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Education/Academic qualification

Doctorate, University of Helsinki

Master, University of Helsinki

Bachelor, University of Helsinki

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Research Output 2011 2018

2 Citations (Scopus)

Copper corrosion monitoring by electrical resistance probes in anoxic groundwater environment in the presence and absence of sulfate reducing bacteria

Marja-aho, M., Rajala, P., Huttunen-Saarivirta, E., Legat, A., Kranjc, A., Kosec, T. & Carpén, L., 1 May 2018, In : Sensors and Actuators A: Physical. 274, p. 252-261 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Copper corrosion
Acoustic impedance
ground water
electrical resistance

Corrosion of copper in anoxic ground water in the presence of SRB

Carpen, L., Rajala, P. & Bomberg, M., 2018, In : Corrosion Science and Technology. 17, 4, p. 147-153

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Open Access
sulfate-reducing bacterium
4 Citations (Scopus)

Ennoblement, corrosion, and biofouling in brackish seawater: Comparison between six stainless steel grades

Huttunen-Saarivirta, E., Rajala, P., Marja-aho, M., Maukonen, J., Sohlberg, E. & Carpén, L., 1 Apr 2018, In : Bioelectrochemistry. 120, p. 27-42 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

materials tests
Stainless Steel

Kinetic properties of the passive film on copper in the presence of sulfate-reducing bacteria

Huttunen-Saarivirta, E., Ghanbari, E., Mao, F., Rajala, P., Carpén, L. & Macdonald, D. D., 1 Jan 2018, In : Journal of the Electrochemical Society. 165, 9, p. C450-C460

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Radioactive Waste
Radioactive wastes
Electrochemical impedance spectroscopy

Long-term experiment with compacted bentonite

Vikman, M. (ed.), Matusewicz, M., Sohlberg, E., Miettinen, H., Järvinen, J., Itälä, A., Rajala, P., Raulio, M., Itävaara, M., Muurinen, A., Tiljander, M. & Olin, M., 18 Jun 2018, VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland. 36 p. (VTT Technology; no. 332)

Research output: Book/ReportPublished reportResearch

Open Access
oxic conditions
long-term experiment


Erkki Laurila Award

Pauliina Rajala (Recipient), Leena Carpen (Recipient), Juhani Rantala (Recipient), Jari Aromaa (Recipient) & Hannu Hänninen (Recipient), 31 Dec 2015


Activities 2015 2015

  • 1 Visiting an external academic institution

Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation

Pauliina Rajala (Visiting researcher)
1 Feb 20151 May 2015

Activity: Visiting an external institution typesVisiting an external academic institution