Department of Mathematics and Statistics



Pekka Koskela, Academy Professor

Enrico Le Donne, University Lecturer

Jouni Parkkonen, Lecturer

Pekka Pankka, Academy Research Fellow

Kai Rajala, Professor

Tapio Rajala, Academy Research Fellow

Mikko Salo, Professor


The Jyväskylä Geometry Seminar is usually every Monday afternoon during the academic year. One finds the calendar here.


Research interests

Metric Geometry: Analysis and Geometry on Metric Spaces, Lipschitz Analysis, Quasiconformal Geometry, Geometric Group Theory, Optimal Transport.

Differential Geometry: Riemannian Geometry, SubRiemannian Geometry, Geometric Analysis.

Geometric Measure Theory and Optimal Transport.

Geometric Topology and Geometric Group Theory.

Hyperbolic Geometry.

Geometric Inverse Problems.


Selected Publications

The most up-to-date information is available on the members' personal web pages.

  • E. Le Donne, G.P. Leonardi, R. Monti, D. Vittone. Extremal curves in nilpotent Lie groups
    Geom. Funct. Anal. 23 (2013), no. 4.
  • N. Gigli, A. Mondino, T. Rajala. Euclidean spaces as weak tangents of infinitesimally Hilbertian metric measure spaces with Ricci curvature bounded below
    J. Reine Angew. Math. (to appear).
  • H. Namazi, P. Pankka, J. Souto. Distributional limits of Riemannian manifolds and graphs with sublinear genus growth
    Geom. Funct. Anal. (to appear).
  • G. Paternain, M. Salo, G. Uhlmann. The attenuated ray transform for connections and Higgs fields.
    Geom. Funct. Anal. 22 (2012), no. 5.
  • P. Koskela, J. Onninen, K. Rajala. Mappings of finite distortion: decay of the Jacobian.
    J. Geom. Anal. 22 (2012), no. 4.
  • J. Parkkonen, F. Paulin. On strictly convex subsets in negatively curved manifolds.
    J. Geom. Anal. 22 (2012), no. 3.