Mika Vähä-Nissi

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19992020

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Research Output

1999

Application of atomic force microscopy in pigment and dispersion coating analyses

Rissa, K., Lepistö, T., Vähä-Nissi, M. & Savolainen, A., 1999, Proceedings of the 1999 TAPPI Advanced Coating Fundamentals Symposium, Toronto, Canada, 1999. TAPPI Press, p. 175-189 15 p.

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

6 Citations (Scopus)
2001

Coated greaseproof paper as barrier material

Vähä-Nissi, M., Kuusipalo, J. & Savolainen, A., 2001, In : Paperi ja puu. 83, p. 138-141

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Citations (Scopus)
2006

Hydrophobic polymers as barrier dispersion coatings

Vähä-Nissi, M., Kervinen, K., Savolainen, A., Egolf, S. & Lau, W., 5 Aug 2006, In : Journal of Applied Polymer Science. 101, 3, p. 1958-1962 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

13 Citations (Scopus)
2007

New tools for aroma barrier testing

Vǎhǎ-Nissi, M., Hjelt, T., Jokio, M., Kokkonen, R., Kukkonen, J. & Mikkelson, A., 1 Dec 2007, TAPPI Press - 11th TAPPI European Place Conference 2007. Vol. 2. p. 929-962 34 p.

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

2 Citations (Scopus)
2008

Erratum: New method for aroma barrier testing (Packaging Technology and Science)

Vähä-Nissi, M., Hjelt, T., Jokio, M., Kokkonen, R., Kukkonen, J. & Mikkelson, A., 1 Nov 2008, In : Packaging Technology and Science. 21, 7, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalOther journal contribution

Open Access

New method for aroma barrier testing

Vähä-Nissi, M., Hjelt, T., Jokio, M., Kokkonen, R., Kukkonen, J. & Mikkelson, A., 1 Nov 2008, In : Packaging Technology and Science. 21, 7, p. 425-431 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Citations (Scopus)

Tool for measuring diffusion of aromas through packaging materials

Vähä-Nissi, M., Hjelt, T., Kokko, A., Kokkonen, R. & Mikkelson, A., 1 Dec 2008.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceConference articleScientificpeer-review

2 Citations (Scopus)
2009

Effect of foodstuff on barrier properties of packaging materials

Mikkelson, A., Vähä-Nissi, M. & Aurela, B., 1 Dec 2009, TAPPI Press - 12th European PLACE Conference 2009. Vol. 1. p. 460-492 33 p.

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

1 Citation (Scopus)

Hemicelluloses from biomass to applications

Talja, R., Fuhrmann, A., Krogerus, B. & Vähä-Nissi, M., 2009, Proceedings of The 7th Biennial Johan Gullichsen Colloquium FOREST BIOMASS – QUO VADIS. Finnish Paper Engineers’ Association, p. 77-84

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

Influence of paperboard on bond formation and strength of adhesive joint

Vähä-Nissi, M., Korin, C., Seppänen, R., Laine, C. & Hallbäck, N., 1 Dec 2009, TAPPI Press - 12th European PLACE Conference 2009. Vol. 2. p. 1743-1787 45 p.

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

2010

A New birch xylan derivative by aqueous benzylation

Talja, R., Shan, J., Vähä-Nissi, M., King, A. W. T., Kilpeläinen, I. & Poppius-Levlin, K., 2010, 11th European Workshop on Lignocellulosics and Pulp: Proceedings. p. 403-406

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference article in proceedingsScientific

Aqueous Dispersions from Biodegradable/Renewable Polymers

Vähä-Nissi, M., Laine, C., Talja, R., Mikkonen, H., Hyvärinen, S. & Harlin, A., 2010, TAPPI PLACE 2010 Conference Proceedings. TAPPI Press

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference article in proceedingsScientific

7 Citations (Scopus)

Atomic layer deposited aluminum oxide barrier coatings for packaging materials

Hirvikorpi, T., Vähä-Nissi, M., Mustonen, T., Iiskola, E. & Karppinen, M., 2010, In : Thin Solid Films. 518, 10, p. 2654-2658

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

91 Citations (Scopus)

Atomic layer deposition as a means to fabricate thin barrier layers on packaging materials

Hirvikorpi, T., Vähä-Nissi, M., Harlin, A. & Karppinen, M., 2010.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceConference articleScientific

Atomic layer deposition as a means to fabricate thin barrier layers on packaging materials

Hirvikorpi, T., Vähä-Nissi, M., Harlin, A. & Karppinen, M., 2010.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceConference articleScientific

Comparison of some coating techniques to fabricate barrier layers on packaging materials

Hirvikorpi, T., Vähä-Nissi, M., Harlin, A. & Karppinen, M., 2010, In : Thin Solid Films. 518, 19, p. 5463-5466

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

52 Citations (Scopus)

Effect of corona pre-treatment on the performance of gas barrier layers applied by atomic layer deposition onto polymer coated paperboard

Hirvikorpi, T., Vähä-Nissi, M., Harlin, A., Marles, J., Miikkulainen, V. & Karppinen, M., 2010, In : Applied Surface Science. 257, 3, p. 736 - 740

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

46 Citations (Scopus)

Effect of printing parameters on delamination of board in sheet fed offset printing

Vähä-Nissi, M., Kela, L., Kulachenko, A., Puukko, P. & Kariniemi, M., 2010, In : Appita Journal. 63, 4, p. 315 - 322

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Citations (Scopus)

Gas and moisture barrier on bio-based packaging materials by atomic layer deposition

Hirvikorpi, T., Vähä-Nissi, M., Mustonen, T., Harlin, A. & Karppinen, M., 2010, Proceedings - ALD 2010, 10th International Conference on Atomic Layer Deposition 2010 : June 20 - 23, 2010, Seoul, Korea . CD/DVD ed.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference article in proceedingsScientific

Gas and moisture barrier on bio-based packaging materials by atomic layer deposition

Hirvikorpi, T., Vähä-Nissi, M., Sievänen, J., Talja, R., Harlin, A. & Karppinen, M., 2010, International Conference on Nanotechnology for the Forest Products Industry 2010 . TAPPI Press, p. 1388

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference abstract in proceedingsScientific

Thin barrier coatings for packaging materials

Hirvikorpi, T., Vähä-Nissi, M., Harlin, A. & Karppinen, M., 2010.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceConference articleScientific

Thin film deposition techniques: Steps towards more sustainable packages

Vähä-Nissi, M., Hirvikorpi, T., Mustonen, T., Karppinen, M. & Harlin, A., 2010, International Conference on Nanotechnology for the Forest Products Industry 2010. TAPPI Press

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference article in proceedingsScientific

2 Citations (Scopus)

Thin inorganic barrier coatings for packaging materials

Hirvikorpi, T., Vähä-Nissi, M., Mustonen, T., Harlin, A., Iiskola, E. & Karppinen, M., 2010, Proceedings of the TAPPI PLACE Conference 2010. p. 2444-2484

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

1 Citation (Scopus)
2011

Aqueous dispersions from biodegradable/renewable polymers

Vähä-Nissi, M., 1 Dec 2011, 13th European PLACE Conference 2011. Vol. 1. p. 170-198 29 p.

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

1 Citation (Scopus)

Aqueous dispersions from biodegradable/renewable polymers

Vähä-Nissi, M., Laine, C., Talja, R., Mikkonen, H., Hyvärinen, S. & Harlin, A., 2011, 13th European PLACE Conference Proceedings. TAPPI Press

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference article in proceedingsScientific

Atomic layer deposition of thin inorganic coatings onto renewable packaging materials

Vähä-Nissi, M., Hirvikorpi, T., Sievänen, J., Matilainen, K., Salo, E. & Harlin, A., 2011.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceConference AbstractScientific

Effect of heat-treatment on the performance of gas barrier layers applied by atomic layer deposition onto polymer-coated paperboard

Hirvikorpi, T., Vähä-Nissi, M., Vartiainen, J., Penttilä, P., Nikkola, J., Harlin, A., Serimaa, R. & Karppinen, M., 2011, In : Journal of Applied Polymer Science. 122, 4, p. 2221-2227

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

10 Citations (Scopus)

Effect of pre-treatments on barrier properties of layers applied by atomic layer deposition onto polymer-coated substrates

Vähä-Nissi, M., Hirvikorpi, T., Sievänen, J., Salo, E., Harlin, A., Johansson, P. & Kuusipalo, J., 2011, TAPPI European PLACE Conference. TAPPI Press, 447

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

Enhanced water vapor barrier properties for biopolymer films by polyelectrolyte multilayer and atomic layer deposited Al2O3 double-coating

Hirvikorpi, T., Vähä-Nissi, M., Harlin, A., Salomäki, M., Areva, S., Korhonen, J. T. & Karppinen, M., 2011, In : Applied Surface Science. 257, 22, p. 9451-9454

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Open Access
27 Citations (Scopus)

Feasibility of atomic layer deposited Al2O3 barrier layers onto temperature-sensitive packaging materials

Hirvikorpi, T., Vartiainen, J., Vikman, M., Vähä-Nissi, M., Sievänen, J., Salo, E., Mustonen, T. & Harlin, A., 2011, Industrial biomaterials: Research highlights. VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland, p. 67 - 71

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

Open Access

Sustainable packaging materials with thin film deposition techniques

Vähä-Nissi, M., 2011, Specialty Papers Europe 2011 Proceedings.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference article in proceedingsScientific

Thin Al2O3 barrier coatings onto temperature-sensitive packaging materials by atomic layer deposition

Hirvikorpi, T., Vähä-Nissi, M., Nikkola, J., Harlin, A. & Karppinen, M., 2011, In : Surface and Coatings Technology. 205, 21-22, p. 5088-5092

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Open Access
70 Citations (Scopus)

Thin barrier coatings on bio-based packaging materials by atomic layer deposition

Hirvikorpi, T., Vähä-Nissi, M., Sievänen, J., Matilainen, K., Karppinen, M. & Harlin, A., 2011, 65th Appita Annual Conference and Exhibition: Innovate for the Future. Appita, p. 273-277

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

Up-scaling biohybrid barrier coating to pilot coater

Matilainen, K., Harlin, A., Kunnari, V., Tammelin, T., Vartiainen, J., Pere, J., Vähä-Nissi, M., Mustonen, T., Hartman, J., Peltonen, S. & Härkönen, M., 2011, International Workshop Safe Nanostructured Polymer Materials: Characterization and New Processing Technologies. 69

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference article in proceedingsScientific

Welcome and FA0904 in short

Vähä-Nissi, M., 2011, Novel nanostructured polymeric materials for food packaging and beyond: International Workshop: Book of Abstracts. VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland, p. 9-9 1 p. (VTT Symposium; No. 270).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference abstract in proceedingsScientific

Open Access
2012

Atomic layer deposited thin-layers for upgrading bio-based materials

Vähä-Nissi, M., 2012, Research highlights in industrial biomaterials. Sundqvist, H. (ed.). VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland, p. 63-68 (VTT Research Highlights).

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

Open Access

Atomic layer deposition of thin inorganic coatings onto renewable packaging materials

Vähä-Nissi, M., Hirvikorpi, T., Sievänen, J., Matilainen, K., Salo, E. & Harlin, A., 2012, Advanced Structural and Functional Materials for Protection, ICMAT 2011. Jan, M. & Ezhilvalavan, S. (eds.). p. 12-14 (Solid State Phenomena, Vol. 185).

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

5 Citations (Scopus)

Barrier properties of Al2O3 and alucone coatings and nanolaminates on flexible biopolymer films

Vähä-Nissi, M., Sundberg, P., Kauppi, E., Hirvikorpi, T., Sievänen, J., Sood, A., Karppinen, M. & Harlin, A., 2012, In : Thin Solid Films. 520, 22, p. 6780-6785

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

42 Citations (Scopus)

Challenges and opportunities in coating of packaging materials (Editorial )

Hirvikorpi, T., Vähä-Nissi, M. & Karppinen, M., 2012, In : Surface Engineering. 28, 4, p. 235 - 236

Research output: Contribution to journalOther journal contribution

Growth of thin Al2O3 films on biaxially oriented polymer films by atomic layer deposition

Vähä-Nissi, M., Kauppi, E., Sahagian, K., Johansson, L-S., Peresin, S., Sievänen, J. & Harlin, A., 2012, In : Thin Solid Films. 522, November, p. 50 - 57

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

14 Citations (Scopus)

High surface area nanostructured tubes prepared by dissolution of ALD-coated electrospun fibers

Heikkilä, P., Hirvikorpi, T., Hildén, H., Sievänen, J., Hyvärinen, L., Harlin, A. & Vähä-Nissi, M., 2012, In : Journal of Materials Science. 47, 8, p. 3607-3612

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

15 Citations (Scopus)

Influence of surface treatments on the mechanical strength of hotmelt adhesive joints made of cartonboards

Korin, C., Seppänen, R., Vähä-Nissi, M. & Hallbäck, N., 2012, In : Journal of Adhesion Science and Technology. 26, 20-21, p. 2339 - 2356

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Muovipakkausten kierrätyksen edistäminen Suomessa

Merta, E., Mroueh, U-M., Meinander, M., Punkkinen, H., Vähä-Nissi, M. & Kortet, S., 2012, 119 p. (VTT Tutkimusraportti, Vol. VTT-R-01728-12).

Research output: Book/ReportReport

Nanotubes and nano-coral by the fibre template method

Heikkilä, P., Hirvikorpi, T., Sievänen, J., Harlin, A., Vähä-Nissi, M. & Hildén, H., 2012, Research highlights in industrial biomaterials. Espoo: VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland, p. 69-74 (VTT Research Highlights; No. 2).

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

Open Access

Pakkauksella on merkitystä: niin kaupan hyllyllä kuin kriisitilanteissakin

Korhonen, V., Matilainen, K., Rusko, E., Vähä-Nissi, M. & Ryynänen, T., 2012, In : Pakkaus. 47, 5, p. 51 - 53

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Polymers from kraft pulping spent liquor

Ropponen, J., Niemelä, K., Mehtiö, T., Vähä-Nissi, M. & Harlin, A., 2012, TAPPI 2012 PLACE Conference Proceedings. TAPPI Press, p. 387 - 407

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

Some xylan ethers for coating applications

Laine, C., Harlin, A., Hartman, J., Hyvärinen, S., Kammiovirta, K., Krogerus, B., Pajari, H., Rautkoski, H., Setälä, H., Sievänen, J., Uotila, J. & Vähä-Nissi, M., 2012, NWBC 2012. The 4th Nordic Wood Biorefinery Conference: Helsinki, Finland, 23 - 25 October, 2012. Niemelä, K. (ed.). Espoo: VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland, p. 246-251 (VTT Technology; No. 53).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference article in proceedingsScientific

Open Access

Viewpoints on sustainable consumer packaging

Matilainen, K., Rusko, E., Sundqvist, H. & Vähä-Nissi, M., 2012, 18th IAPRI World Packaging Conference. DEStech Publications Inc., p. 278-295

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