Janne Paavilainen

Janne Paavilainen

PhD Student in Högskolan Dalarna Solar Energy Research Center SERC
tel: +46 23 77 87 28
email: jip@du.se

Personal Information

Place of Birth: Köyliö, Finland
Date of Birth: 12th June 1973
Marital status: single
Nationality: Finnish


2001-2005: M.Sc., Högskolan Dalarna, European Solar Engineering School ESES (Sweden) 1 year prog. in Solar energy engineering, studied in parts
1993-1998: B.Eng., Satakunta Polytechnic, Unit of Technology in Pori (Finland) 4 year prog. in HPAC engineering + 1 year IT-studies in Högskolan Trollhättan-Uddevalla, (Sweden)

Previous Working Experience

1998-2006: Satakunta Polytechnic, Unit of Technology in Pori (Finland), project engineer R&D in energy technology projects: bioenergy, combustion, district heating
1994-1998: Oras Oy (Rauma, Finland), summer jobs in production and maintenance (metal industry)
1993: FinnYards Oy (Rauma, Finland) Combined course/employment in ship building, 6 months: welding and flame cutting, specialization in flame cutting robot programming
1987-1991: Various summer positions at ship yards and construction sites


  • Finnish (Mother tongue)
  • Swedish, English (Fluent)
  • Spanish (Advanced)German
  • French (Basics)