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Lappeenranta University of Technology / LUT Packaging Technology

Address

Skinnarilankatu 34, 53850 Lappeenranta, Finland

Contact

Dr. Ville Leminen (Post-Doctoral Researcher, Packaging Technology)

Other staff

Juha Varis (Professor, Production Engineering)

Kaj Backfolk (Professor, Biomaterial Process Technology)

Panu Tanninen (Post-Doctoral Researcher, Packaging Technology)

Sami-Seppo Ovaska (Post-Doctoral Researcher, Biomaterials)

Telephone

+358 401693485

Fax

+358 5 411 7201

Lappeenranta University of Technology (LUT) is a pioneering science university in Finland, bringing together the fields of science and business since 1969. Our international community is composed of approximately 6,500 students and experts engaged in scientific research and academic education., We produce problem solvers, and we provide solutions to global environmental and economic challenges. We focus on demanding topical issues, such as the mitigation of climate change and the continuous availability of clean water and energy.  

LUT Packaging technology focuses specifically on the converting of fibre-based packaging materials and on the development of the manufacturing equipment, processes and materials. LUT Packaging technology provides businesses and students with versatile expertise in the field of packaging, as well as all modern research equipment. 


Events

IAPRI 2017

The 28th IAPRI Symposium is taking place between the 9-12 May 2017 in Lausanne, Switzerland. it is hosted jointly by Vaud University of Applied Sciences and Nestec. For details please click here.

Latest News

IAPRI Symposium attracts over 130 delegates

The forthcoming IAPRI Symposium in Lausanne (9-12 May) has attracted delegates over 130 delegates from 20 countries. There are 99 papers in total out of which 69 are oral and there will be posters and keynotes included in the programme.

Marie Rushton, IAPRI Secretary General says 'We are looking forward to an excellent event where researchers from all over the world will network and develop strong links'