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  • Edvardsson, Ingi Runar; Óskarsson, Guðmundur Kristján; Bergsteinsson, Jason Már (Stofnun stjórnsýslufræða og stjórnmála við Háskóla Íslands, 2017-06-16)
    Markmið greinarinnar er að kanna hvort munur sé á hagnýtingu þekkingar meðal háskólamenntaðs fólks sem vinnur annars vegar í einkareknum fyrirtækjum og í opinberum stofnunum hins vegar. Úrtak rannsóknarinnar byggðist á tilviljunarúrtaki úr þjóðskrá ...
  • Hafstað, Sigurður G.; Gunnlaugsdottir, Johanna (Stofnun stjórnsýslufræða og stjórnmála við Háskóla Íslands, 2016-12-19)
    Markmið rannsóknarinnar var að kanna hvernig upplýsingar, sem aflað var á Facebook, væru nýttar við opinbert eftirlit með einstaklingum hér á landi. Tilgangur rannsóknar var meðal annars að varpa ljósi á formlega og óformlega notkun slíkra upplýsinga ...
  • Pétursdóttir, Sigríður; Gudmundsdottir, Svala; Kristjánsdóttir, Erla S. (Institute of Business Research, 2017-12-19)
    Birting umsækjendalista í opinberum ráðningum er umræðuefni sem heitar umræður skapast oft um. Grein þessi byggist á niðurstöðum úr rannsókn þar sem skoðuð var reynsla og upplifun stjórnenda og sérfræðinga á áhrifum birtingar lista yfir umsækjendur ...
  • Shimomura, Yayoi; Hvannberg, Ebba Thora; Hafsteinsson, Hjálmtýr (Springer Nature, 2012-03-17)
    Research has been conducted on how to aid blind peoples’ perceptions and cognition of scientific data and, specifically, on how to strengthen their background in mathematics as a means of accomplishing this goal. In search of alternate modes to vision, ...
  • Jónsson, Gunnlaugur A. (Guðfræðistofnun Háskóla Íslands, 2016)
    Í þessari grein er heilagleikahugtak Gamla testamentisins (qados/qodes) kannað í ljósi gamal-gróinnar kenningar um myndunarsögu Jesajaritsins þar sem gert er ráð fyrir miklum aldurs-mun á mismunandi hlutum þess. Er í því sambandi, og til einföldunar, ...
  • Boström, Lovisa; Malmgren Fänge, Agneta; Chiatti, Carlos; Thordardottir, Björg; Ekstam, Lisa (MDPI AG, 2018-09-27)
    Housing adaptations (HA) clients are a heterogeneous group of people with disabilities experiencing restricted performance and participation in everyday life. While health-related quality of life is a common and relevant outcome in health care research, ...
  • Robson, Joanna C; Dawson, Jill; Cronholm, Peter F; Milman, Nataliya; Kellom, Katherine; Ashdown, Susan; Easley, Ebony; Farrar, John T.; Gebhart, Don; Lanier, Georgia; McAlear, Carol A; Peck, Jacqueline; Luqmani, Raashid A; Shea, Judy A; Tómasson, Gunnar; Merkel, Peter A (Dove Medical Press Ltd., 2018-01)
    Objective: The antineutrophil cytoplasmic antibody (ANCA)-associated vasculitides (AAVs) are multisystem diseases of the small blood vessels. Patients experience irreversible damage and psychological effects from AAV and its treatment. An international ...
  • Young, Susan; González, Rafael A.; Fridman, Moshe; Hodgkins, Paul; Kim, Keira; Gudjonsson, Gisli H. (Biomed Central LTD, 2018-06-22)
    Background: Attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) and head injury (including traumatic brain injury (TBI)) manifest in high levels across prison samples and guidance from the National Institute for Health and Care Excellence notes that ...
  • Galan-Lopez, Pablo; Ries, Francis; Gísladóttir, Þórdís Lilja; Domínguez, Raúl; Sánchez-Oliver, Antonio (MDPI AG, 2018-11-24)
    Childhood and adolescent obesity are currently among the greatest challenges for public health. Physical activity, physical fitness, and adherence to the Mediterranean diet (MD), representing powerful indicators of healthy lifestyles, are shown as ...
  • Atlason, Reynir Smari; Oddsson, Gudmundur V.; Unnthorsson, Runar (Springer Nature, 2017-09-07)
    Heat pumps use the temperature difference between inside and outside areas to modify a refrigerant, either for heating or cooling. Doing so can lower the need for external heating energy for a household to some extent. The eventual impact depends on ...
  • Jóhannsson, Einar Kári (Hugvísindastofnun Háskóla Íslands, 2018)
    Í þessari ritgerð er reynt að greina birtingarmynd hefnda í tveimur nýlegum skáldsögum, Kötu eftir Steinar Braga og Góðu fólki eftir Val Grettisson. Eru þær settar í samhengi við umfjöllun um hefndarbókmenntir og –kvikmyndir á rannsóknarsviði laga og ...
  • Pedersen, Gro; Belart, Joaquín M. C.; Magnússon, Eyjólfur; Vilmundardóttir, Olga Kolbrún; Kizel, Fadi; Sigurmundsson, Friðþór Sófus; Gísladóttir, Guðrún; Benediktsson, Jon Atli (American Geophysical Union (AGU), 2018-02-22)
    Lava flow thicknesses, volumes, and effusion rates provide essential information for understanding the behavior of eruptions and their associated deformation signals. Preeruption and posteruption elevation models were generated from historical stereo ...
  • Boschini, M. J.; Torre, S. Della; Gervasi, M.; Grandi, D.; Jóhannesson, Guðlaugur; La Vacca, G.; Masi, N.; Moskalenko, I. V.; Pensotti, S.; Porter, T. A.; Quadrani, L.; Rancoita, P. G.; Rozza, D.; Tacconi, M. (American Astronomical Society, 2018-02-15)
    The local interstellar spectrum (LIS) of cosmic-ray (CR) electrons for the energy range 1 MeV to 1 TeV is derived using the most recent experimental results combined with the state-of-the-art models for CR propagation in the Galaxy and in the heliosphere. ...
  • Ingthorsson, Saevar; Andersen, K; Hilmarsdóttir, Bylgja; Mælandsmo, Gunhild M; Magnusson, Magnus Karl; Gudjonsson, Thorarinn (Springer Nature, 2015-12-21)
    The members of the epidermal growth factor receptor (EGFR) kinase family are important players in breast morphogenesis and cancer. EGFR2/HER2 and EGFR expression have a prognostic value in certain subtypes of breast cancer such as HER2-amplified, ...
  • Magnusson, Gylfi; Minelgaite, Inga; Kristjánsdóttir, Erla S.; Christiansen, Thora (Stofnun stjórnsýslufræða og stjórnmála við Háskóla Íslands, 2018-06-20)
    In recent years there has been a significant shortage of workers in Iceland. The traditional method of arranging temporary work, through direct contracts between employees and employers, has not sufficed. Moreover, there is a skills mismatch that ...
  • Thordardottir, Björg; Chiatti, Carlos; Ekstam, Lisa; Malmgren Fänge, Agneta (MDPI AG, 2015-12-29)
    The aim of the paper was to explore the heterogeneity among housing adaptation clients. Cluster analysis was performed using baseline data from applicants in three Swedish municipalities. The analysis identified six main groups: “adults at risk of ...
  • Steinhaeuser, Sarah Sophie (University of Iceland, School of Health Sciences, Faculty of Medicine, 2019-08)
    The microenvironment is increasingly being recognized as a key player in supporting cancer progression. Therefore, investigating heterotypic interactions between cancer cells and their microenvironment is important for improving our understanding ...
  • Pretzer, Carina; Druzhinina, Irina S.; Amaro, Carmen; Benediktsdóttir, Eva; Hedenström, Ingela; Hervio-Heath, Dominique; Huhulescu, Steliana; Schets, Franciska M.; Farnleitner, Andreas H.; Kirschner, Alexander K. T. (Wiley-Blackwell, 2017-01)
    Coastal marine Vibrio cholerae populations usually exhibit high genetic diversity. To assess the genetic diversity of abundant V. cholerae non-O1/non-O139 populations in the Central European lake Neusiedler See, we performed a phylogenetic analysis ...
  • Trias, Rosalia; Ménez, Bénédicte; le Campion, Paul; Zivanovic, Yvan; Lecourt, Léna; Lecoeuvre, Aurélien; Schmitt-Kopplin, Philippe; Uhl, Jenny; Gislason, Sigurður R.; Alfreðsson, Helgi A.; Mesfin, Kiflom G.; Snæbjörnsdóttir, Sandra Ósk; Aradóttir, Edda S.; Gunnarsson, Ingvi; Matter, Juerg M.; Stute, Martin; Oelkers, Eric H.; Gérard, Emmanuelle (Springer Nature, 2017-10-20)
    Basalts are recognized as one of the major habitats on Earth, harboring diverse and active microbial populations. Inconsistently, this living component is rarely considered in engineering operations carried out in these environments. This includes ...
  • Elm Heintz, Kasper; Watson, D; Jakobsson, Pall; Fynbo, J P U; Bolmer, J; Arabsalmani, M; Cano, Zach; Covino, S; D’Elia, V; Gomboc, A; Japelj, J; Kaper, L; Krogager, J-K; Pugliese, G; Sánchez-Ramírez, R; Selsing, J; Sparre, M; Tanvir, N R; Thöne, C C; de Ugarte Postigo, A; Vergani, S D (Oxford University Press (OUP), 2018-06-04)
    We present here a survey of high-ionization absorption lines in the afterglow spectra of long-duration gamma-ray bursts (GRBs) obtained with the VLT/X-shooter spectrograph. Our main goal is to investigate the circumburst medium in the natal regions of ...