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University of Helsinki Department of Computer Science

Department of Computer Science

Teemu Pulkkinen, M.Sc

Doctoral Student
Department of Computer Science
P. O. Box 68
FI-00014 University of Helsinki

Junior Research Scientist
Ekahau Oy
Hiilikatu 3
00180 Helsinki

Email: Teemu.Pulkkinen (at)

Work Experience

  • Junior Research Scientist at Ekahau Oy
    Jan, 2015 -
  • Doctoral Student at Helsinki Institute for Information Technology
    Jan, 2012 - Dec, 2014
  • Research Assistant / Project researcher at Helsinki Institute for Information Technology
    June, 2010 - Dec 2011

List of Publications

Refereed Conference Publications

  1. Teemu Pulkkinen, Johannes Verwijnen and Petteri Nurmi, WiFi Positioning with Propagation-based Calibration, International Conference on Information Processing in Sensor Networks (IPSN) 2015. (Poster)
  2. Sourav Bhattacharya, Patrik Floréen, Andreas Forsblom, Samuli Hemminki, Petri Myllymäki, Petteri Nurmi, Teemu Pulkkinen and Antti Salovaara, Ma$$iv€ - An Intelligent Mobile Grocery Assistant, 8th International Conference on Intelligent Environments (IE'12).
  3. Teemu Pulkkinen and Petteri Nurmi, AWESOM: Automatic Discrete Partitioning of Indoor Spaces for WiFi Fingerprinting, 10th International Conference on Pervasive Computing 2012.
  4. Teemu Pulkkinen, Teemu Roos and Petri Myllymäki, Semi-Supervised Learning for WLAN Positioning, International Conference on Artificial Neural Networks (ICANN) 2011.
  5. Petteri Nurmi, Antti Salovaara, Sourav Bhattacharya, Teemu Pulkkinen and Gerrit Kahl, Influence of Landmark-Based Navigation Instructions on User Attention in Indoor Smart Spaces, International Conference on Intelligent User Interfaces (IUI) 2011.


  1. Sourav Bhattacharya, Teemu Pulkkinen, Petteri Nurmi and Antti Salovaara, MONSTRE: A Mobile Navigation System for Retail Environments, International Workshop on Smart Mobile Applications (SmartApps'11), in conjunction with International Conference on Pervasive Computing (Pervasive'11).

Other Publications

  1. Teemu Pulkkinen and Johannes Verwijnen, Evaluating Indoor Positioning Errors, Information and Communication Technology Convergence (ICTC) (Jeju Island, Korea, 2015) (position paper).
  2. Tim Schwartz, Gerrit Kahl, Teemu Pulkkinen, Petteri Nurmi, Eyal Dim and Sally Applin, 2nd workshop on location awareness for mixed and dual reality (LaMDa'12), workshop in conjuction with IUI'12
  3. Teemu Pulkkinen, Sourav Bhattacharya and Petteri Nurmi, Abstracting Positions for Indoor Location Based Services, IUI Workshop on Location Awareness for Mixed and Dual Reality (Palo Alto, CA, February 2011) (position paper).


  1. Teemu Pulkkinen, Semi-supervised learning of WLAN radio maps, Department of Computer Science, University of Helsinki, November 2010.

Professional Activities

  1. Student volunteer, PGM2010.

Scholarships / Grants

  1. Doctoral Study Grant, May-2012 to Dec-2013.
    Future Internet Graduate School (FIGS).

Last updated 12-May-2016