Jussi Parkkinen Ph.D.

Parkkinen, Jussi
Position Department / Business Unit
Professor, Computer Science Department of Computer Science
Institution Disciplines
University of Joensuu Mathematics
City State / Provence
FIN-80101 Joensuu
Country Website
Finland link
Fax
+358-13-251 7955

Jussi Parkkinen is a professor and the Head of Department of Computer Science at the University of Joensuu, Finland. He specializes in spectral color image analysis, pattern recognition and molecular computing.

In 1989-1990 he was a visiting researcher at The University of Iowa, IA, USA, in 1990 a visiting professor at the University of Saskatchewan, Canada, in 1991-1992 professor and the Head of Department of Computer Science in the University of Kuopio, Finland, and in 1992-1998 professor of Information Processing, in 1995-1998 dean of the Department of Information Technology at the Lappeenranta University of Technology, Finland. In 1995-1999 he was the chairman of the Finnish Pattern Recognition Society and he is a fellow and a member of the governing board of the International Association of Pattern Recognition (IAPR).  He is the chairman of the CIE TC8-07 technical committee on Multispectral Imaging.

Education

He received his B.Sc. in physics in 1979, his M.Sc. in medical physics in 1982 and his Ph.D. in mathematics in 1989, all from the University of Kuopio, Finland.

Career Highlights

Studies
High School graduation Karhulan yhteiskoulu 1972
Batchelor of Science University of Kuopio 1979
Master of Science (physics) University of Kuopio 1982
Licentiate of Philosophy (mathematics) University of Kuopio 1986
Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D. mathematics) University of Kuopio 1989

docent (applied physics) University of Kuopio 1991-
docent (computational engineering) Helsinki U of Tech 1998-
docent (information technology) Lappeenranta U of Tech 1999-

Professional career

physicist Central Hospital of Kotka 1980
lecturer in mathematics University of Kuopio 1981
assistant in physics University of Kuopio 1981-1982
research assistant (mathematics) University of Kuopio 1983,84-85
lecturer in mathematics University of Kuopio 1983-1984
research assistant Academy of Finland 1985
research assistant (computer science) University of Kuopio 1986
associate professor in computer sci Lappeenranta U of Technology 1986
research assistant Academy of Finland 1987-1989
visiting research scientist The University of Iowa, USA 1989-1990
visiting professor U of Saskachewan, Canada 1990
research scientist University of Kuopio 1991
professor in computer science University of Kuopio 1991-1992
associate professor in computer sci Lappeenranta U of Technology 1992-1993
professor in information technology Lappeenranta U of Technology 1993-1998
senior scientist Academy of Finland 1996-1997
professor in computer science University of Joensuu 1999-

Fee paid teacher in different universities in Finland,
lectures over 1000 hours
Lecturer in the International Summer School on Novel Computing 1996, Finland
Lecturer in the Intensive Program for Computer Vision 1996, Germany,
1998, Spain, and 2000, Finland, 2004, St Etienne, France
Lecturer of intensive course in Color Image Analysis, Graduate School of
Modern Optics and Photonics, 2000, Finland

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