RSS Mashup V1.0

Posted on April 13th, 2020

I have been using RSS feeds for supporting lifelong learning and information retrieval for years. RSS is a news tool that enables retrieving the latest changes from some specific website or e.g. scientific journal. Feeds can be subscribed to mobile app...

How to get an Impact Factor for a Journal?

Posted on March 25th, 2020

As the Managing Editor of LUMAT, one of my main challenge for future is to get an impact factor for the journal. How can I achieve that? The importance of indexing I have ve been running my ME position in LUMAT a little over two years. During that tim...

3D printing in chemistry education

Posted on October 7th, 2019

I finally got my 3D printing review paper published. I wrote it together with Dr. Susanne Wiedmer, an analytical chemist from the Chemistry Department of University of Helsinki. We submitted it to a new IUPAC supported journal called Chemistry Teacher ...

Nordic Chemistry Learning 2018 Conference

Posted on November 23rd, 2018

Here are my slides from the Nordic Chemistry Learning 2018 Conference. Conference was held in the beautiful Jyväskylä. Honza Soukup - most - CC BY 2.0 This conference was interesting, because participants were teachers, chemists and educational scie...

How to add figures into OJS HTML galley?

Posted on January 5th, 2018

I have a new job to do. This is my first week as the managing editor of LUMAT journal. It is really exiting to learn about science journal publishing, because I have been working 5 years in the textbook industry. OJS HTML article figure problem We ar...

Springer Nature deposits 600 000 chemical compounds into PubChem

Posted on November 2nd, 2017

Cheminformatics newsflash Springer Nature has deposited over 600 000 chemical compounds on PubChem. This contribution offers more than 26 million links back into the primary literature, eBooks or Major Reference Works located on SpringerLink, BMC or na...

Hello world

Posted on September 1st, 2017

Hi all Welcome to my new research blog. I will be posting here thoughts about my teaching work and research ideas. I work as a university lecturer in the Chemistry department in University of Helsinki. I switched back to science after five years in the...

Johannes Pernaa

Hello world

I work as a university lecturer at the Chemistry Department in University of Helsinki. My main responsibility is to develop chemistry teacher education in our university, which includes a lot of teaching and thesis supervising. I am also the Managing Editor of LUMAT Journal.

This site is my academic blog where I post ideas that arouses through my teaching and research.

Regards Johannes