Department of Computer Science

Early warning of solar storms

Associate Professor Maarit Korpi-Lagg has received funding from the European Research Council to develop forecasting tool for solar storms.

Illustration of a solar flare, spat out from the Sun's surface.

A healthy dose of usability

Digital services are cost-efficient options for healtcare, but better user experience is needed to ensure inclusive digitalisation.

Johanna Viitanne standing, red tree leaves background

Department of Computer Science

World-class research and education in modern computer science to foster future science, engineering and society

Detail at Computer Science Building / Yksityiskohta Tietotekniikan talosta / photo Aalto University, Matti Ahlgren
AI-generated colourful images of robot-looking figures and humans programming.
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Get with the program – AI-assisted coding is here to stay

Aalto’s computing education researchers are putting large language models to the test and the results are true.
Aalto University's master's degree student Inka Lehtimäki.
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Inka Lehtimäki awarded best Master’s thesis in engineering and architecture

Aalto University graduate Inka Lehtimäki has been awarded the best Master's thesis award by tech trade unions TEK and TFiF.
Assistant Professor Robin Welsch sitting on a sofa against a green backdrop
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Psyched up for computer science

How can we align technology with the way we think about, feel, and understand the world? Robin Welsch is a psychologist-turned-computer scientist on a quest to find an answer.
Illustration of a solar flare, spat out from the Sun's surface.
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New forecasting tool can give an early warning of solar storms – boosts preparedness and helps mitigate damage

Associate Professor Maarit Korpi-Lagg has received funding from the European Research Council to develop a forecasting tool to locate the source regions for the eruption of solar flares already a few days before they emerge on the Sun’s surface.
Johanna Viitanne standing, red tree leaves background
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A healthy dose of usability

Digital health services have emerged as cost-efficient options for healthcare, but better user experience is needed to ensure inclusive digitalisation.
Johanna Ylipulli standing on a bridge
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Designing sustainable societies through trust

A broad understanding of digital technologies is of utmost importance in the information era. How do we make sure that humans stay in the loop in a socially sustainable way as societies become ever more digitalised?

Events

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Lectures and seminars

Machine Habitus: Toward a Sociology of Algorithms

Speaker: Massimo Airoldi
Assistant Professor of Sociology
University of Milan
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Lectures and seminars

Guest talk: Mohamed Elgharib "Neural Reconstruction and Rendering"

Mohamed Elgharib from Max Planck Institute will give a guest talk at the Department of Computer Science.
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Public defences

Public defence in Computer Science, M.Sc. Julie Meyer

Title of the doctoral thesis: Numerical and perceptual evaluations of finite-difference time-domain simulations for room acoustics applications
Aalto Media Lab Winter Demo Day 2022
Exhibitions

Aalto Media Lab Winter Demo Day 2022

The Demo Day is an open gathering of the Media Lab's students, alumni, staff and friends. You are all welcome!

About the department

World-class research and education in modern computer science to foster future science, engineering and society. The work combines fundamental research with innovative applications.

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Mahine Learning researchers working at Department of Computer Science in Aalto University

Where to find us

Tietotekniikan talo, Computer Science Building
Locations

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Department of Computer Science at Aalto University is a member of Informatics Europe
Department of Computer Science at Aalto University is a member of Informatics Europe, the association of European Computer Science departments.
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