Infotech Oulu consists of research groups carrying out research in various fields of modern information technology for developing and validating e.g. digital technologies, wireless sensors, and networks, AI, machine vision and electronics for various application areas. Infotech Oulu promotes long-term research and doctoral training, especially targeting multidisciplinarity, crossing the boundaries between the university’s research focus areas and faculties.
Our researchers contribute to solving global challenges in strategic research projects organized under the Focus Institute Infotech Oulu. University of Oulu’s strategic research funding is directed at these multidisciplinary, internationally reviewed 4-year projects. A periodic report of research projects funded from 2018-2021 can be found here.
The Information Technology and Electrical Engineering (ITEE) Doctoral program offers field-specific doctoral training to its doctoral researchers. There are four doctoral degree programmes: Electrical Engineering, Communications Engineering, Computer Science and Engineering , and Information Processing Science.