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News archive

  • Startup Journey 2015
    Boost Turku Startup Journey 2015 application period starts January 15th.
    9.1.2015
  • Spring courses listed
    The courses provided by the TUCS Affiliate Departments for all the TUCS students (Master's and Ph.D. students) are listed on the TUCS Course page. The courses will be soon placed to the TUCS Courses Google Calendar too.
    19.12.2014
  • Short course
    Part 2 of a short course "Ultra-low-power Electronics" will be conducted during November 12–14, 2014.
    27.10.2014
  • TUCS 20y Distinguished Lecture
    On Friday, October 24th, Turing Award winner Joseph Sifakis, EPFL, Lausanne, Switzerland will give a TUCS Distinguished Lecture on “From Programs to Systems – Building a Smarter World".
    23.10.2014
  • Autumn courses listed
    The courses provided by the TUCS Affiliate Departments for all the TUCS students (Master's and Ph.D. students) are listed on the TUCS Course page, as usual. The courses are also placed on the TUCS Courses Google Calendar.
    25.8.2014
  • TUCS PhD Toolkit on 15.–16.9.
    Turku Centre for Computer Science (TUCS) is hosting this fall a course on practical aspects of research and the academic vs. enterprise R&D.
    6.8.2014
  • Apply for Ph.D. study position in ÅAU
    The application period for the Doctoral Network in Information Technologies and Mathematics at the Åbo Akademi University has begun on 1.5.2014 and the deadline for applications is 26.6.2014 at 16.00.
    9.5.2014
  • TUCS Annual Report 2013
    TUCS Annual Report 2013 has been published and is downloadable from the TUCS Publication Database.
    2.5.2014
  • TUCS in Youtube
    We now have a Channel in Youtube: http://bit.ly/1fzkuuN There you can now find the two latest TUCS Distinguished Lectures as video recordings.
    2.5.2014
  • New Short Course
    In period 4 we will be arranging a short course in Information Systems, Multicriteria Decision Modeling in Problem Solving (5cr).
    5.2.2014
  • 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.
    17.1.2014
  • TUCS Short Course
    Professor Einar Steingrimsson (University of Strathclyde) will give a TUCS short course and a FiDiPro Distinguished Lecture 14.1.–16.1.
    14.1.2014
  • EUROWEB application call
    The fourth EUROWEB application call is now open! The application deadline is January 1, 2014.
    19.11.2013
  • 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.
    18.11.2013
  • 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
    8.11.2013

Events archive

Upcoming events

  • AUTOMATA 2015
    8.6.–10.6.2015
    The 21st annual international workshop on cellular automata and discrete complex systems AUTOMATA 2015 will take place on June 8-10 in Turku, Finland.

  • ICT-Showroom 2015
    5.3.2015
    Registration deadline January 31st.

  • Defence of Doctoral Thesis
    5.3.2015
    On Thursday, March 5th, TUCS GP Student Yuliya Prokhorova presents her Doctoral thesis “Rigorous Development of Safety-Critical Systems" for public critisism. The opponent of M.Sc. Prokhorova is Professor Tim Kelly, University of York, United Kingdom. Professor Elena Troubitsyna will act as a custos at this public defence.

    Time: 12 noon
    Place: Auditorium Gamma

Past events

  • INFORTE: Quality and Clone Detection
    16.2.–18.2.2015
    Research and Practise in Software Quality Analysis and Clone Detection.

    In Oulu. Registration closing date: February 9th.

  • Defence of Doctoral Thesis
    13.2.2015
    On Friday, February 13th, M.Sc. Toni Ernvall presents his Doctoral thesis “On Distributed Storage Codes" for public critisism. The opponent of M.Sc. Ernvall is Professor Joachim Rosenthal, University of Zurich, Switzerland. Docent Jyrki Lahtonen will act as a custos at this public defence.

    Time: 12 noon
    Place: Quantum Auditorium

  • INFORTE: Information System Strategizing
    12.2.–13.2.2015
    In Turku. Registration closing date: February 4th,

  • Defence of Doctoral Thesis
    28.1.2015
    On Wednesday, January 28th, M.Sc. Syed Mohammad Asad Hassan Jafri presents his Doctoral thesis “Virtual Runtime Application Partitions for Resource Management in Massively Parallel Architectures" for public critisism. The opponent of M.Sc. Jafri is Professor Jari Nurmi, University of Tampere. Associate Professor Juha Plosila will act as a custos at this public defence.

    Time: 12 noon
    Place: Auditorium Beta

  • TUCS Distinguished Lecture
    23.1.2015
    On Friday, January 23rd, Academician Arto Salomaa is interviewed by Professor Juhani Karhumäki as a TUCS Distinguished Lecture titled "A Personal Voyage Through the Last Half a Century of Computer Science".

  • INFORTE: Methods in User-Technology Studies
    22.1.–23.1.2015
    In Helsinki. Registration closing date: January 12th.

  • Guest Lecture
    13.1.2015
    On Thursday 13.11. Charles Grellois will give a guest lecture "On the Coinductive Nature of Centralizers" in Publicum, room 150, starting at 15:00.

  • Defence of Doctoral Thesis
    19.12.2014
    On Friday, December 19th, TUCS GP Student Sami Hyrynsalmi presents his Doctoral thesis "Letters from the War of Ecosystems – An Analysis of Independent Software Vendors in Mobile Application Marketplaces" for public critisism. The opponent of M.Sc. Hyrynsalmi is Professor Tommi Mikkonen, Tampere University of Technology. Professor Ville Leppänen will act as a custos at this public defence.

    Time: 12 noon
    Place: Auditorium Beta

  • INFORTE: Software Release Planning
    15.12.–17.12.2014
    In Oulu. Register by December 1st.

    This course studies methods, tools and techniques for planning and re-planning of software releases. All modern software development approaches are iterative and incremental. Release planning is the process of defining the functionality of the related sequence of product releases or iterations. The emphasis is on a systematical and analytical approach, utilizing big data and most recent project information.

  • INFORTE: ICT4D
    11.12.–12.12.2014
    In Tampere. Register by December 1st.

    There is increased use of information and communication technologies (ICTs) for development purposes. This is a significant investment which needs empirical demonstration of the value ICTs are bringing to the development efforts. This seminar aims to do that, that is, highlight the differing roles ICTs are being applied to enhance development. To do that, a theoretical basis which includes development measures and UN Millennium Development goals is included.

  • Defence of Doctoral Thesis
    5.12.2014
    On Friday, December 5th, Lic.(tech.) Mikko Pänkäälä presents his Doctoral thesis “Potential and Clannegnes of Analog Roconfigurable Computation in Modern and Future CMOS" for public critisism. The opponent of Lic.(tech.) Pänkäälä is Associate Professor Ricardo Carmona-Galán, Institute of Microelectronics of Seville (IMSE-CNM), Spain. Adjunct Professor Mika Laiho will act as a custos at this public defence.

    Time: 12 noon
    Place: Auditorium Beta

  • Defence of Doctoral Thesis
    5.12.2014
    On Friday, December 5th, TUCS GP Student Seppo Pulkkinen presents his Doctoral thesis "Efficient Optimization Algorithms for Nonlinear Data Analysis" for public critisism. The opponent of M.Sc. Pulkkinen is Professor Leo Liberti, École Polytechnicue, France. Professor Marko Mäkelä will act as a custos at this public defence.

    Time: 12 noon
    Place: Auditorium Cal 1