Professor and Interim Department Chair
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.