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His research and teaching contributes to the future of design, construction, and maintenance of Finnish bridges and other structures.
Professor of Practice is setting up a new research facility for the factories of the future
Professor Korkeamäki joins Aalto from the Hanken School of Economics
New nominations in leadership positions at the School of Arts, Design and Architecture for the term 1.9.2019 - 31.8.2024:
Four new professors will join Aalto University during the summer and early autumn.
Professor Olli Varis of the Department of Built Environment, School of Engineering, has been appointed Aalto Distinguished Professor. The title is awarded to professors of exceptional academic merit.
Lauri Saarinen: Make production local and sustainable by highlighting the cost of global supply networks
Assistant Professor of Industrial Engineering and Management Lauri Saarinen: “I grew tired of the fact that all goods and components had to be purchased in large batches and with long delivery times– while at the same time, production plants were closing down in Finland”
Industrial designer, Academy Fellow Researcher Andrea Botero Cabrera is interested in unconventional spaces where innovation and collaboration happen, that are not recognized as such.
Assistant Professor Elisa Mekler: Gaming can help to cope with difficult life situations and improve one’s wellbeing
Elisa Mekler found out in her recent study that video games might help people to cope with difficult life situations, which offers a new challenge to game designers
We chat to Ilkka Hyytiäinen and Juha Siivola who, along with Tuomas Planman will support the school as innovation advisors
Sainio's responsibilities include the development of the school's Technical Support Services and the Aalto Works block in association with the future users of the block as well as Aalto Campus & Real Estate (ACRE).
She acts as matrix supervisor for all platform managers and will develop the platform concept as well as other ways to support multidisciplinarity.
Mayor of Espoo Jukka Mäkelä, Artist Eija-Liisa Ahtila and 13 other influencers in the fields of technology, art and society are awarded an honorary doctorate at Aalto University
Aalto University’s doctoral conferment ceremonies for the fields of art and technology will take place 13 and 14 June 2019 in Dipoli in Otaniemi. Honorary doctors’ panel discussion will be held 11 June.
Koskimies’ task will be to lead, develop and enhance School of Arts, Design and Architecture communications for more impact.
Professor Kontturi’s field of research is Materials Chemistry of Cellulose.
Entrepreneurship education takes a leap forward - Lauri Järvilehto appointed as Professor of Practice
Thousands of students have already completed the program that’s designed to inspire and educate entrepreneurs to build new ventures. Järvilehto aims to develop the program further.
Dr. Juha Joenväärä has been appointed as Assistant Professor (2nd term) of Finance.
Laura Karvonen will be responsible for the coordination of the Shaking up Tech event as well as events and conferences of the departments.
The new Dean of School of Arts, Design and Architecture started yesterday, 11 March.
The Vice Dean's term will begin on 1 April 2019.