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Welcome to Aalto University

The Course

Aalto University  is a new foundation-based university comprising science, technology, business and arts. There are over 20,000 students, 370 professors and 5,000 staff in Aalto University. Within its focus areas, Aalto is proud to host seven Centers of Excellence, six Academy Professors appointed by the Academy of Finland and 18 grants awarded by the European Research Council (ERC).

Aalto is the only Finnish university to be included in Leiden University’s list of Europe’s top 100 top universities by publication impact. The Department of Applied Physics pursues vigorous research activities in the field of physical sciences with important industrial applications and technological potential. Much of the research is focused on condensed matter and materials physics, on quantum physics and nano-optics, and on advanced energy sciences. Read more.

Contact Details

Academic coordinators
Dr. Janne Halme: janne.halme@aalto.fi
Prof. Robin Ras: robin.ras@aalto.fi

Administrative coordinator
Kati Kauppila: kati.kauppila@aalto.fi

Aalto University
School of Science
PL 15400 / P.O. Box 15400 (Konemiehentie 2, room B151)