Publications

​Publishing at LAB University of Applied Sciences aims to improve and enhance knowledge sharing in multi-disciplinary research and development as well as innovation. LAB is committed to the principles of open access publishing.

LAB Open

LAB Open is an open access publishing platform which publishes articles and audiovisual materials by the staff, students and partners of the LAB University of Applied Sciences. The platform hosts two individual journals which are published continuously. Both journals accept and publish articles also in English.

LAB Focus Blogs

The blogs of LAB's four focus areas bring forth each focus area’s RDI and education activities.

Publication series

The LAB publication series publishes reports, monographs and compilations based on the RDI and higher education teaching activities at LAB.

All publications in the series are available online via Theseus.

About publishing in LAB

You can read more about LAB’s publishing activities from the LAB Guide to publishing and open science. The guide also offers information about open science, how to evaluate scholarly publications, and how to promote your research.

For any additional information or questions, please contact julkaisutatlab [dot] fi

Blog liftup

LAB Focus

Activating Alzheimer’s Disease patients at home care

Alzheimer’s disease (AD) notably reduces life expectancy and is one of the main causes of physical disability, institutionalization, and declined quality of life in elderly population. The rapidly growing number of patients AD will lead to huge social and economic consequence. (Qiu, Kivipelto & Strauss 2009.) Since there is no cure for Alzheimer’s disease, the […] The post Activating Alzheimer’s Disease patients at home care appeared first on LAB Focus.

Azure Kinect Development Kit: Sophisticated Artificial Intelligence to promote Smart Mobility

The research and utilization of existing Artifical Intelligence and Computer Vision based technologies plays a significant role in the development of smart 3rd party solutions for the CitiCAP project at the Lab University of Applied Sciences. As a part of the RDI process the CitiCAP team regularly researches and tests new hardware and software components […] The post Azure Kinect Development Kit: Sophisticated Artificial Intelligence to promote Smart Mobility appeared first on LAB Focus.

Tool and device sharing library: from a local example to an interregional good practice

The Asikkala municipal library implements a new service that puts into circulation tools and products to serve citizens changing and accelerating consumption needs. At the same time, it invites citizens in rural communities to implement sharing economy practices in the Päijät-Häme region (Maallemuuttajat 2030).  In the Finnish countryside, the sharing culture has been vital in […] The post Tool and device sharing library: from a local example to an interregional good practice appeared first on LAB Focus.