GE Healthcare donates anaesthesia machines

15. maaliskuu 2018

Aalto students can get acquainted with health technology devices used in hospitals as a part of their studies


New ideas for developing teaching and learning by A!OLE project

13. maaliskuu 2018

The next idea proposal call ends on 23 March.

Cooperation Other

  • aole
  • blended_learning
  • online_learning
  • teaching
  • learning

Väre student art competition and public art invitational announced

13. maaliskuu 2018

Aalto University announced two public art competitions: an invited art competition for two cluster spaces inside Väre and a for a student art work competition for a wall outside the Väre building.

Campus Other Press releases

  • Väre
  • art_percentage
  • campus
  • competition

Finland pioneers health technology by making use of artificial intelligence

12. maaliskuu 2018

AI and its societal impact were discussed at the alumni seminar on Women's Day.

Other Cooperation

  • AI
  • artificial_intelligence
  • alumni

The technology sector is more versatile than girls in middle school had thought

9. maaliskuu 2018

A strong basic degree as well as language and communication skills are central in working life.

Studies Science and art

The second Brain Twitter Conference kicks off 8 March: non-stop neuroscience for 16 hours

7. maaliskuu 2018

The keynote topics include the social brain and emotions' effect on speech production.

Science and art Other

AI application for treatment of gestational diabetes

7. maaliskuu 2018

AI allows individualized predictions for expectant mothers and newborn children. The aim of the individual recommendations is a positive experience for the user combined with activity that is beneficial for the glucose level.

Science and art Cooperation

  • AI
  • artificial_intelligence
  • Health
  • machine_learning
  • machinelearning

Event: New media as a brand challenger

7. maaliskuu 2018

An event organized by Experience Platform explores the opportunities offered to brands by YouTube.


  • youtube
  • experience_platform

Rid of routine coding – AI automates the construction of large information systems

6. maaliskuu 2018

A new technology under development will bring down development costs so much that complex systems can be built from scratch.

Science and art Press releases

  • AI
  • Informations_systems_science
  • artificial_intelligence
  • Innovation

Social support improves the results of online courses

6. maaliskuu 2018

Despite the results, researchers don't recommend using friends as learning support. This kind of support from friends can lead to superficial learning and prevent the development of skills.

Studies Science and art

  • online_learning
  • online_course
  • data_science
  • mooc

Could teleportation, borrowing and destroying of museum objects take place at the National Museum?

5. maaliskuu 2018

Conventional museum practices were thrown out of the window when students formulated the future of museums.

Studies Cooperation

  • IDBM

Scientists observe a new quantum particle with properties of ball lightning

2. maaliskuu 2018

This knotted skyrmion may provide insight into a stable ball of plasma that could enhance future fusion reactors.

Science and art Press releases

Art and Design at Aalto among top 10 worldwide

28. helmikuu 2018

The QS Ranking listed Architecture and Business in the top 100.


  • QS_ranking

Professor emerita Kaisa Nyberg receives Finnish Cultural Foundation award

28. helmikuu 2018

Kaisa Nyberg was awarded for effective protection of information and secure communication.

Honored Science and art

  • cryptology
  • privacy
  • mathematics

Students at UPM Biofore Boot Camp get to solve real-life problems

27. helmikuu 2018

The multidisciplinary teams brainstormed new packaging solutions for paper rolls and learnt team work skills, networking skills and how to convincingly present one’s own ideas.

Studies Cooperation

  • UPM_Biofore_Boot_Camp
  • teamwork
  • multidisciplinary
  • Networks

Paul Lillrank new Chairman of the Board of Aalto Health Platform

21. helmikuu 2018

AHP's mission is to bring together Health and Wellbeing (HWB) -related research at Aalto and promote multi-disciplinary initiatives.


  • health_and_wellbeing
  • healthcare

Film Memento helped uncover how the brain remembers and interprets events from clues

21. helmikuu 2018

Key repeating moments in the film give viewers the information they need to understand the storyline. The scenes cause identical reactions in the viewer’s brain. The results deepen our understanding of how the brain functions, how narratives work in film, and memory mechanisms impaired by conditions such as Alzheimer’s disease.

Science and art Press releases

  • brain
  • Brain_research
  • movie
  • films
  • film
  • neuroscience
  • brainscience

Vivat Academia and Hannele Wallenius, professor emerita!

19. helmikuu 2018

Hannele Wallenius was honored by several colleagues for her long career at the Department of Industrial Engineering and Management at Aalto University.


Finnish innovation to reduce complications after open heart surgery

15. helmikuu 2018

Roughly every five patients suffer from different kinds of heart failure after open heart surgery.

Science and art Press releases


15. helmikuu 2018

Intervention In Urban Space book presents three different perspectives on intervention art through projects done by the authors Anna Jensen, Denise Ziegler and Taina Rajanti as well as a collective introduction that considers the concept and background of intervention art.

Studies Science and art

  • publicspace
  • artisticresearch
  • interventionart
  • intervention

Love and fear are visible across the brain instead of being restricted to any brain region

14. helmikuu 2018

The brain mechanisms of basic emotions such as anger and happiness are fairly similar across people. Differences are greater in social emotions, such as gratitude and contempt.

Science and art

  • emotion_research
  • brain
  • Brain_research
  • algorithm
  • brainscience

Machine Learning for Materials Science Workshop in May

9. helmikuu 2018

The International Workshop on Machine Learning for Materials Science 2018 will be held on 03.-04.05. on the Otaniemi campus.

Science and art

  • cest

Young Finnish scientists: “Millennium winners gave us fresh ideas and motivation”

9. helmikuu 2018

The Global Young Scientists Summit gave the next generation of the scientific world a chance to meet and learn from Millennium Technology Prize and Nobel Prize winners in Singapore.

Science and art

  • millennium_technology_prize

Startup community A Grid opened on campus

8. helmikuu 2018

The Finnish startup culture helped A Grid's Community Manager Leigh Ewin in adopting to his new home country.

Campus Cooperation

  • a_grid
  • Startups
  • entrepreneurship

Parallel computing to assist in the control and quality control of steel furnaces

7. helmikuu 2018

The results of Christian Westerlund's Master's thesis promote the productivity of the steel industry. The thesis is based on multidisciplinary studies at Aalto University.

Studies Science and art

  • steel_industry
  • parallel_computing
  • functional_materials
  • computer_science
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