Kirsi Yliniemi

University Lecturer

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Artistic and research interests

I am University Teacher at Department of Material Science and my educational activities include mainly teaching in major level courses such as Solid State Materials and Phenomena, Interfaces and Nanomaterials, Laboratory Course in Functional Materials, etc. Also, I am a Docent of Materials Chemistry at University of Helsinki, where I teach a course called Polyelectrolytes.

My research activities include electrochemical application in hydrometallurgy and different type of smart materials & coatings, and currently I am working as a researcher also in Academy of Finland project called NoWASTE (prof. Lundström).

Education/Academic qualification

  • Doctor of Science (Technology), Chemical Engineering, Teknillinen korkeakoulu

  • Master of Science (Technology), Chemical Engineering, Teknillinen korkeakoulu


  • Electrochemistry, Functional materials, Metal nanoparticles, Nanomaterials, Metal recycling, Smart materials and coatings, Functionalized Surfaces

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