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1 Marmot, M; Atinmo, T; Byers, T; Chen, J; Hirohata, T; Jackson, A; ... Zeisel, S; + view all (2007) Food, Nutrition, Physical Activity, and the Prevention of Cancer: a Global Perspective. (WCRF/AICR Expert Report ). World Cancer Research Fund / American Institute for Cancer Research: Washington DC, US. 9568
2 Liu, Q.; (2010) Efficiency analysis of container ports and terminals. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 8714
3 Keval, H.U.; (2009) Effective design, configuration, and use of digital CCTV. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 7160
4 Kassem, A.H.; (2006) The legal aspects of seaworthiness: current law and development. Doctoral thesis, Swansea University. 6482
5 Brennan, F.P.; (1992) Fatigue and fracture mechanics analysis of threaded connections. Doctoral thesis, University of London. 6352
6 Pheng, L.S.; (1990) Marketing theories and concepts for the international construction industry: a study of their applicability at the global, national and corporate perspectives. Doctoral thesis, University of London. 5966
7 van Ree, H.J.; (2010) Service quality indicators for business support services. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 5196
8 Bowlby, R; (2006) "I had Barbara": Women's ties and Wharton's "Roman Fever". DIFFERENCES-A JOURNAL OF FEMINIST CULTURAL STUDIES , 17 (3) 37 - 51. 10.1215/10407391-2006-010. 5129
9 Manoochehri, J.; (2010) Social policy and housing: reflections of social values. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 4602
10 Mazzara, F.; Philippopoulou, D.; (2001) The challenge of translating Brian Friel's translations. 4514
11 Steadman, P; (2006) Why are most buildings rectangular? Architectural Research Quarterly , 10 (2) 119 - 130. 10.1017/S1359135506000200. 4449
12 Gutt, E.A.; (1989) Translation and relevance. Doctoral thesis, University of London. 4329
13 Fletcher, T.S.B.; (2012) Machine learning for financial market prediction. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 4239
14 Gabriel, Z; Bowling, A; (2004) Quality of life from the perspectives of older people. Ageing and Society , 24 (5) 675 - 691. 10.1017/S0144686X03001582. 4224
15 Wujastyk, D; (2009) A Body Of Knowledge: The Wellcome Ayurvedic Anatomical Man And His Sanskrit Context. Asian Med (Lieden) , 4 (1) 201 - 248. 10.1163/157342109X423793. 3880
16 Adell, German; (1999) Theories and models of the peri-urban interface: a changing conceptual landscape. Development Planning Unit, UCL: London, UK. 3800
17 Latif, A.; (1999) A study of the design of fluidized bed reactors for biomass gasification. Doctoral thesis, University of London. 3791
18 Donoghue, HD; Holton, J; (2009) Intestinal tuberculosis. CURR OPIN INFECT DIS , 22 (5) 490 - 496. 10.1097/QCO.0b013e3283306712. 3685
19 Abram, C.; (2003) Representations of the pagan afterlife in medieval Scandinavian literature. Doctoral thesis, University of Cambridge. 3599
20 Eck, J; Chainey, S; Cameron, J; Wilson, R; (2005) Mapping crime: Understanding Hotspots. National Institute of Justice: Washington DC. 3576
21 Garety, PA; Kuipers, E; Fowler, D; Freeman, D; Bebbington, PE; (2001) A cognitive model of the positive symptoms of psychosis. PSYCHOL MED , 31 (2) 189 - 195. 3537
22 Leicester, A.; Windmeijer, F.; (2004) The 'fat tax': economic incentives to reduce obesity. (IFS Briefing Notes BN49 ). Institute for Fiscal Studies: London, UK. 3508
23 Fonagy, P; Target, M; (1997) Attachment and reflective function: Their role in self-organization. DEV PSYCHOPATHOL , 9 (4) 679 - 700. 3409
24 Mak, A.T.-C.; (1992) Solid-liquid mixing in mechanically agitated vessels. Doctoral thesis, University of London. 3304
25 Al-Ashwal, W.A.M.; (2011) Measurement and modelling of bistatic sea clutter. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 3174
26 Baio, G; Blangiardo, M; (2010) Bayesian hierarchical model for the prediction of football results. Journal of Applied Statistics , 37 (2) 253 - 264. 10.1080/02664760802684177. 3061
27 Warwick, C.; Terras, M.; Galina, I.; Huntington, P.; Pappa, N.; (2008) Library and information resources and users of digital resources in the humanities. Program: Electronic Library and Information Systems , 42 (1) pp. 5-27. 10.1108/00330330810851555. 2964
28 Sharp, H.; Finkelstein, A.; Galal, G.; (1999) Stakeholder identification in the requirements engineering process. In: Proceedings of 10th International Workshop on Database & Expert Systems Applications (DEXA). (pp. pp. 387-391). IEEE Computer Society Press 2887
29 Al-Fulaij, H.F.; (2011) Dynamic modeling of multi stage flash (MSF) desalination plant. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 2793
30 Ng, Y.L.E.; (2009) A systemic approach to translating style: a comparative study of four Chinese translations of Hemingway's The Old Man and the Sea. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 2735
31 Hillier, B; (2007) Space is the machine: a configurational theory of architecture. Space Syntax: London, UK. 2680
32 Jones, S.K.; (1982) A maritime history of the port of Whitby, 1700-1914. Doctoral thesis, University of London. 2665
33 Waugh, M.R.; (2011) The synthesis, characterisation and application of transparent conducting thin films. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 2598
34 Armstrong, M.; (2006) Competition in two-sided markets. The RAND Journal of Economics , 37 (3) pp. 668-691. 2569
35 Vuttanont, U.; (2010) "Smart boys" and "sweet girls - sex education needs in Thai teenagers: a mixed-method study. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 2562
36 Falkum, I.L.; (2011) The semantics and pragmatics of polysemy: a relevance-theoretic account. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 2561
37 Trisoglio, A.R.; (1996) Sustainable development in a complex world. Doctoral thesis, University of London. 2545
38 Pilling, S.; Bebbington, P.; Kuipers, E.; Garety, P.; Geddes, J.; Orbach, G.; Morgan, C.; (2002) Psychological treatments in schizophrenia: I. Meta-analysis of family intervention and cognitive behaviour therapy. Psychological Medicine , 32 (5) 763 - 782. 10.1017/S0033291702005895. 2517
39 Ofori, G.; (1980) The construction industries of developing countries: the applicability of existing theories and strategies for their improvement and lessons for the future; the case of Ghana. Doctoral thesis, University of London. 2504
40 Aghion, P.; Howitt, P.; (1990) A model of growth through creative destruction. (NBER Working Papers 3223). National Bureau of Economic Research: Cambridge, US. 2471
41 Kang, J.; (2011) Native chemical thioesterification: synthesis of peptide and protein thioesters through an N→S acyl shift. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 2394
42 Cook, H; (2002) Body and passions: materialism and the early modern state. Osiris , 17 25 - 48. 2365
43 Lloyd-Evans, B.; (2010) Acute inpatient mental health wards and inpatient alternatives: a quantitative comparison of the care provided. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 2355
44 Newton, M.; (1996) The child of nature: The feral child and the state of nature. Doctoral thesis, University of London. 2354
45 Konstantinidis, A.; (2011) Evaluation of digital x-ray detectors for medical imaging applications. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 2327
46 Berisha, F.; (2009) Photorealistic retrieval of occluded facial information using a performance-driven face model. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 2264
47 Cooke, LJ; Wardle, J; (2005) Age and gender differences in children's food preferences. BRIT J NUTR , 93 (5) 741 - 746. 10.1079/BJN20051389. 2247
48 Key, CA; (1998) Co-operation, paternal care and the evolution of hominid social groups. Doctoral thesis, University of London. 2239
49 Kamarudin, Z.B.; (1993) A comparative study of divorce among Muslims and non-Muslims in Malaysia with special reference to the Federal Territory of Kuala Lumpur. Doctoral thesis, University of London. 2216
50 Adnan, M.; Singleton, A.; Longley, P.; (2010) Developing efficient web-based GIS applications. (CASA Working Papers 153). Centre for Advanced Spatial Analysis (UCL): London, UK. 2180

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