Examinations and Boards

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BOARD OF THE FACULTY OF LITERAE HUMANIORES

Election of ordinary member

An election will be held on Thursday, 2 November, to fill a vacancy for an ordinary member (vice Dr A. Avramides, resigned), to hold office from the date of the election until the first day of Michaelmas Term 2001.

Nominations in writing by two electors will be received by the Head Clerk at the University Offices, Wellington Square, OX1 2JD, up to 4 p.m. on Monday, 9 October, and similar nominations by six electors up to 4 p.m. on Tuesday, 24 October. There is no special form but, in addition to the signatures of the nominators, nominations must state, in block capitals, the names and initials, and college (or, of no college, the department) of (1) the person nominated, and (2) each nominator.

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DEGREE OF DOCTOR OF MEDICINE

The Board of the Faculty of Clinical Medicine has granted leave to T.A.J. MOULD, St John's, to supplicate for the Degree of Doctor of Medicine.

The evidence submitted by the candidate was entitled: `Development and evaluation of the Polarprobe [TM]'.

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EXAMINATIONS FOR THE DEGREE OF DOCTOR OF PHILOSOPHY

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

Biological Sciences

.M. GRIEVE, Merton: `Development of fast magnetic resonance imaging methods for investigation of the brain'.
MRS Unit Library, John Radcliffe Hospital, Tuesday, 10 October, 2 p.m.
Examiners: P. Jezzard, R. Ordidge.

P. NUTTEN, Wolfson: `Regulation of S. cerviseae filamentous growth in response to the nature and availability of the extracellular carbon source'.
Department of Biochemistry, Wednesday, 4 October, 2 p.m.
Examiners: J.D. Gross, P. Sudbery.

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English Language and Literature

M.J. GRIFFIN, Balliol: `Realms traversed: the geographies of Oliver Goldsmith'.
Somerville, Monday, 20 November, 2 p.m.
Examiners: F.J. Stafford, D. Fairer.

C. KOENIG-WOODYARD, St Edmund Hall: `The transmission and reception of Coleridge's "Christabel", 1797–1912'.
Lincoln, Friday, 17 November, 2 p.m.
Examiners: S.C. Gill, S. Perry.

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Mathematical Sciences

A. MADZVAMUSE, Exeter: `A numerical approach to the study of spatial pattern formation'.
Computing Laboratory, Wednesday, 4 October, 12.30 p.m.
Examiners: D.J. Gavaghan, F.A. Davidson.

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Physical Sciences

P. CLEGG, Wolfson: `The chemical and magnetic structures of rare earth alloys and superlattices'.
Clarendon Laboratory, Monday, 16 October, 11.15 a.m.
Examiners: S.J. Blundell, W.G. Stirling.

A. LOVERIDGE, Worcester: `Quantitative analysis of shock propagation in crystals by use of time resolved X-ray diffraction'.
Clarendon Laboratory, Friday, 13 October, 2 p.m.
Examiners: A.M. Glazer, N. Woolsey.

M.W. ORMSTON, St Cross: `Deposition and interface modification of thin magnetic multilayer films by closed-field unbalanced magnetron sputtering'.
Department of Materials, Thursday, 2 November, 2 p.m.
Examiners: M.L. Jenkins, P.J. Grundy.

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Social Studies

P.A. STEVENS, Linacre: `Changing patterns in UK unemployment and employment'.
Corpus Christi, Friday, 27 October, 11 a.m.
Examiners: A.J. Glyn, S. Burgess.

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Theology

J.P. YOCUM, Greyfriars: `Ecclesial mediation in Karl Barth'.
Blackfriars, Thursday, 5 October, 2.30 p.m.
Examiners: F.G.T. Kerr, C.E. Gunton.

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Committee for Archaeology

N. SCHREIBER, New College: `An archaeological and historical investigation into the "Cypro-Phoenician" pottery of the Iron Age Levant'.
Institute of Archaeology, Tuesday, 3 October, 2.15 p.m.
Examiners: E.S. Sherratt, P.J. Parr.

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