• Prof. Lauri Holappa
    Emeritus professor Aalto University. Finland.

    Fields of expertise: fundamentals of metallurgical processes; recent specialities: energy saving and sustainability in processes, primary & secondary steelmaking

    Curriculum Vitae

    Skills & Qualifications

    Number of publications: about 250 articles in international journals and conference proceedings

    Patents: 2 Books Published: co-author/editor in 2 books (Treatise on Metallurgical Processes, Vol 3 Industrial Processes, Part A Ferrous Process Metallurgy)

    Involved in the following technical courses:

    selected topics of process fundamentals and their applications in industrial problems

    Companies involved in previous training and consulting work:

    numerous companies and universities i.a. in Finland, China, Japan, India, Australia, Mongolia, Turkey…


    Professor at NEU University, Shenyang China in 1991. Separation Technologies III Symposium Copper Mountain, Colorado in 2004; the 2012 AIST John F. Elliott Lecturer Award; honorary member of the Finnish Association of Mining and Metallurgical Engineers and the Finnish Academy of Technical Sciences, both in 2013