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  • Lundmark, Ralf
    et al.
    Swedish Environmental Protection Agency . Taiga Natur.
    Thuresson, Mats
    Swedish Environmental Protection Agency . Executive, Länsstyrelser, Länsstyrelsen Stockholm.
    Hedenbo, Per
    Swedish Environmental Protection Agency . Executive, Länsstyrelser, Länsstyrelsen Västmanlands län.
    Fågelskär i Mälaren 2016: Heltäckande inventering av kolonihäckande sjöfågel2017Report (Other academic)
    Abstract [sv]

    Länsstyrelserna i Uppsala, Södermanlands, Västmanlands och Stockholms län bedriver tillsammans med Mälarens vattenvårdsförbund fågelinventering i Mälaren som en del av den regionala miljöövervakningen. Ralf Lundmark har under 2016 fungerat som fältprojektledare och har författat ett underlag till föreliggande resultatrapport. Per Hedenbo, Länsstyrelsen i Västmanlands län, har producerat områdeskartan samt sammanställt tabellerna över antal inventerade fåglar som återfinns i slutet av dokumentet.

  • Katic, Janko
    et al.
    KTH, School of Information and Communication Technology (ICT), Elektronics, Integrated devices and circuits.
    Rodriguez, Saul
    KTH, School of Information and Communication Technology (ICT), Elektronics, Integrated devices and circuits.
    Rusu, Ana
    KTH, School of Information and Communication Technology (ICT), Elektronics, Integrated devices and circuits.
    An Adaptive FET Sizing Technique for HighEfficiency Thermoelectric Harvesters2016In: 2016 IEEE International Conference on Electronics, Circuits and Systems (ICECS), Monte Carlo: IEEE, 2016, 504-507 p.Conference paper (Refereed)
    Abstract [en]

    A theoretical analysis of losses in low power thermoelectric harvester interfaces is used to find expressions for properly sizing the power transistors according to the input voltage level. These expressions are used to propose an adaptive FET sizing technique that tracks the input voltage level and automatically reconfigures the converter in order to improve its conversion efficiency. The performance of a low-power thermoelectric energy harvesting interface with and without the proposed technique is evaluated by circuit simulations under different input voltage/power conditions. The simulation results show that the proposed technique improves the conversion efficiency of the energy harvesting interface up to 12% at the lowest input voltage/power levels.

  • Willner, Sam
    Linköpings universitet.
    Mortality in history: Gender and Mortality with Regard to Marital Status in 19th Century Sweden2001In: Nordic Demography in History and Present-Day Society / [ed] Lars-Göran Tedebrand och Peter Sköld, Umeå: Umeå universitet , 2001, 233-244 p.Chapter in book (Other academic)
  • Ringström, Hans
    KTH, School of Engineering Sciences (SCI), Mathematics (Dept.), Mathematics (Div.).
    Proof of the cosmic no-hair conjecture in the T3-Gowdy symmetric Einstein-Vlasov setting2016In: Journal of the European Mathematical Society (Print), ISSN 1435-9855, E-ISSN 1435-9863, Vol. 18, no 7, 1565-1650 p.Article in journal (Refereed)
  • Zhang, Hong
    et al.
    School of Medicine, Örebro University, Örebro, Sweden.
    Zhu, Zhen-Long
    Department of Pathology, The First Hospital of Hebei Medical University, Shijiazhuang, China.
    Wang, Da-Wei
    Department of Stomatology, The Third Hospital of Hebei Medical University, Shijiazhuang, China.
    Yang, Yan-Hong
    Department of Pathology, The First Hospital of Hebei Medical University, Shijiazhuang, China.
    Wang, Hao
    Department of Stomatology, The Third Hospital of Hebei Medical University, Shijiazhuang, China.
    Sun, Xiao-Feng
    Linköping University, Department of Clinical and Experimental Medicine, Division of Clinical Sciences. Linköping University, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences. Region Östergötland, Center for Surgery, Orthopaedics and Cancer Treatment, Department of Oncology.
    Upregulation of nucleoporin 88 is associated with nodal metastasis and poor differentiation in oral squamous cell carcinoma2016In: International Journal of Clinical and Experimental Medicine, ISSN 1940-5901, E-ISSN 1940-5901, Vol. 9, no 5, 8399-8404 p.Article in journal (Refereed)
    Abstract [en]

    Nucleoporin 88 (Nup 88) is a component of the nuclear pore complexes (NPCs) that mediates nucle-ocytoplasmic trafficking of macromolecules, Nup 88 has been reported to be up-regulated in a wide variety of malignancies. Studies show that overexpression of this antigen is associated with the development, agressiveness, differentiation and prognosis in some tumours. Since no study has been carried out in the relationship between the Nup 88 expression and clinicopathological features in the patients with oral squamous cell carcinoma (OSCC), this study aimed to determine Nup 88 expression in OSCC and its clinicopathological significance. Nup 88 expression was examined by immunohistochemistry in 20 normal oral mucosa specimens and 83 OSCC tissues. The frequency of positive Nup 88 expression was gradually increased from normal oral mucosa (10%) to primary OSCC (40%, P=0.012). The Nup 88 positive rate in OSCC patient with nodal metastasis was significantly higher than those with-out nodal metastasis(64% vs. 21%, P=0.000085). The frequency of positive Nup 88 expression was significantly different between worse and better differentiation (80 vs. 27%, P=0.000024). Nup 88 expression was not related to the patients’ gender, age, location and tumour size (P>0.05). In conclusion, Nup 88 may play an important role in tumorigenesis in oral squamous cell carcinoma. Upregulation of Nup 88 is associated with nodal metastasis and poor differentiation in oral squamous cell carcinoma.

  • Mamelund, Svenn-Erik
    Högskolan i Oslo.
    Mortality in history: Mortality and Life Expectancy in Rendalen and Norway 1770-1900: Period and Cohort Perspective2001In: Nordic Demography in History and Present-Day Society / [ed] Lars-Göran Tedebrand and Peter Sköld, Umeå: Umeå universitet , 2001, 201-231 p.Chapter in book (Other academic)
  • Garðarsdóttir, Ólöf
    et al.
    University of Iceland.
    Guttormsson, Loftur
    University of Iceland.
    Mortality in history: Regional Aspects of the Development of Health Reforms and the Decline in Infant Mortality in 19th Century Iceland2001In: Nordic Demography in History and Present-Day Society / [ed] Lars-Göran Tedebrand, Umeå: Umeå universitet , 2001, 179-200 p.Chapter in book (Other academic)
  • Public defence: 2017-04-18 14:00 FA31, Stockholm
    Basso, Simone
    KTH, School of Engineering Sciences (SCI), Physics, Nuclear Power Safety.
    Particulate Debris Spreading and Coolability2017Doctoral thesis, comprehensive summary (Other academic)
    Abstract [en]

    In Nordic design of boiling water reactors, a deep water pool under the reactor vessel is employed for the core melt fragmentation and the long term cooling of decay heated corium debris in case of a severe accident. To assess the effectiveness of such accident management strategy the Risk-Oriented Accident Analysis Methodology has been proposed. The present work contributes to the further development of the methodology and is focused on the issue of ex-vessel debris coolability.

    The height and shape of the porous debris bed are among the most important factors that determine if the debris can be cooled by natural circulation of water. The bed geometry is formed in the process of melt release, fragmentation, sedimentation and packing of the debris in the pool. Bed shape is affected by the coolant flow that induces movement of particles in the pool and after settling on top of the bed. The later one is called debris bed self-leveling phenomenon.

    In this study, the self-leveling was investigated experimentally and analytically. Experiments were carried out in order to collect data necessary for the development of a numerical model with an empirical closure. The self-leveling model was coupled to a model for prediction of the debris bed dryout. Such coupled code allows to calculate the time necessary to have a coolable configuration of the bed. The influence of input parameters was assessed through sensitivity analysis in order to screen out the less influential parameters.

    Results of the risk analysis are reported as complementary cumulative distribution functions of the conditional containment failure probability (CCFP).

    Sensitivity analyses identified: effective particle diameter and debris bed porosity as the parameters that provide the largest contribution to the CCFP uncertainty. It is found that the effect of the initial maximum height of the bed on the CCFP is reduced by the self-leveling.

  • Fure, Eli
    Mortality in history: The Decline in Mortality in the Norwegian Parish Asker and Baerum ca. 1750-18502001In: Nordic Demography in History and Present-Day Society / [ed] Lars-Göran Tedebrand and Peter Sköld, Umeå: Umeå universitet , 2001, 165-177 p.Chapter in book (Other academic)
  • Duvander, Ann-Zofie E.
    Stockholms universitet.
    Cohabitation and marriage: Who Plans to Marry and Who Marries? A Study of Men's Propensity to Marry in Sweden in the Early 1990s2001In: Nordic Demography in History and Present-Day Society, Umeå: Umeå universitet , 2001, 101-120 p.Chapter in book (Other academic)
  • Public defence: 2017-04-26 13:00 F3, Stockholm
    Moyo, Kerbina
    KTH, School of Architecture and the Built Environment (ABE), Real Estate and Construction Management, Real Estate Planning and Land Law.
    Women's Access to Land in Tanzania: The Case of the Makete District2017Doctoral thesis, monograph (Other academic)
    Abstract [en]

    Access to land is crucial for combating discrimination. Women who are denied such access tend to be disadvantaged, a pattern that results in economic powerlessness. Tanzana is among the most undeveloped nations in the world, where gender inequalities with respect to accessing land are central problems. This study consequently aims at investigating women's access to land through customary land tenure in the Makete district in Tanzania. A case study strategy was adopted to address the research problem, whereby interviews, focus group discussions and documentary reviews were the main data collection methods.

    The findings indicate that the majority of women within villages are illiterate; unaware of any existing entitlements and lacking insufficient assets to fight for their rights, and that their involvement in land administration institutions is limited. At the familiy level, daughters and women are deprived of any right to possess land through inheritance because relatives believe they will be married to other families from which they will then gain access to land. This generally has been proven not to be the case. After marriage, women commonly are apportioned land strictly for crop cultivation (usufruct rights). Consequently, there are many challenges in realising women's property rights in Tanzania. These challenges include the dualisim of the property rights system: customary tenure operates alongside statutory tenure; inadequate knowledge about women's property rights by both women and men; negative attitudes towards women's influence, position, capability and reputation; outdated customs; archaic and conflicting interests in laws; and lack of legal capacity (empowerment) as to property rights.

    The most important tools for meeting these challenges include education and awareness campaigns that are designed to build the capacity of citizens as to the necessity of equity in access to property rights (land) using various legal tools at varying levels. Other measures include amending and repealing outdated laws, including provisons dicriminating against women's property rights and contradicting constitutional provisons and other international instruments. Other avenues are advocacy and working for behavioural chages can also be invoked by empowering individuals at all stages of life, supporting their involvement in productive activities and creating group networks, and facilitating the formation of community-based organisations as well as building capacity by mainstreaming land adminstration institutions.

  • Andersson, Gunnar
    Stockholms universitet.
    Cohabitation and marrige: Trends in Childbearing and Nuptiality in Sweden, 1961(71)-19972001In: Nordic Demography in History and Present-Day Society / [ed] Lars-Göran Tedebrand and Peter Sköld, Umeå: Umeå universitet , 2001, 67-100 p.Chapter in book (Other academic)
  • Daugaard, Solveig
    Linköping University, Department of Culture and Communication, Language and Culture. Linköping University, Faculty of Arts and Sciences.
    En kvantefysiker går til kamp mod verdens undergang: Anmeldelse af Peter Høeg, Effekten af Susan2014In: Kritik, ISSN 0454-5354, no 211, 197-183 p.Article, book review (Other (popular science, discussion, etc.))
  • Daugaard, Solveig
    Linköping University, Department of Culture and Communication, Language and Culture. Linköping University, Faculty of Arts and Sciences.
    Åh, Instagram: Anmeldelse af Mads Eslund imnothererepresentinghardbodies2016In: Dagbladet InformationArticle, book review (Other (popular science, discussion, etc.))
  • Daugaard, Solveig
    Linköping University, Department of Culture and Communication, Language and Culture. Linköping University, Faculty of Arts and Sciences.
    Den kulturelle skam overvundet med humor2015In: Dagbladet InformationArticle in journal (Other (popular science, discussion, etc.))
  • Daugaard, Solveig
    Linköping University, Department of Culture and Communication, Language and Culture. Linköping University, Faculty of Arts and Sciences.
    Brontë gjorde kvindeligt navlepilleri muligt2015In: Dagbladet InformationArticle in journal (Other (popular science, discussion, etc.))
  • Volkwyn, Trevor
    et al.
    Uppsala University, Disciplinary Domain of Science and Technology, Physics, Department of Physics and Astronomy, Physics Didactics. University of the Western Cape.
    Airey, John
    Uppsala University, Disciplinary Domain of Science and Technology, Physics, Department of Physics and Astronomy, Physics Didactics. Stockholm University.
    Gregorcic, Bor
    Uppsala University, Disciplinary Domain of Science and Technology, Physics, Department of Physics and Astronomy, Physics Didactics.
    Heijkenskjöld, Filip
    Uppsala University, Disciplinary Domain of Science and Technology, Physics, Department of Physics and Astronomy, Physics Didactics.
    Multimodal transduction in secondary school physics2016Conference paper (Refereed)
    Abstract [en]

    Teaching always involves the use of a range of modes (see for example discussion in Bezemer & Kress, 2008). Nowhere is this more apparent than in the teaching of physics, where semiotic resources such as spoken and written language, graphs, diagrams, mathematics, hands on work with apparatus, etc., all need to be appropriately orchestrated in order for students to construct established disciplinary meanings (Lemke, 1998). In this respect it has been argued that there is a critical constellation of modes that is needed for construction of any given disciplinary concept; and that it is the development of “fluency” of translation (transduction) between these modes that makes learning possible (Airey & Linder, 2009).

    Building on this work, we video-filmed secondary physics students working with a laboratory task designed to encourage transduction when learning about coordinate systems.

    Students worked with a small electronic measurement device, IOLab that can be held in the hand. IOLab is linked wirelessly to a computer, which in this case was used to graphically display the x, y and z components of the Earth’s magnetic field. Our intention was for students to practice linking the static representations of coordinate systems in their textbooks to dynamic, real-time changes in the x, y and z values displayed on the computer screen as they manipulated the IOLab.

    Preliminary data analysis confirms that the introduction of the IOLab device did indeed promote the desired transduction. However, we also report another finding. The IOLab appeared to function as a catalyst for transduction into an unexpected mode—gesture—with coordinate systems being represented using arms and legs.

    Based on these preliminary findings, we suggest that one of the pedagogical affordances (Airey, 2015) of the IOLab device may be facilitating the introduction of gesture into the physics laboratory.

  • Huang, Hui
    KTH, School of Chemical Science and Engineering (CHE), Chemistry, Surface and Corrosion Science. Shandong University.
    Electrochemical Application and AFM Characterization of Nanocomposites: Focus on Interphase Properties2017Doctoral thesis, comprehensive summary (Other academic)
    Abstract [en]

    The use of graphene and conductive polyaniline nanomaterials in the field of electrochemistry is increasing due to their excellent conductivity, rapid electron transfer and high specific surface area. However, these properties are strongly dependent on the preparation processes. To accelerate the development of advanced electrochemical sensors for the simultaneous detection of trace amounts of heavy metal ions, two facile and green methods are proposed to improve their performance in this thesis. The first one was dedicated to make graphene-carbon nanotube hybrid nanocomposites. The introduction of carbon nanotubes not only greatly enhances the conductivity of graphene but also suppresses, to some degree, the aggregation between graphene nanosheets. Another method proposed in this thesis work was to synthesize a phytic acid doped polyaniline nanofiber based nanocomposite. The synergistic contribution from polyaniline nanofibers and phytic acid enhances the accumulation efficiency and the charge transfer rate of metal ions during the differential pulse anodic stripping voltammetry analysis. The above-mentioned nanocomposite modified electrodes were all successfully applied to real samples for the simultaneous detection of Cd2+ and Pb2+ with good recovery rates. Meanwhile, corrosion protection is another important branch in the field of electrochemistry. In this direction, an active alkyd-polyaniline composite coating with self-healing functionality was prepared. The polyaniline used in this thesis was doped with p-toluene sulfonic acid, which was employed to increase the conductivity of polyaniline, and 1 wt.% of as-prepared polyaniline nanoparticles were found to offer an effective conductive network for anticorrosion. Finally, the reasons that such low loading levels of nanomaterials can result in significantly reinforced properties in nanocomposites were studied with combined atomic force microscopy (AFM) techniques. The results demonstrated that the interphase for a 40-nm-sized silica particle could extend to 55–70 nm in poly(ethyl methacrylate) (PEMA) and poly(isobutyl methacrylate) (PiBMA) polymer matrix, and the interphase exhibited a gradient distribution in surface nanomechanical properties.

  • Naderi, Ali
    et al.
    RISE, Innventia.
    Larsson, Per Tomas
    RISE, Innventia.
    Stevanic Srndovic, Jasna
    RISE, Innventia.
    Lindström, Tom
    RISE, Innventia.
    Erlandsson, Johan
    Effect of the size of the charged group on the properties of alkoxylated NFCs2017In: Cellulose (London), ISSN 0969-0239, E-ISSN 1572-882X, Vol. 24, no 3, 1307-1317 p.Article in journal (Refereed)
    Abstract [en]

    The impact of the size of the charged group on the properties of alkoxylated NFC was studied by two chloroalkyl acid reagents. It was found that the employment of the larger 2-chloropropionic acid reagent leads to improved properties, e.g. higher fraction of nano-sized materials, and significantly better redispersion as compared to when the smaller monochloroacetic acid was employed. The differences in the impacts of the different reagents were hypothesized to be due to a more efficient disruption of the cohesion between the nanofibrils when a larger charged group was employed. 

  • Olande, Oduor
    Mid Sweden University.
    Students' narratives from graphical artefacts: Exploring the use of mathematics tools and forms of expression in students' graphicacy2013Doctoral thesis, monograph (Other academic)
    Abstract [en]

    The research concerns presented in this dissertation addresses aspects of students’ interaction with commonly occurring graphical artefacts in teaching and learning environments. In particular, focus is on how the students make sense of these artefacts in relation to subject specific tools and forms of expression.

    The dissertation comprises of four studies guided by a semiotics cultural- historical perspective to cognition. The first study which is largely quantitative, analyses the percentage scores from students’ responses to selected items from OECD PISA surveys for items containing graphical elements. The second and the third studies in keeping with a more sociocultural perspective to learning as point of departure, examine the students’ collaborative interaction around tasks containing graphical elements. The fourth study explores the nature of students’ solutions from the Swedish national test in mathematics based on a tools and forms of expression sensitive empirically derived construct of Identification contra Critical-analytical approach to graphicacy.

    The main outcomes of these studies can be summarised as follows: first there is justification for re-examining the predominant characterisation of students’ interaction with graphical artefacts. Secondly, while it is not uncommon for students to take a more visual-perceptive and intuitive approach to graphicacy, results from task items interactions indicate that a Critical-analytical approach seems to be more reliable and capable of yielding desirable outcomes. The outcomes of these studies call for vigilance on the type of tasks used in relation to graphicacy and how these can be used to foster students’ Critical-analytical disposition.

  • Lindgren, Charlotte
    et al.
    Dalarna University, School of Humanities and Media Studies, French.
    Johansson, Sören
    Dalarna University, School of Humanities and Media Studies, Sound and Music Production.
    Rosenkvist, Wei Hing
    Dalarna University, School of Humanities and Media Studies, Chinese.
    Malmsten, Solveig
    Dalarna University, School of Humanities and Media Studies, Swedish.
    Charlotte Lindgren intervjuar Wei Hing Rosenkvist och Solveig Malmsten inför Grammatikdagen 2017 vid Högskolan Dalarna2017Other (Other (popular science, discussion, etc.))
    Abstract [sv]

    Sören Johansson, universitetsadjunkt i ljud- och musikproduktion och Charlotte Lindgren, universitetslektor i franska, är båda pedagogiska utvecklare vid Akademin Humaniora och Medier, Högskolan Dalarna. De har producerat denna podcast om grammatikundervisning i språk för att uppmärksamma årets Grammatikdag. Den 17 mars 2017 är det nämligen dags att fira Grammatikdagen. Grammatikdagen är ett ideellt initiativ med Språkkonsulterna och Svensklärarföreningen som huvudarrangörer. Dagen firas på skolor och universitet, mer information finns på www.grammatikdagen.se. Podcasten innehåller en intervju med Wei Hing Rosenkvist, lektor i kinesiska och Solveig Malmsten, lektor i svenska vid Högskolan Dalarna.

  • Public defence: 2017-04-07 10:00 Vivi Täckholmsalen (Q-salen), NPQ-huset, Stockholm
    von Essen, Gabriella
    Stockholm University, Faculty of Science, Department of Molecular Biosciences, The Wenner-Gren Institute.
    Energy flow and metabolic efficiency attributed to brown adipose tissue2017Doctoral thesis, comprehensive summary (Other academic)
    Abstract [en]

    The large capacity of brown adipose tissue (BAT) to expend energy as heat makes it an interesting potential player in weight regulation and other metabolic conditions. This is of particular interest as it has been recognized that adult humans possess BAT. The protein responsible for the heat production is uncoupling protein 1 (UCP1), which, as the name implies, uncouples the respiratory chain from ATP production; instead heat is produced. Cold is the strongest recruiter and activator of BAT. However, also obesogenic food has a low but nonetheless significant effect on the recruitment and activation of UCP1, although the significance of this has been discussed.

    In the present thesis, I have studied the effect of diet on BAT and the possibilities for it to be obesity-protective. This can be done by comparing responses in wild-type mice and in UCP1-ablated mice. Since the effect of diet on BAT is low, it is of importance to control the temperature and maintain thermoneutrality. Other confounding factors to keep in mind are differences in actual energy and composition of food and also cohort differences. When controlling all the parameters mentioned and giving the mice the same obesogenic diet, the mice possessing UCP1 compared to UCP1-ablated mice had higher energy expenditure, and lower weight gain, despite eating more. This confirms the presence of a UCP1-dependent diet-induced thermogenesis. Thus, the conclusion must be that possessing UCP1 does result in obesity protection at thermoneutrality. However, the relevance for human energy balance is still not established.

  • Public defence: 2017-04-07 13:00 sal FA32, AlbaNova universitetscentrum, Stockholm
    Jakobsson, Emma
    Stockholm University, Faculty of Science, Department of Physics.
    Shapes of Spacetimes: Collected tales of black holes2017Doctoral thesis, comprehensive summary (Other academic)
    Abstract [en]

    In theory, the existence of black holes is predicted by general relativity. In reality, there is a general consensus that they exist in space; in particular at the center of many galaxies. The theory of black holes has been around for decades, but there are still interesting questions calling for attention. This doctoral thesis and its four contributions touches upon some of these questions.

    One challenging theoretical aspect of black holes lies in their definition, the event horizon. For several reasons, this definition is not satisfactory in many contexts, and alternative horizons based on the concept of trapped surfaces have been suggested to take its place. The question raised in Paper I has to do with the location of such surfaces in a simple model of gravitational collapse, the Oppenheimer-Snyder model.

    A different scenario of gravitational collapse, that of a null shell of dust collapsing in flat spacetime, is the starting point of the original formulation of the Penrose inequality. By a reformulation, this inequality can be turned into a purely geometric relation in Minkowski space. In Paper IV we formulate and prove a (2+1)-dimensional version in anti-de Sitter space.

    The Penrose inequality sometimes goes under the name of the "isoperimetric inequality for black holes". In Paper III a different kind of isoperimetric inequality is discussed (with less rigour), namely that of the volume contained in a black hole with a given area.

    In Paper II, the subject of limits of spacetimes is visualized. Again, (2+1)-dimensional anti-de Sitter space finds its use, as a one parameter family of surfaces, capturing the geometry of charged black hole spacetimes, is embedded in it. Thus different limiting procedures are illustrated.

    Finally, interesting models can be constructed by cutting and gluing in spacetimes, but in doing so one needs to take care, in order to obtain a physically realistic model. With this background as motivation, a study of Lorentzian cones is given.

    Taken together, all of these contributions make up a collection of interesting aspects of black hole geometry, or, shapes of spacetimes.

  • Zetterholm, My
    et al.
    Linnaeus University, Faculty of Technology, Department of Informatics.
    Brandt, Patrik
    Linnaeus University, Faculty of Technology, Department of Informatics.
    Jokela, Päivi
    Linnaeus University, Faculty of Technology, Department of Informatics.
    Physio-digital Convergence: Aspects on Security2016In: Proceedings of 7th International Conference “Information Systems and Technology Innovations: the New Paradigm for a Smarter Economy" / [ed] Kozeta Sevrani, Tirana: University of Tirana , 2016, 1Conference paper (Refereed)
    Abstract [en]

    The fast progressing development of mobile technologies and health applications has given rise to trends like health tracking and quantify self. This kind of mobile health applications can measure an increasing amount of physiological parameters, which implies an increasing interconnectivity between users and mobile technologies. An explorative pre-study was made which studied the relation between users and mobile technologies on students in Sweden and Albania. The results imply an increasing interconnectivity between users and mobile technologies and this can be considered as both a physical and psychological phenomenon. From a system perspective the physiological and digital systems can be seen as converging, driven by both technical innovations and user behavior. This blurring of system boundaries requires for reflections within philosophy and ethics as well as security and integrity. The concept of Physio-digital convergence is proposed as a perspective to further analyze this development. Recommendations on further research include integrity and security issues, which are both pointed out as critical aspects in this context. 

  • Chen, Zheng
    et al.
    Linköping University, Department of Electrical Engineering, Communication Systems. Linköping University, Faculty of Science & Engineering.
    Pappas, Nikolaos
    Linköping University, Department of Science and Technology, Communications and Transport Systems. Linköping University, Faculty of Science & Engineering.
    Kountouris, Marios
    Huawei Technologies, France.
    Energy Harvesting in Delay-Aware Cognitive Shared Access Networks2017In: IEEE Workshop on Emerging Energy Harvesting Solutions for 5G Networks (5G-NRG), IEEE, 2017Conference paper (Refereed)
    Abstract [en]

    In this work, we study the effect of energy harvesting in a cognitive shared access network with delay constraints on the primary user. We model the distribution of secondary nodes by a homogeneous Poisson point process (PPP), while the primary user is located at fixed location. The secondary users are assumed to have always packets to transmit whilst the primary transmitter has bursty traffic. We assume an energy harvesting zone around the primary transmitter and a guard zone around the primary receiver. The secondary users are transmitting in a random access manner, however, transmissions of secondary nodes are restricted by their battery status and location. Targeting at achieving the maximum secondary throughput under primary delay constraints, we analyze the impact of various parameters on the performance of the considered network. Our results provide insights into the optimization of access protocol parameters for the energy harvesting-based cognitive shared access network with delay constraints. 

  • Elfgren, Lennart
    Luleå University of Technology, Department of Civil, Environmental and Natural Resources Engineering, Structural and Fire Engineering.
    Maskinfundament: Beräkning av egensvängningar1984Other (Other academic)
    Abstract [sv]

    En metod presenteras för att beräkna translations- och translationssvängningar för maskinfundament av betong. Metoden illustreras med ett beräkningsexempel.

  • Hefni, Mohammed E.
    et al.
    Linnaeus University, Faculty of Health and Life Sciences, Department of Chemistry and Biomedical Sciences. Mansoura University, Egypt.
    Shalaby, Mohamed T.
    Mansoura University, Egypt.
    Mohamed, Rasha A.
    Mansoura University, Egypt.
    Elwa, Ahmad M.
    Mansoura University, Egypt.
    Witthöft, Cornelia M.
    Linnaeus University, Faculty of Health and Life Sciences, Department of Chemistry and Biomedical Sciences.
    Effect of a 12-Week Dietary Intervention with Folic Acid or Folate-Enhanced Foods on Folate Status in Healthy Egyptian Women2016In: Food and Nutrition Sciences, ISSN 2157-944X, E-ISSN 2157-9458, Vol. 7, 1339-1351 p.Article in journal (Refereed)
    Abstract [en]

    The Egyptian government introduced wheat-flour fortification with iron and folic acid to reduce the incidence of neural tube defects, but suspended it for technical reasons. We previously developed novel legume foods with enhanced folate content. In this study, we investigated the efficacy of 12-week intervention with folate-en- hanced foods versus folic acid supplement in improving folate status in Egyptian women. A randomized, parallel intervention trial with two active groups (n = 19, n = 18) and one blinded control group (n = 20) was executed over 12 weeks. Volunteers received either germinated legume foods and orange juice (≈250 μg/d folate) or folic acid supplement (500 μg/d) or apple juice (0 μg/d folate). Folate status was assessed by erythrocyte and plasma folate and total homocysteine (tHcy) at day 0, and after 8 and 12 weeks of intervention. After 12 weeks, mean plasma folate increased by 14 (P < 0.0001) and 12 (P < 0.0001) nmoL in the folic acid and food group, respectively. Erythrocyte folate concentration increased in the folic acid group from 614 to 912 (P < 0.0001) and in the food group from 631 to 914 nmoL (P < 0.0001). After 12 weeks, 90% of subjects in the folic acid group and 70% in the food group had erythrocyte folate concentrations exceeding 906 nmol/L. tHcy concentration was decreased by 20% (P = 0.007) and 18% (P = 0.006) in the folic acid and food group, respectively, but remained unchanged in the control group during intervention. Folate-enhanced foods effectively improve folate status in women of reproductive age. These foods could be used as a complement to folic acid fortification 

  • Bengtsson, Niklas
    Uppsala University, Disciplinary Domain of Humanities and Social Sciences, Faculty of Social Sciences, Department of Economics.
    Are Religions for Sale? Evidence from the Swedish Church Revolt over Same-Sex Marriage2017Report (Other academic)
    Abstract [en]

    Religious leaders sometimes condemn progressive social norms. In this paper,I revisit David Hume’s hypothesis that secular states can “bribe” churches intoadopting less strict religious doctrines. The hypothesis is difficult to test due toreverse causality: more liberal theologies may attract more political support inthe first place. To circumvent this problem, I focus on a theological conflict oversame-sex marriage within the Church of Sweden and take advantage of politicalregulations that effectively make some parishes shareholders of the church’sstate-protected property. The shares used for statistical identification are tied toproperty rights assigned more than 300 years ago, and they cannot be sold, tradedor amended by the individual parishes. I find that priests in shareholding parishesare less likely to publicly oppose same-sex marriage. The effect is stronger inparishes with more conservative members. The combined results are consistentwith a model of clerical opportunism, in which access to political rents increasesthe clergy’s loyalty to the political sponsors relative to the local community.

  • Lundberg, Evelina
    et al.
    Uppsala University, Disciplinary Domain of Humanities and Social Sciences, Faculty of Social Sciences, Department of Economics.
    Svaleryd, Helena
    Uppsala University, Disciplinary Domain of Humanities and Social Sciences, Faculty of Social Sciences, Department of Economics.
    Birth Order and Child Health2017Report (Other academic)
    Abstract [en]

    Previous research has established that birth order affects outcomes such as educational achievements, IQ and earnings. The mechanisms behind these effects are, however, still largely unknown. In this paper, we examine birth-order effects on health, and whether health at young age could be a transmission channel for birth-order effects observed later in life. We find no support for the birth-order effect having a biological origin; rather firstborns have worse health at birth. This disadvantage is reversed in early age and later-born siblings are more likely to be hospitalized for injuries and avoidable conditions, which could be related to less parental attention. In adolescence and as young adults, younger siblings are more likely to be of poor mental health and to be admitted to hospital for alcohol induced health conditions. We also critically test for reverse causality by estimating fertility responses to the health of existing children. We conclude that the effects on health are not severely biased; however, the large negative birth-order effects on infant mortality are partly due to endogenous fertility responses. Overall our results suggest that birth order effects are due to differential parental investment because parents’ time and resources are limited.

  • Public defence: 2017-03-31 10:00 Gladan, Stockholm
    Andersson, Martin
    KTH, School of Industrial Engineering and Management (ITM), Machine Design (Dept.).
    An experimental investigation of spur gear efficiency and temperature: A comparison between ground and superfinished surfaces2017Doctoral thesis, comprehensive summary (Other academic)
    Abstract [en]

    This thesis focuses on reliability when testing gear efficiency and on how gear mesh efficiency can be increased without detrimental effects on the gears. Test equipment commonly used in gear research was analysed to identify important parameters for gear efficiency testing. The effect of the bearing model's load-dependent losses on gear mesh efficiency was also investigated. Two different surface finishes of gears, ground and superfinished, were investigated to determine how two different load levels during running-in affect gear mesh efficiency and changes in surface roughness. Efficiency and gear temperature were also measured for ground and superfinished gears with dip lubrication, as well as two different forms of spray lubrication (before and after gear mesh contact).

    Tests on a gear test rig, showed that different assemblies of the same test setup can yield different measurements of torque loss. The applied bearing model had a significant effect on the estimated gear mesh efficiency. The mesh efficiency of ground gears is affected by the running-in procedure, with a higher running-in load resulting in a higher mesh efficiency than a lower load. This effect was not seen for superfinished gears, which show the same gear mesh efficiency for both running-in loads. Gearbox efficiency increased with spray lubrication rather than dip lubrication. The gear mesh efficiency increased, and thus gear temperatures were reduced, when superfinished gears were used rather than ground gears. A lower gear temperature was measured when gears were spray lubricated at the mesh inlet rather than the mesh outlet.

  • Andersson, Anders
    et al.
    Swedish National Road and Transport Research Institute, Traffic and road users, Körsimulering och visualisering, SIM.
    Andersson Hultgren, Jonas
    Swedish National Road and Transport Research Institute, Traffic and road users, Körsimulering och visualisering, SIM.
    Leandertz, Rickard
    Johansson, Martin
    Pitch Technologies.
    Steve, Betnér
    Pitch Technologies.
    Jakobson, Ola
    Volvo Car Corporation.
    Rolff, Fredrik
    Volvo Car Corporation.
    SimArch 2: Implementation and demonstration of the SimArch architecture2017Report (Other academic)
    Abstract [en]

    Complexity in modern vehicles consists of an increasingly large multitude of components that operate together. While functional verification of individual components is important, it is also important to test systems of interacting components within a driving environment, both from a functional perspective and from a driver perspective. One proven way for testing is vehicle simulators and in this work the main goals have been to increase flexibility and scalability by introducing a distributed driving simulator platform. 

    A distributed simulation architecture was designed and implemented, based on user needs defined in a previous project, which divides a driving simulator environment into four major entities with well-defined interfaces. These entities are Session Control, Environment Simulator, Driving Simulator and Vehicle simulator. High Level Architecture (HLA) Evolved, an IEEE standard, was chosen as the standard for communication. HLA Evolved is based on a publish-subscribe architecture, and is commonly used for distributed simulations. The entities and the communication topology are described in detail in the report.

    The evaluation of the distributed simulation architecture focused on flexibility and scalability, and on timing performance. Results show that the implemented distributed simulation architecture compared to the non-modified architecture increased flexibility and scalability, as several distributed setups were tested successfully. However, it also has an inherent communication latency due to packaging and sending of data between entities, which was estimated to be one millisecond. This is an effect which needs to be considered for a distributed simulation. Especially if the communication between the Driving Simulator and the Vehicle Simulator is sensitive to such delays. During evaluations of the distributed simulation architecture, the Driving Simulator and the Vehicle Simulator were always located at one site in a low latency configuration.

  • Gårdfeldt, Katarina (Editor)
    Lindgren, Åsa (Editor)
    SWEDARCTIC Arctic Ocean 2016: Expedition Report2017Report (Other academic)
  • Public defence: 2017-04-07 10:15 TEMCAS, T building, Linköping
    Upadhyaya, Prabhat
    Linköping University, Department of Thematic Studies, Tema Environmental Change. Linköping University, Faculty of Arts and Sciences. Linköping University, Centre for Climate Science and Policy Research, CSPR.
    National Appropriateness of International Climate Policy Frameworks in India, Brazil, and South Africa2017Doctoral thesis, comprehensive summary (Other academic)
    Abstract [en]

    How does the international climate policy frameworks influence the domestic institutional responses to climate mitigation in emerging economies? And how, in turn, do domestic institutions and politics in emerging economies influence the fate of international climate policy frameworks? The thesis provides answers to these questions by studying domestic engagements with Nationally Appropriate Mitigation Actions in three emerging economies – India, Brazil, and South Africa. The thesis specifically studies how these engagements were influenced by the domestic institutional context provided by national climate policy, norms, and institutional capacity in the three countries. Drawing upon the variations in the engagements with nationally appropriate mitigation actions, made visible by use of the policy cycle as a heuristic device, the thesis informs the implementation of another nascent, yet prevalent, international climate policy framework – Nationally Determined Contributions. The thesis identifies how engagements with nationally appropriate mitigation actions varied in India, Brazil, and South Africa in agenda-setting, policy formulation, decision-making, implementation, and evaluation. In cases where international support is considered crucial for taking mitigation actions, external factors such as lack of clarity on definitional aspects and availability of international support can hamper the prospects of such frameworks at the agenda-setting and policy formulation stages. Efforts to engage with these frameworks under this uncertainty are held back by non-decisions, overriding national climate policy, as well as by uneven inter-ministerial coordination. The thesis argues that successful implementation of upcoming Nationally Determined  Contributions will be influenced by a country’s ability to align them with its national climate policy, localization of the transnational norms, and the extent to which efforts to enhance institutional capacity for  coordinating the implementation of national climate policy are made. In sum, the effective implementation of International Climate Policy Frameworks will be dependent on the willingness of the state to  provide oversight and coordination, and clarity on the availability of international support.

  • Söderholm, Kristina
    Luleå University of Technology, Department of Business Administration, Technology and Social Sciences, Social Sciences.
    Snart sluteldat för Luleås kråkor: Förhandlingar under 1970-talet inför tillvaratagandet av stålverkets överskottsgas i det lokala fjärrvärmenätet2017Report (Refereed)
  • Public defence: 2017-03-29 10:15 Visionen, Hus B, Linköping
    Zhao, Yuxin
    Linköping University, Department of Electrical Engineering, Automatic Control. Linköping University, Faculty of Science & Engineering.
    Position Estimation in Uncertain Radio Environments and Trajectory Learning2017Licentiate thesis, comprehensive summary (Other academic)
    Abstract [en]

    To infer the hidden states from the noisy observations and make predictions based on a set of input states and output observations are two challenging problems in many research areas. Examples of applications many include position estimation from various measurable radio signals in indoor environments, self-navigation for autonomous cars, modeling and predicting of the traffic flows, and flow pattern analysis for crowds of people. In this thesis, we mainly use the Bayesian inference framework for position estimation in an indoor environment, where the radio propagation is uncertain. In Bayesian inference framework, it is usually hard to get analytical solutions. In such cases, we resort to Monte Carlo methods to solve the problem numerically. In addition, we apply Bayesian nonparametric modeling for trajectory learning in sport analytics.

    The main contribution of this thesis is to propose sequential Monte Carlo methods, namely particle filtering and smoothing, for a novel indoor positioning framework based on proximity reports. The experiment results have been further compared with theoretical bounds derived for this proximity based positioning system. To improve the performance, Bayesian non-parametric modeling, namely Gaussian process, has been applied to better indicate the radio propagation conditions. Then, the position estimates obtained sequentially using filtering and smoothing are further compared with a static solution, which is known as fingerprinting.

    Moreover, we propose a trajectory learning framework for flow estimation in sport analytics based on Gaussian processes. To mitigate the computation deficiency of Gaussian process, a grid-based on-line algorithm has been adopted for real-time applications. The resulting trajectory modeling for individual athlete can be used for many purposes, such as performance prediction and analysis, health condition monitoring, etc. Furthermore, we aim at modeling the flow of groups of athletes, which could be potentially used for flow pattern recognition, strategy planning, etc.

  • Andersson, Gunnar
    Cohabitation and marriage: Trends in Childbearing and Nuptiality in Sweden, 1961(71)-19972001In: Nordic Demography in History and Present-Day Society / [ed] Lars-Göran Tedebrand and Peter Sköld, Umeå: Umeå universitet , 2001, 67-100 p.Chapter in book (Other academic)
  • Hagnell, Mats
    Methods and sources of demography: A Demographic Application of the Estimation of a Varma Model with a Latent Variable2001In: Nordic Demography in History and Present-Day Society / [ed] Lars-Göran Tedebrand and Peter Sköld, Umeå: Umeå universitet , 2001, 47-64 p.Chapter in book (Other academic)
  • Fogelvik, Stefan
    Methods and sources of demography: Life and Death in an Urban Setting - the People of Gamla stan and Södermalm 1878-1926. Examples of the Use of Individually Based Longitudinal Data to Describe Time-space Variations in Urban Demographic Dynamics and Change2001In: Nordic Demography in History and Present-Day Society / [ed] Lars-Göran Tedebrand and Peter Sköld, Umeå: Umeå universitet , 2001, 37-46 p.Chapter in book (Other academic)
  • Blomquist, Anna
    Methods and sources of demography: A Comparison Between Two Forecasting Models2001In: Nordic Demography in History and Present-Day Society, Umeå: Umeå universitet , 2001, 21-36 p.Chapter in book (Other academic)
  • Akay, Altug
    KTH, School of Technology and Health (STH), Health Systems Engineering, Systems Safety and Management.
    A Novel Method to Intelligently Mine Social Media to Assess Consumer Sentiment of Pharmaceutical Drugs2017Doctoral thesis, comprehensive summary (Other academic)
    Abstract [en]

    This thesis focuses on the development of novel data mining techniques that convert user interactions in social media networks into readable data that would benefit users, companies, and governments. The readable data can either warn of dangerous side effects of pharmaceutical drugs or improve intervention strategies. A weighted model enabled us to represent user activity in the network, that allowed us to reflect user sentiment of a pharmaceutical drug and/or service. The result is an accurate representation of user sentiment. This approach, when modified for specific diseases, drugs, and services, can enable rapid user feedback that can be converted into rapid responses from consumers to industry and government to withdraw possibly dangerous drugs and services from the market or improve said drugs and services.

    Our approach monitors social media networks in real-time, enabling government and industry to rapidly respond to consumer sentiment of pharmaceutical drugs and services.

  • Tedebrand, Lars-Göran
    et al.
    Umeå University, Faculty of Arts, Department of historical, philosophical and religious studies.
    Sköld, Peter
    Umeå University, Faculty of Arts, Centre for Sami Research.
    Introduction2001In: Nordic Demography in History and Present-Day Society / [ed] Lars-Göran Tedebrand and Peter Sköld, Umeå: Umeå universitet , 2001, 11-17 p.Chapter in book (Other academic)
  • Edberg, Karin
    et al.
    Södertörn University, School of Social Sciences, Sociology.
    Fransson, Anna-Lisa
    Örebro University.
    Elander, Ingemar
    Örebro University.
    Island and the Pipeline: Gotland Facing the Geopolitical Power of Nord Stream2017Report (Other academic)
    Abstract [en]

    In 2005, the Nord Stream Consortium launched a pipeline project with the intention to bring Russian natural gas to Germany across the Baltic Sea. Although this raised crucial issues of Russia-EU-Sweden relations on security, energy and the environment the focus of this report is on the Gotland local government response to the Nord Stream approach, thus illustrating the need for a transversal human geography-political studies perspective. Situated in the heart of the Baltic Sea, and in line with the established Swedish governmental "remiss" procedure of commission and referral for consideration the Gotland authority was requested by the Swedish Government to make a statement about the pipeline. How-ever, before the government was even asked for permission the Nord Stream Consortium with Russian Gazprom as the major shareholder turned to the Gotland authority with an offer they after some conflict-ridden twists and turns, manifested in three policy lines as described in the report, decided not to refuse. A narrative inspired analytical ap-proach is applied to dissect the more or less contradictory standpoints and legitimating arguments posed by the actors in the political process preceding the local authority decision to accept the Nord Stream offer, i.e. the local scale actors were provoked to take a stand on a big issue raised by a huge multinational company. By in detail examining the local political repercussions of the energy project the case study contributes to a trans-disciplinary understanding of multi-scalar/multi-level govern-ance. In an epilogue the report also highlights the sudden turnaround of the local narrative in autumn 2016 when Gotland Regional Authority was on the brink of making a deal with Nord Stream II. The turnaround flashlights the geopolitical position of the island in the crossfire of inter-ests concerning the Baltic Sea Region.

  • Axell, Cecilia
    et al.
    Linköping University, Department of Social and Welfare Studies, Learning, Aesthetics, Natural science. Linköping University, Faculty of Educational Sciences.
    Boström, Johan
    Linnaeus University, Department of Physics and Electrical Engineering, Växjö, Sweden.
    Preschoolers’ Conceptions of Technological Artefacts and Gender in Picture Books2016In: PATT-32 Proceedings Technology Education for 21st Century Skills / [ed] J. de Vries, Arien Bekker-Holtland and Gerald van Dijk, ITEEA , 2016, 57-64 p.Conference paper (Refereed)
    Abstract [en]

    Picture books are a frequent element of daily preschool activities (Damber, Nilsson & Ohlsson, 2013; Simonsson, 2004; SOU 2006:75). They are important pedagogical tools that can help children acquire an understanding of the everyday technology they come in contact with, as well as the human application of technology (Axell, 2015; Axell & Boström, 2015). These are skills that are emphasised in the Swedish preschool curriculum. In the curriculum it is also stated that the preschool should counteract traditional gender patterns and gender roles (Skolverket, 2010). However, an investigation of a selection of picture books aimed at preschool children shows that the books content is somewhat problematic. Many of the picture books provide a focus on the function of separate artefacts without any sort of context or explanation of their implications in a societal context. There also tends to be an emphasis on traditional masculine-coded technology in the books. Building and making and working with machines is depicted as a male activity. The male stereotype is essentially connected with different kinds of vehicles like cars, airplanes, motorbikes, tractors etc. (Axell & Boström, 2015; See also Holbrok, 2008). Based on these previous findings, the aim of this pilot study was to obtain an initial concept about how children’s literature may influence preschool children’s view on technological artefacts. The study was conducted through semi-structured interviews with four five-year-olds, two girls and two boys. Through a thematic analysis (Braun & Clarke, 2006) three overarching themes were identified: The relationship between design and function, anthropomorphic animals as users of artefacts, and gender and artefacts. Some of the key findings were that the 5-year-olds did not know what “technology” is, but had good knowledge about tools. Additionally, they did not genderise any of the artefacts included in the study.

  • Mosk, Carl
    Small-scale production and urban expansion in industrializing Japan: Nagoya, 1890-19402000In: Population Dynamics during Industrialization / [ed] Anders Brändström and Lars-Göran Tedebrand, Umeå: Umeå universitet , 2000, 227-270 p.Chapter in book (Other academic)
  • Velkomin til Norðurlandaráðs: Starf og starfshættir í Norðurlandaráði2017Other (Other (popular science, discussion, etc.))
    Abstract [is]

    Þessi bæklingur er stutt kynning á starfi Norðurlandaráðs. Kaflarnir eru hafðir stuttir og þar koma einungis fram allra nauðsynlegustu upplýsingar. Frekari fróðleik má nálgast á heimasíðunni www.norden.org, en þar er einnig að finna frekari upplýsingar um norrænt samstarf og ítarlegri umfjöllun um Norðurlandaráð. Þar er einnig hægt að gerast áskrifandi að norrænum fréttabréfum.

  • Tervetuloa Pohjoismaiden neuvostoon: Pohjoismaiden neuvoston työ ja työmuodot2017Other (Other (popular science, discussion, etc.))
    Abstract [fi]

    Tämä esite kertoo lyhyesti Pohjoismaiden neuvostosta ja sen toiminnasta. Esite on muotoiltu tarkoituksella lyhyeksi, ja se sisältää vain kaikkein tärkeimmät asiat. Lisätietoa on verkkosivustossa www.norden.org, josta löytyy tietoa pohjoismaisesta yhteistyöstä yleisesti ja yksityiskohtaista tietoa Pohjoismaiden neuvostosta. Sieltä voi myös tilata pohjoismaisia uutiskirjeitä.

  • Välkommen till Nordiska rådet: Arbetet och arbetsformer i Nordiska rådet2017Other (Other (popular science, discussion, etc.))
    Abstract [sv]

    Den här broschyren ger en kort introduktion till och presentation av arbetet i Nordiska rådet. Texterna till de enskilda avsnitten är medvetet mycket kortfattade och innehåller endast de mest nödvändiga upplysningarna. För ytterligare information hänvisar vi till webbplatsen www.norden.org där man kan inhämta information om det nordiska samarbetet i allmänhet och utförlig information om Nordiska rådet samt prenumerera på olika nordiska nyheter.

  • Velkommen til Nordisk råd: Arbeidet og arbeidsformer i Nordisk råd2017Other (Other (popular science, discussion, etc.))
    Abstract [no]

    Dette heftet er en kort introduksjon til og innføring i arbeidet i Nordisk råd. De enkelte avsnittene er bevisst svært kortfattede og inneholder bare de mest nødvendige opplysningene. For ytterligere informasjon henvises det til hjemmesiden www.norden.org, der du kan finne ytterligere opplysninger om det nordiske samarbeidet og generell og utdypende informasjon om Nordisk råd samt abonnere på forskjellige nordiske nyheter.

  • Velkommen til Nordisk Råd: Arbejdet og arbejdsformer i Nordisk Råd2017Other (Other (popular science, discussion, etc.))
    Abstract [da]

    Denne pjece er en kort introduktion til arbejdet i Nordisk Råd. Den henvender sig primært til nye medlemmer i rådet. For yderligere informationer henvises til www.norden.org, hvor der kan hentes oplysninger om det nordiske samarbejde og uddybende information om Nordisk Råd.

  • Oris, Michel
    The female life course in the industrial cities of the Liege area in the 19th century. First results2000In: Population Dynamics during Industrialization / [ed] Anders Brändström and Lars-Göran Tedebrand, Umeå: Umeå universitet , 2000, 143-225 p.Chapter in book (Other academic)