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    • State Preparation and Tomography of a Nanomechanical Resonator with Fast Light Pulses 

      Muhonen, Juha T.; La Gala, Giada R.; Leijssen, Rick; Verhagen, Ewold (American Physical Society, 2019)
      Pulsed optomechanical measurements enable squeezing, nonclassical state creation, and backaction-free sensing. We demonstrate pulsed measurement of a cryogenic nanomechanical resonator with record precision close to the ...
    • G×E Interaction Influences Trajectories of Hand Grip Strength 

      Petersen, Inge; Pedersen, Nancy L.; Rantanen, Taina; Kremen, William S.; Johnson, Wendy; Panizzon, Matthew S.; Christiansen, Lene; Franz, Carol E.; McGue, Matt; Christensen, Kaare; Hamdi, Nayla R.; Krueger, Robert F.; Reynolds, Chandra (Springer US; Behavior Genetics Association, 2016)
      Age-related decline in grip strength predicts later life disability, frailty, lower well-being and cognitive change. While grip strength is heritable, genetic influence on change in grip strength has been relatively ignored, ...
    • A genome-wide association study of monozygotic twin-pairs suggests a locus related to variability of serum high-density lipoprotein cholesterol 

      Surakka, Ida; Whitfield, JB; Perola, M; Visscher, PM; Montgomery, GW; Falchi, M; Willemsen, G; Geus, EJC de; Magnusson, PKE; Christensen, K; Sorense, TIA; Pietiläinen, KH; Rantanen, Taina; Silander, K; Widén, E; Muilu, J; Rahman, I; Liljedahl, U; Syvänen, A-C; Palotie, A; Kaprio, J; Kyvik, KO; Pedersen, NL; Boomsma, DI; Spector, T; Martin, NG; Ripatti, S; Peltonen, L (Cambridge University Press, 2012)
      Genome-wide association analysis on monozygotic twin-pairs offers a route to discovery of gene–environment interactions through testing for variability loci associated with sensitivity to individual environment/lifestyle. ...
    • Improving a measure of mobility-related fatigue (the mobility-tiredness scale) be establishing item intensity 

      Fieo, Robert; Mortensen, E; Rantanen, Taina; Avlund, Kirsten (Wiley-Blackwell, 2013)
      Objectives To improve the construct validity of self‐reported fatigue by establishing a formal hierarchy of scale items and to determine whether such a hierarchy could be maintained across time (aged 75–80), sex, and ...
    • Genome-wide association study identifies five loci associated with lung function 

      E, Repapi; I, Sayers; LV, Wain; RB, Burton; T, Johnson; M, Obeidat; JH, Zhao; A, Ramasamy; G, Zhai; V, Vitart; JE, Huffman; W, Igl; E, Albrecht; P, Deloukas; J, Henderson; J, Granell; WL, McArdle; AR, Rudnicka; Consortium, Wellcome Trust Case Control; I, Barroso; RJF, Loos; NJ, Wareham; L, Mustelin; Rantanen, Taina; I, Surakka; M, Imboden; HE, Wichmann; I, Grkovic; S, Jankovic; L, Zgaga; A, Hartikainen; L, Peltonen; U, Gyllensten; Å, Johansson; G, Zaboli; H, Campbell; SH, Wild; JF, Wilson; S, Gläser; G, Homuth; H, Völzke; M, Mangino; N, Soranzo; TD, Spector; O, Polašek; I, Rudan; AF, Wright; M, Heliövaara; S, Ripatti; A, Pouta; Å, Torinsson Naluai; A, Olin; K, Torén; MN, Cooper; AL, James; LJ, Palmer; AD, Hingorani; SG, Wannamethee; PH, Whincup; GD, Smith; S, Ebrahim; TM, McKeever; ID, Pavord; AK, MacLeod; AD, Morris; DJ, Porteous; C, Cooper; E, Dennison; S, Shaheen; S, Karrasch; E, Schnabel; H, Schulz; H, Grallert; N, Bouatia-Naji; J, Delplanque; P, Froguel; JD, Blakey; Team, The NSHD Respiratory Study; JR, Britton; RW, Morris; JW, Holloway; DA, Lawlor; J, Hui; F, Nyberg; M, Jarvelin; C, Jackson; M, Kähönen; J, Kaprio; NM, Probst-Hensch; B, Koch; C, Hayward; DE, Evans; P, Elliott; DP, Strachan; IP, Hall; MD, Tobin (Nature Publishing Group, 2010)
      Pulmonary function measures are heritable traits that predict morbidity and mortality and define chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). We tested genome-wide association with forced expiratory volume in 1 s (FEV1) ...
    • Towards humane digitization : a wellbeing-driven process of personas creation 

      Nurhas, Irawan; Pawlowski, Jan M.; Geisler, Stefan (ACM, 2019)
      Digital transformation is a process of digitizing the working and living environment in which people are at the center of digitization. In this paper, we present a personas-based guideline for system developers on how the ...
    • Precision measurements of the charge radii of potassium isotopes 

      Koszorús, Á.; Yang, X. F.; Billowes, J.; Binnersley, C. L.; Bissell, M. L.; Cocolios, T. E.; Farooq-Smith, G. J.; de Groote, R. P.; Flanagan, K. T.; Franchoo, S.; Garcia Ruiz, R. F.; Geldhof, S.; Gins, W.; Kanellakopoulos, A.; Lynch, K. M.; Neyens, G.; Stroke, H. H.; Vernon, A. R.; Wendt, K. D. A.; Wilkins, S. G. (American Physical Society, 2019)
      Precision nuclear charge radii measurements in the light-mass region are essential for understanding the evolution of nuclear structure, but their measurement represents a great challenge for experimental techniques. At ...
    • Addressing health literacy in schools in the WHO European Region 

      Paakkari, Leena; Inchley, Jo; Schulz, Anette; Weber, Martin W.; Okan, Orkan (WHO Regional Office for Europe, 2019)
      Health literacy is a key determinant of health (1). Several studies have reported a positive association between high levels of health literacy and better health outcomes in children (2-4). For example, the WHO collaborative ...
    • Parental socialization and adolescents' alcohol use behaviors: predictive disparities in parents' versus adolescents' perceptions of the parenting environment 

      Latendresse, Shawn J.; Rose, Richard J.; Viken, Richard J.; Pulkkinen, Lea; Kaprio, Jaakko; Dick, Danielle M. (2009)
      Among adolescents, many parenting practices have been associated with the initiation and development of drinking behaviors. However, recent studies suggest discrepancies in parents' and adolescents' perceptions of parenting ...
    • Lasten kanssa työskentelevien eri ammattilaisten näkemyksiä lasten ahdistuneisuudesta 

      Ruuska, Anu (2019)
      Ahdistuneisuus on tunne-elämän häiriö, joka liian voimakkaana ja pitkäkestoisena aiheuttaa kokijalleen subjektiivista haittaa ja kärsimystä. Ahdistuneisuuden taustalla vaikuttavat niin psyykkiset kuin sosiaaliset tekijät. ...
    • Herding behaviour in Bangladesh stock market : a case of Dhaka stock exchange 

      Saha, Sangit (2019)
      The paper attempts to investigate the presence of herding behaviour in Dhaka stock exchange (DSE), the prime bourse of Bangladesh stock market. In this study, the models proposed by Christie and Huang (1995) and Chang et ...
    • The Older Finnish Twin Cohort : 45 Years of Follow-up 

      Kaprio, Jaakko; Bollepalli, Sailalitha; Buchwald, Jadwiga; Iso-Markku, Paula; Korhonen, Tellervo; Kovanen, Vuokko; Kujala, Urho; Laakkonen, Eija K.; Latvala, Antti; Leskinen, Tuija; Lindgren, Noora; Ollikainen, Miina; Piirtola, Maarit; Rantanen, Taina; Rinne, Juha; Rose, Richard J.; Sillanpää, Elina; Silventoinen, Karri; Sipilä, Sarianna; Viljanen, Anne; Vuoksimaa, Eero; Waller, Katja (Cambridge University Press, 2019)
      The older Finnish Twin Cohort (FTC) was established in 1974. The baseline survey was in 1975, with two follow-up health surveys in 1981 and 1990. The fourth wave of assessments was done in three parts, with a questionnaire ...
    • A Comparative Analysis of Union Responses to Posted Work in Four European Countries 

      Lillie, Nathan; Berntsen, Lisa; Wagner, Ines; Danaj, Sonila (Routledge, 2020)
    • Reciprocal lower bound on modulus of curve families in metric surfaces 

      Rajala, Kai; Romney, Matthew (Suomalainen tiedeakatemia, 2019)
    • Does Use of Androgen Deprivation Therapy (ADT) in Men with Prostate Cancer Increase the Risk of Sarcopenia? 

      Owen, Patrick J.; Daly, Robin M.; Dalla Via, Jack; Mundell, Niamh L.; Livingston, Patricia M.; Rantalainen, Timo; Fraser, Steve F. (Springer New York LLC, 2019)
      Androgen deprivation therapy (ADT) for prostate cancer (PCa) can compromise muscle health. Hence, we aimed to quantify the prevalence of sarcopenia (i.e., compromised lean mass, muscle strength, and physical function) in ...
    • Motown, Disco, and Drumming : An Exploration of the Relationship Between Beat Salience, Melodic Structure, and Perceived Tempo 

      London, Justin, Burger, Birgitta; Thompson, Marc; Hildreth, Molly; Wilson, Johanna; Schally, Nick; Toiviainen, Petri (University of California press, 2019)
      In a study of tempo perception, London, Burger, Thompson, and Toiviainen (2016) presented participants with digitally ‘‘tempo-shifted’’ R&B songs (i.e., sped up or slowed down without otherwise altering their pitch or ...
    • Kielilähettiläät tuovat tarinoillaan inspiraatiota ja motivaatiota oppitunneille 

      Siitonen, Jan (Soveltavan kielentutkimuksen keskus, Jyväskylän yliopisto; Kielikoulutuspolitiikan verkosto, 2019)
      ”Miksi joudun istumaan ruotsin tunneilla?” on kysymys, jonka varmasti kaikki ruotsinopettajat ovat kuulleet ainakin kerran uransa aikana. Opettajilla saattaa mennä iso osa energiasta oppilaidensa motivointiin. Samalla ...
    • Sulautuva oppiminen ja yhteisöllisyys : bloggausta, kielen oppimista ja yhteistyötä kahdella mantereella 

      Muhonen, Anu; Teerenhovi, Sanna (Soveltavan kielentutkimuksen keskus, Jyväskylän yliopisto; Kielikoulutuspolitiikan verkosto, 2019)
      Vlogataan ja blogataan Torontossa ja Helsingissä -projektin keskeisenä ajatuksena oli yhdistää samassa vaiheessa suomen kielen opintojaan olevat kielen opiskelijat oppimaan yhdessä ja toisiltaan internetin ja sosiaalisen ...
    • KuvaKieli-projekti yhdessä Alvar Aalto -museon kanssa 

      Aarni, Eveliina; Saari, Petra; Aalto, Emmi; Hamm, Oona; Heinänen, Katri; Kataja, Riikka; Kemppainen, Kaisli; Lyytikäinen, Lasse; Siidoroff, Aleksi; Uusaro, Eero; Huupponen, Eeva; Tuohisaari, Leena; Ojala, Viivi (Soveltavan kielentutkimuksen keskus, Jyväskylän yliopisto; Kielikoulutuspolitiikan verkosto, 2019)
      Koululuokat ovat tehneet museovierailuja jo vuosikymmenten ajan. Tämä artikkeli käsittelee kielten opetusta museoympäristössä museon esineitä ja materiaaleja hyödyntäen. Jyväskylän yliopiston aineen- ja luokanopettajaopiskelijat ...