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

Internet researchers harnessed the power of algorithm to find hate speech

13. lokakuu 2017

The aim was to identify hate speech targeted at minorities and people in a vulnerable position.

Science and art Press releases

  • elections
  • AI
  • algorithm
  • machinelearning

Students and researchers got together in Computer Science Research Day

13. lokakuu 2017

Research Day was jointly organized by the departments of Computer Science and Communications and Networking

Science and art Studies

  • research_day
  • studies
  • computer_science
  • computing
  • research
  • students

Finns enjoy success at Nordic Collegiate Programming Contest (NCPC)

11. lokakuu 2017

More than 250 teams took part in the competition, and four of the top ten teams were from Finland.

Studies

  • programming_contest
  • programming
  • NCPC

Aalto's Computer Science placed 73rd in NTU ranking

10. lokakuu 2017

Aalto's Chemical Engineering also ranked among the world's top one hundred universities.

Other

  • ntu_ranking
  • Ranking

Over two million euro funding for a revolution in algorithmics and optimization

6. lokakuu 2017

Five-year projects aim to tackle the challenges of uncertainty, optimization and dynamic data with new theoretical advances.

Science and art

  • ERC
  • AI
  • algorithm
  • academy_of_finland

Data Star (Datatähti) programming competition for comprehensive school and upper secondary school pupils with design and implementation of algorithms as theme

4. lokakuu 2017

The preliminary round of the Data Star competition is open for anyone, and you can participate online.

Studies

  • datatähti
  • programming_contest
  • programming

Extensive research project advances the use of artificial intelligence in B2B content marketing

21. syyskuu 2017

The Tekes funded cross-disciplinary project utilizes big data of partner companies.

Science and art

Digitalization facilitates cross-cultural encounters in health care

19. syyskuu 2017

Aalto University researchers and students develop a new app for cross-cultural education targeted for health care professionals.

Studies Science and art

  • multidisciplinary
  • computer_science
  • digitalisation
  • healthcare

Full house of industry representatives and researchers at Al Goes Industry event

13. syyskuu 2017

Finland has every possibility to be a leader in artificial intelligence.

Science and art Cooperation

  • AI
  • machinelearning

European conference in machine learning and data mining gathers a record number of participants

13. syyskuu 2017

Aalto University researchers have been involved in both chairing and participating in the program committees.

Science and art

  • data_mining
  • Conference
  • machine_learning
  • machinelearning

New research institute solves information security of robotic cars and drones

7. syyskuu 2017

Aalto University is a member of Intel Labs' CARS research lab that tackles security and privacy challenges of autonomous systems.

Science and art Press releases

  • privacy
  • secure_systems_group
  • Cyber_Security
  • Cyber_attacks
  • machine_learning
  • machinelearning

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

MIT postdoc Miika Aittala receives dissertation award

1. syyskuu 2017

In his doctoral thesis Dr. Aittala studied and developed new methods for producing realistic computer graphics.

Honored

  • dissertation_award
  • computer_graphics
  • computer_science
  • department_of_computer_science

Magnetic stimulation of the brain improved awareness of subject's own cognitive abilities

29. elokuu 2017

Understanding brain function might help in the development of new treatments for neuropsychiatric illnesses in the future.

Science and art Press releases

  • metacognition
  • brain
  • Brain_research
  • neuroscience

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

New statistical model effectively predicts the toxicity of pharmaceutical molecules

10. elokuu 2017

A statistical component model can be used to identify associations between chemicals and toxicological effects.

  • nature_communications
  • medical_science
  • machine_learning
  • data_science

WarSampo won the Open Data Prize in the 2017 LODLAM Challenge

4. heinäkuu 2017

The WarSampo team was recognized for making cultural heritage material openly available in a linked open data project.

Science and art Honored

  • computer_science
  • Semantic_Search_Interface

Machine learning to increase efficiency of farming by predicting the interaction between the plant and environment

28. kesäkuu 2017

Machine learning methods will be tested in arable farming, greenhouse cultivation and plant breeding.

Science and art

  • cultivation
  • agriculture
  • farming
  • tekes
  • machine_learning
  • machinelearning

Digital self helps in getting to know new people

12. kesäkuu 2017

In face-to-face digital interaction, the objective is to share information about oneself primarily outside social media.

Science and art

  • digital_self
  • hci
  • digi

Laughter releases endorphins in the brain

1. kesäkuu 2017

The laughter-induced release of endorphins may be an important mechanism that supports the formation of social networks.

Science and art

  • brain
  • Brain_research
  • neuroscience
  • brainscience

Academy Professor Samuel Kaski takes part in shaping Finland’s AI future

26. toukokuu 2017

Professor Kaski is a member of the new steering group preparing a proposal for Finland’s artificial intelligence programme.

Cooperation

  • artificial_intelligence
  • computer_science

Professor in acoustics Tapio Lokki named AES Fellow

23. toukokuu 2017

Professor Lokki is promoted for bringing sensory evaluation to research of concert hall acoustics.

Science and art

  • concert_hall_acoustics
  • aes
  • acoustics

Child patients value warm encounters; parents support and smooth day to day life

23. toukokuu 2017

Patient experiences at the Children's Hospital have a wide ranging impact on the family’s daily life outside the hospital too.

Science and art Press releases

  • digital_services
  • computer_science
  • hci
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