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Could carbon farming be scaled into a genuine alternative to industrialized agriculture?

In a new research project, researchers at the School of Business examine farmers' experiences of carbon farming to build understanding of the functioning of a new agricultural market.
Research & Art
Kuvassa näkyy vihreä kaurapelto ja digitaalisuutta kuvaavia 0- ja 1-merkkejä.

Trustworthy and expert content stand out in reader survey of Aalto University Magazine

Over 600 people responded to a survey on readers’ opinions of Aalto University Magazine, the university’s publication for stakeholders and alumni that comes out twice a year.
Aalto Magazine
Neljä Aalto University Magazinea syksyisellä nurmikolla keltaisten lehtien päällä. Julkaisujen vieressä on mustat neulehansikkaat.

Aalto University’s creative industry pre-incubator program is calling for applications

The application period for the Aalto Digital Creatives pre-incubator program is open until 14.2.2023. To apply you need an idea for a business and a background in the creative industries.
Campus, Cooperation
Aalto Digital Creatives main title and background

Two new professor appointments at the School of Chemical Engineering

Tiina Nypelö DSc (Tech) has been appointed Associate Professor and Luana Dessbesell (PhD) has been appointed Assistant Professor at the Department of Bioproducts and Biosystems.
Nypelö and Dessbesell

Master’s programmes attracted a record number of applications

More than 12 000 applications to Aalto University from 117 countries
Two women reading in the library

'In our field, it would require quite a bit of effort to graduate unemployed'

Sami Nieminen graduated as a Master of Science in Technology in the summer of 2022, majoring in human-computer interaction.
Sami Nieminen

Adjunct Professor Stefan Werner named IEEE Fellow

He is being recognized for contributions to in-band full-duplex wireless communication systems and selective data-reuse online learning.
Honoured, University
MEC global pilots

Our five most read computer science stories of 2022

The past year has seen researchers at the Department of Computer Science explore new frontiers in several multidisciplinary subfields of the discipline. However, the dominant topic both in the media as well as in our most read stories has been artificial intelligence. See the top five below.
Research & Art
Two high students doing an experiment with mobile phones.

EMIL project: Open call and support for developing virtual worlds

The European Media and Immersion Lab (EMIL) project is launching its first open call for European extended reality developers.
Cooperation, Research & Art, University
A man wearing virtual reality glasses playing in a highly visualised extended reality world

Research project brings the fashion of Renaissance to life

An art history research project explored the emergence and evolution of European fashion in the early modern period and produced new research and reconstruction methods.
Research & Art
A screen shows a digital tailoring project on early modern artisan men's jacket, doublet

Aalto Digital Creatives pre-incubator program helped eight teams in taking their business ideas to the next stage

Application period for the next creative industry pre-incubator program is open from the 1st of January until the 14th of February 2023.
Cooperation, University
Aalto Digital Creatives batch 2 kick off event

Designing quantum materials with quantum computers

The Jane and Aatos Erkko Foundation awards a proof-of-concept grant for the design of quantum materials with quantum computers.
Research & Art
Depiction of quantum materials

Events at Aalto University

Alusta pavilion

Alusta pavilion – Environmentally conscious architecture

Alusta pavilion - a place for encounters between humans and non-human animals in urban space.
man and woman working with laptop
Information sessions, Other

Finnish work life culture seminar 7 February, 2023

Daniel Valtakari from Academic Engineers and Architects in Finland (TEK) is giving an opportunity to discuss Finnish work life culture. Daniel will provide you useful tips covering many areas of the working environment in Finland.
Keltainen Aalto-kynä, kuvituskuva
Public defences

Public defence in land management, M.Sc. Oluwafemi Adekola

The title of the doctoral thesis is: Understanding Land Management Institutional Arrangements to promote sustainable use of land and its resources in Sub-Saharan Africa
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