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Jouko Emil Ilmari Korppi-Tommola Edit Profile

chemist , educator

Jouko Emil Ilmari Korppi-Tommola, Finnish Chemist, educator. Achievements include patent for A Method to Measure Optical Rotationsin Solution. Member European Physical Society, Finnish Physical Society, Finnish Chemical Society, Applied Spectroscopy Society American.

Background

Korppi-Tommola, Jouko Emil Ilmari was born on July 31, 1945 in Virrat, Finland. Son of Erkki Ilmari and Maire Aleksandra (Jonkari) Korppi-Tommola.

Education

Master of Science, University Helsinki, Finland, 1969. Doctor of Philosophy, University Helsinki, 1977.

Career

Postdoctoral fellow Queen's University, Kingston, Canada, 1977-1979. Research associate National Research Council, Ottawa, Canada, 1979-1980. Associate professor University Jyvaskyla, Finland, 1980-1994, professor, since 1994.

Chair Jyvaskyla Summer School, 1996-2000.

Achievements

  • Achievements include patent for A Method to Measure Optical Rotations in Solution.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Editor: (proceedings) Laser Spectroscopy of Biomelecules, Volunteer 1921, 1992, Laser Study of Macroscopic Biosystems, Volunteer 1922, 1972. Contributor over 70 articles to professional journals including Journal Physical Chemistry, Journal Chemical Physics, Chemical Physics Letters.

Membership

Member European Physical Society, Finnish Physical Society, Finnish Chemical Society, Applied Spectroscopy Society American.

Connections

Married Sirkka-Liisa Onnela, July 6, 1969. Children: Niina, Matias, Henri.

father:
Erkki Ilmari Korppi-Tommola

mother:
Maire Aleksandra (Jonkari) Korppi-Tommola

spouse:
Sirkka-Liisa Onnela

child:
Matias Korppi-Tommola

child:
Henri Korppi-Tommola

child:
Niina Korppi-Tommola