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Research news

Nov 10, 2017
JYUNewsItem A new nano-sized hexameric molecular capsule
 
Oct 30, 2017
JYUNewsItem French – Finnish effort to solve the open question of matter – antimatter asymmetry in the Universe
 
Oct 06, 2017
JYUNewsItem Protected areas inadequate to maintain bird diversity
Researchers from the Department of Biological and Environmental Science at the University of Jyväskylä have shown that Finnish forest reserves are not able to maintain their bird diversity if they are surrounded by heavily logged environments.
Oct 03, 2017
JYUNewsItem A significant European computing grant for investigations of nanometals
 
Sep 27, 2017
JYUNewsItem Middle age fattens you up if you do not increase your physical activity
 
Sep 27, 2017
JYUNewsItem A different weapon against each enemy
 
Sep 26, 2017
JYUNewsItem Graphene forged to three dimensional shapes
 
Sep 22, 2017
JYUNewsItem Dissertation: 29.9.2017: Crisis communication related to terrorism requires preparedness and creativity (Ruggiero)
M.A. Aino Ruggiero defends her doctoral dissertation in Organizational Communication & Public Relations "Crisis communication and terrorism: Mapping challenges and co-creating solutions”. Opponent Professor Jesper Falkheimer (Lund University, Sweden) and custos Professor Marita Vos (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in English.
Sep 21, 2017
JYUNewsItem Finnish dyslexia intervention game to be commercialised globally
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Sep 19, 2017
JYUNewsItem Dissertation: Design and construction of halogen-bonded capsules and cages (Turunen)
M.Sc. Lotta Turunen defends her doctoral dissertation in Organic Chemistry ”Design and construction of halogen-bonded capsules and cages”. Opponent Professor Christer Aakeröy (Kansas State University) and custos Academy Professor Kari Rissanen (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in English.
Sep 19, 2017
JYUNewsItem Dissertation: 23.9.2017 Transmission Processes of Indigenous Pedi Music (Lebaka)
PhD Edward Lebaka defends his doctoral dissertation in Music Education ”Transmission Processes of Indigenous Pedi Music”. Opponent phD Phibion Otukile (University of Botswana) and custos Professor Jukka Louhivuori (University of Jyväskylä).
Sep 12, 2017
JYUNewsItem Dissertation: 29.9.2017 Sit-stand workstations: effects on occupational sitting time, potential health benefits, and acute postural physiology (Gao)
M.Sc. Ying Gao defends her doctoral dissertation in Biomechanics “Sit-stand workstations: effects on occupational sitting time, potential health benefits, and acute postural physiology”. Opponent Professor Marie Murphy (Ulster University, United Kingdom of Great Britain) and custos Professor Taija Juutinen (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in English.
Sep 08, 2017
JYUNewsItem Dissertation: 15 Sep 2017 Topics in the geometry of non-Riemannian Lie groups (Golo)
M.Sc. Sebastiano Nicolussi Golo defends his doctoral dissertation in mathematics ”Topics in the geometry of non -Riemannian Lie groups”. Opponent Dr. Katrin Fässler (Université de Fribourg, Mathématiques, Switzerland) and custos Academy Researcher Enrico Le Donne (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in English.
Sep 06, 2017
JYUNewsItem University of Jyväskylä again among the world’s best research universities
 
Aug 30, 2017
JYUNewsItem Only 20 minutes less sitting per day is enough to maintain good health and muscle mass
 
Aug 17, 2017
JYUNewsItem The Biology of Color – On the threshold of a new era
 
Jul 19, 2017
JYUNewsItem A novel type of virus found in a lake in Central Finland links virus groups
 
Jul 04, 2017
JYUNewsItem Helium ions reveal how viruses attack bacteria
 
Jun 27, 2017
JYUNewsItem Dissertation: 22.9.2017 M.Sc. Kati Lehtonen (Faculty of Sport and Health Sciences, Social Sciences of Sport)
M.Sc. Kati Lehtonen defends her doctoral dissertation in Social Sciences of Sport ”Muuttuvat rakenteet - staattiset verkostot. Suomalaisen liikunta- ja urheilujärjestelmän rakenteelliset muutokset 2008-2015”. Opponent Professor Jari Stenvall (University of Tampere) and custos Professor Hannu Itkonen (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in Finnish.
Jun 21, 2017
JYUNewsItem Physical activity counselling affects parents and get children to move