333 results for News, Digitalisation, Technology and engineering

Janne Lindqvist is the first person in Finland to receive a Mozilla Research Grant – supports making the internet a better place

The Mozilla Foundation awards researchers with unrestricted gifts, which makes them highly competitive
Research & Art
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Janne Lindqvist seisoo mustassa puvussa taustallaan Aallon A-kirjainvalotaulu ja valotaideteos seinällä

Creative concepts for travelling by land

Reducing flying is an easy way to decrease your personal carbon footprint. The Matka Nordic Travel Fair 2020 showed new solutions for how to encourage travel by land.
Honoured, Studies
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usvainen vuorimaisema, jossa menee gondolihissi

How sensitive can your quantum detector be?

A new device measures the tiniest energies in superconducting circuits, an essential step for quantum technology
Press releases
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An illustration showing a nano-strip of copper being bombarded by photons, with a thermometer measuring its heat

Three fascinating facts about space – which mystery would space researcher Joni Tammi like to understand?

When Joni Tammi was on the first grade, he gave his first school presentation about stars. It started a journey that led to a career in space research. But what was the brainwave he got during his studies on a course taught by astronomer Esko Valtaoja?
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Metsähovi Radio Observatory, Joni Tammi

‘If you study data science, you won’t limit your choice of career in the future’

Before starting her Data Science studies at Aalto, Angeline Jayanegara obtained a diploma in fashion design. In the future, she would like to work as a Data Scientist in the fashion industry.
Studies
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Angeline Jayanegara istuu oranssilla nojatuolilla ja katsoo kameraan. Taustalla näkyy tuoleja ja ikkunaa.

Concrete is cast stone moulded by humans

The Betoni–Concrete exhibition presents concrete and its use from the point of view of engineers, architects, designers and artists. The exhibition opens up on the 23 January in Dipoli.
Research & Art
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Concrete

Borrow a researcher for an hour – top digital experts offer free Skype conversations and coaching 10-14 February

Are you interested in artificial intelligence, platforms, circular economy or digital ethics? During the Call a Researcher week on 10-14 February, anyone has the opportunity to chat with researchers. Book your time now!
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Kysy tutkijat -viikon tutkijat

‘Aalto is a safe place for building your skills and confidence’

Linh Nguyen wanted to obtain a degree with good job prospects and that is why she decided to study Data Science at Aalto University
Studies
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Linh Nguyen sitting in a room full of Fatboy beanbags

New ecosystem launched to boost photo and radiation detector hardware development

VTT, Aalto University and industrial partners have started a joint effort to accelerate the development and commercialization of tailored high-performance detectors and systems for different application areas, ranging from medical imaging to environmental sensing.
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Aalto University / Two people working in the Micronova cleanroom / photo: Mikko Raskinen

The quietest place in Finland - Acoustics Lab renovation is complete

The laboratory and its office facilities were thoroughly refurbished.
Campus, Research & Art
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people at anechoic chamber in the aalto university acoustics lab photo benoit alary

Exploring the nanoscale world

This fall we followed students getting hands on experience in the most common methods used in micro and nanotechnology on the Micronova Laboratory course
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Aalto University / students using a microscope in the Micronova cleanroom / photo: Linda Koskinen

Huawei and F-Secure donate to Aalto information security students - attracts excellent students to Finland

These donations will contribute to HAIC's ability to offer generous scholarships to several students admitted to study information security at Aalto in 2020
Research & Art
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Opiskelijoita SSG Demo Dayssä

Professor Tom Bäckström: Smart devices can eavesdrop and therefore we must study privacy

Social rules involving privacy should be considered in the design of speech interfaces.
Research & Art
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Aalto University / Professor Tom Bäckström / photo: Linda Koskinen

Ecological fertilizer from wastewater nutrients

By using the innovative NPHarvest-process wastewater treatment plants can get an efficient pretreatment while producing ecological fertilizer simultaneously.
Research & Art
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 NPHarvest -laitteisto toiminnassa Gasumin biokaasulaitoksella Riihimäellä

Virtual avatars, AI and mobile platforms – new inventions designing the future of digital education

DigiEduHack winning teams are from Italy, Spain and Mexico. The winners were chosen by public vote and announced on 2 December 2019 at the Global DigiEduHack Awards
Press releases, University
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DigiEduHack 2019 at Learning Centre Pic: Mikko Raskinen

Aalto is taking part of H2020 project TERAWAY

TERAWAY is a H2020 5GPPP Phase III project funded by the European Union coming as a technology intensive project aiming to develop a disruptive generation of THz transceivers for high-capacity BH and FH links in 5G networks.
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Teraway logo

Best Paper Award for Acoustics Lab Professor Sebastian J. Schlecht at WASPAA conference

The award was received at IEEE Workshop on Applications of Signal Processing to Audio and Acoustics. The study solves a more than fifty-year-old problem in artificial reverberation
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professor Habets and professor  Schlecht holding the best paper award certificate

Jaakko Lehtinen receives an ERC Consolidator Grant of nearly 2 million euros

The European Research Council Consolidator Grant goes to Professor Jaakko Lehtinen for a project to build a computer that “sees” the real world much better than the current methods do
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Jaakko Lehtinen

Department of Civil Engineering Master's Thesis seminars 2020

Featuring presentations of master's theses in the Department of Civil Engineering
Studies
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Aalto University_photo Tuomas Uusheimo

Aalto Math & Arts in Shanghai Future Lab exhibition

The interdisciplinary Math & Arts program, with its underlying course Crystal Flowers in Halls of Mirrors, is introduced to the visitors of the Shanghai Future Lab exhibition.
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Math & Arts