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  • By-products of fish-oil refinery as potential substrates for biogas production in Norway: a preliminary study 

    Sarker, Shiplu (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2020)
    Norway is one of the biggest fish exporters in the world, and the fish industry is the second biggest economy of the country after oil and natural gas. As fish industries expand rapidly, the resulting fish-oil refining ...
  • Stochastic data-driven model predictive control using gaussian processes 

    Bradford, Eric; Imsland, Lars Struen; Zhang, Dongda; Chanona del Rio, Ehecatl Antonio (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2020)
    Nonlinear model predictive control (NMPC) is one of the few control methods that can handle multivariable nonlinear control systems with constraints. Gaussian processes (GPs) present a powerful tool to identify the required ...
  • A case study on solar, wind and hydro energy resource potential of Prizren region in Kosovo 

    Sarker, Shiplu; Pecani, Goneta; Vula, Dejon; Gebremedhin, Alemayehu (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2020)
    Prizren is a city located in the south part of Kosovo with approximately 90,000 inhabitants and land area of 640 km2. The region is covered with distinct geographical features, that favor penetration and deployment of ...
  • Multislice image simulations of sheared needle‐like precipitates in an Al‐Mg‐Si alloy 

    Christiansen, Emil; Ringdalen, Inga Gudem; Bjørge, Ruben; Marioara, Calin Daniel; Holmestad, Randi (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2020)
    The image contrast of sheared needle‐like urn:x-wiley:00222720:media:jmi12901:jmi12901-math-0001 precipitates in the Al‐Mg‐Si alloy system is investigated with respect to shear‐plane positions, the number of shear‐planes, ...
  • NR4A2 is regulated by Gastrin and involved in gastrin-induced migration and invasion of gastric adenocarcinoma cells 

    Misund, Kristine; Selvik, Linn-Karina M.; Rao, Shalini; Nørsett, Kristin Gabestad; Bakke, Ingunn; Sandvik, Arne; Lægreid, Astrid; Bruland, Torunn; Prestvik, Wenche S; Thommesen, Liv (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2013)
    The peptide hormone gastrin is known to play a role in differentiation, growth and apoptosis of cells in the gastric mucosa. In this study we demonstrate that gastrin induces Nuclear Receptor 4A2 (NR4A2) expression in the ...
  • Health care personnel’s perception of guideline implementation for musculoskeletal imaging: a process evaluation 

    Gransjøen, Ann Mari; Wiig, Siri; Lysdahl, Kristin Bakke; Hofmann, Bjørn Morten (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2020)
    Background:The increasing complexity and variability in radiology have significantly fueled the need for guidelines. There are many methods for disseminating and implementing guidelines however; and obtaining lasting changes ...
  • Phosphate Coatings Enriched with Copper on Titanium Substrate Fabricated Via DC-PEO Process 

    Rokosz, Krzysztof; Hryniewicz, Tadeusz; Kacalak, Wojciech; Tandecka, Katarzyna; Raaen, Steinar; Gaiaschi, Sofia; Chapon, Patrick; Malorny, Winfried; Matysek, Dalibor; Pietrzak, Kornel; Dudek, Lukasz (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2020)
    The present paper covers the possible ways to fabricate advanced porous coatings that are enriched in copper on a titanium substrate through Direct Current Plasma Electrolytic Oxidation (DC-PEO) with voltage control, in ...
  • Motivations for CSR in the Norwegian maritime cluster: stakeholder perspectives and policy implications 

    Fjørtoft, Barbro Elisabeth; Grimstad, Siv Marina Flø; Glavee-Geo, Richard (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2020)
    The goal of the paper is to explore the motives forfirms’engagement inCSR and tofind out what underlines the CSR stakeholder choice. Weintegrated both qualitative and quantitative approaches and addressedthe research ...
  • Partnerskap inom lärarutbildning i Norge och Finland: historiska förutsättningar för og praktiklärares förståelse av professionell handledning 

    Østern, Maria Anna-Lena Viola; Svedlin, Renata; Engvik, Gunnar (Journal article, 2020)
    Syftet med denna artikel är att undersöka hur strävanden att professionalisera handledning i lärarutbildning i Norge och Finland genomförts och har resulterat i två olika partnerskapsmodeller. Fokus är i denna artikel på ...
  • A generic approach to analysing failures in human – System interaction in autonomy 

    Ramos, Marilia Abilio; Thieme, Christoph Alexander; Utne, Ingrid Bouwer; Mosleh, Ali (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2020)
    Autonomous systems operation will in the foreseeable future rely on the interaction between software, hardware and humans. Efficient interaction and communication between these agents are crucial for safe operation. ...
  • "Best before, often good after": Re-scripting the date label of food in Norway 

    Plasil, Tanja (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2020)
    In 2018, several Norwegian food producers added a new phrase to date labels of packaged foods: best before (date), often good after. Why and how did they do this? By using two concepts from Actor-Network Theory, translation ...
  • Alien species in Norway: results from quantitative ecological impact assessments 

    Sandvik, Hanno; Hilmo, Olga; Henriksen, Snorre; Elven, Reidar; Åsen, Per Arvid; Hegre, Hanne; Pedersen, Oddvar; Pedersen, Per Anker; Solstad, Heidi; Vandvik, Vigdis; Westergaard, Kristine Bakke; Ødegaard, Frode; Åström, Sandra Charlotte Helene; Elven, Hallvard; Endrestøl, Anders; Gammelmo, Øivind; Hatteland, Bjørn Arild; Solheim, Halvor; Nordén, Björn; Sundheim, Leif; Talgø, Venche; Falkenhaug, Tone; Gulliksen, Bjørn; Jelmert, Anders; Oug, Eivind; Sundet, Jan Henry; Forsgren, Elisabet; Finstad, Anders Gravbrøt; Hesthagen, Trygve H.; Nedreaas, Kjell Harald; Wienerroither, Rupert; Husa, Vivian; Fredriksen, Stein; Sjøtun, Kjersti; Steen, Henning; Hansen, Haakon; Hamnes, Inger Sofie; Karlsbakk, Egil; Magnusson, Christer; Ytrehus, Bjørnar; Pedersen, Hans Christian; Swenson, Jon; Syvertsen, Per Ole; Stokke, Bård Gunnar; Gjershaug, Jan Ove; Dolmen, Dag; Kjærstad, Gaute; Johnsen, Stein Ivar; Jensen, Thomas Correll; Hassel, Kristian; Gederaas, Lisbeth (Journal article, 2020)
    1. Due to globalisation, trade and transport, the spread of alien species is increasing dramatically. Some alien species become ecologically harmful by threatening native biota. This can lead to irreversible changes in ...
  • Brain and Body “Fingerprints” of Existential Anxiety and Their Relevance for the Identification of Potential Terrorists: A Research Note 

    Wendelberg, Linda (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2020)
    The literature on radicalization documents that the identification of individuals who might take part in terrorist acts is difficult. In the field of terrorism studies, there is a lack of research on how the mind of ...
  • Latin American consensus on guidelines for chronic migraine treatment 

    Giacomozzi, Alex Rodrigo Espinoza; Vindas, Alexander Parajeles; da Silva, Ariovaldo Alberto; Bordini, Carlos Alberto; Buonanotte, Carlos Federico; Roesler, Célia Aparecida de Paula; Brito, Cláudio Manoel; Perez, Cristina; Carvalho, Deusvenir de Souza; de Macedo, Djacir Dantas Pereira; Piovesan, Elcio Juliato; Sarmento, Elder Machado; Melhado, Eliana Meire; Éckeli, Fabíola Dach; Kowacs, Fernando; Sobrino, Fidel; Rabello, Getúlio Daré; Rada, Grisel; de Souza, Jano Alves; Casanovas, Juana Rosa; Durán, Juan Carlos; Calia, Leandro Cotoni; Medina, Luis Roberto Partida; de Queiroz, Luiz Paulo; Ciciarelli, Marcelo Cedrinho; Valença, Marcelo Moraes; Cusicanqui, Maria; Jimenez, Maria Karina Velez; Goycochea, Maria Tereza; Peres, Mário Fernando Prieto; Sandoval, Mario Victor Fuentealba; Vincent, Maurice Borges; Gomes, Michel Volcy; Diez, Mónica; Aranaga, Nayeska; Barrientos, Nelson; Kowacs, Pedro André; Filho, Pedro Ferreira Moreira (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2013)
    Chronic migraine is a condition with significant prevalence all around the world and high socioeconomic impact, and its handling has been challenging neurologists. Developments for understanding its mechanisms and associated ...
  • PRIMASS visits Hilda and Cybele groups 

    De Prá, Mario N.; Pinilla-Alonso, Noemi; Carvano, Jorge M.; Licandro, Javier; Campins, Humberto; Mothe-Diniz, Thais; de Leon, Julia; Alí-Lagoa, V. (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2018)
    The Cybele and Hilda dynamical groups delimit the outer edge of the asteroid belt. Their compositional distribution is a key element to constrain evolutionary models of the Solar System. In this paper, we present a ...
  • The role of drought in agrarian crisis and social change: the famine of the 1890s in south-eastern Africa 

    Pribyl, Kathleen; Nash, David; Klein, Jørgen; Endfield, Georgina (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2019)
    During the second half of the 1890s, south-eastern Africa was hit by a drought-driven ecological crisis. Using records previously unexploited for climate and climate impact research, and which cover the area from modern-day ...
  • Does Foreign Direct Investment Encourage State Militarization and Reduce Societal Security? An Empirical Test, 1980-2017 

    de Soysa, Indra (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2019)
    Scholars debate the effects of foreign direct investment (FDI) on poor societies. Apparently, FDI could embolden governments to securitize rather than reform, an argument put forth recently by (Kishi, Roudabeh, Maggio, ...
  • A work system analysis of the medication administration process in a Norwegian nursing home ward 

    Odberg, Kristian Ringsby; Hansen, Britt Sætre; Aase, Karina; Wangensteen, Sigrid (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2020)
    Nursing home patients often have multiple diagnoses and a high prevalence of polypharmacy and are at risk of experiencing adverse drug events. The study aims to explore the dynamic interactions of stakeholders and work ...
  • Fracture Assessment of Quasi-brittle Rock Simulated by Modified Discrete Element Method 

    Gheibi, Sohrab; Holt, Rune Martin (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2020)
    New developments of an in-house hybrid code, named Modified Discrete Element Method (MDEM) are presented in the paper. The new developments are on the treatment of pre-existing and propagating fractures in quasi-brittle ...
  • Togetherness!: adult companionship – the key to music making in kindergarten 

    Kulset, Nora Bilalovic; Halle, Kirsten (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2020)
    Group singing encourages social bonding, which brings a plethora of positive side effects. Music as a subject in the training of Early Childhood Education and Care (ECEC) teachers nonetheless faces cutbacks in many countries. ...

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