# Curriculum vitae

More details are available upon request (see contact information).

## Academic work experience

- Sep 2021–: Academy research fellow, Department of Mathematics and Statistics, University of Jyväskylä
- Sep 2021–: Assistant professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics, University of Jyväskylä (on leave Sep 2021–)
- Sep 2020–Aug 2021: Academy research fellow, Faculty of Information Technology and Communication Sciences, Tampere University
- Aug 2020–Aug 2021: Assistant professor of applied mathematics, Faculty of Information Technology and Communication Sciences, Tampere University (on leave Aug 2020–Aug 2021)
- Aug 2020–: Senior lecturer, Department of Mathematics and Statistics, University of Jyväskylä (on leave Aug 2020–)
- Sep 2019–Jul 2020: Senior researcher, Department of Mathematics and Statistics, University of Jyväskylä
- Sep 2016–Aug 2019: Postdoctoral researcher (Academy of Finland), Department of Mathematics and Statistics, University of Jyväskylä
- Oct 2014–Aug 2016: Postdoctoral researcher, Department of Mathematics and Statistics, University of Jyväskylä
- Jul 2012–Sep 2014: Graduate student, Department of Mathematics and Statistics, University of Jyväskylä
- Mar–Jun 2012: Research assistant, Department of Mathematics and Statistics, University of Jyväskylä
- Sep–Dec 2011: Teaching assistant, Department of Physics, University of Jyväskylä
- Jun–Aug 2011: Summer trainee, Department of Physics, University of Jyväskylä
- Jun–Jul 2010: Summer trainee, Department of Physics, University of Jyväskylä
- Sep–Dec 2009: Teaching assistant, Department of Physics, University of Jyväskylä

### Adjunct positions

- Nov 2017–present: Adjunct professor (docent) of mathematics, University of Helsinki
- Jun 2017–present: Adjunct professor (docent) of mathematics, University of Jyväskylä

### Longer visits

- 2019: Rice University, Houston, Texas, US (2 months)
- 2018: University of Cambridge, UK (4 months)
- 2017: University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, US (2 months)
- 2015: Program on Inverse Problems, a thematic trimester at Insitut Henri Poincaré, Paris, France (1 month)
- 2015: University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, US (1 month)
- 2013: Inverse Problems and Applications, a thematic quarter at Institut Mittag-Leffler, Sweden (1 month)

Only visits lasting at least one month or so are included here. I am a frequent visitor at Rice University, but rarely long at a time.

## Studies

### Degrees

- 2014: Doctor of Philosophy (filosofian tohtori), mathematics, Department of Mathematics and Statistics, University of Jyväskylä
- 2012: Master of Science (filosofian maisteri), theoretical physics, Department of Physics, University of Jyväskylä
- 2011: Bachelor of Science (luonnontieteiden kandidaatti), physics, Department of Physics, University of Jyväskylä
- 2007: Matriculation examination (ylioppilas(tutkinto)), Jyväskylän Lyseon lukio

Theses related to university degrees are listed on the publication page.

Before starting at the university, I served in the Finnish Air Force for 12 months in 2007 and 2008. I am a sergeant.

### Other studies

The sizes of studies are measured in ECTS credits.

- Physics: Basic and subject studies (90), advanced studies (91, theoretical physics). And several more postgraduate level courses.
- Mathematics: Basic and subject studies (60), advanced studies (76), postgraduate studies (60+180 for courses and thesis). And several more postgraduate level courses.
- Latin: Basic and subject studies (30+38).
- Italian: Basic studies (30).
- Teaching: Teacher's qualifications (60).

## Publications, talks and conferences

Publications are listed on the publication page, and talks and conferences on their page.

## Refereeing

I have acted as a referee for the following journals:

- Inverse Problems
- Inverse Problems and Imaging
- Journal of Spectral Theory
- Kragujevac Journal of Mathematics
- Mathematica Scandinavica
- Mathematical Methods in the Applied Sciences
- Mathematical Proceedings of the Cambridge Philosophical Society
- SIAM Journal on Mathematical Analysis (SIMA)
- Transactions of the American Mathematical Society

## Teaching

I have taught in several courses in physics and mathematics at the University of Jyväskylä. The courses are listed on my Finnish teaching page.

Since 2010 I have taken actively part in training the Finnish (and Estonian) team for the International Physics Olympiad. For more information, see the training homepage.

## Supervision

Currently under supervision: 2 PhD students.

### Supervised PhD theses

- 2021: Keijo Mönkkönen,
*Integral geometry and unique continuation principles*(JYX archive)

### Supervised MSc theses

- 2020: Olli Väisänen,
*Jacobi fields, bundles and connections*(pdf, minor subject) - 2017: Keijo Mönkkönen,
*Kinemaattinen inversio-ongelma pallosymmetrisellä monistolla (A kinematic inverse problem on a spherically symmetric manifold)*(pdf, minor subject) - 2017: Mikko Salo,
*Kompaktisuus ja kompaktisointi (Compactness and compactification)*(pdf)

### Supervised BSc theses

- 2020: Jaakko Kirsilä,
*Jordanin normaalimuoto (The Jordan canonical form)*(pdf) - 2018: Tuomas Särkijärvi,
*Isodiametrinen ja isoperimetrinen epäyhtälö (The isodiametric and isoperimetric inequality)*(pdf) - 2016: Jorma Tammenmaa,
*Äärettömyyksien vertailu joukko-opissa (Comparison of infinities in set theory)*(pdf) - 2015: Elina Joutsen,
*Ramseyn lause (Ramsey's theorem)*(pdf)

## Grants, awards and such

### Grants

- 2020: Academy research fellowship, Academy of Finland, 438874+240000 € (+ 160000 &eur; expected in later research costs)
- 2016: Postdoctoral research grant, Academy of Finland, 259068 €
- 2015: Encouragement grant (kannustusapuraha), Emil Aaltonen Foundation, 5000 €
- 2007: Grant for university studies, Finnish Cultural Foundation (Suomen kulttuurirahasto, Keski-Suomen rahasto, Oy Wilh. Schauman Ab:n rahasto), 1000 €

### Awards

- EAIP Young Scientist Award of the year 2020, awarded by the Eurasian Association on Inverse Problems
- Primus Doctor, the highest ranking doctor in the Conferment of Degrees Ceremony for all graduates from University of Jyväskylä from 2013 to 2016, held in August 2016
- International Stefan Banach Prize for a Doctoral Dissertation in the Mathematical Sciences of the year 2015, awarded by the Polish Mathematical Society and Ericpol Telecom
- Pertti Lindfors prize of the year 2014, awarded by the Finnish Inverse Problems Society
- Best master's thesis of the year 2012 at the department of physics, University of Jyväskylä, awarded by the Physical association of Jyväskylä (Jyväskylän fyysikkokerho), shared with three others

### Scientific contests

- Nordic university-level mathematics team-competition 2012: 3rd position (in a team of five students)
- International Physics Olympiad 2007: honorable mention
- V Estonian-Finnish Olympiad in Physics: 1st position
- MAOL ry, national physics competition, open series 2006–2007: 1st position
- MAOL ry, national mathematics competition, open series 2006-2007: 23rd position
- University of Jyväskylä, regional mathematics competition 2007: 1st position
- MAOL ry, national physics competition, basic series 2005-2006: 7th position
- University of Jyväskylä, regional mathematics competition 2006: 1st position
- University of Jyväskylä, regional mathematics competition 2005: 1st position
- MAOL ry, national mathematics competition 2003–2004: 1st position

## Positions of trust

### Conferences

- 2021: Member of the organizing committee for the conference Inverse Days 2021
- 2019: Chair of the local organizing committee for the conference Inverse Days 2019
- 2019: Minisymposium "unsolved inverse problems" at Applied Inverse Problems
- 2018: Session "inverse problems II" at Finnish Mathematical Days, co-organized by Jere Lehtonen
- 2017: Minisymposium "integral geometry on manifolds" at Applied Inverse Problems, co-organized by Francois Monard
- 2017: Minisymposium "geomathematical inverse problems" at Applied Inverse Problems, co-organized by Maarten de Hoop
- 2012: Member of the local organizing committee for the conference Inverse Days 2012

### Other

- 2021–: Member of the EAIP Young Scientist Award committee.
- 2021: Evaluator for The Finnish Cultural Foundation.
- 2021–2022: Vice member of the steering group of Juniversity, a university-wide outreach program at Tampere.
- 2019–2023: Member of Young Academy of Finland in the Finnish Academy of Science and Letters
- 2020–: Member of board and treasurer in the Finnish Inverse Problems Society
- 2018–2019: Member of the committee for the conferment of degrees ceremony, University of Jyväskylä
- 2018–2021: Vice member of the university collegium, University of Jyväskylä
- 2017–present: Member of the steering committee for Checkpoint Leonardo network project
- 2012–2013: Member of the group for degree requirements and teaching, Department of Mathematics and Statistics, University of Jyväskylä
- 2011–present: Member of the Finnish International Physics Olympiad team training group
- 2010–2012: Member of the group for teaching development, Department of Physics, University of Jyväskylä
- 2010–2013: Member of the group for trial lecture evaluation, Department of Physics, University of Jyväskylä

## Language skills

Language skills are described with CEFR levels ranging from A1 (lowest) to C2 (highest). The levels are based on self evaluation.

- Finnish: mother tongue (C2)
- English: C2
- Latin: B2–C1 (this is difficult to estimate, since Latin is typically used quite differently from other languages)
- Italian: B2
- Swedish: A2–B1
- Russian: A2
- French: A2
- Spanish: A2