Department of Information and Computer Science and
HIIT Helsinki Institute for Information Technology
P.O. Box 15400
Prof. Heikki Mannila received his Ph.D. in computer
science in 1985 from the University of Helsinki. He has been a professor of
computer science at the University of Helsinki and Helsinki University of
Technology, and a researcher at Microsoft Research and Nokia Research Centre.
Currently, he is vice president for academic affairs at Aalto University. His
research area of is algorithms for data analysis, and applications in science
and in industry. Heikki Mannila is the author of two books and over 190 refereed
articles in computer science and related areas. He received the ACM SIGKDD
Innovation award in 2003 and the IEEE ICDM research contributions award in 2009.