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Kuvassa on kaksi ihmistä ja taustalla toistuvaa tekstiä "Change the Game".

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Jaakko Lehtinen
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Nearly 4 million euro for pioneering research in machine vision and tailor-made biosynthesis

Professors Jaakko Lehtinen and Jan Deska receive the sought-after ERC Consolidator Grants.
Illustration of neural networks in a hospital environment
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Neural network for elderly care could save millions

A deep neural network model helps predict healthcare visits by elderly people, with the potential to save millions
Polymer film that bends when light is shone on it
Research & Art Published:

Liquid crystal polymer learns to move and grab objects

Researchers trained material the same way as Pavlov trained dogs.
Starting Up Pic: Aalto University
Press releases, Studies, University Published:

Aalto University launches free-for-all online entrepreneurship course 'to make sure no great idea goes unpursued'

Starting Up is co-created by students and the European startup community and is a new contribution to open education by the country that brought Elements of AI to the world
arkkitehdit Philip Tidwell, Kristo Vesikansa ja Laura Berger seisovat katsoen kameraan
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Finland’s exhibition in the Biennale Architettura 2020 honors the Finnish prefabricated wooden houses of the WWII era

The exhibition will be conceived and curated by three researchers and teachers at Aalto University.
Suomen Leijonan komentajamerkki
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Decorations for Aalto personnel on the Independence Day 2019

Kristiina Mäkelä, Ingmar Björkman and Martti Mäkelä receive the decoration of Commander of the Order of Lion.

Find articles related to climate change

The picture shows CEMS students.
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“It’s up to our generation to end climate crisis” – millennials

Survey finds more than half are confident that humanity can find a solution
Taloustieteilijät ehdottavat: Näin Suomi puolittaa tieliikenteen päästöt vuoteen 2030 mennessä
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Economists suggest: This is how Finland will halve its road transport emissions by 2030

The most efficient way to reach emissions targets is to introduce a permit system for fuel sales that will set quotas for fuel carbon contents
Professori Mika Järvinen
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Mika Järvinen turns slag and carbon dioxide into profitable business

Professor of Energy Technology believes that science should come up with solutions to major environmental problems
Vesipullo
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Wiser decisions

The solution is to bring people together on the same path so we can make the decisions that are best for us all.

Schools, departments and units

Scientific research and artistic activities are carried out at six schools and their departments and units.

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Research and Art

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.

Excellence in research

Doctoral programmes

Tenure track

Art and creative practices

Why Wood? Urban Academy Event 16.12.2019 Aalto Living+ Hub. Photo: Honkasuo, Susa Junnola / City of Helsinki
Lectures and seminars

Why Wood? Building from wood in growing cities

What is the role and potential of wood based building in achieving the targets of carbon neutral cities? Why are we not building everything from wood? Urban Academy invites you to a morning coffee event.
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Dissertations

Defence of dissertation in the field of Bioproduct Technology, M.Sc. Gerardo Gomez Millan

The title of the dissertation is Valorization of Low Concentration Sugar Side-stream from Dissolving Pulp Production
AQP seminar
Lectures and seminars

AQP Seminar: Intrinsically protected superconducting qubits: from concepts to realization

Aalto Quantum Physics Seminar (Micronova). Speaker: Prof. Jens Koch (Northwestern University)
Brain & Mind Computational Breakfast seminar poster, December edition.
Lectures and seminars

Brain & Mind Computational Breakfast

A monthly breakfast and venue for informal conversation about topics such as artificial intelligence, neuroscience, human behaviour, and digital humanities. Welcome!
Aalto-yliopisto / Unto Rautio

Lively and thriving

Aalto University's main campus in Otaniemi is a renewable and living environment for research, art, learning, entrepreneurship and housing. The campus area inspires to collaborate, try out new ideas and innovate together.

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