Silwood and NHM Masters Project proposals

Welcome to the Silwood and NHM Masters project proposal database. This is a live list of projects proposals put forward by staff at Silwood and the NHM as well as staff elsewhere at Imperial College London and at other external project partners.

Supervisors will continue to add projects to this list throughout the first few months of the courses, so do keep checking back! You can search the projects using the box below: simply enter some text and press Search to do a free text search. If you want to search more finely, the search tool also allows you to search on particular details of the project descriptions: you will see these finer search options appear if you click on the search box.

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199 records found
Available?▲Contact NameProject BaseProject TitleDate Created
Julia SchroederSilwood Park (Imperial)Trans-generational effects of age - a meta-analysis2019-09-04
Julia SchroederSilwood Park (Imperial)Fitness correlates and life-time reproductive success2019-09-04
Julia SchroederSilwood Park (Imperial)Are social behaviours phenotypically flexible?2019-09-04
Matthew FisherSt Mary'sEffect of anthropogenic disturbance upon an amphibian disease system in Panama2019-09-11
Matthew FisherSt Mary'sMolecular ecology approaches to understanding zoonotic reservoirs of human fungal meningitis in Africa2019-09-11
Matthew FisherSt Mary'sInvestigating intraspecific population ecology of Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis (Bd), a deadly fungal pathogen of amphibians2019-09-16
Alexa VarahZoological Society of LondonModelling environmental and economic impacts of management changes targeting herbicide resistance in an agricultural system2019-09-25
Chris CarboneZoological Society of LondonPopulation and behavioural processes in urban mammals2019-09-25
Malcolm NicollZoological Society of LondonThe impact of intrinsic and extrinsic factors on survival rates in an endangered raptor2019-09-25
Alexa VarahZoological Society of LondonReducing nitrate leaching and herbicide-resistant weeds in English arable farming2019-09-25
Samraat PawarSilwood Park (Imperial)The structure, dynamics and functioning of microbial ecosystems 2020-10-18
Anjali Goswami / João LeiteNatural History MuseumBy Hoof or Claw: Morphological and Functional Diversity of Non-Avian Dinosaur Manual Unguals2019-09-27
Vincent SavolainenSilwood Park (Imperial)Ecological genomics and speciation2019-09-30
Ryan ChisholmSilwood Park (Imperial)Quantifying the contributions of dispersal and niches to diversity maintenance in a microbial system2019-10-01
Joseph TobiasSilwood Park (Imperial)Birdsong evolution: understanding the drivers of signal design and complexity2019-10-03
Joe Tobias / Adam DevenishImperial (Silwood Park) and at Zambian Agricultural Research Institute (ZARI) in ZambiaCan habitat heterogeneity be used as a predictor of Fall Army Worm abundance and impact?2019-10-03
Joe Tobias / Adam DevenishImperial (Silwood Park) and at SENTINEL project partners in EthiopiaCoffee management and the implications for forest bird diversity and ecosystem functionality.2019-10-03
Joe Tobias / Adam DevenishImperial (Sillwood Park), Royal Botanic Gardens Kew and at SENTINEL project partners in EthiopiaImportance of insect pollination to smallholder farmers in Ethiopia 2019-10-03
Austin BurtSilwood Park (Imperial)Modelling the population dynamics of Anopheles gambiae mosquitoes2019-10-02
Julia SchroederSilwood Park (Imperial)Using (co-)variation to describe phonology2019-10-04