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AScI funding awarded to planning future energy systems and to designing penguin-inspired active surfaces

Each programme to receive funding of 150 000 € over three years.
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Voyage to Antarctica: Lost vessels

Lu Liangliang files his final report from the Antarctic before returning to Finland.
Research & Art
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SA Agulhas II

Addcomposites helps small businesses automate the manufacturing of composite parts

The start-up that began as a student project aims for the international market. Their goal is to be Europe's top solution in a growing field.
Research & Art
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Addcomposites startup photo Annamari Tolonen

Call for abstracts: ISSAV/ESWC 2019

Submit your abstract for the International Seminar on Safety and Security of Autonomous Vessels and European STAMP Workshop and Conference.
Research & Art
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Kandidaattikeskuksen Y-osa ulkoapäin / Kuvaaja Tuomas Uusheimo

Scenario-based risk management for polar waters

Aalto University’s Marine and Arctic Technology Research Group has outlined a new project to develop risk-based guidelines which holistically consider the impact of risks in ice infested waters.
Research & Art
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Aalto Ice Tank

Aalto University developing digital twins in manufacturing industry

Aalto University develops digital twins for the manufacturing industry together with Konecranes, Ideal PLM, Siemens, Remion and RD Velho.Aalto University is creating a network of companies interested in developing digital twin technology. Start-ups and SMEs offering products or services in analytics, product development and maintenance are of special interest, but the network welcomes everyone interested in the field.
Cooperation, Research & Art
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DigiTwin Demo Day, photo by Anna-Mari Tolonen, Aalto University

Voyage to Antarctica: From Penguin Bukta to Larsen C

Lu Liangliang reports from the Antarctic at the beginning of the new year.
Research & Art
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Emperor penguins

How to use artificial intelligence to augment multidisciplinary education

Using semantic matching to find teachers and students for the FITech Summer Boost course.
Cooperation
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artificial intelligence in education

Aalto University to establish network of companies interested in digital twin development

Digital twins are virtual copies of their physical pairs and can transform product development and maintenance.
Cooperation, Research & Art
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Industrial_Internet_kuvituskuva photo_Mikko_Raskinen

Assistant Professor Junhe Lian strives for better steel materials

The properties of material have crucial effects on the end products’ functionality. Professor Junhe Lian aims to improve the materials used in 3D printing or any other manufacturing process. He is focusing on metal.
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Junhe Lian

Voyage to Antarctica: World of Ice

Lu Liangliang checks in from aboard the SA Agulhas II after departing Cape Town for Antarctica.
Research & Art
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iceberg

Lu Liangliang boards ship to spend three chilly months in the Antarctic

Ship performance and safety takes a young researcher to one of the most remote places on Earth.
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Doctoral student Lu Liangliang in Aalto Ice Tank

Ship safety and innovation are the twin passions of Associate Professor Spyros Hirdaris

The Marine and Arctic Technology research group was strengthened this autumn with the arrival of Professor Spyros Hirdaris, an internationally recognised specialist in ship safety. He was appointed to the position of Associate Professor of marine technology from 1 September 2018.
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Professor Spyros Hirdaris

Crystal Flowers in Halls of Mirrors course - apply now

The course is a unique opportunity to work with your hands and to build an exhibition in a group with many talents - including science.
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Cruise ship of the future: same size, one fifth more passengers

Concepts for ships designed by students were enthusiastically received by industry.
Studies
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Innovaatio_loft-hyttikonsepti_kuva_Aalto_Yliopisto_University

Creating cruise ships requires research

The doctoral dissertation of shipbuilder Sisko Hellgren is a study into building cruise ships in a shorter time and at a lower expense – without sacrificing quality.
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Sisko Hellgren

QS Ranking: Aalto places 140th in the world

Aalto is #1 in Finland with regard to relative number of research citations and employer reputation.
Honoured
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students-design-shop-installation

World Challenge 2018 Finals in Finland on 27–30 August – work for a better world

Innovators are invited to develop apps that improve life on earth by utilising satellite data.
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Mathematics and Systems Analysis research

Finding the unknown, D.Sc. Natalie Segercrantz

Doctoral graduate Natalie Segercrantz likens research work to being an explorer. In a laboratory, one can encounter something that has never been witnessed before.
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Doctoral graduate Natalie Segercrantz Aalto University