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Events at Linköping University

14 May 2021

Public disputation in Medical Science: Daniel Bengtsson

9.00 am – 1.00 pm Streamed live through Youtube here >>

Daniel Bengtsson, at the Department of Biomedical and Clinical Sciences (BKV), defends his thesis "Cushing's disease and aggressive tumors of the pituitary - aspects on epidemiology, treatment, and long-term follow-up". The opponent is Professor John D Newell-Price, University of Sheffield, United Kingdom. The dissertation takes place digitally via Zoom and Youtube. For more information contact Jeanette Wahlberg Hughes, e-mail: jeanette.wahlberg@liu.se.

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Jeanette Wahlberg

19 May 2021

WCMM Clinical Arena - ”Quantification of the skin’s innate reactivity for effective and reliable dry-coated microneedle vaccination”

4.25 pm – 5.15 pm Via Zoom

Welcome to WCMM Clinical Arena on May 19th, where the title of presentation is “Quantification of the skin’s innate reactivity for effective and reliable dry-coated microneedle vaccination”. Speakers are Rolf Saager, IMT, LiU and MD Chris Anderson BKV, LiU. Due to current restrictions, this presentation will be held digitally via Zoom.

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Rozalyn Simon

21 May 2021

Public disputation in Sustainable Systems: Vlatko Milic

10.15 am – 12.00 pm ACAS, A-building, Campus Valla and Zoom

Vlatko Milic, at the Department of Management and Engineering, defends his thesis entitled "A techno-economic system approach for the energy renovation of residential districts built before 1945". Opponent is Magnus Åberg, Docent, Uppsala University. The event is open to the public. Language: Swedish. Link to Zoom:  https://liu-se.zoom.us/j/64828661934?pwd=aVFhYXhXWXJwdFQ4TXkvWkt4WGsrdz09

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26 May 2021

Public disputation in Mechanical Engineering: Magnus Andersson 

9.00 am – 11.00 am Zoom

Magnus Andersson, at the Department of Management and Engineering, defends his thesis entitled "Turbulent Descriptors in Arterial Flows". Opponent is Kristian Valen-Sendstad, Dr, Simula research laboratory, Norway. The event is open to the public. Language: Swedish.

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27 May 2021

Public Disputation in Ageing and Social Change: Wenqian Xu

1.15 pm – 4.00 pm The disputation is held via Zoom and in room K1, Campus Norrköping.

Wenqian Xu, at the Department of Culture and Society, defends his thesis entitled "Ageism in the Media: Online Representations of Older People". Opponent is Dr. Alexander Peine, Associate Professor in Ageing and Technology, Copernicus Institute of Sustainable Development, Utrecht University. For link to Zoom, please contact Elin Elwin May 24th at latest.

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Elin Elwin

28 May 2021

Public Disputation in Medical Science: Hans Peter Bögl

9.00 am – 1.00 pm Livestream on Youtube here

Hans Peter Bögl, at the Department of Biomedical and Clinical Sciences, defends his thesis "Atypical femoral fractures: Another brick in the wall: On aspects of healing, treatment strategies and surveillance". The opponent is Professor Björn Rosengren, Lund University. The dissertation takes place digitally via Zoom and Youtube. For more information contact, Daphne Wezenberg, e-mail: daphne.wezenberg@liu.se.

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Daphne Wezenberg

Doctoral thesis defence, Applied Physics: Marius Rodner

1.00 pm – 6.00 pm

Marius Rodner will defend his doctoral thesis "Functionized epitaxial graphene as a versatile platform for air quality sensors". Opponent: Anton Köck, PhD, Materials Center Leoben Forschung GmbH, Österrike. Location: Ada Lovelace, B-building, Campus Valla at Linköping university. For more information: jens.eriksson@liu.se

Public disputation in Medical Science: Kasper Johannesen

1.00 pm – 6.00 pm Link to Youtube

Kasper Johannesen at the Department of health, medicine and caring sciences, is defending his thesis with the title "The value of evaluating and implementing pharmaceuticals". Opponent is Docent Katarina Steen Carlsson, Lunds University. The dissertation will be livestreamed via Youtube, you find the link above.

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Public licentiate defens in Automatic Control: Kristin Nielsen

1.15 pm – 3.00 pm Online via Zoom

Kristin Nielsen, at the Department of Electrical Engineering, defends her licentiate examination entitled "Robust LIDAR-Based Localization in Underground Mines". The event is open to the public. Language: English. Opponent is Professor John Folkesson, KTH. Supervisor: Doc Gustaf Hendeby, LiU.

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4 June 2021

Public disputation in Computer Vision: Gustav Häger

9.15 am – 12.15 pm Online via Zoom

Gustav Häger, at the Department of Electrical Engineering, defends his thesis entitled "Learning Visual Perception for Autonomous Systems". The event is open to the public. Language: English. Opponent is Professor Roman Pflugfelder, Technische Universität Wien och Austrian Institute of Technology. Supervisor: Michael Felsberg.

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Licentiate seminar in Logistics: Niklas Simm

10.15 am – 12.00 pm LQ-room, A-building, Campus Valla and via Zoom

Niklas Simm, at the Department of Management and Engineering, defends his licentiate thesis entitled "Greening logistics - Implementation of green logistics through interaction". Opponent is Kristina Liljestrand, Dcotor, Chalmers University of Technology

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8 June 2021

Public disputation in Mechanical Engineering: Alejandro Sobrón Rueda

10.15 am – 12.00 pm C3, C-building, Campus Valla and Zoom

Alejandro Sobrón Rueda, at the Department of Management and Engineering, defends his thesis entitled "On Subscale Flight Testing:  Cost-Effective Techniques for Research and Development”. Opponent is Mirko Hornung, Professor, University of Technology München, Germany. The event is open to the public. Language: English. Link to Zoom: https://liu-se.zoom.us/meeting/register/u5EvfuupqjwjHdPb4awY26T0TS4LnKsLJf7O

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Alejandro Sobrón Rueda

Public disputation - Alma Jahic Pettersson 

1.00 pm – 3.00 pm

Alma Jahic Pettersson defends her thesis entitled "Topsar och cellmembran – Kroppens näringsupptag i undervisning och elevtexter på mellanstadiet". Opponent is Nicklas Gericke, Karlstads university. The disputation is on-line via Zoom.

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9 June 2021

Public disputation in Mechanical Engineering: Hugo Wärner

10.15 am – 12.00 pm ACAS, A-building, Campus Valla, Linköping University

Hugo Wärner, at the Department of Management and Engineering, defends his thesis entitled "High-Temperature Fatigue Behaviour of Austenitic Stainless Steel: Microstructural Evolution during Dwell-Fatigue and Thermomechanical Fatigue". Opponent is Martina Zimmermann, Professor, Fraunhofer IWS. The event is open to the public. Language: English

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10 June 2021

Doctoral thesis defence (Material Science): Rommel Paulo Viloan

9.15 am – 5.00 pm

Rommel Paulo Viloan defends his doctoral dissertation at Linköping University. Opponent: Rainjer Hippler, Institute of Physics, Czech Academy of Science, Prague Location: Online. N.B. the time set can be adjusted. More info and link: ulf.helmersson@liu.se

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Public disputation in Medical Science: Vaiva Kaveckyte

1.00 pm – 6.00 pm Youtube

Vaiva Kaveckyte at the Department for Health, Medicine and Caring Sciences, defends her PhD thesis with the title "Development of Experimental Brachytherapy Dosimetry Using Monte Carlo Simulations for Detector Characterization". Opponent is Professor Jan Seuntjens, McGill University, Montréal, Canada. The dissertation will be livestreamed via Youtube, you find the link above. 

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11 June 2021

Public disputation in Sustainable Systems: Marianna Lena Kambanou 

9.15 am – 11.00 am ACAS, Campus Valla, Linköping University

Marianna Lena Kambanou, at the Department of Management and Engineering, defends her thesis entitled "Aesthetic Flexibility in Industrial design practice". Opponent is Giuditta Pezzotta, Professor, University of Bergamo. The event is open to the public. Language: English

Licentiate seminar in Mechanical Engineering: Ludvig Knöös Franzén

10.15 am – 12.00 pm ACAS, A-building, Campus Valla, Linköping University

Ludvig Knöös Franzén, at the Department of Management and Engineering, defends his licentate thesis entitled "An Ontological and Reasoning Approach to Systems of Systems". Opponent is Gerrit Muller, Professor, University of South Eastern Norway. The event is open to the public. 

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Public disputation in Medical Science: Tobias Wiklund

1.00 pm – 6.00 pm Youtube

Tobias Wiklund at the Department of Health, Medicine and Caring Sciences is defending his thesis with the title "Insomnia Symptoms in Chronic Pain - clinical presentations, risk and interventions". Opponent is Professor Björn Bjorvatn, University of Bergen, Norway. The dissertation will be livestreamed via Youtube, you find the link above.

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14 June 2021

Workshop: Smart city and digital sovereignty

14 June 2021, 9.00 am - 15 June 2021, 1.00 pm Online via Zoom

Welcome to Smart city and digital sovereignty, June 14-15, 2021. During two days we showcase a variety of studies and experiences of working with digital sovereignty in smart cities. This online workshop will bring together an interdisciplinary group of experts to exchange knowledge and practice. We also welcome researchers, public employees and students with an interest in urban planning, digital geography, design, critical data studies, STS and technology to attend the workshop.

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Public disputation i Analytical Sociology: Alex Giménez de la Prada

1.15 pm – 4.15 pm K1 , Kåkenhus, Campus Norrköping and Online Zoom

Alex Giménez de La Prada, at the Institute for Analytical Sociology, defends his thesis "Local Social Exposure and Inter-Neighborhood Mobility". Opponent is Gianluca Manzo, Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique (CNRS). The public disputation is held digitally in Zoom.  When attending campus, registration is required. Language: English. For more information please contact Madelene Töpfer, madelene.topfer@liu.se and 011-363291.

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15 June 2021

Public disputation in Economic Information Systems: Fredrik Lindeberg 

2.00 pm – 4.00 pm Zoom

Fredrik Lindeberg, at the Department of Management and Engineering, defends his thesis entitled "Coordinating the Internet: Thought collectives, technology and coordination". Opponent is Robin Mansell, Professor, London School of Economics.  The event is open to the public. Language: English

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16 June 2021

Public disputation in Applied Physics: Johannes Gladisch

3.00 pm – 6.30 pm Online via Zoom

Johannes Gladisch, at the Department of Science and Technology, defends the thesis “Investigating volume change and ion transport in conjugated polymers”. The event is open to the public. Language: English. Faculty opponent is Professor Qibing Pei, University of California, Los Angeles, USA. Supervisor is Daniel Simon. To get link to Zoom please contact lesley.g.bornhoft@liu.se no later than June 14:th.

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18 June 2021

Public disputation in Computer Vision: Abdelrahman Eldesokey

1.00 pm – 4.00 pm Online via Zoom

Abdelrahman Eldesokey, at the Department of Electrical Engineering, defends his thesis entitled "Uncertainty-Aware Convolutional Neural Networks for Vision Tasks on Sparse Data". The event is open to the public. Language: English. Opponent is Professor Richard Bowden, University of Surrey, United Kingdom. Supervisor: Michael Felsberg, LiU.

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23 June 2021

Carbonstruct- categorization of industry's end-use and related carbon dioxide emissions

9.00 am – 12.00 pm Digital Zoom

Welcome to the Carbonstruct final conference. Since 2018, a research group at LiU have been working on a project called Carbonstruct, whose purpose has been to categorize the industry's end-energy use and its related carbon dioxide emissions. The work has been funded by the Swedish Environmental Protection Agency and the Swedish Maritime and Water Administration within the framework of the environmental research grant.

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20 August 2021

Doctoral defence in chemistry with a focus on materials chemistry: Hama Nadhom.

9.15 am – 4.00 pm

Hama Nadhom defends his doctoral dissertation "Area selective chemical vapor deposition of metallic films using plasma electrons asa reducing agent" at Linköping University. Location: Planck, Fysikhuset, Campus Valla. Opponent: Professor Wilhelmus (Erwin) Kessels, TU / Eindhoven, Applied physics. For more info: henrik.pedersen@liu.se

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24 September 2021

Doctoral thesis defence, in chemistry with a focus on materials chemistry: Polla Rouf 

1.15 pm – 6.00 pm

Polla Rouf defends his doctoral thesis "Time-resolved CVD Group 13-Nitrides" at Linköping University. Opponent: Professor Ola Nilsen, University of Oslo. Location: Sal Nobel (BL32), Campus Valla. More information: henrik.pedersen@liu.se

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15 June 2022

Conference: Futures ahead - Translations and collaborations between medicine, social science and the humanities

15 June 2022, 9.00 am - 17 June 2022, 5.00 pm Linköping, Sweden

The conference welcomes researchers within the fields of medicine, social sciences and the humanities that seek to further discuss the potential of collaboration, common goals and possible challenges. We also welcome other stakeholders such as patients, health practitioners, and policy makers.

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