Public defence of doctoral thesis at Linköping University

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26 April 2024

Public defence of doctoral thesis in Medical Science: Maike Bensberg

9.00 am – 12.00 pm Granitsalen, Floor 9, Building 440, Entrance 7, Northern entrance, Campus US

Maike Bensberg, at the Department of Biomedical and Clinical Sciences, defends her doctoral thesis "DNA methylation in T cell leukaemia". The opponent is Docent Sofie Degerman, Umeå University. The defense takes place in Granitsalen, Campus US. If you have any questions, contact main supervisor Colm Nestor. If you want to follow via Zoom, contact maike.bensberg@liu.se.

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Public defence of doctoral thesis in Applied Physics: Patrik Isacsson

10.15 am – 1.00 pm  Room K2, Kåkenhus building, Campus Norrköping

Patric Isacsson, at the Department of Science and Technology, defends the thesis “Material Design for Paper Electrodes: A Papermaking Perspective on Electrode Fabrication”. The event is open to the public. Language: English. Faculty opponent is Professor Nadège Reverdy-Bruas; Université Grenoble Alpes, Grenoble INP, France. Supervisor is Isak Engquist, LiU.

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Public defence of doctoral thesis in Medical Science: Inga-Lena Johansson

1.00 pm – 4.00 pm Belladonna, Building 511, Campus US

Inga-Lena Johansson, at the Department of Biomedical and Clinical Sciences, defends her doctoral thesis "Parkinson's disease and communication: Intelligibility, interaction and participation". Opponent is Margaret Walshe, Professor, Trinity College Dublin, Ireland. The defense takes place in Belladonna, Campus US. For questions, contact supervisor Christina Reuterskiöld.

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Christina Reuterskiöld

3 May 2024

Public defence of doctoral thesis in Medical Science: Liselott Fornander

9.00 am – 12.00 pm Fornborgen, ViN-gården, Vrinnevisjukhuset, Norrköping, Sweden

Liselott Fornander, at the Department of Biomedical and Clinical Sciences, defends her doctoral thesis "About how we talk here - aspects on communication and team cognition of trauma resuscitation teams". The opponent is Karin Pukk Härenstam, docent, Karolinska Institutet, Sweden. The defense takes place in Fornborgen, ViN-gården, Vrinnevisjukhuset. For questions, contact principal supervisor Lena Nilssonr.

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Public defence of doctoral thesis in Visualization and Media Technology: Alina Pranovich

9.15 am – 1.00 pm Room K3, Kåkenhus building, Campus Norrköping

Alina Pranovich, at the Department of Science and Technology, defends the thesis “Modelling appearance printing – Acquisition and digital reproduction of translucent and goniochromatic materials”. The event is open to the public. Language: English. Faculty opponent is Associate Professor Peter Stefan Nussbaum, Norweigan University of Science and Technology (NTNU). Supervisor is Sasan Gooran, LiU.

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Public defence of doctoral thesis in Medical Science: Mats Svantesson

1.00 pm – 4.00 pm Belladonna, Building 511, Campus US

Mats Svantesson, at the Department of Biomedical and Clinical Sciences, defends his doctoral thesis "Self-supervised deep learning and EEG categorization". The opponent is Docent Gerald Cooray, Karolinska Institutet, Sweden. The defense takes place in Belladonna, Campus US. For questions, contact principal supervisor Magnus Thordstein, biträdande professor, BKV, LiU.

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Public Defense of licentiate thesis in AI tools and complex systems: Elinor Särner

1.00 pm – 4.00 pm ACAS, A Building, Campus Valla, Linköping

Elinor Särner at the Division of Project, Innovations and Entrepreneurship, Department of Management and Engineering, defends her thesis entitled "Development of AI-tools for making sense of future complex intelligent systems". Supervisor is Anna Yström, senior associate professor, Linköping University. Opponent is Mats Engwall, professor, KTH. The event is open to the public.

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8 May 2024

Public defence of doctoral thesis in Medical Science: John Samuelsson

1.00 pm – 4.00 pm Originalet, Qulturum, Länssjukhuset Ryhov, Jönköping

John Samuelsson, at the Department of Biomedical and Clinical Sciences, defends his doctoral thesis "Metabolic control and mortality in Type 1 diabetes mellitus with onset in childhood/adolescence". Opponent is Professor Jonas Ludvigsson, Karolinska Institutet. For questions, contact assistant professor Karin Åkesson.

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Karin Åkesson

13 May 2024

Public defence of doctoral thesis in Analytical sociology: Miriam Hurtado Bodell

2.00 pm – 5.00 pm K4, Campus Norrköping

Miriam Hurtado Bodell at The Institute for Analytical Sociology, IEI, defends her thesis entitled "Mining for Meaning: Using computational text analysis for social inquiry". Supervisor is Marc Keuschnigg, senior associate professor, Linköping University. Opponent is Laura Nelson, assistant professor, The University of British Columbia. The event is open to the public. Language: English. Contact Madelene Töpfer for Zoom link.

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Marc Keuschnigg

14 May 2024

Public defence of doctoral thesis in Applied Physics: Mohsen Mohammadi

1.00 pm – 5.00 pm Room K1, Kåkenhus building, Campus Norrköping

Mohsen Mohammadi, at the Department of Science and Technology, defends the thesis “Stretchable Electronics using Wood-based Functional Materials”. The event is open to the public. Language: English. Faculty opponent is Professor Martin Kaltenbrunner, Johannes Kepler University Linz, Austria. Supervisor is Klas Tybrandt, LiU.

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16 May 2024

Public defence of doctoral thesis in Medical Science: Johannes Gubat

9.00 am – 12.00 pm Papaver, building 511, Campus US and via Zoom

Johannes Gubat, at the Department of Biomedical and Clinical Sciences, defends his doctoral thesis "Identifying Essential Deubiquitinase Interactions and Targeting Protein Ubiquitination in Cancer". Opponent is Per Lindahl, professor, University of Gothenburg. The defense takes place in Papaver, Campus US. If you have any questions, contact main supervisor Padraig D´arcy.

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17 May 2024

Public defense of doctoral thesis in Medical Science: Ida Åkerlund

9.00 am – 1.00 pm Hasselquistsalen, Campus US

Ida Åkerlund, at the department of Health, Medicine and Caring Sciences, defends her doctoral thesis with the title "Injury Prevention in Youth Male and Female Floorball Players, Effects, Compliance, and Experiences of the Knee Control Programme". Supervisor is Martin Hägglund, professor at Linköping University. Opponent is professor Kati Pasanen, University of Calgary. The defense takes place at Hasselquistsalen.

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Public defence of doctoral thesis in Applied Physics: Cyril Routier

10.00 am – 1.00 pm Room K4, Kåkenhus building, Campus Norrköping

Cyril Routier, at the Department of Science and Technology, defends the thesis “Plant Nanobionics: From Localized Carbon Capture to Precision Molecular Delivery”. The event is open to the public. Language: English. Faculty opponent is Associate Professor Seon-Yoeng Kwak, Seoul National University, South Korea. Supervisor is Eleni Stavrinidou, LiU.

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Public defense of doctoral thesis in Mechanical engineering: Daniel Nilsson

10.15 am – 12.15 pm C3, A Building, Campus Valla, Linköping

Daniel Nilsson, Division of Solid Mechanics, Department of Management and Engineering, defends his thesis entitled "A deltaJ approach for non-linear fatigue crack propagation: Experimental and numerical investigation of a ductile superalloy". Supervisor is Kjell Simonsson, professor at Linköping University. Opponent is Johan Ahlström, senior associate professor at Chalmers. The event is open to the public.

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20 May 2024

Public defense of doctoral thesis in Design: Juan Felipe Ruiz Munoz

9.00 am – 12.00 pm ACAS, A Building, Campus Valla, Linköping

Juan Felipe Ruiz Munoz, at the Division of Product realisation, Department of Management and Engineering, defens his thesis entitled "Problems of Problem-Based Design Engineering Education". Supervisor is Renee Wever, professor at Linköping University. Opponent is Anna Öhrvall Rönnbäck, professor at Luleå University. The event is open to the public.

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Public defense of licentiate thesis in Economics: Niklas Ottosson

1.15 pm – 4.15 pm Diana, A Building, Campus Valla, Linköping

Niklas Ottosson at the Division of Economics, Department of Management and Engineering, defends his thesis entitled "Two Essays in the Economics of Discrimination: Ethnicity and Gender in the Labor Market and Welfare System". Supervisor is Ali Ahmed, professor, Linköping University. Opponent is Monika Hjeds Löfmark, PhD, Swedish Institute for European Policy Studies. The event is open to the public.

24 May 2024

Public defence of doctoral thesis in Applied Physics: Anatolii Makhinia 

10.00 am – 1.00 pm Room K1, Kåkenhus building, Campus Norrköping

Anatolii Makhinia, at the Department of Science and Technology, defends the thesis “Advanced Additive Manufacturing of Organic Electrochemical Transistors for Bioelectronic and Logic Circuit Applications”. The event is open to the public. Language: English. Faculty opponent is Dr Barbara Stadlober, Institute for Sensors, Photonics and Manufacturing Technologies, Joanneum Research, Austria. Supervisor is Simone Fabiano, LiU and Peter Andersson Ersman, RISE.

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Public defence of doctoral thesis in Technology and Social Change: Nancy Brett

1.15 pm – 4.15 pm Temcas, floor 2, entrance 37, Tema building, Campus Valla

Nancy Brett, at the Department of Thematic Studies, defends her thesis entitled “Bridging Local Constraints and Global Priorities: The Shaping of Swedish Biogas Markets”. Opponent is Professor Tomas Moe Skjølsvold, Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU). The public defence will be conducted in English.

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31 May 2024

Public defence of doctoral thesis in Applied Physics: Marzieh Zabihipour 

10.00 am – 1.00 pm Room K1, Kåkenhus building, Campus Norrköping

Marzieh Zabihipour, at the Department of Science and Technology, defends the thesis “Organic Electrochemical Transistors for Printed Digital Circuits”. The event is open to the public. Language: English. Faculty opponent is Professor Ronald Österbacka, Faculty of Science and Engineering, Åbo Akademi University, Finland. Supervisor is Magnus Berggren, LiU.

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Public defence of licentiate thesis in Electrical Engineering with specialization in Communication Systems: Olle Abrahamsson

10.15 am – 12.15 pm Ada Lovelace, B building, Campus Valla

Olle Abrahamsson, at the Department of Electrical Engineering (ISY), defends his licentiate thesis entitled "On Aggregation and Dynamics of Opinions in Complex Networks". Supervisor: Erik G. Larsson, Professor, Linköping University and Danyo Danev, Associate Professor, Linköping University. Opponent: Johan Thunberg, Associate Professor, Lund University. The seminar is open to public.

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10 June 2024

Public defense of doctoral thesis in Sustainable Systems with specialisation in Environmental Management and Technology: Johan Vogt Duberg

1.00 pm – 4.00 pm ACAS, A Building, Campus Valla, Linköping

Johan Vogt Duberg at the Division for Environmental Technology and Management, Department of Management and Engineering, defends his thesis entitled "Initiating Remanufacturing for Original Equipment Manufacturers". Supervisor is Erik Sundin, Linköping University. Opponent is Andreas Feldmann, docent, KTH. The event is open to the public.

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12 June 2024

Public defense of doctoral thesis in Commercial and Business Law: Isabelle Bengtsson

1.15 pm – 4.15 pm ACAS, A Building, Campus Valla, Linköping

Isabelle Bengtsson at the Division of Commercial and Business Law, Department of Management and Engineering, defends her thesis entitled "Tvångsvis markåtkomst – privata aktörer, vinstintressen och egendomsskydd". Supervisor is Elif Härkönen, docent, Linköping University. Opponent is Christina Olsen-Lundh, docent, University of Gothenburg. The event is open to the public.

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14 June 2024

Public defense of licentiate thesis in Machine design: Sanjay Nambiar

10.15 am – 1.00 pm ACAS, A Building, Campus Valla, Linköping

Sanjay Nambiar at the Division of Product Realisation, Department of Management and Engineering, defends his thesis entitled "Advancements in Dynamic Industrial Automation: Transformative Solutions and Digital Twin Implementation". Supervisor is Mehdi Tarkian, senior associate professor, Linköping University. Opponent is Fredrik Danielsson, professor, University West. The event is open to the public. Language: English.

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Mehdi Tarkian

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