Environmental catalysis research group

The scope of the research group of the Department of Chemistry is on catalytic elimination of environmentally harmful emissions produced by energy production. The group has more than 15 years` experience in the field of automotive applications.

Janne Hirvi

Senior Researcher , Department of Chemistry

Pipsa Hirva

Senior Researcher , Department of Chemistry

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...