Noises as well as claps associated with the Northern Lights

26. July 2017

A mathematical model confirms the hypothesis of the origin of the auroral sounds.

Science and art

Chemical route towards electronic devices in graphene

25. July 2017

Essential electronic components, such as diodes and tunnel barriers, can be incorporated in single graphene wires (nanoribbons) with atomic precision.

Press releases Science and art

Kokoon house stacks up at the Flow Festival

14. July 2017

The project by Department of Architecture’s Wood Program was built to offer affordable housing to migrant populations.

Science and art Cooperation

Green Core creates the tropics amid the Flow Festival

14. July 2017

This installation, meant for relaxation, is created by students of interior architecture at Aalto.

Science and art Cooperation

Student animations light up the Flow Festival’s stages

14. July 2017

The ‘Animated Maniacs’ series of experimental works make comprehensive use of different techniques from 3D computer animations to hand drawn pieces.

Science and art Cooperation

Aalto #7 in the world among universities under 50 years of age

13. July 2017

Aalto is the best young university in Europe according to the latest QS ranking.

Other

Assembly of the Suomi 100 satellite has begun

13. July 2017

Final assembly of the next Finnish satellite began this week in Otaniemi. The Suomi 100 satellite should be ready in August and launched into space in December.

Science and art

Aalto student films to be screened at the Flow Festival

12. July 2017

The fictional and documentary short films depict modern nomadism, a sisterly love-hate relationship, and a yearning for home. There is also one animation.

Science and art Cooperation

Aalto students paint a 100-meter mural for the Flow Festival

7. July 2017

‘Jukeboksi’ painting is inspired by music at this year’s festival and it will consume 93 liters of paint.

Science and art Cooperation

Letter of intent for Finnish Institute of Technology signed

5. July 2017

The institute will support the positive structural change in Southwest Finland by means of university education and innovation activities.

Cooperation

WarSampo won the Open Data Prize in the 2017 LODLAM Challenge

4. July 2017

The WarSampo team was recognized for making cultural heritage material openly available in a linked open data project.

Science and art Honored

Amer Cultural Foundation donates to the School of Arts, Design and Architecture

3. July 2017

The Foundation is looking to target its EUR 50 000 support to demanding artistic and scientific accomplishments.

Cooperation

Closer collaboration between Supercell and Aalto University

3. July 2017

Supercell has granted EUR 250,000 for Aalto University School of Arts, Design and Architecture.

Cooperation

Breakthrough achieved in improving the ionic conductivity of fuel cell materials

3. July 2017

Ceramic fuel cell technology has a tremendous potential for clean energy production.

Science and art

Fundraising campaign exceeds all expectations

30. June 2017

Aalto University`s fundraising campaign has received a total of 23.5 million euros in donations. Our warmest thanks to all those who donated!

Science and art Press releases Cooperation Other Campus

Aalto University to establish college in Shanghai in cooperation with Tongji University

30. June 2017

Aalto University and Tongji University in China will establish a new college in Shanghai in the coming autumn. Aalto will participate with three of its Master's degree programmes. The first year of the Master's degree programmes will be held in China and the second in Finland.

Cooperation

Transfer of atomic mass with a photon solves the momentum paradox of light

30. June 2017

The propagation of light in a transparent medium is associated with the transfer of atomic mass density.

Science and art

9,984 applied to Aalto University in the joint application for higher education in 2017 – study place available for 1,505 new students

28. June 2017

Admission results for the joint application for higher education have been published in the Studyinfo service.

Studies

Machine learning to increase efficiency of farming by predicting the interaction between the plant and environment

28. June 2017

Machine learning methods will be tested in arable farming, greenhouse cultivation and plant breeding.

Science and art

Tekes funding awarded for a project aiming at understanding human emotions in digital interaction

27. June 2017

The research will produce new understanding about the factors of effective human collaboration and the possibilities of emotion-related data in business.

Science and art Cooperation

5 million euro project could see Finland become the model country for the circular economy of metals

27. June 2017

Effective recycling would be ecologically-friendly – and accelerate Finland's economy.

Science and art Cooperation

Circular economy business ideas win ClimateLaunchpad competition

27. June 2017

The national winners will take part in the international final to be held in Cyprus.

Honored

A new community space for hundreds of growth companies opening on the Aalto campus

26. June 2017

The Otaniemi innovation hub will get a new flagship, as A Grid, one of Europe's largest centres for growth companies opens later this year.

Campus

Vuorineuvos Marcus Wallenbergin säätiö foundation donates an additional 120 000 euros to education in the field of business and economics at Aalto University

22. June 2017

With its donation, the foundation wants to support the high standard of education provided by the School of Business.

Cooperation

The portrait of Tuula Teeri was created by artist Marita Liulia

21. June 2017

The portrait of Tuula Teeri, the first President of Aalto University, was unveiled at the President’s Anniversary Seminar.

Other

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