Selected recent publications:

  • A. Moreno, M.H. Sipponen, Lignin-based smart materials: a roadmap to processing and synthesis for current and future applications. Mater. Horiz. 2020
  • M.H. Sipponen, A. Henn, P. Penttilä, M. Österberg, M. Lignin-fatty acid hybrid nanocapsules for scalable thermal energy storage in phase-change materials. Chem. Eng. J., 393, 2020, 124711.
  • T.M. Budnyak, A. Slabon, M.H. Sipponen, Lignin‐inorganic interfaces: chemistry and applications from adsorbents to catalysts and energy storage materials. ChemSusChem
  • M.H. Sipponen, M. Farooq, J. Koivisto, A. Pellis, J. Seitsonen, M. Österberg. Spatially confined lignin nanospheres for biocatalytic ester synthesis in aqueous media. Nat. Commun. 2018, 9 (1): 2300.
  • M.H. Sipponen, M. Smyth, T. Leskinen, L.S. Johansson, M. Österberg. All-lignin approach to prepare cationic colloidal lignin particles: stabilization of durable Pickering emulsions. Green Chemistry 2017, 19 (24), 5831-5840.
  • M.H. Sipponen, H. Lange, M. Ago, C. Crestini. Understanding Lignin Aggregation Processes. A Case Study: Budesonide Entrapment and Stimuli Controlled Release from Lignin Nanoparticles. ACS Sustainable Chem. Eng. 2018, 67, 9342-9351.
  • M. Farooq, T. Zou, G. Riviere, M.H. Sipponen, M. Österberg. Strong, ductile, and waterproof cellulose nanofibril composite films with colloidal lignin particles. Biomacromolecules 2019, 20 (2), 693-704.
  • T. Zou, M.H. Sipponen, M. Österberg. Natural shape-retaining microcapsules with shells made of chitosan-coated colloidal lignin particles. Front. Chem. 2019, 7: 370.
  • M.H. Sipponen, H. Lange, C. Crestini, A. Henn, M. Österberg. Lignin for Nano‐ and Microscaled Carrier Systems: Applications, Trends, and Challenges. ChemSusChem, 2019, 12 (10), 2039-2054.