Multidisciplinary Sustainable Sciences - Research seminar and workshop 2019

Friday, April 5, 2019

Tellus Innovation Arena, Stage


The research seminar and workshop on Multidisciplinary Sustainable Sciences consist of presentations of doctoral candidates, and a separate workshop. The seminar is part of the activities of the Kvantum Institute, and the related Technology and Natural Sciences Doctoral Programme.

The seminar is open for researcher presentations from all fields. This and the workshop can also serve as a research plan seminar for doctoral students (1 cr).
Description and requirements for the course (480023J) here.

Call for abstracts

The seminar is open for all that wish to introduce their research. Please submit an extended abstract for an oral or poster presentation (from one to four pages) on your research / research plan.

Please submit your abstract (with preference of oral/poster presentation) as a word file, including possible figures, using the given template by e-mail to riitta.kamula (at)

The deadline for abstract submission is March 18, 2019. Notification of acceptance will be sent by e-mail to the corresponding author by March 22, 2019.

Costs and registration

The seminar is free of charge and open for all, registration is required for coffee service. Register through this link latest by March 29, 2019.

Further information

  • Riitta Kamula, email: riitta.kamula (at)


Preliminary programme

09:00 – 09:15 Opening words. Dr. (Technology) Riitta Kamula, Kvantum Institute

09:15 – 10:00  Session 1. Introduction to Kvantum Institute’s Emerging projects
Charge carrier recombination dynamics in semiconductor materials. Academy Research Fellow Satu Ojala
Localization and dissipation in superconducting quantum simulations. Academy Reserach Fellow Matti Silveri
Wildlife-originated zoonoses in the changing northern environment. Academy Research Fellow Eva Kallio 

10:00 – 10.30 Coffee (complimentary)

10:30 – 12:10 Session 2. Research presentations

12:10 – 13:00 Lunch

13:00 – 13:20  Keynote presentation (Optional)

13:20 – 14:00 Session 3. Research presentations

14:00 – 14:30  Coffee (complimentary)

14:30 – 16:00  Session 4. Research presentations and workshop (optional)

16:00              End of the seminar


Last updated: 21.1.2019