Current PhD projects

Research Staff

PhD Student

Project title: Delays in Construction Industry in the Kingdom of Bahrain

PhD Student

Project title: A framework for an economic delivery and performance measurement of public-private financed road infrastructure projects in the north-central Nigeria

PhD Student

Project title: Smart Building Energy Management for Large Non-Domestic Buildings using HVAC (Heating Ventilation and Air Conditioning) Control for Guaranteed Indoor Air Quality (IAQ)

PhD Student

Project title: Automatic Fault Detection of Centrifugal Pump using Wavelet Analysis and ANN

PhD Student

Project title: The GCC Rail: A complete analysis of the risks, the benefits and the economic and engineering sustainability of a multi-country mega project

PhD Student

Project title:Investigating Flashover Phenomena along Outdoor Polymeric Insulators under Contaminated Conditions

Project title: Creating a sustainable urban environment for older people: exploring the needs and supply mismatch of the social housing stock through a participatory approach

PhD Student

Project title: Developing a collaborative strategy creation model, to optimise the delivery of strategic objectives within merged and merging housing associations

PhD Student

Project title: The Politics of Climate Justice and Smallholder Agriculture in Malawi

PhD Student

Project title: Design and development of health ready subsea production systems and their through-life support solutions

PhD Student

Project title: Passive Acoustic diagnostics of Particle Iaden oil and gas multiphase flows

PhD Student

Project title: Investigation into best available techniques for the safe treatment of effluent and sludge from a pharmaceutical wastewater treatment plant

PhD Student

Project title: An investigation into real-time gesture interaction with audio and visual infotainment systems for automotive environment

PhD Student

Project title: Remote Sensing application on waste criminal

PhD Student

Project title: Research and Development of PD Based, On-Line Motor Insulation Condition Monitoring System

PhD Student

Project title: Text recognition and understanding in natural scene images

PhD Student

Project title: An investigation into socio-environmental challenges and proliferation of informal settlements in Zambia from a climate justice perceptive

PhD Student

Project title: An examination of the effect of fire on thermally efficient walls containing polymeric insulation

PhD Student

Project title: The potential for Scotland to address affordable warmth through the development of community heating systems

PhD Student

Project title: Exploring the role of communicative planning in facilitating a modal shift towards active travel within the transport infrastructure planning process

PhD Student

Project title: Systematic assessment of the formation and toxicity of by-products in the treatment of organic micro pollutants by advanced oxidation

PhD Student

Project title: Modelling of the failure process for cost effective maintenance scheduling of MV XLPE cables with consideration of operating temperature and earth leakage

PhD Student

Project title: Cloud-based Simulation of Smart Grid Cyber Security

PhD Student
School of Engineering and Built Environment

Project title:The application of Serious Games to raise awareness and encourage behavioural change: the case of noPILLS

PhD Student

Project title: Solidification and stabilisation of heavy metal contaminated sediment with the use of Zeolites

PhD Student

Project title: Performance and cost-benefit analysis of some reliability models of a cable plant

PhD Student

Project title: Safe water provision through community participation: testing the efficacy of a new integrative community engagement model

PhD Student

Project title: Understanding the Political Landscape and Evaluation of the Public Opinions on Climate Justice/Injustice in the UK

PhD Student

Project title: Practical engagement of developing world communities in safe water provision - sub Saharan Africa

PhD Student

Project title: An Investigation into the Use of Virtual Reality Technology for Passenger Infotainment in a Vehicular Environment

PhD Student

Project title: Ageing Phenomena and Mechanisms in Innovative High Energy Lithium-Ion Batteries

PhD Student

Project title: Dynamical model development for simulating the anaerobic co-digestion of Anaerobic Sequencing Batch Reactor (ASBR)

PhD Student

Project title: Life cycle Management of Power Cable Assets