|27.08.12||Jukka Tuhkuri is EspooAmbassador 2012|
Jukka Tuhkuri (centre) with the mayor of Espoo, Jukka Mkelä (left) and last year's EspooAmbassador Olli Simula (right).
Jukka Tuhkuri, head of the Department of Applied Mechanics and professor of strength theory at Aalto University School of Engineering, has been appointed EspooAmbassador 2012.
Tuhkuri has and continues to be an active member of scientific commissions of congresses in several international organizations.
Tuhkuri's main scientific research focuses on glaciology, or the study of ice.