Assembly of the Suomi 100 satellite has begun

13. heinäkuu 2017

Final assembly of the next Finnish satellite began this week in Otaniemi. The Suomi 100 satellite should be ready in August and launched into space in December.

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Special journal issue showcases Aalto University’s materials research

13. kesäkuu 2017

The special issue of Advanced Electronic Materials published by Wiley Inc. presents 12 articles on materials research conducted at Aalto University.

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Aalto-2 no longer responds to commands

12. kesäkuu 2017

After a promising start, the satellite mission faces communication problems caused likely due radiation damaged component by batteries damaged by low temperature.

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Small satellites accelerate realisation of space programme

6. kesäkuu 2017

MSc (Tech.) Antti Kestilä will defend his doctoral dissertation on rapid space missions on 9 June 2017.

Science and art

Weisell Foundation donates 50 000 euros to Aalto University’s Metsähovi Radio Observatory

6. kesäkuu 2017

The donation will be used to purchase control motors and a receiver for a 5.5 metre radio telescope.

Cooperation

Innovation award for women goes to Professor Hele Savin

1. kesäkuu 2017

Professor Savin has developed an applied nanotechnology method for producing high-capacity solar cells with the help of “black silicon” that employs nanostructures.

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Quantum technology selected as an Academy of Finland Centre of Excellence

1. kesäkuu 2017

Aalto is also involved in the space and imaging centres of excellence.

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The students’ inventiveness knows no bounds on the Electrical Workshop Course

29. toukokuu 2017

Applying theory in practice through planning electronical devices is the priority of the course.

Studies

LuxTurrim5G brings a new generation of data networks to urban streets

26. toukokuu 2017

New intelligent network provides great business opportunities.

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First Aalto-2 signal received from Japan

25. toukokuu 2017

Released into orbit on 25 May, Aalto-2 is measuring the features of the thermosphere.

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Aalto-2 satellite's deployment into orbit delayed

22. toukokuu 2017

The planned deployment of the satellite on Tuesday will have to be postponed due to an extra space walk.

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Aalto-2 satellite goes into orbit to measure the thermosphere

19. toukokuu 2017

The small satellites will be deployed from the International Space Station on 23 May.

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Submit your suggestion for Electrical Engineering Alumnus of the Year 2017

10. toukokuu 2017

The Aalto University School of Electrical Engineering will select its second Alumnus of the Year.

Other

Upper secondary school pupils dived into the world of nanosatellites

2. toukokuu 2017

New space missions were created on the basis of the Aalto satellites in the course organised by LUMA Centre Aalto.

Studies

Aalto-2 satellite arrived at the International Space Station

22. huhtikuu 2017

The Cygnus cargo spacecraft transporting satellites docked on the station at 1.05 pm.

Science and art

A new method developed for measuring carbon nanotubes

19. huhtikuu 2017

With this method can be measured e.g. the number of single walled carbon nanotubes and their concentration in a carbon nanotube layer.

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Master the technology, sky is the limit

18. huhtikuu 2017

The four-day LUMA course allows one to dive into nanotechnology and discover: technology is a tool that allows one to do their own thing.

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Aalto-2 satellite launched into space

18. huhtikuu 2017

The launch from Cape Canaveral was successful and Aalto-2 is on its way towards the International Space Station.

Best Student Paper Award to the Antennas and Propagation Research Group

5. huhtikuu 2017

They have received the Award at 11th European Conference on Antennas and Propagation on March 24, 2017.

Honored

Aalto-2 satellite to be launched after Easter

5. huhtikuu 2017

The new launch date has been set for Tuesday, 18 April.

Science and art

New 5G transmitter 20 times more efficient than the previous ones

21. maaliskuu 2017

The new 5G radio transmitter is designed for the small fifth generation base stations.

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The latest installation lectures available on video

21. maaliskuu 2017

Aalto University's newly tenured professors reveal the secrets of miniature robotics and optimizing human-computer interaction, among other things.

Science and art

Launch times draw near for Aalto satellites

6. maaliskuu 2017

Aalto-2 is already ready and waiting at the launch site. Aalto-1 will probably be transferred to the launch site in the coming weeks.

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A SOI wafer is a suitable substrate for gallium nitride crystals

2. maaliskuu 2017

Improved characteristics in power electronics and radio applications can be achieved by using a SOI wafer for gallium nitride growth.

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Record-breaking tiny centenary celebration logo only a hundredth of a millimetre in size

22. helmikuu 2017

The logo for Finland’s centennial was created from silicon with the same method as the world's smallest Aalto vase.

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