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    • W and Z boson production in p-Pb collisions at √sNN = 5.02 TeV 

      Adam, Jaroslav; Adamová, Dagmar; Aggarwal, Madan M.; Aglieri Rinella, Gianluca; Agnello, Michelangelo; Agrawal, Nikita; Ahammed, Zubayer; Ahmad, Nazeer; Ahn, Sang Un; Alme, Johan; Altinpinar, Sedat; Arsene, Ionut Christian; Bätzing, Paul Christoph; Dordic, Olja; Helstrup, Håvard; Hetland, Kristin Fanebust; Kileng, Bjarte; Lønne, Per-Ivar; Mahmood, Sohail Musa; Milosevic, Jovan; Nystrand, Joakim; Qvigstad, Henrik; Rehman, Attiq ur; Richter, Matthias; Røed, Ketil; Røhrich, Dieter; Tveter, Trine Spedstad; Ullaland, Kjetil; Velure, Arild; Wagner, Boris; Wikne, Jon Christopher; Zhang, Hui; Zhao, Chengxin; Zhou, Zhuo; Zhu, Hongsheng; Langøy, Rune; Lien, Jørgen; Aiola, Salvatore; Akindinov, Alexander; Alam, Sk Noor; De Albuquerque, Danilo Silva; Aleksandrov, Dimitry; Allesandro, B.; Alexandre, Didier; Alfaro Molina, José Rubén; Alici, Andrea; Alkin, Anton; ALICE, Collaboration (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2017)
      The W and Z boson production was measured via the muonic decay channel in proton-lead collisions at √sNN = 5:02 TeV at the Large Hadron Collider with the ALICE detector. The measurement covers backward (-4:46 < ycms < ...
    • Wage expenditures and sporting success: An analysis of Norwegian and Swedish football 2010-2013 

      Madsen, Dag Øivind; Stenheim, Tonny; Hansen, Steffen Boas; Zagheri, Ali; Grønseth, Bjørn Ove (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2018)
      This study examines the relationship between wage expenditures and sporting success in Norwegian and Swedish football. While previous studies have shown a strong correlation between wage expenditures and sporting success, ...
    • "Walking alongside:" collaborative practices in mental health and substance use care 

      Ness, Ottar; Borg, Marit; Semb, Randi; Karlsson, Bengt (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2014)
      Background: Although the importance of collaboration is well established as a principle in research and in theory, what it actually means for practitioners to collaborate in practice, to be partners in a collaborative ...
    • Waste heat availability in the raw meal department of a cement plant 

      Amarasinghe, Widuramina Sameendranath; Husum, Ida; Tokheim, Lars-André (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2017)
    • “Watch your steps” – Community mental health professionals’ perspectives on the vocational rehabilitation of people with severe mental illness 

      Kinn, Liv Grethe; Holgersen, Helge; Borg, Marit; Davidson, Larry (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2016)
      In this qualitative focus group study, Norwegian mental health professionals were ambivalent toward supporting their clients’ work potential. The participants tended to have low expectations towards clients with severe ...
    • Water body type and group size affect the flight initiation distance of European waterbirds 

      Mayer, Martin; Natusch, Daniel J D; Frank, Shane (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2019)
      Human encroachment on nature grows constantly, increasing human-wildlife interactions. Flight initiation distance (FID, the distance at which animals flee from an approaching threat) is often used to measure antipredator ...
    • Wave Front Tracking using Template Matching and Segmented Regression 

      Siljan, Eirik; Lysaker, Ola Marius; Maharjan, Samee (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2017)
      An experimental study was designed to measure shock waves (supersonic gas flow) in a shock tube. A high-speed camera captured images of the shock waves, at a framerate up to 500,000 frames per second. with respect to the ...
    • “We feel included”: education and inclusion of health care staff with minority language in elder care 

      Krohne, Kariann; Døble, Betty; Johannessen, Aud; Thorsen, Kirsten (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2019)
      Background: In Norwegian elder care, an increasing percentage of the health care staff has a migrant background. “The aging and nursing care ABC” educational program offers multicomponent training for municipal care staff ...
    • Well-being and diabetes management in early pregnant women with type 1 diabetes mellitus 

      Linden, Karolina; Sparud-Lundin, Carina; Adolfsson, Annsofie; Berg, Marie (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2016)
      This paper explores well-being and diabetes management in women with type 1 diabetes mellitus (DM) in early pregnancy and investigates associations among perceived well-being, diabetes management, and maternal characteristics. ...
    • What do coaches orchestrate? Unravelling the 'quiddity' of practice 

      Jones, Robyn; Ronglan, Lars Tore (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2017)
      The general purpose of this article is threefold. Firstly, it is to further the notion of coaching as orchestration through developing insight into precisely how and what coaches orchestrate. Secondly, it is to firmly ...
    • What happened and why? Considering the role of truth and memory in peace education curricula 

      Lauritzen, Solvor Mjøberg; Nodeland, Tuva Skjelbred (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2017)
      This paper is an exploration of challenges arising in the interplay between a standardised peace education curriculum and a localised post-conflict setting. Drawing on interview data from two Kenyan schools, the paper ...
    • When does relational exchange matters? Social bond, trust and satisfaction 

      Shanka, Mesay Sata; Buvik, Arnt (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2019)
      Purpose: The extant literature on business-to-business relationship has shown that trust, relationship duration, and social bond are the key drivers of relationship satisfaction. Notwithstanding, studies on the examination ...
    • Which difficulties do GPs experience in consultations with patients with unexplained symptoms: a qualitative study 

      Houwen, Juul; Lucassen, Peter L.B.J.; Verwiel, Anna; Stappers, Hugo W.; Assendelft, Willem J.J.; olde Hartman, Tim C.; van Dulmen, Sandra (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2019)
      Background Many general practitioners (GPs) struggle with the communication with patients with medically unexplained symptoms (MUS). This study aims to identify GPs’ difficulties in communication during MUS consultati ...
    • Which is better, electrostatic or piezoelectric energy harvesting systems? 

      Elliott, A.D.T.; Miller, L.M.; Halvorsen, Einar; Wright, P.K.; Mitcheson, P.D. (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2015)
      This paper answers the often asked, and until now inadequately answered, question of which MEMS compatible transducer type achieves the best power density in an energy harvesting system. This question is usually poorly ...
    • Whose Vision 2020? The World Bank’s development and educational discourse in Rwanda 

      Thomas, Paul (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2018)
      n this paper, I argue that the World Bank’s development strategy in Rwanda is unsuitable for long-term sustainability. By applying content analysis I consider the strategic goals as outlined in the World Bank’s Rwanda – ...
    • Why Do Those With Long-Term Substance Use Disorders Stop Abusing Substances: A Qualitative Study 

      Pettersen, Henning; Landheim, Anne; Skeie, Ivar; Biong, Stian; Brodahl, Morten; Benson, Victoria; Davidson, Larry (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2018)
      Although a significant proportion of adults recover from substance use disorders (SUDs), little is known about how they reach this turning point or why they stop using. The purpose of the study was to explore the factors ...
    • Why don't all high-trust Networks achieve strong network benefits? A case-based Exploration of Cooperation in Norwegian SME networks 

      Gausdal, Anne Haugen; Svare, Helge; Möllering, Guido (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2016)
      This paper explores the interactions between three focal constructs: network trust, network cooperation and network benefits. While positive interactions between these constructs are generally recognised, a deeper understanding ...
    • Why is educational change so difficult and how can we make it more effective? 

      Burner, Tony (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2018)
      One main issue in educational research and policy is educational change. Educational authorities, scholars and teachers working with educational change should ask themselves why educational change is necessary, reflect on ...
    • Why our brains love arts and crafts implications of creative practices on psychophysical well-being 

      Huotilainen, Minna; Rankanen, Mimmu; Groth, Camilla; Seitamaa-Hakkarainen, Pirita; Mäkelä, Maarit (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2018)
      This article aims to integrate knowledge from the field of cognitive neuroscience and the arts by focusing on the implications that flow experience and the mirror neuron system integral to making processes have for our ...
    • Why Right-Leaning Populism has Grown in the Most Advanced Liberal Democracies of Europe 

      Grindheim, Jan Erik (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2019)
      Immigration and new class divisions, combined with a growing anti‐elitism and political correctness, are often used as explanations for the strong gains for right‐leaning populist parties in national elections across Europe ...