Magazine puts focus on materials research

4. toukokuu 2016

Aalto University Magazine 16 examines a key research area that focuses on materials and the sustainable use of natural resources.

Other

  • materials_research
  • Aalto_University_Magazine
  • magazine

Students at the world’s edge

28. huhtikuu 2016

Students of the Sustainable Global Technologies studio course talk about their experiences in Mexico, Uganda and the island of Lesbos on 16 May.

Studies Cooperation

Nokia donates 200 000 euros to Aalto University

27. huhtikuu 2016

The company is also founding a joint research unit with Aalto and the University of Helsinki.

Cooperation

  • nokia
  • fundraising

Researchers and companies generate ideas together

26. huhtikuu 2016

Make it Digital! workshop seeks bold research initiatives in the fields of industrial internet, cyber security, 5G network and big data.

Science and art Cooperation

Chemistry happens in the Freshman labs

26. huhtikuu 2016

Course participants analysed, planned and 'danced the samba' - with workplace skills in mind.

Studies

The Aalto Festival website is now open!

11. huhtikuu 2016

The festival takes place in Espoo and Helsinki 16–31 May.

Cooperation Science and art Studies Other

Professor of Environmental Policy Rauno Sairinen awarded grant by Tapani Järvinen Environmental Technology Fund

6. huhtikuu 2016

Sairinen’s research has supported the development of environmental responsibility of mining in Finland.

Honored

Aalto University ranked 28th in the world among young universities

6. huhtikuu 2016

Times Higher Education listed 150 rising stars.

Other

Aalto University integrates all core activities at the main campus in Otaniemi

5. huhtikuu 2016

The School of Business will also be located in Otaniemi.

Campus

  • otaniemi
  • campus

From IDBM club to a collective of multi-talented people

5. huhtikuu 2016

Creativity and solving multidimensional problems are at the core of design thinking.

Studies

  • design_thinking
  • IDBM
  • design

Aalto University accepts 1126 applicants for master's studies

29. maaliskuu 2016

A total of 3 355 people applied for master's degree studies during the application period that ended on the 15th of January.

Studies

  • admissions
  • admission_results

Researchers developed manufacturing method for microbatteries with organic electrode materials

29. maaliskuu 2016

Lithium terephthalate is a recently found anode material for a lithium-ion battery.

Art and design at Aalto ranked 17th in university comparison

22. maaliskuu 2016

In the QS ranking also three other Aalto University subjects placed in the top 100.

Science and art Cooperation

  • QS_ranking

Excellent academic results for Aalto University in 2015

22. maaliskuu 2016

New Master’s Degree programmes were launched in autumn 2015. Aalto also further sharpened its research profile in key areas.

  • financial_statement_2015
  • annual_board_report_2015

Aalto University granted €12 million for profiling by Academy of Finland

18. maaliskuu 2016

The funding supports the University in strengthening the research fields chosen.

Science and art

  • profiling
  • research
  • academy_of_finland

International cooperation makes building with wood even more attractive

11. maaliskuu 2016

This is the main European conference for wood construction. It brings together researchers, builders and decision-makers at Aalto in June.

Cooperation

Jaakko Salavuo appointed Communications Director of Aalto University

8. maaliskuu 2016

Salavuo will start in his new position on 1 April 2016.

Other

  • Communications_Director
  • Jaakko_Salavuo
  • appointment

Members of Aalto community awarded grants for more than half a million euros by Finnish Cultural Foundation

27. helmikuu 2016

Experts of culture, science, technology and economics were among those who received funding.

Honored Science and art

Aalto University strategy for 2016–2020 updated

17. helmikuu 2016

Promoting an innovation-driven society by combining knowledge from different disciplines.

Other

  • strategy_update_for_2016-2020
  • strategy

Awarded method makes textile fibre from waste cotton

17. helmikuu 2016

A greener textile industry requires expertise in chemistry, design and economy, stresses Herbert Sixta who leads the development of Ioncell-F.

Science and art Cooperation

Health Capital Helsinki brings together top experts

17. helmikuu 2016

Broad cooperation is needed in the creation of new companies, in order for the right know-how and people to find each other.

Science and art

  • health_and_wellbeing
  • health_technology
  • Health
  • healthcare

Towards more efficient gene therapy by investigating interactions of polyelectrolytes

16. helmikuu 2016

A recent thesis investigated the interactions of charged polymers in salt solution.

Science and art

  • health_and_wellbeing
  • health_technology
  • healthcare

ABB Finland donates €400 000 to Aalto University

16. helmikuu 2016

ABB’s global CTO Bazmi Husain visited Aalto and published the donation.

Cooperation

  • ABB
  • fundraising
  • donations

A maker of better materials

12. helmikuu 2016

Professor Tanja Kallio develops ecological, safe and affordable materials for batteries and electrocatalysts.

Science and art

A process revolutionising cotton recycling wins the H&M Global Change Award

11. helmikuu 2016

The Ioncell-F™ process adapted for the conversion of waste-cotton into new textile was awarded as one of five winners among 2,700 proposals.

Honored Science and art Cooperation

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