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17.05.1980
+372 6 398 382
mariliis.sihtmae@kbfi.ee

Career

Institution(s) and position(s)
2007–...   
National Institute of Chemical Physics and Biophysics, Researcher (1,00)
2002–2007   
Chemicals Notification Centre, Senior Specialist, Senior Specialist (1,00)
 
 
Education
2005–2011   
Tallinn University of Technology, Doctoral studies in Chemical and Materials Technology
2002–2004   
Tallinn University of Technology, Master`s degree studies in Chemical and Environmental Protection Technology
1998–2002   
Tallinn University of Technology, Bachelor`s degree studies in Chemical and Environmental Protection Technology
 
 
R&D related managerial and administrative work
2002−...   
Member of Estonian Society of Toxicology
 
 
Additional career information
Complementary training:;
November 4-10 (2018), EUROTOX specialized toxicology course: Regulatory Toxicology, Otočec, Slovenia;
September 28-29 (2017), Chemicals - Air Pollutants, Tallinn University of Technology;
September 26 (2017), Indoor and outdoor Air Quality, Tartu Health Care College;
- Traineeship: Jan. 4-30 (2010), Slovenia, University of Ljubljana, Biotechnical Faculty, fatty acid methyl ester analysis by gas chromatography;
- August 25-29 (2008), Regulatory Toxicology, Kuopio, Finland (RA-COURSES);
- June 2-5 (2008) WMD Commodity Identification Training, Tallinn, Estonia (Estonia Public Service Academy);
- February 11-12 (2008), Methodology of Research, Saku, Estonia (Estonian University of Life Sciences);
- March 1–4 (2006), Doctoral Winter School in “New Production Technologies and Processes at Tallinn University of Technology” , Toila, Estonia;
- March 20-24 (2005), Course on IUCLID and EUSES: Tools for Risk Assessment of Chemical Substances, Elche, Spain (European Chemicals Bureau);
- September 1 (2003) - January 1 (2004), Human Toxicology, Ecotoxicology and Risk Assessment, Uppsala, Sweden (Sweden-Estonia-Latvia-Lithuania Co-project BTox in Uppsala University);
- July 28 - August 1 (2003), OPCW advanced course for personnel involved in the national implementation of the Chemical Weapons Convention, The Hague, The Netherlands ( OPCW - Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons);
- August 26 - September 3 (2002), OPCW basic course for personnel involved in the national implementation of the Chemical Weapons Convention, The Hague, The Netherlands ( OPCW - Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons);
- March-May (2001) Refresher Course PROCEED-21, Sustainable Energy Economy, Tallinn (Tallinn University of Technology);

Qualifications

 
 
Honours & awards
2011, Mariliis Sihtmäe, Stipend from Chemical Abstracts Service (CAS) and selected to participate in the 2011 SciFinder Academic Exchange Program (SAEP)
2010, Mariliis Sihtmäe, ESTIV/Elsevier Young Scientist Award for the best poster presentation
2010, Mariliis Sihtmäe, Young Researcher Stipend (NATO SfP 982590 project workshop)
2009, Mariliis Sihtmäe, Grant from the Steering Committee of 7th World Congress to attend in the 7th World Congress on Alternatives & Animal Use in the Life Sciences
2009, Mariliis Sihtmäe, Scholarship from Activity 6 of the ESF DoRa Programme
2008, Mariliis Sihtmäe, Doctoral research grant
2006, Mariliis Sihtmäe, Bioavailability, toxicity and mobility of main industrial and urban pollutants in soil, sediments and solid wastes
 
 
Field of research
FIELD OF RESEARCH: 1. Biosciences and Environment; 1.9. Research into Substances Hazardous to the Environment
FIELD OF RESEARCH: 4. Natural Sciences and Engineering; 4.11. Chemistry and Chemical Technology
 
 

Completed projects

Publications

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
5.08.2019
17.05.1980
+372 6 398 382
mariliis.sihtmae@kbfi.ee

Teenistuskäik

Töökohad ja ametid
2007–...   
Keemilise ja Bioloogilise Füüsika Instituut, Teadur (1,00)
2002–2007   
Kemikaalide Teabekeskus, peaspetsialist, peaspetsialist (1,00)
 
 
Haridustee
2005–2011   
Tallinna Tehnikaülikool, Keemia- ja materjalitehnoloogia, doktoriõpe
2002–2004   
Tallinna Tehnikaülikool, Keemia- ja keskkonnakaitse tehnoloogia, magistriõpe
1998–2002   
Tallinna Tehnikaülikool, Keemia- ja keskkonnakaitse tehnoloogia, bakalaureuseõpe
 
 
Teadusorganisatsiooniline ja -administratiivne tegevus
2002−...   
Eesti Toksikoloogia Seltsi liige
2004−2005   
Uute ainete (põlevkivikemikaalide) toksikoloogiliste testtulemuste interpreteerimine koos Suurbritannia ekspertidega
 
 
Teenistuskäigu lisainfo
Täiendkoolitus:;
- 4.-10.november (2018), EUROTOX-i kursus: Regulatoorne toksikoloogia, Otočec, Sloveenia;
- 28.- 29.september (2017), Kemikaalid - õhu saasteained, Tallinna Tehnikaülikool;
- 26.september (2017), Sise – ja välisõhu kvaliteet, Tartu Tervishoiu Kõrgkool;
- Praktika: 4.-30. jaanuar (2010), Sloveenia Ljubljana Ülikooli biotehnoloogia õppetool, rasvhapete metüülestrite gaaskromatograafiline analüüs;
- 25-29.august (2008), Regulatoorne toksikoloogia, Kuopio, Soome (RA-COURSES);
- 2-5. juuni (2008) Strateegiliste kaupade tundmise koolitus, Tallinn, Eesti (Sisekaitseakadeemia);
- 11-12.veebruar (2008), Teadustöö metodoloogia, Saku, Eesti (Eesti Maaülikool);
- 01–04.märts (2006), Uute tootmistehnoloogiate ja -protsesside doktorikooli talvekool, Toila, Eesti;
- 20-24.märts (2005), Programmide IUCLID ja EUSES kursus, Elche, Hispaania (Euroopa Kemikaalide Büroo);
- 01. september (2003) - 23.jaanuar (2004), Toksikoloogia, ökotoksikoloogia ja kemikaalide riski hindamine, Uppsala, Rootsi (Rootsi-Eesti-Läti-Leedu haridusprojekt BTox Uppsala Ülikoolis);
- 28.juuli - 1.august (2003), Keemiarelvade väljatöötamise, tootmise, varumise ja kasutamise keelustamise ning nende hävitamise konventsiooni kursus edasijõudnutele, Haag, Holland (Keemiarelvade Keelustamise Organisatsioon);
- 26.august - 3.september (2002), Keemiarelvade väljatöötamise, tootmise, varumise ja kasutamise keelustamise ning nende hävitamise konventsiooni põhikursus, Haag, Holland (Keemiarelvade Keelustamise Organisatsioon);
- märts-mai (2001) Säästliku energiamajanduse koolitusprogramm PROCEED-21, Tallinn, Eesti (Tallinna Tehnikaülikooli täiendkoolitus);

Kvalifikatsioon

 
 
Teaduspreemiad ja tunnustused
2011, Mariliis Sihtmäe, Chemical Abstracts Service (CAS) stipendium ja välja valitud osalemaks programmis 2011 SciFinder Academic Exchange Program (SAEP)
2010, Mariliis Sihtmäe, ESTIV/Elsevier noore teadlase auhind parima poster-ettekande eest
2010, Mariliis Sihtmäe, Noore teadlase stipendium (NATO SfP 982590 projekti seminar)
2009, Mariliis Sihtmäe, WC7 juhtkomitee toetus osalemaks 7. Maailma Kongressil loomkatsete ja nende alternatiivide kasutamisest loodusteadustes
2009, Mariliis Sihtmäe, ESF DoRa programmi tegevus 6 stipendium
2008, Mariliis Sihtmäe, Doktorandi teadustöö toetus
2006, Mariliis Sihtmäe, Stipendium ETF 2003 / ETF5551 "Keskkonnaohtlike ainete biokättesaadavus, toksilisus ja liikuvus mullas, setetes ja tahketes jäätmetes"
 
 
Teadustöö põhisuunad
VALDKOND: 1. Bio- ja keskkonnateadused; 1.9. Keskkonnaohtlikke aineid käsitlevad uuringud
VALDKOND: 4. Loodusteadused ja tehnika; 4.11. Keemia ja keemiatehnika

Lõppenud projektid

Publikatsioonid

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
5.08.2019
  • Found 18 results
ProgramTypeNumberNameProject startProject endPrincipal investigatorInstitutionFinancing
MUUAR12003Reduction of CO2 emission of CFB boiler by enrichment of combustion air with oxygen01.01.201231.12.2014Tõnu PihuTallinn University of Technology ; Tallinn University of Technology , Faculty of Mechanical Engineering, Department of Thermal Engineering , Chair of Thermal Power Equipment689 970,00 EUR
MUUKBFI,MG-12 (3.2.0501.11-0024)Reduction of CO2 emission of CFB boiler by enrichment of combustion air with oxygen01.01.201231.12.2014Kaja KasemetsNational Institute of Chemical Physics and Biophysics77 467,00 EUR
ETFETF5632Devolatilization study of Estonian oil-shales and related materials during pyrolysis.01.01.200331.12.2006Vahur OjaTallinn University of Technology , Faculty of Chemical and Materials Technology29 248,98 EUR
MUUKBFI,MG-4 (037017 (EU contract))EU FP6 Optimized Strategies for Risk assessment of industrial chemicals through integration of non-test and test information (OSIRIS)01.04.200730.09.2011Anne KahruNational Institute of Chemical Physics and Biophysics199 618,51 EUR
MUUKBFI,MG-9EU INTERREG IV-A Project Risk Management and Remediation of Chemical Accidents (RIMA)01.01.201131.12.2013Irina BlinovaNational Institute of Chemical Physics and Biophysics257 897,00 EUR
MUUVEU18045 Identification of Member State guidance and support material linked to exposure to dangerous substances at work places and input into the HWC 18-19 ‘Practical tools and guidance‘-database. Northern and Western countries17.09.201817.04.2019Karin Reinhold; Marina JärvisTallinn University of Technology , School of Business and Governance, Department of Business Administration43 500,00 EUR
ETFETF5551Bioavailability, toxicity and mobility of main industrial and urban pollutants in soil, sediments and solid wastes01.01.200331.12.2006Anne KahruNational Institute of Chemical Physics and Biophysics34 691,24 EUR
SFSF0690063s08Mechanisms and interactions in toxicology and toxinology: in vitro models01.01.200831.12.2013Anne KahruNational Institute of Chemical Physics and Biophysics1 126 446,52 EUR
RITA1SubprojectRITA1/02-10-08Opportunities for mitigation of bee losses01.01.201931.12.2021Anne KahruNational Institute of Chemical Physics and Biophysics0,00 EUR
ETFETF6956Bioavailability and (eco)toxicity of metal oxide nanoparticles: effects and mechanisms01.01.200731.12.2010Anne KahruNational Institute of Chemical Physics and Biophysics54 053,92 EUR
MUUKBFI,KTL-1 (Grant agreement no: 309314)MODeling the EnviRonmental and human health effects of Nanomaterials (MODERN)01.01.201331.12.2015Anne KahruNational Institute of Chemical Physics and Biophysics160 280,00 EUR
IUTIUT23-5Nano(eco)toxicology and beyond (ToxBe)01.01.201431.12.2019Anne KahruNational Institute of Chemical Physics and Biophysics1 327 800,00 EUR
EMPEMP45Environmental impact of oil shale combustion ashes on topsoils in Narva Powerplants region : combined geochemical and ecotoxicological approach 01.06.200831.05.2010Liidia BitjukovaNational Institute of Chemical Physics and Biophysics; Tallinn University of Technology , Institute of Geology at TUT50 479,97 EUR
MUUKBFI,MG-13 (30.7-7/2174-3)Science-based forecast and quantification of risks to properly and timely react to hazards impacting Estonian mainland, air space, water bodies and coasts01.01.201231.12.2014Anne KahruNational Institute of Chemical Physics and Biophysics114 300,00 EUR
SFSF0142719s06Intensification of technological processes for the solution of actual environmental problems01.01.200631.12.2011Rein MunterTallinn University of Technology , Faculty of Chemical and Materials Technology509 599,89 EUR
SFSF0222601Bs03Toxicological risk assessment in vitro01.01.200331.12.2007Anne KahruNational Institute of Chemical Physics and Biophysics275 855,46 EUR
MUUVA16060„Mapping of EU-information material linked to exposure to dangerous substances at work places“15.12.201619.09.2017Karin ReinholdTallinn University of Technology , School of Business and Governance, Department of Business Administration31 200,00 EUR
MUUKBFI,KTL-3Välisõhu esmatähtsuseta saasteainete piirnormide uue kontseptsiooni välja töötamine01.01.201631.12.2017Mariliis SihtmäeNational Institute of Chemical Physics and Biophysics146 880,00 EUR