2018 (25)


K. Yliniemi, N.T. Nguyen, S. Mohajernia, N. Liu, B.P. Wilson, P. Schmuki, M. Lundström, A direct synthesis of platinum/nickel co-catalysts on titanium dioxide nanotube surface from hydrometallurgical-type process streams, Journal of Cleaner Production (2018). DOI: 10.1016/j.jclepro.2018.08.022


H. Elomaa, P. Halli, T. Sirviö, K. Yliniemi, M. Lundström, A future application of pulse plating – silver recovery from hydrometallurgical bottom ash leachant. Trans IMF (2018). DOI:  10.1080/00202967.2018.1507320


L. Berry, V. Agarwal, J. Galvin, M.S. Safarzadeh, Decomposition of monazite concentrate in sulphuric acid, Can. Metall. Q. (2018) 1-12. DOI:10.1080/00084433.2018.1478490


M.S. Safarzadeh, V. Agarwal, L. Hayes, New insights into the separation of Nd from Pr in hydrochloric and sulfuric acid solutions, Polyhedron. 153 (2018) 82-87. DOI: 10.1016/j.poly.2018.06.050


H. Elomaa, L. Rintala, J. Aromaa, M. Lundström, Open circuit potential and leaching rate of pyrite in cupric chloride solution, Can. Metall. Q. (2018) 1-6. DOI: 10.1080/00084433.2018.1477652


P. Halli, J. Hamuyuni, M. Leikola, M. Lundström, Developing a sustainable solution for recycling electric arc furnace dust via organic acid leaching, Minerals Eng. 124 (2018) 1-9. DOI: 10.1016/j.mineng.2018.05.011


F. Tesfaye, I. Vaajamo, J. Hamuyuni, D. Lindberg, P. Taskinen, L. Hupa, Experimental investigation and thermodynamic re-assessment of the ternary copper-nickel-lead system, Calphad. 61 (2018) 148-156. DOI: 10.1016/j.calphad.2018.03.006


B. Han, A. Porvali, M. Lundström, M. Louhi-Kultanen, Lithium Recovery by Precipitation from Impure Solutions–Lithium Ion Battery Waste, Chem. Eng. Technol. (2018). DOI: 10.1002/ceat.201700667


A.T. Aji, J. Aromaa, B.P. Wilson, U.S. Mohanty, M. Lundström, Kinetic Study and Modelling of Silver Dissolution in Synthetic Industrial Silver Electrolyte as a Function of Electrolyte Composition and Temperature, Corros. Sci. (2018). DOI: 10.1016/j.corsci.2018.04.014


S. Ojanen, M. Lundström, A. Santasalo-Aarnio, R. Serna-Guerrero, Challenging the concept of electrochemical discharge using salt solutions for lithium-ion batteries recycling, Waste Management (2018). DOI: 10.1016/j.wasman.2018.03.045


I. Korolev, P. Altınkaya, P. Halli, P. Hannula, K. Yliniemi, M. Lundström, Electrochemical recovery of minor concentrations of gold from cyanide-free cupric chloride leaching solutions, J. Clean. Prod. (2018). DOI: 10.1016/j.jclepro.2018.03.177


P. Sinisalo & M. Lundström, Refining Approaches in the Platinum Group Metal Processing Value Chain—A Review, Metals. 8, 203 (2018). DOI: 10.3390/met8040203


C. Peng, J. Hamuyuni, B.P. Wilson, M. Lundström, Selective reductive leaching of cobalt and lithium from industrially crushed waste Li-ion batteries in sulfuric acid system, Waste Management (2018). DOI: 10.1016/j.wasman.2018.02.052


V. Agarwal, M.S. Safarzadeh, J.T. Bendler, Solvent extraction of Eu(III) from hydrochloric acid solutions using PC88A and Cyanex 572 in kerosene, Hydrometallurgy (2018). DOI: 10.1016/j.hydromet.2018.03.011


P-M. Hannula, N. Masquelier, S. Lassila, J. Aromaa, D. Janas, O. Forsén, M. Lundström, Corrosion behaviour of cast and deformed copper-carbon nanotube composite wires in chloride media, Journal of Alloys and Compounds (2018). DOI:  10.1016/j.jallcom.2018.02.289


J. Aromaa, A. Pehkonen, S. Schmachtel, I. Galfi, O. Forsén, Electrochemical Determination of Hydrogen Entry to HSLA Steel during Pickling, Advances in Materials Science and Engineering. (2018). DOI: 10.1155/2018/3676598


J. Leppäniemi, P. Sippola, A. Peltonen, J. Aromaa, H. Lipsanen, J. Koskinen, Effect of Surface Wear on Corrosion Protection of Steel by CrN Coatings Sealed with Atomic Layer Deposition, ACS Omega. 3 (2018) 1791-1800. DOI: 10.1021/acsomega.7b01382


P-M. Hannula, M. Junnila, D. Janas, J. Aromaa, O. Forsén, M. Lundström, Carbon Nanotube Fiber Pretreatments for Electrodeposition of Copper, Advances in Materials Science and Engineering. (2018). DOI: 10.1155/2018/3071913


J. Hamuyuni, P. Halli, F. Tesfaye, M. Leikola, M. Lundström, A Sustainable Methodology for Recycling Electric Arc Furnace Dust, In: Sun Z. et al. (eds) Energy Technology 2018. TMS 2018. The Minerals, Metals & Materials Series. Springer, Cham. DOI: 10.1007/978-3-319-72362-4_20


S. Moosakhani, A.A. Sabbagh Alvani, R. Mohammadpour, P-M. Hannula, Y. Ge, S. Hannula, Platelet CuSbS2 particles with a suitable conduction band position for solar cell applications, Materials Letters. 215 (2018) 157-160. DOI: 10.1016/j.matlet.2017.12.084


A. Arpalahti, M. Lundström, The leaching behavior of minerals from a pyrrhotite-rich pentlandite ore during heap leaching, Minerals Engineering.119 (2018) 116-125. DOI:10.1016/j.mineng.2018.01.025


J. Hakanpää, K. Yliniemi, B.P. Wilson, M. Putkonen, S. Höhn, E. Kontturi, S. Virtanen, L. Murtomäki, Time-Dependent Behavior of Cation Transport through Cellulose Acetate-Cationic Polyelectrolyte Membranes, J. Electrochem. Soc. 165 (2018) H39-H44. DOI: 10.1149/2.1231802jes


B.P. Wilson, K. Yliniemi, M. Gestranius, M. Hakalahti, M. Putkonen, M. Lundström, M. Karppinen, T. Tammelin, E. Kontturi, Structural distinction due to deposition method in ultrathin films of cellulose nanofibres, Cellulose. (2018). DOI: 10.1007/s10570-018-1665-y


U.S. Mohanty, L. Rintala, P. Halli, P. Taskinen, M. Lundström, Hydrometallurgical Approach for Leaching of Metals from Copper Rich Side Stream Originating from Base Metal Production, Metals. 8 (2018) 40. DOI: 10.3390/met8010040


S. Seisko, M. Lampinen, J. Aromaa, A. Laari, T. Koiranen, M. Lundström, Kinetics and mechanisms of gold dissolution by ferric chloride leaching, Minerals Engineering. 115 (2018) 131-141. DOI: 10.1016/j.mineng.2017.10.017


2017 (30)


K.S. Kontturi, K.W. Biegaj, A. Mautner, R.T. Woodward, B.P. Wilson, L. Johansson, K. Lee, J.Y. Heng, A. Bismarck, E. Kontturi, Non-Covalent Surface Modification of Cellulose Nanopapers by Adsorption of Polymers from Aprotic Solvents, Langmuir 33 (2017) 5707-5712. DOI: 10.1021/acs.langmuir.7b01236


J. Hakanpää, K. Yliniemi, B.P. Wilson, M. Putkonen, E. Kontturi, S. Virtanen, L. Murtomäki, Study of Transport Properties of Polyelectrolyte-Cellulose Acetate Membranes, ECS Transactions. 77 (2017) 663-669. DOI:10.1149/07711.0663ecst


M. Aaltonen, C. Peng, B.P. Wilson, M. Lundström, Leaching of Metals from Spent Lithium-Ion Batteries, Recycling. 2 (2017) 20. DOI: 10.3390/recycling2040020


A. Porvali, B.P. Wilson, M. Lundström, Lanthanide-alkali double sulfate precipitation from strong sulfuric acid NiMH battery waste leachate, Waste Manage. (2017). DOI: 10.1016/j.wasman.2017.10.031


M.K. Khalid, T. Leiviskä, J. Tanskanen, Properties of vanadium-loaded iron sorbent after alkali regeneration, Water Science and Technology (2017). DOI:


T. Leiviskä, M.K. Khalid, A. Sarpola, J. Tanskanen, Removal of vanadium from industrial wastewater using iron sorbents in batch and continuous flow pilot systems, J. Environ. Manage. 190 (2017) 231-242. DOI: 10.1016/j.jenvman.2016.12.063


S. Jafari, M. Kiviluoma, T. Kalliomäki, E. Klindtworth, A.T. Aji, J. Aromaa, B.P. Wilson, M. Lundström, Effect of typical impurities for the formation of floating slimes in copper electrorefining, International Journal of Mineral Processing. 168 (2017) 109-115. DOI: 10.1016/j.minpro.2017.09.016


O. Forsén, J. Aromaa, M. Lundström, Primary Copper Smelter and Refinery as a Recycling Plant—A System Integrated Approach to Estimate Secondary Raw Material Tolerance, Recycling. 2 (2017). DOI: 10.3390/recycling2040019


F. Liu, Z. Liu, Y. Li, B.P. Wilson, Z. Liu, L. Zeng, M. Lundström, Recovery and separation of gallium (III) and germanium (IV) from zinc refinery residues: Part II: Solvent extraction, Hydrometallurgy. 171 (2017) 149-156. DOI: 10.1016/j.hydromet.2017.05.009


P. Halli, H. Elomaa, B.P. Wilson, K. Yliniemi, M. Lundström, Improved metal circular economy – selective recovery of minor Ag concentrations from Zn process solutions, ACS Sustainable Chem. Eng. (2017). Accepted DOI: 10.1021/acssuschemeng.7b02904


F. Tesfaye, D. Lindberg, J. Hamuyuni, Valuable Metals and Energy Recovery from Electronic Waste Streams, in: Energy Technology 2017, Springer, 2017, pp. 103-116. DOI: 10.1007/978-3-319-52192-3_11


F. Tesfaye, D. Lindberg, J. Hamuyuni, P. Taskinen, L. Hupa, Improving urban mining practices for optimal recovery of resources from e-waste, Minerals Eng. 111 (2017) 209-221. DOI:  10.1016/j.mineng.2017.06.018


H. Elomaa, S. Seisko, T. Junnila, T. Sirviö, B.P. Wilson, J. Aromaa, M. Lundström, The Effect of the Redox Potential of Aqua Regia and Temperature on the Au, Cu, and Fe Dissolution from WPCBs, Recycling. 2 (2017) 14. DOI:10.3390/recycling2030014


T. Tirronen, D. Sukhomlinov, H. O’Brien, P. Taskinen, M. Lundström, Distributions of Lithium-ion and Nickel-Metal Hydride Battery Elements in Copper Converting, J. Clean. Prod. (2017). DOI: 10.1016/j.jclepro.2017.09.051


P. Halli, J. Hamuyuni, H. Revitzer, M. Lundström, Selection of leaching media for metal dissolution from electric arc furnace dust, J. Clean. Prod., 164 (2017) 265-276. DOI: 10.1016/j.jclepro.2017.06.212


S. Schmachtel, L. Murtomäki, J. Aromaa, M. Lundström, O. Forsén, M.H. Barker, Simulation of electrochemical processes during oxygen evolution on Pb-MnO2 composite electrodes, Electrochim. Acta (Accepted for publication, May 2017). DOI: 10.1016/j.electacta.2017.04.131


A. Porvali, L. Rintala, J. Aromaa, T. Kaartinen, O. Forsén, M. Lundström, Thiosulfate-copper-ammonia leaching of pure gold and pressure oxidized concentrate, Physicochemical Problems of Mineral Processing 53(2) (2017) 1079 - 1091. DOI: 10.5277/ppmp170231


F. Liu, Z. Liu, Y. Li, B. P. Wilson, M. Lundström, Extraction of Ga and Ge from zinc refinery residues in H2C2O4 solutions containing H2O2, International Journal of Mineral Processing (available online 21 April 2017). DOI: 10.1016/j.minpro.2017.04.005


F. Liu, Z. Liu, Y. Li, B. P. Wilson, M. Lundström, Recovery and separation of gallium(III) and germanium(IV) from zinc refinery residues: Part I: Leaching and iron(III) removal, Hydrometallurgy, 169 (2017) 564-570. DOI: 10.1016/j.hydromet.2017.03.006

F. Liu, Z. Liu, Y. Li, B.P. Wilson, Z. Li, M. Lundström, Behaviors of gallium and germanium associated with zinc sulfide concentrate in oxygen pressure leaching, Physiochemical Problems of Mineral Processing 53(2) (2017). DOI: 10.5277/ppmp170229


M. Lundström, S. Seisko, J. Jascisak, D. Orac, J. Aromaa, T. Havlik, O. Forsén, Oxidative pressurized acid leaching of waste printed circuit boards, Physiochemical Problems of Mineral Processing, 53(2) (2017) 781-792. DOI: 10.5277/ppmp170209


T. Kalliomäki, A.T. Aji, L. Rintala, J. Aromaa, M. Lundström, Models for viscosity and density of copper electrorefining electrolytes, Physiochemical Problems of Mineral Processing 53(2). DOI: 10.5277/ppmp170227


S. Seisko, J. Aromaa, P. Latostenmaa, O. Forsen, B.P. Wilson, M. Lundstrom, Pressure leaching of decopperized copper electrorefining anode slimes in strong acid solution, Physiochemical Problems of Mineral Processing, 53(1) (2017) 465−474. DOI: 10.5277/ppmp170136


P. Halli, S. Jolivet, A. Klöfverskjöld, P. Latostenmaa, B.P. Wilson and M. Lundström, Leaching of Sb from TROF Furnace Doré Slag, The Minerals, Metals & Materials Society 2017, L. Zhang et al. (eds.), Energy Technology 2017, The Minerals, Metals & Materials Series. DOI 10.1007/978-3-319-52192-3_4, ISBN 978-3-319-52192-3.


L. Rintala, M. Leikola, C. Sauer, J. Aromaa, T. Roth-Berghofer, O. Forsén, M. Lundström, Designing gold extraction processes: Performance study of a case-based reasoning system, Minerals Engineering, 109 (2017) 42-53. DOI: 10.1016/j.mineng.2017.02.013


J. Leppäniemi, P. Sippola, M. Broas, J. Aromaa, H. Lipsanen, J. Koskinen, Corrosion protection of steel with multilayer coatings: Improving the sealing properties of physical vapor deposition CrN coatings with Al2O3/TiO2 atomic layer deposition nanolaminates, Thin Solid Films. 627 (2017) 59-68. DOI: 10.1016/j.tsf.2017.02.050


P-M. Hannula, J. Aromaa, B.P. Wilson, D. Janas, K. Koziol, O. Forsén, M. Lundström, Observations of copper deposition on functionalized carbon nanotube films, Electrochim. Acta. 232 (2017) 495-504. DOI: 10.1016/j.electacta.2017.03.006.


N. Isoaho, E. Peltola, S. Sainio, N. Wester, V. Protopopova, B.P. Wilson, J. Koskinen, and T. Laurila Carbon Nanostructure Based Platform for Enzymatic Glutamate Biosensors. J. Phys. Chem. C, (2017). Accepted DOI: 10.1021/acs.jpcc.6b10612


H. Jin, G. Marin, A. Giri, T. Tynell, M. Gestranius, B.P. Wilson, E. Kontturi, T. Tammelin, P.E. Hopkins, M. Karppinen, Strongly reduced thermal conductivity in hybrid ZnO/nanocellulose thin films, J. Mater. Sci. (2017). 1-7. DOI: 10.1007/s10853-017-0848-5


M. Lampinen, S. Seisko, O. Forsström, A. Laari, J. Aromaa, M. Lundström, T. Koiranen, Mechanism and kinetics of gold leaching by cupric chloride, Hydrometallurgy , 169 (2017) 103-111. DOI: 10.1016/j.hydromet.2016.12.008


2016 (9)


A. T. Aji, T. Kalliomäki, B. Wilson, J. Aromaa, M. Lundström, Modelling the Effect of Temperature and Free acid, Silver, Copper and Lead Concentrations on Silver Electrorefining Electrolyte Conductivity, Hydrometallurgy 166 (2016) 154-159. DOI:


M. Lundström, J. Liipo, P. Taskinen, J. Aromaa, Copper precipitation during leaching of various copper sulfide concentrates with cupric chloride in acidic solutions, Hydrometallurgy 166 (2016) 136-142. DOI: 10.1016/j.hydromet.2016.10.017.


A. T. Aji, S. Purwadaria, J. Aromaa, B. Wilson, O. Forsén, M. Lundström, The effect of Gold on Anode Passivation and High Current density Operation under Simulated Silver Electrorefining Conditions, Hydrometallurgy, 166 (2016) 57-61. DOI: 10.1016/j.hydromet.2016.09.004.


J. Aromaa, A. Kekki, A. Stefanova, H. Makkonen & O. Forsén, New hydrometallurgical approaches for stainless steel dust treatment, Mineral Processing and Extractive Metallurgy, Transactions of the Institutions of Mining and Metallurgy: Section C (2016). DOI: 10.1080/03719553.2016.1226006.


T. Kalliomäki, J. Aromaa, M. Lundström, Modeling the Effect of Composition and Temperature on Conductivity of Synthetic Copper Electrorefining Electrolyte, Minerals, 6 (2016) issue 3, article nr. 59. DOI:10.3390/min6030059.


P-M. Hannula, A. Peltonen, J. Aromaa, D. Janas, M. Lundström, B. P. Wilson, K. Koziol, O. Forsén, Carbon nanotube-copper composites by electrodeposition on carbon nanotube fibers, Carbon (2016).DOI: 10.1016/j.carbon.2016.06.008.


R. Ahtiainen, M. Lundström, Preg-robbing of Gold in Chloride-Bromide Solution, Physiochemical Problems of Mineral Processing, 52 (2016) 244-251.DOI: 10.5277/ppmp160121..


M. Kiviluoma, M. Aaltonen, J. Aromaa, M. Lunström, O. Forsén, Development of Characterization Methods for Adherent Anode Slimes in Copper Electrorefining, Physiochemical Problems of Mineral Processing, 52 (2016) 295-302. DOI: 10.5277/ppmp160125.


J. Aromaa, O. Forsén, Factors Affecting Corrosion in Gulf of Finland Brackish Water, International Journal of Electrochemistry 2016 (2016). DOI: 10.1155/2016/3720280.


2015 (5)


H. T. Makkonen, A. Kekki, Eetu-Pekka Heikkinen, T. Fabritius, J. Aromaa and O. Forsén, Characterization and Sulfuric Acid Leaching of Ferrochrome Converter (CRC) Dust, steel research international, 87 (2015). DOI:


L. Rintala, J. Aromaa, O. Forsen, Applicability of published experimental works as a knowledge source in recommendation of gold ore processing workflows, Physicochemical Problems of Mineral Processing, 51(2), (2015) 707-717. DOI: 10.5277/ppmp150228.


A. Kekki, J. Aromaa, O. Forsen, Copper deposition on stainless steel sheets in copper nitrate solution, Physicochemical Problems of Mineral Processing, 51(1) (2015) 247-256. DOI: 10.5277/ppmp150122.


J. Aromaa, L. Rintala, M. Kahari, O. Forsen, Dissolution of gold with cyanide replacing reagents, Physicochemical Problems of Mineral Processing, 51(1) (2015) 269-279, doi: 10.5277/ppm150124,


A. Stefanova, J. Aromaa, O. Forsen, Alkaline leaching of zinc from stainless steel electric arc furnace dusts, Physicochemical Problems of Mineral Processing, 51(1) (2015) 293-302, DOI: 10.5277/ppmp150126.




K. Yliniemi, P. Halli, I. Korolev, Z. Wang, P. Hannula, M. Lundström, Effect of Impurities in Precious Metal Recovery By Electrodeposition-Redox Replacement Method from Industrial Side-Streams and Process Streams (2018) 1292-1292. 2018, May 13-17, Seattle, Washington.


P. Koukkari, P. Kangas, M. Lundström, S. Kinnunen, J. Rastas, P. Saikkonen. A hydrometallurgical option to recover metal values from RLE zinc residue and steel dust, Extraction 2018. 


M. Leikola, P. Taskinen, R.H. Eric, 2018. Reduction of Kemi Chromite with Methane. In: Jones, R.T., den Hoed, P., Erwee, M.W. (Eds.), Infacon XV: International Ferro-Alloys Congress, 2018, February 25–28, Southern African Institute of Mining and Metallurgy, Cape Town.


P-M. Hannula, M.K. Khalid, S. Kinnunen, P. Halli, D. Janas, K. Yliniemi, M. Lundström, 2017. Recovery of copper from low concentration waste waters by electrowinning, 13th International Mine Water Association Congress - "Mine Water & Circular Economy - A Green Congress", Lappeenranta, Finland.


A. Arpalahti, M. Lundström, Heat generation in a production scale sulphide heap leach operation, European Metallurgical Conference EMC2017, June 25-28 (2017), Leipzig, Germany.


H. Elomaa, L. Rintala, M. Lundström, Process simulation and environmental footprint of gold chlorination and cyanidation processes, European Metallurgical Conference EMC2017, June 25-28 (2017), Leipzig, Germany.


A. Porvali, M. Lundström, Leaching of crushed NiMH batteries, European Metallurgical Conference EMC2017, June 25-28 (2017), Leipzig, Germany.


S. Seisko, O. Forsström, J. Aromaa, M. Lundström, Dissolution of gold in ferric and cupric chloride solutions, European Metallurgical Conference EMC2017, June 25-28 (2017), Leipzig, Germany.


J, Hamuyuni, D. Sukhomlinov, M. Lundström, P. Taskinen,  Thermodynamic stability of condensed phases in the ternary system CaO-Cu-O by the EMF method, in Energy Technologies, Metals and Materials Society conference TMS2017, February 26-March 3 (2017), San Diego, USA, DOI: 10.1007/978-3-319-52192-3_8.


 A.T. Aji, T. Kalliomäki, B.P. Wilson, J. Aromaa, M. Lundström, Modelling the physico-chemical effect of silver electrorefining as effect of temperature, free acid, silver, copper and lead concentrations. Proceedings of the 1st International Process Metallurgy Conference (IPMC 2016) AIP Conf. Proc. 1805 (2017) 030005. DOI:


S. Seisko, J. Aromaa, O. Forsén, P. Latostenmaa, M. Lundström, Bismuth Dissolution During Autoclave Leaching of Decopperized Copper Electrorefining Anode Slimes, Proceedings of Copper 2016, November 13-16 (2016), Kobe, Japan.


T. Kalliomäki, J. Aromaa, M. Lundström, Conductivity Model for Copper Electrorefining Electrolyte, Proceedings of Copper 2016, November 13-16 (2016), Kobe, Japan.


M. Leikola, L. Rintala,C. Sauer, T. Roth-Berghofer, M. Lundström, 2016. Applicability of Case-based Reasoning for Selection of Cyanide-free Gold Leaching Methods. 24th International Conference on Case-based Reasoning, October 31 - November 2 (2016) 249-264, Atlanta, Georgia, USA. Lecture Notes in Computer Science, Vol. 9969. Springer, Heidelberg. DOI: 10.1007/978-3-319-47096-2_17.


S. Seisko, J. Aromaa, P. Latostenmaa, O. Forsen and M. Lundstrom, Effect of process variables on oxidative pressurized acid leaching of copper electrorefining anode slimes, E3S Web Conf. Volume 8, 2016, Mineral Engineering Conference MEC2016 (2016). DOI: 10.1051/e3sconf/20160801006.

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