Trial lecture - Master of science Tuomas Heiskanen

Trial lecture

Master of science Tuomas Heiskanen will have his trial lecture on the given topic for the PhD degree in science on June 10th 2022 at 10.15.

Title of the trial lecture: 

"The link or lack thereof between Arctic amplification and mid-latitude and tropical climate"


  • Professor Rune Grand Graversen, IFT, UiT (main supervisor)
  • Scientist Richard Bintanja, Koninklijk Nederlands Meteorologisch Instituut (KNMI), De Bilt, Nederland

Evaluation committee

  • Prof. of Meteorology Sukyoung Lee, The Pennsylvania State University, Department of Meteorology and Atmospheric Sciences, USA (1. opponent)
  • Ass. Prof. and Docent in Meteorology Gabriele Messori, Uppsala University, Department of Earth Sciences, Uppsala, Sweden (2. opponent)
  • Professor Odd Erik Garcia, IFT, UiT (internal member and leader of evaluation committee)

Leader of Trial lecture: Odd Erik Garcia

Title of the thesis:

"On the linkage between atmospheric circulation changes and Arctic climate change"

The trial lecture and defense can be streamed from these links:

Trial lecture


The thesis is published and available in Munin

Når: 10. juni 2022 kl. 10.15–11.00
Hvor: Teknobygget auditorium 1.022
Studiested: Digitalt, Tromsø
Målgruppe: Gjester / eksterne, inviterte, enhet, Ansatte
Kontakt: Eirik Derås Verlo
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