Millennium Technology Prize winner announced 22 May

26. huhtikuu 2018

Welcome to the prize winner's Millennium Talks open lecture on 23 May.

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What if retirement homes were replaced with grandma’s cottages? And what if touchscreens could be bent into any shape?

25. huhtikuu 2018

New article and video series looks into the future – and shows how people at Aalto are building it.

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2.7 billion tweets confirm: echo chambers in Twitter are very real

24. huhtikuu 2018

Bipartisan users, who try to bridge the echo chambers, pay a price for their work: they become less central in their network, lose connections to their communities and receive less endorsements from others.

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The new Magazine issue is available online

23. huhtikuu 2018

The Aalto University Magazine issue 22 examines solutions for sustainable development.

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Einstein’s “spooky action” goes massive!

20. huhtikuu 2018

The elusive quantum mechanical phenomenon called entanglement has now been made a reality in objects almost macroscopic in size. Results published in Nature show how two vibrating drumheads, the width of a human hair, can display the spooky action.

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Petri Ala-Laurila: The retina offers a pathway to the secrets of the brain

20. huhtikuu 2018

This Professor, awarded for his scientific courage, knows that it’s worth going after the big “fish” even if you don’t always catch it.

Diamond-like carbon is formed differently to what was believed – machine learning enables development of new model

19. huhtikuu 2018

Customised carbon surfaces can be used in areas such as medical science and water purification.

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Academy of Finland Flagship funding for Aalto University and VTT to develop new biomaterials

18. huhtikuu 2018

Aalto University and VTT will set up a competence center to develop new materials for securing a sustainable future.

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Young people seeking solutions for better future

18. huhtikuu 2018

Millennium Youth Prize is a new technology competition for 14 to 18-year-olds.

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A new Bose–Einstein condensate created at Aalto University

16. huhtikuu 2018

Researchers at Aalto University, Finland are the first to create a Bose–Einstein condensate of light coupled with metal electrons, so-called surface plasmon polaritons.

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'Finland is a great place to start a company'

16. huhtikuu 2018

Tiina Nyman, President of Aaltoes, sees entrepreneurship as an invaluable learning opportunity.

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HAMK and Aalto University to engage in strategic cooperation

10. huhtikuu 2018

Areas of cooperation are pedagogy, education paths and innovation activities.

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Life-span of new solar cell technologies to increase even tenfold with methods developed in doctoral study

9. huhtikuu 2018

New types of solar cells lose their effectiveness as they age because electrolyte in them loses colour, which indicates a decrease in charge carriers.

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Summer school: Number theory and coding theory - contemporary applications in security

9. huhtikuu 2018

The school is aimed at students at all levels (BSc/MSc/PhD) and postdocs.

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Participants in the Case Competition work under pressure while honing their public speaking skills

9. huhtikuu 2018

Elisa and the book publishing business offered a real-life challenge to Aalto Crossroads case competition.

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Aalto University accepts 1 116 applicants for master's studies

6. huhtikuu 2018

The number of applicants increased by 2%.

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ERC Advanced Grants for Peter Liljeroth and Orlando Rojas

6. huhtikuu 2018

The European Research Council (ERC) has awarded their €2.5-million-each Advanced Grants to Aalto University professors Peter Liljeroth and Orlando Rojas.

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Team Prodeko winner of TIMES case competition

6. huhtikuu 2018

ESTIEM (European Students of Industrial Engineering and Management, network of IEM students in Europe) arranged its annual case competition for the 24th time this year.

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Borrow a researcher for an hour – top digital experts offer free Skype conversations and coaching 23–27 April

4. huhtikuu 2018

Are you interested in 5G, blockchains, crowdsourcing or perhaps digital ethics? Call a researcher week offers a unique opportunity to have a chat with experts.

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New hourly-paid teachers in physics recruited for autumn 2018 and spring 2019 terms

3. huhtikuu 2018

The Department of Physics at the Aalto University School of Science is looking for new hourly-paid teachers for the academic year 2018–19.

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Gary Marquis continues as Dean of School of Engineering

3. huhtikuu 2018

Dean’s term is five years and starts on 1 July 2018.

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Increased number of applicants to Bachelor’s Programmes at Aalto University

29. maaliskuu 2018

The number of first priority applicants increased 14% in the field of Business and Economics and the field of Technology attracted over 12% more first priority applicants.

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Mathematical method exposes differences between social and healthcare providers

29. maaliskuu 2018

A more comprehensive assessment of service quality makes it possible to cut social and healthcare spending without affecting the quantity or quality of the services.

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Arkhimedes features Artificial Intelligence for Microscopic Structure Search project of CEST

28. maaliskuu 2018

CEST's Artificial Intelligence for Microscopic Structure Search project is featured in Arkhimedes 01/2018.

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Aalto the first university in Finland to sign Sustainable Development Goals Accord

26. maaliskuu 2018

By signing, Aalto commits to promoting the UN Sustainable Development Goals in its activities.

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