Metla - Current Projects

A tool to describe the 3D structure of trees for different applications, 3608
    2013-2016, Sievänen Risto, VA
Additional value for poor-productive peatlands $ú new forest biomass products, 3611
    2014-2017, Silvan Niko, PA
Alien species and spruce pathogens, 3580
    2012-2015, Uimari Anne, SU
Applying foresight in increasing business activities in Russia among forest bioeconomy companies, 7581
    2014-2015, Leinonen Timo, JO
Bamboo fuel chip production for renewable energy EEP RECOFTC, 7574
    2013-2015, Sikanen Lauri, JO
Bioactive compounds in forestry-based bioeconomy, 3575
    2012-2016, Sarjala Tytti, PA
Biodiversity and ecosystem services in multi-objective forest management, 3620
    2014-2018, Juutinen Artti
Biodiversity and stand development in the context of forest management based on natural disturbance dynamics, 3601
    2013-2016, Valkonen Sauli, VA
Bioenergy Policy Impacts, 3572
    2012-2016, Uusivuori Jussi, VA
Bioenergy production on cut-over peat soils and on drained, low-productive peatland forests; cultivation of peatland mosses (Sphagnum, Polytrichum), and Downy Birch (Betula pubescens) - peatsoil moss joint cultivation, 3571
    2012-2016, Lumme Ilari, VA
Biology and control of Heterobasidion spp., 3582
    2012-2016, Hantula Jarkko, VA
Biomass resource assessment and feedstock availability, 3562
    2012-2016, Anttila Perttu, JO
Business models and success factors of wood energy harvesting entrepreneurs, 3569
    2012-2016, Rummukainen Arto, VA
Challenges of forest management in the changing environment, 640090
    2014-2016, Mäkipää Raisa, VA
Climate change indicators and vulnerability of boreal zone applying innovative observation and modeling techniques, 8548
    2013-2017, Peltoniemi Mikko, VA
Competitive Small Scale Forest Biomass Chains for District and House Heating - Opportunities for the Forest Biomass Sector in Finland and beyond, 3566
    2012-2016, Sikanen Lauri, JO
Competitiveness of Finnish forest sector: Influences of globalization and international politics, 7529
    2012-2015, Katila Pia, VA
Control of vertebrate damages in forestry, 3550
    2012-2016, Matala Juho, JO
Coordination activities for the closing of the archives in Metla, MTT and RKTL., 7590
    2013-2015, Borg Kristiina, KP
Coordination of Forest Cluster Research Projects, 3509
    2008-2025, Hynynen Jari, VA
Coordination project of the research and development programme New forest and forest biomass based products and services, 3599
    2013-2017, Kurttila Mikko, JO
Cost efficiency and quality management in silviculture, 3555
    2012-2016, Saksa Timo, SU
Cultivation of exotic and special tree species, 3018
    1992-2025, Nikkanen Teijo, PU
Data to Intelligence Tekes 340/12, 7584
    2014-2015, Hynynen Jari, VA
Definition of utilisation areas for forest regeneration material, 3590
    2013-2015, Beuker Egbert, PU
Delivery and handling of the raw-materials of biorefinery, 7614
    2014-2015, Nurmi Juha, KA
Delivery of sustainable supply of non-food biomass to support a resource-efficient Bioeconomy in Europe (S2Biom), 8549
    2013-2016, Anttila Perttu, JO
Develop of selection methods, 7460
    2011-2022, Pulkkinen Pertti, VA
Developing methods for GHG-inventory, 7596
    2014-2016, Lehtonen Aleksi, VA
Development and implementation of mechanized silviculture, 3552
    2012-2016, Saarinen Veli-Matti, SU
Development of information service for science-based information of multiple use of forests, 3622
    2014-2018, Sievänen Tuija, VA
Direct seeding methods and forest tree seed production, 3553
    2012-2016, Helenius Pekka, SU
Douglas-fir and beech - trees for future?, 7607
    2014-2015, Pulkkinen Pertti, HA
EDENext - Biology and control of vector-borne diseases in Europe, 8537
    2011-2015, Henttonen Heikki, VA
EU 2020 - Scenarios for the demand and supply of wood-based energy and their impacts on the forest sector in Europe, 3568
    2012-2016, Kallio Maarit, VA
Economics of tree breeding and forest management with the emphasis of wood products, 3631
    2014-2017, Ahtikoski Anssi, OU
Ecosystem services and human health, 50287
    2013-2015, Tyrväinen Liisa, RO
Effect of forest management on wood properties, 3556
    2012-2016, Mäkinen Harri, VA
Effects of alternative stand management on wood production and profitability, 3559
    2012-2016, Hynynen Jari, VA
Effects of peatland forest harvesting on recipient watercourses, 3621
    2014-2017, Ukonmaanaho Liisa, VA
Efficient wood procurement as a part of value chain, 3630
    2014-2017, Jylhä Paula, KA
Enerwoods, 7489
    2011-2015, Anttila Perttu, JO
Enhancing landscaping sector's ability to manage the risks of quarantine pests, 7595
    2014-2015, Uimari Anne, SU
Enhancing timber harvesting on sensitive sites, 3591
    2013-2017, Uusitalo Jori, PA
Environmental assessment tools from forest to end users, 3619
    2014-2016, Räty Tarmo, JO
Estimation of carbon stock changes of harvested wood products under the UNFCCC and Kyoto Protocol reporting, 7608
    2014-2016, Tuomainen Tarja, VA
FORGER - Towards the Sustainable Management of Forest Genetic Resources in Europe, 8544
    2012-2016, Kärkkäinen Katri, OU
Fine root production and decomposition in organic soils: Methodology and quantification, 3609
    2013-2016, Laiho Raija, PA
Finnish Forest Sector Economic Outlook, 3600
    2013-2016, Viitanen Jari, JO
Forest Research Capacity Strengthening in Mozambique 2012-2014 (FORECAS), 90238
    2012-2015, Västilä Sinikka, VA
Forest damage diagnostic service, 3047
    1992-2025, Pouttu Antti, VA
Forest gene resources, 3347
    2002-2025, Rusanen Mari, VA
Forest growth in a changing environment, 3606
    2013-2017, Mäkinen Harri, VA
Forest hydrology and environmental responses of trees, 3595
    2013-2017, Repo Tapani, JO
Forest inventory designs and methods, 3547
    2011-2015, Kangas Annika, VA
Forest owners' peer-to-peer advising diversifies professional advisors' work, 7613
    2014-2017, Kurttila Mikko, JO
Forest policy, investments, markets and Russian forest sector, 3628
    2014-2016, Karjalainen Timo
Forest statistics information service, 3006
    1963-2025, Aarne Martti, VA
Forest use and ecosystem services - forSERVICE, 3623
    2014-2018, Merilä Päivi, OU
ForestEnergy2020, 3564
    2012-2016, Asikainen Antti, JO
Forestry modelling and analyses, 3002
    1985-2025, Salminen Olli, VA
Forests and Water- transfer of knowledge and expertise, 3593
    2013-2017, Finér Leena, JO
Forests for multiple purposes, 3627
    2014-2018, Tolvanen Anne, OU
FunDivEUROPE-Functional significance of forest biodiversity in Europe, 8536
    2010-2015, Finér Leena, JO
Future forest regeneration materials, 3610
    2013-2017, Pulkkinen Pertti, HA
Future forests and forest management - management, knowledge and technology transfer, 3560
    2012-2016, Saksa Timo, SU
Governing adaptive change towards sustainable economy in the Arctic, 640092
    2014-2018, Juutinen Artti
Gradual implementation of restoration measures - a novel method to decrease nutrient export from restored peatland forests, 50272
    2013-2015, Nieminen Mika, VA
Green Economy and Policies, 640086
    2012-2016, Uusivuori Jussi, VA
Green chemistry from forests $ú innovative processes and products, 3618
    2014-2018, Saranpää Pekka, VA
Green infrastructures for health in the future living environments (GreenHealth), 640079
    2011-2015, Tyrväinen Liisa, RO
Greenhouse gas dynamics and the carbon balance of soil and vegetation in the ICOS research sites, 7543
    2013-2020, Penttilä Timo, VA
Greenhouse gases estimation and reporting, 3431
    2006-2025, Tuomainen Tarja, VA
Growth rate of Norway spruce: genotypic variation of root growth and interactions with rhizosphere, 640091
    2014-2018, Pennanen Taina, VA
Health and wellbeing benefits and recreation opportunities of green environment, 3613
    2014-2018, Tyrväinen Liisa, RO
Home beyond homes: multiple dwelling and everyday living in leisure spaces, 640073
    2011-2015, Tuulentie Seija, RO
Hyperspectral stereoscopic imaging in remote sensing (HSI-Stereo), 7577
    2014-2015, Tuominen Sakari, VA
Identification of novel regulators of plant architecture and wood formation by studying natural variation in Betula pendula, a novel model tree, 640089
    2013-2016, Nieminen Kaisa, OU
Impacts of terrestrial organic matter loading on lake food webs and human health Challenges for environmental regulation- TERLA, 640083
    2012-2016, Piirainen Sirpa, JO
Increasing the ecological connections and coherence of the Natura 2000 network in South-west Lapland (NATNET), 8541
    2012-2015, Nikula Ari, RO
Influence of stump removal on forest pests, 3565
    2012-2016, Piri Tuula, VA
Innovative and Effective Technology and Logistisc for Forest Residual Biomass Supply in the EU (INFRES), 8545
    2012-2015, Asikainen Antti, JO
Inspection of plant protection products, 3046
    1976-2025, Poteri Marja, SU
Integrated rodent research, 3629
    2014-2017, Henttonen Heikki, VA
Integration of wood product industries in to cleantech industries, 7597
    2014-2015, Heräjärvi Henrik, JO
Intensive production of woody biomass, 3567
    2012-2016, Hytönen Jyrki, KA
Joensuu Forest Networking Week, JFNW 2013-2015, 50274
    2013-2015, Lier Markus, JO
Kitka-MuHa, 7561
    2013-2015, Kunnas Susan, RO
Knowledge and dialogue to support targeting of biodiversity conservation, 7571
    2013-2016, Hujala Teppo, VA
Knowledge based data services -improving the life cycle and accessibility of environmental data provided for public interest, 3576
    2012-2015, Kantola Anu, VA
Land-use scenarios 2015-2035, 7553
    2013-2015, Tuomainen Tarja, VA
LifeData - Knowledge based data services - improving the life cycle and accessibility of environmental data provided for public interest, 8540
    2011-2015, Kantola Anu, VA
MULTI EFFORT (Multiple eco-friendly forest use: Restoring Traditions), 7530
    2012-2015, Salo Kauko, JO
Machine planting: seedling production and field performance of seedlings, 3554
    2012-2016, Riikonen Johanna, SU
Market awareness as a booster of wood product industry competitiveness, 3624
    2014-2017, Riala Maria, VA
Measuring quality control and database development on the forestry water loadings, 7569
    2013-2015, Kunnas Susan, RO
Methods for utilizing the field data measurements of the Finnish National Forest Inventory in the air-borne laser based forest assessments by the Finnish Forest Centre, 7598
    2014-2015, Mäkisara Kai, VA
Modification of wood properties and markets for modified wood in wood products sector, 3597
    2013-2015, Möttönen Veikko, JO
Monitoring of Forest Ecosystems, 3511
    2009-2025, Merilä Päivi, PA
Monitoring of element loads from forested catcments, 7593
    2014-2017, Finér Leena, JO
Multi-scale modelling of tree growth, forest ecosystems, and their environmental control, 640081
    2012-2016, Mäkinen Harri, VA
Mycoviruses of Heterobasidion annosum - mutual interactions and host reactions, 640084
    2012-2016, Hantula Jarkko, VA
National Forest Inventory 10, 3401
    2004-2025, Korhonen Kari Tapani, JO
National Forest Tree Breeding and Seed Orchard Programs, 3413
    2005-2025, Haapanen Matti, VA
Natural regeneration of forests, 3551
    2012-2016, Rautio Pasi, RO
Need for ditch network maintenance in drained peatlands and the effects on water courses and timber production at forest owner and regional scale, 3594
    2013-2017, Hökkä Hannu, RO
New business models enhancing multiple-use forestry, 3626
    2014-2018, Hujala Teppo, VA
Novel cross-border solutions for intensification of forestry and increasing energy wood use, 7534
    2012-2015, Karjalainen Timo
Novel land-use options for drained peatlands, and their impacts on ecosystem services, 3633
    2014-2018, Laiho Raija, PA
Novel measurement and grading applications and customer solutions for determining quantity and quality of timber, 3596
    2013-2015, Antikainen Jukka, JO
Official tasks of wood measuring, 3364
    2002-2025, Lindblad Jari, JO
Optimal policies and the role forest biomass in climate and energy issues, 7611
    2014-2015, Uusivuori Jussi, VA
Orchestrating forest-related policy analysis in Europe (ORCHESTRA), 7547
    2013-2015, Packalen Tuula, JO
Perämerenkaaren HaKu, 7568
    2012-2015, Kunnas Susan, RO
Phenology and crop forecasts of forest plants in changing climate, 3517
    2009-2015, Kubin Eero, OU
Planning for active and multiple use of forests $ú interface between land owner and regional planning/zoning, 3632
    2014-2018, Packalen Tuula, JO
Plant physiology as palaeoenvironmental proxy: Amalgamation of mid and late Holocene tree-ring evidence from carbon isotopes and growth rates (CARATE), 640074
    2011-2015, Mielikäinen Kari
Policy measures for sustainable use of natural resources, 7515
    2012-2015, Uusivuori Jussi, VA
Practical guide for forest tree seed and nursery managers, 7615
    2014-2015, Poteri Marja, SU
Prediction of stand dynamics and development of MOTTI software, 3587
    2012-2016, Hynynen Jari, VA
Production of bioethanol, biocoal, special sugars and biobased lignin and hemicellulose products from renewable raw materials obtained from forests, fields and peatlands, 3625
    2014-2017, Ilvesniemi Hannu, VA
Professorship with Oulu University, 7455
    2010-2019, Juutinen Artti
Profitability in private forestry and forest policy instruments, 3607
    2013-2015, Karppinen Heimo, VA
Quantification and valuation of ecosystem services to optimize sustainable re-use for low-productive drained peatlands (LIFEPeatLandUse), 8547
    2013-2018, Tolvanen Anne, OU
Raw materials, their streams and utilization in wood product industries in the future, 3615
    2014-2018, Verkasalo Erkki, JO
Real Time Forecasting of Quality and Natural Drying of Energy Wood Based on Weather History, 3617
    2014-2015, Sikanen Lauri, JO
Reconciliation of Mining and Tourism in North-East Finland, 7563
    2013-2015, Jokinen Mikko, KO
Research coordination of the forest sector foresight, 3585
    2012-2015, Hänninen Riitta, VA
Research professorship in natural resources law - LUODE, 7575
    2013-2015, Alenius Virpi, RO
Resource utilization of wood-inhabiting fungi - an isotopic approach, 640085
    2012-2016, Mäkipää Raisa, VA
Risk estimation and control of European spruce bark beetle and other bark beetles on spruce, 3604
    2013-2016, Neuvonen Seppo, JO
Role of wood formation and transport capacity in acclimation of aspen and birch to changing climate, 640077
    2011-2015, Kostiainen Katri, SU
STARTREE - Multipurpose trees and non-wood forest products a challenge and opportunity, 8546
    2012-2016, Kurttila Mikko, JO
Services and decision support methods for energy wood production and trade, 3563
    2012-2016, Pasanen Karri, JO
Smart forest biomass supply chains from forest to consumer including advanced logistic and quality control and fuel upgrading options, 3561
    2012-2016, Laitila Juha, JO
Societally sustainable use of natural resources, 3612
    2014-2018, Tuulentie Seija, RO
Softening of heat treated wood in prolonged water exposure, 7602
    2014-2015, Heräjärvi Henrik, JO
Soil organic carbon decomposition and climate change: a novel approach distinguishing intrinsic properties of carbon compounds from environmental constraints on decomposition (DECORATE), 7452
    2011-2015, Fritze Hannu, VA
Solving problems in forest regeneration in northern Fennoscandia, 7504
    2012-2016, Rautio Pasi, RO
Structure and function of forest ecosystems along environmental gradients: implications from Tibetan Plateau and Finland, 640088
    2013-2016, Mäkinen Harri, VA
TREES4FUTURE - transnational access, 8543
    2011-2016, Beuker Egbert, PU
    2011-2016, Beuker Egbert, PU
Technology transfer in forest seedling production, 7580
    2013-2015, Parviainen Jari, JO
The 9th European Conference on Ecological Restoration, 7586
    2014-2015, Tolvanen Anne, OU
The coordination of the monitoring of the impacts of the METSO 2008$ú2020 Programme, 3603
    2013-2016, Rantala Mirja
The ecological constraints of sustaineable use of forest bioenergy and the feasibility of the present sustaineability criteria used in forestry, 3588
    2012-2016, Ilvesniemi Hannu, VA
The ecological role of Acidobacteria in carbon cycling in Arctic tundra soil ecosystems, 640076
    2011-2015, Männistö Minna, RO
The effect of soil preparation and fertilisation on forest soil and tree stand, 3534
    2010-2015, Ilvesniemi Hannu, VA
The effects of timber usage, silvicultural practices and ownership on the regional cutting possibilities and on the development of forest resources, 3557
    2012-2016, Salminen Olli, VA
The history of the Finnish Forest Research Institute, 7583
    2014-2017, Kauhanen Erkki, KP
The microbiology of greenhouse gases, 3548
    2011-2015, Fritze Hannu, VA
The monitoring of the impacts of the Forest Biodiversity Programme for Southern Finland (METSO 2008-2020), 3602
    2013-2016, Rantala Mirja
The procurement of the research infrastructure for atmospheric and environmental research, 7603
    2014-2015, Finér Leena, JO
The professorship in forest regeneration ecology and Nornet co-operation, 7394
    2010-2019, Tolvanen Anne, OU
Timber surveying fees, 7616
    2014-2016, Lindblad Jari, JO
Topical follow-up of forest sectors in Russia, Central and Eastern European countries, 3598
    2013-2017, Karvinen Sari, JO
Towards genomic breeding - utilization of gene information in breeding for quality in trees, 3635
    2014-2019, Kärkkäinen Katri, OU
Trainees, 7402
    2010-2015, Keronen Raili, JO
Uneven-aged forest management, 3558
    2012-2016, Valkonen Sauli, VA
Utilization of Finnish forest energy know how and technology in Russia, 7599
    2014-2015, Karjalainen Timo
Utilization of forest tree-associated fungi, 3581
    2012-2017, Pennanen Taina, VA
Uumaja Future forests, money transactions Metla-SLU, 7579
    2014-2015, Hänninen Riitta, VA
VARMA- Value added by optimal wood raw material, 7587
    2014-2017, Uusitalo Jori, PA
Vegetative propagation of forest trees, 3537
    2010-2016, Aronen Tuija, PU
Winter in changing climate: effects of snow conditions on plants, soil and their interactions in the boreal forest, 640087
    2013-2017, Rautio Pasi, RO
Wood Materials and Products in the Development of Bio-Economy - coordination, extension and shared tasks of the research programme, 3614
    2014-2018, Verkasalo Erkki, JO
Wood and other biomasses as a raw material for ethanol, hemicellulose and platform chemical production, 3570
    2012-2016, Ilvesniemi Hannu, VA
Wood quality traits and their phenotyping for forest tree breeding, 3616
    2014-2018, Harju Anni, PU
Woodworking sector in bio-economy, 3634
    2014-2017, Hänninen Riitta, VA
Work related low-level muscle activity as RIsk FActor to disaBILITY in high technological environments - A Nordic comparative cohort study: RIFABILITY, 7508
    2012-2015, Nurmi Juha, KA
World Forests, Society and Environment, WFSE, 3546
    2011-2018, Katila Pia, VA

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