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Quarterly statistics: Maths and Physical Sciences, Q4 2012

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1 Waugh, M.R. (2011) The synthesis, characterisation and application of transparent conducting thin films. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 838
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. 780
3 Benny, S. (2010) High temperature water gas shift catalysts: a computer modelling study. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 708
4 Kang, J. (2011) Native chemical thioesterification: synthesis of peptide and protein thioesters through an N→S acyl shift. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 626
5 Xia, X. (2010) Computational modelling study of yttria-stabilized zirconia. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 531
6 Thomas, L. (2010) Nanoparticle synthesis for magnetic hyperthermia. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 466
7 Bou-Moreno, R. (2010) The design and synthesis of complexes for the activation of carbon dioxide. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 334
8 Jerome, L. (2009) The generation and reactivity of functionalised organozinc carbenoids for cyclopropane synthesis. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 288
9 Narband, N. (2009) Nanoparticles and photosensitisers; their interactions and antibacterial properties. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 287
10 Mills, M.R. (2010) The development of a one-pot 1,4-addition/nitro-Mannich reaction. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 276
11 Page, K. (2009) Photocatalytic thin films: their characterisation and antimicrobial properties. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 276
12 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. 269
13 Lee, C.C. (2010) Synthetic approaches to biologically active sulfonates and sulfonamides. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 268
14 Ravenscroft, P and McArthur, JM and Hoque, BA (2001) Geochemical and palaeohydrological controls on pollution of groundwater by arsenic. In: UNSPECIFIED (53 - 77). 262
15 Maxwell, N (2012) Arguing for wisdom in the university: an intellectual autobiography. Philosophia , 40 (4) pp. 663-704. 10.1007/s11406-012-9375-4. 258
16 Luengo Arratta, S. (2010) Intramolecular ene reactions of functionalised nitroso compounds. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 243
17 Brand, H. (2009) Thermoelastic properties of salt hydrates and implications for geological structures. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 229
18 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. 226
19 Knapp, C.E. (2010) Synthesis, chemical vapour deposition and structural studies of group 13 alkoxides. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 204
20 Edetanlen-Elliot, O. (2011) Vinyl sulfonates: a platform for novel substrates of biological importance. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 203
21 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). 195
22 Gil Lostes, J. (2010) A study of chemosensory effects of volatile organic compounds on humans. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 194
23 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. 184
24 Crick, C.R. (2011) The chemistry and CVD of hydrophobic surfaces. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 182
25 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. 180
26 Maxwell, N (1972) A critique of Popper's views on scientific method. Philosophy of Science , 39 (2) 131 - 152. 10.1086/288429. 179
27 Maurice, L. (2009) Investigations of rapid groundwater flow and karst in the Chalk. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 176
28 Chan, N (2012) Dynamical systems in cosmology. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 166
29 Jones, A.B. (2011) Studies towards combined chemo-biocatalytic reactions in water. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 159
30 Ryan, C.P. (2010) Advances in organometallic and protein chemistry. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 150
31 Maxwell, N (2012) The Menace of Science without Wisdom. Ethical Record , 117 (9) 10 - 15. 145
32 Devey, A.J. (2010) Computer modelling studies of mackinawite, greigite and cubic FeS. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 136
33 Mann, S.E. (2011) New reactions of cyclic oxygen, nitrogen and sulfur acetal derivatives. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 134
34 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). 133
35 Islam, F. (2010) The formation of molecular hydrogen in the interstellar medium. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 126
36 Al-Baitai, A.Y. (2011) Computational studies of the interaction of pollutants with iron oxide surfaces. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 125
37 Michel, M.R. (2010) Electronic structure study of copper-containing perovskites. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 124
38 Mazzeo, M.D. (2010) Lattice-Boltzmann simulations of cerebral blood flow. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 123
39 Heydari, B.S. (2010) Time-series and real options analysis of energy markets. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 122
40 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. 121
41 Almora Barrios, N. (2010) A computational investigation of the interaction of the collagen molecule with hydroxyapatite. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 119
42 Kurban, Z. (2011) Electrospun nanostructured composite fibres for hydrogen storage applications. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 118
43 Kilmartin, J.P. (2010) Molecular gold clusters as precursors to heterogeneous catalysts. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 117
44 Chronopoulos, M. (2011) Investment decision making under uncertainty: the impact of risk aversion, operational flexibility, and competition. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 108
45 Issa, N. (2011) Towards more efficient screening of pharmaceutical cocrystals. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 102
46 Targett, J.J. (2009) The polymorphs and solvates of phenylbutazone and their phase transition behaviour. Masters thesis, UCL (University College London). 96
47 Carmody, L (2012) Geochemical characteristics of carbonatite-related volcanism and sub-volcanic metasomatism at Oldoinyo Lengai, Tanzania. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 94
48 Bains, I.K. (2010) Mathematical modelling of T cell homeostasis. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 90
49 Noble, A (2012) Investigation into the use of 1,2-diamines in fused heterocycle synthesis. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 83
50 Maxwell, N (2012) In praise of natural philosophy: a revolution for thought and life. Philosophia , 40 (4) pp. 705-715. 10.1007/s11406-012-9376-3. 82