Sound is a pleasant thing to study

17. January 2018

For his master's thesis Eero-Pekka Damskägg developed a sound microscope that alters the duration of playback of sound recordings while allowing the recording to sound the same in other respects.

Studies

Olav Thon Foundation grants the 2018 international research award to Academician, Professor Emerita Riitta Hari

17. January 2018

The researcher prize was awarded due to excellence in brain research.

Honored Science and art

  • riitta_hari
  • Brain_research
  • neuroscience
  • ARTS

Finland should become a model country for sustainable battery production and the circular economy

17. January 2018

Growth of electricity powered transport increases demand for lithium batteries. Through strategic cooperation and circular economy expertise, Finland can establish itself as a leader in the battery industry.

Science and art Cooperation

  • CloseLoop
  • battery
  • Circular_Economy

Aalto University invests in children and young people - Aalto University Junior is ready for adventure

17. January 2018

New facilities for child and youth activities opened at Otaniemi campus.

Campus Science and art Press releases Cooperation

  • luma
  • aalto_junior

Improved home care services and reduced workload for carers with a new work model

16. January 2018

Aalto University researchers have developed the model for several years together with carers and home care administration.

Science and art Press releases

Aalto International Design Business Management programme to be provided for remote students

16. January 2018

Aalto wants to extend the popular IDBM programme to students at top international universities.

Studies

  • aole
  • blended_learning
  • IDBM

Say it again, kid! – A game makes learning to pronounce foreign languages easy and fun

16. January 2018

With the help of a game, immigrants and children can practice the basics of a language and pronunciation, getting immediate feedback without a personal teacher.

Science and art

Aalto Design Factory develops new cooperation platform with Volkswagen

15. January 2018

'The space for digital ideas', the PopUp Markthalle, opened to the public on the 15 January.

Science and art Cooperation

  • wolfsburg
  • markthalle
  • digitalisation
  • design_factory

Largest Finland 100 event in China births continuing cooperation

11. January 2018

In its gala finale in Shanghai, Sino Finnish 100 Challenge celebrated its competition winners and released news of continuing Finnish–Chinese cooperation.

Cooperation

  • Sino_Finnish
  • finland100

Half a million euros in donations for a new Information Networks Professor at Aalto

10. January 2018

Aalto University will use the funds to establish a new Professor of Practice for the Information Networks degree programme.

Press releases Cooperation

  • digital_services
  • information_networks
  • computer_science

Kirsi Peltonen receives 2018 mathematics prize

10. January 2018

The Finnish Mathematical Society has awarded the prize to Ms Peltonen for her long-term, innovative and fruitful work to combine mathematics and art.

Honored Science and art

  • mathematical_art
  • art
  • mathematics

Making the Internet of Things possible with a new breed of “memristors”

10. January 2018

Easily printable, organic thin films can retain data for more than 10 years without power, work with low voltages.

Science and art Press releases

  • IoT
  • Data

Architecture Speaks discussion brings Peter Zumthor to Finland Jan 17

10. January 2018

World-famous architects Peter Zumthor and Juhani Pallasmaa will discuss the being and state of architecture.

East Africa Day kicks off spring’s student challenges

9. January 2018

The open morning programme brings together expert views on sustainable development and innovation.

Studies Cooperation

  • pbl_east_africa
  • aalto_global_impact

Application period for Bachelors’ programmes in English started 9 January

9. January 2018

A new Bachelor’s programme in Science and Technology starts next autumn.

Studies

  • digital_systems_and_design
  • bachelors_programme_in_science_and_technology
  • BScBA
  • international_business
  • admissions
  • data_science

Aalto University becomes a member of Climate Leadership Coalition

9. January 2018

The organisation aims at affecting the ability of companies and society to respond to climate change.

Cooperation

  • CLC
  • climate_change
  • sustainability

New biomaterials can solve the challenges of sustainable development

9. January 2018

Broad-based bio-competence is Finland's success factor for the future.

Science and art

  • DWoC
  • biomaterials
  • sustainability
  • cellulose

2017 IEEE Signal Processing Society Best Paper Award to Professor Visa Koivunen

8. January 2018

The IEEE is the world’s leading professional association for advancing technology for humanity.

Honored

ANDRITZ Oy and Aalto University bring a new biotechnology product to the global market

8. January 2018

AaltoCell™ technology allows ecological and fast production of microcrystalline cellulose (MCC).

Science and art Press releases Cooperation

  • MCC
  • microcrystalline_cellulose
  • bioeconomy
  • biotechnology

Extensive strategic cooperation between Nokia and Aalto University

4. January 2018

The areas of partnership include artificial intelligence and data networks.

Cooperation

Satellites, eco-art and refrigerator for quantum computers

28. December 2017

2017 was an amazing year for Aalto's efforts in arts, science and technology.

Science and art

Wooden labyrinth game goes digital on Electrical Engineering Workshop course

21. December 2017

The first-year students fantastic achievements also included a laser worm game, mobile radar and self-flying plane.

Studies

Inclusive reporting tool helps reach new level in client interaction

20. December 2017

Most promising solution in the Hackathon course is an application designed for services for the disabled by the Apotti & Helsinki-Uusimaa cooperative group.

Studies

  • pshack100
  • finland100
  • Aalto
  • hackathon

Future of work: less hierarchy, more self-managed teams

20. December 2017

Aalto Student Essi Porkka was awarded for her Master’s Thesis in ‘The Future of Work’ thesis contest.

Studies Honored

  • HR
  • digitalisation

Marine Technology students develop the ships of the future

19. December 2017

The future's shipbuilders broke down barriers at the Marine Technology Gala.

Studies Science and art Cooperation

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