The University of Oulu Giellagas Institute publishes the Skolt Saami and Northern Saami dictionaries in a digital format. The authors utilised artificial intelligence as part of the editing work.
Osuuskauppa Arina, Kesko and University of Oulu to jointly apply for a planning reservation for the Raksila area in Oulu
Trading companies Osuuskauppa Arina and Kesko want to enable determining the best option for the City of Oulu and the University of Oulu in planning the Raksila supermarket area. The University of Oulu, Osuuskauppa Arina and Kesko have submitted an application to the City of Oulu to grant the University of Oulu a planning reservation enabling it to be associated with the planning of the area. The time frame allocated for joint planning ends on 31 December 2021.
A record number of Pedaforum 2020 participants reflect on the digital leap and the changes in teaching caused by the coronavirus
"Right now, it must be noted that corona is not only a global health crisis but also a crisis in education; the demand for continuous learning has never been higher. The current situation challenges us: What and how do we teach children and young people when we cannot predict the future?" ponders Professor Sanna Järvelä with the record audience at Pedaforum 2020.
Climate-friendly steel production methods, hydrogen reduction and steel recycling, require the use of an electric arc furnace. The University of Oulu is working with its partners to resolve the challenges of developing an electric arc furnace process.
The prestigious Academic Ranking of World Universities (ARWU) has ranked the University of Oulu among the top 501 to 600 universities in the world.
Arvostettu Academic Ranking of World Universities (ARWU) -rankinglista sijoittaa Oulun yliopiston sijavälille 501-600 maailman yliopistojen listalla.
University Alliance UNIC to start operations: University of Oulu among the best European universities
The new university alliance European University of Post-Industrial Cities (UNIC) has been awarded an EU start-up grant. European Universities is a flagship initiative of the EU’s higher education policy and a key element in creating the European Education Area.
The associate professor of Resource Management in Arctic Environment has come to the field of Arctic studies via an unusual path. Ali Torabi Haghighi worked for years in water resources engineering and lecturing in his native Iran. Relocation to Finland gave him both challenges and inspiration.
24 new European Universities, including the University of Oulu, reinforce the European Education Area
European Universities are transnational alliances of higher education institutions from across the EU that come together for the benefit of students, teachers and society.
All the student admissions results for the University of Oulu have now been published.
Tutkimuksen mukaan Oulun keskusta on oululaisten korkeakouluopiskelijoiden suosikkiasuinalue.
On 28 April 2020, the Board of the University of Oulu decided, based on a real estate strategy, that the University will start project planning for the construction of the first phase of a new campus in Raksila in the centre of Oulu. Here are the answers to some of the most common claims about the central campus.
The researchers of the University of Oulu, together with their partners from VTT Research Center and Polar Electro, developed a new system of electrodes that can be implemented into our clothing and withstand our daily routines.
The University of Oulu is ranked in the list of the world's 500 best universities in as many as 18 disciplines, as calculated by Shanghai Ranking's Global Ranking of Academic Subjects 2020.
Middle-aged evening-type men and women are less physically active than their peers. Evening-type men also spend more time sitting than morning types, a new study shows. According to the researchers, individual circadian rhythms should be taken into account to a greater extent in physical education and guidance.
6G Flagship has published 11 new 6G White papers.
University Hospital is undergoing a transformation as a result of the Future Hospital – OYS 2030 reform programme. The renewal of facilities and technology affects not only the treatment of patients, but also the hospital’s other core function, medical education.
Very effective nanostructures biomimicked from black scales of butterflies can be used for antireflective coating on solar panels. A new study of the NANOMO Research Unit of the University of Oulu offers a unique route to enhance light harvesting efficiency occurring in manmade solar cells.
Digital business can be found in all sectors. Researchers at the University of Oulu analyse opportunities for digitalisation and help companies to develop a new business model. Their partners include the Port of Oulu, which is building a 5G local network with digital services.
Professor Caglar Elbuken arrived in Oulu last winter from Ankara, Turkey, to take on a new career challenge. Namely, the founding of two research groups for the University of Oulu and the VTT Technical Research Center of Finland, respectively.
Tenure track professor for arctic research Hannu Marttila is keen on fishing and multidisciplinary research and wants to advance sustainable water management via science. He is the leader of Northern Hydrology research group at Water, Energy and Environmental engineering research unit.
Decisions on Academy Projects, Academy Research Fellows and Postdoctoral Researchers completed: 13 projects and 8 researchers were granted funding in the University of Oulu
The Academy of Finland has granted funding for new Academy Projects, Academy Research Fellows and Postdoctoral Researchers. 13 new Academy Projects, 7 Postdoctoral Researchers and 1 Academy Research Fellow in the University of Oulu were granted funding from 1 September 2020 onwards. Altogether, the researchers of the University of Oulu were granted over 10 million euros.
University of Oulu Vehicle and Mobile Machinery Engineering has developed truck trailer to measure the behaviour of tyres of heavy goods vehicles (HGV) on various driving surfaces in a versatile manner. Research data on the impact of tyre forces on driving dynamics can be used to improve tyre and road safety and energy efficiency in HGVs.
Oulun yliopisto sijoittuu uusimmassa kansainvälisessä QS World University Rankings 2021 -yliopistovertailussa sijalle 408. Sijoitus putosi hieman kahden nousuvuoden jälkeen.