Where academic tradition
meets the exciting future

Welcome to TUCS!

Turku Centre for Computer Science (TUCS) is a joint research institute of University of Turku and Åbo Akademi University. TUCS conducts basic and applied research in computer science and engineering in four research programmes:

TUCS boasts a long history of high-level achievements of its affiliated researchers, in terms of articles in high-level journals and conferences, high number of citations, invitations to speak in the most important conferences in the field, and memberships in editorial boards of many high-level international journals. TUCS has been a Center of Excellence of Research of the Academy of Finland in the very first round of such centers in Finland, 1995-1999. A unit of TUCS, the Centre for Reliable Software Technology (CREST), has also been a Center of Excellence during 2002-2007. Two  Academy Professors, as well as three FIDIPRO professors have been / are affiliated with TUCS. TUCS is hosting the research activity of Academician Arto Salomaa.

Latest news

5.2.2014 New Short Course

In period 4 we will be arranging a short course in Information Systems, Multicriteria Decision Modeling in Problem Solving (5cr).

17.1.2014 JuFo lists updated

The latest Publication Forum rating lists were uploaded in the TUCS Publication Database. The lists were updated by the Federation of Finnish Learned Societies on 31.12.2013.

14.1.2014 TUCS Short Course

Professor Einar Steingrimsson (University of Strathclyde) will give a TUCS short course and a FiDiPro Distinguished Lecture 14.1.–16.1.

19.11.2013 EUROWEB application call

The fourth EUROWEB application call is now open! The application deadline is January 1, 2014.

18.11.2013 Apply for PhD study position at ÅAU

The application period for the Doctoral Network in Information Technologies and Mathematics at the Åbo Akademi University has begun on 15.11.2013 and the deadline for applications is 16.12.2013 at 16.00.

8.11.2013 TUCS Short Course

A new TUCS Short Course: Data Forecasting with Artificial Intelligence by Dr. Iulian Nastac, University Politehnica Bucharest, Romania. 19.–21.11.2013

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