Short CV/Education and training

Education

  • 1987
    Master of Science in Technology, Helsinki University of Technology

  • 1990
    Licentiate in Technology, Helsinki University of Technology

  • 1993
    Doctor of Technology, Helsinki University of Technology

Previous academic positions

  • 1985 – 1990
    Assistant, Helsinki University of Technology, Department of Chemical Technology

  • 1990
    Associate Professor (acting), Helsinki University of Technology, Department of Chemical Technology

  • 1990 – 1999
    Senior Lecturer, Helsinki University of Technology, Department of Chemical Technology

  • 1991 – 1992
    Visiting Scientist, International Superconductivity Technology Center (ISTEC/SRL), Japan

  • 1995 – 1996
    Visiting Associate Professor, Tokyo Institute of Technology, Materials and Structures Laboratory

  • 1996 – 2000
    Adjunct Professor, Tokyo Institute of Technology, Materials and Structures Laboratory

  • 1999 – 2001
    Senior Research Fellow, Academy of Finland

  • 1999 – 2005
    Docent, Helsinki University of Technology, Department of Chemical Technology

  • 2000 – 2001
    Professor (acting), Helsinki University of Technology, Department of Chemical Technology

  • 2001 – 2006
    Associate Professor (Regular Chair), Tokyo Institute of Technology, Materials and Structures Laboratory

  • 2006 – 2008
    Adjunct Professor, Tokyo Institute of Technology, Materials and Structures Laboratory

Current positions

  • Since 2006
    Professor of Inorganic Chemistry, Department of Chemistry, School of Chemical Technology, Aalto University

  • 2008 – 2013
    Head of Department, Department of Chemistry, School of Chemical Technology, Aalto University

  • 2009 – 2013
    Academy Professor, Department of Chemistry, School of Chemical Technology, Aalto University

Selected publications

  • N. Imamura, M. Karppinen, T. Motohashi, D. Fu, M. Itoh & H. Yamauchi, Positive and negative magnetodielectric effects in A-site ordered (BiMn3)Mn4O12 perovskite, Journal of the American Chemical Society 130, 14948-14949 (2008).

  • I. Grigoraviciute, M. Karppinen, T.S. Chan, R.S. Liu, J.M. Chen, O. Chmaissem & H. Yamauchi, Electronic structures, hole-doping and superconductivity of the s = 1, 2, 3 and 4 members of the (Cu,Mo)-12s2 homologous series of superconductive copper oxides, Journal of the American Chemical Society 132, 838-841 (2010).

  • J. Lybeck, M. Valkeapää, S. Shibasaki, I. Terasaki, H. Yamauchi & M. Karppinen, Thermoelectric properties of oxygen-tuned ALD-grown [Ca2CoO3]0.62[CoO2] thin films, Chemistry of Materials 22, 5900-5904 (2010).

  • J.T. Korhonen, P. Hiekkataipale, J. Malm, M. Karppinen, O. Ikkala & R.H.A. Ras, Inorganic nanotube aerogels by atomic layer deposition onto native nanocellulose templates, ACS Nano 5, 1967-1974 (2011).

  • K. Uusi-Esko & M. Karppinen, Extensive series of hexagonal and orthorhombic RMnO3 (R = Y, La, Sm, Tb, Yb, Lu) thin films by atomic layer deposition, Chemistry of Materials 23, 1835-1840 (2011).

  • S. Vasala, J.-G. Cheng, H. Yamauchi, J.B. Goodenough & M. Karppinen, Sr2Cu(W1-xMox)O6: A quasi-two-dimensional magnetic system, Chemistry of Materials 24, 2764-2774 (2012).

  • P. Sundberg, A. Sood, X. Liu, L.-S. Johansson & M. Karppinen, Atomic/molecular layer deposited thin-film alloys of Ti-4,4’-oxydianiline hybrid–TiO2 with tunable properties, Dalton Transactions 41, 10731-10739 (2012).

  • A. Sood. P. Sundberg & M. Karppinen, ALD/MLD of novel layer-engineered Zn-based inorganic-organic hybrid thin films using heterobifunctional 4-aminophenol as an organic precursor, Dalton Transactions 42, 3869-3875 (2013).

  • O. Parkkima, H. Yamauchi & M. Karppinen, Oxygen storage capacity and phase stability of variously substituted YBaCo4O7+δ, Chemistry of Materials 25, 599-604 (2013).

  • E. Pohjalainen, S. Räsänen, M. Jokinen, K. Yliniemi, D.A. Worsley, J. Kuusivaara, J. Juurikivi, R. Ekqvist, T. Kallio & M. Karppinen, Water soluble binder for fabrications of Li4Ti5O12 electrodes, Journal of Power Sources 226, 134-139 (2013).


Membership in scientific bodies/juries

  • Panel, Member ERC Starting Grant Evaluation Panel (PE5), since 2013

  • Finnish Representative of Experts, COST-CMST (Chem. Mol. Sci. Tech.), 2010 – 2014

  • Member, Finnish Academy of Science and Letters (by election only), since 2010

  • Chair of the Chemistry Panel, Publication Forum Project, UNIFI, 2010 – 2016

  • Member of Journal Editorial Advisory Board, Nanothermoelectrics: since 2013; Kemia (Finnish Chemistry Magazine), 2006 – 2008

  • Member of Executive Board, Center for New Materials, Aalto University, 2006 – 2012; Aalto University Tenure Track Committee, 2011 – 2013

  • Member, Finnish Chemical Society, American Chemical Society, Chemical Society of Japan, Physical Society of Japan

Additional qualifications

Language skills:

  • Finnish, English, Swedish, German (basics), Japanese (basics)

Supervised Theses:

  • PhD: 22 (Finland 11 + Japan 11)

  • MSc: 73 (Finland 35 + Japan 38)

Conference Activity:

  • Main/major organizer of 19 international conferences: Japan 13, Finland 4, Spain 2 (typically around 60-100 participants, in maximum 350 participants)

  • Editor of 9 conference proceedings

  • 52 invited/plenary lectures at international conferences: Japan 14, USA 11, China 4, Taiwan 3, Germany 3, Finland 3, Australia 2, Spain 2, Lithuania 2, United Kingdom 1, France 1, Switzerland 1, Italy 1, India 1, Russia 1,Estonia 1, Mexico 1

  • Around 50 session chairmanships

  • More than 70 invited lectures at universities and graduate schools: Japan, USA, China, Taiwan, Australia, United Kingdom, France, Spain, Sweden, Estonia, Lithuania

  • More than 400 conference presentations/abstracts


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