Inverse Days 2020

Inverse Days 2020 will be organised in the time period December 14–18, virtually this year due to the pandemic. The meeting is organised jointly by the Finnish Meteorological Institute and University of Helsinki. The 60th birthday of Professor Erkki Somersalo will be celebrated as part of the event.

The scientific committee of the conference is


Here is the conference schedule. The time is Finnish local time (UTC +2). The book of abstract is available here: alphabetical order and program order.

Erkki Somersalo 60 years Celebrations

The program includes scientific talks related to Erkki Somersalo's research and career along with more humoristic ones. The event is open to all conference participants. Samuli Siltanen will be the Master of Ceremonies.

Practical information for participants

Practical instructions for speakers

For the interested speakers, pre-recorded talks can be uploaded to the Inverse Problems channel on Youtube: if you are interested in uploading your pre-recorded video on the Inverse Problems Youtube channel, please inform Rashmi Murthy when you send the recording.


To submit a talk for the conference, please use the registration form. There will be two formats for the presentation this year: 5 minutes highlight talks and regular ones (preferences, if any, can be indicated in the "other information" section of the registration form). The submission deadline is November 15, 2020.

To register for the conference participation, you can do using the same registration form. The deadline to register to conference participation only is November 30, 2020.

There is no conference fee.