Scientific publications, in English

ALRahahleh, L., Ikonen, V.-P., Kilpeläinen, A., Torssonen, P., Strandman, H., Asikainen, A., Kaurola, J., Venäläinen, A., Peltola, H. 2017. Effects of forest conservation and management on volume growth, harvested amount of timber, carbon stock and amount of dead wood in Finnish boreal forests under changing climate. Canadian Journal of Forest Research 47(2): 215-225.

ALRahahleh, L., Kilpeläinen, A., Ikonen, V.-P., Strandman, H., Asikainen, A., Venäläinen, A., Kaurola, J., Kangas, J., Peltola, H. 2018. Effects of using certain tree species in forest regeneration on volume growth, timber yield, and carbon stock of boreal forests in Finland under different CMIP5 projections. Eur J Forest Res. 137(5):573-591. 

ALRahahleh, L., Kilpeläinen, A., Ikonen, V.-P., Strandman, H., Venäläinen, A., Peltola, H. 2018. Effects of CMIP5 projections on volume growth, carbon stock and timber yield in managed Scots pine, Norway spruce and Silver birch stands under southern and northern boreal conditions. Forests 9, 208. 

Anttila P., Nivala V., Salminen O., Hurskainen M., Kärki J., Lindroos T.J., Asikainen A. 2018. Regional balance of forest chip supply and demand in Finland in 2030. Silva Fennica vol. 52 no. 2 article id 9902. 

Baul, T.K., Alam, A., Ikonen, A., Strandman, H., Asikainen, A., Peltola, H., Kilpeläinen, A. 2017. Climate change mitigation potential in boreal forests: impacts of management, harvest intensity and use of forest biomass to substitute fossil resources. Forests 8(11), 455. 

D'Amato, D., Droste, N., Allen, B., Kettunen, M., Lähtinen, K., Korhonen, J., Leskinen, P., Matthies, B.D., Toppinen, A. 2017. Green, circular, bio economy: A comparative analysis of sustainability avenues. Journal of Cleaner Production 168:716-734. 

De Luca, A.I., Iofrida, N., Leskinen, P., Stillitano, T., Falcone, G., Strano, A. & Gulisano, G. 2017. Life cycle tools combined with multi-criteria and participatory methods for agricultural sustainability: Insights from a systematic and critical review. Science of the Total Environment 595: 352-370.

den Herder, M., Kurttila, M., Leskinen, P., Lindner, M., Haatanen, A., Sironen, S., Salminen, O. Juusti, V, Holma, A. 2017. Is enhanced biodiversity protection conflicting with ambitious bioenergy targets in eastern Finland? Journal of Environmental Management 187: 54-62.

Hassan, M.K., Villa, A., Kuittinen, S. Jänis, J., Pappinen, A. 2019. An assessment of side-stream generation from Finnish forest industry, J Mater Cycles Waste Manag 21(2): 265–280.

Heinonen, T., Pukkala, T., Asikainen, A., Peltola, H. 2018. Scenario analyses on the effects of fertilization, improved regeneration material and ditch network maintenance on timber production of Finnish forests. European Journal of Forest Research 137:93–107.

Heinonen, T., Pukkala, T., Kellomäki, S., Strandman, H., Asikainen, A., Venäläinen, A., Peltola, H. 2018. Effects of forest management and harvesting intensity on the timber supply from Finnish forests in a changing climate. Can. J. For. Res. 48:1124–1134. 

Heinonen, T., Pukkala, T., Mehtätalo, L., Asikainen, A., Kangas J., Peltola, H. 2017. Scenario analyses on the effects of harvesting intensity on development of forest resources, timber supply, carbon balance and biodiversity of Finnish forestry.  Forest Policy and Economics 80: 80-98.

Hetemäki, L. 2019. The role of science in forest policy - Experiences by EFI. Forest Policy and Economics 105: 10-16.

Hetemäki, L., Hurmekoski, E. 2016. Forest Products Markets under Change: Review and Research Implications. Current Forestry Reports 2:177-188.

Honkaniemi, J., Lehtonen, M., Väisänen, H., Peltola, H. 2017. Effects of wood decay by Heterobasidion annosum on vulnerability of Norway spruce stands to wind damage: a mechanistic modelling approach. Can. J. For. Res. 47(6): 777-787. 

Hurmekoski, E., Jonsson, R., Korhonen, J., Jänis, J., Mäkinen, M., Leskinen, P., Hetemäki, L. 2018. Diversification of the forest industries: Role of new wood-based products. Canadian Journal of Forest Research, 2018, 48(12): 1417-1432.

Hurmekoski, E., Pykäläinen, J., Hetemäki, L. 2018. Long-term targets for green building: Explorative Delphi backcasting study on wood-frame multi-story construction in Finland. Journal of Cleaner Production 172:3644-3654. 

Hurmekoski, E., Sjølie, H. 2017. Comparing forest sector modelling and qualitative foresight analysis: Cases on wood products industry. Journal of Forest Economics 31:11-16. 

Hurmekoski, E., Winkel, G., Hetemäki, L., Lovric, M., Lovric, N. 2019. Frontiers of the forest-based bioeconomy – a European Delphi study. Forest Policy and Economics.

Hänninen, R., Hurmekoski, E., Mutanen, A., Viitanen, J., 2017. Complexity of assessing future forest bioenergy markets – Review of bioenergy potential estimates in the European Union. Current Forestry Reports 4 (1), 1–10. 

Ikonen, V.-P., Kilpeläinen, A., Zubizarreta-Gerendiain, A., Strandman, H., Asikainen, A., Venäläinen, A., Kaurola, J., Kangas, J., Peltola, H. 2017. Regional risks of wind damage in boreal forests under changing management and climate projections. Can. J. For. Res. 47(12): 1632-1645.

Kangas, J., Kajanus, M., Leskinen, P., Kurttila, M. 2016. Incorporating MCDS and voting into SWOT – basic idea and experiences. Serbian Journal of Management 11(1): 1-13. 

Kangas, J., Tikkanen, J., Leskinen, P., Kurttila, M., Kajanus. M. 2017. Developing hybrid SWOT methodologies for choosing joint bioeconomy co-operation priorities by three Finnish universities. Biofuels 8(4): 459-471.

Karttunen, K., Laitila, J., Ranta, T. 2016.  First-thinning harvesting alternatives for industrial or energy purposes based on regional Scots pine stand simulations in Finland. Silva Fennica 50(2), article id 1521.

Karvonen J, Kunttu J, Suominen T, Kangas J, Leskinen P, Judl J. 2018.  Integrating fast pyrolysis reactor with combined heat and power plant improves environmental and energy efficiency in bio-oil production. Journal of Cleaner Production 183: 143-152. 

Karvonen, J., Halder, P., Kangas, J., Leskinen, P. 2017. Indicators and tools for assessing sustainability impacts of the forest bioeconomy.  Forest Ecosystems 4:2.

Kekäläinen, T., Hossain, Md F, Miettinen, I., Jänis J. Petroleomic Characterization of Pyrolysis Oils from Scrap Tire-Biomass Blendsby Fourier Transform Ion Cyclotron Resonance Mass Spectrometry, Proceedings of the 66th ASMS Conference on Mass Spectrometry and Allied Topics, San Diego, CA, USA, 2018.

Kellomäki, S., Strandman, H., Heinonen, T., Asikainen, A., Venäläinen, A., Peltola, H. 2018. Temporal and spatial change in diameter growth of boreal Scots pine, Norway spruce and birch under recent-generation (CMIP5) global climate model projections for the 21st century. Forests 9(3):118. 

Keränen, J., Maltamo, M., Packalen, P. 2016. Effect of flying altitude, scanning angle and scanning mode on the accuracy of ALS based forest inventory. International Journal of Applied Earth Observation and Geoinformation 52: 349–360.  

Kilpeläinen, A., Strandman, H., Grönholm, T., Ikonen, V.-P., Torssonen, P., Kellomäki, S., Peltola, H. 2017. Effects of initial age structure of managed Norway spruce forest area on net climate impact of using forest biomass for energy. Bioenergy Research 10(2):499–508. 

Korhonen, J., Hurmekoski, E., Hansen, E., Toppinen, A. 2017. Firm-level competitiveness in the forest industries: Review and research implications in the context of bioeconomy strategies. Canadian Journal of Forest Research 48(2), 141-152.  

Kukkonen, M., Korhonen, L., Maltamo, M., Suvanto, A.,Packalen, P. 2018. How much can airborne laser scanning based forest inventory by tree species benefit from auxiliary optical data? International Journal of Applied Earth Observations and Geoinformation 72: 91-98.

Laapas M., Lehtonen, I., Venäläinen, A., Peltola, H. 2019. The 10-Year Return Levels of Maximum Wind Speeds under Frozen and Unfrozen Soil Forest Conditions in Finland. Climate 7(5), 62.

Laapas M., Venäläinen, A. 2017. Homogenization and trend analysis of monthly mean and maximum wind speed time series in Finland, 1959–2015. Int. J. Climatol. 37: 4803–4813. 

Laitila J., Ahtikoski A., Repola J., Routa J. 2017. Pre-feasibility study of supply systems based on artificial drying of delimbed stem forest chips. Silva Fennica 51(4), article id 5659.  

Laitila J., Asikainen, A., Ranta, T. 2016. Cost analysis of transporting forest chips and forest industry by-products with large truck-trailers in Finland. Biomass and Bioenergy 90: 252-261.

Laitila J., Lehtonen E., Ranta T., Anttila P., Rasi S., Asikainen A. 2016. Procurement costs of cereal straw and forest chips for biorefining in South-East Finland. Silva Fennica 50(5), article id 1689.  

Laitila J., Poikela A., Ovaskainen H., Väätäinen K. 2019. Novel extracting methods for conifer stumps. International Journal of Forest Engineering 30(1):56-65.

Lehtonen, I., Kämäräinen, M., Gregow, H., Venäläinen, A., Peltola, H. 2016. Heavy snow loads in Finnish forests respond regionally asymmetrically to projected climate change. Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci., 16(10):2259-2271.

Lehtonen, I., Venäläinen, A., Kämäräinen, M., Asikainen, A., Laitila, J., Anttila, P., Peltola, H. 2019. Projected decrease in wintertime bearing capacity on different forest and soil types in Finland under a warming climate. Hydrology and Earth System Sciences 23:1611-1631. 

Lehtonen, I., Venäläinen, A., Kämäräinen, M., Peltola, H., Gregow, H. 2016. Risk of large-scale fires in boreal forests of Finland under changing climate.  Nat. Hazards and Earth Systems Science 16(1):239-253.

Levkoev, E., Kilpeläinen, A., Luostarinen, K., Pulkkinen, P., Mehtätalo, L., Ikonen, V.-P., Jaatinen, R., Zhigunov, A., Kangas, J., Peltola, H. 2017. Differences in growth and wood density in clones and provenance hybrid clones of Norway spruce. Canadian Journal of Forest Research 47: 389-399.

Levkoev, E., Mehtätalo, L., Luostarinen, K., Pulkkinen, P., Zhigunov, A., Peltola, H. 2018. Development of height growth and frost hardiness for one-year-old Norway spruce seedlings in greenhouse conditions in response to elevated temperature and atmospheric CO2 concentration. Silva Fennica vol. 52 no. 3 article id 9980.

Mattila, T., Judl, J., Macombe, C., Leskinen, P. 2018. Evaluating social sustainability of bioeconomy value chains through integrated use of local and global methods. Biomass and Bioenergy 109, 276-283.

Miettinen, I., Kuittinen, S., Paasikallio, V., Mäkinen M., Pappinen, A., Jänis J. 2017. Characterization of Fast Pyrolysis Oil from Short-Rotation Willow by High-Resolution Fourier Transform Ion Cyclotron Resonance Mass Spectrometry. Fuel 207:189-197.

Mofikoya, O, Mäkinen, M,  Jänis J. 2017. Chemical Fingerprinting of Essential Oils from Conifer Needles by ESI/APPI FT-ICR Mass Spectrometry. Proceedings of the 65th ASMS Conference on Mass Spectrometry and Allied Topics, Indianapolis, IL, USA, 2017.

Mutanen, A., Viitanen, J. 2017. Venäläisen tuontipuun rajahintojen ja Suomen kantohintojen väliset vuorovaikutussuhteet. Metsätieteen aikakauskirja 2017-7692.  

Myllyviita, T., Antikainen, R., Leskinen, P. 2016. Sustainability assessment tools – their comprehensiveness and utilisation in company-level sustainability assessments in Finland. International Journal of Sustainable Development & World Ecology 24(3): 236-247.

Nabuurs, G.-J., Delacote, P., Ellison, D., Hanewinkel, M., Hetemäki, L., Lindner, M. 2017. By 2050 the Mitigation Effects of EU Forests Could Nearly Double through Climate Smart Forestry. Forests 8, 484.

Oluwafemi O, Kekäläinen T., Mäkinen M., Miettinen I, Jänis J. 2016. Petroleomic Analysis of Tyre Pyrolysis Oils by High-Resolution ESI/APPI Fourier Transform Ion Cyclotron Resonance Mass Spectrometry. Proceedings of the 64th ASMS Conference on Mass Spectrometry and Allied Topics, San Antonio, TX, USA, 2016.

Palos, R., Kekäläinen, T., Duodo, F., Gutierrez, A., Arandes, J. M., Jänis, J., Castano, P. 2019. Screening hydrotreating catalysts for the valorization of a light cycle oil/scrap tires oil blend based on a detailed product analysis. Appl. Catal. B Environm. Accepted.

Pascual, A., Pukkala, T., de-Miguel S., Pesonen, A., Packalen, P. 2018. Influence of timber harvesting costs on the layout of cutting and economic return in forest planning based on dynamic treatment units. Forest Systems, 27(1), e001. 

Pascual, A., Pukkala, T., de-Miguel, S. 2018. Effects of plot positioning errors on the optimality of harvest prescriptions when spatial forest planning relies on ALS data. Forests 2018, 9, 371. 

Pelli, P., Kangas, J., Pykäläinen, J. 2017. Service-based bioeconomy – multilevel perspective to assess the evolving bioeconomy with a service lens, In: Leal Filho, W., Pociovalisteanu, D.-M., Borges de Brito, P., Borges de Lima, I. (Eds.) Towards a Sustainable Bioeconomy: Principles, Challenges and Perspectives. Springer International Publishing AG. ISBN 978-3-319-73028-8. 552 pp.

Pelli, P., Näyhä, A., Hetemäki, L. 2018. Increasing role of services: trends, drivers and search for new perspectives. In "Forestry in the Midst of global change” (Farcy, Rojas-Briales & Martinez de Arano, eds.). CRC Press - Taylor and Francis.

Pelli,P., Näyhä, A. & Hetemäki, L. 2018. Increasing role of services: trends, drivers and search for new perspectives. In "Forestry in the Midst of global change” (Farcy, Rojas-Briales & Martinez de Arano, eds.). CRC Press - Taylor and Francis.

Penttinen, L., Rutanen, C., Jänis, J., Rouvinen, J., Hakulinen, N. 2018. Unraveling substrate specificity and catalytic promiscuity of Aspergillus oryzae catechol oxidase, ChemBioChem 19:2348–2352. 

Pitkänen, K., Antikainen, R., Droste, N., Loiseau, E., Saikku, L., Aissani, L., Hansjürgens, B., Kuikman, P.J., Leskinen, P., Thomsen, M. 2016. What can be learned from practical cases of green economy? – studies from five European countries. Journal of Cleaner Production 139: 666-676.

Prinz R., Väätäinen K., Laitila J., Sikanen L. and Asikainen A. 2019. Analysis of energy efficiency of forest chip supply system using discrete-event simulation. Applied Energy (235):1369-1380.

Prinz, R., Laitila, J., Eliasson, L., Routa, J., Järviö, N., Asikainen, A. 2018. Hybrid solutions as a measure to increase energy efficiency – study of a prototype of a hybrid technology chipper. International Journal of Forest Engineering 29(3):151-161.

Reyer, C., Bathgate, S., Blennow, K., Borges, J.G., Bugmann, H., Delzon, S., Faias, S.P., Garcia-Gonzalo, J., Gardiner, B., Gonzalez-Olabarria, J.R., Gracia, C., Hernández, J.G., Kellomäki, S., Kramer, K., Lexer, M.J., Lindner, M., van der Maaten, E., Maroschek, M., Muys, B., Nicoll, B., Palahi, M., Palma, J.H.N., Paulo, J.A., Peltola, H., Pukkala, T., Rammer, W., Ray, D., Sabaté, S., Schelhaas, M.J., Seidl, R., Temperli, C., Tomé, M., Yousefpour, R., Zimmermann, N.E., Hanewinkel, M. 2017. Are forest disturbances amplifying or cancelling out climate change-induced productivity changes in European forests? Environmental Research Letters 12 (3), 034027.

Routa, J., Kolström, M. and Sikanen, L. 2018. Dry matter losses and their economic significance in forest energy procurement. International Journal of Forest Engineering 29: 53-62. 

Ruosteenoja, K., Markkanen, T., Venäläinen, A., Räisänen, P., Peltola, H.  2017. Seasonal soil moisture and drought occurrence in Europe in CMIP5 projections for the 21st century. Climate Dynamics 50(3-4): 1177–1192. 

Räty, J., Packalen, P. and Maltamo, M. 2018. Comparing Nearest Neighbor Configurations In the Prediction Of Species-specific Diameter Distributions. Annals of Forest Science 75: 26. 

Seppälä, J., Leskinen, P., Myllyviita, T. 2016. Expert panel weighting and aggregation of the sustainable society index (SSI) 2010 – a decision analysis approach. Sustainable Development 25:322–335.

Valta, H., Lehtonen, I., Laurila, T.K., Venäläinen, A., Laapas, M., Gregow, H. 2019. Communicating the amount of windstorm induced forest damage by the maximum wind gust speed in Finland. Adv. Sci. Res. 16:31–37. 

Venäläinen, A., Laapas, M., Pirinen, P., Horttanainen, M., Hyvönen, R., Lehtonen, I., Junila, P., Hou, M., Peltola, H. 2017. Estimation of the high-spatial-resolution variability in extreme wind speeds for forestry applications. Earth Syst. Dynam. 8: 529–545. 

Venäläinen, A., Lehtonen, I., Mäkelä, A. 2016. Laaja-alaiset metsäpalot mahdollistavat säätilanteet Suomen ilmastossa. Ilmatieteen laitos, Raportteja 2016:3, 30 sivua.

Väätäinen, K., Prinz, R., Malinen, J., Laitila, J., Sikanen, L. 2017. Alternative operation models for using a feed-in terminal as a part of the forest chip supply system for a CHP plant. Global Change Biology Bioenergy 9(11): 1657–1673. 

Zubizarreta-Gerendiain, A., Pukkala, T., Peltola, H. 2017. Effects of wind damage on the optimal management of boreal forests under current and changing climatic conditions. Canadian Journal of Forest Research 47(2):246-256.

Zubizarreta-Gerendiain, A., Pukkala, T., Peltola, H. 2019. Effect of wind damage on the habitat suitability of saproxylic species in a boreal forest landscape. Journal of Forestry Research 30(3), 879-889.