A theory explains why gaming on touchscreens is clumsy

28. huhtikuu 2016

The reason is that key press timing in touchscreen input is unpredictable. When timing is made more predictable, performance improves.

Science and art

Students at the world’s edge

28. huhtikuu 2016

Students of the Sustainable Global Technologies studio course talk about their experiences in Mexico, Uganda and the island of Lesbos on 16 May.

Studies Cooperation

Nokia donates 200 000 euros to Aalto University

27. huhtikuu 2016

The company is also founding a joint research unit with Aalto and the University of Helsinki.

Cooperation

Cooperation to expand to summer courses

27. huhtikuu 2016

Tried and tested workshop concept continued with Protopaja prototype workshop course.

Studies Science and art Cooperation

Researchers and companies generate ideas together

26. huhtikuu 2016

Make it Digital! workshop seeks bold research initiatives in the fields of industrial internet, cyber security, 5G network and big data.

Science and art Cooperation

Industry-oriented telecommunications engineering programme is launched

22. huhtikuu 2016

The overall objective is to educate students in Master’s Degree Program in two specialization tracks of Telecommunication Engineering.

Cooperation

Joint journey to space

13. huhtikuu 2016

Finnish space technology professionals presented their achievements to the Director General of the European Space Agency.

Science and art Cooperation

From everyday ideas to innovations in health care

12. huhtikuu 2016

Technology and the challenges of everyday life meet in innovation workshops organised in connection with the Health Capital Helsinki collaboration.

Science and art Cooperation

Welcome to PhD course

12. huhtikuu 2016

"PhD course on Permanent Magnet Technology: Materials, Machines, and Numerical Analysis" starts on 30 May.

Studies

The Aalto Festival website is now open!

11. huhtikuu 2016

The festival takes place in Espoo and Helsinki 16–31 May.

Cooperation Science and art Studies Other

ABB and Konecranes speed up the Industrial Internet Campus

7. huhtikuu 2016

The campus in Otaniemi will receive products and software from the companies for research and teaching purposes.

Cooperation

Aalto University ranked 28th in the world among young universities

6. huhtikuu 2016

Times Higher Education listed 150 rising stars.

Other

Remote Sensing Scientists Meet in Otaniemi

6. huhtikuu 2016

MicroRad 2016 will take place April 11-14, 2016.

Other

From IDBM club to a collective of multi-talented people

5. huhtikuu 2016

Creativity and solving multidimensional problems are at the core of design thinking.

Studies

Aalto University integrates all core activities at the main campus in Otaniemi

5. huhtikuu 2016

The School of Business will also be located in Otaniemi.

Campus

Best student paper award to the Department of Signal Processing and acoustics

5. huhtikuu 2016

Main Conference of Signal Processing, Speech Technology and acoustics was held during 20-25 March 2016 at Shanghai, China.

Studies

New equipment for the Electrics Workshop course

4. huhtikuu 2016

Tauno Voipio donates €23 000 towards course that supports learning-by-doing.

Studies

Martti Tiuri in Memoriam

1. huhtikuu 2016

Professor of Radio Engineering, Member of Parliament Martti Tiuri had an unusually extensive career as a teacher, researcher and societal influencer.

Other

Aalto University accepts 1126 applicants for master's studies

29. maaliskuu 2016

A total of 3 355 people applied for master's degree studies during the application period that ended on the 15th of January.

Studies

New scrolling technique accelerates skim reading

29. maaliskuu 2016

Documents can be skimmed 60% faster than presently and with higher recall, shows research from Aalto University.

Science and art

Excellent academic results for Aalto University in 2015

22. maaliskuu 2016

New Master’s Degree programmes were launched in autumn 2015. Aalto also further sharpened its research profile in key areas.

Art and design at Aalto ranked 17th in university comparison

22. maaliskuu 2016

In the QS ranking also three other Aalto University subjects placed in the top 100.

Science and art Cooperation

Aalto University granted €12 million for profiling by Academy of Finland

18. maaliskuu 2016

The funding supports the University in strengthening the research fields chosen.

Science and art

Versatility and creativity led to the finals in ‘This works’ competition

14. maaliskuu 2016

Moving and playable toys captivated with their ingenuity in the technology competition for primary pupils.

Other

Nanosatellite to take up position between Earth and Mars

14. maaliskuu 2016

The imaging spectrometer in the Aalto-1 satellite may in future provide images of asteroids.

Science and art

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