Michael Hummel

Associate Professor
Associate Professor
T107 Bioproducts and Biosystems
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Honors and awards

European Paper Recycling Award 2015 European Recovered Paper Council, EU

Award or honor granted for a specific work Department of Forest Products Technology Jan 2015

Research groups

  • Biopolymer Chemistry and Engineering, Professor (Associate Professor)


Thermo-Reversible Cellulose Micro Phase-Separation in Mixtures of Methyltributylphosphonium Acetate and γ-Valerolactone or DMSO

Ashley J. Holding, Jingwen Xia, Michael Hummel, Harry Zwiers, Matti Leskinen, Daniel Rico del Cerro, Sami Hietala, Martin Nieger, Marianna Kemell, Jussi K.J. Helminen, Vladimir Aseyev, Heikki Tenhu, Ilkka Kilpeläinen, Alistair W.T. King 2022 ChemPhysChem

Effect of graphitic additives on the rheology of cellulose solutions for the preparation of templated carbon fiber precursors

Meri J. Lundahl, Daisuke Sawada, Markus Merilä, Michael Hummel 2022 Journal of Applied Polymer Science

Mechanistic Insights into the Formation of 1-Alkylidene/Arylidene-1,2,4-triazolinium Salts: A Combined NMR/Density Functional Theory Approach

Johann Pann, Kevin Erharter, Daniel Langerreiter, Gabriel Partl, Thomas Müller, Herwig Schottenberger, Michael Hummel, Thomas S. Hofer, Christoph Kreutz, Lukas Fliri 2022 Journal of organic chemistry

Chemically Accelerated Stabilization of a Cellulose-Lignin Precursor as a Route to High Yield Carbon Fiber Production

Nguyen-Duc Le, Mikaela Trogen, Russell J. Varley, Michael Hummel, Nolene Byrne 2022 Biomacromolecules

Understanding the influence of key parameters on the stabilisation of cellulose-lignin composite fibres

Nguyen Duc Le, Mikaela Trogen, Yibo Ma, Russell J. Varley, Michael Hummel, Nolene Byrne 2021 Cellulose

Evolution of carbon nanostructure during pyrolysis of homogeneous chitosan-cellulose composite fibers

Hilda Zahra, Daisuke Sawada, Shogo Kumagai, Yu Ogawa, Leena-Sisko Johansson, Yanling Ge, Chamseddine Guizani, Toshiaki Yoshioka, Michael Hummel 2021 Carbon

Cellulose-lignin composite fibres as precursors for carbon fibres. Part 1 – Manufacturing and properties of precursor fibres

Mikaela Trogen, Nguyen Duc Le, Daisuke Sawada, Chamseddine Guizani, Tainise Vergara Lourençon, Leena Pitkänen, Herbert Sixta, Riddhi Shah, Hugh O'Neill, Mikhail Balakshin, Nolene Byrne, Michael Hummel 2021 Carbohydrate Polymers

Process-dependent nanostructures of regenerated cellulose fibres revealed by small angle neutron scattering

Daisuke Sawada, Yoshiharu Nishiyama, Thomas Röder, Lionel Porcar, Hilda Zahra, Mikaela Trogen, Herbert Sixta, Michael Hummel 2021 Polymer

Towards regenerated cellulose fibers with high toughness

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

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