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Upcoming events

  • TUCS travel grants
    TUCS travel grants application round is open, with the deadline on Monday, 14.11.2016. If you are a TUCS GP student or a young postdoctoral researcher affiliated with one of TUCS Research Units, ask tucs@abo.fi for further instructions.

  • Short course applications
    TUCS Short Course application round is open, with the deadline on Monday, 14.11.2016. If you haven't received an e-mail with instructions, please contact tucs@abo.fi

Past events

  • TUCS Short Course
    TUCS is hosting a short course for doctoral students "Design Science Research", to be held on the 5th & 6th of October, 2016.

    Registration is done at https://konsta.utu.fi/Default.aspx?tabid=88&tap=3446 until the deadline 15th September.

  • Defence of Doctoral Thesis
    On Wednesday, October 5th, M.Sc. Fahimeh Farahnakian presents her Doctoral thesis “Energy and Performance Management of Virtual Machines: Provisioning, Placement and Consolidation" for public critisism. The opponent of M.Sc. Farahnakian is Professor Schahram Dustdar, TU Wien, Austria. University Lecturer Juha Plosila will act as a custos at this public defence.

    Thesis: http://urn.fi/URN:ISBN:978-952-12-3436-1
    Place: XXII, Agora
    Time: 12 noon

  • TUCS Short Course
    TUCS Short Course: Algorithm Engineering: Concepts and Techniques

    Lecturer: Assoc. Prof. Miklos Krész, University of Szeged

  • TUCS Course
    TUCS Course: Development of Modern Web Application (with Vaadin).

    Lecturer: Dr. Mikołaj Olszewski, Vaadin Expert, Vaadin

  • Application Round
    Application round for MATTI doctoral programme.


  • 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.