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Decorations for Aalto personnel on the Independence Day 2019

Kristiina Mäkelä, Ingmar Björkman and Martti Mäkelä receive the decoration of Commander of the Order of Lion.
Honoured
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Suomen Leijonan komentajamerkki

Department Heads of the School of Chemical Engineering have been appointed


The new term begins in 1st of January 2020.
Appointments
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Kemistintie 1 (pienempi). Kuva/Image: Aalto-yliopisto / Mikko Raskinen / Aalto University

Developing individualised biomaterials for medical treatment

New types of biological mesh can also be used in treating gynaecological prolapses, hernias and urinary incontinence.
Cooperation, Research & Art
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Prolapse mesh.

Teaching and providing “aha!” experiences motivate our new Vice Dean of Education Jouni Paltakari

Paltakari wants to show all the incredible things we can do with chemical engineering. At the very core of all of our actions are sustainable development and problem solving.
Studies, University
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Jouni Paltakari varadekaani koulutus

Interruption of district heating distribution in the following properties: Otakaari 1, 4 and Puumiehenkuja 2

District heating will be suspended in Otakaari 1, 4 and Puumiehenkuja 2 due to maintenance work. The interruption will occur on Tuesday, November 26 starting at 8am until 4pm.
Campus, University
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campus kampus Otakaari 1 winter talvi Kuva: Mikko Raskinen / Aalto-yliopisto

Strategy preparation process in the final stage

The Board will discuss the strategy next week - check out the material we prepared together!
University
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Ilmakuva Väreestä ja Kauppakorkeakoulusta. Taivas upean punakeltainen. Kuva: Aalto-yliopisto / Mika Huisman

Aalto Talent Expo 2019 took over Otahalli

The first Aalto Talent Expo fair was organised on 31 October in Otahalli, where 142 organisations and more than 4000 students of art & design, technology and business got together and created new connections.
Cooperation
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Aalto Talent Expo 2019 / Photographer Rasmus Karppinen

The sustainable use of metals is at the core of fighting climate change – It’s no use to substitute walking with electric scooters

Electric cars and electric scooters are not environmentally friendly options if they are used as an alternative to walking or cycling, for example. Different metals are constantly needed in increasing amounts for batteries, for example. The challenge is both ecological and social.
Research & Art
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akkumetalli kierrätys batchircle

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.
Research & Art
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U-Create teaching symposium's live illustration about producing collective knowledge by Apila Pepita Miettinen

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!
Research & Art
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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
Research & Art
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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
Research & Art
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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
Research & Art
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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.
Research & Art
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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
Research & Art
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Aalto EIT Services Javor

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.
Research & Art
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Litiumioniakkuja löytyy melkein jokaisesta taskusta. Kuva: Aleksi Poutanen.

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 Thu 7.11. (Maarintie 8 and Tietotie 1), Fri 8.11. (Puumiehenkuja 3 and Otakaari 4) and Wed 13.11. (Puumiehenkuja 2 and Otakaari 1).
Campus, University
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Kampus ilmakuva Otakaari 1 Kandidaattikeskus talvi Kuva: Mikko Raskinen / Aalto-yliopisto

Raw Materials and Circular Societies Lighthouse (EIT RawMaterials)

Resource-efficient cities and industries
Cooperation
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Aalto EIT Services Javor

Sustainable Materials for Future Mobility Lighthouse (EIT RawMaterials)

Future Mobility is powered by Sustainable Raw Materials
Cooperation
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Aalto EIT Services Javor

Sustainable Discovery and Supply Lighthouse (EIT RawMaterials)

Minerals and metals for a modern and sustainable society
Cooperation
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Aalto EIT Services Javor