CV Kirsti Kauristie

Title Dr, Group leader


Postal address P.O.Box 503, FI00101, Helsinki, Finland

Street address Erik Palmenin Aukio 1, FI-00560, Helsinki Finland

Phone number +358 29 539 1000

Fields of expertise

  • Ionospheric physics, magnetosphere-ionosphere coupling, auroras, space weather
  • Ground-based measurements of auroral ionospheric phenomena


  • ESA Space Situational Awareness

University and other degrees

  • Master of Science (Theoretical Physics), University of Helsinki, 1988.
  • Doctor of Philosophy, (Theoretical Physics), University of Helsinki, 1997

Previous professional appointments

  • FMI, Scientist 1989-

List of publications

Kirsti Kauristie publication pdf