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26.4.2021 News

Tribology and Materials Performance - free online webinar

Tribology and Materials Performance 12 May 2021 at 13:00-15:30 (GMT+2)
Free online webinar

1.4.2021 News

Tenure track Assistant or Associate Professor Position in Vehicle and Mobile Machinery Engineering

The North changes the world – we at the University of Oulu work as part of the international science community to produce new scientific information and science-based solutions. We are committed to educate future pioneers to build a more sustainable, intelligent and humane world. Creating new, taking responsibility and succeeding together are values that build a strong foundation for all our actions. We offer a working environment where individuals can cultivate their skills, do meaningful work, and develop professionally. Our university's several specialized research and service units enable extensive and diverse development and career opportunities for experts in various fields.

23.3.2021 News

Unveiling interactions of tiny particles in advanced steels

The embedded particles such as the non-metallic inclusions, belong to a group of components that decide steel’s mechanical properties and applications.

16.3.2021 News

Steel seminar - online 18.3.2021

Program 8.30-9.15 Session 1: Virtual steel processing (Speeches in Finnish, materials in English) 8.30-8.40

16.2.2021 News

Towards carbon-neutrality – Metals producers and research organizations to develop solutions for reducing CO2 emissions

Leading metals producers in Finland together with domestic research organizations have launched a large 3-year research project with an aim to develop tehcnologies for CO2 mitigation in metals production. Metals production possesses greatest CO2 potential of all industries in Finland. Business Finland funds the project with almost 10 million Euros. The total budget of the project is 18 million Euros.

28.10.2020 News

SYMMET-hankkeen tuloswebinaari 26.11.2020

Nykyiset kaivokset eivät riitä vastaamaan metallien kysyntään uusiutuvan energian, kuten tuuli- ja aurinkoenergian, ja sähköisen liikenteen lisääntyessä. Symbiosis of Metals Production and Nature (SYMMET) -hankkeessa on pyritty löytämään kiertotalouden ratkaisuja kestävyysvajeeseen, jonka metallien jatkuvasti kasvava tarve aiheuttaa.

27.10.2020 News

Rakenteiden mekaniikan seuran ja Suomen mekaniikan kansalliskomitean webinaari 4.11.2020

Rakenteiden mekaniikan seuran ja Suomen mekaniikan kansalliskomitean webinaari järjestetään 4.

14.10.2020 News

Short Course on Circular Residue Usage in the Metallurgical Industry

After the great success of the first and second CIRRUS courses at Luleå University of Technology in 2018 and University of Oulu in 2019, the 3rd "Course on residue utilisation in metallurgical indu

29.9.2020 News

Tekniikka torstai onlineseminaari 1.10.2020

Teknillinen tiedekunta jatkaa Tekniikka torstai -seminaarejaan, nyt etäyhtedellä.

4.9.2020 News

Special issue “Modeling and Simulation of Metallurgical Processes in Ironmaking and Steelmaking”

Senior Research Fellow Ville-Valtteri Visuri is co-editing a special issue "Modeling and Simulation of Metallurgical Processes in Ironmaking and Steelmaking" in Metals together wit

1.4.2020 News

Four walls and research -- in Austria

Just like everyone else, I am currently mostly stuck inside four walls.

23.3.2020 News

Docentship of reaction modelling for Visuri

A title of docent has been awarded to D.Sc.(Tech.) Ville-Valtteri Visuri starting 1st of April 2020.

27.2.2020 News

Scaling up the production of eco-efficient cements made from industrial side streams

Calcium sulfoaluminate cement clinker containing belite and ferrite has been produced with more than 85% of the raw material mix coming from waste materials.

26.11.2019 News

Doctoral defence of Vahid Javaheri on 1.11.2019

The academic doctoral dissertation of Vahid Javaheri was presented for the public defence at the University of Oulu, Faculty of Technology, Center of advanced steel research on Friday, November fir

1.11.2019 News

Researchers traveling: Somani & Kaikkonen in Stockholm

Docent Mahesh Somani and doctoral researcher Pentti Kaikkonen participated in the European Congress and Exhibition on Advanced Materials and Processes (

23.10.2019 News

Researchers traveling: Visuri in Stockholm

Postdoctoral researcher Ville-Valtteri Visuri attended a seminar entitled "A fossil-free society – what role can the industrial symbiosis play?", which was held at Jernkon

7.10.2019 News

Researchers traveling: Heikkinen in Japan

Eetu-Pekka Heikkinen will participate in the Unified International Technical Conference of Refractories (UNITECR 2019) to

4.10.2019 News

Visit to annual meeting of the Steel Institute VDEh

Postdoctoral researcher Ville-Valtteri Visuri visited the annual meeting of Steel Institute VDEh, which was held in Düsseldorf on October 1, 2019.

13.9.2019 News

Presentation at "Latest in modelling symposium"

Postdoctoral reseacher Ville-Valtteri Visuri held an invited presentation on modelling of hot metal desulphurisation at "Latest in modelling symposium" held on September 12, 2019 i

13.9.2019 News

Researchers traveling: Heikkilä, Kärnä, Pauna & Visuri in Düsseldorf, Germany

The 4th European Steel Technology and Application Days (ESTAD) were held in Düsseldorf, Germany from June 24 to 28, 2019.

31.7.2019 News

Visa Isteri awarded in London

Visa Isteri has been awarded with the Fredrik Glasser Award on Cement Chemistry for the best oral presentation at the first

17.7.2019 News

Calls for doctoral student positions in Technology and natural sciences

Calls for funded doctoral student positions:

17.7.2019 News

Researchers traveling: Somani & Kantanen in Aachen

Docent Mahesh Somani and doctoral candidate Pekka Kantanen attended to the 4th International Conference on