PhD students

  • John Kamanula - "Isolation, identification and use of bioactive compounds from pesticidal plants to control Sitophilus Zeamais in stored maize." (2010-2015)
  • Stephen Nyirenda - "Mode of action and efficacy of indigenous pesticidal plants for tomato and brassica pest management in Malawi." (2010-2015)
  • Milton Otema Anyanga - "Phytochemical medicated resistance of sweetpotato to sweetpotato weevils." (2010-2015)
  • James Broom - "Investigations into the oviposition response of Anopheles gambiae." (2010-2013)
  • Charles Whitfield - "Plant-insect interactions: Floral Attractants for Noctuid Moths for use in Crop Protection." (2008-2012)
  • Joe Sarfo - "Behavioural responses of cocoa mirids to their sex pheromones." (2007-2010)
  • Lakmali Amarawadarna - "The chemical diversity of midge pheromones." (2006-2009)
  • Duong T. Nguyen - "Analysis of the behaviour of Rhyzopertha dominica (F.) (Coleoptera: Bostrichidae) towards host volatiles." (full version)
  • Dumisani Kutywayo - "Studies into the mechanisms involved in host finding and mating behaviour in the African coffee white stem borer, Monochamus leuconotus (Pascoe) (Coleoptera:Cerambycidae)." (2003-2007)
  • Nayem Hassan - "Reinvestigation of the sex pheromone of the legume podborer, Maruca vitrata." (2002-2007) (full version)
  • Shazia Aslam - "Synthesis and biological evaluation of cicerfuran, an antifungal compounds from chickpea roots." (2000-2003) (full version
  • Tibebu Habtewold - "Herding for Health: Toward the use of insecticide treated cattle for integrated control of Anopheles (Diptera; Culicidae) and tsetse (Diptera; Glossinidae)." (2000-2003)
  • Reju D'Cuhna - "Interactions of Microbial Insect Pathogens with Plant Chemicals." (2000-2007) (full version)
  • Thamara Jayasekara - "Phytochemical studies of Securidaca longepedunculata and its use as a deterrent against stored grain insect pests." (1999-2003) (full version
  • Adam Prior - "Written in blood : The use of microsatellite markers to study the feeding behaviour of biting flies." (1999-2002)
  • Alex Stewart-Jones - "Investigation of close-range behaviours and chemical cues used by Teretrius nigrescens (Lewis) (Coleoptera: Histeridae) in finding its prey Prostephanus truncatus (Coleoptera: Bostrichidae)." (1999-2002) (full version
  • Cristina Kestenholz - "Investigations on the biological activity of Gardenia fosbergii (Rubiaceae) and Cassia sophera (Caesalpiniaceae) against the storage insect pests Sitophilus oryzae and Callosobruchus maculatus." (1997-2002) (full version
  • Gaby Zollner - "Blowing in the wind: the responses of tsetse and other blood-sucking flies to odour plumes from animal hosts." (1997-2000) (full version
  • Paul Innocenzi - "Investigation of the Pheromones of two Strawberry Pests, the European Tarnished Plant Bug, Lygus rugulipennis Poppius (Heteroptera; Miridae) and the Strawberry Blossom Weevil, Anthonomus rubi Herbst. (Coleoptera; Curculionidae)." (1997-2001)
  • Toby Bruce - "The Olfactory Basis for Attraction of the bollworm, Heliothis armigera to Host-Plant Flowers." (1997-2000) (full version
  • Tariq Bashir - "Pheromone communication and host-finding behaviour of Rhyzopertha dominica (F.) (Coleoptera: Bostrichidae)." (1997-2000)
  • Sumathi Chittamuru - "Studies on the Sex Pheromone of the Pine Looper Moth, Bupalus piniaria L. (Lepidoptera: Geometridae)." (1996-2000) (full version)