Education

van Hall Instituut (HBO)
Groningen, NL, University of Applied Sciences, 1989-1993, 4 years,
milieukundig ingenieur, (ing.) (environmental engineer)

Courses/Lecturies:

* * * * * * * * * * * 2017 * * * * * * * * * *

06.06.2017
Harmful Algal Bloom and Macroinvertebrate & Plankton ID Smart Device Classification Applications & Monitoring
Michael S. Waters
Northern Kentucky University
in: EPA (US Environmental Protection Agency)
EPA’s Tools for Cyanobacteria and Cyanotoxins in Freshwater Systems
https://www.epa.gov/nutrient-policy-data/epas-tools-cyanobacteria-and-cyanotoxins-freshwater-systems

23.05.2017
EPA (US Environmental Protection Agency)
Inland HAB Webinar
https://www.epa.gov/nutrient-policy-data/inland-hab-webinar-may-23-2017-presentations

15.-16.5.2017
Finnish Phytoplankton Association Spring Meeting
Helsinki
Eileen Cox, Diatoms

5.-6.4.2017
Limnology seminar
SYKE, Helsinki

* * * * * * * * * * * 2016 * * * * * * * * * *

30.11.2016
EPA (US Environmental Protection Agency)
Understanding Nutrient Issues Affecting Ohio’s Inland Lakes
Watershed Academy Webcast Seminars
Online seminar

16.11.2016
bbe Moldaenke
bbe 10cells – New Measuring Instrument for the Indicative Investigation of Ballast Water
Online seminar

14.-15.11.2016 SYKE, Turku.
Finnish Phytoplankton Association Spring Meeting
Pertti Eloranta, methods.

23.-24.05.2015 SYKE, Helsinki.
Finnish Phytoplankton Association Spring Meeting Judith Padisák, Hungary.
The tiny spiny Cosmarium

20-1-2016
Studying Baltic Sea species with Päivi Hakanen
Tmi Zwerver, Kemiö

* * * * * * * * * * * 2015 * * * * * * * * * *

8.12.2015 SYKE, Helsinki.
Finnish Phytoplankton Association Spring Meeting
Presentation: Euglenid algae with comments from Bozena Zakrys

3.8.2015
Examining species together with Päivi Hakanen, fresh and brackish water species.
Tmi Zwerver

26.-27.05.2015​
Finnish Phytoplankton Association Spring Meeting
University of Jyväskylä. ​
Euglenid algae, with Bozena Zakrys, Poland.

 

* * * * * * * * * * * 2014 * * * * * * * * * *

SYKE 2014, Qualification examination
on phytoplankton analysis SYKE – The Baltic Sea

SYKE 2014, Qualification examination
on phytoplankton analysis SYKE – lakes

9.-10.10.2014​
Finnish Phytoplankton Association Spring Meeting
SYKE, Helsinki.

11.9.2014​
Examining species together with Päivi Hakanen, fresh and brackish water species.
Tmi Zwerver

17.7.2014​
Examining species together with Päivi Hakanen, fresh and brackish water species.
Tmi Zwerver​​

22.5.2014​
Examining species together with Päivi Hakanen, fresh and brackish water species.
Tmi Zwerver

13.-15.5.2014​
HELCOM
Workshop and training course of the HELCOM Phytoplankton Expert Group (PEG)​
Finnish Environmental Institute, Helsinki

28.-29.4.2014​
Finnish Phytoplankton Association Spring Meeting
Lammi​

24.3.2014​
Phytoplankton biovolume interlaboratory comparison within the CEN/TC 230 – Mandate M/424,

26.02.2014​
bbe Moldaenke
AlgaeTorch, bbe Moldaenke GmbH​
Webinar​


* * * * * * * * * * * 2013 * * * * * * * * * *

25.-26.11.2013​
Finnish Phytoplankton Association Spring Meeting
Viking Grace


November 2013​
The proficiency test EQAT Phytoplankton​
Webinar​
Certificate EQAT

25.9.2013​
EPA (US Environmental Protection Agency)
Watershed Academy Webcast Seminars
Linking Nutrient Pollution and HABs: State of the Science and EPA Actions​
Webinar​
Diploma​

20.8.2013​
EPA (US Environmental Protection Agency)
Watershed Academy Webcast Seminars
How to Track a HAB: New Technologies and Methods for Identifying and Monitoring Harmful Algal Blooms​
Webinar​
Diploma

5.8.2013​
Examining species together with Päivi Hakanen, fresh and brackish water species.
Tmi Zwerver​

30.7.2013​
FEI
TEM by FEI – An exclusive web launch 10AM Central European Summer Time​
Webinar​

4.7.2013​
Examining species together with Päivi Hakanen, fresh and brackish water species.
Tmi Zwerver​

11.6.2013​
Examining species together with Päivi Hakanen, fresh and brackish water species.
Tmi Zwerver

Baltic Sea Phytoplankton seminar​
Thursday 14.3.2013 at 13:15 – 17:00 University of Helsinki.​


* * * * * * * * * * * 2012 * * * * * * * * * *​

Nordic Phytoplankton and Periphyton Group NPPG​
19.-21.10.2012​
Workshop and Annual Meeting 2012​
Lammi, Finland.​

Eliška Zapomelová, Ph.D.​
17.05.2012​
Identification of blue-green algae species. ​
Biology Centre of the Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Institute of Hydrobiology Laboratory of Phytoplankton Ecology. Ceské Budejovice, Czech Republic.

Anke Kremp​
24.02.2012​
Species identification course – The dinoflagellate of the Baltic Sea
Merikeskus, Finnish Environment Institute, Helsinki

 

* * * * * * * * * * * 2011 * * * * * * * * * *​

Terttu Finni​
20.10.2011​
Species identification course – The phytoplankton of the Baltic Sea
Helsinki

Finnish Phytoplankton Association Spring Meeting
13.-14.10.2011​
Vantaa

Rijkswaterstaat
26.8. 2011​
Reviewing samples, photos, and articles with Anton M.T. With Joosten.
Lelystad, The Netherlands

Koeman en Bijkerk bv
23-25.8. 2011​
Phytoplankton calibration
Haren, The Netherlands

A course on Blue-green algae identification
By Jirí Komárek, Jan Kaštovský, Tomáš Hauer​
15.-19.8.2011​
Ceské Budejovice, Czech Republic

The saving options of phytoplankton database
12.5.2011​
SYKE, Helsinki​

Development of surface water classification and typology
13.4.2011​
SYKE, Helsinki


* * * * * * * * * * * 2010 * * * * * * * * * *​

Water Goes ICT by Tekes – Finding the future together event
23.11.2010​
Helsinki
Participation through internet

Finnish Phytoplankton Association Spring Meeting
18.-19.10.2010​
Tallinn

Finnish Phytoplankton Association Spring Meeting
Subject: Desmidiales. The expert present: Peter Coesel from the Netherlands. ​
10.-12.5.2010​
Helsinki


* * * * * * * * * * * 2009 * * * * * * * * * *​

Qualification examination on phytoplankton regulations SYKE 7/2009​
November 2009: ​
Results: ​
Identification test Lakes​
– maximum score: 63, personal score 61​
Counting test – Satisfactory result (highest)​
Measurement test – Satisfactory result (highest)

Finnish Phytoplankton Association Spring Meeting
23.-25.11.2009​
Konnevesi

Environmental changes in the aquatic ecosystem, ​
4 op​
1.6.-15.6.2009​
The open university of Helsinki University, Helsinki

Finnish Phytoplankton Association Spring Meeting
15.-16.04.2009​
The environmental center of Finland, Helsinki

Koeman en Bijkerk bv
30.3-1.4. 2009​
Intercalibration of phytoplankton
Haren, the Netherlands

The joint 40th Meeting of the Dutch-Flemish Society of Diatomists and 3rd Central European Diatom Meeting
26.-29.03.2009​
Utrecht, NL​

* * * * * * * * * * * 2008 * * * * * * * * * *

EQAT Proficiency test
December 2008

Finnish Phytoplankton Association Spring Meeting
13.-14.11.2008​
Helsinki

Nordic Phytoplankton and Periphyton Group NPPG​
29.-31.08.2008​
Workshop and Annual Meeting 2008, Uppsala, Sweden.

Koeman en Bijkerk bv, Netherlands
17th of June 2008​
Intercalibration of phytoplankton

The Scottish Association of Marine Science
6th of June 2008​
Visit at SAMS

Scotland’s National Centre for Excellence in Field Studies and Biodiversity Training​
30.5.-06-06.2008​
Freshwater algae course​

Observatoire Océanologique de Villefranche sur Mer, Ranska​
14.-18-01.2008​
ZOOSCAN training course

Koeman en Bijkerk bv, Netherlands
January 2008​
Intercalibration of phytoplankton

 

* * * * * * * * * * * 2007 * * * * * * * * * *​

Finnish Phytoplankton Association Spring Meeting
13.-14.12.2007​
Phytoplankton cruise

Soili Saesmaa, Institute of Marine Research
10.10.2007​
Intercalibration of zooplankton
​​
Terttu Finni​
09.10.2007​
A course on species identification – phytoplankton
​​
Anton Joosten​
06.07.2007​
A course on species identification – phytoplankton, Lelystad, the Netherlands

Biology and taxonomy of green algae V
25-29th of June 2007.​
International symposium, Smolenice, Slovakia​

HELCOM Zooplankton Expert Network​
June 2007
HELCOM/BSRP zooplankton ring test 2007

Olympus Academy​
08.05.2007, Vantaa​
The basics of microscopy

The Environment Institute of Finland
02.02.2007​
The results of a comparison test: ​
“The test indicated that the results of Satu Zwerver and Reija Jokipii are comparable both for the analysis and the calculation results. Helsinki 2.2.2007 Liisa Lepistö, professor”

Terttu Finni​
02.02.2007​
A course on species identification – phytoplankton

Terttu Finni​
19.01.2007​
A course on species identification – phytoplankton


* * * * * * * * * * * 2006 * * * * * * * * * *

Terttu Finni​
16.10.2006​
A course on species identification – phytoplankton

The Environment Institute of Finland
12-15.09.2006​
Intercalibration of phytoplankton

The University of Turku / Syke​
29.05.2006​
Comparability of phytoplankton analysis, quality assurance and species knowledge – workshop​

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FC vid Åbo Akademi
1998, 1 sv​
Aktuella algproblem.​

Paes Nederland bv​
(v. 2005 Olympus Nederland)​
1994, 1 pv,​
Principes van de optische microscoop.​