Department of Computer Science and Information Systems


last modified Mar 14, 2014 08:32 AM

Present research areas and topics

  • Systems and Software Development and Computer Science: IS Modeling & Design, Methodologies (e.g. Object-Oriented), Knowledge Management/Data Mining, Mobile computing, Software Maintenance and Evolution, Testing & Quality Management
  • Software Business research: Vertical software industry, Global ISD and business, Cloud Software Business and Services design
  • Digital Media: Enterprise Content Management, eContent standards esp. eLearning, and Digital Rights Management
  • eBusiness area: ITG and EA methodologies, eGovernment design, Networked business development, Technology Diffusion
  • Cognitive Science:  Life-Based Design, User Experience, Emotions, Micro-Innovation Processes, UI Ontologies, Cognitive Modeling, UIs for Multitasking.
  • MASPEGHI: Professor emeritus Markku Sakkinen is the main organiser of the MASPEGHI (MechAnisms for SPEcialization, Generalization and inHerItance) workshop, to take place in connection with ECOOP 2013 (European Conference on Object-Oriented Programming) in July.




  • Staff
  • COMAS Graduate School
    COMAS is a postgraduate school in computing and mathematical sciences offered by the University of Jyväskylä, Finland. COMAS is jointly organized by three departments of the University: Computer Science and Information Systems, Mathematical Information Technology and Mathematics and Statistics.
  • Inforte ICT Seminars
    Inforte organizes ICT networking and education events for staff, PhD students and specialists where invited speakers are among the top internetional researchers or industry representatives in their field.
  • Human Technology Journal
    Interdisciplinary, multiscientific journal focusing on the human role in our modern technological world