Academy of Finland  
  Funding decisions 30.07.2021
 
 
 
Year of decision:  
Funding source: Research Council for Natural Sciences and Engineering
Call: 2020 Academy project
Project count: 100
Project funding: 43 833 245 €
 
Applicant / Contact person Organisation Project title Decision No. Decision date Funding period Funding
Academy project LT
 
Airaksinen, Anu University of Turku Radiopharmaceuticals for pretargeted PET imaging beyond the barriers (PET Barrier) 343608 03.06.2021 01.09.2021 - 31.08.2025 600 000

Airola, Antti University of Turku Machine Learning for Systems Pharmacology / Consortium: MASF 340140 03.06.2021 01.09.2021 - 31.08.2025 165 673

Aittokallio, Tero University of Helsinki Machine Learning for Systems Pharmacology / Consortium: MASF 340141 03.06.2021 01.09.2021 - 31.08.2025 333 409

Balakshin, Mikhail Aalto University Exploiting Lignin-Carbohydrate Complex (LCC) through Artificial Intelligence (AI-4-LCC) / Consortium: AA 341586 03.06.2021 01.09.2021 - 31.08.2025 350 386

Beier, Christoph University of Helsinki Fingerprinting the origin and ascent of magmas through the crust in rift zones (FinMag) 338714 03.06.2021 01.09.2021 - 31.08.2025 540 943

Breyer, Christian Lappeenranta-Lahti University of Technology LUT Industrial Emissions and CO2 Direct Removal Options – Advancing High-Resolution Energy System Modelling with Pathway Analyses for achieving ambitious Climate Targets 343053 03.06.2021 01.09.2021 - 31.08.2024 450 000

Elbuken, Caglar University of Oulu NanoEngineered Self-Assembling Vesicle Production Line (NESAV) 342448 03.06.2021 01.09.2021 - 31.08.2025 559 793

Garg, Vikas Aalto University Human-steered next-generation machine learning for reviving drug design / Consortium: HEALED 342077 03.06.2021 01.09.2021 - 31.08.2025 479 905

Granberg, Fredric University of Helsinki Development of quantum accurate high-dose irradiation simulations 340538 03.06.2021 01.09.2021 - 31.08.2025 385 069

Groenhof, Gerrit University of Jyväskylä COCOA: Control of Catalyst Operation with Anions / Consortium: COCOA 339893 03.06.2021 01.09.2021 - 31.08.2025 231 597

Hakonen, Pertti Aalto University Excitations and frustration in topologically restricted quantum systems 341913 03.06.2021 01.09.2021 - 31.08.2025 497 280

Hamari, Juho Tampere University POSTEMOTION: Socio-emotional augmentation of human exodus to virtual reality 342144 03.06.2021 01.09.2021 - 31.08.2025 588 349

Hasanpor Divshali, Poria VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland Ltd Cloud-based Intelligent and Robust Power Grid Control Algorithms / Consortium: Cloud Inertia 342857 03.06.2021 01.09.2021 - 31.08.2025 473 786

Haverinen-Shaughnessy, Ulla University of Oulu Spatial-temporal modeling of spread of infectious diseases in school and care facilities (BIMID) 342403 03.06.2021 01.09.2021 - 31.08.2025 499 807

Helama, Samuli Natural Resources Institute Finland First integration of tree-ring chronologies, annually laminated sediment records and historical data for palaeoclimate reconstructions of seasonal temperature and precipitation variability in northern Europe / Consortium: FIRST 339788 03.06.2021 01.09.2021 - 31.08.2025 499 998

Hieta, Tuomas University of Helsinki Black and Brown Carbon in the Atmosphere and the Cryosphere / Consortium: BBrCaC 342579 03.06.2021 01.09.2021 - 31.08.2025 149 630

Honkanen, Mari Tampere University Magnetic Barkhausen Noise: From Fundamental Physics to Non-Destructive Testing / Consortium: BarFume 338954 03.06.2021 01.09.2021 - 31.08.2025 489 677

Hupa, Leena Åbo Akademi University High temperature chemistry of phosphorus – pathways to more effective recycling and utilization / Consortium: PhosPath 341405 03.06.2021 01.09.2021 - 31.08.2025 491 919

Huttunen-Saarivirta, Marja Elina VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland Ltd sustainable High Entropy CaRBIdEs: design, optimized synthesis and plastic deformation mechanisms (HERBIE) / Consortium: HERBIE 341049 03.06.2021 01.09.2021 - 31.08.2025 550 000

Häkkinen, Juha University of Oulu Solid-state 3D range imaging using pulsed time-of-flight approach 339997 03.06.2021 01.09.2021 - 31.08.2024 450 000

Icheln, Clemens Aalto University Wireless capsule Endoscope electronics for Improved Reliability of Diagnosis in digestive tracts (WEIRD) 338786 03.06.2021 01.09.2021 - 31.08.2025 525 040

Jansson, Jussi-Pekka University of Oulu Picosecond accurate, high resolution, SPAD-based CMOS receiver techniques for real-time, full chemical fingerprint Raman spectroscopy 339223 03.06.2021 01.09.2021 - 31.08.2025 490 817

Johansson, Peter University of Helsinki The role of supermassive black holes in the cosmological formation of massive galaxies 339127 03.06.2021 01.09.2021 - 31.08.2025 480 232

Jokinen, Jarno Tampere University Advanced Bio-Composite Modelling and Simulation (ABCModelS) / Consortium: ABCModelS 343691 03.06.2021 01.09.2021 - 31.08.2025 397 061

Jokinen, Ville Aalto University Cell-Repellent Superhydrophobic Surfaces 341459 03.06.2021 01.09.2021 - 31.08.2025 437 817

Kaakinen, Anu University of Helsinki Environments and energy use of early humans on the edge / Consortium: EDGE 341622 03.06.2021 01.09.2021 - 31.08.2025 415 520

Kallioinen, Mari Lappeenranta-Lahti University of Technology LUT Natural phenolic compounds as membrane modifiers to decrease biofouling problems / Consortium: PheMeMo 339709 03.06.2021 01.09.2021 - 31.08.2025 525 647

Karttunen, Antti Aalto University Optical and photophysical properties of luminescent coinage-metal compounds / Consortium: R V 340584 03.06.2021 01.09.2021 - 31.08.2025 333 496

Kaski, Samuel Aalto University Human-steered next-generation machine learning for reviving drug design / Consortium: HEALED 341763 03.06.2021 01.09.2021 - 31.08.2025 479 905

Kortelainen, Markus University of Jyväskylä Probing the ActiNides: THeory and Experiment of Radioisotopes / Consortium: PANTHER 339243 03.06.2021 01.09.2021 - 31.08.2025 463 063

Kotak, Rubina University of Turku Studying Exotic and extReme EruptioNs AnD Explosions (SERENADE) 340613 03.06.2021 01.09.2021 - 31.08.2025 433 145

Kujala, Tuomo University of Jyväskylä Appropriate uncertainty in manual and automated driving 343259 03.06.2021 01.09.2021 - 31.08.2025 474 056

Kupiainen, Antti University of Helsinki Quantum Fields and Probability 339982 03.06.2021 01.09.2021 - 31.08.2025 562 108

Laihonen, Tero University of Turku Codes for Information Retrieval and Sensor Networks 338797 03.06.2021 01.09.2021 - 31.08.2025 457 627

Laitinen, Tuomo University of Eastern Finland Natural phenolic compounds as membrane modifiers to decrease biofouling problems / Consortium: PheMeMo 339710 03.06.2021 01.09.2021 - 31.08.2025 323 969

Laukkanen, Pekka University of Turku Elimination of contact losses in semiconductors through atomic-scale interface research and engineering / Consortium: COLO 338973 03.06.2021 01.09.2021 - 31.08.2025 443 875

Laurson, Lasse Tampere University Magnetic Barkhausen Noise: From Fundamental Physics to Non-Destructive Testing / Consortium: BarFume 338955 03.06.2021 01.09.2021 - 31.08.2025 450 842

Lindberg, Daniel Aalto University High temperature chemistry of phosphorus – pathways to more effective recycling and utilization / Consortium: PhosPath 341404 03.06.2021 01.09.2021 - 31.08.2025 499 729

Lukkarinen, Jani University of Helsinki Mathematical analysis of coagulation and condensation phenomena 339228 03.06.2021 01.09.2021 - 31.08.2025 457 086

Lundström, Mari Aalto University Electrochemically-Assisted Aqueous Reduction of Waste Streams for Metals Recovery and Functional Surfaces (EARMetal) / Consortium: EARMetal 339979 03.06.2021 01.09.2021 - 31.08.2025 346 053

Luxenhofer, Robert University of Helsinki Deciphering the structure-property relationships of the hydrophilic corona and drug loading in drug delivery systems on their interactions with biological systems 342983 03.06.2021 01.09.2021 - 31.08.2025 497 416

Maasilta, Ilari University of Jyväskylä ThermoPhononics: Heat blockade, tunneling and topological heat flow 341823 03.06.2021 01.09.2021 - 31.08.2025 538 955

Mekler, Elisa Aalto University MAGE – Establishing a Model of Aesthetic Game Experience 339350 03.06.2021 01.09.2021 - 31.08.2025 507 631

Mielonen, Tero Finnish Meteorological Institute Are Biogenic Secondary Organic Aerosols Climatically Significant in the Boreal Region? 339885 03.06.2021 01.09.2021 - 31.08.2025 458 575

Mohanty, Gaurav Tampere University sustainable High Entropy CaRBIdEs: design, optimized synthesis and plastic deformation mechanisms (HERBIE) / Consortium: HERBIE 341050 03.06.2021 01.09.2021 - 31.08.2025 449 911

Moilanen, Jani University of Jyväskylä Luminous Molecular Nanomagnets with Thermal Sensing Properties 338733 03.06.2021 01.09.2021 - 31.08.2025 556 692

Moore, Iain University of Jyväskylä Probing the ActiNides: THeory and Experiment of Radioisotopes / Consortium: PANTHER 339245 03.06.2021 01.09.2021 - 31.08.2025 395 426

Nieminen, Heikki Aalto University Pulsating Surfaces (PULSUR): Ultrasonic Dynamics of Submerged Superhydrophobic Surfaces / Consortium: PULSUR 342170 03.06.2021 01.09.2021 - 31.08.2025 449 266

Nurmi, Petteri University of Helsinki Foundations of Pervasive Sensing Systems 339614 03.06.2021 01.09.2021 - 31.08.2025 499 728

Oksanen, Jani Aalto University From thermodynamics of light to optical refrigerators and thermal trampolines 343312 03.06.2021 01.09.2021 - 31.08.2025 599 489

Paavilainen, Ville University of Helsinki Chemical biology approach for dissecting ER proteostasis 338836 03.06.2021 01.09.2021 - 31.08.2025 598 642

Pahikkala, Tapio University of Turku Machine Learning for Systems Pharmacology / Consortium: MASF 340182 03.06.2021 01.09.2021 - 31.08.2025 164 268

Peltoniemi, Pasi Lappeenranta-Lahti University of Technology LUT Cloud-based Intelligent and Robust Power Grid Control Algorithms / Consortium: Cloud Inertia 342832 03.06.2021 01.09.2021 - 31.08.2025 455 877

Pihko, Petri University of Jyväskylä COCOA: Control of Catalyst Operation with Anions / Consortium: COCOA 339892 03.06.2021 01.09.2021 - 31.08.2025 327 760

Pirinen, Matti University of Helsinki High-dimensional variable selection problems with applications to genetics 338507 03.06.2021 01.09.2021 - 31.08.2025 389 840

Pomoell, Jens University of Helsinki Tracing the Origin of the Dynamic Solar Wind via Time-dependent Coronal Modeling: SWATCH 343581 03.06.2021 01.09.2021 - 31.08.2025 389 915

Postema, Michiel Tampere University Sonic release of antibubble drugs 340026 03.06.2021 01.09.2021 - 31.08.2025 537 907

Puglisi, Simon University of Helsinki Dynamic Succinct Data Structures 339070 03.06.2021 01.09.2021 - 31.08.2025 459 447

Pulkkinen, Seppo Finnish Meteorological Institute Physics-Informed Neural Networks for Radar-Based Precipitation Nowcasting 341964 03.06.2021 01.09.2021 - 31.08.2025 495 676

Ras, Robin Aalto University Pulsating Surfaces (PULSUR): Ultrasonic Dynamics of Submerged Superhydrophobic Surfaces / Consortium: PULSUR 342169 03.06.2021 01.09.2021 - 31.08.2025 450 062

Rautkari, Lauri Aalto University Water vapour sorption behaviour of wood under load 341701 03.06.2021 01.09.2021 - 31.08.2025 581 224

Riihelä, Aku Finnish Meteorological Institute Satellite/radar-based Novel Observational Constraints on Arctic Precipitation (SNOCAP) 341845 03.06.2021 01.09.2021 - 31.08.2025 418 490

Rinke, Patrick Aalto University Exploiting Lignin-Carbohydrate Complex (LCC) through Artificial Intelligence (AI-4-LCC) / Consortium: AA 341589 03.06.2021 01.09.2021 - 31.08.2025 300 128

Ritala, Mikko University of Helsinki Self-aligned fabrication of thin film structures through surface controlled chemical processes 338707 03.06.2021 01.09.2021 - 31.08.2025 595 661

Rousu, Juho Aalto University Machine Learning for Systems Pharmacology / Consortium: MASF 339421 03.06.2021 01.09.2021 - 31.08.2025 322 386

Ruusuvuori, Pekka University of Turku Towards scalable AI-driven computational pathology 341967 03.06.2021 01.09.2021 - 31.08.2025 472 645

Saarinen, Timo University of Turku First integration of tree-ring chronologies, annually laminated sediment records and historical data for palaeoclimate reconstructions of seasonal temperature and precipitation variability in northern Europe / Consortium: FIRST 339789 03.06.2021 01.09.2021 - 31.08.2025 449 645

Saksman, Eero University of Helsinki Analysis and Random geometry with applications 342183 03.06.2021 01.09.2021 - 31.08.2025 588 785

Santasalo-Aarnio, Annukka Aalto University Multidimensional engineering for the circular economy of energy storage devices (HYPER-SPHERE) / Consortium: Hyper-team 341629 03.06.2021 01.09.2021 - 31.08.2025 426 181

Sariola, Veikko Tampere University Large-scale integration of soft robotic and fluidic devices 343408 03.06.2021 01.09.2021 - 31.08.2025 510 378

Savin, Hele Aalto University Elimination of contact losses in semiconductors through atomic-scale interface research and engineering / Consortium: COLO 338974 03.06.2021 01.09.2021 - 31.08.2025 404 508

Savolahti, Mikko Finnish Environment Institute Black and Brown Carbon in the Atmosphere and the Cryosphere / Consortium: BBrCaC 341949 03.06.2021 01.09.2021 - 31.08.2025 149 252

Serna Guerrero, Rodrigo Aalto University Multidimensional engineering for the circular economy of energy storage devices (HYPER-SPHERE) / Consortium: Hyper-team 341628 03.06.2021 01.09.2021 - 31.08.2025 459 329

Sharma, Vivek University of Helsinki Molecular basis of energy transduction in mitochondrial respiratory complex I 338176 03.06.2021 01.09.2021 - 31.08.2025 494 680

Sinclair, Victoria University of Helsinki Quantifying controls on the intensity, variability and impacts of extreme European STORMS 338615 03.06.2021 01.09.2021 - 31.08.2025 455 696

Sippula, Olli University of Eastern Finland Black and Brown Carbon in the Atmosphere and the Cryosphere / Consortium: BBrCaC 341597 03.06.2021 01.09.2021 - 31.08.2025 200 000

Sundholm, Dage University of Helsinki Optical and photophysical properties of luminescent coinage-metal compounds / Consortium: R V 340583 03.06.2021 01.09.2021 - 31.08.2025 331 801

Sutinen, Erkki University of Turku Beyond the Imaginable Technologies for Sustaining Remote Life 343364 03.06.2021 01.09.2021 - 31.08.2025 422 211

Svirko, Yuri University of Eastern Finland Tunable THz Chiral Metamaterials 343393 03.06.2021 01.09.2021 - 31.08.2025 477 117

Tallavaara, Miikka University of Helsinki Environments and energy use of early humans on the edge / Consortium: EDGE 341620 03.06.2021 01.09.2021 - 31.08.2025 384 257

Tan, Bo Tampere University Autonomous Communication Converged with Efficient Sensing for UAV Swarms 339519 03.06.2021 01.09.2021 - 31.08.2025 440 966

Tanskanen, Juha University of Oulu Molecular design enhanced synthesis of hemicellulose valorization process (HemiProMo) / Consortium: HemiProMo 342553 03.06.2021 01.09.2021 - 31.08.2025 280 275

Tatti, Nikolaj University of Helsinki MALSOME: Detecting and analyzing malicious behaviour in social networks 343045 03.06.2021 01.09.2021 - 31.08.2025 484 848

Telkki, Ville-Veikko University of Oulu Ultrafast Laplace NMR in biochemistry 340099 03.06.2021 01.09.2021 - 31.08.2025 498 989

Timonen, Jaakko Aalto University Electrical Charging of Nanoparticles in Nonpolar Liquids: From Fundamentals to Emergent Phenomena 342116 03.06.2021 01.09.2021 - 31.08.2025 559 247

Toth, Geza VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland Ltd Advanced Bio-Composite Modelling and Simulation (ABCModelS) / Consortium: ABCModelS 343667 03.06.2021 01.09.2021 - 31.08.2025 441 608

Tuominen, Kimmo University of Helsinki Exploring new frontiers in dark matter direct detection 342777 03.06.2021 01.09.2021 - 31.08.2025 498 447

Tölli, Antti-Heikki University of Oulu Cache-aided mmWave Access for Immersive Digital Environments (CAMAIDE) 343586 03.06.2021 01.09.2021 - 31.08.2025 399 814

Valiev, Rashid University of Helsinki Optical and photophysical properties of luminescent coinage-metal compounds / Consortium: R V 340582 03.06.2021 01.09.2021 - 31.08.2025 331 801

Valkonen, Tuomo University of Helsinki Online optimisation for dynamic inversion 338614 03.06.2021 01.09.2021 - 31.08.2025 487 817

Vapaavuori, Jaana Aalto University Electrochemically-Assisted Aqueous Reduction of Waste Streams for Metals Recovery and Functional Surfaces (EARMetal) / Consortium: EARMetal 342080 03.06.2021 01.09.2021 - 31.08.2025 297 048

Vehtari, Aki Aalto University Safe iterative Bayesian model building 340721 03.06.2021 01.09.2021 - 31.08.2025 531 066

Virkkula, Aki O Finnish Meteorological Institute Black and Brown Carbon in the Atmosphere and the Cryosphere / Consortium: BBrCaC 341271 03.06.2021 01.09.2021 - 31.08.2025 488 700

Virtanen, Tuomas Tampere University Zero-Shot Active Learning of Acoustic Models 338502 03.06.2021 01.09.2021 - 31.08.2025 589 921

Welti, André Finnish Meteorological Institute Distribution And Sources of Ice nucleating particles across Finland (DASI) 342227 03.06.2021 01.09.2021 - 31.08.2025 479 507

Wichman, Risto Aalto University Integrated low earth orbit satellite and terrestrial networks (ILOSAT) 339446 03.06.2021 01.09.2021 - 31.08.2025 413 710

Wierenga, Rikkert University of Oulu COCOA: Control of Catalyst Operation with Anions / Consortium: COCOA 339894 03.06.2021 01.09.2021 - 31.08.2025 240 301

Wärnå, Johan Åbo Akademi University Molecular design enhanced synthesis of hemicellulose valorization process (HemiProMo) / Consortium: HemiProMo 342554 03.06.2021 01.09.2021 - 31.08.2025 371 298

Xu, Chunlin Åbo Akademi University Exploiting Lignin-Carbohydrate Complex (LCC) through Artificial Intelligence (AI-4-LCC) / Consortium: AA 341596 03.06.2021 01.09.2021 - 31.08.2025 347 787

Zliobaite, Indre University of Helsinki Environments and energy use of early humans on the edge / Consortium: EDGE 341623 03.06.2021 01.09.2021 - 31.08.2025 198 929