Annu Rusanen

Annu Rusanen works as a postdoctoral researcher in the Research Unit of Sustainable Chemistry. Her research focuses on the utilization of biomass-based by-products, especially for the production of so-called high value-added chemicals. Also various catalytic solutions are part of her research area; for the fractionation of biomass and for the production of biomass-based chemicals (such as HMF and furfural).

Research interests

  • biochemicals
  • furfural
  • HMF
  • biomass
  • catalytic conversion
  • carbon catalysts

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Visiting address

University of Oulu
Faculty of Technology
Research Unit of Sustainable Chemistry
Room PR405-2

Postal address

P.O. BOX 4300
90014 University of Oulu