About the Author
Prof. Mika Sillanpaa is the head of the Department of Green Chemistry at the LUT University, Finland. He has published over 700 articles in reputable journals and international conference proceedings. Prof. Sillanpaa is engaged in synergistic collaboration with over 100 research partners from the world's leading laboratories in six continents. He has received numerous awards for research and innovation. For example, he is the first laureate of Scientific Committee on the Problems of the Environment (SCOPE)'s Young Investigator Award, which was delivered at the UNESCO Conference in Shanghai 2010 for his "significant contributions, outstanding achievements, and research leadership in Environmental Technological Innovations." He is also a highly cited researcher by Thomson Reuters.