This is the institutional repository for peer reviewed articles published in open access and doctoral dissertations by the Agricultural University of Iceland, the Iceland Academy of the Arts, the National and University Library of Iceland, Reykjavik University, the University of Akureyri, Bifröst University, Hólar University College and the University of Iceland. Open access to research results is in accordance with article 10 from the Act on public support for research / 2003 No 3 and is compliant with requirements from international and domestic research fund programs. The purpose of the Open Science repository is to make results of research conducted at Icelandic universities accessible to the public online without hindrance or charge. Deposits to the repository are permanent and are intended to ensure future access to all published scientific material of the Icelandic research community. By collecting this material together in one collection access is made simple and easy for anyone who wishes to study the considerable scientific work conducted in Iceland.

The repository is OpenAIRE / OpenAIREplus compliant and in accordance with requirements for publication of research results from projects supported by the European research programs FP7 and H2020.

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  • Ghasemisarabbadeih, Mostafa (University of Iceland, School of Engineering and Natural Sciences, Faculty of Physical Sciences, 2021-09)
    Oxytocin is a uterotonic neuropeptide. It has been recommended by the World Health Organization (WHO) as the first line treatment to prevent and treat postpartum hemorrhage (PPH). PPH is the main cause of maternal deaths (27.1%) in many low-income ...
  • Steingrímsson, Vilhjálmur (University of Iceland, School of Health Sciences, Faculty of Medicine, 2021-09-24)
    Inngangur: Langvinnt eitilfrumuhvítblæði (CLL) er sjúkdómur sem leggst helst á eldra fólk, meðalaldur þeirra sem greinast er um 72 ár. Langt fram eftir 20. öldinni var helsta meðferðin við sjúkdómnum chlorambucil, en í kringum aldamót breyttist ...
  • Karlsdottir, Marta (University of Iceland, School of Engineering and Natural Sciences, Faculty of Industrial Engineering, Mechanical Engineering and Computer Science, 2021-06)
    Geothermal energy utilization contributes to less than 0.5% of the world’s electricity demand and is not well represented in energy policies and environmental studies of energy systems. Research on geothermal potential and environmental impacts shows ...
  • Cassar, Ian (2021-01)
    The ubiquitous reliance on software systems is increasing the need for ensuring their correctness. Runtime enforcement is a monitoring technique that uses moni- tors that can transform the actions of a system under scrutiny in order to alter its runtime ...
  • Zahova, Sofiya (Liverpool University Press, 2020-12-01)
    Since the late 1990s and particularly after 2000, Romani literature has been characterized in part by the influence of international and global developments within the Romani movement as well as the growth of digital technologies and the internet. ...

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