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News

Nobel Laureate: ‘Follow your passion’

20. November 2014

Biochemist Edmond H. Fischer visited Aalto University. The energetic 94-year-old shared his experiences of his career as a researcher.

Other

Electronics from the forest

20. November 2014

The bioeconomy offers a sustainable alternative for many of today's oil-based products.

Research, Other

Entrepreneurship activities bring results

19. November 2014

Aalto University can be called the home of Finnish enthusiasm for startups.

Cooperation, Other

For many, a toilet is utopia

19. November 2014

The intention of World Toilet Day is to bring attention to the vast amount of people still living without proper toilets.

Research, Cooperation

Environmental technology is a way of thinking

18. November 2014

Green ideas should penetrate both education and industry says Ville Alopaeus, awarded with Tapani Järvinen Environmental Technology Fund grant.

Research, Other

Funding organisation looks for research with impact

18. November 2014

The British Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council has a strong track record of research-based success stories.

Research

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Traffic signs can be difficult to see with new types of headlights

17. November 2014

The beam pattern of vehicle LED and Xenon headlights is precisely regulated. The risk is that traffic signs may go unnoticed by drivers when driving i

Studies

Customer service rises to new heights at Slush

17. November 2014

The Aalto Ventures Program trains a thousand volunteers for Slush.

Studies, Cooperation

Albert Einstein award presented to cell communication researcher

17. November 2014

The awards ceremony kicked off the Academic Summit at Aalto University.

Honored, Other

Finland can also benefit from the shale gas revolution

14. November 2014

Started in the United States, this revolutionary development is an opportunity for industry, the environment and the consumer alike.

Research

Business talents wanted!

13. November 2014

ARENA Career Fair 2014 was yet again a successful event. Plenty of work opportunities were presented for business students.

Studies, Cooperation

Using the computer lowers the threshold for communicating in class

11. November 2014

Computers and mobile devices also enable new ways of participating in classroom activities.

Research

Startup founders should develop their own sales capabilities first

11. November 2014

Founders of new business startups are better off developing their selling and commercial capabilities in the very early stages of the company.

Research

First Horizon 2020 research projects getting underway in Aalto University

11. November 2014

The Commission is granting research funds to six research projects.

Research, Cooperation

Smart fabrics to Brussels

10. November 2014

Smart fabrics such as wearable electronics and e-textiles will be showcased at European Parliament in Brussels 17 -21 November.

Cooperation

Northern European Prime Ministers Discuss Economic Growth

7. November 2014

The Northern Future Forum was organised on Aalto University’s premises

Cooperation

Foundation for Aalto University Science and Technology supports Aalto's strategy and operations

6. November 2014

The foundation turned 35, and got a new name.

Other

Three new FiDiPro Professors to Aalto

5. November 2014

The new FiDiPro research projects will advance the development of industrial internet and bioeconomy.

Research, Cooperation

Direct route to Master's programme studies from BScBA Program in Mikkeli

29. October 2014

The next application period for the BScBA programme runs from the 7th to 27th of January 2015.

Studies

Heidi Salonen appointed Assistant Professor in Indoor Environment Technology

29. October 2014

Professorship is located at the Department of Civil and Structural Engineering

Research

Data miner sets off to conquer Berlin

28. October 2014

Eric Malmi will be competing in the Falling Walls Lab competition with research that aims to automatically reconstruct family trees.

Research

Leena Louhiala-Salminen awarded as the ABC Outstanding Researcher

28. October 2014

Leena Louhiala-Salminen’s sustained record of valuable research and publication extends over more than 20 years.

Honored, Research, Studies

Metsähovi caught a strong sun spot in solar map video

27. October 2014

A video made of Metsähovi solar maps reveals the largest sun spot in 24 years.

Research

Aalto supported Startup Sauna brings growth enterprises to Finland

23. October 2014

A more international group of startup enterprises than ever before is taking part in four-week-long accelerator programme.

Cooperation

What do a walking stick and a songbook have in common?

22. October 2014

Old technology students have a habit of reminiscing about their time as students.

Other

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