Aalto University strengthens research and education in the real estate and spatial data fields

12. joulukuu 2017

D.Sc. (Tech) Kirsikka Riekkinen has been appointed Assistant Professor in Real Estate Economics for the period 1 January 2018–31 December 2021.

Science and art Cooperation

Rerouting transport research: from driverless cars to fresh thinking

11. joulukuu 2017

Focusing research on technological development will further lock us into a motorized, private-vehicle transport system. 

Science and art

Monitoring the world’s forests with satellite data – Assistant Professor Miina Rautiainen granted 2 million in ERC funding

30. marraskuu 2017

Detailed knowledge on the state of forest resources and climate change can be produced through more effective interpretation of satellite images.

Science and art

Europe’s largest hackathon Junction takes over Aalto University

16. marraskuu 2017

Aalto’s main building Dipoli will turn into a giant hackathon community on 24–26 November. Over 1400 coders and designers from all over the world will come together to solve real-life challenges.

Campus Press releases Science and art Studies

Nordic student team Eco Art 2 won the Nordic City Challenge 2017

14. marraskuu 2017

The Polku takes people on a journey through nodes of meeting places manifesting the history and existing seeds of community in the area.

Honored Cooperation

Cleaning Water with Nanomaji honoured as best video in campaign

8. marraskuu 2017

The campaign aimed at showcasing how the higher education, research and innovation can be used to realise dreams and make the world a better place.

Honored

​Günther H. Filz appointed Associate Professor of Structures and Architecture

24. lokakuu 2017

Filz´s research and teaching is oriented trans‐ and interdisciplinary, and centers on the intersection of architecture, structure and geometry.

Science and art

EU Research Project to improve safety in Arctic shipping

23. elokuu 2017

The goal is a new risk-led approach for Arctic shipping, ship design, and work at sea.

Science and art Cooperation

Matti Vaaja appointed Assistant Professor of Geoinformatics at Aalto University

15. elokuu 2017

Vaaja is an expert on photogrammetric measuring technology and 3D point cloud models, which are used e.g. for interior measurement of buildings and in autonomous robotic cars.

Science and art

Trash-2-Cash project present in H&M Global Change Awards

11. huhtikuu 2017

Trash-2-Cash (T2C) research project presented a garment made out of chemically recycled cotton in H&M Global Change Award Ceremony in Stockholm.

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Aalto projects in Africa focusing on supporting problem-based learning and energy efficiency

31. maaliskuu 2017

Projects in Africa granted funding by Ministry for Foreign Affairs.

Science and art Cooperation

ClimateLaunchPad green business idea competition is now open

29. maaliskuu 2017

Do you have a green business idea?

Cooperation

  • sustainainability
  • entrepreneurship
  • competition

Study on nearly zero-energy buildings receives 350,000 euros in EU funding

28. maaliskuu 2017

The objective of researchers is to develop the production of nearly zero-energy buildings with wooden structures to improve energy and cost-efficiency.

Science and art Press releases

Customer-oriented city

22. maaliskuu 2017

The School as a Service concept developed by Aalto and Espoo is a working example of a new type of service architecture of built environment.

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