Research Output 1995 2019

2019
Biofouling
Sulfates
Carbon steel
Groundwater
Bacteria

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

Froth flotation
Water recycling
Tailings
Flotation
conditioning

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

Open Access
tailings
mining industry
rock
mineral processing
backfill

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

Open Access
microbial community
iron
water
gene
bacterium

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

Open Access
Greenland
Lakes
Groundwater
Ice
rRNA Genes
1 Citation (Scopus)

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

Open Access
laterite
Leaching
leaching
Iron
iron
1 Citation (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

Open Access
Ashes
bottom ash
Waste incineration
Municipal solid waste
incineration
1 Citation (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

Open Access
Uranium mines
Radium
radium
immobilization
microbial community

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

Open Access
1 Citation (Scopus)

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

Open Access
Baltic Sea
Oceans and Seas
microbial communities
Sediments
Oils

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

Germanium
Indium
Zinc
Recovery
Bearings (structural)

Report on the economic assessment of substitution trajectories

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. (SCRREEN deliverable; No. D5.3).

Research output: Book/ReportReport

Open Access
substitution
value chain
economics
economy
1 Citation (Scopus)

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

Open Access
Bioleaching
Uranium
Phosphorus
uranium
phosphorus

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

Open Access
Biogeochemistry
Radioactive Waste
biogeochemistry
Radioactive wastes
radioactive waste

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

repository
radioactive waste
corrosion
copper
electrochemical method

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

Brassica
Selenium
Pseudomonas
selenium
Bacteria

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

Tailings
tailings
Mineral industry
Raw materials
mining industry
Open Access
mining industry
tailings
metal
economics
thesis
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

Open Access
microbial community
acetate
fluid
bedrock
electron

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

Open Access
Circular economy
Stakeholder involvement
Group decision making
Multicriteria decision-making
Value chain

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

Open Access
Case based reasoning
Cyanides
cyanide
Leaching
gold
6 Citations (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

Open Access
Sulfates
Pollution control
Bioreactors
Rare earth elements
Phosphorus

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

Open Access
sulfate-reducing bacterium
corrosion
copper
groundwater
biofilm
3 Citations (Scopus)

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

Open Access
Groundwater
microbial community
Archean
bedrock
Archaea
2 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

Open Access
Tailings
Cobalt
Flotation
Nickel
cobalt

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

Open Access
5 Citations (Scopus)

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

Open Access
Leaching
Copper
Metals
Raw materials
Nickel

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

Open Access
municipal solid waste
landfill
aluminum
metal
slag
62 Downloads (Pure)

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

Open Access
File
bentonite
copper
oxic conditions
experiment
long-term experiment
3 Citations (Scopus)

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

Low density polyethylenes
Polyethylene
Recycling
Packaging
Multilayers

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

Leaching
Recovery
Lysimeters
Antimony
Civil engineering

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

Pyrites
Leaching
Dissolution
Networks (circuits)
Current density
2 Citations (Scopus)

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

Bioleaching
Microorganisms
Chlorides
Iron
Water

Production Technologies of CRM from Primary Resources

Yang, J., Hu, X., Sundqvist, L., Eriksson, J., Yli-Rantala, E., Bacher, J., Drzazga, M. & Retegan, T., 31 Jan 2018, European Union. 267 p. (SCRREEN deliverables, Vol. D4.1).

Research output: Book/ReportReport

Open Access
sheet flow
tailings
mineral
resource

Production technologies of CRM from secondary resources: SCRREEN 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. (SCRREEN deliverable; No. D4.2).

Research output: Book/ReportReport

Open Access
resource

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

Open Access
biosphere
Precambrian
acetate
microbial community
metabolite
5 Citations (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

Membrane technology
Gypsum
gypsum
Reverse osmosis
sulfate
26 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

lithology
biodiversity
biomass
heat flow
total organic carbon

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

Metal recovery
Alkalies
Effluents
Screening
Reverse osmosis
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

Advancing circular economy through group decision-making and stakeholder involvement

Bachér, J., Pihkola, H., Kujanpää, L. & Mroueh, U-M., 2017. 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceConference articleScientific

stakeholder
recycling
decision making
life cycle
learning

Analysis of bacterial B-diversity combining datasets from different sequencing projects

Edlund, J., Pedersen, K., Bomberg, M. & Miettinen, H., 2017, p. 79-80.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceConference AbstractScientific

8 Citations (Scopus)

Application of encapsulated superabsorbent polymers in cementitious materials for stimulated autogenous healing

Pelto, J., Leivo, M., Gruyaert, E., Debbaut, B., Snoeck, D. & De Belie, N., 2017, In : Smart Materials and Structures. 26, 10, 105043.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

healing
Mortar
Polymers
polymers
Water
5 Citations (Scopus)

Arsenic removal from mine waters with sorption techniques

Kaartinen, T., Laine-Ylijoki, J., Ahoranta, S., Korhonen, T. & Neitola, R., 1 Jun 2017, In : Mine Water and the Environment. 36, 2, p. 199-208 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Arsenic
Sorption
arsenic
sorption
Water

Biodegradation of low-level radioactive waste under in situ conditions

Vikman, M., Itävaara, M. & Paaso, M., 2017.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceConference PosterScientific

Open Access

CO2 and carbonate as substrate for the activation of the microbial community in 180 m deep bedrock fracture fluid of Outokumpu Deep Drill Hole, Finland

Malin, B., Raulio, M., Jylhä, S., Mueller, C. W., Höschen, C., Rajala, P., Purkamo, L., Kietäväinen, R., Ahonen, L. & Itävaara, M., 2017, In : AIMS Microbiology. 3, 4, p. 846-871 26 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Open Access
Carbonates
Groundwater
Carbon Monoxide
Finland
Carbon
1 Citation (Scopus)

Comparison of reductive and oxidative bioleaching of jarosite for valuable metals recovery

Mäkinen, J., Salo, M., Hassinen, H. & Kinnunen, P., 2017, 22nd International Biohydrometallurgy Symposium. Hedrich, S., Rübberdt, K., Glombitza, F., Sand, W., Schippers, A., Véliz, M. V. & Willscher, S. (eds.). p. 24-27 4 p. (Solid State Phenomena, Vol. 262).

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

jarosite
zinc
gallium
indium
germanium

Compositions of the Microbial Consortia Present in Biological Sulphate Reduction Processes During Mine Effluent Treatment

Salo, M., Bomberg, M., Grewar, T., Seepei, L., Gericke, M. & Arnold, M., 2017, Proceedings IMWA 2017 . Lappeenranta University of Technology, Vol. 1. p. 14-22 (LUT Scientific and Expertise Publications: Research Reports, Vol. 63).

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

bioreactor
effluent
sulfate
sulfate-reducing bacterium
microbial community

Condition monitoring, thermal and radiation degradation of polymers inside NPP containments (COMRADE)

Sipilä, K., Joki, H., Lavonen, T., Paajanen, A., Penttilä, S., Granlund, M., Bondesson, A. & Jansson, A., 2017, SAFIR2018 - The Finnish Research Programme on Nuclear Power Plant Safety 2015-2018: Interim Report. VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland, p. 274-285 (VTT Technology, Vol. 294).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter or book articleProfessional

Open Access

Corrosion Behavior of Copper in Simulated Anoxic Groundwater Inoculated with Sulfate Reducing Bacteria and Methanogens

Carpén, L., Huttunen-Saarivirta, E., Rajala, P. & Bomberg, M., 1 Jan 2017, Corrosion Conference and Expo 2017. Vol. 5. p. 3686-3700 15 p. (NACE - International Corrosion Conference Series, Vol. 5).

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

Methanogens
Bentonite
Sulfates
Copper
Groundwater