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geodesist

Jaakko Martti Santala, Finnish geodesist.

Background

Santala, Jaakko Martti was born on June 25, 1950 in Joutseno, Finland. Son of Martti Matias and Meeri Cecilia (Varjonen) Santala.

Education

Master of Science, Helsinki University of Technology, Espoo, Finland, 1976. Licence in Technology, Helsinki University of Technology, Espoo, Finland, 1983. Doctor of Technology, Helsinki University of Technology, Espoo, Finland, 1989.

Career

Assistant geodesy Helsinki University of Technology, Espoo, 1974—1983, researcher, 1984—1985, senior assistant of geodesy, since 1986, assistant professor geodesy, since 1992. Member Nordic Geodetic Commission, since 1978. Member working group commission 5 International Federation Surveyors, since 1990, commission 6, since 1991.

Member council Helsinki University of Technology, Espoo, since 1993.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Co-author: Building Measurements, 1990. Editor in chief (periodical) Maanmittaus, 1991, Surveying Science in Finland, 1991.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Literature, astronomy, music.

Connections

Married Liisa Kaarina Tiirola, January 7, 1978. Children: Sami, Pauliina.

father:
Martti Matias Santala

mother:
Meeri Cecilia (Varjonen) Santala

spouse:
Liisa Kaarina Tiirola

children:
Sami Santala

Pauliina Santala