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The main research areas of the Department of Mathematical Information Technology are scientific computing and optimization, mobile systems, software engineering as well as teachers education in computer science. The department has many ongoing research projects funded e.g. by the Academy of Finland, Tekes - The Finnish Funding Agency for Technology and Innovation, and other outside funding sources. Especially, research on scientific computing and optimization is at high level and internationally recognized.

Specific research areas of the department include, for example, mathematical modelling, numerical methods, model-based optimization and multiple criteria decision making, signal and image processign, data mining and neural computing, programming languages, e-learning and virtual learning environments in teaching, mobile P2P networks, and quality of service in mobile and fixed broadband networks.

In 2011, the department's research strategy was updated: Research strategy 2011-2017.

Research Report 2007-2011 - Simple Solutions for Complex Problems

  • Scientific Computing and Optimization in Multidisciplinary Applicationshomepages

(Prof. Pekka Neittaanmäki)

  • Simulation of quantum waveguides

(Prof. Pekka Neittaanmäki)

(Prof. Pekka Neittaanmäki,Prof. Sergey Repin)

(Prof. Kaisa Miettinen)

  • Computational Sciences, Software Engineering and Education

(Prof. Tommi Kärkkäinen)

  • Numerical analysis of PDEs

(Prof. Tuomo Rossi, Prof Raino Mäkinen, Adjunct Prof. Jari Toivanen)

  • PDE constrained optimizationhomepages

(especially shape and topology optimization, Prof. Raino Mäkinen)

  • Industrial Ontologieshomepages

(Prof. Vagan Terziyan, Prof. Timo Tiihonen)

  • Mobile System and Telecom Group

(Prof. Timo Hämäläinen)


  • Signal processing and wireless communication

(Prof. Tapani Ristaniemi, postdoc Zheng Chang)


(Dr. Ferrante Neri)

(Postdoc Tuukka Puranen)

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