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.

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Teaching and student engagement

3rd year physics course: FYS2160 Thermodynamics and statistical physics

Master/PhD course: FYS4715 Biological Physics

Master program: Biological Physics


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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


  • 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.
  • 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. doi: 10.3390/ma13163582. Full text in Research Archive
  • 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.
  • 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
  • Sanchez, Jesus Rodriguez; Myszka, Barbara; Boccaccini, Aldo Roberto & Dysthe, Dag Kristian (2019). Setting behavior and bioactivity assessment of calcium carbonate cements. Journal of The American Ceramic Society. ISSN 0002-7820. 102(11), p. 6980–6990. doi: 10.1111/jace.16593. Full text in Research Archive
  • Kandula, Neelima; Cordonnier, Benoit; Boller, Elodie; Weiss, Jérôme; Dysthe, Dag Kristian & Renard, Francois (2019). Dynamics of microscale precursors during brittle compressive failure in Carrara marble. Journal of Geophysical Research (JGR): Solid Earth. ISSN 2169-9313. 124(6), p. 6121–6139. doi: 10.1029/2019JB017381. Full text in Research Archive

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