Erkki Somersalo

Professor and Interim Department Chair

Yost Hall 225/Yost Hall 237 (Chair's Office)
Tuesday: 4:00-5:30 p.m.
Wednesday: 2:30-4:00 p.m.
and by appointment

Other Information

Classes: Spring 2017: MATH 444, TuTh 2:30-3:45 p.m. in Olin 313

Degree: PhD, University of Helsinki

The main research activity of Erkki Somersalo is in the field of inverse problems. In particular, he has contributed to applications in biomedical research, developing the theory and applications of imaging modalities based on interaction of material and electromagnetic waves, such as Electrical Impedance Tomography (EIT), Optical Absorption and Scattering Tomography (OAST), Magnetoencephalography (MEG), X-ray Computerized Tomography (CT), and imaging by EM wave scattering.