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Olli Pekka Yli-Harja Edit Profile

researcher , Computer scientist

Olli Pekka Yli-Harja, Finnish computer scientist, researcher. Grantee Emil Aaltonen Foundation Finland, 1987, Finnish Ministry Education, 1995. Member Finnish Air Force, 1978-1979. Member Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (referee transactions on Circus and Systems 1993, transactions on Signal Processing 1992-1994), Finnish Pattern Recognition Society, European Union Inter-University Cooperative Group.

Background

Yli-Harja, Olli Pekka was born on October 10, 1959 in Kauhajoki, Finland. Son of Juhani Ilmari and Sylvi Johanna (Karjalainen) Y.-H.

Education

Master of Science, Lappeenranta (Finland) University Tech, 1985. Doctor Technology, Lappeenranta (Finland) University Tech, 1989.

Career

Programmer robotest Inc., Kangaslampi, Finland, 1983-1984. Teaching assistant Lappeenranta University, 1985. Research assistant Finnish Academy of Sciences, Lappeenranta, 1986-1988.

Researcher Technology Research of Finland, Helsinki, 1989-1992. Senior lecturer Helsinki University of Technology, Espoo, Finland, 1993-1994, researcher Finland, since 1995. Consultant Anjalankoski (Finland) Paper Mill, 1985-1986.

Dissertation opponent Tampere (Finland) University of Technology, 1992-1995.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional publications. Editor report in field.

Membership

Member Finnish Air Force, 1978-1979. Member Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (referee transactions on Circus and Systems 1993, transactions on Signal Processing 1992-1994), Finnish Pattern Recognition Society, European Union Inter-University Cooperative Group.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Classical singing, choir, accordeon, chess, badminton.

Connections

father:
Juhani Ilmari Y.-H.

mother:
Sylvi Johanna (Karjalainen) Y.-H.