Research Infrastructures

The role of the Research Infrastructures group is to promote, organize and carry out the tasks related to research infrastructures and open research data in line with the strategy of the Finnish Meteorological Institute.

Delicate Instruments monitoring atmospheric composition in Cyprus, mountain view
The Cyprus Atmospheric Observatory, one of the ACTRIS sites

The group ensures FMI’s participation in the European projects and initiatives in this domain, including leading the pan-European ACTRIS research infrastructure and preparation of the ACTRIS Head Office.

The work of Research Infrastructures group is focused on the three main pillars:

ACTRIS, Interim Head Office and FMI ACTRIS Data Centre Unit • Interim ACTRIS Head Office • Cloud Unit / ACTRIS Data Centre

Open Research Data and cooperation with environmental RIs • FMI’s Research Data Management System • ENVRI and EOSC (ENVRI-FAIR and EOSC Nordic)

Strategic RI work at FMI • FMI’s Research Infastructure Strategy • National RI roadmap + FIRI calls • Horizon Europe calls