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Quarterly statistics: Maths and Physical Sciences, Q2 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). 2143
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. 577
3 Berisha, F. (2009) Photorealistic retrieval of occluded facial information using a performance-driven face model. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 557
4 Attrill, G.D.R. (2009) Low coronal signatures of coronal mass ejections: coronal "waves" and dimmings. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 534
5 Kang, J. (2011) Native chemical thioesterification: synthesis of peptide and protein thioesters through an N→S acyl shift. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 523
6 Benny, S. (2010) High temperature water gas shift catalysts: a computer modelling study. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 504
7 Waugh, M.R. (2011) The synthesis, characterisation and application of transparent conducting thin films. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 497
8 Al-Baitai, A.Y. (2011) Computational studies of the interaction of pollutants with iron oxide surfaces. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 376
9 Maxwell, N (1972) A critique of Popper's views on scientific method. Philosophy of Science , 39 (2) 131 - 152. 10.1086/288429. 365
10 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. 343
11 Mills, M.R. (2010) The development of a one-pot 1,4-addition/nitro-Mannich reaction. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 309
12 Lee, C.C. (2010) Synthetic approaches to biologically active sulfonates and sulfonamides. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 296
13 Xia, X. (2010) Computational modelling study of yttria-stabilized zirconia. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 287
14 Issa, N. (2011) Towards more efficient screening of pharmaceutical cocrystals. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 267
15 Thomas, L. (2010) Nanoparticle synthesis for magnetic hyperthermia. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 267
16 Narband, N. (2009) Nanoparticles and photosensitisers; their interactions and antibacterial properties. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 249
17 Jerome, L. (2009) The generation and reactivity of functionalised organozinc carbenoids for cyclopropane synthesis. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 248
18 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. 235
19 Kurban, Z. (2011) Electrospun nanostructured composite fibres for hydrogen storage applications. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 222
20 Gil Lostes, J. (2010) A study of chemosensory effects of volatile organic compounds on humans. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 220
21 Luengo Arratta, S. (2010) Intramolecular ene reactions of functionalised nitroso compounds. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 216
22 Almora Barrios, N. (2010) A computational investigation of the interaction of the collagen molecule with hydroxyapatite. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 201
23 Mann, S.E. (2011) New reactions of cyclic oxygen, nitrogen and sulfur acetal derivatives. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 200
24 Rourke, J.M.A. (2011) Seasonal prediction of African rainfall with a focus on Kenya. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 198
25 Chan, N (2012) Dynamical systems in cosmology. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 195
26 Crick, C.R. (2011) The chemistry and CVD of hydrophobic surfaces. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 190
27 Horsfall, L.R. (2011) Stereoselective synthesis of pyrrolidinones via nitro-Mannich reaction: towards the synthesis of popolohuanone E. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 176
28 Ahern, J.M. (2011) Radical hydroacylation of C-C and N-N double bonds in air. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 172
29 Islam, F. (2010) The formation of molecular hydrogen in the interstellar medium. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 172
30 Knapp, C.E. (2010) Synthesis, chemical vapour deposition and structural studies of group 13 alkoxides. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 168
31 Bou-Moreno, R. (2010) The design and synthesis of complexes for the activation of carbon dioxide. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 165
32 Carmody, L (2012) Geochemical characteristics of carbonatite-related volcanism and sub-volcanic metasomatism at Oldoinyo Lengai, Tanzania. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 144
33 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. 142
34 Devey, A.J. (2010) Computer modelling studies of mackinawite, greigite and cubic FeS. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 135
35 Page, K. (2009) Photocatalytic thin films: their characterisation and antimicrobial properties. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 133
36 Ryan, C.P. (2010) Advances in organometallic and protein chemistry. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 130
37 Kafizas, A.G. (2011) Combinatorial atmospheric pressure chemical vapour deposition for optimising the functional properties of titania thin-films. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 128
38 Heydari, B.S. (2010) Time-series and real options analysis of energy markets. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 126
39 Mitchell, N.J. (2010) Application of chemically modified oligonucleotides in nanopore sensing and DNA nano - biotechnology. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 122
40 Noble, A (2012) Investigation into the use of 1,2-diamines in fused heterocycle synthesis. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 116
41 Edetanlen-Elliot, O. (2011) Vinyl sulfonates: a platform for novel substrates of biological importance. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 115
42 Chronopoulos, M. (2011) Investment decision making under uncertainty: the impact of risk aversion, operational flexibility, and competition. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 115
43 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). 115
44 Maurice, L. (2009) Investigations of rapid groundwater flow and karst in the Chalk. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 113
45 Brand, H. (2009) Thermoelastic properties of salt hydrates and implications for geological structures. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 108
46 Targett, J.J. (2009) The polymorphs and solvates of phenylbutazone and their phase transition behaviour. Masters thesis, UCL (University College London). 108
47 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). 108
48 Davies, Z. (2009) Application of representation theory to magnetic and structural phase transitions. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 105
49 Pang, P.S. (2008) Studies towards the synthesis of the core of Sarains A, B, & C. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 103
50 O'Sullivan, C. (2011) Investigating whether the Johns Hopkins ACG case-mix system explains variation in UK general practice. Doctoral thesis, UCL (University College London). 102