Chemistry professor Mika Sillanpää among the world's most cited
Mika Sillanpää, Professor of Chemistry and Head of the Laboratory of Green Chemistry, has for the first time been acknowledged as one of the roughly 3 300 most cited researchers in the world. On the most recent Highly Cited Researchers list, Sillanpää is the only researcher from technical universities in Finland.
J. Hyneman Center to open in September
The J. Hyneman Center (JHC) for rapid prototyping will open on the Skinnarila campus in September. It is a space for students of Lappeenranta University of Technology and Saimaa University of Applied Sciences to meet, try out different solutions and build prototypes.