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

Aalto University master's thesis wins Nordic fire safety engineering award

12. kesäkuu 2018

The winning thesis studied high-temperature thermochemical processes within stone wool using numerical simulation.

Honored

Creating cruise ships requires research

6. kesäkuu 2018

The doctoral dissertation of shipbuilder Sisko Hellgren is a study into building cruise ships in a shorter time and at a lower expense – without sacrificing quality.

Science and art

Kirsi Virrantaus and Pentti Kujala to stay on as vice deans at School of Engineering

4. kesäkuu 2018

The area of responsibility for Professor Virrantaus is teaching and her term runs from 1 July 2018 to 31 July 2021. Professor Kujala's area of responsibility is research, and his term runs from 1 July 2018 to 31 December 2021.

Science and art

Even researchers should embrace the practice

30. toukokuu 2018

Professor Pirjo Sanaksenaho from the Department of Architecture hopes to see an architect’s basic labour – design – feature more prominently in future doctoral dissertations in architecture.

Science and art

Leena Korkiala-Tanttu honoured as RIL’s Construction engineer of the year 2018

7. toukokuu 2018

Professor Korkiala-Tanttu specialises in the geotechnics of infrastructure, such as roads and railways. She is also an experienced researcher in matters related to nuclear waste disposal.

Honored

Fabian Ahvenainen Foundation awarded grants for studies in bridge and structural engineering

12. maaliskuu 2018

The Foundation delivered a total of EUR 10 000 in grants for students that have been successful in their studies.

Honored

The technology sector is more versatile than girls in middle school had thought

9. maaliskuu 2018

A strong basic degree as well as language and communication skills are central in working life.

Studies Science and art

The first installation talks of 2018 now available on video

11. helmikuu 2018

Aalto's newly tenured professors reveal the secrets of carbon nanomaterials for health applications and origins and beneficiaries of invention.

Science and art

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Sweco-room offers a place for professionals and students to meet

18. tammikuu 2018

Sweco, the leading company specialized in the built environment and industry, has opened its own work and teamwork facilities in Otaniemi campus. 

Campus Cooperation

MSc Thesis presentations at the CE department

12. tammikuu 2018

Master's Thesis seminars 2018 at the Department of Civil Engineering

Studies

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

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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

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