Erkki Somersalo


Yost Hall 225
Office Hours
Tuesday: 1:00PM - 2:00 and 4:00PM - 5:00PM
Thursday: 1:00PM - 2:00PM

Other Information

Classes: MATH 357 - Mathematical Modeling Across the Sciences TuTh 10:00AM - 11:15AM
MATH 439 - Bayesian Scientific Computing TuTh 2:30PM - 3:45PM

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.