LUT Mikkeli

LUT Mikkeli focuses research activities in selected areas for achieving breakthrough results of world class. These research areas are in line with the LUT strategy and regional interests.

LUT Mikkeli research groups are:

Green Chemistry in Mikkeli
Research work for finding new solutions to prevent and decrease environmental pollution. Developing novel nano-based materials for water purification. Develops thin film materials and processes to enable energy saving, resource-use reduction, pollution removal and bioactive applications.

Bioenergy research in Mikkeli
Studies supply systems and handling technologies of biomass for energy use. Applies study methods to evaluate economical and environmental performance.

LBM Mikkeli
LBM Business Studies competence area also has an active, Mikkeli-based research group in Entrepreneurship.  Beyond high quality academic research, the special mission of the group is to support positive economic development in the region through collaborative research and development activity.

LUT Mikkeli will be 2020

  • The leading research and educational center in Finland in our focus areas
  • Internationally recognized center in selected areas of sustainable technologies
  • The most productive reearch group in LUT by the number of publications and theses
  • A place where several new high technology jobs will be initiated in the South Savo area

For further details, please contact Prof. Mika Sillanpää , the Director of the LUT Mikkeli:


Phone: +358 400 205215

Street and postal address:

LUT University
Laboratory of Green Chemistry

Sammonkatu 12
50130 Mikkeli

LUT Mikkeli

Department of Green Chemistry 
Postal and street address:
Sammonkatu 12, 50130 Mikkeli, Finland

Laboratory of Bioenergy
Postal and street address:
Lönnrotinkatu 7, 50100 Mikkeli, Finland

LBM Mikkeli
Postal and street address:
Lönnrotinkatu 7, 50100 Mikkeli, Finland