Public Disputations at Linköping University

5 March 2021

Public disputation in Medical Science: Yvonne Lood

9.00 am – 1.00 pm Livestreaming via Youtube here >>

Yvonne Lood, at BKV, defends her doctoral dissertation "Testosterone use and abuse; Methodological aspects in forensic toxicology and clinical diagnostics". The opponent is Professor Ingemar Thiblin, Uppsala University. The dissertation takes place digitally via Zoom and Youtube based out of Belladonna. For more information contact Jeanette Wahlberg Hughes, e-mail jeanette.wahlberg@regionostergotland.se.

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Jeanette Wahlberg

12 March 2021

Public disputation in Medical Science: Anna Ramö Isgren

9.00 am – 2.00 pm Livestreaming through Youtube here >>

Anna Ramö Isgren defends her doctoral dissertation "Maternal overweight and obesity, impact on obstetric outcomes in adolescents and oxytocin in labor". The opponent is Associate Professor Gunilla Ajne, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm. The disputation takes place digitally via Zoom and Youtube based out of Belladonna. For more information contact Marie Blomberg, marie.blomberg@regionostergotland.se.

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Public Disputation in Environmental Change: Anna Andersson

1.15 pm – 3.30 pm Temcas, Building T, Campus Valla, Linköping

Anna Andersson, at the Department of Thematic Studies, defends her thesis "Uncharted Waters: Non-target analysis of disinfection by-products in drinking water". Opponent is associate professor professor David Reckhow, University of Massachusetts Amherst. Contact Anna Andersson, anna.e.andersson@liu.se, for more information and a link to the digital broadcast via Zoom.

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Public Disputation in Theoretical Physics: Joel Davidsson

3.00 pm – 6.00 pm Online via Zoom. For link, contact Therese Dannetun, therese.dannetun@liu.se.

 Joel Davidsson, at the Department of Physics, Chemistry and Biology, defends his PhD thesis "Color centers in Semiconductors for quantum applications: A high-throughput search of point defects in SiC". Opponent is professor Giulia Gallo, University of Chicago. 

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22 March 2021

Public disputation in Applied Physics: Shangzhi Chen

10.00 am – 1.00 pm Online via Zoom

Shangzhi Chen, at the Department of Science and Technology, defends the thesis “Optics of conducting polymer thin films and nanostructures”. The event is open to the public. Language: English. Faculty opponent is Professor William Barnes, University of Exeter, UK. Supervisor is Magnus Jonsson. Please contact ami.palmin@liu.se for link to Zoom.

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25 March 2021

Public disputation in Science and Engineering education: Andreas Göransson

10.00 am – 2.00 pm Online via Zoom and TPM55, Täppan, Campus Norrköping

Andreas Göransson, at the Department of Science and Technology, defends the thesis “Crossing the threshold: Visualization design and conceptual understanding of evolution.”. The event is open to the public. Language: English. Faculty opponent is Professor Anat Yarden, Dept. of Science Teaching,Weizmann Institut, Israel. Supervisor is Professor Lena Tibell.

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Public disputation in mathematical sciences: Abubakar Mwasa

10.15 am – 12.30 pm Zoom

Abubakar Mwasa, at the Department of Mathematics, defends his thesis entitled "Boundary Value Problems for Nonlinear Elliptic Equations in Divergence Form". The opponent is Sorina Barza, Karlstad University. The event takes place digitally via Zoom. Contact Jana Björn, jana.bjorn@liu.se, for more information and to get the Zoom link.

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26 March 2021

Public disputation in Medical Science: Hanna Sjöholm

9.00 am – 3.00 pm Youtube

Hanna Sjöholm, Department of Health, Medicine and Caring Sciences, defends her thesis with the title "Assessments and Risk Factors for Falls in Persons with Acute Stroke". Opponent is professor Christina Brogårdh, Lund University. The dissertation will be livestreamed via Youtube.

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Public disputation in Visualization and media technology: Kahin Akram Hassan

9.30 am – 1.30 pm Online via Zoom

Kahin Akram Hassan at the Department of Science and Technology, defends the thesis “It's About Time: User-centered Evaluation of Visual Representations for Temporal Data”. The event is open to the public. Language: English. Faculty opponent is Christian Tominiski, Institute for Visual & Analytic Computing, University of Rostock, Germany. Supervisor is Niklas Rönnberg.

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Public licentiate defens in Automatic control: Daniel Arnström 

10.15 am – 1.00 pm Online via Zoom

Daniel Arnström, at the Department of Electrical Engineering, defends his licentiate examination entitled " On Complexity Certification of Active-Set QP Methods with Applications to Linear MPC ". The event is open to the public. Language: English. Opponent is professor Mikael Johansson, KTH Royal Institute of Technology. Supervisor: Associated professor Daniel Axehill.

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29 March 2021

Public disputation in Design: Torbjörn Andersson

1.00 pm – 3.00 pm ACAS, A-building, Campus Valla and Zoom

Torbjörn Andersson, at the Department of Management and Engineering, defends his thesis entitled "Flexibility in Industrial design practice". Opponent is Toni-Matti Karjalainen, Professor, Sibelius Academy at the University of Arts Helsinki. The event is open to the public. Language: English

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16 April 2021

Public dissertation in Medical Science: Lisa Kastbom

9.00 am – 3.00 pm Youtube

Lisa Kastbom, Department of Health, Medicine and Caring Sciences, is defending her thesis with the title "A good death from the perspective of patients with severe illness and advance care planning (ACP) in patients near end-of-life". Opponent is Ulla Molander, Sahlgrenska University Hospital, Gothenburg.

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23 April 2021

Public dispuation in Industrial Engineering and Management: Alexey Sklyar

1.00 pm – 3.00 pm ACAS, A-building, Campus Valla and Zoom

Alexey Sklyar, at the Department of Management and Engineering, defends his thesis entitled "Digital servitization: Organizing the firm and influencing the firm’s ecosystem". Opponent is Vinit Parida, Professor, Luleå Technical University. The event is open to the public. Language: English

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7 May 2021

Public disputation in Materials Science: Ebrahim Chalangar

10.15 am – 2.00 pm Online via Zoom, link will be sent to those who register

Ebrahim Chalangar at the Department of Science and Technology, defends the thesis ”Synthesis and characterization of ZnO/Graphene nanostructures for electronics and photocatalysis”. The event is open to the public. Language: English. Faculty opponent: Assistant Professor Christian Falconi, University of Rome Tor Vergata, Italy Supervisor: Håkan Pettersson, guest professor LiU. To get the Zoom link or to register for physical participation contact karina.malmstrom@liu.se no later than May 5th.

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Håkan Pettersson