5.10.1990
53455128
birgit.maaten@taltech.ee

Career

Institution(s) and position(s)
01.08.2018–...   
Tallinn University of Technology , School of Engineering, Department of Energy Technology, Senior Researcher (1,00)
01.09.2017–31.07.2018   
Tallinn University of Technology , School of Engineering, Department of Energy Technology, Early Stage Researcher (1,00)
01.01.2017–31.08.2017   
Tallinn University of Technology , School of Engineering, Department of Energy Technology, Researcher (1,00)
01.09.2014–31.12.2016   
Tallinn University of Technology , Faculty of Mechanical Engineering, Department of Thermal Engineering , Chair of Thermal Power Equipment, Researcher (1,00)
10.06.2013–31.08.2014   
Tallinn University of Technology , Faculty of Mechanical Engineering, Department of Thermal Engineering , Other staff (1,00)
 
 
Education
2014–2018   
Tallinn University of Technology, Doctor of Philosophy, specialization in thermal engineering
2012–2014   
Tallinn University of Technology, MSc in Applied chemistry and biotechnology
2009–2012   
Tallinn University of Technology, BSc in Applied chemistry and biotechnology
1997–2009   
Viljandi Paalalinna Gümnaasium, high school, gold medalist
 
 
R&D related managerial and administrative work
2017−...   
Member of the council of the Department of Energy Technology
2016−2016   
Member of the council of the Faculty of Mechanical Engineering
2014−2015   
Member of the council of the Faculty of Mechanical Engineering
 
 
Additional career information
2013 autumn semester - semester abroad at the University of Pierre and Marie Curie and at the University of Caen;
2010-2012 Project manager for NGO (MTÜ) TTÜ Cinema;

Qualifications

 
 
Honours & awards
2018, Birgit Maaten, Dora Pluss short-term mobility grant for participating in 12th European Symposium on Thermal Analysis and Calorimetry with an oral presentation
2018, Birgit Maaten, EANÜ "Female Academic Young Scientist of the Year"
2018, Birgit Maaten, Tallinn University of Technology School of Engineering Department of Energy Technology Young Researcher of the Year
2017, Birgit Maaten, ASTRA “TUT Institutional Development Programme for 2016-2022” graduate school „Functional materials and technologies” (2014-2020.4.01.16-0032) support for participating in 1st Journal of Thermal Analysis and Calorimetry Conference and 6th V4 (Joint Czech-Hungarian-Polish-Slovakian) Thermoanalytical Conference
2016, Birgit Maaten, Mati Jostov Scholarship
2016, Birgit Maaten, Dora Pluss short-term mobility grant for participating in Jordan International Oil Shale Symposium 2016
2014, Birgit Maaten, Dora Pluss short-term mobility grant
2013, Birgit Maaten, Jaan Poska Scholarship
2013, Birgit Maaten, August Maramaa Scholarship
2013, Birgit Maaten, Scholarship of the French Republic
 
 
Field of research
FIELD OF RESEARCH: 4. Natural Sciences and Engineering; 4.12. Process Technology and Materials Science; CERCS SPECIALITY: T140 Energy research
 
 
Additional information
28.03.2016-8.05.2016 Tartu University course "Measurement Uncertainty in Chemical Analysis"
Summer School and Workshop in Calorimetry 2015 - Calorimetry and Thermal Methods in Material Science

Completed projects

Publications

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
20.09.2019
5.10.1990
53455128
birgit.maaten@taltech.ee

Teenistuskäik

Töökohad ja ametid
01.08.2018–...   
Tallinna Tehnikaülikool, Inseneriteaduskond, Energiatehnoloogia instituut, Vanemteadur (1,00)
01.09.2017–31.07.2018   
Tallinna Tehnikaülikool, Inseneriteaduskond, Energiatehnoloogia instituut, doktorant-nooremteadur (1,00)
01.01.2017–31.08.2017   
Tallinna Tehnikaülikool, Inseneriteaduskond, Energiatehnoloogia instituut, Teadur (1,00)
01.09.2014–31.12.2016   
Tallinna Tehnikaülikool, Mehaanikateaduskond, Soojustehnika instituut, Soojusjõuseadmete õppetool, Teadur (1,00)
10.06.2013–31.08.2014   
Tallinna Tehnikaülikool, Mehaanikateaduskond, Soojustehnika instituut, insener (1,00)
 
 
Haridustee
2014–2018   
Tallinna Tehnikaülikool, filosoofiadoktor, spetsialiseerumine soojusenergeetika
2012–2014   
Tallinna Tehnikaülikool, loodusteaduste magister erialal rakenduskeemia ja biotehnoloogia (cum laude)
2009–2012   
Tallinna Tehnikaülikool, loodusteaduste bakalaureus erialal rakenduskeemia ja biotehnoloogia
1997–2009   
Viljandi Paalalinna Gümnaasium, reaalainete klass, kuldmedal
 
 
Teadusorganisatsiooniline ja -administratiivne tegevus
2017−...   
Energiatehnoloogia instituudi nõukogu liige
2016−2016   
Mehaanikateaduskonna nõukogu liige
2014−2015   
Mehaanikateaduskonna nõukogu liige
 
 
Teenistuskäigu lisainfo
2013 aasta sügissemestril välispraktika Prantsusmaal, Pariisis Pierre ja Marie Curie (UPMC) nimelises ülikoolis ning Caenis Normandia ülikoolis ;
2010-2012 MTÜ TTÜ Kino projektijuht;

Kvalifikatsioon

 
 
Teaduspreemiad ja tunnustused
2018, Birgit Maaten, Euroopa Regionaalarengu Fondi finantseering lühiajaliseks õpirändeks (Dora Pluss) osalemaks suulise ettekandega konverentsil 12th European Symposium on Thermal Analysis and Calorimetry
2018, Birgit Maaten, EANÜ "Aasta Akadeemiline Noor Naisteadlane"
2018, Birgit Maaten, Tallinna Tehnikaülikooli Inseneriteaduskonna Energiatehnoloogia instituudi Aasta Noorteadlane
2017, Birgit Maaten, ASTRA “TTÜ arenguprogramm aastateks 2016-2022” Funktsionaalsete materjalide ja tehnoloogiate doktorikooli (2014-2020.4.01.16-0032) toetus osalemaks suulise ettekandega konverentsil 1st Journal of Thermal Analysis and Calorimetry Conference and 6th V4 (Joint Czech-Hungarian-Polish-Slovakian) Thermoanalytical Conference
2016, Birgit Maaten, Mati Jostovi nimeline stipendium
2016, Birgit Maaten, Euroopa Regionaalarengu Fondi finantseering lühiajaliseks õpirändeks (Dora Pluss) osalemaks suulise ettekandega konverentsil Jordan International Oil Shale Symposium 2016
2014, Birgit Maaten, Euroopa Regionaalarengu Fondi finantseering lühiajaliseks õpirändeks (Dora T8)
2013, Birgit Maaten, Jaan Poska nimeline stipendium
2013, Birgit Maaten, August Maramaa nimeline stipendium
2013, Birgit Maaten, Prantsuse Vabariigi Valitsuse stipendium
 
 
Teadustöö põhisuunad
VALDKOND: 4. Loodusteadused ja tehnika; 4.12. Protsessitehnoloogia ja materjaliteadus; CERCS ERIALA: T140 Energeetika
 
 
Lisainfo
28.03.2016-8.05.2016 Tartu Ülikooli kursus "Mõõtemääramatuse hindamine keemilises analüüsis"
2015, suvekursus Prantsusmaal, Lyonis teemal "Kalorimeetria ja termilised meetodid materjaliteaduses"

Lõppenud projektid

Publikatsioonid

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
20.09.2019
  • Found 19 results
ProgramTypeNumberNameProject startProject endPrincipal investigatorInstitutionFinancing
PSGPSG266Effects of activation conditions on preparation of porous carbon from oil shale01.01.201931.12.2022Alar KonistTallinn University of Technology , School of Engineering, Department of Energy Technology81 250,00 EUR
2.1.1.LEP17084Fundamental Research studies on thermochemical conversion of local biomass in Utilitas Tallinn powerplant09.08.201708.08.2020Alar KonistTallinn University of Technology , School of Engineering, Department of Energy Technology30 000,00 EUR
MUULep16033The impact to the corrosion risk of the steel transmission pipelines from the biomethane compounds21.03.201615.12.2016Andres SiirdeTallinn University of Technology , School of Engineering, Department of Energy Technology57 000,00 EUR
MUULEP16006Eesti Power Plant - Unit No. 8. Testing of the boilers heart rate07.01.201619.02.2016Tõnu PihuTallinn University of Technology , Faculty of Mechanical Engineering, Department of Thermal Engineering , Chair of Thermal Power Equipment27 495,20 EUR
MUULMIN17003The survey of the non-energy use of semi-coke gas emerged during the production of Estonian shale oil03.01.201702.08.2017Andres SiirdeTallinn University of Technology , School of Engineering, Department of Energy Technology20 000,00 EUR
ETFETF8289Efficiency in Organocatalysis01.01.201031.12.2013Tõnis KangerTallinn University of Technology , Faculty of Science75 773,01 EUR
RITA1SubprojectLEP18071 (RITA1/01-60-04)Innovative Gasification, Pyrolysis, and Combustion Technologies for Oil Shale03.09.201802.09.2021Andres SiirdeTallinn University of Technology , School of Engineering, Department of Energy Technology151 983,00 EUR
ETFETF8207Hydroxyapatite based hybrid materials for catalysts01.01.201031.12.2013Kaia TõnsuaaduTallinn University of Technology , Faculty of Chemical and Materials Technology31 291,19 EUR
RITA1SubprojectLEP19010EK (RITA1/02-20-02)Climate change mitigation with CCS and CCU technologies01.04.201931.03.2021Andres TrikkelTallinn University of Technology , School of Engineering, Department of Materials and Environmental Technology211 416,00 EUR
RITA1SubprojectLEP18019EI (RITA1/01-18-09)Maximising added value and efficient use of raw materials in bioeconomy and its sectors in Estonia01.03.201828.02.2021Alar KonistTallinn University of Technology , School of Engineering, Department of Energy Technology66 033,00 EUR
MUULMIN16058The report compliation of the implementation of national development plan of the use of oil shale 2008-201504.05.201612.09.2016Andres SiirdeTallinn University of Technology , School of Engineering, Department of Energy Technology16 600,00 EUR
MUULep14030Oil shale power plants operational problems related to thermal engineering and environment protection12.02.201431.01.2017Tõnu PihuTallinn University of Technology , Faculty of Mechanical Engineering, Department of Thermal Engineering , Chair of Thermal Power Equipment343 730,00 EUR
MUULep13022Oil shale power plants operational problems related to thermal engineering and environment protection01.02.201331.01.2014Tõnu PihuTallinn University of Technology ; Tallinn University of Technology , Faculty of Mechanical Engineering, Department of Thermal Engineering , Chair of Thermal Power Engineering108 000,00 EUR
MUULep12018Oil shale power plants operational problems related to thermal engineering and environment protection01.01.201231.12.2012Tõnu PihuTallinn University of Technology ; Tallinn University of Technology , Faculty of Mechanical Engineering, Department of Thermal Engineering , Chair of Thermal Power Equipment194 850,00 EUR
MUULep17006Fundamental Research studies on Oil Shale Technologies01.01.201731.12.2018Alar Konist; Tõnu PihuTallinn University of Technology , School of Engineering, Department of Energy Technology480 000,00 EUR
2.1.LEP19011Fundamental Research studies on Oil Shale Technologies at Enefit Energiatootmise AS01.01.201931.12.2019Tõnu Pihu; Alar KonistTallinn University of Technology , School of Engineering, Department of Energy Technology170 000,00 EUR
1.1.LMIN18074Potential hazardousness of Estonian oil shale ashes28.08.201801.07.2019Alar KonistTallinn University of Technology , School of Engineering, Department of Energy Technology150 000,00 EUR
MUULep13180Solution of thermal engineering problems of ENEFIT-280 plant01.11.201331.01.2017Dmitri NešumajevTallinn University of Technology , Faculty of Mechanical Engineering, Department of Thermal Engineering , Chair of Heat Engineering254 682,40 EUR
MUUKIK16064The survey of the emission of heavy metals of the ashes formed by thermal treatment and burning of the solid fuels - oil shale, semi-coke gas, biomass etc.26.10.201603.06.2018Andres SiirdeTallinn University of Technology , School of Engineering, Department of Energy Technology53 844,00 EUR