Nine new conference publications published

1) Possibilities to decrease the extremely low-frequency electric field exposure with a Faraday cage under a 400 kV power line

Rauno Pääkkönen; Lourdes Farrugia; Hiroo Tarao; Fabriziomaria Gobba; Leena Korpinen
2016 Progress in Electromagnetic Research Symposium (PIERS)
Year: 2016
Pages: 2109 – 2112, DOI: 10.1109/PIERS.2016.7734884
IEEE Conference Publications

2) Measurements of leakage magnetic fields from induction heating range using different sized pans

Hiroo Tarao; Noriyuki Hayashi; Leena Korpinen; Katsuo Isaka
2016 Progress in Electromagnetic Research Symposium (PIERS)
Year: 2016
Pages: 2937 – 2939, DOI: 10.1109/PIERS.2016.7735160
IEEE Conference Publications

3) The Electric field exposure of the work tasks from a ladder at 400 kV substations in Finland

Herkko Pirkkalainen; Leena Korpinen; Timo Heiskanen; Mika Penttilä; Jarmo Elovaara
2016 Progress in Electromagnetic Research Symposium (PIERS)
Year: 2016
Pages: 1419 – 1421, DOI: 10.1109/PIERS.2016.7734667
IEEE Conference Publications

4) Directive 2013/35/EU for electromagnetic fields of workers’ exposure and working from the ladder near a 400 kV power line

Leena Korpinen; Rauno Pääkkönen; Lourdes Farrugia; Hiroo Tarao; Fabriziomaria Gobba
2016 Progress in Electromagnetic Research Symposium (PIERS)
Year: 2016
Pages: 2106 – 2108, DOI: 10.1109/PIERS.2016.7734883
IEEE Conference Publications

5) Possibilities to decrease the electric field exposure with a shield over worker under the 400 kV power lines

Rauno Pääkkönen; Leena Korpinen; Hiroo Tarao; Fabriziomaria Gobba
2016 Progress in Electromagnetic Research Symposium (PIERS)
Year: 2016
Pages: 2934 – 2936, DOI: 10.1109/PIERS.2016.7735159
IEEE Conference Publications

6) Examples of extremely low-frequency magnetic field measurements at treatment facilities of a university hospital

Jussi Sankari; Tapio Vahekoski; Timo Seppälä; Leena Korpinen
2016 Progress in Electromagnetic Research Symposium (PIERS)
Year: 2016
Pages: 1416 – 1418, DOI: 10.1109/PIERS.2016.7734666
IEEE Conference Publications

7) Extremely low frequency magnetic fields in the work environment

Lourdes Farrugia; Charles V. Sammut; Giuseppe Gauci; Leena Korpinen
2016 Progress in Electromagnetic Research Symposium (PIERS)
Year: 2016
Pages: 3666 – 3669, DOI: 10.1109/PIERS.2016.7735398
IEEE Conference Publications

8) Extremely low frequency magnetic fields at electric facilities of a hospital

Tapio Vahekoski; Jussi Sankari; Timo Seppälä; Leena Korpinen
2016 Progress in Electromagnetic Research Symposium (PIERS)
Year: 2016
Pages: 1413 – 1415, DOI: 10.1109/PIERS.2016.7734665
IEEE Conference Publications

9) Comparison of the extremely low-frequency electric field meters at 400 kV and 220 kV substations

Herkko Pirkkalainen; Leena Korpinen; Hiroo Tarao; Timo Heiskanen; Mika Penttilä; Jarmo Elovaara
2016 Progress in Electromagnetic Research Symposium (PIERS)
Year: 2016
Pages: 2931 – 2933, DOI: 10.1109/PIERS.2016.7735158
IEEE Conference Publications

Nine new articles published

The first article, Self-Reported Ache, Pain, or Numbness in Feet and Use of Computers amongst Working-Age Finns by Leena Korpinen, Rauno Pääkkönen and Fabriziomaria Gobba, is published in Healthcare 2016, 4(4), 82; doi:10.3390/healthcare4040082, (The Special Issue Occupational Health Issues in the New Millennium)

The second article, The Possibility of Decreasing 50-Hz Electric Field Exposure near 400-kV Power Lines with Arc Flash Personal Protective Equipment by Leena Korpinen, Timo Heiskanen, Herkko Pirkkalainen, Rauno Pääkkönen is published in International journal of environmental research and public health 13(10), October 2016 DOI: 10.3390/ijerph13100942

The third article, Simple estimation of induced electric fields in nervous system tissues for human exposure to non-uniform electric fields at power frequency, by Hiroo Tarao, Hironobu Miyamoto, Leena Korpinen, Noriyuki Hayashi, Katsuo Isaka is published in Physics in Medicine and Biology (Special Issue), Jun 2016

The fourth article, Current densities and total contact currents during forest clearing tasks under 400 kV power lines: Current Densities During Forest Clearing Tasks by Leena Korpinen, Harri Kuisti, Jarmo Elovaara, is published in Bioelectromagnetics, May 2016

The fifth article, Influence of environmental conditions on EMF levels in a span of overhead transmission lines, by Oleksandr Okun, Yurii Kravchenko and Leena Korpinen is published in Progress In Electromagnetics Research C, vol 63, 163-171, 2016

The sixth article: The biomechanical overload of the upper limb: a neglected occupational hazard in animal facility operators by Vincenzo Occhionero Vincenzo Occhionero Rinaldo Ghersi Rinaldo Ghersi , Leena Korpinen, Fabriziomaria Gobba, is published in Ergonomics, Apr 2016

The seventh article, Occupational exposure to electric and magnetic fields during tasks at ground or floor level at 110 kV substations in Finland by Leena Korpinen and Rauno Pääkkönen is published in International journal of occupational safety and ergonomics, Apr 2016

The eighth article, Decreasing the extremely low-frequency electric field exposure with a Faraday cage during work tasks from a man hoist at a 400 kV substation By Herkko Pirkkalainen, Jarmo Elovaara and Leena Korpinen, is published in Progress In Electromagnetics Research M, vol 48, 55-66.

The ninth article, Exposure to biological and chemical agents at biomass power plants by Sirpa Laitinen, Juha Laitinen, Leena Fagernäs, Kirsi Korpijärvi, Leena Korpinen, Kari Ojanen, Marjaleena Aatamila, Mika Jumpponen, Hanna Koponen, Jorma Jokiniemi is published in Biomass and Bioenergy October 2016, vol 93, 78-86, DOI: 10.1016/j.biombioe.2016.06.025

Two new articles published and a forthcoming article

The first article, Blue-Collar Workers’ Accidents and Close Call Situations Connected to the Use of Cell Phones among Finns Aged 18–65 by Leena Korpinen, Rauno Pääkkönen and Fabriziomaria Gobba is published in International Journal of Social, Behavioral, Educational, Economic, Business and Industrial Engineering Vol:10, No:3, 2016, 751- 754

The second article, Comparison of Injuries and Accidents Globally and in Finland by Rauno Pääkkönen and Leena Korpinen is published in International Journal of Social, Behavioral, Educational, Economic, Business and Industrial Engineering Vol:10, No:3, 2016, 786- 789

The forthcoming article, Simple estimation of induced electric fields in nervous system tissues for human exposure to non-uniform electric fields at power frequency by Hiroo Tarao, Hironobu Miyamoto, Leena Korpinen, Noriyuki Hayashi, Katsuo Isaka will be published in Physics in Medicine and Biology (Special Issue)

Sixteen new articles published

The first article, Examples of electromagnetic field (50-100 kHz) emissions from smart meters in Finland by Rauno Pääkkönen, Marko Lundström, Jari Mustaparta and Leena Korpinen was published in Radioprotection 50(3), 225-227 (2015).

The second article, Examples of extremely low-frequency magnetic fields in a Finnish metro station by Leena Korpinen, Artturi Lähdetie, Åke Amundin, Hannu Piippo and Lauri Sydänheimo was published in Radioprotection, Radioprotection 50(3), 229-232 (2015).

The third article, Examples of the Teaching of the Health Questions of Electric and Magnetic Fields at Tampere University of Technology in Finland, by Leena Korpinen and Rauno Pääkkönen, was published in Journal of Physical Science and Application 5 (4) (2015) 277-282.

The fourth article, Self-reported depression and anxiety symptoms and usage of computers and mobile phones among, working-age Finns by Leena Korpinen and Rauno Pääkkönen, was published in International Journal of Occupational Safety and Ergonomics (JOSE), 2015 Vol. 21, No. 2, 221–228.

The fifth article, Cardiac pacemakers in magnetic fields of a shunt reactor at a 400 kV substation by Leena Korpinen, Harri Kuisti, Hiroo Tarao, Jarmo Elovaara ja Vesa Virtanen, was published in International Journal of Occupational Safety and Ergonomics (JOSE), 2015 Vol. 21, No. 2, 229–232.

The sixth article, LED Lighting Interviews and Assessment in Forest Machines by Rauno Pääkkönen, Fabriziomaria Gobba and Leena Korpinen, was published in International Journal of Medical, Health, Biomedical, Bioengineering and Pharmaceutical Engineering Vol:9, No:9, 2015

The seventh article, Ergonomics Aspects of Work with Computers by Leena Korpinen, Rauno Pääkkönen and Fabriziomaria Gobba, was published in International Journal of Social, Behavioral, Educational, Economic, Business and Industrial Engineering Vol:9, No:9, 2015

The eighth article, Possible influences of spark discharges on cardiac pacemakers, by Leena Korpinen, Harri Kuisti, Hiroo Tarao, Vesa Virtanen, Rauno Pääkkönen,Thanh Dovan and Robert Kavet, was published in Health Physics: January 2016 – Volume 110 – Issue 1 – p 1–10.

Eight articles in Bulgarian journal of public health:

  • Comparison of methods to define power line and substation’s busbar wire capacitances in electric field calculation task by Okun, O. & Korpinen, L. 2015 In : Bulgarian journal of public health . Supplement, VII, 2(1), p. 55-61
  • Example measurements of exposure to ELF magnetic fields on the metro station in Finland by Korpinen, L., Lähdetie, A., Amundin, Å., Piippo, H. & Sydänheimo, L. 2015 In : Bulgarian journal of public health . Supplement, VII , 2(1), p. 250-253.
  • Exposure to RF fields during the remote readings of the smart meter in Finland by Pääkkönen, R., Lundström, M., Mustaparta, J. & Korpinen, L. 2015 In : Bulgarian journal of public health . Supplement, VII, 2(1), p. 69-71
  • Health surveillance according to the new EU directive 2013/35/EU:possible criteria by Korpinen, L. & Gobba, F. 2015 In : Bulgarian journal of public health . Supplement, VII , 2(1), p. 127-129.
  • Measurements of magnetic fields and contact currents produced by domestic induction hobs by Tarao, H., Korpinen, L., Hayashi, N. & Isaka, K. 2015 In : Bulgarian journal of public health . Supplement, VII, 2(1), p. 112-114
  • Occupational and environmental exposure to extremely low frequency magnetic fields in a large group of workers by Gobba, F., Rossi, P., Bravo, G., Contessa, G. M. & Korpinen, L. 2015 In : Bulgarian journal of public health . Supplement, VII, 2(1), p. 211-213
  • Possibility to decreasing the 50Hz electric field exposure with different jackets by Korpinen, L. & Pääkkönen, R. 2015 In : Bulgarian journal of public health. Supplement, VII, 2(1), p. 62-65.
  • Preliminary measurements of smart meter electromagnetic field (50-100kHz) emissions in Finland by Pääkkönen, R., Lundström, M., Mustaparta, J. & Korpinen, L. 2015 In : Bulgarian journal of public health . Supplement, VII, 2(1), p. 66-68

Six new articles published

The first article, Examples of occupational exposure to electric and magnetic fields at 110-kV gas-insulated substations (GISs) by Leena Korpinen and Rauno Pääkkönen was published in Radiat Prot Dosimetry 2015 Feb;163(3):394-7. doi: 10.1093/rpd/ncu200.

The second article, Self-reported ache, pain, or numbness in hip and lower back and use of computers and cell phones amongst Finns aged 18-65 by Leena Korpinen, Rauno Pääkkönen and Fabriziomaria Gobba was published in International Journal of Industrial Ergonomics 2015 July; 48: 70-76.

The third article, Accidents and Close Call Situations Connected to the Use of Mobile Phones in Working-Age People ≥ 50 Years Old by Leena Korpinen, Rauno Pääkkönen and Fabriziomaria Gobba was published in International Journal of Social, Behavioral, Educational, Economic and Management Engineering 2015, Vol:9, No:5, 1353-1356

The fourth article, Possible Exposure of Persons with Cardiac Pacemakers to Extremely Low Frequency (ELF) Electric and Magnetic Fields by Leena Korpinen, Rauno Pääkkönen, Fabriziomaria Gobba and Vesa Virtanen was published in International Journal of Medical, Health, Biomedical, Bioengineering and Pharmaceutical Engineering 2015, Vol:9, No:5, 344-347

The fifth article, Examples of electromagnetic field (50-100 kHz) emissions from smart meters in Finland by Rauno Pääkkönen, Marko Lundström, Jari Mustaparta and Leena Korpinen was published online in Radioprotection.

The sixth article, Examples of extremely low-frequency magnetic fields in a Finnish metro station by Leena Korpinen, Artturi Lähdetie, Åke Amundin, Hannu Piippo and Lauri Sydänheimo was published online in Radioprotection.