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News archive

  • TUCS Short Courses Call
    TUCS Short Course funding application round is opened, with the deadline on Friday, 6.11.2015.

    Funding application should contain the following information:
    • course description / contents
    • components
    • amount of credits
    • times and lecture halls
    • name of the contact person for the course
    • name of the lecturer (if not the same as the contact person)
    • budget for the course (accommodation, fees etc.)

  • Gaddpriset to Johan Lilius
    We are glad to announce that Professor Johan Lilius (Abo Akademi University, leader of the TUCS Embedded Systems Laboratory and former director of TUCS) was awarded the "Gaddpriset 2015" at the Abo Akademi Research Day 23.10.2015 by Chancellor Prof. Ulrika Wolf-Knuts.

    The "Gaddpriset", named after the first professor in chemistry at Abo Akademi Pehr Adrian Gadd, is awarded within the Faculty of Science and Engineering.
  • PoDoCo matchmaking
    Post Docs in Companies (PoDoCo) matchmaking event on August 27th at Open Innovation House, Espoo. Now it is time to bring companies and Post docs together!

    Fill in your PoDoCo Post Doc profile here and register to the event here. Registration to the event should be done latest on August 21st.

  • Google Calendar updated
    We have now updated the Fall 2015 courses in the TUCS Courses Google Calendar.
  • TUCS Short Course
    Embedded Computer and Electronic Systems research unit is organizing a short course on "Memory Systems" during Aug. 19th - Aug. 21st. The course will be given by Prof. Onur Mutlu from Carnegie Mellon University.
  • Updated LaTeX templates
    We have updated the LaTeX template for TUCS Technical Reports. We also now have a template specifically for PDFLaTeX.

    Click on this news item title to find the current templates and other information on publishin in the TUCS publication series.
  • TUCS Short Course
    Dr. Serghei Verlan, University Paris 12, France gives a TUCS Short Course: "Introduction to the Security of WEB Applications" in May 19th and May 21st.

Events archive

Upcoming events

  • TUCS Seminar
    On Tuesday 16.2.2016, there is a TUCS Seminar on "Revealing the long-term dynamics of biological systems modelled with large-scale probabilistic Boolean networks: challenges and approaches" by Dr. Andrzej Mizera (University of Luxembourg).

Past events

  • TUCS Seminar
    On Friday, January 22, 2016 there is a TUCS seminar, where Docent Patrick Sibelius from Åbo Akademi University is going to give a talk "A finitistic view on model theory".

  • TUCS Seminar
    On Thursday, 21.1.2016, there is a TUCS Seminar by Dr. Sergiu Ivanov (Université Paris-Est Créteil) on "Going Beyond Turing with P Automata: Partial Adult Halting & Regular Observer Omega-Languages".

  • Defence of Doctoral Thesis
    On Friday, December 11th, TUCS GP Student Simon Holmbacka presents his Doctoral thesis "Energy Aware Software for Many-Core Systems" for public critisism. The opponent of M.Sc. Holmbacka is Professor Christoph Kessler, University of Linköping, Sweden. Professor Johan Lilius will act as a custos at this public defence.

    Time: 12 noon

  • INFORTE, Oulu
    Value-sensitive Design for Children and Young People


    Professor Ole Sejer Iversen, Center of Advanced Visualization and Interaction, Aarhus University, Denmark; Assistant Professor Bieke Zaman, KU Leuven, Belgium

  • INFORTE, Helsinki
    The future of money? A look at alternative currencies

    Registration is open October 1st - November 6th.

  • DELTA Workshop
    Department of Information Technology at University of Turku is organizing a DELTA Workshop for masters and doctoral students from DELTA participating institutions, Åbo Akademi University, Royal Institute of Technology (KTH), and any other Nordi Country Universities.

    Registration due 3rd November.