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• #### Investigating the metabolic, transcriptomic and DNA methylation signatures of high dietary arachidonic acid in zebrafish: Epigenetic and transcriptional effects in the next generation ﻿

(Doctoral thesis, 2018-03-14)
Background. Nutrition is one of the important environmental determinants of individual health. Alteration in dietary omega-3 and omega-6 polyunsaturated fatty acid (n-3 and n-6 PUFA) profiles is known to affect the health ...
• #### Investigating the northern Palmyrene hinterland - a GIS-analysis ﻿

(Master thesis, 2017-06-17)
A study that analyse the distribution of sites, as well as the water system of the northern Palmyrene hinterland.
• #### Investigating the Role of Coherence Effects on Jet Quenching in Pb-Pb Collisions at $\sqrt{s_{NN}} =2.76$ TeV using Jet Substructure ﻿

(Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2017-11)
We report measurements of two jet shapes, the ratio of 2-Subjettiness to 1-Subjettiness $\it{\tau_{2}}/\it{\tau_{1}}$ and the opening angle between the two axes of the 2-Subjettiness jet shape, which is obtained by ...
• #### Investigating the role of vitamin K in Axl-mediated melanoma progression and chemotherapeutic resistance ﻿

(Master thesis, 2018-06-29)
Metastatic melanoma is a highly aggressive cancer with a very poor prognosis and current therapies remain inadequate. Norway is among the top five countries with the highest incidence of melanoma. Malignant cells carry ...
• #### Investigating the Synthesis of Monosubstituted Keggin Polyoxometalates ﻿

(Master thesis, 2020-12-03)
For any successful catalyst, there needs to be a cheap and reliable route to synthesising the catalytic material. It is therefore desirable to find syntheses that are time efficient, do not require any highly toxic chemicals ...
• #### Investigating the use of patient involvement and patient experience in quality improvement in Norway: rhetoric or reality? ﻿

(Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2013-06-06)
Background: Patient involvement in health care decision making is part of a wider trend towards a more bottomup approach to service planning and provision, and patient experience is increasingly conceptualized as a core ...
• #### Investigating the ‘multiethnolectality’ of MLE as expressed in grime lyrics ﻿

(Master thesis, 2018-06-20)
Denne masteroppgaven er en kvalitativ studie med kvantitative elementer. Oppgaven har som mål å undersøke hvorvidt og eventuelt hvordan det multi-etnolektalske aspektet ved Multicultural London English (heretter ‘MLE’) ...
• #### Investigating trends in HIV transmission and risk factors in Zambia ﻿

(Doctoral thesis, 2008-04-25)
The objective of HIV surveillance is to document trends in HIV prevalence and transmission risk in order to make informed policies and to guide prevention and care/treatment programmes. Zambia established a comprehensive ...
• #### Investigation and optimization of OBC sensor array coupling to the seafloor: Novel approach to systematic testing of receiver coupling ﻿

(Doctoral thesis; Peer reviewed, 2013-10-29)
The most important challenge for the oil-industry is to increase the recovery rates for existing oil and gas fields and to map fluid movements with time-lapse 4D seismic, ensure caprock integrity and reduce geo-hazards or ...
• #### Investigation into the impact of solid surfaces in aqueous systems ﻿

(Doctoral thesis, 2016-03-03)
Global warming is upon us. The scientiﬁc community is searching for methods of slowing down, preventing and reversing its effects. Carbon dioxide have been at the center of attention the last few decades, being the main ...
• #### An Investigation Into the Mediating Role of Inter-organisational Coordination Towards Refugee Protection: A Case Study of Nakivale Refugee Settlement Uganda ﻿

(Master thesis, 2016-06-01)
This study examines the role of Inter-Organizational Coordination (IOC) towards refugee protection in Nakivale settlement located in Isingiro district in Uganda. Coordination takes place when organizations work together ...
• #### An investigation into the parasitic barnacle, Anelasma squalicola; prevalence, infection behaviour and effects on its host, Etmopterus spinax, in Lusterfjord, Norway. ﻿

(Master thesis, 2016-06-27)
Anelasma squalicola is a recently evolved parasite. Very little is known of its biology due to its normally low prevalence in deep sea lantern sharks (family: Etmopteridae), in which it is found embedded in the skin. A ...
• #### An investigation into the potential of a new quantitative DHI method ﻿

(Master thesis, 2018-06-22)
The seismic response of a layer boundary is dependent on a variety of geological factors and is likely to vary significantly along a given reflector. An aspect that seems to be underutilised in the current DHI methods is ...
• #### Investigation of complement component C4 copy number variation in human longevity ﻿

(Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2014-01-22)
Genetic factors have been estimated to account for about 25% of the variation in an adult’s life span. The complement component C4 with the isotypes C4A and C4B is an effector protein of the immune system, and differences ...
• #### Investigation of crustaceans from shelf areas in the Gulf of Guinea, with special emphasis on Brachyura ﻿

(Master thesis, 2009)
Crustacean abundance on continental shelves off Nigeria, Cameroon and Gabon in the Gulf of Guinea was investigated in this study. Quantitative data was sampled with a 0.1 m² Van Veen grab during a survey with RV Dr. Fridtjof ...
• #### An investigation of factors identified at birth in relation to anxiety and depression in old age: the Hordaland Health Study (HUSK) ﻿

(Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2013-05-10)
Background: Although life course influences have long been recognised in affective disorder, little is known about the influence of early life factors on late life anxiety and depression. The aim was to investigate the ...
• #### Investigation of gaseous ammonia for NOx control by SCR on an experimental basis ﻿

(Master thesis, 2016-08-15)
My dissertation argues which of the two reducing agents, urea or pure ammonia, is better suited for reducing NOx emissions in Marine SCR applications. While the question might seem straight forward, there are several upsides ...
• #### Investigation of instability and turbulence effects on gas explosions: experiments and modelling ﻿

(Doctoral thesis; Peer reviewed, 2018-03-09)
Safe design of industrial facilities requires models that can predict the consequences of accidental gas explosions in complex geometries with sufficient accuracy. Computa- tional fluid dynamics (CFD) models are widely ...
• #### Investigation of long-wave model equations for a liquid CO2-seawater interface in deep water ﻿

(Master thesis, 2017-11-04)
• #### Investigation of Low Salinity Polymer and Surfactant Flooding in Carbonate Reservoir at Reservoir Conditions ﻿

(Master thesis, 2018-04-20)
It is estimated that 40-60% of the world’s total hydrocarbon production is from carbonate rocks [1]. Carbonate rocks contain the world`s largest fields in the Middle East (i.e., Ghawar Field, Saudi Arabia). Waterflooding ...