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  • Book, Matthias; Riedel, Morris; Neukirchen, Helmut; Götz, Markus (ACM Press, 2017-10)
    The design, development and deployment of scientific computing applications can be quite complex as they require scientific, High-Performance Computing (HPC), and software engineering expertise. Often, HPC applications are however developed by end users ...
  • Benediktsdóttir, Ásta Kristín (University of Iceland, School of Humanities, Faculty of Icelandic and Comparative Cultural Studies, 2019-11)
    In the late 1940s an Icelandic writer, Elías Mar (1924–2007), wrote and published novels that were set in Reykjavík and dealt with young men’s same-sex desire and sexual identity crisis. Later he became quite outspoken about his bisexuality and a ...
  • Virgolino, Ana; Heitor, Maria João; Carreiras, Joana; Lopes, Elisa; Øverland, Simon; Torp, Steffen; Guðmundsdóttir, Dóra; Miguel, José Pereira; Fátima Reis, M.; Santos, Osvaldo (Springer Nature, 2017-07-19)
    Background Economic crises and unemployment have profound impact on mental health and well-being. Main goal of the Healthy Employment (HE) project is to enhance intersectoral actions promoting mental health among unemployed, namely through the ...
  • Liimatainen, Maarit; Voigt, Carolina; Martikainen, Pertti; Hytönen, Jyrki; Regina, Kristiina; Oskarsson, Hlynur; Maljanen, Marja (Elsevier BV, 2018-07)
    Managed northern peatlands are an important source of the strong greenhouse gas nitrous oxide (N2O). However, N2O emissions from these managed peatlands display a high spatial variability, and processes governing N2O production and emissions from these ...
  • Dal, Michael; Pálsdóttir, Guðbjörg; Konráðsson, Sigurður (Menntavísindasvið Háskóla Íslands, 2017-11-29)
    Í greininni er fjallað almennt um vettvangsnám og hvernig það er skipulagt og framkvæmt í námskeiðinu Faggreinakennsla á Menntavísindasviði Háskóla Íslands. Rannsakað var viðhorf kennaranema í grunnskólakennarafræði og mat þeirra á vettvangsnáminu. ...
  • Hafsteinsson, Sigurjón Baldur; Whitehead, Guðrún Dröfn (Rannsóknasetur í safnafræðum við Háskóla Íslands, 2018)
  • Brown, Adam R.; Gharibyan, Hrant; Streicher, Alexandre; Susskind, Leonard; Thorlacius, Larus; Zhao, Ying (American Physical Society (APS), 2018-12-28)
    The growth of the “size” of operators is an important diagnostic of quantum chaos. Susskind conjectured that the holographic dual of the size is proportional to the average radial component of the momentum of the particle created by the operator. Thus ...
  • Egilson, Snæfrídur Thóra; Traustadottir, Rannveig; Ingólfsdóttir, Jóna G. (SAGE Publications, 2017-06-22)
    This paper outlines the reported discrepancies between the aims of the welfare services in Iceland and the experiences of parents raising young children with intellectual disabilities. Prevailing views on disability and service delivery were also ...
  • Hinriksdóttir, Gunnhildur; Tryggvadóttir, Ágústa; Ólafsdóttir, Anna Sigríður; Arngrímsson, Sigurbjörn Árni (Public Library of Science (PLoS), 2015-06-15)
    Introduction The interaction between fatness, fitness, and C-reactive protein (CRP) in adolescents is not well characterized but may be important to prevent low grade inflammation. The purpose of this study was to assess the relationship between ...
  • Stenkewitz, Ute; Nielsen, Ólafur K.; Skirnisson, Karl; Stefansson, Gunnar (Bio One, 2017-06)
    Feather holes have traditionally been suggested to be feeding traces of chewing lice (mallophagans). There is controversy whether mallophagans are the real source of feather holes. We studied mallophagan infestations and holes in tail feathers of 528 ...
  • Ghamisi, Pedram; Benediktsson, Jon Atli (IEEE Geoscience & Remote Sensing Society, 2015-02)
    A new feature selection approach that is based on the integration of a genetic algorithm and particle swarm optimization is proposed. The overall accuracy of a support vector machine classifier on validation samples is used as a fitness value. The new ...
  • Sæþórsdóttir, Anna Dóra; Stefánsson, Þorkell (Viðskiptafræðideild og hagfræðideild Háskóla Íslands, viðskiptafræðideild Háskólans í Reykjavík og Seðlabanki Íslands, 2017-06-30)
    Tækifæri á sviði ferðaþjónustu og nýtingar orkuauðlinda eru oft nefnd sem leiðir til þess að takast á við breytta atvinnuhætti, sporna við fólksfækkun í dreifbýli og skapa verðmæti. Báðar greinarnar nýta náttúruna sem auðlind en geta þær farið saman ...
  • Chades, Theo; Ingvadóttir, Eva María; Orlygsson, Johann; Scully, Sean (Frontiers Media SA, 2018-08-20)
    Mannitol-containing macro algae biomass, such as Ascophyllum nodosum and Laminaria digitata, are a potential feedstock for the production of biofuels such as bioethanol. The purpose of this work was to evaluate the ability of thermophilic anaerobes ...
  • Ajello, M.; Allafort, A.; Axelsson, M.; Baldini, L.; Barbiellini, G.; Baring, M. G.; Bastieri, D.; Bellazzini, R.; Berenji, B.; Bissaldi, E.; Blandford, R. D.; Bloom, E. D.; Bonino, R.; Bottacini, E.; Brandt, T. J.; Bregeon, J.; Bruel, P.; Buehler, R.; Burnett, T. H.; Buson, S.; Cameron, R. A.; Caputo, R.; Caraveo, P. A.; Casandjian, J. M.; Cavazzuti, E.; Chekhtman, A.; Cheung, C. C.; Chiang, J.; Chiaro, G.; Ciprini, S.; Cohen-Tanugi, J.; Cominsky, L. R.; Costantin, D.; Cuoco, A.; Cutini, S.; D’Ammando, F.; Palma, F. de; Lalla, N. Di; Mauro, M. Di; Venere, L. Di; Dubois, R.; Dumora, D.; Favuzzi, C.; Ferrara, E. C.; Franckowiak, A.; Fukazawa, Y.; Funk, S.; Fusco, P.; Gargano, F.; Gasparrini, D.; Giglietto, N.; Gill, R.; Giordano, F.; Giroletti, M.; Glanzman, T.; Granot, J.; Green, D.; Grenier, I. A.; Grondin, M.-H.; Guillemot, L.; Guiriec, S.; Harding, A. K.; Hays, E.; Horan, D.; Imazato, F.; Jóhannesson, Guðlaugur; Kamae, T.; Kensei, S.; Kocevski, D.; Kuss, M.; Mura, G. La; Larsson, S.; Latronico, L.; Li, J.; Longo, F.; Loparco, F.; Lovellette, M. N.; Lubrano, P.; Magill, J. D.; Maldera, S.; Manfreda, A.; Mazziotta, M. N.; Michelson, P. F.; Mizuno, T.; Moiseev, A. A.; Monzani, M. E.; Moretti, E.; Morselli, A.; Moskalenko, I. V.; Negro, M.; Nuss, E.; Ojha, R.; Omodei, N.; Orlando, E.; Ormes, J. F.; Palatiello, M.; Paliya, V. S.; Paneque, D.; Persic, M.; Pesce-Rollins, M.; Petrosian, V.; Piron, F.; Porter, T. A.; Principe, G.; Racusin, J. L.; Rainò, S.; Rando, R.; Razzano, M.; Razzaque, S.; Reimer, A.; Reimer, O.; Ritz, S.; Rochester, L. S.; Ryde, F.; Parkinson, P. M. Saz; Sgrò, C.; Siskind, E. J.; Spada, F.; Spandre, G.; Spinelli, P.; Suson, D. J.; Tajima, H.; Takahashi, M.; Tak, D.; Thayer, J. G.; Thayer, J. B.; Torres, D. F.; Torresi, E.; Tosti, G.; Troja, E.; Valverde, J.; Venters, T. M.; Vianello, G.; Wood, K.; Yang, C.; Zaharijas, G. (American Astronomical Society, 2018-07-06)
    We present the Fermi Large Area Telescope (LAT) observations of the binary neutron star merger event GW170817 and the associated short gamma-ray burst (SGRB) GRB 170817A detected by the Fermi Gamma-ray Burst Monitor. The LAT was entering the South ...
  • Hugason, Hjalti (Guðfræðistofnun Háskóla Íslands, 2017)
    Nú á dögum standa yfir miklar deilur um sóknargjöld. Hið beina tilefni þeirra er að ríkis-valdið hefur í kjölfar efnahagshrunsins 2008 skert gjöldin miðað við það sem gert er ráð fyrir í gildandi lögum. Skerðingin er rökstudd með því að gjöldin séu ...
  • Bean, Christian (2018-06)
    New automatic methods for enumerating permutation classes are introduced. The first is Struct, which is an algorithm that conjectures a structural description using rules similar to generalized grid classes. These conjectured structural descriptions ...
  • Cook, Eliza; Davies, Siwan M.; Guðmundsdóttir, Esther Ruth; Abbott, Peter M.; Pearce, Nicholas J. G. (Wiley-Blackwell, 2018-02)
    Contiguous sampling of ice spanning key intervals of the deglaciation from the Greenland ice cores of NGRIP, GRIP and NEEM has revealed three new silicic cryptotephra deposits that are geochemically similar to the well‐known Borrobol Tephra (BT). The ...
  • Haldar, Soumyajyoti; von Malottki, Stephan; Meyer, Sebastian; Bessarab, Pavel; Heinze, Stefan (American Physical Society (APS), 2018-08-27)
    We show that stable skyrmions with diameters of a few nanometers can emerge in atomic Pd/Fe bilayers on the Rh(111) surface. Based on density functional theory we calculate the exchange and the Dzyaloshinskii-Moriya interaction as well as the ...
  • Clausen, M.; Jónasson, Kristján; Keil, T.; Beyer, K.; Sigurdardottir, Sigurveig T (Wiley, 2018-01-31)
    Background Consumption of oily fish or fish oil during pregnancy, lactation and infancy has been linked to a reduction in the development of allergic diseases in childhood. Methods In an observational study, Icelandic children (n = 1304) were ...
  • Þráinsdóttir, Anna Rut; Magnusson, Gylfi (Viðskiptafræðideild og hagfræðideild Háskóla Íslands, viðskiptafræðideild Háskólans í Reykjavík og Seðlabanki Íslands., 2016)
    Óhófleg skuldsetning getur haft alvarleg áhrif á rekstur fyrirtækja eins og berlega kom í ljós hérlendis í efnahagshruninu. Markmiðið með þessari rannsókn er að draga upp skýra mynd af fjármagnsskipan og fjárhagslegri stöðu íslenskra fyrirtækja og ...