Making the Internet of Things possible with a new breed of “memristors”

10. tammikuu 2018

Easily printable, organic thin films can retain data for more than 10 years without power, work with low voltages.

Science and art Press releases

  • IoT
  • Data

2017 Best Physics Doctoral Dissertation and Teacher of the Year prizes awarded

21. joulukuu 2017

€3,000-prizes were awarded for three Best Doctoral Dissertations in recognition of research and one for Teacher of the Year.

Science and art Studies

  • antimatter
  • qcd
  • sin

Väisälä Awards to Professor Camilla Hollanti and Adjunct Professor Sabrina Maniscalco

13. joulukuu 2017

Both Hollanti and Maniscalco are spearheads in their respective, globally highly competitive fields.

Science and art

  • quantum_technology
  • CQE

Diving into the unknown: what’s physics after the Higgs boson?

8. joulukuu 2017

Thousands of researchers at the CERN research centre are looking for particles and phenomena that standard physics cannot explain.

Science and art Press releases

CSC and Aalto University team up to create a physicist AI

5. joulukuu 2017

The Aalto research group Computational Electronic Structure Theory CEST granted 8M core hours from CSC – IT Center for Science

Science and art

  • AI
  • cest

New microscope sets a record for visualizing surface wetting properties

27. marraskuu 2017

The microscope is 1000 times more precise than current techniques, allowing the creation of wetting maps as a new concept for hydrophobic surface characterization.

Science and art Press releases

The latest installation lectures available on video

27. marraskuu 2017

Aalto University's newly tenured professors reveal the secrets of water-repellent surfaces and health promotive urban environment, among other things.

Science and art

  • tenured_professors
  • installation_lectures

International community proposes better practices of research for advanced fuel cells

13. marraskuu 2017

Single-component fuel cell is a promising clean energy technology, but needs more standard practices and procedures in research and development to reach commercialization. Here 15 scientists from different disciplines present ways to accelerate the progress of this new fuel cell technology

Science and art

  • materials_platfrorm
  • fuelcells
  • nanomaterials
  • nanotechnology
  • energy

The next generation of power electronics? Gallium nitride doped with beryllium

9. marraskuu 2017

Physicists at Aalto University have made a breakthrough in revising methods largely discarded 15 years ago.

Science and art

  • powerelectronics
  • semiconductors
  • energyefficiency

Harri Lähdesmäki mines data for signs of disease

5. marraskuu 2017

The computational scientist’s research is helping to reveal the mechanisms behind type 1 diabetes, rheumatism, asthma and Alzheimer's disease, as well as predict their onset.

Science and art

Weyl metamaterials offer a novel route to 3D electronic devices

2. marraskuu 2017

Researchers show how the principles of general relativity open the door to novel electronic applications including the 3D electron lens and electronic invisibility devices.

  • physics

Centre for Quantum Engineering funding awarded for three projects

2. marraskuu 2017

A total of EUR 290 000 has been granted for new projects that pave the way for large-scale initiatives in the field of quantum engineering at Aalto.

Science and art

Filip Tuomisto new Director of the Helsinki Institute of Physics Technology Programme

1. marraskuu 2017

Tuomisto will serve for the term 1.1.2018–31.12.2022.

Science and art

  • antimatter

Aalto Bachelor's programme in Science and Technology in English to start in 2018

13. lokakuu 2017

The graduates will be top-level experts of digital society. The first majors are Data Science and Digital Systems and Design.

Studies Science and art Other

  • digital_systems_and_design
  • bachelors_programme_in_science_and_technology
  • data_science

Construction of a quantum computer begins at Aalto University

10. lokakuu 2017

Docent Mikko Möttönen's working group has received nearly one million euros in funding for the construction of a quantum computer.

Science and art Press releases

  • quantum_technology
  • quantum_computer

DNA nanostructures get camouflaged by proteins

6. lokakuu 2017

Straightforward and modular coating strategy can bring programmed DNA origami-based drug-delivery vehicles and nanodevices closer to clinical applications.

Science and art

  • protein
  • nanostructure
  • dna

International Symposium on Nanocarbon Materials

5. lokakuu 2017

The symposium was hosted by the NanoMaterials Group, headed by Prof. Esko I. Kauppinen, at Dipoli Congress Center on Friday 1 September 2017.

Campus Science and art

  • nmg

New light on perovskite solar cell durability problems

22. syyskuu 2017

A correct amount of water is critical in the manufacture of the cell for the crystallization of materials.

Science and art Cooperation

  • solar_cells
  • perovskites
  • material_science
  • solar_energy

New light on perovskite solar cell durability problems

22. syyskuu 2017

A correct amount of water is critical in the manufacture of the cell for the crystallization of materials.

Science and art

  • solar_cells
  • perovskites
  • material_science
  • solar_energy

Assembly of nanoparticles proceeds like a zipper

22. syyskuu 2017

Aalto scientists demonstrated that viruses and nanoparticles can be assembled into processable superlattice wires.

Science and art

  • nanoparticle
  • materials_research

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

Nanocarbon materials are challenging silicon – from transparent electronics to bendable 3D displays

6. syyskuu 2017

Carbon gets exciting new applications through nanoscale technologies.

Science and art

  • nanoelectronics
  • nanocarbon
  • nanobud
  • materials_research
  • nanotechnology
  • carbon_nanotubes

Hannu-Pekka Komsa receives BCG Travel award

28. elokuu 2017

The 2017 Roger Taylor Travel Award from the British Carbon Group has been awarded to physics Academy Fellow Hannu-Pekka Komsa.

Honored Science and art

  • epm

Astronomy in the schoolyard

24. elokuu 2017

In the science sessions of Aalto researchers, a pin and a beach ball represent the solar system and pieces of rope represent network research.

Science and art Cooperation

  • science_sessions
  • scientists_at_schools

Aalto University and GE Healthcare expand their cooperation

17. elokuu 2017

The areas of cooperation include healthcare data analytics and artificial intelligence as well as start-up activities.

Press releases Cooperation

  • analytics
  • Startups
  • artificial_intelligence
  • teaching
  • healthcare
  • Innovation
  • research
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