Veli-Pekka Ronkainen

Veli-Pekka Ronkainen


Special researcher, Manager, Biocenter Oulu light microscopy core facility
Microscopy, bioimage analysis, cellular physiology

15 peer reviewed publications in international journals. The publications have been cited 310 times, of which the most cited publication accounts for 126 citations. The author has a h-index of 9.00. (Scopus)


Interested in advanced state-of-the-art light microscopy techniques form the cellular level to in vivo imaging. Also interested in developing light microscopy techniques and novel applications, as well as cell biology research. PhD thesis in 2012 about cardiomyocyte hypoxia responses, and after that the main research focus has been in collaborations with different research groups utilizing advanced light microscopy techniques. Responsible for arranging light microscopy education and courses for PhD students, post-docs and group leaders. Available also for light microscopy related consultations.