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Aatos Osvi Lahtinen, Finnish mathematics professor. Grantee Foundation for Study Natural Resources, Academy Finland.


Lahtinen, Aatos Osvi was born on October 9, 1942 in Helsinki, Finland. Son of Osvi Heikki and Kerttu Annikki (Lehtonen) Lahtinen.


Master of Science, University Helsinki, 1966. Doctor of Philosophy, University Helsinki, 1972.


With University Helsinki, 1967—2006, associate professor mathematics, 1977-1998, professor, 1998—2006, chairman department, 1993-1994. Chairman national matriculation board Ministry of Education, 1998—2006. Chairman development national matriculation examination, Ministry Education, 2000-2001, European Baccalaureate Examining Board, 2008.

Board directors Rolf Nevanlinna Institute, Helsinki. Chairman European Baccalaurgate Examination Board, 2008.


  • Other Work

    • Author: On The Solutions of Delta u=Pu, 1972, On the Constructions of Taper Curves By Using Spline Functions, 1979, Mathematics for Applications, 1987.


Member Association University Professors Finland (board directors 1986-1992, president 1993-1994), Finnish Mathematics Society (board directors 1979-2000), European Mathematics Society (board directors, treasurer 1990-1998), Finland Council of Scientific Societies, European Mathematics Council, Finland Society Forestry, National Matriculation Board (board directors 1992-1997), Eurosci. (board directors 1997-2000), Federation Learned Societies Finland (board directors 1992-2007), International Science Council Society Industrial and Applied Mathematics.


Married Sirkka-Liisa Virtanen, August 19, 1967. 1 child, Piritta.

Osvi Heikki Lahtinen

Kerttu Annikki (Lehtonen) Lahtinen

Sirkka-Liisa Virtanen

Piritta Lahtinen