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Pirkko Kortelainen

Pirkko Kortelainen

Leading Researcher

Docent in Limnology, University of Helsinki

Phone: +358 295 251 306
Address: Mechelininkatu 34a, Helsinki
Postal address: P.O.Box 140, FI-00251 Helsinki, Finland




Main duties

Biogeochemical cycles, climate change, land use, atmospheric deposition

Recent reseach projects

BIOWATER (An Integrating Nexus of Land and Water Management for a Sustainable Nordic Bioeconomy) (2017-2021) (Member of the network).

DomQua (Drinking water treatment adaptation to increasing levels of DOM and changing DOM quality under climate change) (2014-2017) (WP Co-leader).

TEAQUILA (Fluxes of terminal electron acceptors: Linking human disturbance to the health of aquatic systems ) (2012-2016) (Coordinator).

Member of the working group "Global patterns in stream energy and nutrient cycling", NCEAS, Santa Barbara, CA, USA, 2016-2017.

Member of the working group "Integrating the aquatic with the terrestrial component of the global carbon budget", NCEAS (National Center for Ecological Analysis and Synthesis), Santa Barbara, CA, USA, 2003-2005.

Special tasks

Associate Editor of Inland Waters since August 2010.

Associate Editor of Aquatic Sciences since March 2015.

International Society of Limnology, National Representative, Finland, since 2013.

Member of the Management Committee COST Action FP0601: Forest Management and the Water Cycle.

Evaluator of project proposals and/or Strategic Network Grants to Canada, Estonia, Sweden, Switzerland and United Kingdom, and opponent in a public defence of doctoral dissertation in Finland, Norway, Sweden and Switzerland.


Pirkko Kortelainen in Google Scholar

Publications of Pirkko Kortelainen in SYKE library archive (articles, other publications)

Published 2017-10-02 at 15:49, updated 2017-10-11 at 12:31