Mathematical Sciences

We conduct diverse and wide mathematical and statistical research and train experts for teaching, research, and expert tasks. Our research topics cover several areas of mathematics, applied mathematics, and statistics, from the study of abstract mathematical concepts to the development and application of statistical methods in various disciplines. Our international and national collaboration networks are extensive.
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Matematiikka ja fysiikka

Research groups

Our unit has three research groups that conduct research in the following areas, among others: fractal geometry, harmonic analysis, inversion problems, optimization and control theory, Bayesian analysis, computational and statistical methods in the biological, health and engineering sciences.

Centers of excellence in research

Since 2009, our unit has been involved in the national research centers of excellence of the Academy of Finland. Currently active is the Centre of Excellence of Inverse Modelling and Imaging. The Centre of Excellence in Analysis and Dynamics Research was in operation in 2009-2019.

Contact information

Our unit is located on the west side of the Linnanmaa campus (see Campus map) between stairs G4 and J4 on the 3rd floor.

The best way to reach our staff is by email; addresses are in the format firstname.lastname@oulu.fi.