Fig. Riitta Kamula

Kvantum Science Day 2020 - Research seminar

Date Thursday, December 3, 2020
Place: Online / Stage, Tellus Linnanmaa, University of Oulu.
Target groups: Doctoral students  / researchers wishing to give a presentation
Applicable for reseach plan seminar (1 cr)

The one-day seminar introduces the multidisciplinary research in the University of Oulu. Alongside senior key talks, the day provides an open forum for the presentations of researchers, who wish to give a presentation about their studies.  The seminar is an excellent opportunity to extend one's scientific expertise to cover multidisciplinary perspectives.
For doctoral candidates this one-day seminar and workshop can also serve as research plan seminar, general course description here. Instructions, call for abstracts, and requirements for this course arranged by TNS-DP in this link (own code for each doctoral degree program). Direct link to the abstract template in this link.

Registrations and contact information
Register in the course latest on Thursday November 26, 2020; registrations in this link
For more information and instructions please contact Coordinator Riitta Kamula (firstname.lastname at

10.00 - 10.05   Opening words. Coordinator Riitta Kamula,  Kvantum Institute
Keynote presentation
10:05 - 10:45  Career narrative. University Lecturer Christian Schuss, Optoelectronics and Measurement Techniques

Research presentations
10:50 -11:10   Computer vision-based control of optical tweezers for automated single-cell analysis. Doctoral candidate Jeena Ainikkal Velayudhan, Center for Machine Vision and Signal Analysis, University of Oulu
11:10 -11:30   Online control of entrainment in flotation process based on gas holdup measurement. Doctoral candidate Claudio Leiva, Oulu Mining School, University of Oulu

11:30– 12:30  Break

Research presentations
12:30 -12:50   Cellulose Nanocomposites with an Oriented Fiber Structure. Doctoral candidate Tuukka Nissilä, Environmental Engineering Unit, University of Oulu
12:50 -13:10   Middle atmosphere ozone. Doctoral candidate Kenneth Nilsen, SGO, University of Oulu
13:10 -13:30   Advanced imaging of lignocellulose materials. Doctoral candidate Mostafa Ismail, Fibre and Particle Engineering Unit, University of Oulu

13:30 - 14:30   Workshop on presenting and wrap-up of the day

  • How to engage your audience.  Coordinator Riitta Kamula, Kvantum Institute /TNS-DP, University of Oulu
  • Discussions and wrap-up of the day

Last updated: 1.12.2020