Mikko Alava

Professori
Professori
T304 Dept. Applied Physics
Full researcher profile
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Contact information

Phone number
+358504132152

Honors and awards

John S. Bates –prize (2004), Pulp and Paper Association of Canada

Award or honor granted for a specific work Department of Applied Physics Jan 2004

Nordita Corresponding Fellow 2001-2004

Award or honor granted for academic or artistic career Department of Applied Physics Jan 2001

Outstanding Referee, American Physical Society (2011, 8th Finnish physicist)

Award or honor granted for a specific work Department of Applied Physics Jan 2011

Distinguished Referee, Europhysics Letters (European Physical Society, 2016)

Award or honor granted for a specific work Department of Applied Physics Jan 2016

Prize for teaching excellence, Aalto School of Science, 2014 (for the physics education reform)

Award or honor granted for a specific work Department of Applied Physics Jan 2014

Research groups

  • Complex Systems and Materials, Professor

Publications

Edge dislocations in multicomponent solid solution alloys: Beyond traditional elastic depinning

A. Esfandiarpour, S. Papanikolaou, M. Alava 2022 PHYSICAL REVIEW RESEARCH

Effects of Fe atoms on hardening of a nickel matrix

L. Kurpaska, F. J. Dominguez-Gutierrez, Y. Zhang, K. Mulewska, H. Bei, W. J. Weber, A. Kosińska, W. Chrominski, I. Jozwik, R. Alvarez-Donado, S. Papanikolaou, J. Jagielski, M. Alava 2022 Materials and Design

Effects of surface curvature and dislocation dynamics

Fabrizio Rovaris, Stefanos Papanikolaou, Mikko J. Alava 2022 Materials Science and Engineering A

Effect of thresholding on avalanches and their clustering for interfaces with long-range elasticity

Juha Savolainen, Lasse Laurson, Mikko Alava 2022 Physical Review E

Shear banding instability in multicomponent metallic glasses

Kamran Karimi, Amin Esfandiarpour, René Alvarez-Donado, Mikko J. Alava, Stefanos Papanikolaou 2022 Physical Review B

Scalable method for bio-based solid foams that mimic wood

Mikael Reichler, Samuel Rabensteiner, Ludwig Törnblom, Sebastian Coffeng, Leevi Viitanen, Luisa Jannuzzi, Tero Mäkinen, Jonatan R. Mac Intyre, Juha Koivisto, Antti Puisto, Mikko Alava 2021 Scientific Reports

Erratum

Oskar Tainio, Fereshteh Sohrabi, Nikodem Janarek, Juha Koivisto, Antti Puisto, Leevi Viitanen, Jaakko V.I. Timonen, Mikko Alava 2021

Chlamydomonas reinhardtii swimming in the Plateau borders of 2D foams

Oskar Tainio, Fereshteh Sohrabi, Nikodem Janarek, Juha Koivisto, Antti Puisto, Leevi Viitanen, Jaakko Timonen, Mikko Alava 2021 Soft Matter

Threshold induced seismicity on elastic interfaces

Juha Savolainen, Mikko Alava, Lasse Laurson 2021 Physical Review E

Modelling aerosol-based exposure to SARSCoV-2 by an agent based Monte Carlo method: Risk estimates in a shop and bar

Henri Salmenjoki, Marko Korhonen, Antti Puisto, Ville Vuorinen, Mikko J. Alava 2021 PloS one