Dag Kristian Dysthe

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Phone +47 22856043
Mobile phone +47 90940996
Room FV423
Visiting address Sem Sælands vei 24 Fysikkbygningen 0371 Oslo
Postal address Postboks 1048 Blindern 0316 Oslo

Academic Interests

Physics of complex systems in geology and biology. Currently my projects focus mostly on biology.

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Teaching and student engagement

3rd year physics course: FYS2160 Thermodynamics and statistical physics

Master/PhD course: FYS4715 Biological Physics Image may contain: Plant, Organism, Terrestrial plant, Font, Adaptation.

Master program specialization: Biological Physics

Possible master projects:

Student bio-makerspace: LagLivLab

Biomakerspace LagLivLab

Higher education and employment history

Siv.Ing. Physics NTH 1991, Dr.Ing. Physical chemistry, NTH 1995, PostDoc Physical chemistry Universite Paris-Sud 1995-1998, PostDoc Department of Physics, UiO 1998-2003, Senior researcher 2003-2006 PGP, UiO. 2006- Professor, Deptartment of Physics, UiO


  • Chelly, H.; Jahangiri, a; Mireux, M.; Etienne, J; Dysthe, Dag Kristian & Verdier, Jean Michel [Show all 7 contributors for this article] (2021). Cell crawling on a compliant substrate: A biphasic relation with linear friction. International Journal of Non-Linear Mechanics. ISSN 0020-7462. doi: 10.1016/j.ijnonlinmec.2021.103897. Full text in Research Archive
  • Kandula, Neelima; McBeck, Jessica Ann; Cordonnier, Benoît; Weiss, Jérôme; Dysthe, Dag Kristian & Renard, François (2021). Synchrotron 4D X-Ray Imaging Reveals Strain Localization at the Onset of System-Size Failure in Porous Reservoir Rocks. Pure and Applied Geophysics (PAGEOPH). ISSN 0033-4553. 179, p. 325–350. doi: 10.1007/s00024-021-02902-z. Full text in Research Archive
  • de Ruiter, Lisa; Gunnæs, Anette Eleonora; Dysthe, Dag Kristian & Austrheim, Håkon Olaf (2021). Quartz dissolution associated with magnesium silicate hydrate cement precipitation. Solid Earth (SE). ISSN 1869-9510. 12(2), p. 389–404. doi: 10.5194/se-12-389-2021.
  • Høgberget, Jørgen; Dysthe, Dag Kristian & Jettestuen, Espen (2020). Direct Coupling of Free Diffusion Models to Microscopic Models of Confined Crystal Growth and Dissolution. arXiv.org. ISSN 2331-8422.
  • Høgberget, Jørgen; Røyne, Anja; Dysthe, Dag Kristian & Jettestuen, Espen (2020). Microscopic modeling of contact formation between confined surfaces in solution. arXiv.org. ISSN 2331-8422.
  • Sanchez, Jesus Rodriguez; Liberto, Teresa; Barentine, Catherine & Dysthe, Dag Kristian (2020). Mechanisms of phase transformation and creating mechanical strength in a sustainable calcium carbonate cement. Materials. ISSN 1996-1944. 13(16). doi: 10.3390/MA13163582. Full text in Research Archive
  • Gløersen, Øyvind Nøstdahl; Gilgien, Matthias; Dysthe, Dag Kristian; Malthe-Sørenssen, Anders & Losnegard, Thomas Johansen (2020). Oxygen Demand, Uptake, and Deficits in Elite Cross-country Skiers during a 15-km Race. Medicine & Science in Sports & Exercise. ISSN 0195-9131. 52(4), p. 983–992. doi: 10.1249/MSS.0000000000002209. Full text in Research Archive
  • Renard, Francois; McBeck, Jessica Ann; Cordonnier, Benoit; Zheng, Xiaojiao; Kandula, Neelima & Sanchez, Jesus Rodriguez [Show all 12 contributors for this article] (2019). Dynamic In Situ Three-Dimensional Imaging and Digital Volume Correlation Analysis to Quantify Strain Localization and Fracture Coalescence in Sandstone. Pure and Applied Geophysics (PAGEOPH). ISSN 0033-4553. 176, p. 1083–1115. doi: 10.1007/s00024-018-2003-x. Full text in Research Archive

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Published Nov. 29, 2010 10:50 AM - Last modified Apr. 21, 2022 9:38 PM