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.

Click on the view button next to a project to get the full proposal description. If you want to download project details, either for all projects, or for a subset you have searched for, then click on the 'Download details' button.

160 records found
Available?Contact NameProject BaseProject TitleDate Created▼
Bhavin KhatriSilwood Park (Imperial)Why is my population size so small? Finding better ways to estimate the contemporary effective population size.2019-10-21 Details
Dr Catherine HeadZoological Society of LondonInvestigating the diversity of sessile reef invertebrates across the Chagos Marine Reserve using photo analysis2019-10-21 Details
Malcolm NicollZoological Society of LondonWhere do the petrels go? Documenting the non-breeding season migration of the Raine Island petrels.2019-10-18 Details
Robin FreemanZoological Society of LondonAutomatic identification of anthropogenic activity in urban wildlife surveys2019-10-18 Details
Robin FreemanZoological Society of LondonEstimating global abundance trends from species assessments2019-10-18 Details
Nathalie PettorelliZoological Society of LondonIs artificial turf expansion endangering urban wildlife?2019-10-18 Details
Marcus RowcliffeZoological Society of LondonAnalysing abundance and distribution of Mongolian large mammals using a novel camera-based approach2019-10-18 Details
Joe PecorelliZoological Society of LondonTrends in freshwater macroinvertebrate community diversity and abundance in London's Rivers, 1970 to present2019-10-18 Details
Samraat PawarSilwood Park (Imperial)The mechanistic basis of the r vs K tradeoff2019-10-18 Details
Sue Anne ZollingerSilwood Park (Imperial)Do Manx shearwaters on Lundy Island use burrows to modify their vocalizations?2019-10-18 Details
James RosindellSilwood Park (Imperial)Avifauna species-area relationships from local to global scales.2019-10-13 Details
Samantha O'LoughlinSilwood Park (Imperial)Implications of targeting the doublesex gene for population control of malaria mosquitoes.2019-10-11 Details
Samantha O'LoughlinSilwood Park (Imperial)Is there any evidence for horizontal gene transfer between mosquitoes and humans?2019-10-11 Details
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 Details
Austin BurtSilwood Park (Imperial)Population genomics and population biology of Anopheles mosquitoes, to support genetic approaches to eliminate malaria2019-10-10 Details
Rikki GumbsSilwood Park (Imperial)Prioritising fish evolutionary history for conservation action2019-10-10 Details
Martin BrazeauSilwood Park (Imperial)Making the most of morphology: likelihood approaches to phylogenetic analysis of character hierarchies2019-10-09 Details
Armand LeroiSilwood Park (Imperial)The laws of influence2019-10-09 Details
Arman LeroiSilwood Park (Imperial)Novelty and success. 2019-10-09 Details
Armand LeroiSilwood Park (Imperial)The evolution of ornament. 2019-10-09 Details