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An Investigation into Droplet Splashing and Levitation Phenomena in Multiphase Systems


Opens:22 November 2017

With this project, we propose an investigation into a variety of dynamics and effects produced by the interaction of a droplet or a group of droplets with a solid or liquid surface. Related technological applications abound in the fields of thermal, mechanical and chemical engineering.

Fee status

Home (Scottish), EU, International

Subject

Mechanical and aerospace engineering, Chemical and process engineering, Physics

Mode of Study

Full Time

Funding

High Resolution Methods for Assessment of Heat loss From Plants and Arrays of Buildings


Opens:19 December 2017

With this project, we propose an investigation into a variety of dynamics and effects produced by the interaction of an array of buildings (or a set of heat sources in an industrial plant or in a power plant) with a cross flow (horizontal wind).

Fee status

Subject

Civil and environmental engineering, Mechanical and aerospace engineering, Chemical and process engineering

Mode of Study

Full Time

Funding

Protein Crystals and Pharmaceutical Processes: A Fluid-dynamic Approach to Macromolecular Crystal Engineering


Opens:18 September 2018

The relevance of self-organization, pattern formation and non-equilibrium behaviour in a wide range of problems, related to macromolecular crystal engineering and typical pharmaceutical processes for the production of drugs and medicines, calls for a concerted approach using the tools of statistical physics

Fee status

Subject

Mechanical and aerospace engineering

Mode of Study

Full Time

Funding

Fluid Dynamics and Solid Transport in Thermal Flows


Deadline:31 May 2019 Opens:30 October 2018

With this Ph.D. project, we propose an investigation into the dynamics of natural thermal flows typically encountered in industrial applications and manufacturing techniques, essentially thermal fluid motion driven by gravity and/or surface tension effects and related solid particle transport phenomena. Flows of thermo

Fee status

Subject

Mechanical and aerospace engineering

Mode of Study

Full Time

Funding

New Generation Safe Structures Through Self –Powered Embedded Nano Sensors


Deadline:30 April 2019 Opens:27 January 2019

The main objective of this proposal is to develop a new generation safer and more reliable structures through self-monitoring and self-diagnosis using novel embedded self-powering nano-material triboelectric sensors. This will be achieved through the development of novel embedded nano-material sensors.

Fee status

Home (Scottish), EU

Subject

Civil and environmental engineering, Mechanical and aerospace engineering

Mode of Study

Full Time

Funding

Home fee, Stipend

Mesoscopic Modelling of Abrasion/Attrition in Particulate Solids


Deadline:31 May 2019 Opens:12 February 2019

One of the undesirable transformations of a particle in processing and handling of bulk solids is attrition, i.e. wear and erosion of surface asperities and chipping. In this project a new model will be developed to predict attrition in particulate solids.

Fee status

Home (Scottish), EU

Subject

Mechanical and aerospace engineering, Chemical and process engineering

Mode of Study

Full Time

Funding

Home fee, Stipend

Analysis and Prediction of Jet Noise in Non-axisymmetric Air Jets: Asymptotic Theory & Large-eddy Simulations within Goldstein’s Acoustic Analogy


Deadline:31 May 2019 Opens:25 February 2019

The aim of this project is to study the effect of mean flow spreading on the low frequency amplification of jet noise in non axi-symmetric high Reynolds number jet flows.

Fee status

Home (Scottish), EU

Subject

Mechanical and aerospace engineering, Mathematics and statistics

Mode of Study

Full Time

Funding

Home fee, Stipend

Autonomous ships systems holistic design


Deadline:31 May 2019 Opens:18 February 2019

This project aims at developing and validating a holistic approach for designing the ship/marine systems by combining a number of modelling tools and optimisation techniques facilitating the identification of the safe, environmental friendly, reliable and cost efficient autonomous vessels power plant.

Fee status

Home (Scottish), EU, Rest of UK

Subject

Naval architecture, ocean and marine engineering

Mode of Study

Full Time

Funding

Home fee, Stipend

PhD Fine and ultra-fine particles in air: electromagnetic and low temperature plasma decontamination


Opens:1 June 2017

A three year PhD project offered by the High Voltage Technologies (HVT) Research Group, focused on the development of advanced impulsive non-thermal plasma systems for air cleaning and aerosol decontamination operations.

Fee status

Home (Scottish), EU, Rest of UK, International, The Channels Islands and Isle of Man

Subject

Electronic and electrical engineering, Physics

Mode of Study

Full Time

Funding

PhD Non-thermal transient plasma discharges for environmental applications


Opens:1 June 2017

A three year PhD investigating the efficiency of transient non-thermal plasma discharges for different environmental applications is offered by the High Voltage Technologies (HVT) Research group within the Institute for Energy & Environment.

Fee status

Home (Scottish), EU, Rest of UK, International, The Channels Islands and Isle of Man

Subject

Electronic and electrical engineering, Physics

Mode of Study

Full Time

Funding

Advanced BioMaterials for Construction and Civil Engineering


Opens:6 September 2017

This PhD will explore how bacterially generated materials can be modified by incorporation of polymers and nanoparticles to enhance their mechanical properties. In this way, bacterially generated materials could be modified for specific tasks, such as earthquake and weather resistance.

Fee status

Home (Scottish), EU, Rest of UK, International, The Channels Islands and Isle of Man

Subject

Civil and environmental engineering, Mechanical and aerospace engineering, Chemistry, Pharmacy and biomedical sciences

Mode of Study

Full Time

Funding

bio-deterioration of concrete and conservation of architectural heritage


Opens:18 October 2017

Bio-deterioration of concrete strongly affects much of our built heritage and is particularly notable in wet territories like the UK or South East Asia. How to effectively solve bio-deterioration of concrete sculptures and buildings is an environmental, societal and scientific challenge.

Fee status

Home (Scottish), EU, Rest of UK, The Channels Islands and Isle of Man

Subject

Civil and environmental engineering, Chemistry

Mode of Study

Full Time

Funding

Risk assessment of bridges under flood and earthquake hazards


Deadline:20 September 2019 Opens:5 March 2019

The proposed research project aims at developing a probabilistic framework for assessing the risk of bridges exposed to flood and earthquake occurrences during their design life time, with particular focus on the damage accumulation under multiple events.

Fee status

Home (Scottish), EU, Rest of UK, The Channels Islands and Isle of Man

Subject

Civil and environmental engineering

Mode of Study

Full Time

Funding

Home fee, Stipend

Risk assessment of bridges under flood and earthquake hazards


Deadline:20 September 2019 Opens:5 March 2019

The proposed research project aims at developing a probabilistic framework for monitoring and assessing the risk of bridges exposed to multiple flood and earthquake occurrences during their design life time. The development of this framework will require advancement on the description of the sources of hazards.

Fee status

Home (Scottish), EU, Rest of UK, The Channels Islands and Isle of Man

Subject

Civil and environmental engineering

Mode of Study

Full Time

Funding

Home fee, Stipend

Innovation to support lightweight manufacturing


Deadline:31 May 2019 Opens:11 February 2019

This exploratory project seeks to understand the changes needed in an organisation to successfully innovate using lightweight materials. The research will build upon innovation and operations management theory, utilising and adapting an existing tool for assessing innovation maturity (Enkle et al, 2011).

Fee status

Home (Scottish), EU, Rest of UK

Subject

Design manufacture and engineering management

Mode of Study

Full Time

Funding

Home fee, Stipend

Advanced flame imaging diagnostics with application to gas furnace engineering (Burns/Aurik)


Deadline:1 October 2019 Opens:13 February 2019

This fully-funded studentship is based in the Department of Chemical & Process Engineering and involves collaboration with the Advanced Forming Research Centre (AFRC). The work involves application of advanced laser techniques for flame imaging.

Fee status

Home (Scottish), EU, Rest of UK

Subject

Chemical and process engineering

Mode of Study

Full Time

Funding

Home fee, Stipend

Development of Advanced Manufacturing Platform for High Integrity Forged Components


Deadline:31 August 2019 Opens:13 February 2019

This doctorate will clearly represent an exciting close industry-academic collaboration for the development of manufacturing processes of high-integrity components. This proposal is strongly supported by the AFRC Tier 1 industrial partners, showing its strong commitment and involvement.

Fee status

Home (Scottish), EU, Rest of UK

Subject

Design manufacture and engineering management

Mode of Study

Full Time

Funding

Home fee, Stipend

Novel Path Planning Algorithms and Smart Navigation Strategies of Multiple Autonomous Robots for the Visual Inspection of Asset Integrity in Confined Space


Deadline:1 October 2019 Opens:13 February 2019

This project is to fundamentally investigate the novel path planning algorithms and smart navigation strategies for developing a feasible solution to the autonomous visual inspection and assessment of internal and external surface conditions in confined spaces through the use of a MAR equipped with on-board cameras.

Fee status

Home (Scottish), EU, Rest of UK

Subject

Design manufacture and engineering management

Mode of Study

Full Time

Funding

Home fee, Stipend

Biodegradable plastic composites from renewable or waste sources


Opens:29 January 2019

This project will identify promising biodegradable polymers and filler particles that can be obtained from renewable or waste streams. Computer simulations will be used to design biodegradable polymer composites to replace non-biodegradable plastics in applications using oil-based polymers.

Fee status

Home (Scottish), EU, Rest of UK, International, The Channels Islands and Isle of Man

Subject

Chemical and process engineering

Mode of Study

Full Time

Funding

Measuring and modelling agglomeration and breakage during agitated vacuum thermal drying


Deadline:31 July 2019 Opens:29 January 2019

The pharmaceutical industry requires drug substance particles with consistent properties. The PhD student will use advanced techniques to measure, understand and model the agglomeration and breakage occurring during drying and how these influence particle size distribution and agglomerate strength.

Fee status

Home (Scottish), Rest of UK

Subject

Chemical and process engineering

Mode of Study

Full Time

Funding

Home fee, Stipend

Control of organic gels for tailored applications


Opens:29 January 2019

The application of gel materials is linked to their unique characteristics, which can be manipulated through control of the synthetic procedure used; by further understanding the underpinning science of gel formation, these materials can be extended to new frontiers.

Fee status

Home (Scottish), EU, Rest of UK, International, The Channels Islands and Isle of Man

Subject

Chemical and process engineering

Mode of Study

Full Time

Funding

Valorisation of solid waste for sustainable production of fuel and chemicals


Deadline:31 May 2019 Opens:29 January 2019

This project will undertake studies on the processes and technology required to convert solid waste into a range of hydrocarbons. This research project requires both modelling and experimental studies to analyse the waste to energy process and the fuel properties of hydrocarbons and chemicals produced.

Fee status

Home (Scottish), EU, Rest of UK, International, The Channels Islands and Isle of Man

Subject

Chemical and process engineering

Mode of Study

Full Time

Funding

Home fee, Stipend

Direct Numerical Simulation of Ferrofluid flows


Opens:29 January 2019

The project aim is to investigate particle-flow interactions in ferrofluids in both mesoscopic and macroscopic domains, paying equal emphasis on particle aggregation and structure formation and their possible effects on turbulence structures in flows through pipes and other devices.

Fee status

Home (Scottish), EU, Rest of UK, International, The Channels Islands and Isle of Man

Subject

Chemical and process engineering

Mode of Study

Full Time

Funding

Investigating secondary nucleation at the microscale using optical tweezing


Opens:29 January 2019

Secondary nucleation of crystals using a ‘seed’ crystal is poorly understood phenomenon in pharmaceutical manufacturing. This project is a novel investigation of how microscopic mechanical disturbance of the seed promotes secondary nucleation, using a particle manipulated with an optical tweezer.

Fee status

Home (Scottish), EU

Subject

Chemical and process engineering

Mode of Study

Full Time

Funding

Home fee, Stipend

Designing colloidal films and membranes with complex interactions


Opens:29 January 2019

Many applications rely on structured films and membranes, such as selective filters, adsorbents, and biological systems. The project will use computer modelling to analyse how particles with complex interactions aggregate to form films with complex structure and complex time-evolution.

Fee status

Home (Scottish), EU, Rest of UK, International, The Channels Islands and Isle of Man

Subject

Chemical and process engineering

Mode of Study

Full Time

Funding

Inhibiting amyloid development using natural compounds: a molecular dynamics study


Opens:29 January 2019

This project will utilise molecular dynamics simulation, exploiting the ARCHIE_WeSt supercomputer at Strathclyde to understand how the inhibitors interact with protein aggregates; how they interfere with the nucleation and growth pathway of the fibrils, and if aggregation can be reversed.

Fee status

Home (Scottish), EU, Rest of UK, International, The Channels Islands and Isle of Man

Subject

Chemical and process engineering

Mode of Study

Full Time

Funding

Investigation of pharmaceutical crystallisation using small angle x-ray scattering


Opens:29 January 2019

The project will focus on the applications of latest Small-angle X-ray scattering system in CMAC (EPSRC Centre of excellence in continuous manufacturing and crystallisation) to provide mechanistic understanding of interparticle interaction in dense system under repulsive or attractive interactions.

Fee status

Home (Scottish), EU, Rest of UK, International, The Channels Islands and Isle of Man

Subject

Chemical and process engineering

Mode of Study

Full Time

Funding

Development of a spatially resolved spectroscopy probe for application in pharmaceutical drying processes


Opens:29 January 2019

In this project, the student will be involved in an industrial funded project to develop and use spatially offset Raman spectroscopy (SORS) and spatially resolved diffuse reflectance spectroscopy (SR-DRS) for obtaining insight into sub-surface powder drying behaviour.

Fee status

Home (Scottish), EU, Rest of UK, International, The Channels Islands and Isle of Man

Subject

Chemical and process engineering

Mode of Study

Full Time

Funding

Modelling the effect of the electric double layer on electron transfer kinetics


Opens:29 January 2019

This project will combine recent theories for the influence of charge correlations on the structure of the electric double layer with a simple quantum description of charge transfer to to develop a new model for electrochemical reactions.

Fee status

Home (Scottish), EU, Rest of UK, International, The Channels Islands and Isle of Man

Subject

Chemical and process engineering

Mode of Study

Full Time

Funding

Developing a multiscale description of complex fluids from the molecular to the continuum scales


Opens:29 January 2019

This ambitious project attempts to build a single, unified description of complex fluids that incorporates molecular-level detail but can be applied on a wide range of length and time scales that extends to the continuum scale.

Fee status

Home (Scottish), EU, Rest of UK, International, The Channels Islands and Isle of Man

Subject

Chemical and process engineering

Mode of Study

Full Time

Funding

Modelling the synthesis of metal-organic frameworks for continuous manufacture


Opens:29 January 2019

The project aims to develop new models for predicting the performance of Metal Organic Frameworks (MOFs) in adsorption applications and in computational design of nanoporous silica materials, as well as obtaining experimental insight into the synthesis of MOFs.

Fee status

Home (Scottish), EU, Rest of UK, International, The Channels Islands and Isle of Man

Subject

Chemical and process engineering

Mode of Study

Full Time

Funding

Development of a novel electrochemical supercapacitor for energy devices


Deadline:31 May 2019 Opens:13 February 2019

The aim of this project is to develop a novel and simple charge storage device based on nanostructured metal oxide materials, in collaboration with an industrial partner. The project will focus on material synthesis, characterisation, and fabrication of supercapacitor devices.

Fee status

Home (Scottish), Rest of UK

Subject

Chemical and process engineering

Mode of Study

Full Time

Funding

Home fee, Stipend

Improved Water Treatment via Densification of Flocs


Opens:29 January 2019

This modelling and simulation study will investigate the processes by which an aggregate or floc within a solid-liquid wastewater suspension densifies (i.e. becomes more compact) as the suspension is subjected to shear, such densification facilitating the wastewater treatment separation process.

Fee status

Home (Scottish), EU, Rest of UK, International, The Channels Islands and Isle of Man

Subject

Chemical and process engineering

Mode of Study

Full Time

Funding

Nucleation of organic crystals in flows


Opens:29 January 2019

This project investigates how crystals nucleate and how fluid flows can be used to influence crystallisation, using cutting edge experimental facilities, including high speed high resolution imaging, Brownian microscopy, static and dynamic light scattering and small angle X-ray scattering.

Fee status

Home (Scottish), EU, Rest of UK, International, The Channels Islands and Isle of Man

Subject

Chemical and process engineering

Mode of Study

Full Time

Funding

Development of learner autonomy in student-centred learning environments in engineering


Opens:29 January 2019

This project will investigate behavioural and performance characteristics of students when working in Problem-Based and Enquiry-based learning activities in order to elucidate the link between the use of these approaches and the development of learner’s autonomy.

Fee status

Home (Scottish), EU, Rest of UK, International, The Channels Islands and Isle of Man

Subject

Chemical and process engineering

Mode of Study

Full Time

Funding

Investigating the relationship between human responses and major safety incidents in the process industries


Opens:29 January 2019

This project will investigate the relationship between human responses and major safety incidents in the process industries, in particular in the oil and gas industry, and the context in which these occur (e.g. company safety culture, Process Safety Management Systems).

Fee status

Home (Scottish), EU, Rest of UK, International, The Channels Islands and Isle of Man

Subject

Chemical and process engineering

Mode of Study

Full Time

Funding

SGSSS Open Collaborative Competition: "What we do together: Associational life, volunteering and the benefits for well-being and health for younger and older volunteers"


Deadline:15 April 2019 Opens:18 January 2019

This studentship aims to advance understanding of the catalysts of associational life and the role of volunteering as a facilitator of this. It will be supervised jointly by Dr Daniela Sime and Prof Bernard Harris at the University of Strathclyde and Matthew Linning at Volunteer Scotland.

Fee status

Home (Scottish), EU, Rest of UK

Subject

Social work and social policy

Mode of Study

Full Time

Funding

Home fee, Travel costs, Stipend

Dean’s Global Research Scholarships: 2018/19


Deadline:30 April 2019 Opens:28 January 2019

These scholarships, for new international applicants, will help to cover the difference between the tuition fee for a UK/EU postgraduate research student, and that chargeable to an overseas postgraduate research student. The awards will apply for each year of study up to 3 years.

Fee status

International

Subject

Politics, History, Modern languages, Speech and language therapy, Education, Law, Creative writing, English, Psychology, Social work and social policy, Journalism

Mode of Study

Full Time

Funding

International fee

Dean’s Global Research Scholarships: 2019/20


Deadline:15 July 2019 Opens:28 January 2019

These scholarships, for new international applicants and current international students, will help to cover the difference between the tuition fee for a UK/EU postgraduate research student, and that chargeable to an overseas postgraduate research student. The awards will apply for each year of study up to 3 years.

Fee status

International

Subject

Politics, History, Modern languages, Speech and language therapy, Education, Law, Creative writing, English, Psychology, Social work and social policy, Journalism

Mode of Study

Full Time

Funding

International fee

AHRC-aligned MRes Interdisciplinary Excellence Awards: 2019-20


Deadline:29 April 2019 Opens:15 March 2019

These masters-level bursaries are being funded by Research and Knowledge Exchange Services, to facilitate applications to the AHRC Doctoral Training Partnership Scotland in all departments and faculties.

Fee status

Home (Scottish), EU, Rest of UK, The Channels Islands and Isle of Man

Subject

Physical activity for health, Politics, History, Modern languages, Speech and language therapy, Education, Law, Creative writing, English, Psychology, Social work and social policy, Journalism

Mode of Study

Full Time, Part Time

Funding

Home fee

Red Shifted Nanomaterials as SERS Nanotags


Deadline:1 April 2019 Opens:29 January 2019

Professors Duncan Graham_ Karen Faulds. Surface enhanced Raman scattering is an extremely sensitive and selective technique that is rapidly emerging as an effective method for ultrasensitive analysis. It offers an increased enhancement over normal Raman scattering therefore is ideal for the detection of trace amounts

Fee status

Home (Scottish), Rest of UK

Subject

Chemistry

Mode of Study

Full Time

Funding

Home fee, Travel costs, Stipend

Artificial Intelligence, Mathematical Modelling, and Improved Oil Production


Deadline:31 March 2019 Opens:25 February 2019

Artificial Intelligence is set to revolutionise every aspect of our lives and this PhD will enable you to start to make your contribution to this exciting field. You will combine mathematical modelling with experimental data to study a nonlinear dynamical system involving colliding particles suspended in a fluid flow.

Fee status

Home (Scottish), EU

Subject

Mathematics and statistics

Mode of Study

Full Time

Funding

Home fee, Stipend

Studies of the interaction of intense laser pulses with plasma as ultra-compact accelerators, plasma-based laser amplifiers, and coherent and incoherent attosecond x-ray sources


Opens:1 January 2017

PhDs are available in an exciting and challenging research area, with a vibrant group of experimentalists and theoreticians developing and applying ultra-compact accelerators and x-ray sources based on laser-plasma interactions.

Fee status

Home (Scottish), EU, Rest of UK

Subject

Physics

Mode of Study

Full Time

Funding

Microscopic mapping and spectroscopy of III-nitride semiconductors and devices


Opens:1 August 2017

This project involves different microscopic techniques to investigate semiconductor heterostructures and light-emitting diode devices, performed on our suite of scanning electron microscopes, providing information on material properties at length scales ranging from nanometres to centimetres.

Fee status

Home (Scottish), EU, Rest of UK, International, The Channels Islands and Isle of Man

Subject

Physics

Mode of Study

Full Time

Funding

Multiscale neural imaging - from synapse to whole organism


Opens:12 February 2018

Advances in microscopy allow imaging on scales ranging from single molecules to whole organism. This project involves developing a microscope that will allow images of whole invertebrates (likely C. Elegans nematode worms) be correlated with nanoscopic (super-reolution) images of sub-cellular regions within them.

Fee status

Home (Scottish), EU, Rest of UK

Subject

Physics

Mode of Study

Full Time

Funding

Home fee, Stipend

Establishing influence of light fields and photophysiology parameterization on the performance of coupled physical ecosystem models of quantity and timing of primary production in the Barents Sea


Deadline:31 March 2019 Opens:19 February 2019

Timing and composition of algal blooms is a critically important component of ecosystem function in the Barents Sea. This project will establish potential benefits of adopting realistic light field models to improve ability to predict key aspects of bloom dynamics.

Fee status

Home (Scottish), EU, Rest of UK

Subject

Physics

Mode of Study

Full Time

Funding

Home fee, Stipend

Control and applications of structured light and chiral molecules


Deadline:20 September 2019 Opens:20 February 2019

Fully-structured light has applications in high-resolution imaging, optical communications, and trapping and manipulation of nanoparticles. This project aims to significantly advance the theory of this extremely promising field of research for important and promising applications in photonics and molecular physics.

Fee status

Home (Scottish), EU

Subject

Physics

Mode of Study

Full Time

Funding

Home fee, Stipend

A multidisciplinary approach to elucidate the mechanism of ammonium transport by the ubiquitous family of Amt/Rhesus protein


Opens:31 May 2017

What are the functional features that are important for the ion specificity and ion permeation? What are the structural features that explain the mechanistic difference between Amt (transporter) and Rh (channel)? What are the conformational changes associated with the transport cycle?

Fee status

Subject

Pharmacy and biomedical sciences

Mode of Study

Full Time

Funding

Financing the Climate Transition: The Role of Macroeconomic Policymakers


Deadline:31 March 2019 Opens:14 December 2018

A three-year doctoral studentship is available for a highly motivated candidate who has a keen interest in exploring the role that macroeconomic policymakers can play in enabling the vast reallocation of capital needed to finance a zero-carbon economy.

Fee status

Home (Scottish), EU, Rest of UK, International, The Channels Islands and Isle of Man

Subject

Economics, Business

Mode of Study

Full Time

Funding

Home fee, Stipend

Improving Evidence Synthesis in Health Technology Assessment


Deadline:31 March 2019 Opens:19 December 2018

The goal is to develop and evaluate new methods to combine available empirical data and expert knowledge to improve the quality of an underlying evidence base used to inform decisions and policies for health technology assessment.

Fee status

Home (Scottish), EU, Rest of UK, International, The Channels Islands and Isle of Man

Subject

Business, Mathematics and statistics, Management science

Mode of Study

Full Time

Funding

Home fee, Stipend

Design of Algorithms for Mixed Integer Bilevel Optimisation Problem


Deadline:31 March 2019 Opens:18 January 2019

The project involves in the design and development of algorithms for mixed integer bilevel problems with special exploitable structures in the outer level. The problem has numerous applications in health economics and metabolic engineering.

Fee status

Home (Scottish), EU, Rest of UK, International, The Channels Islands and Isle of Man

Subject

Civil and environmental engineering, Business, Computer and information sciences, Mathematics and statistics, Management science

Mode of Study

Full Time

Funding

Home fee, Stipend

Using Structured Expert Judgements to Assess Project Evaluation


Deadline:31 March 2019 Opens:6 February 2019

This PhD research will develop methods for using structured expert judgements as part of the ongoing quantitative assessments of the impact of a large scale research hub. The objective of using structured approaches is to minimize different kinds of bias that may otherwise affect judgemental data.

Fee status

Home (Scottish), EU, Rest of UK, International, The Channels Islands and Isle of Man

Subject

Business, Management science

Mode of Study

Full Time

Funding

Home fee, Stipend

Using Systems Thinking To Capture Community Values Of Water In Malawi


Deadline:28 March 2019 Opens:21 December 2018

This project develops empirically informed models that represent community values of water in rural Malawi and community influence on the provision of the local water supply. The research project has been designed to integrate the community values of people living in poverty into more inclusive public planning and mult

Fee status

Home (Scottish), EU, Rest of UK, International, The Channels Islands and Isle of Man

Subject

Business, Accounting and finance, Management science

Mode of Study

Full Time

Funding

Home fee, Stipend

Scenario-based approach for Monitoring and Evaluation


Deadline:31 March 2019 Opens:6 February 2019

This aim of this PhD will be to develop a scenario-based modelling approach to help isolate uncontrollable factors that may positively or negatively impact on the Hub’s success. The research will examine how these factors affect the strategy and KPIs of the Ocean Hub.

Fee status

Home (Scottish), EU, Rest of UK, International, The Channels Islands and Isle of Man

Subject

Entrepreneurship, Business, Mathematics and statistics, Management science

Mode of Study

Full Time

Funding

Home fee, Stipend