Kalevi Ekman

Professori
Professori
T212 Mechanical Engineering

Professor Kalevi Ekman holds the chair of Product Development at the Department of Mechanical Engineering at Aalto University. His interest in research covers product design and development in general, new innovation development, and the most important question “How to educate the best product developers in the world?”. He is interested in testing and applying these new ideas, not only in academic environment, but extending their usage into industrial contexts as well.

Full researcher profile
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Contact information

Phone number
+358505553566

Honors and awards

Taideteollisen korkeakoulun kunniajäsenyys TaiK, Finland

Award or honor granted for academic career Department of Mechanical Engineering Jan 2006

Innovaatiopalkinto Otaniemi International Innovation Center, Finland

Award or honor granted for a specific work Department of Mechanical Engineering Jan 2008

Vuoden opettaja 1999 Teknillisen korkeakoulun ylioppilaskunta, Finland

Award or honor granted for a specific work Department of Mechanical Engineering Jan 1999

Vuoden opettaja Teknillinen korkeakoulu, Finland

Award or honor granted for a specific work Department of Mechanical Engineering Jan 2001

Research groups

  • Product Development

Publications

Inertial measurement method and application for bowling performance metrics

Sampo Laine, Topias Turunen, Martin Guggemos, Kalevi Ekman, Panu Kiviluoma, Petri Kuosmanen 2020 Proceedings of the 5th Baltic Mechatronics Symposium

Learning across silos: Design Factories as hubs for co‐creation

Tua Björklund, Teo Keipi, Sine Celik, Kalevi Ekman 2019 EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF EDUCATION

Preface

Johan Ölvander, Renee Wever, Glenn Johansson, Anders Warell, Fredrik Elgh, Anna Öhrwall Rönnbäck, Ola Isaksson, Tobias Larsson, Martin Steinert, Kalevi Ekman, Poul Kyvsgaard Hansen, Tero Juuti, Johan Malmqvist, Sofia Ritzén, Rögnvaldur J. Sæmundsson, Claus Thorp Hansen 2018 NordDesign 2018 : Design in the era of digitalization

Passion-based Co-creation

Tua Björklund, Miko Laakso, Senni Kirjavainen, Kalevi Ekman 2017

Envisioning future innovative experimental ecosystems through the foresight approach. Case: Design Factory

Vikram Munigala, Päivi Oinonen, Kalevi Ekman 2017 EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF FUTURES RESEARCH

CORAMOD

William Brace, Kalevi Ekman 2014 REQUIREMENTS ENGINEERING

Murjottelu - Interdisciplinary Training Campaign for Industrial Design and Engineering Students

Maija Itkonen, Kalevi Ekman, Inka Kojo 2009 European Journal of Engineering Education

Murjottelu - Interdisciplinary Training Campaign for Industrial Design and Engineering Students

Maija Itkonen, Kalevi Ekman, Inka Kojo 2008 SEFI 2008, Aalborg, Tanska, 2. - 5.7.2008

A pilot program on teaching dispersed product development in collaboration with an international university

Katja Hölttä-Otto, Pia Helminen, Kalevi Ekman, Thomas Roemer 2007 2007 ASEE Annual Conference, Honololu, HI, USA, June 24-27, 2007

Future lab of product design

Mikko Reinikainen, Otto Lindfors, Kalevi Ekman 2007