Chemistry

The Department of Chemistry is the leading hub of chemistry teaching and research in Finland. The research carried out at the department is highly valued internationally, and it is divided into three research programmes: Materials Chemistry, Molecular Science, and Synthesis and Analysis.

Within the research programmes, there are numerous research groups, and you can read more about their work on their own websites. In addition, the department houses the Finnish Institute for Verification of the Chemical Weapons Convention, VERIFIN, and Chemistry Teacher Education. The researchers at the Department of Chemistry have numerous collaboration projects within the University of Helsinki, but they also carry out research in partnership with other national and international universities, research institutes, and corporations.

Head of the department: Professor Heikki Tenhu. Deputy heads: Professor Mikko Ritala and Professor Mikko Oivanen.

Chemistry News and Events on Kumpula Campus

Events

16.4. 2021
Fri 16.4.2021 14:00-15:30 online In what sense might artificial intelligences be...
19.4. 2021
Mon 19.4.2021 13:00-15:00 Zoom live stream Live stream Chao Zhang, M.Sc. will...
27.4. 2021
Tue 27.4.2021 13:00-14:30 Zoom The ongoing and intensifying datafication of our...
@KumpulaScience

Töitä tarjolla! #maantiede twitter.com/TuuliToivonen/…

Our Molecular Chemistry research groups study, in general, smaller molecular systems, relevant to atmospheric and a… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Researchers have figured out how much privacy data subjects retain when their data are used to train a privacy-pres… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Tutkijat selvittivät, kuinka paljon yksityisyyttä käyttäjille jää, kun heidän dataansa käytetään erityisen yksityis… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…