News & Events

News

Sirkku Linna appointed Development Director at Aalto University

25. June 2015

Sirkku Linna, M.Sc. (Econ.), M.Soc.Sc., starts in her new position on 1 August 2015.

Other

  • Director_of_policy_and_foresight
  • sirkku_linna

Aalto University to build Finland’s Centenary Satellite

24. June 2015

Finland will celebrate it’s 100 years as an independent country by sending a special satellite to orbit in 2017.

Research, Cooperation

Two gold medals for Finnish entries in scenography exhibition in Prague

24. June 2015

Prizes were won both by Finland's student and professional sections.

Honored

Eco-hostel created by cooperation between Aalto students and Maya community

24. June 2015

The Aalto LAB Mexico project is a good example of how different countries and branches of science can link up.

Studies, Cooperation

Growth entrepreneur can gain momentum from support euros

22. June 2015

An Aalto University study shows that growth entrepreneurship policy is also financially worthwhile policy.

Research

Towards a smart, networked and cybersecure digital society

17. June 2015

The 5G technology entering the market at the end of the decade may make denial-of-service attacks impossible.

Research, Cooperation

Aalto University researchers predicted existence of new quantum matter theoretically

17. June 2015

The results are important in the search for new quantum states and possible use in future electronics applications.

Research

  • quantum

Aalto University continues coordinating the international Cumulus association

16. June 2015

More than half of Cumulus full members supported the School of Arts, Design and Architecture in the call for secretariat.

Other

The Academy of Finland grants over 10 million euros to Aalto University researchers

16. June 2015

23 Aalto researchers receive Academy Project funding for research in natural sciences and engineering

Research

Jyri Hämäläinen appointed Dean of Aalto University School of Electrical Engineering

15. June 2015

His five-year period as dean starts on 1 August 2015.

Other

Foundation for Aalto University Science and Technology awarded grants for doctoral studies and postdoctoral visits

14. June 2015

The Foundation received a record number of 147 applications, of which 24 received a grant, totalling 178 000 eur.

Studies, Honored, Research

Aalto to strengthen collaboration with Tsinghua University

12. June 2015

Ministers witnessed as Aalto President Tuula Teeri signed an MoU.

Cooperation

  • China
  • Tsinghua
  • MoU

Weather Station exhibition features 10 Finnish sound and performance artists

11. June 2015

The Weather Station exhibition is an exhibition of events for new performative forms of Finnish sound art.

Other

Data transfer speed of memory tags can be increased tenfold

11. June 2015

Fast transfer of data with very low consumption of electricity allows for the use of greater recording capacity in memory tags, according to a fresh.

Research

  • digi

Water purification filter designed by students wins innovation competition

11. June 2015

The winners of the Finnish final of ClimateLauchPad, Europe's largest climate innovation competition, will compete in September in Amsterdam.

Studies, Honored

Metal music researchers from over 30 countries at Aalto

10. June 2015

The presenters represent a wide variety of research fields. The discussion continues lively also in social media.

Research

Dipoli to be renovated and turned into unique main building of Aalto

9. June 2015

The new Dipoli will show leading expertise and multidisciplinary cooperation.

Other

  • Dipoli
  • Main_building

Energy internet could change the economy

9. June 2015

Alex Huang, a visiting professor at Aalto, develops technologies that turn energy buyers into producers and distributors.

Research

  • energy
  • energyefficiency
  • digi

Helsinki Scientific Award to Professor Maarit Karppinen

9. June 2015

Professor Maarit Karppinen is one of the leading researchers of functional oxide materials in the world.

Research

The Academy of Finland grants funding in the field of culture and society

8. June 2015

The Academy’s Research Council for Culture and Society has granted funding to four Aalto University’s projects.

Research

Professor Orlando Rojas received 2015 Nanotechnology Division Technical Award and IMERYS Prize

5. June 2015

TAPPI announced 2015 Nanotechnology Division Technical Award Winner

Other, Honored

  • orlando_rojas

Aalto University appoints new professors to the Tenure Track Career System

5. June 2015

The following persons have been appointed tenure track professors:

Other

Several popular smart phones fail to reach normal Internet speeds

5. June 2015

A lot of users are using outdated mobile devices th at fail to reach adequate speeds on mobile networks.

Research

Busy summer ahead for students

5. June 2015

The Aalto-1 builders are now on the homestretch. The last tests before construction of the final flight model are now in progress.

Research

Cellulose turning into a supermaterial of the future

4. June 2015

Broad-based cooperation multiplying the value of Finnish wood.

Research, Cooperation

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