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

What might musical instruments of the future look like?

19. kesäkuu 2018

A 5-year grant from the Academy of Finland will allow Koray Tahiroğlu and his research team to explore digital musical interactions.

Science and art

  • NIME
  • sopi
  • funding
  • research
  • academy_of_finland

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.

Press releases

Congratulations to all graduates!

13. kesäkuu 2018

The 2017-18 graduates of the School of Arts, Design and Architecture will be celebrated today. Aalto Ceremony Week includes also a joint graduation party.

Other

  • graduation
  • graduation_party

Doctoral education 2.0 – Is doctoral education up to the challenge?

6. kesäkuu 2018

Recipients of honorary doctorates in technology will tackle issues related to the future of doctoral education in a public panel discussion on 14 June.

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

Aalto's Näytös show brings high fashion to Finland

29. toukokuu 2018

Winners of the evening include Idaliina Friman, Erika Hirsimäki, Eetu Kemppainen, Emma Saarnio, Anni Salonen and Eerika Yli-Rahko

Honored Science and art Other

Three Aalto students awarded Fulbright grants to top US universities

22. toukokuu 2018

The highly valued grant will enable graduate studies and research at Harvard University and Massachusetts Institute of Technology starting this fall.

Cooperation Studies

  • Fulbright

More women complete doctoral degrees in technology

18. toukokuu 2018

Doctoral education and doctoral students have changed over the years. The doctoral graduates of today are younger than ever and, in the field of technology, a quarter of them are women.

Science and art

Seven new Honorary Doctorates in Technology to be conferred at Aalto University

17. toukokuu 2018

The Aalto University schools of technology will confer honorary doctorates on seven eminent persons in the fields of science, technology and architecture.

Honored Science and art

With an enthusiastic team, big challenges can be taken on

15. toukokuu 2018

In the SGT Studio course’s international development projects, a Ugandan engineer and a Finnish architect can learn from each other.

Studies Science and art

  • masters_studies
  • sustainable_development
  • student_project

Welcoming our new professor of Design Leadership Guy Julier

18. huhtikuu 2018

The School of Arts, Design and Architecture would like to warmly welcome Guy Julier as an incoming professor of Design Leadership.

Other

  • Design_Leadership
  • guy_julier
  • professor

Aalto-Tongji co-operation was awarded in open environmental competition

11. huhtikuu 2018

Artists Bao Xiying and Jarmo Suominen from Tongji and Aalto have received 3rd prize at Finnish public art competition in Espoo with their artwork “Light of my life”.

Other

  • Tongji_university
  • art_competition
  • cooperation

Discuss the future of ARTS

4. huhtikuu 2018

Welcome to the student association TOKYO’s WgoARTS discussion! The theme of the event is Life in Otaniemi.

Other

  • wgo_ARTS
  • tokyo
  • discussion

Two Jussi Awards for Aalto people

27. maaliskuu 2018

Rauno Ronkainen and Anna Vilppunen recognized with Finland's highest honor in film.

Honored Science and art Other

  • Jussi
  • Awards
  • film

Juuso Tervo wins 2018 Manuel Barkan Memorial Award for art education

26. maaliskuu 2018

Aalto alumnus and postdoctoral researcher recognized for excellence in art education research

  • excellence
  • Manuel_Barkan_Memorial
  • Honored
  • Award

Aalto ARTS books awarded as most beautiful of 2017 by the Finnish Book Art Committee

22. maaliskuu 2018

The Finnish Book Art Committee selected two Aalto ARTS books in its annual competition.

Honored

  • BookPrize
  • Award

Two student films awarded at Tampere Film Festival

19. maaliskuu 2018

Hannu-Pekka Peltomaa and Sanni Priha were honored at the 2017 Tampere Film Festival.

Honored Science and art

  • Award
  • film

Paul Lillrank new Chairman of the Board of Aalto Health Platform

21. helmikuu 2018

AHP's mission is to bring together Health and Wellbeing (HWB) -related research at Aalto and promote multi-disciplinary initiatives.

Cooperation

  • health_and_wellbeing
  • healthcare

Urban research gets stronger

19. helmikuu 2018

Helsinki, Espoo and Vantaa fund new postdoctoral research positions at Aalto University and the University of Helsinki.

Science and art Cooperation

  • urban_planning
  • helsinki_institute_of_urban_and_regional_studies
  • urban_research
  • urban_studies

INTERVENTION IN URBAN SPACE book released

15. helmikuu 2018

Intervention In Urban Space book presents three different perspectives on intervention art through projects done by the authors Anna Jensen, Denise Ziegler and Taina Rajanti as well as a collective introduction that considers the concept and background of intervention art.

Studies Science and art

  • publicspace
  • artisticresearch
  • interventionart
  • intervention

Landscape architect Anni-Mari Anttola awarded 2017 Lappset Scholarship

15. helmikuu 2018

In her master’s thesis, Anttola researched special issues relating to the urban ecology of meadows.

Honored Science and art

Master's thesis on the development of Helsinki meadow network wins Lappset prize

13. helmikuu 2018

The Lappset scholarship for 2017 has been awarded to Landscape Architect Anni-Mari Anttola.

Other

  • lappset_group
  • landscape_architecture
  • Master’s thesis

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

  • installation_talks
  • tenure_track

Architect of happiness

24. tammikuu 2018

Finnish architect Kai Wartiainen is based in Sweden, where he is known not only as an ecological designer, but also as a radical thinker.

Other

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