TKK - Helsinki University of Technology


Helsinki University of Technology (HUT) is the oldest and largest University of Technology in Finland, dating back to the nineteenth century (1849). It has twelve faculties, nine separate institutes, 17 degree programmes, 232 professors, 14 264 under- and postgraduate students, 853 MastersĀ“ degrees awarded and 107doctorates in 2001 (June 2002). PROMISE is mainly related to the research projects Dialog and Netlog. The departments involved are Computer Science, Industrial Management and the TAI research institute. HUT can therefore offer a wide range of competence from software engineering and computer networks to logistics, production and economics. This is demonstrated by one of the first operational RFID-based systems for global tracking of shipments, developed in the Dialog research project.