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.

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  • Cheynet, Etienne; Liu, Shengnan; Ong, Muk Chen; Bogunović Jakobsen, Jasna; Snaebjornsson, Jonas Thor; Gatin, Inno (Elsevier BV, 2020-10)
    Flow conditions in complex terrains such as fjords are highly three-dimensional and thus not properly captured by the wind flow models developed for homogenous terrains. In the present study, we explore the potential of computational fluid dynamics ...
  • Zimta, Alina-Andreea; Sigurjonsson, Olafur Eysteinn; Gulei, Diana; Tomuleasa, Ciprian (MDPI AG, 2020-08-15)
    Nowadays, advancements in the oncology sector regarding diagnosis methods allow us to specifically detect an increased number of cancer patients, some of them in incipient stages. However, one of the main issues consists of the invasive character of ...
  • Nedelciu, Claudiu (University of Iceland, School of Engineering and Natural Sciences, Faculty of Earth Sciences, 2021-02)
    Phosphorus is an essential yet irreplaceable macronutrient for agriculture and thus plays a key role in global food security. Most of the phosphate fertilizers are produced from phosphate rock, a finite mineral resource that is mined and processed at ...
  • Kristjansson, Alfgeir; Mann, Michael J.; Sigfusson, Jon; Thorisdottir, Ingibjorg; Allegrante, John P.; Sigfusdottir, Inga (SAGE Publications, 2020-02-20)
    El uso de sustancias por los adolescentes (i.e. el consumo de alcohol, tabaco, y otras drogas), persiste como un problema global, y se mantiene como un desafio para nuestras sociedades y autoridades de salud publica. Como respuesta a las altas tasas ...
  • Gunnarsdóttir, Ingunn; Davidsdottir, Brynhildur; Worrell, Ernst; Sigurgeirsdóttir, Sigurbjörg (Elsevier BV, 2021-04)
    Sustainable energy development is a complex and multi-dimensional concept that is integral to sustainable development. This paper offers an approach to selecting comprehensive and robust indicators to monitor progress towards this international policy ...

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