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1992 …2020

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Education/Academic qualification

Doctor of Science (Technology)

Master of Science (Technology), Engineering Physics

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Research Output

Modelling aerosol transport and virus exposure with numerical simulations in relation to SARS-CoV-2 transmission by inhalation indoors

Vuorinen, V., Aarnio, M., Alava, M., Alopaeus, V., Atanasova, N., Auvinen, M., Balasubramanian, N., Bordbar, H., Erästö, P., Grande, R., Hayward, N., Hellsten, A., Hostikka, S., Hokkanen, J., Kaario, O., Karvinen, A., Kivistö, I., Korhonen, M., Kosonen, R., Kuusela, J. & 10 others, Lestinen, S., Laurila, E., Nieminen, H. J., Peltonen, P., Pokki, J., Puisto, A., Råback, P., Salmenjoki, H., Sironen, T. & Österberg, M., 11 Jun 2020, In : Safety Science. 130, 23 p., 104866.

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  • The effect of pressure pulsing on the mechanical dewatering of nanofiber suspensions

    Korhonen, M., Puisto, A., Alava, M. & Maloney, T., Feb 2020, In : Chemical Engineering Science. 212, 115267.

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  • 1 Citation (Scopus)

    Constriction Flow of Cellulose Laden Air-Aqueous Foam

    Viitanen, L., Halonen, A., Fristrom, E., Koivisto, J., Korhonen, M., Puisto, A. & Alava, M., 2019, In : BioResources. 14, 3, p. 5716-5728 13 p.

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    Emergent magnetic monopole dynamics in macroscopically degenerate artificial spin ice

    Farhan, A., Saccone, M., Petersen, C. F., Dhuey, S., Chopdekar, R. V., Huang, Y. L., Kent, N., Chen, Z., Alava, M. J., Lippert, T., Scholl, A. & van Dijken, S., 8 Feb 2019, In : Science Advances. 5, 2, p. 1-8 eaav6380.

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  • 23 Citations (Scopus)
    135 Downloads (Pure)

    Predicting Creep Failure from Cracks in a Heterogeneous Material using Acoustic Emission and Speckle Imaging

    Viitanen, L., Ovaska, M., Ram, S. K., Alava, M. J. & Karppinen, P., 6 Feb 2019, In : Physical Review Applied. 11, 2, p. 1-9 024014.

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  • 2 Citations (Scopus)
    175 Downloads (Pure)

    Projects

    SA/COVID-19 Alava T30413

    Alava, M.

    01/02/202031/12/2021

    Project: Academy of Finland: Other research funding

    CERES FoamWood

    Alava, M. & Mac Intyre, J.

    01/01/202031/12/2020

    Project: Academy of Finland: Other research funding

    Fluctuations in Fracture --- Fluktuaatiot murtumisessa

    Alava, M., Savolainen, J., Viitanen, L., Halonen, A. & Lomakin, I.

    01/09/201831/08/2022

    Project: Academy of Finland: Other research funding

    COMP: Centre of Excellence in Computational Nanoscience

    Petersen, C., Viitanen, L., Chepizhko, O., Salmenjoki, H., Jana, P., Alava, M. & Korhonen, M.

    01/01/201631/12/2017

    Project: Academy of Finland: Other research funding

    Noise and fluctuations in materials

    Jana, P., Korhonen, M., Koivisto, J., Viitanen, L., Alava, M., Salmenjoki, H., Zapperi, S., Lehtinen, A. & Halonen, A.

    01/09/201431/12/2018

    Project: Academy of Finland: Other research funding

    Prizes

    Distinguished Referee, Europhysics Letters (European Physical Society, 2016)

    Mikko Alava (Recipient), 2016

    Prize: Award or honor granted for a specific work

    John S. Bates –prize (2004), Pulp and Paper Association of Canada

    Mikko Alava (Recipient), 2004

    Prize: Award or honor granted for a specific work

    Nordita Corresponding Fellow 2001-2004

    Mikko Alava (Recipient), 2001

    Prize: Award or honor granted for academic career

    Outstanding Referee, American Physical Society (2011, 8th Finnish physicist)

    Mikko Alava (Recipient), 2011

    Prize: Award or honor granted for a specific work

    Activities

    Oleksandr Shepizhko

    Mikko Alava (Host)
    25 Jun 201727 Jun 2017

    Activity: Hosting a visitor typesHosting a visitor

    Plenary speech, Workshop on Avalanche Processes in Condensed Matter Physics and Beyond, Barcelona, Spain

    Mikko Alava (Invited speaker)
    9 Jan 201713 Jan 2017

    Activity: Talk or presentation typesPublic or invited talk

    Simone Milan

    Mikko Alava (Host)
    19 Feb 201722 Feb 2017

    Activity: Hosting a visitor typesHosting a visitor

    Stefano Zapperi

    Mikko Alava (Host)
    12 Jun 201716 Jun 2017

    Activity: Hosting a visitor typesHosting a visitor

    Stefano Zapperi

    Mikko Alava (Host)
    17 Feb 201724 Feb 2017

    Activity: Hosting a visitor typesHosting a visitor

    Press / Media

    Cells migrate collectively by intermittent bursts of activity

    Mikko Alava

    30/09/2016

    1 item of Media coverage

    Press/Media: Media appearance

    Magnetic Polaron Imaged for the First Time

    Sebastiaan van Dijken & Mikko Alava

    16/09/2016

    1 item of Media coverage

    Press/Media: Media appearance

    Magnetic polaron imaged for the first time

    Sebastiaan van Dijken & Mikko Alava

    14/09/201616/09/2016

    3 items of Media coverage

    Press/Media: Media appearance