Jukka Seppälä

Distinguished Professor
Distinguished Professor
T106 Chemical and Metallurgical Eng

Research Strategy

Polymer Science and Technology & Polymer Reaction Engineering

  • Novel polymerization reactions and catalysis
  • Polymerization reactors and process design
  • Polymer materials properties and structure property correlations
  • Compatibilization in polymer blends and composites
  • Bio-based polymer synthesis

Focus Areas

  • Polyolefins
  • Biopolymers and Bioactive Polymer composites
  • Polymer based nanocomposites and their compatibilization
  • Amphiphilic Block Polymers
  • Polymers for Additive Manufacturing
Full researcher profile
https://research.aalto.fi/...

Contact information

Phone number
+358400701142

Honors and awards

Muoviteollisuus aikaansa edellä Muoviteollisuus ry, Finland

Award or honor granted for a specific work Department of Biotechnology and Chemical Technology Jan 2002

Innovation Cup 2009 VTT Ventures and Aalto University, Finland

Award or honor granted for a specific work Department of Biotechnology and Chemical Technology Jan 2009

Tunnustuspalkinto Suomen Kemian Seura, Finland

Award or honor granted for a specific work Department of Biotechnology and Chemical Technology Jan 1998

Materiaalitekniikan keksintöpalkinto. Hakala, Risto, Korhonen, Harri UMK Center at TKK and Nanotechnology Centre of Expertise in Culminatum, Finland

Award or honor granted for a specific work Department of Biotechnology and Chemical Technology Jan 2009

2009 Millennium-tunnustuspalkinto Tekniikan Akatemia, Finland

Award or honor granted for a specific work Department of Biotechnology and Chemical Technology Jan 2009

Knight, First Class, of the Order of the White Rose of Finland

Award or honor granted for academic or artistic career Polymer technology Jan 2004

Member of the Finnish Academy of Technical Sciences

Award or honor granted for academic or artistic career Polymer technology Jan 2010

Research groups

  • Polymer technology, Aalto Distinguished Professor

Publications

High-concentration lignin biocomposites with low-melting point biopolyamide

Hossein Baniasadi, Sami Lipponen, Max Asplund, Jukka Seppälä 2022 Chemical Engineering Journal

High-resolution 3D printing of xanthan gum/nanocellulose bio-inks

Hossein Baniasadi, Erfan Kimiaei, Roberta Teixeira Polez, Rubina Ajdary, Orlando Rojas Gaona, Monika Österberg, Jukka Seppälä 2022 International Journal of Biological Macromolecules

Synthesis of bio-based and CO2 capturing polymers for 3D printing

Hossein Baniasadi, Kasper Dienel, Bas van Bochove, Laura Äkräs, Jukka Seppälä 2022

Diels–Alder crosslinked telechelic poly(caprolactone-thiourethane)s with self-healing of macro-damages

Huan Hoang Dang, Thuy Thu Truong, Anh Duc Song Nguyen, Ly Mai Thi Nguyen, Ha Tran Nguyen, Thiet Quoc Nguyen, Tien Minh Huynh, Ngan Nguyen Le, Tin Chanh Duc Doan, Chien Mau Dang, Le Hoang Sinh, Luong Nguyen Dang, Jukka Seppälä, Le Thu T. Nguyen 2022 Journal of Materials Science

Additive Manufacturing of Patient-Specific Mandibular Bioimplants

Kasper Dienel, Bas van Bochove, Jukka Seppälä 2022

Patient-Specific Bioimplants and Reconstruction Plates for Mandibular Defects: Production Workflow and In Vivo Large Animal Model Study

Kasper Dienel, Ahmed Abu-Shahba, Roman Kornilov, Roy Björkstrand, Bas van Bochove, Johanna Snäll, Tommy Wilkman, Karri Mesimäki, Anna Meller, Jere Lindén, Anu Lappalainen, Jouni Partanen, Riitta Seppänen-Kaijansinkko, Jukka Seppälä, Bettina Mannerström 2022 Macromolecular Bioscience

Conductive polyurethane/PEGylated graphene oxide composite for 3D-printed nerve guidance conduits

Afsoon Farzan, Sedigheh Borandeh, Jukka Seppälä 2022 European Polymer Journal

3D inkjet-printing of photo-crosslinkable resins for microlens fabrication

Rishabh Magazine, Bas van Bochove, Sedigheh Borandeh, Jukka Seppälä 2022 Additive Manufacturing

Biological activity of multicomponent bio-hydrogels loaded with tragacanth gum

Roberta Teixeira Polez, Maria Morits, Christopher Jonkergouw, Josphat Phiri, Juan José Valle-Delgado, Jukka Seppälä, Markus B. Linder, Thaddeus Maloney, Orlando Rojas Gaona, Monika Österberg 2022 International Journal of Biological Macromolecules

Injectable thiol-ene hydrogel of galactoglucomannan and cellulose nanocrystals in delivery of therapeutic inorganic ions with embedded bioactive glass nanoparticles

Qingbo Wang, Wenyang Xu, Rajesh Koppolu, Bas van Bochove, Jukka Seppälä, Leena Hupa, Stefan Willför, Chunlin Xu, Xiaoju Wang 2022 Carbohydrate Polymers