Tapio Pahikkala currently works as a professor of computer science at the Department of Computing, University of Turku, Finland. His research interests consists of the theory and algorithmics of machine learning and data analysis methods, their performance evaluation especially with resampling methods and their applications in various different fields.

Ongoing projects

Ended projects

  • Academy of Finland: Tensor Learning for Biomedicine / Consortium: TensorBiomed 2018.01.01 - 2019.12.31
  • Academy of Finland: Tensor-Based Machine Learning for Big Data with Inherent Dependencies / Consortium: TensorML 2017.09.01 - 2021.08.31
  • Centre for Economic Development, Transport and the Environment: Funding for a Countryside Innovation Group for a project Identification of common wild oat and other weeds from drone photographs.
  • Regional Council of Southwest Finland, ICT education export, 1.11.2016-31.10.2017
  • A joint research project with TribeFlame Ltd. Computational Analysis of Mobile Game Data 2015.10.01– 2016.09.30.
  • The Finnish Funding Agency for Technology and Innovation (Tekes) funded project New computational methods for the effective utilization of public data 2013.01.01.-2014.12.31.
  • Academy of Finland, Postdoctoral researchers project for the years 2010-2012: "Machine Learning for Automated Solving of Multitask Problems".