Niko Markkinen

PhD, Food Development

Food & Food Contact Material Expert

Niko Markkinen

Niko Markkinen works at Measurlabs as a food and food contact material testing expert, helping clients obtain the analyses they need for product development, quality control, and compliance with EU regulations and national legislation. 

Niko obtained his PhD from the University of Turku in 2021 with a doctoral thesis on the bioprocessing of berry materials with malolactic fermentation. He worked in academia up until joining Measurlabs in early 2022, mainly focusing on the analysis of plant-based materials with methods including chromatography, mass spectrometry, and NMR.

Academic publications

Niko has co-authored 10 academic publications on food chemistry, including the following:

Other publications

Niko has written guest articles in several publications, for example: