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14.10.2016 News

International Fab Academy in Oulu - Admissions open until 30 November

Fab Lab Oulu offers a world-class educational experience for DIY-people. There are twelve study places availble to the Fab Academy  2017. Fab Academy Diploma students will be educated in fast preparation of complete functional devices from start to finish. In addition to technical skills, the students will have access to the global maker-network. The deadline for applications is 30 November.

10.10.2016 News

University of Oulu Student wins first prize in SIGCHI Finland Master Thesis Competition

 

MSc Petteri Ponsimaa has won the national Master’s Thesis competition organized by the SIGCHI Finland.

His thesis “Discovering value for health with grocery shopping data” examines how consumers could take advantage of their own shopping history.

10.10.2016 News

BISG & CAS article got the best paper award at BEC 2016

The 15th Biennial Baltic Electronics Conference (BEC 2016) was held in Tallinn, Estonia on 3-5 October 2016.

6.10.2016 News

Wincool Best Demo Award for CWC and Drexel at ACM Wintech

Centre for Wireless Communications’ and Drexel University’s joint demo has been recognized with the Wincool Best Demo Award at ACM Wintech, the 10th International Workshop on Wireless Network Testbeds, Experimental Evaluation & Characterization.

3.10.2016 News

University of Oulu makes the top 100 in Computer Science in THE Subject Rankings

University of Oulu appears as number 98 in the Times Higher Education (THE) World University Rankings 2016-2017 by subject: computer science.

3.10.2016 News

Two ITEE projects chosen by the Academy of Finland

Key project funding by the Finnish Academy is targeted especially to the  early-career researchers whose projects have been highly rated in previously organised peer reviews. The funding aims at  promoting extensive utilisation of the results of that research. 

From the University of Oulu, four applicants were chosen to be funded,  two of which are researchers of the Faculty of Information Technology and Electrical Engineering.

27.9.2016 News

FabLab4School welcomes schools

FabLab is looking forward to school groups visiting the premises!

9.9.2016 News

Machine Vision Researchers awarded at BTAS2016

Postdoctoral Research Fellow Jukka Komulainen and his co-authors from  the research unit Center for Machine Vision and Signal Analysis CMVS  have been awarded the  Five Year Highest Impact Award at BTAS2016 conference.

8.9.2016 News

First robots teleoperated over 5G demoed in Oulu by BISG and Probot

BISG, in collaboration with Probot, one of BISG's spin-offs, successfully presented their demos

29.6.2016 News

Matti Latva-aho selected Academy Professor

The Academy of Finland has selected Professor of Communications Engineering Matti Latva-aho as Academy Professor for the period 1 January 2017-31 December 2021.

29.6.2016 News

Young summer jobbers built robots

In the first two weeks of June fifteen young secondary and high school students were employed by the ITEE faculty. They were working in Linnanmaa campus at the new workshop FabLab.

10.6.2016 News

Academy funding for five ITEE research projects

Academy of Finland Council for Natural Sciences and Engineering has granted funding for eleven projects from the University of Oulu, of which five are from the Faculty of Information Technology and

31.12.2015 News

Research units replace departments

From January 1st, 2016,  the current four departments of the the Faculty of Information Technology and Electrical Engineering (Communications Engineering, Computer Science and Engineering, Electric

15.12.2015 News

Two new Docents to Wireless Communications

The field of communications engineering in the Faculty of Information Technology and Electrical Engineering has been granted two new docentships. The rector of the University has awarded Dr. Sc.

25.11.2015 News

Nokia Foundation Award to Matti Latva-aho

Nokia Foundation has granted its Recognition Award 2015 to professor of Communications Engineering Matti Latva-aho for his outstanding contributions in the development of radiotech

22.10.2015 News

Five new video clips tell true stories about Technical Studies

Videos are aimed at all interested in studying technology at the University of Oulu. They describe the work, study and life lead by students, researchers and alumni.

14.10.2015 News

Seminaariaiheena koneiden internet yritysnäkökulmasta

Seminaari yrityksille Oulun Tekniikan päivilläKoneiden internet tulee –mikä muuttuu?

29.4.2015 News

More than 1.5 million Academy funding for ITEE

Faculty of Information Technology and Electrical Engineering receives four new Academy-funded Postdoctoral Researchers and an Academy Research Fellow.

7.4.2015 News

Video clips promote study and research

Where does a researcher find inspiration? What drives a student to build robot suits? What are the strategic distances between twins teaching laser measurements?

26.3.2015 News

Horizon 2020 project on elderly, urbanization and green economy

The Community Imaging Group at the University of Oulu, along with the City of Oulu, have joined the new Horizon 2020 project

16.12.2014 News

MediaTek recruits Young Talents in Oulu

MediaTek Inc., a fabless semiconductor company operating worldwide, is opening a brand new office in Oulu and is offering job opportunities for new (or soon to be) engineering graduates.

8.12.2014 News

Background in CWC: Nokia Foundation awards Zach Shelby

University of Oulu alumni and a previous research manager at CWC, Zach Shelby, has received this year's Nokia Foundation award  for his enthusiasm in developing Internet of Things technologies and

3.11.2014 News

Professor Heli Jantunen receives exclusive ERC Grant

European Research Council has awarded professor of microelectronics and materials physics Heli Jantunen a Proof-of-Concept funding for the project ”Low Temperature Ceramics Applications” (LTCeramic