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In ten years, Aalto University has brought together science, art, technology and business and created a world-class centre of expertise.

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Miten koronavirus leviää
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Finnish researchers join forces to investigate the airborne transmission of coronavirus

The project includes fluid dynamics physicists, virologists and biomedical engineering specialists. The researchers are using a supercomputer to carry out 3D modelling and believe that the first results will be obtained in the next few weeks.
Laboratoriossa käytössä oleva koeputkiteline.
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Information on coronavirus

Information on the effects of coronavirus on activities at Aalto University.
Naispuolinen opiskelija katsoo yläviistoon läpinäkyvän seinän edessä.
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Over 12 000 applicants applied to bachelor’s programmes

Especially the amount of first priority applicants increased.
koronavirusasiantuntijoita toimittajia varten
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Aalto's experts in questions related to coronavirus

Remember that coronavirus situation is monitored and assessed by the Finnish Institute for Health and Welfare, THL.
Laboratorioväline ja kädet
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Aalto helps in the midst of the pandemic – over 40 ideas from the community being processed

We collect ideas and solutions from the community to assist authorities and other actors in this situation
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Neuroscience conference avoids cancellation by taking place online

The OHBMX conference takes place online, giving it a low carbon footprint and making it perfect for allowing collaboration while following social distancing rules

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Tulva Suomessa
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Water knowledge has a central role in the mitigation of climate change

World Water Day 2020, on 22 March, is about water and climate change – and how the two are inextricably linked.
Marimekon paitamekko Ioncell-kuidusta
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From birch to poppies – how the fabric was created for Marimekko’s unique shirt dress

The yarn spun from Ioncell® fibre is stronger than its commercial equivalent and performed excellently in the printing process and washing tests. The chemicals used to make the fibre were completely recycled too.
Kiertotalouslaboratorio, Ted Nuorivaara
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A joint laboratory of circular economy was opened in Otaniemi

The Geological Survey of Finland, VTT and Aalto University work together with industry to develop solutions for the needs of a carbon-neutral and resource-efficient society.
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Scientific research and artistic activities are carried out at six schools and their departments and units.

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At Aalto University, we create conditions for innovations, sustainable economic growth, employment and wellbeing. Our unique combinations of fields enables us to solve grand societal problems.

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Naispuolinen opiskelija katsoo yläviistoon läpinäkyvän seinän edessä.
Studies Published:

Over 12 000 applicants applied to bachelor’s programmes

Especially the amount of first priority applicants increased.
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Millennium Technology Prize festivities to be postponed

See the Millennium Talk video where Assistant Professor Mari Lundström discusses recyclable batteries.
Strategiatapahtuma Kuva: Mikko Raskinen
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Our strategy: change to annual planning schedule, next community event will be held on 22 April

Despite the current exceptional situation, the planning process for strategy implementation continues. Community event will be held remotely.
A green leaf. Photographer: Aleksi Poutanen.
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FinnCERES Novel Openings 2020 call

The total funding in this call is €300k + €300k (Aalto + VTT). Expected that 2-3 projects will be funded, with a total funding of €100-150k per partner.
Aalto-yliopisto / Unto Rautio

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