TUT is at the forefront of developing the electrical properties of solar photovoltaic power systems and solutions for integrating solar power into the grid.
Professor Teuvo Suntio’s discovery concerning photovoltaic inverters reshaped the landscape of solar research.
Proteins found in cell membranes may prove to be valuable allies in the fight against cancer, type 2 diabetes and cardiovascular diseases. Professor Ilpo Vattulainen vows to put in his best efforts to meet the challenge.
"Researchers are like apprentices who blossom to their full potential under the supervision of a master," compares Professor Jaakko Astola. Astola was invited to join Academia Europaea in 2012.
TUT has the best campus in Finland. It is conveniently located in Hervanta, Tampere, and has a friendly and inclusive atmosphere that is conducive to academic and professional success.
The University offers high-quality facilities and maintains research infrastructures that meet international standards. We have created a research environment that promotes scientific excellence within the campus community.
TUT offers doctoral students a high-standard, inspiring research environment, high-quality supervision and support for pursuing a research career. Doctoral education is organized through TUT’s graduate school within the framework of faculty-specific doctoral programmes.