Department of Electrical and Automation Engineering

The department of Electrical and Automation Engineering is focused in University level education, service provision and RDI-activities in the fields of Electrical Power Engineering, Automation Technology and Electronics.

The core specialities of the department are:

  • Information systems in automation and cyber security
  • Process and discrete automation
  • Service robotics
  • Embedded electronics
  • Wireless systems
  • EMC
  • Electric drives and motors and power electronics
  • Intelligent electrical systems
  • Distribution of electricity
  • Electric installations
  • Lighting technology

Services and RDI

Our staff consists of highly qualified experts providing services in different types of educational or RDI-projects in these fields. We are able to perform test and analysis services, consult in design and measurement projects and to provide short courses within all these fields. The variety of our services range from brief analysis services to profound RDI projects.

Contact information:

Head of the department: Heikki Valmu, +358 40 739 6735
RDI and laboratory services: Jari Savolainen, +358 50 377 0969

Degree Programmes

We provide yearly approximately 200 qualified B.Eng. graduates from our Degree Programmes.

Our Degree Programmes:

Contact information:

  • Programme Coordinator Hanna Järvinen, +358 40 543 2795
  • Programme Coordinator Jenni Pöllönen, +358 40 334 5099
  • Head of Degree Programme Eero Kupila (Bachelor Programmes; day-time studies), +358 40 674 4899
  • Head of Degree Programme Raisa Vartia (Bachelor Programme; evening studies), +358 40 180 1101
  • Head of Degree Programme Jarno Varteva (Masters Programme), +358 40 334 1591

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