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Research Winter Day presented School’s research to high schoolers and industry partners

On 6 February, we had the pleasure of presenting our school’s research to hundreds of upper secondary school students, industry partners and alumni at the Research Winter Day.
For Aalto community
Research & Art
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Lukiolaiset tutustumassa Aalto ELECin tutkimukseen, kuva: Annamari Tolonen

A smart jumpsuit provides information on infants’ movement and development

A new innovation by University of Helsinki and Aalto University makes it possible, for the first time, to quantitatively assess children’s spontaneous movement in the natural environment.
Research & Art
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lapsi älypotkupuvussa kuva: sampsa vanhatalo / helsingin yliopisto

Disruptions in water distribution in the Otaniemi area

HSY announced that there will be a break in the water supply distribution in the Otaniemi area on Wed 19.2. (Konemiehentie 2 and Tietotie 1), Fri 21.2. (Maarintie 8), Thu 5.3. (Vuorimiehentie 2).
Campus, University
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Kampus

Updates on coronavirus available on THL website

New update 12 Feb. Travelling to China is not advised
For Aalto community
University
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Laboratoriossa käytössä oleva koeputkiteline.

Appointments at HR Services – School of Arts, Design and Architecture and School of Electrical Engineering

Mari Paloheimo has been appointed HR Manager at Aalto ARTS and Hanne Puskala HR Manager at Aalto ELEC.
For Aalto community
Appointments
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Deep learning can fool listeners by imitating any guitar amplifier

A study from the Aalto Acoustics Lab demonstrates that digital simulations of guitar amplifiers can sound just like the real thing. The implications are that as the software models continue to improve, they can replace traditional analogue guitar amplifiers, which are bulky, fragile and expensive.
Research & Art, University
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Testing guitar signals at the Aalto Acoustics Lab

The latest installation talks available on video

Aalto University's newly tenured professors reveal the secrets of fashion history and science of security, among other things.
Research & Art
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Installation Talks 2020

Hundreds of ideas from community event to build a sustainable future

Planning of development actions for the new strategy began at the community event on 31 January.
University
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Aaltolaisia ideoimassa strategian kehitystoimia yhteisötilaisuudessa 31.1.2020

Police are asking for any information regarding missing student

The 20-year-old student was last seen on Friday 7 February at 01 am
University
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Changes to access policy at Aalto University aims for a smoother campus experience

An updated access policy is based on an open campus and easy sharing of shared facilities
For Aalto community
Campus, University
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Kampus campus Kuva: Unto Rautio / Aalto-yliopisto

Access control changing on the Otaniemi campus

Due to the changes in the locking and access control system at Aalto University, mobility in the university buildings is changing also to students.
Campus, University
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Kandidaattikeskus

New research centre will promote research and development of autonomous systems

The multidisciplinary Aalto Center for Autonomous Systems (ACAS) focuses on research and development of intelligent transport systems, factories and infrastructures.
Cooperation, University
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aalto center for autonomous systems banner and logo

Building with wood is a climate-friendly option – the Wood Wonders exhibition provides five interesting viewpoints on construction

Forest wood used in buildings can bind carbon for centuries. Wood is a strong and versatile building material that improves indoor air quality, reduces the need for heating and air conditioning – and provides pleasure.
Cooperation, Research & Art
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Wood Wonders: Kokoon house scale model. Photo: Anne Kinnunen

CME alumnus Adam Lim: ‘I wish we’d had more time together!’

AVP summer school alumnus Adam from SUTD Singapore University of Technology & Design shares his experiences attending Creating Multidimensional Experiences last summer.
Studies
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Adam Lim, AVP summer school 2019 student from SUTD taking a picture.

An onboarding buddy helps with a smooth start

The 'buddy' is a new employee’s colleague who supports her or him in settling into the workplace and working culture.
For Aalto community
University
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Pasquale Gallo ja Arun Lakshmynarayanana istuvat tuoleilla ja tekevät ylävitoset käsillään.

Limited resources in ELEC financial services

ELEC project controller services are currently experiencing a resource shortage that forces us to reduce our services. The recruitment process is going on, so we believe to find a solution this spring.
For Aalto community
University
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Funding for research infrastructures

Funding received from the Academy of Finland strengthens the prerequisites for research in bioeconomy, quantum technologies and geophysical phenomena.
Research & Art
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Värikkäitä energiamateriaalien tekstuureja, kuva Helen Marton

A record number of applications to Aalto University

There has been an enormous increase in applications for a study place in master’s and English bachelor’s programmes
Studies
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Mies- ja naisopiskelija työskentelemässä laitteen ääressä.

You do not need to speak Finnish to get a summer job

More than 70% of the employers that participated in the Aalto Summer Job Day are also happy to hire foreigners who do not speak Finnish.
Cooperation
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Two female students chatting at the Aalto Summer Job Day on 16 January 2020. Photo: Kalle Kataila / Aalto University

Power outage in Otaniemi area

There was a power outage in Otaniemi area. The issue is now resolved and repaired.
Campus
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Otaniemi kampus ilmakuva