Short CV/Education and training

  • 2000 – 2001
    Research assistant, University of Helsinki

  • 2001 – 2004
    Research scientist, University of Helsinki

  • 2004 – 2005
    Senior research scientist, Finnish Meteorological Institute

  • 2006 – 2007
    Post doctoral research assistant, University of Leeds (United Kingdom)

  • 2008 – 2010
    Senior research scientist, University of Kuopio

  • 2010 – 2011
    Senior research scientist, Finnish Meteorological Institute, Kuopio unit

  • 2011 – 2016
    Academy Research Fellow, Academy of Finland

  • 2012 – 2013
    Head of group (Atmospheric Modelling), Finnish Meteorological Institute; Kuopio Unit

  • 2014 – 2015
    Associate professor (tenure track) in climate modelling, Finnish Meteorological Institute

  • Since 2014
    Head of group (Atmospheric and Ocean Modelling), Finnish Meteorological Institute

  • Since 2015
    Research professor in climate modelling, Finnish Meteorological Institute

Selected publications

  • Korhonen, H. et al. (2010). Aerosol climate feedback due to decadal increases in southern hemisphere wind speeds, Geophys. Res. Lett, 37, L02805, doi:10.1029/2009GL041320.

  • Korhonen, al. (2010). Enhancement of marine cloud albedo via controlled sea spray injections: a global model study of the influence of emission rates, microphysics and transport, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 10, 4133-4143.

  • Partanen, A.-I. et al. (2013), Climate and air quality trade-offs in altering ship fuel sulfur content, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 13, 12059-12071.

  • Kuhn, T. et al. (2014), Climate impacts of changing aerosol emissions since 1996, Geophys. Res. Lett., 41, 4711-4718, doi:10.1002/2014GL060349.

  • Korhonen, H. et al. (2014), Estimating atmospheric nucleation rates from size distribution measurements: analytical equations for the case of size dependent growth rates, J. Aerosol Sci., 69C, 13-20.

Complete list of publications

Selected projects

  • European Research Council (2015-2020), "Emulation of subgrid-scale aerosol-cloud interactions in climate models: towards a realistic representation of aerosol indirect effect (ECLAIR)",(PI; ERC Consolidator Grant)

  • Academy of Finland (2015-2019), "Regional climate impacts of anthropogenic aerosols (RECIA)",(PI)

  • Nordforsk (2014-2018), "eScience tools for investigating climate change at high northern latitudes (eSTICC)",(Co-PI)

  • Academy of Finland (2011-2016), "Current and future sources of cloud condensation nuclei in the marine boundary layer",(PI; Academy Research Fellowship)

  • Academy of Finland (2011-2014), "Aerosol intervention technologies to cool the climate: costs, benefits, side effects, and governance (COOL)", (co-PI)

Membership in scientific bodies/juries

  • Steering group member for NordicESM, Nordic network on research infrastructures, 2015-2017

  • Scientific advisory board member for MERGE (Modelling the regional and global earth system), Swedish strategic research area on climate modelling, since 2014

  • Member of the Finnish IPCC working group, 2015-2018

  • Invited expert at the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) expert meeting on geoengineering, Lima (Peru), 2011

  • Editor of Boreal Environment Research, since 2009

Additional qualifications

  • Docent (approximately equivalent to the German Habilitation (postdoctoral qualification) / Associate Professorship), University of Kuopio, Finland, 2007


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