University of Jyväskylä

08/2016

Nov 16, 2016
JYUNewsItem Dissertation: 22.11.2016 FM Hanna Kinnula (Faculty of Mathematics and Science, Ecology and Evolutionary Biology)
M.Sc. Hanna Kinnula defends her doctoral dissertation in Ecology and Evolutionary Biology ”The influence of infective dose, nutrient availability and coinfection on virulence of Flavobacterium columnare: implications of intensive aquaculture on opportunistic infections”. Opponent Professor Raine Kortet (University of Eastern Finland) and custos Adjunct Professor Lotta-Riina Sundberg (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in Finnish.
Nov 16, 2016
JYUEvent Dissertation: 22.11.2016 FM Hanna Kinnula (Faculty of Mathematics and Science, Ecology and Evolutionary Biology)
Start date: Nov 22, 2016 12:00 PM
End date: Nov 22, 2016 03:00 PM
Location: Ylistönrinne, YAA303 M.Sc. Hanna Kinnula defends her doctoral dissertation in Ecology and Evolutionary Biology ”The influence of infective dose, nutrient availability and coinfection on virulence of Flavobacterium columnare: implications of intensive aquaculture on opportunistic infections”. Opponent Professor Raine Kortet (University of Eastern Finland) and custos Adjunct Professor Lotta-Riina Sundberg (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in Finnish.
Nov 10, 2016
JYUEvent Dissertation: 11.11.2016 M.Sc. Kwok Ng (Sciences Faculty of Sport and Health, Adapted Physical Activity)
Start date: Nov 11, 2016 12:00 PM
End date: Nov 11, 2016 03:00 PM
Location: Seminaarinmäki, S212, Vanha juhlasali / Old festival hall M.Sc. Kwok Ng defends his doctoral dissertation in Adapted Physical Activity ”Physical activity of adolescents with long term illnesses or disabilities in reference to ICF personal factors”. Opponent Professor Shayke Hutzler (Wingate Institute, Israel) and custos Professor Pauli Rintala (University of Jyväskylä).
Oct 03, 2016
JYUNewsItem Dissertation: 8 Oct 2016 A posteriori error estimates for variational problems in the theory of viscous fluids (Nokka)
M.Sc. Marjaana Nokka defends her doctoral dissertation in Information Technology ”A posteriori error estimates for variational problems in the theory of viscous fluids”. Opponent Dr. Jan Valdman (Institute of Information Theory and Automation, Prague) and custos Professor Pekka Neittaanmäki (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in English.
Oct 03, 2016
JYUEvent Dissertation: 8.10.2016 M.Sc. Marjaana Nokka (Faculty of Information Technology, Information Technology)
Start date: Oct 08, 2016 12:00 PM
End date: Oct 08, 2016 03:00 PM
Location: Mattilanniemi, Agora, Delta -sali M.Sc. Marjaana Nokka defends her doctoral dissertation in Information Technology ”A posteriori error estimates for variational problems in the theory of viscous fluids”. Opponent Dr. Jan Valdman (Institute of Information Theory and Automation, Prague) and custos Professor Pekka Neittaanmäki (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in English.
Sep 08, 2016
JYUEvent Dissertation: 17.9.2016 M.Soc.Sc. Matias Slavov (Faculty of Social Sciences, Philosophy)
Start date: Sep 17, 2016 12:00 PM
End date: Sep 17, 2016 03:00 PM
Location: Seminaarinmäki, Ruusupuisto, D 104 (Helena-sali) M.Soc.Sc. Matias Slavov defends his doctoral dissertation in Philosophy ”Essays concerning Hume's Natural Philosophy”. Opponent Associate Professor Miren Boehm (University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee) and custos Professor Mikko Yrjönsuuri (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in English/ Finnish. The doctoral dissertation is held in English.
Sep 08, 2016
JYUNewsItem Dissertation: 17.9.2016: Essays concerning Hume's Natural Philosophy (Slavov)
M.Soc.Sc. Matias Slavov defends his doctoral dissertation in Philosophy ”Essays concerning Hume's Natural Philosophy”. Opponent Associate Professor Miren Boehm (University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee) and custos Professor Mikko Yrjönsuuri (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in English/ Finnish. The doctoral dissertation is held in English.
Aug 31, 2016
JYUNewsItem Dissertation: 24.9.2016 M.A. Samuli Arkko (Faculty of Humanities, Literature)
M.A. Samuli Arkko defends his doctoral dissertation in Literature "Castron kastraatio: Pedro Juan Gutiérrezin proosa castrokommunistisen utopian romuttajana". Opponent Adjunct Professor Janne Kurki (University of Helsinki) and custos Professori Mikko Keskinen (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in English.
Aug 31, 2016
JYUEvent Dissertation: 24.9.2016 M.A. Samuli Arkko (Faculty of Humanities, Literature)
Start date: Sep 24, 2016 12:00 PM
End date: Sep 24, 2016 03:00 PM
Location: Seminaarinmäki, H320 M.A. Samuli Arkko defends his doctoral dissertation in Literature "Castron kastraatio: Pedro Juan Gutiérrezin proosa castrokommunistisen utopian romuttajana". Opponent Adjunct Professor Janne Kurki (University of Helsinki) and custos Professori Mikko Keskinen (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in English.
Aug 30, 2016
JYUEvent Open lecture on the Japanese media landscape: professor Shin Mizukoshi, University of Tokyo
Start date: Sep 13, 2016 10:30 AM
End date: Sep 13, 2016 11:45 AM
Location: Seminaarinmäki, Musica, Boombox-tila
Aug 30, 2016
JYUNewsItem ”Optogenetic tools in the molecular spotlight” eBook available
 
Aug 30, 2016
JYUNewsItem Dissertation: 1.10.2016 M.Sc. Satu Helske (Faculty of Mathematics and Science,
M.Sc. Satu Helske defends her doctoral dissertation in Statistics ”Statistical analysis of life sequence data”. Professor Emeritus (Professeur honoraire) Gilbert Ritschard, NCCR LIVES and Institute of Demography and Socioeconomics (IDESO) (University of Geneve, Switzerland) and custos Professor Juha Karvanen (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in English.
Aug 30, 2016
JYUEvent Dissertation: 1.10.2016 M.Sc. Satu Helske (Faculty of Mathematics and Science,
Start date: Oct 01, 2016 12:00 PM
End date: Oct 01, 2016 03:00 PM
Location: Seminaarinmäki, S212, Vanha juhlasali M.Sc. Satu Helske defends her doctoral dissertation in Statistics ”Statistical analysis of life sequence data”. Professor Emeritus (Professeur honoraire) Gilbert Ritschard, NCCR LIVES and Institute of Demography and Socioeconomics (IDESO) (University of Geneve, Switzerland) and custos Professor Juha Karvanen (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in English.
Aug 30, 2016
JYUEvent Dissertation: 2.9.2016 M.Sc. Yaolan Tian (Faculty of Mathematics and Science, Physics)
Start date: Sep 02, 2016 12:00 PM
End date: Sep 02, 2016 03:00 PM
Location: Ylistönrinne, FYS1 M.Sc. Yaolan Tian defends her doctoral dissertation in Physics ”Studies of Two-Dimensional and Three-Dimensional Phononic Crystal Structures”. Opponent Professor Karl Joulain (Université de Poitiers, France) and custos Professor Ilari Maasilta (University of Jyväskylä).
Aug 30, 2016
JYUNewsItem Dissertation: 2.9. Studies of Two-Dimensional and Three-Dimensional Phononic Crystal Structures (Tian)
M.Sc. Yaolan Tian defends her doctoral dissertation in Physics ”Studies of Two-Dimensional and Three-Dimensional Phononic Crystal Structures”. Opponent Professor Karl Joulain (Université de Poitiers, France) and custos Professor Ilari Maasilta (University of Jyväskylä).
Aug 30, 2016
JYUEvent Visiting lectures: Two Chinese professors, Zhao Yihong and Pan Yi, Chinese Academy of Social Sciences
Start date: Sep 08, 2016 10:30 AM
End date: Sep 08, 2016 12:00 PM
Location: Seminaarinmäki, OPK338
Aug 29, 2016
JYUNewsItem Participate in a strength training investigation!
The Department of Biology of Physical Activity wants to recruit 21-30 year-old men for a strength training research project.
Aug 29, 2016
JYUNewsItem Service structure renewal continues
 
Aug 25, 2016
JYUEvent Helsinki Challenge Clinic in Jyväskylä
Start date: Oct 25, 2016 02:00 PM
End date: Oct 25, 2016 04:00 PM
Location: Mattilanniemi, Agora, Lea Pulkkisen sali
Aug 24, 2016
JYUEvent Learning to read in Africa - Seminar on research and practice
Start date: Sep 10, 2016 11:00 AM
End date: Sep 10, 2016 01:00 PM
Location: Mattilanniemi, Agora Center, Lea Pulkkisen sali
Aug 24, 2016
JYUNewsItem Two hundred nano-scientists met in Jyväskylä at ISSPIC XVIII
NSC organized an international conference on “Small Particles and Inorganic Clusters” (www.jyu.fi/isspic18) in the Paviljonki congress center. The conference brought together about 200 researchers from 25 countries for one week, presenting research on various aspects on nanoparticles and nanostructures.
Aug 24, 2016
JYUEvent Ilokivi Strikes Back! – Ilokivi Opening Party
Start date: Sep 16, 2016 09:00 PM
End date: Sep 16, 2016 11:59 PM
Location: Seminaarinmäki, Ilokivi
Aug 24, 2016
JYUEvent Sustainable Development Goal 4: Quality education for all
Start date: Oct 20, 2016 12:15 PM
End date: Oct 21, 2016 02:00 PM
Location: Seminaarinmäki, Ruusupuisto
Aug 24, 2016
JYUEvent Agora ICT Forum: US Health(care) Briefing, USA – Finland Comparisons, Evon Holladay, Denver University
Start date: Aug 30, 2016 02:00 PM
End date: Aug 30, 2016 04:00 PM
Location: Mattilanniemi, Agora Center, Lea Pulkkisen sali
Aug 23, 2016
JYUNewsItem Dissertation: 17.9.2016 MA Francis Sampa (Faculty of Social Sciences, Psychology)
MA Francis Sampa defends his doctoral dissertation in Psychology ”The outcomes of natíonal literacy programs on the basic reading skills in familiar language among Zambian early graders”. Opponent Professor R. Malatesha (Malt) ]oshi (Texas A & M University College Station) and custos Professor Heikki Lyytinen (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in English.
Aug 23, 2016
JYUEvent Dissertation: 17.9.2016 MA Francis Sampa (Faculty of Social Sciences, Psychology)
Start date: Sep 17, 2016 12:00 PM
End date: Sep 17, 2016 03:00 PM
Location: Mattilanniemi, Agora, Auditorio 2 MA Francis Sampa defends his doctoral dissertation in Psychology ”The outcomes of natíonal literacy programs on the basic reading skills in familiar language among Zambian early graders”. Opponent Professor R. Malatesha (Malt) ]oshi (Texas A & M University College Station) and custos Professor Heikki Lyytinen (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in English.
Aug 23, 2016
JYUNewsItem Investing in leisure reflect to well-being in older adults
 
Aug 22, 2016
JYUEvent CFP: National conference on Cultural Policy Research in Jyväskylä, 6–7 October 2016
Start date: Oct 06, 2016 10:00 AM
End date: Oct 07, 2016 02:30 PM
Location: Mattilanniemi, Agora ja MaA -rakennus
Aug 22, 2016
JYUNewsItem Dissertation: 17 Sept 2016 Algorithmic issues in Computational Intelligence Optimization: from design to implementation, from implementation to design (Caraffini)
PhD Fabio Caraffini defends his doctoral dissertation in Information Technology ”Algorithmic issues in Computational Intelligence Optimization: from design to implementation from implementation to design”. Opponent Prof. Daniela Zaharie, Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science West University of Timisoara, Romania and custos Visiting professor Ferrante Neri (University of Jyväskylä).
Aug 22, 2016
JYUEvent Dissertation: 17.9.2016 PhD Fabio Caraffini (Faculty of Information Technology, Information Technology)
Start date: Sep 17, 2016 12:00 PM
End date: Sep 17, 2016 03:00 PM
Location: Mattilanniemi, Agora, Alfa PhD Fabio Caraffini defends his doctoral dissertation in Information Technology ”Algorithmic issues in Computational Intelligence Optimization: from design to implementation from implementation to design”. Opponent Prof. Daniela Zaharie, Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science West University of Timisoara, Romania and custos Visiting professor Ferrante Neri (University of Jyväskylä).