CV Juha Tonttila

Title Researcher


Postal address Finnish Meteorological Institute, P.O. Box 1627, FI-70211 Kuopio, Finland

Street address Yliopistonranta 1 F, 70210 Kuopio

Phone number +358 29 539 4677

Fax +358 17 162 301

Fields of expertise

  • Atmospheric Modelling
  • Aerosol-Cloud Interactions

University and other degrees

  • 2009: MSc in Meteorology, University of Helsinki, Finland

List of publications

Tonttila, J., O'Connor, E. J., Hellsten, A., Hirsikko, A., O'Dowd, C., Järvinen, H., and Räisänen, P.: Turbulent structure and scaling of the inertial subrange in a stratocumulus-topped boundary layer observed by a Doppler lidar, Atmos. Chem. Phys. Discuss., 14, 24119-24148, doi:10.5194/acpd-14-24119-2014, 2014.

Tonttila, J., Järvinen, H., and Räisänen, P.: Explicit representation of subgrid variability in cloud microphysics yields weaker aerosol indirect effect in the ECHAM5-HAM2 climate model, Atmos. Chem. Phys. Discuss., 14, 15523-15543, doi:10.5194/acpd-14-15523-2014, 2014.

Henriksson, S. V., Pietikäinen, J.-P., Hyvärinen, A.-P., Räisänen, P., Kupiainen, K., Tonttila, J., Hooda, R., Lihavainen, H., Backman, L., Klimont, Z., and Laaksonen, A.: Spatial distributions and seasonal cycles of aerosol climate effects in India seen in global climate-aerosol model, Atmos. Chem. Phys. Discuss., 13, 18031-18067, doi:10.5194/acpd-13-18031-2013, 2013.

Räisänen, P., Haapanala, P., Chung, C. E., Kahnert, M., Makkonen, R., Tonttila, J. and Nousiainen, T.: Impact of dust particle non-sphericity on climate simulations. Q.J.R. Meteorol. Soc., 139: 2222–2232. doi: 10.1002/qj.2084, 2013.

Tonttila, J., Räisänen, P., and Järvinen, H.: Monte Carlo-based subgrid parameterization of vertical velocity and stratiform cloud microphysics in ECHAM5.5-HAM2, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 13, 7551-7565, doi:10.5194/acp-13-7551-2013, 2013.

Tonttila, J., O'Connor, E. J., Niemelä, S., Räisänen, P., and Järvinen, H.: Cloud base vertical velocity statistics: a comparison between an atmospheric mesoscale model and remote sensing observations, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 11, 9207-9218, doi:10.5194/acp-11-9207-2011, 2011.