Public partner organisations

MAX IV Laboratory

The Max IV laboratory is a SR source facility and a Swedish national research infrastructure. The latest addition to the facility, the next-generation SR source MAX IV laboratory, will be inaugurated in June 2016. Upon completion, MAX IV laboratory will be the most brilliant SR source in the world. The unsurpassed brightness and coherence of the MAX IV laboratory source will facilitate imaging and microscopy methods with unprecedented spatial resolution and simultaneous sensitivity to chemical, electronic, magnetic and other properties. MAX IV laboratory staff posseses expertise on the many different methods and instrumentation needed to develop and support the advanced SR-based experiments and are experienced in providing supervision to users, including ESRs who make use of the laboratory. Currently about 1000 researchers from all parts of the world are using MAX IV laboratory facilities annually.

Northern Ostrobothnia Hospital District

Department of Diagnostic Radiology is responsible for the most advanced level medical in vivo imaging in the Northern Finland region. In addition to routine patient imaging, the Department conducts top-level research in clinical imaging in various fields.  Department of Diagnostic Radiology is connected to the programme under the category “Medicine and Biosciences”.

Natural Resources Institute Finland

Natural Resources Institute Finland is Finland’s leading research institute in all areas of the bio-economy, including agriculture, food, forestry, natural resource management, and biotechnology. Natural Resources Institute Finland employs 1700 people in 47 locations and brings together expertise in renewable natural resources and responsible food production. The interdisciplinary research expertise supports responsible decision making both domestically and internationally. Research on natural resources benefits consumers by providing information on health and well-being and supporting vitality of Finnish nature. Natural Resources Institute Finland research provides innovative solutions that promote new business activities.

VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland Ltd

VTT is the leading research and technology company in the Nordic countries. VTT has a national mandate in Finland’s innovation system and operates under the Ministry of Employment and the Economy. VTT produces multidisciplinary research services that enhance the international competitiveness of companies, society and other customers at the most important stages of their innovation process, creating the prerequisites for growth, employment and wellbeing. VTT Intelligent Sensors Systems has over 25 years of experience in developing camera based measurements and machine vision for demanding applications.

Last updated: 26.9.2017

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