Bioorganic chemistry

Research in the interface between organic and biological chemistry. Protein structure & function, biorefining and bioanalytical chemistry. X-ray crystallography and mass spectrometry.

Water Chemistry and Microbiology Research Group

The Water Chemistry and Microbiology Research Group at University of Eastern Finland (UEF) is a passionate bunch of individuals united by a common interest of solving the crucial water pollution challenges faced globally. Our experts specialize in water and wastewater treatment technologies and m...

Developing coatings and surface chemistry for industrial applications

01.02.2019 - 31.07.2021
This project is focusing on coatings and surface chemistry. During the project, research is done on functional materials which have e.g antimicrobial, self-cleaning or reflecting properties. Moreover, new methods are developed to study metallic, ceramic and bio based coatings and surfaces. The pr...

Biogeochemistry research group

Biogeochemistry research group (BGC) focuses on studying the effects of climate change and land-use change on the biogeochemical cycles and on dynamics of gases important in the atmosphere. The conducted research spans various scales from molecules to ecosystems to landscape.

Applied chemistry

Applied chemistry research at School of Pharmacy merges biochemistry, organic and inorganic, and analytical chemistry expertise. We create novel solutions for problems in pharmacy and medicine as well as in environmental sciences. We utilize chromatography, mass spectrometry and NMR spectoscopy t...

Janne Hirvi

Senior Researcher , Department of Chemistry

Leila Alvila

University Lecturer , Department of Chemistry

Pipsa Hirva

Senior Researcher , Department of Chemistry