Search for Innovation Platforms in East and North Finland
Oamk SimLab is a diverse testing, development and innovation environment for the social welfare and healthcare sector, which companies and partners can use in product development in health technology and wellbeing services. The service environment is the social welfare and healthcare campus environment of the Oulu University of Applied Sciences.
The objective of Oulu Mining School is to create a nationally and internationally leading teaching and research unit for the mining sector. The establishment of the unit is based on the Oulu Mining School concept developed at the university, which is now expanding to an extensive expert hub in geology, ore prospecting, mining technology and beneficiation.
Photonics Finland gathers together Finland’s photonics enterprises and research institutes and the persons working for them. Photonics Finland promotes the development of the photonics sector and acts as a national innovation platform for the sector.
The precision engineering laboratory of the Karelia University of Applied Sciences in Joensuu is unique in Finland in terms of its machinery and equipment. Precision engineering equipment is used for manufacturing optic and mechanic components in cooperation with Finnish and international companies and for the needs of scientific research and industry.
The innovation platform is used for developing continuous measurements and measurement systems based on optic/electrochemical measurement. This is based on process industry measurements and measurements of waters that are discharged into the environment.
The battery and precipitation laboratories have modern facilities from continuously operated precipitation of battery chemicals to lithiation and electrochemical testing of battery cells. The laboratory environment also acts as a high-standard research and learning environment for the needs of businesses.
The laboratory has the equipment for manufacturing and characterising technical carbon. The laboratory environment also acts as a high-standard research and learning environment for the needs of businesses and as a testing platform for new applications.