Economy and technology

Ari Ekroos´s research: "Innovative practices and technologies for developing sustainable aquaculture in the Baltic Sea region" (Aquabest). Research is funded by EU (Baltic Sea program) and cooperation partner is Finnish Game and Fisheries Research Institute. (Faculty of Law)

Mari-Linda Harju-Oksanen´s doctoral thesis concerns climate change and sustainable use of natural resources. Research is funded by scholarship and lasts until year 2015. (Faculty of Law)

Janne Hukkinen´s research: "Risk governance of carbon dioxide capture and storage (RICCS)." Research is funded by the Academy of Finland and lasts until 2014. Cooperation partner is Aalto University. (Faculty of Social Sciences / Biological and Environmental Sciences)

Jussi Pakkasvirta´s research: "Policies and Practices of Tourism Industry – A Comparative and Interdisciplinary Study on Central America" (POLITOUR). Research is funded by The Academy of Finland and it lasts until year 2014. See the POLITOUR poster. (Faculty of Social Sciences)

Kaisa Huttunen, Juhani Hutru and Minna Autio´s research: "Smart Infrastructures for Electric Mobility in Built Environments" (SIMBe). Research partner is Aalto-University and business cooperation is diverse. Research is funded by the Finnish Funding Agency for Technology and Innovation (TEKES).(Faculty of Agriculture and Forestry)

Environmental research at Department of Forest Sciences concentrates on the interactions between climate change and forest and peatland ecosystems and also the economic-ecological models of forest conservation. Read more from department´s research site. (Faculty of Agriculture and Forestry)

Department of Economics and Forest Sciences research is focused on agri-environmental economics and water quality management, climate change and emission trading and fisheries research. Read more from department´s research site. (Faculty of Agriculture and Forestry)

Department of Food and Environmental Sciences and it´s research field: "vital soil and clean environment" concentrates on processes of soil and ecosystems, environmental loading and also remediating polluted sites. Read more from department´s research site. (Faculty of Agriculture and Forestry)

Janne Hukkinen is part of research: "Nanopatterning, Production and Applications Based on Nanoimprinting Lithography, workpackage on dissemination and exploitation: social-ecological analysis of nanopatterning and related applications" (NaPANIL). Project partners consist of consortium of 20 European partners coordinated by VTT. Read more about NaPANIL. (Faculty of Sosial Sciences / Biological and Environmental Sciences)

Tarmo Virtanen´s research interest includes GIS and its applications use of environmental research. (Faculty of Biological and Environmental Sciences)

 

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