Recent Submissions

  • Blockchain based energy transactions for a prosumer community 

    Karandikar, Nikita (PhD thesis UiS;, Doctoral thesis, 2021-09)
    Integration of solar micro-generation capabilities in domestic contexts is on the rise, leading to the creation of prosumer communities who generate part of the energy they consume. Prosumer communities require a decentralized, ...
  • Predictive Analytics for Maintaining Power System Stability in Smart Energy Communities 

    Pirbazari, Aida Mehdipour (PhD thesis UiS;, Doctoral thesis, 2021-05)
    Digitalization and decentralization of energy supply have introduced several challenges to emerging power grids known as smart grids. One of the significant challenges, on the demand side, is preserving the stability of the ...
  • Automatic Video Analysis in Resuscitation 

    Meinich-Bache, Øyvind (PhD thesis UiS;, Doctoral thesis, 2020-01)
    This thesis investigates possibilities for applying automatic video analysis in the medical context of resuscitation of a patient. Two situations are investigated: 1) Out-of-hospital cardiac arrest (OHCA) where there is a ...
  • Structural Properties of Biological Integral Feedback Motifs 

    Tveit, Daniel Myklatun (PhD thesis UiS;, Doctoral thesis, 2020-09)
    Cells are exposed to a range of external and internal disturbances that may influence the function of cellular processes. The ability of cells to self-regulate and adapt to disturbances enable them to maintain essential ...
  • Information Processing in the Cloud : Resource Allocation and Security Perspective 

    Surbiryala, Jayachander (PhD thesis UiS;487, Doctoral thesis, 2019-09)
    Cloud computing has been adopted at faster rates due to its advantages, that are brought to the customers over the Internet. Usage of various services over the Internet is quite high. Users are storing large amounts of ...
  • Signal Processing for Newborn Survival : from labour to resuscitation 

    Urdal, Jarle (PhD thesis UiS;, Doctoral thesis, 2020-08)
    Stillbirths are a worldwide challenge, with an estimated 2.6 million stillbirths in 2015, of these 1.3 million are estimated to have died during labour and birth, i.e. fresh stillbirth. In addition to the 2.6 million, one ...
  • Table Search, Generation and Completion 

    Zhang, Shuo (PhD thesis UiS;, Doctoral thesis, 2019-10)
    Tables are one of those “universal tools” that are practical and useful in many application scenarios. Tables can be used to collect and organize information from multiple sources and then turn that information into knowledge ...
  • Scheduling Drilling Processes With Petri Nets 

    Nejm, Saadallah (PhD thesis UiS;, Doctoral thesis, 2013)
    Safety issues in drilling are related to two facts: Wells are becoming more complex, and manually piloting a drilling rig is a difficult task which requires highly skilled personnel. Consequently, improving safety is ...
  • White Matter Lesions and Pattern Recognition in MRI of Neurodegenerative Dementia 

    Oppedal, Ketil (PhD thesis UiS;, Doctoral thesis, 2016-11-03)
    Introduction Expected age is increasing globally and dementia is a common outcome for an increasing number of people. Dementia is a demanding syndrome for the patient and the environment as well as it is costly for ...
  • Controller Motifs for Homeostatic Regulation and Their Applications in Biological Systems 

    Thorsen, Kristian (PhD thesis UiS;276, Doctoral thesis, 2015-12-03)
    Living organisms have over billions of years evolved into highly specific and complex entities. Although the range of organisms that inhabit our planet is strikingly diverse, they are all in some extent able to protect ...
  • Security in Critical Information Infrastructures 

    Jaatun, Martin Gilje (PhD thesis UiS;254, Doctoral thesis, 2015-06-05)
    Information and Communication Technologies (ICT) are permeating the critical infrastructures that our modern society relies on, and ICT security is becoming increasingly important to all aspects of our lives. This dissertation ...
  • Event processing applied to streams of TV channel zaps and sensor middleware with virtualization 

    Evensen, Pål (PhD thesis UiS;192, Doctoral thesis, 2013-04-23)
    The last decade has seen an exponential increase in mobile computing devices, as well as an increasing adoption of sensor technology in process industry, homes and public spaces. The increasing amount of information made ...
  • Secure and reliable wireless and ad hoc communications 

    Nguyen, Son Thanh (PhD thesis UiS;82, Doctoral thesis, 2009-11-20)
    Wireless and ad hoc communication systems create additional challenges for the implementation of security and reliability services when compared to fxed networks. On the one hand, the inherent characteristics of wireless ...