Academy of Finland has granted funding to 79 projects with a total amount of about 36 million euros.
The Department of Forest Products Technology and The Upper Austrian Research GmbH have signed a cooperation agreement.
‘I want to create completely new kinds of materials that utilise the particular properties of wood and plant polymers, ‘ Prof. Kontturi explains.
Postdoctoral Researchers Tushar Jain and Marc Borrega Sabate have received funding.
The works of future leaders are displayed from 16 May to 1 June at the Masters of Aalto exhibition in down-town Helsinki.
Fungi can be harnessed to clean polluted soil which cannot be cleaned using traditional composting. This was the finding of Erika Winquist, M.Sc.(Tech.), in her dissertation for Aalto University.
In cooperation between universities and companies, it is important to know the right people and be able to speak their language.
A small, light and effective micro fuel cell generates electrical energy from hydrogen, ethanol and methanol. Gianmario Scotti has developed economical and rapid methods for the purpose of fabricating micro fuel cells in his doctoral research.