Research group members

Research group leader

James Blande, Ph.D., Associate Professor                                                                                                         

Senior Scientists

Minna Kivimäenpää, Ph.D., Assistant Professor                                                                                  

Post Doctoral Researchers

Amélie SaunierPh.D. 

Patrick Grof-Tisza, Ph.D.

Rajendra Prasad Ghimire, Ph.D.
Adedayo Mofikoya, Ph.D.

 

Postgraduates

Agnès Brosset, M.Sc. 

Joonas Mäkinen, M.Sc.

Flobert Ndah, M.Sc.

Muhammad Usman Rasheed, M.Sc.

Helena Ruhanen, M.Sc.

Thuy Nga Thi Bui, M.Sc.

Hao Yu, M.Sc.

 

Research assistants, summer 2019

Sanne Bruns,  HAS University of applied sciences, Netherlands

Henna Toppinen, University of Eastern Finland

 

Emerita and emeritus professors

Toini Holopainen, Ph.D., Professor emerita

Jarmo Holopainen, Ph.D., Professor emeritus


Former group members

Dr. Anne Kasurinen

Dr. Eliezer Khaling

Dr. Elina Häikiö

Dr. Janne Räsänen

Dr. Tao Li, Postdoctoral Researcher at University of Copenhagen, Denmark

Dr. Ahmed AbdEl-Raheem, Assistant professor at Menoufiya University, Egypt

Dr. Mengistu Mengesha Maja,  Lecturer at Haramaya University, Ethiopia

Dr. Patrick Faubert,   Associate professor at Université du Québec à Chicoutimi, Canada

Dr. Jaana K. Haapala

Dr. Kaisa Hartikainen, Information Specialist at UEF, Kuopio, Finland

Dr. Sari Himanen,  Senior Research Scientists at LUKE , Finland

Dr. Sami K. Mörsky

Dr. Anja PrimettaScience Writer

Dr. Johanna RiikonenSenior Research Scientist at LUKE, Finland

Dr. Riikka RinnanAssociate Professor at University of Copenhagen, Denmark