Mika Vähä-Nissi

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19992020

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Research Output

2013

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 onto polymer surfaces

Vähä-Nissi, M., Pitkänen, M., Behm, K. & Salo, E., 2013, VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland. 35 p. (VTT Research Report; No. VTT-R-07013-13).

Research output: Book/ReportReport

Open Access

Barrier properties of plastic films coated with Al203 by roll-to-roll ALD

Hirvikorpi, T., Laine, R., Li, W-M., Vähä-Nissi, M., Salo, E., Kilpi, V., Lindfors, S., Vartiainen, J., Kenttä, E., Nikkola, J., Harlin, A. & Kostamo, J., 2013, Book of Abstracts. 46

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

Barrier properties of plastic films coated with Al2O3 by roll-to-roll ALD

Li, W., Hirvikorpi, T., Lainer, R., Vähä-Nissi, M., Salo, E., Kilpi, V., Lindfors, S., Vartiainen, J., Kenttä, E., Nikkola, J., Harlin, A. & Kostamo, J., 2013.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceConference AbstractScientificpeer-review

Core-shell carbon-ceramic fibres by electrospinning and atomic layer deposition (ALD) for fuel cell catalyst supports

Heikkilä, P., Pasanen, A., Heikkinen, K., Putkonen, M. & Vähä-Nissi, M., 2013, Abstract book: Electrospinning, Principles, Possibilities and Practise 2013. Institute of Physics IOP

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

Open Access

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)

Novel packaging materials using functional thin films and coatings

Nikkola, J., Vartiainen, J., Vähä-Nissi, M. & Nättinen, K., 2013, Packaging and can coatings : European Coatings Conference Proceedings.

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

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)

Properties of low temperature PEALD SiO2

Putkonen, M., Puurunen, R. L., Ylivaara, O., Bosund, M., Sajavaara, T. & Vähä-Nissi, M., 2013, Technical Program & Abstracts. American Vacuum Society AVS

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

Safety aspects of polymer films with atomic layer deposited Al2O3 thin layers

Vähä-Nissi, M., Sievänen, J., Pitkänen, M., Salo, E. & Harlin, A., 2013.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceConference articleScientificpeer-review

1 Citation (Scopus)

Safety Aspects of Polymer Films with Atomic Layer Deposited Thin Al2O3 Barrier Layers

Vähä-Nissi, M., Pitkänen, M., Salo, E., Sievänen, J., Putkonen, M. & Harlin, A., 2013.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceConference AbstractScientificpeer-review

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)

Thin Al2O3 barriers on polymer films

Vähä-Nissi, M., Sievänen, J., Salo, E., Pitkänen, M. & Harlin, A., 2013, Book of Abstract.

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

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

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
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 journalArticle

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 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)

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

Wood-based hemicelluloses for packaging materials

Vähä-Nissi, M., Talja, R., Hartman, J., Setälä, H., Poppius-Levlin, K., Hyvärinen, S., Sievänen, J. & Harlin, A., 2012, TAPPI 2012 PLACE Conference Proceedings. TAPPI Press, p. 364 - 386

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

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 journalArticle

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
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 journalArticle

90 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 journalArticle

51 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 journalArticle

46 Citations (Scopus)