CV Katriina Kyllönen (née Pyy)

Title Senior Research Scientist, Quality Manager
Contact katriina.kyllonen(a)
Postal address P.O. Box 503, FI-00101 HELSINKI, FINLAND
Street address Erik Palménin aukio 1, 00560 HELSINKI, FINLAND

Fields of expertise

  • Air quality

  • Air quality measurements, especially heavy metal and mercury measurements in air and precipitation

  • Laboratory analyses of air pollutants

  • Air quality legislation

  • Quality Management Systems, accreditation

  • Quality Manager in Calibration Laboratory K043 ( and accredited by the Finnish Accreditation Service FINAS according to SFS-EN ISO/IEC 17025 and the Chemical Laboratory

University and other degrees

  • PhD (chemistry), University of Helsinki, 2020

  • MSc (analytical chemistry), University of Helsinki, 2005

Other professional activities

  • Technical Assessor for the Finnish Accreditation Service FINAS 04/2009–current

  • Technical Assessor for the Swedish Accreditation Service SWEDAC, 02/2019–current

  • Finnish Representative for AQUILA (European Network of Air Quality Reference Laboratories), 2019–current

  • Member in the metrology advisory board, 2018–current

  • Member in the steering group of the certification system of environmental sampling personnel (\_of\_qualified\_sampling\_personnel) 2010–current

  • Member in the technical committee SFS/SR215 on Air Quality by the Finnish Standards Association, 08/2012–06/2013, 01/2016–current

  • Member in the Boreal Environment Research publishing board, 2021–current

  • Member in the INAR ecosystems management board 2022–2024

  • Member in the FMI security group, 2013

  • Member in the FMI work safety group, 2008–2013

  • Deputy employee presentative, 2008–2010