CV Hedi Kanarik

Title Scientist
Contact hedi.kanarik(at)
Postal address Finnish Meteorological Institute, P.O. Box 503, FI-00101 Helsinki, Finland
Street address Erik Palménin aukio 1, 00560 Helsinki
Phone number +358 50 513 1645

Fields of expertise

  • Currents

  • Wind generated waves

  • Wave modelling

University and other degrees

  • 2018: MSc Atmospheric Sciences (Hydrosphere Geophysics), University of Helsinki, Finland

List of publications

Peer-reviewed scientific articles:

  • Kanarik, H., Tuomi, L., Björkqvist, JV. & Kärnä T., 2021. Improving Baltic Sea wave forecasts using modelled surface currents. Ocean Dynamics,

  • Tuomi L, Kanarik H, Björkqvist J-V, Marjamaa R, Vainio J, Hordoir R, Höglund A and Kahma KK (2019) Impact of Ice Data Quality and Treatment on Wave Hindcast Statistics in Seasonally Ice-Covered Seas. Front. Earth Sci. 7:166.

  • Kanarik, H., Tuomi, L., Alenius, P., Lensu, M., Miettunen, E. and Hietala, R., 2018. Evaluating Strong Currents at a Fairway in the Finnish Archipelago Sea. Journal of Marine Science and Engineering, 6(4), p.122.

Other scientific publications:

  • Björkqvist, J.-V., Kanarik, H., Johansson, M., and Tuomi, L., 2018: A Wave Forecast for the Helsinki Archipelago in the Gulf of Finland. Proceedings of 7th IEEE/OES Baltic Symposium, Klaipeda 12-15 June 2018, Klaipeda, DOI: 10.1109/BALTIC.2018.8634863