Tero Luukkonen

Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
Geopolymers and water treatment technology

Fibre and Particle Engineering
Faculty of Technology

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Tero Luukkonen

Assistant Professor Tero Luukkonen has 10+ years experience from R&D and project management positions within start-up companies and academia. His research interests are related to high-value utilization of inorganic industrial side streams: for example, using alkali-activated materials (AAMs) in environmental applications. Specific research topics include:

  • Preparation and modification methods for highly porous AAMs
  • Characterization and chemistry
  • Water and wastewater treatment applications (e.g., adsorbents/ion-exchangers, catalysts, filter materials)

In addition, Dr. Luukkonen has studied alkali-activated binders for construction and organic peracids in wastewater treatment.

Research interests

Researcher information

45

peer reviewed publications in international journals

485

most cited publications

1904

publications citations in total

21.00

publication h-index (Google Scholar)
Tero Luukkonen

Contact information

E-mail

tero.luukkonen@oulu.fi

Phone number

+358505298276

Postal address

P.O. Box 8000, FI-90014 University of Oulu