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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.

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

A joint laboratory of circular economy was opened in Otaniemi

The Geological Survey of Finland, VTT and Aalto University work together with industry to develop solutions for the needs of a carbon-neutral and resource-efficient society.
Press releases
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Kiertotalouslaboratorio, Ted Nuorivaara

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

Professor Michael Hummel awarded a Proof of Concept grant from the European Research Council

The ERC grant facilitates the commercialisation of developments that evolved from ERC-funded research projects.
Research & Art
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Professor Michael Hummel

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.

Pekka Peljo receives funding from the Academy of Finland

Peljo's research is related to sustainable energy production through hydrogen.
Research & Art
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Jukka Seppälä, Pekka Peljo, Kristiina Kruus

Jari Koskinen was awarded The Order of the White Rose of Finland

Jari Koskinen received The Order of the White Rose of Finland
Honoured
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Jari Koskinen with flowers and emblem

Crab-shell and seaweed compounds spin into yarns for sustainable and functional materials

Biobased fibres are made from two renewable marine resources and with promise in advanced applications, in wovens and medical materials, among others. The threads draw strength from the crab chitin component and flexibility from seaweed alginate.
Press releases
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Ravunkuorista ja merilevästä tehtyä lankaa

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

Aalto researchers’ bold initiatives receive more than €2 million in funding

The areas covered by the four research projects include the development of thermal energy storage and mobile magnetic resonance imaging technology.
Research & Art
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Energian varastointi

The university's new decade started joyously

Almost 1300 people celebrated the 10-year-old Aalto – take a look at the photos!
University
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Glada studerande i sina collegetröjor i Aalto-universitetets 10-årsevenemang 8.1.2020, bild Kalle Kataila

Call for projects - Exhibition ‘Prototypes of the future’ in May

Do you or your team have a project that reflects your goals for building a better future, in the spirit of the Millennium Technology Prize? Apply by Jan 27 to participate in the exhibition.
For Aalto community
University
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Kuvituselementti