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Education/Academic qualification

Aquatic Science, M.Sc.

Fields of Science

  • 1172 Environmental sciences
  • 1171 Geosciences
  • 1181 Ecology, evolutionary biology

International and National Collaboration Publications and projects within past five years.


Extensive Coverage of Marine Mineral Concretions Revealed in Shallow Shelf Sea Areas

Kaikkonen, L., Virtanen, E. A., Kostamo, K., Lappalainen, J. & Kotilainen, A. T., 4 Sep 2019, In : Frontiers in Marine Science. 6, 12 p., 541.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Open Access

Temporal patterns of phytoplankton phenology across high latitude lakes unveiled by long-term time series of satellite data

Maeda, E. E., Lisboa, F., Kaikkonen, L. M., Koponen, S., Kallio, K., Brotas, V. & Kuikka, O. S., Feb 2019, In : Remote Sensing of Environment. 221, p. 609-620 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Open Access

Assessing the impacts of seabed mineral extraction in the deep sea and coastal marine environments: Current methods and recommendations for environmental risk assessment

Kaikkonen, L., Venesjärvi, R., Nygård, H. & Kuikka, S., Oct 2018, In : Marine Pollution Bulletin. 135, p. 1183-1197 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview ArticleScientificpeer-review

Open Access


Environmental impacts of seabed exploitation

Kaikkonen, L.


Project: Research project


Best Student Presentation

Laura Kaikkonen (Recipient), 21 Jun 2019

Prize: Prizes and awards

Ron McDowell Student Award

Laura Kaikkonen (Recipient), 11 May 2018

Prize: Prizes and awards



Laura Kaikkonen (Visiting researcher)
13 Jan 202020 Mar 2020

Activity: Visiting an external institution typesAcademic visit to other institution

PLoS One (Journal)

Laura Kaikkonen (Reviewer)
Feb 2020

Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial work typesPeer review of manuscripts

Finnish Underwater Invetory Programme (VELMU) seminar

Laura Kaikkonen (Speaker)
8 Apr 2019

Activity: Talk or presentation typesInvited talk

Supervision of MSc thesis

Laura Kaikkonen (Supervisor), Kirsi Kostamo (Supervisor)
2019 → …

Activity: Examination typesSupervision of other thesis (Master's, Licentiate)

ECOENV Science Days 2019

Laura Kaikkonen (Member of organizing committee)
29 Aug 201930 Aug 2019

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesOrganisation and participation in conferences, workshops, courses, seminars