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
Robin FreemanZoological Society of LondonEstimating global abundance trends from species assessments2019-10-18
Nathalie PettorelliZoological Society of LondonIs artificial turf expansion endangering urban wildlife?2019-10-18
Joe PecorelliZoological Society of LondonTrends in freshwater macroinvertebrate community diversity and abundance in London's Rivers, 1970 to present2019-10-18
Sue Anne ZollingerSilwood Park (Imperial)Do Manx shearwaters on Lundy Island use burrows to modify their vocalizations?2019-10-18
James RosindellSilwood Park (Imperial)Avifauna species-area relationships from local to global scales.2019-10-13
Samantha O'LoughlinSilwood Park (Imperial)Implications of targeting the doublesex gene for population control of malaria mosquitoes.2019-10-11
Samantha O'LoughlinSilwood Park (Imperial)Is there any evidence for horizontal gene transfer between mosquitoes and humans?2019-10-11
Jonathan LloydSilwood Park (Imperial)Plant Traits And Natural Products Databases Combined The Data Mining For The Modelling Of Functions And Evolution Of Secondary Metabolites In Angiosperms2019-10-10
Austin BurtSilwood Park (Imperial)Population genomics and population biology of Anopheles mosquitoes, to support genetic approaches to eliminate malaria2019-10-10
Martin BrazeauSilwood Park (Imperial)Making the most of morphology: likelihood approaches to phylogenetic analysis of character hierarchies2019-10-09
Armand LeroiSilwood Park (Imperial)The laws of influence2019-10-09
Arman LeroiSilwood Park (Imperial)Novelty and success. 2019-10-09
Armand LeroiSilwood Park (Imperial)The evolution of ornament. 2019-10-09
Armand LeroiSilwood Park (Imperial)The evolution of complexity in art2019-10-09
Armand LeroiSilwood Park (Imperial)The evolution of shape2019-10-09
Armand LeroiSilwood Park (Imperial)Testing neutral theory in tropical trees. 2019-10-09
Austin BurtSilwood Park (Imperial)Meta-Analysis of Mark-release-recapture (MRR) data and the inference of dispersal parameters2019-10-08
Bhavin KhatriSilwood Park (Imperial)Simulations of multiplexed gene-drive systems: overcoming resistance2019-10-08
Matthew FisherSt Mary'sInfluence of habitat on the progression of emerging amphibian disease in Ecuador2019-10-08
Joanna BarkerZoological Society of LondonInvestigating records of Angelsharks (Squatina squatina) in Welsh waters with Angel Shark Project: Wales2019-10-08