PREIN offered a Photonics workshop in Shaking up Tech
Oct 17, 2019, 7:06 PM
The workshop titled Become a master of light offered insights to photonics for young gilrs participating in the event at Tampere University.
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Millenium Youth Prize challenges young people to an innovation competition
Oct 4, 2019, 3:47 PM
The competition for solving big global challenges is now open and the best solutions will be awarded in May 2020.
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The Flagship for Photonics Research and Innovation PREIN is looking for an Impact Specialist
Oct 4, 2019, 12:22 PM
PREIN is looking for an Impact Specialist to stengthen our outreach and innovation team
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Research on mystery rogue waves summarised in new publication
Oct 3, 2019, 12:59 PM
The article published in Nature Reviews Physics summarises the international plethora of study on rogue waves since 2007 to date.
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BEST course in photonics arranged in Tampere in October
Oct 3, 2019, 12:36 PM
Tampere University offers a one week course “Game of Photons” for bachelor students of technology around Europe.
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Aalto University acknowledges the research impact of two flagships
Sep 4, 2019, 3:30 PM
In the opening ceremony of Aalto FCAI and PREIN flagships were awarded Research Impact Award
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Photonics Research and Innovation PREIN Newsletter launched!
Sep 2, 2019, 4:01 PM
The bi-monthly PREIN newsletter is launched. Subscribe now on the prein.fi main page to the newsletter
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Four flagships to contribute to the Forest and Photonics event
Aug 30, 2019, 2:41 PM
The thematic seminar on forestry and photonics will take place on October 7-8 in Koli.
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A new joint Erasmus Mundus masters programme related to the photonics flagship selected
Aug 15, 2019, 9:40 AM
Master of Science in Imaging and Light in Extended Reality, IMLEX coordinated by University of Eastern Finland has been selected as an Erasmus Mundus Joint Master Degree progamme
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New publication on "materials that learn"
Aug 13, 2019, 2:15 PM
The topical area of a recently published research article is materials that learn, a new concept Professor Arri Priimägi from Tampere University and Professor Olli Ikkala from Aalto University together with other researchers in their teams are developing.
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Horizon2020 funding for research consortium on pulse-laser cutting
Jun 10, 2019, 2:10 PM
Tampere University coordinated project receives 5 million euro funding from the European commission to develop pulsed lasers.
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Great success for the Kickoff Meeting of PREIN
Jun 7, 2019, 11:13 AM
The PREIN flagship organised an official kick-off in connection to the Optics and Photonics days on May 27th in cooperation with Photonics Finland
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Light-controlled autonomous soft robots which mimic nature
May 27, 2019, 9:54 AM
The research of Owies Wani in his doctoral dissertation Bioinspired Light Robots reveals how nano-scale robots can mimic nature.
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PREIN Flagship kick-off event organized at the Optics and Photonics days in May 2019
Apr 29, 2019, 2:16 PM
The Photonics Research and Innovation Flagship, PREIN project, will organize an official kick-off event in connection with the Optics and Photonics Days at Aalto University.
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The Board of Tampere University visited the photonics laboratories in Tampere University
May 23, 2019, 8:28 PM
Professors Humeyra Caglayan and Goëry Genty presented the Tampere University photonics laboratories and the research to the board members.
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The International Day of Light event at VTT introduced photonics to comprehensive and secondary school students
May 20, 2019, 4:16 PM
Around 200 students from comprehensive and secondary schools visited the VTT Oulu site for the International Day of Light event on 16.5.2019.
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Celebrate the International Day of Light on May 16th!
May 16, 2019, 9:21 AM
Light is a beautiful cultural metaphor for openness, inclusion and enlightenment - all qualities that the world today needs more than ever. UNESCO has declared May 16th as the International Day of Light in 2017.
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Flagship projects featured in the Academy of Finland videos
Apr 29, 2019, 1:48 PM
The Academy of Finland’s Flagship Programme is an instrument that promotes excellent research and versatile impact arising therefrom.
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Zhipei Sun to Receive Highly Competed ERC Advanced Grant
Apr 30, 2019, 12:23 PM
Professor Zhipei Sun from the Department of Electronics and Nanotechnology at Aalto University was one of the recipients of the ERC Advanced Grants awarded by the European Research Council.
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Success for the launch event of the Photonics Research and Innovation Flagship
Apr 23, 2019, 9:21 AM
The Photonics Research and Innovation Flagship launch event gathered Tampere University leaders, photonics researchers and local stakeholders together to celebrate the success in the Academy of Finland funding.
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