Mika Ylianttila to lead Center for Internet Excellence CIE
Dr. Tech and Adjunct Professor Mika Ylianttila has been nominated as the new Director of research and innovation center, Center for Internet Excellence (CIE), functioning jointly with the University of Oulu, from beginning of February, 2012.
Mika Ylianttila, 39, has worked for the past 15 years at the University of Oulu on Internet research. He has focused on multimedia communication techniques and applications, from the viewpoints of telecommunication, computer science and user experience.
Prior to his new post, Ylianttila acted as the Associate Director of the MediaTeam Oulu, and as Professor at the former Department of Electrical and Information Engineering.
Ylianttila continues his affiliation with the MediaTeam as Principal Investigator in his previous projects that are still running.
Nomination release in the University of Oulu website