MSc. (Chem.) Tuula Selkälä works as a doctoral student in the cellulose team of the Fiber and Particle Research Unit. She is pursuing her PhD in the field of lignocellulosic materials under supervision of Assoc. Prof. Henrikki Liimatainen. Her research is focused on developing nanocellulose-based materials in deep eutectic solvents (DESs) and studying their performance in selected (waste)water treatment processes, focusing on micropollutant (e.g. pharmaceuticals) removal.