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Jan 17, 2018
JYUNewsItem Dissertation: 27 Jan 2018: Global and local interactions in football: Comparing the development paths of Finland and Hungary (Szerovay)
M.Sc. Mihaly Szerovay defends his doctoral dissertation in Social Sciences of Sport "Global and local interactions in football: Comparing the development paths of Finland and Hungary". Opponent Professor Ramón Llopis Goig (Universitat de Valencia, Espanja) and custos Professor Hannu Itkonen (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in English.
Jan 16, 2018
JYUNewsItem Dissertation: 26 Jan 2018 Conservation of traditional rural biotopes in Finland. A social-ecological approach (Raatikainen)
 
Jan 09, 2018
JYUNewsItem Dissertation: 19 Jan 2018: Hydrogen Plasma Induced Photoelectron Emission from Metal Surfaces (Laulainen)
FM Janne Laulainen defends his doctoral dissertation in Physics "Hydrogen Plasma Induced Photoelectron Emission from Metal Surfaces".Opponent Dr. Dan Faircloth (Rutherford Appleton Laboratory Oxfordshire, U.K.) and custos Dr. Olli Tarvainen (University of Jyväskylä).The doctoral dissertation is held in English.
Jan 09, 2018
JYUNewsItem Dissertation: 19 Jan 2018: Adorno´s Tragic Vision (Nivalainen)
M.Soc.Sc. Markku Nivalainen defends his doctoral dissertation in Philosophy ”Adorno´s Tragic Vision". Opponent Lecturer Dr. Karoline Gritzner (Aberystwyth University, Wales) and custos Lecturer Olli-Pekka Moisio (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in English.
Jan 08, 2018
JYUNewsItem Dissertation: 19 Jan 2018: The effect of variation in developmental mode on the population dynamics of a spionid polychaete (Pygospio elegans) in a heterogeneous environment
M.Sc. Anne Thonig defends her doctoral dissertation in Ecology and Evolutionary Biology "The effect of variation in developmental mode on the population dynamics of a spionid polychaete (Pygospio elegans) in a heterogeneous environment". Opponent Dr. Frédérique Viard (Station Biologique de Roscoff, France) and custos Dr. K. Emily Knott (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in English.
Jan 04, 2018
JYUNewsItem Dissertation: 12 Jan 2018: Probing the limits of existence and pancake-like shapes in lead and thallium nuclei (Badran)
 
Jan 02, 2018
JYUNewsItem Dissertation: 12.1.2018 Chinese investment negotiation in Finland explained with Chinese five elements theory (Stopniece)
M.A. Santa Stopniece defends her doctoral dissertation in Intercultural Communication ”Finnish-Chinese intercultural negotiation: power positioning and search for common ground”. Opponent Professor Tony Fang (Stockholm University) and custos Senior Lecturer Marko Siitonen (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in English.
Dec 29, 2017
JYUNewsItem Dissertation: 1 0.1.2018Exercise and inflammation with special reference to resistance training (Ihalainen)
LitM Johanna Ihalainen defends her doctoral dissertation in Exercise Physiology ”Exercise and inflammation with special reference to resistance training”. Opponent Professor Neil Walsh (Bangor University, UK) and custos Professor Antti Mero (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in English.
Dec 28, 2017
JYUNewsItem Dissertation: 5.1.2018 People Power: The Role of Civil Society in Renewable Energy Production (Ruggiero)
M.Sc. (Econ) Salvatore Ruggiero defends his doctoral dissertation in Corporate Environmental Management ”People Power: The Role of Civil Society in Renewable Energy Production”. Opponent Senior Research Fellow, dosentti, KTT Paula Kivimaa (University of Sussex) and custos Professor Hanna-Leena Pesonen (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in English.
Dec 21, 2017
JYUNewsItem Dissertation: 27.1.2018 FM Tiina Mäkelä (Faculty of Education and Psychology, Education)
FM Tiina Mäkelä defends her doctoral dissertation in Education "A Design Framework and Principles for Co-designing Learning Environments Fostering Learning and Wellbeing". Opponent Professor Teemu Leinonen (Aalto University) and custos Professor Marja-Kristiina Lerkkanen (University of Jyväskylä).
Dec 18, 2017
JYUNewsItem Dissertation: 20.12.2017 Transformative Direction of Innovation and Measurement of Uncaptured GDP in the Digital Economy (Naveed)
M.Sc. Kashif Naveed defends his doctoral dissertation in Mathematical Information Technology "Transformative Direction of Innovation and Measurement of Uncaptured GDP in the Digital Economy". Opponent PhD Leena Ilmola-Sheppard (International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis) and custos Professor Pekka Neittaanmäki (University of Jyväskylä).
Dec 18, 2017
JYUNewsItem Dissertation: 20.12.2017 Single-event effects from space and atmospheric radiation in memory components (Bosser)
M.Sc. Alexandre Bosser defends his doctoral dissertation in Physics "Single-event effects from space and atmospheric radiation in memory components". Opponent Professor Fernanda Lima Kastensmidt (Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil) and custos Docent Arto Javanainen (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in English.
Dec 15, 2017
JYUNewsItem Dissertation: 19.12.2017 On Personalized Adaptation of Learning Environments (Gavriushenko)
M.Sc. Mariia Gavriushenko defends her doctoral dissertation in Mathematical Information Tehchnology "On Personalized Adaptation of Learning Environments". Opponent Academy Research Fellow Kristian Kiili (Tampere University of Technology) and custos Professor Pekka Neittaanmäki (University of Jyväskylä).
Dec 14, 2017
JYUNewsItem Dissertation: 19.12.2017 Nanodevices by DNA based gold structures (Tapio)
M.Sc. Kosti Tapio defends his doctoral dissertation in Physics "Nanodevices by DNA based gold nanostructures". Opponent Professor Adam T. Woolley (Brigham Young University) and custos Senior Lecturer Docent Jussi Toppari (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in English.
Dec 12, 2017
JYUNewsItem Dissertation: 18.12.2017 Discovery of the new isotopes 240Es and 236Bk and in-beam spectroscopic studies of 244Cf (Konki)
M.Sc. Joonas Konki defends his doctoral dissertation in Physics "Discovery of the new isotopes 240Es and 236Bk and in-beam spectroscopic studies of 244Cf". Opponent Professor Dirk Rudolph (Lund University) and custos Professor Paul Greenlees (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in English.
Dec 12, 2017
JYUNewsItem Dissertation: 16.12.2017 Hidden and self-excited attractors in radiophysical and biophysical models (Stankevich)
Nataliya Stankevich defends her doctoral dissertation in Mathematical Information Technology "Hidden and self-excited attractors in radiophysical and biophysical models". Opponent Professor Anton Shiriaev (Norwegian University of Science and Technology) and custos Professor Pekka Neittaanmäki (University of Jyväskylä).
Dec 12, 2017
JYUNewsItem Dissertation: 16.12.2017 Barriers to Open E-Learning in Public Administrations (Stoffregen)
M.Sc. Julia Stoffregen defends her doctoral dissertation in Computer Science "Barriers to Open E-Learning in Public Administrations". Opponent Dr. Markus Deimann (Lübeck University of Applied Sciences) and custos Research Professor Jan Pawlowski (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in English.
Dec 11, 2017
JYUNewsItem Dissertation: 14.12.2017 Intelligent solutions for real-life data-driven applications" (Ivannikova)
Elena Ivannikova defends her doctoral dissertation in Mathematical Information Technology "Intelligent solutions for real-life data-driven applications". Opponent Docent Xiao-Zhi Gao (Aalto University) and custos Professor Timo Hämäläinen (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral disseration is held in English.
Dec 11, 2017
JYUNewsItem Dissertation: 16.12.2017 Evolution of signal diversity: predator-prey interactions and the maintenance of warning colour polymorphism in the wood tiger moth Arctia plantaginis (Rönkä)
M.Sc. Katja Rönkä defends her doctoral dissertation in Ecology and Evolutionary Biology ”Evolution of signal diversity: predator-prey interactions and the maintenance of warning colour polymorphism in the wood tiger moth Arctia plantaginis”. Opponent Professor Chris Jiggins (University of Cambridge, UK) and custos Professor Johanna Mappes (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in English.
Dec 08, 2017
JYUNewsItem Dissertation: 13.12.2017 Radio Frequency Fingerprinting for Outdoor User Equipment Localization (Mondal)
MSc Riaz Uddin Mondal defends his doctoral dissertation in Mathematical Information Technology "Radio Frequency Fingerprinting for Outdoor User Equipment Localization". Opponent professor Mohammed Elmusrati (University of Vaasa) and custos professor Tapani Ristaniemi (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in English.