PhD students at the Department of Anatomy, Physiology and Biochemistry

Last changed: 10 March 2022

Here you can find a list of our PhD students.

Biomedical Science

Jun Mei (Vicky) Hu Frisk
Nucleotide metabolism in health and diseases
Supervisor: Liya Wang 

Sumalata Sonavane
Improving the mechanical properties of biomimetic spider silk fibers
Supervisor: Anna Rising

Veterinary Medicine

Linda Andersson
Body weight in dogs
Supervisor: Katja Höglund

Katrina Ask
Orthopedic pain in large animals, horses and cows
Supervisor: Marie Rhodin

Johan Lundblad
FACES: Facial Activities of C ompound Emotional States of horses
Supervisor: Marie Rhodin

Anna Leclercq
Lameness detection in cows and horses
Supervisor: Marie Rhodin

Ebba Zetterberg
Factors influencing movement symmetry in horses
Supervisor: Marie Rhodin

Animal Science

Birgitta Staaf Larsson
Can animal welfare of dairy cows be improved by combining resource-based and animal-based measurements in the official control?
Supervisor: Margareta Steen

Nina Känsälä
The theme of the research is horse welfare and equestrian. The  preliminary title is "Equestrian and Welfare - one study of thought and physiological reality "
Supervisor:Anna Jansson

Vikingur Gunnarsson
Subjective and objective assessment of the Icelandic horse's performance.
Supervisor: Marie Rhodin

Linda Kjellberg
Horses in an active open barn systems - behaviour and welfare
Supervisor: Karin Morgan

Denise Söderroos
Weight-bearing ability of Icelandic horses and the importance of training.
Supervisor: Anna Jansson

Lotten Wahlund
Implementation of virtual fencing for control of grazing cattle
Supervisor: Anna Jansson


Lisa Johansson
Markers for good and bad training effects in horses
Supervisor: Anna Jansson

Medical Biosciences physiology

Sara Larsdotter Davey
Electrolyte and fluid balance in horses
Supervisor: Kristina Dahlborn