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  • Lárusson, Hrafnkell (Háskóli Íslands, Hugvísindasvið, Sagnfræði- og heimspekideild, 2021)
    Á árunum 1874–1915 tók íslenskt samfélag margháttuðum breytingum sem birtust m.a. í efnahags- og félagslegum umskiptum sem tengdust þéttbýlismyndun og lýðræðisþróun. Íslenska sveita-samfélagið átti undir högg að sækja eftir að hafa verið allsráðandi ...
  • 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 ...
  • 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 ...
  • Jansook, Phatsawee; Prajapati, Manisha; Pruksakorn, Patamaporn; Loftsson, Thorsteinn (Elsevier, 2019-11)
    Econazole nitrate (ECN) is a weakly basic drug with very low aqueous solubility that hampers its permeation through biological membranes and results in low ECN bioavailability. Formation of drug/cyclodextrin (drug/CD) inclusion complexes is a ...
  • Gunnlaugsson, Stefan (University of Iceland, School of Social Science, Faculty of Business Administration, 2021-02-17)
    In 1990, Iceland introduced a uniform individual transferable quota system (ITQ) to manage almost all of the nation’s fisheries. The development of Iceland’s fisheries under this management system were examined in the five articles this thesis consists ...
  • Óskarsdóttir, Edda; Gísladóttir, Karen Rut; Guðjónsdóttir, Hafdís (University of Lapland, 2019-03-15)
    The purpose of this chapter is to analyse the development of the inclusive education system in Iceland, as well as the response to the 2008 education act and 2011 National Curriculum. The idea of inclusion has been implicit in Icelandic law since ...
  • Auðardóttir, Auður Magndís; Kosunen, Sonja (SAGE Publications, 2020-05-29)
    This study aims to explore the social and ethnic background of pupils admitted to private schools at the compulsory level in Iceland so as to identify possible social class segregation between public and private schools. Additionally, we examine how ...
  • Auðardóttir, Auður Magndís; Magnúsdóttir, Berglind Rós (Informa UK Limited, 2020-09-21)
    The study explores how mothers in Iceland, a relatively new nation state that is perceived as being gender equal, classless and homogeneous, adapt and respond to international trends of consumer cultures. Building on studies about parental neighbourhood ...
  • Gunnarsdóttir, Ingunn; Davidsdottir, Brynhildur; Worrell, E.; Sigurgeirsdóttir, Sigurbjörg (Elsevier BV, 2021-05)
    Sustainable energy development is a complex multi-dimensional concept that can vary in meaning based on the context it is applied in and the perspective of the user. The role of energy in achieving sustainable development was recognized when the concept ...
  • Prajapati, Manisha; Eiríksson, Finnur Freyr; Loftsson, Thorsteinn (Elsevier, 2020)
    Tacrolimus is a macrolide lactone and potent immunosuppressant. It is highly lipophilic and has very limited aqueous solubility. Tacrolimus is highly susceptible to hydrolysis which results in very limited stability in aqueous solutions. Besides this, ...
  • Witham, Claire; Barsotti, Sara; Dumont, Stéphanie; Oddsson, Björn; Sigmundsson, Freysteinn (Springer Science and Business Media LLC, 2020-01-07)
    A 3 day exercise simulating unrest and a large explosive eruption at Katla volcano, Iceland, was conducted in January 2016. A large volume of simulated data based on a complex, but realistic eruption scenario was compiled in advance and then transmitted ...
  • Kreiling, Agnes-Katharina; O’Gorman, Eoin J.; Pálsson, Snæbjörn; Benhaïm, David; Leblanc, Camille A.; Ólafsson, Jón S.; Kristjánsson, Bjarni K. (Springer Science and Business Media LLC, 2020-09-18)
    Many life-history events in aquatic invertebrates are triggered by seasonal changes in water temperature, but other ecological factors may be important as well. To rule out the confounding effects of changing water temperature, we studied the seasonal ...
  • Sigurjónsdóttir, Hrefna (Hið íslenska náttúrufræðifélag, 2020)
    The habit of the common starling (Sturnus vulgaris) to associate with grazing horses is spreading in Iceland. When asked I found that many thought the birds were picking parasites from the skin of the horses. I found no references to scientific papers ...
  • Fenger, Paula; Harðarson, Gísli (GLSA, 2020)
    Germanic compounds often contain an element referred to as linkers, (L). These elements are homophonous with inflectional suffixes, like plural or case markers, but do not nec- essarily have the same meaning or function as the corresponding inflectional ...
  • Harðarson, Gísli (Springer Science and Business Media LLC, 2020-12-23)
    In this paper I review the locality domains of contextual allomorphy, contextual allosemy and morphophonology with a special emphasis on compounds. I show that when the applications of these processes within compounds are compared, we observe a distinction ...
  • Helgadottir, Anna; Thorleifsson, Gudmar; Alexandersson, Kristjan F; Tragante, Vinicius; Þorsteinsdóttir, Margrét; Eiriksson, Finnur Freyr; Grétarsdóttir, Sólveig; Björnsson, Eyþór; Magnússon, Ólafur; Sveinbjornsson, Gardar; Jonsdottir, Ingileif; Steinthorsdottir, Valgerdur; Ferkingstad, Egil; Jensson, Brynjar Ö; Stefansson, Hreinn; Olafsson, Isleifur; Christensen, Alex H; Torp-Pedersen, Christian; Køber, Lars; Pedersen, Ole B; Erikstrup, Christian; Sørensen, Erik; Brunak, Søren; Banasik, Karina; Hansen, Thomas F; Nyegaard, Mette; Eyjólfsson, Guðmundur I.; Sigurdardottir, Olof; Þórarinsson, Björn L; Matthíasson, Stefán E.; Steingrimsdottir, Thora; Björnsson, Einar Stefán; Danielsen, Ragnar; Asselbergs, Folkert W.; Arnar, David O; Ullum, Henrik; Bundgaard, Henning; sulem, patrick; Thorsteinsdottir, Unnur; Thorgeirsson, Gudmundur; Holm, Hilma; Gudbjartsson, Daniel; Stefansson, Kari (Oxford University Press (OUP), 2020-07-21)
    Aims: To explore whether variability in dietary cholesterol and phytosterol absorption impacts the risk of coronary artery disease (CAD) using as instruments sequence variants in the ABCG5/8 genes, key regulators of intestinal absorption of dietary ...
  • Ólafsdóttir, Þórunn Ásta; Theódórs, Fannar; Bjarnadóttir, Kristbjörg; Björnsdóttir, Unnur Steina; Agustsdottir, Arna B.; Stefánsson, Ólafur A.; Ivarsdottir, Erna; Sigurðsson, Jón K.; Benónísdóttir, Stefanía; Eyjólfsson, Guðmundur I.; Gíslason, Davíð; Gislason, Thorarinn; Guðmundsdóttir, Steinunn; Gylfason, Arnaldur; Halldórsson, Bjarni; Halldorsson, Gisli; Júlíusdóttir, Þórhildur; Kristinsdottir, Anna M.; Lúðvíksdóttir, Dóra; Ludviksson, Bjorn; Másson, Gísli; Norland, Kristjan; Onundarson, Pall; Olafsson, Isleifur; Sigurdardottir, Olof; Stefánsdóttir, Lilja; Sveinbjörnsson, Garðar; Tragante do O, Vinicius; Gudbjartsson, Daniel; Þorleifsson, Guðmar; sulem, patrick; Thorsteinsdottir, Unnur; Norddahl, Guðmundur L.; Jonsdottir, Ingileif; Stefansson, Kari (Springer Science and Business Media LLC, 2020-01-20)
    Asthma is one of the most common chronic diseases affecting both children and adults. We report a genome-wide association meta-analysis of 69,189 cases and 702,199 controls from Iceland and UK biobank. We find 88 asthma risk variants at 56 loci, 19 ...
  • Tran, Duong Thuy; Preen, David B.; Einarsdottir, Kristjana; Kemp-Casey, Anna; Randall, Deborah; Jorm, Louisa R.; Choi, Stephanie K. Y.; Havard, Alys (Springer Science and Business Media LLC, 2020-02-05)
    Background: Varenicline, bupropion and nicotine replacement therapy (NRT) are three effective pharmacotherapies for smoking cessation, but data about their safety in pregnancy are limited. We assessed the risk of adverse perinatal outcomes and major ...
  • Pic, Miguel; Navarro-Adelantado, Vicente; Jonsson, Gudberg Konrad (Frontiers Media SA, 2020-02-04)
    The main objective of the work is to address the effective behavior of girls and boys through Triadic Motor Games (TMG). A chasing game “The Maze” was applied on two class groups with a total of 42 players, 18 girls, and 24 boys, who were 12- and ...
  • Nassan, Feiby L.; Jensen, Tina K.; Priskorn, Lærke; Halldorsson, Thorhallur; Chavarro, Jorge E.; Jørgensen, Niels (American Medical Association (AMA), 2020-02-21)
    Importance: Diet may play a role in testicular function, but data on how adherence to different diet patterns influences human testicular function are scarce. Objective: To determine whether adherence to specific dietary patterns is associated with ...

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