High-quality research is utilized to develop services to benefit our everyday life. Visible examples are improvement of weather forecasts, development of new expert and warning services as well as applications of the newest research results.
FMI's researchers publish about 300 peer-reviewed articles annually.
In Science News we publish current information about FMI's studies on the weather, the sea and the climate.
Finnish Meteorological Institute's weather radars cover the whole area of Finland, and give information not only about where it is raining, but also about the precipitation levels. A method developed in a recent research can be used to improve the quality of weather radar precipitation measurements.
Researcher Seppo Pulkkinen, firstname.lastname@example.org
Pulkkinen, S., Koistinen, J., Kuitunen, T., and Harri, A.-M.: Probabilistic radar-gauge merging by multivariate spatiotemporal techniques, Journal of Hydrology, 542, 662-678, 2016, doi: 10.1016/j.jhydrol.2016.09.036
Scientific Director Ari Laaksonen
tel. +358 539 5530
Meteorological and Marine Research Programme
Director Sami Niemelä
tel. +358 29 539 4172
Climate Research Programme
Director Hannele Korhonen
tel. +358 29 539 2135
Space and Earth Observation Centre
Director Jouni Pulliainen
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Communications Specialist Eija Vallinheimo
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FMI´s own publications series are:
All publications from 2016 onwards can be found on Helda.