Public Disputations at Linköping University

26 November 2020

Public Disputation in Medical Science: Yvonne Hui Zhang

1.00 pm – 6.00 pm Papaver and Youtube

Yvonne Hui Zhang defends her thesis with the title "Learning from experience. -The use of structured video-assisted debriefing among nursing students". Opponent is professor Elisabeth Carlson, Malmö University. The dissertation takes place in Papaver and via Youtube. The dissertation will be in english.

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27 November 2020

Licentiate seminar in Thin Film Physics: Binbin Xin

10.00 am – 1.00 pm Online via Zoom.

Binbin Xin, at the Department of Physics, Chemistry and Biology, defends his licentiate thesis ”Synthesis of nanoporous Ca3Co409 thin films for flexible thermoelectrics”. Opponent is Associate Professor Tomas Nyberg, Uppsala University. The seminar is open to the public. For link, contact Madeleine Örlin, madeleine.orlin@liu.se.

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30 November 2020

Licentiate seminar in Sustainable Systems: Emma Fältström

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

Emma Fältström, at the Department of Management and Engineering, defends her licentiate thesis entitled "Towards control of microplastic pollution in urban waters". Opponent is Sverker Molander, Professor, Chalmers University of Technology.

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Emma Fältström

2 December 2020

Public disputation in Medical Science: Johanna Huoman

9.00 am – 12.00 pm Hasselquistsalen and digitally via Youtube

Johanna Huoman, at BKV, defends her doctoral dissertation "Immune maturation and modulation in childhood allergies: Aspects of epigenetic, mucosal and systemic immune mediators in allergy development and prevention". The opponent is Professor Petra Ina Pfefferle, Philipps-Universität Marburg, Germany. The dissertation takes place digitally via Youtube based out of lecture hall Hasselquist. Contact maria.jenmalm@liu.se, to get more info.

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Licentiate Thesis presentation in Automatic Control: Erik Hedberg

10.15 am – 1.00 pm Online via Zoom

Erik Hedberg, at the Department of Electrical Engineering, presents his licentiate examination entitled "Control, Models and Industrial Manipulators". The event is open to the public. Language: English. Opponent is Professor Anders Robertsson, Lund University. Supervisor: Assoc. Prof. Johan Löfberg. Co-supervisor: Adjunct Prof. Mikael Norrlöf.

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3 December 2020

Public disputation in Medical Science: Clara Braian

9.00 am – 12.00 pm Live on Youtube, chat enabled

Clara Braian, at BKV, defends her doctoral dissertation "Innate immune responses to Mycobacterium tuberculosis infection. How extracellular traps and trained immunity can restrict bacterial growth". The opponent is Associate Professor Pontus Nordenfelt, Lund University, Sweden. The dissertation takes place digitally via Zoom based out of Belladonna. Contact Maria Lerm, maria.lerm@liu.se, for more info and to get access to a link to the dissertation.

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4 December 2020

Public Disputation in Medical Science: Karin Wåhlén

9.00 am – 2.00 pm Youtube

Karin Wåhlén, Department of Health, Medicine and Caring Sciences, defends her thesis with the title "The pain profile in fibromyalgia – Painomic studies of pain characteristics and proteins in blood". Opponent is professor Manuela Schmidt, Universität Wien, Austria. There will be a livestream of the dissertation on Youtube. 

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Public Disputation in Theoretical Physics: Johan Tidholm

10.15 am – 2.00 pm Zoom

Johan Tidholm at the Department of Physics, Chemistry and Biology is defending his thesis “Lattice dynamics from fundamental research to practical applications". Opponent is Gerd Steinler-Neumann, University Bayreuth, Germany. Supervisor is Igor Abrikosov, professor. The event is online, via Zoom, broadcasted from Campus Valla, Fysikhuset, Planck, Linköping University and is open to the public. Contact therese.dannetun@liu.se for the zoom link.

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Public disputation in medical science: Emelie Wolgast

1.00 pm – 4.00 pm Belladonna and live via Youtube

Emelie Wolgast defends her doctoral dissertation "Drug use during pregnancy with focus on antidepressants". The opponent is Associate Professor Karin Sjöström, Malmö University. The dissertation takes place digitally via Zoom and Youtube based out of  Belladonna, Campus US. Contact Ann Josefsson, ann.josefsson@liu.se to get more information regarding the dissertation.

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8 December 2020

Public disputation in Sustainable Systems: Sergio Andres Brambila Macias

9.15 am – 11.00 am ACAS, A-Building, Campus Valla

Sergio Andres Brambila Macias, at the Department of Management and Engineering, defends his thesis entitled "Support for the Early Stages of Designing Effective and Resource-Efficient Offerings: A cross-disciplinary approach". Opponent is Vicky Lofthouse, Senior Lecturer, Loughborough University, London. The event is open to the public. Language: English

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10 December 2020

Public disputation in Medical Science: Lina Koppel

1.15 pm – 4.00 pm Belladonna and digitally via Zoom and Youtube

Lina Koppel, at the Department of Biomedical and Clinical Sciences (BKV), defends her doctoral dissertation "Pain, touch, and decision making: Behavioral and brain responses to affective somatosensory stimulation". The opponent is Professor Johannes Haushofer, Princeton University, USA. The dissertation takes place in Belladonna and digitally via Zoom and Youtube. Contact India Morrison, india.morrison@liu.se for more information.

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11 December 2020

Public disputation in Medical Science: Robert Lindau

9.00 am – 12.00 pm Youtube link to the dissertation

Robert Lindau, at BKV, defends his doctoral dissertation "Immune regulation at the foetal-maternal interface; implications for healthy and complicated pregnancies". The opponent is Professor Petra Arck, University Medical Center Hamburg-Eppendorf, Germany. The dissertation takes place digitally via Youtube based from Belladonna, Campus US. Contact Jan Ernerudh, jan.ernerudh@liu.se, for more info.

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Public disputation in Nanodesign: Victor Gervilla Palomar

3.00 pm – 6.00 pm Planck and online via Teams, contact Wendela Yonar for link, wendela.yonar@liu.se.

Victor Gervilla Palomar, at the Department of Physics, Chemistry and Biology, defends his thesis "Metal film growth on weakly interacting substrates: multiscale modelling". Opponent is Michael Tringides, Department of Physics and Astronomy, Iowa State University, USA.

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Disputation in medical science: Maria Teresa Casado Bedmar

3.00 pm – 6.30 pm

Maria Teresa Casado Bedmar defends her dissertation titled: "Neuro-Immuno-Regulation of Inflammation in the colonic mucosa". Opponent: professor Melanie Gareau, University of California, USA. Contact: Åsa Keita: asa.keita@liu.se 

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15 December 2020

Public disputation in Economics: Björn Toelstede

5.00 pm – 6.30 pm ACAS, A-buildning, Campus Valla and Zoom

Björn Toelstede, at the Department of Management and Engineering (IEI), defends his thesis "Social Hierarchies between Democracy and Autocracy” Opponent is Professor Luc Bovens, University of North Carolina, USA. Please contact  Gustav Tinghög, gustav.tinghög@liu.se, for more information and link to Zoom.

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18 December 2020

Public disputation in Behavioural Sciences and Learning: Johanna Köpsén

1.00 pm – 3.00 pm TEMCAS, Tema building, Online via Zoom. Contact Britt-Marie Alfredsson for link. 

Johanna Köpsén, at Department of Behavioural Sciences and Learning, defends their thesis entitled "Knowledge in VET curricula and power in society and labour market, Policy and practice: demands-based and employer-driven Swedish higher vocational education". Opponent is Leesa Wheelahan, Professor, University of Toronto. The disputation is open to the public and in English and is held in TEMCAS, Campus Valla. The public is invited to join via Zoom. Contact britt-marie.alfredsson@liu.se for link.

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Public disputation in Medical Science: Lena Strindlund

1.00 pm – 6.00 pm Yotube

Lena Strindlund, Department of health, medicine and caring sciences, defends her thesis with the title "The Social Dynamics of Labor Market Inclusion". Opponent is Berth Danermark, professor emiritus at Örebro University. The dissertation will be livestreamed via Youtube. The disseration will be in swedish.

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19 February 2021

Public disputation in Information Systems: Elina Ramsell

1.00 pm – 3.00 pm Zoom

Elina Ramsell, at the Department of Management and Engineering, defends her thesis in Information Systems. Opponent is Urban Nuldén,  senior lecturer, Gothenburg University. The event is open to the public. Language: English. Please contact Sofie Pilemalm, sofie.pilemalm@liu.se, for link to Zoom.

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