Interview with Pellinen, Risto

From the Oral History of Europe in Space Collection

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Recorded in 04 October 2012 Helsinki
Interview by G. W. Leppelmeier in English

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Open Transcript, Closed Audio

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ESA: International Space Station (page: 15-16)
education, professional career: physical sciences: Finnish Meteorological Institute: aurora borealis / GEOS satellite / USSR Polar Geophysical Institute (page: 02-Apr)
ESA: Finland (page: 5)
international space exploration: Finland / USSR: Intercosmos / Kiruna observatory: Phobos experiment: 1981-1985 (page: 5-6, 13)
international space exploration: Finland / USSR: IKI Russian Space Research Institute: Phobos experiment - LIMA-D instrument: 1986-1987 (page: 06-Jul)
ESA: Envisat programme: Finland: ESA-PACs / Envisat programme - GOMOS instrument: 1987-1988 (page: 10-Nov)
ESA: Finland: SOHO observatory - SWAN instrument: CNRS Aeronomy Laboratory: 1987 (page: 07-Aug)
space research: Finland: instruments for space missions / Mars exploration: aerospace industry / Finnish Meteorological Institute: 1986-1997 (page: 8-10, 13-14)
space research: Finland: Aura satellite - OMI instrument: ozone hole (page: 11)
space research: Finland: administrative organisation: 1985-2012 (page: 12)
education, professional career: Swedish Space Research Committee: Viking satellite (page: Dec-13)
ESA: Solar System Working Group: Cluster mission / Rosetta mission (page: 13-14)
international space exploration: ISSI International Space Science Institute: 1995-2005 (page: 14-15)
ESA: SMART-1 spacecraft: SPEDE (page: 15)
space policy: Finland: East-West relations: 1977-2012 (page: 16-18)
ESA: Aurora programme: Finland (page: 16)
Cited Persons

Bauer, Pierre, Bertaux, Jean-Loup, Bignami, Giovanni, Hiltunen, Teemu, Jatila, Erkki, Kotelnikov, Vladimir, Kuittinen, Risto, Pommereau, Jean-Pierre, Riihelä, Pekka, Rotkirch, Holger, Ruutu, Martti, Sagdeev, Roald, Sorsa, Kalevi, Tiuri, Martti, Tuomi, Tapio

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