Pekka Pyykkö#


Pekka Pyykkö
Email:pekka.pyykko 'at' helsinki.fi
Membership Number:2447
Membership type:ORDINARY
Main Country of Residence:FINLAND
Section:CHEMICAL SCIENCES
Username:ppyykko
Elected:2007
Homepage: http://www.chem.helsinki.fi/~pyykko





Present and Previous Positions
  • 1995-2000 Academy Professor at The Academy of Finland
  • 1984- Professor of Chemistry at University of Helsinki. Emeritus Status granted November 2009-.
  • 1974-1984 Associate Professor of Quantum Chemistry, Abo Akademi University, Turku, Finland

Fields of Scholarship
  • Quantum Chemistry (mainly applications on the inorganic chemistry of heavy elements)

Honours and Awards
  • Humboldt Prize 2002
  • E.J. Nyström Prize 1998
  • A.I. Virtanen Prize 1997
  • decorated by the President of Finland (FVR R I), 1995
  • Harry Elving Prize 1978
  • Member of Academia Europaea 2007
  • Member of European Academy of Arts, Sciences and Humanities, Paris 1991
  • Finska Vetenskaps—Societeten 1985
  • Suomalainen Tiedeakatemia 1989
  • Member of Royal Academy of Arts and Sciences in Uppsala 1990
  • Palmes academiques (France) 2009
  • Foreign member of Kungliga Vetenskapsakademien (Sweden) 2011
  • Honorary Fellow of Chinese Chemical Society 2012
  • Schrödinger medal 2012

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