Jukka Rantanen

Contact Information

Section of Pharmaceutical Technology and Engineering,
Department of Pharmacy

University of Copenhagen
Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences
Universitetsparken 2
2100 Copenhagen

Tel: +45 35 30 65 85
Fax: +45 35 30 60 30
Email: jukka.rantanen@sund.ku.dk

Main Research Interests

Jukka Rantanen is focusing on development of future manufacturing solutions for medicinal products and especially, molecular-level process analysis of solid dosage forms using spectroscopic techniques combined with multivariate data analysis tools. Jukka has supervised or is currently supervising 25 post docs and Ph.D. students and he is an editorial board member of four leading scientific journals within pharmaceutical sciences and chemical engineering.

Short CV

Jukka Rantanen is professor of pharmaceutical technology and engineering at the Department of Pharmacy (University of Copenhagen). He received his Ph.D. from the University of Helsinki in 2001, completed a postdoctoral visit at the Department of Industrial and Physical Pharmacy (Purdue University, USA) in 2003, and joined the faculty at the University of Copenhagen in 2006 as a full professor.

Jukka is a member of the Process Analytical Technology Working Party of the European Pharmacopoeia Commission. He is also currently a chairman of the Steering Committee of the EUFEPS QbD and PAT Sciences Network (EUFEPS, European Federation for Pharmaceutical Sciences). Jukka is also consulting several international companies in the field of process analytical technologies (PAT) and Quality by Design (QbD).