CV Mika Aurela

Title Title PhD, Senior Research Scientist


Postal address PL 503, FI-00101 Helsinki

Street address Erik Palménin aukio 1, FI-00560 Helsinki

Phone number +358-50-3779722

Fields of expertise

  • Micrometeorological flux measurements (by eddy covariance technique)
  • GHG balances of northern ecosystems


  • Integrated Carbon Observation System (ICOS)
  • Changing Permafrost in the Arctic and its Global Effects in the 21st Century (PAGE21)
  • Climate change indicators and vulnerability of boreal zone applying innovative observation and modelling techniques (MONIMET)
  • Impact of a changing cryosphere - Depicting ecosystem-climate feedbacks from permafrost, snow and ice (DEFROST)

University and other degrees

  • 1995: M.Sc. in Meteorology, University of Helsinki
  • 2005: PhD in Meteorology, University of Helsinki

Previous professional appointments

  • 2000- Senior research scientist, Finnish Meteorological Institute
  • 1996-2000: Research scientist, Finnish Meteorological Institute

List of publications