Application period for Master’s programmes started

15. joulukuu 2017

Application period for Master’s programmes at Aalto University is 15 December 2017 – 24 January 2018.

Studies

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Väisälä Awards to Professor Camilla Hollanti and Adjunct Professor Sabrina Maniscalco

13. joulukuu 2017

Both Hollanti and Maniscalco are spearheads in their respective, globally highly competitive fields.

Science and art

Diving into the unknown: what’s physics after the Higgs boson?

8. joulukuu 2017

Thousands of researchers at the CERN research centre are looking for particles and phenomena that standard physics cannot explain.

Science and art Press releases

Finland 100 video series – visual stories of Game Changers

7. joulukuu 2017

The predecessors of Aalto University have acted as a seedbed for the Game Changers of the Finnish society already since 1850.

Science and art Cooperation Other

  • gamechangers
  • finland100

Health Design 2017 brought together healthcare, design, and technology professionals

7. joulukuu 2017

Design expertise to help in commercialising health technology.

Cooperation

Night owls have larger social networks than early birds

7. joulukuu 2017

Data and traces of our mobile phone use and digital behaviour can be used to understand and treat mental health disorders.

Science and art Press releases

Conflicting views on social media balanced by an algorithm

5. joulukuu 2017

Selected influential users can efficiently spread information on both sides of a controversial discussion.

Science and art

  • data_mining
  • algorithm

CSC and Aalto University team up to create a physicist AI

5. joulukuu 2017

The Aalto research group Computational Electronic Structure Theory CEST granted 8M core hours from CSC – IT Center for Science

Science and art

  • AI
  • cest

Career monitoring helps develop teaching

4. joulukuu 2017

Alumni with master's degrees from 2012 and those with doctorates from 2014 are asked to respond to a survey about their own careers.

Studies

Teaching throughout Otaniemi

1. joulukuu 2017

A new form of platform economy is revolutionising teaching at the Aalto University campus. The School as a Service model is spreading.

Campus

Prince Daniel of Sweden visits Aalto University

30. marraskuu 2017

The Prince and his large entourage were especially interested in the university's cooperation with entrepreneurs and in startup entrepreneurship.

Campus Cooperation Other

European Space Agency opens a business accelerator on Aalto University campus

30. marraskuu 2017

Located at A Grid, the new centre for growth companies, the accelerator will give impetus to space-technology-based entrepreneurship in Finland.

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  • Accelerator
  • entrepreneurship

Aalto University welcomes the first UN Technology Innovation Lab to A Grid

29. marraskuu 2017

The laboratory focuses on circular economy, education, peace and security, and health.

Campus Science and art

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  • UN
  • a_grid

Three Aalto postdocs to pitch their bold research ideas in Slush

28. marraskuu 2017

Anand Tatikonda, Anna Stöckl and Tommi Himberg are competing for the Skolar Award at Slush.

Science and art Other

  • interaction_research
  • movement_improvisation
  • e-waste
  • biomedical_engineering
  • material_science
  • neuroscience

The latest installation lectures available on video

27. marraskuu 2017

Aalto University's newly tenured professors reveal the secrets of water-repellent surfaces and health promotive urban environment, among other things.

Science and art

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  • installation_lectures

Not blinded by the light: Rods in the retina contribute to daylight vision

27. marraskuu 2017

Findings of international research team may be beneficial in the search for new treatments for patients suffering from loss of photopic vision.

Press releases

New microscope sets a record for visualizing surface wetting properties

27. marraskuu 2017

The microscope is 1000 times more precise than current techniques, allowing the creation of wetting maps as a new concept for hydrophobic surface characterization.

Science and art Press releases

HeatStock ties for first place in Helsinki Challenge idea competition

24. marraskuu 2017

Aalto-led team develops material that stores heat.

Honored Science and art Press releases

Nokia Foundation Recognition Award to Finland's pioneer in artificial intelligence, Aalto professor Erkki Oja

23. marraskuu 2017

The award was granted to Erkki Oja, Professor Emeritus from Aalto University, for his pioneering work in machine learning, pattern recognition and neural networks.

Honored Science and art

Social schedules should follow the natural daylight patterns

22. marraskuu 2017

Scientists conducted “reality mining” of anonymous mobile phone records from about one million people.

Science and art

  • computer_science
  • complex_systems

All of Finland's war cemeteries and fallen soldiers in the WarSampo online application

22. marraskuu 2017

Open data of all of Finland’s casualties in WWII compiled in a unique semantic web application.

Science and art

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  • sotasampo
  • open_data
  • big_data

Now you can take the Metro to Otaniemi

18. marraskuu 2017

The Metro line provides Aalto University with even better links to the rest of the capital region.

Campus

Slush builds on volunteer strength

16. marraskuu 2017

More than 2000 volunteers will once again take part in organising Slush, the world-famous startup event. Students Johannes Tervo and Niklas Jalonen tell us why they are excited to be on board.

Cooperation Other

  • Startups
  • aaltoes
  • Slush

Europe’s largest hackathon Junction takes over Aalto University

16. marraskuu 2017

Aalto’s main building Dipoli will turn into a giant hackathon community on 24–26 November. Over 1400 coders and designers from all over the world will come together to solve real-life challenges.

Campus Press releases Science and art Studies

Almost three million euro Erasmus Mundus funding for information security master’s programme

16. marraskuu 2017

The European Commission has granted €2.9M funding for SECCLO – Master’s Programme in Security and Cloud Computing starting in 2018.

Studies Science and art Press releases Cooperation

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