Some of SLU's doctoral theses are presented as news. The doctoral thesis is an academic work where the doctoral student reports on their area of research and their research results.
The doctoral thesis is presented and defended at a licentiate final review or a public defence of doctoral thesis.
Effects of uncontrolled urbanization on river streamflow and water quality
Urbanisation cause degradation of water quality and streamflow in rivers and streams worldwide. With the Rocha River catchment in Bolivia as an example, Benjamin Gossweiler Herrera evaluated land
Optiska sensorer i dricksvattenproduktionen
A new dissertation from the Department of Aquatic Sciences and Assessment has investigated how sensors can be used to improve the cleaning of drinking water. The study has focused on the removal of
Dissertation: Rangeland and livestock management practices for improved herder livelihoods in miombo woodland email@example.com Peter Ruvuga defends his thesis "Rangeland and livestock management
Can improving subsoil conditions enhance crop yield or water quality?
Gizachew Tarekegn Getahun has evaluated the effects of subsoil management options on crop yield, soil properties and the environment in his new doctoral thesis. Subsoil loosening combined with straw
Dissertation: Pure white gold - Subclinical mastitis in dairy camels in Kenya with special focus on Streptococcus agalactiae firstname.lastname@example.org Dinah Seligsohn defends her thesis 'Pure white gold -
More efficient irrigation and fertiliser management in Mozambique
As much as 40% of the global food production comes from irrigated agriculture, but large amount of fertilisers and irrigation water is lost due to inappropriate irrigation practices. In a new
Dissertation: Gastrointestinal parasites in pigs - prevalence, risk factors and control email@example.com Emelie Pettersson defends her thesis "Gastrointestinal parasites in pigs - prevalence, risk
Dissertation: Sensing the worms – Automated behaviour monitoring for detection of parasitim in grazing livestock firstname.lastname@example.org Niclas Högberg defends his thesis "Sensing the worms – Automated
Disputation-Karolina Brunius Enlund
Dissertation: Dental care in dogs - A survey of Swedish dog owners, veterinarians and veterinary nurses email@example.com Karolina Brunius Enlund defends her thesis "Dental care in dogs - A survey of
New thesis shows that ecological memory affects ecosystems’ response to disturbances
A new thesis shows that the microbial communities of lakes and streams can develop a kind of ‘memory’ of disturbances that affect how they response when they face another disturbance. Ecological
Dissertation-Louise Winblad von Walter
Dissertation: Physiological and behavioural responses to fear and discomfort in dogs and goats firstname.lastname@example.org Louise Winblad von Walter defends her thesis "Physiological and behavioural responses to
Dissertation: Finding grazetime - combining grazing with automatic milking email@example.com Haldis Kismul defends her thesis "Finding grazetime - combining grazing with automatic milking". Lecture