SCI Master's thesis
Topic outline

Supervisors
The list below describes potential MSc research topic areas by supervisor. You may contact any of the professors below to discuss any potential topic of your interest.
Supervisor
Research areas
Boffi, Daniele
Mathematics, applied mathematics, operations research
Brzuska, Chris
Mathematics, applied mathematics, computer science, cryptography, complexity theory, logic, formal verification, random constraint satisfaction problems
Freij, Ragnar Combinatorics, Graph Theory, Coding Theory Hakula, Harri Numerical Analysis, Computational Mathematics, Machine Learning Hannukainen, Antti
Mathematics, applied mathematics, operations research
Hollanti, Camilla
Algebraic number theory, coding theory, information theory, information theoretic security, (postquantum) cryptography, communications, distributed systems
Hyvönen, Nuutti
Applied mathematics, inverse problems, numerical analysis, mathematics of (medical) imaging, scientific computing, optimal experimental design, machine learning
Ilmonen, Pauliina
Mathematical statistics, applied statistics
Ivarsson, Björn Mathematical analysis, complex analysis in one or several variables Kinnunen, Juha
Nonlinear partial differential equations, calculus of variations, harmonic analysis
Korte, Riikka
Mathematical analysis, elliptic and parabolic partial differential equations
Kubjas, Kaie
Nonlinear algebra, applied algebraic geometry, algebraic statistics, algebra in life sciences, structured matrix and tensor decompositions, polyhedral geometry
Kytölä, Kalle
Mathematical physics, probability theory, algebra and representation theory, computer formalization of mathematics (especially in Lean)
Lahdelma, Risto
Mathematics, applied mathematics, operations research
Leskelä, Lasse
Stochastic models, mathematical statistics, probability theory, complex systems, random graphs, network statistics, applied probability
Noferini, Vanni
Matrix theory, numerical linear algebra, complex network analysis, linear algebra, algorithms
Oliveira, Fabricio
Operations research, mathematical programming, optimisation, production systems planning, supply chain management, decision making under uncertainty (stochastic programming and robust optimisation), efficient solution methods (decomposition and parallelisation).
Peltola, Eveliina
Random geometry, stochastic analysis, representation theory, complex analysis, mathematical physics
Peltonen, Kirsi
Differential geometry and applications, geometric analysis, complex analysis and dynamics, mathematics and arts
Sahlsten, Tuomas Quantum chaos on manifolds or graphs, harmonic analysis and PDEs, random walks on groups, coupled ergodic systems, metric number theory and fractal geometry Salo, Ahti
Operations research, investment science, financial engineering, risk management, decision analysis, problem structuring methods, scheduling, supply networks, energy systems
Schiewe, Philine Operations research, optimisation (discrete/combinatorial/network), mathematical modelling, game theory, transportation planning, logistics, scheduling Siddiqui, Afzal
Operations research, energy economics, game theory, real options
Stenberg, Rolf
Mechanics, numerical analysis, applied mathematics
Tölle, Jonas Probability theory, stochastic processes and stochastic analysis, variational analysis, nonlinear (stochastic) partial differential equations, dynamical systems and ergodic theory, functional analysis and function spaces, stochastic control and stochastic finance Virtanen, Kai
Operations research, decision analysis, optimization, simulation, behavioral operations research, human performance in complex systems, defence and security applications
Earlier theses
Information about earlier MSc research projects can be found on the list of completed MSc theses at the department. Full texts of all MSc theses are accessible from the Aaltodoc publication archive.