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Quarterly statistics: Maths and Physical Sciences, Q1 2012

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1 Narband, N. (2009) Nanoparticles and photosensitisers; their interactions and antibacterial properties. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 608
2 Baio, G and Blangiardo, M (2010) Bayesian hierarchical model for the prediction of football results. J APPL STAT , 37 (2) 253 - 264. 10.1080/02664760802684177. 312
3 Benny, S. (2010) High temperature water gas shift catalysts: a computer modelling study. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 240
4 Lee, C.C. (2010) Synthetic approaches to biologically active sulfonates and sulfonamides. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 197
5 Xia, X. (2010) Computational modelling study of yttria-stabilized zirconia. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 182
6 Page, K. (2009) Photocatalytic thin films: their characterisation and antimicrobial properties. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 144
7 Kang, J. (2011) Native chemical thioesterification: synthesis of peptide and protein thioesters through an N→S acyl shift. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 144
8 Waugh, M.R. (2011) The synthesis, characterisation and application of transparent conducting thin films. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 130
9 McArthur, J.M. and Howarth, R.J. and Bailey, T.R. (2001) Strontium isotope stratigraphy: LOWESS version 3: best fit to the marine Sr-isotope curve for 0-509 Ma and accompanying look-up table for deriving numerical age. The Journal of Geology , 109 (2) pp. 155-170. 10.1086/319243. 128
10 Gil Lostes, J. (2010) A study of chemosensory effects of volatile organic compounds on humans. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 110
11 Gillies, DA (2005) Hempelian and Kuhnian approaches in the philosophy of medicine: the Semmelweis case. Studies in History and Philosophy of Science Part C: Studies in History and Philosophy of Biological and Biomedical Sciences , 36 (1) 159 - 181. 10.1016/j.shpsc.2004.12.003. 109
12 Devey, A.J. (2010) Computer modelling studies of mackinawite, greigite and cubic FeS. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 104
13 Brand, H. (2009) Thermoelastic properties of salt hydrates and implications for geological structures. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 99
14 Heydari, B.S. (2010) Time-series and real options analysis of energy markets. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 99
15 Knapp, C.E. (2010) Synthesis, chemical vapour deposition and structural studies of group 13 alkoxides. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 94
16 Jerome, L. (2009) The generation and reactivity of functionalised organozinc carbenoids for cyclopropane synthesis. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 89
17 Bou-Moreno, R. (2010) The design and synthesis of complexes for the activation of carbon dioxide. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 88
18 Kender, S. and Kaminski, M. A. and Jones, R.W. (2008) Early to middle Miocene foraminifera from the deep-sea Congo Fan, offshore Angola. Micropaleontology , 54 (6) pp. 477-568. 76
19 Crick, C.R. (2011) The chemistry and CVD of hydrophobic surfaces. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 74
20 Chudasama, V. (2011) The use of aerobic aldehyde C-H activation for the construction of C-C and C-N bonds. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 74
21 Luengo Arratta, S. (2010) Intramolecular ene reactions of functionalised nitroso compounds. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 74
22 Rothman, LS and Jacquemart, D and Barbe, A and Benner, DC and Birk, M and Brown, LR and Carleer, MR and Chackerian, C and Chance, K and Coudert, LH and Dana, V and Devi, VM and Flaud, JM and Gamache, RR and Goldman, A and Hartmann, JM and Jucks, KW and Maki, AG and Mandin, JY and Massie, ST and Orphal, J and Perrin, A and Rinsland, CP and Smith, MAH and Tennyson, J and Tolchenov, RN and Toth, RA and Vander Auwera, J and Varanasi, P and Wagner, G (2005) The HITRAN 2004 molecular spectroscopic database. JOURNAL OF QUANTITATIVE SPECTROSCOPY & RADIATIVE TRANSFER , 96 (2) 139 - 204. 10.1016/j.jqsrt.2004.10.008. 73
23 Edetanlen-Elliot, O. (2011) Vinyl sulfonates: a platform for novel substrates of biological importance. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 72
24 Mazzeo, M.D. (2010) Lattice-Boltzmann simulations of cerebral blood flow. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 71
25 Calvo-Merino, B and Glaser, DE and Grezes, J and Passingham, RE and Haggard, P (2005) Action observation and acquired motor skills: An fMRI study with expert dancers. CEREB CORTEX , 15 (8) 1243 - 1249. 10.1093/cercor/bhi007. 69
26 Michel, M.R. (2010) Electronic structure study of copper-containing perovskites. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 69
27 Maurice, L. (2009) Investigations of rapid groundwater flow and karst in the Chalk. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 68
28 Ryan, C.P. (2010) Advances in organometallic and protein chemistry. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 65
29 Lardge, J.S. (2009) Investigation of the interaction of water with the calcite {1014} surface using ab-initio simulation. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 64
30 Ravenscroft, P and McArthur, JM and Hoque, BA (2001) Geochemical and palaeohydrological controls on pollution of groundwater by arsenic. In: Chappell, W and Abernathy, C and Calderon, R, (eds.) Arsenic Exposure and Health Effects IV. (53 - 77). Elsevier Science Ltd: Oxford, UK. 63
31 Mills, M.R. (2010) The development of a one-pot 1,4-addition/nitro-Mannich reaction. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 63
32 Thomas, L. (2010) Nanoparticle synthesis for magnetic hyperthermia. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 59
33 Maxwell, N (2010) Cutting God in Half - and Putting the Pieces Together Again: A New Approach to Philosophy. Pentire Press: London, UK. 57
34 Davies, Z. (2009) Application of representation theory to magnetic and structural phase transitions. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 56
35 Jonasson, L. (2009) Computational investigations of the electronic structure of molecular actinide compounds. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 56
36 Pang, P.S. (2008) Studies towards the synthesis of the core of Sarains A, B, & C. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 55
37 Targett, J.J. (2009) The polymorphs and solvates of phenylbutazone and their phase transition behaviour. Masters thesis, UCL (University College London). 53
38 Tennyson, J. and Zobov, N.F. and Williamson, R. and Polyansky, O.L. and Bernath, P.F. (2001) Experimental energy levels of the water molecule. Journal of Physical and Chemical Reference Data , 30 (3) pp. 735-831. 10.1063/1.1364517. 52
39 Adriaens, D.A. (2009) Theoretical investigations of surface chemistry in space. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 52
40 Seymour, RM and Sozou, PD (2009) Duration of courtship effort as a costly signal. Journal of Theoretical Biology , 256 (1) 1 - 13. 10.1016/j.jtbi.2008.09.026. 51
41 Almora Barrios, N. (2010) A computational investigation of the interaction of the collagen molecule with hydroxyapatite. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 51
42 Gillies, D. (2003) Probability and uncertainty in Keynes's The General Theory. In: Mizuhara, S. and Runde, J., (eds.) The Philosophy of Keynes' Economics: Probability, Uncertainty and Convention. (pp. 108-126). Routledge: London, UK. 49
43 Smith, FT and Timoshin, SN (2001) On 'spot' evolution under an adverse pressure gradient. J FLUID MECH , 430 169 - 207. 48
44 Och, L.M. (2011) Biogeochemical cycling through the Neoproterozoic-Cambrian transition in China: an integrated study of redox-sensitive elements. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 48
45 Mannion, P.D. (2010) Environmental and geological controls on the diversity and distribution of the sauropodomorpha. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 47
46 Scott, D. (2008) The discovery of new functional oxides using combinatorial techniques and advanced data mining algorithms. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 46
47 Tanaka, M and Naumenko, O and Brault, JW and Tennyson, J (2005) Fourier transform absorption spectra of (H2O)-O-18 and (H2O)-O-17 in the 3v plus delta and 4v polyad region. J MOL SPECTROSC , 234 (1) 1 - 9. 10.1016/j.jms.2005.07.007. 45
48 Beglitis, N. (2011) First-principles studies of surface defects of model metal-oxide semiconductors. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 44
49 Bains, I.K. (2010) Mathematical modelling of T cell homeostasis. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 44
50 Brookes, J.C. (2009) A microscopic model of signal transduction mechanisms: olfaction. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 44