Research

Catch up on the latest research findings from Wadham academics.

Research round-up

Carolin Duttlinger: Franz Kafka in Context

Alfonso Castrejon-Pita: Splash-landing

Stephen Heyworth and James Morewood: A Commentary on Vergil, Aeneid Book 3

Mark Thompson: Tendon mending

James Morwood: The plays of Euripides

 

 

Tom Simpson: On Trust

Peter Thonemann: The Hellenistic age

Emma Cohen: Performance-enhancing friends. Social bonds and exercise.

Sir Roger Penrose: Non-repeating patterns

Philip Ross Bullock: Russia in Britain, 1880-1940: From Melodrama to Modernism

Ankhi Mukherjee: What is a Classic

Mark Thompson: Affordable prostheses bring employment hope to Indian amputees

Alfonso Castrejón-Pita: Bioprinting to aid drug development

George Southcombe: Revolutionary History

Robin Fiddian : Postcolonial Borges

Jane Griffiths: The amusing or playful distractions presented by marginal notes or glosses in Diverting Authorities.

Bernard O’Donoghue: Reading Chaucer's poems

 

Colin Mayer: Firm Commitment: Why the corporation is failing us and how to restore trust in it

 

Cláudia Pazos Alonso: Reading Literature in Portuguese

Research in progress

Junior Research Fellowships provide career development, primarily through the support of research. Wadham College also provides a convivial and lively atmosphere conducive to interdisciplinary exchange with a wide range of experienced researchers and lecturers. Find out more about the work of some of our JRFs below.

Jonathan Service combines the mechanics of music with a love of Japan, its language and culture. More

Sara Motta describes the mysteries of Black Holes and her love of Astrophysics. More

Andrew Princep is working to discover the atomic structure of crystals and their evolution over time. More

To find out more about individual research projects please visit our people pages.