Ongoing research projects


Nordic Mining and the Search for Women: Designing New Gender Equality Interventions (SEARCH), 2014-2016, in co-operation with Luleå University of Technology and Nordland Research Institute, Norden/NordMin, Professor Helka-Liisa Hentilä & Leena Soudunsaari.

Eheyttämisen edellytykset (Preconditions of Integrative Urban Redevelopment) (EHED), 2013-2015, ARA, Professor Helka-Liisa Hentilä & Postdoctoral Researcher Sari Hirvonen-Kantola

Suomalaiset maaseututaajamat 2010-luvulla (Finnish Rural Communities in the 2010’s) (SuoMa), 2013-14 (in co-operation of Lahti University of Applied Sciences and Aalto University), The Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry, Professor Helka-Liisa Hentilä

Health on Thin Ice - Urban Planning for Good Health in Cold Climate, 2013-2014 (in co-operation with Luleå University of Technology), Interreg IVA, Professor Helka-Liisa Hentilä

Liikuntakaavoitus (Physical Activity in Land Use Planning), 2013-2014, Ministry of Culture and Education & Ministry of Environment, Professor Helka-Liisa Hentilä

Integrative Urban Development Concept: Case Sustainable Winter City 2012-2014, funded by Tekes/Eakr. The research project examines integrative urban development practices, tools and block-level concepts that are needed in the planning of a sustainable winter city. These practices are piloted in a Living Lab experiment in the city of Oulu where the new Hiukkavaara neighbourhood for 20 000 inhabitants is being planned, Professor Helka-Liisa Hentilä

Lähiöiden käyttäjä- ja liiketoimintalähtöinen korjauskonsepti (User and Business Based Renovation Concept of Suburbs) (KLIKK), 2012-2014, TeKes, Professor Jouni Koiso-Kanttila

User Oriented Design of Learning Environments, Research Programme Indoor Environment, WP4,  2011-2014,  RYM-SHOK, Professor Helka-Liisa Hentilä

Adaptive Urban Lighting 2011-2013  Research project funded by the Academy of Finland, Dr Tech. Aulikki Herneoja

Kaivokset, maankäyttö ja paikallisyhteisöt (Different Land Use Activities and Local Communities in Mining Projects) (Dilacomi), WP1  Land Use Planning Practices, 2011-2013, TeKes, Professor Helka-Liisa Hentilä


Last updated: 2.6.2020