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2015-05-22

Anna Hermansen - Physiotherapy

Public Disputations - Department of Medical and Health Sciences
Title: "Outcomes after anterior cervical decompression and fusion: A clinical and patient reported evaluation" Opponent: Professor em Gunnevi Sundelin, Umeå University
09:00
Location: Berzeliussalen, entr 65, Campus US
For more info see http://www.imh.liu.se/fysioterapi, contact Åsa Fahlstedt, e-mail asa.fahlstedt@liu.se, phone 013-284663.

CHEMISTRY WITH SPECIALIZATION INI PROTEIN SCIENCE - Alexandra Ahlner

Public Disputations - The Department of Physics, Chemistry and Biology
Alexandra Ahlner will defend her thesis "Improved Methods for Characterization of Protein Dynamics by NMR spectroscopy and Studies of the EphB2 Kinase Domain". Opponent: Professor Lena Mäler, Stockholms universitet.
09:15
Location: Planck, Fysikhuset
For more info contact Susanne Andersson, e-mail susan@ifm.liu.se, phone 013-286671.

Linköping Spring Seminar in Mathematics Education: Goals and objectives in mathematics education

Seminar - Department of Mathematics
Official, unofficial and ‘real’ goals of mathematics education will be explored. Invited researchers with experiences from different countries will contribute to the discussion. The seminar is also arranged to the honor of Professor Christer Bergsten, recently retired as Emeritus.
Last date to sign up: 2015-05-15
10:00 - 16:30
Location: KY31 and KY24, building Key, Campus Valla
For more info see http://www.liu.se/mai/publikationer/konferenser/mathedspringsem2015?l=sv, contact Jonas Bergman Ärlebäck, e-mail jonas.bergman.arleback@liu.se .

Tackling Cancer with Novel Strategies and Collaborative Teams

Seminar - Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences
Linda Penn, professor, Medical Biophysics, University of Toronto
10:00 - 11:00
Location: Eken. Campus US
For more info see http://www.hu.liu.se/nyheter/Nyhetsarkiv/1.631921?l=sv, contact Susanne B Karlsson, e-mail susanne.b.karlsson@liu.se, phone 013-281752.

2015-05-25

Open seminar about care choice

Seminar - Linköpings universitet
13:15 - 15:00
For more info see http://www.imh.liu.se/halso-och-sjukvardsanalys/aktuella-aktiviteter/1.629677/flyer_vrdval25maj.pdf, contact Emma West, e-mail emma.west@liu.se, phone 073-460 75 11.

Seminar about care choice

Seminar - Division of Health Care Analysis
13:15 - 15:00
For more info see http://www.imh.liu.se/halso-och-sjukvardsanalys/aktuella-aktiviteter/1.633393/flyer_vrdval25maj.pdf, contact Emma West, e-mail emma.west@liu.se, phone 073-460 75 11.

Seminar: Forged in the Heat of Battle: New Organizations and Small Firms as Business Incubators

Seminar - IAS – The Institute for Analytical Sociology - Department of Social and Welfare Studies
Prof Howard Aldrich, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill. Language: English. The participations is free and open to students and researchers inside and outside of Linköping University.
13:30 - 14:45
Location: Kopparhammaren 2, K0301, 3rd floor, Campus Norrköping
For more info see http://www.liu.se/ias, contact Ulrika Frisk, e-mail ulrika.frisk@liu.se, phone 01-363169.

ISMRM Seminar

Seminar - CMIV
Presentations of the CMIV contributions at ISMRM
15:30
Location: Wranne, CMIV
For more info see http://www.liu.se/cmiv, contact Marie Waltersson, e-mail marie.ahnstrom.waltersson@liu.se.

2015-05-27

Dissertation seminar (pre-defense): Viktor Vesterberg

Seminar - REMESO - Department of Social and Welfare Studies
Prel Title of Diss.: Making Migrants Employable? Commentator: Kerstin Jacobsson, Göteborg University. The seminar will be in Swedish.
13:15 - 15:00
Location: B250

2015-05-28

Seminars in Optimization

Seminar - Department of Mathematics
Sina Khoshfetrat Pakazad, Department of Electrical Engineering (ISY), Linköping University. Title: Distributed Optimization: Divide and Conquer.
10:15
Location: Hopningspunkten, building B, entrance 23-25
For more info see http://www.liu.se/mai/seminarier/seminarier-i-optimeringslara?l=sv, contact Oleg Burdakov, e-mail oleg.burdakov@liu.se.

Media Archaeology and the Humanities Lab – May 28

Conference - Linköpings universitet
2015-05-28 12:00 -- 2015-05-29 12:00 Welcome to the symposium "Media Archaeology and the Humanities Lab", May 28, 10–18, Datamuseet, Linköping. Lectures, panel discussion and post-seminar. Participants: Jussi Parikka, Lori Emerson, Thomas Götselius, Cecilia Lindhé och Pelle Snickars. Registration and information: jesper.olsson@liu.se
Last date to sign up: 2015-05-22
Location: Datamuseet, Linköping
For more info contact Jesper Olsson, e-mail jesper.olsson@liu.se, phone 013286812.

Discussion Groups: Social Mechanisms

Miscellaneous - IAS – The Institute for Analytical Sociology - Department of Social and Welfare Studies
Title: Mechanism-based explanation and illusion of depth of understanding. Laguage: English. The participations is free and open to students and researchers inside and outside of Linköping University. Further information and reading material at the link below.
13:30 - 15:00
Location: Kopparhammaren 2, Room 3054, Campus Norrköping
For more info see http://www.liu.se/ias, contact Thomas Grund, e-mail thomas.grund@liu.se, phone 011-363356.

2015-05-29

Dissertation Karin Johannesson

Public Disputations - The Department of Physics, Chemistry and Biology
Karin Johannesson, Ecology,will defend her thesis "Particulate phosphorus accumulation and net retention in constructed wetlands receiving agricultural runoff" May 29 at 10:00 in Planck, Physics buildning. Opponent is Dr. Ben Surridge, Lancaster Environment Centre, Lancaster University, UK.
10:00
Location: Planck, Physics Building
For more info contact Anna Sundin, e-mail annsu@ifm.liu.se, phone 013-281301.

2015-06-01

Thin Film Physics - Sit Kerdsongpanya

Public Disputations - The Department of Physics, Chemistry and Biology
Sit Kerdsongpanya, will defend his thesis titeled: Design of transition-metal nitride thin films for thermoelectrics. Opponent: Prof Daniel Gall, Rensselaear Polytechnic Institute, USA
10:15
Location: Physics building, Planck
For more info contact Anette Frid, e-mail anette.frid@liu.se, phone 013 28 27 99.

PhD Defence in Computer Science - Martin Sjölund

Public Disputations - Department of Computer and Information Science, graduate education
Martin Sjölund, PELAB/CUGS/IDA, defends for the PhD degree, his thesis "Tools and Methods for Analysis, Debugging, and Performance Improvement of Equation-Based Models". Supervisor: Professor Peter Fritzson. Opponent: Professor Walid Taha, Halmstad University
13:15
Location: Visionen, building B, Campus Valla
For more info see http://urn.kb.se/resolve?urn=urn:nbn:se:liu:diva-116346, contact Anne Moe, e-mail anne.moe@liu.se, phone +46-13-281460.

Neuro Club

Seminar - CMIV
Ida Blystad Relaxometry for quantitative analysis of malignant brain tumors
15:30
Location: Wranne, CMIV
For more info see http://www.liu.se/cmiv, contact Marie Waltersson, e-mail marie.ahnstrom.waltersson@liu.se.

2015-06-02

Semiconductor Materials

Public Disputations - Linköpings universitet
Xuan Thang Trinh will defend his doctoral theis "Electron paramagnetic resonance studies of point defects in AlGaN and SiC. Opponent: Prof Mary Ellen Zvanut, The University of Alabama at Birmingham.
10:15
Location: Planck, Fysikhuset
For more info see http://www.ifm.liu.se/materialphysics/semicond/, contact Eva Wibom, e-mail eva.wibom@liu.se, phone 013-28 24 27.

Guest lecturer Giovanni Novembre, International School for Advanced Studies, Trieste, Italy

Lecture - CMIV
An fMRI investigation on empathy: physical and social pain, prosocial behavior and the role of the opioid system
16:00
Location: Wranne, CMIV
For more info see http://www.liu.se/cmiv, contact Marie Waltersson, e-mail marie.ahnstrom.waltersson@liu.se.

2015-06-03

COST Action TD1105 EuNetAir - 4th Scientific Meeting hosted by Applied Sensor Science, IFM, Linköping University, 3-5 June 2015

Conference - Linköpings universitet
2015-06-03 09:00 -- 2015-06-05 14:30 The 4th Scientific Meeting of the COST Action TD1105 EuNetAir is organized by Division of Applied Sensor Science, IFM, LiU, under chairing of Prof. Anita Lloyd Spetz, Action Vice–Chair. Topic: New Sensing Technologies for Outdoor Air–Pollution Monitoring This Meeting will involve the Action partnership (29 countries) with European Speakers from Action, External International Experts, Young Researchers, Scientists, Practitioners, and Stakeholders.
Last date to sign up: 2015-05-15
Location: Linköping University, IFM, Physics Building, Campus Valla, Linköping (Planck)
For more info see http://www.eunetair.it, contact Anita Lloyd Spetz, e-mail spetz@ifm.liu.se.

Semiconductor Physics

Public Disputations - The Department of Physics, Chemistry and Biology
Andreas Gällström will defend his doctoral thesis "Optical Characterization of Deep Level Defects in SiC". Opponent: Prof Jörg Weber, Technische Universität Dresden, Germany.
09:15
Location: room Nobel BL32, B-house
For more info contact Eva Wibom, e-mail Eva.Wibom@liu.se, phone 013-28 24 27.

Anna Bredström: Racializing the "Neurochemical Self"

Seminar - REMESO - Department of Social and Welfare Studies
Anna Bredström, REMESO, presents work in progress.
10:15 - 12:00
Location: B533

2015-06-04

Public defense of doctoral thesis - Ulrika Källman

Public Disputations - Department of Medical and Health Sciences
Title: "Evaluation of Repositioning in Pressure Ulcer Prevention". Faculty opponent: Professor Ingalill Rahm Hallberg, Medical faculty, Lund University.
13:00
Location: Berzeliussalen, ing.65 plan 9, Campus US
For more info contact Sofia McGarvey, e-mail sofia.mcgarvey@liu.se.

2015-06-05

Paulo V C Medeiros, Theoretical Chemistry

Public Disputations - The Department of Physics, Chemistry and Biology
Paulo V C Medeiros, Theoretical Chemistry, will defend his doctoral thesis with the title: "Electronic properties of complex interfaces and nanostructures". Opponent: Dr. Arkady Krasheninnikov, Aalto University, Finland
09:00
Location: Nobel, B-building
For more info contact Paulo V C Medeiros, e-mail paume@ifm.liu.se.

Dissertation Magnus Elfwing - zoology

Public Disputations - Linköpings universitet
Magnus Elfwing, zoology, will defend his thesis "The Physiology of Chicken Domestication: Involvement of the HPA-axis and the Autonomic Nervous System" Friday June 5, at 10:00 in Planck, Physics building. Supervisor is Jordi Altimiras and opponent is professor Michael Axelsson, Göteborgs universitet.
10:00
Location: Planck, Physics Building
For more info contact Anna Sundin, e-mail annsu@ifm.liu.se, phone 013-281301.

Applied Thermodynamics and Fluid Mechanics

Public Disputations - Department of Management and Engineering
Hossein Nadali Najafabadi, PhD student in Applied Thermodynamics and Fluid Mechanics, presents his doctoral thesis with the title "On Film Cooling of Turbine Guide Vanes from Experiments and CFD-Simulations to Correlation Development". Opponent: Associate Professor Valery Chernoray, Chalmers University of Technology. Supervisor: Professor Matts Karlsson
10:15
For more info contact Anna Wahlund, e-mail anna.wahlund@liu.se, phone 013-281157.

Research on Hemostasis at the Center for Haemophilia and Thrombosis at Aarhus University Hospital: Projects, Plans and Challenges

Seminar - Department for Clinical and Experimental Medicine
Seminar by Prof. Anne-Mette Hvas from the Center for Haemophilia and Thrombosis at Aarhus University Hospital.
10:15 - 11:15
Location: Conference room Utsikten, MMM, floor 12
For more info see http://www.platelets.se, contact Sofia Ramström, e-mail sofia.ramstrom@liu.se, phone 0709-665045.

2015-06-08

Mahder Gebremedhin's licentiate seminar

Seminar - Department of Computer and Information Science, graduate education
Mahder Gebremedhin, PELAB/CUGS, IDA, presents his licentiate thesis "Automatic and Explicit Parallelization Approaches for Mathematical Simulation Models". Main Supervisor: Professor Peter Fritzson. Opponent: Assistant Professor Francesco Casella, Politecnico di Milano, Italy
10:15
For more info see http://urn.kb.se/resolve?urn=urn:nbn:se:liu:diva-117346, contact Anne Moe, e-mail anne.moe@liu.se, phone +46-13-281460.

SENSIndoor - 3rd Progress Meeting with Exploitation Strategy Seminar hosted by Linköping University

Conference - Linköpings universitet
2015-06-08 12:00 -- 2015-06-10 14:00 The EU-project SENSIndoor (2014-2016), funded under the 7th Framework Programme, aims at the development of novel nanotechnology based intelligent sensor systems for selective monitoring of volatile organic compounds (VOCs) for demand controlled ventilation in indoor environments. The consortium includes 10 partners. The Meeting is co-organized by Division of Applied Sensor Science, IFM, LiU.
Location: Linköping University, IFM, Physics Building, Campus Valla, Linköping (Jordan Fermi)
For more info see http://sensindoor.eu, contact Donatella Puglisi, e-mail donpu@ifm.liu.se.

2015-06-09

Licentiate Seminar - Fred Mayambala, Optimization

Seminar - Department of Mathematics
Fred Mayambala presents his thesis "Mean-Variance Portfolio Optimization: Eigendecomposition-Based Methods". Opponent is Docent Ann-Brith Strömberg, Mathematical Sciences, Chalmers University of Technology.
10:15
Location: ACAS, A Building, entrance 17, ground floor, Campus Valla
For more info contact Fred Mayambala, e-mail fred.mayambala@liu.se.

PhD Defence in Computer Science - Kristian Stavåker

Public Disputations - Department of Computer and Information Science, graduate education
Kristian Stavåker, PELAB/CUGS, IDA, defends for the PhD degree, his thesis "Contributions to Simulation of Modelica Models on Data-Parallel Multi-Core Architectures". Supervisor: Professor Peter Fritzson. Opponent: Professor Erwin Laure, KTH
13:15
Location: Visionen, building B, Campus Valla
For more info see http://urn.kb.se/resolve?urn=urn:nbn:se:liu:diva-116338, contact Anne Moe, e-mail anne.moe@liu.se, phone +46-13-281460.

2015-06-11

Semiconductor Physics

Public Disputations - The Department of Physics, Chemistry and Biology
Xun Li will defend her doctoral thesis "CVD solutions for new directions in SiC and GaN epitaxy". Opponent: Prof Sebastian Lourdudoss, KTH.
10:15
Location: Schrödinger, E324, Fysikhuset
For more info contact Eva Wibom, e-mail Eva.Wibom@liu.se, phone 013-28 24 27.

Sina Khoshfetrat Pakazad

Public Disputations - Linköpings universitet
Sina Khoshfetrat Pakazad, PhD candidate in Automatic Control, Department of Electrical Engineering (ISY), defends his thesis entitled "Divide and Conquer: Distributed Optimization and Robustness Analysis". Opponent: Prof. Bo Bernhardsson, Lund University, Sweden. Supervisors: Prof. Anders Hansson, Linköping University, Dr. Anders Helmersson, Prof. Torkel Glad, Linköping University.
10:15 - 13:00
Location: Visionen, B Building
For more info see http://www.control.isy.liu.se/, contact Manon Kok, e-mail manon.kok@liu.se , phone 013284043.

Public defence of doctoral thesis - Joseph Nzabanita, Mathematical Statistics

Public Disputations - Department of Mathematics
Joseph Nzabanita presents his thesis "Bilinear and Trilinear Regression Models with Structured Covariance Matrices". Opponent is Dr Miguel Fonseca, Nova University of Lisbon, Portugal.
13:15
Location: Nobel (BL 32), B Building, entrance 23, Campus Valla
For more info contact Joseph Nzabanita, e-mail joseph.nzabanita@liu.se.

Farewell Ceremony 2015

Graduation Ceremony - Linköpings universitet
Vice chancellor Prof Helen Dannetun invites all you graduating students on LiU:s international masters' programmes to a festive afternoon in order to Thank you for your time at LiU, and the chance to share, maybe , a last good time with classmates.
Last date to sign up: 2015-05-20
13:30 - 16:00
Location: Nationernas Hus, Ågatan 55, 58222 Linköping
For more info see http://http://www.student.liu.se/masters/farewell-ceremony?l=en, contact Alla Khranovska, e-mail farewell.ceremony@liu.se, phone +46 13 28 25 16.

2015-06-12

Public defence of doctoral thesis - Japhet Niyobuhungiro, Mathematics and Applied Mathematics

Public Disputations - Department of Mathematics
Japhet Niyobuhungiro presents his thesis "Exact Minimizers in Real Interpolation. Characterization and Applications". Opponent is Professor Luboš Pick, Charles University, Czech Republic.
09:00
Location: Nobel (BL 32), B Building, entrance 23, Campus Valla
For more info contact Japhet Niyobuhungiro, e-mail japhet.niyobuhungiro@liu.se.

Gunnar Bergström - Biotechnology

Public Disputations - The Department of Physics, Chemistry and Biology
Gunnar Bergström will defend his thesis "Microfluidic Biosensor Systems for Cardiotoxicity Assaying". Opponent Professor Staffan Nilsson, Lunds universitet
14:00
Location: Visionen, B-house
For more info contact Susanne Andersson, e-mail susan@ifm.liu.se, phone 013-286671.

2015-06-14

PDEs, Potential Theory and Function Spaces

Conference - Department of Mathematics
2015-06-14 -- 2015-06-18 The aim of the conference is to present the state-of-the-art in these three closely connected fields, which have a long tradition at Linköping University. Our goal is to bring together experts as well as young researchers interested in these topics, and to foster applications and collaboration between these subjects, as well as within them.
Location: Linköping University
For more info see http://conferences.mai.liu.se/PPF-2015/, contact :, e-mail PPF.conference@mai.liu.se.

CHSCOM2015 - Cognitive Hearing Science for Communication

Conference - Dept of Behavioural Sciences and Learning
2015-06-14 09:00 -- 2015-06-17 13:00 CHSCOM2015 - Cognitive Hearing Science for Communication. The conference will focus on two main themes: “Cognitive hearing in adverse listening conditions” and the “Cognitive hearing brain”. These themes will be addressed from life span, intervention and multimodal perspectives.
Last date to sign up: 2015-04-30
Location: Konsert och kongress, Linköping
For more info see http://www.chscom2015.se, contact Maria Hugo-Lindén, e-mail maria.hugo.linden@liu.se, phone 013-282030.

2015-06-15

Environmental Technology and Management

Public Disputations - Department of Management and Engineering
Santiago Mejía Dugand, PhD student in Environmental Management and Engineering, defends his PhD thesis with the title "Environmental Technology and its Role in the Search for Urban Environmental Sustainability: The Dynamics of Adaptation". Opponent: Professor Julio Dávila, University College London. Graduate committee: Professor Brita Hermelin, Linköpings universitet, Professor Ulrik Jörgensen, Aalborg university, and Ass professor Ulf Ranhagen, Kungliga Tekniska Högskolan. Chairman: Professor Stefan Anderberg.
13:15
Location: ACAS, A-building, Campus Valla
For more info contact Maria Eriksson, e-mail maria.eriksson@liu.se, phone 013-281065.

2015-09-04

Dissertation - Aasa Roin

Public Disputations - NISAL - Department of Social and Welfare Studies
Aasa Roin will defend her thesis; "On the making of age. A constructionist study on ageing and later life in the Faroe Islands". Opponent: Chris Philipsson, Keele University, UK
09:00
Location: K2
For more info see http://www.isv.liu.se/nisal/, contact Anna Martin, e-mail anna.martin@liu.se, phone 011-36 32 20.

2015-10-21

8th national conference about priority setting

Conference - Division of Health Care Analysis
2015-10-21 08:30 -- 2015-10-22 15:15
Last date to sign up: 2015-10-01
For more info see http://www.liu.se/prioriteringskonferens2015, contact Emma West, e-mail emma.west@liu.se, phone 073-4607511.


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