University of Jyväskylä

2015

Feb 01, 2016
JYUNewsItem Dissertation: 13 Feb 2016: Searching for the Human Factor: Psychology, Power and Ideology in Hungary during the Early Kádár Period (Laine-Frigren)
M.A Tuomas Laine-Frigren defends his doctoral dissertation in General History "Searching for the Human Factor: Psychology, Power and Ideology in Hungary during the Early Kádár Period". Opponent Associate Professor Greg Eghigian (Penn State University, Pennsylvania) and Adjunct Professor, University Researcher Anssi Halmesvirta (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in English.
Feb 01, 2016
JYUEvent Dissertation: 13.2.16 M.A Tuomas Laine-Frigren (Faculty of Humanities, General History)
Start date: Feb 13, 2016 12:00 PM
End date: Feb 13, 2016 03:00 PM
Location: Seminaarinmäki, H320 M.A Tuomas Laine-Frigren defends his doctoral dissertation in General History "Searching for the Human Factor: Psychology, Power and Ideology in Hungary during the Early Kádár Period". Opponent Associate Professor Greg Eghigian (Penn State University, Pennsylvania) and Adjunct Professor, University Researcher Anssi Halmesvirta (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in English.
Jan 12, 2016
JYUNewsItem Dissertation: 23rd Jan 2016 Kind of blue: Emotions experienced in relation to nominally sad music (Peltola)
M.A. Henna-Riikka Peltola defends her doctoral dissertation in Musicology "Kind of blue: Emotions experienced in relation to nominally sad music". Opponent PhD, Senior Lecturer Renee Timmers (University of Sheffield) and custos Professor Tuomas Eerola (University of Jyväskylä). In reserve Professor Erkki Huovinen (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in English.
Jan 12, 2016
JYUEvent Dissertation: 23.1.16 M.A. Henna-Riikka Peltola (Faculty of Humanities, Musicology)
Start date: Jan 23, 2016 12:00 PM
End date: Jan 23, 2016 03:00 PM
Location: Seminaarinmäki, Vanha juhlasali, S212 M.A. Henna-Riikka Peltola defends her doctoral dissertation in Musicology "Kind of blue: Emotions experienced in relation to nominally sad music". Opponent PhD, Senior Lecturer Renee Timmers (University of Sheffield) and custos Professor Tuomas Eerola (University of Jyväskylä). In reserve Professor Erkki Huovinen (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in English.
Jan 12, 2016
JYUNewsItem Dissertation: 23.1.16 Maximal operators and capacities in metric spaces (Nuutinen)
M.Sc. Juho Nuutinen defends his doctoral dissertation in Mathematics ”Maximal operators and capacities in metric spaces”. Opponent Adjunct Professor Petteri Harjulehto (University of Turku and custos University Lecturer Heli Tuominen (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in Finnish.
Jan 12, 2016
JYUEvent Dissertation: 23.1.16 M.Sc. Juho Nuutinen (Faculty of Mathematics and Science, Mathematics)
Start date: Jan 23, 2016 12:00 PM
End date: Jan 23, 2016 03:00 PM
Location: Seminaarinmäki, H320 M.Sc. Juho Nuutinen defends his doctoral dissertation in Mathematics ”Maximal operators and capacities in metric spaces”. Opponent Adjunct Professor Petteri Harjulehto (University of Turku and custos University Lecturer Heli Tuominen (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in Finnish.
Jan 11, 2016
JYUNewsItem Dissertation: 16.1. Domestic Dexterity and Cultural Policy. The Idea of Cottage Industry and Historical Experience in Finland from the Great Famine to the Reconstruction Period (Kraatari)
M.Soc.Sc., M.A. (Art and Design) Eliza Kraatari defends her doctoral dissertation in Cultural Policy/Political Science "Domestic Dexterity and Cultural Policy. The Idea of Cottage Industry and Historical Experience in Finland from the Great Famine to the Reconstruction Period". Opponent Professor University Lecturer Juri Mykkänen, PhD. (University of Helsinki) and custos Professor Emerita Anita Kangas (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in Finnish.
Jan 11, 2016
JYUEvent Dissertation: 16.1. M.Soc.Sc., M.A. Eliza Kraatari (Faculty of Social Sciences, Cultural Policy/Political Science)
Start date: Jan 16, 2016 12:00 PM
End date: Jan 16, 2016 03:00 PM
Location: Seminaarinmäki, S212 (Vanha juhlasali/Old Festival Hall) M.Soc.Sc., M.A. (Art and Design) Eliza Kraatari defends her doctoral dissertation in Cultural Policy/Political Science "Domestic Dexterity and Cultural Policy. The Idea of Cottage Industry and Historical Experience in Finland from the Great Famine to the Reconstruction Period". Opponent Professor University Lecturer Juri Mykkänen, PhD. (University of Helsinki) and custos Professor Emerita Anita Kangas (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in Finnish.
Jan 07, 2016
JYUNewsItem Dissertation: Jan 8th 2016: The evolution of temperature tolerance and invasiveness in a fluctuating thermal environment (Saarinen)
M.Sc. Kati Saarinen defends her doctoral dissertation in Ecology and Evolutionary Biology ”The evolution of temperature tolerance and invasiveness in a fluctuating thermal environment”. Opponent Professor Jacintha Ellers (University of Amsterdam) and custos Adjunct Professor Tarmo Ketola (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in English.
Jan 07, 2016
JYUEvent Dissertation: 8.1.16 M.Sc. Kati Saarinen (Faculty of Mathematics and Science, Ecology and Evolutionary Biology)
Start date: Jan 08, 2016 12:00 PM
End date: Jan 08, 2016 03:00 PM
Location: Seminaarinmäki, Vanha juhlasali, S212 M.Sc. Kati Saarinen defends her doctoral dissertation in Ecology and Evolutionary Biology ”The evolution of temperature tolerance and invasiveness in a fluctuating thermal environment”. Opponent Professor Jacintha Ellers (University of Amsterdam) and custos Adjunct Professor Tarmo Ketola (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in English.
Jan 05, 2016
JYUNewsItem Dissertation: Jan 15th: Exploring membrane­-containing bacteriophages (Mäntynen)
M.Sc. Sari Mäntynen defends her doctoral dissertation in Cell and Molecular Biology "Something old, something new - Exploring membrane­-containing bacteriophages". Opponent Professor Harri Savilahti (University of Turku) and custos Adjunct Professor Lotta-Riina Sundberg (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in English/ Finnish.The doctoral dissertation is held in Finnish.
Jan 05, 2016
JYUEvent Dissertation: 15.1.2016 M.Sc. Sari Mäntynen (Faculty of Mathematics and Science, Cell and Molecular Biology)
Start date: Jan 15, 2016 12:00 PM
End date: Jan 15, 2016 03:00 PM
Location: Ylistönrinne, YAA303 M.Sc. Sari Mäntynen defends her doctoral dissertation in Cell and Molecular Biology "Something old, something new - Exploring membrane­-containing bacteriophages". Opponent Professor Harri Savilahti (University of Turku) and custos Adjunct Professor Lotta-Riina Sundberg (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in English/ Finnish.The doctoral dissertation is held in Finnish.
Jan 05, 2016
JYUNewsItem Dissertation: Jan 15th 2016: Characterization of three-dimensional microstructure of composite materials by X-ray tomography (Miettinen)
M.Sc. Arttu Miettinen defends his doctoral dissertation in Physics "Characterization of three-dimensional microstructure of composite materials by X­-ray tomography". Opponent Assistant Professor Sabine Rolland du Roscoat (Universitè Joseph Fourier, France) and custos Professor Markku Kataja (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in English.
Jan 05, 2016
JYUEvent Dissertation: 15.1.16 M.Sc. Arttu Miettinen (Faculty of Mathematics and Science, Physics)
Start date: Jan 15, 2016 12:00 PM
End date: Jan 15, 2016 03:00 PM
Location: Ylistönrinne, FYS 1 M.Sc. Arttu Miettinen defends his doctoral dissertation in Physics "Characterization of three-dimensional microstructure of composite materials by X­-ray tomography". Opponent Assistant Professor Sabine Rolland du Roscoat (Universitè Joseph Fourier, France) and custos Professor Markku Kataja (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in English.
Jan 04, 2016
JYUNewsItem Dissertation: Jan 8th 2016: Electronic and Vibrational Spectroscopic Studies of Gold Nanoclusters (Koivisto)
M.Sc. Jaakko Koivisto defends his doctoral dissertation in Physical Chemistry ”Electronic and Vibrational Spectroscopic Studies of Gold Nanoclusters”. Opponent Professor Thomas Bürgi (University of Geneva, Switzerland) and custos Professor Mika Pettersson (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in English.
Jan 04, 2016
JYUEvent Dissertation: 8.1.2016 FM Jaakko Koivisto (Faculty of Mathematics and Science, Physical Chemistry)
Start date: Jan 08, 2016 12:00 PM
End date: Jan 08, 2016 03:00 PM
Location: Ylistönrinne, KEM4 M.Sc. Jaakko Koivisto defends his doctoral dissertation in Physical Chemistry ”Electronic and Vibrational Spectroscopic Studies of Gold Nanoclusters”. Opponent Professor Thomas Bürgi (University of Geneva, Switzerland) and custos Professor Mika Pettersson (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in English.
Dec 30, 2015
JYUNewsItem Dissertation: 9.1.2016 The Role, the Goal and the Soul of Professional Public Relations – Developing a Holistic Model of PR Professionalism (Asunta)
M.A. Laura Asunta defends her doctoral dissertation in Organizational Communication & PR ”The Role, the Goal and the Soul of Professional Public Relations – Developing a Holistic Model of PR Professionalism”. Opponent Professor Associate Professor, Dr. Inger Jensen (Roskilde University) and custos Professor Marita Vos (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in English.
Dec 30, 2015
JYUEvent Dissertation: 9.1.2016 M.A. Laura Asunta (Faculty of Humanities, Organizational Communication & PR)
Start date: Jan 09, 2016 12:00 PM
End date: Jan 09, 2016 03:00 PM
Location: Seminaarinmäki, H320 M.A. Laura Asunta defends her doctoral dissertation in Organizational Communication & PR ”The Role, the Goal and the Soul of Professional Public Relations – Developing a Holistic Model of PR Professionalism”. Opponent Professor Associate Professor, Dr. Inger Jensen (Roskilde University) and custos Professor Marita Vos (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in English.
Dec 29, 2015
JYUNewsItem Dissertation: 12.2.2016 Ph.D. Jaana Kari (Faculty of Sport and Health Sciences, Sport Pedagogy)
Ph.D. Jaana Kari defends her doctoral dissertation in Sport Pedagogy ”Hyvä opettaja. Luokanopettajaopiskelijat liikuntakokemustensa ja opettajuutensa tulkitsijoina”. Opponent Adjunct Professor Riitta Asanti (University of Turku) and custos Professor Pilvikki Heikinaro-Johansson (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in Finnish.
Dec 29, 2015
JYUEvent Dissertation: 12.2.2016 Ph.D. Jaana Kari (Faculty of Sport and Health Sciences, Sport Pedagogy)
Start date: Feb 12, 2016 12:00 PM
End date: Feb 12, 2016 03:00 PM
Location: Seminaarinmäki, Vanha juhlasali, S212 Ph.D. Jaana Kari defends her doctoral dissertation in Sport Pedagogy ”Hyvä opettaja. Luokanopettajaopiskelijat liikuntakokemustensa ja opettajuutensa tulkitsijoina”. Opponent Adjunct Professor Riitta Asanti (University of Turku) and custos Professor Pilvikki Heikinaro-Johansson (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in Finnish.
Dec 23, 2015
JYUNewsItem The Accelerator Laboratory receives significant funding from the Academy of Finland
 
Dec 21, 2015
JYUNewsItem Dissertation: 5.2.2016 KM Margit Uusitalo (Faculty of Education, Education)
M.A. Margit Uusitalo defends her doctoral dissertation in Education "Olen ja ihmettelen. Maailmassa-olemisen näyttämö draaman merkityksen antajana Martin Heideggerin filosofian valossa”. Opponent Professor Anna-Lena Østern (Norges Teknisk-Naturvitenskapelige Universitet, NTNU, Trondheim) and University Lecturer, Ph.D. Reijo Kupiainen (University of Tampere). Custos Professor Juha Hakala (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in Finnish.
Dec 21, 2015
JYUEvent Dissertation: 5.2.2016 KM Margit Uusitalo (Faculty of Education, Education)
Start date: Feb 05, 2016 12:00 PM
End date: Feb 05, 2016 03:00 PM
Location: Kokkolan yliopistokeskus Chydenius M.A. Margit Uusitalo defends her doctoral dissertation in Education "Olen ja ihmettelen. Maailmassa-olemisen näyttämö draaman merkityksen antajana Martin Heideggerin filosofian valossa”. Opponent Professor Anna-Lena Østern (Norges Teknisk-Naturvitenskapelige Universitet, NTNU, Trondheim) and University Lecturer, Ph.D. Reijo Kupiainen (University of Tampere). Custos Professor Juha Hakala (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in Finnish.
Dec 21, 2015
JYUNewsItem World record in the pore-scale flow simulations
World record in the pore-scale flow simulations
Dec 21, 2015
JYUNewsItem Dissertation: 22 Dec 2015 Nuclear Fission Studies with the IGISOL Method and JYFLTRAP (Gorelov)
M.Sc. Dmitry Gorelov defends his doctoral dissertation in Physics ”Nuclear Fission Studies with the IGISOL Method and JYFLTRAP”. Opponent Professor Andrei Andreyev (University of York, UK) and custos Adjunct Professor Heikki Penttilä (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in English.
Dec 21, 2015
JYUEvent Dissertation: 22.12. M.Sc. Dmitry Gorelov (Faculty of Mathematics and Science, Physics)
Start date: Dec 22, 2015 12:00 PM
End date: Dec 22, 2015 03:00 PM
Location: Ylistönrinne, FYS1 M.Sc. Dmitry Gorelov defends his doctoral dissertation in Physics ”Nuclear Fission Studies with the IGISOL Method and JYFLTRAP”. Opponent Professor Andrei Andreyev (University of York, UK) and custos Adjunct Professor Heikki Penttilä (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in English.
Dec 18, 2015
JYUNewsItem Dissertation: 19.2.2016 Stories of becoming an elite sport manager in Finland (Laakso)
M.Sc. (sport sciences) Nina Laakso defends her doctoral dissertation in Management "Urheilujohdon eliittiin etenemisen kertomuksia. Kasvaen, ajautuen, sattumalta vai pyrkien?" (The stories of becoming an elite sport manager in Finland). Opponent Professor Pasi Koski (University of Turku) and custos Professor Tuomo Takala (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in Finnish.
Dec 18, 2015
JYUEvent Dissertation: 19.2. M.Sc. (sport sciences) Nina Laakso (The Jyväskylä University School of Business and Economics, Management)
Start date: Feb 19, 2016 12:00 PM
End date: Feb 19, 2016 03:00 PM
Location: Seminaarinmäki, L302 M.Sc. (sport sciences) Nina Laakso defends her doctoral dissertation in Management "Urheilujohdon eliittiin etenemisen kertomuksia. Kasvaen, ajautuen, sattumalta vai pyrkien?" (The stories of becoming an elite sport manager in Finland). Opponent Professor Pasi Koski (University of Turku) and custos Professor Tuomo Takala (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in Finnish.
Dec 17, 2015
JYUNewsItem New knowledge on factors predicting survival in older adults
 
Dec 16, 2015
JYUNewsItem Dissertation: 21.12. Ph.D. (Econ) Sari Savolainen (Faculty of Information Technology, Cognitive Science)
M.Sc. Sari Savolainen defends her doctoral dissertation in Cognitive Science ”Kognitiivinen tunnearvioteoria ja psykologinen hyväksyminen organisaatiomuutoksen kohtaamisessa”. Opponents Professor Matti Kamppinen (University of Turku) and Ph.D., Rector Vesa Taanila (Turku University of Applied Sciences) custos Professor Pentti Saariluoma (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in Finnish.