Publications

​Publishing at LAB University of Applied Sciences aims to improve and enhance knowledge sharing in multi-disciplinary research and development as well as innovation. LAB is committed to the principles of open access publishing.

LAB Open

LAB Open is an open access publishing platform which publishes articles and audiovisual materials by the staff, students and partners of the LAB University of Applied Sciences. The platform hosts two individual journals which are published continuously. Both journals accept and publish articles also in English.

LAB Focus Blogs

The blogs of LAB's four focus areas bring forth each focus area’s RDI and education activities.

Publication series

The LAB publication series publishes reports, monographs and compilations based on the RDI and higher education teaching activities at LAB.

All publications in the series are available online via Theseus.

About publishing in LAB

You can read more about LAB’s publishing activities from the LAB Guide to publishing and open science. The guide also offers information about open science, how to evaluate scholarly publications, and how to promote your research.

For any additional information or questions, please contact julkaisutatlab [dot] fi

LAB Focus

Experimenting with the sharing economy

The sharing economy has gained significant attention over the last few years. The concept and practice of a sharing economy focus on the use of digital technologies and platforms to enable users to share or borrow goods, services, assets, or time. This can be beneficial for the clients, as shared options are often more economically […] The post Experimenting with the sharing economy appeared first on LAB Focus.

Casting small plastic parts using 3D printed molds

Casting of small plastic using 3D printed molds opens the opportunity to manufacture prototypes easily and to test if it is possible to produce the desired shape by casting. In a project with LAB University of Applied Sciences and LUT University a new type of electromagnetic position sensor was developed, where the casting was applied. […] The post Casting small plastic parts using 3D printed molds appeared first on LAB Focus.

Sustainable energy forerunners met in Päijät-Häme

Forerunners of sustainable energy gathered in June 2022 in Vierumäki, Finland to share the current state of renewable energy and energy efficiency in the region and share concrete and inspiring examples. The event was organized by the RESINDUSTRY and SME POWER projects, both co-funded by Interreg Europe projects, which have been jointly working on energy […] The post Sustainable energy forerunners met in Päijät-Häme appeared first on LAB Focus.