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Professori Tuukka Saarimaa seisomassa tyhjällä nurmikentällä, joka sijaitsee Helsingin keskustassa Oodi-kirjaston ja musiikkitalon välisellä puistoalueella. Kuvaaja: Jaakko Kahilaniemi.
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How would you fill waste land, Tuukka Saarimaa?

Whether land gets used to build a park or a high-rise, this Professor of Urban Economics would ensure that any solution is the result of careful consideration.
Aalto University acoustics and audio technology student Lauros Pajunen
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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.

"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

Call for Projects 2021 - Regional Innovation Scheme (EIT RawMaterials)

Annual call - Pre-submission: 17 JAN; Final-submission: 28 FEB
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Call for EIT RawMaterials Projects 2021 is open!

Developing raw materials into a major strength for Europe
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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
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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.
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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
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Aalto EIT Services Javor

What if you didn’t have to own anything?

Rentle is leading the charge on a new sustainable consumption model based on renting, and their approach is to make it much easier for businesses to run a rental business model with a simplified, modernised and powerful platform.
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photo: Aleksi Neuvonen

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.
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Digitalism Challenge course kickoff 28.10.2019: students interviewing CEO of Fat Lizard Heikki Ylinen about reporting challenges of SMEs.

One million euros to research of radiation detection

Academy of Finland funds projects to develop highly sensitive imaging and measurement techniques.
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Tutkija Ville Jokinen Micronovassa materiaalinäyte kädessään, kuva Aino Huovio

Social media design that seeks to mitigate polarization could increase ideological distance

In a study by Matti Nelimarkka and his colleagues, interviewees brought up the fact that content recommendation models on social media may be poor solutions for reducing polarization in discussions. In another recently published article, Nelimarkka looks into how political science and HCI researchers could move toward an improved trading zone.
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Matti Nelimarkka seisoo ja nojaa kaiteeseen Tietotekniikan talolla. Hänellä on punaiset vaatteet ja taustalla on harmaa seinä ja valkoinen pylväs.

Most Finns very satisfied with 4G network quality

Instead of network speed and coverage, perceptions of service quality are frequently driven by app quality and the quality of the smartphone.
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4G:n nopeus riittää useimmille käyttäjille

Four views of construction process Waste

Waste in construction comes in many forms and at every stage of the process. Four master’s theses from Aalto University used real-life process data to make the waste visible, measurable, and analyzable
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Dissertations

Defence of Dissertation in the field of mechanical engineering, Mahdi Ghaderi Masouleh, M.Sc. (Eng.)

Title of the dissertation "Numerical modeling of ignition and flame propagation in gas engines"
meritekniikka
Dissertations

Defence of dissertation in the field of marine technology, Pauli Lehto, M.Sc. (Tech.)

Grain interaction in local plastic deformation of welded structural steel.
Dissertations

Defence in the field of Radio Engineering M. Sc. (Tech.) Antti Lamminen

The title of thesis is “Design of millimetre-wave antennas on LTCC and PCB technologies for beam-steering applications”
CS_defence photo by Matti Ahlgren
Dissertations

Defence of dissertation in the field of Computer Science, M.Sc. (Tech.) Kasper Apajalahti

How to find the best context- and objective-specific algorithm to optimize a mobile network?
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