Anna Lintunen

Person

Further information on the affiliationMobile phone: +358 40 7510341

Curriculum Vitae

1. FULL NAME

Anna Matilda Lintunen (previously Vehanen)

 

2. EDUCATION

2018 Docent in Tree Ecophysiology, University of Helsinki

2013 PhD in Forest Sciences, University of Helsinki, title ‘Crown architecture and its role in species interactions in mixed boreal forests’

2005 MSc in Forest Sciences, University of Helsinki, main subject Forest Ecology

 

3. CURRENT POSITION

1/2014– Post-Doctoral Researcher; University of Helsinki

 

4. PREVIOUS PROFESSIONAL APPOINTMENTS

2005-2013  Doctoral trainee; University of Helsinki, Department of Forest Sciences

8/2004 Research assistant; University of Helsinki, Department of Forest Ecology

4/2004-8/2004 Forest inspector; Forestry Center, Turku

5/2003-8/2003 Forest inspector; Forestry Center, Turku

6/2002-9/2002 Research assistant; Finnish Forest Research Institute, Kannus

 

5. CAREER BREAKS

2/2011-12/2011 Parental leave

8/2007-6/2008 Parental leave

 

6. RESEARCH PROJECT DETAILS

9/2017- Academy of Finland; post-doctoral project 'The role of bark permeability in tree performance and survival in changing climate'

1/2015– Academy of Finland; project ‘Impact of phloem-xylem interaction and sink behaviour on leaf gas exchange’ led by Assistant Prof. Teemu Hölttä

1/2014– Academy of Finland; project ‘Center of Excellence in Atmospheric Science, From Molecular and Biological Processes to Global Climate’ led by Academy Prof. Markku Kulmala

2012-2014 University of Helsinki; project ‘Ice formation, freezing propagation, winter-embolism and its repair in changing environment’ led by Assistant Prof. Teemu Hölttä

2008-2011 Graduate School of Forest Sciences; PhD studies under the working name 'Crown structure and interaction of boreal tree species in mixed forests'

2005-2008 Academy of Finland; PhD studies under the working name 'Crown structure and interaction of boreal tree species in mixed forests' in projects lead by Dos. Pekka Kaitaniemi and Dr. Risto Sievänen

 

7. RESEARCH GRANTS AND STIPENDIARY SUPPORT

2017 Academy of Finland Post-doctoral project grant

2015 The Finnish Society of Forest Science travel grant (900 €)

2014 New Phytologist Trust grant for participating New Phytologist Next Generations Scientist meeting (440 €)

2014 COST action [FP1106] attending a Training school on Modelling of plant responses to stress conditions in Gent, Belgium (980 €)

2013 Graduate School of Forest Sciences travel grant (720 €)

2012 University of Helsinki Chancellor's travel grant (1650 €)

2010-2011 University of Helsinki’s grant for finishing PhD (3 600 €)

2009 Graduate School of Forest Sciences travel grant (900 €)

2009 University of Helsinki Chancellor's travel grant (1200 €)

2009 Metsämiesten Säätiö Foundation travel grant (1000 €)

2009 Graduate School of Forest Sciences travel grant (660 €)

2008-2010 Graduate School of Forest Sciences funding for PhD work (36 months)

 

8. SUPERVISION AND TEACHING

2017- Supervision of post-graduate students Teemu Paljakka and Maria Dominguez

2014–2017 Supervision of a post-graduate student Lauri Lindfors

2015  Teacher in a course Advanced Analysis of Atmospheric Processes and Feedbacks and Atmosphere-Biosphere Interactions (Winter school 2015)

2010-2017 Lecturing in a course Tree structure, physiology and growth (ME 106)

2012 Assistant in a course Physics and chemistry of air pollution and their effects: field course and data analysis (Autumn school 2012)

2010 Lecturing in a course Forest Ecology and Management (ME 101)

 

9. OTHER ACADEMIC ACHIEVEMENTS

2015– Organizing Center of Excellence ATM Science Forum seminars

2014– Topic group member in FPS COST Action FP1106 STReESS - Studying Tree Responses to extreme Events

2011– Several reviews in international journals e.g. Agricultural and Forest Meteorology, AoB Plants, Boreal Environment Research, Botany, Forests, Silva Fennica, Trees

11/2014 Organizing Center of Excellence in Atmospheric Sciences seminar and Scientific Advisory Board meeting in Helsinki, Finland

11/2014 Editor of the Proceedings of 'the Center of Excellence in Atmospheric Sciences (CoE ATM) -From Molecular and Biological Processes to the Global Climate' Annual Meeting 2014.

6/2013 Member of local organizing committee of the 7th International Conference on Functional-Structural Plant Models in Saariselkä, Finland

6/2013 Editor of the Proceedings of the 7th International Conference on Functional-Structural Plant Models. ISBN 978-951-651-408-9.

Latest publications

  1. Computational analysis of the effects of light gradients and neighbouring species on foliar nitrogen

    Kaitaniemi, P., Lintunen, A., Sievänen, R. & Perttunen, J., Nov 2018, In : Ecological Informatics. 48, p. 171–177 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

  2. Water relations in silver birch during springtime: How is sap pressurised?

    Hölttä, T., Carrasco, M. D. R. D., Salmon, Y., Aalto, J., Vanhatalo, A., Bäck, J. & Lintunen, A., Sep 2018, In : Plant Biology. 20, 5, p. 834-847 14 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

  3. Tree differences in primary and secondary growth drive convergent scaling in leaf area to sapwood area across Europe

    Petit, G., von Arx, G., Kiorapostolou, N., Lechthaler, S., Prendin, A. L., Anfodillo, T., Caldeira, M. C., Cochard, H., Copini, P., Crivellaro, A., Delzon, S., Gebauer, R., Gricar, J., Grönholm, L., Hölttä, T., Jyske, T., Lavric, M., Lintunen, A., Lobo-do-Vale, R., Peltoniemi, M. & 8 othersPeters, R. L., Robert, E. M. R., Juan, S. R., Senfeldr, M., Steppe, K., Urban, J., Van Camp, J. & Sterck, F., Jun 2018, In : New Phytologist. 218, 4, p. 1383-1392 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

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Latest activities

  1. International Conference TOPWOOD

    Anna Matilda Lintunen (Attendee)
    12 Mar 201915 Mar 2019

    Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesOrganisation and participation in conferences, workshops, courses, seminars

  2. Hyvän sään aikana –luentosarja Turun pääkirjastossa

    Anna Matilda Lintunen (Speaker: Keynote)
    25 Feb 2019

    Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesPublic Talks

  3. Science of the Total Environment (Journal)

    Anna Matilda Lintunen (Reviewer)
    2019 → …

    Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial work typesPeer review of manuscripts

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