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  • PL 27 (Latokartanonkaari 7)

    00014

    Finland

1993 …2019
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Fields of Science

  • 4112 Forestry

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

Publications 1993 2019

Assessing log geometry and wood quality in standing timber using terrestrial laser-scanning point clouds

Pyorala, J., Kankare, V., Liang, X., Saarinen, N., Rikala, J., Kivinen, V-P., Sipi, M., Holopainen, M., Hyyppa, J. & Vastaranta, M., Apr 2019, In : Forestry. 92, 2, p. 177-187 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Modelling the knot taper in Scots pine (Pinus sylvestris L.) from terrestrial laser scanning - derived branch attributes

Pyörälä, J. K., Tonteri, O., Rikala, J. P., Sipi, M. H., Holopainen, M. E. & Hyyppä, J., 2019, Proceedings of the 14th annual meeting of the Northern European Network for Wood Science and Engineering (WSE2018). Kallakas, H. (ed.). Tallinn: Tallinn University of Technology, p. 22-24 3 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contributionProfessional

Open Access
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Comparison of Terrestrial Laser Scanning and X-ray Scanning in Measuring Scots Pine (Pinus sylvestris L.) Branch Structure

Pyörälä, J., Kankare, V., Vastaranta, M., Rikala, J., Holopainen, M., Sipi, M., Hyyppä, J. & Uusitalo, J., 2018, In : Scandinavian Journal of Forest Research. 33, 3, p. 291-298 8 p.

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Optimizing logistics of saw logs for a medium sized sawmill

Rikala, J. P., Eyvindson, K. J., Petty, A. D., Kivinen, E. V-P. & Dahlin, S. B., 2015, Forest engineering: "Making a positive contribution": Abstracts and Proceedings of the 48th Symposiom on Forest Mechanization, Linz, Austria 2015. Kanzian, C., Erber, G. & Kühmaier, M. (eds.). Vienna: Institute of Forest Engineering, Department of Forest Soil and Sciences, University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences, Vienna, Vienna, Austria, p. 227-230 4 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contributionScientificpeer-review

Open Access

Curly birch – a peculiarity in the Finnish forests

Rikala, J. P. & Sipi, M. H., 15 Sep 2014, IAWS Plenary Meeting 2014 - Sopron (Hungary) - Vienna (Austria) : Eco-efficient Resource Wood with special focus on hardwoods: Sopron & Vienna, 2014. (14) 15-18th September. Németh, R., Teischinger, A. & Schmitt, U. (eds.). Sopron: University of West Hungary Press, p. 105-106 2 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contributionScientific

Projects 1998 2011

Sustainable Forest Value Chains (SUVALUE)

Amberla, T., Barua, S. K., Bayazidi, S., Berghäll, S., Cao, T., Dahlin, B., Eyvindson, K., Favada, I. M., Haltia, E., Havimo, M., Honkajärvi, R., Holopainen, M., Horne, P., Hovi, A., Hujala, T., Hyyppä, H., Juslin, H., Jylhä, P., Kaakkurivaara, T., Kangas, A., Kantola, T., Karppinen, H., Kettula, K., Kivinen, V., Korhonen-Sande, S., Korpela, I., Korpunen, H., Kuuluvainen, J., Laamanen, R., Laurila, J. M., Leino, O. P. T., Li, N., Lyhykäinen, H. T., Manavakun, N., Melkas, T., Mynttinen, S., Mäkinen, A., Mönkkönen, P., Neuvonen, M., Petty, A., Pohjola, J., Primmer, E., Rantala, T., Rasinmäki, J., Rekola, M., Rikala, J., Rissanen, A., Räty, M., Saarela, S., Sipi, M., Talvitie, M., Toivonen, R., Toppinen, A., Valkeapää, A., Valsta, L., Wan, M., Wang, L., Vastaranta, M. & Xia, B. S.

23/02/2011 → …

Project: Research Evaluation 2011

Mechpine: Expanding the use of pine in mechanical pulping

Sipi, M., Havimo, M., Rikala, J. & Väliaho, I.

01/01/200531/12/2008

Project: Research project

Scaling of wood raw material

Sipi, M., Rikala, J. & Kivinen, V.

01/01/200431/12/2009

Project: Research project

Activities 2000 2018

14th Annual Meeting of the Northern European Network for Wood Science and Engineering

Juha Rikala (Attendee)
2 Oct 20183 Oct 2018

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

13th Annual Meeting of the Northern European Network for Wood Science and Engineering (WSE2017)

Juha Rikala (Attendee)
28 Sep 201729 Sep 2017

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

12th Annual Meeting of the Northern European Network for Wood Science and Engineering WSE

Juha Rikala (Attendee)
12 Sep 201613 Sep 2016

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

NOVA course on Wood structure and properties with a special emphasis on wood durability, Uppsala, March 16-21, 2015

Juha Rikala (Speaker: Presenter)
20 Mar 2015

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesPublic Talks

PaPSaT Final Conference

Juha Rikala (Attendee)
25 Nov 2015

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