väitöskirja tutkimus biotalous bioeconomy dissertation PhD

Recent dissertations

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Faculty of Technology

Pasi Karinkanta, Dry fine grinding of Norway spruce (Picea abies) wood in impact-based fine grinding mills

Terhi Suopajärvi, Functionalized nanocelluloses in wastewater treatment applications


Research Unit of Sustainable Chemistry

Henrik Romar, Biomass gasification and catalytic conversion of synthesis gas : characterisation of cobalt catalysts for Fischer-Tropsch synthesis

Anne Heponiemi, Catalytic wet air oxidation of industrial wastewaters : oxidation of bisphenol A over cerium supported metal catalysts



Department of Biology

Suvi Sutela, Genetically modified silver birch and hybrid aspen: target and non-target effects of introduced traits

Elina Virtanen, Effects of haulm killing and gibberellic acid on seed potato (Solanum tuberosum L.) and techniques for micro- and minituber production in northern latitudes


Department of Physics and Chemistry

Sari Tuomikoski, Utilisation of gasification carbon residues - Activation, characterisation and use as an adsorbent


Faculty of Technology

Jani Kangas, Separation process modelling. Highlighting the predictive capabilities of the models and the robustness of the solving strategies

Katja Ohenoja, Particle size distribution and suspension stability in aqueous submicron grinding of CaCO3 and TiO2

Kaisa Ukkonen, Improvement of recombinant protein production in shaken cultures: focus on aeration and enzyme-controlled glucose feeding



Department of Biology

Pavlo Ardanov, Priming capacities of endophytic Methylobacterium sp. on potato (Solanum tuberosum L.)


Department of Chemistry

Audrey Hernoux-Villière, Catalytic depolymerisation of starch-based industrial waste: use of non-conventional activation methods and novel reaction media

Juho Hokkanen, Liquid chromatography/mass spectrometry of bioactive secondary metabolites – in vivo and in vitro studies

Jana Holm, Catalytic pretreatment and hydrolysis of fibre sludge into reducing sugars

Matti Kuokkanen, Development of an eco- and material-efficient pellet production chain—a chemical study


Department of Process and Environmental Engineering

Maiju Hietala, Extrusion Processing of Wood-Based Biocomposites

Liisa Mäkinen, Improvement of resource efficiency in deinked pulp mill



Department of Chemistry

Timo Rousu, Liquid chromatography–mass spectrometry in drug metabolism studies


Department of Process and Environmental Engineering

Laura Kupiainen, Dilute acid catalysed hydrolysis of cellulose – extension to formic acid

Mika Körkkö, On the analysis of ink content in recycled pulps

Jaakko Soini, Effects of environmental variations in Escherichia coli fermentations



Department of Biology

Soile Jokipii-Lukkari, Endogenous haemoglobins and heterologous Vitreoscilla haemoglobin in hybrid aspen

Jaana Vuosku, A matter of life and death - polyamine metabolism during zygotic embryogenesis of pine


Department of Chemistry

Jarkko Heikkinen, Sol-gel chemistry in protein immobilization onto solid substrates

Mikko Junttila, On the hydrolysis step and stoichiometric oxidants in Sharpless asymmetric dihydroxylations

Juho Sirviö, Dialdehyde cellulose (DAC): Advanced periodate oxidation of birch cellulose and further derivatization to be used in flocculation applications


Department of Process and Environmental Engineering

Narendar Kumar Khatri, Optimisation of recombinant protein production in Pichia pastoris: Single-chain antibody fragment model protein

Ossi Laitinen, Utilisation of tube flow fractionation in fibre and particle analysis

Ilkka Malinen, Improving the robustness with modified bounded homotopies and problem-tailored solving procedures



Department of Biology

Katja Karppinen, Biosynthesis of hypericins and hyperforins in Hypericum perforatum L. (St. John’s wort) – precursors and genes involved


Department of Chemistry

Juha Heiskanen, Synthesis of 4-substituted tris-(8-hydroxyquinoline)aluminum derivatives and their photophysical properties

Omar Walaa, Synthesis of 4-substituted-8-hydroxyquinolines with biological activities and the photoluminescence and electroluminescence properties of their aluminium complexes


Department of Process and Environmental Engineering

Antti Haapala, Paper machine white water treatment in channel flow: integration of passive deaeration and selective flotation

Sanna Taskila, Improved enrichment cultivation of selected food-contaminating bacteria


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