CV Petri Tiitta

Title Senior Scientist
Contact petri.tiitta(a)
Postal address Finnish Meteorological Institute, P.O. Box 1627, FI-70211 Kuopio, Finland
Street address Yliopistonranta 8, 70210 Kuopio

Fields of expertise

  • Aerosol and cloud measurements

  • Atmospheric and combustion aerosols

  • Chamber experiments

  • Aerosol mass spectrometry

  • Data-analyses


  • ALL-IMPRESS: Aeroallergens and immunological preparedness for future climate scenarios: implications for public health promotion

  • RECAP: Real-time characterization of atmospheric pollen with active remote sensing

University and other degrees

  • Adjunct Professor (Docent), Atmospheric boundary layer aerosols, University of Eastern Finland, 2017

  • Vocational Teacher Education (AmO), Tampere University of Applied Sciences, 2017

  • Ph.D., Physics, University of Kuopio, Department of Applied Physics, 2009

  • M.Sc., Applied Physics, University of Kuopio, Department of Applied Physics, 1997

Previous professional appointments

  • Postdoctoral Researcher, Department of Environmental and Biological Sciences, UEF, 2012–2019

  • Visiting researcher, North-West University, Potchefstroom, South Africa, 2010–2011

  • Researcher, University of Kuopio, Department of Applied Physics, Finland, 2005–2009

  • Research and quality manager, Symo Ltd., Finland, 2002–2008

  • Researcher Assistant, Clarkson University, Department of Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering, USA, 2001–2002

List of publications