UROS 2012 Projects

Projects funded through UROS 2012

Project Title: To wear or not to wear? Developing a glove protocol for handling human skeletal material.
Supervisor(s): Gillian Fowler and  Clare Miller
Student(s): Daniel Firth and Sophie Webber
School: School of Life Sciences


Project Title: Delving into Fiskerton’s gruesome past; can an ancient Iron Age Skull reveal its secrets?
Supervisor(s): Gillian Fowler
Student(s): Jacob Abbott
School:School of Life Sciences


Project Title: Possession:  rethinking appropriation in a trans-national contemporary art practice
Supervisor(s): Steve Dutton
Student(s): Kate Buckley
School: School of Art and Design


Project Title: Molecular characterisation of clinical Propionibacterium acnes strains by pulsed-field gel electrophoresis (PFGE) – a technical challenge for a science undergraduate?
Supervisor(s): Ron Dixon, Michael Shaw
Student(s): Amy Thompson
School:School of Life Sciences


Project Title: Targeted killings: the legal response
Supervisor(s): Anne Dennett
Student(s): Salewudin Ibrahim, Abdul Rahim Siddiquee
School: Law School


Project Title: Further investigation into the usefulness of plasmid destabilisation against antibiotic resistance in bacteria
Supervisor(s): Nicola Crewe
Student(s):      Sophie Scanlon
School:School ofLife Sciences


Project Title:. The benefits of peer support in an undergraduate research methods and statistics module: A critical phenomenological analysis
Supervisor(s): Rachel Bromnick, Julie Baldwin, Paul Goddard
Student(s): Henry Lennon, Rachel Denman, Chloe Isbell
School: School of Psychology


Project Title:. Children’s Moving Image Culture inBritain: 1950-2010
Supervisor(s): Sarah Barrow, Diane Charlesworth
Student(s):      Ashley Turner
School: Lincoln School of Media


Project Title: The Analysis of Novel Psychoactive Substances (Legal Highs) by Raman Spectroscopy
Supervisor(s): Mark Baron
Student(s): Emma Hook
School:School of Life Sciences


Project Title: Curse of knowledge and desire in children’s belief reasoning?
Supervisor(s): Fenja Ziegler
Student(s): Daniel Shepherd
School: School of Psychology


Project Title: Beauty in the eye of the beholder? Effect of relationship status and perceived self-esteem on facial attractiveness judgement.
Supervisor(s): Kun Guo
Student(s): Stephanie Walklett
School: School of Psychology


Project Title: Sleep and Circadian Influences on Memory for Print and Audiovisual Advertising Material.
Supervisor(s): Simon Durrant
Student(s): Amy Holloway
School: School of Psychology


Project Title:. Conserving Gardening history – chemicals from Mr Straws House
Supervisor(s): Lynda Skipper
Student(s):      Christina Ireland
School: School of Art and Design


Project Title: Developmental of ‘attentional landscapes’ in bimanual movement preparation
Supervisor(s): Petra Pollux
Student(s): Henry Lennon
School: School of Psychology


Project Title: The use of vision and kinaesthesis in bimanual coupling: a developmental perspective
Supervisor(s): Kirsty Miller
Student(s): David Martin
School: School of Psychology


 

Project Title: Electrochemical design of sensors for explosive detection
Supervisor(s): Jose Gonzalez-Rodriguez
Student(s): Tom Purbrick
School: School of Life Sciences


Project Title:. Identification of Wild Animals in Digital Images
Supervisor(s): Patrick Dickinson
Student(s):      Michael Knights
School: School of Computer Science


Project Title: Single Print Analysis: Improving the sensitivity of GC-MS analysis of latent fingerprints
Supervisor(s): Ruth Croxton
Student(s): Hannah Mason
School: School of Life Sciences


Project Title:  Development of a novel sensing platform combining colour, thermal and depth modalities for people monitoring
Supervisor(s): Grzegorz Cielniak, Nicola Bellotto
Student(s): Jonathan Woodliffe
School: School of Computer Science


Project Title:. A discourse analysis of the KONY 2012 movement
Supervisor(s): Lorraine Bowman-Grieve, Hannah Merdian
Student(s):      Sarah Robertson
School: School of Psychology


Project Title: The influence of handler familiarity and body area on behavioural response in domestic cats when they are stroked
Supervisor(s): Helen Zulch, Sarah Ellis
Student(s): Hannah Thompson
School: School of Life Sciences


Project Title: Molecules from “Hash” fight the Big C: Cannabinoids as anti-cancer compounds
Supervisor(s): Timothy Bates
Student(s): Lewis Quayle
School: School of Life Sciences

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