Kristiina Kruus appointed Dean of the School of Chemical Engineering

25. syyskuu 2018

She joins Aalto from VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland on 1 December.

Other

Communicating research is about clarifying thinking

24. syyskuu 2018

Social media gives researchers the tools for making an impact, building networks and showcasing expertise. Read on for some tips to get you started!

Science and art Studies

  • communications
  • research

Ossi Naukkarinen appointed as Vice President for Research

19. syyskuu 2018

The five-year term of office will start on 1 November 2018.

Other

  • Ossi_Naukkarinen
  • vice_president

Aalto graduates satisfied with their degrees

17. syyskuu 2018

Next career monitoring survey starting in September.

Studies

  • Graduate_employment_survey

Scientific journals are interested in a good story well told, too

12. syyskuu 2018

International scientific publications are flooded with manuscripts. We asked Gustaf Olsson – professor emeritus and member of several editorial boards – what makes an article stand out.

Science and art

  • doctoral_studies
  • scientific_writing
  • communication
  • research

€17 million to fund European detection and imaging innovation pipeline—product development sparred by Aalto Design Factory

6. syyskuu 2018

The ATTRACT initiative will fund 170 breakthrough projects in advanced technology for a year with €100.000 each.

Science and art Cooperation

Marine technology teachers honoured with Aalto Education Impact Award 2018

5. syyskuu 2018

The FITech students have been able to apply their expertise to a new field of engineering and create unique concepts.

Honored

President Ilkka Niemelä: ‘We are ready to take on the challenge of lifelong learning’

5. syyskuu 2018

At the opening of the academic year, also the new Väre building was opened at the heart of the campus.

Other

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French President Emmanuel Macron visited Aalto University

30. elokuu 2018

He was introduced to student-driven entrepreneurship, research innovations and research-based companies.

Other

  • Emmanuel_macron
  • Startup_sauna

A record-breaking year for the summer accelerator

30. elokuu 2018

The student-led Kiuas Accelerator programme was organised for the ninth time. This year, the number of applications was higher than ever before.

Cooperation

  • Kiuas
  • aaltoes
  • entrepreneurship

Satellite data help reveal the loss of tropical rainforests

22. elokuu 2018

A recent study piloted a new monitoring method that could help in detecting illegal deforestation and estimating CO2 emissions caused by forest loss.

Science and art

Aalto's Computer Science lands 72nd place in NTU ranking

14. elokuu 2018

Several engineering subjects also rank among the world's top 150.

Other

  • ntu_ranking
  • rankings

Aalto maintains strong position in prestigious ShanghaiRankings

17. heinäkuu 2018

Two Aalto fields leap forward, with altogether 8 ranking in the top 100 worldwide

Science and art

  • Shanghai_rankings
  • rankings

Tuukka Saarimaa appointed as Professor at Helsinki Graduate School of Economics

6. heinäkuu 2018

Saarimaa D.Sc. (Econ.) will begin as Assistant Professor in Urban Economics 20 August 2018.

Science and art

Number of applicants increased - Study place for over 1600 new students

28. kesäkuu 2018

Results for the joint application for higher education published in the Studyinfo service.

Studies

  • admissions

Aalto University received EUR 15.9 million from the Academy of Finland September call

21. kesäkuu 2018

Most of the funding went to the field of natural sciences and engineering.

Science and art

  • academy_of_finland

Aalto University and Nokia expand their cooperation

21. kesäkuu 2018

Artificial intelligence research is one of the cornerstones of the cooperation.

Cooperation

  • nokia

Petri Suomala appointed as Vice President for Education

21. kesäkuu 2018

Professor Suomala joins Aalto from the Tampere University of Technology.

Other

  • appointment
  • vice_president

Aalto places again among the world’s top ten young universities

21. kesäkuu 2018

Aalto has managed to increase the number of international publications and the amount of EU funding.

Other

  • Young_university
  • QS_ranking

Conferment ceremony welcomed new doctors to the academic community

19. kesäkuu 2018

President Ilkka Niemelä hopes the new doctoral graduates maintain a connection with their alma mater in the future.

Other

New professor of technology education inspires young people to the field of technology

18. kesäkuu 2018

Aalto University’s new Professor of Practice Maria Clavert promotes technology education from basic education to university level and teacher education.

Studies Science and art

Soon 10 years since founding – 45 international specialists to assess the development of Aalto University

17. kesäkuu 2018

The evaluation team for RAI 2018 will assess not only the research and artistic activities, but also the societal impact of the university.

Science and art

  • RAI_2018

World Challenge 2018 Finals in Finland on August 27th–30th – work for a better world

15. kesäkuu 2018

Innovators are invited to develop apps that improve life on earth by utilizing satellite data.

Studies Science and art Cooperation

Call a Researcher! a new way for research to have societal impact

14. kesäkuu 2018

Fifteen researchers offered their knowledge on digitalization through free one hour Skype discussions.

Science and art

  • Call_a_Researcher

Ceremonial conferment to celebrate 421 new doctors in the field of technology

14. kesäkuu 2018

The doctoral graduates are ceremonially introduced and given the insignia of their degree, the doctoral hat of technology.

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