Department of Geosciences and Geography

  • Finland

Organization profile

Organisation Profile

The Department of Geosciences and Geography is an exceptionally diverse unit for academic research and education. Our research interest range from exploring the experiences of minorities in cities, through plate tectonics to how environments have c hanged since life began. The common denominator of the research at the Department is our planet Earth, from its core to the structures of its surface.  The Institute of Seismology, which is a part of the Department, carries out international responsibilities in connection to monitoring seismic activities and the ban on nuclear tests. Read more here

International and National Collaboration Publications and projects within past five years.

Projects 1999 2023

Ungas psykiska välmående

Wrede-Jäntti, M.

16/09/2019 → …

Project: Research project

CarboCity: Urban green space solutions in carbon neutral cities

Järvi, L. & Kulmala, L.

01/09/201931/08/2023

Project: Research project

SURE: Social studies in Urban Education (SURE)

Kosunen, S., Bernelius, V., Haltia, N., Hautala, T. H., Inkinen, A. A., Jokila, S., Juvonen, S., Laaksonen, L. M., Lappalainen, S., Luoma, T., Niemi, A., Oittinen, R., Peltola, M., Pitkänen, H., Saari, J. E., Seppänen, P. & Vartiainen Huilla, H.

14/05/2019 → …

Project: Research project

Education for Sustainable Development in the Nordic Countries

Wolff, L., Jónsson, Ó. P., Bengtsson, S., Lyysgaard, J. A., Øyehaug, A. B. Ø., Didham, R. J. & Guðmundsson, B.

01/05/201931/12/2020

Project: Research project

Publications 1984 2021

Law, Trade, and the Sea: Essays in Roman Law and Maritime Commerce

Mataix Ferrándiz, E. (ed.) & Candy, P. (ed.), 2021, (In preparation) Edinburgh University Press.

Research output: Book/ReportBookScientificpeer-review

Seafaring, Mobility and the Mediterranean in Late Antiquity (ca. 150-700 CE).

Mataix Ferrándiz, E. (ed.), Hakola, R. (ed.) & Lampinen, A. J. (ed.), 2021, (In preparation) T & T Clark. (Ancient environments)

Research output: Book/ReportBookScientificpeer-review

Direct observation of ripples under different angles at low energy

Lopez Cazalilla, A., Djurabekova, F. & Nordlund, K., 2020, (In preparation).

Research output: Working paperScientific

Gone under Sea. Shipwrecks, Legal Landscapes and Mediterranean Paradigms

Mataix Ferrándiz, E., 2020, (In preparation) Brill. ( Mnemosyne, Supplements Monographs on Greek and Latin Language and Literature)

Research output: Book/ReportBookScientificpeer-review

Goods, Law and Trade. Locatio conductio’s material evidence

Mataix Ferrándiz, E., 2020, (Accepted/In press) Law and Economic Performance in the Roman World. Verboven, K. (ed.). Brill, (Impact of Empire).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterScientificpeer-review

Activities 1984 2020

Theoretical Roman Archaeology Conference

Emilia Mataix Ferrándiz (Speaker: Presenter)
16 Apr 2020

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesOrganisation and participation in conferences, workshops, courses, seminars

The Social Effects of Art: Activism, Advocacy and Beyond.

Maaria Linko (Member of organizing committee)
8 Sep 202011 Sep 2020

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesOrganisation and participation in conferences, workshops, courses, seminars

The Real Estate Market in Ancient Rome

Emilia Mataix Ferrándiz (Speaker: Presenter)
25 Apr 2020

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesOrganisation and participation in conferences, workshops, courses, seminars

FORMAS Swedish Research Council (External organisation)

Pia Bäcklund (Expert)
2020 → …

Activity: Membership typesMembership or other role in national/international committee, council, board

Urban Planning (Journal)

Anja Nygren (Editor in chief), Florencia Quesada Avendaño (Editor in chief)
Aug 2020Sep 2020

Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial work typesEditor of research journal

Prizes

1st Prize ICC2019 Map Awards (Digital Products)

Christoph Fink (Recipient), Jul 2019

Prize: Prizes and awards

2014 PLANNING THOUGHT AWARD

Juho Luukkonen (Recipient), 2014

Prize: Prizes and awards

3rd prize for the Best Poster Award

Julia Kemppinen (Recipient), 24 Mar 2018

Prize: Prizes and awards

Apps4Finland haastepalkinto: Pääkaupunkiseudun data

Henrikki Tenkanen (Recipient), 3 Dec 2014

Prize: Prizes and awards

Press / Media

Suomen Kuvalehti no 49/2019, haastattelu, tasavallan presidentin puoliso

Laura Kolbe

12/12/2019

1 item of Media coverage

Press/Media: Press / Media

Haastattelu Think Open -blogiin rinnakkaistallentamisesta

Jussi Heinonen

11/12/2019

1 Media contribution

Press/Media: Press / Media

Lehtihaastattelu

Kati Oinonen

11/12/2019

1 Media contribution

Press/Media: Press / Media

Yläkerta-kirjoitus sanomalehti Kalevassa

Sami Moisio

09/12/2019

1 Media contribution

Press/Media: Press / Media

HBL kolumn 8.12.2019, Vad hände med kulturen, UM?

Laura Kolbe

08/12/2019

1 Media contribution

Press/Media: Press / Media