Honorary Doctorates - Tampere University of Technology

Conferment ceremony

Honorary doctorates

The title of Honorary Doctor is the highest recognition that a university can award.

Tampere University of Technology invites persons from Finland and abroad to accept honorary doctorates in recognition of excellence in fields represented at the University and other exceptional scientific, artistic or social merits.

 

CHEN WEINONG
Professor, Purdue University

In recognition of significant contributions to the research of the behaviour of high deformation rates in materials as well as long-standing collaboration in research and technological development in the field of materials science.

DUDLEY JOHN
Professor, University of Franche-Comté

In recognition of significant contributions to the research of optics and photonics as well as long-standing collaboration in research and education in the field of physics.

IKONEN ANNA-KAISA
Mayor, City of Tampere

In recognition of achievements in the development of higher education in Tampere and in the advancement of the Tampere3 process.

LUNDMARK PEKKA
CEO, Fortum Oyj

In recognition of contributions to the advancement of collaboration between TUT and industry as well as to the renewal of manufacturing and industrial engineering

MAKAROW MARJA
Director,  Biocenter Finland

In recognition of achievements in the development of the Finnish scientific community as well in the promotion of technology and the significance of technological research.

MATIKAINEN-KALLSTRÖM MARJO
Chairman of the Board, Academic Engineers and Architects in Finland TEK

In recognition of achievements in the development of higher education in the field of technology and in the advancement of the Tampere3 process.

RABAEY JAN
Professor, University of California, Berkeley

In recognition of significant contributions to the research of microelectronics, communications engineering and signal processing as well as long-standing research collaboration.

SALLI TIMO
CEO, Katsa Ltd

In recognition of contributions to the development of TUT and the formation of the foundation university.

SCHWARZKOPF ALEXANDER
Director

In recognition of achievements in the development of research collaboration between the industry and universities as well as between Finland and the United States of America.

TURUNEN JORMA
CEO, Federation of Finnish Technology Industries

In recognition of contributions to the establishment of TUT’s operation as a foundation as well as the development of TUT’s research and education.

 
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