News and events
News & events
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How to harness artificial intelligence for business? Researchers join forces with eight international companiesGenerative AIs like ChatGPT will revolutionise the business world, but so far no one knows how – new research project explores best practices and seeks solutions to pitfalls
Video: A new treatment for multidrug-resistant bacteria
A new type of drug could undercut antibiotic resistance, according to research from Aalto University. Instead of targeting the bacteria directly, the drug blocks key toxins involved in the infection process. This both reduces inflammation and makes the bacteria more vulnerable to antibiotics
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”What, where, why…?”- a morning spent at the Department of Applied Physics from a child’s perspective“Bring your child to work day” 2023 took place on 24. November at the Department of Applied Physics- read what children thought of the event
'It's amazing that something crafted with my own hands will one day soar into space' – Aalto University students are building the third student-made satelliteThe Aalto-3 student team participated in the European Space Agency's (ESA) ESA Test Opportunities testing programme
Significant grant from the Finnish Society of Crafts and Design Centennial Foundation for the Development of Design EducationMA Irina Viippola has been appointed to the professorship of practice enabled by the Finnish Society of Crafts and Design Centennial Foundation.
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Common neurological disorders like depression and chronic pain can be challenging to treat with conventional methods. An automated version of a long-used brain stimulation technique holds real promise as a reliable and effective drug-free alternative.
Green hydrogen promises to turn Europe into an energy heavyweight, make traffic emission-free and replace carbon in steel manufacturing. But can it actually deliver – and how?
It is clear that the textile, clothing and fashion industries need to change. How do we do it? Discover the Aalto University community's visions for a sustainable fashion future.
Painting Energies is a podcast about light, colour, plants, microbes, and electrical energy. Eleven conversations with invited guests explore their relations, and our relations to them, through a dialogue across science, technology, art and philosophy.
Irene Purasachit saw the floral industry’s waste problem firsthand – now she makes material for handbags from discarded blooms
Nearly half of cut flowers end up in the trash, never making their way to dinner tables or first dates