Doctoral Degree Ceremony 2022

All doctors conferred upon, from autumn 2021 to summer 2022
Profilbilde for Curt Rice

Greetings from the Rector

Congratulations!

Dear new Doctors at NMBU!

A PhD is the pinnacle of the combination of academic studies and research.

We look forward to celebrating you and your big achievement!

Best regards,

Curt Rice

About the NMBU Doctoral Degree Ceremony

NMBU honour their Doctors conferred upon between autumn 2021 and summer 2022 in an open ceremony on 23 September 2022, at 14:00-16:00 Central European Time (CET).

The ceremony will be available from this web page in a recording live stream, and the recording will be available until 1 February 2023. The web page also provides a gallery of the Doctors from this period of time, and is intended to be shared with those who are not able to attend the ceremony in person, and others who could be interested to find out about Doctoral Degrees at NMBU.

To find out more about Doctoral Degrees at NMBU, please visit the web page about the PhD Education.

The live stream of the Doctoral Degree Ceremony 2022

The live stream was recorded and is available from this location until 1 February 2023. Enjoy!

List of the doctors:

Public defences 2021:

Public defences 2022:

Profilbilde for Adam Thomas O'Toole

Adam Thomas O'Toole

Congratulations on the conferment upon the PhD Degree at NMBU, Adam Thomas O'Toole. Your thesis “The agronomic and environmental effects of biochar under field conditions in Norway” was defended on 17 December 2021.

Faculty of Environmental Sciences and Natural Resource Management

Profilbilde for Ajay Yadav

Ajay Yadav

Congratulations on the conferment upon the PhD Degree at NMBU, Ajay Yadav. Your thesis “Neurodevelopmental toxicity of a human relevant mixture of persistent organic pollutants (POPs) and perfluorooctane sulfonic acid (PFOS)” was defended on 5 November 2021.

Faculty of Veterinary Medicine

Profilbilde for Alexandra Eve Joyce Leeper

Alexandra Eve Joyce Leeper

Congratulations on the conferment upon the PhD Degree at NMBU, Alexandra Eve Joyce Leeper. Your thesis “A multi-disciplinary approach using growth performance, gut microbiome, and behaviour to characterise and optimise the impact of dietary protein supply for Atlantic salmon (Salmo salar) aquaculture” was defended on 10 December 2021.

Faculty of Biosciences

Ana María de Lera Garrido

Congratulations on the conferment upon the PhD Degree at NMBU, Ana María de Lera Garrido. Your thesis “Application of external prediction models in forest management inventories based on airborne laser scanning” was defended on 6 May 2022.

Faculty of Environmental Sciences and Natural Resource Management

 

Profilbilde for Andreas Lervik

Andreas Lervik

Congratulations on the conferment upon the PhD Degree at NMBU, Andreas Lervik. Your thesis “Development of a total intravenous anaesthesia regime for use in pigs during live tissue training and biomedical research” was defended on 1 October 2021.

Faculty of Veterinary Medicine

Profilbilde for Anja Standal

Anja Kristin Standal

Congratulations on the conferment upon the PhD Degree at NMBU, Anja Kristin Standal. Your thesis “The Building-Street Relationship Investigating the Art of Compact City Building in Contemporary Norwegian Practice” was defended on 25 March 2022.

Faculty of Landscape and Society

Profilbilde for Anne Flore Bakke

Anne Flore Bakke

Congratulations on the conferment upon the PhD Degree at NMBU, Anne Flore Bakke. Your thesis “Immune responses in Atlantic salmon (Salmo salar) following vaccination and Salmonid alphavirus challenge” was defended on 8 October 2021.

Faculty of Veterinary Medicine

Profilbilde for Anton Stepnov

Anton Stepnov

Congratulations on the conferment upon the PhD Degree at NMBU, Anton Stepnov. Your thesis “An investigation of the interplay between in situ hydrogen peroxide production and catalytic efficiency in lytic polysaccharide monooxygenase reactions” was defended on 28 April 2022.

Faculty of Chemistry, Biotechnology and Food Sciences

Profilbilde for Anupam Gogoi

Anupam Gogoi

Congratulations on the conferment upon the PhD Degree at NMBU, Anupam Gogoi. Your thesis “Virulence mechanisms of Phytophthora cactorum and defence responses by its strawberry host” was defended on 12 October 2021.

Faculty of Biosciences

 

Profilbilde for Awais Arefeen

Awais Arefeen

Congratulations on the conferment upon the PhD Degree at NMBU, Awais Arefeen. Your thesis “Vulnerability, Disasters and Humanitarian Assistance: A Study of Authority Relations and Flooding Events in Baltistan, Pakistan” was defended on 26 November 2021.

Faculty of Landscape and Society

 

Profilbilde for Bart Immerzeel

Bart Immerzeel

Congratulations on the conferment upon the PhD Degree at NMBU, Bart Immerzeel. Your thesis “How green is the green shift? The potential effects of a bioeconomy on ecosystem services in Nordic catchments” was defended on 24 September 2021.

Faculty of Environmental Sciences and Natural Resource Management

Profilbilde for Camilla Fritsvold

Camilla Fritsvold

Congratulations on the conferment upon the PhD Degree at NMBU, Camilla Fritsvold. Your thesis “Pathogenesis studies of cardiomyopathy syndrome (CMS) in Atlantic salmon, Salmo salar L.” was defended on 20 January 2022.

Faculty of Veterinary Medicine

 

Profilbilde for Cathrine Brekke

Cathrine Brekke

Congratulations on the conferment upon the PhD Degree at NMBU, Cathrine Brekke. Your thesis "Genetic variation in recombination rates and genetic shuffling in pigs, cattle and Atlantic salmon" was defended on 13 May 2022.

Faculty of Biosciences

 

Profilbilde for Christina Maria Veit

Christina Maria Veit

Congratulations on the conferment upon the PhD Degree at NMBU, Christina Maria Veit. Your thesis “Effects of a controlled immune activation on social behaviour, neurophysiology and the acute phase response in pigs” was defended on 25 November 2021.

Faculty of Veterinary Medicine

 

Profilbilde for Chrysoula Kielland

Chrysoula Kielland

Congratulations on the conferment upon the PhD Degree at NMBU, Chrysoula Kielland. Your thesis “Small intestinal microbiota – Regulation by reactive oxygen species and influence of diet” was defended on 25 March 2022.

Faculty of Chemistry, Biotechnology and Food Sciences

Profilbilde for Eirik Garpestad Kommedal

Eirik Garpestad Kommedal

Congratulations on the conferment upon the PhD Degree at

Congratulations on the conferment upon the PhD Degree at NMBU, Eirik Garpestad Kommedal. Your thesis “Light-driven lytic polysaccharide monooxygenase (LPMO)-catalyzed solubilization of polysaccharides” was defended on 23 June 2022.

Faculty of Chemistry, Biotechnology and Food Sciences

Profilbilde for Eirik Næsset Ramtvedt

Eirik Næsset Ramtvedt

Congratulations on the co

Congratulations on the conferment upon the PhD Degree at NMBU, Eirik Næsset Ramtvedt. Your thesis “ Fine-spatial radiation measurements for heterogeneous boreal–alpine and sub-alpine vegetation” was defended on 17 June 2022.

Faculty of Environmental Sciences and Natural Resource Management

Profilbilde for Elizabeth Ann MacAfee

Elizabeth Ann MacAfee

Congratulations on the conferment upon the PhD Degree at NMBU, Elizabeth Ann MacAfee. Your thesis “Assembling drinking water quality and inequality: the case of Kaolack, Senegal” was defended on 14 January 2022.

Faculty of Landscape and Society

 

Profilbilde for Ervina

Ervina

Congratulations on the conferment upon the PhD Degree at NMBU, Ervina. Your thesis “Taste sensitivity and food liking in preadolescent children” was defended on 19 November 2021.

Faculty of Chemistry, Biotechnology and Food Sciences

Profilbilde for Giorgia Carnovale

Giorgia Carnovale

Congratulations on the conferment upon the PhD Degree at NMBU, Giorgia Carnovale. Your thesis “Tailoring microalgal biomass for food  applications: fermented beverage as a case study” was defended on 3 June 2022.

Faculty of Chemistry, Biotechnology and Food Sciences

Profilbilde for Hannah Jayne Harjén

Hannah Jayne Harjén

Congratulations on the conferment upon the PhD Degree at NMBU, Hannah Jayne Harjén. Your thesis “Clinical and clinicopathological characteristics in canine Vipera berus envenomation” was defended on 1 November 2021.

Faculty of Veterinary Medicine

 

Profilbilde for Hannah Tabea Wenng

Hannah Tabea Wenng

Congratulations on the conferment upon the PhD Degree at NMBU, Hannah Tabea Wenng. Your thesis “Impact of climate and agricultural management on hydrology and water quality.  A headwater catchment scale approach” was defended on 18 November 2021.

Faculty of Environmental Sciences and Natural Resource Management

 

Profilbilde for Heidi Østby

Heidi Østby

Congratulations on the conferment upon the PhD Degree at NMBU, Heidi Østby. Your thesis “Understanding and optimizing the role of lytic polysaccharide monooxygenases in enzymatic conversion of lignocellulosic biomass” was defended on 24 June 2022.

Faculty of Chemistry, Biotechnology and Food Sciences

 

Profilbilde for Henriette Berg Olsen

Henriette Berg Olsen

Congratulations on the conferment upon the PhD Degree at NMBU, Henriette Berg Olsen. Your thesis “Genetic analyses of semen characteristics in Norwegian Red” was defended on 17 September 2021.

Faculty of Biosciences

Profilbilde for Håvard Bjørgen

Håvard Bjørgen

Congratulations on the conferment upon the PhD Degree at NMBU, Håvard Bjørgen. Your thesis “Melanised focal muscle changes in Atlantic salmon - Interactions between infection and immunity” was defended on 27 January 2022.

Faculty of Veterinary Medicine

 

Profilbilde for Ian Thomas Behnke Byrnes

Ian Thomas Behnke Byrnes

Congratulations on the conferment upon the PhD Degree at NMBU, Ian Thomas Behnke Byrnes. Your thesis “Characterization of Radioactive Particle Exposure Using Micro and Nano-Focused X-ray Techniques” was defended on 15 December 2021.

Faculty of Environmental Sciences and Natural Resource Management

Profilbilde for Ida Marielle Mienna

Ida Marielle Mienna

Congratulations on the conferment upon the PhD Degree at NMBU, Ida Marielle Mienna. Your thesis “The role of biotic and abiotic factors on treeline ecotone dynamics: studies using field observations and remote sensing” was defended on 3 June 2022.

Faculty of Environmental Sciences and Natural Resource Management

Profilbilde for Ine Storaker Myrbråten

Ine Storaker Myrbråten

Congratulations on the conferment upon the PhD Degree at NMBU, Ine Storaker Myrbråten. Your thesis “Functional insights into novel factors affecting cell division in Gram-positive bacteria” was defended on 17 December 2021.

Faculty of Chemistry, Biotechnology and Food Sciences

Profilbilde for Ingunn Øvsthus

Ingunn Øvsthus

Congratulations on the conferment upon the PhD Degree at NMBU, Ingunn Øvsthus. Your thesis “Yield and quality of vegetables fertilized with materials recycled from organic resources” was defended on 29 October 2021.

Faculty of Biosciences

 

Profilbilde for Isaac Rumpel Mulei

Isaac Rumpel Mulei

Congratulations on the conferment upon the PhD Degree at NMBU, Isaac Rumpel Mulei. Your thesis “Occurrence of infectious pancreatic necrosis virus, infectious hematopoietic necrosis virus and Flavobacterium psychrophilum in rainbow trout and role of management practices in farmed rainbow trout and tilapia diseases in Nyeri County, Kenya” was defended on 21 October 2021.

Faculty of Veterinary Medicine

Profilbilde for Jeleel Opeyemi Agboola

Jeleel Opeyemi Agboola

Congratulations on the conferment upon the PhD Degree at NMBU, Jeleel Opeyemi Agboola. Your thesis “Can fish grow on trees? Nutritional and functional properties of yeasts in diets for Atlantic salmon (Salmo salar)” was defended on 25 May 2022.

Faculty of Biosciences

Profilbilde for Julia Kvitsjøen

Julia Kvitsjøen

Congratulations on the conferment upon the PhD Degree at NMBU, Julia Kvitsjøen. Your thesis “Economically sustainable management of stormwater and urban flooding for a growing city in a changing climate” was defended on 17 June 2022.

Faculty of Science and Technology

Profilbilde for Julia Del Carmen Naime Sanchez Henkel

Julia Del Carmen Naime Sanchez Henkel

Congratulations on the conferment upon the PhD Degree at NMBU, Julia Del Carmen Naime Sanchez Henkel. Your thesis “Drivers of deforestation and incentives for REDD+” was defended on 30 March 2022.

School of Economics and Business

 

Profilbilde for Kari-Anne Fange

Kari-Anne Fange

Congratulations on the conferment upon the PhD Degree at NMBU, Kari-Anne Fange. Your thesis “Essays on the Reformed Norwegian Electricity Retail Market” was defended on 28 January 2022.

School of Economics and Business

 

Profilbilde for Katherine Ann Gredvig Nielsen

Katherine Ann Gredvig Nielsen

Congratulations on the conferment upon the PhD Degree at NMBU, Katherine Ann Gredvig Nielsen. Your thesis “Fungicide resistance and resistance dynamics in Botrytis populations in Norway” was defended on 3 March 2022.

Faculty of Biosciences

 

Profilbilde for Knut Bjørn Stokke

Knut Bjørn Stokke

Congratulations on the conferment upon the PhD Degree at NMBU, Knut Bjørn Stokke. Your thesis “Cooperation and network in planning - a tool for integrated management of areas and resources?” was defended on 10 December 2021.

Faculty of Landscape and Society

 

Profilbilde for Letemichael Negash Welekidan

Letemichael Negash Welekidan

Congratulations on the conferment upon the PhD Degree at NMBU, Letemichael Negash Welekidan. Your thesis “Molecular epidemiology of multidrug-resistant tuberculosis among pulmonary tuberculosis patients in Tigray Region, Ethiopia” was defended on 9 September 2021.

Faculty of Veterinary Medicine

 

Profilbilde for Linda Nesse

Linda Nesse

Congratulations on the conferment upon the PhD Degree at NMBU, Linda Nesse. Your thesis “Recovery among residents with co-occurring substance use and mental health problems: The role of core issues in supported housing and the community context” was defended on 28 January 2022.

Faculty of Landscape and Society

Profilbilde for Line Degn Hansen

Line Degn Hansen

Congratulations on the conferment upon the PhD Degree at NMBU, Line Degn Hansen. Your thesis “Leveraging H2O2-fuelled activity of lytic polysaccharide monooxygenases in cellulase cocktails for improved bioprocessing of lignocellulosic biomass” was defended on 14 June 2022.

Faculty of Chemistry, Biotechnology and Food Sciences

Profilbilde for Lisa Fagerli Lunde

Lisa Fagerli Lunde

Congratulations on the conferment upon the PhD Degree at NMBU, Lisa Fagerli Lunde. Your thesis “The importance of invertebrates on fungi in dead wood” was defended on 23 June 2022.

Faculty of Environmental Sciences and Natural Resource Management

 

Profilbilde for Lisa-Victoria Aurora Bernhardt

Lisa-Victoria Aurora Bernhardt

Congratulations on the conferment upon the PhD Degree at NMBU, Lisa-Victoria Aurora Bernhardt. Your thesis “Development, optimization and field testing of a filtration method for detection of salmonid alphavirus in seawater” was defended on 17 September 2021.

Faculty of Veterinary Medicine

Profilbilde for Liv Henriette Arnesen

Liv Henriette Arnesen

Congratulations on the conferment upon the PhD Degree at NMBU, Liv Henriette Arnesen. Your thesis “Housing of laboratory mice in a natural habitat– influence on immune system, gut microbiota, and colorectal cancer development” was defended on 18 March 2022.

Faculty of Veterinary Medicine

Faculty of Chemistry, Biotechnology and Food Sciences

Profilbilde for Liv Monica Trondrud

Liv Monica Trondrud

Congratulations on the conferment upon the PhD Degree at NMBU, Liv Monica Trondrud. Your thesis “Energetics in seasonal environments: reindeer as a case study” was defended on 27 August 2021.

Faculty of Environmental Sciences and Natural Resource Management

 

Profilbilde for Liza Miriam Cohen

Liza Miriam Cohen

Congratulations on the conferment upon the PhD Degree at NMBU, Liza Miriam Cohen. Your thesis “Respiratory disease in Norwegian pig production- with focus on Actinobacillus pleuropneumoniae” was defended on 17 March 2022.

Faculty of Veterinary Medicine

Profilbilde for Maria Clementina Alvarez Flores

Maria Clementina Alvarez Flores

Congratulations on the conferment upon the PhD Degree at NMBU, Maria Clementina Alvarez Flores. Your thesis “A new approach for predicting milk production responses and feed utilization in dairy cows” was defended on 10 December 2021.

Faculty of Biosciences

Profilbilde for Maria Valkeneer Kjetså

Maria Valkeneer Kjetså

Congratulations on the conferment upon the PhD Degree at NMBU, Maria Valkeneer Kjetså. Your thesis “Genomic prediction using high-density and whole-genome sequence genotypes” was defended on 15 June 2022.

Faculty of Biosciences

 

Profilbilde for Marianne Bakken

Marianne Bakken

Congratulations on the conferment upon the PhD Degree at NMBU, Marianne Bakken. Your thesis “Explainable and Data-efficient Learning for Visual Guidance of Autonomous Agri-robots” was defended on 1 October 2021.

Faculty of Science and Technology

Profilbilde for Mariella Evelyn Güere Calderón

Mariella Evelyn Güere Calderón

Congratulations on the conferment upon the PhD Degree at NMBU, Mariella Evelyn Güere Calderón. Your thesis “Genetic variation in Norwegian cervids – relevance to the occurrence of Chronic Wasting Disease (CWD)” was defended on 22 October 2021.

Faculty of Veterinary Medicine

Profilbilde for Marte Ragnhild Ekeland Fergestad

Marte Ragnhild Ekeland Fergestad

Congratulations on the conferment upon the PhD Degree at NMBU, Marte Ragnhild Ekeland Fergestad. Your thesis “Bovine Staphylococci and their Spectrum of Antimicrobial Resistance and Virulence Characteristics” was defended on 24 September 2021.

Faculty of Veterinary Medicine

 

Profilbilde for Martina Galler

Martina Galler

Congratulations on the conferment upon the PhD Degree at NMBU, Martina Galler. Your thesis “New methodologies in sensory and consumer research with preadolescents to guide product development of healthy, child-centered food” was defended on 17 December 2021.

Faculty of Chemistry, Biotechnology and Food Sciences

Profilbilde for Matilde Mengkrog Holen

Matilde Mengkrog Holen

Congratulations on the conferment upon the PhD Degree at NMBU, Matilde Mengkrog Holen. Your thesis “Characterization of genes and proteins related to chitin metabolism in Atlantic salmon” was defended on 30 June 2022.

Faculty of Biosciences

Profilbilde for Michaela Falk

Michaela Falk

Congratulations on the conferment upon the PhD Degree at NMBU, Michaela Falk. Your thesis “Selenium requirement in Norwegian high-yielding pigs” was defended on 28 April 2022.

Faculty of Veterinary Medicine

 

Graduate

Miguel Muñoz Mazón

Congratulations on the conferment upon the PhD Degree at NMBU, Miguel Muñoz Mazón. Your thesis “Forest disturbance and tree species elevation ranges in Costa Rica” was defended on 3 December 2021.

Faculty of Environmental Sciences and Natural Resource Management

Profilbilde for Muhammad Salman Malik

Muhammad Salman Malik

Congratulations on the conferment upon the PhD Degree at NMBU, Muhammad Salman Malik. Your thesis “Persistent infection of Piscine orthoreovirus-1 (PRV-1) in Atlantic salmon (Salmo salar)” was defended on 14 September 2021.

Faculty of Veterinary Medicine

Profilbilde for Nana Helena Wentzel Thorringer

Nana Helena Wentzel Thorringer

Congratulations on the conferment upon the PhD Degree at NMBU, Nana Helena Wentzel Thorringer. Your thesis “Carbohydrate digestion in horses. Methods, processing, and future perspectives” was defended on 29 April 2022.

Faculty of Biosciences

 

Profilbilde for Neri Horntvedt Thorsen

Neri Horntvedt Thorsen

Congratulations on the conferment upon the PhD Degree at NMBU, Neri Horntvedt Thorsen. Your thesis “Large carnivore responses to human activity and infrastructure at multiple scales in Scandinavia” was defended on 10 December 2021.

Faculty of Environmental Sciences and Natural Resource Management

Profilbilde for Pabodha Weththasinghe

Pabodha Weththasinghe

Congratulations on the conferment upon the PhD Degree at NMBU, Pabodha Weththasinghe. Your thesis “Nutritional, health, and technical properties of black soldier fly (Hermetia illucens) in Atlantic salmon (Salmo salar) feeds” was defended on 8 December 2021.

Faculty of Biosciences

Profilbilde for Pavel Grabalov

Pavel Grabalov

Congratulations on the conferment upon the PhD Degree at NMBU, Pavel Grabalov. Your thesis “Urban cemeteries as public spaces: A comparison of cases from Scandinavia and Russia” was defended on 22 April 2022.

Faculty of Landscape and Society

 

Profilbilde for Ranjana Pathak

Ranjana Pathak

Congratulations on the conferment upon the PhD Degree at NMBU, Ranjana Pathak. Your thesis “Identification of photoreceptors with functional characterization of photolyase in Pseudoidium neolycopersici” was defended on 10 December 2021.

Faculty of Biosciences

Profilbilde for Reina Jochems

Reina Jochems

Congratulations on the conferment upon the PhD Degree at NMBU, Reina Jochems. Your thesis “In vitro embryo production in Norwegian Duroc and Landrace pigs” was defended on 17 June 2022.

Faculty of Veterinary Medicine

Profilbilde for Saeed Abdul-Ganiyu

Saeed Abdul-Ganiyu

Congratulations on the conferment upon the PhD Degree at NMBU, Saeed Abdul-Ganiyu. Your thesis “Performance of a photovoltaic-thermal system in a tropical environment of central Ghana” was defended on 8 March 2022.

Faculty of Environmental Sciences and Natural Resource Management

 

Profilbilde for Sheona Noemi Innes

Sheona Noemi Innes

Congratulations on the conferment upon the PhD Degree at NMBU, Sheona Noemi Innes. Your thesis “Growth, hydraulic and transcriptomic responses to high air humidity and the involvement of abscisic acid (ABA)” was defended on 15 October 2021.

Faculty of Biosciences

Profilbilde for Silvia Mete

Silvia Mete

Congratulations on the conferment upon the PhD Degree at NMBU, Silvia Mete. Your thesis “Future sustainability for housing development: An Eco-modernist and a de-growth scenario” was defended on 19 November 2021.

Faculty of Landscape and Society

Profilbilde for Simon Mark Weldon

Simon Mark Weldon

Congratulations on the conferment upon the PhD Degree at NMBU, Simon Mark Weldon. Your thesis “Biochar for N2O mitigation and improved delivery and retention of mineral nitrogen in compost and soil” was defended on 1 April 2022.

Faculty of Environmental Sciences and Natural Resource Management

 

Sofie Navelsaker Thommessen

Congratulations on the conferment upon the PhD Degree at NMBU, Sofie Navelsaker Thommessen. Your thesis “Selective VDJ rearrangements of antibody genes in Rainbow trout mobilize efficient and protective responses after immunization with VHSV and IPNV antigens- the public response, an ancient defence strategy to direct the adaptive immune responses towards common pathogens and a useful model to measure vaccination success” was defended on 9 December 2021.

Faculty of Veterinary Medicine

Profilbilde for Stanislav Iakhno

Stanislav Iakhno

Congratulations on the conferment upon the PhD Degree at NMBU, Stanislav Iakhno. Your thesis “Porcine gut microbiota, short‑chain fatty acids, and gut health in response to a high yeast inclusion diet” was defended on 14 December 2021.

Faculty of Veterinary Medicine

Profilbilde for Stefano Zanotto

Stefano Zanotto

Congratulations on the conferment upon the PhD Degree at NMBU, Stefano Zanotto. Your thesis “A study of freezing tolerance in red clover (Trifolium pratense L.)” was defended on 13 May2022.

Faculty of Biosciences

 

Profilbilde for Tatiana Drotikova

Tatiana Drotikova

Congratulations on the conferment upon the PhD Degree at NMBU, Tatiana Drotikova. Your thesis “Polycyclic aromatic compound (PACs) in ambient air of Svalbard. Concentrations, seasonal trends, sources, and transformation processes” was defended on 24 November 2021.

Faculty of Chemistry, Biotechnology and Food Sciences

Profilbilde for Teshome Hunduma Mulesa

Teshome Hunduma Mulesa

Congratulations on the conferment upon the PhD Degree at NMBU, Teshome Hunduma Mulesa. Your thesis “Sowing seeds of security: A multilevel perspective on the governance of plant genetic resources and seed systems in Ethiopia” was defended on 8 April 2022.

Faculty of Landscape and Society

Profilbilde for Trond Holand

Trond Holand

Congratulations on the conferment upon the PhD Degree at NMBU, Trond Holand. Your thesis “Development of Response Surface Pathway Methodology” was defended on 11 November 2021.

Faculty of Veterinary Medicine

 

Profilbilde for Veronica Trygstad

Veronica Trygstad

Congratulations on the conferment upon the PhD Degree at NMBU, Veronica Trygstad. Your thesis “Cadastral records of cases conducted by the land consolidation court” was defended on 18 February 2022.

Faculty of Landscape and Society

Profilbilde for Vilde Leipart

Vilde Leipart

Congratulations on the conferment upon the PhD Degree at NMBU, Vilde Leipart. Your thesis “Understanding the structure-function relationship of honey bee Vitellogenin” was defended on 18 February 2022.

Faculty of Environmental Sciences and Natural Resource Management

Profilbilde for Xinxiu Yu

Xinxiu Yu

Congratulations on the conferment upon the PhD Degree at NMBU, Xinxiu Yu. Your thesis “Reproductive and Genetic Studies in Large Yellow Croaker” was defended on 15 December 2021.

Faculty of Biosciences

 

Profilbilde for Yanxian Li

Yanxian Li

Congratulations on the conferment upon the PhD Degree at NMBU, Yanxian Li. Your thesis “Insect larvae meal as a feed ingredient for Atlantic salmon (Salmo salar): Effects on intestinal function, health, and microbiota.” was defended on 29 October 2021.

Faculty of Veterinary Medicine

Profilbilde for Yi-kuang Chen

Yi-kuang Chen

Congratulations on the conferment upon the PhD Degree at NMBU, Yi-kuang Chen. Your thesis “Emerging Challenges in the Energy Transition in Northern Europe: Potentials and Impacts” was defended on 9 March 2022.

Faculty of Environmental Sciences and Natural Resource Management

Yuan Gao

Congratulations on the conferment upon the PhD Degree at NMBU, Yuan Gao. Your thesis “Physiology of denitrification in bradyrhizobia and their potential as strong sinks for the greenhouse gas N2O” was defended on 23 June 2022.

Faculty of Chemistry, Biotechnology and Food Sciences

 

Profilbilde for Yuanyue Ge

Yuanyue Ge

Congratulations on the conferment upon the PhD Degree at NMBU, Yuanyue Ge. Your thesis “Machine learning-based perception to identify and localize pickable strawberries for harvester robots” was defended on 20 June 2022.

Faculty of Science and Technology

Profilbilde for Zoë Louise Fretheim-Kelly

Zoë Louise Fretheim-Kelly

Congratulations on the conferment upon the PhD Degree at NMBU, Zoë Louise Fretheim-Kelly. Your thesis “From horses to humans: A comparative study developing the first protocol for measuring upper airway pressures in exercising humans.” was defended on 16 September 2021.

Faculty of Veterinary Medicine