Technology Research Center (TRC) at the University of Turku is an internationally acclaimed research unit focusing on industry-relevant technology research with multidisciplinary nature.

Research Projects

MIRACLE

A two-year research project on mixed reality applications for culture and learning experiences with the Universities of Helsinki and Tampere, VTT and numerous industry partners.

MARIN2

A two-year research project aiming at productivity enhancement in infrastructure and construction industries via the use of augmented reality.

Gamified Solutions in Healthcare

Develops new services and effective activity solutions to elderly people through gamification.

Announcements

1 Jun 2015

Luostarinmäkiseikkailun avoin testaus 1.6.-18.6.

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Luostarinmäkiseikkailun avoin testaus 1.6.-18.6.

Luostarinmäki Adventure is a tablet application that takes a visitor of the Luostarinmäki Handicrafts Museum in the middle of the 1850’s daily life in Turku. The adventure uses augmented reality technologies to bring people from old times virtually into the streets and courtyards of the museum. During the first weeks of June visitors of the museum […]

19 Mar 2015

On June 11&12 we host the ARea15 conference, the #1 AR event of 2015 in Finland

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On June 11&12 we host the ARea15 conference, the #1 AR event of 2015 in Finland

ARea is the most exciting augmented reality conference in Finland! In 2015 the fourth consecutive event will be held in Turku and hosted by us. The theme this year is augmented reality in culture & travel. The two day event consist of a workshop, seminar and an expo. See more at the event site at areaevent.fi!

16 Jan 2015

MIRACLE Kick-Off Seminar

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MIRACLE Kick-Off Seminar

The research on use of mixed reality technologies in culture and learning environments that started in our Futuristic History project continues now in the larger scale project MIRACLE – Mixed Reality Applications for Culture and Learning Applications. The project’s first seminar was held on January 16. The event took place in Turku at the St […]