Finnish Koulu School rises out of the Nevada desert

27. September 2016

Everyone has something to teach.This is the basic thought behind Finnish peer-learning method Koulu School that captivated the crowds at Burning Man.

Studies Cooperation

Smart lighting is a growing field

27. September 2016

Professor of Practice Jaakko Ketomäki believes, houses will be sold in the same way that cars are – the equipment and technology will be decisive.

Science and art

Three students from Aalto University selected to Huawei’s Seeds for the Future programme

27. September 2016

The students will familiarise themselves with the most recent innovations at the company’s headquarters.

Studies

Architectural design competition for Chemist’s block in Otaniemi

26. September 2016

Four leading architects' offices invited to participate in the international competition.

Campus

2.7 million euros in funding to Callstats.io, a company that is aiming to improve the quality of multimedia calls

25. September 2016

The founding members of the company predicting quick growth carried out research on multimedia at Aalto.

Science and art

Digitalisation creates new mobility services

23. September 2016

MaaS, a term undergoing rapid changes in the world, was discussed at the first public lecture held at the Internet Forum.

Science and art

A user-centred approach to smart building research

23. September 2016

According to Professor of Practice Heikki Ihasalo, digitality will change practices in many sectors – and that includes building technology.

Science and art

Aalto rises in Times Higher Education ranking

22. September 2016

Aalto University most successful in the area of international outlook.

Science and art

Augmented Climbing Wall gets 25 million views in the social media

21. September 2016

The recent video of the spinoff from the gaming research lab has gathered unrivaled popularity in the social media.

Other

Results of research and art visible in the new web service

21. September 2016

Research.aalto.fi brings together publications and scientific and artistic activities.

Science and art

A man of many hats

21. September 2016

Jubilee Doctor Matti A. Ranta has many stories to tell. His conferment ceremony has remained in his memories as a particularly magnificent event.

Other

Students happy to recommend the School of Business to their family and friends

19. September 2016

Universum found out what students thought about the schools. The School of Business improved by all indicators.

Studies

Virtual management increases managers' workload

19. September 2016

Virtual availability cannot replace presence.

Science and art

Aalto University President Tuula Teeri looks for "a bold vision, innovation and investment" to promote growth in Finland

16. September 2016

President Tuula Teeri and Board Member Colin Whitehouse share their views on a new future for Finland’s economic growth.

Press releases

Magnetic polaron imaged for the first time

14. September 2016

Visualization was enabled by designing a new artificial magnetic material. The finding means remarkable possibilities to materials research.

Science and art

Markku Markkula awarded for engineering education

14. September 2016

The Leonardo da Vinci Medal was given for Markkula's outstanding contribution and visionary thinking.

Honored

Master’s programme at the School of Business moves up in The FT ranking

13. September 2016

The master’s programme was placed 51st in the Financial Times ranking.

Studies

Dances with waves: breakthrough in moving small objects using acoustics

9. September 2016

By playing carefully constructed melodies, the scientists can simultaneously move multiple objects on the plate towards desired targets.

Science and art Press releases

Nothing to Declare exhibition at Tulli & Pakkahuone

8. September 2016

The Nothing to Declare exhibition presents the recent work of design students from Aalto University’s School of Arts, Design and Architecture.

Science and art

Seven-figure grant for researcher producing carbon fibre from wood

8. September 2016

Michael Hummel, the recipient of the much sought-after ERC Starting Grant, knows that there is a great need for more affordable carbon fibre.

Science and art Press releases

Less food waste

7. September 2016

CGI and Aalto University begin project to reduce food waste in restaurant and canteen kitchens.

Studies Cooperation

Canatu Oy, a spring-off from Aalto University, was granted €22 million in funding

7. September 2016

Canatu Oy manufactures flexible and formable carbon nanomaterial films and touch sensors targeted for touch displays.

Science and art Cooperation

Tuula Teeri: Society needs critical and informed thinkers

6. September 2016

President Tuula Teeri and AYY's Chair Milja Asikainen discussed the key roles and societal impact of universities at the opening of the academic year.

Press releases

Aalto University in place 133 in the QS Rankings

6. September 2016

The QS World University Rankings measure academic reputation, research publications and internationality.

Science and art

The way to a Chinese tourist’s wallet is via the heart

5. September 2016

The Chinese have been offered the unsuitable services, says Kirsi Mantua-Kommonen, whose research inspired her to set up a travel service company.

Other

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