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    • W. G. Sebald and Joseph Conrad's 'Swiss Governess' 

      Hawthorn, Jeremy (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2017)
      The fifth section of W. G. Sebald’s The Rings of Saturn opens with the author’s description of having fallen asleep while watching a documentary about Roger Casement on BBC television. On wakening, all that Sebald can ...
    • The wage curve across the wealth distribution 

      Iacono, Roberto; Ranaldi, Marco (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2020)
      This paper studies the relationship between wages and the unemployment rate across the wealth distribution. Using microdata from Norway covering the entire population of residents between 2000 and 2015, we introduce four ...
    • Wahrnehmung, Substanz und Kausalität bei Kant 

      Wyller, Truls Egil (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2001)
      ‚Erfahrung ist eine verstandene Wahrnehmung‘ Die hier vorgeschlagene Kant-Interpretation stellt eine nicht-repräsentationalistische Version seiner Theorie der raumzeitlichen Erkenntnis dar. So befindet sie sich nicht ...
    • Wake behind a concave curved cylinder 

      Jiang, Fengjian; Pettersen, Bjørnar; Andersson, Helge Ingolf; Kim, Jongmin; Kim, Sungtae (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2018)
      The wake behind a quarter-of-ring concave curved cylinder is investigated in this paper by means of direct numerical simulations. The plane of curvature is aligned with the uniform incoming flow. We have appended straight ...
    • Wake Shielding Model Effect on Riser Dynamic Response 

      Fu, Ping; Leira, Bernt Johan; Myrhaug, Dag (Chapter; Conference object; Peer reviewed, 2017)
      The paper provides a method to estimate the clearance between two flexible risers in tandem arrangement by taking into account the wake interference when subjected to a combined current plus waves flow. The wake interference ...
    • ‘Walking a graph’ – primary school students’ experimental session on functions and graphs 

      Sikko, Svein Arne; Gjøvik, Øistein; Cyvin, Jardar; Febri, Maria Immaculata Maya; Staberg, Ragnhild Lyngved (Chapter, 2017)
      In this paper we report an experimental activity involving working with functions and graphs in a grade 6 class in a Norwegian primary school. We argue that working with graph loggers in the form of an echo sound system ...
    • ‘Walking a Graph’: Developing Graph Sense Using Motion Sensor Technology 

      Gjøvik, Øistein; Sikko, Svein Arne (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2019)
      The teaching and learning of functions has generally been considered a problematic area of school mathematics. Also, in Norway, functions have been identified as a difficult topic for many students. In this article, we ...
    • Walking on a tightrope : caring for ambivalent woman considering abortions in the first trimester 

      Kjelsvik, Marianne; Sekse, Ragnhild Johanne Tveit; Moi, Asgjerd Litleré; Aasen, Elin Margrethe; Gjengedal, Eva (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2018)
      Aims and objectives To improve the understanding and competence of health personnel when caring for ambivalent pregnant women, the aim of this study is to explore the experiences of encountering women who are unsure whether ...
    • Walking on a tightrope: caring for ambivalent woman considering abortions in the first trimester 

      Kjelsvik, Marianne; Sekse, Ragnhild Johanne Tveit; Moi, Asgjerd Litleré; Aasen, Elin Margrethe; Gjengedal, Eva (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2018)
      Aims and objectives To improve the understanding and competence of health personnel when caring for ambivalent pregnant women, the aim of this study is to explore the experiences of encountering women who are unsure whether ...
    • Walking the line? The enactment of the social/technical binary in software engineering 

      Lagesen, Vivian Anette; Sørensen, Knut Holtan (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2009)
      This article shows how professional communication practices with customers are accounted for in software engineering. It looks at how communication and related activities are enacted and placed in relation to the so-called ...
    • Walking-related digital mobility outcomes as clinical trial endpoint measures: protocol for a scoping review 

      Polhemus, Ashley; Bergquist, Ronny; Bosh de Basea, Magda; Brittain, Gavin; Sara Catherine, Buttery; Nikolaos, Chynkiamis; dalla Costa, Gloria; Laura, Delgado Ortiz; Demeyer, Heleen; Emmert, Kirsten; Garcia Aymerich, Judith; Gassner, Heiko; Hansen, Clint; Hopkinson, Nicholas S.; Klucken, Jochen; Koch, Sarah; Leocani, Letizia; Maetzler, Walter; Micó-Amigo, M Encarna; Mikolaizak, A. Stefanie; Piraino, Paolo; Salis, Francesca; Schlenstedt, Christian; Schwickert, Lars; Scott, Kirsty; Sharrack, Basil; Taraldsen, Kristin; Troosters, Thierry; Vereijken, Beatrix; Vogiatzis, Ioannis; Yarnall, Alison; Mazza, Claudia; Becker, Clemens; Rochester, Lynn; Puhan, Milo Alan; Frei, Anja (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2020)
      Introduction Advances in wearable sensor technology now enable frequent, objective monitoring of real-world walking. Walking-related digital mobility outcomes (DMOs), such as real-world walking speed, have the potential ...
    • Warm-hearted businessmen, competitive housewives? Effects of gender-fair language on adolescents’ perceptions of occupations 

      Vervecken, Dries; Gygax, Pascal M.; Gabriel, Ute; Guillod, Matthias; Hannover, Bettina (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2015)
      Recent studies from countries with grammatical gender languages (e.g., French) found both children and adults to more frequently think of female jobholders and to consider women's success in male dominated occupations more ...
    • Warm-Started Optimized Trajectory Planning for ASVs 

      Bitar, Glenn Ivan; Vestad, Vegard Nitter; Lekkas, Anastasios M.; Breivik, Morten (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2019)
      We consider warm-started optimized trajectory planning for autonomous surface vehicles (ASVs) by combining the advantages of two types of planners: an A* implementation that quickly finds the shortest piecewise linear path, ...
    • Warmer and wetter winters: characteristics and implications of an extreme weather event in the High Arctic 

      Hansen, Brage Bremset; Isaksen, Ketil; Benestad, Rasmus E.; Kohler, Jack; Pedersen, Åshild Ø.; Loe, Leif Egil; Coulson, Stephen James; Larsen, Jan Otto; Varpe, Øystein (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2014)
      One predicted consequence of global warming is an increased frequency of extreme weather events, such as heat waves, droughts, or heavy rainfalls. In parts of the Arctic, extreme warm spells and heavy rain-on-snow (ROS) ...
    • Warranty analysis of a two-component system with failure interaction 

      Zhang, Nan; Fouladirad, Mitra; Barros, Anne (Chapter, 2017)
      In recent decades, more and more attention has been paid to the warranty study of multicomponent systems. Compared to the reliability and cost analysis of single item systems, failure dependence between items is a major ...
    • Warranty analysis of a two-component system with type I stochastic dependence 

      Zhang, Nan; Fouladirad, Mitra; Barros, Anne (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2017)
      This article develops the warranty cost analysis of a two-component in-series system with stochastic dependence. From the perspectives of both the manufacturer and the consumer, the short-run total profits and costs under ...
    • Wasting of Fresh-Packed Bread by Consumers—Influence of Shopping Behavior, Storing, Handling, and Consumer Preferences 

      Østergaard, Sofie; Hanssen, Ole Jørgen (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2018)
      There are few scientific papers dealing with the packaging of fresh bread and consumer preferences as to the packaging. There are also few scientific papers on consumer behavior regarding shopping routines, storing, and ...
    • Water as key to activity and selectivity in Co Fischer-Tropsch synthesis: γ-alumina based structure-performance relationships 

      Rytter, Erling; Borg, Øyvind; Tsakoumis, Nikolaos; Holmen, Anders (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2018)
      Thirteen γ-alumina supports with different pore sizes and pore size distributions have been impregnated with cobalt and rhenium. The catalysts were tested for Fischer-Tropsch synthesis (FTS) under dry and enhanced water ...
    • Water chemistry, zooplankton and benthos in small lakes within the distribution area of the rare European pool frog Pelophylax lessonae (Camerano) in Norway 

      Lydersen, Espen; Holtan, Marijanne; Korslund, Lars; Raddum, Gunnar; Dolmen, Dag; Wærvågen, Svein Birger; Fjeld, Eirik (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2020)
      In June 2018, water chemistry, benthos and zooplankton were investigated in 7 small lakes/ ponds within the key area of the European pool frog Pelophylax lessonae (Camerano) in Norway. The geographic distribution of the ...