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“It’s up to our generation to end climate crisis” – millennials

Survey finds more than half are confident that humanity can find a solution
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A student satellite project launched alumna Maria Hieta’s career in the space industry

Alumna Maria Hieta majored in Space Science and Technology.
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Aalto-yliopisto / Maria Hieta / photo: Maria Hieta

Student Lingyi Chen: ‘At Aalto University, you can turn new ideas into reality'

Collaboration between different disciplines helps discovering new aspects of things, says photonics and nanotechnology major student Lingyi Chen from the Master’s Programme in Electronics and Nanotechnology.
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aalto university master's programme in electronics and nanotechnology photonics student Chen lingyi

"Researchers should compete with Netflix, Spotify and YouTube"

According to master's student Ali Salloum, researchers have an obligation to get young people excited about science.
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Ali Salloum walking at Laajalahti Nature Reserve in summer, surrounded by green bushes, trees and grass

The Finnish Organic Association, Tapola Camphill Organic Farm and Fat Lizard Brewing Co. provide challenges to be solved on a hackathon course focusing on the digitalisation of services

Nearly 100 students will conceptualise and implement digitalisation projects related to real-time economy.
Cooperation, Studies
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Digitalism Challenge course kickoff 28.10.2019: students interviewing CEO of Fat Lizard Heikki Ylinen about reporting challenges of SMEs.

Student Lauros Pajunen: Acoustics and Audio Technology focuses on our behaviour in acoustic environments

International community, human-centred topics and connections to the industry made the Acoustics and Audio Technology major a great choice for Lauros Pajunen.
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Aalto University acoustics and audio technology student Lauros Pajunen

Thanks to eSIM tehnology, SIM cards are soon part of history

Student team worked on an eSIM & Brokering Connectivity Project for Elisa Oyj.
Cooperation, Studies
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Elisalle Oyj:lle yritysprojektin toteuttanut opiskelijatiimi

"Mathematics is a bridge between different disciplines"

Psychology, medicine and philosophy are some of the subjects that master-level student Silja Sormunen has studied. That is why Complex Systems, which is a part of Aalto University’s Life Science Technologies programme, felt like just the thing she had been looking for.
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Silja Sormunen standing on a forest path in Otaniemi

Alumna Eleonora Nazander: 'Analytical methods can help us find solutions to almost any problem'

ISM alumna Eleonora Nazander talks about her career and gives tips for planning studies and seeking employment in Finland.
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Eleonora Nazander standing on a grass field in front of an old building.

Alumnus Muhammad Ziaur Rehman: ‘No matter what you’re dreaming about, Aalto is a great place to start’

Muhammad Ziaur Rehman graduated from the Master’s Programme in Automation and Electrical Engineering.
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Aalto University / man sitting on a motorcycle / Muhammad Ziaur Rehman

Alumnus Laura McLeod: In Aalto, you have the freedom to explore and learn new skills

Acoustics and Audio Technology major gave Laura McLeod the opportunity to combine her two fields of passion: music and physics
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Aalto University / A girl sitting on sand with sunglasses on / Laura McLeod

New Wave, radical ideas and the rise of Finnish movies — 60 years of Finnish film education

In the autumn of 2019, we celebrate the Finnish film education reaching the mature age of 60 years. We can proudly take a look at our history and say that film education in Finland began among the first in Europe, several years before the other Nordic countries. Where did it all begin, where are we now and what will the future look like?
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School of Business Student Story: Katja Toropainen

Katja Toropainen, the founder of Inklusiiv, talks about her studies in Information and Service Management (ISM) and her entrepreneurial career.
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Close-up photo of Katja Toropainen standing at a bay.

Helsinki 2040: the future is full of hope!

Some 50 Aalto students from arts, technology and business backgrounds presented a promising vision for Helsinki in year 2040.
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Students participating in the 2040+Helsinki=? event held in Väre building. Photos: Valtteri Heinilä, Aino Vaarno

Aalto University presents six concepts on renewable biomaterials at Dutch Design Week

CHEMARTS exhibition showcases fascinating recyclable prototypes which are toxic-free, recyclable and don't release micro-plastics.
Cooperation, Research & Art, Studies
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Shimmering Wood-based Structural Colour by Noora Yau. Photo Eeva Suorlahti

Professor Ray Sterling: Worldwide developments in urban underground planning

Watch the video recording of Professor Sterling's lecture.
Research & Art, Studies
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Professor Ray Sterling

When physician and AI work together, the patient benefits

Doctoral student Iiris Sundin learned in her studies that a machine learning model could make use of a physician's silent knowledge which usually is never written down. This kind of model predicts best how a given patient will react to specific treatment.
Cooperation, Research & Art, Studies
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Iiris Sundin katselee taivaalle Laajalahden lintutornilla

Young people will upgrade your shopping trip with 5G technology

5G solutions developed by upper secondary school and higher education students were tested out at the A Bloc shopping centre in September.
Cooperation, Studies
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Aalto University / a child trying out VR glasses / photo: Atte Leskinen

Apply to Aalto Thesis project: HSL - Software Production 2.0!

Aalto Thesis programme application for HSL:s project has ended. Read more of the project!
Press releases, Studies
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Illustration on beige background: two students painting a big yellow lightbulb.

Games and Virtual Reality in Performing Arts (GVRIPA) minor - APPLY NOW!

The Games and Virtual Reality in Performing Arts minor focuses on the interplay between gaming, virtual and extended reality and the performing arts. Application time for exchange students is 15.9-15.10.2019.
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