Topic outline

  • Engineering Physics
    Potential master's thesis topic area
    Ala-Nissilä, Tapio
    Multi-scale and coarse-graining methodologies and their application to condensed matter systems
    Alava, Mikko
    Statistical physics for materials, complex networks, and computer science
    Flindt, Christian
    Theoretical problems in quantum transport
    Foster, Adam
    Atomistic and quantum mechanical simulations, machine learning, nanoscale surface and interface physics
    Groth, Matias
    Fusion energy technology
    Hakonen, Pertti
    Fundamental quantum phenomena in nanostructures at low temperatures, electronic transport measurements
    Ikkala, Olli
    Functional materials based on supramolecular and supracolloidal self-assembly and its hierarchies
    Kaivola, Matti
    Modern optics and photonics, various aspects of light-matter interaction, optical coherence and polarization
    Lado, Jose
    Theoretical condensed matter physics, focusing on emergent properties of quantum materials
    Liljeroth, Peter
    Atomically well-defined nanostructures with low-temperature scanning probe microscopy
    Kauppinen, Esko
    Aerosol technology, nanomaterials, carbon nanotubes in transparent and flexible electronics, pharmaceutical nanoparticles
    Lund, Peter
    Renewable energy technologies
    Möttönen, Mikko
    Quantum physics with superconducting circuits, control and readout of superconducting qubits, theory of fundamental quantum mechanics
    Pekola, Jukka
    Electron transport in nanostructures, quantum thermodynamics
    Ras, Robin
    Functional soft materials and the wettability of surfaces, water-repellent biological surfaces
    Rinke, Patrick
    Electronic structure and machine learning for material science, surface science, and chemistry
    Ruokolainen, Janne
    Functional materials based on supramolecular and supracolloidal self-assembly and its hierarchies
    Sand, Andrea
    Computational methods for nuclear materials, nuclear engineering
    Sillanpää, Mika
    Quantum phenomena in mechanical systems, superconducting qubits with micro acoustics, spin acoustics
    Timonen, Jaakko
    Experimental soft condensed matter physics, active matter, living matter, pattern formation, biophysics, self-assembly, capillary phenomena and colloids
    Törmä, Päivi
    Quantum coherent dynamics and many-body phenomena in designed nanosystems, ultracold quantum gases and nanoplasmonics
    van Dijken, Sebastiaan
    Magnetic, magneto-optical, and spin-transport phenomena in new functional materials and hybrid nanoscale structures

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