Aalto University's solid expertise in the fields of economics, art and design and technology create a foundation for the most diverse scientific breakthroughs.
Scientific special know-how of the highest quality is a prerequisite for excellent multidisciplinary and interdisciplinary research. Only thus can a multidisciplinary approach bring clear added value to the university. This means that the various departments are at par with the corresponding departments at other international top universities. This can be achieved when Aalto University builds on its own strengths and develops profound competence in carefully selected areas.
The University activities are based on long-term basic research and artistic activities as well as on high-quality teaching. Aalto University wants to enhance its expertise in all its areas of specialization and eventually rank among the top universities in the world.
The strength of Aalto University research is based on the collaboration and individual areas of expertise of the six leading schools in their respective fields.
Researchers at the Helsinki Institute for Information Technology, HIIT, developed a new search engine that outperforms current ones.
Scientists at Aalto University and the University of Zurich have succeeded in directly imaging how electrons interact within a single molecule.
The competition is organised for the first time. The aim of the competition is to find and promote existing best practises and uncover novel ideas.
Aalto University celebrates its tenured professors with popular lectures by the new tenure track professors of Associate or Full level.