On-line slag composition analysis for electric arc furnaces. Partnership with University of Oulu, RWTH Aachen University, KTH, Outokumpu Stainless Oy and Deutsche Edelstahlwerke.
Dr. Matti Aula
Expert in high temperature metallurgy and application of Optical Emission Spectrometry technology. Has been involved in electric arc furnace related research for over 5 years. The main topic of his research has been the use of light emitted from electric arc furnaces as a way to control the process.
Vision: our vision is to be a world leader in developing new measurement, analysis and control systems for high temperature industrial processes.
Luxmet Ltd has been founded in 2014 in Oulu, Finland.
Technology and sustainable innovations
We develop advanced control systems for the Steel and Metal industries. Our technology is based on years of interdisciplinary research, giving us a deep understanding of the underlying metallurgical phenomena.
Our solutions enable our customers to make real time measurements directly from the high temperature metallurgical processes, giving them fast and precise process control capabilities. Luxmet is a member of Cleantech Finland and we use our expertise to develop sustainable products and services.
We are enthusiastic professionals who know their areas and are familiar with the metal and steel industry. The founding members of the company have over 50 years of combined experience in working in the Metal and ICT industries. In addition they have strong research backgrounds and close connections with the research community, mainly the University of Oulu, Laboratory of Process Metallurgy.