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Docent (Adjunct Prof.)

1 Jan 2019 → …

Docent (Adjunct Prof.), Tampere University of Technology (TUT)

1 Aug 199931 Dec 2018

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Thermal gradients Engineering & Materials Science
bolometers Physics & Astronomy
Energy harvesting Engineering & Materials Science
detectors Physics & Astronomy
Sensors Engineering & Materials Science
Sensor nodes Engineering & Materials Science
Zinc oxide Engineering & Materials Science
wavelengths Physics & Astronomy

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Research Output 1990 2020

Fast and sensitive thermoelectric bolometers based on silicon nanomembranes

Varpula, A., Tappura, K., Tiira, J., Grigoras, K., Viherkanto, K., Ahopelto, J. & Prunnila, M., 2019.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceOther conference contributionScientific

Improving the performance of infrared detectors by plasmonics

Tappura, K., 2019.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceConference PosterScientificpeer-review

Integration of fluidic channels and total internal reflection excitation with supercritical angle fluorescence detection

Tappura, K., Mäyrä, A., Alamäki, M., Kokkonen, A., Aikio, S. & Hiltunen, M., Jun 2019, In : EPJ Web of Conferences. 215, 15002.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle in a proceedings journalScientificpeer-review

Open Access
fluidics
readout
optics
fluorescence
polystyrene
2 Citations (Scopus)

Large-area implementation and critical evaluation of the material and fabrication aspects of a thin-film thermoelectric generator based on aluminum-doped zinc oxide

Tappura, K., Juntunen, T., Jaakkola, K., Ruoho, M., Tittonen, I., Ritasalo, R. & Pudas, M., 18 Sep 2019, In : Renewable Energy. 147, p. 1292-1298 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Zinc oxide
Aluminum
Fabrication
Thin films
Thermal gradients

SAFTIR - a novel point-of-need diagnostic platform for animal health and food safety

Utriainen, M., Saviranta, P., Aikio, S., Hiltunen, M., Kokkonen, A., Mäyrä, A., Alamäki, M., Vasama, H. & Tappura, K., 1 Jan 2019, Precision Livestock Farming 2019: Papers Presented at the 9th European Conference on Precision Livestock Farming, ECPLF 2019. O'Brien, B., Hennessy, D. & Shalloo, L. (eds.). p. 721-726

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

animal health
food safety
fluorescence
biosensors
optics