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Gun Wirtanen

DScTech, Process Engineering and Material Science

  • Sannäsvägen 238

    10300 Karis

    Finland

20162019

Research output per year

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Personal profile

Education/Academic qualification

Project Mangement, PRINCE2 (2017) Foundation Level, Axelos Ltd

30 Aug 2019 → …

Award Date: 29 Aug 2019

Food processing, EHEDG Trainer, EHEDG European Hygienic Engineering & Design Group

1 Jan 2019 → …

Award Date: 1 Nov 2018

Food Hygiene Card, Elintarviketurvallisuusvirasto Evira

8 Mar 2010 → …

Award Date: 8 Mar 2010

Process Engineering and Material Science, DScTech, Teknillinen korkeakoulu, Prosessi- ja materiaalitekniikan osasto

1 Sep 19922 Apr 1996

Award Date: 2 Apr 1996

Technical Biochemistry, MScTech, Teknillinen korkeakoulu, Kemian tekniikka

1 Sep 198023 Jun 1988

Award Date: 23 Jun 1988

External positions

Associate Professor in Hygienic Design and Cleaning Operations , DTU National Food Institute

1 Nov 201430 Apr 2016

Senior Expert in Process Hygiene , VTT Expert Services Oy

1 Jan 201030 Sep 2013

Senior Research Scientist in Process Microbiology and Hygiene , VTT Technical Research Center of Finland

1 Sep 199731 Dec 2009

Research Scientist in Microbiology, Teknologian tutkimuskeskus VTT

1 Oct 198831 Aug 1997

Library Assistant, Ekono Oy

1 Jun 198530 Sep 1988

Fields of Science

  • 215 Chemical engineering
  • Hygienic process and equipment design
  • Cleaning and disinfection
  • 416 Food Science
  • Food hygiene
  • Food safety
  • 1183 Plant biology, microbiology, virology
  • Biofilms
  • Surface hygiene
  • Cleaning and disinfection

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

Publications

Elintarviketieteiden Seuran Tehoa työnhakuun -mentoroinnit jalkautuivat Etelä-Pohjanmaalle

Wirtanen, G., Perttu, K., Kallio, K., Alarinta, J. & Huhtakangas, P., 2019, In : UCS : Seinäjoen yliopistokeskuksen tiedotuslehti.. 2019, 1, p. 10-11 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleGeneral public

Tehoa työnhakuun elintarvike- ja maatalousalan korkeakouluopiskelijoille

Perttu, K. & Wirtanen, G., 2019, In : Ruralia. 2019, 1, p. 21 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleGeneral public

49th R3Nordic Symposium : Cleanroom Technology, Contamination Control and Cleaning: Proceedings, Naantali Spa, Naantali, Finland, May 22-23, 2018

Wirtanen, G. (ed.) & Pärssinen, R. (ed.), 18 May 2018, Turku: Turun ammattikorkeakoulu. 189 p. (Reports / Turku University of Applied Sciences; no. 245)

Research output: Book/ReportAnthology or special issueProfessional

Open Access
File

Basic criteria in hygienic design

Wirtanen, G., 18 May 2018, p. 183-185. 3 p.

Research output: Conference materialsPaper

Open Access
File

Clean and easy cricket rearing – A guide on hygienic building desing in rearing facilities

Wirtanen, G. & Mellberg, S., 31 Oct 2018, Seinäjoki: Ruralia-instituutti. 33 p. (Reports; no. 186)

Research output: Book/ReportAnthology or special issueProfessional

Open Access

Projects

Enabling insect farming in Southern Osthrobotnia

Nieminen, T. & Wirtanen, G.

01/10/201631/12/2018

Project: Research project

Improved working methods to increase efficiency of dairy farms

Nieminen, T., Suvanto, H. & Wirtanen, G.

01/08/201631/12/2018

Project: Research project

File

Activities

  • 22 Organisation and participation in conferences, workshops, courses, seminars
  • 2 Types for other activities - Other

Maataloustieteen päivät 2020

Hannele Suvanto (Poster Presentation), , Gun Wirtanen (Poster Presentation), , Irma Uusi-Laitila (Attendee), & Kimmo Nissinen (Attendee)

8 Jan 2020

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

Laaturehulla tulosta ja terveyttä

Hannele Suvanto (Member of organizing committee), , Jarkko Niemi (Chair of organizing committee), & Gun Wirtanen (Member of organizing committee)

31 Jan 2020

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

Työlä tulosta - Salmonellan ja sikaruton riskit kuriin

Hannele Suvanto (Member of organizing committee), , Jarkko Niemi (Chair of organizing committee), & Gun Wirtanen (Member of organizing committee)

31 Jan 2020

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

Miten huomioidaan tautisuojaus kanalassa?

Hannele Suvanto (Member of organizing committee), , Jarkko Niemi (Chair of organizing committee), & Gun Wirtanen (Member of organizing committee)

2 Feb 2019

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

Sairaana ihminen ja vasikka - kryptosporidioosi ja muut vasikoiden sairaudet

Hannele Suvanto (Member of organizing committee), , Jarkko Niemi (Chair of organizing committee), & Gun Wirtanen (Member of organizing committee)

3 Apr 2019

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

Press / Media

Ruralia-instituutissa tutkitaan elintarvikeketjun pullonkauloja

Gun Wirtanen, Sami Petri Kurki & Nina Harjunpää

31/10/2018

1 item of Media coverage

Press/Media: Press / Media