School of Computing and Engineering

Our research students

This page contains details of our current and previous research students at the School of Computing and Engineering.

Visit the UWL Repository to read completed PhD theses.

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Completed PhDs in the School of Computing and Engineering

Here you can see details of completed PhDs within the School. The full text of each thesis is downloadable via the link under each title.

Name Title Principal supervisor(s) Date of award
Anna Kocurova Distributed collaborative context-aware content-centric workflow management for mobile devices
 - View this PhD thesis online
Samia Oussena
Peter Komisarczuk​
February 2014
Wegene Demeke Small and micro business enterprises in Addis Ababa: development and poverty reduction through information and communication technologies
 - View this PhD thesis online
Tony Olden
Jose Abdelnour-Nocera
October 2014
Joe Essien Model driven validation approach for enterprise architecture and motivation extensions
 - View this PhD thesis online
Samia Oussena
Peter Komisarczuk
May 2015
Marc Forster An investigation into information literacy in nursing practice – how is it experienced, what are its parameters, and how can it be developed
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Stephen Roberts
Kay Mafuba
June 2015
Antonio Kheirkhahzadeh  On the performance of markup language compression
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John Moore
Peter Komisarczuk
May 2015
Dean Kramer Unified GUI adaptation in dynamic software product lines
 - View this PhD thesis online
Samia Oussena
Peter Komisarczuk
June 2015
Joseph Amoako-Attah  Impact of climate change on newly detached residential buildings in the UK: passive mitigation and adaptation strategies
 - View this PhD thesis online
Ali Bahadori-Jahromi
Peter Komisarczuk
November 2015
Jiva Bagale On the performance of emerging wireless mesh networks
 - View this PhD thesis online
John Moore
Peter Komisarczuk
September 2015
Nasrullah Khilji Innovative communication, effective coordination and knowledge management in UK local authority planning departments
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Stephen Roberts
Bruce Laurie
Tony Olden
July 2016
Malte Ressin An empirical examination of interdisciplinary collaboration within the practice of localisation and development of international software
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Jose Abdelnour Nocera
Stephen Roberts
February 2016
Christian Sauer Knowledge elicitation formalisation for context- and explanation-aware computing with case-based recommender systems
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Thomas Roth-Berghofer
John Moore
Stephen Roberts
April 2016
Alison Wiles  Library usability in higher education
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Stephen Roberts
Jose Abdelnour-Nocera
October 2015
Shivan Tovi Deflection of concrete slabs: Current performance and design deflection limits
 - View this PhD thesis online
Ali Bahadori-Jahromi June 2017
Miriam Palacios-Callender Mobility, migration and networking of Cubans working in European science and technology: Building capacity through Transnational Knowledge Networks
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Stephen Roberts
Thomas Roth-Berghofer
December 2016
Sujan Shrestha Exploring mobile learning opportunities and challenges in Nepal: The potential of open-source platforms
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John Moore
Jose Abdelnour-Nocera
October 2016
Siavash Mahvash-Mohammadi The utilisation of Fly Ash for ground improvement
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Ali Bahadori-Jahromi September 2017