Wetting of surfaces is surprisingly difficult to measure reliably

10. heinäkuu 2018

A group of researchers from Aalto University in Finland and Sun Yat-sen University in China provide a standardised approach to improve the accuracy and reliability of contact angle measurements of surfaces.

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Advanced Materials highlights Finnish materials science

19. kesäkuu 2018

Advanced Materials, a premier journal in the field, has dedicated an issue to Finnish research, covering several articles from Aalto University.

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Physicist Robin Ras receives 2 million euro ERC funding for research on non-wetting surfaces

15. joulukuu 2016

In the future, new types of extremely non-wetting surfaces can be applied from everyday life to high-performance microfluidic devices.

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New high-speed camera has arrived, Phantom v1610

1. joulukuu 2014

The new camera gives us new possibilities to capture amazing videos and pictures.

Other

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Award of best dissertation to Jaakko Timonen

27. marraskuu 2014

We congratulate Jaakko Timonen for the Award of Best dissertation of the year

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Robin Ras among the 2013 MRS Science as Art Winners

11. joulukuu 2013

Professor Robin Ras received the second place in 2013 MRS Science as Art competition.

Honored

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Robin Ras begins as Professor in Experimental Condensed Matter Physics

11. joulukuu 2013

Robin Ras has been appointed as tenure track Assistant Professor for second term the Aalto School of Science for four years starting October 1, 2013.

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Dancing Magnetic Droplets

22. heinäkuu 2013

Self assembly of magnetic droplets and magnetically triggered droplet splitting on superhydrophobic surfaces.

Science and art

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Superhydrophobic Droplet Logic: Computing with Water Droplets

7. huhtikuu 2013

A recent article by Mertaniemi et al. gains national and international media attention.

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