment.
  Data mining techniques for road safety policy making
  Dr H Evdorides
Applications accepted all year round

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PhD Type

Road safety is associated with target setting at policy making lever. Such targets are usually associated with statistical analysis of accident data.
  Investigating the role of RNaseH2B in the response to oncogene-induced replication stress
  Dr E Petermann, Dr T Stankovic
Application Deadline: 28 February 2020

Funding Type

PhD Type

Applications are invited for a 4-year fully-funded PhD Studentship starting October 2020. Replication stress is an important source of genomic instability in cancer.
  The application of positron emission particle tracking to the study of flow and mixing of solid-liquid systems in industrial stirred vessels
  Prof M Barigou
Application Deadline: 30 April 2020

Funding Type

PhD Type

The proposed research is concerned with the use of the novel non-invasive technique of Positron Emission Particle Tracking (PEPT) to study particle-liquid suspensions in mechanically agitated vessels.
  Flow dynamics of industrially relevant two-phase particle-liquid suspensions
  Prof M Barigou
Application Deadline: 30 April 2020

Funding Type

PhD Type

We have recently been awarded a large multi-disciplinary EPSRC research programme grant to conduct research on multiscale two-phase particle-liquid flows in various flow systems (e.g.
  Algebraic groups and Lie algebras
  Dr S Goodwin
Applications accepted all year round

Funding Type

PhD Type

The University of Birmingham is well-known for its research into group theory, Lie theory and representation theory. The School of Mathematics has a vibrant and productive postgraduate environment that promotes research at the highest level.
  Deriving a new weighted capitation model for UK General Practice
  Prof T Marshall
Application Deadline: 1 September 2020

Funding Type

PhD Type

BACKGROUND. Capitation payments make up the majority of General Practice income in the UK NHS. Capitation payments are weighted using the Carr-Hill formula to take account of factors affecting workload.
  Design of a device for resection of bladder tumours
  Prof D Shepherd
Applications accepted all year round

Funding Type

PhD Type

For all patients with bladder cancer, the initial surgical procedure comprises endoscopic bladder cancer surgery. transurethral resection of bladder tumour (TURBT) (This surgical procedure originated in the 1930s and has changed little since.
  Development of a bladder phantom
  Prof D Shepherd
Applications accepted all year round

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PhD Type

Realistic physical models, or phantoms, of the human bladder are essential for testing new medical devices and techniques before clinical trials, and to reduce the need for animals in device development (3Rs).
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