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  • Reducing the subjective impact in maritime simulator assessment A performance assessment tool for maritime pilotage operations 

    Ernstsen, Jørgen (Doctoral thesis, 2020)
    Maritime navigation involves the process of monitoring and controlling the movement of a ship from one position to another. When the ship is approaching or leaving a port, a local navigational expert, the pilot, is often ...
  • Therapeutic dual-frequency ultrasound transducers 

    Andersen, Kenneth Kirkeng (Doctoral thesis, 2020)
    The interaction of ultrasound with organic and non-organic matter has opened up for a vast industry. Arguably, in medicine, the most known application of ultrasound is diagnostic imaging of fetuses. However, ultrasound can ...
  • Human Behaviour Modelling for Welfare Technology 

    Sánchez, Veralia Gabriela (Doctoral dissertations at the University of South-Eastern Norway;63, Doctoral thesis, 2020-03-31)
    Elderly populations are increasing in Norway, Scandinavia and other developed countries, in part because people are living longer due to medical advances. This is associated with several societal challenges, including an ...
  • Electrochemical Unit Integration with Biogas Production Processes 

    Nelabhotla, Anirudh Bhanu Teja (Doctoral dissertations at the University of South-Eastern Norway;62, Doctoral thesis, 2020-03-27)
    Power to Gas (PtG) is being viewed as systemic innovation in terms of integrating renewable electricity systems and wastewater treatment systems to provide renewable transport fuel. The highly varied nature of the sun and ...
  • Modeling for Automatic Control and Estimation of Influx and Loss During Drilling Operations 

    Berg, Christian (Doctoral dissertations at the University of South-Eastern Norway;61, Doctoral thesis, 2020-03-20)
    In the modern energy driven world, oil and gas will be important resources, at least in the foreseeable future. Wells with challenging pressure windows are more com-monly drilled, and in recent years the drop in oil prices ...
  • Evaluation of resolution enhancement in shifted superimposed projection displays: Simulations and experiments 

    Hansen, Svein Arne Jervell (Doctoral dissertations at the University of South-Eastern Norway;60, Doctoral thesis, 2020)
    Spatial resolution is one of the key performance parameters of a projected display, and the projector industry continuously aims to increase it. Projector resolution is traditionally based on the resolution of the spatial ...
  • Safe Maternity Care: The Perspectives of Childbearing Women and Healthcare Professionals 

    Rönnerhag, Maria (Doctoral dissertations at the University of South-Eastern Norway;59, Doctoral thesis, 2020)
    The aim of this study was to enable a deeper understanding of safe maternity care as well as to develop, implement and evaluate an intervention to identify women’s and healthcare professionals’ experiences and perceptions ...
  • Fit step in ready-to-wear clothing. Towards a reduction of garment disposal in view of sustainability 

    Glitsch, Veronika Svensson (Doctoral thesis, 2020-01-23)
    Sustainable development in clothing production is my motivation for this thesis. When reviewing the literature on why clothing items are discarded before they are worn out, the two most frequently mentioned reasons for ...
  • On making the invisible visible : A qualitative study of care partners of older people with mental health problems and home care services 

    Anker-Hansen, Camilla (Doctoral dissertations at the University of South-Eastern Norway;57, Doctoral thesis, 2020)
    The concept of Ageing in place implies that efforts are made to allow people to live at home for as long as possible. This is a political goal in aging policy, where care partners and home care services play significant ...
  • The snow, the horse and the mountain. Towards a pluriversal understanding of natures and nature-based tourism in Kyrgyzstan 

    Sturød, Anne Gry Gudmundsdotter (Doctoral dissertations at the University of South-Eastern Norway;46, Doctoral thesis, 2019-12-13)
    Tourism has become one of the most common strategies for economic development in many poor countries. Moreover, tourism has become a force of globalization not only contributing to the mobilization of people and economic ...
  • Flexible electrochemical sensor platform 

    Søpstad, Sindre (Doctoral dissertations at the University of South-Eastern Norway;54, Doctoral thesis, 2019)
    Bringing an electroanalytical assay from the laboratory to the level of a commercially or clinically viable product often requires substantial cost, effort and time. While the real value may lie in the assay and sensor ...
  • Optically operated pulse-driven Josephson junction arrays and range extension using voltage dividers and buffer amplifiers 

    Karlsen, Bjørnar (Doctoral dissertations at the University of South-Eastern Norway;52, Doctoral thesis, 2019)
    Voltage dividers and buffer amplifier combinations can be used to transfer and extend traceability in voltage and electrical power metrology between a wide range of instruments. For voltages up to 1000 V, resistive voltage ...
  • Valuation and Allocation of Bought Time 

    Tabrizi, Eisa Sahabeh (Doctoral dissertations at the University of South-Eastern Norway;53, Doctoral thesis, 2019)
    Time is one of the most important resources that consumers gain and spend. It is also a conceptually unique resource. I review the existing literature on time as a resource and discuss time in relation to other resources. ...
  • Membership Change in Advertising Development Teams: The Role of Market Knowledge and Information Elaboration 

    Koulaei, Afra (Doctoral dissertations at the University of South-Eastern Norway;51, Doctoral thesis, 2019)
    Advertising agencies rely on membership change to improve creative team performance. In a study of 224 advertising projects in the US, I consider the effect of team membership change on two desirable team’s creativity-relevant ...
  • Consumer self-tracking behavior: An investigation of the drivers and outcomes of self-tracking 

    Jin, Daoyan (Doctoral dissertations at the University of South-Eastern Norway;50, Doctoral thesis, 2019)
    Despite the increasing popularity of self-tracking technologies in the market (e.g., activity tracking devices and apps), consumer adoption of these technologies continues to be a challenge, and there exists concerns about ...
  • Ready to let go! Effects of consumers’ task expertise on forming intentions to adopt autonomous products 

    Tariq, Adeel Ahmed (Doctoral dissertations at the University of South-Eastern Norway;55, Doctoral thesis, 2019)
    The concept of self-performing products can be traced back to the world’s earliest civilizations and has long been a staple of science fiction. Fiction has now become reality as we experience the rise of autonomous products ...
  • Simulation and microfabrication of MEMS vacuum electronic devices for terahertz technology 

    Billa, Laxma Reddy (Doctoral dissertations at the University of South-Eastern Norway;49, Doctoral thesis, 2019)
    Numerous applications explore the scarcely used terahertz (THz) band in the electromagnetic spectrum. However, widespread utilization of the THz band is technically challenging, due to the lack of power sources. The power ...
  • Die-attach for high-temperature electronics 

    Larsson, Andreas (Doctoral thesis, 2019)
    Applications in harsh environments push the boundaries for electronic systems. High temperatures put great stress on electronic components. The die-attach is an enabling component that makes the system work. It needs to ...
  • Nursing Intensity in Home Health Care 

    Flo, Jill (Doctoral dissertations at the University of South-Eastern Norway;48, Doctoral thesis, 2019)
    Background: As people get older, their health needs become more chronic and complex. In that the burden on health and long-term care systems and services will increase alongside the aging population, well-functioning ...
  • On Process Simulation and Learning Technologies 

    Marcano Canelones, Laura Andreína (Doctoral dissertations at the University of South-Eastern Norway;45, Doctoral thesis, 2019-10-16)
    This thesis provides additional insights into the field of simulator training. Al-though numerous studies have identified how to improve simulator technologies and team training practices, little analytic attention has ...

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