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Olli Pakarinen

Olli H. Pakarinen, D.Sci. (Tech.)
University lecturer, Docent

Methods

Molecular Dynamics
Classical Nucleation Theory
Density Functional Theory

Heterogeneous nucleation of ice

An accurate description of clouds in climate models requires solid knowledge of their properties. Formation of ice clouds is not properly understood, as our understanding of heterogeneous nucleation of ice is not complete. Theoretical methods spanning different length scales are needed.

Ice_nucleating
Molecular Dynamics simulation of heterogeneous nucleation of ice on a surface.

I'm working at

List of my publications (38 articles)

Computational aerosol physics group
Division of Atmospheric Sciences
Department of Physics
University of Helsinki


Contact

Address
Office A230,
Physicum 2nd floor
Department of Physics,
P.O. Box 64 (Gustaf Hällströmin katu 2 a)
FI-00014 University of Helsinki
Finland
Office phone
+358 2941 50094
Email
olli.pakarinen at helsinki.fi

Teaching

Molecular Dynamics Simulations (Fall 2017 (/2015/2011/2012), Lecturer). Course Moodle page
Computational Nanoscience (Fall 2016, guest lecturer & course assistant)
Scientific Computing II (Fall 2014, assistant)


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Updated 25.9.2017
Olli H Pakarinen