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  Toolbox for Quantum Computing With Spin Qubits
  Dr M Buitelaar
Application Deadline: 31 July 2019

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A PhD studentship is available in the Quantum Devices group at UCL to measure, control and read out electron spin qubits defined in quantum dots.
  Microplastic-sediment interactions (MiPSi)
  Research Group: Earth Surface Science
  Dr K Spencer, Prof G Wharton
Applications accepted all year round

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The accelerating global release of microplastics (mP) into the aquatic environment seems inevitable, with long-term consequences for water quality and biodiversity.
  Towards real-time optimization of parameter settings for SonazoidTM enhanced ultrasound imaging
  Dr M Tang
Applications accepted all year round

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PhD Type

Project Description / Background. This is an industrial PhD project aimed at developing novel functional and targeted ultrasound imaging techniques for diagnosing and monitoring liver diseases.
  Monitoring blood glucose levels with imaging photoplethysmography
  Dr J Alastruey, Dr P Lamata, Dr J Dennis, Dr M Nilchian
Applications accepted all year round

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The global prevalence of diabetes will rise from 171 million in 2000 to 366 million in 2030 for all groups [1]. Fluctuations of the glucose level (GL) may lead to microvascular and macrovascular complications and result in long-term disease including kidney problems, ocular disease, and heart failure [2,3].
  The diagnosis and assessment of respiratory disease with a novel technology
  Dr R Bruce
Applications accepted all year round

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PhD Type

The diagnosis, assessment and management of many respiratory diseases (e.g. chronic obstructive pulmonary disease; COPD), is largely dependent on traditional lung function tests such as spirometry.
  PhD in Computational Fracture Mechanics
  Dr E Martínez-Pañeda
Application Deadline: 31 August 2019

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General Description. Applications are invited for a PhD scholarship at Imperial College London. The project will involve the development of novel computational tools to unravel engineering challenges across disciplines.
  Quantification of the impact of changing vegetation on hillslope sediment transport
  Research Group: Earth Surface Science
  Dr S Grieve, Dr E Lines
Applications accepted all year round

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Hillslope sediment transport exists on a continuum from the gradual downslope motion of particles, termed soil creep, to catastrophic shallow landslides and debris flows.
  Rewilding and Natural Flood Management
  Research Group: Earth Surface Science
  Dr G Harvey, Dr A Henshaw, Dr S Clarke
Applications accepted all year round

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Over the last decade, the UK has experienced some of the most significant and extreme flood events of the last 100 years, and predicted changes in precipitation are expected to increase the frequency and costs of flooding.
  Past intermediate and deep ocean circulation during sustained periods of warmth
  Research Group: Earth Surface Science
  Dr H Ford
Applications accepted all year round

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The ocean is absorbing much of the heat and carbon dioxide emissions related to human caused climate change, but the long-term impacts on heat transport, carbon cycling and deep ocean circulation are poorly understood.
  A 3.5-year PhD studentship in Gas-Solid Interactions at the Atomic Scale
  Prof A Shluger, Prof A Kenyon
Application Deadline: 15 August 2019

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This position is fully funded by the UCL-A*STAR Collaborative Programme via the Centre for Doctoral Training in Molecular Modelling and Materials Science (M3S CDT) at UCL.
  EPSRC Industrial Case PHD Studentship In Microfabricated Ion Traps For Atomic Quantum Technology
  Mr A Sinclair
Application Deadline: 2 August 2019

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Microfabricated ion traps are essential components for quantum-enabled instrumentation. Applications of these devices are in atomic clocks, sensors and quantum processors, covering the spectrum from laboratory research in fundamental science to practical quantum instruments.
  PhD Studentship in Electrochemical Safety of Neural Implants
  Dr A Vanhoestenberghe, Dr H Lancashire
Application Deadline: 2 September 2019

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The Department of Medical Physics & Biomedical Engineering at UCL, in collaboration with the UCL Division of Surgery and Interventional Science at UCL, is inviting applications for a studentship on the electrochemical safety of neural implants to start in 2019/20.
  Synthesis and development of stimuli-responsive nanomedicines for heart disease therapy
  Dr N Kamaly
Application Deadline: 15 August 2019

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The Kamaly group (https://www.imperial.ac.uk/people/nazila.kamaly) uses bioinspired approaches to create multi-functional nanoparticles capable of changing their surface or core properties in response to local or up-regulated disease markers for more effective and smart stimuli-responsive drug delivery.
  Prevention of Gestational Diabetes in Obese Pregnant Women; Targeting Early Pregnancy Intervention to Women at Risk
  Dr S White, Dr A Flynn
Applications accepted all year round

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Obesity in pregnancy increases the risk of gestational diabetes (GDM) and associated adverse outcomes. NICE guidelines recommend that all obese women have an oral glucose tolerance test at 24-28 weeks' gestation for detection of GDM.
  STRATIFY: Brain network-based stratification of reinforcement-related mental health disorders.
  Prof G Schumann, Dr E Burke Quinlan
Application Deadline: 25 August 2019

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PhD Type

Our main body of work has been concerned with the identification of neural mechanisms of reinforcement-related disorders. Here we have made seminal contributions to the field.
  Microbial life and activity on glaciers and in Arctic soils
  Research Group: Earth Surface Science
  Dr J Bradley, Dr A Jungblut, Prof K Heppell
Applications accepted all year round

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The Arctic plays host to a diverse range of microorganisms, including bacteria, algae, and viruses.
  Microbial survival in the energy-limited deep biosphere
  Research Group: Earth Surface Science
  Dr J Bradley, Prof M Trimmer, Prof L Belyea
Applications accepted all year round

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The deep subsurface biosphere contains a vast proportion of Earth’s microbial life and organic carbon. In deep, energy-limited settings, microorganisms persist over extraordinarily long timescales with very slow metabolisms – constituting an important analogue to the potential for life beyond Earth.
  Full Time PhD Studentships in the Faculty of Business and Law

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Full time PhD Studentships. Unit. Faculty of Business and Law (FBL). Stipend. £15,009 (circa) per year. Location. Milton Keynes.
  School of Health Sciences: Three Doctoral Studentships to Commence 1 October 2019

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The School of Health Sciences is offering three full/part-time Doctoral Studentships to outstanding candidates. We are a leading School of applied healthcare research and we offer PhD candidates an outstanding research environment.
  Fully Funded Leverhulme PhD Scholarship: What controls seismic behaviour at subduction zones? Resolving the physical properties of slowly slipping fault zones
  Dr R Bell, Prof JV Morgan, Prof M Warner
Application Deadline: 15 August 2019

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Fully-funded Leverhulme Scholarship available to home/EU students from October 2019. Deadline for applications- August 15th 2019.
  Intelligent Computational Methods for Advanced Composites
  Dr Z Sharif Khodaei, Prof M.H. Aliabadi
Applications accepted all year round

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The structural integrity group in the Aeronautics department (http://www.imperial.ac.uk/structural-integrity-health-monitoring/) is dedicated to improving integrity of engineering components and structures used in aerospace and other safety-critical industries.
  Single cell approaches to understanding gliomatosis cerebri
  Dr C Jones, Prof J Shipley
Application Deadline: 2 August 2019

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Gliomatosis cerebri (GC) is a rare brain tumour that mostly affects children and young adults. Unlike other brain tumours, little is known about this type of cancer, and survival is very poor, with most patients succumbing to their disease within 18 months of diagnosis.
  Investigation of antibiotic-resistant bacteria in seafood products and risk of exposure to these by consumers in the UK
  Dr A Mateus, Dr L Guardabassi
Applications accepted all year round

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A large amount of seafood consumed in the UK are imported from countries outside the EU, where the use of antibiotics is often poorly regulated.
  Diversity and evolution of plant DNA viruses: implications of climate change for disease management
  Dr G Silva
Application Deadline: 15 August 2019

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Badnaviruses are a highly diverse group of plant DNA viruses and have emerged as serious pathogens infecting a wide range of economically important tropical and temperate crop plants worldwide.
  Assessing spatial heterogeneity through random walks on graphs
  Research Group: Complex Systems and Networks
  Dr V Nicosia
Application Deadline: 31 July 2019

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PhD Type

The School of Mathematical Sciences of Queen Mary University of London invite applications for a PhD project commencing in September 2019 for students seeking funding, or at any point in the academic year for self-funded students.
  Identifying biomarkers of treatment response in gestational trophoblastic disease through quantitative proteomics analysis of patient samples
  Dr O Pardo, Prof M J Seckl
Application Deadline: 25 July 2019

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Gestational trophoblastic disease (GTD) is a spectrum of disorders including the pre-malignant hydatidiform mole (HM) through to malignant choriocarcinoma.
  PhD studentship in Biophysics - suspended animation in living matter
  Dr S Banerjee, Dr G Charras
Application Deadline: 15 August 2019

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We are pleased to invite applications for a fully funded 4-year PhD studentship to study the transition between life and death in living matter in a collaborative project between several laboratories at UCL.
  Photoelectron spectroscopy of hot carrier decay in plasmonic nanostructures
  Prof D R Richards
Application Deadline: 24 July 2019

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Surface plasmons, the coherent oscillations of mobile charge carriers near the surface of good conductors, have amazing properties.
  Innovative, CMOS-based sensor solutions for x-ray detection and imaging
  Prof A Olivio
Application Deadline: 30 August 2019

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The Department of Medical Physics & Biomedical Engineering at UCL is inviting applications for a studentship on the development of innovative, CMOS-based sensor solutions for x-ray detection and imaging.
  RNA dysfunction in motor neuron disease: understanding the changes through novel RNA-sequencing technologies
  Dr P Fratta, Dr M Secrier
Application Deadline: 1 August 2019

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Just over ten years ago the RNA binding proteins (RBPs) TDP-43 and FUS were identified as crucial players in ALS, generating a significant interest in dysfunctions of RNA metabolism and splicing as early pathogenic mechanisms.
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