### Recent Submissions

• #### Gene expression in blood reflects smoking exposure among cancer-free women in the Norwegian Women and Cancer (NOWAC) postgenome cohort ﻿

(Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2021)
Active smoking has been linked to modulated gene expression in blood. However, there is a need for a more thorough understanding of how quantitative measures of smoking exposure relate to differentially expressed genes ...
• #### The aerobic and anaerobic contribution during repeated 30-s sprints in elite cyclists. ﻿

(Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2021)
Although the ability to sprint repeatedly is crucial in road cycling races, the changes in aerobic and anaerobic power when sprinting during prolonged cycling has not been investigated in competitive elite cyclists. Here, ...
• #### Interventions and symptom relief in hospital palliative cancer care: results from a prospective longitudinal study ﻿

(Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2021)
Purpose To study the use of interventions and symptom relief for adult patients with incurable cancer admitted to an acute palliative care unit providing integrated oncology and palliative care services. Methods All ...
• #### Frailty and survival in elderly intensive care patients in Norway ﻿

(Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2021)
Background Today, 10%-15% of Norwegian intensive care patients are ≥80 years. This proportion will increase significantly over the next 20 years, but it is unlikely that resources for intensive care increase correspondingly. ...
• #### Teacher educators’ perceptions and challenges of using critical pedagogy: A case of higher teacher education in Tanzania. ﻿

(Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2021)
his study investigates teacher educators’ perceptions of and challenges affecting the use of critical pedagogy in higher teacher education in Tanzania. The study employed a qualitative case study design and collected ...
• #### Secure Vehicular Communications through Reconfigurable Intelligent Surfaces ﻿

(Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2021)
Reconfigurable intelligent surfaces (RIS) is considered as a revolutionary technique to improve the wireless system performance by reconfiguring the radio wave propagation environment artificially. Motivated by the potential ...
• #### An Overall Furnace Model for the Silicomanganese Process ﻿

(Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2021)
An overall model for a pilot-scale silicomanganese furnace that simultaneously considers electrical and thermal conditions, process chemistry, and flow of solid and liquid substances.
• #### Research progress on gut health of farmers teleost fish: a viewpoint concerning the intestinal mucosal barrier and the impact of its damage ﻿

(Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2020)
• #### A MINIMUM VIABLE SERVICE TO FACILITATE INTERNSHIP FOR DESIGN STUDENTS ﻿

(Chapter, 2021)
Internship is an established form of teaching and learning in a variety of study programs. This paper discusses experiences and challenges in organising and implementing internship in the curriculum. It aims to understand ...
• #### DESIGNING FOR TRUST IN EMERGING TECHNOLOGIES IN THE HEALTH SECTOR ﻿

(Chapter, 2021)
Design as an academic discipline requires a good deal of practice-based research and learning. By the same time, design theory and its findings and reflections become increasingly important for design professionals and ...
• #### PRESERVATION AND PROMOTION OF INTANGIBLE CULTURAL HERITAGE - A PARTICIPATORY DESIGN APPROACH ﻿

(Chapter, 2021)
Recent research literature on intangible cultural heritage (ICH), conservation, and development increasingly acknowledges that ICH has meaning for multiple stakeholders and is served best by integrating them into conservation ...
• #### On the Three Ball Theorem for Solutions of the Helmholtz Equation ﻿

(Journal article, 2021)
Let $u_k$ be a solution of the Helmholtz equation with the wave number $k$, $\Delta u_k+k^2 u_k=0$, on (a small ball in) either $\mathbb{R}^n$, $\mathbb{S}^n$, or $\mathbb{H}^n$. For a fixed point $p$, we define ...
• #### CSF neurofilament light may predict progression from amnestic mild cognitive impairment to Alzheimer's disease dementia ﻿

(Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2021)
Neurofilament light (NfL) is a promising biomarker of neurodegeneration in Alzheimer's disease (AD). In this study, cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) NfL was measured in a 24-month longitudinal cohort consisting of control (n = ...
• #### Vortex system around a step cylinder in a turbulent flow field ﻿

(Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2021)
The vortex system around the step surface of a step cylinder with a diameter ratio D/d=2 at Reynolds number (ReD) 3900 was investigated by directly solving the three-dimensional Navier–Stokes equations. Formation mechanisms ...
• #### Human Behavior Prediction for Risk Analysis ﻿

(Chapter, 2021)
The Conflicting Incentives Risk Analysis (CIRA) method makes predictions about human decisions to characterize risks within the domain of information security. Since traditional behavior prediction approaches utilizing ...
• #### TRUSTING AUTONOMOUS SYSTEMS – DESIGNING FOR BYSTANDERS AND SECONDARY USERS ﻿

(Chapter, 2021)
Knowledge and awareness of the relationship and trust between man and technology are important for the users to accept artificial intelligence (AI) and autonomous systems. While research has been conducted on the interaction ...
• #### ENCOURAGING REFLECTION ON GENDER BIAS IN DESIGN EDUCATION ﻿

(Chapter, 2021)
Gender stereotypes still dominate modern society, despite of an ongoing shift of ideas and ideals relating gender roles. Whilst design impacts our perceptions on gender roles, today’s design education lacks the tools to ...
• #### The Impact of Vascular Risk Factors on Post-stroke Cognitive Impairment: The Nor-COAST Study ﻿

(Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2021)
Introduction: Post-stroke cognitive impairment (PSCI) is common, but evidence on the impact of vascular risk factors is lacking. We explored the association between pre-stroke vascular risk factors and PSCI and studied the ...
• #### The Development of Polydimethysiloxane/ZnO–GO Antifouling Coatings ﻿

(Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2021)
The development of antifouling coating for sensor is desirable because the biofilm can shorten sensor’s life and cause inaccurate reading. In this study, a facile one-pot reaction was used to synthesized ZnO–graphene oxide ...
• #### Residual vibration control for robotic 3D scanning with application to inspection of marine propellers ﻿

(Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2021)
Abstract: This paper presents a system for 3D scanning of a large marine propeller blade with a 3D camera mounted on an industrial robot. An industrial 3D camera with structured light is used where the accuracy is in the ...