Marja Rissanen

Staff Scientist
Staff Scientist
T107 Bioproducts and Biosystems

Textile engineering, textile fibers, textile chemistry, environmental impact of textiles, sustainability in texile and fashion industry

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Honors and awards

Ioncell project selected for Designmuseum Habitare Collection

Award or honor granted for a specific work Department of Design Sep 2019

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  • Biopolymer Chemistry and Engineering, Staff Scientist


Linear, reuse or recycling? An environmental comparison of different life cycle options for cotton roller towels

Kiia Mölsä, Susanna Horn, Helena Dahlbo, Marja Rissanen 2022 Journal of Cleaner Production

The Wardrobe of the Future

Marja Rissanen, Pirjo Kääriäinen, Herbert Sixta, Susanna Ahola, Michael Hummel 2022

Separation of fiber bundles from willow bark using sodium bicarbonate and their novel use in yarns for superior UV protection and antibacterial performance

Jinze Dou, Marja Rissanen, Polina Ilina, Heidi Mäkkylä, Päivi Tammela, Simone Haslinger, Tapani Vuorinen 2021 Industrial Crops and Products

Superbase-based protic ionic liquids for cellulose filament spinning

Sherif Elsayed, Michael Hummel, Daisuke Sawada, Chamseddine Guizani, Marja Rissanen, Herbert Sixta 2021 Cellulose

UV-Sensing Cellulose Fibers Manufactured by Direct Incorporation of Photochromic Minerals

Wenwen Fang, Emma Sairanen, Sami Vuori, Marja Rissanen, Isabella Norrbo, Mika Lastusaari, Herbert Sixta 2021 ACS Sustainable Chemistry and Engineering

Fast and quantitative compositional analysis of hybrid cellulose-based regenerated fibers using thermogravimetric analysis and chemometrics

Chamseddine Guizani, Mikaela Trogen, Hilda Zahra, Leena Pitkänen, Kaniz Moriam, Marja Rissanen, Mikko Mäkelä, Herbert Sixta, Michael Hummel 2021 Cellulose

New method for determining the degree of fibrillation of regenerated cellulose fibres

Yibo Ma, Marja Rissanen, Xiang You, Kaniz Moriam, Michael Hummel, Herbert Sixta 2021 Cellulose

Sustainable Cross-Linking of Man-Made Cellulosic Fibers with Poly(carboxylic acids) for Fibrillation Control

Yibo Ma, Xiang You, Marja Rissanen, Inge Schlapp-Hackl, Herbert Sixta 2021 ACS Sustainable Chemistry and Engineering

Hydrophobization of the Man-Made Cellulosic Fibers by Incorporating Plant-Derived Hydrophobic Compounds

Kaniz Moriam, Marja Rissanen, Daisuke Sawada, Michael Altgen, Leena-Sisko Johansson, Dmitry Victorovitch Evtyugin, Chamseddine Guizani, Michael Hummel, Herbert Sixta 2021 ACS Sustainable Chemistry and Engineering

Spinneret geometry modulates the mechanical properties of man-made cellulose fibers

Kaniz Moriam, Daisuke Sawada, Kaarlo Nieminen, Yibo Ma, Marja Rissanen, Nicole Nygren, Chamseddine Guizani, Michael Hummel, Herbert Sixta 2021 Cellulose