Istvan Kovacs, Northeastern University and Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Boston. Dr Kovacs develops novel network-based methods to computationally predict potential drug targets, drug-drug interactions and beneficial combinations, as well as personalized biomarkers (Nature Com. 2019, Nature 2015, Cell 2015). More information at https://www.barabasilab.com/people/istvan-kovacs
Johan Pettersson, at the Department of Management and Engineering, defends his thesis entitled Electronic marketplaces: IT-support for small and medium-sized enterprises . Opponent is Martin Henkel, docent, Stockholm university. The event is open to the public. Language: Swedish
Viktor Larsson, at the Department of Management and Engineering, defends his thesis entitled "Control of Hybrid Hydromechanical Transmissions". The disputationen is open to the public. Opponent is Kim Stelson, professor, University of Minnesota. Language: English.
Medicinteknikdagarna organized by the Swedish Society for Medical Engineering (MTF) will be held in Linköping in 2019. The Department of Biomedical Engineering (IMT) at LiU and Region Östergötland will host this inspiring and important conference.
02 October 2019, 9.00 am - 04 October 2019, 3.00 pm
Linköping University welcomes you to the Swedish Political Science Association’s annual conference. During the 2019 SWEPSA conference, we call for a discussion of how politics can be and are studied over the traditional disciplinary boundaries. What can political science learn from other social science disciplines, and what differences are worth preserving?
3 October 2019
03 October 2019, 9.00 am - 05 October 2019, 3.00 pm
Licentiate seminar in Mechanical Engineering. Anton Wiberg defends his thesis "Towards Design Automation for Additive Manufacturing - A Multidisciplinary Optimisation approach". Opponent is professor Lars Pejryd, Örebro university.
Between 16.25-16.55: Genomic Medicine Sweden and SciLifeLab, an introduction to national and local resources. Speakers: Martin Hallbeck, Tobias Strid and Peter Söderkvist. Between 16.55-17.25: Clinical Translation of Genomic Medicine: Challenges and opportunities. Speaker: Mikael Benson. For more information visit: https://genomemedicine.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/s13073-019-0622-1.
Aliaksei Kazlou at the Department of Management and Engineering defends his thesis entitled “Immigrant entrepreneurs in a changing institutional context: a mixed embeddedness approach”. Supervisor is Martin Klinthäll, Linköping University. Opponent is Monder Ram, Professor, Aston University, UK. Language: English
Lina La Fleur, at the Department of Management and Engineering, defends her thesis entitled "Energy renovation of multi-family buildings in cold climates - An evaluation of primary energy use, life cycle costs, indoor environment and alternative approaches". Opponent is Andreas Koch, doctor, European Institute for Energy Research, Energy Planning and Geosimulation, Karlsruhe. The event is open to the public. Language: English
Andrea Alessandro Ruggiu, at the Department of Mathematics, defends his doctoral thesis entitled "Eigenvalue analysis and convergence acceleration techniques for summation-by-parts approximations". Opponent is Daniel Appelö, Associate Professor, University of Colorado Boulder. The defence will be in English and is open to the public.
Athanasios Papageorgiou, at the Department of Management and Engineering, defends his thesis entitled Design Automation of Unmanned Aerial Vehicles - a System of Systems Approach. Opponent is Michael Kokkolaras, professor, McGill University, Canada. The event is open to the public. Language: English
Varun Gopinath, at the Department of Management and Engineering, defends his thesis entitled "On safety within Human-Robot Collaboration in Manufacturing - Assembly applications using Large Industrial Robots". Opponent is Michael Hofbaur, associate professor, Graz University of Technology. The event is open to the public. Language: English