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Science, technology, art and business collide during the annual Aalto Festival

Starting on 8 May, Aalto University showcases talent in seminars, parties, lectures and exhibitions during Aalto Festival 2019.
Studies, University
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Aalto Festival /Aalto University / Illustration by Anna Muchenikova

Oh, a new object! I wonder how it works? A robot can learn by experimentation

Aalto University is involved in a research project which aims to make robots try out new things and thus learn how to use them without precise pre-programming.
Research & Art
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Aalto University / A robot / photo: Linda Koskinen

A photo of a black hole was a distant dream – until now

Aalto’s Tuomas Savolainen helped make history with the first image of a black hole located 55 million light years away
Research & Art
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Tuomas Savolainen

Astronomers capture first image of a black hole

Aalto University contributed to paradigm-shifting observations of the gargantuan black hole at the heart of distant galaxy Messier 87
Research & Art
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Kuva mustasta aukosta

First-year students perform tremendously in the Electrical Engineering Workshop course and according to the course assistant a little sparky tuning is all for the best

Students working as course assistants play a vital role in one of the most important courses at the School of Electrical Engineering.
Studies
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Aalto University / Electrical Engineering Workshop / photo: Linda Koskinen

Ideas for electricity teaching from Voimala

STEK donated two Voimala learning packages to Aalto Junior.
Cooperation
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STEK ry lahjoitti kaksi Voimala -oppimispakettia Aalto Juniorille

A ground-breaking result from the Event Horizon Telescope presented 10 April

Six press conferences will be held simultaneously around the globe.
Research & Art
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This image contains a collage of ESO’s telescopes at various sites in Chile.

€32 million funding boost for Smart Cities Research in Tallinn & Helsinki

Smart Cities Centre of Excellence to be established as a joint project between Tallinn University of Technology and Aalto University
Cooperation, Press releases
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Image: Mikko Raskinen.

Shaking up Tech – a runaway success in 2018 – is expanding across Finland

Last year Shaking Up Tech, which encourages women to enter the field of technology, was fully booked in an hour. Thanks to the event’s expansion, more than 400 high school students can attend this year.
Press releases
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Vuoden 2018 Shaking up Tech -tunnelmia. Kuvat: Mikko Raskinen ja Matti Ahlgren.

Graduates from the School of Electrical Engineering are happy to offer their expertise to students

At the ELEC Career Café, students at the School of Electrical Engineering had a unique opportunity to meet with business leaders and experts over a cup of coffee.
Cooperation, University
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Aalto University / Farah Salah at Aalto ELEC Career Café / photo: Linda Koskinen

Changing how a country types

France adopts new keyboard standard created with state-of-the-art algorithm
Press releases, Research & Art
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New AZERTY keyboard

Aalto nabs 3 ERC Advanced Grants

Aalto University has been awarded €6.3 million by the European Research Council to support three research projects over the next five years.
Research & Art, University
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ERC grant awardees 2019

Aalto University’s academic results and campus developed favourably in 2018

The Board approved the Annual Board Report and Financial Statements for 2018 on 20 March 2019. The year 2018 was Aalto University’s ninth year of operations.
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Aalto University campus / Photo by Mika Huisman

Virtual world took people to space

The School of Electrical Engineering organised its traditional Research Winter Day on 13 March. This time, research was presented through demos.
Cooperation, Research & Art
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Aalto University / Aalto satellites family / photo: Linda Koskinen

Finding solutions to clinical problems

A sufficient number of “whys” and “what ifs” prompted Professor Ivan Vujaklija to find more answers in an academic environment.
Research & Art, University
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Aalto University / Professor Ivan Vujaklija / photo: Mikko Raskinen

When nothing is impossible: technology sector offers a variety of career paths

The message of Aalto Junior’s Women’s Day event was that, in the field of technology, nothing is impossible for women. More than 100 participants from schools in Greater Helsinki had an opportunity to visit, among others, Aalto's space laboratory.
Studies
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Aalto Juniorin järjestämä naistenpäivän tapahtuma viesti yläkoululaisille tytöille.

Nominate your choice for the Award for Quality Teaching

Nominate your choice for the Award for Quality Teaching
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Award for Quality Teaching

Anton Paar Research Award to Robin Ras and Quan Zhou

Anton Paar Research Award to Robin Ras and Quan Zhou
Honoured
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Anton Paar Research Award to Robin Ras and Quan Zhou

AI is revolutionising health technology

Machine diagnosis may become the norm in the future.
Research & Art
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Aalto University / Image recognition is one application that uses deep learning / photo: Mikko Raskinen

Aalto University’s Art & Design now 7th best in the world

Architecture improved its position, reaching 42nd place, while Business again made the top 100 in the recently published QS World University Rankings
Press releases, Research & Art
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QS World University Rankings by Subject 2019