Light and Matter -seminars


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:

  • 18.9.2017 Vaibhav Modi
  • 2.10.2017 Mikael Kuisma
  • 16.10.2017 -  (Autumn holidays)
  • 30.10.2017 Professor Mika Pettersson – LASER LAB NSC-meeting
  • 13.11.2017 Jessica Rumfeldt
  • 27.11.2017 Satu Mustalahti
  • 11.12.2017 Andreas Johansson / Jyrki Manninen

In spring:

  • 8.1.2018 Kosti Tapio
  • 22.1.2018 Rahul Nanekar
  • 5.2.2018 Dimitry Morozov
  • 19.2.2018 Brigitte Stucki-Buchli
  • 5.3.2018 Siim Pikker
  • 19.3.2018 Jan Borovsky
  • 16.4.2018 Valentyna Kuznetsova
  • 14.5.2018 Eero Hulkko
  • 28.5.2018 Karolina Sokolowska