Department of Mathematics and Systems Analysis

Department of Mathematics and Systems Analysis

Our main research areas are algebra and discrete mathematics, analysis, applied mathematics and mechanics, stochastics and statistics, and systems analysis and operations research. We offer major and minor studies at both bachelor's and master's levels and provide doctoral research training. Our graduates have been recruited by universities, research institutes, governmental agencies as well as companies in the financial, energy and transportation sectors.

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Aalto University / Department of Mathematics and Systems Analysis

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Awards and Recognition Published:

Lauri Saarinen Teacher of the Year 2024

Assistant Professor Lauri Saarinen has been honored as the Teacher of the Year by the Industrial Engineering and Management students.
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Awards and Recognition Published:

Aalto awarded Quality Label for Excellence

Label is a recognition of exceptional quality in development activities
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Awards and Recognition, Campus, Research & Art Published:

Aalto Open Science Award ceremony brought together Aaltonians to discuss open science

Last week we gathered at A Grid to celebrate the awardees of the Aalto Open Science Award 2023 and discuss open science matters with the Aalto community.
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Research & Art Published:

Seed funding available to boost collaboration between Aalto, KU Leuven and University of Helsinki

Aalto University, KU Leuven and the University of Helsinki launch the 2nd exploratory seed funding call to explore research collaboration possibilities. The funding call is open until 10 September 2024.


Aalto University to Host Nordic Five Tech (N5T) Alliance Annual Meeting in May 2023 

ICBEM 2024 – 15th International Conference on Bioelectromagnetism

ICBEM 2024 – 15th International Conference on Bioelectromagnetism
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Lectures and seminars

Work now and in the future: Eväitä ajatteluun lecture series

Food for thought lecture series in Finnish offers you researched information and interdisciplinary perspectives, tools for your own thinking and the everyday life of your work.
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Public defences

Public defence in Computer and Information Science, M.Sc. Harrison Mfula

Adaptive OSS: Principles and Design of an Adaptive OSS for 5G Networks
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Public defences

Public defence in Industrial Engineering and Management, Lis.Sc.(Tech) Olli-Jaakko Kupiainen

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