1996 …2023

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I am responsible of the research services and the infrastructure of Tampere Wear Center and the materials characterization facilities. In addition, I work as a coordinator of Wear Forum that is a collaboration network between TWC, research institutes, and companies. My particular research interests are the high stress abrasive and impact wear of steels, characterization of wear mechanisms, and assessment of the relevance of laboratory wear test methods in regard of the in-service performance of steels and other wear resistant materials. I have over 60 peer-reviewed scientific articles and about 70 other scientific publications, including conference papers with h-index 16 (Scopus).

Expertise related to UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This person’s work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 7 - Affordable and Clean Energy

Education/Academic qualification

Doctor of Science (Technology), Materials Technology, Rock Engineering

Award Date: 30 Nov 2018

Licentiate of Science (Technology), Materials Technology, Rock Engineering

Award Date: 5 Jun 2002

Master of Science (Technology)

Award Date: 26 Apr 1996


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