News & Events


Jonna Kuusisto invited to present her work at European Paper Week

22. October 2014

Jonna Kuusisto has been selected as one of three young researchers to present her work.

Honored, Research

Toyota enthusiastic over Aalto’s materials research

21. October 2014

Professor Maarit Karppinen’s research group is developing better battery materials by means of atomic layer deposition.


New members for the Millennium Prize Selection Committee

20. October 2014

Appointments made at the proposal of Aalto University.

Research, Cooperation, Other

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World's top experts set to meet at the Academic Summit in November 16-20

20. October 2014

The event will bring together top names from academia and the business world to engage in a debate about the role of universities.


Make entrepreneurship part of your life at university and beyond

16. October 2014

Students interested in entrepreneurship are well-catered for at Aalto University.


Honorary Doctorate surprised at Ceremonial Conferment

14. October 2014

Hans Niemantsverdriet from Holland was awarded an honorary doctorate at a joint ceremonial conferment of Doctoral Degrees.


Developing renewable energy concepts at workshop in Brazil

8. October 2014

“The moment I saw the ad, I knew I wanted to participate the workshop”, Sanjay Shah, student of Process Systems Engineering, says.

Studies, Research, Cooperation

Catalyst could help bleach pulp in seconds

7. October 2014

In addition to time, a promising invention in the field of chemical technology could also save energy and chemicals.


Aalto EE offers executive education in Iran

7. October 2014

First globally accredited Executive MBA programme launched in Iran

Studies, Cooperation

80 years of Ceremonial Conferments of Doctoral Degrees in the field of technology

6. October 2014

The Aalto University schools of technology will hold a second joint Ceremonial Conferment of Doctoral Degrees in Otaniemi on 10 October 2014.


Docent Markku Hurme receives IChemE Journals 2013 Best Reviewers Award

3. October 2014

Based on both the quality and quantity of the reviews, the final 34 winners were evaluated and selected by the Editorial Team.


Designer fascinated by birch fibre

2. October 2014

Eveliina Netti used Ioncell developed at Aalto University to make a bow tie and handkerchief for men who appreciate ecology and a playful style.


We Go to the Forest in our New Learning Space

2. October 2014

The inviting AEREA Forum, in which one can work leaning on a pine trunk or gather on a birch green sofa, was hatched with student strength.


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A little piece of Silicon Valley arrives in Otaniemi

26. September 2014

‘The best experience ever!’ Is the collective opinion of a group of students when asked about their recent participation in the Summer School.

Studies, Cooperation

Aalto University appointed three new vice presidents

15. September 2014

The Aalto University Board has appointed three new vice presidents, to commence their work on 1 October 2014.


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Finland needs the best talent to succeed

2. September 2014

President Tuula Teeri emphasised the importance of global competitiveness and know-how based on Finnish strengths during her address at the opening.


Change scent with a touch of a button

3. July 2014

Imagine if you were able to change the scent at your home just by pressing a button on a remote control.