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Seppo Päiviö Huovila Edit Profile

educator , consultant , meteorologist

Seppo Päiviö Huovila, Finnish meteorologist, educator, consultant. Recipient Certified for Outstanding Services World Meteorological Organization, 1994. Member Finnish Academy of Sciences and Letters (life), Geophysical Society Finland (chairman 1967, 88).

Background

Huovila, Seppo Päiviö was born on June 27, 1928 in Sippola, Finland. Son of Viljo V. and Tyyne Huovila.

Education

Master of Science, University Helsinki, 1953. Doctor of Philosophy, University Helsinki, 1962.

Career

Research assistant University Helsinki, 1953-1957. Meteorologist Vaisala Oy, 1958-1959. Associate professor physics University Oulu, 1960-1963.

Research associate space science University Wisconsin, 1964-1965. Director instrument division Finnish Meteorological Institute, 1969-1985, research professor, 1985-1992. Consultant, since 1992.

President Commission for Instruments and Methods of Observation of the World Meteorological Organization, 1981-1989. Senior lecturer, docent University Helsinki, 1966-1992.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Member Finnish Academy of Sciences and Letters (life), Geophysical Society Finland (chairman 1967, 88).

Connections

Married Auli Vesterinen, October 28, 1962.

father:
Viljo V.

mother:
Tyyne Huovila

spouse:
Auli Vesterinen