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Professors Awarded for Wood Based Textile Fibres Research

Marcus Wallenberg Prize to Professor Herbert Sixta and Professor Ilkka Kilpeläinen for the development of Sustainable wood-based textile fibres

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  1. This prize was awarded to 2 people. One of them a woman. Prof. Kilpelainen is missing from your headline. Why?

    The 2022 Marcus Wallenberg Prize is awarded to Professor Ilkka Kilpeläinen and Professor Herbert Sixta for the development and use of novel ionic liquids to process wood biomass into high-performance textile fibres.

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