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Networks and co-operation
Content page | Published: 2017-05-15

International environmental matters and the related cooperation form an important part of SYKE’s responsibilities. In addition to working with national and international research institutions and uni...

SYKE Info > Networks and co-operation
Personnel
Content page | Published: 2017-10-18

SYKE employs approximately 600 skilled and committed professionals. Our job is to protect the environment and to apply cross-disciplinary research and competence to problem-solving. We ...

SYKE Info > Working at SYKE > Personnel
Assessing in-stream rehabilitation with a two-dimensional model of river hydrodynamics and fish habitat, a case study – the River Kiiminkijoki
Project | Published: 2013-04-17

Timber floating was practiced in most of the Finnish rivers and float worthy brooks for many years. In the broadest state there were over 40 000 km of float ways from which about one third were...

Research & Development > Research and development projects > Projects > Assessing in-stream rehabilitation with a two-dimensional model of river hydrodynamics and fish habitat, a case study – the River Kiiminkijoki
Developing mapping and modeling approaches as a part of flood risk management business (GIFLOOD)
Project | Published: 2013-04-17

Floods are economically and socially the most significant natural catastrophes in industrial countries. In Europe, approximately 700 million people lost their lives and half a million had to be...

Research & Development > Research and development projects > Projects > Developing mapping and modeling approaches as a part of flood risk management business (GIFLOOD)
Development of a 3D hydrodynamic and ecological model for Finnish waters
Project | Published: 2013-04-11

Aims To study and develop the applicability of the COHERENS-model to Finnish waters. To apply the model to Finnish coastal and inland waters. To use the model as part of a model c...

Research & Development > Research and development projects > Projects > Development of a 3D hydrodynamic and ecological model for Finnish waters
Jobs
Content page | Published: 2016-03-30

Are you a natural scientist with extensive networks and good language skills? Or perhaps you hold a university degree in engineering and have experience in project work? Are you looking for a meanin...

SYKE Info > Working at SYKE > Jobs
Modelling photochemical mineralization and microbial decay of DOC (FOKEMA)
Project | Published: 2013-04-17

The aim of the Fokema-project is to describe the fate of dissolved organic carbon (DOC) in natural waters. One of the main objectives is to accurately simulate the biological decay and photomin...

Research & Development > Research and development projects > Projects > Modelling photochemical mineralization and microbial decay of DOC (FOKEMA)
Aquatic contaminants - Pathways, health risks and management (CONPAT)
Project | Published: 2013-04-17

Shortcut: http://www.syke.fi/projects/conpat Background Freshwaters are important sources of life in innumerable ways. We need freshwaters for fishing, irrigation, production of ...

Research & Development > Research and development projects > Projects > Aquatic contaminants - Pathways, health risks and management (CONPAT)
Baltic Forum for Innovative Technologies for Sustainable Manure Management (Baltic Manure)
Project | Published: 2013-05-22

Project description Baltic Manure is turning the perception of manure and intensive animal husbandry from an environmental problem into an opportunity for business innovation. The project de...

Research & Development > Research and development projects > Projects > Baltic Forum for Innovative Technologies for Sustainable Manure Management (Baltic Manure)
Biodiesel production from closed-algae growing systems using waste water of ethanol plant in Vietnam (ALGNAM)
Project | Published: 2013-04-16

Summary In this project we aim to develop and build a pilot scale, tubular photobioreactor for growing microalgae in Vietnam. The reactor will use wastewater with high concentration of nutri...

Research & Development > Research and development projects > Projects > Biodiesel production from closed-algae growing systems using waste water of ethanol plant in Vietnam (ALGNAM)
Bridging the gap between qualitative problem structuring and quantitative decision analysis in forestry
Project | Published: 2013-04-17

Project description Today's forestry is challenged by demands relating to global, regional, and local as well as public, institutional, and private perspectives. In upcoming decades, societ...

Research & Development > Research and development projects > Projects > Bridging the gap between qualitative problem structuring and quantitative decision analysis in forestry
Economic value of intermittent power generation
Project | Published: 2013-04-18

Project description A significant part of the renewable energy differs from conventional generating technologies such that they produce electricity intermittently. If traditional levelized cost ...

Research & Development > Research and development projects > Projects > Economic value of intermittent power generation
Eco-tools for urban development - KEKO A
Project | Published: 2013-06-04

Project description Purpose of this project is to evaluate existing regional eco-efficiency tools, and explore the posibility to develop new and more multipurpose assessment tools. First s...

Research & Development > Research and development projects > Projects > Eco-tools for urban development - KEKO A
Life Cycle Assessment Framework and Tools for Finnish Companies (FINLCA)
Project | Published: 2013-04-24

Project description Life cycle assessment (LCA) and related methods (MFA, SFA, EE-IO, carbon footprint, water footprint, ecological footprint, thermodynamical methods) are commonly used in a...

Research & Development > Research and development projects > Projects > Life Cycle Assessment Framework and Tools for Finnish Companies (FINLCA)
Marine and Coastal Information Services Extension and Transfer (MarCoast, GMES)
Project | Published: 2013-04-11

Strategic goals of the project MarCoast targets to deliver a portfolio of marine and coastal services at the European scale. The Prime of Marcoast is Alcatel Alenia Sp...

Research & Development > Research and development projects > Projects > Marine and Coastal Information Services Extension and Transfer (MarCoast, GMES)
Measurement, Monitoring and Environmental Assessment (MMEA) Research Programme WP2: Management Systems for Environmental Efficiency (MSEE)
Project | Published: 2013-04-23

Project description The main research questions of WP2 are: 1) what makes the environmental efficiency (EE) of a product/process/service and 2) how EE is measured and indicated. To answer...

Research & Development > Research and development projects > Projects > Measurement, Monitoring and Environmental Assessment (MMEA) Research Programme WP2: Management Systems for Environmental Efficiency (MSEE)
Multidisciplinary Project on Dissolved Organic Matter loading and its effects on the Baltic Sea (MULTIDOM)
Project | Published: 2013-04-16

Load of organic matter to the Baltic Sea has been identified as the second greatest environmental pressure both in the Bothnian Bay and in the Gulf of Finland by the HELCOM Holistic Assessment. Th...

Research & Development > Research and development projects > Projects > Multidisciplinary Project on Dissolved Organic Matter loading and its effects on the Baltic Sea (MULTIDOM)
Protection of the Baltic Sea: Benefits, Costs and Policy Instruments (PROBAPS)
Project | Published: 2013-04-02

Photo: Riku Lumiaro The project is based on pre-studies, carried...

Research & Development > Research and development projects > Projects > Protection of the Baltic Sea: Benefits, Costs and Policy Instruments (PROBAPS)
Research of harmful substances in aquatic environments using new measuring and evaluation methods (PASMA)
Project | Published: 2013-04-11

Project background and aims The primary aim of PASMA project is to test research methods of harmful substances. This project focuses on the definition of organic tin compounds. T...

Research & Development > Research and development projects > Projects > Research of harmful substances in aquatic environments using new measuring and evaluation methods (PASMA)
The importance of building materials in the environmental impacts of construction
Project | Published: 2013-04-02

Project description The main objective of the project is to establish a general view of environmental impacts caused by building materials during their whole life cycle. Also the importan...

Research & Development > Research and development projects > Projects > The importance of building materials in the environmental impacts of construction

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