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Apulaisprofessori Petra Vokata. Kuva: Lasse Lecklin / Aalto-yliopisto
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Doctor's career path: Assistant Professor Petra Vokata

‘Top conferences in my field were great opportunities for networking and receiving valuable feedback on research.’
Nikolai Denissov standing outdoors wearing a blue shirt. Behind him there are green trees.
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By studying software and service engineering, you will learn truly useful skills

Nikolai Denissov jumped out of his comfort zone, moved to Finland to study software engineering, and now he wants to stay for good

Change scent with a touch of a button

Imagine if you were able to change the scent at your home just by pressing a button on a remote control.
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Finland needs the best talent to succeed

President Tuula Teeri emphasised the importance of global competitiveness and know-how based on Finnish strengths during her address at the opening.
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Aalto University rises in QS university ranking

The QS World University Ranking published 16 September put Aalto University in 187th place compared to 196th place last year.
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Students took on ageing problems

Students in the Aalto Ventures Program Minor cooperated at universities in Philadelphia and New York.
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Best Paper Award at UbiComp 2014 to Aalto researchers

The article presents new, secure and scalable ways of configuring and managing ubiquitous displays.
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Aalto-born Brain Stimulation Company Plans Initial Public Offering

Medical device developed by Nexstim achieves very promising results for stroke patient rehabilitation in the US.
Press releases, Research & Art
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Aalto University appointed three new vice presidents

The Aalto University Board has appointed three new vice presidents, to commence their work on 1 October 2014.
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Antti Tuomela appointed Director, Real Estate

Tuomela leads the campus investment program.
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Success for Aalto in EU funding

Aalto University received approximately EUR 76 million in research funding distributed by EU's 7th Framework Programme.
Press releases, Research & Art
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Press Play combines architecture and algorithms into a live LEGO installation

A group of students in architecture and engineering have studied algorithms and harnessed them for specific purposes using LEGO bricks.
Studies, Cooperation, Press releases
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LEGO-teos Press Play photo: Otso Helenius

Men enjoy competition, but so do women, researchers find

Common stereotypes would have us believe that men are more competitive and women more cooperative.
Press releases, Research & Art
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Surprising popularity for MOOC programming course

A record 2600 students registered for Aalto's MOOC online course in programming.
Press releases, Studies
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Events

Event highlights of Aalto 

Solve the SDGs banner with Junction, Aalto University and Aalto Ventures Program logos
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Solve the SDGs

Solve the SDGs is an online hackathon, where participants work together with world-class mentors to solve sustainability-related problems.
Project Underground: Whales Illustration: Sylvía Lind Birkiland (Icelandic University of Arts, Reykjavik), Ada Rotomskyte (VDA Vilnius Academy of Arts, Lithuania) and Gintare Ruksenaite (School of Arts, Design and Architecture)
Exhibitions and fairs

The Project Underground: A Whale

This video installation project raises awareness of whales and their hunt.
MLCS
Lectures and seminars (recurring)

Machine Learning Coffee Seminar (MLCS)

Machine Learning Coffee Seminars are weekly seminars organized by Finnish Center for Artificial Intelligence (FCAI) and are held jointly by the Aalto University and the University of Helsinki.
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Lectures and seminars

Master's Thesis seminar in Building Technology 4/2020

Featuring presentations of master's thesis from the master's programme in Building Technology 4/2020 - 21.9.2020
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