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    • Sustainability in mining protocols for public blockchains 

      Nilsen, Cecilie Daae (The University of Bergen, 2019-05-04)
      Blockchains are a somewhat new technology with much potential and it is meeting growing public interest. However, with wider use of the technology we face the challenge of sustainability since the current mining protocols ...
      Master thesis
    • Discriminating between surfaces of peripheral membrane proteins and reference proteins using machine learning algorithms 

      Miao, Fengming (The University of Bergen, 2019-04-05)
      In biology, the cell membrane is an important component of a cell and usually works as a “fence” to distinguish the inside and outside of a cell. The key role is to protect the cells from being interfered by their surroundings ...
      Master thesis
    • Computing Connected Components on Multiple GPUs 

      Hellås, Yngve (The University of Bergen, 2018-12-19)
      We look at multiple GPU programming, using the connected components algorithm as the basis when we look into libraries and runtime environment for multiple GPU programming. We also show that Rem is a fast parallel algorithm, ...
      Master thesis
    • Arrangement Problems Parameterized by Neighbourhood Diversity 

      Bakken, Olav Røthe (The University of Bergen, 2018-12-19)
      We show that the arrangement problems BANDWIDTH, DISTORTION and IMBALANCE is FPT when parameterized by neighbourhood diversity, and establish some structural results for CUTWIDTH parameterized by neighbourhood diversity.
      Master thesis
    • Automatic interpretation of otoliths using deep learning 

      Moen, Endre; Handegard, Nils Olav; Allken, Vaneeda; Albert, Ole Thomas; Harbitz, Alf; Malde, Ketil (Public Library of Science, 2018-12-17)
      The age structure of a fish population has important implications for recruitment processes and population fluctuations, and is a key input to fisheries-assessment models. The current method of determining age structure ...
      Journal article
    • Visualization of Longitudinal Phenotypes in the Norwegian Mother and Child Cohort Study 

      Støle, Christoffer Hjeltnes (The University of Bergen, 2018-12-13)
      The Norwegian Mother and Child Cohort Study (MoBa) is a pregnancy cohort study with over 100,000 children enrolled. Data was gathered through questionnaires mailed to the mothers, but also in the form of biological samples ...
      Master thesis
    • A Web-based Solid Waste Management System for Sierra Leone 

      Kayleemasa, Kisimi (The University of Bergen, 2018-12-13)
      The generation of waste is a continuous process as long as human activities are going on in the world. To address the threats that waste poses to life in general, it is important to manage waste properly. Waste management ...
      Master thesis
    • Multiple time–scale dynamics of stage structured populations and derivative–free optimization 

      Schaarschmidt, Ute Alexandra (The University of Bergen, 2018-11-02)
      The parent-progeny (adult fish–juvenile) relationship is central to understanding the dynamics of fish populations. Management and harvest decisions are based on the assumption of a stock-recruitment function that relates ...
      Doctoral thesis
    • Integrating self-collected health data by patients with diabetes in Infodoc 

      Nilsen, Anders Steen (The University of Bergen, 2018-11)
      NSE’s project Full Flow tries to give diabetes patients data to general practitioners and specialists. A prototype extension that can show this content in Infodocs Electric Health Record (EHR) Plenario has been made. In ...
      Master thesis
    • Caligus rogercresseyi acetylcholinesterase types and variants: a potential marker for organophosphate resistance 

      Agusti-Ridaura, Celia; Dondrup, Michael; Horsberg, Tor Einar; Leong, Jong S; Koop, Ben F; Bravo, Sandra; Mendoza, Julio; Kaur, Kiranpreet (Springer Nature, 2018-10-30)
      Background Control of the sea louse Caligus rogercresseyi in the Chilean salmonid industry is reliant on chemical treatments. Azamethiphos was introduced in 2013, although other organophosphates were previously used. In ...
      Journal article
    • Security in Docker Swarm: orchestration service for distributed software systems 

      Sæther, Didrik (The University of Bergen, 2018-10-18)
      With a constantly increasingly number of services in modern software systems (SOA and micro services), managing such service infrastructure becomes a challenge. Docker Swarm is a popular service orchestration solution that ...
      Master thesis
    • Privacy, Security, and Repair in Distributed Storage Systems 

      Kumar, Siddhartha (The University of Bergen, 2018-10-17)
      We are living in the age of information where our lives are shaped by information and communication technologies. As a consequence, there is an explosion in the amount of generated data. Distribute storage systems (DSSs) ...
      Doctoral thesis
    • Virtual Reality games and gamified exercises in physioterapeutic treatment of non-specific low back pain patients with kinesiophobia 

      Larsen, Thomas Fiskeseth (The University of Bergen, 2018-10-15)
      Virtual Reality (VR) hardware has become increasingly cheaper and more available in recent years. Consumer markets, developers and researchers alike have embraced new opportunities to explore novel uses and interactions ...
      Master thesis
    • Exploring Microservice Security 

      Yarygina, Tetiana (The University of Bergen, 2018-10-10)
      Due to rapid transitioning towards digitalized society and extended reliance on interconnected digital systems, computer security is a field of growing importance. Software that we build should be secure, resilient and ...
      Doctoral thesis
    • Code-based cryptography: A superficial introduction 

      Østerhus, Håkon Gjeraker (The University of Bergen, 2018-10-06)
      This thesis provides an overview of some known post-quantum cryptography schemes with special attention given to code-based schemes. It also discusses some challenges that may arise trying to implement a McEliece-like ...
      Master thesis
    • Developing a telemedical tool for detecting oculomotor dysfunctions 

      Vallestad, William Starheim (The University of Bergen, 2018-10)
      As a lot of children have oculomotor dysfunctions without knowing it, a method of efficient screening will help diagnose those suspected of having problems. As it is expensive and time consuming for visual educators ...
      Master thesis
    • Blockchain as a Technology to Facilitate Privacy and Better Health Record Management 

      Gebremedhin, Tsigab Angosom (The University of Bergen, 2018-09-01)
      Fear of stigmatization and discrimination from colleagues, friends and family drives patients with various type of mental health problems away from a traditional face-to-face therapy and enforces them to look for an ...
      Master thesis
    • Newsenhancer 

      Nerdal, Sindre Lilland (The University of Bergen, 2018-08-23)
      This thesis describes a web browser plugin called NewsEnhancer, which has the goal to make it more efficient to read the news. The plugin receives data from a server application, which continuously aggregates meta information ...
      Master thesis
    • Projecting Art into Virtual Reality. Creating artistic scenes through parametrization utilizing a modern game-engine 

      Tistel, Runar (The University of Bergen, 2018-08-21)
      Recent advancements in virtual reality both on the hardware and software front have made high-quality virtual reality experiences both cheaper, and easier to obtain. This thesis aims to explore how virtual reality can be ...
      Master thesis
    • A novel collaboration platform: Structuring books as networks 

      Steensen, Ole Eskild (The University of Bergen, 2018-08-21)
      Ever since Gutenberg introduced the art of printing in Europe in the mid 1400s, the way we consume and author books has remained somewhat static. In spite of several technological advances since that time, the very structure ...
      Master thesis