Focus area spearhead projects

Creating sustainability through materials and systems

Our researchers contribute to solving global challenges in strategic research projects organized under the Focus Institutes Biocenter Oulu, Eudaimonia Institute, Infotech Oulu and Kvantum Institute. University of Oulu’s strategic research funding is directed for these multidisciplinary, internationally reviewed 4-yr-projects projects representing the five focus areas of the University of Oulu: Creating sustainability through materials and systems, Molecular and environmental basis for lifelong health, Digital solutions in sensing and interactions, Earth and near-space system and environmental change and Understanding humans in change.