Oskari Vilamo Fund awarded the best theses on building trade

30. marraskuu 2017

Oskari Vilamo Fund awarded three PhD and six MSc theses.

Honored

Study module on recovered materials in earthworks receives GeoTeko award

22. marraskuu 2017

The module tackles the challenge of reducing waste by using recovered materials.

Honored

Skanska donated occupational safety equipment to Aalto University

6. marraskuu 2017

The future experts adapt the right attitude towards occupational safety during their studies.

Cooperation

Konecranes assignment inspired students to build smart prototypes

2. marraskuu 2017

Students designed an assistive tool for the Konecranes' overhead crane.

Studies Cooperation

Fabian Ahvenainen Foundation grants up for application

24. lokakuu 2017

Foundation grants for bridge and structural engineering in recognition of completed studies.

Other

​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

Revealing the cause for high air content in concrete

15. syyskuu 2017

A study carried out in Aalto University showed that the effectiveness of the mixing process has a great significance when newer plasticizing additives are used.

Science and art Press releases Cooperation

  • concrete

Call for Submissions: Radical Relevances Conference

7. syyskuu 2017

First Global Radical Relevances Conference 25.–27.4.2018. Submissions by 30th of September / We invite researchers and artists straddling multiple (or within one) disciplines to submit papers and artworks

Science and art

Stakeholders developing education in the field of construction

4. syyskuu 2017

The direct feedback given by the companies was extremely valuable.

Cooperation

European Mining Course receives EIT RawMaterials quality seal

30. elokuu 2017

The quality seal was granted for the programme’s longstanding traditions and its ability to adapt to changing circumstances over the years.

Studies Honored

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

Sweco and Aalto University to expand collaboration

1. kesäkuu 2017

The agreement enhances cooperation in the Master’s Programme in Building Technology.

Press releases Cooperation

Multidisciplinary Materials Platform is a game changer

15. toukokuu 2017

Materials research plays an important role in future industrial applications and innovations.

Science and art Cooperation

Pentti Kujala appointed vice dean for innovation and impact

3. toukokuu 2017

The position is newly created and its intent is to make the societal impact of the school’s research and education stronger and more visible.

Cooperation

Libertas wins DataBusiness Challenge competition

11. huhtikuu 2017

Libertas seeks to improve unemployment situation by using augmented intelligence.

Science and art

  • open_data
  • Semantic_Search_Interface

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

Professor Juha Paavola appointed as chairman of Oskari Vilamo Fund

16. maaliskuu 2017

Paavola has been working as an Assistant Professor and subsequently as Professor of structural mechanics since 1990.

Science and art Cooperation

Vision 2030 for Finland’s construction industry

8. maaliskuu 2017

Aalto University and 11 companies from the construction industry have established a consortium that aims to develop the Vision 2030 for the Finnish construction industry.

Cooperation

Matchmaking is a key to Aalto alumni’s success

6. maaliskuu 2017

The semantic matching feature can be employed for networking and enhancing innovation ecosystems.

Other

  • tekes
  • alumni
  • Innovation

Optimising energy consumption with the internet of things

9. helmikuu 2017

Aalto University develops intelligent control of energy use in residential and office buildings in association with Finnish industry partners.

Science and art Press releases Cooperation

Brisk studies and a heart for computational mechanics

14. joulukuu 2016

Antti Valkonen started his bachelor’s studies in 2013 and graduated as a M.Sc. a scant three years later – with honours. How did this happen?

Studies Honored

Dean’s Circle – perspectives on sustainable development

17. marraskuu 2016

Stakeholders, alumni, researchers and students were brought together by the themes of social responsibility and sustainable development.

Cooperation

  • sustainability

A team of Aalto won the TekesHack Design Contest with their semantic engine

29. syyskuu 2016

Semantic matching algorithm can be utilized to find related documents in a wide range of applications.

Other

  • tekes
  • hackathon
  • department_of_computer_science
  • digi

Jouni Punkki appointed Professor of Practice in concrete technology

15. kesäkuu 2016

Punkki's areas of expertise include concrete material technology, concrete durability and precast concrete technology.

Press releases

Aalto University decides on tuition fee amounts

2. kesäkuu 2016

Uniform pricing for the bachelor’s programme and the master’s programmes.

Studies

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