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University of Helsinki Department of Computer Science

Department of Computer Science

Jyrki Kivinen

Jyrki Kivinen
  • professor (algorithms and data structures)
  • deputy head of the department
  • head of the subprogramme algorithms and machine learning
  • e-mail
  • office B229a, telephone +358 9 1915 1279
  • no fixed office hours, use e-mail to make an appointment
  • mobile phone +358 50 337 5594

My main research area is computational learning theory, in particular online learning. I have also worked on data mining and decision tree learning. I am part of the Algodan centre of excellence, and also keep close contact with the CoSCo research group.

Some of my publications are available on-line.


Separate examinations (erilliskokeet): results, old exam papers and some example solution.

Summer 2014

Spring 2014

Autumn 2013

Previous teaching (older ones mainly in Finnish)

Older courses (years 1997–2000)

27 February 2014 Jyrki Kivinen