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paper technology educator , researcher

Hannu Viljami Paulapuro, Finnish paper technology educator, researcher. Member Technical Association of Pulp and Paper Industry (fellow 1998), Finnish Paper Engineers Association (C.J. Jansson's award 1974, 77, 87, Stenbäck plaque 1994, Johannes Van den Abber prize 2000), International Association Science Papermakers, Paper Physics Committee, Swedish Association Pulp and Paper Engineers, Canada Pulp and Paper Association.

Background

Paulapuro, Hannu Viljami was born on January 7, 1947 in Rauma, Finland. Son of Arvo Viljam and Elvi Irene (Kiljunen) Paulapuro.

Education

Master of Science in Engineering, Helsinki (Finland) University of Technology, 1971. Doctor of Technology, Helsinki (Finland) University of Technology, 1979.

Career

Various positions Jaakko Pöyry Group, Helsinki, 1970-1984. Process and technical consultant Pöyry Bek, Inc., Raleigh, North Carolina, 1981-1983. Director technical development Jaakko Pöyry Group, 1983-1984.

Deputy director paper and board Finnish Pulp and Paper Research Institute, Espoo, 1984, director paper and board, 1984-1987, 92-93, deputy research director Paper Science Center, 1987-1998, science advisor, since 1998. Professor paper technical Helsinki University of Technology, 1987-1989, 90—, head department forest products technical, 1993-1996.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Co-author: Pulp Manufacture (in Finnish), 1983, Paper Manufacture (in Finnish), 1983, Future of Paper, 1984. Series editor Papermaking Science and Technology, 19 vols.

Membership

Member Technical Association of Pulp and Paper Industry (fellow 1998), Finnish Paper Engineers Association (C.J. Jansson's award 1974, 77, 87, Stenbäck plaque 1994, Johannes Van den Abber prize 2000), International Association Science Papermakers, Paper Physics Committee, Swedish Association Pulp and Paper Engineers, Canada Pulp and Paper Association.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    History and philosophy of science, photography, travel.

Connections

Married Laila Saimi Marjatta Karttunen, March 15, 1969. Children: Outi Marjatta, Johanna Elise.

father:
Arvo Viljam Paulapuro

mother:
Elvi Irene (Kiljunen) Paulapuro

spouse:
Laila Saimi Marjatta Karttunen

children:
Johanna Elise Paulapuro

Outi Marjatta Paulapuro