# 2021

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Doctoral candidate Christopher Lawrence at the Department of Mathematics, Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences, is defending the thesis **Extreme Wave Statistics of Surface Gravity Waves over Bathymetry **for the degree of Philosophiae Doctor.

Doctoral candidate Qinghua Liu at the Department of Mathematics, Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences, is defending the thesis **Bayesian Preference Learning with the Mallows Model **for the degree of Philosophiae Doctor.

Doctoral candidate **Trygve Kvåle Løken** at the Department of Mathematics, Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences, is defending the thesis **Experiments and new observation techniques related to wave-ice interactions **for the degree of Philosophiae Doctor.

Doctoral candidate **Christian Pedersen** at the Department of Mathematics, Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences, is defending the thesis **Elastohydrodynamic and capillary thin film flows at small scales **for the degree of Philosophiae Doctor.

Doctoral candidate **Christian Agrell** at the Department of Mathematics, Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences, is defending the thesis **Probabilistic machine learning and phenomenological knowledge Developments for optimization under uncertainty in safety-critical systems**

**for the degree of Philosophiae Doctor.**

Doctoral candidate Ada Johanne Ellingsrud at the Department of Mathematics, Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences, is defending the thesis **Computational modelling of electrodiffusion and osmosis in cerebral tissue **for the degree of Philosophiae Doctor.

Doctoral candidate **Silvia Lavagnini ** at the Department of Mathematics, Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences, is defending the thesis **Stochastic Modelling in Energy Markets - From the Spot Price to Derivative Contracts **for the degree of Philosophiae Doctor.

Doctoral candidate **Matthias Rauter** at the Department of Mathematics, Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences, is defending the thesis **Multiphase Navier-Stokes Equations applied to landslide tsunamis: Numerical simulations of granular flows and their interaction with water bodies **for the degree of Philosophiae Doctor.

Doctoral candidate Reyna Guadalupe Ramirez de la Torre at the Department of Mathematics, Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences, is defending the thesis **Experiments on Bubble and Droplet Production in Falling Jets and Breaking Waves **for the degree of Philosophiae Doctor.

Doctoral candidate Thomas Zengaffinen-Morris at the Department of Mathematics, Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences, is defending the thesis **Influence of Submarine Landslide Failure and Flow on Tsunami Genesis **for the degree of Philosophiae Doctor.

Doctoral candidate Christopher Friedemann at the Department of Mathematics, Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences, is defending the thesis **Simulations of two-phase gas-liquid flow in concentric and eccentric annuli at 0 to 90 degrees inclination using the volume of fluid method **for the degree of Philosophiae Doctor.

Doctoral candidate Martin Tveten at the Department of Mathematics, Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences, is defending the thesis **Scalable change and anomaly detection in cross-correlated data **for the degree of Philosophiae Doctor.