University of Jyväskylä

2016

Dec 29, 2016
JYUEvent Orientation Session for International staff, grant researchers, and spouses
Start date: Jan 23, 2017 09:30 AM
End date: Jan 23, 2017 12:00 PM
Location: Seminaarinmäki, Musica Building, Boombox & Fermaatti
Dec 28, 2016
JYUNewsItem Dissertation: 7th Jan 2017: Software developers take quality compromising shortcuts to answer contextual demands (Ghanbari)
M.Sc. Hadi Ghanbari´s doctoral dissertation in Computer Science “Investigating the Causal Mechanisms Underlying the Customization of Software Development Methods”. Opponent Professor Kieran Conboy (National University of Ireland, Galway) and custos Professor Mikko Siponen (University of Jyväskylä).
Dec 28, 2016
JYUEvent Dissertation: 7.1.2017 M.Sc. Hadi Ghanbari (Faculty of Information Technology, Computer Science)
Start date: Jan 07, 2017 12:00 PM
End date: Jan 07, 2017 03:00 PM
Location: Mattilanniemi, Agora, Lea Pulkkisen sali M.Sc. Hadi Ghanbari´s doctoral dissertation in Computer Science “Investigating the Causal Mechanisms Underlying the Customization of Software Development Methods”. Opponent Professor Kieran Conboy (National University of Ireland, Galway) and custos Professor Mikko Siponen (University of Jyväskylä).
Dec 23, 2016
JYUNewsItem Dissertation: 17.3.2017 Lic.A. (Psych.) Henna Penttinen (Faculty of Education and Psychology, Psychology)
Lic.A. (Psych.) Henna Penttinen defends her doctoral dissertation in Psychology ”Socially phobic clients' self-descriptions, treatment progress and reflexivity in short-term cognitive-constructivist group psychotherapy”. Opponent Klaus Ranta (University of Turku) and custos Professor Emeritus Jarl Wahlström (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in Finnish.
Dec 23, 2016
JYUEvent Dissertation: 17.3.2017 Lic.A. (Psych.) Henna Penttinen (Faculty of Education and Psychology, Psychology)
Start date: Mar 17, 2017 12:00 PM
End date: Mar 17, 2017 03:00 PM
Location: Seminaarinmäki, Vanha juhlasali, S212 Lic.A. (Psych.) Henna Penttinen defends her doctoral dissertation in Psychology ”Socially phobic clients' self-descriptions, treatment progress and reflexivity in short-term cognitive-constructivist group psychotherapy”. Opponent Klaus Ranta (University of Turku) and custos Professor Emeritus Jarl Wahlström (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in Finnish.
Dec 22, 2016
JYUNewsItem Dissertation: 20.12.2016 Employees’ personal internet usage at work is not necessarily detrimental to job performance (Jiang)
M.Sc. Hemin Jiang defends his doctoral dissertation in Information Systems Science "Employee Personal Internet Usage in the Workplace". Opponent Dr. Greta L. Polites, Department of Management & Information Systems, Kent State University, Ohio, USA and custos Professor Mikko Siponen.
Dec 22, 2016
JYUEvent text/h323 Dissertation: 20.12.2016 M.Sc. Hemin Jiang (Faculty of Information Technology, Information Systems Science)
Start date: Dec 20, 2016 12:00 PM
End date: Dec 20, 2016 03:00 PM
Location: Mattilanniemi, Agora Aud 2 M.Sc. Hemin Jiang defends his doctoral dissertation in Information Systems Science "Employee Personal Internet Usage in the Workplace". Opponent Dr. Greta L. Polites, Department of Management & Information Systems, Kent State University, Ohio, USA and custos Professor Mikko Siponen.
Dec 22, 2016
JYUNewsItem Dissertation: 17.2.2017 M.Soc.Sc Kenneth Eklund (Faculty of Education and Psychology, Psychology)
M.Soc.Sc Kenneth Eklund defends his doctoral dissertation in Psychology ”School-aged reading skills of children with family history of dyslexia - predictors, development and outcome”. Opponent Professor Marja Vauras (University of Turku) and custos Professor Timo Ahonen (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in Finnish.
Dec 22, 2016
JYUEvent Dissertation: 17.2.2017 M.Soc.Sc Kenneth Eklund (Faculty of Education and Psychology, Psychology)
Start date: Feb 17, 2017 12:00 PM
End date: Feb 17, 2017 03:00 PM
Location: Seminaarinmäki, H320 M.Soc.Sc Kenneth Eklund defends his doctoral dissertation in Psychology ”School-aged reading skills of children with family history of dyslexia - predictors, development and outcome”. Opponent Professor Marja Vauras (University of Turku) and custos Professor Timo Ahonen (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in Finnish.
Dec 21, 2016
JYUNewsItem Rector’s decisions on 20 December 2016
 
Dec 20, 2016
JYUNewsItem Photochemistry of the Additives in the Dye-Sensitized Solar Cells
 
Dec 19, 2016
JYUEvent Dissertation: 20.1.2017 M.Sc. Lars Gell (Faculty of Mathematics and Science, Physical Chemistry)
Start date: Jan 20, 2017 12:00 PM
End date: Jan 20, 2017 03:00 PM
Location: Ylistönrinne, FYS1 M.Sc. Lars Gell defends his doctoral dissertation in Physical Chemistry ”Theoretical Investigations of Ligand Protected Silver Nanoclusters”. Opponent Professor Henrik Grönbeck (University of Chalmers) and custos Academy Professor Hannu Häkkinen (University of Jyväskylä).
Dec 16, 2016
JYUNewsItem Dissertation: 21.12.2016 Application of Time-Dependent Many-Body Perturbation Theory to Excitation Spectra of Selected Finite Model Systems (Säkkinen)
M.Sc. Niko Säkkinen defends his doctoral dissertation in Physics ”Application of Time-Dependent Many-Body Perturbation Theory to Excitation Spectra of Selected Finite Model Systems”. Opponent Dr. Guy Cohen (Tel Aviv University, Israel) and custos Professor Robert van Leeuwen (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in English.
Dec 16, 2016
JYUEvent Dissertation: 21.12.2016 M.Sc. Niko Säkkinen (Faculty of Mathematics and Science, Physics)
Start date: Dec 21, 2016 12:00 PM
End date: Dec 21, 2016 03:00 PM
Location: Ylistönrinne, FYS1 M.Sc. Niko Säkkinen defends his doctoral dissertation in Physics ”Application of Time-Dependent Many-Body Perturbation Theory to Excitation Spectra of Selected Finite Model Systems”. Opponent Dr. Guy Cohen (Tel Aviv University, Israel) and custos Professor Robert van Leeuwen (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in English.
Dec 15, 2016
JYUNewsItem Former member of Professor Roger Jones’s research group at JYU honored with ASLO Award
 
Dec 15, 2016
JYUNewsItem Dissertation: 19.12.2016 MSc Muhammad Zeeshan Asghar (Faculty of Information Technology)
MSc Muhammad Zeeshan Asghar defends his doctoral dissertation in Mathematical Information Technology "Design and Evaluation of Self-Healing Solutions for Future Wireless Networks". Opponent TkT Jarno Niemelä (Elisa Oyj) and custos Professor Timo Hämäläinen.
Dec 15, 2016
JYUEvent Dissertation: 19.12.2016 MSc Muhammad Zeeshan Asghar (Faculty of Information Technology)
Start date: Dec 19, 2016 12:00 PM
End date: Dec 19, 2016 03:00 PM
Location: Mattilanniemi, Agora Aud 2 MSc Muhammad Zeeshan Asghar defends his doctoral dissertation in Mathematical Information Technology "Design and Evaluation of Self-Healing Solutions for Future Wireless Networks". Opponent TkT Jarno Niemelä (Elisa Oyj) and custos Professor Timo Hämäläinen.
Dec 15, 2016
JYUNewsItem Dissertation: 19.12.2016 Enforcing Trust for Execution-Protection in Modern Environments (Resh)
MSc Amit Resh defends his doctoral dissertation in Mathematical Information Technology "Enforcing Trust for Execution-Protection in Modern Environments". Opponent dos., TkT, FT Jyri Rajamäki (Laurea ammattikorkeakoulu) and custos Professor Pekka Neittaanmäki.
Dec 15, 2016
JYUEvent Dissertation: 19.12.2016 MSc Amit Resh (Faculty of Information Technology)
Start date: Dec 19, 2016 12:00 PM
End date: Dec 19, 2016 03:00 PM
Location: Mattilanniemi, Agora Aud 3 MSc Amit Resh defends his doctoral dissertation in Mathematical Information Technology "Enforcing Trust for Execution-Protection in Modern Environments". Opponent dos., TkT, FT Jyri Rajamäki (Laurea ammattikorkeakoulu) and custos Professor Pekka Neittaanmäki.
Dec 14, 2016
JYUNewsItem Dissertation: 17.12.2016 The Hyperspectral and Smartphone Technology in CBRNE Countermeasures and Defence (Kuula)
Lic.Sc. (Econ) Jaana Kuula defends her doctoral dissertation in Information Technology ”The Hyperspectral and Smartphone Technology in CBRNE Countermeasures and Defence”. Opponent Professor Sasu Tarkoma (University of Helsinki) and custos Professor Pekka Neittaanmäki (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in English.
Dec 14, 2016
JYUEvent Dissertation: 17.12.2016 Lic.Sc. (Econ) Jaana Kuula (Faculty of Information Technology, Information Technology)
Start date: Dec 17, 2016 12:00 PM
End date: Dec 17, 2016 03:00 PM
Location: Mattilanniemi, Agora, auditorio 2 Lic.Sc. (Econ) Jaana Kuula defends her doctoral dissertation in Information Technology ”The Hyperspectral and Smartphone Technology in CBRNE Countermeasures and Defence”. Opponent Professor Sasu Tarkoma (University of Helsinki) and custos Professor Pekka Neittaanmäki (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in English.
Dec 14, 2016
JYUNewsItem Dissertation: 17.12.2016 Cognition, metacognition and the patient perspective: New ways to evaluate and rehabilitate schizophrenia patients in forensic psychiatric care (Kuokkanen)
M.A.(Psych) Riitta Kuokkanen defends her doctoral dissertation in Psychology ”Cognition, metacognition and the patient perspective: New ways to evaluate and rehabilitate schizophrenia patients in forensic psychiatric care”. Opponent Professor Kirsi Honkalampi (University of Eastern Finland) and custos Professor Raimo Lappalainen (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in English.
Dec 14, 2016
JYUEvent Dissertation: 17.12.2016 M.A.(Psych) Riitta Kuokkanen (Faculty of Social Sciences, Psychology)
Start date: Dec 17, 2016 12:00 PM
End date: Dec 17, 2016 03:00 PM
Location: Seminaarinmäki, Vanha juhlasali, S212 / Old festival hall M.A.(Psych) Riitta Kuokkanen defends her doctoral dissertation in Psychology ”Cognition, metacognition and the patient perspective: New ways to evaluate and rehabilitate schizophrenia patients in forensic psychiatric care”. Opponent Professor Kirsi Honkalampi (University of Eastern Finland) and custos Professor Raimo Lappalainen (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in English.
Dec 13, 2016
JYUNewsItem Dissertation: 17.12.2016 International Artists-in-Residence 1990–2010: Mobility, Technology and Identity in Everyday Art Practices (Vargas)
MA Rita Vargas de Freitas Matias defends her doctoral dissertation in Art History "International Artists-in-Residence 1990–2010: Mobility, Technology and Identity in Everyday Art Practices". Opponent Dr. Herman Bashiron Mendolicchio (University of Barcelona) and custos Professor Annika Waenerberg (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in English.
Dec 13, 2016
JYUEvent Dissertation: 17.12.2016 MA Rita Vargas de Freitas Matias (Faculty of Humanities, Art History)
Start date: Dec 17, 2016 12:00 PM
End date: Dec 17, 2016 03:00 PM
Location: Seminaarinmäki, RUU D104 (Helena) MA Rita Vargas de Freitas Matias defends her doctoral dissertation in Art History "International Artists-in-Residence 1990–2010: Mobility, Technology and Identity in Everyday Art Practices". Opponent Dr. Herman Bashiron Mendolicchio (University of Barcelona) and custos Professor Annika Waenerberg (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in English.
Dec 13, 2016
JYUEvent Dissertation: 17.12.2016 MSc William Baber (Faculty of Information Technology, Cognitive science)
Start date: Dec 17, 2016 12:00 PM
End date: Dec 17, 2016 03:00 PM
Location: Mattilanniemi, Agora Beeta MSc William Baber defends his doctoral dissertation in Information Systems Science ”Acculturation of Foreign IT Workers in Japan from a Cognitive and Business Management Viewpoint”. Opponent Adjuncts Professor Peter Zettinig (University of Turku) and (Head of Business Studies, Sari Savolainen (Päivölän opisto, Tarttila). Custos Senior Lecturer Arto Ojala (University of Jyväskylä).
Dec 13, 2016
JYUNewsItem Dissertation: 17.12.2016 MSc William Baber (Faculty of Information Technology, Cognitive science)
MSc William Baber defends his doctoral dissertation in Information Systems Science ”Acculturation of Foreign IT Workers in Japan from a Cognitive and Business Management Viewpoint”. Opponent Adjuncts Professor Peter Zettinig (University of Turku) and (Head of Business Studies, Sari Savolainen (Päivölän opisto, Tarttila). Custos Senior Lecturer Arto Ojala (University of Jyväskylä).
Dec 13, 2016
JYUEvent Old-time Christmas party and porridge service for staff
Start date: Dec 20, 2016 12:00 PM
End date: Dec 20, 2016 02:00 PM
Location: Normaalikoulun juhlasali (Yliopistonkatu 1)
Dec 13, 2016
JYUNewsItem Dissertation: 16.12.2016 Novel Concepts on the Recovery of By-products from Alkaline Pulping (Kumar)
M.Sc. Hemanathan Kumar his doctoral dissertation in Applied Chemistry "Novel Concepts on the Recovery of By-products from Alkaline Pulping”. Opponent Professor Adriaan van Heiningen (University of Maine, USA) and custos Professor Raimo Alén (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in English.
Dec 13, 2016
JYUEvent Dissertation: 16.12.2016 M.Sc. Hemanathan Kumar (Faculty of Mathematics and Science, Applied Chemistry)
Start date: Dec 16, 2016 12:00 PM
End date: Dec 16, 2016 03:00 PM
Location: Ylistönrinne, KEM 4 M.Sc. Hemanathan Kumar his doctoral dissertation in Applied Chemistry "Novel Concepts on the Recovery of By-products from Alkaline Pulping”. Opponent Professor Adriaan van Heiningen (University of Maine, USA) and custos Professor Raimo Alén (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in English.