Author Archives: Riikka Puurunen

About Riikka Puurunen

Associate professor, Catalysis Science and Technology, at Aalto since February 2017

We are hiring! Looking for two doctoral candidates on the area of catalyst development and testing

Reposted from aalto.fi: https://www.aalto.fi/en/open-positions/doctoral-candidates-in-catalyst-development-and-testing-at-the-department-of Aalto University is a community of bold thinkers where science and art meet technology and business. We are committed to identifying and solving grand societal challenges and building an innovative future. Aalto has six schools with nearly … Continue reading

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Invited tutorial at the ALDfun(amentals…) workshop, TU Delft

This summer, I was visiting TU Delft for a period of five weeks, invited by Prof. Ruud van Ommen. Interesting, buzy weeks – also because of the #CVDALD2019 conference, where we had posters (on ALD conformality and ALD history). Thanks … Continue reading

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Experimenting with Zenodo (.org)

Open Science, Open Data, Open Access, Open Code, Open Teaching, open … what else? I am in favor of openness in science. However: if you want to publish e.g. a poster abstract, or a dataset, how to do it in … Continue reading

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Anonymous course feedback CHEM-E1130 and CHEM-E1140

The course feedback from courses CHEM-E1130 Catalysis and CHEM-E1140 Catalysis for biomass refining for academic year 2018-2019 is ready. Everyone can access the feedback via the following links. There are interesting viewpoints included e.g. of using Panopto lecture capture and … Continue reading

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Co-creation afternoon with AaltoCatalysis+ networking evening

On Tue 26 March, we had a co-creation afternoon with the group. In the evening, we continued with an information networking event, where all my doctoral students and their advisors were invited. All doctoral students + the current one postdoc … Continue reading

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Doctoral thesis defense Aalto CHEM 29.3.2019: M.Sc. Salla Jaatinen

https://www.aalto.fi/events/defence-of-dissertation-in-the-field-of-chemical-engineering-msctech-salla-jaatinen M.Sc.(Tech.) Salla Jaatinen will defend the dissertation “Carbon Catalysts in Biofuel Production: from Furfural to 2-Methylfuran” on 29 March 2019 at 12 in Aalto University School of Chemical Engineering, Department of Chemical and Metallurgical Engineering, lecture hall Ke2, Kemistintie 1, … Continue reading

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Prof. Puurunen invited tutorial at ALD for Industry Berlin 2019

On March 19, 2019, I gave an invited tutorial at the ALD for Industry event by … In an Open Teaching atmosphere, I created a Panopto record of the talk and the talk is shared openly. Panopto record: https://aalto.cloud.panopto.eu/Panopto/Pages/Viewer.aspx?id=e05d5cde-6e6c-4893-807d-aa150110c0e3 Slides in … Continue reading

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Lecture capture: Adsorption-controlled catalyst preparation by ALD

Lecture capture shared in an Open Teaching way: CHEM-E1130 Catalysis course, by Prof. Riikka Puurunen: Adsorption-controlled catalyst preparation by ALD (atomic layer deposition). Slides in SlideShare: https://www.slideshare.net/RiikkaPuurunen/adsorptioncontrolled-catalyst-preparation-by-ald/RiikkaPuurunen/adsorptioncontrolled-catalyst-preparation-by-ald Panopto lecture capture, Part 1: https://aalto.cloud.panopto.eu/Panopto/Pages/Viewer.aspx?id=f1d4d447-01d6-4a99-81f9-a9ff00c8acff Panopto lecture capture, Part 2: https://aalto.cloud.panopto.eu/Panopto/Pages/Viewer.aspx?id=eaebf446-03fb-4296-9d95-a9ff00daa0e9 Course in MyCourses: https://mycourses.aalto.fi/course/view.php?id=20383 Youtube: … Continue reading

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Teaching partner: Teaching trial with lightboard (Langmuir isotherm)

Being on tenure track at Aalto University, I need to follow pedagogical studies – which is great! One of the on-going activities is “teaching partner” with my own pedagogical mentor. I get to do trials with teaching – these are … Continue reading

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Season’s Greetings from Aalto Catalysis research group

Dear colleagues, collaborators, emeriti, potential future colleagues and collaborators, others, Year 2018 approaches its end, and it is a good time to look back on the activities of our group in 2018. Publication-wise, the Aalto Catalysis research group has had … Continue reading

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