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33rd Jyväskylä Summer School at JYU // Aug 5 - 16, 2024 // Application deadline: April 30

News vom 25.03.2024

We are proud to present our Jyväskylä Summer School, which will be organized this year for the 33rd time. The Summer School takes place 5 – 16 August 2024 and offers courses for advanced Master’s students, PhD students and post-docs in various fields of natural sciences, mathematics and information technology. Students of these fields from around the world are invited to apply!

More information on the Summer School can be found below and at www.jyu.fi/jss.

Do you want to advance your academic expertise in STEM - science, technology, engineering, mathematics - during the summer break, and create scientific networks and memories? Jyväskylä Summer School offers you a unique academic and cultural journey that gives you the opportunity to challenge yourself and develop your skills in your field of interest. You also get the chance to spend time in an international and interdisciplinary science community. 

Jyväskylä Summer School, organized at the University of Jyväskylä this year for the 33rd time, offers high-quality courses for advanced Master’s students, PhD students and post-docs in various fields of natural sciences, mathematics and information technology. All courses are taught in English by distinguished researchers from different parts of the world.

Participation in all Summer School courses is free of charge. Students from all over the world are encouraged to apply. 

The majority of the 33rd Jyväskylä Summer School courses fall under the following three themes: 

  • Self-assembly in Biological and Molecular Materials 
  • Circular Economy & Sustainability 
  • Data Optimisation 

 
Courses are offered in the following subjects: 

  • Biological and Environmental Sciences 
  • Chemistry 
  • Cognitive Science 
  • Computational Sciences 
  • Cyber Security 
  • Inverse Problems 
  • Mathematics 
  • Nanoscience 
  • Physics 

 
Please see the bottom of the message for a complete list of courses offered. In 2024 the courses will mainly be arranged in person, but also a few in hybrid mode. The study mode of each course is marked in the course descriptions: https://r.jyu.fi/jss_courses

Costs 

Participation in all Summer School courses is free of charge. Participants are responsible for covering their own meals, accommodation and all costs related to travel as well as possible visa costs.  

More information:  
Course programme, application instructions, practical info: www.jyu.fi/jss  

Deadline for applications is 30 April 2024! 

For any questions please do not hesitate to contact us via HelpJYU service. 

Courses offered in 5 - 9 August 2024: 

  • CH2: Critical Raw Materials in Circular Economy 
  • MA1: Convexity, Partial Differential Equations and Game Theory 
  • MA2: Harmonic Analysis Methods for Nonlinear Parabolic PDEs 
  • IP1: Integral Equations and Compact Operators 
  • IP2: X-ray Computed Tomography Inside Out: Physics, Mathematics, Imaging and Applications 
  • NANO1/PH2: Introduction to Quantum Magnetism 
  • NANO2/CH5/PH3: Applied Functional Materials Based on DNA-Nanotechnology 
  • COM3: Introduction to Quantum Computing 
  • COM4: Multi Criteria Decision Analysis (MCDA) 
  • COG1: Fundamentals of Inclusive and Accessible Design of Technology 

Courses offered in 12 - 16 August 2024: 

  • BIO1: Introduction to Sustainability Transitions: A Social-Ecological Perspective 
  • CH1: Troubleshooting in Synthesis: A Practical Course 
  • CH3: Sustainable & Green Chemistry 
  • CH4/NANO4: Fundamentals and Applications of Chiral Molecules and Crystals 
  • NANO3/BIO2: Bacterial Light Perception and Optogenetic Applications 
  • PH1: Superconductivity in Novel Quantum Materials 
  • COM1: Robot Perception: Laser Scanning and Point Cloud Processing 
  • COM2:  Beyond Conventional Optimisation: Data-Driven Multi-Objective Bayesian Optimisation 
  • COG2: Accessible Visualizations: Conveying Information Across Sensory Modalities Hands-on Lab
  • CYB1: Cyber Security in Organizations 


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