M. Dimov 2001-2007 Profiling of oro-pharyngeal dysphagia – Etiological correlates and associated outcomes (not completed)
B. Kelly 2003-2006  The Role of the Cerebral Cortex in the Coordination of Respiration and Swallowing in Humans
L. Leow  2004-2008  Mechanisms of airway protection in Parkinson’s disease
S. Doeltgen 2006-2008  The Effects of Neuromuscular Electrical Stimulation of the Submental Muscle Group on the Excitability of Corticobulbar Projections
P. Macrae 2008-2012  Measurement of Biomechanical and Neurophysiological Change Associated with Swallowing Rehabilitation
N. Abdul-Wahab 2007-2012 Modulation of Swallowing Behaviour by Olfactory and Gustatory Stimulation
O. Sella 2008-2012  Strength vs Skill training in dysphagia management
A. Al-Toubi 2008-2013 The role of the primary motor cortex (M1) in pharyngeal swallowing.
A. Miles 2010-2013 Identifying Aspiration and Reducing Pneumonia in Stroke Patients using Cough Reflex Testing
O.Apperley 2012-2015 Management of Xerostomia following radiotherapy: A clinical trial of a novel emulsion for potential use as a saliva substitute.
K. Lamvik 2013-2016 Modulation of spontaneous and volitional swallowing: Methodological and behavioural analyses
S. Davies 2013-2016 Predicting and preventing aspiration pneumonia in patients with acute stroke and dysphagia
M. Kallessen 2013-2016 Cough Reflex Following Orotracheal Intubation: Presence and recovery of the cough reflex after extubation and validity of Cough Reflex Testing
T. Coombes 2000-2001 Repeatability of the acoustic swallowing pattern in normal subjects
S. Fitzgerald 2000-2002 Perception of Muscle Strength With and Without Biofeedback During Swallowing and Fist Clenching Tasks In Patients With Dysphagia
R. Mustaffa-Kamal 2002-2003 Profiling of Dysphagia of Patients Admitted to a Stroke Ward: A Retrospective Study
B. Kelly 2002-2003 A methodological analysis of the dual task paradigm as a measure of cerebral dominance of swallowing
S Sharma 2002-2003 The Influence of Taste of Swallowing Apnoea
L. Ragg 2003-2004 The Role of the Cerebral Cortex in the Coordination of Respiration and Swallowing in Infants
S. Doeltgen 2004-2005 Evaluation of Pharyngeal Surface-EMG Measures During Swallowing Manoeuvres
U. Witte 2004-2005 Variability in pharyngeal Surface-EMG measures as a function of bolus
I. Low 2004-2005 A study of variability in clinical surface electromyography recording of submental muscles activity in healthy participants
P. Macrae 2007-PhD Investigating cortical contribution to motor planning of volitional and reflexive swallows using the Bereitschaftspotential
C. Erne 2007-2008 Monitoring natural progression of dysphagic symptoms in stroke
M. Monroe 2008-2009 Citric Acid Inhalation Cough Challenge: Establishing Normative Data
E. Necus 2008-2010 Semg Biofeedback As A Tool To Improve Oral Motor ControL And Functional Swallowing In School Age Children With Cerebral Palsy: a Case Series
C. Winkelman 2009-2010 Variability in Ultrasound Measurement of Hyoid Displacement and Submental Muscle Size Within and Across Sessions Using Two Methods of Data Acquisition in Healthy Participants
M. McFarlane 2010-2012 Changes in Laryngeal Cough Threshold Sensitivity and PAS (Penetration Aspiration Scale) Score Within the Acute Post-Stroke Stage
S. Moore 2010-2012 A correlational study of cough sensitivity to citric acid and radiographic features of airway compromise
R. Athukorala 2011-2012 Skill Training for Swallowing Rehabilitation in Individuals with Parkinson’s Disease
S. Davies 2011-2012 The influence of a jaw opening exercise (JOE) on 2D submental muscle area and anterior hyoid excursion in healthy adults
H. How 2011-2012 The Influence of Different Modalities in the Interpretation of Cough Reflex
C. Chester 2012-2014 Electrical-Impedance Biofeedback Instrument for Swallowing Rehabilitation
H. Kelly 2012-2014 The Effect of Titrated Fentanyl on Cough Response in Healthy Participants
A. Lippitt 2013-2015 Development of Bioimpedance based Swallowing Biofeedback Device with Smart Device Integration
W. Cossou     2013-2015 The Prevalence of Aspiration Pneumonia in Rest Home Residents
A. Emslie  2013-2015 Validity of the Test of Mastication and Swallowing of  Solids in Parkinson’s Disease
C.Mills    2015-2016 Measuring voluntary and reflexive cough strength in healthy individuals
W. Ng    2015-2016 Validation of the Test of Masticating and Swallowing Solids (TOMASS)
Thesis only German exchange students
E. Schurrmann 2007 The influence of olfaction on swallowing-respiratory coordination and submental muscle contraction (Munich)
S. Bauer 2009 The effects of exercises on suprahyoid muscles and hyoid movement during swallowing in healthy individuals: investigation by ultrasound (Beilefeld)
F. Heck  2010 Immediate and longer term effects of submental neuromuscular electrical stimulation (NMES) on pharyngeal pressure generation in healthy adults. (Beilefeld)
BSLT Honours
F. Gumbley 2004-2005 Evaluation of Pharyngeal Surface-EMG Measures as a function of bolus size
A. Abu-Hijleh 2008-2009 The effects of swallowing on motor evoked potentials at the submental muscle group.
A. Al-Toubi  2008-2009 Intrasubject reproducibility of the Bereitschaftspotential associated with volitional swallowing
E. Nijhof  2008-2009 The influence of olfaction and gustation of surface EMG of the submental muscles during swallowing.
B. Han 2009-2010 An electrical-impedance biofeedback instrument for swallowing rehabilitation
A. Collings  2009-2010 Normative Data for Temporal Measures  of Pharyngeal Pressure Using Manometry
B. Hagar 2009-2010 Measurement of Pharyngeal Manometric Data: a Methods Study
R. Roetts 2009-2010  Clinical measurement of a Four Channel Pharyngeal Surface - EMG catheter under two swallowing conditions: Non-effortful and Effortful Swallowing
R. Bennett  2011-2012 Citric acid inhalation cough challenge: Normative data for under 60 population
K. Manco 2011-2012 Citric Inhalation Cough Reflex Testing:  Normative Data for over 60 population
A. Nicholas 2011-2012 Development of a pharyngeal impedance biofeedback device for swallowing rehabilitation (ENG)
T. McIntosh 2012-2013 Validating the Test of Masticating and Swallowing Solids TOMASS
C. Kengmana 2012-2013 Pharyngeal Stimulation paired with Behavioural Rehabilitation of pharyngeal mis-sequencing: A Pilot Study
W. Fletcher 2012-2013 Pharyngeal Stimulation paired with Behavioural Rehabilitation of pharyngeal mis-sequencing: A Pilot Study
A. Eastwood 2013-2014 Ethnicity in swallowing pathophysiology
R. Tinney 2013-2014 Coordination of cough and respiration: differential identification of reflexive vs volitional cough
D. Waterhouse 2013-2014  Effect of cough reflex testing in nurse dysphagia screening
C. Sampson 2013-2014 Validation of cough reflex testing to VFSS
K. Ombler  2013-2014 Bacterial development in nebulization for cough reflex testing
L.Fuller 2013-2014 Objective Measurement of Oral Preparation of Solid Foods: Normative Data for the Test of Masticating and Swallowing Solids
Research Supervision as secondary supervisor
J. Marchant  2005 Treatment of articulatory impairment in a child with spastic dysarthria associated with cerebral palsy (MSc)
R Kaipa 2009-2012 Effect of principles of motor learning on speech and nonspeech motor learning(PhD)
Visiting Clinical Research fellows
I. Battel 2012  Italy
F. Schradt  2011  Germany
S. Wild  2009  Germany
J. Wilmskoetter 2008  Germany
A. Hofmayer  2003  Germany
K. Erfmann   2013  Germany
S. Kaulmann-Sauer 2013 Germany
R. Woolgar  2013 England
K. Hetzler  2014 Germany
M. Weiland 2015 Germany
M. Enste 2015 Germany
V. Closs 2015 Germany
F. Moser 2016 Germany
P. Hjertstrand 2016 Sweden
A. Romeo 2016 Spain
S. Eberg 2016 Germany
J. Hirschwald 2016 Germany
J. vanderHyde 2016 Germany
M. Hawighorst 2017 Germany