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  • Edvardsdóttir, Anna Guðrún (2016-12)
    The expansion of the knowledge society became a regional policy issue in Iceland and Scotland in the 1990s. Attention was increasingly paid to the development of the knowledge society in rural areas, especially higher education and research activities. ...
  • Ólafsdóttir, Guðbjörg Ásta; Magellan, Kit (Springer Berlin Heidelberg, 2016-08-04)
    Boldness, the tendency to be explorative, risk prone and proactive, often varies consistently between individuals. An individual’s position on the boldness–shyness continuum has many implications. Bold individuals may outperform shyer conspecifics ...
  • Boy, Michael; Thomson, Erik; Acosta Navarro, Juan C.; Arnalds, Olafur; Batchvarova, Ekaterina; Bäck, Jaana; Berninger, Frank; Bilde, Merete; Brasseur, Zoé; Dagsson-Waldhauserova, Pavla; Castarède, Dimitri; Dalirian, Maryam; de Leeuw, Gerrit; Dragosics, Monika; Duplissy, Ella-Maria; Duplissy, Jonathan; Ekman, Annica; Fang, Keyan; Gallet, Jean-Charles; Glasius, Marianne; Gryning, Sven-Erik; Grythe, Henrik; Hansson, Hans-Christen; Hansson, Margareta; Isaksson, Elisabeth; Iversen, Trond; Jonsdottir, Ingibjorg; Kasurinen, Ville; Kirkevåg, Alf; Korhola, Atte A.; Krejci, Radovan; Kristjánsson, Jón Egill; Lappalainen, Hanna K.; Lauri, Anniina; Leppäranta, Matti; Lihavainen, Heikki; Makkonen, Risto; Massling, Andreas; Meinander, Outi; Nilsson, Douglas; Olafsson, Haraldur; Pettersson, Jan B.C.; Prisle, Nønne; Riipinen, Ilona; Roldin, Pontus; Ruppel, Meri; Salter, Matthew; Sand, Maria; Seland, Øyvind; Seppä, Heikki; Skov, Henrik; Soares, Joana; Stohl, Andreas; Ström, Johan; Svensson, Jonas; Swietlicki, Erik; Tabakova, Ksenia; Thorsteinsson, Throstur; Virkkula, Aki; Weyhenmeyer, Gesa; Wu, Yusheng; Zieger, Paul; Kulmala, Markku (Copernicus GmbH, 2019-02-14)
    The Nordic Centre of Excellence CRAICC (Cryosphere–Atmosphere Interactions in a Changing Arctic Climate), funded by NordForsk in the years 2011–2016, is the largest joint Nordic research and innovation initiative to date, aiming to strengthen research ...
  • Ougaard Dohn, Asmus; Selli, Daniele; Fazio, Gianluca; Ferraro, Lorenzo; Mortensen, Jens; Civalleri, Bartolomeo; Di Valentin, Cristiana (MDPI AG, 2018-11-13)
    Metal oxide nanoparticles (NPs) are regarded as good candidates for many technological applications, where their functional environment is often an aqueous solution. The correct description of metal oxide electronic structure is still a challenge for ...
  • Priet-Mahéo, Morgane (University of Iceland, School of Engineering and Natural Sciences, Faculty of Civil and Environmental Engineering, 2019-09)
    As the Arctic Circle opens up due to the effects of global warming, the surrounding regions, and in particular the subarctic zone, experience both climatic and societal changes, which makes it imperative to understand the existing ecosystems. Lake ...
  • Óladóttir, Ásta Dís (Copenhagen Business School, 2010)
    This dissertation consists of an introductory chapter, followed by four papers that approach the topic of internationalization of small economies and the multinational firm from different angles. The concluding chapter deals with what happened in Iceland ...
  • Varentsova, A.S.; Potkina, Maria; von Malottki, S.; Heinze, S.; Bessarab, Pavel (ITMO University, 2018-06-24)
    The relationship between the size and stability of isolated skyrmions in a magnetic monolayer is analyzed based on minimum energy path calculations and atomistic spin Hamiltonian. It is demonstrated that the energy barrier protecting the skyrmion from ...
  • Blöndal, Anna Bryndís; Kälvemark Sporrong, Sofia; Almarsdóttir, Anna Birna (MDPI AG, 2017-04-26)
    Even though pharmaceutical care is not a new concept in pharmacy, its introduction and development has proved to be challenging. In Iceland, general practitioners are not familiar with pharmaceutical care and additionally no such service is offered in ...
  • Ajello, M.; Baldini, L.; Barbiellini, G.; Bastieri, D.; Bellazzini, R.; Bissaldi, E.; Blandford, R. D.; Bonino, R.; Bottacini, E.; Bregeon, J.; Bruel, P.; Buehler, R.; Cameron, R. A.; Caputo, R.; Caraveo, P. A.; Chiaro, G.; Ciprini, S.; Cohen-Tanugi, J.; Costantin, D.; D’Ammando, F.; de Palma, F.; Di Lalla, N.; Di Mauro, M.; Di Venere, L.; Domínguez, A.; Favuzzi, C.; Franckowiak, A.; Fukazawa, Y.; Funk, S.; Fusco, P.; Gargano, F.; Gasparrini, D.; Giglietto, N.; Giordano, F.; Giroletti, M.; Green, D.; Grenier, I. A.; Guiriec, S.; Holt, C.; Horan, D.; Jóhannesson, Guðlaugur; Kocevski, D.; Kuss, M.; Mura, G. La; Larsson, S.; Li, J.; Longo, F.; Loparco, F.; Lubrano, P.; Magill, J. D.; Maldera, S.; Manfreda, A.; Mazziotta, M. N.; Michelson, P. F.; Mizuno, T.; Monzani, M. E.; Morselli, A.; Negro, M.; Nuss, E.; Omodei, N.; Orienti, M.; Orlando, E.; Paliya, V. S.; Perkins, J. S.; Persic, M.; Pesce-Rollins, M.; Piron, F.; Principe, G.; Racusin, J. L.; Rainò, S.; Rando, R.; Razzano, M.; Razzaque, S.; Reimer, A.; Reimer, O.; Sgrò, C.; Siskind, E. J.; Spandre, G.; Spinelli, P.; Tak, D.; Thayer, J. B.; Torres, D. F.; Tosti, G.; Valverde, J.; Vogel, M.; Wood, K. (American Astronomical Society, 2018-08-17)
    We use joint observations by the Swift X-ray Telescope (XRT) and the Fermi Large Area Telescope (LAT) of gamma-ray burst (GRB) afterglows to investigate the nature of the long-lived high-energy emission observed by Fermi LAT. Joint broadband spectral ...
  • Rousta, Iman; Javadizadeh, Farshad; Dargahian, Fatemeh; Olafsson, Haraldur; Shiri-Karimvandi, Amin; Vahedinejad, Sayed Hossein; Doostkamian, Mehdi; Monroy Vargas, Edgar Ricardo; Asadolahi, Anayat (Hindawi Limited, 2018-09-30)
    In this study, precipitation data for 483 synoptic stations, and the U&V component of wind and HGT data for 4 atmospheric levels were respectively obtained from IRIMO and NCEP/NCAR databases (1961–2013). The precipitation threshold of 1 mm and a minimum ...
  • Guðnadóttir, Arna Ýr; Ólafsdóttir, Inga Sif; Middelveld, Roelinde; Ekerljung, Linda; Forsberg, Bertil; Franklin, Karl; Lindberg, Eva; Janson, Christer (BMJ, 2017-05)
    Introduction Studies of the health effects of moist oral tobacco, snus, have produced inconsistent results. The main objective of this study is to examine the health effects of snus use on asthma, respiratory symptoms and sleep-related problems, a field ...
  • Sitek, Anna; Ţolea, Mugurel; Niţă, Marian; Serra, Llorenç; Gudmundsson, Vidar; Manolescu, Andrei (Springer Nature, 2017-01-10)
    We study Coulomb interacting electrons confined in polygonal quantum rings. We focus on the interplay of localization at the polygon corners and Coulomb repulsion. Remarkably, the Coulomb repulsion allows the formation of in-gap states, i.e., ...
  • Hjörleifsson, Jens Guðmundur (Jens Guðmundur Hjörleifsson, 2018-06-06)
    Protein quaternary structures are fundament for life. Proteins have evolved towards large assemblies of subunits needed for the execution of complex chemistry, for building structural components or for compartmentalization. Most oligomeric enzymes ...
  • Pálsdóttir, Auður (LUMA Centre, 2017)
    In 2008 the law on Teacher Educationin Iceland was changed. Since then, to receive a licence to teach at preschool, compulsory school or upper secondary school level one needs a master’s degree instead of a bachelor degree. In 2011 a new ...
  • Sigurðarson, Eiríkur Smári (Hugvísindastofnun Háskóla Íslands, 2016-12-15)
    Í þessari grein er fyrsta saga sagnfræði og heimspeki sögð í gegnum notkun orðanna historía og filosofiía frá upphafi í Forngrikklandi til fjórðu aldar f.o.t. Þá höfðu orðin öðlast sess sem nöfn á tveimur aðskildum – en umdeildum – fræðigreinum. Sérstök ...
  • Valsson, Trausti; Jónsson, Birgir (Fjölvi, 1997)
  • Valdimarsdottir, Margret; Bernburg, Jón Gunnar (Félagsfræðingafélags Íslands, 2017)
    Í þessari grein fjöllum við um íslenskar rannsóknir á afbrotum og öðrum frávikum. Greinin byrjar á því að skoða afbrot á Íslandi í alþjóðlegum samanburði. Á heimsvísu er tíðni manndrápa einna lægst á Íslandi en minni munur er á Íslandi og öðrum löndum ...
  • Edvardsson, Ingi Runar (Félagsfræðingafélags Íslands, 2017)
    Greinin fjallar um þróun atvinnulífsfélagsfræði á Íslandi á tímabilinu 2004–2016. Íslenskir félagsfræðingar hafa komið víða við í rannsóknum á íslensku atvinnulífi og hafa m.a. fjallað um vinnumarkaði, skipulag og skipulags­ breytingar, jafnvægi vinnu ...
  • Sigurjonsson, Njordur (Institute of Public Administration and Politics Stofnun stjórnsýslufræða og stjórnmála, 2013)
    In Mars 2013 the Icelandic Parliament decided upon the first formal “Icelandic Cultural Policy”. In this article that document is examined in light of debates concerning the concept of deliberate cultural policy making. Two main themes stand out as ...
  • Jónsdóttir, Halldóra; Úlfarsdóttir, Þórdís (The Árni Magnússon Institute for Icelandic Studies, 2019-08-15)
    Íslensk nútímamálsorðabók er ný orðabók sem ætluð er til birtingar á vefnum. Orðabókin byggist að verulegu leyti á margmála veforðabókinni ISLEX (www.islex.is) og er m.a. flettiorðalistinn fenginn þaðan, svo og skipting í merkingarliði, framburður orða, ...