Two foundations grant EUR 1.8 million funding for Aalto projects

29. syyskuu 2016

The funded research openings are ambitious and aim to renew the society.

Science and art

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Longer service life for aircraft

28. syyskuu 2016

One of Honorary Doctorate in the Ceremonial Conferment of Doctoral Degrees is Brigadier General (Eng.) Kari Renko, MSc (Tech.).


Digitalisation creates new mobility services

23. syyskuu 2016

MaaS, a term undergoing rapid changes in the world, was discussed at the first public lecture held at the Internet Forum.

Science and art

A man of many hats

21. syyskuu 2016

Jubilee Doctor Matti A. Ranta has many stories to tell. His conferment ceremony has remained in his memories as a particularly magnificent event.


Results of research and art visible in the new web service

21. syyskuu 2016 brings together publications and scientific and artistic activities.

Science and art

Seven-figure grant for researcher producing carbon fibre from wood

8. syyskuu 2016

Michael Hummel, the recipient of the much sought-after ERC Starting Grant, knows that there is a great need for more affordable carbon fibre.

Science and art Press releases

IonCell-F won the price in pitching

7. syyskuu 2016

IonCell-F has won seed fund award at Innovation Day pitching organized by Climate-KIC Nordic.


Tuula Teeri: Society needs critical and informed thinkers

6. syyskuu 2016

President Tuula Teeri and AYY's Chair Milja Asikainen discussed the key roles and societal impact of universities at the opening of the academic year.

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Digitalisation has an ever growing impact on our environment

5. syyskuu 2016

There are over one hundred technology, business and arts professors working in the field of digitalisation at Aalto University.

Science and art

Nanofiber scaffolds demonstrate new features in the behaviour of stem and cancer cells

22. elokuu 2016

A discovery in the field of biomaterials may open new frontiers in stem and cancer cell manipulation and associated advanced therapy development.

Science and art

The Scientists in Schools programme takes Aalto researchers to classes

18. elokuu 2016

LUMA Centre Aalto offers scientist visits to primary and secondary schools and to high schools.

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New students – welcome to Aalto!

17. elokuu 2016

More than 1 500 new Bachelor’s students and 1 000 Master's students begin their studies in technology, business, and the arts this autumn.


Summer of Startups brings heat to new businesses

15. elokuu 2016

The Aaltoes accelerator programme provides startups with an opportunity to try their hand at full-time entrepreneurship over the summer.


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Researchers printed energy producing photographs

26. heinäkuu 2016

With the method developed in Aalto University, any picture or text could be inkjet-printed as a solar cell.

Science and art

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Registration for the Ceremonial Conferment is now open!

11. heinäkuu 2016

The registration closes on September 15.


9 606 applicants to Aalto in the joint application process

1. heinäkuu 2016

The results of the joint applications to higher education have been published in the Studyinfo service.


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Baker's yeast to help in fight against blue-green algal toxins

1. heinäkuu 2016

A team of students from Aalto University and the University of Helsinki will take part in the iGEM competition a world-wide, synthetic biology event.

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Professorship strengthens the cooperation of ABB and Aalto in Industrial Internet solutions

22. kesäkuu 2016

Dr. Iiro Harjunkoski has been appointed Adjunt Professor at the School of Chemical Engineering.


The many possibilities of the digital revolution

17. kesäkuu 2016

The Internet Forum, a public lecture series, which is open to everyone free-of-charge, will focus on current topics related to digitalisation.

Science and art

New surface makes oil contamination remove itself

17. kesäkuu 2016

Researchers of Aalto University have developed surfaces where oil transports itself to desired directions.

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Industrial Internet Campus creating a factory of the future

14. kesäkuu 2016

AIIC is expanding its research from discrete automation to cover Industrial Internet applications for the process industry.

Science and art

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Nordic Five Tech university network celebrates 10 years of collaboration

14. kesäkuu 2016

The theme for the Nordic network’s 10-year anniversary conference in Trondheim was the societal impact of universities.


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Sustainable development important and challenging in wood construction today

13. kesäkuu 2016

International conference enables mutual, experience-based learning.

Science and art Cooperation

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Kati Hagros appointed Aalto University’s Chief Digital Officer

13. kesäkuu 2016

She will be responsible for planning Aalto's digital transformation strategy and roadmap, change process, and managing the IT services.

Press releases

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Aalto University receives quality label

13. kesäkuu 2016

An international audit team rated highly the well-functioning quality system.

Press releases

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