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New biopsy innovation improves reliability of cancer diagnosis; wins first prize in pitching competition

The new biopsy needle is small and utilizes ultrasound, increases the likelihood of a successful biopsy
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AdvaNeedle team

Data sharing is the future of materials research

Solving global challenges requires new materials, and developing these means we need to rethink our data sharing
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Cover image of Advance Science journal

20 years of HIIT: 'A track record of outstanding research and success in project funding'

The Helsinki Institute for Information Technology celebrated its 20 years anniversary in November. Dive into the celebrations and see how information technology research has evolved during the past 20 years.
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People listening to talks at HIIT anniversary

The Helsinki School: The Nature of Being Volume 6, presented at Paris Photo 2019

The Helsinki School: The Nature of Being Volume 6, published by Hatje Cantz is now here and was presented for the first time at Paris Photo 2019!
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Research project CreaTures seeks to further the sustainability agenda with creativity

The transdisciplinary project highlights how the arts can contribute to addressing climate change and associated effects. The project aims at demonstrating effective paths to achieving sustainability, social cohesion and peaceful co-existence at a time of rapid change.
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people sitting on sofas with laptops

Courage and creativity in higher education—how could we teach that?

Answering the complex, dynamic and networked problems we face today means rethinking our traditional ways of working and building knowledge, according to a recent symposium on teaching arts and design at Aalto University.
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U-Create teaching symposium's live illustration about producing collective knowledge by Apila Pepita Miettinen

DiCtion Ontology Makes Data Flow within a Construction Project

DiCtion, a research and development project, seeks to boost productivity through the digitalisation of construction workflows. It introduces a shared ontology, the missing link that we need to make data flow smartly between processes and various systems.
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How to develop education proposals - Webinar Series (EIT RawMaterials)

How to develop successful proposals for getting your ideas to learners - the things to think about!
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Aalto EIT Services - Javor

Call for Projects 2021 - Regional Innovation Scheme (EIT RawMaterials)

Annual call - Pre-submission: 17 JAN; Final-submission: 28 FEB
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Aalto EIT Services - Javor

Call for EIT RawMaterials Projects 2021 is open!

Developing raw materials into a major strength for Europe
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Aalto EIT Services Javor

Call for Projects 2021 - Education (EIT RawMaterials)

Annual call - Pre-submission: 17 JAN; Final-submission: 28 FEB
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Aalto EIT Services - Javor

Call for Projects 2021 - Lighthouses (EIT RawMaterials)

Lighthouses (hereafter ‘LH’) are large-scale and long-term coordinated innovation initiatives that address critical and specific raw materials challenges for Europe.
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Aalto EIT Services - Javor

Call for Projects 2021 - Innovation (EIT RawMaterials)

Annual call - Pre-submission: 17 JAN; Final-submission: 28 FEB
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Aalto EIT Services Javor

One million euros to research of radiation detection

Academy of Finland funds projects to develop highly sensitive imaging and measurement techniques.
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Tutkija Ville Jokinen Micronovassa materiaalinäyte kädessään, kuva Aino Huovio

Social media design that seeks to mitigate polarization could increase ideological distance

In a study by Matti Nelimarkka and his colleagues, interviewees brought up the fact that content recommendation models on social media may be poor solutions for reducing polarization in discussions. In another recently published article, Nelimarkka looks into how political science and HCI researchers could move toward an improved trading zone.
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Matti Nelimarkka seisoo ja nojaa kaiteeseen Tietotekniikan talolla. Hänellä on punaiset vaatteet ja taustalla on harmaa seinä ja valkoinen pylväs.

Four views of construction process Waste

Waste in construction comes in many forms and at every stage of the process. Four master’s theses from Aalto University used real-life process data to make the waste visible, measurable, and analyzable
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A scientist worthy of several Nobel Prizes

Today there is a lithium battery in almost everyone's pocket. However, there are still many challenges associated with their materials. This is evident to Maarit Karppinen who has collaborated with one of the scientists awarded with the Nobel Prize in Chemistry.
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Litiumioniakkuja löytyy melkein jokaisesta taskusta. Kuva: Aleksi Poutanen.

The latest installation talks available on video

Aalto University's newly tenured professors reveal the secrets of quantum computers and shortlisted investments, among other things.
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‘Textiles are unlimited’

Saving the world starts with textiles, says trend forecaster Li Edelkoort.
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Nainen katsoo tummasävyisessä kuvassa oikeaan alaviistoon käsi pään takana

Arts and creativity in stimulating innovation and technologies with a human touch

The know-how on sustainability that Finnish society, educational system, and industries have been long excelling in, is something that the world is eagerly willing to learn from Finland and other Nordic communities.
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E-textile sample by Emmi Pouta