CV Juha Lemmetyinen

Title Group leader (Cryosphere processes)
Postal address P.O.Box 503, FI00101, Helsinki, Finland
Street address Erik Palmenin Aukio 1, FI-00560, Helsinki Finland
Phone number +358 40 7303663

Fields of expertise

  • Passive microwave remote sensing of snow cover and other natural media

  • SAR applications for snow cover monitoring

  • Experimental campaigns in field of microwave remote sensing


  • 2019–2024, ASTRA-Snow: Academy of Finland Research Fellowship, Advanced Satellite Techniques and Retrieval Algorithms for detecting seasonal Snow mass (ASTRA-Snow), Academy of Finland 

  • 2020-2021, Research grant, The Scientific Advisory Board for Defence (MATINE), Finland

  • 2018–2019, CIMREx: CIMR Arctic Airborne Experiment (European Space Agency)

  • 2017–2018, Chinese Academy of Sciences Research Fellowship, CAS President’s International Fellowship Program (PIFI)

  • 2016-2017, Scientific evaluation of mission concepts for snow mass and other cryosphere parameters, European Space Agency 

  • 2016-2017, SCADAS: SnowSAR campaign data analysis study, European Space Agency 

University and other degrees

  • M. Sc. (Tech.), Helsinki University of Technology (TKK), 2004

  • D. Sc. (Tech.), Aalto University, School of Electrical Engineering, 2012

Previous professional appointments

  • Finnish Meteorological Institute, Scientist, 2008-2013

  • Helsinki University of Technology, Researcher, 2005-2007

  • Helsinki University of Technology, Research Associate, 2001-2004