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Engineered metasurfaces reflect waves in unusual directions

Developed at Aalto University, new metasurfaces can reflect light or sound waves into any desired direction or even split energy into more than one direction.
Press releases, Research & Art
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Aalto University / Metasurface / photo: Sergei Tretyakov

Techniques for autonomous navigation will improve safety at sea

Researchers goal is to develop techniques for autonomous navigation for ships with focus on safety.
Research & Art
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Tallinkin Megastar on mukana autonomisen laivaliikenteen tutkimuksessa.

Wärtsilä and Aalto University sign partnership agreement to broaden cooperation

By broadening the scope of cooperation, Wärtsilä and Aalto University are looking to take on the challenges of climate change; scarcity of natural resources; and digitalisation together.
Research & Art
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Wärtsilä and Aalto University sign a partnership agreement

The space journey of Aalto-2 satellite is coming to an end - its trip finishes tomorrow night when it becomes a shooting star in the sky

According to estimates, Aalto-2 will hit the atmosphere on Thursday 7 February at 00.51 Finnish time.
Press releases, Research & Art
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Aalto-2

The first installation talks of 2019 now available on video

Aalto's newly tenured professors reveal the secrets of fire safety engineering and resilient architecture, among other things.
Research & Art
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Installation Talks 2019

Breakthrough in photonics: data-transmitting light signal gets power boost from nanosized amplifier

An international team of researchers from Aalto University and Université Paris-Sud has significantly improved the propagation of data inside a microchip
Press releases, Research & Art
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John Rönn Micronova

How to make something good even better: research cooperation with Genelec has continued for decades

The most recent results of joint research are related to the temporal response function of speakers: we want to hear all sound frequencies at the very moment when they are supposed to be heard.
Research & Art
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The Aalto Acoustics Lab

Hacker students as micro-operators at COMNET 5G IoThon in May

One hundred master and doctoral students will develop 5G and IoT application during the first weekend in May. There are still a few places available for corporate partners!
Campus, Research & Art
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Students discussing their ideas at a Hackathon

5G radio permit for Otaniemi

Europe’s top university-based 5G testing and experimental network will accelerate research in the field.
Research & Art
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Aalto University / Datacenter at Otaniemi / photo: Linda Koskinen

Nearly 60 employers were offering summer job vacancies to students at the Aalto Summer Job Day event

All Aalto University Bachelor’s and Master’s students were invited to the summer job fair.
Cooperation
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Aalto Summer Job Day 17.1.2019 Kandidaattikeskuksessa

IT Influencer of the year Janne Viskari: ‘Master’s Degree in Technology prepares you for virtually any work’

Master of Science in Electrical Engineering and Communications Janne Viskari realised during his studies that he was more interested in the coordination of matters rather than in-depth expert work.
Cooperation
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Aalto University / Janne Viskari / photo: Linda Koskinen

Send it up, up and away? Maybe not, space junk is a problem!

Clearing up the world’s space junk can pave the way for better mobile infrastructure and other ways to move into space
Research & Art
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Way Out There - space junk

Young scientists meet Millennium Technology Prize winners in Singapore

This week, the Global Young Scientists Summit once again unites Millennium Technology Prize and Nobel Prize winners with some of the best young scientists from all over the world. Among them are Toni Pasanen and Juho Heiska from Aalto University.
Research & Art
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Young scientists in Singapore, photo Technology Academy of Finland

Where art meets math

Antti Oulasvirta’s work at Aalto University combines art, design, psychology and artificial intelligence—for entirely new ways of studying human-machine interaction.
Research & Art
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Smart Art - Where art meets math

Miina Rautiainen’s forest images are taken from a height of hundreds of kilometres

As a professor of remote sensing, she develops methods that are needed in areas such as climate change research.
Research & Art
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Professor Miina Rautiainen

Space weather can be trying for Arctic regions – new technique aids space weather forecasting

Technique analyses changes to magnetic fields. Space weather impacts Arctic regions through its effects on electricity networks, mining operations and shipping.
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Mittauksia Grönlannista vuonna 2011 tammikuusta maaliskuulle

Aalto University now part of three research flagship projects

The competence clusters of photonics, artificial intelligence, and biomaterials promote high-level research, economic growth, and societal wellbeing.
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flagship

Story of magnetic resonance imaging device tells of courage and determination

Raimo Sepponen believes that Finnish health technology’s big future requires us to learn from the past.
Research & Art
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Ensimmäisiä magneettikuvia

Quantum Technology studies begin at Aalto – Pioneering physics student Artturi Jalli is already programming the IBM quantum computer

The unique Quantum Technology major takes you to the forefront of the ongoing quantum revolution in computation, communication, sensing, and simulation.
Studies
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Quantum Garden

Dim light from far-away galaxies deserves a second look

Radio waves are being picked up from galaxies long considered to be silent. What’s up?
Research & Art
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Way Out There - Metsähovi Radio Observatory