BA3 Solutions for natural resources and environment

Research Output 1976 2020

2020

The Influence of Fines Material on the Mechanical Performance of Wood Fiber Polypropylene Composites

Sandquist, D., Thumm, A. & Dickson, A. R., 2020, In : BioResources. 15, 1, p. 457-468

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Open Access
Polypropylenes
Aspect ratio
Polymer matrix composites
Wood
Agglomeration
2019
1 Citation (Scopus)

1-Hour Post-OGTT Glucose Improves the Early Prediction of Type 2 Diabetes by Clinical and Metabolic Markers

Peddinti, G., Bergman, M., Tuomi, T. & Groop, L., 1 Apr 2019, In : The Journal of clinical endocrinology and metabolism. 104, 4, p. 1131-1140 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Open Access
Glucose Tolerance Test
Medical problems
Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus
Biomarkers
Glucose

A circular economy for plastics: Insights from research and innovation to inform policy and funding decisions

Crippa, M., De Wilde, B., Koopmans, R., Leyssens, J., Linder, M., Muncke, J., Ritschkoff, A-C., Van Doorsselaer, K., Velis, C. & Wagner, M., 4 Mar 2019, European Commission EC. 244 p.

Research output: Book/ReportReport

Open Access
innovation
plastic
recycling
environmental economics
transparency

A deletion in the STA1 promoter determines maltotriose and starch utilization in STA1+ Saccharomyces cerevisiae strains

Krogerus, K., Magalhães, F., Kuivanen, J. & Gibson, B., 1 Sep 2019, In : Applied Microbiology and Biotechnology. 103, 18, p. 7597-7615 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Open Access
Starch
Saccharomyces cerevisiae
Fermentation
Clustered Regularly Interspaced Short Palindromic Repeats
Glucan 1,4-alpha-Glucosidase

All about the water

Carpen, L., Jafari, S., Salo, S. & Isotahdon, E., 2019, In : World Pipelines. 19, 5, p. 21-26

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleProfessional

2 Citations (Scopus)

All-Wood Composite Material by Partial Fiber Surface Dissolution with an Ionic Liquid

Khakalo, A., Tanaka, A., Korpela, A., Hauru, L. K. J. & Orelma, H., 4 Feb 2019, In : ACS Sustainable Chemistry & Engineering. 7, 3, p. 3195-3202

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Open Access
Ionic Liquids
Ionic liquids
Wood
Dissolution
dissolution

Analysis of cellulose nanocrystals (CNCs) with flow cytometry

Strand, A., Vähäsalo, L., Retulainen, E. & Sundberg, A., 30 Jan 2019, In : Cellulose. 26, 2, p. 959-970 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Open Access
Flow cytometry
Cellulose
Nanocrystals
Kraft pulp
Softwoods
2 Citations (Scopus)

A new protocol for efficient and high yield preparation of cellulose nanofibrils

Peng, Y., Duan, C., Elias, R., Lucia, L. A. & Fu, S., 30 Jan 2019, In : Cellulose. 26, 2, p. 877-887 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Cellulose
Acids
Sulfuric acid
Alkalies
Transparency
8 Citations (Scopus)

Anti-oxidative and UV-absorbing biohybrid film of cellulose nanofibrils and tannin extract

Li, P., Sirviö, J. A., Haapala, A., Khakalo, A. & Liimatainen, H., 2019, In : Food Hydrocolloids. 92, p. 208-217 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

nanofibers
Tannins
films (materials)
Cellulose
tannins
3 Citations (Scopus)

Aqueous-phase reforming of bio-oil aqueous fraction over nickel-based catalysts

Arandia, A., Coronado, I., Remiro, A., Gayubo, A. G. & Reinikainen, M., 21 May 2019, In : International Journal of Hydrogen Energy. 44, 26, p. 13157-13168 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Reforming reactions
acetic acid
spinel
ethyl alcohol
oils

A Small In Vitro Fermentation Model for Screening the Gut Microbiota Effects of Different Fiber Preparations

Tsitko, I., Wiik-Miettinen, F., Mattila, O., Rosa-Sibakov, N., Seppänen-Laakso, T., Maukonen, J., Nordlund, E. & Saarela, M., 18 Apr 2019, In : International Journal of Molecular Sciences. 20, 8, 1925.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Open Access
fermentation
Fermentation
Screening
screening
Microbiota
2 Citations (Scopus)

Assessing the suitability of recovering shrub biowaste involved in wildland fires in the South of Europe through torrefaction mobile units

González Martínez, M., Dupont, C., da Silva Perez, D., Míguez-Rodríguez, L., Grateau, M., Thiéry, S., Tamminen, T., Meyer, X. M. & Gourdon, C., 15 Apr 2019, In : Journal of Environmental Management. 236, p. 551-560 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Fires
shrub
shrubland
fern
Biomass
Computational fluid dynamics
Acids
Mass transfer
Volume fraction
Application programs

Bacterial protein for food and feed generated via renewable energy and direct air capture of CO2: Can it reduce land and water use?

Sillman, J., Nygren, L., Kahiluoto, H., Ruuskanen, V., Tamminen, A., Bajamundi, C., Nappa, M., Wuokko, M., Lindh, T., Vainikka, P., Pitkänen, J. P. & Ahola, J., 2019, In : Global Food Security. 22, p. 25-32 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Open Access
Renewable Energy
bacterial proteins
Bacterial Proteins
renewable energy sources
renewable energy
Open Access
rice bran
Fractionation
functional properties
fractionation
dietary fiber
4 Citations (Scopus)

Biochemical characterization and technofunctional properties of bioprocessed wheat bran protein isolates

Arte, E., Huang, X., Nordlund, E. & Katina, K., 9 Mar 2019, In : Food Chemistry. 289, p. 103-111 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

bioprocessing
protein isolates
Dietary Fiber
wheat bran
Proteins

Bioconjugation with Aminoalkylhydrazine for Efficient Mass Spectrometry-Based Detection of Small Carbonyl Compounds

Thangaraj, S. K., Voutilainen, S., Andberg, M., Koivula, A., Jänis, J. & Rouvinen, J., 20 Aug 2019, In : ACS Omega. 4, 8, p. 13447 - 13453 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Open Access
Carbonyl compounds
Deoxyribose
Mass spectrometry
Hydrazones
Electrospray ionization

Bioenergy RES hybrids: Assessment of status in Finland, Austria, Germany, and Denmark

Hakkarainen, E., Hannula, I. & Vakkilainen, E., 1 Nov 2019, In : Biofuels, Bioproducts and Biorefining. 13, 6, p. 1402-1416 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Open Access
Hybrid systems
Energy conversion
Energy storage
Heating
Economics
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Biomimetic composites with enhanced toughening using silk-inspired triblock proteins and aligned nanocellulose reinforcements

Mohammadi, P., Sesilja Aranko, A., Landowski, C. P., Ikkala, O., Jaudzems, K., Wagermaier, W. & Linder, M. B., 13 Sep 2019, In : Science Advances. 5, 9, eaaw2541.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Open Access
silk
biomimetics
reinforcement
cellulose
proteins
2 Citations (Scopus)

Bioprospecting for brewers: Exploiting natural diversity for naturally diverse beers

Cubillos, F. A., Gibson, B., Grijalva-Vallejos, N., Krogerus, K. & Nikulin, J., 1 Jun 2019, In : Yeast. 36, 6, p. 383-398 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview ArticleScientificpeer-review

Beer
Yeast
Yeasts
Brewing
Saccharomyces

Biorefining of Scots pine using neutral sodium sulphite pulping: investigation of fibre and spent liquor compositions

Hanhikoski, S., Niemelä, K. & Vuorinen, T., Mar 2019, In : Industrial Crops and Products. 129, p. 135-141

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

sulfite pulping
sodium sulfite
biorefining
Pinus sylvestris
delignification
4 Citations (Scopus)

Biotechnological production of glycolic acid and ethylene glycol: current state and perspectives

Salusjärvi, L., Havukainen, S., Koivistoinen, O. & Toivari, M., 1 Feb 2019, In : Applied Microbiology and Biotechnology. 103, 6, p. 2525-2535 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview ArticleScientificpeer-review

Open Access
glycolic acid
Ethylene Glycol
Metabolic Engineering
Metabolic Networks and Pathways
Corynebacterium glutamicum

Bridging the Micro-Macro Gap between Single-Molecular Behavior and Bulk Hydrolysis Properties of Cellulase

Ezaki, T., Nishinari, K., Samejima, M. & Igarashi, K., 7 Mar 2019, In : Physical Review Letters. 122, 9, 5 p., 098102.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

hydrolysis
cellulose
enzymes
molecules
crowding
4 Citations (Scopus)

Capturing CO2 from air: Technical performance and process control improvement

Bajamundi, C. J. E., Koponen, J., Ruuskanen, V., Elfving, J., Kosonen, A., Kauppinen, J. & Ahola, J., 25 Feb 2019, In : Journal of CO2 Utilization. 30, p. 232-239 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Process control
air
Air
Atmospheric humidity
adsorption

CD44 aptamer mediated cargo delivery to lysosomes of retinal pigment epithelial cells to prevent age-related macular degeneration

Chandola, C., Casteleijn, M. G., Chandola, U. M., Gopalan, L. N., Urtti, A. & Neerathilingam, M., Jul 2019, In : Biochemistry and Biophysics Reports. 18, 100642.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Open Access
Retinal Pigments
Macular Degeneration
Lysosomes
Oxidative stress
Epithelial Cells
349 Downloads (Pure)
Open Access
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Cellulose Nanofibril (CNF) Films and Xylan from Hot Water Extracted Birch Kraft Pulps

Borrega, M. & Orelma, H., 1 Aug 2019, In : Applied Sciences. 9, 16, 3436.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Open Access
Cellulose films
Xylans
Kraft pulp
cellulose
Bleached pulp
2 Citations (Scopus)

Cellulose nanofibrils prepared by gentle drying methods reveal the limits of helium ion microscopy imaging

Ketola, A. E., Leppänen, M., Turpeinen, T., Papponen, P., Strand, A., Sundberg, A., Arstila, K. & Retulainen, E., 1 Jan 2019, In : RSC Advances. 9, 27, p. 15668-15677 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Open Access
oxidized cellulose
Helium
Cellulose
Drying
Microscopic examination
1 Citation (Scopus)

CFD simulations of direct-contact condensation of horizontal vapor jets

Pättikangas, T., Peltola, J., Hovi, V., Puustinen, M., Räsänen, A. & Kotro, E., 1 Jan 2019, 18th International Topical Meeting on Nuclear Reactor Thermal Hydraulics, NURETH 2019. cd-rom ed. American Nuclear Society ANS, p. 1583-1596 14 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference article in proceedingsScientificpeer-review

vapor jets
computational fluid dynamics
Contacts (fluid mechanics)
combustion stability
Condensation
5 Citations (Scopus)

Characterization of indigenous Pediococcus pentosaceus, Leuconostoc kimchii, Weissella cibaria and Weissella confusa for faba bean bioprocessing

Rizzello, C. G., Coda, R., Wang, Y., Verni, M., Kajala, I., Katina, K. & Laitila, A., 2 Aug 2019, In : International Journal of Food Microbiology. 302, p. 24-34 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Leuconostoc kimchii
Weissella
Weissella cibaria
Weissella confusa
bioprocessing
1 Citation (Scopus)

Chirality and bound water in the hierarchical cellulose structure

Paajanen, A., Ceccherini, S., Maloney, T. & Ketoja, J. A., 1 Jul 2019, In : Cellulose. 26, 10, p. 5877-5892 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Open Access
Chirality
Cellulose
Water
Freezing
Natural fibers

Chirality and bound water in the hierarchical cellulose structure

Paajanen, A., Ceccherini, S., Maloney, T. & Ketoja, J., Apr 2019.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceConference AbstractScientificpeer-review

Chirality
Cellulose
Water
Water content
Fibers

Climate-friendly hydrocarbons from biogenic carbon dioxide and renewable electricity

Kärki, J., Tsupari, E., Hurskainen, M., Saastamoinen, H. & Melin, K., 25 Jun 2019.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceConference articleScientific

Open Access
Carbon dioxide
Electricity
Hydrocarbons
Demonstrations
Industrial chemicals

Cloning of novel bacterial xylanases from lignocellulose-enriched compost metagenomic libraries

Ellilä, S., Bromann, P., Nyyssönen, M., Itävaara, M., Koivula, A., Paulin, L. & Kruus, K., 2019, In : AMB Express. 9, 1, 124.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Open Access
Metagenomics
Organism Cloning
Soil
Hydrolysis
Enzymes

Colour management in circular economy: Decolourization of cotton waste

Määttänen, M., Asikainen, S., Kamppuri, T., Ilen, E., Niinimäki, K., Tanttu, M. & Harlin, A., 3 Jun 2019, In : Research Journal of Textile and Apparel. 23, 2, p. 134-152 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Open Access
Cotton
Color
Textiles
Dyeing
Refining

Comparison of Organic Food Packaging in Denmark, Finland, Germany, Great Britain and Italy

Paunonen, S., Pitkänen, M., Vähä-Nissi, M., Leminen, V. & Kainusalmi, M., 2019, In : Journal of Applied Packaging Research. 11, 1, p. 88-107 20 p., 6.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Open Access
organic foods
food packaging
supermarkets
Denmark
Finland

Comparison of surface foil materials and dew collectors location in an arid area: a one-year field experiment in Kenya

Tuure, J., Korpela, A., Hautala, M., Hakojärvi, M., Mikkola, H., Räsänen, M., Duplissy, J., Pellikka, P., Petäjä, T., Kulmala, M. & Alakukku, L., 13 Jun 2019, In : Agricultural and Forest Meteorology. 276-277, 107613.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

foil
dew
collectors
Kenya
poly(vinyl chloride)

Compression strength mechanisms of low-density fibrous materials

Ketoja, J. A., Paunonen, S., Jetsu, P. & Pääkkönen, E., 26 Jan 2019, In : Materials. 12, 3, 384.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Open Access
Compaction
Fibers
Imaging techniques
Mechanical testing
Cellulose
1 Citation (Scopus)

Conductive cellulose based foam formed 3D shapes-from innovation to designed prototype

Siljander, S., Keinänen, P., Ivanova, A., Lehmonen, J., Tuukkanen, S., Kanerva, M. & Björkqvist, T., 2019, In : Materials. 12, 3, 430.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Open Access
Cellulose
Foams
Innovation
Surface-Active Agents
Surface active agents

Consumer insight on a snack machine producing healthy and customized foods at point of consumption

Vehmas, K., Lavrusheva, O., Seisto, A., Poutanen, K. & Nordlund, E., 7 Oct 2019, In : British Food Journal. 121, 10, p. 2551-2563

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Open Access
Snacks
snacks
Food
prototypes
ingestion
1 Citation (Scopus)

Contribution of gut microbiota to metabolism of dietary glycine betaine in mice and in vitro colonic fermentation

Koistinen, V. M., Kärkkäinen, O., Borewicz, K., Zarei, I., Jokkala, J., Micard, V., Rosa-Sibakov, N., Auriola, S., Aura, A. M., Smidt, H. & Hanhineva, K., 10 Jul 2019, In : Microbiome. 7, 1, 103.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Open Access
Betaine
Fermentation
Diet
Microbiota
Ruminococcus

Controllable coacervation of recombinantly produced spider silk protein using kosmotropic salts

Mohammadi, P., Jonkergouw, C., Beaune, G., Engelhardt, P., Kamada, A., Timonen, J. V. I., Knowles, T. P. J., Penttilä, M. & Linder, M. B., 16 Oct 2019, In : Journal of Colloid and Interface Science. 560, p. 149-160 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Open Access
Silk
Salts
Proteins
Nucleation
Phase separation

Correction to: Hydrothermally induced changes in the properties of MFC and characterization of the low molar mass degradation products

Hiltunen, S., Koljonen, K., Niemelä, K., Heiskanen, I., Johansson, L. S. & Backfolk, K., 6 Sep 2019, In : Cellulose. 26, 16, p. 8607-8609 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalOther journal contributionScientific

Open Access
Molar mass
Degradation

Correction to: Transparent nanocellulose-pigment composite films (Journal of Materials Science, (2015), 50, 22, (7343-7352), 10.1007/s10853-015-9291-7)

Honorato, C., Kumar, V., Liu, J., Koivula, H., Xu, C. & Toivakka, M., 1 Dec 2019, In : Journal of Materials Science. 54, 24, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalOther journal contributionScientificpeer-review

Open Access
Composite films
Materials science
Rheology
Pigments
Suspensions

Corrigendum to: "TaqMan qPCR for Quantification of Clonostachys rosea Used as a Biological Control Agent Against Fusarium graminearum" [Frontiers in Microbiology, 10, (July) 2019, 1627]

Gimeno, A., Sohlberg, E., Pakula, T., Limnell, J., Keller, B., Laitila, A. & Vogelgsang, S., 13 Aug 2019, In : Frontiers in Microbiology. 10, AUG, 1839.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Open Access
Biological Control Agents
Fusarium
Microbiology
corrigendum
Biofouling
Sulfates
Carbon steel
Groundwater
Bacteria

Coupled APROS-CFD simulation of generic VVER-440 loss of feedwater transient

Rämä, T., Toppila, T., Kättö, J., Hovi, V. & Pättikangas, T., 1 Jan 2019, 18th International Topical Meeting on Nuclear Reactor Thermal Hydraulics, NURETH 2019. cd-rom ed. American Nuclear Society ANS, p. 5652-5666 15 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference article in proceedingsScientificpeer-review

charge flow devices
Computational fluid dynamics
Feedwater pumps
simulation
Trigger circuits
1 Citation (Scopus)

Coupling of PLA and bleached softwood kraft pulp (BSKP) for enhanced properties of biocomposites

Immonen, K., Anttila, U. & Wikström, L., 1 Mar 2019, In : Journal of Thermoplastic Composite Materials. 32, 3, p. 328-341 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Kraft pulp
Softwoods
plasticizers
cellulose
Plasticizers

Crystal Structure of the Catalytic and Cytochrome b Domains in a Eukaryotic Pyrroloquinoline Quinone-Dependent Dehydrogenase

Takeda, K., Ishida, T., Yoshida, M., Samejima, M., Ohno, H., Igarashi, K. & Nakamura, N., Dec 2019, In : Applied and Environmental Microbiology. 85, 24, 13 p., e01692-19.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Open Access
PQQ Cofactor
Cytochromes b
crystal structure
quinones
cytochrome b