Riku Vahala

Riku Vahala

Head of Department
Built Environment
Head of Department

Professor Riku Vahala's research interests include water and wastewater engineering, drinking water quality and drinking water treatment.

Full researcher profile
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Contact information

Phone number
+358505884237

Areas of expertise

Water and wastewater engineering, Drinking water quality, Drinking water treatment

Publications

Cost–Benefit Analysis of Leakage Reduction Methods in Water Supply Networks

Suvi Ahopelto, Riku Vahala 2020 Water (Switzerland)

Comparative Study of AI-Based Methods-Application of Analyzing Inflow and Infiltration in Sanitary Sewer Subcatchments

Zhe Zhang, Tuija Laakso, Zeyu Wang, Seppo Pulkkinen, Suvi Ahopelto, Kirsi Virrantaus, Yu Li, Ximing Cai, Chi Zhang, Riku Vahala, Zhuping Sheng 2020 Sustainability

Low-Temperature Adapted Nitrifying Microbial Communities of Finnish Wastewater Treatment Systems

Antonina Kruglova, Jenni Kesulahti, Minh Le, Alejandro Gonzalez Martinez, Anna Mikola, Riku Vahala 2020 WATER

Analysis of microbial communities involved in organic matter and nitrogen removal in a full-scale moving bed biofilm reactor located near the Polar Arctic Circle

Alejandro Rodriguez-Sanchez, Barbara Muñoz-Palazon, Miguel Hurtado-Martinez, Anna Mikola, Jesus Gonzalez-Lopez, Riku Vahala, Alejandro Gonzalez-Martinez 2020 International Biodeterioration and Biodegradation

Decreased natural organic matter in water distribution decreases nitrite formation in non-disinfected conditions, via enhanced nitrite oxidation

Pirjo Liisa Rantanen, Minna M. Keinänen-Toivola, Merja Ahonen, Alejandro González-Martínez, Ilkka Mellin, Riku Vahala 2020 Water Research X

Microbial ecology dynamics of a partial nitritation bioreactor with Polar Arctic Circle activated sludge operating at low temperature

Alejandro Rodriguez-Sanchez, Barbara Muñoz-Palazon, Miguel Hurtado-Martinez, Paula Maza-Marquez, Jesus Gonzalez-Lopez, Riku Vahala, Alejandro Gonzalez-Martinez 2019 Chemosphere

UV-illuminated Adsorption of Natural Organic Mater from Lake Water by Nano Titanium Dioxide Enabled Alginate Beads

Roza Yazdani, Riku Vahala, Jarkko Etula, Aino Peltola, Julie B. Zimmerman 2019 IWA Specialist Conference on Natural Organic Matter in Water

Tailored mesoporous biochar sorbents from pinecone biomass for the adsorption of natural organic matter from lake water

Maryam Roza Yazdani, Nicola Duimovich, Alberto Tiraferri, Panu Laurell, Maryam Borghei, Julie B. Zimmerman, Riku Vahala 2019 Journal of Molecular Liquids

Dataset for natural organic matter treatment by tailored biochars

Maryam Roza Yazdani, Nicola Duimovich, Alberto Tiraferri, Panu Laurell, Maryam Borghei, Julie B. Zimmerman, Riku Vahala 2019 Data in Brief

Adsorption of natural organic matter from lake water by tailored alkali activated biochar

Roza Yazdani, Riku Vahala, Alberto Tiraferri, Julie B. Zimmerman 2019 IWA Specialist Conference on Natural Organic Matter in Water