Clean energy, water and air are life-giving resources for which we at LUT University seek new solutions with our expertise in technology and business. We help society and businesses in their sustainable renewal. Our international community consists of 6 500 members. Our campuses are in Lappeenranta and Lahti, Finland.
We have grouped our experts under the following categories based on their fields of expertise:
Our university's cross-scientific research platforms and thier leaders are introduced in the research platforms -section.
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The research performed by the energy experts working at LUT covers a wide range of technologies and systems required for the production, transfer, distribution and use of energy from equipment manufacture and fuels all the way to energy consumption.
LUT experts in water purification study the purification of wastewater and raw water, the recovery of chemicals from industrial processes and the efficient recycling of process waters and develop environmentally friendly methods for solving water-related problems.
In line with life cycle thinking, LUT experts in circular economy study larger entities and take into account the sustainable design of new applications, material choices, technological solutions and their environmental impacts, manufacturability, usability and energy efficiency.
The research of LUT experts in economy combines expertise in economy with expertise in engineering and covers factors that lead to sustainable value creation, i.e. approaches that will ensure that companies are successful in international competition and, at the same time, operate in a way that is economically, ecologically and socially sustainable.
LUT experts in the Russian economy study the economic policy of Russia, the competitiveness of Russian businesses, the country's investment atmosphere and the Russian consumer market in order to tap into the potential of the country's economy.