Examinations and Boards

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[Note. An asterisk denotes a reference to a previously published or recurrent entry.]

DEGREE OF DOCTOR OF SCIENCE

The Board of the Faculty of Clinical Medicine has granted leave to R.A. MOORE, Balliol, to supplicate for the Degree of Doctor of Science. A list of the evidence submitted by the candidate is available at the University Offices.

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EXAMINATIONS FOR THE DEGREE OF DOCTOR OF PHILOSOPHY

The examiners appointed by the following faculty boards give notice of oral examination of their candidates as follows:

Biological Sciences

E. COLEMAN, Oriel: `Individual variation in the TNF response to malaria'.
Institute of Molecular Medicine, Thursday, 28 November, 2 p.m.
Examiners: A.V.S. Hill, N. Mascie-Taylor.

N. MULLIN, Lady Margaret Hall: `Characterisation of ligand-binding to a carbohydrate-recognition domain of the macrophage mannose receptor'.
Department of Biochemistry, Friday, 29 November, 1.45 p.m.
Examiners: B. Sutton, K.B.M. Reid.

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Clinical Medicine

J. SATSANGI, Worcester: `The genetics of inflammatory bowel disease'.
Institute of Molecular Medicine, Tuesday, 10 December, 2 p.m.
Examiners: A.V.S. Hill, A.F. Markham.

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English Language and Literature

G. AUSTEN, Lincoln: `The literary career of George Gascoigne: studies in self-presentation'.
Examination Schools, Monday, 9 December, 2.30 p.m.
Examiners: E.L. Jones, R.F. Pooley.

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Literae Humaniores

A. KAVOULAKI, Magdalen: `Pompai: processions in Athenian tragedy'.
New College, Monday, 9 December, 2.15 p.m.
Examiners: P.E. Easterling, R.C.T. Parker.

M. LIEVERS, Wadham: `Knowledge of meaning'.
St Hilda's, Wednesday, 27 November, 4 p.m.
Examiners: A. Avramides, C. Travis.

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Mathematical Sciences

CAIGONG QIN, St Hugh's: `A computational framework for manipulator motion planning'.
University Computing Laboratory, Friday, 8 November, 10 a.m.
Examiners: I. Page, L. Overgaard.

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Modern History

E.T.J. BUTCHART, Merton: `Wages and unemployment in Britain, 1855–1938'.
All Souls, Monday, 16 December, 2 p.m.
Examiners: T.J. Hatton, C.H. Feinstein.

A. LATCHAM, St Anne's: `Journey's end: ex-servicemen and the state during and after the Great War'.
Worcester, Friday, 15 November, 2.30 p.m.
Examiners: J.M. Winter, J. Stevenson.

K. LLOYD, New College: `Peace, politics, and philanthropy: Henry Brougham, William Roscoe, and America, 1808– 68'.
St Peter's, Friday, 29 November, 10 a.m.
Examiners: L.N. Goldman, G. Morgan.

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Physical Sciences

R. DALWOOD, University: `A seismic study of lithospheric flexure in the vicinity of the Canary Islands'.
Department of Earth Sciences, Monday, 18 November, 10.30 a.m.
Examiners: S. Das, R.A. Scrutton.

SHAORI GUO, Lady Margaret Hall: `Techniques and tools for developing high-performance systems'.
Department of Engineering Science, Thursday, 5 December, 10 a.m.
Examiners: W.R. Moore, G. Brebner.

W. MCCOULL, St Peter's: `Studies on protease inhibition of prostate specific antigen'.
Dyson Perrins Laboratory, Tuesday, 12 November, 1.30 p.m.
Examiners: P.T. Gallagher, J.D. Sutherland.
Note: Under the relevant decree (Examination Decrees, 1996, p. 793), attendance is restricted to the examiners and the candidate.

CONG LUAN NGO-TRAN, Brasenose: `The analysis of offshore foundations subjected to combined loading'.
Department of Engineering Science, Tuesday, 12 November, 10 a.m.
Examiners: I.M. Smith, H.J. Burd.

A. WHYBREW, Jesus: `Short wavelength lasers and their applications'.
Department of Engineering Science, Monday, 25 November, 10 a.m.
Examiners: J.E. Allen, T.A. King.

Social Studies

G. GARAFAS, Christ Church: `Vertical supply agreements and regulation in the UK brewing industry'.
Worcester, Wednesday, 13 November, 2 p.m.
Examiners: S.G.B. Cowan, P. Grout.

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EXAMINATION FOR THE DEGREE OF MASTER OF SCIENCE

The examiners appointed by the following faculty board give notice of oral examination of their candidate as follows:

Physiological Sciences

H. HANSSEN, Corpus Christi: `Aspects of L-arginine transport and availability in disease states: a comparative study'.
University Laboratory of Physiology, Saturday, 16 November, 10 a.m.
Examiners: B.M. Hendry, R.J. Wilkins.