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I am developing and applying the Apros simulation software for process modelling and dynamic simulation in various industry sectors. My major research interests include process modelling, dynamic system-wide simulation, energy systems, industrial applications, automation, process control, and modelling of fluid properties.

External positions

Staff Scientist, Nalco Finland Oy

24 Oct 200431 Aug 2009


  • TA Engineering (General). Civil engineering (General)
  • Energy, power plant, papermaking, marine, modelling, simulation, dynamic simulation
  • TP Chemical technology
  • chemical engineering

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Automation Engineering & Materials Science
Steam Engineering & Materials Science
Solar energy Engineering & Materials Science

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Projects 2017 2017

Research Output 1996 2019

Cloud-based framework for simulation-based optimisation of ship energy systems

Lappalainen, J. T. J., Korvola, T., Nurminen, J. K., Lepistö, V. & Mäki-Jouppila, T., 8 May 2019, p. 65-71.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceConference articleScientificpeer-review

Dynamic simulation in development of contemporary energy systems: Oxy combustion case study

Sachajdak, A., Lappalainen, J. & Mikkonen, H., 3 Jun 2019, In : Energy. 181, p. 964-973 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Computer simulation
Carbon capture
Power plants

Dynamic simulation of the circulating fluidized bed loop performance under the various operating conditions

Kim, S., Choi, S., Lappalainen, J. & Song, T. H., 1 Nov 2019, In : Proceedings of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers Part A: Journal of Power and Energy. 233, 7, p. 901-913 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Fluidized beds
Computer simulation
Flow of gases
3 Citations (Scopus)

Modelling a molten salt thermal energy system: A validation study

Lappalainen, J., Hakkarainen, E., Sihvonen, T., Rodríguez-García, M. M. & Alopaeus, V., Jan 2019, In : Applied Energy. 233-234, p. 126-145 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Open Access
Thermal energy
Molten materials
Energy storage

Perspectives of experimental and theoretical studies on a thermal energy storage facility

Sihvonen, T., Lappalainen, J., Hakkarainen, E. & Rodríguez-García, M. M., 25 Jul 2019, SolarPACES 2018: International Conference on Concentrating Solar Power and Chemical Energy Systems. Richter, C. (ed.). American Institute of Physics AIP, 200029. (AIP Conference Proceedings, Vol. 2126).

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

Open Access
Thermal energy
Energy storage
Heat losses