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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.
Analysis of homogenized time series of mean and maximum monthly wind speed indicate decrease in near-surface wind speeds during recent decades.
Homogenized times series offer more reliable and precise understanding of the changes occurred in Finnish wind climate. Observed wind stilling in Finland is part of the global phenomenon.
Researcher Mikko Laapas, tel. +358 50 4122 390, firstname.lastname@example.org
Laapas, M. and Venäläinen, A. (2017), Homogenization and trend analysis of monthly mean and maximum wind speed time series in Finland, 1959–2015. Int. J. Climatol, 37: 4803–4813. doi:10.1002/joc.5124
Scientific Director Ari Laaksonen
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Meteorological and Marine Research Programme
Director Sami Niemelä
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Climate Research Programme
Director Hannele Korhonen
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Space and Earth Observation Centre
Director Jouni Pulliainen
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Communications Specialist Eija Vallinheimo
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All publications from 2016 onwards can be found on Helda.