Department of Applied Physics (DAP) will have an alumni days for its former students and staff members on June 15-16.

Two of our research groups are hosting their 20 year anniversary and therefore the program on Saturday is reserved more on those celebrations.


You may show your interest/participation in the Facebook event!



Friday June 15

1pm - 4.30 pm Afternoon seminar at the University, SN201, Snellmania

WELCOME, head of the department, Professor Kari Lehtinen

- speeches from alumni

  • COB Tapani Lahtinen, Delfin Technologies Ltd., pioneer years, medical physics
  • Specialist Ismo Koponen, Force Technology, Danmark, From Kuopio to Denmark via Helsinki – from academia to industry

  • Senior Researcher Antti Lipponen, Finnish Meteorological Institute, From medical physics to Climate Research via Computational physics.

2pm Coffee and Cake

2.30pm current activities at DAP

- laboratory tour w/ modern teaching facilities

  • HUMEA open human measurement lab, SN 2nd floor (Prof. Karjalainen)
  • Biomaterial labs, SN 3rd floor (Prof. Lappalainen)
  • Pharmaceutical Physics, SN 3rd floor (Prof. Lehto)
  • Aerosol Physics, ME 3rd floor (Prof. Virtanen)
  • Biophysics of Bone and Cartilage, ME 3rd floor  (Prof. Töyräs, Korhonen, Julkunen)
  • Modern Study Facilities, ME 1st floor (Univ. Researcher Heikkinen)
  • Inverse Problems Research, SN205 (Prof. Vauhkonen)

After the tour a possibility to visit Process tomography lab (Technopolis). Gathering in front of SN201 @4.20pm.

6pm Evening Party @ Albatrossi

Welcome drink

Greetings from alumni: Chairman of the Board, investor,... Anssi Lehikoinen

MENU (drink coupons at the entrance)

Green salad w/dressing
Salami-potato salad
Pepperone, olives, pickled cucumber
French loaf and sun-dried tomato spread
Pork-neck w/ onion-pepper dressing
Choklad mousse
Coffee + avec

- Two bands

- possibility for class re-unions

At 9 pm doors open for others to enter Albatrossi.

Saturday June 16

9.00-11.30am Brunch @ M/S Queen R

Sparkling wine

Ship's Pita bread + Coffee/tea


- APG and BBC 20 year anniversaries