Erkki Somersalo


Yost Hall 225
Office Hours: By appointment

Other Information

Classes: MATH 332 Equations that Changed the World: TuTh 11:30 AM-12:45 PM
MATH 444 Mathematics of Data Mining and Pattern Recognition: TuTh 10:00 AM-11:15 AM

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.