Tapio Werder is the current editor in chief of the PPCHEM® journal.
He started his work for the journal in 2014 as an editorial assistant, and in 2015 the responsibility for finding appropriate submissions and for the production of the journal as the editor in chief was handed over to him completely.
As a member of the management at PPCHEM AG he is responsible for all administrative tasks and the organization of the international conferences and seminars.
From 2015 to 2022 he was the secretary of the Swiss Committee for the Properties of Water and Steam (SCPWS) – the Swiss national committee of IAPWS. In 2022, SCPWS merged with the German national committee of IAPWS to form the German-Swiss Association for the Properties of Water and Steam – GSAPWS, where Tapio Werder acts as the 2nd deputy in the board of the assocation.