CV Virpi Tarvainen (ex Lindfors)

Title PhD, Senior Research Scientist

Contact firstname.lastname@fmi.fi

Postal address P.O. Box 503, FI 00101 Helsinki, FINLAND

Street address Erik Palménin aukio 1, 00560 HELSINKI

Phone number +358 29 539 5514

Fax +358 29 539 5403

Fields of expertise

  • Atmospheric physical and chemical processes at different scales.
  • Biogenic emissions; biogenic emission modeling.
  • Air quality, ozone formation, atmospheric chemistry.

University and other degrees

  • Ph.D. (physics), University of Helsinki 2008
  • Lic.Phil. (physics), University of Helsinki 1996
  • M.Sc. (physics); University of Helsinki 1981

Previous professional appointments

  • 2005 - 2011: Finnish Meteorological Institute: Head of research group Air Quality Information Unit
  • 1993 - 2005: Finnish Meteorological Institute: Senior Research Scientist
  • 1992 - 1993: University of Helsinki: Senior Assistant
  • 1987 - 1992: Finnish Meteorological Institute: Senior Research Scientist, Research Scientist
  • 1983 - 1985: University of California Riverside, Statewide Air Pollution Research Center: Visiting Postgraduate Research Physicist
  • 1981 - 1983: University of Helsinki: research grant, Research Assistant, deputy Assistant
  • 1979 - 1980: European Organization for Nuclear Research (CERN): Scientific Associate, member of the CERN-ISOLDE research group
  • 1976 - 1979: University of Helsinki: Research Assistant, deputy Assistant, part-time teacher

List of publications

Publications (pdf)