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Quarterly statistics: Maths and Physical Sciences, Q1 2013

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1 Dunn, A. (2011) A molecular dynamics study of diamond as a plasma facing material for fusion. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 2757
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. 651
3 Benny, S. (2010) High temperature water gas shift catalysts: a computer modelling study. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 618
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). 605
5 Waugh, M.R. (2011) The synthesis, characterisation and application of transparent conducting thin films. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 528
6 Al-Baitai, A.Y. (2011) Computational studies of the interaction of pollutants with iron oxide surfaces. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 447
7 Xia, X. (2010) Computational modelling study of yttria-stabilized zirconia. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 401
8 Page, K. (2009) Photocatalytic thin films: their characterisation and antimicrobial properties. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 314
9 Mills, M.R. (2010) The development of a one-pot 1,4-addition/nitro-Mannich reaction. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 310
10 Thomas, L. (2010) Nanoparticle synthesis for magnetic hyperthermia. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 294
11 Luengo Arratta, S. (2010) Intramolecular ene reactions of functionalised nitroso compounds. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 273
12 Maxwell, N (1972) A critique of Popper's views on scientific method. Philosophy of Science , 39 (2) 131 - 152. 10.1086/288429. 263
13 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. 259
14 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. 251
15 Jerome, L. (2009) The generation and reactivity of functionalised organozinc carbenoids for cyclopropane synthesis. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 245
16 Narband, N. (2009) Nanoparticles and photosensitisers; their interactions and antibacterial properties. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 228
17 Mann, S.E. (2011) New reactions of cyclic oxygen, nitrogen and sulfur acetal derivatives. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 227
18 Lee, C.C. (2010) Synthetic approaches to biologically active sulfonates and sulfonamides. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 220
19 Crick, C.R. (2011) The chemistry and CVD of hydrophobic surfaces. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 218
20 Berisha, F. (2009) Photorealistic retrieval of occluded facial information using a performance-driven face model. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 216
21 Attrill, G.D.R. (2009) Low coronal signatures of coronal mass ejections: coronal “waves” and dimmings. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 210
22 Gil Lostes, J. (2010) A study of chemosensory effects of volatile organic compounds on humans. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 187
23 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. 178
24 Targett, J.J. (2009) The polymorphs and solvates of phenylbutazone and their phase transition behaviour. Masters thesis, UCL (University College London). 175
25 Michel, M.R. (2010) Electronic structure study of copper-containing perovskites. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 168
26 Maurice, L. (2009) Investigations of rapid groundwater flow and karst in the Chalk. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 165
27 Almora Barrios, N. (2010) A computational investigation of the interaction of the collagen molecule with hydroxyapatite. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 163
28 Kurban, Z. (2011) Electrospun nanostructured composite fibres for hydrogen storage applications. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 158
29 Islam, F. (2010) The formation of molecular hydrogen in the interstellar medium. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 155
30 Issa, N. (2011) Towards more efficient screening of pharmaceutical cocrystals. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 153
31 Knapp, C.E. (2010) Synthesis, chemical vapour deposition and structural studies of group 13 alkoxides. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 151
32 Ravenscroft, P and McArthur, JM and Hoque, BA (2001) Geochemical and palaeohydrological controls on pollution of groundwater by arsenic. In: UNSPECIFIED (53 - 77). 150
33 Bou-Moreno, R. (2010) The design and synthesis of complexes for the activation of carbon dioxide. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 141
34 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. 139
35 Ryan, C.P. (2010) Advances in organometallic and protein chemistry. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 138
36 Heydari, B.S. (2010) Time-series and real options analysis of energy markets. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 137
37 Devey, A.J. (2010) Computer modelling studies of mackinawite, greigite and cubic FeS. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 131
38 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). 131
39 Kilmartin, J.P. (2010) Molecular gold clusters as precursors to heterogeneous catalysts. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 128
40 Brand, H. (2009) Thermoelastic properties of salt hydrates and implications for geological structures. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 124
41 Mazzeo, M.D. (2010) Lattice-Boltzmann simulations of cerebral blood flow. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 124
42 Edetanlen-Elliot, O. (2011) Vinyl sulfonates: a platform for novel substrates of biological importance. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 118
43 Rourke, J.M.A. (2011) Seasonal prediction of African rainfall with a focus on Kenya. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 116
44 Chronopoulos, M. (2011) Investment decision making under uncertainty: the impact of risk aversion, operational flexibility, and competition. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 116
45 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. 107
46 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). 106
47 Jones, A.B. (2011) Studies towards combined chemo-biocatalytic reactions in water. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 105
48 Carmody, L (2012) Geochemical characteristics of carbonatite-related volcanism and sub-volcanic metasomatism at Oldoinyo Lengai, Tanzania. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 104
49 Horsfall, L.R. (2011) Stereoselective synthesis of pyrrolidinones via nitro-Mannich reaction: towards the synthesis of popolohuanone E. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 99
50 Binnie, S.J. (2011) Ab initio surface energetics: beyond chemical accuracy. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 98