24th of April, Mikhail Fominykh completed his trial lecture and thesis defense. He will eventually be awarded the PhD degree. Assoicate Professor Ekaterina Prasolova-Førland supervised Mikhail's PhD work at the Software Engineering research group. Professor Alf Inge Wang, Assistant Professor Torbjørn Hallgren and Associate Professor Mikhail Morozov have co-supervised the PhD work.
Mikhail's trial lecture was titled: Co-creation design of content for learning communities: Exploring the research and technological challenges. This may include the challenges of using virtual worlds or other social media in the co-creation design process (pdf)