Dissertations of the Infotech Oulu Doctoral Program

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Dissertations of the Information Technology and Electrical Engineering Doctoral Programme

2016 (32)

Latvakoski, Juhani (BISG) Small world for dynamic wireless cyber-physical systems. VTT Science 142.

Podlipská, Jana (BME) Non-invasive semi-quantitative and quantitative ultrasound imaging for diagnostics of knee osteoarthritis. Acta Universitatis Ouluensis Medica D 1400.

Vildjiounaite, Elena (BME) Lightweight adaptation to situational changes in classifiers of multimodal human data. VTT Science 125.

Keränen, Pekka (CAS) High precision time-to-digital converters for applications requiring a wide measurement range. Acta Universitatis Ouluensis, Technica C 565.

Lanz, Brigitte (CAS) Compact current pulse-pumped GaAs–AlGaAs laser diode structures for generating high peak-power (1–50 watt) picosecond-range single optical pulses. Acta Universitatis Ouluensis, Technica C 583.

Huusko, Jarkko (CSP) Communication performance prediction and link adaptation based on a statistical radio channel model. Acta Universitatis Ouluensis, Technica C 563.

Takano, Yasuhiro (CSP) Spectrally efficient turbo reception technologies for single-carrier broadband wireless communications.

Suliman, Isameldin (CSP) Performance analysis of cognitive radio networks and radio resource allocation. Acta Universitatis Ouluensis, Technica C 575.

Soderi, Simone (CSP) Evaluation of industrial wireless communications systems’ security. Acta Universitatis Ouluensis, Technica C 572.

Xin He (CSP) Binary Information Sensing and Multiterminal Source Coding: Rate-Distortion Analysis and Transmission Design.

Eskola, Marina (CSP/CMV) Strategy for wireless transmission disturbances detection and identification in industrial wireless sensor networks. VTT Science 138.

Ylioinas, Juha (CMV) Towards optimal local binary patterns in texture and face description. Acta Universitatis Ouluensis, Technica C 597.

Varjo, Sami (CMV)  A direct microlens array imaging system for microscopy. Acta Universitatis Ouluensis, Technica C 588.

Kähäri, Hanna (EMPART) A room-temperature fabrication method for microwave dielectric Li₂MoO₄ ceramics and their applicability for antennas. Acta Universitatis Ouluensis, Technica C 584.

Aikio, Sanna (NEGOMA) Improving robustness and disposability of integrated Young interferometer sensors for portable diagnostics. VTT Science 136.

Happonen, Tuomas (NEGOMA/CAS) Reliability studies on printed conductors on flexible substrates under cyclic bending. Acta Universitatis Ouluensis, Technica C 571 .

Augustine, Bobins (NEGOMA) Efficiency and stability studies for organic bulk heterojunction solar cells. Acta Universitatis Ouluensis, Technica 596.

Harjula, Erkki (NET) Energy-efficient peer-to-peer networking for constrained-capacity mobile environments. Acta Universitatis Ouluensis, Technica C 573.

Liyanage, Madhusanka (NET) Enhancing security and scalability of Virtual Private LAN Services. Acta Universitatis Ouluensis, Technica C 593.

Ferdinand, Nuwan Suresh (RAT) Low complexity lattice codes for communication networks. Acta Universitatis Ouluensis, Technica C 559.

Nguyen, Vu Thuy Dan (RAT) Transmission strategies for full-duplex multiuser MIMO communications systems. Acta Universitatis Ouluensis, Technica C 564.

Xue, Qiang (RAT) Analysis of near-optimal relaying schemes for wireless tandem and multicast relay networks. Acta Universitatis Ouluensis, Technica C 560.

Chowdhury, Helal (RAT) Data download on the move in visible light communications: design and analysis. Acta Universitatis Ouluensis, Technica C 585.

Kiljander, Jussi (ISPACES) Semantic interoperability framework for smart spaces. Acta Universitatis Ouluensis, Technica C 557.

Su, Xiang (ISPACES) Lightweight data and knowledge exchange for pervasive environments. Acta Universitatis Ouluensis, Technica C 581.

Fucci, Davide (MGROUP) The role of process conformance and developers' skills in the context of test-driven development. Acta Universitatis Ouluensis. Scientiae rerum naturalium A 671.

Suomalainen, Tanja (MGROUP) Changing the planning for agile and lean software development: from roadmapping to continuous planning. VTT Science 132.

Kelanti, Markus (MGROUP) Stakeholder analysis in software-intensive systems development. Acta Universitatis Ouluensis, Scientiae rerum naturalium A 681.

Ahmad, Muhammad Ovais (MGROUP) Exploring Kanban in software engineering. Acta Universitatis Ouluensis, Scientiae rerum naturalium A 682.

Taušan, Nebojša (MGROUP) Choreography modeling in embedded systems domain. Acta Universitatis Ouluensis, Scientiae rerum naturalium A  686.

Karppinen, Pasi (OASIS) Studying user experience of health behavior change support systems: a qualitative approach to individuals’ perceptions of web-based interventions. Acta Universitatis Ouluensis, Scientiae rerum naturalium A 684.
 

2015 (34)

Ferreira, Eija (BISG) Model selection in time series machine learning applications. Acta Universitatis Ouluensis, Technica C 542.

Siirtola, Pekka (BISG) Recognizing human activities based on wearable inertial measurements: methods and applications. Acta Universitatis Ouluensis, Technica C 524.

Mantere, Matti (BISG) Network security monitoring and anomaly detection in industrial control system networks. Acta Universitatis Ouluensis, Technica C 528.

Partala, Juha (BME) Algebraic methods for cryptographic key exchange. Acta Universitatis Ouluensis, Technica C 519. (*

Toljamo, Päivi (BME) Dual-energy digital radiography in the assessment of bone characteristics. Acta Universitatis Ouluensis, Medica D 1311.

Kursu, Olli-Erkki (CAS) Micromotion compensation and a neural recording and stimulation system for electrophysiological measurements. Acta Universitatis Ouluensis, Technica C 554. (*

Hallman, Lauri (CAS) Single photon detection based devices and techniques for pulsed time-of-flight applications. Acta Universitatis Ouluensis, Technica C 555.

Komulainen, Jukka (CMV) Software-based countermeasures to 2D facial spoofing attacks. Acta Universitatis Ouluensis, Technica C 537. (*

Pedone, Matteo (CMV) Algebraic methods for constructing blur-invariant operators and their applications. Acta Universitatis Ouluensis, Technica C 538. (*

Herrera Castro, Daniel (CMV) From images to point clouds: practical considerations for three-dimensional computer vision. Acta Universitatis Ouluensis, Technica C 536. (*

Karvonen, Heikki  (CSP) Energy efficiency improvements for wireless sensor networks by using cross-layer analysis. Acta Universitatis Ouluensis, Technica C 520.

Lu, Pen-Shun (CSP) Decoding and lossy forwarding based multiple access relaying. Acta Universitatis Ouluensis, Technica C 525.

Tervo, Valtteri (CSP) Joint multiuser power allocation and iterative multi-antenna receiver design. Acta Universitatis Ouluensis, Technica C 517.

Putaala, Jussi (EMPART) Reliability and prognostic monitoring methods of electronics interconnections in advanced SMD applications. Acta Universitatis Ouluensis, Technica C 521.

Lin, Jhih-Fong (EMPART) Multi-dimensional carbonaceous composites for electrode applications. Acta Universitatis Ouluensis, Technica C 534.

Leinonen, Mikko (EMPART) Finite element method and equivalent circuit based design of piezoelectric actuators and energy harvester dynamics. Acta Universitatis Ouluensis, Technica C 532.

Nelo, Mikko (EMPART) Inks based on inorganic nanomaterials for printed electronics applications. Acta Universitatis Ouluensis, Technica C 553.

Apilo, Pälvi (NEGOMA) Roll-to-roll printing of organic photovoltaic cells and modules. VTT Science 101.

Leppänen, Kimmo (NEGOMA) Sample preparation method and synchronized thermography to characterize uniformity of conductive thin films. Acta Universitatis Ouluensis, Technica C 530.

Piri, Esa (NET) Improving heterogeneous wireless networking with cross-layer information services. Acta Universitatis Ouluensis, Technica C 529.

Pennanen, Harri (RAT) Coordinated beamforming in cellular and cognitive radio networks. Acta Universitatis Ouluensis, Technica C 541.

Alves, Hirley (RAT) On the performance analysis of full-duplex networks. Acta Universitatis Ouluensis, Technica C 523. (*

Jayasinghe, Laddy Keeth Saliya (RAT) Analysis on MIMO relaying scenarios in wireless communication systems. Acta Universitatis Ouluensis, Technica C 518.

Sukuvaara, Timo (RAT) Development, implementation and evaluation of an architecture for vehicle-to-vehicle and vehicle-to-infrastructure networking.

Goncalves, Jorge (COMAG) Situated crowdsourcing: feasibility, performance and behaviours. Acta Universitatis Ouluensis, Technica C 535. (*

Pakanen, Minna (INTERACT) Visual design examples in the evaluation of anticipated user experience at the early phases of research and development. Acta Universitatis Ouluensis, Scientiae rerum naturalium A 663. (*

Halkola, Eija (INTERACT) Participation in infrastructuring the future school : a nexus analytic inquiry. Acta Universitatis Ouluensis, Scientiae rerum naturalium A 660. (*

Gilman, Ekaterina (ISPACES) Exploring the use of rule-based reasoning in ubiquitous computing applications. Acta Universitatis Ouluensis, Technica C 545.

Shao, Xiuyan (MGROUP) Understanding information systems (IS) security investments in organizations. Acta Universitatis Ouluensis, Scientiae rerum naturalium A 650.

Korkala, Mikko (MGROUP) Customer communication in distributed agile software development. VTT Science 80.

Li, Ying (MGROUP) Users’ information systems (IS) security behavior in different contexts. Acta Universitatis Ouluensis, Scientiae rerum naturalium A 655.

Niskanen, Ilkka (MOBI) Semantic visualization for smart spaces: merging the material and digital worlds. VTT Science 95.

Pouke, Matti (MOBI) Augmented virtuality: transforming real human activity into virtual environments. Acta Universitatis Ouluensis, Technica C 531.

Hyry, Jaakko (MOBI) Designing projected user interfaces as assistive technology for the elderly. Acta Universitatis Ouluensis, Scientiae rerum naturalium A 664.

 

2014 (34)

Peschl, Michael (BISG) An architecture for flexible manufacturing systems based on task-driven agents. Acta Universitatis Ouluensis, Technica C 481.

Tamminen, Satu (BISG) Modelling the rejection probability of a quality test consisting of multiple measurements. Acta Universitatis Ouluensis, Technica C 498.

Tuovinen, Lauri (BISG) From machine learning to learning with machines: remodeling the knowledge discovery process. Acta Universitatis Ouluensis, Technica C 499.

Väyrynen, Eero (BME) Emotion recognition from speech using prosodic features. Acta Universitatis Ouluensis, Technica C 487. (*

Finnilä, Mikko A. J. (BME) Bone toxicity of persistent organic pollutants. Acta Universitatis Ouluensis, Medica D 1254.

Bordallo Lopez, Miguel (CMV) Designing for energy-efficient vision-based interactivity on mobile devices.  Acta Universitatis Ouluensis, Technica C 512. (*

Rezazadegan Tavakoli, Hamed (CMV) Visual saliency and eye movement: modeling and applications, Acta Universitatis Ouluensis, Technica C 504.  (*

Huang, Xiaohua (CMV) Methods for facial expression recognition with applications in challenging situations. Acta Universitatis Ouluensis, Technica C 509. (*

Tuovinen, Tommi (CSP) Operation of IR-UWB WBAN antennas close to human tissues. Acta Universitatis Ouluensis, Technica C 505. (*

Höyhtyä, Marko (CSP) Adaptive power and frequency allocation strategies in cognitive radio systems. VTT Science 61.

Peräntie, Jani (EMPART) Electric-field-induced dielectric and caloric effects in relaxor ferroelectrics. Acta Universitatis Ouluensis, Technica C 489.

Mäklin, Jani (EMPART) Electrical and thermal applications of carbon nanotube films. Acta Universitatis Ouluensis, Technica C 484.

Tuhkala, Marko (EMPART) Dielectric characterization of powdery substances using an indirectly coupled open-ended coaxial cavity resonator. Acta Universitatis Ouluensis, Technica C 503.

Sobocinski, Maciej (EMPART) Embedding of bulk piezoelectric structures in Low Temperature Co-fired Ceramic. Acta Universitatis Ouluensis, Technica C 514. (*

Juntunen Eveliina (EMPART), From LED die to a lighting system. VTT Science 64. (*

Sliz, Rafal (NEGOMA) Analysis of wetting and optical properties of materials developed for novel printed solar cells. Acta Universitatis Ouluensis, Technica C 492. (*

Myllylä, Teemu (NEGOMA) Multimodal biomedical measurement methods to study brain functions simultaneously with functional magnetic resonance imaging. Acta Universitatis Ouluensis, Technica C 497.

Namal, Suneth (NET) Enhanced communication security and mobility management in small-cell networks. Acta Universitatis Ouluensis, Technica C 508.

Celentano, Ulrico (RAT) Dependable cognitive wireless networking : modelling and design. Acta Universitatis Ouluensis, Technica C 488. (*

Hekkala, Atso (RAT) Compensation of transmitter nonlinearities using predistortion techniques : case studies of envelope tracking amplifiers and radio-over-fibre links. VTT Science 53.

Evesti, Antti (ISPACES) Adaptive security in smart spaces. VTT Science 50.

Hosio, Simo (ISPACES, UCC) Leveraging Social Networking Services on Multipurpose Public Displays. Acta Universitatis Ouluensis, Technica C 500.

Matusek, Florian (MGROUP) Selective privacy protection for video surveillance.  Acta Universitatis Ouluensis, Scientiae rerum naturalium A 622.

Koskela, Timo (MGROUP) Interaction in asset-based value creation within innovation networks : the case of software industry. Acta Universitatis Ouluensis, Scientiae rerum naturalium A 629.

Päätalo, Heli (MGROUP) Stakeholder interactions in cross-functional productization : the case of mobile software development. Acta Universitatis Ouluensis, Scientiae rerum naturalium A 628.

Sutor, Stephan (MGROUP) Large-scale high-performance video surveillance. Acta Universitatis Ouluensis, Scientiae rerum naturalium A 631.

Kraus, Klemens (MGROUP) Security management process in distributed, large scale high performance systems. Acta Universitatis Ouluensis. Scientiae rerum naturalium A 642.

Hyysalo, Jarkko (MGROUP) Supporting collaborative development: cognitive challenges and solutions of developing embedded systems. Acta Universitatis Ouluensis, Scientiae rerum naturalium A 634.

Tihinen, Maarit (MGROUP) Measurement-based management of global software development projects. Measurement-based management of global software development projects. VTT Science 70.

Stibe, Agnis (OASIS) Socially influencing systems : persuading people to engage with publicly displayed Twitter-based systems. Acta Universitatis Ouluensis, Scientiae rerum naturalium A 630.

Langrial, Sitwat (OASIS) Exploring the influence of persuasive reminders and virtual rehearsal on the efficacy of health behavior change support system. Acta Universitatis Ouluensis, Scientiae rerum naturalium A 626.

Harjumaa, Marja (OASIS) On the development of persuasive systems : a framework for designing and evaluating behaviour change support systems and its applicability for e-Health. VTT Science 68.

Jurmu, Marko (UCC) Towards engaging multipurpose public displays : design space and case studies.  Acta Universitatis Ouluensis, Technica  C 507.

Liu, Meirong (UCC, MTEAM) Efficient super-peer-based coordinated service provision. Acta Universitatis Ouluensis, Technica C 486.

2013 (30)

Schaberreiter, Thomas (BISG) A Bayesian network based on-line risk prediction framework for interdependent critical infrastructures. Acta Universitatis Ouluensis, Technica C 466.

Koivumäki, Janne (BME) Biomechanical modeling of proximal femur : development of finite element models to simulate fractures. Acta Universitatis Ouluensis, Medica D 1198.

Määttä, Mikko (BME) Assessment of osteoporosis and fracture risk. Axial transmission ultrasound and lifestyle-related risk factors. Acta Universitatis Ouluensis, Medica D 1192. (*

Keskinarkaus, Anja (MTEAM) Digital watermarking techniques for printed images. Acta Universitatis Ouluensis, Technica C 441.

Guoyong Duan (CAS) Three-dimensional effects and surface breakdown addressing efficiency and reliability problems in avalanche bipolar junction transistors. Acta Universitatis Ouluensis, Technica C 444. (*

Kurtti, Sami (CAS) Integrated receiver channel and timing discrimination circuits for a pulsed time-of-flight laser rangefinder. Acta Universitatis Ouluensis, Technica C 439.

Remes, Jukka (CMV) Method evaluations in spatial exploratory analyses of resting-state functional magnetic resonance imaging data. Acta Universitatis Ouluensis, Technica C 468.

Guo, Yimo (CMV) Image and video analysis by local descriptors and deformable image registration. Acta Universitatis Ouluensis, Technica C 451. (*

Sangi, Pekka (CMV) Object motion estimation using block matching with uncertainty analysis. Acta Universitatis Ouluensis, Technica C 443. (*

Pantsar-Syväniemi, Susanna (CMV) Reusable, semantic, and context-aware micro-architecture. VTT Science 37.

Xiaojia Lu (CSP) Resource allocation in uplink coordinated multicell MIMO-OFDM systems with 3D channel models. Acta Universitatis Ouluensis, Technica C 477.

Yadav, Animesh (CSP) Space-time constellation and precoder design under channel estimation errors. Acta Universitatis Ouluensis, Technica C 465.

Sonkki, Marko (CSP) Wideband and multi-element antennas for mobile applications. Acta Universitatis Ouluensis, Technica C 447. (*

Komulainen, Petri (CSP) Coordinated multi-antenna techniques for cellular networks : Pilot signaling and decentralized optimization in TDD mode. Acta Universitatis Ouluensis, Technica C 474. (*

Kukkola, Jarmo (EMPART) Gas sensors based on nanostructured tungsten oxides. Acta Universitatis Ouluensis, Technica C 462. (*

Halonen, Niina (EMPART) Synthesis and applications of macroscopic well-aligned multi-walled carbon nanotube films. Acta Universitatis Ouluensis, Technica C 467.

Hannu, Jari (EMPART) Embedded mixed-signal testing on board and system level. Acta Universitatis Ouluensis, Technica C 446. (*

Jung, Sang-Joong (NEGOMA) Personal machine-to-machine (M2M) health care system with mobile device in global networks. Acta Universitatis Ouluensis, Technica C 478.

Czajkowski, Jakub (NEGOMA) Optical coherence tomography as a characterization method in printed electronics. Acta Universitatis Ouluensis, Technica C 470.

Lauri, Janne (NEGOMA) Doppler optical coherence tomography in determination of suspension viscosity. Acta Universitatis Ouluensis, Technica C 461.

Morais de Lima, Carlos Héracles (RAT) Opportunistic resource and network management in autonomous packet access systems. Acta Universitatis Ouluensis, Technica C 456. (*

Pantisano, Francesco (RAT) Cooperative interference and radio resource management in self-organizing small cell networks. Acta Universitatis Ouluensis, Technica C 452. (*

Nardelli, Pedro Henrique Juliano (RAT) Analysis of the spatial throughput in interference networks. Acta Universitatis Ouluensis, Technica C 457. (*

Kotelba, Adrian (RAT) Theory of rational decision-making and its applications to adaptive transmission. Acta Universitatis Ouluensis, Technica C 460. (*

Ferreira, Denzil (COMAG/MTEAM) AWARE: A mobile context instrumentation middleware to collaboratively understand human behavior. Acta Universitatis Ouluensis, Technica C 458.

Lawrence, Carl (MGROUP) Innovating with information technology in a globalized world: being proactive about culture. Acta Universitatis Ouluensis, Scientiae rerum naturalium A 612.

Laanti, Maarit (MGROUP) Agile Methods in large-scale software development organizations : applicability and model for adoption. Acta Universitatis Ouluensis, Scientiae rerum naturalium A 605.

Rodríguez, Pilar (MGROUP) Combining lean thinking and agile software development: how do software-intensive companies use them in practice? Acta Universitatis Ouluensis, Scientiae rerum naturalium A 618.

Sarja, Jari (MGROUP) Developing technology pushed breakthroughs: defining and assessing success factors in ICT industry. Acta Universitatis Ouluensis, Scientiae rerum naturalium A 685.

Lehto, Tuomas (OASIS) The importance of persuasive systems design in enhancing consumers’ perceptions and adoption of health behavior change support systems. Acta Universitatis Ouluensis, Scientiae rerum naturalium A 610.

Ojanperä, Tiia (UCC) Cross-layer optimized video streaming in heterogeneous wireless networks. Acta Universitatis Ouluensis, Technica C 453.
 

(* = funded by the doctoral program

Last updated: 11.9.2017