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Discipline name D-index D-index (Discipline H-index) only includes papers and citation values for an examined discipline in contrast to General H-index which accounts for publications across all disciplines. Citations Publications World Ranking National Ranking
Chemistry D-index 58 Citations 10,642 171 World Ranking 5633 National Ranking 31

Overview

What is he best known for?

The fields of study he is best known for:

  • Organic chemistry
  • Oxygen
  • Hydrogen

The scientist’s investigation covers issues in Sulfuric acid, Nucleation, Aerosol, Molecule and Inorganic chemistry. His research on Sulfuric acid often connects related areas such as Ammonia. Theo Kurtén works mostly in the field of Nucleation, limiting it down to concerns involving Cluster and, occasionally, Chemical physics.

The concepts of his Aerosol study are interwoven with issues in Environmental chemistry, Atmosphere and Atmospheric sciences, Troposphere. In his study, Steady state and Yield is strongly linked to Density functional theory, which falls under the umbrella field of Molecule. His studies deal with areas such as Dimethylamine and Quantum chemical as well as Inorganic chemistry.

His most cited work include:

  • A large source of low-volatility secondary organic aerosol (817 citations)
  • Direct observations of atmospheric aerosol nucleation. (609 citations)
  • Molecular understanding of sulphuric acid-amine particle nucleation in the atmosphere (471 citations)

What are the main themes of his work throughout his whole career to date?

Theo Kurtén mostly deals with Sulfuric acid, Nucleation, Inorganic chemistry, Molecule and Ion. His work deals with themes such as Gibbs free energy, Photochemistry, Quantum chemistry, Ammonia and Dimethylamine, which intersect with Sulfuric acid. His study looks at the relationship between Nucleation and topics such as Atmospheric sciences, which overlap with Aerosol and Taiga.

His biological study deals with issues like Environmental chemistry, which deal with fields such as Atmospheric chemistry. A large part of his Inorganic chemistry studies is devoted to Thermochemistry. His Molecule research integrates issues from Autoxidation, Cluster, Mass spectrometry and Computational chemistry, Density functional theory.

He most often published in these fields:

  • Sulfuric acid (36.67%)
  • Nucleation (33.70%)
  • Inorganic chemistry (28.52%)

What were the highlights of his more recent work (between 2017-2021)?

  • Molecule (29.26%)
  • Photochemistry (15.56%)
  • Sulfuric acid (36.67%)

In recent papers he was focusing on the following fields of study:

Theo Kurtén mainly focuses on Molecule, Photochemistry, Sulfuric acid, Chemical physics and Nucleation. In the field of Molecule, his study on Intermolecular force overlaps with subjects such as Kinetic energy. The various areas that he examines in his Photochemistry study include Radical, Catalysis, Reaction mechanism and Ozonolysis.

Sulfuric acid is a primary field of his research addressed under Inorganic chemistry. His Chemical physics study combines topics in areas such as Atmosphere, Aerosol, Cluster, Reaction rate constant and Mass spectrometry. He combines subjects such as Chemical engineering and Iodic acid with his study of Nucleation.

Between 2017 and 2021, his most popular works were:

  • Highly Oxygenated Organic Molecules (HOM) from Gas-Phase Autoxidation Involving Peroxy Radicals: A Key Contributor to Atmospheric Aerosol (129 citations)
  • Self-Catalytic Reaction of SO3 and NH3 To Produce Sulfamic Acid and Its Implication to Atmospheric Particle Formation. (29 citations)
  • The role of highly oxygenated organic molecules in the Boreal aerosol-cloud-climate system (23 citations)

In his most recent research, the most cited papers focused on:

  • Organic chemistry
  • Oxygen
  • Hydrogen

His primary areas of study are Sulfuric acid, Cluster, Molecule, Photochemistry and Aerosol. His studies in Sulfuric acid integrate themes in fields like Reaction rate constant, Computational chemistry, Catalysis and Nucleation. His Cluster research is multidisciplinary, incorporating elements of Atoms in molecules, Atom, Hydrogen bond and Fragmentation, Mass spectrometry.

His Molecule research is multidisciplinary, incorporating perspectives in Reagent and Chemical ionization. His studies examine the connections between Photochemistry and genetics, as well as such issues in Radical, with regards to Organic molecules, Autoxidation, Ground state and Reaction mechanism. His biological study spans a wide range of topics, including Chemical physics, Quantum chemistry, Atmosphere and Atmospheric sciences.

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Best Publications

A large source of low-volatility secondary organic aerosol

Mikael Ehn;Joel A. Thornton;Einhard Kleist;Mikko Sipila.
Nature (2014)

976 Citations

Direct observations of atmospheric aerosol nucleation.

Markku Kulmala;Jenni Kontkanen;Heikki Junninen;Katrianne Lehtipalo.
Science (2013)

706 Citations

Molecular understanding of sulphuric acid-amine particle nucleation in the atmosphere

Joao Almeida;Joao Almeida;Siegfried Schobesberger;Andreas Kürten;Ismael K. Ortega.
Nature (2013)

560 Citations

Amines are likely to enhance neutral and ion-induced sulfuric acid-water nucleation in the atmosphere more effectively than ammonia

Theo Kurten;Ville Loukonen;Hanna Vehkamäki;Markku Kulmala.
Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics (2008)

413 Citations

A new atmospherically relevant oxidant of sulphur dioxide

R. L. Mauldin;R. L. Mauldin;R. L. Mauldin;T. Berndt;Mikko Juhani Sipilä;Mikko Juhani Sipilä;Mikko Juhani Sipilä;P. Paasonen.
Nature (2012)

355 Citations

An Iodide-Adduct High-Resolution Time-of-Flight Chemical-Ionization Mass Spectrometer: Application to Atmospheric Inorganic and Organic Compounds

Ben H. Lee;Felipe D. Lopez-Hilfiker;Claudia Mohr;Theo Kurtén.
Environmental Science & Technology (2014)

282 Citations

Molecular understanding of atmospheric particle formation from sulfuric acid and large oxidized organic molecules

Siegfried Schobesberger;Heikki Junninen;Federico Bianchi;Gustaf Lönn.
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America (2013)

271 Citations

From quantum chemical formation free energies to evaporation rates

I. K. Ortega;O. Kupiainen;T. Kurtén;T. Olenius.
Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics (2012)

229 Citations

Enhancing effect of dimethylamine in sulfuric acid nucleation in the presence of water – a computational study

V. Loukonen;T. Kurtén;I. K. Ortega;H. Vehkamäki.
Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics (2010)

225 Citations

The formation of highly oxidized multifunctional products in the ozonolysis of cyclohexene.

Matti P. Rissanen;Theo Kurtén;Mikko Sipilä;Joel A. Thornton.
Journal of the American Chemical Society (2014)

198 Citations

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Profile was last updated on December 6th, 2021.
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