Esko I. Kauppinen, Aalto University, Finland
Professor Esko I. Kauppinen, PhD (Physics), is the Tenured Professor of Physics at Aalto University School of Science, Department of Applied Physics. He has published more than 380 scientific papers in journals, such as Nature Nanotechnology, NanoLetters, ACS Nano, Angewandte Chemie, Carbon, and Energy and Environmental Sciences, with a Hirsch-index of over 43 and over 7500 citations. He has given more than 101 keynote and invited conference talks and 206 talks at world leading companies and universities. He is considered one of the world leading authors in the area of single walled carbon nanotube synthesis, characterisation and thin film applications, as well as in the gas phase synthesis of particles for inhalation drug delivery. He is the founding member of the companies Canatu and Teicos Pharma.