The VARPU consortium, directed by the University of Tampere, is integrating multidisciplinary research on virtual reality/augmented reality (VR/AR) with industrial solutions.
NSR aims to operate as an integrated, coherent group of researchers.
Tekes, the Finnish Funding Agency for Innovation, supports research into smart pet services
Molecular melodies can reveal information about proteins
The DiGRA Disinguished Scholar award was conferred in recognition of Mäyrä’s scientific merits and the work he has undertaken to promote the scientific community in the field.
The academic programme of the science fiction and fantasy convention Finncon gathered together dozens of researchers from Finland and around the world. The programme of the academic track, Fantastic Visions from Faerie to Dystopia, allowed researchers and participants of the convention to discuss the research done in the field in a relaxed atmosphere.