Technology Programme

Technology Programme

Programme Director: Saku Mäkinen

The Technology Programme is one of the major research programs of Helsinki Institute of Physics (HIP). Our current focus areas are Green Computing and Computing Efficiency, Medical Imaging and Detector Technologies, Accelerator Technologies and Nuclear Safety Technologies, as well as Academic and Industrial collaborations in general.

Active since 1995, HIPTECH has been involved in a number of technology projects between CERN and Finnish industry and e.g. created a number of software prototypes and concepts. HIP TECH has also hosted post-doc researchers, Ph.D. students and M.Sc. students in topical areas ranging from detector technologies to industrial management. Current project in the Technology Programme include