Timo Liimatainen

Timo Liimatainen


Medical Imaging

54 peer reviewed publications in international journals. The publications have been cited 954 times, of which the most cited publication accounts for 82 citations. The author has a h-index of 19.00. (Web of Science)


Timo Liimatainen received his M.Sc. (2003) and Ph.D. (2007) degrees in Medical Physics at University of Kuopio, Kuopio, Finland. After Ph.D, he was a post doc reseacher at Center for Magnetic Resonance Research, University of Minnesota, USA. He returned back to Kuopio 2009 and started cardiac magnetic resonance imaging at A.I.Virtanen Institute as senior researcher. He got Adjunct professorship 2011 and medical physicist qualification 2017. Currently he is a group leader at MIPT, Oulu, FInland. His research interests include development of magnetic resonance imaging methods and applications to cardiac imaging.

Research interests

  • Magnetic resonance imaging
  • Cardiac imaging
  • Medical imaging

Selected Publications

Research groups

  • Group Leader, Timo Liimatainen group: Cardiovascular Imaging

Thesis supervisions