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Auroral crackling sounds are related to the electromagnetic resonances of the Earth

A study that correlates the sound of the Northern Lights with the Schumann resonances
Research & Art, Studies, University
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Sounds of aurora borealis

Media Lab alumni: Juan Carlos Vasquez

Juan Carlos Vasquez is a composer, sound artist and researcher who was awarded as the Primus Master in the Aalto ARTS conferment ceremony this summer. He has been an active member of the Media Lab as a student, researcher and lecturer and has accomplished during his years in Aalto more than many of us could even dream of.
Honoured, Research & Art
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arts conferment ceremony

'We must look to the past, for a lesson in designing buildings for the future'

Architect Karin Krokfors says buildings should be designed to be adaptable over time. And that history holds plenty of examples for us to study.
Cooperation, Research & Art
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Karin Krokfors, kuva: Sanna Lehto

The Finnish EU presidency gets a dose of Aalto visual food for thought

Materials Matter, and Fragile Water, two popular Aalto University exhibitions, are being featured as part of the Finnish EU presidency, which started at the beginning of July, and which runs for six months.
Research & Art, University
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Fragile Water display at Helsinki-Vantaa airport

High energy works in an entrepreneurial community, but peace works in the funeral home

Affect research explores how affects, sensory and bodily sensations, are created, and how they have an effect on employees and customers in organisations.
Research & Art
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Kuvassa näkyy workshopin osallistujia. Kuva: Johanna Moisander.

New book from Professor Vesa Puttonen

The book ”Navigating the investment minefield” by H. Kent Baker and Vesa Puttonen has been published.
Research & Art
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The book Navigating the investment minefield

Passion and patience are the most important qualities for a researcher

Professor Caterina Soldano aims for developing next generation electronics
Research & Art
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professor Caterina Soldano, photo Annamari Tolonen

Ten new doctoral training projects exploring quantum technology in novel ways

The projects focus on scientific, technological, business and/or artistic ideas
Research & Art
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artist impression magnetic monopole

'Aalto is a step ahead'

Marja Makarow, Director of Biocentre Finland, was conferred as an honorary Doctor of Technology at the ceremonial doctoral conferment event in Dipoli on 14 June 2019. Makarow, talented in many fields of science, urges Finnish universities to form long-term international partnerships
Aalto Magazine, Research & Art
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Maria Makarow. Photo: Heli Sorjonen

Unified Chargers power the revolution of electric cars

Aalto-based company wants to make advanced charging technology more accessible
Research & Art
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Unified chargers charging station  jukka anttonen matias maenpaa photo Annamari Tolonen

'The way we spend our time makes a big difference'

Director of the Creative Sustainability programme Mikko Jalas taks about self-sufficiency and sustainability.
Cooperation, Research & Art
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Mikko Jalas, kuva: Sanna Lehto

Aalto maintains strong position in ShanghaiRankings

Altogether eight subjects rank in the top 100 worldwide
Research & Art, University
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ShanghaiRankings 2019

Apps and wearable technology help to track sleep of people with mental health disorders

According to the findings of a recent review article, this type of technology could even help to recognize factors that correlate with mental health disorders
Research & Art
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Ana Triana Hoyos (vasemmalla) ja Talayeh Aledavood tekivät tutkimuskatsauksen mielenterveyspotilaiden unta seuraavista sovelluksista ja laitteista. Kuva Matti Ahlgren / Aalto-yliopisto

Do you want to shape the future of digital education? Host a DigiEduHack!

DigiEduHack brings together people from all over the world for simultaneous 24 hour hackathons, with the aim of developing solutions to pressing challenges in digital education. Join us and bring in your community to solve your biggest digital education challenge.
Cooperation, Research & Art, University
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DigiEduHack 2019 - co-create the future of digital education

Aalto University, the City of Savonlinna and South-Eastern Finland University of Applied Sciences step up their collaboration

The goal is to spur innovations in bioeconomy.
Cooperation, Press releases, Research & Art
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Wood chips photo by Eeva Suorlahti

SUB researchers lead new sustainable textiles consortium

Researchers from the Sustainability in Business (SUB) research group are leading one of Aalto’s three consortia funded in the latest round of grants from the Academy of Finland’s Strategic Research Council.
Research & Art
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Rolls of fabric in warehouse

Aalto to coordinate three new SRC consortia

Aalto University received EUR 9.2 million or 18 percent of the funding allocated.
Research & Art, University
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Aalto koordinoi kolmea uutta STN-konsortiota, kuva Aino Huovio

Aalto professors amongst the new consortia funded by the Academy of Finland

The consortia were chosen on the basis of research quality, societal significance and impact.
Research & Art, University
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Kuva: Unto Rautio, Aalto-yliopisto

At the edge of the world in pursuit of ship safety

What is it like to go to the Antarctic on business? At the end of 2018, Doctoral Candidate Lu Liangliang left for a hundred-day voyage to find out.
Research & Art
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Lu Liangliang and S.A. Agulhas II in the Antarctica

National strategy and implementation plan for open access to scholarly publications

The National Strategic Group for Open Science, together with the Expert Group on Open Access to Research Publications, has produced a draft of an implementation plan to the National Strategy for Open Access to Scholarly Publications
Research & Art
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