Olof Björkqvist

Universitetslektor|Senior Lecturer

  • Professional title: Senior Lecturer
  • Academic title: PhD (Engineering)
  • Department: Department of Natural Sciences, Design and Sustainable Development (NDH)
  • Telephone: +46 (0)10-1428890
  • Email: olof.bjorkqvist@miun.se
  • Room number: S312
  • Location: Sundsvall
  • Research centers: Fibre Science and Communication Network
  • Employee in the subject: Energy Technology


Articles in journals

Norgren, R. , Jonsson, A. & Björkqvist, O. (2023). Fermented pulp and paper bio-sludge as feed for black soldier fly larvae. Biomass Conversion and Biorefinery, vol. 13: 7, pp. 5625-5632.    

Große, C. , Larsson, A. & Björkqvist, O. (2023). Information-flawing Filters in Critical Infrastructure Protection : The deficient Information Basis in a Swedish Approach. International Journal of Critical Infrastructures, vol. 19: 1  

Hedlund, A. , Björkqvist, O. , Nilsson, A. & Engstrand, P. (2022). Energy Optimization in a Paper Mill Enabled by a Three-Site Energy Cooperation. Energies, vol. 15: 8  

Norgren, R. , Björkqvist, O. & Jonsson, A. (2020). Bio-sludge from the pulp and paper industry as feed for black soldier fly larvae : A study of critical factors for growth and survival. Waste and Biomass Valorization, vol. 11, pp. 5679-5685.    

Zhang, W. , He, J. , Engstrand, P. & Björkqvist, O. (2015). Economic evaluation on bio-synthetic natural gas production integrated in a thermomechanical pulp mill. Energies, vol. 8: 11, pp. 12795-12809.    

He, J. , Engstrand, P. , Björkqvist, O. & Zhang, W. (2013). Techno-economic evaluation of a mechanical pulp mill with gasification. Nordic Pulp & Paper Research Journal, vol. 28: 3, pp. 349-357.  

Björkqvist, O. , Engstrand, P. , Htun, M. & Norgren, M. (2010). FORE – Ett nytt industrikombinat baserat på mekaniska massaprocesser. Svensk papperstidning, Nordisk cellulosa, : 2, pp. 24-25.  

Björkqvist, O. , Idefeldt, J. & Larsson, A. (2010). Risk Assessment of New Pricing Strategies in the District Heating Market : A Case Study at Sundsvall Energi AB. Energy Policy, vol. 38: 5, pp. 2171-2178.  


Björkqvist, O. (1996). Perspectives on Demand Side Management.

Conference papers

Hedlund, A. , Stengard, A. & Björkqvist, O. (2017). A simulation-based method for evaluation of energy system cooperation between pulp and paper mills and a district heating system : A case study. In 19 World academy of science, engineering and technology conference proceedings.. pp. 1158--1164.

Große, C. , Olausson, P. M. , Danielsson, E. , Larsson, A. , Wallman Lundåsen, S. , Björkqvist, O. & Nyhlén, J. (2017). Collaboration and Decision-making in Response Planning for Power Shortages : The Swedish Policy. Paper presented at the ISSRM

Norgren, R. , Fröling, M. & Björkqvist, O. (2016). Pulp mill bio-sludge - sludge properties and recycling. In Proceedings of 5th International Conference on Industrial & Hazardous Waste Management, September 27th-30th, 2016, Chania, Kreta..    

Norgren, R. , Fröling, M. & Björkqvist, O. (2015). Industrial Symbiosis solutions for recycling of biosludge from the pulp industry. In Proceedings of Global Cleaner Production & Sustainable Consumption Conference  1 - 4 November 2015, Sitges, Barcelona, Spain.  

Björkqvist, O. , Engstrand, P. & Fridén, H. (2009). Concepts of Steam Recovery from LC-Refining by Increase Temperature. In Proceedings - 2009 International Mechanical Pulping Conference, IMPC 2009.. pp. 190--194.  

Wärja, M. & Björkqvist, O. (2005). A Systems Approach to Maintenance and Renewal Strategies. In CIRED 2005.

Wärja, M. & Björkqvist, O. (2004). Reliability Based Approach to Maintenance and Renewal Strategies. In Proceedings of PowerCon 2004.

Wärja, M. & Björkqvist, O. (2004). Variety Reduction Model for Maintenance and Renewal Strategies. In Proceedings of NORDAC 2004.


Olausson, P. M. , Björkqvist, O. , Danielsson, E. , Große, C. , Larsson, A. , Nyhlén, J. & Wallman Lundåsen, S. (2018). Från myndighet till medborgare och tillbaka: En studie av samverkan och kommunikation inomramen för STYREL. Eskilstuna : Energimyndigheten    

Engstrand, P. O. , Ferritsius, O. , Björkqvist, O. , Johansson, L. , Johansson, Ö. , Daniel, G. , Ferritsius, R. , Karlström, A. & et al. (2015). Mekmassainitiativet för energieffektivitet, e2mp-i. Sundsvall : Mittuniversitetet (Rapportserie FSCN 2015:58).

Björkqvist, O. , Engstrand, P. & Fridén, H. (2008). Energiåtervinning vid LC-raffinering – Förstudie. Stockholm : Värmeforsk (Värmeforsk skogsindustriella programmet S5-622).

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