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Professor Monika Österberg's team received funding for the development of bio-based packaging materials

The Finnish Research Foundation funding given to Professor Monika Österberg's team will enable Aalto University and Kemira to explore the possibilities of developing fully bio-based packaging materials to reduce the use of plastics in the packaging industry.
Research & Art
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Professori Monika Österberg.

DesignTalks highlights the relevance of good design and how it benefits us all

Find all DesignTalks recordings here – they're available for everyone, offering an opportunity to easily explore the role and relevance of design in different contexts
Research & Art, University
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designtalks_banner.jpg

'Wardrobe of the future' – sustainable solutions for the fashion and textile industry

The exhibition is showcasing solutions from researchers and students on sustainable future for the fashion and textile industry.
Cooperation, Research & Art, University
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people exploring the walk-in closet that provides solutions for a sustainable fashion and textiles future

Aalto Scientists Experiment with Helium Plasma to Help Pave Way for Fusion Energy

As part of FinnFusion, itself belonging to the EUROfusion consortium, Aalto scientists are experimenting with helium plasma to improve the future operations of Iter, an international fusion energy collaboration under construction in France.
Cooperation, Press releases, Research & Art
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FinnFusion is a collaboration aiming to make fusion energy a reality. Photo: VTT.

Eighth Economic Defence Course digged into the topic of risk

For professors at the School of Business, times of radical uncertainty call for efforts to outline alternative scenarios and a critical perspective on talk of a ‘new era’.
Research & Art
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Kuvassa näkyy Taloudenpuolustuskurssin puhujia keskustelemassa lavalla.

The EU funds a consortium with almost EUR 20 million in future radar research

Aalto University participates in the ARTURE consortium, which is funded by the European Defence Fund (EDF).
Research & Art
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Electronics - ICT Otaniemessä. Mikroelektroniikan suunnittelua.

If you want to foster peace, study business!

Doctoral researcher Tilman Bauer studies peace at the School of Business. According to him, the purpose of business in society is to promote peace.
Research & Art
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The picture shows Tilman Bauer near the stairs in the School of Business building.

Five things to see at Designs for a Cooler Planet: Evolving colours, wood glitter and garments with a history

Open until 12 October 2022, Designs for a Cooler Planet is an annual exhibit showcasing bold designs that approach sustainability from avenues including fashion, food and materials.
Campus, Research & Art, University
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Three mannequins displaying garments designed by Elina Onkinen and Kasia Gorniak. Photo: Mikko Raskinen/Aalto University

Women business-owners fear War more than men

Women business-owners fear the war in Ukraine more than their male counterparts, finds new research by the School of Business
Research & Art
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Opiskelijoita työskentelemässä. Kuva: Mikko Raskinen

Interwoven dives into textile design and weaving

Interwoven is a joyoys exploration into woven textile design with almost 500 pages and over 1500 photographs.
Research & Art
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Interwoven-kirjan harmaansävyinen kansi, jossa on kuparilankainen kudos.

Designing sustainable societies through trust

A broad understanding of digital technologies is of utmost importance in the information era. How do we make sure that humans stay in the loop in a socially sustainable way as societies become ever more digitalised?
Research & Art
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Johanna Ylipulli standing on a bridge

A sustainable future needs innovative start-ups

As part of this year’s Estoril Conferences, Aalto University School of Business organised a panel discussion on the topic of ‘Technology through start-ups for a more sustainable business’
Cooperation, Research & Art
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A-logo ja Korkeakouluaukio. Kuva: Mikko Raskinen

Professor Julia Valle Noronha: ‘Fashion can be a major force in change’

Meet our new professors: Professor in Fashion Design, Julia Valle Noronha
Research & Art
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Professor in Fashion Design Julia Valle Noronha_Aalto ARTS

Improving wireless communication with millimetre wave technology

Henri Kähkönen wrote his doctoral thesis in co-operation with Saab
Cooperation, Research & Art
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Professori Ville Viikari ja Henri Kähkönen. Kuva: Matti Kuosmanen

Wardrobe of the Future, giant bug hotel, vertical farming and more - Designs for a Cooler Planet exhibition of ideas for a more planet-friendly life

The exhibition themes this year are life without a trace, sustainable style and a healthier food chain.
Campus, Press releases, Research & Art, University
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Life 1.5 in black font and Designs for a Cooler Planet logo on a white, fragmented background.

Metsähovi Radio Observatory gathered the young researchers together

The conference programme included a visit to the recently renovated Metsähovi Radio Observatory
Research & Art, University
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YERAC-konferenssin osallistujat Metsähovin radio-observatoriossa.

Hossam Hewidy: ‘Increasing multiculturalism must be taken into account in urban planning’

I claim series presents architect, lecturer Hossam Hewidy
Research & Art
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Hossam Hewidy_pieni

A human-friendly, giant insect hotel emerged in the middle of the city

Alusta, built from clay and populated by plants, is a sanctuary for pollinators and a meeting place for all living things
Research & Art
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Tiiliseinä, jonka vieressä vaaleanpunaisia kukkia, taustalle korkeita, vanhoja taloja.

An eco-filling to replace down

A hundred years ago, cattail fluff was used as life vest filling – now a Finnish company wants the eco-friendly material for pillows and winter coats.
Research & Art
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Höytyvällä täytetty tyyny ja naisen käsi sen vieressä.

Memory of Water combines sci-fi and drama on a grand scale

The dystopian film, directed by Saara Saarela, is a story of an era when fresh water supplies have dried up in the world.
Research & Art
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Elokuvaa kuvataan kärrystä päähenkilön pyöräillessä hiekkatietä