Research Output

2020

Assessing similarities between gold ores, concentrates, and tailings with case-based reasoning

Leikola, M., Sauer, C., Rintala, L., Aromaa, J. & Lundström, M., 15 Jan 2020, In : Minerals Engineering. 146, 106113.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Enzymatic Degradation and Pilot-Scale Composting of Cellulose-Based Films with Different Chemical Structures

Leppänen, I., Vikman, M., Harlin, A. & Orelma, H., 1 Feb 2020, In : Journal of Polymers and the Environment. 28, 2, p. 458-470 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Open Access

Integrated acid leaching and biological sulfate reduction of phosphogypsum for REE recovery

Salo, M., Knauf, O., Mäkinen, J., Yang, X. & Koukkari, P., 15 Aug 2020, In : Minerals Engineering. 155, 106408.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Laboratory study of interactions between copper and microorganisms in oxic groundwater

Huttunen-Saarivirta, E., Rajala, P., Bomberg, M. & Carpén, L., 15 Apr 2020, In : Environmental Geotechnics. 7, 2, p. 110-120 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

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1 Citation (Scopus)

Near-zero-waste processing of low-grade, complex primary ores and secondary raw materials in Europe: technology development trends

Spooren, J., Binnemans, K., Björkmalm, J., Breemersch, K., Dams, Y., Folens, K., González-moya, M., Horckmans, L., Komnitsas, K., Kurylak, W., Lopez, M., Mäkinen, J., Onisei, S., Oorts, K., Peys, A., Pietek, G., Pontikes, Y., Snellings, R., Tripiana, M., Varia, J. & 3 others, Willquist, K., Yurramendi, L. & Kinnunen, P., 1 Sep 2020, In : Resources, Conservation and Recycling. 160, 104919.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

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Process simulation and gate-to-gate life cycle assessment of hydrometallurgical refractory gold concentrate processing

Elomaa, H., Sinisalo, P., Rintala, L., Aromaa, J. & Lundström, M., 1 Mar 2020, In : International Journal of Life Cycle Assessment. 25, 3, p. 456-477 22 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

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Ultradeep microbial communities at 4.4 km within crystalline bedrock: Implications for habitability in a planetary context

Purkamo, L., Kietäväinen, R., Nuppunen-Puputti, M., Bomberg, M. & Cousins, C., Mar 2020, In : Life. 10, 1, 2.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

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1 Citation (Scopus)
2019
1 Citation (Scopus)

Environmental remediation of sulfidic tailings with froth flotation: Reducing the consumption of additional resources by optimization of conditioning parameters and water recycling

Nuorivaara, T., Björkqvist, A., Bacher, J. & Serna-Guerrero, R., 15 Apr 2019, In : Journal of Environmental Management. 236, p. 125-133 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

3 Citations (Scopus)

Geopolymers from mining tailings for more sustainable raw material supply

Obenaus-Emler, R., Illikainen, M., Falah, M., Kinnunen, P. & Heiskanen, K., 22 Feb 2019, In : MATEC Web of Conferences. 274, 5 p., 05001.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

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High Diversity in Iron Cycling Microbial Communities in Acidic, Iron-Rich Water of the Pyhäsalmi Mine, Finland

Bomberg, M., Mäkinen, J., Salo, M. & Kinnunen, P., 10 Mar 2019, In : Geofluids. 2019, 17 p., 7401304.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

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1 Citation (Scopus)

Highly diverse aquatic microbial communities separated by permafrost in Greenland show distinct features according to environmental niches

Bomberg, M., Liljedahl, L. C., Lamminmäki, T. & Kontula, A., 11 Jul 2019, In : Frontiers in Microbiology. 10, JULY, 1583.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

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Iron control in atmospheric acid laterite leaching

Miettinen, V., Mäkinen, J., Kolehmainen, E., Kravtsov, T. & Rintala, L., Jul 2019, In : Minerals. 9, 7, 13 p., 404.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

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2 Citations (Scopus)

Laboratory Scale Investigations on Heap (Bio)leaching of Municipal Solid Waste Incineration Bottom Ash

Mäkinen, J., Salo, M., Soini, J. & Kinnunen, P., 2019, In : Minerals. 9, 5, 290.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

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2 Citations (Scopus)

Microbial communities in a former pilot-scale uranium mine in Eastern Finland: Association with radium immobilization

Lusa, M., Knuutinen, J., Lindgren, M., Virkanen, J. & Bomberg, M., 10 Oct 2019, In : Science of the Total Environment. 686, p. 619-640 22 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

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2 Citations (Scopus)

Mine Water as a Resource: Selective Removal and Recovery of Trace Antimony from Mine-Impacted Water

Arnold, M., Kangas, P., Mäkinen, A., Lakay, E., Isomäki, N., Lavén, G., Gericke, M., Pajuniemi, P., Kaartinen, T. & Wendling, L., 9 Mar 2019, In : Mine Water and the Environment. p. 1-16

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

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1 Citation (Scopus)

Ni(II) Interactions in Boreal Paenibacillus sp., Methylobacterium sp., Paraburkholderia sp., and Pseudomonas sp. Strains Isolated From an Acidic, Ombrotrophic Bog

Knuutinen, J., Bomberg, M., Kemell, M. & Lusa, M., 26 Nov 2019, In : Frontiers in Microbiology. 10, 2677.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

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Oil degradation potential of microbial communities in water and sediment of Baltic Sea coastal area

Miettinen, H., Bomberg, M., Nyyssönen, M., Reunamo, A., Jørgensen, K. S. & Vikman, M., 2 Jun 2019, In : PLoS ONE. 14, 7, e0218834.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

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2 Citations (Scopus)

Recovery of Indium and Germanium from Residues of Zinc Plants

Winberg, I., Kangas, P., Rintala, L., Koukkari, P., Drzazga, M., Klejnowska, K. & Prajsnar, R., 6 Feb 2019.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceConference articleScientific

Report on the economic assessment of substitution trajectories: SCRREEN Deliverable D5.3

Karhu, M., Bacher, J., Yli-Rantala, E., Huttunen-Saarivirta, E., Nieves Cordones, P., Martel Martin, S. & del Corte Sanz, M., 26 Feb 2019, European Union. 108 p.

Research output: Book/ReportReport

Open Access

Sequential Bioleaching of Phosphorus and Uranium

Mäkinen, J., Wendling, L., Lavonen, T. & Kinnunen, P., 1 Jun 2019, In : Minerals. 9, 6, 331.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

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2 Citations (Scopus)

The biogeochemistry of gas generation from low-level nuclear waste: Microbiological characterization during 18 years study under in situ conditions

Vikman, M., Marjamaa, K., Nykyri, M., Small, J., Miettinen, H., Liisa, H., Haavisto, T. & Itävaara, M., Jun 2019, In : Applied Geochemistry. 105, p. 55-67 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

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The microbial processes affecting the integrity of copper canister in geological repository of nuclear waste

Rajala, P., Isotahdon, E., Bomberg, M. & Carpen, L., Mar 2019, NACE International Corrosion Conference and Expo 2019. C2019. (NACE - International Corrosion Conference Series).

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

The reduction of selenium(IV) by boreal Pseudomonas sp. strain T5-6-I – Effects on selenium(IV) uptake in Brassica oleracea

Lusa, M., Help, H., Honkanen, A-P., Knuutinen, J., Parkkonen, J., Kalasová, D. & Bomberg, M., Oct 2019, In : Environmental Research. 177, 12 p., 108642.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Towards circular economy in mining: Opportunities and bottlenecks for tailings valorization

Kinnunen, P. H. M. & Kaksonen, A. H., 16 Apr 2019, In : Journal of Cleaner Production. 228, p. 153-160 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

10 Citations (Scopus)
Open Access
2018

Acetate activates deep subsurface fracture fluid microbial communities in Olkiluoto, Finland

Miettinen, H., Bomberg, M. & Vikman, M., 1 Nov 2018, In : Geosciences. 8, 11, 399.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

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2 Citations (Scopus)

Advancing the circular economy through group decision-making and stakeholder involvement

Bacher, J., Pihkola, H., Kujanpää, L. & Mroueh, U-M., 2018, In : Detritus: Multidisciplinary Journal for Waste Resources & Residues. 4, p. 22-35

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

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Assessing the similarity of cyanide-free gold leaching processes: A case-based reasoning application

Leikola, M., Sauer, C., Rintala, L., Aromaa, J. & Lundström, M., 2 Oct 2018, In : Minerals. 8, 10, 24 p., 434.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

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1 Citation (Scopus)

Continuous biological sulfate reduction from phosphogypsum waste leachate

Salo, M., Mäkinen, J., Yang, J., Kurhila, M. & Koukkari, P., 2 Jul 2018, In : Hydrometallurgy. 180, p. 1-6 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

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7 Citations (Scopus)

Corrosion of copper in anoxic ground water in the presence of SRB

Carpen, L., Rajala, P. & Bomberg, M., 2018, In : Corrosion Science and Technology. 17, 4, p. 147-153

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

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Diversity and functionality of archaeal, bacterial and fungal communities in deep Archaean bedrock groundwater

Purkamo, L., Kietäväinen, R., Miettinen, H., Sohlberg, E., Kukkonen, I., Itävaara, M. & Bomberg, M., Jun 2018, In : FEMS Microbiology Ecology. 94, 8, fiy116.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

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3 Citations (Scopus)

Effect of biological pretreatment on metal extraction from flotation tailings for chloride leaching

Altinkaya, P., Mäkinen, J., Kinnunen, P., Kolehmainen, E., Haapalainen, M. & Lundström, M., 1 Dec 2018, In : Minerals Engineering. 129, p. 47-53 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

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4 Citations (Scopus)

EIT Raw Materials Zero-Waste Cluster Networks of Infrastructure: offering research and pilot infrastructure in a zero-waste metallurgical toolbox

De Corte, S., Broos, K., Maul, A., de Soete, W., Kinnunen, P., Paraskevas, D., Joordens, J. & Helsen, J., 2018, Proceedings of the 4th International Symposium on Enhanced Landfill Mining. Jones, P. T. & Machiels, L. (eds.). p. 311-314

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

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Hydrometallurgical approach for leaching of metals from copper rich side stream originating from base metal production

Mohanty, U. S., Rintala, L., Halli, P., Taskinen, P. & Lundström, M., 8 Jan 2018, In : Metals. 8, 1, 40.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

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5 Citations (Scopus)

Investigation of municipal solid waste (MSW) and industrial landfills as a potential source of secondary raw materials

Särkkä, H., Kaartinen, T., Hannus, E., Hirvonen, S., Valjus, T., Lerssi, J., Dino, G. A., Rossetti, P., Griffiths, Z., Wagland, S. T. & Coulon, F., Mar 2018, In : Detritus: Multidisciplinary Journal for Waste Resources & Residues. 1, p. 83-90

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

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Long-term experiment with compacted bentonite

Vikman, M. (ed.), Matusewicz, M., Sohlberg, E., Miettinen, H., Järvinen, J., Itälä, A., Rajala, P., Raulio, M., Itävaara, M., Muurinen, A., Tiljander, M. & Olin, M., 18 Jun 2018, VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland. 36 p. (VTT Technology; No. 332).

Research output: Book/ReportReport

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Mechanical recycling of nanocellulose containing multilayer packaging films

Vartiainen, J., Pasanen, S., Kenttä, E. & Vähä-Nissi, M., 1 Jan 2018, In : Journal of Applied Polymer Science. 135, 19, 46237.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

5 Citations (Scopus)

MSWI BA treated with Advanced Dry Recovery: a field scale study on materials’ leaching properties

Sormunen, L. A., Kaartinen, T. & Rantsi, R., 4 Jul 2018, In : International Journal of Sustainable Engineering. 11, 4, p. 261-271 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

1 Citation (Scopus)

Open circuit potential and leaching rate of pyrite in cupric chloride solution

Elomaa, H., Rintala, L., Aromaa, J. & Lundström, M., 2 Oct 2018, In : Canadian Metallurgical Quarterly. 57, 4, p. 416-421 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Post operation inactivation of acidophilic bioleaching microorganisms using natural chloride-rich mine water

Bomberg, M., Miettinen, H., Wahlström, M., Kaartinen, T., Ahoranta, S., Lakaniemi, A. M. & Kinnunen, P., 1 Sep 2018, In : Hydrometallurgy. 180, p. 236-245 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

3 Citations (Scopus)

Production Technologies of CRM from Primary Resources: SCRREEN deliverables D4.1

Yang, J., Hu, X., Sundqvist, L., Eriksson, J., Yli-Rantala, E., Bacher, J., Drzazga, M. & Retegan, T., 31 Jan 2018, European Union. 267 p.

Research output: Book/ReportReport

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Production technologies of CRM from secondary resources: SCRREEN Deliverable D4.2

Sundqvist Ökvist, L., Hu, X., Eriksson, J., Kotnis, J., Yang, Y., Yli-Rantala, E., Bacher, J., Punkkinen, H., Retegan, T., González Moya, M. & Drzazga, M., 31 Jan 2018, European Union. 186 p.

Research output: Book/ReportReport

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Rare biosphere archaea assimilate acetate in Precambrian terrestrial subsurface at 2.2 km depth

Nuppunen-Puputti, M., Purkamo, L., Kietäväinen, R., Nyyssönen, M., Itävaara, M., Ahonen, L., Kukkonen, I. & Bomberg, M., 13 Nov 2018, In : Geosciences. 8, 11, 418.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

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1 Citation (Scopus)

Sulphate removal from mine water with chemical, biological and membrane technologies

Kinnunen, P., Kyllönen, H., Kaartinen, T., Mäkinen, J., Heikkinen, J. & Miettinen, V., 1 Jan 2018, In : Water Science and Technology. 2017, 1, p. 194-205 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

5 Citations (Scopus)

The biomass and biodiversity of the continental subsurface

Magnabosco, C., Lin, L. H., Dong, H., Bomberg, M., Ghiorse, W., Stan-Lotter, H., Pedersen, K., Kieft, T. L., van Heerden, E. & Onstott, T. C., 1 Oct 2018, In : Nature Geoscience. 11, p. 707-717

Research output: Contribution to journalReview ArticleScientificpeer-review

42 Citations (Scopus)

Valorisation of effluent from metal recovery plant

Nappa, M., Kiipula, K., Kyllönen, H., Kaartinen, T., Pajarre, R. & Kangas, P., 2018, 11th ICARD - IMWA 2018. Curran Associates Inc., p. 157-163

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

2017

Activation of deep subsruface groundwater microorganisms by electron acceptors and donors

Miettinen, H., Vikman, M., Bomberg, M. & Itävaara, M., 2017, p. 49.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceConference AbstractScientific