Mika Vähä-Nissi

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19992020

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Research Output

Article

Antibacterial and barrier properties of oriented polymer films with ZnO thin films applied with atomic layer deposition at low temperatures

Vähä-Nissi, M., Pitkänen, M., Salo, E., Kenttä, E., Tanskanen, A., Sajavaara, T., Putkonen, M., Sievänen, J., Sneck, A., Rättö, M., Karppinen, M. & Harlin, A., 2014, In : Thin Solid Films. 562, July, p. 331 - 337

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

28 Citations (Scopus)

Atomic and molecular layer deposition for surface modification

Vähä-Nissi, M., Sievänen, J., Salo, E., Heikkilä, P., Kenttä, E., Johansson, L-S., Koskinen, J. T. & Harlin, A., 2014, In : Journal of Solid State Chemistry. 214, June, p. 7-11

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

8 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 journalArticle

90 Citations (Scopus)

Atomic layer deposited thin barrier films for packaging

Vähä-Nissi, M., Pitkänen, M., Salo, E., Sievänen-Rahijärvi, J., Putkonen, M. & Harlin, A., 2015, In : Cellulose chemistry and technology. 49, 7-8, p. 575-585

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

4 Citations (Scopus)
1 Citation (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 journalArticle

42 Citations (Scopus)

Barrier properties of plastic films coated with an Al2O3 layer by roll-to-toll atomic layer deposition

Hirvikorpi, T., Laine, R., Vähä-Nissi, M., Kilpi, V., Salo, E., Lia, W-M., Lindfors, S., Vartiainen, J., Kenttä, E., Nikkola, J., Harlin, A. & Kostamo, J., 2014, In : Thin Solid Films. 550, p. 164 - 169

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

33 Citations (Scopus)

Bio-based multilayer barrier films by extrusion, dispersion coating and atomic layer deposition

Vartiainen, J., Shen, Y., Kaljunen, T., Malm, T., Vähä-Nissi, M., Putkonen, M. & Harlin, A., 2015, In : Journal of Applied Polymer Science. 133, 2, 42260.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

19 Citations (Scopus)

Biopolymer Films and Coatings in Packaging Applications: A Review of Recent Developments

Vartiainen, J., Vähä-Nissi, M. & Harlin, A., 2014, In : Materials Sciences and Applications. 5, 10, p. 708-718

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access

Cellulose nanofibrils in biobased multilayer films for food packaging

Vähä-Nissi, M., Koivula, H. M., Räisänen, H. M., Vartiainen, J., Ragni, P., Kenttä, E., Kaljunen, T., Malm, T., Minkkinen, H. & Harlin, A., 2017, In : Journal of Applied Polymer Science. 134, 19, 44830.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

9 Citations (Scopus)

Characterization of filled powders for powder coating of paper

Vähä-Nissi, M., 2015, In : Powder Technology. 279, p. 127-133

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Citations (Scopus)

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)

Coating of paper with highly filled powders

Vähä-Nissi, M., Hildén, S. & Aikala, M., 2016, In : Powder Technology. 294, p. 185-190

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Citation (Scopus)

Comparison of Organic Food Packaging in Denmark, Finland, Germany, Great Britain and Italy

Paunonen, S., Pitkänen, M., Vähä-Nissi, M., Leminen, V. & Kainusalmi, M., 2019, In : Journal of Applied Packaging Research. 11, 1, p. 88-107 20 p., 6.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Open Access

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 journalArticle

51 Citations (Scopus)

Complex Packaging Structures Based on Wood Derived Products: Actual and Future Possibilities for 1-Way Food Packages

Schoukens, G., Breen, C., Baschetti, M. G., Elegir, G., Vähä-Nissi, M., Liu, Q., Tiekstra, S. & Simons, P., 2014, In : Journal of Materials Science Research. 3, 4, p. 58 - 67

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access

Dew collection with mulch film: An option for arid regions

Korpela, A., Rautkoski, H., Koskinen, J., Pajari, H., Vähä-Nissi, M., Alakukku, L., Mikkola, H., Tuure, J. & Vuollekoski, H., 2017, In : Resource: Engineering and Technology for Sustainable World. 24, 2, 14.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientific

Open Access

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 journalArticle

46 Citations (Scopus)

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 journalArticle

10 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)

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)
Open Access

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 journalArticle

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)

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)

Hydroxyalkylated xylans: Their synthesis and application in coatings for packaging and paper

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., 2013, In : Industrial Crops and Products. 44, p. 692-704

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

48 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

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 journalArticle

5 Citations (Scopus)

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)

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

Recycling of Contaminated Construction and Demolition Wood Waste

Rautkoski, H., Vähä-Nissi, M., Kataja, K., Gestranius, M., Liukkonen, S., Määttänen, M., Liukkonen, J., Kouko, J. & Asikainen, S., 2016, In : Waste and Biomass Valorization. 7, 3, p. 615-624

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

3 Citations (Scopus)

Safety aspects of polymer films with thin Al2O3 barrier

Vähä-Nissi, M., Pitkänen, M., Putkonen, M., Sievänen, J., Salo, E. & Harlin, A., 2013, In : Coating International. 46, 9, p. 48 - 51

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

1 Citation (Scopus)

Suitability of active and intelligent packaging for local and organic food: A case study in Southern Finland

Paunonen, S., Pitkänen, M., Vähä-Nissi, M., Leminen, V. & Kainusalmi, M., 2018, In : Journal of Applied Packaging Research. 10, 3, p. 12-24 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Open Access

Thermal and plasma enhanced atomic layer deposition of SiO2 using commercial silicon precursors

Putkonen, M., Bosund, M., Ylivaara, O. M. E., Puurunen, R. L., Kilpi, L., Ronkainen, H., Sintonen, S., Ali, S., Lipsanen, H., Liu, X., Haimi, E., Hannula, S. P., Sajavaara, T., Buchanan, I., Karwacki, E. & Vähä-Nissi, M., 2014, In : Thin Solid Films. 558, p. 93-98 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

33 Citations (Scopus)
1 Citation (Scopus)

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)

Turvalliset ja kestävän kehityksen mukaiset pakkaukset kiinnostivat

Matilainen, K., Rusko, E. & Vähä-Nissi, M., 2013, In : Kehittyvä elintarvike. 24, 5, p. 56 - 57

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access

VTT:n muovikalvopilotointi maailmanluokassa

Vartiainen, J. & Vähä-Nissi, M., 2017, In : Muovi. 2

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Book (editor)
Open Access

Proceedings of 26th IAPRI Symposium on Packaging 2013

Vähä-Nissi, MI. (ed.) & Rantakivi, A. (ed.), 2013, VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland. 653 p.

Research output: Book/ReportBook (editor)

Chapter or book article

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

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

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

Towards 100% bio-based packaging

Vähä-Nissi, M., 2013, Research highlights in industrial biomaterials 2009 - 2012. Espoo: VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland, p. 69-76 (VTT Research Highlights; No. 5).

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

Open Access

Water from the air

Korpela, A. & Vähä-Nissi, M., 2014, Green solutions for water and waste: Science brought into action. Espoo: VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland, p. 67-71 (VTT Research Highlights; No. 11).

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

Open Access
Conference Abstract

ALD/MLD deposited hybrid of DL-lactic acid and trimethylaluminium

Vähä-Nissi, M., Sievänen, J., Salo, E., Johansson, L-S., Kenttä, E., Putkonen, M. & Harlin, A., 2013.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceConference AbstractScientificpeer-review

ALD materials in catalyst support materials on PEM fuel cells for automotive MEAs

Heikkilä, P., Putkonen, M., Pasanen, A. T., Rautkoski, HI., Bosund, M., Ihonen, J. & Vähä-Nissi, M., 2014.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceConference AbstractScientific

Atomic and molecular layer deposition for surface modification

Vähä-Nissi, M., Sievänen, J., Salo, E., Heikkilä, P., Johansson, L-S., Koskinen, J. & Harlin, A., 2013.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceConference AbstractScientificpeer-review

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