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  Dr Hind Saidani-Scott
Post(s): Senior Lecturer in Mechanical Engineering, Department of Mechanical Engineering
Areas of expertise: Thermodynamics; absorption of moisture by building materials and artefacts.
Keywords: design | process engineering
 
  Dr Manabu Sakamoto
Post(s): Research Associate in Earth Sciences, School of Earth Sciences
Areas of expertise: My current project involves the study of the interrelationships and evolution of fossil and living cats. Cats are found on...
Keywords: interrelationships & evolution of fossil & living cats | present and past diversity of cats | evolutionary history of cat diversity | bite force | functional analysis of biting performance | phylogenetic comparative methods | theropod dinosaurs | archosaurs
 
  Dr Graciela Sala-Newby
Post(s): Research Fellow, School of Clinical Sciences
Areas of expertise: I am involved in projects looking at the mechanisms that control smooth muscle cell proliferation and plaque specific inflammation....
Keywords: smooth muscle cell proliferation and plaque specific inflammation | recombinant adenoviruses
 
  Professor Chris Salisbury
Post(s): Professor in Primary Health Care, School of Social and Community Medicine
Areas of expertise: I am Professor of Primary Health Care and head of the Centre for Academic Primary Care. I am also a practising GP, working...
Keywords: primary health care | general practice | organisation of health care
 
  Dr Andy Salmon
Post(s): Research Fellow, School of Physiology and Pharmacology
Areas of expertise: I trained in clinical medicine at the University of Bristol, graduating in 1998. Junior doctor posts in general medicine...
Keywords: permeability | glycocalyx | glomerulus
 
  Dr Isabella Sandwell
Post(s): Senior Lecturer in Ancient History, Department of Classics & Ancient History
Areas of expertise: My main research interest is the religious history of the Roman period, particularly religious interaction between Christians...
Keywords: Romans | religious history | religion | Greek history | Roman history | anthropology
 
  Professor Jonathan Sandy
Post(s): Interim Dean of Medicine and Dentistry, Medicine and Dentistry Faculty Office
Areas of expertise: Main research interests are in the anomaly of cleft lip and palate. Led the work in 1996 which informed centralisation of...
Keywords: cleft lip and palate
 
  Professor George Sanford
Post(s): Emeritus Professor of East European Politics, School of Sociology, Politics and International Studies
Areas of expertise: Academic specialisation in Politics Department at Bristol University since 1966, including publication of nine books plus...
Keywords: Eastern Europe | Poland | nationalism | European governments | English nationalism | massacre
 
  Dr Andrei Sarua
Post(s): Senior Research Fellow, School of Physics
Areas of expertise: -Bio/chemical sensors on the basis of nitride FET structures and their electro-optical charaterisation. -Optical spectroscopy...
Keywords: applied spectroscopy
 
  Dr Simon Satchell
Post(s): Reader in Renal Medicine, School of Clinical Sciences
Areas of expertise: Glomerular endothelial cells (GEnC) form the innermost layer of the glomerular capillary wall which constitutes the glomerular...
Keywords: glomerular endothelial cells | glomerular capillary wall | glomerular filtration barrier | disease | glycocalyx
 
  Professor Nicholas Saunders
Post(s): Professor of Material Culture, Department of Archaeology and Anthropology
Areas of expertise: 1) The Great Arab Revolt Archaeological Project (GARP) This involves survey and excavation of conflict landscapes, trenches,...
Keywords: excavation | conflict landscapes | culture | conflict | trench art | ethnicity | animal symbolism
 
  Professor Nigel Savery
Post(s): Professor of Biochemistry, School of Biochemistry
Areas of expertise: Transcription and DNA repair. Genomes are replicated, repaired, modified and transcribed by a diverse range of protein:protein...
Keywords: transcription | DNA repair | DNA | genomes | protein | genes
 
  Dr Theo Savvas
Post(s): Lecturer in English Literature (Contemporary Period), Department of English
Areas of expertise: My main research area is post-1945 American literature. I am interested in the relationship between history and fiction,...
Keywords: American literature | Postmodernism | multi-ethnic literature | transnationalism in literature | history and fiction | contemporary literature
 
  Professor Fabrizio Scarpa
Post(s): Professor of Smart Materials & Structures, Department of Aerospace Engineering
Areas of expertise: I model and produce auxetics - solids exhibiting unusual deformation mechanisms - they expand in all directions when pulled...
Keywords: auxetics | smart materials | honeycombs | foams | vibroacoustics | multiphysics
 
  Professor Daniela Schmidt
Post(s): Professorial Research Fellow in Palaeobiology, School of Earth Sciences
Areas of expertise: My research primarily employs marine microfossils to study the interrelationships between palaeoclimatic changes and the...
Keywords: ocean acidification | climate change | evolution | palaeoceanography
 
  Dr Marko Scholze
Post(s): Research Fellow, School of Earth Sciences
Areas of expertise: My present research field can be described broadly as the dynamics of terrestrial ecosystems, including carbon cycling, and...
Keywords: terrestrial ecosystems | carbon cycling | climate system | climate change risks and impacts | paleo glacial-interglacial transactions | anthropogenic perturbation | inverse modelling | data assimilation
 
  Dr John Schumacher
Post(s): Senior Lecturer, School of Earth Sciences
Areas of expertise: My research in metamorphic petrology focuses on the processes controlling the physical and chemical responses of rocks as...
Keywords: metamorphic petrology | petrology | rocks | the Earth | crust | mineral chemistry | the Earth's crust
 
  Professor Walther Schwarzacher
Post(s): Professor of Physics, School of Physics
Areas of expertise: I use simple and inexpensive methods, especially electrochemical deposition (electrodeposition), to prepare ultrathin films...
Keywords: nanomagnetism | electrodeposition | surface roughness
 
  Professor Neil Scolding
Post(s): Burden Professor of Clinical Neurosciences, School of Clinical Sciences
Areas of expertise: Multiple sclerosis
Keywords: multiple sclerosis
 
  Dr Tom Scott
Post(s): Reader in Materials Science (or Nuclear Materials), Interface Analysis Centre
Areas of expertise: I am a member of research staff at the Interface Analysis Centre (IAC) carrying out research funded by the UK Atomic Weapons...
Keywords: nuclear waste disposal | nuclear waste remediation | uranium corrosion | environmental remediation | air-sensitive metals analysis | Iron and iron oxides | nanoparticles
 
  Dr Nick Scott-Samuel
Post(s): Senior Lecturer, School of Experimental Psychology
Areas of expertise: Vision, camouflage.
Keywords: visual perception | camouflage | estimation of number
 
  Dr Gwen Seabourne
Post(s): Reader in Legal History, University of Bristol Law School
Areas of expertise: Legal history, medieval history, history of women, history of crime.
Keywords: legal history | medieval legal history | history of women | history of crime
 
  Dr Wendel Sebastian
Post(s): Reader in Structural Engineering, Department of Civil Engineering
Areas of expertise: My research integrates theories for nonlinear behaviours of structures, algebraic analysis, numerical computations and laboratory...
Keywords: theories for nonlinear behaviours of structures | algebraic analysis | numerical computations | laboratory experiments incorporating novel instrumentation layouts | fibre reinforced polymers (frps)
 
  Dr Simon Sebire
Post(s): Lecturer in Psychology of Physical Activity/Exercise, School for Policy Studies
Areas of expertise: I contribute to research concerning factors that influence the physical activity and health behaviours of children and adolescents...
Keywords: physical activity | health behaviours | children | obesity | childhood obesity | health behaviours | motivation | exercise
 
  Dr Annela Seddon
Post(s): Graduate Teaching and Research Fellow, School of Physics
Areas of expertise: My areas of expertise include the fabrication of materials on the nanoscale, in particular, materials influenced by biology...
Keywords: nanoscience | nanotechnology | biophysics | interdisciplinary research
 
  Professor Julie Selwyn
Post(s): Professor of Child and Family Social Work, School for Policy Studies
Areas of expertise: The adoption of looked after children
Keywords: adoption | fostering | kinship care
 
  Dr Richard Sessions
Post(s): Senior Research Fellow, School of Biochemistry
Areas of expertise: Molecular Modelling in Biochemistry. Molecular modelling is a very useful tool in the design and interpretation of experiments....
Keywords: molecular modelling | bioinformatics | homology modelling | drug design | protein | protein structure prediction
 
  Professor Dudley Shallcross
Post(s): Professor of Atmospheric Chemistry, School of Chemistry
Areas of expertise: Atmospheric chemistry, including the causes and impact of air pollution on urban, regional and global scales and the causes,...
Keywords: promotion of Science to the public | transition from A-level science to university | primary, second and tertiary science education | air pollution | global warming | chemical sensors | analytical chemistry | stratospheric ozone
 
  Dr David Shankland
Post(s): Reader in Anthropology, Department of Archaeology and Anthropology
Areas of expertise: I specialise in modern Turkey, in particular social and political change in that country. I have made a particular study...
Keywords: Turkey | Islam | secularism | Alevis | anthropology | migration
 
  Dr Mohammed Sharif
Post(s): Senior Lecturer, School of Clinical Sciences
Areas of expertise: Osteoarthritis (OA) is the most common joint disease affecting over 100 million people in EU countries. The disease frequently...
Keywords: osteoarthritis | joint disease | joints | joint tissue | loss of cartilage | disability | disease
 
  Professor Simon Shaw-Miller
Post(s): Chair in the History of Art, Department of History of Art (Historical Studies)
Areas of expertise: Relationships between art and music Modernism Synaesthesia Interdisciplinarity
Keywords: art | art and music | Modernism | interdisciplinarity | synaesthesia
 
  Dr Ana Paula Sheikh
Post(s): Research Fellow, School of Physiology and Pharmacology
Areas of expertise: How does the brain generate breathing? Breathing is the most important process controlled by the brain, it happens non-stop...
Keywords: breathing | blood pressure | Rett Syndrome | cot death | congenital hypoventilation | sleep apnea | hypertension
 
  Dr Richard Sheldon
Post(s): Lecturer in Social and Economic History, Department of History (Historical Studies)
Areas of expertise: British and European history 1750-1870, especially history of radicalism and protest movements. History of famines and...
Keywords: Social and economic history | history of famines and famine relief | Radicalism and protest movements | European enlightenment
 
  Dr Dakang Shen
Post(s): Research Associate, School of Cellular and Molecular Medicine
Areas of expertise: -Whether cap protein is needed for the assembly of the needle of the type III secretion in Shigella flexneri? -How IpaB...
Keywords: Shigella flexneri | Type 3 secretion system
 
  Dr David Sheppard
Post(s): Reader, School of Physiology and Pharmacology
Areas of expertise: I investigate the cystic fibrosis transmembrane conductance regulator (CFTR), the protein product of the gene defective in...
Keywords: cystic fibrosis | CFTR | chloride ion channels | epithelial ion transport | drug therapy
 
  Professor David Sherman
Post(s): Professor of Geochemistry, School of Earth Sciences
Areas of expertise: My research is in aqueous geochemistry and mineralogy. The long-term goal of my work is to develop a molecular-level understanding...
Keywords: aqueous geochemistry | mineralogy | lithosphere | hydrosphere | biosphere | aqueous ions | iron
 
  Dr Siobhan Shilton
Post(s): Senior Lecturer, Department of French
Areas of expertise: I specialise in francophone postcolonial studies, and have a particular interest in visual and textual representations of...
Keywords: francophone postcolonial studies | Postcolonialism | journeys | exile | colonialism | travel | photography | performance art
 
  Mr Tim Shortis
Post(s): Research Associate, School of Modern Languages
Areas of expertise: I am a Visiting Research Associate working with Julie Blake and Dr Nils Langer on a study of Bristolian dialect and the spoken...
Keywords: language & new media | digital representation of text archives from libraries & museums for school learning | teaching of domains & methods from applied linguistics & social semiotics at school level | texts | practices & discourses relating to spelling in sms text messaging
 
  Dr Anton Shterenlikht
Post(s): Senior Lecturer, Department of Mechanical Engineering
Areas of expertise: Computational solid mechanics, numerical methods, coupled cellular automata finite elements, fracture, plasticity and damage,...
Keywords: computational solid mechanics | fracture | multi-scale modelling | constitutive modelling | plasticity and damage
 
  Dr Dimitrios Siassakos
Post(s): Clinical Lecturer in Obstetrics & Gynaecology, School of Social and Community Medicine
Areas of expertise: Dimitrios directs two training courses and regularly coordinates workshops. He has conducted many research projects, and...
Keywords: obstetrics & gynaecology | medical education research | health economics | health systems management | medical emergencies | teamwork, leadership | mixed-methods research | quality improvement and safety
 
  Dr Mark Siddall
Post(s): Research Associate in Earth Sciences, School of Earth Sciences
Areas of expertise: I am a physical oceanographer interested in paleoceanography/ geochemistry applications. Sea level: I work to better characterise...
Keywords: oceanography | paleoceanography | geochemistry | ocean models | Red Sea | sea level | ocean circulation | sea level
 
  Professor Stuart Siddell
Post(s): Professor of Virology, School of Cellular and Molecular Medicine
Areas of expertise: My research focuses on the structure and function of the coronavirus replication machinery with the goal of identifying novel...
Keywords: molecular biology | genetics & pathogenesis of coronaviruses | diagnosis of feline coronavirus diseases | development of coronavirus antivirals & vaccines
 
  Dr Martin Sieber
Post(s): Reader in Applied Mathematics, School of Mathematics
Areas of expertise: My main interests lie in asymptotical approximations for wave theories that are valid in the limit of short wave lengths....
Keywords: wave theories | quantum mechanics | geometrical optics | quantum chaos | random matrix theory | diffraction | wavefunctions | microlasers
 
  Dr Steve Simpson
Post(s): Visiting Fellow in Biological Sciences, School of Biological Sciences
Areas of expertise: I am a marine biologist and fish ecologist, with particular interests in coral reef fishes, commercial fisheries, climate...
Keywords: ecology | fish | fisheries | climate change | marine biology | coral reefs | animal behaviour | Cabot Institute
 
  Professor Tom Simpson
Post(s): Alfred Capper Pass Chair of Chemistry, School of Chemistry
Areas of expertise: Polyketides are a group of natural products that have found widespread use in human and veterinary medicine, and agriculture....
Keywords: polyketides | compounds | lovastatin | avermectin | rapamycin | erythromycin | strobilurin
 
  Mr Jon Sims Williams
Post(s): Senior Lecturer, Department of Mechanical Engineering
Areas of expertise: My work is largely educational. I am developing a database of questions that are used to help students to extend their understanding...
Keywords: expert systems | databases | risk analysis
 
  Ms Ann Singleton
Post(s): Senior Research Fellow in School for Policy Studies, School for Policy Studies
Areas of expertise: I am an expert on European asylum and migration statistics and in interpreting these statistics in relation to the asylum...
Keywords: Europe | asylum | migration
 
  Professor Rebecca Sitsapesan
Post(s): Research Fellow in Physiology and Pharmacology, School of Physiology and Pharmacology
Areas of expertise: Intracellular Ion-channel Function Laboratory The release of Ca2+ from intracellular stores is of fundamental importance...
Keywords: ion-channels | intracellular Ca2+-release | Two-pore channels (TPCs) | TRIC- channels | cardiac muscle | Ryanodine receptors (RyR) | sarcoplasmic reticulum | NAADP receptors (NAADPR)
 
  Dr Robert Skinner
Post(s): Teaching Fellow in Modern History, Department of History (Historical Studies)
Areas of expertise: My doctoral research was on the role of religious activists in the formation of the British Anti-Apartheid Movement during...
Keywords: religious activists | apartheid | anti-apartheid | colonial experience | decolonisation
 
  Professor Achilles Skordas
Post(s): Professor of International Law, University of Bristol Law School
Areas of expertise: I have published on issues of general international law, sociology of international law, and international and European immigration...
Keywords: sources of international law | use of force | regime theory | sociology of international law | immigration law and policy | asylum law and policy | foreign policy
 
  Dr Tony Skyner
Post(s): Heilbronn Research Fellow, School of Mathematics
Areas of expertise: Representation theory of symmetric group and Hecke algebras, character theory (over characteristic zero fields).
Keywords: representation theory
 
  Professor Nigel Smart
Post(s): Professor of Cryptology, Department of Computer Science
Areas of expertise: Cryptographic protocols and primitive, especially digital signature algorithms, encryption algorithms and key exchange.
Keywords: cryptography | number theory | elliptic curves
 
  Professor Brendan Smith
Post(s): Professor of Medieval History, Department of History (Historical Studies)
Areas of expertise: I research and write about English intervention in medieval Ireland, which began in 1170. I am interested in the colonial...
Keywords: medieval Ireland | frontier societies | colonial history | Anglo-Irish relations | religion and politics
 
  Professor David Smith
Post(s): Professor of Engineering Materials, Department of Mechanical Engineering
Areas of expertise: I am currently Professor of Engineering Materials. My academic interests lie in fracture of materials and locked-in stresses...
Keywords: fracture of materials | solid mechanics | power generation | aerospace | residual stresses | nuclear propulsion | Nuclear Research Centre | Cabot Institute
 
  Professor Frank Smith
Post(s): Professor of Vascular Surgery and Surgical Education, School of Clinical Sciences
Areas of expertise: Ischaemic heart and peripheral vascular disease have been identified as NHS treatment priorities. I undertake collaborative...
Keywords: ischaemic heart | peripheral vascular disease | hyperplasia | vein bypass grafts | vascular disease | vein grafts
 
  Professor Sarah Smith
Post(s): Professor, Department of Economics
Areas of expertise: I am interested in the empirical analysis of public policy including pro-social behaviour, retirement and pensions.
Keywords: centre for market and public organisation | applied public policy analysis | applied microeconomics
 
  Dr Vincent Smith
Post(s): Visiting Fellow, School of Physics
Areas of expertise: My research is in Elementary Particle Physics. I have taken part in experiments at CERN (Geneva, Switzerland) and Fermilab...
Keywords: elementary particle physics | nuclear physics | weak interactions | hyperons
 
  Dr Nina Snaith
Post(s): Reader, School of Mathematics
Areas of expertise: My main interest is the connection between Random Matrix Theory and certain number theoretical functions such as the Riemann...
Keywords: random matrix theory | theoretical functions | Riemann zeta function | L-functions | statistics
 
  Dr Muhammed Sohail
Post(s): Consultant Senior Teaching Fellow in Histopathology, School of Cellular and Molecular Medicine
Areas of expertise: Molecular markers in breast cancer; Fascin expression in urological cancer; Breast and Uropathology.
Keywords: pathology | molecular markers in breast cancer | fascin expression in urological cancer | breast and uropathology
 
  Dr Nadia Soliman
Post(s): Clinical Lecturer, Medical Education
Areas of expertise: Research interests include sub-fertility, polcystic ovary syndrome, female hirsuitism, menstrual disorders, menopause and...
Keywords: gynaecology
 
  Dr Terence Song
Post(s): Research Assistant in Networked Energy Management, Merchant Venturers' School of Engineering
Areas of expertise: I received my PhD in 2007 from the University of Bristol, for research in the area of Network Visualisation, Control and...
Keywords: network & data visualisation | network control & management | ICT networks & distributed systems | large-scale distributed systems | distributed software-based systems & algortithms | performance analysis & optimisation
 
  Professor Peter Soothill
Post(s): Emeritus Professor of Fetal Medicine, School of Clinical Sciences
Areas of expertise: Prenatal diagnosis of fetal disease and malformations and the management of these including fetal therapy.
Keywords: fetal medicine | prenatal diagnosis | fetal therapy | ultrasound in pregnancy | fetal abnormalities
 
  Professor Stephen Sparks
Post(s): Professorial Research Fellow, School of Earth Sciences
Areas of expertise: My research concerns quantitative studies of geological processes using a combination of field studies, laboratory experiments,...
Keywords: geological processes | volcanic processes | volcanoes | igneous processes | natural hazards | volcanology | volcanic eruptions
 
  Dr Jim Spencer
Post(s): Senior Lecturer in Microbial Pathogenesis, School of Cellular and Molecular Medicine
Areas of expertise: My current research centres around the application of rapid kinetic and crystallographic methods to study of the structure,...
Keywords: microbial pathogenesis | β-lactams | carbapenems | fluoroquinolones | oxazolidinone linezolid
 
  Dr Finn Spicer
Post(s): Lecturer in Philosophy, Department of Philosophy
Areas of expertise: My MPhil research sought to build a naturalist for mathematical knowledge; my PhD is an investigation of the concepts we...
Keywords: epistemology | mathematical knowledge | beliefs | conscious belief | Moore’s paradox | psychological explanation | philosophy of emotion
 
  Dr Francesca Spiga
Post(s): Research Fellow, School of Clinical Sciences
Areas of expertise: Neuroendocrinology; HPA axis; Anxiety and depression.
Keywords: neuroendocrinology | HPA axis | anxiety and depression
 
  Mrs Tera Sprague
Post(s): Research Fellow, Graduate School of Education
Areas of expertise: I am a Research Fellow with the Centre for International and Comparative Studies (ICS) and member of the Education in Small...
Keywords: comparative and international education | small states' education policies and priorities | use of standardised examination systems | impact of educational policy upon local cultures | education for sustainable development
 
  Professor Judith Squires
Post(s): Pro Vice-Chancellor, Senior Team
Areas of expertise: My central research interest lies in contemporary theories of democracy and citizenship, with particular reference to issues...
Keywords: gender and citizenship | women in politics | democratic theory | equality and difference | feminist political theory
 
  Dr Martijn Stam
Post(s): Lecturer in Computer Science, Department of Computer Science
Areas of expertise: At Master's level I specialised in cryptography and my PhD thesis deals with speeding up subgroup cryptosystems, a topic...
Keywords: cryptography
 
  Professor Keith Stanton
Post(s): Professor of Law, University of Bristol Law School
Areas of expertise: My research interests lie in the Law of Tort, particularly in relation to Professional Liabilities.
Keywords: law of tort | professional liabilities
 
  Dr Bernard Stark
Post(s): Reader in Electrical & Electronic Engineering, Department of Electrical & Electronic Engineering
Areas of expertise: I am currently researching micro renewables and the technology needed to exploit these sources of energy. This includes projects...
Keywords: micro renewables | miniature power sources | optimise efficiency | complex systems
 
  Dr Poppy Statham
Post(s): Research Assistant, Farm Animal Science
Areas of expertise: I have a general interest in farm animal welfare and I'm also interested in harmful social behaviours, welfare assessment...
Keywords: farm animal welfare | development of abnormal behaviour especially tail-biting in pigs
 
  Professor Fiona Steele
Post(s): Visiting Fellow, Graduate School of Education
Professor of Social Statistics, Graduate School of Education
Areas of expertise: Research interests •Statistical methods for social research, including multilevel modelling, event history (survival)...
Keywords: statistical methods for social research | multilevel modelling | demography | child and adolescent outcomes | socio-economic status | family planning evaluation | child health | school resources
 
  Dr Elina Steinerte
Post(s): Research Associate, University of Bristol Law School
Areas of expertise: Following my LLB and Lawyer's Diploma from the University of Latvia in 2001, I completed LLM in International Human Rights...
Keywords: torture and ill-treatment prevention | UN convention against torture and its optional protocol | national human rights institutions | Implementation of human rights at the national levels | human rights | Public International Law
 
  Dr Bradley Stephens
Post(s): Senior Lecturer in French, Department of French
Areas of expertise: My research focuses on cultures of engagement in the nineteenth and twentieth centuries, especially French Romanticism and...
Keywords: Victor Hugo | Romanticism (French) | Jean-Paul Sartre | Simone de Beauvoir | existentialism | John Steinbeck | committed literature
 
  Professor David Stephens
Post(s): Professor of Cell Biology, School of Biochemistry
Areas of expertise: The principle focus of our current work is the function of the early secretory pathway in mammalian cells. We are seeking...
Keywords: membrane traffic | mammalian cells | bioimaging | molecular mechanisms | secretion | microscopy | cell imaging | motor proteins
 
  Dr Colin Steward
Post(s): Reader in Stem Cell Transplantation, School of Cellular and Molecular Medicine
Areas of expertise: I specialise in the assessment, treatment and where appropriate bone marrow transplantation of generic and metabolic diseases...
Keywords: osteopetrosis | adrenoleukodystrophy | fanconi anaemia | Barth syndrome | post transplant cumeric assessment
 
  Dr Brian Stollery
Post(s): Senior Lecturer in Experimental Psychology, School of Experimental Psychology
Areas of expertise: My research interests cover the areas of occupational health, human aging, functional change and individual differences....
Keywords: neurotoxicology | ageing | stress | risk perception
 
  Dr Emma Stone
Post(s): Research Associate, School of Geographical Sciences
Areas of expertise: My research forms part of the European Union funded project past4future. This project investigates the climate and environment...
Keywords: past4future | interglacials | climate change | ice sheets
 
  Professor David Stoten
Post(s): Professor of Dynamics and Control, Department of Mechanical Engineering
Areas of expertise: The adaptive control of general dynamic systems, from fundamental theoretical analysis and synthesis, through to the implementation...
Keywords: automatic control | dynamic substructuring | servohydraulic system control
 
  Professor Sarah Street
Post(s): Professor of Film and Foundation Chair of Drama, Department of Drama: Theatre, Film, Television
Areas of expertise: I am a film historian based in the Department of Drama: Theatre, Film, Television. I have published widely in the area of...
Keywords: British cinema | film costume | set design | Hitchcock | film policy | economics of cinema | colour film aesthetics
 
  Professor Andrew Sturdy
Post(s): Head of Department of Management and Chair in Management, Department of Management
Areas of expertise: Academic discipline: organisational behaviour/studies. My main expertise lies in the spread of management ideas, especially...
Keywords: management consultancy | management innovation / ideas | organisational change | management occupations | change agents | knowledge transfer | organisational culture management | internal consultants
 
  Professor Sriram Subramanian
Post(s): Professor of Human-Computer Interaction, Department of Computer Science
Areas of expertise: My research projects: ~ Network investigating research opportunities with India - This research network aims to unify...
Keywords: end-user technologies | network investigating research | interactive technologies | interaction modalities | device ecologies | mobile Interaction | user-interfaces
 
  Professor Saadeh Suleiman
Post(s): Professor of Cardiac Physiology, School of Clinical Sciences
Areas of expertise: My research interests have been largely focused on understanding mechanisms that underlie cardiac injury in order to improve...
Keywords: myocardial protection | cardiac surgery techniques | cardioplegia | paediatric open heart surgery | cardiac amino acids | ischaemia/reperfusion
 
  Ms Paula Surridge
Post(s): Senior Lecturer, School of Sociology, Politics and International Studies
Areas of expertise: My research covers three over-lapping areas: social stratification, social and political attitudes and sociological methodology....
Keywords: social stratification | social and political attitudes | sociological methodology | social class | education | class identity
 
  Professor Rosamund Sutherland
Post(s): Professor of Education, Graduate School of Education
Areas of expertise: My research falls into three main areas. The first is concerned with teaching and learning in schools with a particular focus...
Keywords: interactive education | teaching & learning in the information age
 
  Dr Rachel Sutton-Spence
Post(s): Visiting Fellow, Graduate School of Education
Areas of expertise: My general area of expertise is in sign language linguistics, with a special interest in sign language poetry (especially...
Keywords: British Sign Language | sign language poetry | sign language linguistics | Dorothy Miles | dialect variation in BSL | BSL gender variation
 
  Dr David Sweeting
Post(s): Senior Lecturer in Urban Studies, School for Policy Studies
Areas of expertise: My area of expertise lies in the study of local government, often in comparative perspective. I have conducted research on...
Keywords: local government | local councillors | directly elected mayors | local government in Europe
 
  Professor Kathy Sykes
Post(s): Professor of Sciences and Society, Institute for Advanced Studies
Areas of expertise: I try to help researchers across all subject areas engage with the public, whether they are in science, medicine, maths,...
Keywords: sciences and society | physics | biodegradable plastics
 
  Dr Philip Syrpis
Post(s): Reader in Law, University of Bristol Law School
Areas of expertise: I write on European social policy and internal market law, and on the broader constitutional issues facing the European Union. I...
Keywords: European social policy | European Union constitutional law | LNAT | University Admissions
 
  Dr Robert Szalai
Post(s): Lecturer, Department of Engineering Mathematics
Areas of expertise: -Nonlinear dynamics -Non-smooth systems -Bifurcation theory -Machine-tool vibrations -Delay equation -Mammalian hearing -Inner...
Keywords: applied mathematics | mechanical engineering
 
  Professor Mark Szczelkun
Post(s): Professor of Biochemistry, School of Biochemistry
Areas of expertise: Mechanism, control and diversity of molecular motors on DNA. Many genetic processes require the action of large protein...
Keywords: molecular motors | DNA | genetic processes | protein | ATP hydrolysis | cleavage of DNA | restriction enzymes | repair of DNA