Courses in Aerosol Physics Study Track
Information about aerosol physics courses.

The preliminary syllabus for the academic year 2021-2022 can be found here (at the Instructions for students -website). The final syllabus will be published in Sisu. Please note, that some courses will not be lectured every academic year.

Aerosol Physics, ad­vanced stud­ies (95-120 cr)

Compulsory courses (45-50 cr)
ATM301 Atmospheric and Earth Sciences Today (5 cr)
ATM345 Seminar in atmospheric sciences (5 cr)
ATM302 (2 or 5 cr)
ATM303 Project course in atmospheric sciences (3 or 5 cr)
ATM350 Master's thesis (30 cr)
ATM399 Maturity test (0 cr)
Personal study plan (0 cr) (included in ATM301)

Compulsory course packages (at least 15 cr)
Basics of aerosol physics and chemistry (at least 5 cr)
Compulsory course:
ATM304 Aerosol physics II (5 cr)
Optional courses:
MATR305 Nanophysics and nanochemistry (5 cr)
ATM306 Basics of atmospheric chemistry (5 cr)
ATM307 Atmospheric and aerosol chemistry (5 cr)
ATM358 Atmospheric photochemistry and reaction kinetics (5 cr)

Data Science (at least 10 cr)
ATM308 Statistical Tools for Climate and Atmospheric Science (5 cr)
ATM309 Analysis of atmosphere-surface interactions and feedbacks (5 cr)
ATM310 Time Series Analysis in Geosciences (5 cr)
DATA11002 Introduction to Machine Learning (5 cr)
DATA12001 Advanced Course in Machine Learning (5 cr)

Aerosol Physics (at least 35 cr)
ATM311 Simulations of Formation of Molecular Clusters (5 cr)
ATM312 Aerosol Modelling (5 cr)
ATM313 Biosphere-atmosphere process modelling I (5 cr)
ATM314 Biosphere-atmosphere process modelling II (5 cr)
ATM318 Aerosol measurement techniques (5 cr)
ATM319 Measurements of Atmospheric aerosols: Aerosol Physics, Sampling and Measurement Techniques (5 cr)
ATM320 Mass Spectrometry in Atmospheric Sciences and Environmental analysis (5 cr)
ATM325 Satellite remote sensing methods in aerosol science (5 cr)
ATM326 Health Effects of Fine Particles (5 cr)
ATM327 Fine particles in occupational environments (5 cr)
ATM305 Classical Nucleation Theory (5 cr)
ATM371 Laboratory Course in Aerosol Physics (5 cr)
ATM368 Aerosol Optics (5 cr)

Other stud­ies (0-25 cr)

Other studies (0-25 cr)
Other studies can include study modules or courses from other programmes or courses from other study tracks. Also practical training and language studies can be included in other studies.