Department of Food and Nutrition

  • Finland

Organization profile

Organisation Profile

The Department of Food and Environmental Sciences consists of six divisions: Chemistry and Biochemistry, Food Chemistry, Food Technology, Microbiology (and Biotechnology), Nutrition and Environmental Soil Science.

Department's research areas are

  • Food production chains
  • Food quality and healhy nutrition
  • Utilization of microbial resources
  • Vital soil and clean environment


International and National Collaboration Publications and projects within past five years.

Projects 1977 2024

Publications 1974 2019

Application of NIR imaging to the study of expanded snacks containing amaranth, quinoa and kañiwa

Ramos Diaz, J. M., Rinnan, Å. & Jouppila, K. L., Mar 2019, In : LWT-Food Science and Technology. 2019, 102, p. 8-14

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Associations between meeting combinations of 24-hour movement recommendations and dietary patterns of children: A 12-country study

ISCOLE Res Grp, Jan 2019, In : Preventive Medicine. 118, p. 159-165 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Biochemical characterization and technofunctional properties of bioprocessed wheat bran protein isolates

Arte, E., Huang, X., Nordlund, E. & Katina, K., 9 Mar 2019, In : Food Chemistry.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Effects of microbial transglutaminase treatment on physiochemical properties and emulsifying functionality of faba bean protein isolate

Liu, C., Damodaran, S. & Heinonen, I. M., Jan 2019, In : LWT-Food Science and Technology. 99, p. 396-403 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Activities 1980 2019

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Hannu Salovaara (Speaker)
1 Feb 2019

Activity: Talk or presentation typesOral presentation

Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council (BBSRC) (External organisation)

Fred Stoddard (Assessment)
7 Jan 2019

Activity: Membership typesMembership or other role in review committee

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Markku Yli-Halla (Speaker: Presenter)
9 Jan 201910 Jan 2019

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesOrganisation and participation in conferences, workshops, courses, seminars

Opponent of PhD thesis, Jennie Berglund

Maija Tenkanen (Supervisor)
1 Feb 2019

Activity: Examination typesOpponent of doctoral dissertation

Statement for the promotion to docent, Chalmers University of Technology

Maija Tenkanen (Participant)
11 Jan 2019

Activity: Other activity typesOther


Agronomiliiton vuoden vaikuttaja 2015

Hannu Olavi Salovaara (Recipient), 24 Oct 2015

Prize: Prizes and awards

Award, The Marcus Wallenberg prize

Tiina Maija Tenkanen (Recipient), 2003

Prize: Prizes and awards

Award for Masters Thesis

Henry Ndegwa Maina (Recipient), 1 Sep 2006

Prize: Prizes and awards