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Register for the remaining Open Science & Research Data Management webinars this spring

We still have webinars coming up this spring on topics such as GitHub, sensitive data, Zenodo, reproducibility, data stewardship services, open science in research proposals, and of course, our new Aalto Research Data Uncovered event on the Hybrid Stage. All events include a Q&A, so you can get help for your specific questions. Read more and register from the links below!
RDM & Open Science training
How to Store Sensitive Research Data

How to Store Sensitive Research Data

Learn about storing sensitive research data at Aalto University with Data Agents Ilari Lähteenmäki and Dan Häggman.

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How to Make Your Research and Code Reproducible and Reusable

How to Make Your Research and Code Reproducible and Reusable

Learn about reproducibility with Data Agents, Dr. Mika Jalava and Dr. Enrico Glerean.

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GitHub for FAIR Data and Beyond

GitHub for FAIR Data and Beyond

Learn about GitHub's possibilities with Data Agent, Dr. Richard Darst.

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Organisation of Data Stewardship Services: Case Studies from Dutch, North American, and Finnish Universities

Organisation of Data Stewardship Services: Case Studies from Dutch, North American, and Finnish Universities

Learn about data stewardship at TU Delft, Purdue University, and Aalto University.

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Open Science in Research Proposals

Open Science in Research Proposals

Learn about open science in research proposals with members from the Pre-Award and Open Science teams.

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Aalto Research Data Uncovered

Kamyar Hasanzadeh and Marika Tervahartiala will talk about their research from an open data perspective.

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Questions about the training or research data management? Don't hesitate to contact us at [email protected]. You can find recordings of some of our previous webinars on our YouTube channel. Our biannual training events are listed and updated on our training page every spring and autumn.

RDM and open science support at Aalto University:

Research Data Management (RDM) and Open Science

Properly managed research data creates competitive edge and is an important part of a high-quality research process. Here you will find links to support, services and instructions for research data management.

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Training in Research Data Management and Open Science

We offer free and open to all training in research data management and open science.

RDM & Open Science Training

Data Agents

Data Agents are researchers who work to improve data management in their department, school, or unit.

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Open science and research

The principle of openness is the key principle of science and research. At Aalto University, the most visible forms of open science are open access publications, open research data and metadata, and combining openness and commercialisation.

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Dr. Swarnalok De receives a one-year grant from the Finnish Cultural Foundation

Awarded for research on the development of wearable healthcare sensors for autonomous health monitoring of the aging population
Unite! White paper - a new university open science and innovation governance model and policy for a sustainable world
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Unite!’s pathway for the management of open science and innovation in the European Universities Alliances

Unite! presents a new university open science and innovation governance model and five policy recommendations.
The magnetic properties of a material can affect how it interacts with light.
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A new optical metamaterial makes true one-way glass possible

Researchers have discovered how to make a new optical metamaterial that would underpin a variety of new technologies.
Mikko Alava ja kolme muuta tutkimusryhmän jäsentä kuvattuna teknisen laitteen äärellä.
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Significant grants for science from the Finnish Cultural Foundation

A total of thirty individuals and research groups from Aalto University received grants from the Finnish Cultural Foundation for science and art. Professors Harri Lipsanen and Zhipei Sun and their team, were awarded a large grant to develop electronic components mimicking the structure and function of the human brain. Among the grantees is also Professor Mikko Alava, whose team is developing water-resistant foams as substitutes for plastic using AI-based methods.