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    • Understanding mechanisms behind unwanted health behaviours in Nordic and South Asian women and how they affect their gestational diabetes follow-ups: A qualitative study 

      Sharma, Archana; Birkeland, Kåre I.; Nermoen, Ingrid; Qvigstad, Elisabeth; Tran, Anh T.; Gulseth, Hanne L.; Sollid, Stina T.; Wium, Cecilie; Varsi, Cecilie (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2021)
      Aims: The type 2 diabetes risk following gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM) is high, particularly among South Asian women in Western countries. Our study aimed to advance the knowledge regarding the mechanisms behind ...
    • UNESCO Cultural Policies 1966–1972 – the Founding Years of ‘New Cultural Policy’ 

      Vestheim, Geir (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2019)
      This article is a study of UNESCO cultural policies in the period 1966-1972. That period was the founding years of what was later called ‘new cultural policies’. In 1966 UNESCO adopted a declaration of international cultural ...
    • Ungdom, idrett og klasse: Fortid, samtid og framtid 

      Strandbu, Åse; Gulløy, Elisabeth; Andersen, Patrick Lie; Seippel, Ørnulf Nicolay; Dalen, Håvard Bergesen (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2017)
      I denne artikkelen undersøker vi den klassebaserte rekrutteringen til ungdomsidretten i Norge over en 60 års periode. Vi har analysert tilgjengelige publikasjoner om klasseforskjeller i ungdoms idrettsdeltakelse, og vi har ...
    • A unified approach for the calculation of in-plane dielectric constant of films with interdigitated electrodes 

      Ræder, Trygve Magnus; Hanke, Ulrik; Halvorsen, Einar; Grande, Tor (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2020)
      Interdigitated electrodes (IDEs) on dielectric films is an important electrode design in electrical components such as transducers and sensors. Further development and use of IDEs for characterization of the in-plane ...
    • Unik teologi på samisk grunn: Lars Levi Læstadius' teologi i nyere forskning 

      Elgvin, Lilly-Anne Østtveit (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2016)
      Unique Theology on Sámi Cultural Ground: Lars Levi Læstadius’ Sermons in Recent Scholarship This article has two main sections. The first section presents a brief survey and commentary of theological research on Læstadius ...
    • Unlearning Racism through Transformative Interracial Dialogue 

      Stokke, Christian (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2021)
      Presenting an empirical study of critical public pedagogy, this paper analyzes interracial dialogues on an internet forum run by conscious Black people who set the terms and challenge White participants who reflect a ...
    • Unreined Students or Not: Modes of Freedom in a Project-Based Software Engineering Course 

      Nytrø, Øystein; Nguyen Duc, Anh; Trætteberg, Hallvard; Lorås, Madeleine; Farshchian, Babak A. (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2020)
      Software engineering courses include practical and theoretical elements that give many options for pedagogical combinations among them. In this paper, we report on two different pedagogical approaches for an undergraduate, ...
    • Unveiling the strong interaction among hadrons at the LHC 

      Acharya, Shreyasi; Adamová, Dagmar; Adler, Alexander; Adolfsson, Jonatan; Aggarwal, Madan M.; Aglieri Rinella, Gianluca; Agnello, Michelangelo; Agrawal, Nikita; Ahammed, Zubayer; Ahmad, Shafiq F.; Alme, Johan; Altenkaemper, Lucas; Djuvsland, Øystein; Eikeland, Viljar Nilsen; Ersdal, Magnus Rentsch; Fionda, Fiorella Maria Celeste; Grøttvik, Ola Slettevoll; Lofnes, Ingrid Mckibben; Nystrand, Joakim; Rehman, Attiq Ur; Røhrich, Dieter; Tambave, Ganesh Jagannath; Ullaland, Kjetil; Wagner, Boris; Yang, Shiming; Yuan, Shiming; Zhou, Zhuo; Arsene, Ionut Cristian; Dordic, Olja; Lardeux, Antoine Xavier; Mahmood, Sohail Musa; Malik, Qasim Waheed; Neagu, Alexandra; Richter, Matthias; Røed, Ketil; Skaali, Toralf Bernhard; Tveter, Trine Spedstad; Wikne, Jon Christopher; Helstrup, Håvard; Hetland, Kristin Fanebust; Kileng, Bjarte; Nesbø, Simon Voigt; Storetvedt, Maksim Melnik; Langøy, Rune; Lien, Jørgen André; Ahn, Sang Un; Akbar, Zaenai; Akindinov, Alexander; Al-Turany, Mohammed; Alam, Sk Noor; ALICE, Collaboration (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2020)
      One of the key challenges for nuclear physics today is to understand from first principles the effective interaction between hadrons with different quark content. First successes have been achieved using techniques that ...
    • The unwanted free rider: Covid-19 

      Falk, Martin Thomas; Hagsten, Eva (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2020)
      Winter holidays in the European Alps early 2020 led to unexpected challenges for the Scandinavian countries (Denmark, Norway and Sweden), since many travellers brought home a free rider virus, Covid-19. In this study a ...
    • Upgrade of the ALICE central barrel tracking detectors: ITS and TPC 

      Gasik, P; Acharya, Shreyasi; Acosta, Fernando T.; Adamová, Dagmar; Adolfsson, Jonatan; Aggarwal, Madan M.; Aglieri Rinella, Gianluca; Agnello, Michelangelo; Agrawal, Neelima; Ahammed, Zubayer; Alme, Johan; Altenkaemper, Lucas; Djuvsland, Øystein; Ersdal, Magnus Rentsch; Fionda, Fiorella Maria Celeste; Nystrand, Joakim; Rehman, Attiq Ur; Røhrich, Dieter; Tambave, Ganesh Jagannath; Ullaland, Kjetil; Wagner, Boris; Zhou, Zhuo; Arsene, Ionut Cristian; Bätzing, Paul Christoph; Dordic, Olja; Lardeux, Antoine Xavier; Lindal, Svein; Mahmood, Sohail Musa; Malik, Qasim Waheed; Richter, Matthias; Røed, Ketil; Skaali, Toralf Bernhard; Tveter, Trine Spedstad; Wikne, Jon Christopher; Zhao, Chengxin; Hetland, Kristin Fanebust; Kileng, Bjarte; Nesbø, Simon Voigt; Storetvedt, Maksim Melnik; Helstrup, Håvard; Langøy, Rune; Lien, Jørgen; Ahn, Sang Un; Aiola, Salvatore; Akindinov, Alexander; Al-Turany, Mohammad; Alam, Sk Noor; Albuquerque, D. S. D.; Aleksandrov, Dmitry; Alessandro, Bruno; ALICE, Collaboration (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2019)
      The ALICE Collaboration will undertake a major upgrade of the detector apparatus during the second LHC Long Shutdown LS2 (2019–2020) in view of the Runs 3 and 4 (2021–2029). The objective of the upgrade is two-fold: i) an ...
    • Uploading, downloading and uploading again - concepts for policy integration in education research 

      Prøitz, Tine Sophie (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2015)
      This article focuses on Nordic education policy research, investigating the connections between international and national education policy developments and the consequences of these for curriculum and assessment. Drawing ...
    • Urban mobility at sea and on waterways in Norway 

      Tannum, Marius Stian; Ulvensøen, Jon Herman (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2019)
      This paper gives an overview of current urban mobility projects in Norway and discusses autonomous short- distance ferries. Five projects are presented, with mobility concepts and timelines. A discussion is given regarding ...
    • Use and intensity of electronic invoices in firms: The example of Sweden 

      Falk, Martin Thomas; Hagsten, Eva (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2020)
      Electronic (e−) invoices potentially enhance environmental sustainability in several stages from production of paper to its usage. This study investigates empirically to what extent a set of firm characteristics and external ...
    • Use of evidential reasoning for eliciting bayesian subjective probabilities in human reliability analysis: A maritime case 

      Yang, Zaili; Abujaafar, Khalifa Mohamed; Qu, Zhuohua; Wang, Jin; Nazir, Salman; Wan, Chengpeng (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2019)
      Modelling the interdependencies among the factors influencing human error (e.g. the common performance conditions (CPCs) in Cognitive Reliability Error Analysis Method (CREAM)) stimulates the use of Bayesian Networks (BNs) ...
    • The Use of Expectancy and Empathy When Communicating With Patients With Advanced Breast Cancer; an Observational Study of Clinician–Patient Consultations 

      Van Vliet, Liesbeth M.; Francke, Anneke L.; Meijers, Maartje C.; Westendorp, Janine; Hoffstädt, Hinke; Evers, Andrea W. M.; Van der Wall, Elsken; de Jong, Paul; Peerdeman, Kaya J.; Stouthard, Jacqueline; van Dulmen, Sandra (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2019)
      Background: Information provision about prognosis, treatments, and side-effects is important in advanced cancer, yet also associated with impaired patient well-being. To counter potential detrimental effects, communication ...
    • Use of Orthogonal Collocation Method for a Dynamic Model of the Flow in a Prismatic Open Channel: For Estimation Purposes 

      Jinasena, Asanthi; Kaasa, Glenn-Ole; Sharma, Roshan (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2017)
      The modeling and simulation of free surface flows are complex and challenging. Especially, the open channel hydraulics are often modeled by the well–known and efficient Saint–Venant equations. The possibility of efficiently ...
    • Use of recycled materials as mid layer in three layered structures-new possibility in design for recycling 

      Radusin, Tanja; Nilsen, Jorunn; Larsen, Sondre; Annfinsen, Steffen; Waag, Charlotte; Eikeland, Marianne Sørflaten; Pettersen, Marit Kvalvåg; Fredriksen, Siw Bodil (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2020)
      Challenges of using recycled polymer materials in food packaging are related both to the properties of the material and demanding safety issues for food contact materials. The aim of this research was to detect possible ...
    • Use of research in undergraduate nursing students' theses: A mixed methods study 

      Nordsteien, Anita; Horntvedt, May Elin Thengs; Syse, Jonn Øyvind (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2017)
      Background: Health care personnel are expected to be familiar with evidence-based practice (EBP). Asking clinical questions, conducting systematic literature searches and conducting critical appraisal of research findings ...
    • A User-Centered Approach to an Evidence-Based Electronic Health Pain Management Intervention for People With Chronic Pain: Design and Development of EPIO 

      Solem, Ingrid Konstanse Ledel; Varsi, Cecilie; Eide, Hilde; Kristjansdottir, Olöf Birna; Børøsund, Elin; Schreurs, Karlein M. G.; Waxenberg, Lori B.; Weiss, Karen Elizabeth; Morrison, Eleshia J.; Haaland-Øverby, Mette; Bevan, Katherine; Zangi, Heidi Andersen; Stubhaug, Audun; Solberg Nes, Lise (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2020)
      Background: Chronic pain conditions are complicated and challenging to live with. Electronic health (eHealth) interventions show promise in helping people cope with chronic illness, including pain. The success of these ...
    • User-involvement in the development of a culturally sensitive intervention in the safe pregnancy study to prevent intimate partner violence 

      Flaathen, Eva Marie; Lukasse, Mirjam; Garnweidner-Holme, Lisa; Angelshaug, Jeanette; Henriksen, Lena (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2020)
      Intimate partner violence (IPV) during pregnancy has negative health impacts on the woman and the fetus. There is a lack of evidence supporting effective interventions to prevent IPV during pregnancy. This user-involvement ...