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Enterprise Architect

Our course Database Design (TIE-22201 2018 Tietokantojen suunnittelu) introduces a method to design relational databases with UML. A properly designed conceptual model of the problem domain is very helpful when creating a relational database. For a few years, we have … Continue reading

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Brainwolking on Psychology of Pervasive Computing course

Written by Aparajita Chowdhury, the course assistant Let’s take our brains out for a walk! We have (again) been conducting an interesting activity on the course called Psychology of Pervasive Computing. The course is itself very interesting as it connects different … Continue reading

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Advanced course on real-time Linux on SoC-FPGA

TUT and Wapice are organizing a special hands-on course TIE-50307 on embedded Linux in fall 2018. This course focuses on IoT and intelligent machine devices running Linux on custom HW and real time constraints. The main topics are Building Linux … Continue reading

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Person of the Day: University Teacher Sakari Lahti

Hailing from Kokkola, my story at TUT begins back in 1997 when I came here to study physics. I graduated in 2002 but soon understood that I would never be the next Einstein. Therefore, in 2008 I decided to switch … Continue reading

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Guest lectures in the computer graphics seminar

The computer graphics seminar had two guest lecturers this week. In the first half of the lecture Antti Heinonen from Vertex Systems Oy gave a talk about 3D model simplifications and the glTF format. Simplification of a 3D model is … Continue reading

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Guest lecture on real-time linux

Jouko Haapaluoma and Sami Pietikäinen from Wapice gave a guest lecture on real-time linux and driver development in TIE-50506 System Design on Mar 5 2018. The lecture covered the basics of building the kernel and kernel modules (drivers), and the … Continue reading

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Erno Salminen’s guest lecture on HW/SW degugging

As part of TIE-50506 System Design, Erno Salminen from Nokia Networks gave a guest lecture on HW/SW debugging on Monday Feb 19 2018. Erno got the PhD at our lab in 2010 and when moved to Nokia SoC team has … Continue reading

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A new course on gamification this spring!

A new course on gamification, TIE-40306 Gamification: A Walkthrough of How Games Are Shaping Our Lives, will be organized for the first time this spring. On the course top experts on gamification will introduce different aspects to the phenomenon that … Continue reading

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New PYNQ boards arrived

We just got a batch of 300 Xilinx PYNQ-Z1 development boards. This is a follow up of a pilot we started last fall in Introduction to programming that accommodates hundreds of students per year. With PYNQ we offer an easy … Continue reading

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Päivän henkilö: Yliopisto-opettaja Matti Haavisto

Matti on omistautunut digitaalitekniikan perusopetukseen, tietokonetekniikan kandivaiheen aineopintoihin ja opettajamentorointiin. Ensimmäinen kurssitoteutus oli Mikroprosessorit vuonna 2003. Siitä ura urkeni Digitaalitekniikan perusteisiin ja edelleen digitaali- ja tietokonetekniikan muihin opintoihin. Vuonna 2013 tiedekunnan opetus laitettiin kunnolla uusiksi ja suuri muutos oli myös … Continue reading

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