Molecular Modeling and Drug Design Research Group

Our molecular modeling and computer-aided drug design (CADD) group at School of Pharmacy in Kuopio applies various computational chemistry methods to speed up identification of new drug candidates, and to improve their properties. Our group utilizes both structure-based and ligand-based methods.

ACMESOCS: Auditory Cultures, Mediated Sounds and Constructed Spaces

01.09.2019 - 31.12.2022
The project researches urban auditory cultures in how they are experienced, articulated and reclaimed. Special attention is paid to the concepts of listener, place, and music and to different interests manifested sonically in shared sonic environment. The project is shedding light on social, lega...

Henriikka Vartiainen

Senior Researcher , School of Applied Educational Science and Teacher Education

Anssi Salonen

Senior Researcher , School of Applied Educational Science and Teacher Education

Environmental catalysis research group

The scope of the research group of the Department of Chemistry is on catalytic elimination of environmentally harmful emissions produced by energy production. The group has more than 15 years` experience in the field of automotive applications.

SusHydro - Regoverning the Existing Hydropower System

01.09.2020 - 31.08.2024
Our research creates interdisciplinary guidelines for sustainable governance of existing hydropower, integrating the ecological, economic, and social pillars of sustainability. By conducting and combining state-of-the art legal, ecological, and economic research this project is uniquely positione...