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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

17.7.2019 News

Researchers traveling: Renata Latypova and Tun Tun Nyo in Warsaw

Doctoral student Renata Latypova and master student/co-author Tun Tun Nyo attended the 12th International Scientific Corrosion Conference (

18.6.2019 News

Researchers traveling: 7th Conference on Recrystallization and Grain Growth in Gent, Belgium

Jaakko Hannula, Aarne Pohjonen, Mahesh Somani, Oskari Seppälä and Antti Kaijalainen, will be attent to the 7

18.6.2019 News

Researchers traveling: Hannula & Kaijalainen in Enschede

Doctoral candidate Jaakko Hannula and post-doctoral researcher Antti Kaijalainen attended to the 38th Internati

18.6.2019 News

Researchers traveling: Nyo & Kaijalainen in Brno

Project researcher Tun Tun Nyo and post-doctoral researcher Antti Kaijalainen attended to 28th International Conference on

17.6.2019 News

Grant for a research visit

Tutkijat maailmalle” programme announced its grant decisions on June 5, 2019.

16.6.2019 News

A book on thermodynamic description of the Fe–Al–Mn–Si–C system

A book entitled "Thermodynamic description of the Fe–Al–Mn–Si–C system for modelling solidification of steels" was published in the Acta Universitatis Ouluensis publication series by Jyrki Miettine

16.6.2019 News

Researchers traveling: Visuri in Leuven

Postdoctoral researcher Ville-Valtteri Visuri visited to Department of Materials at Katholieke Universiteit Leuven in

12.6.2019 News

Researchers traveling: Alatarvas & Visuri in Salzburg

Tuomas Alatarvas and Ville-Valtteri Visuri will attend the ICASP-5 & CSSCR-5  conference in Salzbur

3.6.2019 News

MIMESIS workshop in Skien, Norway

Workshop on the Mathematics and Materials Science for Steel Production and Manufacturing (MIMESIS) project will be

23.5.2019 News

Researchers traveling: Mohammed Ali in Cairo

Mohammed Ali has been participated in the 2nd international conference of materials science and engineering whi