Light and Matter


Seminars are arranged every second week on Mondays at 09:00 in YN330. Research seminar aimed at students, staff and all interested parties. Anyone interested in the topic is warmly welcome!

Aim of the Light and Matter -seminar


  1. Get known each other´s project working in the laser laboratory/NMR laboratory or with theory of it
  2. Discuss throughout the spectroscopic results of each project
  3. Learn to give a talk and discuss scientific problems
  4. Learn new techniques/tricks in spectroscopy
  5. Get/give new ideas to own/colleague´s research
  6. Get more respect to the rooms and devices in laser/spectroscopy laboratory

Research groups

  • Mika Pettersson, Jussi Toppari, Toni Kiljunen, Saara Kaski, Gerrit Groenhof, Perttu Permi and Janne Ihalainen


  • Send Pasi Myllyperkiö your title and abstract of your talk by the preceding Thursday. Pasi will then announce the talk on Friday morning.

Timetable & speakers

Tentative program below, if you can not attend on the date of your talk, make change with somebody, and inform Pasi. Group leaders: if you see some doctoral students or postdoctoral researcher missing from the list, please let Pasi know.

In autumn:

  • 24.9.2018 Heini Ijäs
  • 19.11.2018 Sari Romppanen
  • 3.12.2018 Laserlab-NSC User Meeting
  • 17.12.2018 Laserlab-NSC User Meeting

In spring:

  • 7.1.2019 Kamila Mentel
  • 28.1.2019 Heikki Häkkänen
  • 11.2.2019 Janne Ihalainen
  • 25.2.2019 Valentyna Kuznetsova
  • 11.3.2019 Jessica Rumfeldt
  • 25.3.2019 Eero Hulkko
  • 8.4.2019 Vaibhav Modi
  • 22.4.2019 Rahul Nanekar
  • 6.5.2019 Arpan Dutta
  • 20.5.2019 Juha Muhonen