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Past events

  • TUCS Short Course
    In April 2016, TUCS is organizing a short course on "Adaptive data forecasting based on artificial intelligence" (2 ECTS, 8 hours) given by Dr. Iulian Nastac (Polytechnic University of Bucharest, Romania).

  • Defence of Doctoral Thesis
    On Friday, March 11th, TUCS GP Student Jongyun Moon presents his Doctoral thesis “Hydrogen Sensor Application of Anodic Titanium Oxide Nanostructures" for public critisism. The opponent of M.Sc. Moon is Professor János Mizsei, Budabest University of Technology and Economics, Hungary. Professor Aulis Tuominen will act as a custos at this public defence.

    Place: Auditorium XXI, Agora
    Time: 12 noon

    The thesis can be downloaded from http://urn.fi/URN:ISBN:978-952-12-3358-6

  • Defence of Doctoral Thesis
    On Friday, March 11th, TUCS GP Student Charalampos Zinoviadis presents his Doctoral thesis “Hierarchy and Expansiveness in Two-Dimensional Subshifts of Finite Type" for public critisism. The opponent of M.Sc. Zinoviadis is Professor Mike Hochman, Einstein Institute of Mathematics, Israel. Professor Jarkko Kari will act as a custos at this public defence.

    Place: Auditorium Tauno Nurmela
    Time: 12 noon

    The thesis can be downloaded from http://urn.fi/URN:ISBN:978-952-12-3336-4

  • Guest Lecture
    On Tuesday 16.2.2016, there is a guest lecture 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).

  • Guest Lecture
    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".

  • Guest Lecture
    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


  • TUCS Seminar
    This spring, TUCS is hosting a seminar on "Thinking and computing: machines and humans", organized jointly by Department of Mathematics and Statistics and Department of Philosophy, Contemporary History and Political Science of University of Turku.
  • 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.