Adaptive and innovative countryside

Closed. 01.05.2020 - 31.03.2022
This study approaches the adaptive and innovative capacities of Finnish shrinking rural areas, as a multidimensional phenomenon, through the concept of smart shrinking, or as we term it: smart adaptation. The concept allows us to disentangle the impacts (both positive and negative) of demographic...

Antti Voss

Grant-funded Researcher , Department of Applied Physics

Bioorganic chemistry

Research in the interface between organic and biological chemistry. Protein structure & function, biorefining and bioanalytical chemistry.

Brexit, migration and mobility

01.01.2020 - 31.12.2021
Brexit provides an excellent opportunity to examine how the formal (state) and informal (social) processes of border-making relate to each other and play out in the everyday life of those impacted by this historic change. As the transitionary period after UK’s exit from the EU ends in December 20...

Commercial and Trade Law Research Group

Research project: FORK- Fraud-Free Food and Regulatory Know-How, funded by the Academy of Finland and UEF 2019-2023

How can consumers be sure that they eat what they think they eat? The FORK project responds to the trends of power consumerism, personalized nutrition services and di...

Computational speech group

08.10.2017 -
Main topic of our group is speaker recognition: the task of connecting speech sample to an identity (who is speaking?). We work on improving both robustness (improved accuracy under varied channel, noise and other disturbances) and security of such systems (detection of representation attacks, al...

Diversities of the Environmental Movement in Russia

01.01.2021 - 31.12.2024
'Diversities of the Environmental Movement in Russia' is an academic research project funded by Kone Foundation. We explore the on-going transformations of the environmental movement in Russia. We investigate the current state of the environmental movement, its different forms of action and recen...