Joensuu, Finland

Joensuu Summer School on Optics 2020: Hyperspectral Imaging

when 10 August 2020 - 21 August 2020
language English
duration 2 weeks
credits 5 EC
fee EUR 500

Due to the covid-19 outbreak, all programmes for 2020 have been cancelled.

The Summer School Hyperspectral Imaging teaches topics related to spectral imaging: theory, devices, processing of the spectral data, and application examples. Lectures include color theory, spectral cameras and their realizations, data processing, and applications. In workshops, we are offering participants hands-on approach into usage and data processing of spectral cameras. The Summer School consists of lectures from experts in the academic field as well as representatives of companies and hands-on workshops.

We reserve the right to make changes to the program during spring 2020.

Course leader

Juuso Uusimäki, juuuu(at) and Noora Heikkilä, noora.heikkila(at)

Target group

Master, Doctoral

Course aim

Theoretical background of hyperspectral imaging: color, color vision, color spectra, data processing, and computational requirements. Case studies on the applications in medicine and biology and hands-on imaging with spectral cameras.

Credits info

5 EC
ECTS, 1 week: 2 ECTS

Fee info

EUR 500: Course fee. 1 week EUR 300. There is a discount of 20 % for the UEF partner university students.
EUR 200: Course fee for the exchange students starting in autumn 2020.


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