Viimeksi syötetyt Väitöskirjat

Aineistot 1-20 / 2005

    • Around the Domino Problem – Combinatorial Structures and Algebraic Tools 

      Moutot, Etienne
      TUCS Dissertations : 254 (Turku Centre for Computer Science, 15.07.2020)
      Given a finite set of square tiles, the domino problem is the question of whether is it possible to tile the plane using these tiles. This problem is known to be undecidable in the planar case, and is strongly linked to ...
    • Surface dissolution and degradation of dental resin-based materials with special emphasis by the effects of solvent ethanol, dimethacrylate monomer resin and catalyst solution of ethylene glycol 

      Basavarajappa, Santhosh
      Turun yliopiston julkaisuja - Annales Universitatis Turkuensis, Ser D: Medica-Odontologica : 1494 (Turun yliopisto, 14.08.2020)
      In today’s modern dentistry, various synthetic materials are used for the replacement or restoration of the missing teeth or parts of teeth structures. These are primarily either polymers or composite materials. The evolution ...
    • Confined to space : Perspectives on carceral geograph 

      Repo, Virve
      Turun yliopiston julkaisuja - Annales Universitatis Turkuensis, Ser AII: Biologica - Geographica : 371 (Turun yliopisto, 01.08.2020)
      The recent discussions about mistreatment in elderly care and psychiatric care have increased the importance of expanding our knowledge about these spaces in order to ensure that these institutions provide a good quality ...
    • Village landscape from near and far : Participatory geospatial methods to integrate local knowledge into formal land use planning in Tanzania 

      Eilola, Salla
      Turun yliopiston julkaisuja - Annales Universitatis Turkuensis, Ser AII: Biologica - Geographica : 370 (Turun yliopisto, 25.06.2020)
      In this dissertation, I explore the use of participatory geospatial methods in improving local knowledge integration and inclusiveness in formal land use planning in Tanzania. Communities and governments in the Global South ...
    • The past, present and future of environmental reporting in the Finnish forest industry 

      Mäkelä, Marileena
      Turun yliopiston julkaisua - Annaels Universitatis Turkuensis, Ser. E: Oeconomica : 58 (Turun yliopisto. Turun kauppakorkeakoulu, 25.06.2020)
      Companies are surrounded by stakeholders who are interested in the companies’ environmental performance. One way to answer the stakeholders’ demands for greener production is to publish environmental reports. Environmental ...
    • Data-driven method for enhanced corrosion assessment of reinforced concrete structures 

      Taffese, Woubishet Zewdu
      TUCS Dissertations : 253 (Turun yliopisto, 18.06.2020)
      Corrosion is a major problem affecting the durability of reinforced concrete structures. Corrosion related maintenance and repair of reinforced concrete structures cost multibillion USD per annum globally. It is often ...
    • Evaluating the possibilities and limitations of cyanobacterial hosts for future biotechnological applications 

      Vuorio, Eerika
      Turun yliopiston julkaisuja - Annales Universitatis Turkuensis, Ser A I: Astronomica, Chemica, Physica, Mathematica : 626 (Turun yliopisto, 26.06.2020)
      Carbon neutral solutions and circular economy are a relevant part of a sustainable future. Solutions based on photosynthetic cyanobacteria have potential due to several facts: i) Cyanobacteria can produce target compounds ...
    • Early brick use and brick building in mainland Finland : contribution of Koroinen, Early Phases of Turku project and Holy Cross Church of Hattula 

      Ratilainen, Tanja
      Turun yliopiston julkaisuja - Annales Universitatis Turkuensis, Ser B: Humaniora : 514 (Turun yliopisto, 26.06.2020)
      This dissertation focuses on the earliest traces of brick use on the mainland of medieval Finland, when and where the brick use and brick building started, the form in which it firstappeared, and how it seems to have ...
    • Bl lac objects - view from the highest energies 

      Fallah Ramazani, Vandad
      Turun yliopiston julkaisuja - Annales Universitatis Turkuensis, Ser A I: : 628 (Turun yliopisto, 16.06.2020)
      Relativistic jets launched by a super-massive black holes are among the most extreme particle accelerators in the Universe. BL Lac objects host a relativistic jet that points very close to our line of sight. They are the ...
    • Wastewater treatment with algae 

      Valev, Dimitar
      Turun yliopiston julkaisuja - Annales Universitatis Turkuensis, Ser A I: Astronomica, Chemica, Mathematica : 627 (Turun yliopisto, 16.06.2020)
      Microalgae have been under investigation as alternatives for wastewater treatment for the last 60 years. However, we are yet to see an algal based process to be trusted as a treatment strategy on a large scale. At present, ...
    • Toward a customer-centric perspective of customer experience 

      Becker, Larissa
      Turun yliopiston julkaisua - Annaels Universitatis Turkuensis, Ser. E: Oeconomica : 60 (Turun yliopisto. Turun kauppakorkeakoulu, 17.06.2020)
      Customer experience has become a key priority in marketing research and practice. Researchers largely recognize that the customer experience emerges as responses to stimuli along a customer journey. Extant research often ...
    • Integration of genome-wide datasets to understand regulation of human T-helper cell differentiation 

      Kanduri, Kartiek
      Turun yliopiston julkaisuja - Annales Universitatis Turkuensis, Ser D: Medica-Odontologica : 1490 (Turun yliopisto, 05.06.2020)
      T-helper cells are an important part of the immune system and adaptive immunity. Over the course of the immune response, under the influence of various cytokines, T-helper cells differentiate into various subsets each of ...
    • Energy transfer in luminescent lanthanoid chelates 

      Räsänen, Markus
      Turun yliopiston julkaisuja - Annales Universitatis Turkuensis, Ser A I: : 625 (Turun yliopisto, 29.05.2020)
      Luminescent lanthanoid complexes are widely utilized, especially in the medical diagnostics. The complexes have been much studied and ligands with high quantum efficiency have been developed for different lanthanoid ions ...
    • Congenital lower limb deficiencies in Finland : Risk factors, prevalence, associated anomalies and treatment 

      Syvänen, Johanna
      Turun yliopiston julkaisua - Annaels Universitatis Turkuensis, Ser. D: Medica-Odongologica : 1476 (Turun yliopisto, 12.06.2020)
      In the 1950’s congenital limb deficiencies became well-recognized birth defect because of the use of thalidomide treating morning sickness in pregnant women. Despite of many studies the causation of many congenital limb ...
    • Improved diagnostic accuracy for hypertension 

      Lindroos, Annika
      Turun yliopiston julkaisua - Annaels Universitatis Turkuensis, Ser. D: Medica-Odongologica : 1484 (Turun yliopisto, 27.06.2020)
      Practical and accurate blood pressure (BP) measurement techniques are needed to ensure adequate diagnostics and treatment of hypertension. Recently, novel monitors have appeared on the market including timer-equipped home ...
    • Death at the End of the Rainbow : Rethinking Queer Kinship, Rituals of Remembrance and the Finnish Culture of Death 

      Alasuutari, Varpu
      Turun yliopiston julkaisuja - Annales Universitatis Turkuensis, Ser B: Humaniora : 513 (Turun yliopisto, 05.06.2020)
      In this dissertation, I study death and loss as part of queer and trans lives in Finland, focusing on queer kinship, rituals of remembrance and the Finnish culture of death. Theoretically, the study draws on feminist affect ...
    • Paratextuality in Manuscript and Print : Verbal and Visual Presentation of the Middle English Polychronicon 

      Liira, Aino
      Turun yliopiston julkaisuja - Annales Universitatis Turkuensis, Ser B: Humaniora : 512 (Turun yliopisto, 22.05.2020)
      This study investigates the verbal and visual presentation of text across manuscript and print media through the concept of paratext. The term collectively refers to the various textual and visual elements which surround ...
    • Life satisfaction, sense of coherence and social support of Finnish breast cancer survivors – with special reference to perceived sexuality and rehabilitation 

      Salakari, Minna
      Turun yliopiston julkaisua - Annaels Universitatis Turkuensis, Ser. D: Medica-Odongologica : 1477 (15.05.2020)
      With continuing improvement in early detection and treatment of breast cancer, the number of breast cancer survivors is steadily increasing. As breast cancer is becoming more and more a chronic condition rather than a ...
    • Essays on strategic trading 

      Hannula, Mika
      Turun yliopiston julkaisua - Annaels Universitatis Turkuensis, Ser. E: Oeconomica : 56 (Turun yliopisto. Turun kauppakorkeakoulu, 22.05.2020)
      This dissertation discusses various aspects of strategic trading using both analytical modeling and numerical methods. Strategic trading, in short, encompasses models of trading, most notably models of optimal execution ...
    • Towards an interaction-based approach to entrepreneurship : Understanding the co-creation of new value 

      Niemi, Laura
      Turun yliopiston julkaisua - Annaels Universitatis Turkuensis, Ser. E: Oeconomica : 57 (Turun yliopisto. Turun kauppakorkeakoulu, 29.05.2020)
      The co-creation of new value requires entrepreneurs to have insight into a new direction that might turn out to meet desires or needs that could not have been known before. Yet, entrepreneurs are just the beginning, because ...