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Microwave engineer , researcher

Markku Tapani Sipilä, Finnish microwave engineer, researcher. Served with Finnish Army, 1974-1975.

Background

Sipilä, Markku Tapani was born on November 5, 1955 in Kerava, Finland. Son of Uuno Anselm and Elsa Maria (Halme) Sipilä.

Education

Diploma Engineer, Helsinki University of Technology, Espoo, Finland, 1981. License of Technology, Helsinki University of Technology, Espoo, Finland, 1987. Doctor of Technology, Helsinki University of Technology, Espoo, Finland, 1989.

Career

Design engineer, Mobira Company, Salo, Finland, 1980-1982; group leader, Mobira Company, Salo, Finland, 1983-1984; researcher, Helsinki U. Technology, 1986-1988; research scientist, Technical Research Centre of Finland, Espoo, 1984-1986; senior research scientist, Technical Research Centre of Finland, Espoo, since 1989; group leader, deputy head telecommunications research, Technical Research Centre of Finland, Espoo, 1994-1996; head of telecommunications research, Technical Research Centre of Finland, Espoo, since 1997; research professor wireless telecommunications, Technical Research Centre of Finland, Espoo, since 1997. Board directors Millilab, Espoo, since 1995. Member Science Committee for National Defence, since 1995.

Finnish delegate Joint Board on Communications Satellite Programmes, European Space Agency, since 1997.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Served with Finnish Army, 1974-1975.

Connections

Married Marja-Liisa Aaltonen, December 19, 1981. Children: Hanne, Atte.

father:
Uuno Anselm Sipilä

mother:
Elsa Maria (Halme) Sipilä

spouse:
Marja-Liisa Aaltonen

children:
Hanne Sipilä

Atte Sipilä