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Nov 17, 2017
JYUNewsItem Dissertation: 23.11.2017 Sunlit surface waters: exploring the photochemical reactivity of dissolved organic carbon (Gu)
Ms Yufei Gu defends her doctoral dissertation in Environmental Science "Sunlit surface waters: exploring the photochemical reactivity of dissolved organic carbon". Opponent Professor Davide Vione (University of Turin, Italy) and custos FT Anssi Vähätalo (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in English.
Nov 17, 2017
JYUNewsItem Game sound design intrigues researchers
 
Nov 16, 2017
JYUNewsItem Dissertation: 24.11.2017 Data-driven Analysis for fMRI during Naturalistic Music Listening (Tsatsishvili)
FM Valeri Tsatsishvili defends his doctoral dissertation in Mathematical Information Technology "Data-driven Analysis for fMRI during Naturalistic Music Listening". Opponent Professor Karen Egiazarian (Tampere University of Technology) and custos Professor Tapani Ristaniemi (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in English.
Nov 16, 2017
JYUNewsItem Dissertation: 24.11.2017 More movement in schools – special focus on social factors, lower secondary schools and girls (Haapala)
M.Sc. Henna Haapala defends her doctoral dissertation in Sport Pedagogy ”Finnish Schools on the Move: Students' physical activity and school-related social factors”. Opponent Professor Catherine Woods (University of Limerick, Ireland) and custos Professor Mirja Hirvensalo (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in English.
Nov 15, 2017
JYUNewsItem Application period for international MDPs starts
 
Nov 15, 2017
JYUNewsItem Dissertation: 24.11.2017 Ecological and social impacts of photovoltaic solar power plants and optimization of their locations in Northern Chile (Suuronen)
M.Sc. Anna Suuronen defends her doctoral dissertation in Environmental Science ”Ecological and social impacts of photovoltaic solar power plants and optimization of their locations in Northern Chile”. Opponent Professor Jukka Käyhkö (University of Turku) and custos Professor Jussi Kukkonen (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in Finnish.
Nov 13, 2017
JYUNewsItem More than 100 applicants for the CEO of Jyväskylän Yritystehdas
 
Nov 13, 2017
JYUNewsItem Dissertation: 25.11.2017 Working life, here we come - with better language skills and with more readiness for self-directed learning A study of the students on a multi-form English course at the Jyväskylä University of Applied Sciences (Siekkinen)
Lic.Ph. Hellä Siekkinen defends her doctoral dissertation in Applied Linguistics ”Työelämä, täältä tullaan - kielitaitoisina ja itseohjautuvina - Tutkimus opiskelijoista monimuotoisesti toteutetulla englannin opintojaksolla Jyväskylän ammattikorkeakoulussa”(Working life, here we come - with better language skills and with more readiness for self-directed learning A study of the students on a multi-form English course at the Jyväskylä University of Applied Sciences). Opponent Professor Ritva Kantelin (University of Eastern Finland) and custos Professor Ari Huhta (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in Finnish.
Nov 10, 2017
JYUNewsItem Call for papers: Miltton’s Thesis Competition 2017
Miltton is looking for the brightest minds of the year, who are able to research, to concise, and to perform while bewitching our esteemed panel of judges.
Nov 10, 2017
JYUNewsItem A new nano-sized hexameric molecular capsule
 
Nov 10, 2017
JYUNewsItem Dissertation: 17.11.2017 Three Different Approaches to Cognitive Fatigue in Patients with a Mild Form of Multiple Sclerosis: Objective Cognitive, Subjective Cognitive and Neurophysiological (Liuha)
PsL Sanna Liuha defends her doctoral dissertation in Psychology ”Three Different Approaches to Cognitive Fatigue in Patients with a Mild Form of Multiple Sclerosis: Objective Cognitive, Subjective Cognitive and Neurophysiological”. Opponent PsT, Adjunct Professor Eija Rosti-Otajärvi (Tampere University Hospital) and custos Adjunct Professor Jukka Kaartinen (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in Finnish.
Nov 08, 2017
JYUNewsItem Universities of Jyväskylä and Tampere agree on WOPC
The University of Jyväskylä (Faculty of Education and Psychology) and the University of Tampere (Faculty of Social Sciences) have signed an agreement on the Work and Organizational Psychology Consortium (WOPC).
Nov 07, 2017
JYUNewsItem University admissions to change: certificates to provide more opportunities, other routes developed
 
Nov 06, 2017
JYUNewsItem Dissertation: 13.11.2017 Transmission of Knowledge in Venetian Fourteenth-Century Chronicles (Kuha)
Lic.Phil. Miika Kuha defends his doctoral dissertation in Latin ”Transmission of Knowledge in Venetian Fourteenth-Century Chronicles”. Opponent University Researcher (ricercatore) Marino Zabbia (University of Turin) and custos Professor Outi Merisalo (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in Italian.
Nov 06, 2017
JYUNewsItem Isa-info. Newsletter for JYU students 6.11.2017
Newsletter for JYU students 6.11.2017
Nov 06, 2017
JYUNewsItem Dissertation: 11.11.2017 Implementing Structured Document Production to Support Enterprise Content Management (Nurmeksela)
M.Sc. (Econ) Reija Nurmeksela defends her doctoral dissertation in Information Systems Science ”Implementing Structured Document Production to Support Enterprise Content Management”. Opponent Professor Tero Päivärinta (Luleå University of Technology, LTU, Sweden) and custos Professor Airi Salminen (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in Finnish.
Nov 03, 2017
JYUNewsItem Dissertation: 10.11.2017 Non-linear interactions of femtosecond laser pulses with graphene: photo-oxidation, imaging and photodynamics (Koivistoinen)
M.Sc. Juha Koivistoinen defends his doctoral dissertation in Chemistry ”Non-linear interactions of femtosecond laser pulses with graphene: photo-oxidation, imaging and photodynamics”. Opponent Professor Eric Potma (University of California) and custos Professor Mika Pettersson (University of Jyväskylä).
Nov 03, 2017
JYUNewsItem Dissertation: 10.11.2017 Learning, teaching and integration of adult migrants in Finland (Kärkkäinen)
Katarzyna Kärkkäinen defends her doctoral dissertation in Education ”Learning, teaching and integration of adult migrants in Finland”. Opponent Adjunct Professor KT Marianne Teräs (University of Stockholm) and custos Professor Jussi Välimaa (University of Jyväskylä).
Nov 02, 2017
JYUNewsItem Student and Academic Services closed on 8 and 23 November 2017
Student and Academic Services closed on 8 and 23 October 2017
Oct 30, 2017
JYUNewsItem French – Finnish effort to solve the open question of matter – antimatter asymmetry in the Universe