Supercomputer will explain the irradiation damage in inorganic 2D materials

24. May 2017

The results give better understanding of the interaction of energetic electrons and matter.

Science and art

  • supercomputer
  • 2D

Aalto and National Land Survey of Finland extend their collaboration

24. May 2017

Collaboration covers real estate economics and geospatial information know-how.

Science and art Cooperation

Aalto University and Stora Enso to build special stage for public debate forum SuomiAreena

24. May 2017

The parties' co-operation results in the Aika (Time) stage, designed by Aalto students, to celebrate Finland's centennial year.

Press releases Cooperation

  • finland100
  • SuomiAreena
  • architecture

Child patients value warm encounters; parents support and smooth day to day life

23. May 2017

Patient experiences at the Children's Hospital have a wide ranging impact on the family’s daily life outside the hospital too.

Science and art Press releases

  • digital_services
  • computer_science
  • hci

Fragments of the Hunt : Persistence Hunting, Tracking and Prehistoric Art

23. May 2017

How a humanities scholar and artist from Aalto unraveled an ancient mystery about cave paintings in Africa.

Press releases Other

  • dissertation

Professor in acoustics Tapio Lokki named AES Fellow

23. May 2017

Professor Lokki is promoted for bringing sensory evaluation to research of concert hall acoustics.

Science and art

  • concert_hall_acoustics
  • aes
  • acoustics

Tiina and Antti Herlin Foundation donated EUR 250 000

22. May 2017

The donation was made to Aalto University's fundraising campaign.


  • Tiina_and_Antti_Herlin_Foundation
  • donation

Students help Stora Enso to build ‘pictures of the future’

22. May 2017

Students’ ideas on future business models in e-commerce and sustainable packaging will be utilized in the company’s strategy work.

Studies Cooperation

  • stretegies_for_growth_and_renewal
  • stora_enso
  • industrial_engineering_and_management

Aalto is open to new ideas for increasing collaboration between students and companies

22. May 2017

International students require special support for finding employment in Finland.


  • aalto_careerweb
  • corporate_collaboration

Aalto-2 satellite's deployment into orbit delayed

22. May 2017

The planned deployment of the satellite on Tuesday will have to be postponed due to an extra space walk.

Studies Science and art Press releases

Aalto-2 satellite goes into orbit to measure the thermosphere

19. May 2017

The small satellites will be deployed from the International Space Station on 23 May.

Science and art Press releases

Aalto's highly anticipated fashion show kicks off in fine form at Helsinki’s Cable Factory

18. May 2017

The long catwalk was filled with the best of Finnish fashion on Wednesday night as the sold out crowd saw breathtaking pieces from this year’s show.

Studies Honored Science and art Cooperation Other

Destruction of a quantum monopole observed

17. May 2017

Scientists at Amherst College and Aalto University have made the first experimental observations of the dynamics of isolated monopoles in quantum matter.

Press releases Science and art

  • quantum_monopole
  • quantum_physics
  • quantum

Solar energy to Otaniemi – campus planning invests in energy efficiency

17. May 2017

Sustainable development has an important role in the development of the Otaniemi campus.


  • campus
  • sustainability
  • solar_energy

1.4 Million Euros extension to funding for the Graduate School of Finance

17. May 2017

The board of the Finnish Foundation for Advancement of Securities Markets has granted the Graduate School of Finance continued funding for the next five-year period.

Studies Honored

Aalto EE firmly established among the world’s top 50

15. May 2017

Aalto University Executive Education (Aalto EE) has improved its position in customized programs in the annual Financial Times global ranking.

Studies Cooperation

Multidisciplinary Materials Platform is a game changer

15. May 2017

Materials research plays an important role in future industrial applications and innovations.

Science and art Cooperation

Aalto gains eight new Academy Research Fellows

12. May 2017

Half of Aalto's new Academy Research Fellows work in applied physics.

Science and art

Researchers create anticancer nanomaterials by simulating underwater volcanic conditions

12. May 2017

The novel method enables making nanoclusters of zinc peroxide in an environmentally friendly manner.

Science and art

Aalto’s fashion design very much present during fashion week

11. May 2017

Finland’s fashion week is bringing the top international names to Helsinki.

Press releases Cooperation Other

Aalto among global tech challenger universities

11. May 2017

Times Higher Education listed 55 universities that think outside the box on collaboration and funding.


  • Technology_challengers
  • Times_Higher_Education_ranking

Another EUR 1.3 million donation from the Foundation for Economic Education

11. May 2017

The donation is directed towards research and education in business and economics.


  • donation
  • School_of_Business

Supercomputer can disprove the theory of sunspot formation

10. May 2017

A group of researchers believes that contrary to a common model sunspots form near the Sun's surface.

Science and art Press releases

  • modelling
  • sunspots
  • sun
  • solar

Julius Bartels Medal awarded to Tuija Pulkkinen

9. May 2017

The medal was awarded to Vice President Tuija Pulkkinen for her contributions in solar-terrestrial science, scientific management, academic leadership, and services to the space community.


  • tuija_pulkkinen

Architecture Department's Wood Program crafts a summer stage for Annantalo

8. May 2017

This project consists of a summer stage for Annantalo, an art center for young people and families in Helsinki, to perform in public during the summer season.

Studies Other

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